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  • Djokovic thrashes Dimitrov to lay down marker

    LONDON (Reuters) - Novak Djokovic issued a statement of intent as he thrashed second seed Grigor Dimitrov to reach the quarter-finals of the ATP 500 Fever-Tree championships at Queen's Club on Thursday.

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  • UK finance leaders say openness is key to future prosperity

    Increased openness, not protectionism, is the best way to ensure Britain’s prosperity in a rapidly changing world, the U.K. government’s two most powerful money men said Thursday.

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  • Soccer: Classy Croatia rout Argentina to reach second round

    NIZHNY NOVGOROD, Russia (Reuters) - Croatia marched into the World Cup knockout stage by handing Argentina a 3-0 drubbing with goals from Ante Rebic, Luka Modric and Ivan Rakitic in their Group D match on Thursday to leave the hopes of the twice world champions hanging by a thread.

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  • Cricket-Roy ton helps power England into 4-0 lead over Australia

    LONDON, June 21 (Reuters) - England's rampant one-day side powered to a fourth straight win over Australia, following up their world record rampage at Trent Bridge with a commanding six-wicket victory at Chester-le-Street on Thursday led by centurion Jason Roy.

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  • UK finance leaders say openness is key to future prosperity

    Increased openness, not protectionism, is the best way to ensure Britain's prosperity in a rapidly changing world, the U.K. government's two most powerful money men said Thursday. Treasury chief Philip Hammond and Bank of England Gov. Mark Carney said financial and trade connections with...

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  • Tencent needs to see market gap before international expansion: executive

    CANNES, France (Reuters) - Chinese internet giant Tencent will only take its social networking platforms, music and gaming services to an international audience if it believes there is a gap in the market it can fill, a senior executive told Reuters on Thursday.

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