USA Beat China to Head the Standings, Netherlands Overcome Germany to Book Finals Place

Hong Kong Coliseum, venue for the Pool H1 matches of the Volleyball World Grand Prix, with USA leading China 14-7 in set 3.  USA won the match 3-0 to go top of the Standings. (Bill Cox/Epoch Times)
Hong Kong Coliseum, venue for the Pool H1 matches of the Volleyball World Grand Prix, with USA leading China 14-7 in set 3. USA won the match 3-0 to go top of the Standings. (Bill Cox/Epoch Times)

All 3 Pool rounds of the FIVB Volleyball World Grand Prix 2016 are now complete following conclusion of the matches on Sunday June 26, with...

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  • Stephen Curry (R) and the Golden State Warriors would likely have to get past Tony Parker and the San Antonio Spurs in order to repeat as champions. (Ronald Cortes/Getty Images)

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  • Greg Bryant (L) played his first two seasons at Notre Dame before transferring to UAB. (Michael Hickey/Getty Images)

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  • Former Penn State assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky was sentenced to at least 30 years and not more that 60 years in prison for his conviction in June on 45 counts of child sexual abuse. (Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

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  • Right photo: Chairman and President of the Trump Organization Donald Trump. (David Becker/Getty Images)  Left photo: Former Indiana, Army, and Texas Tech head coach Bobby Knight retired with 899 wins. (Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

    Bob Knight: Former Indiana Basketball Coach Expected to Join Donald Trump in Indianapolis

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  • The USC Trojans will begin their first full season under Clay Helton in 2016. (Harry How/Getty Images)

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  • Former North Carolina and NBA star Michael Jordan watches the championship game between Villanova and North Carolina. (AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall)

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  • HOUSTON, TEXAS - APRIL 04:  The Villanova Wildcats celebrate defeating the North Carolina Tar Heels 77-74 to win the 2016 NCAA Men's Final Four National Championship game at NRG Stadium on April 4, 2016 in Houston, Texas.  (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

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  • Kris Jenkins of the Villanova Wildcats celebrates wth teammates after making the game-winning three-pointer to defeat the North Carolina Tar Heels 77–74 for the national championship. (Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

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  • Quarterback Troy Smith of the Ohio State Buckeyes won the 2006 Heisman Trophy award. (Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

    Watch: Ex-Ohio State Heisman Trophy Winner Troy Smith Fails Alphabet Test During OVI Arrest

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  • Mike Krzyzewski has led the Duke Blue Devils to 12 Final Four appearances and five National Championships. (Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

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    The NCAA Tournament can have quite an impact on the perception of a team’s season. A surprising run to the Final Four, like Syracuse did... Read more

  • The Wisconsin Badgers did the improbable in upsetting 38–0 Kentucky during the 2015 Final Four. (Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

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  • Austin Rivers (C) of the Duke Blue Devils was on the wrong end of one of the NCAA's biggest upsets when his favored team lost to Lehigh in 2012. (Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

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  • Actor Bill Murray's son Luke Murray is an assistant coach for the Xavier Musketeers. (Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

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  • Klint Carlson and the Northern Iowa Panthers had a 12-point lead with 44 seconds left against the Texas A&M Aggies, yet they ended up blowing the lead and losing in 2OT. (Tom Pennington/Getty Images)

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    The Texas A&M Aggies pulled off one of the all-time great comebacks in NCAA Tournament history Sunday night when they erased a 12-point deficit against... Read more

  • Arizona State Sun Devils fans saw their team go 15–17 this year and miss the NCAA Tournament. (Ralph Freso/Getty Images)

    Watch: Arizona State Students Get Fooled into Talking About Team’s Tournament Chances

    The Arizona State Sun Devils went 15–17 this past season—including a 5–13 mark in the Pac-12—and failed to make the NCAA Tournament. Do their students... Read more

  • Connecticut's Kemba Walker averaged 23.5 points per game in leading UConn to the 2011 National Championship. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong)

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    The high-pressure, single-elimination NCAA Tournament is where stars are born, heroes are made, and championships are won. Some players thrive under the pressure and become household... Read more

  • U.S. President—and college basketball fan—Barack Obama has again picked Kansas to win it all this year. (Mike Theiler-Pool/Getty Images)

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  • NBA analyst Charles Barkley of TNT is one of the more popular voices in sports. (Brett Deering/Getty Images)

    Charles Barkley: CBS Basketball Analyst Has Difficulty Using Touch Screen of NCAA Tournament Bracket

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  • The top-ranked Kansas Jayhawks have won 14 straight games and carry a 30–4 record into the NCAA Tournament. (Ed Zurga/Getty Images)

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  • Rick Pitino has led the Louisville Cardinals to three Final Fours and a national championship in his 15 years at the university. (Dylan Buell/Getty Images)

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  • Tyler Ulis of the Kentucky Wildcats averages 16.8 points and 7.2 assists per game. (Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

    Watch: Kentucky’s Tyler Ulis Appears To Take Cheap Shot at Texas A&M Player in SEC Title Game

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  • FILE - This is a Monday, March 7, 2016 file photo showing tennis star Maria Sharapova speakings about her failed drug test at the Australia Open during a news conference in Los Angeles. Sharapova has been suspended for two years by the International Tennis Federation for testing positive for meldonium at the Australian Open. The ruling, announced Wednesday, June 8, 2016 can be appealed to the Court of Arbitration for Sport. (AP Photo/Damian Dovarganes, File)

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  • Roger Federer has lost in the Wimbledon finals each of the past two years to Novak Djokovic. (Shaun Botterill/Getty Images)

    Roger Federer Withdraws From French Open, Says ‘Unnecessary Risk by Playing’

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  • Serena Williams has dominated women's tennis of late, winning three Grand Slams in 2015. (Bradley Kanaris/Getty Images)

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  • Russian tennis player Maria Sharapova at a press conference in downtown Los Angeles, on March 7, 2016. (ROBYN BECK/AFP/Getty Images)

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    LOS ANGELES—Tennis star Maria Sharapova says she failed a drug test at the Australian Open. The five-time major champion took full responsibility for her mistake... Read more

  • Maria Sharapova is one of just 10 women to achieve the career Grand Slam. (Zak Kaczmarek/Getty Images)

    Maria Sharapova: Tennis Player to Make ‘Major Announcement’ in Press Conference, Agent Says

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  • MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA - JANUARY 20:  Roger Federer of Switzerland serves in his second round match against Alexandr Dolgopolov of Ukraine during day three of the 2016 Australian Open at Melbourne Park on January 20, 2016 in Melbourne, Australia.  (Photo by Scott Barbour/Getty Images)

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  • Novak Djokovic (R) has stopped Roger Federer in four of the last seven Grand Slam events—including three times in the finals. (Michael Dodge/Getty Images)

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  • Milos Raonic plays a backhand in his fourth round match against Stan Wawrinka at the 2016 Australian Open Jan. 25, 2016 in Melbourne, Australia. (Mark Kolbe/Getty Images)

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  • Roger Federer has already won six titles this season to give him 88 for his career. (AP Photo/Michel Euler)

    Federer: It’s Time to Name Players Suspected of Match Fixing

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  • Team Britain winning the Davis Cup after Andy Murray defeated Belgium’s David Goffin, rear right, in three sets, 6-3, 7-5, 6-3, during their singles Davis Cup final tennis match at the Flanders Expo in Ghent, Belgium, Sunday, Nov. 29, 2015. (AP Photo/Alastair Grant)

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  • Jelena Jankovic (turquoise dress) shakes hands with Angelique Kerber after winning the Prudential Hong Kong Open 2015 at the Victoria Park Stadium on Sunday Oct 18, 2015. (Bill Cox/Epoch Times)

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  • Novak Djokovic won the 2015 US Open, giving him 10 major titles for his career. (Jewel Samad/AFP/Getty Images)

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  • Serena Williams reacts after losing a point to Roberta Vinci, of Italy, during a semifinal match at the U.S. Open tennis tournament, Friday, Sept. 11, 2015, in New York. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez)

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  • Pete Sampras (L) and Andre Agassi met four times at the US Open—three times in the finals—and Sampras won all four times. (Al Bello/Getty Images)

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  • Roger Federer has won the US Open five times, but none since 2008. (Don Emmert/AFP/Getty Images)

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  • Edmonton Eskimos' Adarius Bowman (R) juggles a pass as Calgary Stampeders' Joe Burnett looks on at McMahon Stadium in Calgary on Sept. 7. (The Canadian Press/Jeff McIntosh)

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  • Serena Williams of the US serves to Vitalia Diatchenko of Russia during their Womens Singles Round 1 match at the 2015 US Open at USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center in New York on August 31, 2015. (Jewel Samad/AFP/Getty Images)

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  • Rafael Nadal hasn't advanced past the quarters of a major since the 2014 French Open. (Minas Panagiotakis/Getty Images)

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  • Top table guests at the Prudential Hong Kong Tennis Open press conference at the Excelsior Hotel on Monday August 31(L-R) Christopher Lai, CEO Hong Kong Tennis Association and Tournament Director the Hong Kong Tennis Open, 2015; Tony Wilkey, Chief Executive of Prudential Corporation Asia, Title Sponsors of the Hong Kong Tennis Open; Emily Mo, Secretary to the Mega Event Fund Assessment Committee and Assistant Commissioner for Tourism; and Jonathan McKinley, Deputy Secretary (recreation and Sport) of Home Affairs Bureau. (Bill Cox/Epoch Times)

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  • Rafael Nadal had lost the previous two Wimbledon finals to Roger Federer before prevailing in 2008. (Alessia Pierdomenico-Pool/Getty Images)

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  • A general view during a Group B match of the 2016 Copa America Centenario between Brazil and Haiti at Camping World Stadium on June 8. (Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)

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  • Is Lionel Messi right up there with Diego Maradona and Pele as one of the best to ever play? Not everyone thinks so. (David Ramos/Getty Images)

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  • Flares are lit on the stands after Russia scored a goal during the Euro 2016 Group B soccer match between England and Russia, at the Velodrome stadium in Marseille, France, Saturday, June 11, 2016. (AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth)

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  • Colombia's James Rodriguez controls the ball during a Copa America Centenario football match against Paraguay in Pasadena, California, United States, on June 7, 2016. (MARK RALSTON/AFP/Getty Images)

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  • Diego Simeone, Atlético de Madrid coach, prior to the UEFA Champions League semi-final match between Atletico de Madrid and FC Bayern Muenchen at Vincente Calderon in Madrid, Spain, on April 27, 2016. (Alexander Hassenstein/Bongarts/Getty Images)

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  • Ewan MacKenzie applied for the manager position at his local soccer team.

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  • Clear and away: Yau Yee League defender (in pink) kicks the ball out of the area before Singapore Cricket Club winger can get a chance of a strike at goal during their Masters Group B match, in the HKFC Citi Soccer Sevens 2016 at Sports Road on Saturday May 21. (Eddie So)

    Aston Villa in Sevens Heaven, Capture Sixth Title

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  • Aston Villa, Cup  Winners of the Main tournament of the HKFC Citi Soccer Sevens on 22 May 2016 at the Hong Kong Football Club. (Li Man Yuen/Power Sport Images)

    Aston Villa Win 2016 HKFC Citibank Soccer 7’s

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  • (R-L) Hong Kong Football Club's Gary Gheczy, Leicester City's Elliott Moore, Aston Villa's Khalid Abdo, West Ham United's Lewis Page, Stoke City's Lewis Banks, Wellington Phoenix's Justin Gulley, and Newcastle United's Dan Barlaser at the Noon Day Gun, Causeway Bay on May 19, 2016. (Lucas Schifres/Power Sport Images)

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  • Vancouver Whitecaps winger Kekuta Manneh scores against Toronto FC in Toronto on May 14, 2016. The Gambian scored two goals against the second best defense in MLS. (The Canadian Press/Peter Power)

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  • In this Friday, Dec. 19, 2014 file photo, FIFA chairman of audit and compliance Domenico Scala attends a press conference in Marrakech, Morocco. (AP Photo/Christophe Ena)

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  • Football action in an early season match between Albion and Corinthians in the HKFA first division at Sports Road on Oct 18, 2015. (Bill Cox/Epoch Times)

    Eastern Finish as HKFA Premier League Champions, Kitchee Close Second

    HKFA Premier League season concluded at the weekend May 7-8 with Kitchee 2-nil victors over Eastern, Yuen Long 2-nil winners over Dreams metro Gallery, BC... Read more

  • After slipping the ball past a charging Lucky Mile goalie, Beto Doc Santos, Jose Wellington of Easyknit Property, side foots the ball into the net while under pressure from two Lucky Mile defenders, increasing the lead of Easyknit Property to 4-2, the final score, in the HKFA First division match at Sports Road on Sunday May 1, 2016. (Bill Cox/Epoch Times)

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  • Leicester City striker Jamie Vardy celebrates scoring against Sunderland with Leonardo Ulloa, Riyad Mahrez, and Danny Simpson at the Stadium of Light in Sunderland on April 10, 2016. (Lindsey Parnaby/AFP/Getty Images)

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  • GAS goalkeeper Adam Bilbey narrowly misses this penalty strike awarded to Wanderers for a GAS hand-ball offence in the penalty area after 22 minutes of play, setting Wanderers on track for a 3-nil win in the final round of season in the Yau Yee league first division at Sports Road on Sunday April 24, 2016. (Bill Cox/Epoch Times)

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    HONG KONG—There were four HKFA Premier League matches played last weekend, with Eastern having the chance to claim the title if they achieved victory over... Read more

  • Toronto FC defender Drew Moor stretches to knock the ball away from Montreal Impact forward Didier Drogba at Stade Saputo in Montreal on April 23, 2016. (The Canadian Press/Paul Chiasson)

    Montreal Impact Expect Stade Saputo Good Times to Return

    MONTREAL—Stade Saputo means everything to the Montreal Impact. It is their true home and central to growing the soccer culture in the region. And while... Read more

  • GAS Goalie, Adam Bilbey, makes one of his important interceptions of the season in the match against Club Colts on April 3 helping his team to another important win in their journey to the 2015-16 league title. (Bill Cox/Epoch Times)

    HKFA FA Cup Quarter Finals, GAS Clinch Yau Yee League Title

    There were four HKFA FA Cup quarter finals played this weekend, Eastern playing Yuen Long at Mongkok Stadium, Dreams Metro Gallery opposing BC Rangers at... Read more

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    HONG KONG—Saturday (Apr 9, 2016) saw this year’s HKFA League Cup Final contested between Kitchee and South China at Mongkok Stadium. Kitchee took the early... Read more

  • SECAUCUS, NJ - MARCH 27: Gordie Howe attends the Solid Gold Autograph show at the Meadowlands Plaza on March 27, 2010 in Secaucus, New Jersey. (Photo by Bobby Bank/WireImage)

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    Hockey legend Gordie Howe has died, his son, Marty Howe told CNN Sports. Howe is a hockey hall-of-famer and four-time Stanley Cup championship winner. He is considered one of... Read more

  • Nation celebrate their victory in the in the International division of the 2016 Mega Ice Hockey 5s, at Mega Ice on Saturday May 7, 2016, together with Ms Czarina Man, Director of MegaBox and a few of their special friends. (Bill Cox/Epoch Times)

    Pandoo Nation and Kung POW Kings Take Top Prizes in Hockey 5s

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  • HK Select winners of the Bantam A division of the Youth Hokey 5’s at Mega Ice on Saturday April 30, 2016. (Bill Cox/Epoch Times)

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    HONG KONG—The annual Hong Kong Hockey 5’s started last week with the youth tournament being held last week and the adult competition is now in... Read more

  • South China Sharks celebrate winning the CIHL playoffs to take the Quam Cup at Mega Ice on Thursday April 21, 2016.  (Bill Cox/Epoch Times)

    Sharks Overcome Tycoons to Win Quam Cup

    HONG KONG—MBO South China Sharks take the 2015-16 Quam Cup over Quam Hong Kong Tycoons 9-6 in a thoroughly entertaining, action packed final of the... Read more

  • Khalsa-A celebrate winning the Hong Kong Hockey Association Premier Division league at Hong Kong Football Club on Mar 20, 2016. (Bill Cox/Epoch Times)

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  • Eric McKenna (42) of Kowloon Warriors is thwarted by Soputh China Sharks goalie Emmerson Keung (34) and  Craig Rossel (13) while Greg Smyth (10) is in perfect position to receive a pass, during the first playoff match between Sharks and Warriors at Mega Ice on Thursday March 24, 2016. (Bill Cox/Epoch Times)

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    HONG KONG—With the regular CIHL season matches complete the final ranking of the teams shows South China Sharks way out in front in the standings... Read more

  • KCC A, U12 Plate Winners of the Khalsa, hockey mini-tournament, held at Happy Valley, Hong Kong on Saturday March 19, 2016. Dr. Bibi Inderjit Kaur (Middle 2nd L) is in the photo.(Eddie So)

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  • Arshad Muhammad of Khalsa tops off their score at 10:0 against HKCC in the HKHA Premier Division match at Hong Kong Football Club on Sunday March 13, 2016. (Bill Cox/Epoch Times)

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  • Goalmouth action between Hong Kong (in red) and Macau in the senior Interport hockey fixture at King’s Park on Sunday March 6, 2016. (Bill Cox/Epoch Times)

    Hong Kong Win Juniors, Vets and Seniors in Macau Interport

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  • Montreal Impact's Ignacio Piatti scores a fantastic goal in Vancouver on March 6, 2016. The Impact handed the Whitecaps a second straight opening day home loss to a Canadian team. (The Canadian Press/Darryl Dyck)

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    Move over hockey, soccer’s taking center stage in March. It doesn’t matter that it’s too cold to play the beautiful game outdoors. Aside from the... Read more

  • Gus Allan of HKFC-A scores against HKCC-A in the Premier division match at HKFC on Sunday Feb 28. HKFC went on to win a close contest 5-3 to retain their 2nd place in the standings behind Khalsa-A. (Bill Cox/Epoch Times)

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  • Montreal traded Devante Smith-Pelly, seen here against Philadelphia at the Wells Fargo Center on Jan. 5, to New Jersey on NHL trade deadline day. He had an emotional interview with journalists after the trade. (Elsa/Getty Images)

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  • Jan Adams of HKFC-A pops in a high ball to score his second goal in their HKHA Premier Division match against Khalsa-A at King’s Park on Saturday Feb 21. (Bill Cox/Epoch Times)

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  • Angus Allan (Blue No 11) scores for HK Football Club against SSSC in the HKHA Premier Division match at King's Park on Sunday Feb 14, 2016. (Bill Cox/Epoch Times)

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  • In this Sunday, Jan. 31, 2016, file photo, Pacific Division defenseman Brent Burns (88), of the San Jose Sharks, talks with a referee during the NHL hockey All-Star championship game in Nashville, Tenn. When Brent Burns packs his bags for road trips, the Sharks defenseman usually leaves some cosmetic teeth behind. “I don’t wear them often,” he said. “I usually find them in a drawer a couple months down the road and put them somewhere safe, forget where that is, and find them a couple months later.” (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey, File)

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  • With 4 goals on the night, Lucas Eshleman of Hong Kong Tycoons lines up for a strike at the South China Shark’s goal during their CIHL match at Mega Ice on Thursday Feb 4, 2016.
Caption: (Cox/Epoch Times)

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  • SSSC's Satwinder Singh launches a strike only to have Khalsa goalkeeper Aiden Ibrahim diving to deny him in their HKHA Premier-A match at King’s Park on Sunday Jan 31, 2019. (Eddie So)

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  • Deflector: Khalsa player/coach Arif Ali can only watch in dismay as Club reduce their 2-0 lead through a Gabriel Tsoi penalty corner, in their HK Premier Division match at HKFC on Sunday Jan 17, 2016. (Eddie So)

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  • Goalmouth action in the match between South China Sharks and Hong Kong Tycoons in the CIHL in Hong Kong on Thursday Jan 14, 2016. Tycoons scooped an 8-6 win by pulling out 2-goals late in the 3rd session. (Cox/Epoch Times)

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  • The Toronto Maple Leafs Tie Domi, right, and goalie Mikael Tellqvist celebrate their 5-1 win over the Tampa Bay Lightning in Toronto Saturday, March 11, 2006. (CP PHOTO/Aaron Harris)

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  • Helio Castroneves, of Brazil, drives through turn one during the final practice session for the Indianapolis 500 auto race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway in Indianapolis, Friday, May 27, 2016. (AP Photo/Michael Conroy)

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  • Talladega Superspeedway on May 1, 2016 in Talladega, Alabama. (Sean Gardner/Getty Images)

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  • Dale Earnhardt Jr, driver of the #88 Nationwide Chevrolet, climbs into his car during practice for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series GEICO 500 at Talladega Superspeedway on April 29. (Jared C. Tilton/Getty Images)

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  • Kyle Busch, driver of the #18 M&M's Crispy Toyota, affixes the winner’s decal to his car in Victory Lane after winning the series championship and the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Ford EcoBoost 400 at Homestead-Miami Speedway on November 22, 2015 in Homestead, Florida. (Chris Graythen/Getty Images)

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  • Three-time MotoGP World Champion Jorge Lorenzo is leaving Yamaha for Ducati in 2017. (Thomas B. Shea/AFP/Getty Images)

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  • A general view from behind the starting line as a top alcohol dragster waits to make his run during the finals for the NHRA Carolinas Nationals at the Zmax Dragway on September 14, 2008 in Concord, North Carolina. (Rusty Jarrett/Getty Images)

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  • Team members scuff the car's tyres as they roll it back before launching a run during the Top Fuel Car qualifying for the European Drag Racing Championships at Santa Pod Raceway on September 5, 2014 in Podington, England. (Dan Istitene/Getty Images)

    Drag Racer Ronnie Davis and Journalist Ian Tocher Injured in Crash

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  • Guy Martin of Great Britain looks on during the Cemetery Circuit Motorcycle Races in Wanganui, New Zealand, on Dec. 26, 2013. (Hagen Hopkins/Getty Images)

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  • TALLADEGA, AL - MAY 02:  Derek White, driver of the #40 Braille Battery/Grafoid Dodge, stands on the grid during qualifying for the NASCAR XFINITY Series Winn Dixie 300 at Talladega Superspeedway on May 2, 2015 in Talladega, Alabama.  (Photo by Drew Hallowell/Getty Images)

    Derek White: NASCAR Driver to Face 7 Charges in Biggest Tobacco-Smuggling Bust in North America

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  • The #0 Elan DeltaWing rounds Turn Seven at Sebring Raceway during the 2016 IMSA WeatherTech Twelve Hours of Sebring, March 19. (Bill kent/Epoch Times)

    Bill Kent: 2016 Sebring Twelve Hours Photo Gallery One

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  • McLaren Honda's Fernando Alonso crashes into the wall after colliding with Haas F1 Team's Esteban Gutierrez during the Formula One Australian Grand Prix in Melbourne. (Max Blyton/AFP/Getty Images)

    Watch: Fernando Alonso Walks Away From Vicious Wreck at Australian Grand Prix

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  • Kyle Larson was involved in an on-track incident during the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Auto Club 400 at Auto Club Speedway on March 20, 2016 in Fontana, California. (Jeff Gross/Getty Images)

    Watch: Kyle Larson Crashes Hard Into Inside Wall During Auto Club 400

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  • Extreme Speed Motorsports drivers Johannes van Overbeek, Scott Sharp, Ed Brown, and Luis Felipe Derani celebrate winning the Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring. (Chris Jasurek/Epoch Times)

    Extreme Speed Motorsports Wins the Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring

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  • The #5 Action Express Racing Coyote-Corvette of Christian Fittipaldi and the #31 Action Express/Whelen Engineering Coyote-Corvette of Dane Cameron lead the race minutes before the red flag waves. (Chris Jasurek/Epoch Times)

    Sebring Twelve Hours Red Flagged for Rain

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  • The #0 DeltaWing Prototype enters Turn 17 during Thursday's Night Practice at Sebring Raceway. (Bill Kent/Epoch Times)

    Sebring Night Practice Photo Gallery

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  • Oliver Pla in the #60 Michael Shank Racing Ligier JS P2-Honda will start from the pole at the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring. (Chris Jasurek/Epoch Times)

    Grid Set for 64th Twelve Hours of Sebring

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  • Dane Cameron in the #31 Action Express Racing/Whelen Engineering Coyote-Corvette DP set the quickest time of the four sessions, 1:52.135 at 120.070 mph. (Chris Jasurek/Epoch Times)

    Action Express Leads Fourth Sebring Practice

    SEBRING, Fla.—Action Express Racing has not only demonstrated its intention to win the IMSA WeatherTech 64th Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring, the team had... Read more

  • The defending champion #5 Action Express Coyote Corvette DP was quickest in the afternoon sessions, while its sister car the #31 Action Express/Whelen Coyote Corvette was quickest in the morning. (Chris Jasurek/Epoch Times)

    IMSA WeatherTech Kicks Off Twelve Hours of Sebring Weekend

    SEBRING, Fla.—The 64th running of the IMSA WeatherTech Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring Fueled by Fresh From Florida—that’s the official name of the Sebring... Read more

  • (L-R) Simon Pagenaud, Juan Montoya, and Ryan Hunter-Reay raise their trophies after the Verizon IndyCar Grand Prix of St. Petersburg, Sunday, March 13, 2016. (Chris Jasurek/Epoch Times)

    IndyCar: Montoya, Penske, and Chevrolet Speak Loudly at St. Pete

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  • Penske Racing driver Juan Montoya led the final 44 laps of the IndyCar St. Petersburg Grand Prix, winning by 2.3 seconds. (Chris Jasurek/Epoch Times)

    Juan Montoya Wins IndyCar St. Petersburg Grand Prix

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  • Belgium's Antoine Demoitie of Wanty-Groupe Gobert died on March 27 after he was struck by a motorbike following a fall during the Gent-Wevelgem race in Belgium, police said. (Dirk Waem/AFP/Getty Images)

    Antoine Demoitié: Pro Cyclist Dies in Hospital After Being Hit by Motorbike at Gent-Wevelgem Race

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  • (From L) Belgian Antoine Demoitie of team Wallonie Bruxelles, Belgian Gianni Meersman of team Ettix - Quick-Step and Belgian Tiesj Benoot of Lotto - Soudal celebrate on the podium on March 20, 2015 after the 'Handzame Classic' cycling race in Handzame, Kortemark. (DAVID STOCKMAN/AFP/Getty Images)

    Antoine Demoitie: Pro Cyclist in Serious Condition After Being Hit by Motorbike at Gent-Wevelgem Race

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  • Oshane Williams beats Daniel Dowling to the finish line to win the Chain of Lakes Cycling Classic Pro 1/2 crit on Sunday, March 6, 2016. (Chris Jasurek/Epoch Times)

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  • The Chain of Lakes Cycling Classic brought the excitement of bicycle racing to downtown Winter Park. (Chris Jasurek/Epoch Times)

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  • Lance Armstrong gets ready in Rodez, southwest France, prior to ride a stage of The Tour De France for a leukaemia charity, a day ahead of the competing riders, on July 17, 2015. For the first time since he was stripped of his seven Tour de France titles, Armstrong rode a stage of the famous race for charity. (Stephane De Sakutin/AFP/Getty Images)

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  • Britain's Stephen Cummings, wearing an orange helmet to mark Nelson Mandela's birthday, flashes the number 5 for the 5,000 bicycles the MTN Qhubeka team want to mobilize for South African children as he crosses the finish line to win the fourteenth stage of the Tour de France cycling race over 178.5 kilometers (110.9 miles) with start in Rodez and finish in Mende, France, Saturday, July 18, 2015. (AP Photo/Peter Dejong)

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  • Le Tour de France 2015 - Stage Eleven

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  • Mark Cavendish (C) of Great Britain and Etixx-Quick Step and Andre Greipel (R) of Germany and Lotto-Soudal sprint for the finish line during stage seven of the 2015 Tour de France, a 190.5km stage between Livarot and Fougeres on July 10, 2015 in Fougeres, France. (Bryn Lennon/Getty Images)

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  • Joaquim “Purito” Rodriguez of Team Katusha celebrates winning Stage 3 of the Vuelta al Pais Vasco (Tour of the Basque Country) on April 8, 2015—his first win of the season. He repeated the feat with another summit victory in Stage 4, April 9, 20015, holding on to second in the General Classification. (

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  • Cyclist Gino Batali, who was responsible for saving the lives of many Italian Jews during the Holocaust, in the documentary "My Italian Secret." (Storyville Films)

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  • A pack of cyclists races shoulder-to-shoulder around a tight corner at 30 mph during the Chain of Lakes Cycling Classics Criterium in downtown Winter Haven, Fla March 1, 2015 (Chris Jasurek/Epoch Times)

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  • A rider negotiates the difficult terrain of the Vortex trail during the 2015 GoneRiding Twelve Hours of Santos mountain bike race, Feb. 21, 2015. (Chris Jasurek/Epoch Times)

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  • Sir Bradley Wiggins celebrates on the podium after winning the Elite Men's Individual Time Trial on day four of the UCI Road World Championships on September 24, 2014 in Ponferrada, Spain. (Bryn Lennon/Getty Images)

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  • ROCKING MONTE CARLO: Street trials rider Danny MacAskill performs at the Red Bull Energy Station ahead of the Monaco Formula One Grand Prix at Circuit de Monaco on May 22nd, 2014 in Monte-Carlo, Monaco (Gareth Cattermole/Getty Images)

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