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Halle Open: Federers winning run continues, reaches semi-final

Halle Open: Federers winning run continues, reaches semi-final

With Alexander Zverev and Dominic Thiem already out of the competition, Federer's path towards a second consecutive Halle title is clearing - and that continued on Thursday. "I played Davis Cup ther...

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FIFA fines 3 Swiss players for goal celebration gestures

FIFA fines 3 Swiss players for goal celebration gestures

Serbia ", Fifa said in a statement sent to journalists on Saturday. Both players, who are ethnic Albanians and of Kosovar heritage, celebrated with a gesture which appeared to imitate the eagle di...

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Egypt keeper El Hadary becomes World Cup's oldest player

Egypt keeper El Hadary becomes World Cup's oldest player

Almuwallad had earlier missed a chance to equalize when El Hadary saved his penalty. He broke clear on goal but, after drawing Al Mosailem, uncharacteristically dinked wide of the right-hand post. El ...

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Lakers draft trade aimed at superteam built around LeBron James

Lakers draft trade aimed at superteam built around LeBron James

Fresh off another NBA Finals appearance, owner Dan Gilbert and the front office team made a decision to draft Alabama freshman standout point guard Collin Sexton. That game topped a 30 points effort...

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After lineup photographed, England urges media to help team

After lineup photographed, England urges media to help team

England can progress to the 2018 FIFA World Cup last-16 stage with a game to spare if they follow up their 2-1 win against Tunisia with another victory in the increasing hot Nizhny Novgorod . I ...

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NBA Draft 2018: Top 10 players that’ll have the best NBA careers

NBA Draft 2018: Top 10 players that’ll have the best NBA careers

Three Wildcats wound up drafted among the first 30 picks. "Following his workout with Phoenix in early June, the 7'1", 250-pounder told reporters , "I know I'm going #1". "Having my name call...

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Messi is not a leader, he is no Ronaldo, claims Petit

Messi is not a leader, he is no Ronaldo, claims Petit

Dejan Lovren of Croatia celebrates after beating Argentina at Nizhny Novgorod Stadium. Get the latest World Cup news updates. In basketball, debate over who the GOAT is is quite hard consideri...

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Romelu Lukaku, Eden Hazard give BEL big win

Romelu Lukaku, Eden Hazard give BEL big win

Here's how to watch Belgium vs. Tunisia online. There were no 0-0 draws in the 1954 tournament, which included 16 teams and a total of 26 games. In a high tempo game, Lukaku bagged a second cons...

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Poland’s mishaps help Senegal claim first African win

Poland’s mishaps help Senegal claim first African win

Senegal's M'Baye Niang scored a crucial and controversial goal over Poland on Tuesday in the World Cup when he sprinted back onto the pitch at just the right moment. Senegal's Mane and Poland's...

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LeBron prefers staying with Cleveland

LeBron prefers staying with Cleveland

The Cavs are said to be clueless as to what James will ultimately decide to do heading into the NBA Draft later this week. -NBA commissioner Adam Silver said he understands why some fans are upset...

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Iran v Spain 20 June 2018

Iran v Spain 20 June 2018

The 24-year-old full-back, who has been capped 20 times for his home country, ended up costing his team a valuable 30 seconds in the dying stages of the game, only for Spain to come back and claim...

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Phil Mickelson Took Advantage Of Risky Loophole With Double-Putt

Phil Mickelson Took Advantage Of Risky Loophole With Double-Putt

The USGA invoked the rule that delivers a two-stroke penalty for hitting a moving ball , but many wondered why Mickelson wasn't disqualified from the tournament entirely. "In that situation, I was ju...

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Bairstow had 'really good fun' at Trent Bridge

Bairstow had 'really good fun' at Trent Bridge

Roy struck his 82 runs off just 61 balls and Morgan needed just 30 balls to compile his 67. In Cardiff and Nottingham , their bowlers were dispatched for over 820 runs. Adil Rashid has developed int...

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Uruguay vs. Saudi Arabia - Football Match Report

Uruguay vs. Saudi Arabia - Football Match Report

Yet with Portugal and Spain as prospective last-16 opponents, it remains to be seen what advantage either could grasp from winning the group when they meet in Samara on 25 June (15.00 BST kick-off). C...

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Hawks eyeing Luka Doncic with the No. 3 pick

Hawks eyeing Luka Doncic with the No. 3 pick

After winning the Spanish league championship on Tuesday with his Real Madrid team, Slovenia's Luka Doncic will travel to New York City and attend Thursday's National Basketball Association draft, s...

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Senegal Has the Best Fans at the World Cup

Senegal Has the Best Fans at the World Cup

It was a relief for Africa after Egypt, Morocco, Nigeria, and Tunisia all lost their opening games. Poland conceded an own goal from defender Thiago Cionek in the 38th minute and saw Senegal ...

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Brazil, Switzerland end match in 1-1 draw

Brazil, Switzerland end match in 1-1 draw

Paolo Valeri". "But it didn't happen", Miranda said. Meanwhile, Tite's opposite number Vladimir Petkovic said he hoped his team would get some deserved recognition for the hard-earned point af...

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England confident ahead of World Cup opener against Tunisia

England confident ahead of World Cup opener against Tunisia

Managers usually like to keep their starting line-ups close to their chest to avoid giving their rivals a heads-up of their tactical approach but Delph said there was not a risk of a leak now the team...

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U.S. Open: Phil Mickelson melts down, hits still-rolling ball

U.S. Open: Phil Mickelson melts down, hits still-rolling ball

Mickelson had the golf world buzzing when he hit a moving ball on the 13th green on Saturday, and he was penalized two strokes but not disqualified. Mickelson, celebrating his 48th birthday, was...

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History made as VAR used for first time in World Cup match

History made as VAR used for first time in World Cup match

France coach Didier Deschamps made a double change as Olivier Giroud and Nabil Fekir came on for Griezmann and Ousmane Dembele, Australia replacing Tom Rogic with fellow midfielder Jackson Irvi...

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Philippe Coutinho stunner cancelled by Steven Zuber as Brazil held 1-1

Philippe Coutinho stunner cancelled by Steven Zuber as Brazil held 1-1

A second-half header from Steven Zuber cancelled out a sensational early goal from Philippe Coutinho as Switzerland and Brazil drew 1-1 in a tight Group E World Cup opener on Sunday. Mexican ref...

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Rashford set to return to England training

Rashford set to return to England training

Former Manchester United fitness coach Tony Strudwick is concerned about Marcus Rashford's World Cup injury. Before the tournament, England manager Gareth Southgate said of choosing Repino: "We we...

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Egypt forward Mohamed Salah fit to face Russian Federation

Egypt forward Mohamed Salah fit to face Russian Federation

But he also wasn't sure that his star striker couldn't have helped the Pharaohs pull off an upset in their Group A opener. Salah, undoubtedly the player to watch for Egypt in this year's World Cu...

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Russian Federation get party started by crushing Saudi Arabia in opener

Russian Federation get party started by crushing Saudi Arabia in opener

The Moscow Times , an English-language newspaper, echoed the thoughts of probably most Russian fans with dour headlines, such as "Destined to Defeat" and "Why Russia Is Doomed to Fail". The hosts...

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Eight injured after taxi runs into crowd in Moscow

Eight injured after taxi runs into crowd in Moscow

Mexico's embassy in Russian Federation said two of its citizens were among the injured. Moscow's traffic management authority said the driver had a licence issued in Kyrgyzstan and had not driven ...

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Phil Mickelson moving ball: Twitter goes wild US Open mistake

During play of the 13th hole Phil Mickelson made a stroke on the putting green at the time his ball was moving. Mickelson's playing partner, Andrew "Beef" Johnston, seemed to get a kick out of t...

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Egypt coach ‘very optimistic’ Salah will play opener

Egypt coach ‘very optimistic’ Salah will play opener

Gimenez rose perfectly to meet a Carlos Sanchez free kick and score the goal that broke a 48-year Uruguayan curse of failing to win their opening game at World Cup finals. We can confirm that the of...

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Cuper: Mo Salah should be fine to face Russian Federation

Cuper: Mo Salah should be fine to face Russian Federation

Defender Jose Gimenez was the unlikely 89th-minute match victor for Tabarez's men, who also struck a post late on through Edinson Cavani. With a nation sweating on his fitness, manager Hector Cup...

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Tiger Woods, Rory McIlroy and Graeme McDowell fighting to make cut

Fourteen-time major victor Woods (72) and McIlroy (70) both closed on 10 over while Spieth (71) finished with successive bogeys to miss out by one shot on nine over. He added: "If you had offered me o...

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US Open: Carnage at Shinnecock

US Open: Carnage at Shinnecock

I think Woods might find a low round on Friday and I'm also hopeful McIlroy may do the same too. "Is there a rule that allows me to see the ball when I hit it?" he asked. Featured Group coverage cha...

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Griezmann announces Atletico stay

Griezmann announces Atletico stay

His announcement mirrors a similar method used by National Basketball Association player LeBron James when he moved to the Cleveland Cavaliers from the Miami Heat in 2010. Following more intense spe...

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Egypt vs Uruguay, Yekaterinburg Arena,Yekaterinburg

Egypt vs Uruguay, Yekaterinburg Arena,Yekaterinburg

Mohamed Salah was set to become one of the stars of the World Cup , but he began Egypt's first match on the bench and would never make an appearance and his country would go on to lose in heartb...

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Morocco vows new bid for World Cup after 2026 failure

Morocco vows new bid for World Cup after 2026 failure

So much for U.S. The 2026 World Cup , which will be the first in North America since the US hosted in 1994, will be the first held in three different nations. Los Angeles is one of 23 proposed host...

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Mohamed Salah Overshadows Cristiano Ronaldo, Lionel Messi, Gets Grand Reception in Russian Federation

Mohamed Salah Overshadows Cristiano Ronaldo, Lionel Messi, Gets Grand Reception in Russian Federation

I see him as normal. "He's very focused on what the national team are doing and being able to help Portugal ". United's executive vice chairman Ed Woodward has long-dreamed of luring the five-tim...

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Federation Internationale de Football Association picks referee Pitana of Argentina for World Cup opener

Federation Internationale de Football Association picks referee Pitana of Argentina for World Cup opener

Much of the team's base players are now in Mexican clubs; goalkeeper Pedro Gallese, defender Luis Advincula, midfielder Pedro Aquino and strikers Raul Ruidiaz and Andy Polo. As they have never made it...

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