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Novak Djokovic edges ahead in Wimbledon clash with Rafael Nadal

Novak Djokovic edges ahead in Wimbledon clash with Rafael Nadal

Eight-time Wimbledon champion Roger Federer was knocked out in the quarter-finals by an inspired Kevin Anderson , who came back from two sets down and a match point down to send the no. Nadal and...

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Best tweets: 'Savage, classless Chelsea didn't even thank Antonio Conte'

Best tweets: 'Savage, classless Chelsea didn't even thank Antonio Conte'

Chelsea have parted company with their Italian manager Antonio Conte after two years at Stamford Bridge, the Premier League club said on Friday (Jul 13). Under Sarri's tutelage, Dries Mertens has...

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Wimbledon 2018: 'Come on, guys, this is pretty awesome', says Serena Williams

Wimbledon 2018: 'Come on, guys, this is pretty awesome', says Serena Williams

To hear people say, "Oh, she's a favourite" - the last 16 months, I've played four tournaments, and was carrying another human half that time. I had multiple surgeries and almost didn't make it when I...

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Anderson sympathises with Isner after marathon clash

Anderson sympathises with Isner after marathon clash

I think it will be just like the last final; it will be a really good final". The match is likely to re-open the debate about allowing tie-breakers in the final set at Wimbledon . THEY say there's ...

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Wimbledon glance: Williams to face Goerges in semifinals

Wimbledon glance: Williams to face Goerges in semifinals

Goerges also battled back from a set down to beat Dutchwoman Kiki Bertens 3-6 7-5 6-1 in the last of the women's quarterfinals. Kerber came out on top in a spectacular 25-shot rally to force match...

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Djokovic into Wimbledon semis like a man on a mission

Djokovic into Wimbledon semis like a man on a mission

Eight times champion Roger Federer said it always hurts losing at Wimbledon as he faced the media after his quarter-final defeat by South African Kevin Anderson . For the only the second time at ...

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Cristiano Ronaldo leaves Real Madrid to join Juventus

Cristiano Ronaldo leaves Real Madrid to join Juventus

Though Juventus didn't confirm the transfer until later in the day, the five-time Ballon d'Or victor said his farewells to Madrid in a letter published on the LaLiga club's website. Talks have been ...

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John Isner loses to eight seed in longest semifinal match at Wimbledon

John Isner loses to eight seed in longest semifinal match at Wimbledon

I really feel for him. "As of right now, I'm sort of more focused on that than getting too excited about the overall picture". There were staggering statistics galore, including 53 aces for Isner and ...

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Charles Oakley arrested in Las Vegas for alleged gambling fraud

Charles Oakley arrested in Las Vegas for alleged gambling fraud

A security team subsequently reviewed video footage and determined he allegedly cheated, according to the report. Oakley was arrested by Nevada Gaming Control Board Enforcement agents at The Cosmopo...

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Trump says he feels 'unwelcomed' in London, blasts mayor Sadiq Khan

Trump says he feels 'unwelcomed' in London, blasts mayor Sadiq Khan

The president said the former foreign secretary would make a "great prime minister", adding "I think he's got what it takes". Ms May and Mr Trump both spoke of the importance of the "special relatio...

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University of Louisville removes Papa John's name from Cardinal Stadium

University of Louisville removes Papa John's name from Cardinal Stadium

But similar to how Subway bounced back, 5W Public Relations CEO Ronn Torossian said he says the controversy won't have a lasting impact on the brand's image. He issued an apology for using the "inappr...

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Nets reportedly send Lin to Hawks, acquire two from Nuggets

They took care of both late Thursday, trading Jeremy Lin to the Hawks and landing the Nuggets' 2019 first-round pick in a separate deal that shipped out Isaiah Whitehead . Lin, 29, played in only o...

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Isaiah Thomas agrees to one-year deal with Denver Nuggets

Isaiah Thomas agrees to one-year deal with Denver Nuggets

However, just months later he was traded to the Cavaliers in the deal that sent Kyrie Irving to Boston. Hip injuries are tricky, so it's going to be fascinating to see if the surgery Thomas receiv...

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Cristiano Ronaldo transfer sparks protest in Italy

Cristiano Ronaldo transfer sparks protest in Italy

It would be hugely surprising to see Messi leave Barcelona for Italy any time soon, but Ronaldo's move to Juventus proves anything is possible. Juventus will pay €100 million ($158 million) for ...

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Chelsea manager Antonio Conte sacked

Chelsea manager Antonio Conte sacked

Aurelio De Laurentiis said the transfer did not depend on whether or not outgoing Napoli head coach Maurizio Sarri finalised terms to take over from Antonio Conte at Chelsea , despite confirming ...

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Man United prepare Harry Maguire-sized bid for Harry Maguire

Maguire has featured in every one of England's six World Cup games and established himself as first choice under Gareth Southgate after a series of commendable displays. "After what they've done it'...

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DONE DEAL? Chelsea accept Real Madrid offer for Courtois

DONE DEAL? Chelsea accept Real Madrid offer for Courtois

Eden Hazard looks set to be at the centre of a big transfer saga this summer. And after Hazard's impressive showings at the World Cup for Belgium he could be the man they turn to. Terreur wrote on ...

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Former Sussex schooolboy suffers World Cup semi-final heartbreak

Former Sussex schooolboy suffers World Cup semi-final heartbreak

The two teams played in the final group stage match with reserves, with Belgium winning 1-0 and earning placement into the tougher side of the knockout bracket as a result. "This was our problem for...

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Trump trashes May's Brexit plans and hails Boris Johnson as future PM

Trump trashes May's Brexit plans and hails Boris Johnson as future PM

Its key provision is a "customs arrangement" with the EU that would see the United Kingdom remain largely within the bloc's customs union. Trump says May's former foreign secretary, Boris Johnson...

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Federation Internationale de Football Association investigate possible discriminatory chants by England fans

Federation Internationale de Football Association investigate possible discriminatory chants by England fans

He estimated up to 10 times more unreported cases where Russian women were targeted. Federation Internationale de Football Association has employed teams of specialist observers at all World Cup m...

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Liverpool star Dejan Lovren demands respect from critics following World Cup heroics

Liverpool star Dejan Lovren demands respect from critics following World Cup heroics

But you will find these problems for pretty much all the players in the world. He wrote for the Irish Independent : "I give Lovren credit for rebuilding his Liverpool career after that and there ...

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Wimbledon 2018 -- Juan Martin del Potro reaches quarterfinals

Wimbledon 2018 -- Juan Martin del Potro reaches quarterfinals

The victor will play either John Isner or Kevin Anderson in Sunday's final. "Friday is another important match against an opponent that is one of the most hard ones that you can face". Djokovic en...

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Entire Croatian cabinet celebrates World Cup semi win by wearing team jerseys

Entire Croatian cabinet celebrates World Cup semi win by wearing team jerseys

The country of around 4 million people came to a standstill as Croatians watched the game on screens in squares and cafes. "I would play a final without a leg if necessary". The game ended with En...

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Croatia reach World Cup final as England pain goes on

Croatia reach World Cup final as England pain goes on

A peak audience of 1.05 million in Wales tuned in for England's World Cup semi-final defeat against Croatia . Kevin Trippier curled in a free kick for England in the fifth minute. The extra-tim...

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Aaron Ramsey an important part of my Arsenal plans, insists Unai Emery

Aaron Ramsey an important part of my Arsenal plans, insists Unai Emery

The Arsenal boss also opened up on the future of Aaron Ramsey . Ramsey has only one year left on his present contract with the Gunners and he's no nearer to penning a new deal in spite of his age...

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London awaits Trump's visit, braces for protests

Trump will then travel to Windsor Castle to meet the Queen before heading to Scotland for a private part of the four-day visit, ahead of travelling to Helsinki for a summit with Russian president ...

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Trump visit: London on LOCKDOWN as trip to spark protests

Trump visit: London on LOCKDOWN as trip to spark protests

The visit is seen as crucial at setting the course for a closer trading relationship between the two countries. A giant balloon depicting Donald Trump as an angry baby wearing a nappy will not be ...

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Kerber eases into 2nd Wimbledon final

Kerber eases into 2nd Wimbledon final

Kerber , who lost to Williams in Wimbledon's 2016 final, will have a shot at redemption in what's already been a solid season. Williams has improved round by round at SW19 over the past two weeks ...

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Gareth Southgate: England will play Belgium with 'huge pride'

Gareth Southgate: England will play Belgium with 'huge pride'

Even before his goal, Mandzukic had spent some minutes on the turf after a collision with England goalkeeper Jordan Pickford and an agonising attack of cramp left him once again prone on the pitch in ...

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India eye top ODI spot in series against England

India eye top ODI spot in series against England

With ICC Cricket World Cup scheduled to be held in United Kingdom in 2019, the three-match ODI series will give Virat Kohli and Company an ideal opportunity to know the English conditions that Indi...

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Harry Kane: we could have done better

Harry Kane: we could have done better

Barclaycard presents British Summer Time - which has already played host to headliners in Roger Waters and The Cure - announced they would be screening the match to 30,000 lucky England fans who r...

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US PGA unveils revamped 2018-19 schedule with shorter playoffs

US PGA unveils revamped 2018-19 schedule with shorter playoffs

A 46-tournament schedule begins the week after the Ryder Cup in France with the Safeway Open on October 4-7 in Napa, California, followed by stops in Malaysia, South Korea and Shanghai among eight 201...

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Jones snatches 1st Cup win in crash-filled race at Daytona

Jones snatches 1st Cup win in crash-filled race at Daytona

It was another odd top 10 at Daytona. "I think it's a little bit typical plate racing, " reigning Daytona 500 champion Austin Dillon told NBC Sports after Saturday's Cup race. This year's races at ...

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Ian Wright Mocks Roy Keane's Irish Accent During On-Air Spat

Ian Wright Mocks Roy Keane's Irish Accent During On-Air Spat

It's been comfortable for them, but when it's comfortable you can get sloppy. One person said: "Watching Ian Wright and Roy Keane shouting over each other for two minutes was the worst TV I've see...

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Sam Beal fills significant need for New York Giants

Sam Beal fills significant need for New York Giants

The last exciting player selected in a supplemental draft was Josh Gordon , who was picked by the Cleveland Browns with a second-round selection in 2012. The Washington Redskins also selected Virg...

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Hamilton

Hamilton "struggling to stand" after British GP

Mercedes themselves have also clarified on social media that there was "no accusation" from the team, posting on Twitter: "Nobody is seriously suggesting it was deliberate". "I think it was absolutel...

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Rafael Nadal edges del Potro to set Novak Djokovic clash — ATP Wimbledon

Rafael Nadal edges del Potro to set Novak Djokovic clash — ATP Wimbledon

Nadal had not lost a set prior to his first quarterfinal at the All England Club since 2011, but was taken the distance in an epic encounter between two warriors of the game. The result was far from c...

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Rangers hopeful of signing Umar Sadiq before Europa League clash

Rangers hopeful of signing Umar Sadiq before Europa League clash

Rangers manager Steven Gerrard has hinted that the Scottish Premier League club is close to agreeing a deal with Italian outfit AS Roma for Nigerian forward Sadiq Umar. Coulibaly told Rangers T...

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Roger Federer falls to Kevin Anderson in four-hour five-set epic

Roger Federer falls to Kevin Anderson in four-hour five-set epic

Other than being on Court No. 1 and not on the Centre Court, everything else seemed familiar in the initial hours of the match between Roger Federer and Kevin Anderson . 1 Court in 2015. Anderson...

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Croatia plots 'football Brexit' as England World Cup semi looms

Croatia plots 'football Brexit' as England World Cup semi looms

Following the dramatic penalty shootout win, sealed by Ivan Rakitic's decisive spot-kick, Croatia were in jubilant mood as they caught the team coach back from the Fisht Olympic Stadium. "I've met qui...

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