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Wimbledon Favorite Kvitova Cruises Into Birmingham Final, Rybarikova Next

Wimbledon Favorite Kvitova Cruises Into Birmingham Final, Rybarikova Next Rybarikova defeated Barbora Strycova 7-6 (1) 6-4 on Saturday and Kvitova followed with a 6-3, 6-2 win over Mihaela Buzarnescu 6-3 6-2. She saved a match point to extend the duel but Petra completed her win with a hold at love in game eight to wrap up the ideal tournament and show her greatness on grass once again before the third Grand Slam of the season. [Full Article...]

Japan upsets Colombia, 2-1

Japan upsets Colombia, 2-1 Japan's national team defeated Colombia 2-1 in the FIFA World Cup Group H opener in the Russian city of Saransk on Tuesday, to the disappointment of about 15,000 Colombian fans who arrived to the Volga Area city to support their team. "An important aspect of Japanese society is making sure that everything is absolutely clean and that's the case in all sporting events and certainly also in footb... [Full Article...]

Ronaldo will marry his girlfriend after World Cup

Ronaldo will marry his girlfriend after World Cup Febregas made comments he wrote in a column for BBC Sport , also discussing Argentina's struggles and praising Messi. Many of us thought that he would carry this stunning form into the FIFA World Cup in Russian Federation but it has not been the case so far. [Full Article...]

Kane's hat-trick helps England smash Panama for a six

Kane's hat-trick helps England smash Panama for a six With John Stones heading in twice and Jesse Lingard curling in a shot, England scored the most goals in a World Cup game. England took an early lead through John Stones' bullet header - his first global goal - and Kane doubled their advantage soon after, rifling a penalty into the top corner after Jesse Lingard went down in the box. [Full Article...]

A controversial Chicharito goal gave Mexico a win over South Korea

A controversial Chicharito goal gave Mexico a win over South Korea Mexico now know that they stand in a great position to qualify but it's not looking good for South Korea , who can only qualify if Sweden lose to Germany tonight and they defeat the Germans in their final group game. Los Angeles FC forward Carlos Vela scored a penalty to open the scoring in front of a vibrant crowd in Rostov-on-Don, with West Ham's Javier Hernandez adding the killer second... [Full Article...]

Australia have own concerns with Peru, not thinking about France

Anderson Santamaria, a likely replacement for Rodriguez in central defence, insisted Peru wanted to finish their first World Cup in 36 years on a high note. Peru nearly added its third goal when Edison Flores' shot hit the post following a fast breakaway. Australia already has one point, so they have less pressure to secure a positive result . [Full Article...]

Whos the GOAT? Ronaldo fans troll Messi after Argentina horror show

Whos the GOAT? Ronaldo fans troll Messi after Argentina horror show He missed a penalty among 11 unsuccessful shots on goal in the 1-1 draw with Iceland before failing to make any meaningful impact in the 3-0 loss against Croatia . "Tomorrow Argentina will start its World Cup ", he told reporters on Monday. The five time Ballon d'Or victor could have got them off to the ideal start against the Scandinavians but he missed a penalty in the second half and it... [Full Article...]

Southgate suggests Spurs ace Harry Kane is better than Cristiano Ronaldo

Southgate suggests Spurs ace Harry Kane is better than Cristiano Ronaldo England face Belgium in the final Group G match on Thursday night (1am Friday, Thailand time). Even accounting for soft opposition in the World Cup debutantes and Tunisia before that, England's record so far contrasts starkly with four years ago when they were already eliminated after just two games in Brazil . [Full Article...]

Brazil late show eliminates Costa Rica

Brazil late show eliminates Costa Rica He took the field for the match between Belgium and Panama in Sochi last Monday. They are on four points with Serbia to come in their final Group E outing next week. Thankfully for him, his time did come when Costa presented Neymar with an open goal deep into stoppage time . As the minutes ticked toward the end of regulation, Costa Rica , disciplined and organised in a five-man back line... [Full Article...]

Romelu Lukaku and Eden Hazard star as Belgium rout Tunisia

Romelu Lukaku and Eden Hazard star as Belgium rout Tunisia After racking up two wins and a goal difference of plus-six Belgium are virtually assured of advancing but it is not yet guaranteed - and they will be aware that they will need to tighten up at the back to handle the threat of the big guns deeper into the tournament. [Full Article...]

Nigerian pastor prescribes 'perfect remedy' for Super Eagles in World Cup

Nigerian pastor prescribes 'perfect remedy' for Super Eagles in World Cup Aika said his crack congregation was on standby and ready for action, "so that what has been destroyed can be readjusted to grant the Super Eagles divine favour all through the tournament". The tiny European nation did ride their luck, however, with Messi missing a second-half penalty. Skipper Mikel Obi has also been withdrawn to defensive midfield from the No 10 position that has caused him s... [Full Article...]

Lakers Acquire 39th Overall Pick From 76ers For Chicago's 2019 2nd Rounder

Lakers Acquire 39th Overall Pick From 76ers For Chicago's 2019 2nd Rounder PT/7 p.m. ET and the rumor mill is beginning to churn. "At just 19, the 6'7" combo guard became the youngest player to win the Liga ACB MVP, the EuroLeague MVP and the EuroLeague Final Four MVP. 2. "Pick one to five, it will be incredible to be selected there, especially for a European guy", Doncic told Yahoo Sports. The Kings have always been known to make wacky draft decisions, perhaps mos... [Full Article...]

Uruguay vs. Saudi Arabia - Football Match Report

Uruguay vs. Saudi Arabia - Football Match Report Al-Owais - winning only his second cap after replacing Abdullah Al-Muaiouf in goal - completely missed a floated Carlos Sanchez corner and Suarez tapped in his 52nd global goal unmarked at the back post. Hattan Bahebri's ambitious 25-yard effort three minutes later forced Fernando Muslera to tip over his bar, before the winger got in ahead of his man to meet Yaseer Al-Shahrani's looping cross thre... [Full Article...]

The Cavs Reportedly Plan On Keeping Kevin Love

The Cavs Reportedly Plan On Keeping Kevin Love The five-time All-Star has helped the Cavaliers reach four straight NBA Finals. He has to let the Cavaliers know by June 29 whether or not he will opt out of the past year of his contract. "Keep in mind that every story is coming nearly directly from his camp, do not be surprised when new LeBron news comes out, and Kawhi news follows, it is all a part of the plan in controlling the narrative". [Full Article...]

Sweden pip S. Korea 1-0 in Group F game

Sweden pip S. Korea 1-0 in Group F game Salvadoran referee Joel Aguilar initially waved the Swedes away, before being called to consult the Video Assistant Referee system. However, after a VAR review of the foul on Claesson from Kim, the referee eventually gave the penalty and there was delight from the men in yellow. [Full Article...]

(Updated) Russia on brink of next stage after beating Egypt

(Updated) Russia on brink of next stage after beating Egypt A shoulder injury kept Salah out of Egypt's opening game against Group A favourites Uruguay, in which the team from north Africa were beaten 1-0. As the hosts of the 2018 World Cup , Russia's minimum goal is to reach the knockout stage. We expect at least one goal from Egypt. Bet the over. "Mo Salah was feeling good to play today". Many watching the match at cafes left in tears or in rage aft... [Full Article...]

David Warner to join St Lucia Stars in Caribbean Premier League

David Warner to join St Lucia Stars in Caribbean Premier League Warner and Smith were handed with 12-month suspensions by Cricket Australia for their involvement in ball-tampering during the third Test in Cape Town during their four-match tour of South Africa , while Bancroft was given a reduced nine-month sentence. [Full Article...]

Southgate is proud of England players amid World Cup VAR controversy

Southgate is proud of England players amid World Cup VAR controversy England manager Gareth Southgate's overly cautious approach and his team's hesitance in front of goal resulted in a nervy 2-1 World Cup win over Tunisia rather than the comfortable victory their early dominance deserved. Euro 2016 ended in humiliation for Kane and England with a loss to Iceland in the last 16, but the team has been transformed by Southgate. VAR was first-ever used at th... [Full Article...]

Uruguay snatch late victory as Salah sits out

Uruguay snatch late victory as Salah sits out In the second round in group A will play: Russia - Egypt (19 June) and Uruguay - Saudi Arabia (June 20). "Perhaps if Mo had been on the pitch today the outcome would have been different but we can't know that". Suarez nearly propelled the Reds to the Premier League title in 2014 but his attempts to replicate that form at the World Cup ended in controversy after a biting incident involving It... [Full Article...]

Former Oregon LB Leiato found dead after crash

Former Oregon LB Leiato found dead after crash Leiato's body was found partially covered with brush on a gravel path about 7 a.m. Authorities said Leiato was in his friend's vehicle when it crashed and rolled over into some brush on the side of the road. He also was charged in January for misdemeanor trespassing. He was expected to play a key role, potentially as a Starter this season under third year Defensive Coordinator Jim Leavitt. [Full Article...]


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