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Late drama: Goal, penalty, VAR, penalty, own goal

Late drama: Goal, penalty, VAR, penalty, own goal

Switzerland boss Vladimir Petkovic had been facing the prospect of several of his stars missing out on today's clash against Costa Rica but now has the chance to field a fully-fit team. Such tena...

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Belgium vs Japan: Chadli's late goal seals 3-2 victory

Belgium vs Japan: Chadli's late goal seals 3-2 victory

The 32-year-old had come off the bench late on and forced a fine save from Thibaut Courtois from a free-kick in stoppage time just before Japan conceded the deciding goal. The momentum had shifted and...

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All-Star guard Rondo joins LeBron's revamped Lakers

All-Star guard Rondo joins LeBron's revamped Lakers

Sources said Caldwell-Pope will re-sign on a one-year, $12 million deal and that Stephenson has agreed to a one-year, $4.5 million deal . The contract is four-year deal worth $154M. That's what...

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Aaron Finch scores highest T20I score beating his own record

Aaron Finch scores highest T20I score beating his own record

Skipper Aaron Finch remained was the star performer with the bat as he remained unbeaten at 68. Australia carried on from where they left off against Pakistan on Monday after opening their cam...

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American Mark Geiger to referee England-Colombia round-of-16 clash

Geiger was the subject of some controversy after the Portugal game when Morocco's Nordin Amrabat claimed that he had heard the American ref ask for a Portugal player's shirt, but Federation Internat...

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Brazil, Belgium Target World Cup Quarters After Spain Bow Out

Brazil, Belgium Target World Cup Quarters After Spain Bow Out

I am still challenging him, for example to get more goals for United next season than the 27 he got last season, and to get the Golden Boot at this World Cup too. That's why he's Neymar , the great...

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Andy Murray pulls out of Wimbledon due to injury

Andy Murray pulls out of Wimbledon due to injury

Murray won Wimbledon in 2013 and 2016 but is not fit to compete this year. In a unusual way, Andy Murray's withdrawal from Wimbledon is actually a positive sign about where he sees his career go...

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Russian Federation ends Spain's lukewarm World cup challenge

Russian Federation ends Spain's lukewarm World cup challenge

Asked whether Lopetegui would return as coach, Rubiales said a decision would be made in the next few weeks. Now we need to analyse things and see what's best for the national team and the federation....

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David Warner dismisses talks of rift with Steve Smith

David Warner dismisses talks of rift with Steve Smith

Asked how his relationship was with Steve Smith - the former captain who was punished alongside Warner and Cameron Bancroft - Warner said the pair remained "good mates" and had been in regular con...

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Magic Johnson’s 2016 Tweet About LeBron James Cost Him Honorary Lakers Title

Magic Johnson’s 2016 Tweet About LeBron James Cost Him Honorary Lakers Title

It's no coincidence that this glamorous, 16-time champion franchise has consistently attracted already great players with outsized ambition. The 33-year-old James has taken on the challenge that Wilt ...

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Uruguay forward Edinson Cavani has left calf injury

Uruguay forward Edinson Cavani has left calf injury

The Barcelona player retired from global football in 2016 but quickly reversed his decision. "The fact we've lost three finals led to some complicated moments with the Argentine press due to the d...

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James declines Cavs deal and becomes free agent

James declines Cavs deal and becomes free agent

Which all brings up a pretty odd scenario where arguably, Leonard-or even the Spurs-are the ones with all the cards in James' free agency. James would have made $35.6 million playing for the Cava...

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India announced the playing XI for the first T20I

India announced the playing XI for the first T20I

The first T20 worldwide between England and India will take place on 3 July, 2018. He was calm, not the busybody, full of intent as he is on match day or training. After the white-ball matches, th...

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Leading England has been easy, says Harry Kane

Leading England has been easy, says Harry Kane

I think that's why we've done well. These are the games you want to be involved in, the games that matter. "Now we have to stop talking and go and deliver". Ruben Loftus-Cheek deputised for the Totten...

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Kevin Durant re-signs with Golden State Warriors

Kevin Durant re-signs with Golden State Warriors

EDT on Sunday. The two-time defending champion Golden State Warriors have agreed to re-sign Kevin Durant to a one-year contract with a player option for a second year, according to a report on S...

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Colombia's James still doubtful for England game

But as England prepare to play Colombia in the round of 16, Colombians are laughing off the "tactical genius" label of Southgate and explain how relieved they are to be facing England , who they co...

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Rockets Sign Chris Paul To Four-Year Max Contract

Rockets Sign Chris Paul To Four-Year Max Contract

He ended the postseason on the sidelines while recovering from a Grade 2 right hamstring strain, but meshed well with James Harden in the backcourt when the two shared the court together. But Chris...

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Boys and coach missing in Thai cave found alive

Boys and coach missing in Thai cave found alive

The worldwide rescue operation - which includes the Thai Navy SEALs as well as experts from the US, China, Australia and the United Kingdom - had been working to reach a large, deep chamber, informa...

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LeBron James Agrees to Sign With Lakers for Four Years, $154 Million

LeBron James Agrees to Sign With Lakers for Four Years, $154 Million

Only the Golden State Warriors have shorter odds than the 16-time National Basketball Association champions, with the bookies giving the defending National Basketball Association champions 10/11 odd...

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Julius Randle agrees to two-year deal with New Orleans Pelicans

Julius Randle agrees to two-year deal with New Orleans Pelicans

Rondo is going to Lakers training camp and has plans to compete for the starting job, according to Yahoo Sports. Deng's $36 million salary would then be paid out over five seasons. In the years si...

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Celebrities welcome LeBron James to the Los Angeles Lakers

Celebrities welcome LeBron James to the Los Angeles Lakers

He reportedly met with the Philadelphia 76ers in Los Angeles, too. Then, there was the Lakers' stunning move in the middle of the 1996 Summer Olympics when they swiped free agent center Shaquille ...

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Cristiano Ronaldo's post-match comments were the epitome of class

Cristiano Ronaldo's post-match comments were the epitome of class

Portugal's loss means there will be no quarter-final showdown between Ronaldo and Lionel Messi, whose Argentina were knocked out by France earlier on Saturday. he wraps his body around the ball, cu...

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Details emerge in LeBron James' reported move to Los Angeles Lakers

Details emerge in LeBron James' reported move to Los Angeles Lakers

United States media reports said the Lakers move was sealed following a meeting late Saturday between James and the team's president of basketball operations, Magic Johnson. To make it nine in a row...

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World Cup last-16 match report Brazil v Mexico, 02 July 2018

World Cup last-16 match report Brazil v Mexico, 02 July 2018

Brazil got second-half goals from Neymar and Roberto Firmino to hand Mexico a loss in the first game of the knockout round for a seventh consecutive World Cup . " Brazil is a great team". T...

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Tiger happy with new putter after level-par National start

Tiger happy with new putter after level-par National start

He's switched to a mallet putter from his trusty major-winning Scotty Cameron, and while Thursday ended with an unspectacular even-par 70, Woods played Friday with far more confidence and touch. "I'm ...

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Sokratis Papastathopoulos completes Arsenal switch

Sokratis Papastathopoulos completes Arsenal switch

He becomes Arsenal manager Unai Emery's third signing since taking over from Arsene Wenger in May. In January, Mislintat - formerly of Borussia Dortmund - landed two players he worked with at Si...

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Ronaldo speaks on retiring after Portugal's elimination

Ronaldo speaks on retiring after Portugal's elimination

Les Bleus claimed top spot on the Group C table with a 2-1-0 win-draw-loss record, and have held opponents to just four total goals during the 5-2-0 run they take into Saturday's France versus Argen...

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Team orders were not an option, says Ferrari's Vettel

Team orders were not an option, says Ferrari's Vettel

Immediately, both Ferrari and Red Bull responded with double pit-stops for their drivers while Mercedes left Hamilton out - a tactical oversight that was to prove costly. "After that, the auto cam...

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Celtics Urged To Trade Kyrie Irving For Spurs' Kawhi Leonard

Celtics Urged To Trade Kyrie Irving For Spurs' Kawhi Leonard

The Pelicans and Lakers each called center DeMarcus Cousins after free agency began early Sunday morning, and Cousins is expected to schedule meetings with both teams, according to The Undefeated...

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Dan Gilbert has

Dan Gilbert has "nothing but appreciation and gratitude" for LeBron James

Klay Thompson #11 of the Golden State Warriors stands for the national anthem before the game against the Boston Celtics at TD Garden on November 16, 2017 in Boston, Massachusetts. Michael Jordan,...

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