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Nadal survives thriller to down Del Potro in quarter-finals

Nadal survives thriller to down Del Potro in quarter-finals

From court scheduling to code violations, from poor chair calls to catcalls, Novak Djokovic would be entitled to feel forsaken by the Wimbledon Gods were it not for the fact that he will be contes...

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Cesc Fabregas sends heartfelt Chelsea FC message to Antonio Conte

Cesc Fabregas sends heartfelt Chelsea FC message to Antonio Conte

Conte joined the Roman Abramovich-owned club in 2016 and led them to the league title in his debut season along with an FA Cup triumph last campaign. Only the pay was improved, though, with Conte's ...

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Serena Williams battles back to beat Camila Giorgi at Wimbledon

Serena Williams battles back to beat Camila Giorgi at Wimbledon

But I feel like I'm back". "For me, there's so much farther I want to go to get back to where I was, and hopefully go beyond that". Williams , a four-time Olympic gold medalist, is seeking her 24th...

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Croatia beat England, to play France in final

Croatia beat England, to play France in final

Wednesday's game is Lovren's biggest on the global stage thus far, and it is perhaps his toughest test after the Champions League final, which he aced. We are in the final and that is the biggest su...

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Liverpool legend Aldridge branded Lovren 'accident waiting to happen' before Croatia triumph

Liverpool legend Aldridge branded Lovren 'accident waiting to happen' before Croatia triumph

But having helped his side overcome England 2-1 in their semi-final in Moscow on Wednesday, Lovren is demanding respect. Captain Luka Modric was again crucial for Croatia , and Lovren said the R...

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Warrior Nadal downs Del Potro in thriller to reach semi-finals

Warrior Nadal downs Del Potro in thriller to reach semi-finals

Novak Djokovic . Anderson produced an unbelievable comeback from two sets down - and facing a match point in the third set - to reach the Wimbledon semi-finals for the first time with a 2-6 6-7 ...

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Umtiti hails France pal Pogba: A real leader on and off pitch

Umtiti hails France pal Pogba: A real leader on and off pitch

Queen Mathilde of Belgium was also present at the stadium. Croatia will be underdogs for the final, but Perisic told FIFA.com : " France stopped us in the semi-finals in 1998". I'm just very exc...

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Unai Emery: Arsenal head coach wants five captains in his team

Unai Emery: Arsenal head coach wants five captains in his team

Arsenal have already moved quickly to sign five players, with Stephan Lichtsteiner , Bernd Leno , Sokratis Papastathopoulos , Lucas Torreira and Matteo Guendouzi all touching down. "Also he ex...

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Door not closed on my T20 career says Root

Door not closed on my T20 career says Root

The assistant coach feels that his ability to maneuver ball around the park as well as hitting timely boundaries is very useful. This was Kuldeep's first five-for in ODIs after he had achieved the sam...

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Modric hits out at English media after semi final win

Modric hits out at English media after semi final win

Coach Zlatko Dalic described the performance as fantasy. When Croatian Prime Minister Andrej Plenkovic visited the team hotel in Moscow on July 11 that 1998 game was on his mind - even before beatin...

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Redskins select Virginia Tech DB Adonis Alexander in supplemental draft

Redskins select Virginia Tech DB Adonis Alexander in supplemental draft

The 2018 National Football League supplemental draft has come and gone without the Detroit Lions making a move to acquire more depth. The NFL's annual supplemental draft is set to take place on We...

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AFP photographer becomes part of Croatia World Cup goal celebration

AFP photographer becomes part of Croatia World Cup goal celebration

Former Croatia worldwide Filip Tapalovic has been surprised by the nation's World Cup run, highlighting their mentality and team spirit as crucial. At Winnipeg's St. Parv Moondi, 49, form Norwich,...

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Nadal edges del Potro in tight Wimbledon match

Nadal edges del Potro in tight Wimbledon match

I tried to resist and maintain focus. "I was close to beating him and I couldn´t because Rafa always has a little bit more than the rest of the players on tour". It also meant the "King of Clay" was...

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Southgate delighted with England support after 20 years of hurt

Southgate delighted with England support after 20 years of hurt

England boss Gareth Southgate found himself talking about rubber chickens and waistcoats as he finalised his plans for the World Cup semi-final showdown with Croatia . Croatia are in the last four...

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Croatia fear England's Sterling in W Cup semi

Croatia fear England's Sterling in W Cup semi

Although Wembley was the home of English football long before 1990, back then England's home matches happened under the twin towers, rather than the arch. The company said it was "aware" of the inci...

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England hailed as heroes after World Cup heartache

England hailed as heroes after World Cup heartache

The bar exploded after just five minutes when England's Kieran Trippier hit a wonderful free kick into the top right hand corner to give England the lead. The team needed Kane to use his head in s...

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Rahul moves to career-high third position in T20I rankings

Rahul moves to career-high third position in T20I rankings

Fakhar Zaman , who cemented his reputation as a clutch former on Sunday, has deservedly soared to number two in the International Cricket Council's (ICC) T20I player rankings for batsmen. Zimbabwe...

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Arsenal announce signing of Sampdoria midfielder Lucas Torreira

Arsenal announce signing of Sampdoria midfielder Lucas Torreira

Torreira figures to replace Jack Wilshere who chose not to re-sign with his boyhood club after his contract expired, and instead joined West Ham on Monday. Guendouzi said: "It's something I'm imme...

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Vote for your Wimbledon women's victor as Serena Williams targets eighth title

Vote for your Wimbledon women's victor as Serena Williams targets eighth title

The camera caught Drake in what appeared to be wildly different moods as the match progressed - from mad, happy, concerned and even pensive. Though she was able to halt Williams' momentum and a ru...

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Mahrez joins Man City for £60m

Mahrez joins Man City for £60m

Mahrez joined Leicester from Le Havre in January 2014 and helped them to a first place finish in the Championship. He wanted to move in January and handed in a transfer request but ended up staying ...

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Paul Pogba devotes win to rescued Thai soccer team

Paul Pogba devotes win to rescued Thai soccer team

One of the most recognisable statues in Leeds city centre is now proudly showing its support for Gareth Southgate and his team ahead of their huge World Cup semi-final clash against Croatia . "We...

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This Is 76ers ‘Most Realistic’ Offer For Kawhi Leonard

This Is 76ers ‘Most Realistic’ Offer For Kawhi Leonard

The Philadelphia 76ers are said to be the only Eastern Conference team that Kawhi would consider re-signing with. The Leonard-Spurs saga has seemingly lingered for months now. With the 28-year-o...

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Time for a new era, says Ronaldo - Portuguese star explains Juventus move

Time for a new era, says Ronaldo - Portuguese star explains Juventus move

They have been nine extraordinary years. "Zidane is someone special, it's true, but I think Real is everyone's dream". "I have had fabulous teammates both on and off the field, and I have felt the...

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Chelsea completes €40m deal for Italian defender

Chelsea completes €40m deal for Italian defender

Conte returned to the club's Cobham training base over the weekend and has has overseen the start of pre-season training, despite acknowledging he is nearly certain to be sacked. Here is a video that ...

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LeBron James signing a 'historic moment' for Lakers

LeBron James signing a 'historic moment' for Lakers

The game proved to be James's final appearance for the Cavs as he signed a four-year deal with the Lakers this month. Some fans even went as far as to say that Rob Lowe crashed the signing photo, ...

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Shoaib Akhtar Trolled For Praising Team India, Rohit Sharma

Shoaib Akhtar Trolled For Praising Team India, Rohit Sharma

Earlier, India won the toss and chose to bowl first. Jordan gave England a ray of hope when things looked dim for the hosts by picking up Kohli's wicket with a sharp catch off his own bowling. "...

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Harry Maguire Says His Dad Is To Blame For His 'Slab Head'

Harry Maguire Says His Dad Is To Blame For His 'Slab Head'

Our worst fears about this World Cup have been confirmed: none of the countries left in the tournament have left-wing governments. It was a match at the highest level played with undeniable quality...

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Giroud hopes 'living legend' Henry manages France some day

Giroud hopes 'living legend' Henry manages France some day

To get the latest soccer news, text "SPORTS" to 22840. He was a runner-up in 2006 and also competed in 2002 and 2010. "It's a unique opportunity for all the team, for all of Belgium , for all the h...

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Top dogs face Wimbledon Centre Court dilemma

Top dogs face Wimbledon Centre Court dilemma

The Swiss maestro plays eighth Kevin Anderson , with the South Africa's 2017 Flushing Meadows finalist who is into his first quarter-final on his 10th visit to London's SW19. Djokovic has beaten th...

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Jack Wilshere signs for West Ham United

Jack Wilshere signs for West Ham United

West Ham United will reportedly listen to offers of more than £15m for Michail Antonio , while two other midfielders may also be offloaded. He will join up with Pellegrini's squad for their pre-seas...

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