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Why Sweden won't be scared of England at the World Cup Why Sweden won't be scared of England at the World Cup
- July 04, 2018

Luka Modric and Co needed penalties to beat Denmark - after Modric himself missed a penalty in extra time that would've wrapped things up. The England manager at the time, Terry Venables, hugged a devastated Southgate. The two England players cautioned were Jordan Henderson and Jesse Lingard. If they win they'll play either Russian Federation or Croatia, depending on who wins at 7pm on Saturday. (more...)
Wimbledon 2018: US Open champion Sloane Stephens knocked out by Donna Vekic Wimbledon 2018: US Open champion Sloane Stephens knocked out by Donna Vekic
- July 04, 2018

Stephens claimed her first grand slam at Flushing Meadows in 2017 and was a set and a break up on Simona Halep in the Paris final earlier this year. Dulgheru defeated Kristyna Pliskova, 6-4, 1-6, 6-2, in her opening match. In 2013, she reached the quarterfinals at the Wimbledon Championships. "It just wasn't working", Stephens said. (more...)
Anthony Joshua not ready for Deontay Willder insists Joseph Parker Anthony Joshua not ready for Deontay Willder insists Joseph Parker
- July 04, 2018

Povetkin's team are closing in on a deal for the world heavyweight fight after the WBA ordered Joshua to sign for a mandatory title defence against the Russian. Povetkin is set to receive the September fight after WBC champion Deontay Wilder was unable to agree terms for a unification clash against the British fighter. (more...)
Arsene Wenger's prediction about Jordan Pickford backfires after England beat Colombia Arsene Wenger's prediction about Jordan Pickford backfires after England beat Colombia
- July 04, 2018

Supporters were fearing the worst when the match went to penalties, and sure enough England's abysmal record in shoot-outs continued as Ashley Young struck the bar and Ashley Cole's kick was saved by Gianluigi Buffon. He added that it didn't mean England had not done well. Colombia's stand-out player from the tournament will be Mina, whose headers earned him the nickname "Mina de Oro" or gold mine, after they carried Colombia to victories against Senegal and Poland in the group stage. (more...)
Grosjean and Magnussen race to double-points finish in Austria Grosjean and Magnussen race to double-points finish in Austria
- July 04, 2018

The duo qualified sixth and eighth, respectively, as the American squad placed both its drivers into Q3 for the second straight race, as well as the fourth time this season and the fifth time in team history. In Q2, Grosjean earned the sixth-fastest time with a lap of 1:04.059 and Magnussen tucked in right behind in seventh with a lap of 1:04.291, allowing each driver to handily make the top-10 cutoff and advance to Q3. (more...)
England wary of Falcao England wary of Falcao
- July 04, 2018

Southgate has been widely praised for his innovative approach since taking over as national boss and has implemented a three-man centre-back combination that his players appear to be comfortable with. Asked if the squad had a plan of who would take penalties in a shootout, Lingard said at an England press conference on Sunday: 'Not at this current moment. (more...)
Jimmy Butler, Kyrie Irving Interested In Playing On Same Team Jimmy Butler, Kyrie Irving Interested In Playing On Same Team
- July 04, 2018

Putting Irving and Butler on the same team in the Eastern Conference could spell trouble for the Philadelphia 76ers among others. "A league source close to the situation told the Sun-Times on Tuesday that Kyrie Irving and former Bulls All-Star Jimmy Butler are still trying to figure out a way to play together", Joe Cowley of the Chicago Sun-Times wrote Tuesday. (more...)
Colombia fans mourn World Cup shootout loss to England Colombia fans mourn World Cup shootout loss to England
- July 04, 2018

A World Cup in Russian Federation rolls up and England's team full of fresh faces is suddenly in the round of 16 against a powerful Colombian side, leading 1-0 after an hour thanks to Mr Reliable from the penalty spot, Harry Kane . However, he hasn't looked match fit at this tournament, so it's not clear if he'll feature against England or not. Having been rested last time out, he will come roaring back here with a thirst for more goals . (more...)
4th match, Zimbabwe Twenty20 Tri-Series at Harare, Jul 4 2018 4th match, Zimbabwe Twenty20 Tri-Series at Harare, Jul 4 2018
- July 04, 2018

Australia beat Pakistan by nine wickets on Monday, ending the green shirts' eight-match winning streak in the shortest format of the game. Chasing the target of 163 runs, openers Fakhar Zaman and Haris Sohail provided Pakistan a good platform with an opening stand of 58 runs. (more...)
Women's PGA Championship: Aditi Ashok falls to 68th after disappointing third round
- July 04, 2018

The two-time Major victor stumbled with a double bogey at the par-four second but recovered with four birdies and led by two with two holes remaining in regulation. 2. Park rolled in birdie putts on both playoff holes, the second one dropping in at the par four, 16th hole after a 20-minute weather delay. Ryu committed a double bogey at the second hole, and Park pulled even at nine-under with back-to-back birdies at the third and fourth holes. (more...)
Wing change gives Alonso Austria pitlane start Wing change gives Alonso Austria pitlane start
- July 04, 2018

Have to start from the pit lane". Fernando Alonso's hopes of scoring points in the Austrian Grand Prix took a knock on Sunday when McLaren said the Spaniard would be starting from the pit lane as a result of overnight changes to the vehicle. (more...)
Here's how British newspapers celebrated England's 'historic' win over Colombia Here's how British newspapers celebrated England's 'historic' win over Colombia
- July 04, 2018

Cue bedlam, total disbelief, more yelling, and hysteria that causes my entire body to shake for several hours. "We are getting smarter, and maybe played by the same rules as the rest of the world", Southgate said. How to watch in Canada: Bell Media's TSN and CTV networks, the TSN GO app and TSN.ca/live . In the early game on Tuesday, RB Leipzig striker Emil Forsberg's deflected 66th-minute shot took Sweden through to their first World Cup quarter-final since 1994, with the Swiss unable ... (more...)
LeBron James: Wait, he didn’t text Kevin Durant with tempting offer? LeBron James: Wait, he didn’t text Kevin Durant with tempting offer?
- July 04, 2018

It is unclear at this point if an in-person meeting between James and the Cavs has been scheduled down the line. At the same time, Vardon is reporting that James does have "strong" interest in joining the Los Angeles Lakers in free agency but the Cavaliers do remain in the picture as a possible option. (more...)
LeBron James Opts out of Contract LeBron James Opts out of Contract
- July 04, 2018

Or the Rockets could sign James as a free agent, but it would make it impossible for them to re-sign free agents Chris Paul , Trevor Ariza and Clint Capela without those players taking substantial paycuts. According to ESPN .com's Dave McMenamin , James' camp has been in contact with the Cavs, and agent Rich Paul intends to do everything over the phone. (more...)
Belgium don't know how to stop Brazil star Neymar, admits Meunier Belgium don't know how to stop Brazil star Neymar, admits Meunier
- July 04, 2018

Brazil beat Mexico 2-0 in the last 16, thanks to goals from Neymar and Roberto Firmino, while Belgium came back from two goals down to beat Japan 3-2 in their round of 16 clash on Monday night. Belgium have won all four of their World Cup games so far, scoring 12 goals in the process, but Meunier warned that beating Belgium would require a higher level of performance. (more...)
David Toms wins US Senior Open David Toms wins US Senior Open
- July 04, 2018

Senior Open his maiden PGA Tour Champions victory on Sunday. I get better at it as my career went on. "First of all, it's been a long time, obviously, the last time I held a trophy", he said. Toms shot 70 and 71 in the first two rounds with his son, Carter, caddying for him. Moments after his go-ahead birdie, his tee shot on 17 rolled to the front edge of a fairway bunker, just beneath an upcropping of grass. (more...)
Celebrities welcome LeBron James to the Los Angeles Lakers Celebrities welcome LeBron James to the Los Angeles Lakers
- July 04, 2018

LeBron James is trading in his hometown jersey and will trek to Los Angeles. To be fair, the top four markets make total sense. The Lakers have added several players since signing James, including Rajon Rondo , JaVale McGee , and Lance Stephenson . (more...)
Kyle Busch wins Cup Series race at Chicagoland Kyle Busch wins Cup Series race at Chicagoland
- July 04, 2018

But Larson felt it was a fair finish . Larson drove hard into the corner but could not clear Busch's No. 18 Joe Gibbs Racing Toyota Camry off Turn 2. Harvick reclaimed the lead on Lap 176. And get through the rest of the traffic. Stevens said he had no problems with Larson's move and that he expected Busch to retaliate. (more...)
England fan apologizes for defacing monument outside World Cup stadium England fan apologizes for defacing monument outside World Cup stadium
- July 04, 2018

The winners of Sweden vs. Switzerland await either England or Colombia in the quarter-final. Danny Welbeck believes England's players have made the most of their set-piece opportunities at the World Cup . "I've loved this country for the two days I've been here". They have the quality. "For me, personally, it's the right decision", Rooney said. Southgate took his share of criticism for opting to make eight changes against Belgium, who won 1-0 to top the group. (more...)
Russian goalkeeper thanks God for luck against Spain Russian goalkeeper thanks God for luck against Spain
- July 04, 2018

The match kicks off at the Luzhniki Stadium at 15:00 (BST). The Spaniards would pass a team into confusion and then strike. Possession soccer appears to be a relic, ready for a display case in soccer's version of the Hermitage museum. Spanish King Felipe VI, on hand for the 2010 final in South Africa, was here for this one, too, exhorting his countrymen on. He was vigilant of his surroundings and denied Koke and Aspas the chance of scoring their respective penalties in the penalty ... (more...)
Tyreke Evans to meet with Pacers today Tyreke Evans to meet with Pacers today
- July 04, 2018

Evans is a combo guard who can play point guard, shooting guard, and even small forward if it is needed. The fourth overall pick in the 2009 National Basketball Association draft, Evans has career averages of 16.5 points, 5.1 assists and 4.8 rebounds. (more...)
Krunal and Chahar included in T20 squad Krunal and Chahar included in T20 squad
- July 04, 2018

Indian pacer Jasprit Bumrah picked up an injury during the 1st T20I match against Ireland. Both players have been forced out of the upcoming T20 series against England, with Chahar and Pandya stepping in. The limited-overs series between India and England starts on July 3 with the two teams facing each other in three T20Is and three ODIs. Sundar suffered an injury to his right ankle during India's training session at the Malahide Cricket Club, Dublin on June 26. (more...)
Russian Federation eliminate Spain from World Cup in penalty kicks Russian Federation eliminate Spain from World Cup in penalty kicks
- July 04, 2018

The teams meet at the Luzhniki Stadium on Sunday for a place in the quarterfinals, but Russia's progress even to this stage something of a surprise after most pre-tournament predictions viewed them as candidates to exit in the first round. (more...)
How Serena Williams got ready for Wimbledon - nine months after giving birth How Serena Williams got ready for Wimbledon - nine months after giving birth
- July 04, 2018

I feel like I maybe was just overly anxious and overly. over-trying, over-doing it". Both Williams sisters are scheduled to play on Day 1 of the tournament, with seven-time Wimbledon champion Serena against Arantxa Rus of the Netherlands on Court 1, and five-time champ Venus against Johanna Larsson on Court 2. (more...)
Kane-led England favourites against Colombia Kane-led England favourites against Colombia
- July 04, 2018

Jesse Lingard says Gareth Southgate has brought about a revolution with the national team. A scan showed he has a swelling in his right calf - though the Colombian football federation says the muscle is not torn. However, Southgate said his players wouldn't underestimate the Monaco forward. The Colombia bench celebrated as if they had won the match outright, the water carrier bursting into tears. (more...)

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