• Thomas wears yellow as the Tour heads toward Alpe d'Huez
Thomas wears yellow as the Tour heads toward Alpe d'Huez

The Team Sky rider attacked six kilometres from the top of the final climb of this 108.5km stage from Albertville to claim his second career Tour stage win. "To wear the yellow jersey is a massive honour and to wear it three years in a row is pretty nice.I rode really well". "Froomey felt good - the plan was for him to have a go and for me just...

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  • Dennis Schroder seemingly approves of trade to Thunder
Dennis Schroder seemingly approves of trade to Thunder

The 34-year-old is coming off his worst season in the National Basketball Association, as he posted career lows in scoring average and field goal percentage last season. Atlanta will receive Anthony, Justin Anderson and the protected first-rounder. The Hawks at one point considered Schroder their future cornerstone, but they switched directions a...

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  • Failed Jorginho transfer is a blessing for City youngster
Failed Jorginho transfer is a blessing for City youngster

The effect of City having a record 16 players at the World Cup is that the squad Guardiola has available for the International Champions Cup tournament in the United States is shorn of experience. The 31-year-old, who was left out of the World Cup squad, wants a permanent move away from City but was a surprise inclusion when the squad left for ...

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  • I want to keep Hazard, says Sarri
I want to keep Hazard, says Sarri

Hazard is a very high-level player. Former Blue superstar Craig Burley believes that Chelsea winger Eden Hazard should challenge himself further and leave to join Real Madrid . "I am pleased to be here", said Zola. Hazard told reporters: "After six wonderful years at Chelsea it might be time to discover something different".

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  • Visa-free entry into Russia proposed for Fan ID holders
Visa-free entry into Russia proposed for Fan ID holders

Raphael Varane has now won the Champions League and World Cup in the same summer, having scooped Europe's top club prize with Real Madrid in May. In all seven games they played in Russian Federation, they had an average of 48-per-cent possession, doing the hard work off the ball. Russian president, Vladimir Putin inevitably became one of th...

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  • England is Hopeless to find Solution to KULDEEP's YADAV Magic
England is Hopeless to find Solution to KULDEEP's YADAV Magic

The T20I series and the first ODI showed that even such moment matter. Former England captain Michael Vaughan, speaking about England's standout players on TMS: " Adil Rashid is such an important member of this England team". While England's Joe Root found it "surprising", India's Yuzvendra Chahal said that he was unaware about the b...

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  • France celebrate in Paris after World Cup win in Russian Federation
France celebrate in Paris after World Cup win in Russian Federation

The players knew why they were there: they had to get that shining star (to mark a second World Cup win). After overcoming a determined Croatia to win 4-2 in Sunday's final in Russian Federation, the team came back to euphoric crowds in Paris hoping to catch a glimpse of the players that have captured the nation's imagination.

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  • Bryce Harper won't have to worry about shifts in Home Run Derby
Bryce Harper won't have to worry about shifts in Home Run Derby

However, while using a graphic to break down where some of the home runs landed, ESPN used the wrong Harper. It was at this point that Harper went completely out of his mind. "One hundred percent", Hoskins said. "It's awesome. Hometown", Scherzer said. "I knew that he had the home crowd behind him". Aaron Judge and Giancarlo Stanton both ...

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  • Manny Machado trade nears finish line with Dodgers in lead
Manny Machado trade nears finish line with Dodgers in lead

After the game, Machado even bid farewell to the local broadcasting network MASN , thanking those watching, for their support throughout his seven seasons with the Birds. The Yankees, Philadelphia Phillies , Milwaukee Brewers , Arizona Diamondbacks , Chicago Cubs, Los Angeles Dodgers , Cleveland Indians and the Atlanta Braves have made offer...

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  • Donald Trump denies collusion, says Russian Federation probe 'a disaster' for US
Donald Trump denies collusion, says Russian Federation probe 'a disaster' for US

Sen. Bob Corker of Tennessee, who has bristled with Trump, said he "did not think this was a good moment for our country". This came after Trump was broadly accused of siding with Putin over the USA intelligence community on the subject of Russian interference in the 2016 U.S.

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  • Anderson in final after a marathon duel with Isner
Anderson in final after a marathon duel with Isner

Nadal said he regretted losing an opportunity to win another major title. That match will be played with the roof open. "It's one of the longest matches I played over the two days, I'm overwhelmed". "I've said it all week, this is only my fourth tournament back". It was quite clear that there was very little to separate us, just small details. ...

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  • From young Mbappe to aging keeper, the World Cup in records
From young Mbappe to aging keeper, the World Cup in records

World Cup victor Kylian Mbappe has won the Fifa Young Player award for his performances at Russian Federation 2018. OLIVER GIROUD believes a focus on mentality is the reason why this France team is different to the one that lost the European Championships final to Portugal in 2016.

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  • France’s road to the 2018 World Cup final
France’s road to the 2018 World Cup final

La Liga's president Javier Tebas said: "When the moment is right and everyone is ready I would like to invite the children and their coach to go to a Liga game". Following the final whistle, France's players were understandably delirious. In a tweet after Croatia knocked out England in the second semi-final to qualify to the finals, the DP ...

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  • Former Napoli manager Sarri replaces Conte at Chelsea
Former Napoli manager Sarri replaces Conte at Chelsea

Conte's volcanic intensity also alienated some insiders, including leading players whose discontent filtered out. Dries Mertens has told me he's a good coach. Chelsea missed out on the Champions League last season last season, having finished fifth in the league, and as such face a battle to keep key figures, with Eden Hazard linked as a potenti...

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  • Wimbledon glance: Williams faces Kerber in final
Wimbledon glance: Williams faces Kerber in final

While Serena was frustrated by the surprise setback, she took heart from her run to the final in just the fourth tournament of her comeback following daughter Olympia's birth in September. I have so much to look forward to and I am just getting started. "Every year for a couple years she comes out to Wimbledon and has supported me". Kerber ha...

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  • Hazard and Belgium too good for England in World Cup play-off
Hazard and Belgium too good for England in World Cup play-off

Goals from Thomas Meunier and Eden Hazard eventually secured Roberto Martínez's side their best ever finish at the finals, though Southgate can spy a bright future for his young side. While Belgium probably should have grabbed a second before half-time, they ultimately weren't punished, as England's second-half fightback proved fruitless befo...

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  • NBA Reports: Isaiah Thomas headed to the Nuggets
NBA Reports: Isaiah Thomas headed to the Nuggets

He missed the end of the conference finals when the injury became too much to play through. At the 2017-18 National Basketball Association trade deadline, the Los Angeles Lakers traded Jordan Clarkson and Larry Nance Jr.to the Cleveland Cavaliers for Isaiah Thomas , Channing Frye, and a 2018 first round draft pick.

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  • University of Louisville drops Papa John's name from stadium
University of Louisville drops Papa John's name from stadium

Schnatter used the offensive term while undergoing training on how to avoid future PR disasters with media agency Laundry Service, after he a year ago controversially blamed NFL national anthem protests for his company's sagging pizza sales.

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  • Top 5 matches between Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic
Top 5 matches between Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic

The ball was in Kevin Anderson's court when he defeated Roger Federer on Wednesday to book a semifinal spot in the 2018 Wimbledon . Nadal has 17 major titles, two at the All England Club. "I'm really not thinking about being an underdog or being a favourite", he said. "Hopefully I can maintain that". But my goal is to try to play very well...

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  • Roger Federer out of Wimbledon after five-set loss to Kevin Anderson
Roger Federer out of Wimbledon after five-set loss to Kevin Anderson

Djokovic hasn't made a Grand Slam semifinal since the 2016 US Open (when he lost in the finals). Anderson, who reached the U.S. Open final previous year, saved a match point in the third set before recovering to beat the Swiss top seed 2-6 6-7 (5) 7-5 6-4 13-11 after four hours and 14 minutes on Court One.

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  • Thai Navy SEALs Share New Cave Rescue Video
Thai Navy SEALs Share New Cave Rescue Video

Add Thailand Cave Rescue as an interest to stay up to date on the latest Thailand Cave Rescue news, video, and analysis from ABC News. "The big heros in this are these children and the four Thai Navy SEALs who were looking after them".

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  • Federation Internationale de Football Association president Infantino celebrates 'best World Cup' ever
Federation Internationale de Football Association president Infantino celebrates 'best World Cup' ever

The subject arose today in a review of FIFA's anti-discrimination program in Russian Federation. Powar said the group has "documented more than 30 cases" of mainly Russian women being "accosted in the streets" by male fans but believes the real number of incidents is likely to be "10 times this".

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  • Real Madrid ready to cough out £150m for Eden Hazard
Real Madrid ready to cough out £150m for Eden Hazard

Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho has also been linked with a move for the player, who he coached during his days as Chelsea manager. He has made 166 appearances for the Stamford Bridge club. They're not sure who's coming in, it could be Sarri. Hazard now has 2 more years left on his contract at Chelsea , but according to the report, th...

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  • England captain Harry Kane hurt by loss to Croatia
England captain Harry Kane hurt by loss to Croatia

But we've learned from all of the things over the last couple of years and that's a cruel lesson. What a way to open his goalscoring account for England . The loss of control in that area meant Croatia could start to supply the risky wide man Ivan Perisic , who might have had a hat-trick. "I was lying in bed finding the strength to play and it ...

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  • Gareth Southgate defends Harry Kane from semi-final criticism
Gareth Southgate defends Harry Kane from semi-final criticism

England's World Cup has been marked by set piece goals thus far - nine of the team's 12 goals in the tournament have come from free kicks, corners, and the penalty spot. I don't realistically think any of us did. The Croatians went into Russian Federation as the 20th-ranked team in the world, but in particular their midfield talents of Re...

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  • ‘Croatia will be fresh for semi-final against England’
‘Croatia will be fresh for semi-final against England’

Unpredictability is the operative word for this year's cup, as no one predicted that only European teams would be left on the field; that Brazil would have been knocked out of the semi-finals; and that Russian Federation had gone as far as it did.

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  • Wimbledon 2018 -- No. 1 Simona Halep loses in third round at Wimbledon
Wimbledon 2018 -- No. 1 Simona Halep loses in third round at Wimbledon

Hsieh had shown flashes of ingenuity, but a simple backhand into the net when she had break point to tie the set at 4-4 proved costly as Halep broke again in the ninth game to clinch the opener. Angelique Kerber , the 11th seed who beat Naomi Osaka of Japan in straight sets, is the highest seed in the top half of the draw. Halep held two break p...

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  • Harry Wilson: Liverpool midfielder signs new deal with club
Harry Wilson: Liverpool midfielder signs new deal with club

It lead to an uncomfortable conclusion to the match as Tranmere's Amadou Soukouana raced clear to cut the deficit further, giving Karius no chance. And with domestic friendlies against Tranmere, Bury and Blackburn to be followed by a three-game tour of the US this month, Klopp is in no rush to make a definitive judgement on his young star.

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  • Mexico star Guardado hits back at Neymar with taunt over Brazil's exit
Mexico star Guardado hits back at Neymar with taunt over Brazil's exit

With one match to play until the semifinals, it feels like the tournament is wide open . Many of them won't. The first goal being an "own goal" (by Fernandinho ), though Kompani's header was also excellent. But they're out, leaving the unusual quartet of France, Belgium , Croatia and England. France's Kylian Mbappe (3 goals) is the highest sc...

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  • Real Madrid and Juventus agree £105m transfer deal for Cristiano Ronaldo
Real Madrid and Juventus agree £105m transfer deal for Cristiano Ronaldo

Real Madrid published a message from Ronaldo to the fans on the club's official website . Juventus president Andrea Agnelli was at Ronaldo's hotel in Greece on Tuesday as discussions continued over the move. The fact he did not enjoy unblighted adoration from the club despite everything he had done for them clearly annoyed Ronaldo, as did t...

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  • Eden Hazard admits ‘dreaming’ for Real Madrid deal, restates Chelsea loyalty
Eden Hazard admits ‘dreaming’ for Real Madrid deal, restates Chelsea loyalty

In this regard, the real sees in Azare alternative, especially considering the good of the game midfielder for the 2018 world Cup . Hazard shined with Belgium at the 2018 World Cup in Russian Federation leading them to the World Cup semi-finals for the first time since the 1986 World Cup .

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  • Federer advances to 16th Wimbledon quarter-final
Federer advances to 16th Wimbledon quarter-final

Desperate to spoil the Federer and Nadal carnival over the next few days are six challengers - all of whom yearn to play the role of party pooper. Djokovic had told reporters that he had been hopeful of playing his quarter-final match on Centre Court before telling Serbian media that he "deserved" the honour and meant to lobby the All England...

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  • Zverev survives test of nerves, Tennis News & Top Stories
Zverev survives test of nerves, Tennis News & Top Stories

He then played the enigmatic Bernard Tomic and was again pushed, eventually getting over the line a 2-6 6-3 7-6 7-5 victor after nearly three hours. But the 21-year-old German has plenty of practice at scrambling out of trouble after three times winning from two sets to one down at the recent French Open .

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  • Roger Federer Defeats Lukas Lacko easily at 2018 Wimbledon
Roger Federer Defeats Lukas Lacko easily at 2018 Wimbledon

Roger Federer and Serena Williams are both back on Centre Court at Wimbledon on Wednesday as they look to advance to the third round. Bertens hit seven aces and saved eight of the 10 break points she faced to win 6-3, 7-6 (2) against Pliskova and complete the latest upset in the women's draw.

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  • Luis Enrique named new Spain manager after Fernando Hierro's exit
Luis Enrique named new Spain manager after Fernando Hierro's exit

They finished top of Group B but suffered a shock elimination by hosts Russian Federation in the last 16 last Sunday in a penalty shoot-out after a 1-1 draw. He previously coached Celta Vigo and Barca's reserves, as well as Serie A side Roma. Marca's front page has a photograph of Luis Enrique with a headline: "The new Luis".

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