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Sport Marcelo trains with Brazil ahead of Mexico last-16 clash
Author: 0 Marcelo trains with Brazil ahead of Mexico last-16 clash

Brazilian right back Danilo has recovered from a thigh injury and will be available to face Mexico in their World Cup last-16 clash, team doctor Rodrigo Lasmar said. Lasmar said Marcelo would be evaluated again after Sunday's training, adding that "we're optimistic that he'll be able to be ready for the game".

Sport FPJ's dream XI predictions for Belgium vs Japan
Author: 0 FPJ's dream XI predictions for Belgium vs Japan

Nacer Chadli went on to net the victor in the dying moments of injury time . Belgium beat Japan 3-2 with a stunning last-minute goal to progress to the quarter-finals of the Fifa World Cup on Monday (Tuesday NZ time ). Unfortunately for Japan , the lead would prove short-lived. Jan Vertonghen then scored with a looping header that appeared to be a cross but dropped in under the crossbar in the 69th minute.

Sport Cristiano Ronaldo's On-Field Gesture Is Winning The Internet
Author: 0 Cristiano Ronaldo's On-Field Gesture Is Winning The Internet

He had said he would talk about his club future after joining the national team, but avoided the subject from the start. Ronaldo could not make the difference after Suarez and Cavani combined brilliantly for Uruguay's 7th-minute opener on Russia's Black Sea coast.

Sport Neymar shines as Brazil beat Mexico
Author: 0 Neymar shines as Brazil beat Mexico

Brazil is undefeated in 4 matches against Mexico in the World Cup , keeping 4 clean sheets against them. A Brazil fan poses before their 2018 World Cup round of 16 match against Mexico at the Samara Arena in Samara on July 2, 2018.

Sport Leishman, Woods in contention at Quicken Loans National
Author: 0 Leishman, Woods in contention at Quicken Loans National

Woods, unhappy with his putting since sharing 32nd at the Masters, began working last week with the new Ardmore putter and used it to replace his Scotty Cameron, the putter he used in winning 13 major titles and in his latest return after years of back pain.

Sport Details emerge in LeBron James' reported move to Los Angeles Lakers
Author: 0 Details emerge in LeBron James' reported move to Los Angeles Lakers

The Lakers were the fifth-choice in June. After the Cleveland Cavaliers went a league-worst 17-65, they won the 2003 NBA Draft Lottery and selected nearby prep star James, who became NBA Rookie of the Year in 2004. All I'm asking for this season is that cameras are rolling the first time an angry LeBron tells LaVar Ball to quit yapping about his overrated basketball-playing sons, including Lakers guard Lonzo.

Sport Neymar stars as Brazil prove too much for gallant Mexico
Author: 0 Neymar stars as Brazil prove too much for gallant Mexico

This World Cup continues to see the best and worst of what Neymar has to offer. We have been doing well for four years, working hard and showing focus. Our recommended way to watch the Mexico vs Brazil game online free is to try out the FuboTV 7-day free trial . Mexico , meanwhile, will look back fondly on their opening 1-0 win over Germany, but are now left to rue a seventh consecutive exit at the last-16 stage.

Sport Milwaukee Bucks center Thon Maker in brawl during FIBA qualifying game
Author: 0 Milwaukee Bucks center Thon Maker in brawl during FIBA qualifying game

Andray Blatche of Gilas Pilipinas going after Daniel Kickert. A free-for-all on-court melee took place at the third window match between the Philippines and Australia in the FIBA World Cup qualifiers. "Basketball Australia deeply regrets the incident in tonight's game between the Boomers and the Philippines in Manila". Anthony Moore, chief executive of Australian basketball, apologized to fans in a statement, adding that "this is not the spirit in which sport should be played and ...

Sport LeBron James signs 4-year, $154 million deal with Lakers
Author: 0 LeBron James signs 4-year, $154 million deal with Lakers

Rich Paul informed the Cavaliers on Friday that he would not opt-in to his $35.6 million contract for the 18-19 season. In a short statement, the 33-year-old's sports management group said the three-time National Basketball Association champion has agreed a four-year contract with the Lakers , seeing the star leave the Cleveland Cavaliers for a second time and make his debut in the Western Conference.

Sport Paul Pogba: Kylian Mbappe is much more talented than me
Author: 0 Paul Pogba: Kylian Mbappe is much more talented than me

Mbappe's donation to the Preiers de Cordees Association is expected to help many disabled children key into sports activities which experts say is not only good for them physically but also mentally. The 1998 champions won 4-3 and looked a different side from the one that struggled to find their cutting edge in the group stage, pouring forward with pace and objective to stretch the ageing Argentine defence in Kazan.

Sport LeBron James signs $154M deal with Lakers
Author: 0 LeBron James signs $154M deal with Lakers

James won his first National Basketball Association crown in 2012 and another in 2013 but lost finals with Miami in 2011 and 2014. That may be wasteful when Leonard reportedly wants to sign with the Lakers as a free agent in 2019. On Sunday afternoon, James and his wife went back to Van Nuys Airport. LeBron's new squad is nearly equally incomplete to the Cavs team that was swept in June's NBA Finals .

Sport Brazil's Marcelo a doubt for Mexico match Douglas Costa ruled out
Author: 0 Brazil's Marcelo a doubt for Mexico match Douglas Costa ruled out

Brazil should have the tougher time given they play Mexico , who beat Germany in their opening group game as well as South Korea. FIFA World Cup 2018 Brazil v/s Mexico match will kick off at 7.30 PM IST (1930 HRS). Marquez hasn't started for Mexico since the last year's Confederations Cup and is set to retire from football after the tournament ends. If they are to get over the hump and progress to the quarter-finals for the first time in over 30 years, they will have to overcome ...

Sport Sweden coach Andersson slams Germany for 'unsportsmanlike behaviour'
Author: 0 Sweden coach Andersson slams Germany for 'unsportsmanlike behaviour'

After Toni Kroos' stunning 95th-minute victor gave Germany an unconvincing win over Sweden in their second match, they only needed a win against South Korea to book their place in the last 16. Calls to leave them in Germany after they said Erdogan was "my president" were never seriously considered but the pair were clearly in no shape to play a top-level tournament as questions about the photo continued once in Russian Federation.

Sport LeBron back in Los Angeles as start of free agency nears
Author: 0 LeBron back in Los Angeles as start of free agency nears

The Lakers are hoping they can persuade him to sign with them and return them to glory. Furthermore, James could sign a one-year deal with Cleveland, with a one year option, so he can have chance at exploring free-agency in 2019. National Basketball Association star Lebron James has decided not to pick up the player option on the a year ago of his deal with the Cleveland Cavaliers and will become a free agent, according to ESPN .

Sport Paul George, Russell Westbrook Friendship Factor in PG Choosing Thunder
Author: 0 Paul George, Russell Westbrook Friendship Factor in PG Choosing Thunder

The Thunder have the power ti tempt George to stick around with a lucrative max offer sheet worth $176m over five years. It's believed Westbrook made a persuasive argument for George to stay. That's huge for the Thunder, who apparently were not scared to offer George his deal and bite the bullet on a skyrocketing salary cap figure . Grant again will join the Thunder's Big Three of Anthony, Paul George and Russell Westbrook .

Sport Chris Froome defiant on 2018 Tour de France despite prevention fears
Author: 0 Chris Froome defiant on 2018 Tour de France despite prevention fears

Froome, 33, became the first Briton to win the race in the Giro's 101-year history after the 115km closed circuit race through the streets of the Italian capital. 'It begins on Saturday so we shall explain our position during the coming week'. The last time ASO took such action was in 2009, when it sought to exclude Tom Boonen from the Tour de France after the former world champion's third out-of-competition positive test for cocaine.

Sport Arkansas, Oregon State set for decisive Game 3
Author: 0 Arkansas, Oregon State set for decisive Game 3

And then the ninth inning happened Wednesday night. Abel allowed just two hits, and retired the final 20 batters he faced in the winning effort. "To go out there and make pitches and get as many outs as I could and hand it over to the next guy".

Sport LeBron James Confirms He's Joining The Lakers
Author: 0 LeBron James Confirms He's Joining The Lakers

LeBron James has signed a 4-year deal with the Los Angeles Lakers . George and Paul made their announcements known not long afterward. And all those clubs - Golden State, Oklahoma City, Houston, the Lakers, even Denver by locking up Nikola Jokic for $US150 million and Will Barton for $US54 million - could definitively say they were thrilled.

Sport Chris Paul set to remain with Rockets, reports say
Author: 0 Chris Paul set to remain with Rockets, reports say

Shortly after, Adrian Wojnarowski tweeted that Chris Paul re-signed with the Rockets on a huge 4-year, $160 million deal. But, in a blow for the team, news did break later in the evening that versatile forward Trevor Ariza would be moving on to sign a one-year $15 million deal with the Suns.

Sport LeBron James picks Lakers over Sixers, agrees to 4-year deal
Author: 0 LeBron James picks Lakers over Sixers, agrees to 4-year deal

And when Sixers officials came away from a Sunday meeting with James's representatives feeling they had little chance to land the prized future hall of famer, it became a lock that the Lakers would be his new home. ESPN's Ramona Shelburne reported James flew into Los Angeles prior to the start of free agency. News of the decision breaking was a bit of a startling one.

Sport Tiger Woods charges but fades as Abraham Ancer, Francesco Molinari lead National
Author: 0 Tiger Woods charges but fades as Abraham Ancer, Francesco Molinari lead National

Molinari matched the course record with an eight-under-par 62 in the final round at TPC Potomac to become the first Italian victor on the United States-based circuit since Toney Penna in 1947. The technicality irked the Italian a little but becoming the first player from his native land to win on US soil since Toney Penna in 1945 was certainly some decent solace.

Sport Croatia vs. Denmark - Football Match Preview
Author: 0 Croatia vs. Denmark - Football Match Preview

Along with other experienced analysts, Sumpter developed the powerful Soccerbot model. "What will decide the game will be how the teams perform as teams". But despite managerial turmoil, the Vatreni achieved a brilliant turnaround and were one of the three sides that went unbeaten in the group stages. His passing ability and forward runs will be crucial if his country is to reach the quarter-final for only the second time in their history.

Sport Paul George agrees to max contract with Oklahoma City Thunder
Author: 0 Paul George agrees to max contract with Oklahoma City Thunder

But the 28-year-old left fans stunned after he opted instead to stay in Oklahoma City, signing a four-year max deal alongside close pal Russell Westbrook . This buzz has made its way to National Basketball Association circles, as two players told HoopsHype they thought OKC would get rid of Anthony. George is coming off his first season with the Thunder after a trade last summer from the Indiana Pacers .

Author: 0 Twitter goes berserk as Spain are knocked out of the World Cup

The Russia defender was in the process of bundling Sergio Ramos over from a free-kick when the ball hit the back of his leg and deflected in. With five minutes left, Spain felt that they should have been awarded a penalty when both Pique and Ramos appeared to be hauled down inside of the box but VAR called for play to continue, much to the disgust of the Spain squad.

Author: 0 Croatia 1-1 Denmark

They have scored just two goals in three Group C games, finishing as runners-up, but will face their sternest test yet on Sunday. Denmark come into the match undefeated in 18 games and could spring a surprise. Denmark striker Yussuf Poulsen is back from suspension and is expected to be named in Hareide's starting line-up . "It will be a tough match, like any other game so far".

Sport Another giant falls as Russian Federation eliminate Spain
Author: 0 Another giant falls as Russian Federation eliminate Spain

Stanislav Cherchesov's men started to get out of their defensive shell towards half-an-hour but they could not get beyond just hovering outside the Spain's box. Both teams made their three changes but the pattern of the game did not change with Spain growing frustrated with Russian Federation spending much of the final quarter inside of their own final third.

Author: 0 Croatia v Denmark 01 July 2018

I don't think we're a nice team to meet. We must be very careful. Modric says his team have to "forget" their much-praised performances in the World Cup group stage and concentrate on beating Denmark . Croatia equalise through Mario Mandzukic's goal. Messi though was unable to find the net, leaving Russian Federation with a single goal, and at 31 the Barcelona great has probably seen any chance of winning the World Cup evaporate.

Sport Iran striker Azmoun announces international retirement age just 23
Author: 0 Iran striker Azmoun announces international retirement age just 23

Iran left the tournament with one win, one draw and one loss. 'It was a great honour for me to play in my national team, ' he wrote [ via Instagram ], 'and I am proud of myself till the end of my life. Azmoun, known for his temper and his undiplomatic social media usage, is hoped to reconsider his decision before January's Asian Cup. If Brendan Rodgers' side do remain keen on signing Azmoun though, his decision to step down from his worldwide team could benefit them.

Sport Looks like Courtois' days at Chelsea could be over
Author: 0 Looks like Courtois' days at Chelsea could be over

It's this lack of consistency which is a concern, and when a goalkeeper of truly world class standing becomes available then you have to seriously look at the situation. Courtois has two children - Adriana, aged two and Nicolas, aged one - with his former partner Marta Dominguez, who lives in Madrid. Telemadrid's report discusses a €50m bid for Asensio in 2017, which was obviously rejected by Real Madrid .

Sport Valtteri Bottas beats Lewis Hamilton to Austrian GP pole
Author: 0 Valtteri Bottas beats Lewis Hamilton to Austrian GP pole

Mercedes are unbeaten in four races at the Red Bull Ring since the track was re-introduced to the calendar in 2014. Raikkonen made a mighty move at the start, utilising the extra grip his ultrasoft tyres afforded him to vault up in between the two Mercedes of Bottas and Hamilton into Turn 1.

Sport Holders Germany crash out of World Cup
Author: 0 Holders Germany crash out of World Cup

Though South Korea itself was knocked out, Mexicans flocked to the embassy to celebrate the Asian team. "There was no leader on the pitch to take responsibility", the former midfielder said. Italy has historically been a slow starter in World Cups . Their failure was celebrated widely in Russian Federation with fans and neutrals in the metro, Fifa Fan Fest and stadiums celebrating their inability to beat South Korea .

Sport Paul George reportedly decides to become free agent
Author: 0 Paul George reportedly decides to become free agent

In the weeks leading up to free agency, the Thunder were unsure if they'd be able to retain Jerami Grant . George averaged 21.9 points, 5.7 rebounds and 3.3 assists in 79 games this season for the Thunder. In regards to George, it is unclear how quickly he'll make a decision on his next team. With the talk of George possibly forming the next super team with James in Los Angeles, Wade knows a thing or two about forming a super team with James himself.

Sport Joshua told to face Povetkin or lose WBA heavyweight title
Author: 0 Joshua told to face Povetkin or lose WBA heavyweight title

Hearn said even though Joshua will be favored, he's anxious about the fight with Povetkin (34-1, 24 KOs), 38, a 2004 Russian Olympic gold medalist. Wilder tweeted that he had been offered: "Something that's equivalent to a pack of peanuts and load bread and a jar of honey".

Sport Kevin Durant To Sign 2-Year, $61.5M Deal With Warriors
Author: 0 Kevin Durant To Sign 2-Year, $61.5M Deal With Warriors

Durant's return to the Warriors coincides with Paul George's recent announcement of resigning with OKC while at a party at Russell Westbrooks' home. well, Kevin Durant re-signing with the Golden State Warriors this summer. Durant's roughly $30 million salary for next season will make him the second-highest-paid Warrior behind Stephen Curry ($37.5 million).