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Sport Roger Federer breezes past Dusan Lajovic at Wimbledon
Author: 0 Roger Federer breezes past Dusan Lajovic at Wimbledon

The 22-year-old Russian next faces Guillermo Garcia-Lopez of Spain. Thirteenth-seeded Milos Raonic is also through to the second round after a comfortable 7-5, 6-0, 6-1 victory over British wildcard Liam Broady . The only things unfamiliar about Federer were his clothes. "I was excited to wear Uniqlo today", the Swiss said after his opener Monday, adding that the Uniqlo deal was "a long time coming".

Sport Petition for Colombia vs. England to be replayed gains almost 300,000 signatures
Author: 0 Petition for Colombia vs. England to be replayed gains almost 300,000 signatures

Dier went on to net the winning spot-kick in the penalty shootout which sent England through to the quarter-finals after the tie finished 1-1 after extra-time. "It was a timely intervention from Pickford after he was scrutinised for failing to keep out Belgium's victor last week, using the same technique which paid off handsomely in the shootout".

Author: 0 Thunder, Carmelo Anthony Will Work Together On Exit

Based on a recent report, Anthony and the Thunder are expected to part ways this summer. The Lakers could find a way to trade for him, but most likely they'll wait until he reaches free agency. "Remember, two years ago he was considered a superstar still, I think if he gets a fresh new start in a big city he might play well". "I personally think he did an excellent job in his first year transitioning his game, working to becoming more of an off-the-ballplayer, being more reliant on other ...

Sport Tony Parker Agrees To Deal With Hornets; Spent 17 Years With Spurs
Author: 0 Tony Parker Agrees To Deal With Hornets; Spent 17 Years With Spurs

Spears of ESPN's Undefeated . Parker joined the franchise back in 2001 and will now be reunited with former Spurs assistant James Borrego, who was named head coach of the Hornets earlier this offseason. His relationship with the Spurs was reportedly rough throughout his entire rehab process. He averaged 7.7 points and 5.7 assists per game during that season.

Sport Dzagoev says he is fit for Russia's quarter-final against Croatia
Author: 0 Dzagoev says he is fit for Russia's quarter-final against Croatia

The final match will be held on July 15 at Moscow's Luzhniki Stadium. France , meanwhile, have slowly got better and better since the tournament started, and then exploded into life in their win over Argentina. The most boring match went to Switzerland and Sweden , which the Scandinavian nation won 1-0, advancing to the quarters. It means that, unless the men's final is drastically one-sided, there will be a clash with the World Cup.

Sport Federer, Serena in Wimbledon masterclass
Author: 0 Federer, Serena in Wimbledon masterclass

The matches of the second round with the participation of Marin Cilic , Stan Wawrinka and John Isner is not completed due to weather conditions. It's not just in the World Cup, last 16 or quarters. He said he "felt good" and "less nervous" than he did in his previous match, his first-round win over Dušan Lajović on Monday. "We had really tough matches".

Sport Luis Suarez Posts Heartwarming Message To Messi After Argentina Exit
Author: 0 Luis Suarez Posts Heartwarming Message To Messi After Argentina Exit

Uruguay's population is about 3.5 million, while France's is around 67 million. Brazil and Belgium meet later on Friday, while Saturday's quarter-finals see England take on Sweden and hosts Russian Federation face Croatia. Although he didn't score, 19-year-old France forward Kylian Mbappe again looked risky on the attack, trying to slice in from the right wing or directing quick passes into Uruguay's defense.

Sport Maria Sharapova's Wimbledon return falls flat as she throws it away
Author: 0 Maria Sharapova's Wimbledon return falls flat as she throws it away

Halep said she slept a lot after opening her grand slam account following three near misses in major finals and plans on taking a break post Wimbledon . "I need to keep feeding myself good thoughts". "I don't think I won any one of them", Kvitova said. "As a tennis player, when you win Wimbledon , I think it's winning the best tournament".

Sport Wimbledon -- Women's third-round matches
Author: 0 Wimbledon -- Women's third-round matches

Bertens, a player usually much more at home on a clay court, was crunching winners on both sides in a one-sided first set but could not close it out in the second when Williams broke back for 5-5, before going on to take the tie-break 7-5 and force a third set.

Sport Japanese Octopus Killed After Correctly Predicting World Cup Games
Author: 0 Japanese Octopus Killed After Correctly Predicting World Cup Games

An octopus that correctly predicted all of Japan's World Cup results has gone from psychic to sushi - thanks to a fisherman who thought the creature would be more profitable to him as a meal. Abe has not completely given up on gaining internet fame and plans to use another octopus , Rabio Junior, to make future prediction. Paul , however, was fortunate enough to live out the remainder of his days in the comfort of the Oberhausen Sea Life Center.

Sport The man the British GP is depending on - F1
Author: 0 The man the British GP is depending on - F1

Red Bull boss Christian Horner has labelled the way Mercedes dealt with its strategy error at the Austrian Grand Prix as "bizarre" and says he would not expect one of his strategists to make an apology on team radio in the same circumstances.

Sport Serena Williams says it's unfair she's drug-tested more
Author: 0 Serena Williams says it's unfair she's drug-tested more

She even referred to herself in the third person. The 2018 Wimbledon Championships will commence on Monday July 2 and is due to finish on Sunday July 15. The 25th seed had to battle from a break down in the second set but went on to win five games in a row to set up a second-round encounter against either Tereza Smitkova or Viktoriya Tomova.

Sport Brazil vs Belgium | 06 Jul 2018
Author: 0 Brazil vs Belgium | 06 Jul 2018

The Red Devils' wit and perseverance will now be tested against the juggernaut of Brazil in a quarter-final which will be played on July 7, Friday. Third-ranked Belgium reached the quarter-finals in 2014 in Brazil but before that the last time they got so far was in 1986, when ´Little Prince´ Frank Vercauteren steered them to the semi-finals before a Diego Maradona double ended their hopes in a 2-0 defeat in Mexico.

Sport Trapped Thai boys get diving lessons as rescuers plan extraction
Author: 0 Trapped Thai boys get diving lessons as rescuers plan extraction

In addition to the narrow, water-filled passages, caves are like dark labyrinths, so finding one's way out can be tricky. "The evacuation must speed up", Anupong told the Bangkok Post . Australian Federal Police Tactical response diver Matt Fitzgerald, one of six AFP officers deployed to the cave complex in north-western Thailand to assist with the rescue, has conducted diving operations as far as the third chamber, which is about 1.5km into the cave complex.

Sport Brazil Star Desperate For FC Barcelona Move
Author: 0 Brazil Star Desperate For FC Barcelona Move

However, Mourinho's side have leverage over Barca as they have a player that the Blues crave. When asked about the possibility of linking up with Coutinho and Paulinho at Barcelona, Willian said: "Well, they are excellent players with a lot of quality".

Sport Arsene Wenger reveals his three favourites to win World Cup 2018
Author: 0 Arsene Wenger reveals his three favourites to win World Cup 2018

There is also "WBS", which is presumably the initials of Chelsea player Willian Borges de Silva, and CasAo is likely Real Madrid player Casemiro, as Neymar tagged both players in the picture. The team appears to believe, and the fans are now starting to believe as well so this may be the ideal time for the Three Lions to further impress in the World Cup.

Sport England penalties win over Colombia seen by 24m
Author: 0 England penalties win over Colombia seen by 24m

Of all the England World Cup games broadcast on the network over the last 20 years, the team had only won one. "The spirit's there.Nothing can stop us now". "It showed the togetherness and character". "You can talk about things, but the reality of executing it [penalty] under that sort of intensity is a different matter".

Sport Venus Williams flicks a tricky victor at Wimbledon
Author: 0 Venus Williams flicks a tricky victor at Wimbledon

The 36-year-old professional tennis player recently returned to the court after giving birth to her daughter Alexis Olympia whom she has with her husband Alexis Ohanian - in September last year, and has admitted that whilst she thinks it is "healthy" for her to be a "working mom", she finds it hard to step away from her daughter's side for too long.

Sport Roger Federer, Serena Williams cruise into third round at Wimbledon
Author: 0 Roger Federer, Serena Williams cruise into third round at Wimbledon

In total, he lost just nine of 61 points on his serve and broke Lacko five times, including a dominant forehand victor to claim the match win. Federer and Williams cruised into the third round with straight-sets victories on Wednesday, looking at home on the Centre Court where they have won 15 titles between them.

Sport Arsenal step up pursuit of Andre Gomes
Author: 0 Arsenal step up pursuit of Andre Gomes

The 2017-18 season, in particular, was one to forget for Gomes, who managed a mere 10 starts across all competitions. Real Sociedad have been linked with a move for Nacho Monreal, arguably Arsenal's most consistent performer last season, but Arsenal are expected to retain the the 32-year-old who has become something of a cult hero.

Sport Mario Hezonja signs with New York Knicks
Author: 0 Mario Hezonja signs with New York Knicks

The Knicks now have the fourth pick in the 2015 draft (Porzingis), the fifth pick (Hezonja) and the seventh pick (Emmanuel Mudiay). The Knicks were lucky to land a star player and are now trying to build around him as they take castoffs and hope they can turn into something better in NY.

Sport LeBron James has 53 million reasons to stay in Cleveland
Author: 0 LeBron James has 53 million reasons to stay in Cleveland

Without any additional roster moves, losing James via free agency would drop the team below the league's $123 million luxury tax line, which would save owner Dan Gilbert from paying further tax penalties and give the Cavs more flexibility in acquiring players.

Sport After goals galore, French expects tighter game vs Uruguay
Author: 0 After goals galore, French expects tighter game vs Uruguay

That meant Ronaldo and his great rival Lionel Messi, whose Argentina side lost 4-2 to France, were both knocked out of what could be their final World Cup on the same day. It did say, however, that there was no tear to a muscle, meaning that there may still be a slim chance of seeing the forward back in action before the end of the World Cup .

Sport Lyon coach Genesio: Fekir can join Liverpool; it's possible
Author: 0 Lyon coach Genesio: Fekir can join Liverpool; it's possible

The talented midfielder played a crucial role as the Bulls clinched a Europa League spot last season scoring nine goals in 39 appearances. Salah's exploits saw him walk away with numerous awards and accolades as he was was named as both the PFA Players' Player of the Year and the Football Writers' Association's Footballer of the Year for 2017/18.

Sport Real Madrid deny world-record €310m offer for Brazil star
Author: 0 Real Madrid deny world-record €310m offer for Brazil star

Television Espanola (TVE ), a state-owned public service broadcaster in Spain, is claiming that a deal worth €310m has been struck for the Brazil global. " Real Madrid have not made any kind of offer to PSG or the player". But Madrid quickly hit back at the claims with a statement that denied making any contact with PSG or Neymar over a possible blockbuster transfer.

Sport England sends Colombia home following shoot-out drama
Author: 0 England sends Colombia home following shoot-out drama

I'll stick my neck out and go 3-1 England ". I keep going on about the spirit of the team. They might have been outnumbered in the stadium but earlier in the day, at Bistro restaurant on one of Moscow's main shopping streets, England's modest following made their presence felt.

Sport Neymar leads Brazil into World Cup quarter-finals
Author: 0 Neymar leads Brazil into World Cup quarter-finals

After releasing Willian with a back-heel, Neymar raced into the penalty area and slid to tap his teammate's return cross into the net. "In the World Cup you want to be ideal but it's about getting through, it's about winning", Martinez said.

Sport Birthday girl Ryu joins Park, Henderson in Women's PGA lead
Author: 0 Birthday girl Ryu joins Park, Henderson in Women's PGA lead

Park clinched her first major title less than a year ago at the U.S. Women's Open. A playoff was only needed after Park missed a birdie putt on the 18th, which would have given her the win on the final hole. Ryu So-yeon celebrated her 28th birthday with a scrappy three-under-par 69 that lifted her into a three-way tie for the halfway lead at the KPMG Women's PGA Championship outside Chicago on Friday.

Sport World Cup big guns primed for last-eight battles
Author: 0 World Cup big guns primed for last-eight battles

Gareth Southgate's team will face Colombia in the last 16 on Tuesday, and players like Dele Alli and Danny Welbeck believe they pose a strong threat to all contenders in Russian Federation. This is how we should play . "I've watched some of the games, but not too many games where you are getting caught up in everything and it's hard not to get caught up in the emotions of it".

Sport Cristiano Ronaldo rejects new Real Madrid contract
Author: 0 Cristiano Ronaldo rejects new Real Madrid contract

Apparently, Real Madrid has accepted Juventus' offer too. Marca claim that Juventus are close to agreeing basic terms with Ronaldo which would see him earn €30m a year until 2022 - €5m a year more than Real have offered him, and on an extended deal which would take him through to the age of 37.