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by | June 20, 2018 | 01:10

Konta defeated her vanquisher in last year's Nottingham final - Donna Vekic - in yesterday's semifinal and was aiming to be the first British woman to win a WTA singles title at home since Sue Barker in 1981. You are making decisions that affect all our lives. "I think it's been a very clean week for me". Konta then walked straight past Souza and off the court.

by | June 19, 2018 | 23:28

This is Senegal's second appearance at the World Cup and it's the second time the team has come away with a monumental win. See the best tweets and reactions from Senegal's win below. Krychowiak sent a long ball back from deep inside the Senegal half, Szczesny rushed out of his area to collect the pass but Niang stole in to score to Polish disbelief.

by | June 19, 2018 | 19:00

Leonard would reportedly prefer to play in Los Angeles, and most betting markets have responded by making the Lakers the favorites to be the team he suits up for during the 2018-19 season. Although this may be small, it still adds on to the many incidents that have occurred with the San Antonio and Kawhi Leonard drama. He spent several months away from the team while rehabbing, which led to public barbs from Spurs coach Gregg Popovich about Leonard's absence - an unusual move for ...

by | June 19, 2018 | 18:53

Jose Mourinho says that Russian Federation and Egypt are both significantly weaker than Uruguay , and stronger than Saudi Arabia , making their clash on Tuesday the decider for a runner-up spot in Group A. "I hope we succeed in St Petersburg ", he said. "To play in a World Cup and experience this atmosphere is a dream you hope will never end". The South Americans have their own injury concern in the form of Brazil top scorer James Rodriguez, with the Bayern Munich midfielder nursing a ...

by | June 19, 2018 | 18:34

Petr Cech and David Ospina are the Gunners' frontline goalkeepers, and it is unclear who would make way for Leno. Leno is 26 and has been a regular in the Leverkusen team, as well as playing six matches for Germany and being part of their squad in last summer's Confederations Cup.

by | June 19, 2018 | 18:33

But neither the US Geological Survey nor Mexico's National Seismological Service reported an quake in Mexico City that day. On Monday, FIFA announced that it had started disciplinary proceedings after Mexico fans shouted the same chant during Sunday's match again Germany .

by | June 19, 2018 | 18:23

Sanchez was given a red card in the third minute of the game as a result, and it was the right call by the head official. Colombia coach Jose Pekerman made what appeared to be a tactical substitution by replacing attacking midfielder Juan Cuadrado with the more defensive Wilmar Barrios on the half hour.

by | June 19, 2018 | 16:22

The five-time champions opened the scoring at 20 minutes when Philippe Coutinho's stunning strike went in off the far post but Steven Zuber levelled five minutes into the second half with a powerful header. On more than a few occasions he shot or dribbled when he should have passed, looking to show that he can still be a man who wins games on his own. "Playing against Brazil and Spain, we demonstrated we could react, that this team always believes in itself and can get results".

by | June 19, 2018 | 16:12

We respect all the World Cup teams. In third and final match of the day, World Cup hosts Russian Federation face an Egypt side in their second match of the World Cup, knowing a win will all but guarantee a place in the last 16. "If Poland was the first match it would be different". Akira Nishino's debut at the World Cup comes only a couple months after the 63-year-old coach who made his name steering Gamba Osaka was hired to replace Vahid Halilhodzic.

by | June 19, 2018 | 15:49

The penalty was granted just 4 minutes after France scored a goal, also from a penalty kick. KAZAN , RUSSIA-Technology twice helped France at the World Cup on Saturday as the 1998 champions laboured to beat a gritty Australia 2-1 in their opening game.

by | June 19, 2018 | 15:38

The former Bolton Wanderers loanee, whose career and development have been blighted by injury, spent the last campaign looking to prove his fitness to the Arsenal board in order to earn a new deal. Willian is a part of the Brazil side taking part in the World Cup and also took part in the 1-1 draw against Switzerland, their World Cup opener.

by | June 19, 2018 | 09:33

Russia's Rossiya airline, which was carrying the Saudi Arabia soccer team, said it was investigating the cause of the engine malfunction, adding that a bird had likely entered the engine. They play Uruguay in their next fixture on Thursday. Videos posted on social media showed the engine alight after landing. "Well, of course we were scared a bit, but thank God".

by | June 19, 2018 | 09:02

Short has been picked in the Australia A team for the tour of India and it will clash with the Caribbean T20 league. Australia batsman David Warner will join Caribbean Premier League (CPL) franchise St Lucia Stars later this year as he continues to work towards a return to global cricket following a ball-tampering scandal.

by | June 19, 2018 | 08:39

Though lacking imagination, Les Diables Rouges still created the clearest chances, with Panama captain Roman Torres working wonders to put a risky cross from Kevin De Bruyne out for a corner with 22 minutes gone. But in the first half, a combination of sharp goalkeeping from Jaime Penedo , wayward finishing and last-ditch defending kept the Belgians off the scoreboard.

by | June 19, 2018 | 08:14

Mexico will now be hoping they can recreate their heroics from Sunday when they face South Korea later this week. The event is being considered an "artificial earthquake" created after Hirving Lozano scored the lone, game-winning goal in the 35th minute.

by | June 19, 2018 | 05:25

Some combination of Josh Jackson, T.J. Warren, Marquese Chriss and Dragan Bender might get San Antonio's attention, and one of the expiring contracts of Tyson Chandler or Jared Dudley will have to be included to line up the financial numbers.

by | June 19, 2018 | 04:39

The 47-year-old believed England deserved their victory and said he would have been proud of the performance even if they had not found a late victor. But England struggled to finish it off. Kane could not have asked for a more flawless start on an individual level, although England got lucky. After the break, England struggled to maintain the intensity of the opening period and Tunisia looked more comfortable as they contained their opponents' attack until Kane's victor.

by | June 19, 2018 | 04:31

While James might want to stay in Cleveland , it's hard to imagine he'll stick around if the team's future is bleak. When O'Neal was with the Los Angeles Lakers , he earned three titles. "His mentality now is probably: I want to get four before Steph does". But if I was him, I wouldn't be trying to get four, five and six because it ain't going to matter.

by | June 19, 2018 | 03:59

Expectations for England are relatively low in Russian Federation given a decade of disappointing results at tournament level as well as Southgate's selection of a young team. Whatever Southgate decides, that trident will be primed to sow confusion among the Tunisian ranks. "The last few years I've proved myself and now I'm here and I can't wait to get out there and show the world what I've got".

by | June 19, 2018 | 01:28

England defender Kyle Walker was bemused by the decision to give a penalty against him in the first half of the Three Lions' World Cup triumph over Tunisia . 'We knew what a tough test Tunisia would be, Panama will be disappointed with today's result so we've got to keep on performing and enjoy tonight.

by | June 19, 2018 | 01:05

From the opening whistle the CONCACAF nation showed its incredible spirit, chasing down Belgium all across the field and making life incredibly hard for Belgium attackers Romelu Lukaku , Mertens and Eden Hazard . "It played against an Argentina squad which isn't at the same level as Belgium right now". He was part of Belgium's coaching staff at three World Cups , including 1986, when they finished fourth.

by | June 18, 2018 | 23:46

Davis said that Mickelson implied that he was considering withdrawing. "It was so unusual because I don't think anyone had them thoughts", Johnston said. On his 48th birthday, Phil Mickelson endured a testing afternoon in the US Open at Shinnecock Hills. The victor, ultimately, was Brooks Koepka , for the second year in a row; he shot 16 under par over four days.

by | June 18, 2018 | 21:24

Dalic revealed that Kalinic also declined to enter a warm-up friendly against Brazil in England earlier this month, and that he said he was too injured to train on Sunday. Kalinic who apparently has been having grudges with the technical crew, started on the bench for the fourth successive worldwide matches but was asked to enter the fray by boss Zlatko Dalic in the closing stages of the Group D clash in Kaliningrad, an instruction which he flatly refused to obey.

by | June 18, 2018 | 21:10

Referee Joel Aguilar did not grant the penalty after a tackle by Kim Min-Woo on Viktor Claesson , but after the review and the decision, Granqvist finished into the lower right corner with Jo Hyeon-Woo diving the opposite way. "This is something small that has been turned into something much bigger because usually our information about our opponents comes from us watching them play matches".

by | June 18, 2018 | 19:27

The man told officers he had been driving alone. According to police, a woman was walking in the area at 6:51 a.m. when she saw a hand, leading to the discovery of Leiato's body. Leiato played in 21 games during his three years with the Ducks , recording 37 total tackles and breaking up two passes. He was expected to compete for a starting position at outside linebacker before his release.

by | June 18, 2018 | 16:55

Instead, with no bars and mixed signals from police about whether cafes could screen the games, numerous city's soccer-mad population turned to cinemas to vent their passion. Why?" The change in policy came about after British Iranian student Ghoncheh Ghavami spent more than three months in prison, much of it in solitary confinement, because she tried to get into a volleyball match.

by | June 18, 2018 | 14:09

After Iceland qualified for Euro 2016, he became the first and the only Iceland goalkeeper to represent his nation at a major tournament. "But for sure we will go into the game a little bit more relaxed than they are". The result left the European side top of the group ahead of Iceland and Argentina , whom they face in Nizhny Novgorod on Thursday. "It's something different, something nice to be considered ours".

by | June 18, 2018 | 13:12

Nakajima - who had clinched the pole position - finished in the auto, the Japanese driver enjoying a moment of redemption after a technical problem cruelly denied him and Toyota victory in the closing stages two years ago. The auto was mega all race. Fernando Alonso has always been regarded as one of the all-time great racing drivers and the best along with Lewis Hamilton in the current era of F1, but he has found success hard to come by in grands prix in recent years .

by | June 18, 2018 | 09:31

Hirving Lozano scored the lone goal in the 35th minute, picking up Javier Hernandez's pass inside the penalty area and beating Mesut Ozil before shooting past Germany goalkeeper Manuel Neuer from 10 yards. He adds: "We are so polarized and against each other these days, with the elections and everything else going on, that this brings us back together and makes us feel like things are possible".

by | June 17, 2018 | 21:27

With sombreros on their heads and flags draped over their shoulders, Mexican and German fans were enjoying the sunshine, singing together but both hoping for a win for their own team. The world champions struggled to cope with the intensity of Mexico in the opening 45 minutes, and were outplayed by the North American side. FIFA World Cup 2018 Germany vs Mexico will kick off at 8:30 pm IST on Saturday.

by | June 17, 2018 | 19:54

Suddenly, Iran's blighted and frustrating World Cup buildup - the scrapped friendly matches, the sportswear sanctions from the United States that prevented players from wearing their favorite soccer shoes - didn't matter anymore. And with reigning European champions Portugal and 2010 World Cup winners Spain also in the group, officials from both Iran and Morocco had called this game "their World Cup final".

by | June 17, 2018 | 19:28

Nawalka, who played at the 1978 World Cup for Poland , coached several Polish teams , including three stints at hometown club Wisla Krakow before leading Gornik Zabrze to promotion six months after taking over in 2010. The African team Senegal qualified in the world cup after 16 years, they will be determined to make their presence felt. In the first half two goals were scored by Robert Lewandowski .

by | June 17, 2018 | 19:25

The former Stuttgart goalkeeper has seen a lot of praise come his way from the majority of Arsenal fans, but supporters back in Germany are warning the Gunners not to get their hopes up - Leno is prone to the occasional high-profile error.

by | June 17, 2018 | 17:41

The 36-year-old Swiss will play Canada's Milos Raonic in Sunday's final as he seeks a 98th tour-level title. But he was made to work hard to regain the top spot as Kyrgios, also playing in his first tournament after two months out with an elbow injury, refused to buckle in a contest that lasted just short of two hours.

by | June 17, 2018 | 16:15

Open. He needed eight strokes to get the ball in the hole and with a two-stroke penalty walked off with a sextuple bogey 10 on the way to his highest ever round in 27 US Open appearances of 11-over 81. It's just simply I just wanted to get on to the next hole and I didn't see that happening at the time. Meanwhile others simply saw the amusing side.