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WC FIFA 2018: Sweden wins against South Korea by VAR penalty

WC FIFA 2018: Sweden wins against South Korea by VAR penalty

Sweden's starting players averaged about 1.90 metres (6-3), while South Korea's starters averaged about 1.83 metres (6 feet). Four minutes later, Cho had to be alert once more to keep out a bulle...

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Brazil’s Neymar limps out of World Cup training session

Brazil’s Neymar limps out of World Cup training session

On Sunday, Brazil drew 1-1 with Switzerland , with Neymar playing the whole match for the first time having been sidelined for nearly three months with a foot injury, which required surgery. "We ...

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Buzz kill: Gnats swarm players during Tunisia v England game

Buzz kill: Gnats swarm players during Tunisia v England game

And that is an issue which is beginning to rear its head for Southgate ahead of Sunday's clash with Panama in Nizhny-Novgorod. England made a superb start at the Volgograd Arena when Kane lashed...

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Willemse’s TV walkoff review report due today

Willemse’s TV walkoff review report due today

Former Springbok players Nick Mallett and Naas Botha were the panellists when Willemse walked out. SuperSport appointed Advocate Vincent Maleka SC, to review the allegations fully and objectivel...

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Xhaka agrees new Arsenal contract

Xhaka agrees new Arsenal contract

Arsenal confirmed on Friday that Xhaka had agreed a new deal, subject to the usual regulatory process, two years on from signing for the club from Borussia Monchengladbach. But new head coach Unai Em...

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Mo Salah scores but Russian Federation thumps Egypt

Mo Salah scores but Russian Federation thumps Egypt

Those two scenarios would also eliminate Egypt, which started with a 1-0 loss to Uruguay. Egypt take on Saudi Arabia in their final fixture, while Russian Federation battle Uruguay. Hosts Russia d...

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Another record! Second World Cup's quickest red card

Another record! Second World Cup's quickest red card

The 2-1 victory over Colombia on Tuesday (Wednesday NZ Time) was another surprising result in an unpredictable tournament. A straight red card and a penalty inside the first five minutes saw Colo...

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England make world record ODI cricket score against Australia

England make world record ODI cricket score against Australia

It was the "hardest day's cricket I have ever had in my life, ' said Tim Paine , the Australia captain, after his team conceded a one-day worldwide record 481/6 to England and were then bowled ou...

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"It's Not Over" - Agent Confirms Liverpool Could Still Sign £53m Star

The 24-year-old's agent, though, has stated that the attacker - who is part of the France squad for the ongoing World Cup in Russian Federation - could still become a Liverpool this summer, despite ...

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Winning start for Hendo and Trent as England defeat Tunisia

Winning start for Hendo and Trent as England defeat Tunisia

England captain Harry Kane said he was proud of his team's persistence in a hard-fought 2-1 victory in the World Cup against Tunisia on Monday. For the rest, the negative and the things that ...

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Portugal v Morocco: Hat-trick hero Ronaldo hunts stricken Atlas Lions

Portugal v Morocco: Hat-trick hero Ronaldo hunts stricken Atlas Lions

It does not bode well for Morocco that Cristiano Ronaldo has already hit form in Russian Federation. - Portugal's only defeat against African opposition at the World Cup came against Morocc...

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Robert Lewandowski slams Poland team mates after Senegal defeat

Robert Lewandowski slams Poland team mates after Senegal defeat

Robert Lewandowski , who scored 16 goals in qualifying, was left isolated up front, starved of service. The Juventus keeper said: 'It was weird because our player who played the ball didn't see thei...

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ExZUBERant! - Switzerland hold Brazil to surprise 1-1 draw

ExZUBERant! - Switzerland hold Brazil to surprise 1-1 draw

However, Switzerland , who had looked toothless throughout the first half, got back on level terms five minutes into the second period when Zuber rose unmarked to head home a corner kick. "You can in...

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Rumor: Spurs won’t trade Kawhi Leonard to Western Conference team

Rumor: Spurs won’t trade Kawhi Leonard to Western Conference team

It's been rumored superstar National Basketball Association forward LeBron James may move his talents to Los Angeles to play for the Lakers for months, and the same is true of swingman Paul George ...

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Phil Mickelson under fire after deliberately stopping ball at US Open

Phil Mickelson under fire after deliberately stopping ball at US Open

He hit his next shot 176 yards, leaving it 35 yards from the hole. His mistake was to come out and try and justify it, that he had some plan and "I always meant to do this at some point and now I did ...

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Croatia and Nigeria fight for life in Group of Death

Croatia and Nigeria fight for life in Group of Death

With what he said after the Iceland match and the fact he took the blame, you can expect a more engaged and eager club. Maradona was seen puffing smoking even though smoking cigars and tobacco i...

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Saudi Arabia's Football Team Flight Catches Fire, Team Safe and Sound

Saudi Arabia's Football Team Flight Catches Fire, Team Safe and Sound

In the shocking footage, the wing of the aircraft caught on fire as they approached Rostov-on-Don Airport. Russia's aviation watchdog Rosaviatsya said that during the landing there was a brief f...

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FPJ's dream XI predictions for Belgium and Panama

FPJ's dream XI predictions for Belgium and Panama

The debutants endured a shaky start as Lukaku went close for Belgium in the opening minute after an incisive pass from De Bruyne set Yannick Carrasco free down the left, but the striker fired wi...

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Roberto Martinez praises his team's commitment as Belgium win first game

Roberto Martinez praises his team's commitment as Belgium win first game

Welcome to the big stage. "You can not compare one player to another, but I just feel now we have players in great moments of their careers and they are ready to make a real mark in the World Cup...

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England's Phil Jones says squad can not wait for opening World Cup game

England's Phil Jones says squad can not wait for opening World Cup game

Thankfully, it looks like a close-up of Marcus Rashford's knee is not about to be splashed across the front pages as England prepare for the start of the 2018 World Cup in Russian Federation. "We ...

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Lozano Goal Causes Artificial Earthquake In Mexico

Lozano Goal Causes Artificial Earthquake In Mexico

Both literally and figuratively. World soccer's governing body Federation Internationale de Football Association has opened a disciplinary procedure against Mexico after alleged homophobic chants ...

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Ashley Young: Marcus Rashford can star for England in Russian Federation

Ashley Young: Marcus Rashford can star for England in Russian Federation

Rashford is heading to his second tournament with England having become the youngest Three Lions player to feature in a major competition, when he came from the bench in the 2-1 win over Wales at Eu...

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Russian Federation coach Cherchesov: We know how to stop Salah; Ramos...?

Russian Federation coach Cherchesov: We know how to stop Salah; Ramos...?

Many singers showed their love and support for the Egyptian football team after they achieved their dream of making it to the world cup - with new songs including "Negaded Helmena" (Renewing Our Dre...

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England fans go absolutely insane after Harry Kane scores last-gasp victor

England fans go absolutely insane after Harry Kane scores last-gasp victor

Come meet us while he's doing his FanVoice! After a positive start it took England just 11 minutes to take the lead after captain Harry Kane was quickest to react inside the box following a save...

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Five-a-side fun for England fans in baking hot Volgograd

Five-a-side fun for England fans in baking hot Volgograd

Euro 2016 ended in humiliation for Kane and England with a loss to Iceland in the last 16, but the team has been transformed by Southgate. When Walker's flailing arm caught Fakhreddine Ben Yousse...

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FIFA launches investigation against Mexico fans over 'homophobic chants' during Germany match

FIFA launches investigation against Mexico fans over 'homophobic chants' during Germany match

Germany will next face Sweden , while Mexico will take on South Korea , with both games taking place on Saturday. The agency said it " possibly " could've been caused by "massive jumps" during ...

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Iran beats Morocco with 95th-minute own goal

Iran beats Morocco with 95th-minute own goal

Reigning European champion Portugal will take on Spain, the victor of the 2010 World Cup , in the second Group B match of the day in Sochi later on Friday. In football, a win is like medicine and w...

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National Basketball Association reportedly could change draft eligibility rules by 2021

National Basketball Association reportedly could change draft eligibility rules by 2021

The memo states that the possible changes are "related to player development and the corruption investigation in college basketball", reports ESPN. Prospects are now required to be one year remove...

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Mickelson hits moving ball, incurs 2-shot penalty

As he's still on the golf course at the time of this writing, Mickelson hasn't yet spoken on the matter but word from the FOX broadcast is that he took the penalty on objective in protest of the pin...

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Neymar to make World Cup bow with Brazil, Germany launch campaign

Neymar to make World Cup bow with Brazil, Germany launch campaign

Brazil took the lead in the first half thanks to a long-range curling effort by Barcelona striker Philippe Coutinho in the 20th minute. But Osorio's team has been criticized for some of their perf...

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Vintage Mexico stun defending Champions, Germany

Marquez first appeared for Mexico at the 2002 World Cup and has since gone on to feature in 2006, 2010, 2014 and now 2018. The electrifying Hirving Lozano smashed the victor in the 35th minute...

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List of players reportedly invited to NBA Draft green room

List of players reportedly invited to NBA Draft green room

It seems that with the exception of Luka Doncic who will not be able to attend the draft, no other European player is considered a lock for the lottery of the upcoming National Basketball Association ...

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Chandimal pleads not guilty to 'sweet in pocket' ball tampering: ICC

Chandimal pleads not guilty to 'sweet in pocket' ball tampering: ICC

The charge constitutes a breach under Article 2.2.9 of the ICC's code of conduct, which deals with altering the condition of the ball by "unfair" means. In a pre-emptive move on Saturday evening, Sri ...

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Phil Mickelson takes 2-shot penalty for hitting a moving golf ball!

But US Golf Association rules chief John Bodenhamer said Mickelson's breach did not reach such a level. "If Mickelson had "stopped" or 'deflected" the ball, he would have been disqualified. In a day...

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US Open underdog makes history with torrid final round

He played in the afternoon wind tunnel Thursday, the spitting morning rain Friday and then the baked-out moonscape late Saturday. At least he still has a chance. "So I guess we got one for sure this...

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