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Ashleigh Barty knocked out of Wimbledon on 'Manic Monday'

Ashleigh Barty knocked out of Wimbledon on 'Manic Monday'

Serena Williams of the US celebrates winning her fourth round match against Spain's Carla Suarez Navarro . The Pittsburgh native knocked off then world No. "I was sticking to how I wanted to play", ...

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Danny Murphy backs Liverpool as club reportedly close to completing second signing

Danny Murphy backs Liverpool as club reportedly close to completing second signing

Elliot can not sign professional terms until he turns 17 next year, but will reject a scholarship offer to head elsewhere. "His attitude and his belief in himself at such a young age is frightening"...

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Cannonball! Yelich pelts boats in Derby practice

Cannonball! Yelich pelts boats in Derby practice

Alonso somehow had enough to edge Guerrero, who hit 91 homers but ran out of gas in the last round following an epic semifinal matchup against Dodgers outfielder Joc Pederson . The MLB baseball A...

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San Jose re-signs RFA Labanc to one-year deal

San Jose re-signs RFA Labanc to one-year deal

After losing Joe Pavelski , Joonas Donskoi and Gustav Nyquist to the free agency market, San Jose will likely see Labanc step into a bigger role this season as the top-line right wing alongside Logan...

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Untroubled Serena Into Wimbledon Quarter Finals

Untroubled Serena Into Wimbledon Quarter Finals

I was like, 'I like Murena". My vote is still for Murena. Quite frankly, it's pretty cool. The 37-year-old, sporting a child's plaster on her left elbow, never looked like coming unstuck against the...

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Tottenham and Ben Davies close to agreeing new deal

Tottenham and Ben Davies close to agreeing new deal

The 22-year-old has signed for a deal which could eventually be worth some £65million after Spurs reportedly held off a late challenge from Manchester United to land the player. In February prev...

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ESPN's Bruschi 'doing much better' after stroke

ESPN's Bruschi 'doing much better' after stroke

Former New England Patriots linebacker Tedy Bruschi is "doing much better" after suffering a stroke the morning of July 4. "I then tried to speak and realized I was slurring my speech". Bruschi in...

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Gauff loses at Wimbledon, while Williams wins again

Gauff loses at Wimbledon, while Williams wins again

With the win, Halep reaches the Wimbledon quarterfinals for the fourth time and will face Zhang Shuai next. It was reminiscent of the way the Gauff began a comeback victory in her previous match...

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Wimbledon 2019: Simona Halep knocks out Cori Gauff to reach quarter-finals

Wimbledon 2019: Simona Halep knocks out Cori Gauff to reach quarter-finals

Yet unlike her cool and calm approach in previous matches, Gauff looked despondent after every game she lost, throwing her racquet to the ground and clapping her hands together in frustration as Halep...

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Wimbledon: Simona Halep beats US teen Cori Gauff for quarterfinal berth

Wimbledon: Simona Halep beats US teen Cori Gauff for quarterfinal berth

Coco immediately changed her plans, caught a flight to South West London and ended up storming through her qualifying matches, before drawing Venus in the first round of the main draw. "And win or los...

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Banners fly over Headingley during India's World Cup clash with Sri Lanka

Banners fly over Headingley during India's World Cup clash with Sri Lanka

That's what we want. "I'm here to play and score runs and lift the cup". "Eventually the job for us is to go and win the finals and the semi-finals before that". Sri Lanka skipper Dimuth Karunaratn...

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Former Clemson running back Tyshon Dye dies in drowning accident

Former Clemson running back Tyshon Dye dies in drowning accident

The police have ruled Dye's death as an accidental drowning. His former coach at Clemson , Dabo Swinney , released a statement regarding his passing. "Gone too soon. I will see you in the end zone...

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Readers make their cases against a Westbrook trade — ASK IRA

Readers make their cases against a Westbrook trade — ASK IRA

In fact, Om said he's already ordered a Clippers jersey with Leonard's name on the back. Now hitting the wrong side of 30, building your team around two 30-year-old players doesn't seem like the best ...

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Warriors, Hawks Reportedly Agree To Trade Involving 2018 1st Round Pick

Warriors, Hawks Reportedly Agree To Trade Involving 2018 1st Round Pick

The Golden State Warriors continue their offseason overhaul after losing superstar Kevin Durant to the Brooklyn Nets in a sign-and-trade for D'Angelo Russell, DeMarcus Cousins to the Los Angeles L...

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Nadal bursts Sousa``s bubble to reach Wimbledon quarters

Nadal bursts Sousa``s bubble to reach Wimbledon quarters

As Nadal hurtled to a 4-0 lead in the first set, Sousa appeared to have adopted some Larcher de Brito tactics by producing a couple of comical grunts. The Spaniard who struggles on grass notched the...

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Villa sign Mings on permanent deal from Bournemouth

Villa sign Mings on permanent deal from Bournemouth

Ipswich Town are set to receive a welcome windfall, via some distant but related activity in the transfer market, with former Portman Road favourite Tyrone Mings poised to move from AFC Bournemouth...

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Lloyd unsure of future after playing substitute role in World Cup win

Lloyd unsure of future after playing substitute role in World Cup win

But the sweetest victory came Sunday when the USWNT defeated the Netherlands 2-0 to win the 2019 FIFA Women's World Cup. And that folks, is the tea. Until this year the women's World Cup had usu...

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Johanna Konta through to Wimbledon quarter-finals with Petra Kvitova win

Johanna Konta through to Wimbledon quarter-finals with Petra Kvitova win

Johanna Konta has played well in this tournament as she has defeated 2 players seeded in the top 10. There had been major doubts about Kvitova's fitness prior to the tournament, with the 29-year-ol...

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New Zealand underdogs primed to exploit conditions and bite India's long tail

New Zealand underdogs primed to exploit conditions and bite India's long tail

Rohit Sharma , on the other hand, is on another level. New Zealand had struggled against India earlier this year when they lost the ODI series 4-1 in their own backyard. He has scored three back to ba...

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Avery Bradley To Sign With Lakers Once He Clears Waivers

Avery Bradley To Sign With Lakers Once He Clears Waivers

Also capable of making plays, Bradley could also be a potential second or third option behind Rajon Rondo at the point guard position, providing a strong balance between offense and defense at the p...

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AFCON 2019: Madagascar's fairy tale continues, qualify for quarter-final

AFCON 2019: Madagascar's fairy tale continues, qualify for quarter-final

Florent Ibenge's charges got their confidence back after equalising and Chancel Mbemba had a chance to give them a 2-1 lead in the 32nd minute after being sent through on goal by Muzinga but he struck...

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Karunaratne wants Lanka batsmen to learn from Rohit (IANS at World Cup)

Karunaratne wants Lanka batsmen to learn from Rohit (IANS at World Cup)

Asked where the execution went wrong for Sri Lanka , Karunaratne said: "I think we planned - even previously I had said, we planned really well, but we failed to execute at that time". "We are incred...

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Pacers announce acquisition of Malcolm Brogdon from Bucks

Pacers announce acquisition of Malcolm Brogdon from Bucks

While in his lone season at Duke, the son of the 'Shaq of the MAC' , averaged 14.5 points per game on 41.5% shooting from the field and 40.2% shooting from 3-point range, although that has not carrie...

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US Defeats Jamaica 3-1, Mexico Next Up — CONCACAF Gold Cup

US Defeats Jamaica 3-1, Mexico Next Up — CONCACAF Gold Cup

Striker Jordan Morris attempted to give the US a 2-0 edge in the 52nd minute, but his shot was blocked by Blake. The game was then held up for roughly 90 minutes because of a severe weather warnin...

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Imam scores ton but Pakistan heading out of World Cup

Imam scores ton but Pakistan heading out of World Cup

The updated maths meant, to advance to the semis, Pakistan had to bowl out Bangladesh for 7 or less, and that equation died in the second over of the chase. He entered the record books with a six-wi...

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Carli Lloyd won't rule out retirement after helping USWNT win World Cup

Carli Lloyd won't rule out retirement after helping USWNT win World Cup

It's surreal. I don't know how to feel right now. The total prize money for the Women's World Cup is US$30 million, while the men's World Cup total prize pool for the 2022 tournament will be US$440 ...

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Kira Lewis, Team USA win FIBA U19 World Cup

Kira Lewis, Team USA win FIBA U19 World Cup

He has scored in double figures in each of his six games. Villanova commit Jeremiah Robinson-Earl scored 13 points to go with 10 rebounds. He finished the World Cup averaging 13.4 points and 6.9 reb...

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Rohit shares picture of loved ones cheering for India

Rohit shares picture of loved ones cheering for India

India has already qualified for the semifinals of the ongoing World Cup and Rohit has the chance to go past this record of Tendulkar also. "And I think on that particular day if the other team can d...

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Angels catcher Jonathan Lucroy carted off field after violent home-plate collision

Angels catcher Jonathan Lucroy carted off field after violent home-plate collision

Marisnick looked to be dodging Lucroy by shifting towards fair territory only to have Lucroy go in the same direction. Kevan Smith has seen more time behind the plate for Los Angeles in the wake o...

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Man City pull out of Harry Maguire pursuit as Leicester quote €90m

Man City pull out of Harry Maguire pursuit as Leicester quote €90m

In his last two seasons with with the Foxes, as well as his memorable campaign at the World Cup with England, Maguire has grown into one of the most reliable centre-backs in world football. Leicester ...

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Messi must accept 'when he loses' - Brazil boss

Messi must accept 'when he loses' - Brazil boss

But the Argentine captain had a collision with Chile's Gary Medal at the 37th minute and both of them were sent off the field, a decision that did not go down well in Argentina camp. Messi's frustr...

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You will always be my captain, Kohli wishes Dhoni on his birthday

You will always be my captain, Kohli wishes Dhoni on his birthday

News agency PTI had reported that Dhoni will hang up his boots after the World Cup . Both Rohit and Sachin now have six hundred in World Cups. Indian all-rounder Kedar Jadhav expressed his admi...

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Wimbledon 2019: Serena Williams sweeps past Julia Gorges to reach 4th round

Wimbledon 2019: Serena Williams sweeps past Julia Gorges to reach 4th round

She then called the Australian star, who she could meet in the quarter-finals, "nice" and "cute" amid a mixed raft of compliments. Like I always say, she's just someone in the locker room that you jus...

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Frazier: Arrieta went 'a little overboard' with skull threat

Frazier: Arrieta went 'a little overboard' with skull threat

Arrieta has a bone spur in his right elbow, according to a source, and it likely will require surgery to remove it - surgery that those involved had hoped could wait until the end of the season. Forme...

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Mavs To Acquire Delon Wright In Sign-And

Mavs To Acquire Delon Wright In Sign-And

He was traded to Grind City alongside C.J. Miles, Jonas Valanciunas , and a second-round pick in the deal that netted Toronto Spanish center Marc Gasol . The 6-foot-5 Wright has a chance to be a sol...

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