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Suarez sends Uruguay, and Russian Federation, to last 16 at World Cup

Suarez sends Uruguay, and Russian Federation, to last 16 at World Cup

That strike was Suarez's sixth World Cup goal and made him the first Uruguayan to score in three separate finals. Luis Suarez won his 100th cap for Uruguay , starting up front with Edinson Cavani. ...

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World Cup telecasts experiencing quality issues Down Under

World Cup telecasts experiencing quality issues Down Under

Many Optus Sport subscribers have struggled or been unable to watch live games due to problems with weak connections over the tournament's opening round of matches. for his cuts to the SBS ". Op...

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Japanese fans tidy up stadium after win over Colombia

Japanese fans tidy up stadium after win over Colombia

However, a photo was later published to the World Cup Twitter page depicting Colombian and Mexican fans hoisting up an Egyptian man in a wheelchair so he can watch his team play. Japan's Yuya Os...

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Spain made to work for victory over fearless Iran

And for much of this game, the Iranians looked like they could fend off their favored adversaries even as Spain dominated possession and camped out in their attacking third of the field. The squad, ...

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Sarri identifies first signing for Chelsea

Sarri identifies first signing for Chelsea

Albiol is thought to have a very close relationship with incoming Chelsea manager Sarri, to a reunion with the 59-year-old in West London may well be on the cards. The 31-year-old scored 22 goals i...

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Deandre Ayton will watch the NBA Finals with the Suns this evening

Deandre Ayton will watch the NBA Finals with the Suns this evening

Phoenix also has the No. 16 pick and flexibility in free agency, so other moves could be made to help the franchise move forward. Marvin Bagley III was a double-double machine in the ACC for Duke. I...

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France vow to up the ante as World Cup rivals flounder

France vow to up the ante as World Cup rivals flounder

This highlights how young the French team really is and how Deschamps has given a chance to the younger players . Peru coach Ricardo Gareca also made a couple of changes, bringing in captain Pao...

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Phillie Phanatic injures fan with flying hot dog

Phillie Phanatic injures fan with flying hot dog

A hot dog cannon can be a lot of fun at a baseball game, but sometimes it can be risky. "It hit me like a ton of bricks", McVay told ABC 6 in Philadelphia . In 2012, another fan filed suit when the P...

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Lewandowski slams Poland after Senegal defeat

Lewandowski slams Poland after Senegal defeat

If Poland doesn't advance out of the group and Senegal does, the confusing play may turn out to be a critical moment in this World Cup . Thiago Cionek of Poland (left) reacts after defele...

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Minnesota gets PGA Tour stop in 7-year deal

Minnesota gets PGA Tour stop in 7-year deal

Look at how successful we've been on the Champions Tour. Champions Tour players feasted on the TPC Twin Cities during its 17-year run at the course, with only one winning score coming in worse than ...

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German media alarm after shocking World Cup defeat

German media alarm after shocking World Cup defeat

Painted German flags on cheeks - along with plenty of German soccer jerseys and pints of beer in their hands - fans of Germany could only stare at the television screens in disbelief. Now it is up t...

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Cavaliers want to keop Kevin Love next season

Cavaliers want to keop Kevin Love next season

The Cleveland Cavaliers could potentially trade for Kemba Walker. He has to let the Cavaliers know by June 29 whether or not he will opt out of the previous year of his contract. I was talking wit...

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Burger King Russia Apologises For Promotion During World Cup

Burger King Russia Apologises For Promotion During World Cup

The fast food company posted a Russian-language statement on local network VKontakte saying "we offer apologies for the announcement we made". "Girls who will be able to get the best football ge...

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Salah returns but Egypt lose 3-1

Russian Federation also had three players in the top 10 for distance covered from the opening round of matches, with the 7.9 miles by midfielder Aleksandr Golovin leading the way. "It's hard to say wh...

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Senegal fans celebrate victory over Poland by cleaning the stadium

Senegal fans celebrate victory over Poland by cleaning the stadium

But some fans, however, made a decision to clear rubbish from the stands at the stadiums. With their surprise win against Colombia on Tuesday, the Japanese soccer team won their first World Cup ga...

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Hornets reportedly agree to trade Dwight Howard to Nets for Timofey Mozgov

Hornets reportedly agree to trade Dwight Howard to Nets for Timofey Mozgov

The Brooklyn Nets have traded Timofey Mozgov for Dwight Howard , which gets them salary-cap space for the 2019-20 National Basketball Association season. Howard is unquestionably a future Hall of F...

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Argentina's Jorge Sampaoli pleads with fans to lay off Lionel Messi

Argentina's Jorge Sampaoli pleads with fans to lay off Lionel Messi

Messi's status as one of the greatest players to have played the game has long since been assured, yet the critics argue that he needs worldwide glory to cement his position. "You need to choose the p...

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Gregg Popovich meets with Kawhi Leonard in California

Gregg Popovich meets with Kawhi Leonard in California

The team has many options heading into Thursday's draft including staying put and selecting two skilled players, trading up and selecting Luka Doncic or Jaren Jackson Jr. The organization can still ho...

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Phil Mickelson finally apologizes for U.S. Open meltdown

Phil Mickelson finally apologizes for U.S. Open meltdown

Mr. Joyce said he did not think Mickelson should have been disqualified . Mickelson tried to downplay the controversy and offered a limp apology to reporters after signing his scorecard. Sorry, I h...

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World Cup match report Iran v Spain 20 June 2018

World Cup match report Iran v Spain 20 June 2018

One last chance for Iran to get the ball into the box looked to be on the cards as Milad Mohammadi picked up the ball on the touchline. Credit to him, he landed it, but there wasn't enough power f...

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Suarez sends Uruguay into last 16 with hosts Russian Federation

Suarez sends Uruguay into last 16 with hosts Russian Federation

As if a 5-0 World Cup thrashing by Russian Federation had not shaken them enough, Saudi Arabia suffered a mini plane scare as they landed in Rostov-on-Don on Monday, but they insisted nothing would ...

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Prospect Luka Doncic wins Spanish ACB title, expected to attend NBA Draft

Prospect Luka Doncic wins Spanish ACB title, expected to attend NBA Draft

He also won the EuroLeague Rising Star and Liga ACB Best Young Player awards for the second straight season. Although he's not a great shooter or defender, he is a good playmaker, as he averaged 14....

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Senegal's controversial victor 'kind of curious' - Poland coach Adam Nawalka

Poland did get a goal back through Grzegorz Krychowiak's 86th minute header, but it was too little too late and Senegal held on for the deserved victory. "Of course we represent our country but I...

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Tommy Fleetwood net worth: How much is US Open 2018 hopeful worth?

Tommy Fleetwood net worth: How much is US Open 2018 hopeful worth?

As it turned out, Koepka avoided a bit of an injury issue right before repeating as U.S. Open champion . Finnis had started out the day carrying the bag of a golfer who was six strokes off the tourna...

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Gritty Australia can take hope from defeat against France

Gritty Australia can take hope from defeat against France

MF Tom Rogic, 6 - Australia's most creative player was far too passive for the majority of the game. And that's quite worrying for a team with ambitions of winning the World Cup . The service, e...

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Sergio Ramos mocks Cristiano Ronaldo in Spain training after draw with Portugal

Sergio Ramos mocks Cristiano Ronaldo in Spain training after draw with Portugal

Ronaldo stole the show early at the showpiece event in Russian Federation, scoring a hat-trick to lead his side to a 3-3 draw against Spain Friday . The five-time world player of the year bagged a ...

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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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