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England tried to score while Croatia celebrated

There will not be many Englishmen more gutted at the national team's 2018 FIFA World Cup semifinal loss, than captain Harry Kane and manager Gareth Southgate . France reached the final for the third time in their history on Tuesday when a sec...

A Kawhi Leonard, 4-team mega-trade involving the Philadelphia 76ers

Toronto is given better odds than the Los Angeles Lakers , Philadelphia 76ers and Boston Celtics to acquire the superstar. It's hard to say how much all of this means, as the Raptors front office typically likes to keep things close to their c...

Emery addresses speculation about the future of key midfielder

However, the 24-year-old's time at the Nou Camp hasn't gone according to plan as he's struggled to hold down a regular first team place under Ernesto Valverde and started just 6 La Liga games last season with the vast majority of his appearances comi...

Trump visit: London on LOCKDOWN as trip to spark protests

Speaking at an impromptu press conference after a North Atlantic Treaty Organisation summit in Brussels Trump said the British people shared his concerns on immigration , claiming "that's why Brexit happened". "It's important for us to send a pow...

Masterful Rohit leads India to series win over England

Eoin Morgan and Virat Kohli , captain of England and India respectively. Rohit Sharma slammed an unbeaten hundred against England in the third T20. Morgan and acting coach Paul Farbrace had a hard call to make before a ball was bowled...

World Cup photographer crushed by celebrating Croatian team, captures every moment

He played the game with great maturity. Belgium's Toby Alderweireld, left, and Belgium's Kevin De Bruyne stand on the pitch at the end of the semifinal match between France and Belgium at the 2018 soccer World Cup in the St. "I wanted to su...

NFL Supplemental Draft 2018: Giants take Beal in round three

In fact, there could be as three players selected this season. Beal and Alexander were among the five eligible prospects to get taken in the supplemental draft. Still, Beal displays good mirroring skills to be able to stay in a receiver's hip pocke...

They still play long balls, says Croatia right back

They matched the feat of their predecessors in 1998 who reached the semi-finals in the country's first World Cup as an independent nation. In PP's weekly Pensions Buzz survey of readers, exactly 50% of 96 respondents said they believe England...

World Cup semi-final England v Croatia

We're gutted, we've worked so hard and the fans were awesome. He also said that he would be flying to Russian Federation to watch the final, adding: "I'm just waiting on my visa. "If we'd got that goal before half-time or in the first 15 minutes of...

Roger Federer falls to Kevin Anderson in four-hour five-set epic

Federer suffered his earliest exit at Wimbledon since a shock second-round defeat against Sergiy Stakhovsky in 2013. "I felt I was playing better tennis, so that was motivating for me as well to keep at it", said Florida-based Anderson who is applyin...

How to Watch Federer vs Anderson Wimbledon Quarter Online

No. 12 Novak Djokovic vs. Federer had breezed into the quarter-finals and was imperious in the opening set. It was his first win against Federer at the fifth attempt and means he is the first player representing South Africa to reach the semi...

Somerset goes football mad as England prepares for World Cup semi final

About 350 people have so far contacted Epic to say they will be coming but there is thought to be room for between 800 and 1000 at the venue which will also have 100 seats available. Admittedly, I've only been paying attention to England's national...

French President Emmanuel Macron celebrates Umtiti opener in St. Petersburg semi-final

Belgium has never been to the final of a World Cup , but that's exactly what they look poised to do as the highest-ranked team (No. 3 in the latest Federation Internationale de Football Association rankings) left in the tournament. "It's just a very...

Liverpool in talks to sign Stoke's Xherdan Shaqiri

Shaqiri does have a release clause but the exact details are unknown at this stage, though the fee is believed to be higher than the widely reported £12m. The diminutive winger enjoyed a mixed World Cup; one that was peppered with moments of football...

Wimbledon 2018: Serena Williams seals semifinal spot after defeating Camila Giorgi

The sold-out crowd - which included Drake, Justin Timberlake and Jessica Biel - seemed stunned. The Dutch star finally tested Goerges' serve in the next game and she struck a superb victor on her way to securing the first break of the match.

Roger Federer's Wimbledon reign ended by Kevin Anderson

If you want to win Wimbledon , you need a bit of luck to go your way. But you also have to work very hard, and Nadal has that quality in spades. "Matches likes that are very special". Not since Wayne Ferreira in 1994 had a South African man made t...

Juan Martin Del Potro scraps past Simon to set up Nadal clash

Del Potro let two break-back points slip in the sixth game and then forced Nadal to save three more breaks for 5-3. And Nadal rued failing to take control against del Potro much earlier. Nadal started strong on serve to power his way into a 3-2 lea...

It's Coming Home! People of Norwich sing Three Lions

From parodies of The Matrix , Shrek and The Office to rewrites of the royal wedding and Michael Jackson videos, see some of the most hilarious results below. It has a slightly different feel for me, but it's nice to hear people enjoying it again...

Brits will drink 10 million pints tonight during semi-final against Croatia

So which nation wins the World Cup final? England too left Italy 28 years ago feeling that the team featuring Gary Lineker and Paul Gascoigne could have gone all the way. "We take it on the chin, we move on". "I just believe we can come back ...

Dele Alli: looking for more against Croatia

France's Kylian Mbappe on Tuesday appears to rub it in for the Belgian team when he said, "I'm in the final'". "I don't have the words". Today we are. "It was hard to take two years ago, and we do not want a repeat of that". "We had to take adva...

Lucas Torreira signs for Arsenal

Arsenal arguably haven't had a decent defensive midfielder since the Invincible days of Gilberto Silva, but Emery and the new recruitment team around him look to have got themselves a top-class performer. Guendouzi broke into the Lorient side in t...

Eden Hazard: 'I prefer to lose with Belgium than win with France'

Roberto Martinez's men fell to a 1-0 defeat in St Petersburg , where Samuel Umtiti's second-half header was the difference. "Vive la France! Vive la Republique!" 25': Griezmann takes France's first corner. The other detail lies in Belgium...

Irish Open: Winning putt is dream come true says champion Russell Knox

Then I just blacked out to be honest. He made ammends for his second placed finish at last years event. Still, how proud he must be of his 31 year old offspring, who is as nice as they come, a wonderful ball striker, and who plays the game with a...

Cristiano Ronaldo celebrates $157 million deal with Juventas in Greece

Cristiano Ronaldo ended his nine years stay at the Bernabeu by helping the Spanish giants to win the Champions League last season beating Premier League side Liverpool in Kiev. It appears like there are not enough trophies or goals to satisfy ev...

Kane says England defeat will hurt for a long time

So I think Gareth Southgate's side will have to raise their level from what we have seen so far. "But they have some very talented players and if they realise Modric should be playing higher up, we could be in trouble". "Everyone wants to finish t...

Mahrez signs five-year deal with Man City

Mahrez was the subject of four failed bids from Manchester City in the mid-season transfer window and, after a move to the Etihad did not materialise he missed training for over a week , with the Algeria global forced to deny going AWOL.

India can build on T20 success, Pandya says

With India still needing 48 runs for victory and five overs remaining, Pandya was promoted up the order. Overall, they hit a four or a six every 8.5 balls, compared to India's 9.6. He contributed just 32 runs with the bat and picked up 6 wickets ...

Fred reveals his disappointment at Brazil's World Cup quarter-final exit

A strong start from England was rewarded by Kane's close-range finish from a corner after only 11 minutes, but Kyle Walker's handball gifted Ferjani Sassi the chance to equalise from the spot before half-time. The result of the biggest bet taken in...

Revitalized Willett in contention at Irish Open

Former Masters champion Danny Willett was a shot further back after recovering from a poor start with five birdies in seven holes from the 11th, with Scotland's Russell Knox six off the lead on eight under. "It's been an eye-opener to see how much go...

Eden Hazard slams France after Beglium defeat

Eden Hazard and Kevin De Bruyne both came out firing, creating a handful of opportunities that their teammates just couldn't convert. France's Samuel Umtiti scores their first goal past Belgium's Thibaut Courtois in Saint Petersburg July 1...

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Jadon Sancho responds when asked about £100m Tottenham, Liverpool rumour

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Thunder-Bolt strikes twice for Mariners

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It's not right! Saha hits out at Pogba's Mourinho comments

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Predicted Indian squad for Australia Tests

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Giants cut Ereck Flowers after tumultuous struggles

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Jay Ajayi: Eagles Playcalling vs. Vikings 'Doesn't Make Sense to Me'

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He told Trump he had stopped a potential war with North Korea. On Oct. 1, West - who prefers to be called "Ye" although no one calls him that that - also told TMZ he was going ...

Prison reform, Chicago violence on menu for Kanye-Trump White House lunch

Prison reform, Chicago violence on menu for Kanye-Trump White House lunch

When Mr. West stopped his monologue for a moment, the president commented, "I'll tell you what, that was pretty impressive". "That was quite something". "We are cheating on our c...

Trump's stunned silence as Kanye rants in White House

Trump's stunned silence as Kanye rants in White House

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Fabinho insists he is adapting well at Liverpool

Fabinho insists he is adapting well at Liverpool

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Kyrgios attracts more scrutiny from officials, says Woodbridge

Kyrgios attracts more scrutiny from officials, says Woodbridge

Kyrgios made no initial public comment after his defeat to qualifier Klahn, but has previously spoken of his intent to learn from Federer. During the second set, Dumusois was ove...

Manchester United under pressure due to poor form - Fred

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Jadeja hits debut ton as India declare on record 649-9

Jadeja hits debut ton as India declare on record 649-9

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Majorca Floods: Two Brits Reported Dead After Heavy Rain Sweeps Island

Majorca Floods: Two Brits Reported Dead After Heavy Rain Sweeps Island

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Steelers' Antonio Brown faces two lawsuits in Florida

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