• Andy Murray loses to Nick Kyrgios on return
Andy Murray loses to Nick Kyrgios on return

Murray endured a frustrating return from his injury nightmare as the former world No 1 was beaten 2-6 7-6 (7-4) 7-5 by Australian Nick Kyrgios in the Queen's Club first round on Tuesday. The longest I have practised in the a year ago has been an hour and a half. "I'm very pleased to be able to start off the grass court season this way at the tour...

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  • Raheem Sterling Dele Alli out of England vs. Panama
Raheem Sterling Dele Alli out of England vs. Panama

Football Association team doctor Rob Chakraverty attended to oversee the treatment and Southgate returned to camp in good spirits but sporting a black sling. Not long after that, my mum made the decision to leave me and my sister in Jamaica and go to England so she could get her degree and give us a better life.

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  • Burger King apologises for 'sexist and demeaning' World Cup pregnancy ad
Burger King apologises for 'sexist and demeaning' World Cup pregnancy ad

Cape Town - To what lengths will you go to get a lifetime supply of free Whoppers from Burger King and bank £35 000 (around R630 000) in cash? The short-lived campaign was promoted in Russia on Tuesday via social media platform VK - Russia's equivalent of Facebook - before being pulled down after a flurry of angry responses from the public.

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  • Luka Doncic To Mavs; Trae Young To Hawks In Major Draft Trade
Luka Doncic To Mavs; Trae Young To Hawks In Major Draft Trade

The Dallas Mavericks are going Euro with their rebuild again, the same way they did 20 years ago with Dirk Nowitzki . The big German is the highest-scoring foreign-born player in National Basketball Association history and one of seven overall.

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  • Luis Suarez puts Uruguay through, Spain win
Luis Suarez puts Uruguay through, Spain win

Suarez scored the winning goal in his 100th worldwide appearance for Uruguay , knocking in a corner kick from Carlos Sanchez in the 23rd minute to give the two-time champions a 1-0 victory over the Saudis on Wednesday. It's a lovely moment and we want to enjoy it", Suarez said. After losing 5-0 in their opener, Saudi Arabia could be in for an ...

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  • Optus to simulcast World Cup matches with SBS amid technical issues
Optus to simulcast World Cup matches with SBS amid technical issues

Optus may be happy with its network performance during World Cup coverage overnight but angry soccer fans have questioned whether it will cope once it takes back exclusive games from SBS . "In exchange for sharing the World Cup rights, SBS secured some rights to English Premier League matches". Photo: Optus Sport customers voiced their di...

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  • Senegal and Japan fans help clean up stadiums following World Cup games
Senegal and Japan fans help clean up stadiums following World Cup games

Senegal fans are seen in the crowd during the Russian Federation 2018 World Cup Group H football match between Poland and Senegal at the Spartak Stadium in Moscow on June 19, 2018 . What do fans make of the fact their post-match cleaning spree becomes a regular hit on social media? Later in the day, group rivals Senegal beat Poland, 2-1.

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  • How Senegal became talk of the continent in Russian Federation
How Senegal became talk of the continent in Russian Federation

Reacting to the win, Cisse who captained Senegal when they stunned France 1-0 in the opening game of the 2002 FIFA World Cup in Korea/Japan, revealed his team secured the win. Patient passing produced an opportunity for Gueye, albeit his 20-yard strike took a huge deflection off Cionek to wrong-foot Poland goalkeeper Szczesny.

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  • Root back for T20Is against Australia, India
Root back for T20Is against Australia, India

England Twenty20 squad: Eoin Morgan (capt), Moeen Ali , Jonny Bairstow , Jake Ball , Jos Buttler, Sam Curran , Tom Curran, Alex Hales, Chris Jordan, Liam Plunkett, Adil Rashid, Joe Root, Jason Roy, David Willey. "Woakes has had an injection for the knee issue last Monday and will now undertake a rehabilitation and conditioning programme to add...

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  • Young, Sexton headline list of point guards in National Basketball Association draft
Young, Sexton headline list of point guards in National Basketball Association draft

The Cavaliers don't know what the future holds regarding four-time league MVP LeBron James, but they do know they have an opportunity to get better in the NBA Draft. "Sexton also has the best projection from the ESPN Analytics model". Sexton brings tremendous aggressiveness driving the lane, taking off-the-dribble jumpers and putting defensive ...

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  • Phil Mickelson wasn't DQ'd at U.S. Open, but should be embarrassed
Phil Mickelson wasn't DQ'd at U.S. Open, but should be embarrassed

I'm embarrassed and disappointed by my actions. "It was clearly not my finest moment and I'm sorry", he said. Mickelson rolled a downhill putt past the hole on the 13th green in Saturday's third round. "If there was a chance it was going to go back behind the bunker and he's got to chip back or he was going to play off the green anyways.so he w...

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  • England training notes suggest Sterling could be dropped for Rashford
England training notes suggest Sterling could be dropped for Rashford

It makes Sterling's inclusion slightly illogical. Sterling attracts attention from defenders and that in itself is a valuable trait. England manager Gareth Southgate was on the field for the session and not wearing a sling after dislocating his shoulder.

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  • Wawrinka eases to opening win at Queen's
Wawrinka eases to opening win at Queen's

This duel will be a repeat of the last quarterfinals of Wimbledon, when Cilic defeated Muller and qualified for the semi-finals, to eventually fall to the Swiss Roger Federer in the final. BRITISH No.2 Cameron Norrie was outclassed by Stan Wawrinka as the three-time grand-slam champion cruised to victory in their first-round match at the Fever-...

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  • Mbappe seals France progress as enthusiastic Peru show limitations
Mbappe seals France progress as enthusiastic Peru show limitations

Les Bleus were pushed all the way by Australia in their opening Group C game on Saturday, with an 80th-minute goal from Paul Pogba securing a 2-1 victory. With Peru pushing for an equaliser, Deschamps opted for a change with 15 minuets remaining as Mbappe made way for Dembele. Peru coach Ricardo Gareca said his team will not be bullied...

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  • FPJ's dream XI predictions for Argentina vs Croatia; Live blog
FPJ's dream XI predictions for Argentina vs Croatia; Live blog

A surprising 1-1 draw with Iceland - which included a missed Messi penalty - means the South Americans desperately need to win to put their World Cup back on track. And it wasn't necessary, Rakitic said, to use his knowledge of playing with Messi at Barcelona to advise Croatia's defenders on how to stop him.

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  • Phanatic's flying hot dog hurts Phillies fan
Phanatic's flying hot dog hurts Phillies fan

Unfortunately this time, Kathy McVay of Plymouth Meeting, Pa., was unable to catch or deflect the projectile because of an injured shoulder. 6ABC reported that her facial injuries require treatment with ice every 20 minutes and have her feeling very sore.

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  • Egypt pay heavy price for errors and lack of Salah factor
Egypt pay heavy price for errors and lack of Salah factor

Ahmed Fathi poked the ball into his own net - for the fifth own-goal of the tournament already - to put Russian Federation ahead in the 47th. "Salah is crucial, a vital player for the squad". "If he was not injured, it is very hard to know what would have happened but we know the quality he has", lamented Cuper, who admitted at the very least Sal...

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  • Senegal and Japan fans tidy up after their World Cup matches
Senegal and Japan fans tidy up after their World Cup matches

But instead of going wild in the stands and then going off to celebrate on the streets of Russian Federation, some supporters made a decision to stay behind and help clean up litter. Senegal manager Aliou Cisse says he is "certain" an African team will eventually win the World Cup. The freaky, but generous, gesture is reportedly part of Japanese ...

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  • Confirmed: Neymar's ankle in pain
Confirmed: Neymar's ankle in pain

Brazil's team doctor has since confirmed Neymar complained of ankle pains during today's session. The forward trained with his team-mates in Sochi on Tuesday but hobbled away from the session after only 15 minutes. Rodrigues said the pain Neymar felt Tuesday was not in the same place where he injured his foot earlier this year. Brazil star Neym...

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  • Spain face World Cup date with destiny against Iran
Spain face World Cup date with destiny against Iran

IR Iran now leads Group B with 3 points, followed by Spain and Portugal with 1 point each. Spain will earn a comfortable victory over Iran on Wednesday evening, Real Betis midfielder Joaquin has predicted. But Iran will be boosted by their 1-0 triumph over Morocco on matchday one , a win which has seen them top Group B. "We got a point...

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