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Ex-Illini Anderson advances to first Wimbledon quarterfinals

Ex-Illini Anderson advances to first Wimbledon quarterfinals

Federer was first on Centre Court on Monday for what is known as Wimbledon's "Manic Monday", in which all 32 remaining singles players vie for a place in the quarterfinals. While Nadal, who has lo...

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Six boys have now been freed from the Tham Luang cave

Six boys have now been freed from the Tham Luang cave

Boys from the soccer team trapped inside Tham Luang cave covered in hypothermia blankets react to the camera in Chiang Rai , Thailand, in this still image taken from a July 3, 2018 video by Thai Navy...

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All European clashes in store as FIFA World Cup reaches final four

All European clashes in store as FIFA World Cup reaches final four

The quarterfinals provided two days of mostly excellent soccer this past weekend - highlighted by comfortable and confident wins by France and England , and a breakthrough win for Belgium's Golden ...

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Everything we know about the Thailand cave rescue

Everything we know about the Thailand cave rescue

The California tunnel company run by Musk is continuing to maintain a presence at the Thai cave where several boys and their soccer coach are awaiting rescue. The rush of euphoria that ran through...

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Croatia ends Russia's run to advance to World Cup semifinals

Croatia ends Russia's run to advance to World Cup semifinals

Fyodor Smolov saw Russia's first penalty saved by Danijel Subasic and, although Russian Federation goalkeeper Igor Akinfeev saved a Mateo Kovacic kick, the hosts' fate was sealed when Mario F...

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Lovren feeling Liverpool spirit in Croatia's World Cup run

Lovren feeling Liverpool spirit in Croatia's World Cup run

Neymar Sr. took matters a step further, reportedly telling his son's friends not to take the bait when social media users criticize Neymar. And while the veteran tactician has declared his clear f...

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Federer, Serena in Wimbledon masterclass as Wozniacki crashes

Federer, Serena in Wimbledon masterclass as Wozniacki crashes

Williams". "I haven't played her in a while". "Federer says that although Nike has owned his "RF" logo since 2010, he expects to work a deal out to transfer the logo to him so he can use it going ...

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Brazil v/s Mexico, Belgium v/s Japan- matches, schedule on July 2

Brazil v/s Mexico, Belgium v/s Japan- matches, schedule on July 2

The ones who played against England got a good experience, and the ones that have been rested, it's like they've been waiting to get back on the pitch. "This is football. It is a bitter pill to swallo...

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Russian Federation ousts mighty Spain

Russian Federation ousts mighty Spain

Akinfeev was the hero for Russian Federation, saving two spot kicks in the shootout , but he deserves acknowledgement as part of a wider defensive gameplan from the host nation. The 2010 world champi...

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Party in OKC: George stays put

Party in OKC: George stays put

Compared to his past free-agent decisions, James moved super swiftly - it took him eight days to reveal in 2010 that he was going to Miami, 11 days in 2014 to say he was going back to Cleveland. After...

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Uruguay’s Edinson Cavani doubtful for France match

Uruguay’s Edinson Cavani doubtful for France match

Earlier, Portugal coach Fernando Santos said he hoped Ronaldo would remain part of the global set-up. The lingering question all week for Uruguay will be the health of Cavani after he scored...

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Neymar Had His Ankle Stepped On, Then Stepped on Mexico's Throat

Neymar Had His Ankle Stepped On, Then Stepped on Mexico's Throat

Brazil and Germany's goal tallies are far and away from the rest of the field, as Argentina are third with 137. But following Brazil's 2-0 knockout win over Mexico on Monday, Brazil has now als...

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Joel Embiid's odd reaction to LeBron James snubbing 76ers

Joel Embiid's odd reaction to LeBron James snubbing 76ers

LeBron James is signing with the Los Angeles Lakers on a four-year deal that will pay him $154 million. James' first public appearance since joining the Lakers won't be coming until the end of the ...

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Mexico eliminated from 2018 World Cup after 2-0 loss to Brazil

Mexico eliminated from 2018 World Cup after 2-0 loss to Brazil

Brazil roared in the World Cup quarter-finals with a 2-0 victory over Mexico on Monday as Neymar shone with a goal and an assist that dumped the central Americans out at the last 16 stage for t...

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Dele Alli: 'I don't think we lost any momentum against Belgium'

Dele Alli: 'I don't think we lost any momentum against Belgium'

Rashford, though, says that he and his team-mates have been practising, with previous England teams crashing out of the World Cup on penalties in 1998 and 2006. "I can't speak highly enough of his...

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Basketball: Free agent fireworks set to begin for NBA teams

Basketball: Free agent fireworks set to begin for NBA teams

Coming off one of the best seasons of his career, James is one of the most sought-after free agents in the league's history. It was reported earlier in the week that James does not want any extravag...

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76ers reportedly believe they could sign Kawhi Leonard long-term

76ers reportedly believe they could sign Kawhi Leonard long-term

When the free agency period begins on Sunday morning, LeBron James or any of his representatives will not have an in-person meeting with Cleveland Cavaliers officials, according to a report by ES...

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Belgium favourites against combative Japan

Belgium favourites against combative Japan

After reaching the semi-finals of the World Cup in 1990 and the last four of the European Championship on home soil six years later, a glowing clutch of blooming brilliance was expected to swiftly s...

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Kevin Durant Agrees To One-Plus-One, $61.5M Contract With Warriors

Kevin Durant Agrees To One-Plus-One, $61.5M Contract With Warriors

A person close to the situation also adds that it comes with a player option for 2019-20, meaning that Durant could quite possibly flirt with free agency once again next summer. Crawford averaged 19.7...

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Ronaldo's Portugal eliminated by Uruguay

Ronaldo's Portugal eliminated by Uruguay

ET on Saturday in Sochi, Russia, in the 2018 World Cup Round of 16. Cavani was forced to leave the game in the 74th minute and limped off the field with the assistance of Cristiano Ronaldo . This...

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Biglia quits global duty after France World Cup exit

Biglia quits global duty after France World Cup exit

While Ronaldo will be bitterly disappointed to be heading home earlier than planned from Russian Federation, he at least has the consolation of having won his country's first ever European Championshi...

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'Dark day for German football' after World Cup elimination

'Dark day for German football' after World Cup elimination

Germany for the first time since 1938, not out of the group. One of the pre-tournament favourites going into the World Cup, Germany were brought back down to reality in the first game as they wer...

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England's World Cup odds improve despite Belgium defeat

England's World Cup odds improve despite Belgium defeat

If England go on to win that last-16 game, they will face the victor of the last-16 tie between Group E winners Brazil and Group F runners-up Mexico in the quarter-finals. "The victory is a outcom...

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South Korea Team Pelted With Eggs After Returning From The World Cup

South Korea Team Pelted With Eggs After Returning From The World Cup

Costa Rica made an early exit but shared the points with Switzerland in their last match, which was enough for the Europeans to qualify for the knockout stage. There has been some talk that Englan...

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Uruguay vs. Portugal preview, players to watch, key stats

Uruguay vs. Portugal preview, players to watch, key stats

It has been like that for the whole of 2018. Nearly irrespective of who those wins came against, Uruguay will be on a high as one of only three teams to triumph in all their group games in Russia-Croa...

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German fans stunned by World Cup elimination

German fans stunned by World Cup elimination

The 2014 champions, who beat hosts Brazil 7-1 in the semi-finals en route to claiming the trophy, are out after finishing behind Sweden , Mexico and South Korea in Group F . "Towards the end, we...

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LeBron James could stay in Cleveland, but return is murky

LeBron James could stay in Cleveland, but return is murky

James' Cleveland team was swept by the Warriors in the NBA Finals. What's unique about this particular message is that it's also reportedly connected to the release, via Instagram TV, of either a ...

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Uruguay take top spot

Uruguay take top spot

Follow live updates from Group A as Russian Federation take on Uruguay . "After winning the first two matches 1-0, our goal was to get another", Suarez said. Written off as no-hopers before the ...

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Amid opt out, Paul George has grown ‘comfortable’ in OKC

Amid opt out, Paul George has grown ‘comfortable’ in OKC

For LeBron James , and other free agents, where PG lands could impact their decisions. For instance, like if George and LeBron James joined forces in Los Angeles or possibly another destination - c...

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Should England lose to Belgium? Former Three Lions stars fire warning

Should England lose to Belgium? Former Three Lions stars fire warning

Dier sat alongside Southgate for Wednesday's press conference and the England manager confirmed that the versatile Spurs man would indeed start for their final group game. "That´s the reality. We want...

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