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Pochettino 'proud' of Dier for Ramos tackle

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So, less than 100 days after the semi-final defeat by Croatia, is the future bright for England? After an electric first half that had witnessed three slick breakaway goals, England were creaking, as Paco Alcacer headed in for 3-1 and Jordan Pickford nearly gifted Rodrigo a second. Read More »

Celtics beat 76ers 105-87 as Hayward, Irving make returns

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Now we have to actually go out and play, and show it. But is it realistic? Looking deep and risky, the Celtics claimed an early edge as the Eastern Conference favorites with this victory. Putting Hayward on a pitch-count makes all the sense in the world considering he hasn't played in about a year. "It's not even close ". Neither sees that as an issue. Read More »

Ryder Cup ready to start with pressure on for everyone

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I out-drove everyone in my group by 20 yards, and I was by far the shortest guy in the group. Before the Tour Championship , Johnson - who returned to world number one - was set to be Team USA's most accomplished golfer in the last 10 years with 19 victories since 2008. Read More »

Novak Djokovic sweeps aside del Potro in US Open final

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Serving for the biggest win of her life as boos reverberated around the stadium, Osaka retained her poise, as she had throughout the entire match, and slammed a huge serve out wide on her first match point to win the title. He owns 10 wins over world number one players - the most by anyone who has never reached the top ranking themselves. Serbian sixth seed and Wimbledon champion Djokovic, who also had to get his career back on track following an elbow injury, said during the trophy ... Read More »

Nearing landfall, huge Hurricane Florence threatens to dump historic rainfall

The full impact of storm surge on the coast will depend on whether the storm's arrival coincides with high tide. "Tens of thousands of structures are expected to be flooded, and many more by rising rivers and creeks". "But we can't replace us so we chose to come here". "Against my better judgment, due to emotionalism, I evacuated, " he said. "So since we can find anything within our means, ... Read More »

Nadal and del Potro meet again in a Grand Slam showdown

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And they have emerged as towering forces at this tournament. Mike Bryan broke a tie for most major doubles titles with John Newcombe, and at 40 years, 4 months became the oldest Grand Slam doubles champion in the professional era. del Potro , and they engaged in some terrific shotmaking during the first set. Let's hope he is not out for too long. "I will be proud if I (am) still playing tennis for more years". Read More »

Williams crushes Sevastova to reach US Open final

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She awaits the outcome of Thursday's other semifinal, between Naomi Osaka of Japan and fellow American Madison Keys . In August, when she felt like she was losing the drive to play tennis, she hired four-time Grand Slam doubles champion Rennae Stubbs as her new coach. Read More »

Pep Guardiola in rare defence of Jose Mourinho

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Paul Pogba's return to Manchester United was expected to be the turning point for Manchester United; the signing that confirmed their return to very top. "I got back late [from the World Cup] so I'm trying to perform as well as possible". United are still in the hunt for Leicester's England centre-half Harry Maguire. Read More »

Sony acquires media rights for Euro 2020, UEFA Nations league

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So four teams from League D will contest semi-finals and a final, and one of Azerbaijan, Macedonia, Belarus, Georgia, Armenia, Latvia, the Faroe Islands, Luxembourg, Kazakhstan, Moldova, Liechtenstein, Malta, Andorra, Kosovo, San Marino or Gibraltar will qualify for Euro 2020 . Read More »

Nemanja Matic backs Manchester United boss Mourinho

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The people will now see a different side of us. 'No, no. I think he's dealing very well with the pressure, ' the Serb said. "I think we started winning this match because of Old Trafford, after Spurs ". "Mourinho will want to go and buy somebody who's already the finished article, which Rashford isn't". According to Daily Mail, Rashford stormed down the tunnel and booted the dressing room door, with the feeling at Old Trafford that frustration had been building in the forward for some ... Read More »

Sen. John McCain Memorial Service

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Here's what to know about McCain's memorial in Arizona on Thursday. John McCain's final send-off, President Donald Trump is scheduled to headline a campaign rally. "It was once a little bit harrowing, a little bit wild, a little bit insane", Woods joked, "but a lot of fun and the greatest honor of my life". Biden headlined a half-dozen speakers at the memorial service at North Phoenix Baptist Church on the second of five days of events honoring McCain's life. Read More »

"Manchester United" has no plans to sack Mourinho

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The defender, who primarily plies his trade as a Centre-back, but also can play as a right-back, played a huge part in England's journey to the semi-final in the FIFA World Cup, where they lost to Croatia 2-1. But this Everton side has more quality than the past few seasons and could get a result on a hard away trip. Comments by Pogba himself, and the player's outspoken agent, over the last two days have only added to the uncertainty. Read More »

England face record chase after Kohli smashes India to huge lead

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In the end, ninth wicket pair Adil Rashid - dropped by Kohli on 22 off Shami - and Stuart Broad played freely on an easy pitch under the sun. The Day 4 of the Test match begins at 3:30 PM IST (11:00 AM, UK time). Buttler playing 176 balls with 21 boundaries but more importantly Stokes, who consumed 187 deliveries, hitting only six fours. They were able to take England through to Tea, a wicketless session, with a 100-run stand off 195 balls. Read More »

Klopp not getting carried away after Liverpool's opening rout

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West Ham were one of the highest spenders in the summer transfer window and with a reputed manager taking the reins at the London Stadium in the form of Manuel Pellegrini , they will be hoping for a better season this time around. Daniel Sturridge completed the scoring in the 88th minute, 24 seconds after coming on for Salah. I am by no means a fan of German football and had no real judgement on the Guinean global, only what I had seen on YouTube, but having seen him during pre-season for ... Read More »

PGA Championship Performance Solidifies Tiger Woods' Ryder Cup Chances

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United States captain Jim Furyk will select another vice-captain if, or more realistically when, he names a "priceless" Tiger Woods as one of his Ryder Cup wild cards. What is important is how well Tiger has played. I think from all the hard work he's put, he's starting to reward himself, so to speak. Furyk said Monday that if Woods is picked, he will add another vice captain, although he expects plenty of input from Woods regardless. Read More »

‘It’s pretty cool’: Woods stakes Ryder Cup claim at PGA Championship

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Koepka closed with a two-shot lead over Adam Scott , with three more players at 9 under separating Koepka from Woods. "That being said, (Bellerive) isn't the same as Le Golf National". That par was the most disappointing of the 10 straight Woods made to finish his third round Saturday at the PGA Championship. "I played 29 holes, I think I dropped three shots today and two of those were three-putts". Read More »

Pep Guardiola: ‘We are delighted with Raheem Sterling ... we count on him’

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This could be a rude welcome to Unai Emery's first match in charge Arsenal . "No-one can deny it is complicated, so to win the way we won is more than pleasing". "That's where I discover if they are hungry or not, and we are still there from what I've seen in training and against Chelsea ". From the moment the 2018-19 Premier League fixture list was released in June, it was clear Arsenal would be starting their campaign with a thoroughly hard test. Read More »

English Premier League: Things to watch in Liverpool’s 2018-19 season

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West Ham supporters have been extremely frustrated with the lack of investment since moving to the London Stadium and finally, our prayers seem to have been answered with approximately £100m being splashed out this summer. And yet, it wasn't exclusively Liverpool's ability to illuminate in the final third that courted applause. I wrote last season I feared Liverpool may never win the league under Klopp due to the financial strength in Manchester. Read More »

No quick fix for Arsenal: Emery era begins with loss to City

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Arsenal manager Unai Emery with his players during the International Champions Cup. Deployed as a lone striker this season, his hunt for goals begins against Premier League champions Manchester City at the Emirates. That's the basic principle. "I thought we were on top for the rest of the second half", Hughes said. Live streaming is available on NBC Sports live , which you can access with your cable or satellite subscriptions, either online or through the NBC Sports app. Read More »

Salah starts in Liverpool League opener

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Liverpool vs West Ham: What TV channel is it on and can I watch on a live stream? Liverpool vs West Ham: What are the match odds? The new signings Alisson , Keita and Shaqiri might make their debut for the 18-time English First Division champions. Read More »

Mourinho doesn't envisage Yerry Mina at Manchester United

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At the World Cup this year, he provided an assist and scored his first senior goal for England in the 2-0 quarterfinal win over Sweden. "Always we need to assess them". In spite of the pall of gloom settling around his old club, Neville reckons that United should be expected to challenge for the title. Boateng is one of several centre-backs that have been linked with Manchester United this summer , as they look to add the requisite defensive solidity and leadership quality that Jose ... Read More »

Garcia's form a concern ahead of Ryder Cup

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Louis' backyard, so to speak. "It's like there's two scoreboards - one for playing, and one you're getting at home checking out the guys around you". "I guess it focuses you straight away". I've never had a spinal restriction before, and I played all those years without it. I played in a lot of final groups and I haven't played well enough when it's counted. Read More »

Woods says British Open has become best shot at a major

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Xander Schauffele (67) and Kevin Kisner (68) at 9-under 204. Danny Willett believes he can finally see some light at the end of the long, dark tunnel he has been inhabiting since his 2016 U.S. The wind is expected to be the strongest it has been all week. It was there for only 20 minutes. However, a two-over-par 74 dropped him into a tie for fourth place, two shots behind eventual victor Russell Knox. Read More »

Russians Also Criticize Trump for His Helsinki Summit Conduct

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The daughter of the USA ambassador to Russia on Monday slammed President Donald Trump over his handling of a meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin . Trump said he ran a clean campaign and beat Clinton soundly in 2016. Speaking to reporters on Capitol Hill, House speaker Paul Ryan said: "They did interfere in our elections". Read More »