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Colombia through to last 16 with 1-0 win, Senegal out

Colombia through to last 16 with 1-0 win, Senegal out

All eyes will now be on the other group match between Poland and Colombia - defeat for either side will be the end of their tournament in Russian Federation. Substitute Keisuke Honda equalised with ...

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Egyptian referee to take charge of England's clash with Panama

Egyptian referee to take charge of England's clash with Panama

Lukaku and Kane will go head to head on Thursday as they have so often in the Premier League and with England's goal difference boosted by the rout against Panama (who pulled a goal back later on to h...

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Celtics Star Kyrie Irving Heaps Major Praise On ‘MVP’ LeBron James

Celtics Star Kyrie Irving Heaps Major Praise On ‘MVP’ LeBron James

Both players have been rumored to be interested in leaving their current teams, while there have also been reports that they are strongly considering staying with those teams. While viewed as a longs...

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Luis Suarez dedicates Russian Federation win to Uruguay fans

Luis Suarez dedicates Russian Federation win to Uruguay fans

Uruguay then took control of the game and doubled their advantage in fortuitous fashion as Diego Laxalt's effort from distance was massively deflected by Cheryshev and squeezed into the net. Urugua...

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Paul George informs Oklahoma City Thunder he will become unrestricted free agent

Paul George informs Oklahoma City Thunder he will become unrestricted free agent

George's camp showed interest in the Los Angeles Lakers previous year before the Thunder made the deal with the Indiana Pacers to get him; Los Angeles is near his hometown. But PG13's upcoming fre...

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We're here to win, not plot final route, says England's Southgate

We're here to win, not plot final route, says England's Southgate

England is now leading the group, but only on the "fair play" tiebreaker, meaning Belgium could still win the group even if the match ends in a draw. Loew, who led his side to glory against Argentina...

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Deadly Hazard and Lukaku batter Tunisia as Belgium make statement with rout

Deadly Hazard and Lukaku batter Tunisia as Belgium make statement with rout

Hailed as the golden generation of Belgium , Lukaku and Hazard are leading the line as the men in red chase their first World Cup success. The goal gave Lukaku 40 career worldwide scores. Lukak...

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Andy Murray refuses to rule out playing Wimbledon despite defeat

Andy Murray refuses to rule out playing Wimbledon despite defeat

Nick Kyrgios says there's "no reason" he can't go into Wimbledon as a major title threat after fighting back from a set down in an "awkward" win over comeback man Andy Murray . The former world No. ...

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Can Lionel Messi save Argentina at the 2018 World Cup?

Argentina entered the 2018 World Cup as the favorite to win their group, but this isn't the same team that took Germany to extra time in the final four years ago. The ball is Nigeria's court, or ha...

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Argentina boss Jorge Sampaoli denies rumours of player feud

Argentina boss Jorge Sampaoli denies rumours of player feud

The 33-year-old Portuguese player gained some more points in the Messi vs Ronaldo debate when he scored a victor against Morocco and Messi failed to live up to the exceptions once again as Croati...

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Neymar can't take sole responsibility for Brazil: Coach

Neymar can't take sole responsibility for Brazil: Coach

I cried out of happiness, overcoming, grit and desire to win. Nothing was ever easy in my life, it wouldn't be any different now, right! "No, not the dream, the GOAL! ". Following the whistle that en...

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France and Denmark progress after World Cup's first scoreless draw

They proceeded to play out a dour draw that was devoid of the attacking intent and endeavor that have characterized Russian Federation 2018 so far - bringing a record run of 36 games without a goalles...

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Wimbledon 2018: Serena Williams Receives Even More Support To Be Seeded

Wimbledon 2018: Serena Williams Receives Even More Support To Be Seeded

Williams played her first Grand Slam for over a year at the French Open last month, reaching the fourth round before a shoulder injury forced her to quit ahead of her clash with old rival Maria Sha...

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Nigeria won't feel guilty about ending Lionel Messi's World Cup, says Rohr

Nigeria won't feel guilty about ending Lionel Messi's World Cup, says Rohr

And he will hope his showing against the Vikings help him tie down a starting spot on Tuesday. The Hapoel Be'er Sheva midfielder, who missed out on the 2014 World Cup is living out the dream in th...

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James Harden finally wins first MVP

James Harden finally wins first MVP

James Harden of the Houston Rockets is the NBA's Most Valuable Player. Harden is only the second player in National Basketball Association history to win the MVP and Sixth Man of the Year awards in...

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Mohamed Salah retirement claim is a 'big lie', says Egypt FA member

Mohamed Salah retirement claim is a 'big lie', says Egypt FA member

Chechen leader Ramzan Kadyrov granted Mohamed Salah an honorary citizenship at a gala dinner with the Egyptian team in Kadyrov's palace in Grozny, the city where the national team was staying. 'Mo...

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Lewis Hamilton Not a Fan of 'Confusing' Paul Ricard Circuit

Lewis Hamilton Not a Fan of 'Confusing' Paul Ricard Circuit

Hamilton added: "To have this result is a great day for the United Kingdom, and I hope that I have contributed in a positive way". After all the commotion, polesitter Hamilton was leading with Verst...

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Pekerman Prepared To Make Changes In Colombia Squad

Pekerman Prepared To Make Changes In Colombia Squad

After the goal, Japan coach Akira Nishino immediately pointed to Honda and six minutes later the recently installed manger was clenching his fist. "Against Colombia . we will play differently and...

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World Cup rout for England over Panama

World Cup rout for England over Panama

England look certain to qualify for the last 16 along with Belgium, whom they face in their final Group G fixture on Thursday. Not many players get to score a hat-trick in the World Cup . It's a Wo...

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Djokovic joins 800-win club with Queen's masterclass

Djokovic joins 800-win club with Queen's masterclass

However, the 31-year-old three-time Wimbledon champion has shown glimpses in recent weeks of recapturing the form that saw him largely dominate the tour since 2011 until injuries and a loss of form ...

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Uruguay vs. Saudi Arabia live stream

Uruguay vs. Saudi Arabia live stream

Uruguay coach Oscar Tabarez paid tribute to Luis Suarez as the team prepared for Wednesday's World Cup match against Saudi Arabia - the 100th global appearance for the Barcelona striker. Fa...

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Neymar mocked after epic fall in Brazil game against Costa Rica

Neymar mocked after epic fall in Brazil game against Costa Rica

Battered and bruised by Switzerland in a 1-1 draw on Sunday, Neymar's appeals for more protection did not impress Kuipers, who consistently told the Paris Saint-Germain star to get to his feet inste...

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Belgium unchanged for Tunisia clash at World Cup

Belgium unchanged for Tunisia clash at World Cup

Eden Hazard has praised his Belgium teammate Romelu Lukaku for his goalscoring prowess following the nation's 5-2 win over Tunisia at the 2018 World Cup . Toby Alderweireld's long pass from ...

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World Cup Fans Clean Up After Themselves

World Cup Fans Clean Up After Themselves

The 2-1 victory was the first and only African win in the first round of matches, after Egypt , Morocco, Nigeria and Tunisia all lost their opening games. One thing is certain, the entire stadium w...

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Switzerland, Serbia coaches don't want to talk about Kosovo

Switzerland, Serbia coaches don't want to talk about Kosovo

The celebration was a nod to his Kosovar Albanian heritage and a pointed gesture aimed at Serbia . The Swiss looked in danger of being over-run when Serbia went ahead with an Aleksandar Mitrovic...

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Argentines support Nigeria in bars, streets... and even on a plane!

Argentines support Nigeria in bars, streets... and even on a plane!

Nigeria will face Argentina in the last group match in St Petersburg on Tuesday, 26th June, in a match where the victor will qualify for the round of sixteen, while Iceland face group leaders Croat...

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Brazil learn World Cups are different, as Neymar deals with pressure

Brazil learn World Cups are different, as Neymar deals with pressure

Earlier this week, Neymar had to leave practice, but Tite and Brazilian officials are confident the star will start on Friday. Neymar was tipped heavily to shine at this World Cup, but he lacked...

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Lakers reportedly acquire 2nd-round pick from Sixers

Even if LeBron doesn't come to the Lakers, Wagner could add another front-court shooter to pair with Kyle Kuzma . "And we won't rest until we get it right and I think that's just how Magic and I are ...

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Iran beat Morocco with 95th-minute own goal

Iran beat Morocco with 95th-minute own goal

Nobody is superman. What can happen is a group of people when we work together, we can create super things. There was an explosion of joy among the Iran squad as coaches and substitutes leapt out ...

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Hornets traded Dwight Howard to the Nets

Hornets traded Dwight Howard to the Nets

Howard will suit up for his third team in three seasons, becoming somewhat of an National Basketball Association journeyman after being a staple in Orlando during the start of his career. So he might ...

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What Is The World Cup's VAR Technology And How Does It Work?

What Is The World Cup's VAR Technology And How Does It Work?

Ferjani Sassi scored the first African goal of the tournament, however, thanks to a 35th-minute penalty, sending the red-and-white contingent of Tunisian fans into raptures. "Going forward in the tou...

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Hector Cuper: 'I couldn't risk using Mohamed Salah against Uruguay'

Hector Cuper: 'I couldn't risk using Mohamed Salah against Uruguay'

Uruguay now has three points in Group A, but still trails Russian Federation on goal difference after the host nation's 5-0 victory over Saudi Arabia on Thursday. "We're trying to make him feel c...

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France fail to convince in victory over Australia

France fail to convince in victory over Australia

Four minutes later Australia had a penalty of their own when Samuel Umtiti handled a Mooy cross, Jedinak rolling the ball low beyond Lloris to level after VAR had again been used to confirm the handba...

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Iceland's 'zombie film' keeper outwits Messi spot kick

Iceland's 'zombie film' keeper outwits Messi spot kick

Messi was looking to match the impact his old rival Cristiano Ronaldo has made on the tournament - the Portuguese scored a sensational hat-trick against Spain on Friday night. "Corners and penalties a...

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Iran party rumbles on but Morocco should take pride in their tears

Iran party rumbles on but Morocco should take pride in their tears

It looked as though neither side would make the most of the chance to start with a victory, only for Bouhaddouz to head past his own goalkeeper at the near-post in the dying stages to hand Iran a ...

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