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Sports We're here to win, not plot final route England coach
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None of the players who started in Nizhny Novgorod took part in Monday's training session back at their training base in Zelenogorsk. "We need to keep winning football matches and we want to breed a mentality that everybody in our squad wants to constantly win", he told reporters.

Sports Wesley Bryan Round 3 Recap at 2018 Travelers Championship
Author: 0 Wesley Bryan Round 3 Recap at 2018 Travelers Championship

The Englishman's closest challenger is American Russell Henley after a solid three-under 67 to leave him on 12 under. Bryan tee shot went 238 yards to the left side of the fairway and his chip went 25 yards to the green where he had a two-putt for bogey, bringing Bryan to even for the round.

Sports Serena Williams seeding debate to rumble on as WTA considers rule change
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New mother Williams, who is only ranked 183rd in the world, secured the 25th seeding ahead of Cibulkova who is ranked 32nd. "I think it's now right that WTA offers a protected ranking". The decision of giving Serena Williams a seeding at 2018 Wimbledon was in the air for days, now it's official. The draw for Wimbledon is Friday; play begins Monday.

Sports Kroos Missile Secures Last-Gasp Germany Win
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As things stand in Group F, Mexico sits atop the table with six points, with Sweden and Germany both still alive with three. France 1998 saw 18 penalties awarded, but 2018 - already so dominated by debate around the new video officiating technology - looks likely to break that record with over 30 matches still to play.

Sports Have the Celtics made another offer for Kawhi Leonard?
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In the reporting, Deveney cites a league executive saying that "he expects James to sign with the Lakers, even before the team remakes its roster" even in the midst of buzz that James is communicating with other top-tier players about a partnership.

Sports Brazil eases into Round of 16 with win over Serbia
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Serbia needs to pull off a big result against Brazil if the European side is to reach the round of sixteen for the first time as an independent nation. Tite, the Brazil coach, opted to field the same XI who started in the win against Costa Rica while Serbia , needing three points, made three changes, bringing in Antonio Rukavina, Milos Veljkovic and Adem Ljajic for Branislav Ivanovic, Dusko Tovic and Luka Milivojevic.

Sports Luis Suárez Scores A Clever Free Kick Against Russia
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Russian Federation finished a man down after Igor Smolnikov was shown his second yellow card in the 39th minute. However, Uruguay nearly extended its lead in the 80th minute when Cavani and Suarez raced forward with only one defender to deal with.

Sports Federation Internationale de Football Association 2018: Germany seeks great escape against South Korea
Author: 0 Federation Internationale de Football Association 2018: Germany seeks great escape against South Korea

Sweden is in its first World Cup since 2006, but was deflated after German's comeback 2-1 victory. Mexico can win Group F on Wednesday, but it can also be eliminated. It's clear there is a strong mentality. The DFB said it "expressly regrets the gestures towards the Swedish bench by two members of the support staff" and that the pair had let their emotions get the better of them.

Sports Nigerian celebrities storm Russian Federation for Nigeria vs Argentina game
Author: 0 Nigerian celebrities storm Russian Federation for Nigeria vs Argentina game

Nigeria with three points, need to beat or draw with Argentina to enhance their chances of qualification for the second round. Ferdinand holds a Nigerian chieftancy title and is a big admirer of Argentina captain Lionel Messi . But the African flagbearers are not a team to be easily brow-beaten, and have adopted an " Argentina Must Fall" motto since flaying Iceland in Volgograd.

Sports Real Madrid starlet Marco Asensio hints at potential Liverpool move
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Whether Aulas is serious with his comments or merely attempting to drive up the price should Lyon once more consider selling later this summer remains to be seen. I immediately said to him that if he wanted to stay, we could do an extension. Not only that, Aulas also added that this has now sparked the interest of Real (and other clubs), following the appointment of Julen Lopetegui as their new manager.

Sports Mexico triumphs 2-1 in match against S. Korea
Author: 0 Mexico triumphs 2-1 in match against S. Korea

While this may say more about South Korea as a team than Mexico , in their game El Tri were fouled 24 times - a record for the 2018 World Cup . However, it was not enough for the South Koreans as Mexico and Juan Carlos Osorio bagged all the points. "I think the most important thing for this group of players is to be confident, credible and to [have] respect", said Osorio.

Sports McEnroe calls On Wimbledon chiefs to show sense as Williams returns
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Muguruza, who also reached the Wimbledon final in 2015, dropped just one set in seven matches at the All England Club en route to her second Grand Slam title a year ago. The officials of the grass-court event take other factors into consideration and have leeway to grant Williams a seeded place. The tournament's decision, first reported by the New York Times , comes on the heels of Serena Williams' seed at the French Open .

Sports Cavaliers hope drafting Collin Sexton is step toward keeping LeBron James
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With small forward LeBron James able to opt out of the final year of his contract and no hint of whether he may stay with his hometown team or again leave the Cavaliers to pursue National Basketball Association championships with another organization in better position to compete against the Warriors, there are plenty of questions to be answered in the coming weeks.

Sports Sixers trade 39th pick in National Basketball Association draft to Lakers
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Wagner played in the youth system of German pro team ALBA Berlin before MI coach John Beilein traveled to Europe on a one-day recruiting trip and persuaded him to head for Ann Arbor. Players in italics are free agents with the type of free agent they are in parenthesis. "They were both texting me after we picked him, saying, 'Man, that's another good culture piece for us'".

Sports Spain book Russian Federation meeting with Morocco draw
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But just when Morocco though the points were theirs, Iago Aspas scored with a fine back-heeled flick in stoppage time as Spain ultimately made first place theirs. It could be seen as fortuitous but Spain have deserved the little bit of luck that came their way. "We've shown we were able to take on two of the best teams in the world in Spain and Portugal", said the Frenchman.

Sports 'Stressed' Messi will be Argentina's main man, Zabaleta assures
Author: 0 'Stressed' Messi will be Argentina's main man, Zabaleta assures

Lionel Messi of Argentina reacts during the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia group D match between Argentina and Croatia at Nizhny Novgorod Stadium on June 21, 2018 in Nizhny Novgorod, Russia. Like England, Argentina is a country that loves football so much and sometimes we cross the line in the way we treat our star players. We are very lucky that we still have chance to go through to the last 16 by beating Nigeria on Tuesday - but I am not sure it will happen.

Sports Egypt keeper set to be World Cup's oldest player
Author: 0 Egypt keeper set to be World Cup's oldest player

After a breakout season with Liverpool in which he shattered the Premier League goal-scoring record for a single season, Salah has arguably become the most high-profile Muslim athlete in the world. The former coach of Cairo's Zamalek Sporting Club apparently suffered an emotional heartbreak and felt sick on Monday evening after witnessing his team's 2-1 defeat in the 95th minute of Egypt's match against Saudi Arabia in Volgograd, according to local media reports.

Sports Phoenix Suns select Deandre Ayton as first overall pick
Author: 0 Phoenix Suns select Deandre Ayton as first overall pick

Three Wildcats wound up drafted among the first 30 picks. The Dallas Mavericks looked all the way to Slovenia for the player they hope can be their next European superstar. While it's hard to gauge just how effective he will be in his rookie season, I can't help but think a Rookie of the Year Award is at least possible should Ayton continue to dominate the game the way he has shown! Newly hired Suns coach Igor Kokoškov will have some good pieces in his first season in Phoenix, and will rely ...

Sports Rockets' Harden wins Most Valuable Player Award
Author: 0 Rockets' Harden wins Most Valuable Player Award

Harden averaged 30.4 points, 5.4 rebounds and 8.8 assists and led the Rockets to a franchise-record 65 victories. The 6-foot-5 guard also posted the first 60-point triple-double performance in National Basketball Association history - 60 points, 11 assists, and 10 rebounds against the Orlando Magic.

Sports Salah apologizes after Egypt is eliminated without a point
Author: 0 Salah apologizes after Egypt is eliminated without a point

Ten minutes into the second half, Saudi Arabia almost took the lead as El-Hadary's clearance landed at the feet of Bahbri, who volleyed over the bar from 12-yards out. It was a odd decision and did not go unnoticed by World Cup fans. However, just when it seemed like El Hadary's heroics had earned his side their first point of the tournament, Al Dawsari fired in an angled shot for Saudi Arabia's first World Cup win since 1994.