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Sports MLB Home Run Derby: How to watch, when it starts and more
Author: 0 MLB Home Run Derby: How to watch, when it starts and more

Fans (of Schwarber's) saw Harper's father, his pitcher, throwing the pitches before the previous home run had landed. I can tell you the winners of every Derby and how many home runs they hit, but to compare Harper's final-round outpouring of power to ones from the past is impossible.

Sports Brewers reliever Josh Hader apologizes for racist tweets discovered during ASG
Author: 0 Brewers reliever Josh Hader apologizes for racist tweets discovered during ASG

Nope, that would be when racist, sexist and homophobic tweets Hader posted in 2011 and 2012 that were discovered and began circulating on social media during the game. "I said some things that are inexcusable". "That's one reason why I don't have social media is because of things like this". As Hader's tweets were going viral, some of Hader's friends and family in attendance were given blank gear while sitting in the stands.

Sports French players’ social media videos of World Cup celebrations
Author: 0 French players’ social media videos of World Cup celebrations

The football-loving 40-year-old leapt to his feet to celebrate France's goals as he attended the game in Moscow alongside Russian President Vladimir Putin and his Croatian counterpart Kolinda Grabar-Kitarovic. The team appeared elated, too, during its victory lap on the bus today. After overcoming a determined Croatia to win 4-2 in Sunday's final in Russian Federation, the team came back to euphoric crowds in Paris hoping to catch a glimpse of the players that have captured the ...

Author: 0 India vs England: Jason Roy doubtful for 3rd ODI

After Morgan won the toss, Rohit Sharma , who scored a superb century during India's eight-wicket win in the series-opener at Trent Bridge, struggled to make two off 18 balls, his innings ending when he flicked Willey to Wood at deep square leg.

Author: 0 Raptors Could Be In 'Driver's Seat' To Trade For Kawhi Leonard

After missing all but nine games during the 2017-18 season with a quad injury, Leonard is reportedly unhappy with the organization regarding his medical treatment. If the Spurs like DeMar DeRozan , that's also an attractive win-now proposition. The Lakers and the 76ers, who had previously been linked to Leonard, have lost interest in a potential trade, clearing the way for Toronto to swoop in, Windhorst indicated on the Lowe Post podcast .

Sports Wimbledon 2018 -- Kevin Anderson wins men's semifinal match
Author: 0 Wimbledon 2018 -- Kevin Anderson wins men's semifinal match

The 6-foot-10 Isner finally succumbed to the 6-foot-8 Anderson just before 8 p.m. local time in a grueling encounter full of plot twists in the longest men's semifinal in Wimbledon history. Nadal and Djokovic regularly - and spectacularly - ran down shots to force long rallies, drawing gasps and cheers from the appreciative crowd. Wimbledon fans witnessed history as the longest semi-final ever at the Championships unfolded on Centre Court.

Sports Arsenal star emerges as a surprise summer target for Chelsea
Author: 0 Arsenal star emerges as a surprise summer target for Chelsea

According to French radio network RMC Sport , Real Madrid are close to signing players with Belgian internationals goalkeeper Courtois and Eden Hazard poised for a move to the Santiago Bernabeu. According to Sun (UK), the Chelsea forward made it clear he could join the Galaticos after Belgium's World Cup exit at the hands of France's Les Bleus.

Sports Wendell Carter Jr. named to All-NBA Summer League first team
Author: 0 Wendell Carter Jr. named to All-NBA Summer League first team

The Lakers looked out of gas following a dramatic double-overtime win over the Cavaliers on Monday night, falling behind 31-19 in the first period and missing their first 11 three-point attempts. James' time with the Lakers - a team with a young core and multiple polarizing veterans - could test his leadership ability like never before. They won the tournament a year ago behind co-MVPs Lonzo Ball and Kyle Kuzma .

Sports Manny Machado on cusp of being acquired by the Los Angeles Dodgers
Author: 0 Manny Machado on cusp of being acquired by the Los Angeles Dodgers

Entering the All-Star break, Machado is batting.315 with 24 homers, 65 RBIs and a.963 OPS. That said , things could have taken an even more awkward turn had Machado been officially moved to the Dodgers before the game. I'm just trying to take it all in. After Kemp strolled into second base, American League shortstop Manny Machado pulled a phone from his pocket and snapped a selfie of himself and Kemp.

Sports Liverpool make £62m bid for Roma goalkeeper Alisson
Author: 0 Liverpool make £62m bid for Roma goalkeeper Alisson

Loris Karius was responsible for two howlers that led to Liverpool losing 3-1 to Real Madrid , with Gareth Bale and Karim Benzema taking advantage of two errors by the German. But Jurgen Klopp has identified the position as an immediate priority amid concerns of Karius' displays during the Reds' current pre-season campaign.

Sports What happened when Croatian president Kolinda Grabar-Kitarovic met Vladimir Putin?
Author: 0 What happened when Croatian president Kolinda Grabar-Kitarovic met Vladimir Putin?

However, President Grabar-Kitarović has won hearts by running onto the field following the game, greeting and congratulating the players while clad in her team's official jersey. That's when the 19-year old scored 2 stunning goals against the hapless South Americans. Because the next World Cup will fall during the normal domestic schedule for the majority of European club sides, the 2022 competition will take place over a reduced time frame of 28 days.

Author: 0 GOP Senators: Trump's Obvious Russia Lie Good Enough for Us

North Atlantic Treaty Organisation has never been more together", he said at a breakfast meeting with the Finnish President Sauli Niinisto. "We have been clear in our assessments of Russian meddling in the 2016 election and their ongoing, pervasive efforts to undermine our democracy", he said.

Sports Sanchez misses start of United's USA tour over visa problem
Author: 0 Sanchez misses start of United's USA tour over visa problem

United have triggered a clause in the defender's contract that will keep him at the club through 2018-19. The club revealed that "a personal administrative issue" had prevented the forward from travelling to the U.S., while it's since been reported by the Times that Sanchez was denied a visa due to a previous tax fraud conviction from his time in Spain.

Sports Conor McGregor guest of 'great leader' Vladimir Putin at World Cup final
Author: 0 Conor McGregor guest of 'great leader' Vladimir Putin at World Cup final

If McGregor and Nurmagomedov actually crossed paths at the stadium, it hasn't been reported yet, but it would have been the first time since the fiasco at Barclays Center in April. Pogba is a well-known fan of the Dublin MMA star and even posted a tribute to the Notorious' walk on his social media account in 2016 . Casting aspersions on his claim that Putin was the "greatest", Trent Reinsmith wrote: 'Next person to interview McGregor needs to ask him how he arrived at this opinion'.

Sports Newcastle legend Shearer: Superstar Mbappe has the lot
Author: 0 Newcastle legend Shearer: Superstar Mbappe has the lot

Franco Armani goalkeeper of Argentina could have stopped Mbappe's first goal, which gave France a 3-2 lead, but the beauty wasn't the finish but in the build-up. He did us the world of good. Argentina midfielder Javier Mascherano wasted no time in announcing his global retirement after the game after winning a record 147 caps for his country.

Sports Home Run Derby results today: Bryce Harper of Washington Nationals wins
Author: 0 Home Run Derby results today: Bryce Harper of Washington Nationals wins

In the final, Schwarber came in just under his total from the semifinals with 18 homers and Harper started off his round slowly, but rallied late and got the tying homer with just a few seconds left. Harper told reporters recently that he probably would not have taken part if the All-Star Game was not being played in his home ballpark. The format has batters face off against each other in timed competitions to see who can hit the most home runs.

Sports Kuldeep the key as England and India face shoot-out
Author: 0 Kuldeep the key as England and India face shoot-out

Kuldeep Yadav's left-arm wristspin claimed 6 for 25 in the series opener at Trent Bridge, and though he was less economical second-time out, he still picked up a further three wickets at Lord's. "I know he still took wickets but we managed to get some runs against him and put him under a little bit of pressure", Woods said at the pre-match press conference.

Sports Richie Porte abandons Tour de France after crash on stage eight
Author: 0 Richie Porte abandons Tour de France after crash on stage eight

Thank you for signing up for the 5 Things to Know Newsletter. Groenewegen followed up Friday's success in Chartres with a Bastille Day win in Amiens. Froome attacked as soon as Bardet punctured for the last time just at the end of the last cobbled sector, but the Frenchman, who at some points was lagging 40 seconds behind, benefited from huge pulls by his team mates Tony Gallopin and Oliver Naesen.

Sports Former Napoli boss Maurizio Sarri replaces Antonio Conte as Chelsea head coach
Author: 0 Former Napoli boss Maurizio Sarri replaces Antonio Conte as Chelsea head coach

Chelsea finished fifth in the Premier League last season, 30 points adrift of Pep Guardiola's Manchester City , and behind Jose Mourinho's Manchester United, Mauricio Pochettino's Tottenham and Jurgen Klopp's Liverpool. The new Chelsea manager has already picked up Jorginho from his old club and the Sunday Mirror are reporting that Koulibaly is the next name on his shopping list.