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Neymar Under Pressure As Brazil Aim Victory

Neymar Under Pressure As Brazil Aim Victory

It's the first time since 1938 the European powerhouse have failed to advance to the second phase of the competition. "There's no greater memory than making history with a fifth match". Brazil defe...

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Germany leaves Russian Federation after crashing out of the World Cup

Germany leaves Russian Federation after crashing out of the World Cup

He said: "I'm surprised". Switzerland haven't won a World Cup knockout match since 1938, when they beat Germany 4-2 in a Round of 16 replay. He's a regular visitor to the Russian capital due...

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Los Angeles Lakers under pressure to pull off Kawhi Leonard trade

Los Angeles Lakers under pressure to pull off Kawhi Leonard trade

Lakers president of basketball operations Magic Johnson recently told reporters he would step down if the team couldn't land any star players over the next two summers, and that type of pressure may f...

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Uruguay take top spot

Uruguay take top spot

In a fast start, Uruguay were ahead inside 10 minutes as Suarez, who scored the victor against Saudi Arabia on matchday two, found the net with a pinpoint free-kick. By finishing second in Group A...

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Could Paul George's free agency documentary signal a departure from OKC?

Could Paul George's free agency documentary signal a departure from OKC?

He really likes Sam Presti the GM, Billy Donovan the coach. And it seemed set in stone for a while that he would join the Lakers soon after, not only because he is a Southern California native, but ...

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Belgium fans fear Harry Kane ahead of England World Cup clash

Belgium fans fear Harry Kane ahead of England World Cup clash

Despite a huge scare for Lionel Messi´s Argentina, who needed a late goal from Marcos Rojo to edge through to the knockout phase on Tuesday, all of the tournament´s remaining big guns are through to t...

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Belgium defender Toby Alderweireld sets sights on victory against England

Belgium defender Toby Alderweireld sets sights on victory against England

It wouldn't be a stretch do declare them as the most risky front-two in the world when on song. Martinez took over in August 2016 , after Belgium reached the quarter-finals at both the World ...

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Andy Murray unsure on future plans after long-awaited comeback

Andy Murray unsure on future plans after long-awaited comeback

The Tennis Integrity Unit said Kicker can reduce his ban to three years if he "commits no further breaches". And he pulled up well, playing a practice set with American Sam Querrey, his last opponen...

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Nigeria Hero Musa Unsure On Club Future

Nigeria Hero Musa Unsure On Club Future

Group C also finishes on Tuesday with France looking to secure top spot with a win or draw against Denmark in Moscow, while Australia could still make the knockout rounds if they beat Peru in Sochi. A...

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Iceland up against complacent Croatia

Iceland up against complacent Croatia

Iceland have the chance to knock Messi out of the World cup and join Croatia in the last 16 if they can win. The 33-year-old Portuguese player gained some more points in the Messi vs Ronald...

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Brazil secure vital 2-0 victory over Costa Rica

Brazil secure vital 2-0 victory over Costa Rica

Neymar dropped to his knees after the final whistle, sobbing in his hands as his teammates surrounded him and then lifted him off the ground. Time and again they hurled themselves at the Costa Rica...

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Veterans to rule at 2018 Wimbledon Tennis Championships?

Veterans to rule at 2018 Wimbledon Tennis Championships?

Williams beat seeded players in the second and third rounds of the French Open earlier this summer before being forced to withdraw from the tournament because of a pectoral injury so severe that sh...

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The Three former World Cup winners facing early elimination

The Three former World Cup winners facing early elimination

Manager Jorge Sampaoli has made five changes for the must-win game and set out a 4-4-2 stall. While Volgograd, venue of Friday's match with Iceland, was just what the doctor prescribed for Nige...

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France and Denmark advance with first 0-0 of World Cup

Christensen, who is one of the few Chelsea academy graduates to earn regular playing time for the first team, was impressive during his nation's first two games. Hello! Welcome to the Live Updates o...

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Utah’s Rudy Gobert wins NBA Defensive Player of the Year

Utah’s Rudy Gobert wins NBA Defensive Player of the Year

This is the first time Harden has claimed the MVP award, and he is the third Rockets player to win it. "You know, I felt like last year I should have won as well, so I didn't see a difference between ...

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Mohamed Salah mulls quitting Egypt after Chechnya controversy

Mohamed Salah mulls quitting Egypt after Chechnya controversy

Due to an injury inflicted by Real Madrid defender Sergio Ramos in the UEFA Champions League Final, Salah was not fit to play in Egypt's World Cup opener, a loss to Uruguay. I didn't invite Mo Sala...

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Hamilton fastest in French Grand Prix practice

Hamilton fastest in French Grand Prix practice

Vettel believes he could have challenged Hamilton for the win, but he said the nature of his race following the incident made it hard to judge what was possible. Starting fourth, he gained from the Ve...

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Colombia feeling pressure of potential early World Cup exit

Colombia feeling pressure of potential early World Cup exit

It was one of the moments of the World Cup thus far. England , who won their opening game against Tunisa 2-1, thanks to a Harry Kane double are expected to win comfortably aginst World Cup debu...

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England's Lingard, Stones, Loftus-Cheek and Young on Panama display

England's Lingard, Stones, Loftus-Cheek and Young on Panama display

The Tottenham striker scored his third and England's sixth, deflecting a Ruben Loftus-Cheek shot into the net, before he was taken off and replaced by Leicester striker Jamie Vardy. If that was to d...

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No limits says Djokovic as he reaches 800 wins milestone

No limits says Djokovic as he reaches 800 wins milestone

Novak Djokovic may not have played on grass since his retirement in the quarter-finals at Wimbledon last year, and he may not have played in the Queen's singles draw for eight years. And as soon as...

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Why Uruguay and Luis Suarez are still dark horses in Russian Federation

Why Uruguay and Luis Suarez are still dark horses in Russian Federation

With this result , Saudi Arabia are without a win in twelve FIFA World Cup matches and in danger of finishing bottom of their group, as they have in all three previous appearances. After losing 5...

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FIFA WC: Senegal Beat Poland 2-1

FIFA WC: Senegal Beat Poland 2-1

How will the teams fare when they come head to head for the first time? Mbaye Niang is buried in a green pile by Senegal teammates after scoring the African nation's second goal against Poland ...

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Lukaku and Hazard lead Belgian blitz of Tunisia

Lukaku and Hazard lead Belgian blitz of Tunisia

Against England on Thursday, Belgium will be favoured to advance as the winners of Group H. The full-back's late challenge on Hazard was deemed, with the use of VAR, to have been just inside the a...

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Changes coming to Colombia's team at World Cup after loss

Changes coming to Colombia's team at World Cup after loss

America's Steve Christakos reports. Asian teams had managed three draws in 17 matches against South American sides, but the four-times Asian champions made their extra man count after Colombia mid...

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Swiss coach Vladimir Petkovic unimpressed with celebrations in win over Serbia

Swiss coach Vladimir Petkovic unimpressed with celebrations in win over Serbia

Not between Swiss and Serbian fans, but between Albanian and Serbian supporters. Follow live updates from Group E as Serbia take on Switzerland . Serbia almost had their second just before the...

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