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Sports Senegal, Algeria to meet in Africa Cup final
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The two teams also missed a penalty each in the second half of the encounter. - Algeria will play their seventh AFCON semi-final, their first since 2010, having qualified only twice in their previous six. Arguably the game was the best so far played in this tournament. "But this crop of players wants to write their own history", said Belmadi. "The result was logical", Madagascar coach Nicolas Dupuis said.

Sports NZ PM Ardern jokes about cricket defeat 'trauma'
Author: 0 NZ PM Ardern jokes about cricket defeat 'trauma'

NDTV delivers reliable information across all platforms: TV, Internet and Mobile. The Black Caps' defeat was their second straight in the World Cup final , following on from their 2015 loss to Australia. Much like the extra time in football matches, in the Super Over , both teams play an additional over of six balls. Brathwaite slogged a slow ball from Jimmy Neesham but was caught by Trent Boult at long-on.

Sports Roy reunited with Kumar Dharmasena who will umpire World Cup final
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International Cricket Council (ICC ) on Friday announced umpires and officials for the final of the Men's Cricket World Cup to be played between England and New Zealand. Dharamsena was wrong in giving Roy out and it led social media to run a campaign to remove the umpire from the final. But ICC's selection of umpires for what is admittedly the most important ODI game of the year, did not sit well with fans after Kumar Dharmasena got involved in a controversial situation on Thursday, 11th ...

Sports Billy Dib savaged by Amir Khan in 'bizarre' Saudi Arabian bout
Author: 0 Billy Dib savaged by Amir Khan in 'bizarre' Saudi Arabian bout

During the fourth, Khan battered Dib with a variety of punches to send him down for a second time and this time Dib's corner threw in the towel. Ahead of the 'Red Sea Fight Night' extravaganza held during Jeddah Seasons, Khan wore the traditional Saudi male attire called the Thobe as he went for a walk by the Red Sea coast.

Sports Novak Djokovic v Roger Federer For the Wimbledon Title, Who's The Pick?
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Two of those defeats were in 2014 and 2015 against Djokovic; the other came in 2008 against Nadal . Padukone, who is also passionate about the sport, dressed to impress in an all-white pantsuit that kept with the Wimbledon theme. He said: "He can not know whether I have a problem with Novak". He probably will, honestly, I reckon he will get the Grand Slam count, I reckon he will overpass Federer.

Sports Video obtained of former Seahawk Malik McDowell's police altercation
Author: 0 Video obtained of former Seahawk Malik McDowell's police altercation

The free agent and former Michigan State defensive tackle was pulled over after authorities reportedly witnessed his jeep spinning out while speeding. According to the police report, McDowell had a BAC of.18, just shy of being super drunk in MI. McDowell, who played at Michigan State and was born in Detroit, has a court date regarding that incident set for July 28.

Sports De Gendt storms to stage eight victory as Thomas recovers from crash
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Cycling - Tour de France - The 200-km Stage 8 from Macon to Saint-Etienne - July 13, 2019 - Deceuninck-Quick Step rider Julian Alaphilippe of France celebrates on the podium, wearing the overall leader's yellow jersey. Determined to shine on a day suited for "bardoudeurs" - a French word used to describe breakaway riders capable of winning on their own - De Gendt spent the day at the front.

Sports Serena Williams, Andy Murray to play mixed doubles at Wimbledon
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It's always hard to tell as you only have mixed doubles at the Grand Slams, so nobody really get a chance to specialise in it or play it a lot. "I wouldn't be here if it wasn't for her - I told her she was so inspiring and I've always wanted to tell her that but I've never had the guts to before".

Sports Serena Williams Is Off To A Disastrous Start In The Wimbledon Final
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When she lost in the final at the French Open in 2014 and 2017, the doubters questioned her ability to stay focused when it mattered most. This made her the first Romanian to win here, although Ilie Nastase got close in 1972 before losing 7-5 in the fifth set to Stan Smith, and she was rewarded with £2.25m in prize money and lifetime membership of the All-England Club.

Sports Barcelona sign 16 year-old Barry from WBA
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Barcelona have beaten Paris St-Germain to the signing from West Bromwich Albion of one of England's brightest talents in the 16-year-old striker Louie Barry . Barcelona were joined in their interest in the 16-year-old by PSG and RB Leipzig, but confirmed his signing following his departure from The Hawthorns.

Sports Waugh warns England not to underestimate New Zealand
Author: 0 Waugh warns England not to underestimate New Zealand

Rashid told BBC Sports it's just another game of cricket with a bat and ball adding all the hard work they have put in is paying off. Cricket World Cup chiefs on Friday warned fans wishing to attend the final at Lord's between England and New Zealand against paying thousands of pounds on secondary ticket websites.

Sports Tottenham 'hijack' Arsenal's William Saliba transfer with late offer to Saint-Etienne
Author: 0 Tottenham 'hijack' Arsenal's William Saliba transfer with late offer to Saint-Etienne

Saliba was expected to complete a £26.5 million move to the Gunners but stay with the Ligue 1 outfit for a further 12 months to continue his development, a condition insisted upon by his current employers. However, Tottenham have made a last-ditch attempt to secure the services of the France Under-20 global by offering a marginally better deal. Mauricio Pochettino is thought to be keen on bolstering his centre-back options this summer, should he lose Toby Alderweireld .

Sports Marcus Morris to sign $15 million deal with New York Knicks
Author: 0 Marcus Morris to sign $15 million deal with New York Knicks

They had to conduct some salary cap gymnastics to get that deal done by reworking DeMarre Carroll 's contract to a three-year, $21 million pact and sending Davis Bertans to Washington as part of a three-team sign-and-trade . Morris, 29, averaged 13.9 points and 6.1 rebounds per game last season while shooting 37.5 percent from 3-point distance. That unanticipated turn of events opened up cap space for NY that enabled them to make the offer, putting San Antonio in a tough position, ...

Sports Blues take Origin series on Tedesco winner
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Walters has one year left on his contract with the QRL, but there has been talk this Origin series could be his last if he's propelled into the Gold Coast Titans head coaching role at the expense of the under pressure Garth Brennan. "Unfortunately NSW had more bigger moments than us". The Maroons had all the momentum but redemption man Mitchell Pearce chanced his arm on the final play and put Tom Trbojevic in space, who then found Blake Ferguson and James Tedesco was backing up inside to ...

Sports Tyler Skaggs: Los Angeles Angels throw no-hitter while honoring late teammate
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The last combined no-hitter in California was thrown in Oakland on July 13, 1991 - the exact day Skaggs, a California native, was born. The baseball season's relentless pace forces the Angels to heal while they play, and they went back to work after a somber All-Star break during which Skaggs was honored at the game in Cleveland.

Sports Serena Williams loses to Simona Halep in Wimbledon women's final
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Both players are from the Netherlands. "I know how to change some things when (other things) don't work very well", said the 2018 French Open champion. Williams still holds the record for most major singles titles in the professional era with 23, one more than Steffi Graf. The Romanian has beaten Williams just once in their previous 10 meetings but insisted her record against the 23-time Grand Slam victor was not cause for concern.

Sports Barca sign Griezmann Atletico dispute fee
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Will Griezmann be a hit at Barcelona? Antoine Griezmann insists he has nothing to apologise for over his move from Atletico Madrid to Barcelona. Following an internal debate, though, with Bartomeu and coach Ernesto Valverde both advocates for the signing, they chose to reactivate their interest in him.

Sports Key To The City Stolen From U.S
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The U.S. women's national soccer team accepts the award for best team at the ESPY Awards on Wednesday, July 10, 2019, at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles. In the post, she asked De Blasio if they make copies because she "would love a new one". The keys are the highest honor the city gives, de Blasio said.

Sports 'It's odd and unusual to reach another Wimbledon final'
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Federer has won eight titles at SW19 and ranks his win over Nadal as one of the best experiences he has had in the tournament. But the second set was perhaps a nightmare for the Swiss, as the Spaniard thrashed him 6-1. Federer won his first Wimbledon duel against Djokovic in the 2012 semi-finals but the Serb triumphed in the 2014 and 2015 championship matches . Djokovic, the top-ranked tennis player in the world, has won 25 of those times.

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Author: 0 "Robot umpires" debut in independent Atlantic League

A computer officially called balls and strikes for the first time in the game's history in the United States at a minor league all-star game. Sabermetric analysis reveals the startling defensive value that catchers add by their "pitch framing" prowess - what some catchers call "receiving", or "presenting" the pitch to the umpire.

Sports Dwight Gooden arrested for drug possession in New Jersey
Author: 0 Dwight Gooden arrested for drug possession in New Jersey

Prosecutor's spokesperson Christopher Swendemen told the Post that Gooden was pulled over for driving too slow on a highway and failing to maintain his lane and having overly tinted windows. He was also ticketed for driving under the influence. Gooden is now 54-years-old, and he was first sent to a rehabilitation facility in 1987 for cocaine possession.

Sports Williams versus Halep in Wimbledon women’s final
Author: 0 Williams versus Halep in Wimbledon women’s final

EDT Saturday in London. "The effort she's put in, I've never seen something like this". When Williams was in place to record a calendar slam in the latter stages of the 2015 US Open, her emotions ran wild and she collapsed in a lachrymose cloud not dissimilar to the one that enveloped Lisicki, losing in the semi-finals to the Italian doubles artist Roberta Vinci.

Sports Roger Federer vs. Rafael Nadal
Author: 0 Roger Federer vs. Rafael Nadal

Djokovic leads Federer 25-22 in career meetings with the Serb holding a 2-1 edge in Wimbledon clashes. Nadal admitted after the match that Federer capitalized on all of his best opportunities in London. The never-ending GOAT debate is very much a three-man race at this point-Federer, Nadal and Novak Djokovic , of course-so any match pitting two of them against each other, a fairly common recurrence even as all three advance into their 30s, carries weighty historical implications.

Sports Green on Kawhi: 'He gave me no updates'
Author: 0 Green on Kawhi: 'He gave me no updates'

He returned nearly exactly a year later and played 30 games for the Golden State Warriors in the 2018-2019 season, only to suffer a quad injury in the playoffs that forced him to miss another six weeks. And even if it did happen, I don't think they had room for me there [in Toronto]. "I think it'll be a lot of fun", he said. I'm excited about it. The two big men thrived alongside each other.

Sports Manchester United tell Inter Milan what they'll accept for Romelu Lukaku
Author: 0 Manchester United tell Inter Milan what they'll accept for Romelu Lukaku

Sky Sports have released additional footage from United's training session, which was watched by 12,000 paying locals, which shows the players being put through their paces by Solskjaer and his backroom staff. Elsewhere, Milinkovic-Savic is said to be content to remain with Lazio for another 12 months at the least, and United can not bank on the player trying to push through a move away from Stadio Olimpico.

Sports Announcement scheduled for new British GP deal
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Pushed on what those agreements are, Grant added: "We are not going to get into any of our commercial arrangements, but we think there is room two races to coexist side by side as long as they have sufficient separation in time and as long as our commercial interests are recognised in some reasonably flexible way".

Sports Here's conditions on 2020 pick Warriors traded to Nets
Author: 0 Here's conditions on 2020 pick Warriors traded to Nets

Rather than No. 35, which the 10-time All-Star has worn for the entirety of his National Basketball Association career, he will don No. 7 in Brooklyn. "But as I start this new chapter in my basketball life, the number I'll be wearing on my back is the number 7". The 27-year-old point guard, who spent more than eight seasons with the Boston Celtics and the Cleveland Cavaliers, has averaged 22.2 points, 3.6 rebounds, 5.7 assists and 1.3 steals over 508 career games.