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Sports Uruguay thrash Russian Federation, top Group A; Saudi Arabia beat Egypt
Author: 0 Uruguay thrash Russian Federation, top Group A; Saudi Arabia beat Egypt

Santos, according to the UK Daily Mail report, will continue putting Ronaldo and co more derails after the Europeans struggled to overcome Morocco as well as battling Iran to a draw in their last two Group B matches. Russian Federation responded by replacing Cheryshev with Mario Fernandes as Uruguay reached half-time with little threat to their two-goal cushion.

Sports Buttler hits ton as England win series 5-0 vs Oz
Author: 0 Buttler hits ton as England win series 5-0 vs Oz

Former captain Steve Smith and his deputy David Warner, two of the world's leading batsmen, were both given year-long bans for their roles in the Cape Town ball-tampering scandal in March that saw Test opener Cameron Bancroft receive a nine-month suspension for applying sandpaper to the ball.

Sports Have the Celtics made another offer for Kawhi Leonard?
Author: 0 Have the Celtics made another offer for Kawhi Leonard?

That certainly plays in favor of the Lakers, as Leonard has stated that's where he wants to play. Although the Spurs may be hesitant to trade with the Lakers, they would back off that stance if it meant receiving the best return for Leonard.

Sports Swiss ministers support Xhaka, Shaqiri over goal celebrations
Author: 0 Swiss ministers support Xhaka, Shaqiri over goal celebrations

Shaqiri and Xhaka have been ordered to pay 10,000 Swiss francs (£7,600) each, while Lichtsteiner will pay 5000 (£3,800). Stoke City's Shaqiri was born in Kosovo while Xhaka was born in Switzerland to a family from Kosovo. It said Xhaka "shamefully provoked our fans". The victory puts Switzerland in a strong position to qualify from Group E following their 1-1 draw with five-times champions Brazil.

Sports Neymar, Brazil Win Group E with Victory vs
Author: 0 Neymar, Brazil Win Group E with Victory vs

Stojkovic recovered to deny him once more in stoppage time and despite his individual disappointment, the five-time World Cup winners can now celebrate qualification for the knock-out stage with Serbia left to rue the controversial late defeat to Switzerland in their second match that proved so costly.

Sports Uruguay v Russian Federation 25 June 2018
Author: 0 Uruguay v Russian Federation 25 June 2018

At his 14th match at the tournament, and on the occasion of his 100th cap, Uruguay simply out-performed Russian Federation, and of course were for much of the game a player better off. Cavani sealed the win on 90 minutes by tapping home the rebound, after Akinfeev had parried Godin's header. Our medical team will also advise us. He made quite the impression coming off the bench in the last match against Saudi Arabia and in keeping his place for this game Torreira backed up that performance ...

Sports Lakers
Author: 0 Lakers "Racing" To Acquire Kawhi Leonard Before Friday

As you might recall, Wojnarowski reported earlier this month that Boston made an offer to San Antonio for Leonard ahead of the National Basketball Association trade deadline in February. What exactly would that offer be? Los Angeles will get a better idea on if they have a chance of signing James this summer later this week when the deadline of June 29 approaches for him to opt in or out of his current Cavs deal.

Sports Paul George plan revealed including 'script' for pitch video
Author: 0 Paul George plan revealed including 'script' for pitch video

Some superstars who are just getting out of their contracts are looking to sign for big bucks and long-term deals. LeBron James likes to keep himself and his family tight-lipped about his future, as well as his tight-knit friendship circle, so you're usually not going to hear any words from LeBron's associates about his free agency plans, but that doesn't mean one or two of them may hint at certain destinations.

Author: 0 Brazil outclass Serbia to qualify for last 16

However, after 36 minutes a superb lofted pass from just inside his own half by the outstanding Philippe Coutinho sent Paulinho clear and he stretched high to toe the ball over goalkeeper Vladimir Stojkovic and ease the pressure. Who wins Serbia-Brazil? And where does all the value lie? A speculative cross from Milinkovic-Savic had Alisson scrambling, while Mitrovic headed a cross from Rukavina straight at the feet of the keeper in the 65th minute.

Sports Bubba Watson gives $200K to benefit camp for ill children
Author: 0 Bubba Watson gives $200K to benefit camp for ill children

Bubba Watson fired a final-round 63 at the Travelers Championship to come from six back and earn a three-shot victory. Watson entered the Travelers Championship having finished outside the top 25 in each of his four tournaments since the Masters .

Author: 0 Why Lukaku missed Belgium training ahead of crunch clash against England

Martinez has admitted he could make up to 10 changes for Thursday's Group G decider against England . The only issue at stake for England against Belgium is whether they finish first or second in Group G. With Ruben Loftus-Cheek and Kyle Walker both on yellow cards, he could bring in Danny Rose , while there is also speculation that Harry Kane could be benched to give Jamie Vardy a World Cup start, yet Southgate told FIFA TV he would not disrupt the three-man rearguard.

Sports Finally! Djokovic Ends Drought To Reach Queens Showpiece
Author: 0 Finally! Djokovic Ends Drought To Reach Queens Showpiece

The big Croat, victor of the prestigious Wimbledon warm-up event in 2012 and runner-up in 2013 and past year, was ruthless as he won nine points in a row on his way to a 4-0 lead and was untouchable on serve as he sealed victory in 78 minutes.

Sports LeBron James Rumors: Cavaliers Star May Have 'Narrowed' Choice To 2 Teams
Author: 0 LeBron James Rumors: Cavaliers Star May Have 'Narrowed' Choice To 2 Teams

Things can change quickly in the National Basketball Association, but perhaps the idea of James forming the next great super-team this summer is less likely than previously believed. Whatever the case may be, we should know the answer by next Wednesday. "San Antonio, there's too much uncertainty", Kellerman added. Maybe getting Kemba Walker could be that player.

Sports Dead body found inside freezer at Braves' stadium
Author: 0 Dead body found inside freezer at Braves' stadium

The deceased person was a third-party contractor and was found by another worker at the stadium. "This is still an active investigation", O'Hara said. CBSSports' R.J. Anderson reported that the Braves' game against the Reds went on as scheduled, and they were set to play again at SunTrust on Wednesday.

Sports Cahill ready to boost Australia in crunch World Cup match, says Milligan
Author: 0 Cahill ready to boost Australia in crunch World Cup match, says Milligan

Australia has mangled to score in both matches this tournament and has scored at least once in six of its last seven matches overall. So far in Russian Federation, the 65-year-old has been both encouraged and frustrated by a side showing marked improvements defensively but little progress in the creative play that leads to goals.

Sports Germany to coast past an underwhelming South Korea
Author: 0 Germany to coast past an underwhelming South Korea

The five-time champions head into their final group match against Serbia at Spartak Stadium in Moscow needing only a draw to advance. Two days of high-octane drama have seen Portugal go from winning the group to coming within inches of being knocked out, while Argentina needed a center-back to score four minutes from time to extend their stay in Russian Federation.

Sports Serena Williams seeded 25th for Wimbledon
Author: 0 Serena Williams seeded 25th for Wimbledon

At 38 years-old - as of ten days ago - she is the oldest woman to have reached the last 16 at Wimbledon , having impressively navigated her way back to form from a diagnosis of Sjögren's syndrome - an autoimmune condition affecting the muscles and joints.

Sports Talking Points As Nigeria Soar Past Iceland
Author: 0 Talking Points As Nigeria Soar Past Iceland

Musa's opening goal came in the 49th minute when he connecting a handsome pass from Victor Moses and beat the Iceland goalkeeper with a powerful shot. Nigeria are now on a World Cup losing streak of three games, their worst run since losing four matches between 1998 and 2002. He's also the only Nigerian player to score in two World Cups .

Sports Fans disappointed and frustrated as Socceroos World Cup dream ends
Author: 0 Fans disappointed and frustrated as Socceroos World Cup dream ends

The players were distraught having been eliminated from the 2018 World Cup in Russian Federation and much of their disappointment has to do with their newfound knowledge that they were indeed good enough. 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 .

Sports LA Clippers send Austin Rivers to Washington Wizards for center Marcin Gortat
Author: 0 LA Clippers send Austin Rivers to Washington Wizards for center Marcin Gortat

Rivers, the son of Clippers coach Doc Rivers , is coming off a career year after taking over as the team's primary point guard following the trade of Chris Paul to the Houston Rockets. Rivers, 25, averaged 15 points and 4 assists per game this past season. Austin Rivers will make $12.65 million next season if he exercises his player option as expected.

Sports Hamilton on pole in France with Vettel third
Author: 0 Hamilton on pole in France with Vettel third

He finished the race in Canada fifth, and saw Vettel turn a 14-point deficit into a one-point lead with a victory. The latter time was a considerable 0.704 faster than Red Bull's Australian Daniel Ricciardo , the best of the rest. and Sauber rookie Charles Leclerc, who impressed with his first top-10 time. The session, run in hot conditions, with track temperatures hitting 48 degrees Celsius, and a gusty wind, was interrupted when Sergio Perez s Force India auto lost a wheel at speed ...

Sports Hamilton secures record-extending 75th pole at French GP
Author: 0 Hamilton secures record-extending 75th pole at French GP

Like Bottas, Vettel was forced to pit his damaged auto at the end of the first lap, but was also handed a five-second penalty to serve at his second stop of the race. Sainz's Renault team-mate Nico Hulkenberg finished just behind him in ninth place. Lance Stroll triggered a virtual safety auto in the closing laps of the race after his front-left tyre gave up at the high-speed Signes right-hander.

Sports Assault charges bring 75 game suspension for Roberto Osuna
Author: 0 Assault charges bring 75 game suspension for Roberto Osuna

Osuna has agreed to not appeal the decision, and the decision will be retroactive back to May 8, shortly after Osuna's last game played with the Blue Jays . Actually, it took a while. "Having reviewed all of the available evidence, I have concluded that Mr. Osuna violated the Policy and should be subject to discipline in the form of an unpaid suspension that will expire on August 4th".

Sports South Korea vs Germany: 5 things to look forward to
Author: 0 South Korea vs Germany: 5 things to look forward to

As South Korea's sole threat, it was fitting that Tottenham striker Son gave his side fleeting hope in added time with a sublime, curling strike from 25 yards. The last match between these clubs was a friendly back in 2009, which was a 1-0 victory for Sweden. Shin Tae-yong's side, meanwhile, have yet to claim a point from two World Cup outings and need a win to extend their stay in Russian Federation, although a first-round exit looks to be their most likely fate.

Sports Germany on the ropes as it faces Sweden in World Cup
Author: 0 Germany on the ropes as it faces Sweden in World Cup

Joachim Low has promise a reaction from the world champions and they are bent on giving their fans back home something to cheer about. "Our players played a game they will not regret, they played as one and did their utmost", said South Korea coach Shin Tae Yong.

Sports VAR controversy looms over stormy Portugal draw
Author: 0 VAR controversy looms over stormy Portugal draw

What's your opinion on VAR? Ronaldo had the chance to double the lead five minutes into the second half after he was upended by Ezatolahi, with a spot-kick awarded following consultation with the video assistant referee (VAR). The South American side has played some good football, but lacked the finishing in the first two games to get anything. The Saudis ended a dispiriting run of 12 World Cup matches without a win, recording their first victory at a finals since 1994 with a last-gasp ...

Sports Didier Drogba sends message to Man United star Romelu Lukaku
Author: 0 Didier Drogba sends message to Man United star Romelu Lukaku

Replaced on the hour after nursing a bang to his heel, Lukaku said the injury did not seem too serious: "I could have gone off right away but I wanted to push it". "Up front, we're strong, so we should show that to create a little more doubt in our rivals". "It's important we finish top", he said . "If I was going to speak about every player, I think every one of them deserves to play in the World Cup ".

Sports Croatia 2-1 Iceland
Author: 0 Croatia 2-1 Iceland

Bjarnason went closer when Lovre Kalinic flapped at a corner but somehow recovered to block his shot as the pressure mounted but Croatia held out. Iceland have now lost five of their seven matches against Croatia (W1 D1). Buoyed by the cacophonic "Viking Thunder Clap" from the crowd, Iceland poured forward in search of the goal which would see them through into the knockout stages but it was Croatia who would laugh last, as Ivan Perisic stole in to break Icelandic hearts as the ...

Sports Odds and Updated Predictions for Tuesday's Group Matches
Author: 0 Odds and Updated Predictions for Tuesday's Group Matches

The Australians ended up with one point after losing 2-1 to France and drawing 1-1 with Denmark . Ryan revealed he was covering the travel expenses for a group that included a three-year old cousin at one extreme and a grandfather in his 70S at the other.