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Sports Ash Barty delivers classy speech after shock Wimbledon loss
Author: 0 Ash Barty delivers classy speech after shock Wimbledon loss

Williams, who won her first match with Murray on Saturday, said she will not be taking Riske for granted. "I haven't been starting out fantastic in all my matches, but I knew I had the confidence that if I could manage my service games, I was going to get looks on her serve", said Riske, whose best previous showing in a major was reaching the third round at Wimbledon and the fourth round at the 2013 US Open.

Sports Serena battles through at Wimbledon, Halep storms back to reach semi-finals
Author: 0 Serena battles through at Wimbledon, Halep storms back to reach semi-finals

Riske has a history of doing well on grass, having won 11 of her 19 career Grand Slam matches at Wimbledon. Williams will next face either 19th-seeded Johanna Konta or Barbora Strycova on Thursday in the semifinals. "Towards the end I saw the box jumping, which is, looking back, really cool", she said. Andy Murray revealed he will nearly certainly not play singles at the US Open, as he warned his return to solo action could take another year or more.

Sports Winks and Davies renew Tottenham contracts
Author: 0 Winks and Davies renew Tottenham contracts

Davies had been fighting for the spot with his English counterpart throughout last season, making 40 appearances for Tottenham in all competitions. The Fulham player starred for the Cottagers last season in spite of their relegation from the Premier League.

Sports Pogba in spotlight as Manchester United arrives in Perth
Author: 0 Pogba in spotlight as Manchester United arrives in Perth

United's record signing has traveled with his teammates for their pre-season tour of Australia after Raiola announced last week that his client is seeking a transfer away from Old Trafford and that the club is aware of his intentions . "Dean made it clear to us that he has a very strong interest in coming back to Bramall Lane, and Manchester United are happy to go along with that".

Sports Avery Bradley To Sign With Lakers Once He Clears Waivers
Author: 0 Avery Bradley To Sign With Lakers Once He Clears Waivers

By being waived before that, Bradley was owed just $2 million of that. Bradley salvaged what would have been a disaster of a season with the L.A. Clippers, finding some playing time with a talent-devoid Grizzlies team and showing an extent of his capabilities as a two-way guard.

Sports Phillies' Arrieta has bone spur in throwing arm
Author: 0 Phillies' Arrieta has bone spur in throwing arm

Noah Syndergaard (6-4) allowed four runs and seven hits over five innings in his second start since coming off the injured list. There are two considerations when attempting to pitch through a condition such as this one: one, whether it's possible physically, and two, whether the pitcher can perform adequately.

Sports With options narrowing, where does Jose Mourinho go from here?
Author: 0 With options narrowing, where does Jose Mourinho go from here?

Mourinho has been out of work since he was sacked by Manchester United last December. It's suggested he decided against taking the reigns at the club for family reasons. "But those meetings were personal and there was nothing about the coaching job at the Guangzhou Evergrande club". Though the two have never been on the best terms, Jose Mourinho could have done worse than to consult with Rafa Benitez when an offer from China was put on his table this week.

Sports Daniel Sturridge offers £30000 reward for his kidnapped dog worth £4000
Author: 0 Daniel Sturridge offers £30000 reward for his kidnapped dog worth £4000

I'm dead serious. I want to know who took my s***. I want to know what's went on. I want to know why they took bags from upstairs. I want to know what the f*** is going on, I'm dead serious. In the videos, Sturridge has revealed his address in LA in an effort to help reunite with his dog. Sturridge is now a free agent after his contract with Liverpool expired at the end of June.

Sports John Daly withdraws from British Open after being denied golf cart
Author: 0 John Daly withdraws from British Open after being denied golf cart

The PGA of America allowed him to have a cart, which is normally against the rules at pro events, to compete at the PGA Championship earlier this year. "Craziest event! Was in England last wk (sic) and incurred a spider bite, not really knowing it", Daly posted on social media. "As a proud Open Champion I know what the Open Championship represents and what a special tournament it is", Daly wrote on Twitter .

Sports Rock misses out on European Tour's 2nd 59, leads Irish Open
Author: 0 Rock misses out on European Tour's 2nd 59, leads Irish Open

Rock, who took home the first prize of 500,000 euros after losing a play-off to Shane Lowry at Baltray in 2009 because Lowry was still an amateur, said: "It was a fun day". "I played nicely and putting amazingly on the back nine". The European Tour continues with the Aberdeen Standard Investments Scottish Open at the Renaissance Club in North Berwick, Scotland.

Sports Wimbledon 2019: Simona Halep beats Zhang Shuai to reach last four
Author: 0 Wimbledon 2019: Simona Halep beats Zhang Shuai to reach last four

Williams broke for a 5-3 lead in the third set when Riske double-faulted on the fourth break point of the game, and then served out the win with an ace. The receiving was especially impressive since Svitolina won 50% of her return points. However, Gauff, who was playing her seventh match in a fortnight having come through qualifying, takes her leave having also improved her ranking markedly from 313 and announced herself as a future Grand Slam contender.

Sports Record-breaking Sharma keeps focus on World Cup glory
Author: 0 Record-breaking Sharma keeps focus on World Cup glory

As a batting unit and a top-order batsman, I would not say it was my job, it was just that I wanted to carry on the form which I had it in the past and then come into a tournament like World Cup and try and see what we can do. A hint of player rotation without upsetting anyone's groove, the largest opening partnership of the tournament and the type of morale-boosting win that will spread a feeling of invincibility ahead of the semi-finals.

Sports Wimbledon 2019: Serena Williams slapped with fine for damaging practice court
Author: 0 Wimbledon 2019: Serena Williams slapped with fine for damaging practice court

Williams, who was also fined $17,00 for her remarks towards the umpire in last September's US Open final, has dropped just one set in her opening four matches. Williams was largely lambasted over the incident and it overshadowed 20-year-old Naomi Osaka's first Grand Slam victory. "She was really so close to taking the win today".

Sports LA coffee shop bans Kawhi Leonard for choosing Clippers over Lakers
Author: 0 LA coffee shop bans Kawhi Leonard for choosing Clippers over Lakers

While the Clippers didn't make their splash until free agency was almost a week old, the Nets wasted no time, agreeing to sign Kevin Durant and Kyrie Irving on June 30. The Lakers also got considerably older, targeting veterans that can help the team win now. But with that, he's surely fine. The Clippers easily had the best summer of anyone, going from the No.8 seed in the West to National Basketball Association title favorites.

Sports Marquinhos Says Messi Never Complains When Things Happen In Favour Of
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After winning in the final, PSG defender Marquinhos spoke to TMW , and hit back at Messi: "When you lose you need to keep your head high and accept the defeat". "We have to be careful, it's hard to arbitrate", he told ESPN . "We were fully focused from the start". Brazil's match and today's match were our two best performances, but then when you are honest, you say things and these things happen.

Sports National Hockey League players Greer, Milano arrested on assault charges
Author: 0 National Hockey League players Greer, Milano arrested on assault charges

Milano and Greer were reportedly inside a Manhattan apartment at roughly 6:30 a.m. when they got into a fight with a 28-year-old man. They were arrested and are being charged with assault, says the Post. The Avalanche and Blue Jackets said in separate statements that they were aware of the allegations but would withhold further comment pending an investigation.

Sports Frustrated Fognini explodes in Wimbledon bomb rant
Author: 0 Frustrated Fognini explodes in Wimbledon bomb rant

In frustration, he then went on to say that a bomb should explode at the All England Club. When asked about his remarks in his post-match press conference, Fognini threw his head back and smiled. But then, this is the same man who was fined and suspended in 2017 for calling a female umpire a " whore " and a "c***sucker". Fognini was in no mood to talk about what his latest outburst could mean for his already poor disciplinary record.

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Author: 0 "Bring The Cup": Minister Kiren Rijiju's Letter To Team India Before Semis

New Zealand: Martin Guptill , Colin Munro , Kane Williamson (capt.), Ross Taylor , Tom Latham (wk), James Neesham , Colin de Grandhomme , Mitchell Santner , Matt Henry , Lockie Ferguson , Trent Boult . India will be meeting New Zealand in what is anticipated to be a high-powered contest with Virat Kohli's team seeking to become the fourth Indian team to enter the final of this premier cricket tournament and lift the coveted trophy for the third time.

Sports Mexico vs. United States - Football Match Report
Author: 0 Mexico vs. United States - Football Match Report

McKennie, coming off an excellent season with Schalke in the Bundesliga, was given the captain's arm band for the first time but was largely ineffective. Jimenez blindly heeled a short pass to dos Santos , who ripped a left-footed shot off the crossbar. "He's a player you have to pay special attention to precisely because he can single-handedly win a game", Martino said.

Sports Klopp agent gives concerning update on links to Germany job
Author: 0 Klopp agent gives concerning update on links to Germany job

Origi sealed Liverpool's 2-0 final victory over Tottenham last month as the Reds claimed their first trophy under Jurgen Klopp . "I am excited - I am always excited at the beginning of a new season". We came (back) with a lot of energy. "That's something you can get addicted to, you want to have that much more often". In addition, Kosicke pointed out that Germany coach Joachim Low is also on a contract that runs out in 2022 and indicated that taking charge of Die Mannschaft is not out ...

Sports Mets' Alonso outlasts fellow rookie Vlad Jr to win Home Run Derby
Author: 0 Mets' Alonso outlasts fellow rookie Vlad Jr to win Home Run Derby

And he put on a show. They were tied 29-all after their four-minute round and then again following a 60-second session. Over those four years a lot has happened to Pederson's perception and performance, so to honor our beloved Pederson's return to the Derby, I chose to dive into his career's ups and downs to demonstrate just how much the baby-faced slugger has overcome.

Sports England won't be scared by World Cup run chase, says Bayliss
Author: 0 England won't be scared by World Cup run chase, says Bayliss

Australia have made a point of tapering their on-field aggression in the wake of the ball-tampering scandal, with no incidents of note in this World Cup. England have a formidable record at Edgbaston, where Australia have a awful history. England will qualify for their first World Cup final since 1992 if they can overcome the defending champions at Edgbaston on Thursday, live on Sky Sports Cricket .

Sports Serena Williams fined €8900 for damaging Wimbledon court
Author: 0 Serena Williams fined €8900 for damaging Wimbledon court

Shock Wimbledon quarter-finalist Alison Riske said she wished she could get married more often after crediting her forthcoming wedding with inspiring her fourth round victory over world number one Ashleigh Barty on Monday. She will next face either Serena Williams or Carla Suarez Navarro. At his news conference Saturday, Fognini said his comments came in the heat of the moment.

Sports 'Done Australia proud': Ash Barty out of Wimbledon in huge upset
Author: 0 'Done Australia proud': Ash Barty out of Wimbledon in huge upset

Riske, unseeded and ranked 55th in the world, is a surprise victor but she has showed her form here already, coming from a set down to overcome the 13th seed Belinda Bencic in the previous round. Give me an hour or so, we'll be all good. It's a game. I love playing the game. I couldn't say what this means to me. The eight-time Wimbledon champion lost only one point on his serve in the first set and didn't face a break point until he was up 3-0 in the third.

Sports Wimbledon: Johanna Konta rallies to down Petra Kvitova
Author: 0 Wimbledon: Johanna Konta rallies to down Petra Kvitova

Roger Federer was trying to reach a record-extending 17th later. Johanna Konta will face Barbora Strycova in the quarterfinals of the Wimbledon Championships 2019 . Fifteen-year-old Cori Gauff's fairytale Wimbledon continues on Manic Monday when she faces former world number one Simona Halep. Djokovic , a four-time Wimbledon victor and once again top seed in 2019, set an early, unrelenting pace which Humbert couldn't match, despite pre-match worries as to the 21-year-old ...

Sports Coco Gauff ends run at Wimbledon after loss in 4th round
Author: 0 Coco Gauff ends run at Wimbledon after loss in 4th round

Gauff traded early breaks with former world number one Halep, but the Romanian turned the screw as the first set progressed, breaking twice to take command of the match. I didn't win a tennis match; it's not the end of the world, " she said. "It's disappointing right now". Give me an hour or so, we'll be all good. "The sun's still going to come up tomorrow".