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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
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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
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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
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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'
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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
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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
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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.

Sports Wiimbledon 2019: Roberto Bautista Agut shares how he can beat Novak Djokovic
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It means a lot for me and probably for him, too. Nadal has never had a better grasscourt game than this year's strategy. "He's been definitely playing some very, very high-quality tennis in this tournament". Agut has had a good Wimbledon looking in prime form and defeated "Next Gen" star Karen Khachanov in straight sets in the third round. Only five of their last 22 clashes has gone to a final set and very often the victor of these encounters has won it with a bit to spare, so if I ...

Sports UCL hero Origi signs new Liverpool contract
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Last season Origi earned himself cult-hero status with a stoppage-time derby victor against Everton before scoring twice in the 4-0 Champions League semi-final second leg success over Barcelona and then again in the final victory over Tottenham in Madrid.

Sports Darren Maule shares tribute to fallen James Small
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Small made his debut for the Springboks against New Zealand in Johannesburg in 1992 and played in 47 Tests until 1997. The African National Congress also shared a tribute to Small. "You know you can't play it". 'Our honest condolences are extended to his children and the entire Small family on their sad loss'. Small is the third member of South Africa's 1995 World Cup winners to have died, after Ruben Kruger in 2010 and Joost Van Der Westhuizen in 2017.

Sports Thomas gains time on rivals in brutal Tour stage finish
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The 175.5km stage from Saint-Die-des-Vosges came down to a sprint finish as the quickmen kept pace with the peloton over the late climb of Cinq Chateaux. "An initial observation following the stage indicated he had some rib pain and other contusions, but he would be able to line up on stage five", said CCC Team Chief Medical Officer Dr Max Testa.

Sports Barcelona confirm $135 mln signing of World Cup-winner Antoine Griezmann
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Atletico released a statement last week , criticizing the player for negotiating a deal with Barcelona in March and failing to show up to training while still under contract, awaiting the move. It brings to an end a deal which has been in the making for several months. The club went on to say that with the move, Griezmann "takes another step forward in his career with the goal of consolidating his place as one of the best players in the world".

Sports Shocked Arsenal chiefs launch disciplinary action against Koscielny after tour refusal
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Last summer, he was part of the World Cup-winning France team in Russian Federation and is said to be a target for a number of Ligue 1 clubs, including Rennes 10/11, Bordeaux 6/5 and Lyon 13/2 . "We hope to resolve this matter and will not be providing any future comment at his time". It is on the Arsenal side that things are blocked.' L'Équipe also report that Bordeaux have been trying to sign the defender since April.

Sports Net Flicks: Snooker champion sends 'good luck' message to Simona Halep
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But Strycova, who says her granddad took her to see the Wimbledon trophies in the museum as a two-year-old, is not dwelling on that record or Williams' success here. Halep got 70 percent of her first serves in play, saved four of her five break points and hit 26 winners to 16 unforced errors. On Saturday, Williams will take on No.

Sports Bookmakers favouring England over Black Caps in World Cup final
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With Dhoni providing the anchor at one end Jadeja was free to play his shots, bringing the crowd to life and piling the pressure on New Zealand. After the restart, the Kiwis added 28 runs to give India a challenging total of 240 on a wicket that was two-paced in nature.

Sports Kohli and Tendulkar speak up on Dhoni's retirement
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The news channel was promptly trolled for putting the blame on just three players. "I wasn't surprised with how New Zealand played, to be honest". Kohli, however, wasn't ready for an immediate post-mortem. Rahul became the third Indian batsman to head back into the hut for just 5 runs on the board.

Sports Melvin Gordon tells Chargers: Pay me or trade me
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Gordon, the former 1,000-yard running back, apparently does not intend to play out the fifth and final year of his rookie contract. The Pro Bowler told the Chargers to either give him a new contract or find him a new home on Thursday, and the situation may spill over into training camp.

Sports Australia vs England - Highlights & Stats
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With another match unfolding itself to be critical to both the teams wanting to get hold of the Cup, Australia face England at Birmingham in the second semi-finals in the ICC World Cup. The loss of England's opener did little to stop their charge towards to the final, as Root (49no) and captain Morgan (45no) clinched victory with a mammoth 107 balls spare.

Sports Indian fans hurt by World Cup exit but proud of team
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It was a case of so close but yet so far. Kohli was one of the India stars to flop as he was dismissed for one alongside Rohit Sharma and KL Rahul, who also only managed a single each. Which means for the most part of it, we will now find cricket enthusiasts, as opposed to simply India fan (atic) s, take the seat to watch the final on Sunday.

Sports Soccer team honored with symbolic key to NYC
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The mayor, a Democratic presidential candidate, said he would insist that Congress pass an amendment to the Amateur Sports Act "requiring equal pay for men and women in all of our national sports teams". "Your hope is [that] back in the USA, more kids want to go out and play this great sport", she said. The same chant could be heard during the ticker-tape parade in New York City on Wednesday.

Sports Italian sprinter wins 1st career Tour stage | Professional
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The Italian crossed the finish line ahead of Alexander Kristoff and Caleb Ewan after Deceuninck-Quick-Step did a ideal work in the last kilometre. It was a big goal of the year. After several dozen fans greeted him at his team hotel in the morning, supporters lining streets across the small villages of eastern France wildly cheered him on, shouting "Loulou, Loulou!" - the Frenchman's nickname.

Sports Ezri Konsa: Aston Villa close to signing Brentford defender
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Konsa links up with Villa in time for their pre-season trip to the United States. The defender joined Brentford from Charlton Athletic in the summer of 2018, costing the Bees an estimated fee of £2.5m. Aston Villa have also penned forward Wesley from Club Brugge. "To be honest, I am speechless right now". As a kid I always used to dream about playing in the Premier League and for it to actually happen now is a dream come true for me and my family.

Sports Alex Carey bloodied as Australia makes horror start to semi-final
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We don't have any extra motivation because of redemption, we are representing our country each and every game and that's enough for us". Plunkett featured at the 2007 tournament, with the 12 years and 39 days wait for his next World Cup appearance bettered only by Shoaib Malik and Anderson Cummins.

Sports Lampard's Chelsea reign begins with draw
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Despite the result, Lampard - in his first game as head coach of Chelsea - was satisfied with his side. "We've only been back just a few days so there had been some pressure on the lads and we have been working them very hard". Given how much the average Chelsea supporter pays to go to the games or watch them on premium TV all year, the fact that what is effectively a preseason fitness session is being charged for is a bit of a farce.

Sports Virat Kohli reacts to criticism after Indias World Cup exit
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Virat Kohli said that he was heartbroken after New Zealand's 18-run victory over India in the first World Cup semi-final at Old Trafford. Dhoni tried a quick double in the 48th over but Martin Guptill threw a bullet throw that hit directly at the wickets and send him back to the pavilion.