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Tweets from when Germany went down 1-0 to Sweden

Tweets from when Germany went down 1-0 to Sweden

Bedlam ensued in the final 15 minutes, as Boateng was sent off for a second yellow card and Neuer lost his footing while scrambling across the face of goal to make a save, only narrowly preserving the...

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Alonso Rates Le Mans Win ‘On A Higher Level’ Than Any Other

Alonso Rates Le Mans Win ‘On A Higher Level’ Than Any Other

Despite the lack of competition in the LMP1 class, following the departure of Audi and Porsche in recent years, Alonso believes his win is on a higher level than any victory in Le Mans history tha...

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Chelsea Star Cesc Fabregas Questions Cristiano Ronaldo’s World Cup Performance

Chelsea Star Cesc Fabregas Questions Cristiano Ronaldo’s World Cup Performance

Portugal captain Cristiano Ronaldo has been the stand out player so far at the this summers World Cup in Russian Federation. I've been saying it since before the World Cup, there was no chance the...

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Sri Lanka recall Vandersay from West Indies tour

The third and final started on Saturday in Barbados."Vandersay, who toured West Indies with the national team is sent back to Sri Lanka owing to his conduct, which amounts to breach of contractual...

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Garbine Muguruza falls short in Birmingham, Petra Kvitova into quarters

Garbine Muguruza falls short in Birmingham, Petra Kvitova into quarters

She generated more drive and momentum in the second set, during which she led 4-2, only to lose the advantage again when she chose to be bold and was unable to make her net attacks count. Gavrilova ra...

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Germany set to be without Hummels against Sweden

Germany set to be without Hummels against Sweden

Tunisia is in the World Cup for the first time since 2006 and had an admirable showing in its opener against England. "I told them to keep their calm in the next 45 minutes and to not start panick...

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Pakistan Announces Squad for T20I and ODI Series in Zimbabwe

Pakistan Announces Squad for T20I and ODI Series in Zimbabwe

However, he has been included in the ODI squad , but his participation in the five-match series, which begins on July 13, will be assessed later. M Hafeez, who last played a T20I in October 2017, get...

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Virat Kohli, Anushka Sharma served legal notice

Virat Kohli, Anushka Sharma served legal notice

In the original video , uploaded by Virat on both Instagram and Twitter and viewed close to 9 million times, Anushka can be seen confronting Arhhan and saying, "Why are you throwing garbage on the r...

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Kroos keeps German hopes alive with 2-1 win over Sweden

All-time top scorer Javier Hernandez sealed victory in the second half at the World Cup match against South Korea. Kroos' mistimed pass led to Ola Toivonen's first-half goal for Sweden before Ge...

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Brazil Manager Falls Over In Hilarious Last Minute Goal Celebrations

Brazil Manager Falls Over In Hilarious Last Minute Goal Celebrations

The competition's most decorated nation were in danger of failing to win either of their first two games in Russian Federation before Coutinho prodded in a stoppage-time opener and Neymar added a se...

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Romelu Lukaku, Eden Hazard give BEL big win

Romelu Lukaku, Eden Hazard give BEL big win

We will assess them. There will be major changes against England . Lukaku was forced off in the 59th minute due to an ankle ligament injury but Hazard praised the improvement shown by his teammat...

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Switzerland's Granit Xhaka and Xherdan Shaqiri subject to Federation Internationale de Football Association disciplinary proceedings

Switzerland's Granit Xhaka and Xherdan Shaqiri subject to Federation Internationale de Football Association disciplinary proceedings

Arsenal's Xhaka and Shaqiri of Stoke - who are of Albanian-Kosovan heritage - celebrated their goals in the World Cup Group E win by putting their hands together to form a double-headed eagle, represe...

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Chechen leader makes Mohamed Salah honorary citizen

Chechen leader makes Mohamed Salah honorary citizen

Chechnya has been hosting the Egyptian team's World Cup training camp and Kremlin-backed Kadyrov has seized on opportunities to appear alongside Salah, whose goal-scoring exploits for Liverpool and ...

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Nature Valley Classic: Petra Kvitova beats Julia Goerges to reach semi-finals

The Czech, a two-time Wimbledon champion, showed her strength on grass with a 6-3 6-2 win over the Romanian. The fourth-seeded Kvitova used strident groundstrokes and uninhibited net attacks to earn...

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Ireland team to play Australia in third test

Ireland team to play Australia in third test

Replacements: 16-Tolu Latu, 17-Tom Robertson, 18-Taniela Tupou, 19-Rob Simmons, 20-Ned Hanigan, 21-Pete Samu, 22-Joe Powell, 23-Reece Hodge. While the Six Nations champions suffered an 18-9 loss in...

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Xherdan Shaqiri strikes late as Switzerland beat Serbia

From a player's perspective, Fifa's explicit rules on political statements in those matches and competitions falling under FIFA's direct and indirect jurisdiction focus in particular on the display ...

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Max Verstappen looking forward to using Honda power

Max Verstappen looking forward to using Honda power

As a result, it only made sense for the Toro Rosso parent organization, Red Bull Racing, to switch from Renault engines to Honda engines as well even if it did take an extra year to do so, especia...

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Royal Ascot: Order can be restored in Gold Cup, says O’Brien

Royal Ascot: Order can be restored in Gold Cup, says O’Brien

O'Brien has followed a tried-and-tested route with his charge this spring, saddling him to win both the Vintage Crop Stakes at Navan and the Saval Beg at Leopardstown - the same two races he contest...

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Quick Recap: Hogs advance to championship series

Quick Recap: Hogs advance to championship series

Fortunately for the Gators, they built enough cushion to survive Texas Tech's six-run outburst over the seventh and eighth innings and eliminate the Red Raiders from the College World Series with ...

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NBA Draft Trades Roundup: Here's Every Deal That Went Down

NBA Draft Trades Roundup: Here's Every Deal That Went Down

But the Hawks never made the trade, because as Schlenk explained Friday on 95.7 The Game in San Francisco, there were media members projecting picks on Twitter and it became clear Atlanta could draft ...

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Mexico hold off South Korea to pile pressure on Germany

Mexico went ahead thanks to a Carlos Vela penalty and after their win against Germany , Hernandez and co. will be looking to progress in the World Cup. "We have been able to build a team that is to...

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Dele Alli has 'slim chance' of playing against Panama, confirms Southgate

Dele Alli has 'slim chance' of playing against Panama, confirms Southgate

Kane's clinical finishes was also a reminder of the odd tactic adopted by then England manager Roy Hodgson at Euro 2016 where he persisted in the Tottenham Hotspur player taking the corners rather...

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Chris Paul, Rockets Have ‘Tension’ Over Contract Situation

Chris Paul, Rockets Have ‘Tension’ Over Contract Situation

According to USA Today's Sam Amick , while the Rockets don't believe LeBron James will sign with them, there is "a strong sense" Paul will re-sign with Houston. The nine-time All-Star limped out ...

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'He literally lights up a room': Lakers thrilled to draft Michigan's Wagner

'He literally lights up a room': Lakers thrilled to draft Michigan's Wagner

The pick has so far been met with mixed reaction from Lakers fans on Twitter (see below). He returned to North Carolina for his senior season and averaged 17.1 points, 3.5 rebounds and 3.2 assists, ...

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Nabil Fekir move is dead, confirms Lyon president

Nabil Fekir move is dead, confirms Lyon president

Aulas, though, says he merely got exhausted of waiting for the transfer to be completed, and has now suggested that Real could swoop for Fekir. "At (one) stage it was foreseen he would go to Liverp...

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Olivier Giroud warns Unai Emery over Jack Wilshere decision

Olivier Giroud warns Unai Emery over Jack Wilshere decision

But it hasn't stopped him already looking to the future. A bonus for United would be that the Englishman is a free agent, following two seasons of the club spending big money on signings such as Pau...

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Kovacic confirms that he wants to leave Real Madrid this summer

Kovacic confirms that he wants to leave Real Madrid this summer

Kovacic has become frustrated by a lack of game time in Madrid - struggling to compete with Luka Modric and Toni Kross for a first-team place - making only 55 starts since joining from Inter Milan in ...

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Roger Federer edges Paire to advance in Halle

Roger Federer edges Paire to advance in Halle

Federer , who won the opening set with back-to-back aces, fell 4-0 down in the second set as Paire rallied. The victory in just under two hours left Federer with a ideal 6-0 record over Paire, who...

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Murray to wait for Wimbledon decision

Murray to wait for Wimbledon decision

Murray would not say how he will prepare, or whether he would even take part. Going straight into best-of-five set tennis with such little playing time would be hard and Murray hinted he play at nex...

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Mexico close in on last 16 with South Korea win

Mexico's breakthrough came when captain Andres Guardado's cross was blocked by a stray arm from Korean defender Jang Hyun-soo, and Vela kept his nerve from the spot, sending goalkeeper Cho Hyeon-woo ...

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Gisele was pretty pumped for Brazil’s dramatic World Cup win

Gisele was pretty pumped for Brazil’s dramatic World Cup win

Brazil coach Tite has insisted that he is not ready to risk Neymar's fitness as the team has been forced to accelerate Neymar's rehabilitation from his broken foot . Asked whether he thought the chang...

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Sami Khedira handed fake boarding pass for Germany squad

A lesser man would have snapped in response to the cheeky question posed by one brazen reporter in the run-up to this weekend's clash between Germany and Sweden . Mexico went ahead thanks to a Car...

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World Cup Group F listen live

World Cup Group F listen live

Sweden's preparations may have been hit by illness and injury but team captain Andreas Granqvist still believes that his side can score a first competitive win over Germany since 1958 to send the ...

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Halle Open: Roger Federer reaches final with win over Denis Kudla

Halle Open: Roger Federer reaches final with win over Denis Kudla

Playing his eighth match in less than two weeks, the 36-year-old Federer seemed clearly worn out but showed great mental strength to save five break points in the second set. It will be his second fin...

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Romelu Lukaku a Doubt vs. England; Ankle Injury Diagnosed as Ligament Damage

Romelu Lukaku a Doubt vs. England; Ankle Injury Diagnosed as Ligament Damage

And while they posses prodigious talent in their ranks, Martinez's men struggled to break down a resilient Panama for 50 minutes in their opening group match, as it required a Dries Mertens' masterc...

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Jon Flanagan joins Rangers from Liverpool

Jon Flanagan joins Rangers from Liverpool

It was unacceptable and a really poor decision that he made in that episode. He's got his work cut out for him for some to take him to their hearts but there's only one way of doing that in football...

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Liverpool 'interested in Sporting Lisbon star Gelson Martins'

Liverpool 'interested in Sporting Lisbon star Gelson Martins'

And it seems there is more interest in Martins as according to Italian daily Corriere dello Sport , Lazio are keen to make their way into the transfer melee for the Portugal worldwide. However, Mar...

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Mexico striker Javier Hernandez pleads for fans to stop using homophobic chant

Mexico striker Javier Hernandez pleads for fans to stop using homophobic chant

It chose to hit the Mexicans with a $10,000 fine for what it called " discriminatory and insulting chants". He said: "To all Mexican fans in the stadiums, don't shout 'pu-". "Moreover, the Discipl...

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NBA Draft Grades for Atlanta Hawks

NBA Draft Grades for Atlanta Hawks

It's a business and you've got a lot of talent going down there", Bridges said. Suns general manager Ryan McDonough said jokingly as the clock started. 16 pick Zhaire Smith of Texas Tech and a 2012 ...

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Luka Doncic's mom gets Twitter shoutout from Warriors player

Luka Doncic's mom gets Twitter shoutout from Warriors player

With all of that uncertainty comes a lot of trade rumors, because when a team isn't in love with a prospect at their position, they will usually at the very least entertain phone calls from other team...

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