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by | July 07, 2018 | 22:58

Karius was diagnosed as suffering from concussion by two American doctors days after the final as a result of an elbow from Real's Sergio Ramos. Liverpool's medical team were initially unaware of the problem, but former Bayern Munich defender Beckenbauer called his friend Klopp to inform him that there might be an issue after talking to a leading doctor in Germany .

by | July 07, 2018 | 22:10

No officers were injured and it's unknown if the suspect was struck. Per the report from ABC 7, police received a call around 5 p.m. PT on Friday from Honeycutt's mother saying Honeycutt was "acting erratically". He was a second-round pick by the Kings in the 2011 National Basketball Association draft and played in 24 games over two seasons before continuing his professional career overseas.

by | July 07, 2018 | 21:42

Far more fancied England sides had failed to reach the last four in the past but Gareth Southgate's young squad powered on as they continued to make a mockery of dampened pre-tournament expectations with another impressive display in Russian Federation.

by | July 07, 2018 | 21:11

The current team has been tagged the "golden generation" in recent years, but had lost their last two major quarter-finals against Argentina four years ago and Wales at Euro 2016. Honestly, everyday non-World Cup players can play Neymar better than Neymar can play himself. "There's a real desire to be on the football pitch, we can't wait to be there so I feel we are as ready as we'll ever be".

by | July 07, 2018 | 20:35

The team (12 players between 11 and 16 years old, and their 25-year-old coach ) has been trapped inside the cave for 13 days. In this Tuesday, July 3 , 2018, file photo, water is pumped from the flooded cave where 12 boys and their soccer coach were found alive in Mae Sai , Chiang Rai province, northern Thailand .

by | July 07, 2018 | 20:16

Mina has made a real name for himself during the World Cup , scoring three important goals in Colombia's campaign before they crashed out on penalties against Gareth Southgate's England side. Although the centre-back played well in Russia, Barcelona are still planning to let the player go and to replace him with Clement Lenglet. To earn a move to the Camp Nou, you have to have something special and that is certainly the case for Mina, a 23-year-old who already has 15 caps for ...

by | July 07, 2018 | 19:01

Milos Raonic won 11 games in a row on his way to beating Britain's Liam Broady and ninth seed John Isner beat Germany's Yannick Maden , also in straight sets. Having backed up her 2017 U.S. Open triumph by reaching the French Open final last month, Stephens was considered a contender for the title at the All England Club.

by | July 07, 2018 | 18:33

Kvitova , who was the bookmakers' favourite to lift the Venus Rosewater Dish at the All England Club after an impressive return to form this year, admitted her desire for a third Wimbledon title had made her a bag of nerves. I kept the attention on my side and tried to keep the intention of play I wanted. Yeah, it would have been great to play an event, but I had to make a decision for my body and for my longevity rather than to go and play a few matches.

by | July 07, 2018 | 14:01

James Yenbamroong, founder and chief executive of Thai satellite communications business Mu Space Corp, said that SpaceX , Mr Musk's aerospace and transportation business, had "reached out to us today to help connect to Thai govt". So far, explorers have not been successful with this option. When asked if a rescue attempt would be made overnight if it started to rain, he said: "No, the boys can't dive at this time".

by | July 07, 2018 | 05:43

There is a mutual understanding between the Oklahoma City Thunder and Carmelo Anthony that they will part ways this summer despite him opting into his contract, according to ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski and Royce Young . A person with knowledge of the negotiations said Friday that Anthony and the Thunder have mutually decided that he will not be on the team next season, though it remains unclear how that departure will actually happen.

by | July 07, 2018 | 05:39

Unless Parker returns in the future, he would fall just two seasons short of Tim Duncan's Spurs record of 19 seasons with the team. Tony Parker doesn't have an issue with Kawhi Leonard . Parker told ESPN following the departure he never felt any tension with his former teammate. We are grateful to Tony for 17 years of truly wonderful memories.

by | July 07, 2018 | 04:03

Check out my picks and strategies for FanDuel World Cup action for the France v Uruguay and Brazil v Belgium quarter-final matchups! However, the 31-year-old limped off the field with an apparent calf injury eight minutes after scoring the goal that would stand up as the victor and hasn't returned to training with the team since, casting doubt on his availability for the quarters.

by | July 07, 2018 | 03:02

The American has improved immensely at Grand Slam level, not only did he make the Wimbledon semi-finals but he also got to the quarter-finals at the US Open and that has largely been down to the improvements he has made to his big weaknesses.

by | July 06, 2018 | 23:13

Brazil and Belgium set up a blockbuster World Cup quarter-final meeting on Monday, but in very different styles as the Europeans narrowly avoided a huge shock at the hands of Japan. If Sweden get a penalty, bank on veteran defender Andreas Granqvist , who has slotted home two at the tournament so far. Again upsetting the odds, Sweden edged out Italy 1-0 over the two-legged play-off to secure their place in Russian Federation.

by | July 06, 2018 | 21:29

Of the players seeded in the top 10 ahead of the tournament, only world number one Simona Halep, seventh seed Karolina Pliskova and five-time Wimbledon champion Venus Williams , seeded ninth, are left in the draw after just five days. "I'm happy to be through. You have to win the last point, and I didn't succeed in that today". "I knew it was going to be a tough match, so I went onto the court with the determination and intensity, thinking I can't make any mistakes".

by | July 06, 2018 | 13:54

While it was a painful experience, it actually brought us closer . I think it made us stronger. Mercedes' chief strategist James Vowles came on the team radio to take responsibility for the mistake in a very honest, yet surprising decision in the middle of a race.

by | July 06, 2018 | 08:14

He also predicted correctly that Japan would lose to Poland in their final match, but they qualified anyway thanks to Colombia's victory over Senegal. The English-born mollusc called the right outcome of eight matches during the competition from his tank at the Oberhausen Sea Life Aquarium in Germany .

by | July 06, 2018 | 05:16

On Monday (July 2), she proved that she was not back to simply make up the numbers in the women's field. But Serena has a problem, a unusual distaste for an unglamorous part of her job: drug-testing. Sunday brought the withdrawal of two-time Wimbledon titlist Andy Murray, who had hip surgery in January. Another tennis titan, Roger Federer , chimed in as well Sunday, expressing concern about "the inconsistency of the places where they test", including his residences in Switzerland and Dubai.

by | July 06, 2018 | 02:45

England won their first World Cup penalty shoot-out in Moscow on Wednesday (AEST), Eric Dier slotting home after Jordan Pickford had made an exceptional save to deny Carlos Bacca. "I am really proud of the way my team played", Southgate said. "We then had to keep our discipline several times, which was outstanding". Southgate also said he was not surprised by the physical approach from the South Americans.

by | July 06, 2018 | 02:11

If Lukaku still believes there are Belgian fans who "want me to fail", as he claimed weeks ago, there were likely to be far fewer after his superb dummy flummoxed Japan's defence and allowed Chadli a simple but invaluable tap-in. "Whether it's going to be realistic, I don't know". Earlier the squad had been greeted by hundreds of supporters when they touched down in Kazan as Neymar took photos of the welcome and declared: "This is Brazil".

by | July 05, 2018 | 21:56

Rescuers braced for a hard evacuation for 13 members of a Thai youth football team found alive in a cave nine days after they went missing, as a phone cable was hurriedly fed into the underground chambers in the hope of allowing them to speak to their families for the first time since their ordeal began.

by | July 05, 2018 | 20:47

After failing to sign Atletico Madrid's Antoine Griezmann this summer the La Liga champions Barcelona have turned their attention to Chelsea winger Willian and are eager to bring him to the Camp Nou in exchange for one of three Blaugrana players.

by | July 05, 2018 | 19:57

All that has overshadowed his two goals and his playmaking skills for Brazil which has led his team to the quarter-final of the tournament. Heavyweights Argentina, Portugal and Spain have been left behind. Brazil v Belgium - Saturday July 7, 3am. Eden Hazard, Romelu Lukaku, Dries Mertens and Kevin De Bruyne are likely to give Brazil's defence the biggest test of their campaign so far, although the South Americans have only conceded once in four matches.

by | July 05, 2018 | 17:25

It's obviously paid off, as England scored 4 out of 5 of their kicks, and Jordan Pickford pulled off a sublime stop to keep out one of their opponent's kicks. "The composure they showed in their play for the first 85 to 88 minutes in a big match, under pressure, I thought was really impressive". "It was a good game - sad that we couldn't get through, but I'm proud of the team's effort", said 47-year-old shoe shiner Mauricio Sanchez, who spent much of the game standing atop his box of ...

by | July 05, 2018 | 13:14

United boss Jose Mourinho wants to let Portugal Under-21 worldwide Joel Pereira go out on loan for the season. Grant was clearly brought in as a back-up option for David De Gea and Sergio Romero, but fans were still baffled with the singing, while some chose to take a more light-hearted view.

by | July 05, 2018 | 13:09

He won't be alone. Ever Banega was in Russian Federation representing his country Argentina in the World Cup and everyone thought that the gunners were to complete the signing of the Sevilla midfielder after the South American country got eliminated from World Cup in the group stages but the player has been quiet up to now on the rumours linking him to Arsenal.

by | July 05, 2018 | 11:27

Seven-time champion Serena Williams moved up a gear at Wimbledon to beat Bulgarian qualifier Viktoriya Tomova 6-1 6-4 on Wednesday and reach the third round. Serena Williams with her daughter Alexis Olympia. Her last major title came at the 2017 Australian Open when she played while in the early stages of her pregnancy.

by | July 05, 2018 | 07:00

The American told Omnisport: "He is the favourite [to win Wimbledon] and watching him play, what is remarkable to me is how easy he makes it look after not competing for so long". Keys, the runner-up to close friend Sloane Stephens at the US Open last year, made the quarter-finals at Wimbledon in 2015 but was knocked out in the second round last year by Simona Halep .

by | July 05, 2018 | 03:45

The 1998 champions are into the quarterfinals for the seventh time, and coming off a 4-3 win over Lionel Messi's Argentina in an enthralling contest at Kazan Arena in which they dominated throughout and exposed Argentina's defensive flaws. "We're talking about Edinson Cavani , one of the world's best strikers and he's been on form during this tournament, so I think it's not bad for us that he's injured".

by | July 04, 2018 | 20:55

On that first playoff hole, the hard 18th, Ryu had drained a tough birdie putt from the fringe. The back-to-back birdies by Ryu and two late bogeys by Henderson turned things in a hurry. And with storms in the forecast on Sunday , organizers chose to adjust the tee times and have groups of three start on the first and 10th holes. There was a 20-minute thunderstorm delay before Park and Ryu rolled their final putts.

by | July 04, 2018 | 20:29

But the title talk has been drowned out in much of the world by a debate over Neymar's play acting. Manchester United's Marouane Fellaini scored the equalizer five minutes later from Eden Hazard's cross, and winger Nacer Chadli slotted in the victor deep in extra time to secure a spot in the last eight and protecting Belgium's unbeaten run in the tournament.

by | July 04, 2018 | 20:28

There have been reports that Real could target the Brazil forward in this transfer window, with Spanish television channel TVE claiming on Monday that the Spanish club have bid €310 million (R5 billion) for the player. " Real Madrid is surprised that the Spanish public television has aired absolutely false information without anyone from the club being contacted to comment on the alleged information that could easily have been denied".

by | July 04, 2018 | 19:42

Mina, 23, signed for the Catalan giants from Palmeiras in January, but only appeared five times for them in the back half of the season. With a lopsided World Cup bracket, the loser of this match had a real opportunity to make history.

by | July 04, 2018 | 10:21

Ever. Since they first played in May 1970, England had won three times and drawn twice. "We've spoken a lot to this team about making their own history, and I feel they're really bought into everything we've tried to do with them". "The fans that were here were outnumbered but I'm delighted for them, and everyone at home". But Rooney said he had no doubt that Southgate made the correct choice in allowing the likes of Harry Kane to rest for the knockout stage.

by | July 04, 2018 | 08:14

Juventus have offered Ronaldo a mammoth £26m-a-year contract - the same as Real's final offer - over four years, meaning he will be 37 by the time his contract expires. Florentino Perez doesn't want to make a rash decision and anticipate events, the club are sure that Ronaldo will receive offers, but at this moment they haven't yet received a concrete bid from Turin.