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Lukaku stars as Belgium thrash Costa Rica
- Июня 12, 2018

Striker Romelu Lukaku scored twice while Hazard was in blistering form. "I really enjoyed his performance. At the end he just came off because he had a little bit of a dead leg, a little bit of a knock on his leg". "It's a great honour to wear the jersey of Belgium , the feeling is just different, it makes me very proud and I'm finally allowed to play in perhaps the best Belgian national team of all time". (more...)
Nigeria arrive in Russian Federation for 2018 Fifa World Cup Nigeria arrive in Russian Federation for 2018 Fifa World Cup
- Июня 12, 2018

In fact, we already know that you've had enough of the Nigeria kit hype because, no matter what article, you've filled our comments section and had something to say about it. They will play their first game against Croatia on Saturday, June 16 at the Kaliningrad Stadium (8.00pm in Nigeria). Barcelona midfielder Ivan Rakitic and Real Madrid star Luka Modric will be in the midfield for Croatia in what is expected to be a tough battle. (more...)
Arsenal receive boost as Portugal worldwide pushes for move Arsenal receive boost as Portugal worldwide pushes for move
- Июня 12, 2018

Sporting Lisbon rejected a previous offer of €30m offer from Arsenal and according to Portuguese daily A Bola , the Gunners returned to the Portuguese giants with a similar sort of bid for Martins. The winger has a €60m release clause in his contract with Sporting Lisbon and that is exactly the amount of the club are demanding from his suitors. (more...)
Intercontinental Cup: Sunil Chhetri’s India seek crowning glory, Kenya stand in way Intercontinental Cup: Sunil Chhetri’s India seek crowning glory, Kenya stand in way
- Июня 12, 2018

He had scored three against Chinese Taipei, two each against Kenya in the league game and the final today and one against New Zealand. India defeated Kenya 2-0 in the final of the four-nation 2018 Intercontinental Cup held at the Mumbai Football Arena on Sunday evening. (more...)
Wilder, Joshua agree to fight deal
- Июня 12, 2018

Deontay has accepted his terms to fight in the U.K.", Finkel told ESPN .com. Wilder had previously attempted to lure Joshua to fight in the U.S. with a $50m offer, but Joshua and Hearn have been firm in their stance that the match-up should happen in Britain. (more...)
Angels Optimistic Shohei Ohtani Will Play Again In 2018 Angels Optimistic Shohei Ohtani Will Play Again In 2018
- Июня 12, 2018

However Angels GM Eppler swiftly played down the reports early Monday, telling the MLB Network that there had been no change in Ohtani's condition. Gomez also pointed out, the longer the Angels wait now to see if Ohtani absolutely needs the surgery, the longer his road to recovery will be. (more...)
Nadal ahead of Federer; Halep stays No 1 Nadal ahead of Federer; Halep stays No 1
- Июня 12, 2018

At one point finally, Thiem tried going around the post in the penultimate game, just after a Nadal cross-court backhand return seared so close over the net cord that it made the Parisians murmur. Of those 20, the Spaniard only won one by hitting a victor. The French Open statisticians are nicer than they should be, as all but one of Thiem's 19 errors in that stretch were unforced (officially, 12 were unforced and seven were forced). (more...)
Auburn beats Florida 3-2 on walk-off single, evens series Auburn beats Florida 3-2 on walk-off single, evens series
- Июня 12, 2018

O'Sullivan said it likely would be Leftwich. "We've been here before. We've been here before - hopefully we'll feed off that experience". It set up a decisive game Monday night, with the victor advancing to the College World Series. After Butler fell behind the next batter, designated hitter Edouard Julien, 2-1, O'Sullivan summoned Byrne from the bullpen. He moved to second on Jay Estes' single and then gave way to pinch-runner Cade Evans. (more...)
Nadal, Sharapova eye French Open semi-finals Nadal, Sharapova eye French Open semi-finals
- Июня 12, 2018

It will be followed by the all-American matchup between Madison Keys and Sloane Stephens. A fourth set point for Thiem was erased with - what else? - a drop shot by Cecchinato. I was very scared but that's sport". "That does not mean I would not love to be wrong", he said. I always hear from players that in a match they will do it differently, but if you don't practice that way, you are not going to do it in the heat of the battle. (more...)
Australian boxer Jeff Horn makes weight for world title fight Australian boxer Jeff Horn makes weight for world title fight
- Июня 12, 2018

Jeff Horn has made the weight on his second attempt for his mandatory WBO welterweight championship defence against Terence Crawford. Crawford dropped Jeff Horn with 50 seconds left in the ninth and sent him into the ropes with a slew of punches, ending the fight and winning the WBO welterweight title. (more...)
NBA Draft: Should Cleveland Cavaliers trade up to draft Luka Doncic?
- Июня 12, 2018

That said, the Cavaliers should have an immediate trade lined up in order to draft Doncic, but they need to make sure he falls out of the top three first. It's tough to determine which player would be included in the deal, but the favorite would likely have to be Tobias Harris . "Getting a pair of lottery picks and two more intriguing youngsters fits the mentality of this rebuilding organization, particularly because it wouldn't be giving up any of the youngsters in this scenario". (more...)
Firmino tees one up as Brazil beat Austria Firmino tees one up as Brazil beat Austria
- Июня 11, 2018

Selecao eventually broke the deadlock with 10 minutes remaining in the first-half, with Gabriel Jesus slotting into the far corner from a tight angle. Brazil's forward Neymar celebrates during the global friendly football match Austria vs Brazil in Vienna , on 10 June 2018. They will also come up against Costa Rica and Serbia in Group E. (more...)
Rickie Fowler announces engagement to Allison Stokke Rickie Fowler announces engagement to Allison Stokke
- Июня 11, 2018

Open. 'Today is National Best Friend Day so I wanted to lock mine down .I WON!' wrote the 7th ranked pro on the PGA tour in an Instagram post. Stokke showed off a huge diamond ring in the second photo. Fowler and Stokke's posts had more than 400,000 combined likes as of Saturday afternoon. It appears that Justin Thomas was also there and was in charge of the camera. (more...)
Arsenal to sign Serie A midfielder after triggering £22m release clause Arsenal to sign Serie A midfielder after triggering £22m release clause
- Июня 11, 2018

Any switch is unlikely to be imminent because Torreira will be in Russian Federation for the World Cup after making Uruguay's 23-man squad for the tournament. Emery has a lot of work to do this summer, if he is to guide the Gunners back into contention for the Champions League places, and the signing of the 22-year-old Uruguay global would be a great way to start. (more...)
Unfit Shami to miss Afghanistan Test, Saini named replacement Unfit Shami to miss Afghanistan Test, Saini named replacement
- Июня 11, 2018

Mohammed Shami of India reacts after Chris Rogers of Australia was dropped in the slips during day one of the Fourth Test match between Australia and India at Sydney Cricket Ground on January 6, 2015 in Sydney, Australia. Meanwhile, the Indian team management has requested that India A fast bowlers Mohammed Siraj and Rajneesh Gurbani to attend the training sessions of the Indian team and bowl in the nets. (more...)
Patrick Vieira plans to scupper Gunners summer deal
- Июня 11, 2018

The 1998 FIFA World Cup victor succeeds Lucien Favre as Nice manager in his first managerial role in European football . The World Cup winner's experience in the league came at the beginning of his playing career from 1993 to 1996, with Cannes. (more...)
Detroit Pistons hire ex-Raptors head coach Dwane Casey Detroit Pistons hire ex-Raptors head coach Dwane Casey
- Июня 11, 2018

The Raptors fired Casey, 61 , last month despite the team making the playoffs for five straight seasons. His departure from Toronto was a hard decision for Raptors president Masai Ujiri, and Casey being favored for a new role quickly is hardly surprising, although he could have stayed at home earning $6.5 million and waiting for another opportunity next summer. (more...)
Neymar, Brazil arrive in Russia Neymar, Brazil arrive in Russia
- Июня 11, 2018

FIFA hosted meeting number 7 of the FIFA Council this Sunday in Moscow as the organization gears up for this year's competition in the Russian capital. It would be bordering on disrespectful to not to mention a possible World Cup explosion to life by the best player of the modern era, Lionel Messi . (more...)
Alisson, on his future Alisson, on his future
- Июня 11, 2018

Brazil and Roma goalkeeper Alisson hopes his club future is decided before the start of the World Cup . This week, the Brazilian star revealed he hoped to have his future plans resolved before the start of the 2018 World Cup. Madrid are yet to appoint a new boss following Zinedine Zidane's resignation and their transfer activity is likely to stall until someone comes in. (more...)
Canadian GP: F1 explains chequered flag error, vow to review procedures
- Июня 11, 2018

After the race, Whiting clarified that Harlow was told when to the wave the flag and it was down to miscommunication between the "starter" and race control. The FIA claim the chequered flag mix-up at the Canadian GP was a result of simple miscommunication, but insist they will "review procedures" for future races. (more...)