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by | June 24, 2018 | 21:17

The 24-year-old striker scored a hat-trick for the Three Lions, as Gareth Southgate's side got the better of Panama 6-1 to book their place in the last-16 stage of the competition. Where past England teams might have wilted in warm temperatures, this one pressed with high-tempo intensity to ensure there was no need to scrape a victory like on Monday against Tunisia.

by | June 24, 2018 | 20:46

Only a Germany win will prevent South Korea being knocked out with a group game remaining. Mexico , shock winners over Germany in their opening game, went ahead in the 26th minute when Vela sent goalkeeper Cho Hyun-woo the wrong way from the spot after Andres Guardado's cross hit the outstretched arm of Jang Hyun-soo at close range.

by | June 24, 2018 | 20:27

The Red Bull Racing cars of Max Verstappen and Daniel Ricciardo were fourth and fifth, with the second Ferrari of Kimi Raikkonen in sixth. "After the first attempt I saw that we are maybe there", he said afterwards. The duo, having been fitted with a new front wing and right rear tyre respectively plus fresh soft tyres, carved their way up through the field. Vettel had moved up to 11th by the end of the ninth lap, before the penalty, with Bottas 14th.

by | June 24, 2018 | 19:28

He said: 'Obviously any time, if we were to give the opposition the opportunity of having our team it's a disadvantage to us. "From our point of view, I don' t expect the media to be supporters of us in terms of the way they work, they are here to work, I know they want us to do well, that's been clear right throughout the tournament".

by | June 24, 2018 | 19:15

Now the men's T20 record stands at 230 for 8, set in the 2016 world series against South Africa . Before this manic day, Women's T20Is had seen only two 200-plus totals in 423 games. These are the joint-most boundaries hit by a batsman in a women's T20I. The final score was 232-3 for England and 228 all out for South Africa .

by | June 24, 2018 | 18:32

Argentina football team skipper Lionel Messi celebrates his birthday on Sunday as he turns 31. The way they looked, I can not see Argentina qualifying now. "He feels it, he feels that more people are expecting much more from him than what's required at Barcelona ". He's no Ronaldo in that regard . On a closer look, scores of fans across the globe are hoping for a good show from Messi in the coming days.

by | June 24, 2018 | 15:41

The notoriously volatile Kyrgios said sorry to the crowd on one occasion after swearing in frustration, then aimed an x-rated outburst towards his coaching team in the courtside players' box. The world No. 21 showed an array of shots that will make him a unsafe opponent in the semifinal as he produced a magical lob, a rasping backhand passing shot and a classic drop shot to unnerve Lopez and take the first set tie-break.

by | June 24, 2018 | 14:23

Bottas felt that he was playing catch up with his Mercedes team mate after missing parts of the the second round of free practice and not running at all in the third round of free practice. Qualifying sixth behind Vettel, the two Mercedes and two Red Bulls, Raikkonen entered the session under added pressure with his Ferrari future up in the air.

by | June 24, 2018 | 12:57

That remains to be seen, but Sexton should be an impact player this season either way. The Cavs have always been interested in Charlotte's Kemba Walker , who will be a free agent after next season, and landing a player of that caliber would send a resounding message to James that they intend to keep chasing championships.

by | June 24, 2018 | 12:45

Check out the brand new daily JOE World Cup Minipod hosted by Dion Fanning and Paddy McKenna featuring Croatian dark horses, Argentinian dopes and BIG Bobby Firmino needs to play. He was fantastic, scored two goals. Should England beat Panama on Sunday then Gareth Southgate's men and Belgium will fight it out on June 28 to determine who tops Group G and who finishes second.

by | June 24, 2018 | 10:35

This is probably the heaviest conclusion that I've experienced in my career". Kroos also took the blame for allowing Sweden to take the lead in the 32nd minute, as he gave the ball away and then was marking Ola Toivonen on the counter-attack but allowed the Sweden forward to run in behind him to score.

by | June 24, 2018 | 10:20

Dele Alli has returned to training after picking up a thigh injury in Monday's opening game in Volgograd, but is set to miss the 13:00 BST kick-off on Sunday. "As a starting XI we are very organised and tactical". TSN soccer analyst Terry Dunfield said he thinks the English side could be primed to break out in a big way Sunday if they can keep the pressure and pace on Panama .

by | June 24, 2018 | 09:46

The 76ers also received Miami's 2021 first-round pick for Bridges, which Phoenix originally acquired in the deal for Goran Dragic. But the Suns are tired of stockpiling assets. Ayton is a generational talent. Ayton said he wants "to be the best person on and off the court". Regardless of whatever additional moves the Suns make this offseason, a playoff berth in 2018-19 will be an uphill climb.

by | June 24, 2018 | 09:38

Earlier, Mexico coach Juan Carlos Orosio has made only one change to his lineup for the World Cup game against South Korea , keeping faith with players who combined to beat Germany in their Group F opener. Mexico entered the match having lost just two of their last 18 World Cup group-stage matches, but having failed to win back-to-back games in the finals of the competition since 2002.

by | June 23, 2018 | 17:43

A huge roar goes out from the Belgium supporters as their national anthem is been sung, we are minutes away from the kick-off. The goal means Lukaku became only the fifth Belgium player to score in back-to-back World Cup matches, with Marc Wilmots the last to do it when he scored in every group-stage game in 2002.

by | June 23, 2018 | 15:12

According to ESPN's Chris Haynes , Howard and the Nets have agreed to enter into buyout talks for his $23.8 million expiring contract. For the Nets, acquiring Howard was about unloading the contract of Timofey Mozgov to become a free agent destination with cap space in 2019.

by | June 23, 2018 | 15:03

Portugal´s forward Cristiano Ronaldo controls the ball during the Russian Federation 2018 World Cup Group B football match between Portugal and Morocco at the Luzhniki Stadium in Moscow on June 20, 2018. The 48-year-old hailed Messi's class when talking about the World Cup to EnergyBet and referenced his ongoing battle with Portugal's Cristiano Ronaldo.

by | June 23, 2018 | 14:41

The Chelsea midfielder, who shone on loan this season at Crystal Palace , was one of the positives from England's World Cup opener , even though he only played the last 10 minutes. He was feeling a little bit of an issue just before half-time. The England boss leapt into the air enthusiastically following Harry Kane's injury-time victor against Tunisia on Monday and joked: "I might not be celebrating any goals as athletically in future!" "He had a half chance with a lovely ball ...

by | June 23, 2018 | 11:47

Speaking to the Daily Telegraph , Loftus Cheek revealed that all he wants to do is play football on a regular basis, "I want to play, I want to play as much as I can". Loftus-Cheek came off the bench in England's 2-1 win over Tunisia and could be handed a starting berth against Panama on Sunday if Dele Alli fails to recover from a thigh strain .

by | June 23, 2018 | 10:03

However, he could have an option to turn to in the CFL . Owens had a brief spell with the Allen Wranglers of the Indoor Football League in 2012, which is the last time he's been part of a competitive league. Nonetheless, Ledbetter said he expects Jones to be present when training camp starts. There is no questioning the 2018 Hall of Fame inductee's resume from a production standpoint considering he was a six-time Pro Bowler and five-time first-team All-Pro selection who is all over the ...