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by | July 08, 2018 | 10:14

Instead, it's the fourth time in the past seven years that she is out in the first or second round. And even discounting frustration after a hard loss on Wednesday, it was a misplaced jibe. That would be Makarova's incredible resilience. She was dictating play and performing excellently with her controlled aggression, opening a stunning 5-1 lead and placing herself just a game away from the win.

by | July 08, 2018 | 07:52

Completely ignoring the fact that the bloke who took charge of England's last game was called "Mark", many were concerned with how Swedish Bjorn Kuipers's first name sounded, regardless of the fact he is very much Dutch. "To be able to take the team this far, and knowing the people who have done it in the past - not just World Cups but with Terry [Venables] and Don [Howe], the European Championship as well - people I have incredible respect for and hold in such high esteem, I feel ...

by | July 08, 2018 | 06:28

The source added that Smart thought he would have at least gotten an offer for a three- or four-year deal from the Celtics at this juncture in free agency, and that he hasn't spoken to Boston since a few days before the period started. While no deal is imminent, two National Basketball Association officials whose teams have had some level of interest in Marcus Smart are getting a strong sense that he will sign the $6.1 million qualifying offer made by the Celtics and become an unrestricted ...

by | July 08, 2018 | 05:51

Belgium's forward Adnan Januzaj (C) celebrates scoring the opening goal with his teammates during the Russian Federation 2018 World Cup Group G football match between England and Belgium at the Kaliningrad Stadium in Kaliningrad on June 28, 2018.

by | July 08, 2018 | 05:47

He also thanked global experts who helped find the boys. The monsoon rains are expected to begin in the region within a day. Osatanakorn had said on Friday that oxygen levels in their part of the cave had fallen to 15% - down from healthy levels of 21%.

by | July 08, 2018 | 05:33

Between sets I needed that time to change all this stuff because it was a very humid day. 'What makes Roger and Rafa so tough to beat at Wimbledon is that, unlike a lot of the Tour events, the matches go to five sets. "It was a bad move during the point". I've been doing check-ups now, it seems like nothing major. It affected my knee a little bit. I felt it all the way to the end of the match.

by | July 08, 2018 | 05:12

In the 76th minute, Modric and Vrsaljko had shots blocked in the box as Croatia looked for the victor. Working the ball quickly upfield near the sideline, Croatia got the ball into the box on the feet of Mario Mandzukic, who fed in a cross for Kramaric to head home from eight yards.

by | July 08, 2018 | 04:34

The veteran point guard is eager to be a mentor to Lonzo Ball , and he sees a chance for immediate success with the thoroughly revamped club. Lance Stephenson gets on LeBron James' nerves, Rajan Rondo can't shoot, and JaVale McGee is, well, a knucklehead but at least he has great hops and can dunk.

by | July 08, 2018 | 04:10

England's Dele Alli , 2nd left, scores his side's second goal during the quarterfinal match between Sweden and England at the 2018 soccer World Cup in the Samara Arena, in Samara , Russia, Saturday, July 7, 2018. More than 24 million watched their dramatic penalties win over Colombia to reach the last eight. "We looked like we controlled the game". "I'm not sure what you'd call someone like that", Kane said.

by | July 08, 2018 | 03:36

Police reported Honeycutt then barricaded himself inside a residence for hours. According to authorities, LAPD was dispatched to a residence at Sherman Oaks after Honeycutt's mother called around 5 p.m. Overnight, Los Angeles Police Department SWAT officers went into the home and discovered the man's body, police said in a tweet shortly before 4 a.m.

by | July 08, 2018 | 02:55

Allen, who tripped multiple opponents while at Duke , now has a reputation, so when he and former Oklahoma star Trae Young got into it Thursday during an NBA Summer League game, few were surprised. Allen may have held the chicken wing a little too long, which caused Young to aggressively push Allen away. Allen fought around the screens and got to Young.

by | July 08, 2018 | 02:18

After Murguruza's exit the women's draw has been left wide open. Muguruza joined No. 2 Caroline Wozniacki, No. 4 Sloane Stephens , No. 5 Elina Svitolina , No. Italian Fabbiano saved three set points against three-times grand-slam victor Wawrinka in the second set to advance to the third round of a major for just the second time in his career.

by | July 08, 2018 | 02:02

On Tuesday, the Thunder passed the $300 million threshold in payroll and taxes by signing veteran guard Raymond Felton to a one-year, $2.4 million deal, according to a report from ESPN . By using the stretch provision, the Thunder would avoid the huge luxury tax pain this season at the cost of limiting salary cap flexibility for two future years.

by | July 08, 2018 | 01:09

Croatia also came through the last round on penalties after drawing with Denmark. Croatia is in the World Cup semifinals for the second time and first since 1998. Croatia goalkeeper Danijel Subasic made one save in the shootout, blocking Fedor Smolov's attempt. Akinfeev made one save during the shootout and almost had another on Luka Modric, but the shot deflected off Akinfeev's hand, off the post and into the net.

by | July 07, 2018 | 21:15

Their luck changed however after a hard-fought game against Colombia. That faith has manifested as one enthusiastic refrain: "It's coming home". It is the de facto official hashtag of the championship; it's the definitive motto, the declaration and the battle cry nationwide.

by | July 07, 2018 | 21:14

They didn't get him his clubs until after the Tuesday qualifier. The 2010 US Open champion's clubs went awol after he flew in to Manchester following his tied 37th-placed finish at the French Open on Sunday. I'm just focusing on the week, the course is supposed to be in great shape. You keep chipping away, and I'm enjoying... McDowell played nine holes tonight with a backup set of clubs and will take to the tee for tomorrow's pro-am at 7.30am.

by | July 07, 2018 | 21:09

That attack is why England is widely expected to beat Tunisia , just as it did nearly 20 years ago when the teams played their first group match in the World Cup in France. "My family are incredibly patriotic. I think for certain players, they would probably would like to know so they can get themselves prepared", Delph said.

by | July 07, 2018 | 20:18

Naturally, Mina was disappointed about bowing out of the World Cup against England on Tuesday night, especially after his own late equaliser had taken the match to a penalty shoot-out. "After that, I'm always calm and I trust God". New Everton manager Marco Silva reportedly wants to bring the Barca star to Goodison Park. A loan switch for Mina has not been discounted while a transfer with a buy-back option, similar to the Deulofeu deal, is also mooted as a possibility.

by | July 07, 2018 | 19:14

The monsoon rains are expected to begin in the region within a day. "Once his mission was over he dove back, but in the middle of their return his buddy found Samarn unconscious in the water and tried to pump his heart, but he could not save his life", the SEAL unit said in a statement.

by | July 07, 2018 | 18:48

The Samba Boys are course for their sixth World Cup title but will have to compete with the talented Belgian golden generation. "Tomorrow [we] will be put to the test because we are going to play against best team in the tournament, the favourite".