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Henderson hopeful on fitness for World Cup semi-final

Henderson hopeful on fitness for World Cup semi-final

Modric is Croatia's creative fulcrum and the effectiveness of the Real Madrid playmaker in Moscow will be integral to his nation's hopes of reaching the World Cup final for the first time. But he ...

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Joe Root will be spurred on by T20 axe, says Paul Farbrace

Joe Root will be spurred on by T20 axe, says Paul Farbrace

Put in to bat, England posted a mammoth 198 for 9, with opener Jason Roy top scoring with 67. The 24-year-old returned career-best figures of 4/38. India batsman Rohit Sharma: "I like to be calm...

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Jack Wilshere joins West Ham on three-year deal after Arsenal exit

Jack Wilshere joins West Ham on three-year deal after Arsenal exit

In a conversation with the West Ham boss Manuel Pellegrini the midfielder now looks set to stay in England by signing a three-year contract worth £100,000 per week. Jack Wilshere says he is delighte...

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Federation Internationale de Football Association recognises World Cup fever in Bangladesh

Federation Internationale de Football Association recognises World Cup fever in Bangladesh

The video of her celebration in the VIP box in front of a visibly sad Russian PM has gone viral over social media. For many fans, the fact that Russian Federation lost only in a penalty shootout aga...

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Chris Paul wants to ‘Big Three’ the Rockets by adding Carmelo Anthony

Chris Paul wants to ‘Big Three’ the Rockets by adding Carmelo Anthony

It does not appear as though restricted free agent Clint Capela and the Houston Rockets are anywhere close to a contract agreement. The Rockets have now lost two of their most effective wings in...

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Ambulance leaves site of Thai cave rescue

Ambulance leaves site of Thai cave rescue

Chief of the rescue mission, Narongsak Osottanakorn, declined to comment on the identity of the four people brought out in the evening, saying updates would be supplied at a news conference that is sc...

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Guide for France vs. Belgium, Croatia vs. England

Guide for France vs. Belgium, Croatia vs. England

Belgium coach Roberto Martinez set up his side brilliantly against Brazil , and I'm sure he will replicate that and come up with a plan to stop Mbappe, and for that matter Antoine Griezmann . The...

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Thai basil pork rice is first meal choice for rescued footballers

Thai basil pork rice is first meal choice for rescued footballers

The third day of the intricate and high-risk mission aims to rescue the remaining boys and their coach and also bring out a medic and three Thai Navy SEALs who have stayed with the teenagers in thei...

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Roger Federer becomes ICC’s ‘no. 1 Test batsman’ after emulating Sachin Tendulkar

The only other Wimbledon champion left in either bracket, Novak Djokovic , beat 40th-ranked Karen Khachanov 6-4, 6-2, 6-2 on No. 1 Court, then said he'd like to get as much time on Centre Court as Fe...

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'I'm just getting started': Serena warns Wimbledon rivals

'I'm just getting started': Serena warns Wimbledon rivals

Jelena Ostapenko and Dominika Cibulkova will also meet in Tuesday's quarterfinals. The one time Williams lost a service game, cutting her second-set lead to 3-2, she broke right back at love to st...

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England can win Cup: 1966 hat-trick hero

England can win Cup: 1966 hat-trick hero

They turned in their best team performance at this World Cup in the quarters, and there was loads to enjoy right across the park. Kyle Walker believes this may be England's best ever opportunity...

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Paulinho has left Barcelona after a year to return to China

Paulinho has left Barcelona after a year to return to China

At worldwide level, Paulinho has made 55 appearances for Brazil, scoring 13 goals. Meanwhile, NAIJ.com previously had reported that Brazil global Paulinho joined Barcelona after the club activ...

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Hamilton stages dramatic comeback but Vettel wins

Hamilton stages dramatic comeback but Vettel wins

In the aftermath of the British GP, Hamilton also gave his take on the issue. Unfortunate though the start was for Hamilton, he showed his mettle and proved just how much he wants this fifth crown...

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How have Three Lions reached the semi finals?

How have Three Lions reached the semi finals?

Alli will be part of the England side heading to Saint Petersburg on Wednesday for their crucial World Cup semi-final clash against Croatia . He still wears the same shin pads he had as an 11-yea...

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Croatia search for missing sparks ahead of England clash

Croatia search for missing sparks ahead of England clash

That mattered little though for battling coach Stanislav Cherchesov who assembled a team that defied all forecasts and made the home nation proud. "We have some margin to get even better", 1France c...

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Icardi One Of Six Who Could Replace Ronaldo At Real Madrid

Icardi One Of Six Who Could Replace Ronaldo At Real Madrid

But it appears that there are other clubs willing to spend big in order to acquire the five time Ballon d'Or victor, with Marca reporting that an unnamed Chinese club offered the star a two-year con...

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London ambulance damaged as England fans celebrate World Cup quarter-final win

London ambulance damaged as England fans celebrate World Cup quarter-final win

After cars and property were damaged following England's 2-0 win over Sweden on Saturday, people are rallying round to help foot the fix bill. With both of Croatia's knockout games heading to th...

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Fred reveals his disappointment at Brazil's World Cup quarter-final exit

Fred reveals his disappointment at Brazil's World Cup quarter-final exit

The former Barcelona forward described Brazil's World Cup exit as the "saddest day of my career", though that was before the #neymarchallenge went viral on social media over the weekend, making ...

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Zverev wins battle of Wimbledon's rising stars

Zverev wins battle of Wimbledon's rising stars

The fourth seed had a tougher time against Fritz than eighth seed Kevin Anderson did against Philipp Kohlschreiber , with the German served into straight-sets submission 6-3, 7-5, 7-5. "I think he'...

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Some England fans

Some England fans "disgraceful" after win

England were on Sunday looking forward to their first World Cup semi-final since 1990 as host nation Russian Federation came to terms with the end of their extraordinary run following defeat on pen...

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