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Melo and Thunder Will Part Ways This Summer

According to ESPN , an agreement has been reached between Anthony's reps and the Thunder to split this summer. Marc Stein of the New York Times reports the Houston Rockets will pursue Anthony if he's bought out. The stretch provision spreads Anthony's salary annually onto the Thunder's cap for $9.3 million over three years. For now, according to ESPN reporters, the Thunder will first begin looking into trade possibilities with teams that will be looking to clear a ton of cap ... Read More »

Wozniacki frustrated by another early exit | Professional

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For (Makarova) to keep this level, I would be very surprised if you saw her go far. The pressure was too great as Wozniacki got the advantage point on a second double fault making it a one-game margin in the decider. "I don't know if I've ever played her before and it's not easy to play someone you've never played. I have to come out there and do the best that I can do". Read More »

#PlaneBae Romance Takes Over Twitter

So Rosey requested the woman next to her to switch seats - and joked that maybe the woman's new seat partner "would be the love of her life". For the rest of the flight, Rosey Blair live tweeted the budding romance, sending Twitter into a frenzy. Read More »

Federer breezes into third round at SW19

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The Australian Open champion went out before the third round for the fourth time in seven years, losing 6-4, 1-6, 7-5 to Ekaterina Makarova of Russian Federation after complaining to the chair umpire about the insects that invaded No. Within seconds he added with a smile: "I'm happy whatever they say, as long as it is "game" and my name and not "game" and the other (person's) name". Read More »

Federation Internationale de Football Association rebukes Diego Maradona's criticism of American ref Mark Geiger

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Geiger awarded a penalty to England after Carlos Sanchez was adjudged to have brought down Harry Kane, although Colombia levelled through Yerry Mina's stoppage-time header. "During my time with England we met them four times". Federation Internationale de Football Association has made an official statement over the recent criticism from ambassador Diego Maradona who labelled England's victory over Colombia as a "monumental theft". Read More »

Kyle Busch Wins Wild Finish at Chicagoland

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Bowyer received the free pass, which allowed him to move back on to the lead lap. When people are discussing the final lap of the Overton's 400 at Chicagoland Speedway and wondering where it ranks among the best finishes in NASCAR history, you know you saw something special. Read More »

Xherdan Shaqiri £12 Million Bid Coming?

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The Swiss global scored eight goals and assisted seven more in the league which has impressed both Reds boss Jurgen Klopp and United manager Jose Mourinho who believes he is ideal as a squad player. His current side Stoke City were relegated from the Premier League last season and, as such, he will be available on the cheap for a reported £12 million , a price which for the pedigree Shaqiri possesses is a steal. Read More »

Hamilton books a holiday for World Cup final

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There's a great energy within team. Coming here, there have been some fixes already. "But I say "we hope not" because every time a vehicle stops in an uncontrolled way where a failure happens and systems are shut down in a way which is unusual, we can't be completely sure until we have done all the necessary checks that all the bits of the auto which are sealed and which do attract penalties weren't affected". Read More »

Riyad Mahrez To Have Medical At Man City This Week

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Leicester City attacker Riyad Mahrez is slated to have a Manchester City medical this week. The price is way below the £80m price tag The Foxes had pinned on their star man in January, putting off City's interest. Pep Guardiola has been a long admirer of Mahrez, the former PFA Player of the Year , but failed in a late January bid, leaving the player unhappy. Read More »

Watford Have a £4m Bid For West Bromwich Albion Goalkeeper Accepted

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But according to the Express and Star's Matt Wilson, Johnstone will move to West Brom - who need a replacement for Ben Foster - rather than Villa, who are unable to complete a permanent deal due to an ensuing financial crisis. "It's good to get through the door". Grant told ManUtd.com after signing: "Moving to Manchester United has been a dream of mine for as long as I can remember". Read More »

Wimbledon 2018: Rafael Nadal & Novak Djokovic through to round three

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But his defeat is good news for defending champion Roger Federer , who was on course to face Cilic in the semi-finals. "So the rain helped me a lot". Nick Kyrgios joined De Minaur in the third round after the 15th seed dismissed Robin Hasse in straight sets. Djokovic had treatment on his left thigh in the third set but overcame the problem to see out the set. Read More »

Lopez breaks Federer grand-slam record at Wimbledon

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The young Canadian won the Wimbledon junior event in 2016 but had a tough senior debut past year, losing 6-4, 3-6, 6-3, 7-6 to Poland's Jerzy Janowicz in his opening-round match. In the women's event, there were wins for Czech seventh seed Karolína Pliskova who defeated Britain's Harriet Dart 7-6 (7/2), 2-6, 6-1 and 10th seeded American Madison Keys, a 6-4, 6-2 victor over Ajla Tomljanovic of Australia. Read More »

FIFA rubbishes Diego Maradona’s comments on England-Colombia match

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Maradona, 57, had accused England players of conning Geiger and said the referee should have reviewed, and then overturned, the penalty decision. Colombia lost 4-3 on penalties after a 1-1 draw, with Maradona echoing Colombia captain Radamel Falcao in accusing American referee Mark Geiger of favouring Gareth Southgate's side . Read More »

Sharapova insists shes still Grand Slam force

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On Tuesday on the No 1 Court, Sasnovich beat two-time Wimbledon champion and a heavy tournament favourite, Petra Kvitova in usually Kvitova-friendly three sets. But Max Eisenbud, Sharapova's long-time agent - a controversial figure and the man credited with helping amass her commercial fortune - was the most vocal, shouting "come on baby" and "can you hit the ball?" when she slapped one into the net. Read More »

Jimmy Butler 'Fed Up' with 'Nonchalant' Timberwolves, Karl-Anthony Towns

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Butler and Boston Celtics guard Kyrie Irving reportedly have interest in joining forces in the Eastern Conference. It's been a pretty eventful week in National Basketball Association action, with LeBron James going to the Lakers, DeMarcus Cousins going to the Warriors, Paul George re-signing with the Thunder serving as the biggest stories. Read More »

Lakers Make Questionable Moves After Landing LeBron

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As far as narratives go, few could have been more tantalizing. However, what has so far not gone to plan is the part of the script that wanted other National Basketball Association stars rushing to The King's new court in California. Throw in Kawhi Leonard into the equation and the possibilities for a cohesive lineup only become more complex. "Klay is the ideal kind of guy that doesn't want the publicity that LeBron will steal and Magic will get". Read More »

Wenger Reveals His Favourites To Win The World Cup

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An average audience of 16.5 million watched the match, with a peak audience of 24.4 million as England won on penalties. " Sweden is another team we have a poor record against". If England win, the team's semi-final match will be shown by ITV. Les Bleus triumphed in the aforementioned win over Argentina, and Brazil edged past Mexico 2-0 at the Samara Arena. Read More »

Playing ‘favourites’ Brazil a dream for Belgium, says Roberto Martinez

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By contrast, Brazil looked fairly assured in dispatching Mexico, riding an early storm before finishing in commanding, composed fashion. Brazil's Neymar celebrates scoring their first goal. Fernandinho's main task will be subduing City team-mate Kevin De Bruyne . With Casemiro out, De Bruyne can be the man to exploit Brazil's core. Since beating Germany 2-0 in the 2002 World Cup final, the five-time victor has been eliminated by European sides in the three subsequent competitions. Read More »

Discharged water flows back into flooded cave

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It was 11 days ago that the 12 boys and their coach disappeared after rising flood waters trapped them inside the cave. Divers, medics and Thai navy SEALS were with the 12 schoolboys and 25-year-old teacher, giving them medicine and food while experts assessed conditions for getting them out safely. Read More »

T20I Tri-Series: Pakistan set up final with Australia after Zimbabwe win

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SOLOMON Mire broke Hamilton Masakadza's record for the highest individual score by a Zimbabwean in T-20 cricket, but it was all in vain as the hosts crushed out of contention for a place in Sunday's final with a seven-wicket defeat to Pakitan at Harare Sports Club, who will tussle for silverware against Australia at the same venue this weekend. Read More »

Neymar needs more protection from referees, says Brazil legend Ronaldo

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Asked on whether the Brazilian forward can break the Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo duopoly, the former Barcelona and Real Madrid striker indicated that a World Cup victory could bring the player closer to this target. TV shows and newspapers just want to fill the space". Brazil will now take on Belgium for a place in the semi final of the World Cup this summer, while the Mexico players will return home ahead of the new campaign, although a number of stars could be set for ... Read More »

Willian breaks silence over Barcelona transfer link

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Colombia hero Yerry Mina could be on his way to Chelsea this summer in a part exchange deal for Winger Willian. When asked about joining his fellow Brazilians Philippe Coutinho and Paulinho at Camp Nou, Willian said: "Well, they are excellent players with a lot of quality". Read More »

Free shirt replacements for Arsenal fans as Ozil moves to number 10

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The Germany global has taken the shirt number vacated by Jack Wilshere , who exited the club after being told that he did not have a future at the Emirates Stadium. The club have just pledged to replace shirts as of now acquired by supporters for the coming season with "Ozil 11" imprinted on the back. He created seven chances against South Korea, all from open play - the most of any player in a single game during the group stage. Read More »

Blac Chyna Dating Teen Boxer Devin Haney

Blac has been in and out of relationships ever since she and Rob Kardashian, the father of her baby daughter Dream, called off their engagement early a year ago (17). As of now, Chyna and Devin look to be going strong, and apparently have been for a little while. We're sure it's a coincidence. As it was previously reported byInquisitr, the mother of two made headlines just a few weeks ago after it was said that Chyna (real name Angela White), called it quits with her teenaged ex-boyfriend ... Read More »

Mario Hezonja signing with Knicks on one-year contract

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According to Woj, the deal is worth $6.5 million. Hezonja, who was attracted to the coaching change in NY, and turned down offers from several teams to join the Knicks . The Knicks were never going to be players for the big stars in this year's free agency class. Last season saw Hezonja convert 69.1-percent of his attempts at the basket, which is better than Knicks center Enes Kanter's 68.3-percent clip. Read More »

Georgia quarterback Fromm breaks bone in non-throwing hand

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When the skier fell and let go of the rope, the handle flew back in the boat and hit Fromm on the left hand. It doesn't sound like this injury may lead to him falling behind. Fromm is expected to be in splint for a few weeks and not only won't miss any games as a result but won't miss any practice time. Quarterback will likely continue to be a focus for fans and observers when Georgia returns to the field this season, as the team added heralded recruit Justin Fields, a quarterback from ... Read More »

Serena Williams advances to third round at Wimbledon

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Williams said once her daughter was six months old she finally felt she was able to stop nursing. Hinting that she could take a role in shaping the future of tennis herself, Venus added: "I believe in tennis we can market our players, we can try to find a way to market our players better because that grows the sport". Read More »

Twitter reacts to Tiger Woods getting hot with putter, charging up leaderboard

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Ancer matched the best round of the week with an 8-under 62 on the TPC Potomac at Avenel Farm, giving the 27-year-old Mexican his best shot at his first PGA Tour victory. "I felt coming here and getting hopefully four competitive rounds and some practice rounds would be plenty for me", added the 25-year-old, who has already done his sightseeing in Paris - avoiding the mistake compatriot Bubba Watson made in 2011 when he referred to "that big tower" (Eiffel Tower), an "arch I drove around in ... Read More »

Menard grabs pole for Chicago race | Racing

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Busch closed quickly and bumped Larson in the back, sending him sliding toward the bottom of the track while the No. 18 went up towards the wall. They made contact a couple times , but Busch brushed him off on his way to the victory. If a auto fails post-qualifying inspection once, their time will be disallowed and the team will start from the rear. Kyle Busch and Kyle Larson raced all over the track during an electric final lap Sunday at Chicagoland Speedway. Read More »

Man United Sign Lee Grant From Stoke City

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Grant will add experience to the goalkeeping department and, potentially, allow the likes of Joel Pereira and Kieran O'Hara go out on loan to gain regular football at senior level. "I want to stay in the Premier League , and you will find out my new club soon", he said . "I'm looking forward to meeting my team-mates and giving everything possible for the club in the upcoming season". Read More »

Roger Federer rolls past Lacko to tie Jimmy Connors' record — ATP Wimbledon

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Williams got broken in the first game and did not recover in the opening set, in which she made 12 unforced errors, twice as many as Dulgheru. "If that's your best or not doesn't matter". With Federer having an elegant answer to everything Lacko could throw at him, it was not until the 20-times Grand Slam champion walked off court that he was finally stumped. Read More »