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Trevor Noah responds to racism accusations over World Cup comments

Trevor Noah responds to racism accusations over World Cup comments A crowd estimated at more than 100,000 thronged the capital's main square to see the players, led by captain and World Cup Golden Ball victor Luka Modric, parade through the streets on an open-top bus. "Basically if you don't understand, France is Africans' backup team". "And if French people are saying they can not be both, then I think they have a problem and not me", he added. [Full Article...]

UNC coach Fedora: "Our game is under attack", could bring down America

UNC coach Fedora: Fedora also said he once asked a three-star general what makes the U.S. military the best in the world. Fedora was addressing recent rules changes in football during Atlantic Coast Conference media days. In talking about how he views a change in the game that goes from a more violent sport to one that helps protect players in the field, Fedora noted that said changes threaten to ruin the Unite... [Full Article...]

Liverpool agree Alisson fee with Roma set for talks with Brazil goalkeeper

Liverpool agree Alisson fee with Roma set for talks with Brazil goalkeeper The world-record transfer fee for a goalkeeper is set to soar after Alisson joins Liverpool in a staggering £66.8million deal. Liverpool have met the €75 million asking price for the Brazil worldwide and been granted permission to speak to the player about a transfer to Anfield. [Full Article...]

Sleepers to Watch at the 2018 Open Championship

Sleepers to Watch at the 2018 Open Championship I was on a nice run from 2011-14. But the misses towards the end were the exact misses that I've been having and I'm working away from, and my swing just didn't quite hold up to the end of my round. "If there is some drivers out there that have went a little bit over the limit, then, obviously, guys shouldn't be playing them". "We're not going to get the most flawless bounces". [Full Article...]

Named the highest paid actor in the world

Named the highest paid actor in the world Forbes also added that entertainers on its 2018 Celebrity 100 list earned a combined $6.3 billion before tax, up 22 percent from last year's list . "Entertainers have found all sorts of new ways to monetise their audiences, especially with the help of social media". The 20-year-old is number 27 on the annual list after amassing a fortune of $900m (£681m) in less than three years, according t... [Full Article...]

Leciester City agree fee with Wales global goalkeeper Danny Ward

According to Sky Sports , the fee will be somewhere in the region of £10m. Liverpool's previous number 1 Simon Mignoletvis nearly certain to press for a move away from Anfield on his return from World Cup duty and Ward's expected departure from the Merseyside would leave Loris Karius as the number two to the incoming Alisson Becker. [Full Article...]

Kevin Anderson vs John Isner, Wimbledon 2018 semi-final

Kevin Anderson vs John Isner, Wimbledon 2018 semi-final Now the superstar quartet 's reign is under siege from serving bombers Isner and Anderson, who have rocketed down some 284 untouchable deliveries in their first-time forays to the final four at The All England Club. He then converted his first match point when Isner sent a shot wide. Nadal , the world number one and second seed, came through a classic Centre Court battle against Juan Martin del... [Full Article...]

Pacquiao eyes 'two or three fights' more after Matthysse win

Pacquiao eyes 'two or three fights' more after Matthysse win Pacquiao won the WBA welterweight world title after knocking out Matthysse on round seven. Pacquiao did not need to use his full arsenal, with his rhythm at half speed, and with precise isolated blows, finished with the verticality of Matthysse three times, the last of which caused the referee to end the fight. [Full Article...]

Sturridge could still have a future at Liverpool, says Klopp

Sturridge could still have a future at Liverpool, says Klopp At the moment it's all good and we don't have to make decisions", he told reporters. "I don't think about my players like this - like, maybe he's in or out". The newspaper says that Chelsea - who have also been strongly linked with Alisson recently - are reluctant to pay that kind of money for the goalkeeper but Liverpool's offer will force them to show their hand. [Full Article...]

Paris police urge women to report World Cup sexual assaults

Paris police urge women to report World Cup sexual assaults Several metro stations around the city have been temporarily renamed after France's heroes, with their coach securing arguably the biggest coup with the Champs-Elysees stop renamed Deschamps-Elysees. The changes represent "winks" to the team, Paris transport operator RATP said Monday. Croatia achieved their first ever final appearance with a 2-1 extra time victory over England in the s... [Full Article...]

UNC coach Larry Fedora says the attack on football will be 'the decline of our country'

It's a time for players and coaches to list the reasons for optimism in the fall. "I think [football going away or being changed] would be the decline of our country", Fedora said. Are we ever going to be a flawless country? No. "I don't think that it's been proven the game of football causes CTE, but that's been put out there", Fedora said. [Full Article...]

India's Test team for England tour announced, Rishabh Pant earns maiden call-up

In fact, India dearly missed Bumrah's services in the white-ball series against England . "Bhuvneshwar aggravated a lower back condition in the third ODI against England ". Bhuvneshwar will be assessed by a specialist in London, and a decision will then be taken if he comes back to India or stays in England for rehab. [Full Article...]

DFS PGA Playbook: The Open Championship

This year, however, he's at Carnoustie and a little more prepared for what lies ahead. Rory McIlroy - McIlroy hasn't played almost as poorly of late as people think. Reed has posted top-10 finishes in each of his past three majors. It's sometimes easy to lose sight of the fact that Hadwin is a relative newbie when it comes to majors. [Full Article...]

Raptors 'generate buzz' for Leonard

Raptors 'generate buzz' for Leonard In fact, online sportsbook MyBookie now lists the Toronto Raptors as even money to land the All-Star forward, which is better odds than the Spurs at +400. Kawhi Leonard's future destination remains the biggest enigma in the National Basketball Association world, but according to former NFL-wideout-turned-analyst Cris Carter, not much has changed coming from his side. [Full Article...]

Indianapolis to host 2026 Final Four

Indianapolis to host 2026 Final Four The 2021 and 2026 Men's Final Fours will be managed by Indiana Sports Corp in partnership with host institutions Horizon League and IUPUI. San Antonio has hosted men's Final Four games in 1998, 2004, 2008 and 2018, and the NCAA Women's Final Four in 2002 and 2010. [Full Article...]

Draftkings fantasy golf picks: British Open 2018

Woods has not won a major since the 2008 US Open and although he has the links golf experience, it would be a remarkable story were he to win. "It's my favorite type". That means it's going to play long with bunkers placed in just the right positions to make club selection as a premium this week. "I've grown up on these courses and I'm comfortable on them", McIlroy said. [Full Article...]

Channing Frye returning to Cleveland Cavaliers on 1-year deal

Channing Frye returning to Cleveland Cavaliers on 1-year deal Kevin Love celebrated by posting a meme based on a Sports Illustrated cover announcing Frye's initial decision to join the Cavs, Cavaliers Nation reports . Frye spent the end of last season in Los Angeles as part of the deal that sent Isaiah Thomas there from Cleveland, but was a valuable member of the Cavs' championship team in 2016. [Full Article...]

Insane moment rider JUMPS over Tour de France peloton

Insane moment rider JUMPS over Tour de France peloton Ultimately, Wiggins is unsure of how Team Sky's Tour de France will play out but expects Brailsford to "do his usual" and prioritise the "team winning" over individual aspiration, which may well end with either Froome or Thomas sacrificing their ambitions of yellow to support their teammate. [Full Article...]

Giant LeBron banner to be removed again in Cleveland

Giant LeBron banner to be removed again in Cleveland Superstar LeBron James wasted no time as he agreed to terms on a four-year deal with the Los Angeles Lakers after spending a few hours with Magic Johnson whom he invited to his home this past weekend. According to McGee, James has had him blocked on Instagram for years. "The entire Cavaliers franchise thanks LeBron for that precious moment and for all of the excitement he delivered as he led o... [Full Article...]

Spurs Reportedly Agree to Trade Kawhi Leonard to Raptors for DeMar DeRozan

Spurs Reportedly Agree to Trade Kawhi Leonard to Raptors for DeMar DeRozan Leonard and DeRozan are clearly the centerpieces of the deal, and it's been reported neither player is thrilled about being on the move to their new team. The Spurs drafted Leonard with the 15th overall pick in the 2011 NBA Draft. The Raptors take a shot at a ring and winning Leonard over to their team, if that fails and he bolts they start a rebuild (they also didn't give up young players t... [Full Article...]


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