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Sir Dave Brailsford expects the cascade of vitriol directed at Team Sky to continue all the way to Paris and has condemned Tour de France organisers for not doing more to stop it. Gianni Moscon will play no further part in this year's race after attacking Elie Gesbert. "It was very lovely to win today after three days in the Alps", said Sagan, whose 11th stage win on the race helped take his tally in the points competition to 398 points.
  • Unai Emery lists what he wants from Ozil ahead of new season

    Unai Emery lists what he wants from Ozil ahead of new season

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    Chambers penned a new long-term deal earlier this summer following the appointment of Unai Emery . We will only sign another player if there is an opportunity to bring in that one player, or two players. "We have texted each other during the World Cup and I have congratulated him on his achievements with France, of course". Emery has had his players training twice on most days since taking the reigns following the departure of Arsene Wenger .
  • Sen. Ben Sasse: Trump should declare Russian Federation an 'enemy of America'

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    On Monday, Trump stood beside Russian President Vladimir Putin and challenged American intelligence agencies' findings that Moscow had interfered in the 2016 USA elections. In the Senate, Democratic leader Chuck Schumer of NY called for Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and other top officials to appear before Congress and tell exactly what happened during Trump's two-hour private session with Putin.
  • Croatia President Excited Over W/Cup Final Showdown

    Croatia President Excited Over W/Cup Final Showdown

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    Croatia may have lost but the fearless team and their endearing president will live on in public consciousness. Among those who showed vast joy in their valiant performance was their head of state, President Kolinda Grabar-Kitarovic. Croatia has been caught up in football fever after the Balkan nation of 4.2 million people swept aside more fancied opponents to reach its first ever World Cup final, which Russian Federation is hosting this year.
  • Fit-again Croatia ready for seismic event, says coach Dalic

    Fit-again Croatia ready for seismic event, says coach Dalic

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    Belgium's head coach Roberto Martinez celebrates at the balcony in front of more than 8000 supporters at the Grand-Place, Grote Markt in Brussels city center, as Belgian national football team Red Devils arrive to celebrate with supporters at the balcony of the city hall after reaching the semi-finals and winning the bronze medal at the Russian Federation 2018 World Cup , on July 15, 2018.
  • Surging Martin climbs 'the wall' to earn stage victory

    Surging Martin climbs 'the wall' to earn stage victory

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    Belgian Greg van Avermaet stayed safe in the bunch all day and retained the overall leader's yellow jersey at the end of the stage, six seconds ahead of Welshman Geraint Thomas. Laurent Pichon, another French rider with Fortuneo-Samsic, then also got away alone for a spell. The overall favourites should be tested again in the cobblestoned Stage 9 on Sunday to Roubaix, before heading down to the Alps next week.
  • Matthysse: My Head is Raised, I Lost To a Legend in Pacquiao

    Matthysse: My Head is Raised, I Lost To a Legend in Pacquiao

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    Pacquiao is challenging the 35-year-old Argentinian Matthysse for the latter's WBA Welterweight title. "I said he (Pacquiao) is 39", President Duterte said, relaying his conversation with Pacquiao in an ambush interview after the fight in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia on Sunday.
  • Gorgeous: Kate and Meghan dazzle as they arrive at Wimbledon

    Gorgeous: Kate and Meghan dazzle as they arrive at Wimbledon

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    Kate, Duchess of Cambridge , has often been seen in the Wimbledon royal box over the years with her husband, The Duke of Cambridge, and family members. It's been a busy week for the royals with multiple public appearances. They're not only related by marriage, but are also expected to follow the same etiquette.
  • Chelsea Set To Seal €65m Deal For Maurizio Sarri And Jorginho

    Chelsea Set To Seal €65m Deal For Maurizio Sarri And Jorginho

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    Add the fact that Chelsea badly need to be injected with a new dimension in their game, having Sarri leading the way and fielding in a player like Jorginho will only bring good things to the London club. Chelsea' look set to have a new manager and first summer signing in place in the very near future. "Great man, Great manager". Despite winning the FA Cup last term, the club have parted ways with the Italian, and former Napoli manager Maurizio Sarri will take the reigns, becoming ...
  • Nets trade Jeremy Lin to Hawks

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    The Atlanta Hawks traded Portland's 2020 second-round pick and former draft-and-stash selection Isaia Cordinier to the Brooklyn Nets late Thursday night in exchange for the 29-year-old point guard, a 2025 second-round pick and the rights to swap second-round picks in 2023.
  • Angelique Kerber storms into second Wimbledon final, set to face Serena Williams

    Angelique Kerber storms into second Wimbledon final, set to face Serena Williams

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    Following the baby's delivery, Williams had a number of health issues , including a pulmonary embolism and a hematoma, which led to her having multiple surgeries. The change paid off, with Kerber now playing for the Wimbledon title after a quarterfinal spot at Roland nGarros last month and a semifinal place at the Australian Open at the start of the season.
  • Federer stunned in Wimbledon QF; Nadal, Djokovic, Isner win

    Federer stunned in Wimbledon QF; Nadal, Djokovic, Isner win

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    The third set followed a similar pattern with both players juking with each other until Nishikori blinked first, squandering triple break point in the fifth game before surrendering the first break point he faced in the following game. "You're saying in the point if I toss my racket like this I'm ruining the court?" "I really do. I think with the performances I've had, I deserve to be in the semifinals", said Djokovic, whose last major title came at the 2016 French Open .
  • Zagreb Prepares Spectacular Welcome for Croatia After World Cup Final

    Zagreb Prepares Spectacular Welcome for Croatia After World Cup Final

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    Mrs May was unable to watch the game against Croatia , which saw England crash out of the competition, due to a North Atlantic Treaty Organisation summit but insisted everyone should be proud of what England achieved. The two sides must pick themselves up and dust themselves down after suffering the crushing disappointment of semi-final defeats to play for the modest prize of third place in a fixture often criticised as pointless.
  • Croatia Becomes Smallest Nation to Reach World Cup Final since 1950

    Croatia Becomes Smallest Nation to Reach World Cup Final since 1950

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    What an incredible World Cup , full of twists and surprises, and what a night for Croatia . "When you get to this stage of the competition, the margins are fine. That the nation will be backing them to gain revenge for the World Cup semi-final loss to France in 1998 is without question, as is the fact that there will once again be an army of fans decked out in red and white checks at the Luzhniki Stadium.
  • Fowler: Southgate treats England players like adults

    Fowler: Southgate treats England players like adults

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    The iconic Black Prince statue in City Square is now holding an England flag and its very own football. "We have kept things the same throughout the whole tournament, keep going in the same way and we will do also leading up to Wednesday", he said .
  • Chelsea To Raid Manchester City Prime Target

    Chelsea To Raid Manchester City Prime Target

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    Sarri has been replaced at Napoli by Carlo Ancelotti , but talks are still ongoing over a deal for him to take over from Antonio Conte as manager at Stamford Bridge. Nevertheless, until the uncertainty over the coaching situation is cleared up, with the ESPN report above noting that Conte still faces question marks with Maurizio Sarri linked with his job, it would seem logical from Chelsea's perspective to wait.