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England, fans euphoric after shootout triumph

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Courtois poured salt in Pickford's wounds following Belgium's Group G victory over England last Thursday by apparently criticising Pickford for the technique he employed when flailing for Adnan Januzaj's curling effort from the edge of the box. Read More »

Elon Musk Sends Engineers To Help Thai Cave Rescue Mission

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Samam Khunan, 38, fell unconscious after delivering oxygen to the stranded soccer team. "Our last trip together was to Malaysia". "We are calculating how much time we have it if rains, how many hours and days", he said. As the situation develops it is becoming clear that Thai authorities consider diving them out to be a very last resort - even with professional divers guiding them (who struggle themselves during this swim), ropes to grab onto, and other forms of help, it's still an ... Read More »

Brazil right-back Danilo to sit out rest of World Cup

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In England , World Cup fever is building as hopes rise that Gareth Southgate´s young team can beat Sweden on Saturday and reach the semi-finals for the first time since 1990. Romelu Lukaku had an off day in the round of 16, but his quality makes him the player to watch out for a while other big names in Kevin De Bruyne and Eden Hazard remain a risky proposition. Read More »

Brazil Coach To Play Filipe Luis Ahead Of Marcelo Against Mexico

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The team that finished the last match. He has already returned to training and, if necessary, will be able to go on a replacement. Brazil's team doctor Rodrigo Lasmar claims that a hotel mattress could have caused the injury that forced Marcelo to miss the majority of Wednesday's 2018 World Cup clash with Serbia. Read More »

Grayson Allen, Trae Young got tangled up in a summer league game

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With Allen on defense, the Hawks guard tried to take a long two-pointer, but got tied up with Allen in the process. Allen was all over Young, Young became visibly frustrated and when Allen fouled him on a shot attempt, Young shoved Allen towards the floor while Allen responded pushing Young in the chest with his head on his way back to the bench. Read More »

Foreign Volunteers Join Rescue Efforts For Boys Trapped In Thai Cave

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The navy is teaching the boys the basics of diving, with a view to guiding them out through flood waters. However, cave rescue specialists have cautioned against that approach except as a last resort, because of the dangers it poses. were heading to Thailand to see if they could help. There has been no immediate official reaction to his plans. FIFA President Gianni Infantino wrote to the Thai soccer association (FAT) on Thursday to extend the invite, which the organization subsequently ... Read More »

Billionaire Elon Musk Offers Help for Cave 13

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The Boring Company is an infrastructure and tunnel construction company, while SpaceX is Musk's aerospace venture. SpaceX, Boring Co and Tesla could help helpful with several technologies ranging from drilling to battery modules and water pump systems. Read More »

Sebastian Vettel hits out at Formula One penalty system

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A botched call from the pitwall saw him fail to pit along with his rivals causing him to lose the lead before a mechanical problem ensured he failed to finish a grand prix for the first time in two years. At this point, the virtual safety auto was deployed. "There's a great energy within the team so although it was a painful experience I think it brought us closer , it made us stronger and I think coming here there's been some fixes". Read More »

Roger Federer drops decades-old Nike partnership for Uniqlo

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Three-time major victor Stan Wawrinka stunned Bulgarian sixth seed Grigor Dimitrov 1-6, 7-6 (3), 7-6 (5), 6-4 in the first round. "So the "RF" logo is with Nike at the moment, but it will come to me at some point", Federer said . On Tuesday, the 70th-ranked Lopez grabbed the record outright when he faced Federico Delbonis of Argentina at the All England Club before completing a 6-3, 6-4, 6-2 win. Read More »

Thunder, Carmelo Anthony Reportedly Will Part Ways Sometime This Summer

However, would the Thunder be able to use the stretch provision on Anthony's contract the club would shave off $107 million off this coming season's team payroll and tax bill. Despite providing a third-scoring option for the Thunder a year after OKC struggled to generate offense and shooting 37 percent on catch-and-shoot 3-pointers in a new role, Anthony shot a career-low 40.4 percent from the field and was a defensive liability at power forward. Read More »

Plenty of tests as Froome looms large over Tour de France

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The closure of the investigation means that Froome's recent successes no longer have an asterisk against them, and he goes to the Tour having won the last three Grand Tours. The eight-man team will contain two debutants in Bernal and Moscon. Furthermore, Froome can become the first rider since the late Marco Pantani in 1998 to achieve the Giro-Tour double in the same season. Read More »

Flying bugs, 'lucky' opponent send No. 2 seed Wozniacki out of Wimbledon

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Caroline Wozniacki of Denmark leaves the court after being defeated by Ekaterina Makarova of Russian Federation in their women's singles match on the third day at the Wimbledon Tennis Championships in London , Wednesday July 4, 2018. Wozniacki was down 5-1 in the third set and saved four match points as she tried to come back, but lost her serve in the final game. The 36-year-old American barely broke sweat in a one-sided first set but was tested by the world number 135 in the second ... Read More »

Keys out as Wimbledon seeds keep falling

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Nadal will be up against the promising Alex de Minaur, who beat Pierre Hugues Herbert 6-2, 6-7 (8), 7-5, 6-3. Ken and Neal Skupski , the British doubles pairing, were already two sets up against Aisam-ul-Haq Qureshi and Jean-Julien Rojer when Federer arrived on the court adjacent to their match. Read More »

Goalkeeper Sam Johnstone joins West Brom for £6.5m

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He moved to the Baggies from Birmingham, initially on loan, in the summer of 20011. The 25-year-old Preston-born shot-stopper is a United youth product who has spent his senior career away from the club on loan. "He's a Premier League goalkeeper without a doubt. That's my ambition", Cutler told the club's official website . He is a strong, committed defender who can play on the left or right, and so his versatility gives us good options at the back. Read More »

FIFA rebukes Maradona over 'robbery' comments

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After a game that was about 50% shithousery from both teams and 50% cagey passing, Maradona unleashed both barrels on the officials and Federation Internationale de Football Association for supposedly helping England win. "As the captain of legends, I have to tell (FIFA president Gianni) Infantino this can not be left like this". A statement added: "FIFA strongly rebukes the criticism of the performance of the match officials which it considers to have been positive in a tough and highly ... Read More »

Wimbledon 2018: Serena beats Rus to enter second round

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A Williams' spokeswoman later reached out to Deadspin and called the test "invasive and targeted". Athletes on USADA's testing list are required to inform the agency of their whereabouts at all times of year, and they must make themselves available for a 60-minute window each day during which a collector may arrive. Read More »

Kvitova suffers shock first round Wimbledon exit

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World number one Simona Halep started her challenge for a first Wimbledon title with a 6-2, 6-4 win over Japan's Kurumi Nara. " 'Although not playing my best tennis, I opened up a few doors and was a couple points away from winning this match ", said Sharapova in press conference. Read More »

Willian to snub Manchester United for Barcelona

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According to United Kingdom news outlet the Metro , Barcelona are ready to offer three players to Chelsea in exchange for Willian . Red Devils manager Jose Mourinho maintains an interest in reuniting with Willian, whom he managed previously while in charge at Chelsea, but Barca have the edge as the playmaker is "determined" to play alongside Lionel Messi , per Mundo Deportivo (via the Mirror's Thomas Bristow ). Read More »

Georgia's Fromm suffers fracture in non-throwing hand

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It doesn't sound like this injury may lead to him falling behind. It might be time for Fromm to cool it on the lake activities, at least while he's playing football. 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 Harrison High School. Read More »

Quarter and semi final match dates, and latest results

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England's World Cup win over Colombia was watched by a peak UK TV audience of 24.4 million, ITV said today. The top half contains more heavyweights, with 1998 champions France taking on two-time winners Uruguay and Brazil set to face Belgium. Read More »

Thai official says boys may be taken out of cave in stages

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There are 20 pumps now draining floodwaters from the cave and water levels have been reduced about 40% in some areas. Thai authorities are considering the option of diving. But heavy rain expected in the next few days could slow progress. The governor also said the level of the water in the cave had decreased substantially, by about 1cm per hour or 180,000 litres per hour, and that 130 million litres had been expelled from the cave so far. Read More »

We have to learn to suffer, says Brazil's Neymar

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Neymar has been accused in the media, especially in Britain, for diving, rolling and exaggerating fouls. The debate got heated during the recent World Cup , when Messi scored his first goal against Nigeria on June 27, which sent Arsen into a mood for celebration. Read More »