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by | July 10, 2018 | 02:57

The 12 young footballers and their coach became trapped in the Thiam Luang cave two weeks ago due to rising water after they entered the cave made it impossible for them to escape. The plight of the group has transfixed Thailand and the rest of the world, as authorities struggled to locate them and then devise a plan to get the boys and their coach out.

by | July 09, 2018 | 00:44

The appearance of the safety auto on the 33rd of 52 laps, after Sauber's Marcus Ericsson crashed at Abbey, was greeted with a huge cheer from the 140,500 crowd who had already cheered Hamilton's every overtake. Lap 22 - Vettel still is in the lead. He went on to make reference to Vettel taking out Valtteri Bottas on the first lap of the French Grand Prix two weeks ago, but stopped short of saying Raikkonen defnitely hit him on objective at Silverstone .

by | July 09, 2018 | 00:21

Thousands of fans have gathered in Moscow to welcome back the Russian team after its narrow loss in the World Cup quarterfinals. The five-time world champions left the World Cup empty handed after losing to Belgium in the quarterfinals, leaving only European teams contending for the title in Russian Federation.

by | July 09, 2018 | 00:09

Very fearless and talented people!,' the president wrote on Twitter Sunday morning. She said members of the 353rd U.S. Special Operations Group and U.S. "But I expect the operation to finish in the next couple of days". Other divers were on guard along the unsafe first kilometer of the passageway. Reporters are ordered to move 2 kilometres back as final rescue preparations began on Sunday at Tham Luang cave in Mae Sai district, Chiang Rai.

by | July 06, 2018 | 22:32

Wimbledon has come under fire in the past for sending top women's seeds, including Venus and sister Serena, out to the smaller courts. On Wednesday, there were more women's matches than men's on six show courts. Williams, who gave birth to her daughter in September, won the last of her crowns at SW19 in 2016, which was also the last time she competed in south London.

by | July 06, 2018 | 22:30

Nadal insisted he has no problem with the Brazilian official, but admitted he had previously requested the ATP appoint other umpires to his matches. Djokovic overcame an apparent thigh problem to beat Horacio Zeballos 6-1 6-2 6-3, while top-ranked Nadal defeated Mikhail Kukushkin of Kazakhstan 6-4 6-3 6-4.

by | July 05, 2018 | 03:29

As the match continued Neymar's "performance" intensified, with some calling him a "great footballer, even better actor". Neymar has had an unspectacular World Cup so far, although by no means unproductive. Brazil coach Tite defended his player and insisted Layun "stepped on him". Brazilian football star Neymar has been subject to a lot of criticism during the World Cup .

by | July 05, 2018 | 02:17

For the week, Park carded rounds of 66-72-71-69 for a finish at 10-under 278. "Wind just took it really hard to the left, and then it's in the water hazard", she said. Park slammed home a 7-foot birdie putt to win, as Ryu's birdie effort rolled past the left edge of the cup. Putting from the back fringe, Hataoka's 15-foot birdie effort missed right, and she was eliminated.

by | July 05, 2018 | 01:32

Penalty hero Marcus Rashford trained with England's back-ups the day after helping Gareth Southgate's men to a memorable World Cup shootout win against Colombia. Of their nine World Cup goals so far, seven have come from dead ball situations (including three penalties). The national teams, which cleared the round of Last 16, are hosts Russia , Croatia , Uruguay , France , Brazil , Belgium , Sweden and England .

by | July 04, 2018 | 17:29

If Barcelona forward Messi , who previously quit the Argentina team in 2016 before changing his mind, does not continue until the 2022 World Cup in Qatar , he will end his career without a major trophy for his country. "I could not contain myself and told her what I thought about the vain Ronaldo , the Portuguese national team and all the clubs she likes."Then I took my belongings and left her forever", he said with finality".

by | July 04, 2018 | 16:40

Swapping Real for Juventus would also involve waving goodbye to Madrid's temperate winters and having to acclimatize to Turin's far more rigid climate. Neymar is one season into a five-year deal that would see him stay with the French champion until his 30th-birthday. Real Madrid have denied they have agreed a deal to sign Paris St-Germain forward Kylian Mbappe .

by | July 04, 2018 | 15:48

He scored more goals than he had in all the previous tournaments put together. After the match, Portugal coach Fernando Santos couldn't come to terms with the result. Aguero's opportunistic header into the goal after replacing Pavon underlined how Argentina failed to combine as a team through poor selection and planning.

by | July 04, 2018 | 15:06

Two years later, it was re-recorded with slightly different lyrics as "3 Lions 98" - and, of course, it resurfaces pretty much every time there's a footy tournament in which England are involved. Fans were quick to comment below Megan's post to congratulate them both. Those of us over 40 have waited a long time to win one of those. "I've got that power and agility to get around the goal", Pickford said.

by | July 03, 2018 | 21:21

The 34-year-old dropped to the bench for the last-16 clash, having started all of Spain's three group games, but was introduced on 67 minutes for his 131st global cap. "I spoke with every player individually more than I had in the past and I had to explain to them why, where, what, and it has worked out as you see.

by | July 03, 2018 | 21:17

But despite claiming the Eastern Conference crown for a fourth straight year, James was given a blunt reminder of how far short the Cavs are of a championship caliber team when they were swept 4-0 by the Warriors in the Finals. Cleveland was unceremoniously swept by the Golden State Warriors in the 2018 NBA Finals. Paul informed the Cavs on Friday morning that the four-time MVP would not opt in to the final year of his contract; James was scheduled to make $35.6 million in 2018-19.

by | July 03, 2018 | 21:10

Pacific time and followed an interesting Monday of free agency action. "The Lakers have renounced Julius Randle , making him an unrestricted free agent, league source tells ESPN ", he tweeted. The players are nice in theory - Stephenson is a big, athletic ball-handler who can be a pest on defense; McGree is a rim-running, rim-protecting big man; Rondo is one of the smartest players in the National Basketball Association and one of the most gifted passers - but they have rarely ever ...

by | July 03, 2018 | 21:10

The only relevant question was how, exactly, he would re-sign; with most every option available to him, what kind of contract structure would Durant prefer? Doug McDermott (restricted): Mr. LeBron James really did make an attempt to break up the Warriors, it seems. Grant's agent, Happy Walters, confirmed Grant's decision in a text message to The Associated Press .

by | July 03, 2018 | 21:07

Mexico has crashed out of the soccer World Cup in Russian Federation after losing 2-0 to five-time champions Brazil in the southern city of Samara today. During the win over Costa Rica in the group stage, Neymar tried to win a penalty by flopping to the ground in the area. It was a performance that illustrated coach Tite's influence on this Brazil team.

by | July 02, 2018 | 07:34

Russian Federation coach Stanislav Cherchesov believes the World Cup hosts' shock victory over title contenders Spain on penalites following a 1-1 draw in the last 16 on Sunday "is only the beginning". Akinfeev used his trailing left foot to kick the ball high away from the goal on Spain's last attempt by Aspas. La Furia Roja made a bright start to the second half, with Jordi Alba forcing a sharp save out of Akinfeev from inside the box in the 47th minute, while Costa failed to keep ...

by | July 02, 2018 | 06:35

The 29-year-old has spent all 10 of his National Basketball Association seasons with the Clippers . It was another strong season for Jordan past year as he averaged 12.0 points per game to go along with 15.2 rebounds, finishing second in the league to Andre Drummond at 16.0.

by | July 02, 2018 | 05:03

Cleveland.com's Joe Vardon reported that James' mind would not be made up with or without Leonard landing with the Lakers. The Cavaliers' odds have fallen to 500/1. When he returned to Cleveland, Kyrie Irving was already there and Kevin Love was on his way via a trade. A look at the latest news involving unrestricted free agent LeBron James .

by | July 02, 2018 | 04:19

As for Embiid and Simmons, it's obvious why they would be excluded from any trade. Point guard Shai Gilgeous Alexander , who was drafted by the Clippers in June, is one of the promising young players being rumored as part of the trade package for Kawhi Leonard .

by | July 02, 2018 | 03:58

They had two Game 7 matches in the series - one with the Indian Pacers in the first round and with the Boston Celtics in the Conference Finals. "I think the pick along with our youth and our momentum as a franchise, for LeBron and for everybody, I think there's a real energy here".

by | July 02, 2018 | 02:56

After a shocking start that saw both teams concede clumsy goals in the first four minutes of the game, things settled down, and Croatia had just a bit more of the match than Denmark but still found themselves on the brink a couple times against a disciplined opponent.

by | July 01, 2018 | 04:53

Asked whether he will continue in the role he has held for the last 12 years, Low, 58, told a press conference: "That's hard to say". "We believed in it until the very end, we tried to shoot, but we just couldn't get the ball in". Germany's team of superstars could only look on in shock in the final minutes of the match as United States referee Mark Geiger called for the video assistant referee to intervene after the unmarked Kim had bundled his shot past Germany 'keeper Manuel Neuer ...