Thursday July 19-th, 2018

France v Belgium: key head-to-head battles to look out for France v Belgium: key head-to-head battles to look out for

And that is key because in Kevin de Bruyne and Romelu Lukaku , Belgium have two more players who can make the difference at any time and against any team. Southgate has told his players they have the potential to be bigger heroes even than the t...

Ambulance Leaves Thai Cave on 2nd Day of Rescue Operation Ambulance Leaves Thai Cave on 2nd Day of Rescue Operation

Rescue workers and divers are using the break to rest and prepare for the next phase of the grueling operation, which Osotthanakorn said involves some of the hardest diving in the world. As of 2:40 p.m. local time, the rescue has been underway for ...

Sweet 16 for Roger Federer at Wimbledon Sweet 16 for Roger Federer at Wimbledon

ICC also posted superimposed pictures of Federer and Sachin Tendulkar in Spiderman costumes with a caption, "When greatness recognises greatness". If Federer beats Mannarino (and what a shock it would be if he does not), he will have his first prop...

Williams, Federer reach quarterfinals at Wimbledon Williams, Federer reach quarterfinals at Wimbledon

She beat the ninth-seeded Williams in the third round after coming from a break down in the third set. Serena Williams figures this statistic needs an asterisk: For the first time since Wimbledon started seeding players in the 1920s, none of the...

England's set-piece mastery reaping rewards at World Cup England's set-piece mastery reaping rewards at World Cup

Hear the story of Young's success from teachers at John Henry Newman School, ex-Watford assistant manager Nigel Gibbs and ex-Watford assistant academy director Chris Cummins. "Thank you for coming on our ride with us". Harry Kane has insisted tha...

Gary Neville's World Cup predictions are very impressive in hindsight Gary Neville's World Cup predictions are very impressive in hindsight

Dier is likely to start on the bench with manager Gareth Southgate preferring Liverpool's Jordan Henderson in the defensive midfield slot but he could well feature at some stage against a Croatia side whose strength is in central midfield.

Modric chasing World Cup dream Modric chasing World Cup dream

Apart from the experience of 103 global appearances, Lloris has a few other things going his way when he's trying to stop them - including the fact he's faced numerous Belgians already while playing for Tottenham in the Premier League . Russian fans...

Rohit ton, Pandya career-best give India T20I honours Rohit ton, Pandya career-best give India T20I honours

We expect that from him. Another tight over from Adil Rashid (0-32) briefly turned that hope to belief before Pandya and Rohit took 15 from the next from Jake Ball to put India firmly back in the ascendancy. "I try to think like a batsman and try...

Cristiano Ronaldo talk overshadows Emre Can Juventus unveiling Cristiano Ronaldo talk overshadows Emre Can Juventus unveiling

However, reports from Italy on the weekend quashed any claims that Dybala would leave the club this summer. The 33-year-old remains confident in his ability to perform at the highest level and thus turned down the offer without too much conside...

Croatia Lands in Moscow Ahead of World Cup Showdown with England

We were together during the magnificent story at Leicester and I will remember that always", said Kramaric. "We encourage everyone to enjoy the World Cup , but want to remind people to be considerate and tolerant of others". Furthermore, uproar over...

Hamilton questions Ferrari 'tactics' after first-lap spin Hamilton questions Ferrari 'tactics' after first-lap spin

The collision on the opening lap was the second in three races in which a Ferrari had hit a Mercedes , which led to several at Mercedes to question the Italian team's tactics. "I had to go over the limit to get that time out of the auto, which is ...

LiAngelo Ball signing with Los Angeles ... Ballers LiAngelo Ball signing with Los Angeles ... Ballers

The middle child of the three Ball brothers still believes he'll one day end up as a member of the Los Angeles Lakers alongside older brother Lonzo . Weeks ago, in an interview with NiceKicks.com , Ball said he was not going to play in the JBA. ...

Australia bowl first in T20 v Pakistan Australia bowl first in T20 v Pakistan

But having made 28 off 18, and just when the partnership was settling into a rhythm, Sarfraz committed the biggest unforced error of a match littered with them. Considering their batting frailties they might be tempted to bat first against Zimbabwe ...

Gareth Southgate Tells England Stars: Gareth Southgate Tells England Stars: "Be Bigger Than 1966 Heroes"

London Ambulance Service tweeted out photos of the badly damaged ambulance. But the London Ambulance Service reacted with disappointment to the celebrations, saying fans should be "better than this". "This vehicle is now off the road and unable to...

Dalic: Croatia will have enough energy for England Dalic: Croatia will have enough energy for England

Russia , the lowest-ranked nation at their own tournament, showed vast courage and matched the unbeaten Croatian team led by Luka Modric . The Russians as hosts did not need to qualify for the World Cup and their ranking of 70 in the world was t...

Dunphy expects England-Belgium World Cup final Dunphy expects England-Belgium World Cup final

Former Croatia striker Davor Suker has claimed that England are "lucky" to still be in the 2018 World Cup . With no further goals in the second half, the match was forced into extra-time, where Domagoj Vida put the visitors in front after 10...

England fans 'dare to dream' after win over Sweden England fans 'dare to dream' after win over Sweden

England's World Cup victory over Sweden on July 7th led to a record-breaking 3.8 million live viewers streaming the event on iPlayer and the BBC Sport website - the BBC's highest online-viewed live programme in its history. According to one Engla...

Latest Odds and Projections for Semi-Finals Latest Odds and Projections for Semi-Finals

The forward has been criticised by Henry in the past, but he said there were no hard feelings - just his hunger to win. Nineteen-year-old striker Kylian Mbappe put in an eye-catching display in the thrilling 4-3 victory over Argentina, and Fra...

The pain is great, says Neymar after SWC exit The pain is great, says Neymar after SWC exit

In this Instagram post, Neymar wrote: "I can say that this is the saddest moment of my career, it is incredibly painful because we knew we could get there, we knew we had conditions to go further, to make history". The Paris Saint-Germain star left...

Wimbledon 2018: Irrepressible Rafael Nadal marches past Jiri Vesely into last eight Wimbledon 2018: Irrepressible Rafael Nadal marches past Jiri Vesely into last eight

The defending champion needed only an hour and 34 minutes to win 6-3, 7-5, 6-2, extending his run of consecutive sets won at Wimbledon to 29 and making him the most successful male player on the surface. With that, the door shut on Mannarino as Fed...

Four more boys rescued from Thailand cave Monday Four more boys rescued from Thailand cave Monday

Officials said Sunday it may "take days" to bring the entire group to the surface . Osatanakorn said a 1.6km-long passage from the cave entrance to the third chamber, a staging ground for the mission, was "mostly walkable", adding: "Although there...

Manchester United vs Leicester to kick off Premier League season Manchester United vs Leicester to kick off Premier League season

United's season opener against Tottenham Hotspur as well as games against Cardiff City , Chelsea and Manchester City have been selected by Sky Sports and BT Sport. The Reds' trip to Crystal Palace was also pushed back from its provisional ...

Hamilton backtracks while Ferrari boss attacks Mercedes

Mercedes and Ferrari's fierce rivalry has become even more tense in recent weeks with Hamilton's clash with Raikkonen not the first contact between the teams. Raikkonen received a 10-second penalty for the incident and said he accepted that it was ...

Once top-10, qualifier Gulbis tops No. 4 Zverev at Wimbledon Once top-10, qualifier Gulbis tops No. 4 Zverev at Wimbledon

World No. 47 van Uytvanck, who had never previously beaten a top-10 player, will face Estonia's Anett Kontaveit for a place in the last 16 today. The Spanish third seed said after falling in fading light: "There's nothing I can do.to say somethin...

Belgian sights firmly set on World Cup victory, Vermaelen says Belgian sights firmly set on World Cup victory, Vermaelen says

On Tuesday, he will represent the enemy. The two have become so close since Henry joined Roberto Martinez's Belgium coaching staff in 2016 that they often meet up after Lukaku's Premier League matches to discuss his performances. And rather...

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