Wednesday September 19-th, 2018

England star marvels at journey from MK Dons to Moscow England star marvels at journey from MK Dons to Moscow

Thursday will mark the 20th anniversary of France's only World Cup victory, when it defeated Brazil 3-0, and come Sunday it will try to do the same against the victor of England and Croatia on Wednesday. However, this is not like Euro 2016. W...

Former UCLA basketball player Billy Knight found dead on Phoenix roadway

Nonetheless, there is a strong belief that Knight may have committed suicide judging from the sorry tone of his last message that he had penned down and posted verbally on Youtube. Life is not a game. "I just ask God for forgiveness for all the wrong...

Djokovic into Wimbledon semi-final, blasts unnecessary warnings Djokovic into Wimbledon semi-final, blasts unnecessary warnings

In the penultimate game, Federer hit a shot that went close to the line, the crowd gasped but Anderson was able to get the ball back in play. With Wednesday's other two quarterfinals between world No 1 Rafael Nadal and Juan Martin del Potro and...

Zlatko Dalic says Croatia's World Cup progress is no surprise Zlatko Dalic says Croatia's World Cup progress is no surprise

Dalic stressed that the presence of Croatia in the semifinals is deserved and he placed the current generation of players on a par with the Croatian squad that won the bronze medal at the 1998 World Cup in France. He has, however, noted the set-p...

Modric reveals Croatia biggest concern ahead of England clash Modric reveals Croatia biggest concern ahead of England clash

However, the team's unexpected run came to an end at the hands of Croatia but not before dragging the game to penalties on Saturday. Especially in Croatia, where after nerve-breaking game on Saturday with Russian Federation, everybody seems to follow...

Roger Federer eliminated in Wimbledon quarterfinals Roger Federer eliminated in Wimbledon quarterfinals

Anderson struggled to make any impression on Federer's serve as the Swiss' guile saw him dominate, breaking for a second time when a deep forehand could only be returned long by the South African. 1 since 2015. Djokovic has improved in every tour...

Defending Wimbledon champion Federer ousted in quarter-final Defending Wimbledon champion Federer ousted in quarter-final

After that things became a little trickier, and Federer was in danger of losing a set when Mannarino had three break points in the eighth game of the third set. The final set lasted 90 minutes, and it was captivating stuff. Anderson stayed cool and...

Sterling at heart of England World Cup bid despite goal drought Sterling at heart of England World Cup bid despite goal drought

Sterling has started four of England's five games on their run to the semi-finals, looking threatening at times yet unable to end an worldwide goal drought that dates back to October 2015. But let's think: How might football come home to Singapor...

These are the semi-final matchups at the FIFA World Cup (SCHEDULE) These are the semi-final matchups at the FIFA World Cup (SCHEDULE)

Before they didn't have any pressure. In one of the most intense matches seen in this World Cup , Croatia edged past a gritty Russian Federation side on the last kick of the penalty shoot-out to make it to the tournament's semi-finals, for the f...

Knox wins Irish Open in playoff after extraordinary finish Knox wins Irish Open in playoff after extraordinary finish

McIlroy expressed delight at the success of this week's Ballyliffin event after the European Tour's decision to bring the tournament to the Donegal venue for the first time. "I hit the ball the best I've hit it on Thursday and I felt like I sort of k...

Na ends seven-year drought at Greenbrier Classic Na ends seven-year drought at Greenbrier Classic

As Na was waiting to be interviewed by CBS Sports after the win, he received a text from Tiger Woods. "It feels unbelievable. I see the record every time on TV - the most top fives, the most top 10s without a win", he told CBS. Bubba Watson struggl...

Liverpool-supporting Tranmere player brands Loris Karius 'f****** s***' after latest error Liverpool-supporting Tranmere player brands Loris Karius 'f****** s***' after latest error

Karius failed to deal with a free-kick from Oliver Norburn and dropped the ball in the path of Jonny Smith , who scored for Tranmere. "Two brilliant footballers make this mistake, but we don't talk about it". That's our part of the deal. His p...

Rafa Benitez gives his verdict on England's World Cup hopes

However, ahead of England v Croatia tonight, I can't disagree this time. It's been over 600 days since Gareth Southgate took charge of his first England game. Another football fan flying to Croatia to watch the game is James Stephenson, from Win...

How to Watch England vs. Croatia How to Watch England vs. Croatia

Modric started that match at Wembley and remains integral to Croatia's game 11 years later, the captain having been widely hailed as one of the best players at the finals in Russian Federation. Pundit Paul Merson has told the Daily Star that he thin...

Liverpool close in on Shaqiri for bargain price Liverpool close in on Shaqiri for bargain price

Liverpool are confident that they will sign Swiss worldwide Xherdan Shaqiri this summer, according to a report in The Guardian. One of Switzerland's star performances in Russian Federation, his last-minute victor against Serbia sent the side throu...

England target World Cup final but gifted Croatia stand in the way England target World Cup final but gifted Croatia stand in the way

He was more creative in terms of recovery of the ball, one-on-ones, he performed very well. "I am perfectly ready and fit and I can say the same for my team-mates". Goalkeeper Hugo Lloris made another excellent save to help his team to victory and ...

Thibaut Courtois puts Real Madrid on red alert Thibaut Courtois puts Real Madrid on red alert

Real are looking at a new keeper and both Courtois and Roma's Alisson were narrowed down as their top-two targets - but a deal for Chelsea's Belgian is somewhat cheaper, given he has just 12-months left on his current deal. "Face Time is lovely...

David Beckham calls on England fans to cheer, not jeer Raheem Sterling David Beckham calls on England fans to cheer, not jeer Raheem Sterling

Some see the fact that he is yet to score in the tournament as a huge negative. Sterling's pace and willingness to run at opposition defences has been a major part of England's attacking threat, but his timid finishing has frustrated some fans.

Sei Young Kim shatters LPGA scoring records, wins by 9 shots Sei Young Kim shatters LPGA scoring records, wins by 9 shots

After a blemish-free third round, the 25-year-old followed up with another faultless day, mixing 11 pars with seven birdies. Kim fired an eagle and six birdies in her eight-under par round on the par-72 Thornberry course in Oneida, Wisconsin .

If I was Mesut Ozil, I’d retire from worldwide duty - father If I was Mesut Ozil, I’d retire from worldwide duty - father

The Arsenal playmaker has been targeted for criticism in the aftermath of the 2014 champions' premature exit from the ongoing World Cup and as a effect, his future on the worldwide scene has been called into question. But, as effectively the No. 2...

Clutch Fakhar Zaman soars to number two in ICC T20I rankings Clutch Fakhar Zaman soars to number two in ICC T20I rankings

Like Finch, Fakhar Zaman of Pakistan was in stellar form in Harare , where he totalled 278 runs in the series, including a match-winning knock of 91 against Australia after Pakistan had slumped to two for two after setting a victory target o...

Superb defence takes France close to another World Cup title Superb defence takes France close to another World Cup title

He said: "That doesn't happen too often - the only time that it happened in Belgian football was in 1986 and we finished fourth, so we need to understand that this is an important game". "We want Gareth and the players to know that the city of Lee...

Roger Federer, Serena Williams speak about many seeds losing at Wimbledon Roger Federer, Serena Williams speak about many seeds losing at Wimbledon

Serena Williams , who lost a set for the first time at this year's Wimbledon, came back to win the final two sets 6-3, 6-4. Was Mannarino intimidated by playing in that hallowed arena? I was not thinking too much about the match points.

'Thank You Infinitely': Cristiano Ronaldo Addresses Real Madrid Fans Following His Departure 'Thank You Infinitely': Cristiano Ronaldo Addresses Real Madrid Fans Following His Departure

Chelsea star Eden Hazard has reportedly emerged as a summer transfer target for Spanish champions Barcelona who are said to be ready for a deal to sign the Belgium global. That is according to journalist Melchor Ruiz (via Cope ) who claims th...

Police warn England World Cup revellers after weekend's ‘shocking behaviour’ Police warn England World Cup revellers after weekend's ‘shocking behaviour’

Marks & Spencer, which has been the official suit supplier to the England team since 2007, said demand for waistcoats has risen 35% thanks to what they say is "the Gareth Southgate effect". But Gareth Southgate's stars can expect more than half...

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