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Sport Djokovic overcomes injury scare to make 9th Wimbledon quarter-final
Author: 0 Djokovic overcomes injury scare to make 9th Wimbledon quarter-final

Under the roof on Centre Court, a feverish home crowd witnessed history as Johanna Konta became the first British woman to reach the Wimbledon semifinal since Virginia Wade in 1978. We went to the referee's office before 8pm. There was security reasons. "Comparing to the first couple of matches and the last couple of weeks I think this was the most focused I was on the court".

Sport 49ers one of world's 10 most valuable teams
Author: 0 49ers one of world's 10 most valuable teams

The New England Patriots have been through many changes since Robert Kraft first bought the team in 1994. Forbes placed the New York Yankees second - up from fourth a year ago - with a value of $3.7 billion. Twenty-eight of the teams in the National Football League made the top 50, which is once again led by the Dallas Cowboys . For basketball, the Boston Celtics, ranked 30th ($2.2 billion), behind only the New York Knicks ($3.3 billion), Los Angeles Lakers ($3 billion), ...

Author: 0 Peyton Manning on golfing with President Trump: Un-American to turn down invite

Leave it to late-night talk show host Jimmy Kimmel to get the scoop on the meeting between the legendary quarterback and the leader of the free world. In this politically-charged climate, however, Manning said he had people telling him to not golf with Trump. So I was in town and the President and a lot of politicians were going to be at the banquet.

Author: 0 Kohli the key for new India coach

To many, it might seem like a foregone conclusion that Shastri would eventually become India's coach, but the decision was arrived at after a lot of behind the scene action. In fact, while initially it was speculated that Kohli was the man backing Shastri to return to the top post, it has now come to the fore that the whole team stood united in the call to get Shastri as the coach after they made it clear that working with someone like Anil Kumble wasn't possible.

Sport Carrick named Manchester United captain
Author: 0 Carrick named Manchester United captain

I came to this club as a footballer and I am now a huge fan. "If I do well here, I'm sure he will have a decision to make". I want to play for England . I spoke with Jose and I knew it was the right time to leave and go and play somewhere else. This summer window will be the most extravagant of all time, but also full of controversy, recrimination and bitterness - let us just bask in the old fashioned transfer of a footballing hero back to his beloved club - fond farewells and an even ...

Sport Herrera tussles with new Man United signing in training
Author: 0 Herrera tussles with new Man United signing in training

Lacazette has ample opportunity to prove Mourinho wrong over the next few years, and there may not be much to choose between him at Romelu Lukaku at the end of the season. The former Liverpool and Tottenham man told Sky Sports: "I thought Lukaku was a banker to go to Chelsea , however, as he said it's hard to turn Manchester United down when they come calling".

Sport DeAngelo Williams riles Cowboys fans
Author: 0 DeAngelo Williams riles Cowboys fans

They just don't ever show up during the playoffs. Williams went on to criticize the Cowboys for always choking in the playoffs. He added that, particularly past year, Cowboys fans "got super annoying" leading up to their playoff run, which was foiled by the Packers in the NFC divisional round after a 13-3 season.

Sport Georgia coach Kirby Smart on SEC East
Author: 0 Georgia coach Kirby Smart on SEC East

They room together, they play video games against one another, they share carries in Georgia's backfield. Eight of Georgia's 12 opponents this season rank 57 or lower nationally in stopping the run including six that are 70 or lower with Tennessee , Kentucky and Missouri at 104, 110 and 112 resepctively.

Sport NBA Votes to Reduce Number of Timeouts, Implements Pace-of-Play Changes
Author: 0 NBA Votes to Reduce Number of Timeouts, Implements Pace-of-Play Changes

In the NBA's latest efforts to speed up play, the league announced Wednesday it reduced the number of timeouts per game in addition to implementing two more potential time-saving rule changes . Change: All four periods will have two mandatory timeouts, which will take place after the first stoppage under the seven- and three-minute marks.

Sport Wimbledon 2017: Title favourite Roger Federer eases past Milos Raonic
Author: 0 Wimbledon 2017: Title favourite Roger Federer eases past Milos Raonic

That rule does not apply when it is Federer , king of Wimbledon, inflicting the punishment in the silky manner only the 18-times grand slam champion is capable of. Raonic looked better in the third set, holding serve and taking it to a tiebreak. Roger Federer broke yet another Wimbledon record on Wednesday as he advanced to the semi-final stage of the Championships.

Sport Chelsea defender to hold talks with Premier League sides
Author: 0 Chelsea defender to hold talks with Premier League sides

Zouma has been linked with a move away from Stamford Bridge for the past two months. Ligue 1 giants Marseille, however, remain the favourites to snap up the France worldwide, with new owner Frank McCourt splashing the cash he looks to restore the club to its former greatness, according to the report on Calciomercato.

Sport Nene 'Can't Wait' to Play With Carmelo Anthony in Houston
Author: 0 Nene 'Can't Wait' to Play With Carmelo Anthony in Houston

According to a report from ESPN's Ian Begley on "SportsCenter", Anthony is "confident" that the Knicks will trade him to Houston. The fact that there may be a four-team trade is a sign of just how eager the two sides are to get a trade done.

Sport Murray into 10th straight Wimbledon last eight
Author: 0 Murray into 10th straight Wimbledon last eight

Five-time Wimbledon victor Williams was handed a Centre Court slot for her tussle with Croatian teenager Ana Konjuh and British home favourite Johanna Konta played France's Caroline Garcia on Court One. Any of Murray, Nadal and Djokovic could end the tournament as world number one, though the latter would need to win the title with neither Murray nor Nadal progressing beyond the quarter-finals.

Sport Manchester United misfit to seal £9.8m La Liga transfer
Author: 0 Manchester United misfit to seal £9.8m La Liga transfer

The deal to take Januzaj to Sociedad is also understood to include buy-back and sell-on clauses. However, football can move quickly and now the winger is to leave England after struggling to make a sustained impact at Old Trafford which saw the youngster sent out on two successive less than impressive loan spells with Borussia Dortmund and Sunderland .

Sport AL's Chris Sale, NL's Max Scherzer to start All-Star Game
Author: 0 AL's Chris Sale, NL's Max Scherzer to start All-Star Game

Right fielder Justin Upton of Detroit helped Cleveland's Andrew Miller save the win by making a diving grab of Corey Seager's liner to open the NL 10th. "This is something I'll be hopefully sitting in a rocking chair when I'm 80 years old telling my grandkids and great-grandkids and things like that".

Sport Calvin Johnson admits Lions' losing record impacted decision to retire
Author: 0 Calvin Johnson admits Lions' losing record impacted decision to retire

Johnson elaborated later in the interview segment and was pretty direct about not wanting to play for the Lions due to their championship chances. Two months after saying he wasn't " treated the way I should have been " by the team, Johnson, at a press conference for Italian Bowl XXXVII, took another shot at the franchise when discussing why he didn't seriously consider making a comeback, specifically with the Lions, after retiring last offseason...

Sport Conor McGregor vows to knock Floyd Mayweather out inside four rounds
Author: 0 Conor McGregor vows to knock Floyd Mayweather out inside four rounds

Schaub believes that although both fighters are counter punchers. The event took place the other day in Los Angeles and was seen live on YouTube's live stream service. "He look good for a seven-figure fighter", Mayweather said. I'm just looking at people who are coming out and fighting. Cue an avalanche of hilarious interjections.

Sport Man United offered chance to sign 25-year-old Real Madrid star
Author: 0 Man United offered chance to sign 25-year-old Real Madrid star

Manchester United are now enforcing their transfer plans after already signing Romelu Lukaku and Victor Lindelof. " We're delighted we've been able to complete this transfer ", said Rummenigge. With only 22 appearances last season, it was clear that Rodrigues was not a part of Zidane's plan in the next season. James is a player that offers a lot of versatility and is a big name for an already strong Bayern Squad.

Sport Novak Djokovic Criticizes Wimbledon Officials After His Match Is Delayed
Author: 0 Novak Djokovic Criticizes Wimbledon Officials After His Match Is Delayed

Federer's opponent is Milos Raonic - the third time in four years they'll face each other at the tournament. The experienced Czech player memorably beat Djokovic on his run to the 2010 final, and Djokovic acknowledged he will have to be at his best if he is to beat him and move into the semi-finals, where either Roger Federer or Milos Raonic await.

Sport Investment in Electricity Surpasses Oil, Gas, Coal for First Time Ever
Author: 0 Investment in Electricity Surpasses Oil, Gas, Coal for First Time Ever

The world invested $1.7 trillion in energy developments a year ago, led by China, the US and India, in that order, while some 94% of money spent globally is in regulated markets. Renewables investment was down 3% on five years ago, but capacity additions were 50% greater and expected output from these new renewables was 35% higher.

Author: 0 Eldorado Gold Corp (ELD) Rating Lowered to Speculative Buy at Canaccord Genuity

Eldorado Gold Corp (TSE:ELD) has 0.00% since July 11, 2016 and is. It has underperformed by 16.70% the S&P500. Pursuant to the Arrangement, Integra shareholders will collectively receive, for all the issued common shares of Integra that Eldorado did not already own, approximately CAD$129 million cash and 77 million common shares of Eldorado (representing approximately 10% of the total issued common shares of Eldorado, post-completion of the Arrangement).

Sport Chelsea: How Antonio Conte Plans to Remedy Stamford Bridge Striker Crisis
Author: 0 Chelsea: How Antonio Conte Plans to Remedy Stamford Bridge Striker Crisis

The Premier League champions are having to rethink their summer transfer plans after Manchester United hijacked a £75m deal to sign Romelu Lukaku from Everton ahead of their title rivals. Now, Costa looks to be heading back to Atletico Madrid, the Spanish team he left for Stamford Bridge in 2014, despite the La Liga club currently serving a transfer ban until January 2018.

Sport CONCACAF investigating after French Guyana field ineligible Malouda
Author: 0 CONCACAF investigating after French Guyana field ineligible Malouda

Pacific Time at BBVA Compass Stadium in Houston, Texas. After not playing in the Gold Cup newcomer's first game against Canada, Malouda was given the captain's armband for French Guiana's second match. When: Tuesday, July 11 at 7 p.m. Malouda started the match, so French Guiana faced a 3-0 forfeit despite the actual outcome on the pitch, according to FOX Sports.

Sport Chief Justice to hear plea for Constitution bench on Aadhaar
Author: 0 Chief Justice to hear plea for Constitution bench on Aadhaar

The chief justice's decision came after a 12 July plea by Shyam Divan , who has appeared in several cases related to Aadhaar , arguing against the unique ID number, and Attorney general K.K. The court had recently upheld a statutory provision making linking of Aadhaar with PAN mandatory. During the hearing, Mr. Venugopal highlighted two judgments of the court - M.P.

Sport Man Utd target 'not for sale at any price'
Author: 0 Man Utd target 'not for sale at any price'

They have had one bid turned down and with Spurs adamant the 23-year-old defensive midfielder is not for sale, it appeared José Mourinho had moved on to other targets, including Chelsea's Nemanja Matic . United boss Jose Mourinho has targeted the defensive midfielder and there are claims a £50million offer is being readied by the club for the England global.

Sport Kentavious Caldwell-Pope Signs One-Year Deal With The Lakers
Author: 0 Kentavious Caldwell-Pope Signs One-Year Deal With The Lakers

You might also be interested in. . Caldwell-Pope was selected eighth overall by the Pistons in the 2013 NBA Draft. Now will Nets general manager Sean Marks pivot again to sign another free agent, use his cap space to acquire more assets, or sit on all that money until next year? The Pistons were expected to bring the band back one more time this season, but they were opportunistic and pivoted.

Sport Sano In Tonight's Home Run Derby
Author: 0 Sano In Tonight's Home Run Derby

He had to hit at least 22 homers to tie the Miami Marlins' Justin Bour in the round, and he wasted no time getting to work. It was an incredible atmosphere. He has minimal pressure compared to heavily favored Judge , he is playing in his home park in Miami , and he does have 20 home runs on the year. Bellinger was clearly exhausted in the round, hitting 12 homers.