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Sport Benjamin Mendy To Miss Monaco Tour Amid Manchester City Talk
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City's transfer business was going well before Dani Alves made a decision to snub them, meaning they would more than get back on track with a bid for Mbappe, not to mention the Kyle Walker deal that looks set to go through today. Manchester City are keen to wrap up a £40 million deal for the France left-back quickly, so he can join their travelling party which heads to Houston on Monday (July 17).

Sport Highlights of Wimbledon day 11
Author: 0 Highlights of Wimbledon day 11

He scored a mini break with a delicate volley, and when Cilic hit a forehand an inch long (he challenged Hawk-Eye, unsuccessfully) the American got his nose in front at 5-4. Federer served consecutive aces to fend off two break points at 2-3 in a second set which drifted to another tiebreak. Venus, meanwhile, will be playing in her 16th career Slam final.

Author: 0 Stats to Get you Primed for Wimbledon's Women's Final

Venus Williams will try to become the oldest woman to win Wimbledon for 109 years on Saturday although, ominously for her the last time a 37-year-old reached the final, it was a Spaniard who ruined the script. Muguruza is through to the final for the second time in three years and is looking to go one better after losing to Serena in 2015. The last time Venus had reached multiple Slam finals in a calendar year was in 2003 (runner-up at AO and Wimbledon).

Sport Muguruza Stands Between Venus, Record as Oldest Grand Slam Winner
Author: 0 Muguruza Stands Between Venus, Record as Oldest Grand Slam Winner

Venus Williams , of course, is a tall order, probably the sentimental choice for tennis fans as they've watched her rebound from chronic illness and personal tragedies - the drive-by murder of a half-sister, the auto accident in Florida last month that resulted in an elderly man's death (and for which police originally said Williams was to blame, though they've since retracted that statement).

Author: 0 Venus Williams vs Garbine Muguruza, Wimbledon 2017 women's final

But the young Spaniard seems to be a favorite because of her form as demonstrated throughout the tournament. "She just loves to play and she enjoys going out there". "Serena's always in my corner and usually it's her in these finals and I'm trying my best to represent Williams family as best I can", Venus told the " BBC ".

Author: 0 Zlatan Ibrahimovic in talks with MLS side over £6M-a-year move

That's a big reason why the Galaxy is reportedly nearing a deal with former Manchester United star Ibrahimovic. The striker is also being linked with a move to LA Galaxy , United's first opponents on their tour of the USA at the StubHub Center in the early hours of Sunday morning, after promising a major announcement.

Sport Rajnath, Sushma to brief select Opposition leaders on China stand-off
Author: 0 Rajnath, Sushma to brief select Opposition leaders on China stand-off

Home Minister Rajnath Singh and External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj will brief Opposition leaders on the standoff, the sources said. The meeting was attended by top opposition leaders including Ghulam Nabi Azad, Mallikarjun Kharge (Congress), Sitaram Yechury (CPI-M), Mulayam Singh Yadav (Samajwadi Party), Tariq Anwar (NCP), Sharad Yadav, KC Tyagi (JD-U) and Derek O'Brien (TMC).

Sport What time is the Women's Wimbledon final on TV?
Author: 0 What time is the Women's Wimbledon final on TV?

She has the ability and mindset to win majors, but her high-risk, explosive brand of tennis has a tendency to come unstuck on tour. Shortly after that, in 2011, Williams announced she had Sjogren's disease, an energy-sapping illness that also can cause joint pain.

Sport Venus Williams, 37, reaches first Wimbledon final since 2009
Author: 0 Venus Williams, 37, reaches first Wimbledon final since 2009

Venus Williams celebrates her victory over Johanna Konta in Thursday's semifinal match. But she kept on going, and lately has returned to winning. "She showed a lot of courage, played in tough situations against players who were in form", Williams said.

Sport Ryan Lochte cleared of charges in Rio gas station fiasco
Author: 0 Ryan Lochte cleared of charges in Rio gas station fiasco

Lochte told NBC that he, Gunnar Bentz , Jack Conger , and Jimmy Feigen had been stopped and robbed at gunpoint as the cab they were in pulled away from the service station. Lochte did apologize for the incident in an Instagram post on August 19, 2016. In the ruling, the judges found that "there is only a crime of false communication of a crime when the police take action from the narrative of the alleged victim - not when the story is officially registered after the authority has ...

Sport 'Ready Player One' movie first look: Wade experiences the OASIS
Author: 0 'Ready Player One' movie first look: Wade experiences the OASIS

It's a good start. And we've also seen haptic gloves, like those from Manus , that give us another layer of interaction with virtual worlds. Wade's in that latter camp but he clings to the hope that discovery of the treasure to end all treasure will end his life of poverty.

Sport Ducks dismiss star Darren Carrington from program following DUII arrest
Author: 0 Ducks dismiss star Darren Carrington from program following DUII arrest

In 2015, Carrington was named to the second-team All-Pac-12 with a career-high 609 receiving yards and six touchdowns. Carrington caught 43 passes racking up more than 600 yards for the Ducks in the 2016 season. Following his electric performance in the Rose Bowl, he was barred from the National Championship game against Ohio State for failing an NCAA drug test.

Sport Federer edges closer to record 8th Wimbledon title
Author: 0 Federer edges closer to record 8th Wimbledon title

And winning the title on Sunday to claim his second grand slam is something that would leave the 28-year-old on cloud nine. "I can't believe it's 100 matches, it's a lot but I'm very happy my body has kept me going all these years", said Federer who will face Berdych in Friday's semi-finals.

Sport Muguruza acknowledges Martinez impact in Wimbledon run
Author: 0 Muguruza acknowledges Martinez impact in Wimbledon run

She stopped Konta, who was aiming to become the first British woman in the final since Virginia Wade in 1977, with relative ease. It came 20 years after her Wimbledon debut and she is now into her ninth final at the All England Club and her first since 2009.

Sport Larson Time Disallowed; Truex Jr. to Start from Pole at New Hampshire
Author: 0 Larson Time Disallowed; Truex Jr. to Start from Pole at New Hampshire

Johnston accepted his supension and fine while his driver was docked 35 driver points and Chip Ganassi Racing lost 35 owner points. He would edge Martin Truex Jr .in the final round to capture the pole position for Sunday's race. Jimmie Johnson and Matt Kenseth are set to start on Row 2 after finishing third and fourth in qualifying on the Magic Mile, respectively. He will miss Cup races starting this weekend at New Hampshire.

Sport Froome, Landa In Top 5 Of Tour De France On Bastille Day
Author: 0 Froome, Landa In Top 5 Of Tour De France On Bastille Day

He navigated the sprint brilliantly, going wide around a tight final turn and surging ahead of a worn out trio. The Italian national champion now leads the Tour by six seconds from Froome, with Bardet closing to within 25 seconds of yellow in third place overall.

Sport Afghan Robotics Team Allowed To Travel To US After Trump Intervenes
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Six competitors from the all-girls Afghan robotics team will indeed make it to the FIRST Global Challenge despite their visas being denied twice. The US had earlier refused to grant Visa to these girls in Afghanistan. State Department to deny them visas, says team manager Alireza Mehraban. First Global president Joe Sestak - who had previously expressed his disappointment in the girls' visa denial - has commended the USA government for overturning the ban.

Sport Chris Gayle hails India
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Things are changing, though, as Gayle would have everyone believe, and if things go to plan, Gayle could well be a familiar figure in the Windies limited-overs teams from here all the way to the 2019 50-over World Cup, which, he hinted, could be his swansong.

Sport Time for the real South Africa to stand up
Author: 0 Time for the real South Africa to stand up

All-rounder Chris Morris or young seamer Duanne Olivier are the likely candidates to replace him. An inspired early-evening spell from Stuart Broad looked to have turned this second Test decisively in England's favour before a determined South Africa ensured this contest remains in the balance heading into the second day.

Sport Chelsea closing in on Real Madrid's Danilo
Author: 0 Chelsea closing in on Real Madrid's Danilo

Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho has explained why his club could not complete a transfer deal for Real Madrid striker Alvaro Morata this summer. It is obvious, it is public and we have not reached an economic agreement. The claim is that Real have overpriced their striker, who spent much of last season on the bench behind Karim Benzema.

Sport Michael Floyd suspended for first four games of 2017
Author: 0 Michael Floyd suspended for first four games of 2017

The coach made this clear to Floyd shortly after the news originally broke in June. He blamed the results on a type of fermented tea called kombucha. The suspension stems from an "extreme DUI" arrest in 2016 while Floyd was a member of the Arizona Cardinals .

Sport RB Leipzig reject Liverpool FC's latest Keita bid
Author: 0 RB Leipzig reject Liverpool FC's latest Keita bid

Sources insist the 22-year-old Guinea global is trying very hard to convince Leipzig to let him leave, and Liverpool are ready to go back with a bid nearer the £65million mark - which would make him one of the most expensive players in Premier League history.

Author: 0 JetBlue Airways Corporation (JBLU) Sets New 12-Month High Following Analyst Upgrade

Breaking that down further, it has performed 1.09% for the week, 2.10% for the month, 8.12% over the last quarter, 3.47% for the past half-year and 29.32% for this previous year. Eagle Materials Inc (NYSE:EXP) was raised too. Over the last 5 years, JetBlue Airways Corporation has averaged a 51.00% YoY EPS growth rate and a 8.00% revenue growth rate.

Sport Lazio bid £5m for Lucas Leiva - Brazilian might not feature against Wigan
Author: 0 Lazio bid £5m for Lucas Leiva - Brazilian might not feature against Wigan

Due to his Italian decadency, Lucas holds an Italian passport will make the task of signing the Brazilian much easier for the Italian side. The Rome giants are on the lookout for a replacement for star playmaker Lucas Biglia , who is expected to join AC Milan after a bid in the region of £15million was accepted.

Sport Venus storms into Wimbledon final
Author: 0 Venus storms into Wimbledon final

If she triumphs in the final, Williams will become the oldest women's grand slam champion in professional tennis history. The 2016 French Open champion has been in imperious grasscourt touch all tournament, taking out four top-20 rivals en route to the last four, including world No.1 Angelique Kerber in round three.

Sport 'Narcos' Season 3 Gets Release Date, First Teaser
Author: 0 'Narcos' Season 3 Gets Release Date, First Teaser

Season 3 of Narcos comes with the tagline "Rise of a New Empire", and the latest incarnation of the show will indeed come with a bevy of new players. DEA agent Javier Pena, the role played by Pedro Pascal , can be seen in the lastest series pointing at them on board clippings used to map the links between criminal groups with names like Miguel Rodriguez, Gilberto Rodriguez, and Hélmer Herrera at the top.

Sport How to watch Sam Querrey vs. Marin Cilic
Author: 0 How to watch Sam Querrey vs. Marin Cilic

Roger Federer took on a familiar foe in the Wimbledon semifinals, but it was anything but easy. But 6ft 6in Marin Cilic and Sam Querrey were even more renowned for serving big, hitting big from the baseline, and hammering a smash if they found themselves at the net.

Sport Kylian Mbappe Casts Doubt Over Monaco Future
Author: 0 Kylian Mbappe Casts Doubt Over Monaco Future

The Express are citing a report from Marca earlier this week that claimed Arsenal have tabled a sensational offer worth £123m after the boss reportedly held a three-hour meeting with Mbappe and his representatives. The fact that City are trying to sign him is good news for Arsenal as it tells me that they have given up on getting Alexis Sanchez, this summer at least, so Wenger's defiant statements on not selling to a rival would appear to be true.

Author: 0 Wimbledon 2017: Roger Federer proves that less is more

With that, Murray was up by a set plus a break in the second. He didn't play for like six months past year and came back in the Australian playing fantastic and then skipped the clay court season. "What was very tough was the beginning of the fifth set", said Muller after Cilic advanced to his first Wimbledon semifinal . Here's how to follow all the action live online as Croatia's Marin Čilić takes on American Sam Querrey .