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Sport Unwanted by Chelsea, Diego Costa shines with Spain
Author: 0 Unwanted by Chelsea, Diego Costa shines with Spain

Spain , who are still unbeaten under Lopetegui, now turn their attention to September's potentially decisive match against Italy in Madrid, with only one automatic place for next year's tournament in Russian Federation available. Macedonia was left with three points, immediately above bottom side Liechtenstein which has no points. Lorenzo Insigne and Andrea Belotti both scored and set up goals to lead Italy to the easy win.

Sport Bayern Munich sign winger Gnabry from Bremen
Author: 0 Bayern Munich sign winger Gnabry from Bremen

Bayern Munich have pounced to sign attacking midfielder Serge Gnabry , days after his departure from Werder Bremen was confirmed . There had been speculation that Gnabry was set for a move to Hoffenheim but the attacker - who scored 11 Bundesliga goals in the last season - has instead completed a spectacular move to the German champions.

Sport Sheffield-born ace Dominic Calvert-Lewin fires England to World Cup glory
Author: 0 Sheffield-born ace Dominic Calvert-Lewin fires England to World Cup glory

Ecstatic, actually", said David La Boon from England , as he emerged from the packed stadium after the match, surrounded by jubilant fans wearing England shirts. Seven long minutes of injury time were played, during which Woodman had to be treated for an injury, but was able to carry on and be on the pitch when the final whistle blew, confirming England as World Cup winners! "I was trying to tell the ref it wasn't a penalty and to look at VAR and he came back and said they'd looked and ...

Sport Happ, Donaldson lead Blue Jays past Mariners
Author: 0 Happ, Donaldson lead Blue Jays past Mariners

Blue Jays: J.A. Happ (0-4) is still looking for his first win after 20 games last season. "I felt like I had probably more life than I had in the first two outings on my fastball today, and I still felt strong out there so that's a good sign, for sure".

Sport Advisory committee keen on Kumble continuing as coach
Author: 0 Advisory committee keen on Kumble continuing as coach

As the date of picking Team India coach nears, the Cricket Advisory Committee ( CAC ) consisting of Sachin Tendulkar , Sourav Ganguly , VVS Laxman have asked BCCI to pay them for the job. The BCCI would hope a new candidate is announced soon, as India travels to the Caribbean immediately after the Champions Trophy for a limited-overs series.

Sport Fans storm ring, attack fighter after brutal kickboxing KO
Author: 0 Fans storm ring, attack fighter after brutal kickboxing KO

Groenhart, however, found himself getting attacked by fans who jumped into the ring just moments after his victory. It was a insane sucker punch, but completely legal. I think it's broken [jaw], I don't know. In the second round, Groenhart continued to punish his opponent on the feet and delivered a hard knee to the face which apparently stunned Grigorian.

Author: 0 A look at all 10 of Rafael Nadal's French Open finals

Bethanie Mattek-Sands of the United States and Lucie Safarova of the Czech Republic have won their third consecutive Grand Slam title in women's doubles, beating Australians Ashleigh Barty and Casey Dellacqua 6-2, 6-1 in the French Open final.

Sport Special number 10 means so much to Nadal
Author: 0 Special number 10 means so much to Nadal

Rafael Nadal is the first player to win 10 championships at the same Grand Slam in the Open era. Nadal, who has now closed back to within three of Roger Federer's all-time record of 18 grand slams with a 15th major title of his own was beaming after the win.

Author: 0 Nadal routs Wawrinka for record 10th French Open

Rafa Nadal, who has now won 15 grand slam titles in total, was never troubled in the final. He's been nothing short of phenomenal on the clay court. The high forehand to a one-hander's backhand, the shot that has been Roger Federer's nemesis, was working just as well against his compatriot.

Author: 0 Draymond Green enjoyed being jeered by Cavs fans

Green wanted to put himself under the spotlight, draw as much attention as possible, prime the mood for Game 5 at Oracle Arena on Monday, offer himself up as Cleveland Public Enemy Nos. And nobody knows that better than Green . But it didn't stop him from having some fun with the fans. Officials quickly huddled with the scorer's table to figure out how they'd blown it.

Author: 0 Slowly does it as Andy Murray battles past Kei Nishikori

I've come a long way the last 10 days or so", said Murray, who registered his 650th tour-level match win. Dominic Thiem remains the only player to beat Rafael Nadal on clay this season, but the Austrian's shock win at the Rome Masters was swiftly followed by a 6-1, 6-0 humiliation against Djokovic.

Sport America's Cup: Peter Burling explains that thrilling finish
Author: 0 America's Cup: Peter Burling explains that thrilling finish

At the bottom gate, the Swedish lead was just 5-seconds, with Burling keeping the pressure on, following Outteridge through the gate. "It's pretty hard when any person goes overboard to get these boats around the track". Artemis, like Land Rover BAR in the semi-finals, are discovering that only a ideal race can beat the Kiwis. The NZL Sailing Team would prefer more puff but are at the stage where they just want to get racing after such a long buildup.

Sport Ramos unsure of Morata future amid Manchester United links
Author: 0 Ramos unsure of Morata future amid Manchester United links

It may take him a few weeks to get to grips with the English game, but he does possess the physical attributes to thrive. The club is still chasing Alvaro Morata and have agreed on personal terms with the forward and are hoping to settle on a fee with Real Madrid after bidding £60m for the player.

Sport Criterium du Dauphine: Chris Froome misses out on fourth title
Author: 0 Criterium du Dauphine: Chris Froome misses out on fourth title

Porte found his lead being tested on the 175km stage from Albertville to Plateau de Solaison, which featured four tough climbs. Porte, who was fifth in last year's Tour de France, had lost ground on the penultimate ascent but clawed his way back, only to come up short.

Author: 0 Penguins a Game 6 win from defending Cup title

Malkin has 28 points in 24 playoff games, while Crosby has 27 points in 23 games. Nashville challenged the goal for goalie interference, but it was upheld after a brief review. The team swept the Blackhawks in the first round, took a 3-1 lead against the Blues and a 3-2 lead against the Ducks. He says the packed streets are just part of the fun coming to Nashville .

Sport Djokovic starts French Open with decisive win
Author: 0 Djokovic starts French Open with decisive win

Djokovic dropped served four times and required nine set points to claim the second set against a player who had only won 10 games in their previous three encounters. Opening proceedings on the main court is defending champion Garbine Muguruza. Djokovic, who completed a career Grand Slam in Paris a year ago but has been struggling with form and confidence since, is also set to play on the showcase court.

Sport Another Domestic Abuse Accusation Rocks Baseball
Author: 0 Another Domestic Abuse Accusation Rocks Baseball

His wife, Melissa, posted a photo Wednesday on Instagram with a caption suggesting he was unfaithful to her. The allegations came from a comment on the now-deleted post from someone who claimed to be a close friend of Russell's wife, that accused the player of physically abusing Melisa , ESPN reports.

Sport Brits, Kiwis advance to next round in America's Cup prelims
Author: 0 Brits, Kiwis advance to next round in America's Cup prelims

They can at least take some solace from the fact that they'll be facing a Land Rover BAR side that won just four of their qualification races so far, the least of the remaining four teams. In this photo provided by the America's Cup Event Authority, Oracle Team USA and SoftBank Team Japan compete during America's Cup qualifying on the Great Sound in Bermuda on Thursday, June 1, 2017.

Author: 0 America's Cup: Artemis to face Team NZ in challenger finals

Artemis is through to face Team New Zealand in the America's Cup challenger finals. The win completed a rebound from a 3-1 deficit and represented a big step in Artemis' road back from the tragic death of British Olympic star Andrew "Bart" Simpson during the buildup to the 2013 America's Cup.

Sport Preds: Shutting down Pens' stars not possible every game
Author: 0 Preds: Shutting down Pens' stars not possible every game

Game 6 will be played Sunday night in Nashville, where the Penguins will try to be the first team to repeat as Stanley Cup champions since the Detroit Red Wings in 1997-98. Speaking before his fourth appearance in the final - while searching for his third Cup win - Crosby said he was motivated not by history, but by making the most of the rare opportunity to win at all.

Author: 0 Cavaliers in same position as last year, but challenge tougher vs. Warriors

Golden State Warriors fans 2016-2017The Cavaliers arrived shortly after 5 p.m. Saturday by bus at the hotel. No team has escaped a 3-0 deficit to win an NBA playoff series in 126 tries and the Warriors can claim the crown by winning game five at home on Monday in Oakland, California, but the Cavs made the greatest NBA Finals comeback a year ago from 3-1 down to beat the Warriors .

Author: 0 Morata to make transfer decision 'within days'

The player has been linked with many clubs in recent weeks, with it seeming likely he will leave the Spanish giants in the off-season. "I do not know if he will do another season at Madrid". However, the Spanish global, who had been a Chelsea transfer target , is desperate to leave the Bernabeu in search of first-team football. Morata appears to be confident of the move taking place, with Law adding he "has told friends that he expects" to join the UEFA Europa League holders this summer.

Sport Stanley Cup Final: Goalie Matt Murray a 'calming presence' for Pittsburgh Penguins
Author: 0 Stanley Cup Final: Goalie Matt Murray a 'calming presence' for Pittsburgh Penguins

And story now appears to have its ending, with Waddell avoiding criminal charges for throwing a catfish onto the ice during Game 1 of the Stanley Cup Finals between the Pittsburgh Penguins and Nashville Predators . "Our building is great, the atmosphere is great", Laviolette said. "But (Monday) was a good test for us". "For me, I treat this as a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity".

Author: 0 Britain's May seeks deal with N.Ireland party to cling to power

Labour MP Jo Stevens said the prospect of Mrs May's party doing a deal with the DUP was "chilling", after Tory former cabinet minister Owen Paterson said his party may have to enter "a debate I suppose on further reduction of abortion times as medical science advances".

Sport Denny Solomona´s dramatic last-gasp try helps England defeat Argentina
Author: 0 Denny Solomona´s dramatic last-gasp try helps England defeat Argentina

England triumphed with a last gasp Denny Solomona try to beat the Pumas 38-34 in what was an incredible game of running rugby. "I thought for our guys to win that was a tremendous effort". " Tom Curry made some errors but got on with it". Ford maintained his expert marksmanship with his fifth goal from as many attempts to make it 23-7 and that was the signal for Jones to send on cross-code winger Denny Solomona for his debut.