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Verstappen: 'Bummer' turbo lag cost me shot at pole

Verstappen: 'Bummer' turbo lag cost me shot at pole

The Red Bull driver will start the race at Silverstone in fourth place after lapping 0.183s slower than poleman Valtteri Bottas , but claimed he may have lost up to two tenths of a second on his best lap. However, Hamilton insisted the safety vehicle did not hand him the victory, as he believed his one-stop strategy would have played out in his favour. Read More

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Late Mahrez victor sends Algeria into Africa Cup of Nations final

Late Mahrez victor sends Algeria into Africa Cup of Nations final

Coach of the Foxes, Djamel Belmadi made it clear on Saturday that his wards are aiming for the trophy and would like to pay Nigeria back for one after stopping Algeria from reaching the 2018 FIFA World Cup finals. "We made an excellent run in first half and we were fiercer in the second half". However, deep into the second half, a handball appeal by Super Eagles was reviewed by Video Assistant Referee, VAR after which the referee awarded a penalty to Nigeria . Read More

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New Zealand showed heart in thrilling win over India - Williamson

New Zealand showed heart in thrilling win over India - Williamson

Kane Williamson won the toss and did no wrong while he chose to bat first. Promptly the team found itself on 24 for four at the 10-over mark, the new low in this World Cup's powerplays. " India will be required to bat for at least 20 overs to complete the match". Subscribe to India Today for NEW VIDEOS EVERY DAY and make sure to enable Push Notifications so you'll never miss a new video. Read More

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AFCON: Nigeria score last-minute victor to reach semi-finals

AFCON: Nigeria score last-minute victor to reach semi-finals

Initially flagged for offside, it's given after a review! "South Africans are not naturally mobile", he added. It was originally planned to use VAR from the semi-final stage but it will now be brought in from the last-eight games. They could take a huge step to a third title with a win tonight! Elsewhere from the bedlam of AFCON 2019, if South Africa's result was unfathomable, Nigeria's 5 goal thriller with Cameroon was just what the tournament needed. Read More

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Ashleigh Barty too good for Britain's Harriet Dart

Ashleigh Barty too good for Britain's Harriet Dart

Barty faces Alison Riske next with a potential quarter-final looming against Serena Williams . "Every match, I'm hoping to improve tons". "I served really well and getting out of the love 40 game was massive". Meanwhile, Serena Williams continued her campaign for an eighth Wimbledon title after the 37-year-old American bested Germany's Julia Goerges 6-3, 6-4 to enter the fourth round at Wimbledon . Read More

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Cori Gauff Beats Polona Hercog at Wimbledon

Cori Gauff Beats Polona Hercog at Wimbledon

At just 15 years old , Gauff was forced to play her childhood idol, Venus Williams in the first round and she actually won in a tantalizing fashion. In her post-match interview with the BBC , Gauff said that she is not thinking about the tournament's second week yet because of her mixed doubles' match on Saturday. Read More

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Spurs break transfer record to sign Ndombele

Spurs break transfer record to sign Ndombele

A surprise U-turn has seen Spurs change their mind on loaning Clarke back to Leeds as part of the deal, while the Daily Telegraph says Wolves winger Helder Costa will also complete a loan move to the Championship side on Monday. Given his huge fee, Ndombele is likely to go straight into Pochettino's preferred starting line-up. With that in mind, Harry Winks and Moussa Sissoko will be forced to work even harder to keep their places in the team. Read More

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Transfer: Neymar’s father explains why player won’t return to Barcelona

Transfer: Neymar’s father explains why player won’t return to Barcelona

Finally, Barça's movements this summer are also mentioned, from Antoine Griezmann to Nelson Semedo , and there's also a mention for LFP chief Javier Tebas. He has been unable to live up to expectations at Barcelona , but he is impressing at the Copa America with Brazil . The club didn't need to raise the money through player sales but the club wanted to get a return for their unwanted players. Read More

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Pietersen wants England in semis as birthday gift

Pietersen wants England in semis as birthday gift

Only one point from their final three matches is required to guarantee a semi-final spot, and they will be cheered on today by an army of fans in Birmingham . Justin Langer, Australia's coach , did not give any inkling to the notion that the team will opt to rest Starc and Pat Cummins for this match given that Australia are in the semi-finals. Read More

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Bucks trading Brogdon to Pacers for draft picks

Bucks trading Brogdon to Pacers for draft picks

As free agency opened for teams around the National Basketball Association on Sunday, the early news for the Milwaukee Bucks was largely focused on the comings and goings of familiar faces. Khris Middleton is set to return to the Milwaukee Bucks, according to ESPN's Adrian Wojnaworski. His deal is not quite a max; he could have commanded closer to $190 million over the five years. Read More

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Damian Lillard and Trail Blazers agree on supermax contract extension

Damian Lillard and Trail Blazers agree on supermax contract extension

The Blazers will pay Lillard $29.8 million next season and $31.6 million in 2020-21. Now Hood will be paired with Bazemore for a Blazers team that hopes to remain among the elite of the Western Conference. This extension would keep him in Portland through the 2024-25 season. Lillard is the face of the franchise and seems fully committed to staying in Portland so he can make it a contender. Read More

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Pradeep ruled out of Cricket World Cup with chickenpox

Pradeep ruled out of Cricket World Cup with chickenpox

One area of concern still for India despite their unbeaten run is the No4 spot which has once again opened up since the injury to Shikhar Dhawan. Morgan said his side, renowned for the power-hitting that took them to the top of the one-day global rankings, needed to be flexible in their approach after poor batting displays against Sri Lanka and Australia . Read More

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White Sox's Tim Anderson sprains ankle vs. Red Sox

White Sox's Tim Anderson sprains ankle vs. Red Sox

But, what people do not realize is that this series is huge for the Red Sox for multiple reasons. They accomplished this feat by having 12 players hit 10 or more HRs, six of those players having at least 23. This season, Giolito has a 10-2 record with a 2.74 ERA. Sale has found his form lately. Pitcher Clayton Richard took the throw at third base and tagged out Stanton, who appeared fine after the play. Read More

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