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Toronto Raptors: DeMar DeRozan pens farewell to fans

Toronto Raptors: DeMar DeRozan pens farewell to fans

The problem, of course, is that the San Antonio Spurs didn't have to trade him to a place he wanted to play, and apparently Toronto wasn't initially one of those preferred destinations. The Toronto Raptors recently made arguably the biggest trade in franchise history, but many viewed it as an unnecessary risk. Now all of a sudden we've got a guy who says he felt pressure to play, which is tough. Read More

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Tiger causes frenzy with third-round charge at British Open

Tiger causes frenzy with third-round charge at British Open

Jordan Spieth, Xander Schauffele and Kevin Kisner might be well-advised to avoid reading up on their Carnoustie history as they prepare to battle for the Claret Jug on Sunday. Spieth hit 8-iron through a gap in the trees for a birdie-birdie start to the back nine, and he dropped only one shot - not four like he did on Thursday - over the four closing holes at Carnoustie for a 67. Read More

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Jabari Parker Inks Two-Year, $40 Million Deal With Chicago

Jabari Parker Inks Two-Year, $40 Million Deal With Chicago

The contract is for two years and $40 million, a rather high price to pay for someone with large injury concerns and a lack of playing time in his first four seasons. Parker, who was selected No. 2 overall in the 2015 NBA Draft, averaged 12.6 points and 4.9 rebounds per game last season. During that season, the forward averaged 20 points, six rebounds and almost three assists in 50 games before suffering a knee injury. Read More

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Russian Federation hands over World Cup hosting duties to Qatar

Russian Federation hands over World Cup hosting duties to Qatar

The 40-year-old leader joined Paul Pogba and Benjamin Mendy in the former's trademark goal celebration move - the dab. Then, as Macron and Grabar-Kitarovic walked toward the tunnel to leave the field, his heels were nearly clipped by some exuberant France players who were sliding on their bellies and their behinds across the soaked grass toward a bank of photographers beside a group of state presidents. Read More

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Reasons why France will win the World Cup

Reasons why France will win the World Cup

Whilst Croatia might be the smallest nation to ever play in a (proper) World Cup Final in the modern era, support for Zlatko Dalic and his troops today could possibly be the biggest any nation has had. But their golden run at Russian Federation 2018 ended at the final hurdle with a 4-2 loss to France at Moscow's Luzhniki Stadium on Sunday. Organizers of the World Cup final viewing party said they'd counted more than 10,000 people there to watch. Read More

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England Vs. Belgium Live

England Vs. Belgium Live

England with his early goal that he is one of Belgium's most risky attacking players. 70th minute, 1-0 Belgium: Eric Dier works a great give-and-go and chips the Belgian goalkeeper but the ball is cleared off the goal line by Toby Alderweireld . Read More

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Chelsea star Eden Hazard says joining Real Madrid is every player's dream

Chelsea star Eden Hazard says joining Real Madrid is every player's dream

He said: "We don't know if the manager is leaving yet". One Blue player who is heavily linked with a move to either Real Madrid or Barcelona is Belgian winger Eden Hazard . Eden Hazard has become Chelsea's knight in shining armour in recent years - but these quotes from the star following his clash against England in the World Cup has thrown his future at the club in serious doubt. Read More

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Unstoppable Serena Williams closes in on Margaret Court's record

Unstoppable Serena Williams closes in on Margaret Court's record

Following the baby's delivery, Williams had a number of health issues , including a pulmonary embolism and a hematoma, which led to her having multiple surgeries. "I love watching her play", she said of the tenacious world No.10, adding, "she was going through the draw very well". The first two points played by Ostapenko - who won the French Open in 2017 and crashed out in the first round the following year - were emblematic of the match. Read More

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London awaits Trump's visit, braces for protests

London awaits Trump's visit, braces for protests

One such protest will entail a 19-foot-high orange balloon shaped like Trump as a baby, which London Mayor Sadiq Khan - who's feuded with the president - approved under " the right to peaceful protest ". "Obviously demonstrations are one of the most visible ones, but there's also the potential opportuning and exploitation of the visit by those with more nefarious intentions". Read More

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Predictions for the World Cup semifinals

Predictions for the World Cup semifinals

It is also down to the manager to prepare the team by giving them instructions not to let their heads drop, not to panic, but focus on responding. "If Southgate wins the World Cup he 100% deserves a knighthood", Ross Patrick, the man behind the idea, told the Press Association. Read More

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Thibaut Courtois clarifies comments on Jordan Pickford

Thibaut Courtois clarifies comments on Jordan Pickford

Speaking after that game, Courtois had suggested his height advantage over Pickford of around four inches would have seen him save Januzaj's shot. With Belgium through to the semi-finals and England facing Sweden in their quarter-final on Saturday, it remains entirely possible that a rematch between first and second in Group G will be on the cards in the Luzhniki Stadium on July 15. Read More

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Sweden are easy to analyse, difficult to beat, says Coach

Sweden are easy to analyse, difficult to beat, says Coach

Petersburg Stadium, in St. Petersburg, Russia , Tuesday, July 3, 2018. And with that in mind, we ran a snazzy little poll over the past three days. It was the same story two years ago, when he was goalless at the European Championship in France , Ibrahimovic's last tournament before he retired from worldwide soccer, as Sweden was eliminated after the group stage. Read More

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