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Tour de France: Richie Porte won't work with Chris Froome & Team Sky Tour de France: Richie Porte won't work with Chris Froome & Team Sky
- July 11, 2016

Sunday's stage to Cherbourg has a serious sting in the tail, too, a short, but explosively steep little climb, the Cote de la Glacerie, in the final three kilometres. The Spaniard is saving himself for the Tour de France , having not raced since early April in the Tour of the Basque Country, making him a force to be reckoned with; expect him and his Tinkoff-Saxo team to make an early charge for yellow. (more...)
Wenger does not rule out England job after Arsenal deal ends Wenger does not rule out England job after Arsenal deal ends
- July 11, 2016

Why not? I would never rule that out, but I am happy and focused on club football. "Honestly, I don't know", he said. The England worldwide struggled to tie down a regular starting spot in the second half of the Premier League season as Arsene Wenger preferred Olivier Giroud and Danny Welbeck up front for the north London side. (more...)
TOUR DE FRANCE Van Avermaet nabs stage, lead
- July 11, 2016

While Movistar's pace was about decimation, Sky's was built upon a steady rhythm - slow enough to keep Froome fresh but fast enough to deter attacks. Back in the peloton, Movistar set a relentless pace to try and make a move, which saw Peter Sagan - who started the day with the yellow jersey - dropped, while 2014 Tour victor Vincenzo Nibali (Astana) also struggled with the pace and lost crucial time on the general classification contenders. (more...)
Bin Laden's Son Wants Revenge On US Bin Laden's Son Wants Revenge On US
- July 11, 2016

In March 2003, it was claimed that Hamza and his brother Saad bin Laden had been wounded and captured in Ribat, Afghanistan, but it turned out to be false. "He is an articulate and risky enemy", he said. The son was introduced previous year in an audio message by al Qaeda's new chief, Ayman al-Zawahiri. (more...)
Mike and Dave Needs More Than Wedding Dates
- July 11, 2016

Enter Tatiana and Alice (Aubrey Plaza and Anna Kendrick) who just lost their jobs and are looking for a vacation. The mandatory solution: secure women before they arrive at the Hawaiian wedding of their sweet sister (Sugar Lyn Beard) to nice guy Eric (Sam Richardson of " Veep "). (more...)
Stewart wins in Sonoma with dramatic last-lap pass
- July 11, 2016

That race win was with Stewart-Haas Racing, meaning that Newman has yet to win with Richard Childress Racing. Hamlin, Stewart said, took the maneuver in stride. American Tony Stewart won his first stock auto race Sunday since he struck and killed a fellow competitor on a dirt track circuit nearly two years ago. (more...)
Young Lit Up Again As Toronto Pounds KC Young Lit Up Again As Toronto Pounds KC
- July 11, 2016

After a rough start to his season, I was okay keeping him in the rotation in hopes he'd get it worked out. That simply wouldn't do. 900 now is the best by a Blue Jays starter with a minimum of 15 starts before the All-Star break. But he tweaked something further while taking at-bats in Philadelphia on June 15, and the pain grew progressively worse from that point on. "My body feels good, it's just the results haven't been there", he said. (more...)
Lesnar outclasses Hunt at UFC 200
- July 11, 2016

Feeling fully healthy finally, Lesnar looked to quell a desire to get back in the cage by striking a deal to compete at UFC 200 despite being under contract with the WWE. Nunes, who improved to 13-4 with the win, poured it on early in the bout and rocked Tate with a handful of swift punches and Tate had no answer. Tate (18-6) scored on one takedown but fired few other shots. (more...)
Tennis star Andy Murray breaks down in tears after doing this!
- July 11, 2016

Despite the heart-breaking loss, Raonic has made a name for himself in a variety of different ways in this year's competition at the All-England Lawn Tennis Club. Raonic was attempting to become the first Canadian to win a Slam title but he was thwarted by Murray's tough-as-teak defence and inspired return game. (more...)
Allen Wins U.S. Title In Hurdles
- July 11, 2016

The U.S. Olympic Trials in women's gymnastics may really be a race for the last spot on the team. He did it in just 13.13 seconds and will look to get his time even lower next month. "Given the circumstances, I did the best I could with what I had and I came up a little bit short", Merritt said. Merritt, the world record holder in the event, finished fourth just. (more...)
Oregon WR Devon Allen wins 110-meter hurdles, qualifies for Olympics Oregon WR Devon Allen wins 110-meter hurdles, qualifies for Olympics
- July 11, 2016

Olympic Track and Field Trials, Saturday, July 9, 2016, in Eugene Ore . The last American steeplechase gold medal came in 1952; the last medal was in 1984. The world record holder and former University of Tennessee All-American ran 13.64 to finish sixth in the first round. Among the runners advancing: 16-year-old Sydney McLaughlin of Union Catholic High in Scotch Plains, N.J., has the No. (more...)
Murray: Surviving Kyrgios first-set serve was key
- July 11, 2016

I don't know. But it was fun. In his post-match press conference Kyrgios, who reached the quarter-finals in 2014 after an astonishing win over Rafael Nadal, revealed the difficulties he had with the mental aspect of the game, saying that he "lost belief" after losing the first set which left him with "a mountain to climb". (more...)
Graziano Pelle 'heading for Chinese Super League'
- July 11, 2016

The Italian, who played a key role in the Azzurri run to this summer's Euro 2016 quarter-finals, was expected to follow former manager, Ronald Koeman, to Goodison Park but no contact has been made by the Toffees so far. New boss Claude Puel also has Shane Long and Jay Rodriguez to call upon this coming campaign, which will soften the blow of losing their top scorer for each of the past two. (more...)
Andy Murray vs Liam Broady
- July 11, 2016

Stan Wawrinka met stiff resistance from American teenager Taylor Fritz before he finally asserted his dominance in a 7-6(4) 6-1 6-7(2) 6-4 first-round victory at Wimbledon on Tuesday. Kyrgios is seeded 15th, has a loud personality and loud game, and reached the Wimbledon quarterfinals in 2014, knocking off Rafael Nadal along the way. (more...)
Salman Khan's Sultan may have been leaked online Salman Khan's Sultan may have been leaked online
- July 11, 2016

Yesterday being a holiday, grand daughter Sushma took me to Salman Khan's starrer Sultan . A comparison of Khans' last three films at the ticket windows. When contacted Yash Raj Films who are producing this film, denied the leak. 'Sultan' had gained enormous earnings on the first day itself. The wrestler named Sultan portrayed by Salman Khan had a tough time getting to high platforms, thereby proving his mettle there. (more...)
UFC 200 features Jones, Tate as betting favourites
- July 11, 2016

Women's bantamweight champion Miesha Tate and her challenger Amanda Nunes sweat out their remaining pounds, but Tate has a close call during the official weigh-in on Friday. Hunt did manage to land a few punches, but Lesnar was able to keep the pressure, and Hunt, on the mat. "I would be disappointed if (Rousey) doesn't come back, if I don't get that opportunity", Tate said. (more...)
Watch Amanda Nunes Completely Destroy Miesha Tate at UFC 200
- July 11, 2016

After a Ronda Rousey title reign that seemed as if it might never end, the rest of the UFC women's bantamweight division appears to be playing an old-fashioned game of hot potato with the belt. Nunes is the first female UFC champion from Brazil. For her part, a disappointed Tate promised to regroup and come back for another run at the title she's already held twice before. (more...)
Justin Gatlin qualifies for Olympics in 200 Justin Gatlin qualifies for Olympics in 200
- July 11, 2016

Track and Field Trials. "I'm out of words", said Malone, who is from Geneva, Nebraska. "This is the biggest achievement, because, at 41, a lot of people might have already ruled me out", Lagat said. An American has not won an Olympic gold in the men's 200 meters since Shawn Crawford won at the 2004 Olympics in Athens. Gatlin ran the 200 in 19.75 seconds to nudge Portsmouth's LaShawn Merritt by.04. (more...)
Fans gather for Wimbledon viewing party
- July 11, 2016

Raonic took the final at Brisbane over the Swiss star earlier this year. Tennis Canada also has a hand in shaping Canadian players - the organization has helped arrange for high-profile former tour players to coach promising young Canadians like Raonic and Bouchard. (more...)
Portugal vs France, UEFA Euro 2016 final guide Portugal vs France, UEFA Euro 2016 final guide
- July 11, 2016

If you do not live in India, you can find out your TV channel that is broadcasting the Euro 2016 matches live. France, coached by shrewd Didier Deschamps , know they can't allow Ronaldo space or early breakthrough if they want to win their second major football trophy in the last 20 years. (more...)
ManU's Jose Mourinho Applauds Euro 2016 Champs Portugal
- July 11, 2016

While holding the ball in the attacking half, Eder pivoted towards the middle, and having found just enough space, launched a right-footed, 25-foot yard shot, which took France's goalkeeper, Hugo Lloris by surprise. "He gave me this strength, this energy and it was vital". "I said we'd leave it all on the pitch for our people, for our nation, and that's what we did". (more...)
I will leave no stone unturned to win a slam, says Raonic
- July 11, 2016

The second-seeded British player repeatedly managed to make returns off serves of more than 130 mph and 140 mph - including that 147 mph delivery at 4-all in the first set. Then, in the fifth game of the third set, Raonic had his first, and only, chance to break. A charitable Murray let Raonic survive on break points to start the second and in the seventh game. (more...)
Watch the Angels hang 21 runs on the Red Sox
- July 11, 2016

After falling into a 7-0, the Angels did threaten with three runs in the sixth inning and two more in the seventh, coming on Yunel Escobar's two-run double against reliever Junichi Tazawa. "It's cool. Any first in this league is awesome". Mookie Betts had a solo homer and three hits for Boston, which won the series opener after losing four of five. (more...)
France vs Iceland another chapter in Twitterati's love-hate relationship with Olivier Giroud
- July 11, 2016

Any worries of France freezing in front of their home fans were quickly put to bed in the 19th minute when Paul Pogba headed in France's second goal , following Olivier Giroud's opener. "It's been a lot of hard of work and the supporters have been fantastic", he said. Iceland's formation, with two lines of four and two strikers, is a throwback to the days of mullet haircuts. (more...)
UFC 200: Anderson Silva steps in to fight Daniel Cormier UFC 200: Anderson Silva steps in to fight Daniel Cormier
- July 11, 2016

Jones' manager, Malki Kawa, said the fighter was informed of a possible PED violation by USADA , which administers the UFC's anti-drug policy. "Is there anything I can do?" "I think it's an interesting , fun fight", White said at a postfight news conference for Thursday's UFC Fight Night. (more...)