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Sports Chelsea owner Roman Abramovich 'sanctions £70m bid' for Alvaro Morata
Author: 0 Chelsea owner Roman Abramovich 'sanctions £70m bid' for Alvaro Morata

The Spain global then took to Instagram to post a picture of the couple's special day. But the Blues have made a late move for the player. "There will be a last attempt by Chelsea for Morata because Conte is desperate for Morata". As a result, the Morata link makes sense, but it will leave United and Mourinho far from impressed if they miss out on two of their top targets to their Premier League rivals.

Sports Death toll from London inferno rises to 58
Author: 0 Death toll from London inferno rises to 58

The gutted tower block after firefighters had successfully fought the blaze. The fire triggered both sorrow and outrage, as residents described the futility of their earlier attempts to have the building's safety issues addressed, particularly its fire escape plan.

Author: 0 All talk, few trades before NHL's expansion roster freeze

McPhee said the Golden Knights will truly be built by way of the entry draft, not the expansion draft, so that might indicate a plan to pick a team that might struggle from puck drop in October compared to what he could've picked if the return is strong enough.

Author: 0 Mexico snatch draw with Portugal in Confederations Cup

Now we need to think of the next game, which we have to win. Cristiano Ronaldo and his Portugal side take on Mexico in their opening game of this years Confederation Cup in Russian Federation. Overall a point each was a fair result. (AP Photo/Thanassis Stavrakis). Portugal's Cristiano Ronaldo plays with the ball during a training session at Kazan Arena in Kazan , Russia, on Saturday, June 17 , 2017.

Author: 0 Super save (for bogey) keeps Fleetwood smiling at US Open

Dustin Johnson . Rory McIlroy . (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel). Rory Mcilroy , of Ireland, and Jason Day , of Australia, walk on the eighth hole during the first round of the U.S. "I thought 63 was the number". "I just played bad golf, man", Day said. Lurking at 5-under was a pack including young South Korean Kim Si-woo, who recovered from an early bogey by stringing together three straight birdies through the turn on the way to a 2-under 70.

Author: 0 US Open filled with limitless possibilities, few stars

Open at Erin Hills . He three-putted on No. 13. He rolled in an 18-foot birdie putt on No. 5 from the edge of the green that broke so severely that he stood with his toes facing the hole and rapped the ball toward his left foot. The World No 14, teeing off on the 10th hole, made a solid start, opening with a par. Thomas made six birdies and one bogey on his front nine in the third round, and Hoffman birdied three of his first five holes.

Sports The wrong kind of US Open history: Top 3 all miss cut
Author: 0 The wrong kind of US Open history: Top 3 all miss cut

Paul Casey shot 1-under 71, and the trio of Brian Harman , Tommy Fleetwood and Brooks Koepka shot 70 to share the lead at 7-under 137. "Someone has a very good chance of ending up with their first major tomorrow", Fowler said. His third shot went over the back of the green, and it took him five shots from there, including a chip that rolled back to his feet. "I've never done this before".

Sports Rory McIlroy responds to criticism from Australian golfer Steve Elkington
Author: 0 Rory McIlroy responds to criticism from Australian golfer Steve Elkington

Fortunately for McIlroy , this tweet from Elkington contained a glaring grammatical error, leaving another opening for McIlroy. Why he chose to voice his opinion in that way is anyone's guess, but McIlroy didn't wait long to respond. McIlroy gleefully corrected Elk's spelling, pointing out he should have written "knew" - and asked whether they "taught grammar in the 50s". After the first cut, 55 players will tee off on Saturday.

Author: 0 Infantino: Not time to think about future of Confed Cup

Petersburg in 2007. Anthony Hudson's side are through to the final round of regional World Cup qualifying and will play Solomon Islands in a two-legged play-off, but New Zealand suffered 1-0 defeats to Northern Ireland and Belarus in recent friendlies.

Sports Pakistan thrash England to reach CT final for 1st time
Author: 0 Pakistan thrash England to reach CT final for 1st time

England captain Eoin Morgan insisted here Wednesday that his side would stay true to their attacking style after an eight-wicket Champions Trophy semifinal thrashing by Pakistan. It was just too easy for Pakistan, who won their third straight game at the tournament. "It's disrespectful to Pakistan, who played brilliantly and made the best of the conditions".

Author: 0 Sergey Kovalev will have his hands full in Andre Ward rematch

The California-native landed a massive right hand that stunned the Russian, and followed it up with a barrage to the body that forced Kovalev to his knees and referee Tony Weeks to stop the contest. You hear it all the time - boxing's most important punch. Both boxers are 6-feet tall and Ward is about 11 months younger than Kovalev . 'I know it sounds insane when you're light-heavyweight and I'm not the biggest light-heavyweight.

Sports City ready to rival Liverpool for £61m Aubameyang
Author: 0 City ready to rival Liverpool for £61m Aubameyang

According to Le Parisien , the Anfield hierarchy are preparing to meet Dortmund's £61.2 million valuation of the Gabon worldwide. Aubameyang scored a staggering 40 goals in 46 appearances for Dortmund last season, and at 28 years of age, he's just entering his peak years as Liverpool look for a prolific forward who can lead the line for them in the Premier League and Champions League next season.

Author: 0 Kane rescues draw for England against Scotland in qualifying

Gareth Southgate's deployment of his England squad on a Royal Marines Commando training camp in Devon in the build-up to their visit to Hampden provoked mild mocking and even downright derision among some observers. Montenegro and Denmark remain locked on points in the battle for second place after respective victories, 4-1 at home to Armenia and 3-1 in Kazakhstan .

Sports Luka Modric believes Real Madrid will dominate European football for some time
Author: 0 Luka Modric believes Real Madrid will dominate European football for some time

Real made a sluggish start to the final and while they took the lead through Cristiano Ronaldo's low finish they were soon pegged back by Mario Mandzukic's spectacular overhead kick. In the past 12 months Ronaldo has won two Champions League titles, the European Championship with Portugal, claimed a Spanish league title and the World Club Cup and on an individual level been awarded the Ballon d'Or and FIFA's "Best" award.

Sports Spieth stabilizes in final round at US Open
Author: 0 Spieth stabilizes in final round at US Open

The 21-year-old South Korean became the youngest Players Championship victor in history last month. It's not much different than what USGA executive director Mike Davis said about bringing the U.S. Of the five other players who shot a 63 in the third round at a major, none went on to win. Let's make clear that Erin Hills was far from flawless.

Sports 'Happy' Bale aims for more trophies at Real Madrid
Author: 0 'Happy' Bale aims for more trophies at Real Madrid

On Saturday, both publications had openly expressed their desire for Juventus to win at the Principality Stadium but they acknowledged Madrid's triumph with more grace on Sunday. The goalkeeper blocked a header and strike from Gonzalo Higuain, and produced a one-handed save when Miralem Pjanic picked a gap through a crowd of defenders.

Sports Will the Golden State Warriors finish off the sweep?
Author: 0 Will the Golden State Warriors finish off the sweep?

In fact they keep improving with each game that they play. The 2017 Warriors boast of four All-Stars and four-All NBA players in Stephen Curry , Kevin Durant , Draymond Green and Klay Thompson . Curry added 13 rebounds and six assists. His 3-pointer in transition with 45 seconds left gave the Warriors a 114-113 lead. Where they got off to a 7 point lead over the Warriors.

Sports Joe Buck mistakenly calls US Open winner's girlfriend by his ex's name
Author: 0 Joe Buck mistakenly calls US Open winner's girlfriend by his ex's name

After Buck quipped his partner was up to date "on all the PGA Tour gossip", Faxon revealed he lives in close proximity to the couple. Whoops. Edwards was a two-time NSCAA first-team all-American soccer player for the Seminoles, but she's no longer Koepka's girlfriend, and she wasn't the woman who kissed him on Sunday.

Author: 0 LeBron not faulting Warriors for building powerhouse team

The Cavs had a plus-minus of plus-7 in the 46 minutes James played and were minus-12 in the two minutes he rested. James said at the Cleveland Cavaliers' shootaround Wednesday in advance of Game 3 against the Golden State Warriors . His pulse was stronger in Game 3, making 4 of 5 from 3-point range in the first quarter and finished the first half with 21 points to help the Warriors take a 67-61 lead into the break.

Author: 0 76ers, Celtics agree on trade for No. 1 pick

There is momentum behind talks that Boston could send the No. 1 overall pick in Thursday's NBA Draft to the Philadelphia 76ers for the No. 3 pick plus at least another first rounder. - Forever Green™ (@ForeverGreen_) June 18, 2017The Celtics could also be acquiring more first-round picks to deal for Jimmy Butler , per league source .