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Author: 0 Twitter emojis of captains for Women's World Cup

After the end of the ICC Chamapions Trophy that saw Pakistan take home the Champions Trophy, It's now time for the ICC Women's World Cup . The total, and Bibi Nahida's top-score of 79, were both records for Pakistan at a Women's World Cup .

Author: 0 Ange Postecoglou: Australia in need of more composure after Germany loss

SOCHI, Russia (AP) - The learning curve facing an inexperienced and experimental German side became clearer to coach Joachim Loew after they were given a fright by Australia at the Confederations Cup on Monday. Australia is taking the trip to Russian Federation far more seriously, bringing a full-strength squad unlike Germany. Socceroos coach Ange Postecoglou insisted he would continue to employ his 3-2-4-1 system, which has its share of critics.

Author: 0 Di Maria agrees deal in Spain over tax fraud

Real Madrid have refuted claims Jose Mourinho signed a contract to take over at the club before he left Inter. But Italian journalist Palmeri feels that Perez was bending the truth with those remarks and hinted that a deal for Morata to move to Old Trafford could yet still materialise.

Author: 0 Unseeded Ostapenko tops Halep at French Open for 1st title

A set and three games down, Jelena Ostapenko looked like she would lose in her first grand slam final. She was, though, about to "do a Kuerten". Thiem's superb drop-shots and calmness at the net entertained the bumper Philippe Chatrier crowd, but the youngster was broken in the third game of the second set by Nadal.

Sports Butler changes address as flurry of deals spice Draft night
Author: 0 Butler changes address as flurry of deals spice Draft night

EDT, shortly after the first picks were made. "When you've got a pass-first facilitator like Ben you're going to look for people who can score the basketball around him", Bryan Colangelo, the head of basketball operations, said Friday at the introductory press conference for the new picks.

Author: 0 Confed Cup hosts Russia face decisive match against Mexico

Ronaldo did not complain and soon scored when Portugal earned its penalty from another two-man tackle. Ronaldo's latest goal sent him level with Hungary great Sandor Kocsis and to within nine of the legendary Ferenc Puskas' European record of 84 at global level.

Sports Dana White Confirms Crucial Details For McGregor Vs Mayweather
Author: 0 Dana White Confirms Crucial Details For McGregor Vs Mayweather

The bout will take place under normal boxing rules, despite Conor McGregor never having boxed as an amateur or professional. However, The Mayweather Promotions CEO added that the financial details including the purse split will not be disclosed and are protected under a confidentiality agreement.

Author: 0 Boston Renames Street After David Ortiz

I was hoping for an Ortiz comeback and as the time ticks away to tonight's festivities, the hope dwindles down. Former Red Sox star David Ortiz is getting a street named in his honor in Boston, joining the bridge already named after him in the city.

Author: 0 Magic sees Lonzo as 1 piece in Lakers' grand rebuilding plan

Still, it's pretty rare to hear an executive make these kind of comments publicly about a player, even if that player's no longer on their team. One or two of those players need to turn into rotation players, alleviating the need to fill out the roster through more expensive means.

Author: 0 Curry to pass on White House celebration visit

They fell just short of a ideal postseason, going 16-1 after falling to the Cavs in Game 4. It is hard to argue this statement after the team's performance this year and dominance in the playoffs. Some reports have suggested James, the best player on the planet, may head to California to join the Lakers or Clippers in 2018, likely bringing talented players along in an effort to topple the Warriors if the Cavaliers fall short again next year .

Sports Scotland boss proud of players after draw with England
Author: 0 Scotland boss proud of players after draw with England

It was special. To be captain and score in the last minute was a very proud moment. "It's been a good experience to develop other leaders". "We know his mentality, we have worked with him for a long time , we know he wants to be one of the best in the world", added the England manager.

Author: 0 More Americans Believe Comey Over Trump

Even if they were the closest of friends, however, Mueller's investigation into Trump barely includes James Comey, whom like we said before, has no real motive to not be truthful in these matters. "No. No. Next question", said Trump. President Trump told Fox News on Friday that Mueller's friendship with Comey "very bothersome", nothing they were "very, very good friends".

Author: 0 NBA draft draws second-largest audience on ESPN

I'm happy. I'm excited. Russell and Timofey Mozgov's onerous contract went to Brooklyn for Brook Lopez and the 27th overall pick, Utah forward Kyle Kuzma . Later in the first round, the Lakers underlined their commitment to Ball by officially trading point guard D'Angelo Russell, the No. 2 pick in the 2015 draft.

Author: 0 It's time for No. 1 pick Fultz to turn 76ers into winners

Florida State's own Jonathan Isaac was drafted with the 6th pick. In an article he wrote on The Players' Tribune released hours after he was taken by Philadelphia with the No. Markelle Fultz will be thrust into that scene early, and it's unknown if he'll get to play the point position like in college based on the Sixers' plans to use Simmons there.

Sports Family affair: Lakers get Lonzo Ball and dad with No. 2 pick
Author: 0 Family affair: Lakers get Lonzo Ball and dad with No. 2 pick

After meeting with the Lakers twice and notably not publicly meeting with other teams, Ball's gamble appeared to pay off when he heard his name called by National Basketball Association commissioner Adam Silver at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn New York on Thursday night.

Author: 0 Mayweather, McGregor agree to August fight

The fight will last for 12 rounds of 3 minutes, each contested under traditional boxing rules. However, that all changed on Wednesday after the Nevada State Athletic Commission approved a request put in by Mayweather Promotions to host a boxing match in late August.

Sports Dyson sparks Mariners to a 7-5 comeback win over Tigers
Author: 0 Dyson sparks Mariners to a 7-5 comeback win over Tigers

He's bigger than the sum of his parts, and it's always been that way . Like I said there have been plenty of great moments in baseball this season but I don't think any will top this one. "He did 10 minutes on the elliptical and then he hit off a tee". Free Press sports writer Anthony Fenech comes to us from Seattle , as the Tigers begin a critical road trip as the "deadline" to sell off trade assets looms, and catches up with fellow Freepster George Sipple.

Sports Kevin Durant Is Opting Out But Will Re-Sign With The Warriors
Author: 0 Kevin Durant Is Opting Out But Will Re-Sign With The Warriors

Before any athlete can become legendary, they have to lay their foundation in the high school ranks. Kevin Durant , the Finals MVP for the series, led the way for the Warriors with 39 points and an appalling 70% from the Field as he made 14 of the 20 shots he attempted in the game.

Sports LaVar Ball Says Lonzo Will Take The Lakers To The Playoffs
Author: 0 LaVar Ball Says Lonzo Will Take The Lakers To The Playoffs

When the organization introduced Ball on Friday at the team's practice facility, Lakers president of basketball operations Earvin "Magic" Johnson called him "the new face of the Lakers , the guy who I think will lead us back to where we want to get to".

Author: 0 England bowl against South Africa in 2nd T20

England start the first ever men's T20 worldwide at Taunton 1-0 up in the three-match series by virtue of the nine-wicket tonking at the Rose Bowl. Jordan was also wayward with ball, conceding 12 runs in his first over, but England were soon celebrating when Curran stepped up as an global bowler for the first time.