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Author: 0 Germany hope Liverpool's Emre Can will be fit for Cameroon clash

SOCCEROOS coach Ange Postecoglou refused to concede that his side's chances of progressing in the Confederations Cup had all but disappeared after a 1-1 draw with Cameroon , in which Australia saw most of the ball but conceded the vast majority of clear chances.

Sports Jacob deGrom shines as Mets top Giants 5-2
Author: 0 Jacob deGrom shines as Mets top Giants 5-2

It was only the second time this season the Mets have swept a series of any length. An All-Star in 2015, deGrom was roughed up for six hits and four runs in the World Series loss to Cueto and the Royals. He struck out seven and walked two while throwing a season-high 104 pitches. Montero rebounded from a shaky third inning in which he allowed one run after loading the bases by striking out the side in the fourth.

Sports Jordan Spieth birdies 18th to keep Travelers lead
Author: 0 Jordan Spieth birdies 18th to keep Travelers lead

It also kept fourth-ranked Jason Day from making the cut for a second straight week. Spieth then sank a five-foot birdie putt at the par-3 16th to share the lead with Weekley at 11-under after his rival's birdie-birdie finish, setting up his dramatic go-ahead birdie at 18.

Author: 0 Verstappen on top as Red Bull dominate opening practice

Kimi Raikkonen: "The most challenging part of the day was to make the tyres work to get them hot enough". "We expected difficulties on this track, so we can be happy with the performance of the vehicle". "Then suddenly I lost the rear and I had like a four-wheel power slide into the barrier". Both Vettel and Hamilton found themselves gingerly reversing their cars back onto the track before being able to carry on, and while no one got stranded down one of the roads, Vettel almost got ...

Author: 0 Cristiano Ronaldo to testify in tax fraud case on July 31

The Red Devils have been put on alert after it emerged Ronaldo wants to leave the Spanish capital this summer despite winning his third Champion League title as a Real Madrid player earlier this month. Despite insisting Madrid could cope without Ronaldo, Figo does not believe the 2016 Ballon d'Or victor, who is hot favourite to win the 2017 award too, will ultimately leave.

Sports Gatland calls on Lions to match All Blacks' physicality
Author: 0 Gatland calls on Lions to match All Blacks' physicality

Minutes later Barrett kicked another penalty and the Lions started to struggle, holding off a relentless All Blacks attack. "We're making some good breaks and we've just got to finish them off". "The players are aware of that, they know it". "I've played 15 for Exeter this year", said Nowell, whose regular role is on the wing. Sam Warburton (L) could be brought into the Lions starting lineup to beef up the breakdown after the first test loss to the All Blacks.

Sports Devils select Swiss center Nico Hischier with No. 1 pick
Author: 0 Devils select Swiss center Nico Hischier with No. 1 pick

Where are the Golden Knights the strongest? The latter four were all on hand, making them the first members of the Golden Knights to dawn the brand new grey jersey. So at least everyone had a chance to screw up, and nobody had a better chance than the NHL's 31st team. After meeting with the Board of Governors earlier in the day, Foley said he was already "very proud" of the roster assembled by McPhee.

Sports Omaha is 'Baton Rouge North' again with LSU in the CWS finals
Author: 0 Omaha is 'Baton Rouge North' again with LSU in the CWS finals

Meanwhile, Caleb Gilbert was everything the Tigers needed and more. The righty never settled in Saturday, allowing four runs on four hits with two walks a strikeout in 2⅓ innings. He is the first Tiger with a multi-HR game in Omaha since Brad Cresse in 1998. Fehmel was a surprise starter. Goliath defeated a bigger Goliath on Saturday.

Sports Red Sox Retire Ortiz's #34, Beat Angels 9-4
Author: 0 Red Sox Retire Ortiz's #34, Beat Angels 9-4

Perhaps all the years not playing in the field affected Ortiz's throwing arm, because his first pitch was quite ugly. David Ortiz stepped up to the microphone, wiped the tears from his eyes and waited for the sold-out Fenway crowd to shout "Papi!" a few more times.

Author: 0 76ers make Fultz first pick in NBA Draft

The pressure of being one of three centerpieces for a city starving for a victor and a franchise that has invested a lot to make moves like the one it pulled off this week can be overwhelming. He averaged 15.6 points and 7.2 rebounds while shooting 49.2 percent from the field and 42.3 from 3-point range in his lone season at Arizona. Sacramento had a glaring need for a point guard with Darren Collison, Ty Lawson and Langston Galloway all headed to unrestricted free agency next month and ...

Sports Castroneves leads Penske march at Road America qualifying
Author: 0 Castroneves leads Penske march at Road America qualifying

It also makes Dixon the eighth different driver to win in 10 races this season, continuing the series' ultra-competitive trend. The win was Dixon's 41st career victory, moving him to within one victory of the top 3 of all-time. Bryon led the race for 78 laps. He also serves as Dixon's strategist. Hull interrupted a post-race interview with Dixon just long enough to give the driver a celebratory hug.

Author: 0 Coach seeks a brighter beginning from Cameroon

As there were no injuries reported still and sounds like there is no change still in Team Members of both Cameroon and Australia for Today's match . The Indomitable Lions have had a tough time of things in Russian Federation thus far, losing their opening match 0-2 to Chile before drawing 1-1 with Australia on Thursday evening.

Sports Sheriff: Teen injured after fall from Six Flags 'Sky Ride'
Author: 0 Sheriff: Teen injured after fall from Six Flags 'Sky Ride'

A crowd of people gather underneath the Sky Ride gondola vehicle as the teen desperately tries to hold on. Howard was treated and released for a back injury. She was treated at the park, then taken to an area hospital. The video shows her trying to free herself from the Sky Ride ride while onlookers are yelling, "Her neck is stuck".

Author: 0 National Basketball Association draft draws second-largest audience on ESPN

Magic Johnson made a decision to stay home and drafted Lonzo Ball from out of UCLA with the #2 pick. The Sixers landed Fultz after trading the No. The Pacers weren't able to trade superstar forward Paul George, who reportedly has informed them he won't re-sign next summer . However, the Phoenix Suns' fourth overall pick Josh Jackson had the most positive mentions on draft day, and the Orlando Magic garnered the most positive outlook and social following of all other teams with ...

Author: 0 Chicago White Sox vs. Oakland Athletics

It also happened in 1914 with the Kansas City Packers of the Federal League - the rival circuit lasted a couple of seasons, and included many big leaguers. The three rookies combined to drive in seven of the A's 10 runs on the day as they won the game by a score of 10-2. Chicago hit Gossett for single runs in the third and fourth innings but the A's matched them in the fifth as they loaded the bases with one out.

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

Both Ronaldo and Mourinho are represented by agent Mendes, who will act to act as a peacemaker. And the fact that boss Jose Mourinho did not have Ronaldo on his original list of transfer targets has played a part in the club being unsure of launching a bid, it further reports.

Sports Chile draws with Australia to reach Confed Cup semifinals
Author: 0 Chile draws with Australia to reach Confed Cup semifinals

Wednesday's in Kazan pits reigning European champion Portugal against back-to-back Copa America winners Chile , while Thursday will see Mexico test itself against Germany's young but loaded side in Sochi. "I have to say I am very proud and full of praise for the team for reaching the semifinals", said Loew. Aboubakar and substitute Moumi Ngamaleu then sighted the Germany goal, but the African champion was reduced to 10 men when Mabouka raked his studs down Can's knee.

Author: 0 LaVar just can't let Lonzo enjoy his National Basketball Association draft moment

Los Angeles Lakers draft pick Lonzo Ball poses with his jersey after a news conference at the NBA basketball team's practice facility, Friday, June 23, 2017 , in El Segundo, Calif . Johnson even referenced the 1980s Showtime Lakers - a team he led - when talking about the ball movement that he hopes Ball will bring to the Lakers.

Author: 0 Malan tapped into Voges' knowledge ahead of dream England debut

South Africa's appeal was upheld by third umpire Tim Robinson - who considered Roy's run an act of deliberate blocking - and, with England's top scorer removed for 67, the Proteas levelled the series with a dramatic three-run victory. Jason Roy , dropped on nought, fell for eight when caught behind trying to ramp fast bowler Morne Morkel. England gave a debut to Morgan's fellow Middlesex batsman Dawid Malan - born in London but brought up in South Africa .

Sports Manchester United to help Chelsea nab Monaco target
Author: 0 Manchester United to help Chelsea nab Monaco target

It is understood the Serbia worldwide will sign a long-term deal worth around £150,000-a-week at Old Trafford. "Closing in" can mean a lot of things of course, and it could also be the case that United are waiting to see how the Fabinho situation works out at Monaco .