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Sports Rejuvenated Federer back to conquer Wimbledon again
Author: 0 Rejuvenated Federer back to conquer Wimbledon again

While the 47th-ranked Slovakian emerged for the second set, he lasted just two more games before calling it quits. Seven-time champion Roger Federer will play Ukraine's Alexandr Dolgopolov later on Tuesday. Kerber stepped in to the opening spot on Centre Court on Day 2 in place of Serena Williams, the defending champion who is out for the rest of the season because she is pregnant.

Sports Chelsea's Tammy Abraham Joins Swansea On Loan
Author: 0 Chelsea's Tammy Abraham Joins Swansea On Loan

It is normal practice for Chelsea's talented young players to sign contract extensions before departing on season-long loans. After a stunning campaign in the Championship with Bristol City last season marked by 26 goals in 48 appearances, Abraham has had no shortage of Premier League suitors this summer.

Sports Jhulan Goswami inspired this Pakistani ball picker to become a cricketer
Author: 0 Jhulan Goswami inspired this Pakistani ball picker to become a cricketer

The Pakistan women's cricket team clearly isn't going through the best of phases at the moment. However, while it was a gloomy day for the Pakistan squad, Imtiaz had a good reason to smile. "Specifically fast bowling", Kainat wrote. After the Indo-Pak encounter, Pakistan's Kainat Imtaz met up with her childhood cricket idol and current women's cricketer, India's Jhulan Goswami.

Sports Stars, Radulov agree to 5-year contract
Author: 0 Stars, Radulov agree to 5-year contract

Radulov had 18 goals and 54 points in 76 contests in 2016-17. Albert's contract is for $650,000/$220,000. "I'm really, really, really happy right now", Hanzal said on Saturday afternoon shortly after the signing. The Dallas Stars are known to be pursuing Radulov. "They're going to be excited", Judge said after rosters were announced Sunday. "In Dallas, I was asked to play as much offensively as defensively, he explained".

Sports Leicester set to make move for £12.5-rated Sevilla star
Author: 0 Leicester set to make move for £12.5-rated Sevilla star

Iborra began his career as a defensive midfielder with Levante, before moving to Sevilla in 2013. West Ham United were also understood to be interested in the three-time Europa League victor. Leicester missed N'Golo Kante during the 2016-17 season and will hope Iborra can fill the void left by the Frenchman after he left for Chelsea, winning another Premier League title with the Blues.

Sports Kevin Durant agrees to a two year, $53 million deal
Author: 0 Kevin Durant agrees to a two year, $53 million deal

The 2015 NBA Finals MVP agreed to a three-year, $48 million deal with the NBA champs on Sunday night. And according to Sam Amick of USA Today , Durant was prepared to leave even more money on the table in the event that Iguodala signed elsewhere and the Warriors had to replace him.

Sports Duke's Tatum impressive in National Basketball Association summer debut with Celtics
Author: 0 Duke's Tatum impressive in National Basketball Association summer debut with Celtics

Tatum hit the biggest shot of the game down the stretch as he nailed the game-winner, a shot from just a few feet above the free throw line. At No. 3, the Celtics selected Duke's Jayson Tatum . The second-year player, Jaylen Brown scores a game-high 29 points. The Celtics did own the top pick in the draft but dealt it to the Sixers . In a game that was easily the most heavily contested of the day in Orlando, it was the play of Joe Young, Chris Johnson and Leaf that allowed the Pacers ...

Sports Serena Williams will be an awesome mom, says fiance Alexis Ohanian
Author: 0 Serena Williams will be an awesome mom, says fiance Alexis Ohanian

Interestingly, her coach Patrick Mouratoglou told Reuters at the French Open last month that Serena was still hitting and working out to keep her touch. For all his bluster, Richard had known exactly what he was talking about when it came to his daughters' respective greatness. "Winning in Birmingham gives me some extra confidence that I am still able to fight", said Kvitova, who meets Johanna Larsson in the first round.

Sports Boris Johnson joins call to end 1% public-sector pay cap
Author: 0 Boris Johnson joins call to end 1% public-sector pay cap

Chancellor Philip Hammond , known for his aversion to raising public borrowing, has warned that lifting the cap will mean tax rises. Recommendations for 1 per cent pay rises for 2017/18 for nurses, doctors, dentists and members of the armed forces have already been accepted by ministers.

Sports Ball injury adds to England woes
Author: 0 Ball injury adds to England woes

His knock was not only the highest individual score in a county final at Lord's but also the highest List A score at the prestigious venue . Boycott's innings for Yorkshire came in a 60-over innings, just two years after the advent of one-day county cricket.

Sports Faf to miss Lord's Test due to family reasons
Author: 0 Faf to miss Lord's Test due to family reasons

Proteas team manager, Dr Mohammed Moosajee explained: "Faf's wife gave birth to their first child last week but the hard nature of the delivery has delayed his return to the UK". The Proteas already have lost the ODI and T20 legs of the tour. He's played 35 Tests and scored more than 2,000 runs at 39.25 with seven centuries, and warmed up for this tour with county side Somerset, scoring 158 against Middlesex at Lord's last month.

Sports Tiger Woods says he's completed 'private intensive program' following DUI arrest
Author: 0 Tiger Woods says he's completed 'private intensive program' following DUI arrest

Woods checked himself into a clinic after blaming an unexpected reaction to prescribed medications for an early-morning DUI arrest near his Jupiter Island home in Florida on May 29. Police footage of a disorientated Woods stumbling through a roadside sobriety test and a mugshot in which he struggled to keep his eyes open shocked the world after his arrest in May.

Sports Marlins' Bour to Join Stanton in Home Run Derby
Author: 0 Marlins' Bour to Join Stanton in Home Run Derby

Bour's career-high for home runs in a season is 23 and barring injury, he should set a new mark during the second half of this season. "Hey guys, just wanted to let you know that I'll be participating in the Home Run Derby", Judge, who leads the majors with 27 home runs, said in a video posted by the Yankees on Twitter.

Sports Germany win another title amidst more VAR controversy
Author: 0 Germany win another title amidst more VAR controversy

Claudio Bravo made three penalty saves as Chile beat Portugal 3-0 in a penalty shootout to reach the Confederations Cup final on Wednesday. " Chile is the world's top-class team and we ( Germany ) are playing at this tournament in order to meet such teams to test our strength".

Sports Injured Kyrgios rules out surgery as an option
Author: 0 Injured Kyrgios rules out surgery as an option

Krygios was visibly struggling throughout and pulled out shortly after losing the second set, with the Frenchman ahead 6-3 6-4. I've got a bruised hip, I've got a bone impingement. Never got it right. "I kind of knew I was in trouble", Kyrgios told reporters . The first-round departure marks Kyrgios's earliest exit from Wimbledon in what was his fourth time competing in the tournament-he famously knocked off Rafael Nadal en route to advancing to the quarterfinals in his first foray ...

Sports Marshawn Lynch goes Beast Mode at charity soccer game, gets red carded
Author: 0 Marshawn Lynch goes Beast Mode at charity soccer game, gets red carded

He seems less interested in futbol, at least based on his brief appearance at a charity soccer game over the weekend. After being penalized with a red card, Lynch takes the red card right out of the ref's hand and savagely throws it to the ground and punts the soccer ball (and his flip flop) away.