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Sports Thai cave rescue like trying to win a war, says governor
Author: 0 Thai cave rescue like trying to win a war, says governor

The SEAL commander raised the possibility that the boys' location on a muddy patch above the water may not stay dry for long, as heavy monsoon rains could flood the cave again. I want to go home now. Meanwhile PayPal billionaire Elon Musk is sending experts from his Space X and Tesla vehicle companies. Families of the teenage soccer players have expressed their joy over the discovery of the boys.

Sports Kyrie Irving, Jimmy Butler Still Want To Play Together
Author: 0 Kyrie Irving, Jimmy Butler Still Want To Play Together

Butler, who has a player option to become a free agent in 2019, has no intentions of signing an extension , according to the Sun-Times. Butler performed well in his first season with the Timberwolves, as he averaged 22.2 points, 5.3 rebounds, 4.9 assists and 2.0 steals per game.

Sports Sweden vs. England - Football Match Preview
Author: 0 Sweden vs. England - Football Match Preview

The Three Lions last reached this stage of the tournament in 2006 when they lost to Portugal and are looking to secure their first World Cup semi-final in 28 years. But the rumours were well and truly quashed shortly before the 23-man squad was finalised. "The team that can handle their feelings best will have an advantage", he said.

Sports Makarova knocks Wozniacki out of Wimbledon
Author: 0 Makarova knocks Wozniacki out of Wimbledon

The 38-year-old, who dropped the opening set in the first round against Johanna Larsson, was broken in the first game of her second-round match by Romanian qualifier Alexandra Dulgheru . I'm ready to die to win the match". Caroline Garcia was also on the second round departures board after the Frenchwoman lost 7-6, (7-2), 6-3 to Belinda Bencic, who won the junior event at Wimbledon three years ago.

Sports David Unsworth hails Jordan Pickford as one of Europe’s best
Author: 0 David Unsworth hails Jordan Pickford as one of Europe’s best

England reach World Cup quarter-finals with penalty shoot-out win over ColombiaThe Three Lions reached the quarter-finals in Russian Federation after prevailing 4-3 on spot kicks against Colombia after a 1-1 draw. He even made sure Pickford handed the ball to each of his teammates to ensure that opposite number David Ospina could not play any mind games. I tried to stay in the moment and their player missing just before me calmed me down a bit because I knew it would win it for us.

Sports Bride Refuses To Screen World Cup Quarter Finals During Wedding
Author: 0 Bride Refuses To Screen World Cup Quarter Finals During Wedding

I think it's good to get behind the team and we've already talked about having a street party if they reach the final. Eriksson added that Janne Andersson's side - who eliminated Holland and Italy in qualifying and topped the group which defending champions Germany finished bottom of - would be hard to break down despite the threat of tournament top-scorer Harry Kane.

Sports Ex-Celtics Coach Walter McCarty Seemingly Questions Marcus Smart Report
Author: 0 Ex-Celtics Coach Walter McCarty Seemingly Questions Marcus Smart Report

The restricted free agent guard reportedly has yet to hear from Boston's front-office this summer, and is said to be "hurt and disgusted" by the lack of communication in regards to a possible contract extension. They have the right to match any offer that comes Smart's way, but they have no obligation to offer Smart anything until they have to. Given that projected surplus, they may elect to stand pat for the most part.

Sports Karius '100 per cent' influenced by concussion - Klopp
Author: 0 Karius '100 per cent' influenced by concussion - Klopp

We always do it out of full training; we don't think too much about the games during the week. Five days after the final, Loris had 26 of 30 markers for a concussion still. "He is young so we don't want to bin a good goalkeeper because he does have the potential to be very good". Klopp has rectified his problems in midfield with the additions of Naby Keita and Fabinho and Liverpool showed huge improvements in defence during the second half of last season thanks largely to Virgil van ...

Sports Tony Parker agrees to deal with Hornets, reports say
Author: 0 Tony Parker agrees to deal with Hornets, reports say

Parker famously said his quad injury was " 100 times worse " than Kawhi's injured right quad. The Spurs were interested in re-signing Parker. Tony Parker , who spent his entire 17-year career with the San Antonio Spurs , has made a decision to sign a contract with the Charlotte Hornets , according to Yahoo! Parker will be reunited with new head coach James Borrego, who has been an assistant with the Spurs, Pelicans and Magic since 2003.

Sports Elon Musk Sends Team to Thailand to Help in Cave Rescue
Author: 0 Elon Musk Sends Team to Thailand to Help in Cave Rescue

On Thursday, Musk said on Twitter that he was " happy to help " the Thai government in its rescue effort "if there is a way to do so". Numerous passageways leading into the cave are narrow, and most of the boys do not know how to swim.

Author: 0 Thunder Working On Parting Ways With Carmelo Anthony Via Trade, Stretch Provision

That, coupled with the fact that the Thunder are facing a historic $300M-plus cost for their roster this season resulted in the obvious choice to part ways with Anthony. In looking for Anthony's next team, ESPN's Kevin Pelton described the Heat as an "interesting landing spot" due to Miami's defensive effectiveness, allowing Anthony to focus exclusively on offense.

Sports Grayson Allen Headbutts Trae Young In Just His 2nd Summer League Game
Author: 0 Grayson Allen Headbutts Trae Young In Just His 2nd Summer League Game

The No. 21 overall pick in 2018 NBA Draft scored nine points, dished out eight assists, pulled down six rebounds, and recorded three steals in the Jazz's 92-87 win over the Atlanta Hawks Summer League team. On the way back up, hands aloft as if he were trying to end the play, Allen appeared to give Young a slight shoulder check. Allen's college stint was not as smooth as Shane Battier's, however, thanks to his habit of tripping up opponents, which led to a suspension handed to him by ...

Sports Godfather set to turn villain for Griezmann
Author: 0 Godfather set to turn villain for Griezmann

Suarez, however, is not buying into it and says the player does not understand what it means to be from his home country. France booked their spot in the World Cup semi-finals after an impressive 2-0 win over Uruguay thanks to goals from Raphael Varane and Antoine Griezmann .

Sports Sounds Like Meghan Markle Has Adopted British Accent
Author: 0 Sounds Like Meghan Markle Has Adopted British Accent

The fitted mid-length shift is believed to be a nod to her home in California - though the U.S. is not a member of the Commonwealth - and is by American designer Brandon Maxwell , who used to be Lady Gaga's stylist. There was the white Givenchy shirt dress paired with a thin black belt that she wore to the Royal Ascot; the light pink Prada two piece she wore to the Queen's Young Leaders Awards; and not to mention the similarly-toned Carolina Herrera outfit she wore for her Trooping ...

Sports Maradona apologizes for accusing officials of match fixing
Author: 0 Maradona apologizes for accusing officials of match fixing

It was clear the defender needed some time to adjust to United last season but he did grow as the season went on and in he looks in fine form on the biggest global stage. "I think there was a coach who once said about their team that they're quite easy to analyse but quite hard to beat". Allardyce was then pressed on who Southgate should leave out to allow for the extra man in midfield and it was then that the former England boss insisted that there was no point in having both Kieran ...

Sports Federer gives Wimbledon masterclass; Venus hits back
Author: 0 Federer gives Wimbledon masterclass; Venus hits back

Australian Open champion Caroline Wozniacki became the 11th women's seed to fall on the first three days at Wimbledon as she crashed out 6-4 1-6 7-5 in the second round to Ekaterina Makarova . If that's working for me I'm all for it. The Swiss defending champion was at his breathtaking best as he crafted 48 exquisite winners during a 90-minute 6-4 6-4 6-1 victory on Wednesday that seemed more an exhibition of his shot-making than a charge towards a record ninth Wimbledon title.

Sports Pella stuns Cilic at Wimbledon; Djokovic, Nadal advance
Author: 0 Pella stuns Cilic at Wimbledon; Djokovic, Nadal advance

Kukushkin, who beat British number one Kyle Edmund in the Eastbourne quarter-finals last week, showed he meant business from the opening game with his powerful forehand that seemed to take both Nadal and the packed Centre Court by surprise.

Sports Federer opens Wimbledon defence in style
Author: 0 Federer opens Wimbledon defence in style

Top seed Federer marched out on Centre Court dressed for the first time in gear designed by Japanese giant Uniqlo in a deal reported to be worth $300 million after a two-decade association with Nike. "You know, I often find the less I serve, the better I serve, which is totally weird". The 22-year-old Croat next faces Viktoria Kuzmova of Slovakia or Rebecca Peterson of Sweden.

Sports Lewis Hamilton - Mercedes stronger after Austria failures
Author: 0 Lewis Hamilton - Mercedes stronger after Austria failures

The fans here are just in credible and the weather here is the best it's ever been. "It's just the way this sport is - there's no way to be flawless and that would probably be worrying if that was the case". But for those involved, it makes the mental fatigue that little bit heavier. "But I say "we hope not" because every time a vehicle stops in an uncontrolled way where a failure happens and systems are shut down in a way which is unusual, we can't be completely sure until we have done all ...

Sports Belgium prepare for World Cup quarter-final showdown against Brazil
Author: 0 Belgium prepare for World Cup quarter-final showdown against Brazil

We have to defend as well as we can and then cause them pain when we have the ball. "I know we will remain friends after". Although Luis put in a solid display against Mexico, Tite may be tempted to recall his preferred left back Marcelo, who missed the match with a back injury but returned to training.

Sports Chelsea ready to allow Willian join Manchester United
Author: 0 Chelsea ready to allow Willian join Manchester United

Chelsea prefer to sell Willian to Barcelona rather than Manchester United unless we allow Anthony Martial to move in the other direction, according to the Telegraph . I'm trying to focus on my performance, playing for Brazil'. The Brazilian coming to United will add another dimension to our attack and will make us more potent, however, losing Martial would be a major blow as the Frenchman has a lot of potential.

Sports #WC2018: Big guns primed for quarter-final battles
Author: 0 #WC2018: Big guns primed for quarter-final battles

We have underestimated them for years. Sweden lags as a +370 bet on Saturday's World Cup odds , and are also pegged as distant +2500 longshots on the championships odds. Belgium were on the brink of another major tournament failure when trailing 2-0 with 21 minutes to play against, only for a magnificent breakaway goal by Nacer Chadli in the fourth minute of injury-time to cap a stunning fightback.

Sports Lakers Are Building an Anti-Cavaliers Team Around LeBron
Author: 0 Lakers Are Building an Anti-Cavaliers Team Around LeBron

Last week, Magic Johnson suggested the Lakers were operating on a two-year plan and would not be rushed into decision this summer, particularly given Leonard, Irving, Klay Thompson and DeAndre Jordan will be unrestricted free agents in 12 months.

Sports Molinari ends Italian PGA drought with National victory
Author: 0 Molinari ends Italian PGA drought with National victory

He won a World Golf Championship in Shanghai in 2010, though the PGA Tour did not recognise the HSBC Champions as an official win until a year later. The round began ominously, as Woods found the rough off the first tee, caught a flyer and blasted his approach 25 yards over the green. "I did some good work last week, and the putter felt good".

Sports Trapped Thailand boys will be taught to dive to escape caves
Author: 0 Trapped Thailand boys will be taught to dive to escape caves

They were mostly in stable condition and have received high-protein drinks. The 12 boys, aged 11-16, and their 25-year-old coach are situated on an elevated embankment about 4 kilometers (2.5 miles) from the cave's main entrance. The insignia of the SEALs has been etched onto a rock face in the cave, video from the group's Facebook page shows. What are the trapped group having to endure? They became trapped when flash flooding poured into the cave in Chiang Rai but remarkably ...

Sports Lee Grant completes Old Trafford move from Stoke
Author: 0 Lee Grant completes Old Trafford move from Stoke

Grant, Stoke City's Player of the Season in 2017, has been signed very much as cover for first-choice goalkeeper David De Gea and understudy Sergio Romero. Last season, the experienced goalkeeper made five appearances for Stoke City, but he was unable to save the club from keeping their Premier League status.

Author: 0 It’s a boy! Ayesha and Steph Curry welcome third child

Jack Curry ", he shared next to a photo of the newborn. According to Ayesha's Instagram , Canon was born on July 2, 2018 and his sisters Riley and Ryan Curry couldn't be happier to have him. VIDEO: Riley Curry is impossibly cute at Warriors victory parade in Oakland Both Stephen and Ayesha shared photos of the new baby boy. "Family of 5!" she wrote.

Sports Serena Williams Says Breastfeeding Didn't Make Her Lose Weight
Author: 0 Serena Williams Says Breastfeeding Didn't Make Her Lose Weight

This is particularly relevant to the tennis champ as soon after the birth of her daughter Alexis Olympia Ohanian Jr in September 2017 Serena suffered from potentially fatal blood clots. "Then it was just emotionally letting go", she said. "As long as he's here, I'm going to try to be here". "I'm not surprised how impressive she has looked because she is obviously very easy to train", Wilander, who is presenting Eurosport's Game, Schett and Mats, told Reuters .

Author: 0 Blac Chyna is dating another teenager

The Blac Chyna dating rumors are swirling again and, according to several reports, Blac Chyna is dating someone new. The Shade Room also speculated that Chyna and Devin were together after spotting a comment she made on one of his recent Instagram posts: She wrote " Hi babe " with a trophy emoji, to which he replied with a heart.

Sports Knicks Sign Mario Hezonja
Author: 0 Knicks Sign Mario Hezonja

The Knicks beat several teams - including Portland, Sacramento and Memphis - because of Hezonja's belief in coach David Fizdale and confidence that he can earn a significant role on the court for NY. Very excited to be joining the Knicks and play for coach Fizdale! He shot 44.2 percent from the field, including 33.7 percent from 3-point range. Mario Hezonja #8 of the Orlando Magic shoots the ball against the New York Knicks on February 22, 2018 at Amway Center in Orlando, Florida.

Sports Cavani will have to
Author: 0 Cavani will have to "destroy science" to face France - Rami

The proven marksman Ronaldo was understandably given no space by Uruguay's defence, and he hardly got a touch in the opposition box in the first half. Portugal have not lost a competitive match with Ronaldo in the side since the 2014 World Cup , although they were beaten on penalties by Chile at last year's Confederations Cup.

Sports Calum Chambers signs contract extension at Arsenal
Author: 0 Calum Chambers signs contract extension at Arsenal

Chambers joined Arsenal in 2014 and has since made 83 appearances, as well as having a successful loan spell at Middlesbrough in 2016-17 and picking up three England caps. 'I want the best for my son and I also know that Arsenal showed a lot of interest in him, ' he told Radio Crc . The fixture is expected to be a great test for new Arsenal coach Unai Emery as his side face the champions who only lost two games last season with 100 points.