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Sports LeBron James gets 98 overall rating in National Basketball Association 2K19
Author: 0 LeBron James gets 98 overall rating in National Basketball Association 2K19

With their new superstar LeBron James looking on, the Los Angeles Lakers reached the semi-finals of the National Basketball Association summer league Sunday with a 101-78 win over the Detroit Pistons in Las Vegas. Alex Caruso drains a 3-pointer with 0.1 seconds left while drawing a foul and LeBron James is pumped up. The two hugged and laughed during a conversation.

Sports Mesut Ozil to travel with Arsenal for pre-season tour of Singapore
Author: 0 Mesut Ozil to travel with Arsenal for pre-season tour of Singapore

Ozil's mental toughness has often been questioned in England after inconsistent performances for Arsenal as well. I know Iwobi, Elneny and Mesut Ozil. And then, I think my first idea is to have five captains in the team. Emery also said he is enjoying working with Steve Bould, Arsene Wenger's longtime assistant who was kept on as part of the new backroom staff at the club.

Author: 0 President Trump Sides With Putin At Historic Summit

Trade, military issues, and China are among some of the many topics the two will discuss, Trump said during opening remarks. "I think the DNC should be ashamed of themselves for allowing themselves to be hacked ". The drama was playing out against a backdrop of fraying Western alliances, a new peak in the Russian Federation investigation and fears that Moscow's aggression may go unchallenged.

Sports DC United top Whitecaps in Rooney's debut
Author: 0 DC United top Whitecaps in Rooney's debut

But he was top scorer in a poor season and felt he had plenty to contribute to the Blue cause. He continued saying that he still had two years left on his contract at Old Trafford and he could have very easily stayed there and collected his wages till his contract had expired but he chose otherwise.

Sports Barcelona make a new offer for Chelsea's Willian
Author: 0 Barcelona make a new offer for Chelsea's Willian

Pavard hit the headlines during the World Cup thanks to that remarkable goal against Argentina which many are picking as the best of the entire tournament and that quality clearly hasn't gone unnoticed. "He's an all-round player". This is where Iranian World Cup star Alireza Jahanbakhsh comes into the mix. England's most risky weapon from crossing and set pieces, Trippier was perhaps the best of all Spurs players in Russian Federation and is earning deserved plaudits as a result.

Sports Emmanuel Macron's Joyful World Cup Celebration
Author: 0 Emmanuel Macron's Joyful World Cup Celebration

After the game, US President Donald Trump, heading to Finland for talks with Vladimir Putin , tweeted his congratulations to the Russian President and Russia for putting on a "truly great" World Cup . Following are comments, quotes and reactions from the French coach, players and President Emmanuel Macron . Macron, it seems, joined the French players during the post-match celebrations in the dressing room.

Sports Daley Blind closes in on €21m Ajax return
Author: 0 Daley Blind closes in on €21m Ajax return

The 28-year-old is going into the final season of the five-year contract he signed when joining United from Ajax in 2014. While Barca would have to pay a bunch for De Jong, losing Blind to Ajax is not the best move for us. Since then he has failed to settle in on one position at the club, and with time has taken up a role of a bit part player. "[He is] a player with a lot of experience, in the Premier League and in the Dutch national team", Ten Hag said of Blind.

Sports Pacquiao predicts fiery bout v Matthysse
Author: 0 Pacquiao predicts fiery bout v Matthysse

Manny Pacquiao suffered a shock defeat to Australia's Jeff Horn past year. However, Pacquiao is not concerned about the challenge he faces this weekend, with Matthysse having achieved and eighth-round stoppage of Teerachai Sithmorseng last time out.

Sports Didier Deschamps wants France to ‘write their own history’
Author: 0 Didier Deschamps wants France to ‘write their own history’

The Atletico Madrid man would give them a run for their money anyhow and will be key to unlocking Croatia on Sunday. Giroud, who joined Chelsea in the January transfer window, failed to score a goal for France in Russian Federation and didn't even register a shot on target during the tournament.

Sports India series more important than top ranking, says England skipper Morgan
Author: 0 India series more important than top ranking, says England skipper Morgan

Kuldeep (Yadav ) might bowl really well again, (Umesh) Yadav might bowl well. Everyone knows how good a player he is but obviously coming back from a bit of time out, he's probably desperate to do well and be that match-winner again. "So if they're right up for it, we've got to make sure we are at the same intensity and level that they are", Woods said. The fast bowler was part of India's optional nets session before the series decider and bowled with full intensity.

Author: 0 Croatia | Russia | Putin | Croatian president

Grabar-Kitarovic has, herself, entered into the spirit of the occasion, travelling to Russian Federation to watch matches and dressing in the colours of the national flag. However, with her foreign education, excellent command of English and previous high-ranking position in Nato , Grabar-Kitarović stood in stark contrast to the former generals and brutish local mayors usually associated with the HDZ.

Sports Manchester United In Advanced Talks With World Cup Superstar
Author: 0 Manchester United In Advanced Talks With World Cup Superstar

The Red Devils have already brought in a defender, midfielder and a goalkeeper, and it is believed Jose Mourinho still wants to add more. Former England global Ferdinand has now challenged Mourinho to help Pogba transmit his performances under Didier Deschamps to the Red Devils .

Author: 0 Luka Modric, Kylian Mbappe, Thibaut Courtois honoured at World Cup

Belgium's Eden Hazard was second and Antoine Griezmann, who lifted the World Cup trophy, was in third place. England's Jordan Pickford had a fine tournament but Belgium's Thibaut Courtois was named best goalkeeper. Mario Manzukic's early own goal put France ahead after the forward got his head to Antoine Griezmann's free-kick delivery into the box. Croatia's inspirational captain Modric fell short of delivering the coveted World Cup title, in what would have been a fairytale story but ...

Author: 0 Antoine Griezmann dive sets up French goal in World Cup final

Miroslav Blažević, who coached the 1998 Croatia World Cup team, told The Guardian: "For us, this means more than a mere sporting victory". "This is big. The match was paused briefly during the second half as officials removed four pitch invaders. We must refrain from comparing the French lad to Pele or the Brazilian Ronaldo.

Sports Barcelona offer Andre Gomes to Chelsea for Kante
Author: 0 Barcelona offer Andre Gomes to Chelsea for Kante

Now Kante can add World Cup victor to his ever growing list of achievements and despite a poor performance in the final he was brilliant throughout the tournament. "I'm a Kante fan". In terms of recovery, he reads the game incredibly and captures impossible balls. He runs everywhere. He's a real thief. "The way he steals the ball from the feet of opposing players, without them noticing it, is incredible, plus he always gets back up quickly and cleanly".

Sports Rio Ferdinand challenges Mourinho to unlock talisman Pogba for Man Utd
Author: 0 Rio Ferdinand challenges Mourinho to unlock talisman Pogba for Man Utd

Perisic was on the scoresheet in Croatia's 2-1 win over England in the semi-finals of the competition last week, and also netted against France in his team's 4-2 defeat in the showpiece final. The Holland worldwide now looks set to head back to former club Ajax, with United at least making back their initial outlay when Louis van Gaal was boss.

Sports EBay jumps on Prime Day
Author: 0 EBay jumps on Prime Day

In advance of Amazon's expanded Prime Day July 16, giant 25-foot Smile boxes will make their way across land and sea to major cities around the world. As part of the early deals, you can also get an Audible membership at a 66% discount . You can sign up for a free 30-day free trial. This expanded number of deals has been credited to Amazon's increased ownership of hardware brands.

Sports Modric: Ronaldo is unique and it's pity he has left
Author: 0 Modric: Ronaldo is unique and it's pity he has left

He is then expected to make his Serie A debut two weeks later, with the announcement of the fixtures on July 26 drawing even more interest than usual in order to see where and against whom the five-time Ballon d'Or victor will make his debut.

Sports Putin says 25 mln cyber attacks at World Cup-related infrastructure foiled
Author: 0 Putin says 25 mln cyber attacks at World Cup-related infrastructure foiled

He kissed French goal scorers Kylian Mbappe and Antoine Griezmann on their foreheads at the trophy and medal ceremony on the field. Macron's liberal pro-Europeanism was so detested by Putin that the former KGB spy made a decision to repeat the trick that worked so well for Russian Federation in the Brexit referendum and U.S.

Sports France Ends 20-year Itch, Lifts Second FIFA World Cup
Author: 0 France Ends 20-year Itch, Lifts Second FIFA World Cup

Croatia were livid - but Griezmann kept his cool, despite the long wait, to send the keeper the wrong way for a first goal in a World Cup final given on the intervention of VAR. Aging players have set records, too. Celebrations have begun after France lifted the Federation Internationale de Football Association world cup 2018 after 20 years.

Sports Gareth Southgate says England World Cup display lifted some gloom
Author: 0 Gareth Southgate says England World Cup display lifted some gloom

Croatia coach Zlatco Dalic (R) speaks to goalkeeping coach Drazen Ladic during a training session at the Luzhniki Stadium on Friday. And on Sunday, Harry Kane and his England team-mates were pictured on the team bus leaving the ForRestMix Club Hotel, where they had stayed throughout the tournament.

Sports Louis Cardinals dismiss manager Mike Matheny
Author: 0 Louis Cardinals dismiss manager Mike Matheny

The club named bench coach and ex-Springfield Cardinals Manager Mike Shildt as interim manager. Hitting coach John Mabry and assistant hitting coach Bill Mueller have also been let go. This season started with promise. The Cardinals are 47-46 and in third place in the NL Central . The last pitch Joe Girardi caught in the majors was as a Cardinal.

Sports Modric wins World Cup Golden Ball
Author: 0 Modric wins World Cup Golden Ball

Four Champions Leagues, a World Cup final and being the captain of his team. And the Paris Saint-Germain forward's blistering pace and mesmerising quality gave defenders countless problems throughout the tournament. In all three of those matches, Croatia has had to recover from being a goal down. More of that hope will be on full display on Sunday. Ivan Perisic tied things up with a scintillating equaliser, but the attacker later went from hero to zero, getting his outstretched arm to ...

Sports France favorites as Moscow basks in World Cup spotlight
Author: 0 France favorites as Moscow basks in World Cup spotlight

But their campaign heartbreakingly came to a halt when they lost 2-1 to Croatia in the semi-finals, with the goals coming from Ivan Perisic and Mario Mandzukic. Dalic said: "We are only able to see a small portion of what is going on back home". Now we are in the final and people are celebrating on the streets.

Sports Croatia coach Zlatko Dalic chooses the hard path to success
Author: 0 Croatia coach Zlatko Dalic chooses the hard path to success

By the time the next World Cup comes around, some of the players will be well into their thirties and Gareth Southgate will already be looking at adding some fresh blood to his ranks. "I have always been an optimist throughout my time in the dugout", Dalic said through a translator on Thursday. "There are certain hurdles we needed to overcome, historical landmarks, we've not won a knockout game for 10 years, penalty shoot-outs - we've shown what's possible", he said.

Sports England's next game against Croatia will take place behind closed doors
Author: 0 England's next game against Croatia will take place behind closed doors

They had a 1-0 lead over a exhausted team and still lost. Building a far easier and more open relationship between team and media, he told the players not to fear the headlines and instead write their own history. He was evidently instructed to get the ball forward quickly, which made sense, as Raheem Sterling's pace was causing trouble for Croatia . World Cup final: "For a country like Croatia , it's something historic to be in the final of a World Cup".

Sports Rivaldo left unhappy by France's World Cup final opener
Author: 0 Rivaldo left unhappy by France's World Cup final opener

Just a day after France celebrated its Bastille Day national holiday, many families gathered on Sunday to watch from camp sites or hotels, while giant screens have been erected in 230 fan zones across the country under exceptionally tight security.

Sports Manchester United's Jose Mourinho to rest World Cup stars in Prem opener
Author: 0 Manchester United's Jose Mourinho to rest World Cup stars in Prem opener

Ivan Perisic said his equaliser that helped Croatia come from behind to beat England 2-1 after extra time and reach the World Cup final was a goal that "he could only dream of" as a child. Rumours linking the 29-year-old with a move to Old Trafford have been circulating for the best part of a year now, but according to Paris United (via Get French Football News ) these talks are now at a more advanced stage than ever before.

Sports Confident Pakistan Favourites against Revamped Zimbabwe
Author: 0 Confident Pakistan Favourites against Revamped Zimbabwe

Recently Pakistan team has won T20 champion in a tri-series. The visitors made a relatively slow start to the innings - which was partly due to Pakistan's circumspect batting plus the decent bowling by the Zimbabwe bowlers - but quickly picked up pace in the second half of their innings.

Sports Organisers say World Cup has transformed perception of…
Author: 0 Organisers say World Cup has transformed perception of…

Moroccans fans, global commentators and footballers blamed the non-use of the VAR for Morocco's elimination . Irrespective of whether France or Croatia are crowned World Cup victors on the 15th of July, Russia has won the hearts of football lovers throughout the world in what has been a truly spectacular World Cup from start to finish.