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England subs earn 2-1 win over Wales

We think that looks pretty good, although would perhaps bring Jack Wilshere in for Dele Alli, who like Kane, looks exhausted following a frantic title push with Spurs. Because if this European Championship is anything to go by, he's likely to score - even when he's not actually having one of his better games. "I think it would be harsh to say", Hodgson said when asked if he had arrived at this team through circumstance. Read More

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Defending champion Lexi Thompson tied for Meijer LPGA lead

Defending champion Lexi Thompson tied for Meijer LPGA lead

The 21-year-old is on 10-under 132 after 36 holes at the course in Belmont, Michigan. "It's just kind of confidence knowing that she did it, I can do it too". "That was my first win with her on my bag as a pro", Brooke said. "I just try not to pay attention to it", Thompson said. Sure, it's big business playing on the LPGA Tour but that doesn't mean a girl can't have a little fun. Read More

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Trump mixes up mechanical animals in Dallas

Trump said that President Barack Obama "to a large extent, blamed guns" for the tragedy in Orlando, adding "I'm going to save your Second Amendment folks". "People are fed up". Quickly, the line grew behind her despite the oppressive heat. "Donald Trump opened his rally in Dallas Thursday with Deep in the heart of Texas" playing over the speakers. Read More

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NRL: Eels deny Semi Radradra walk out

NRL: Eels deny Semi Radradra walk out

Parramatta Eels captain Kieran Foran has denied reports that he is set to bring his rugby league career to an end. The winger is contracted to the Eels next year but is believed to be trying to force a move to French rugby now. "There are a lot of Chinese whispers but nothing has come from Semi and nothing has come from his management", Schubert told The Daily Telegraph in regards to an upgraded contract for the 24-year-old Australian worldwide. Read More

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Lucky Switzerland reach knockout stage with France draw

The French may have gone through the group stage unbeaten, but France coach Didier Deschamps said that his side would have to up their game for the knockout stages. The outstanding Ledian Memushaj was crucial in keeping the Romanian defence occupied while Armando Sadiku's header just before halftime was all the motivation the Albanians needed as the door for a last-16 spot cracked open. Read More

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Bartolo Colon entertains with bat, dominates with arm

Bartolo Colon entertains with bat, dominates with arm

Michael Conforto, also returning from a left-wrist injury, followed up with a solo homer. Colon (6-3) got through seven innings on 81 pitches before trouble in the eighth stopped his shutout bid. The Pirates brought the tying run to the plate in the ninth, but Jeurys Familia recorded his 22nd save. This will cap these two teams' three-game series and it will be the final game between them this season. Read More

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Kerr, Curry each fined $25000 for Game 6 incidents

If his body doesn't allow for a superhuman performance on offense, however, the Warriors will need him to tighten up his defense, play with discipline and leave behind the poor habits that plagued him in Game 6. Our back was against the wall and he took it upon himself, him and Kyrie, they put us on their backs. Not only had Curry powered the Warriors to an incredible victory the only way he can - with a flurry of unbelievable 3-pointers - but LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers ... Read More

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Pau Gasol thinking of freezing sperm due to Zika virus

Because the virus can be transferred to sexual partners and is believed to cause severe birth defects in babies, several Olympic athletes are considering freezing their semen before heading over to Rio. Rio organizers will distribute 450,000 condoms to athletes, three times as many as were handed out at the London Games in 2012, largely in response to Zika. Read More

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Zimbabwe beat India by two runs in nail-biting 1st T20I

Zimbabwe , on the other hand, are looking to bounce back from their humiliating ODI series white wash by winning their first T20 game against the dominant Indian side. The second Twenty20 match will be played at the same venue on Monday. With just six members of India's 16-man squad boasting global experience in the shortest format, the tourists named five debutants. Read More

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F1: Rosberg takes Baku pole after Hamilton crashes wall

F1: Rosberg takes Baku pole after Hamilton crashes wall

Did I think we'd be starting on the front row? Ricciardo says he likes the Baku track. Miraculously Ricciardo's team performed a prompt turnaround to get his auto ready for second practice. The two Ferraris of four-time champion Sebastian Vettel and Kimi Raikkonen were fourth and fifth ahead of Felipe Massa of Williams, Daniil Kvyat of Toro Rosso and Valtteri Bottas in the second Williams. Read More

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Lionel Messi: More to come from Argentina

The major issue for Argentina is the injury of Messi and he is still doubtfull for this match against Venezuela . Messi insists Rafael Dudamel's team can not be underestimated. "If Venezuela have reached the quarter-finals it's on merit. Since the Copa started I've been on the bench, and I believe it will continue like this", he said. Read More

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Lukaku's double lifts Belgium by Ireland

You know how it goes in football. Victory was greeted with joy and relief by a Belgian side which came into the game beset by suggestions that the players are disunited and manager Marc Wilmots inept. Having wasted a series of chances in the first half, Belgium - one of the favorites to win the European Championship - started the second half strongly and it wasn't long before the team went ahead. Read More

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Storms soften Oakmont and stop the US Open

Any U.S. Open day at Oakmont Country Club is expected to be a black-and-blue affair. And it's the U.S. Open. Now at Oakmont, a championship that frays nerves when operating conventionally will redline them starting Friday. It looks like little known Andrew Landry is going to hold on to his first-round lead in the U.S. Open. "You can't really control the weather, " said England's Lee Westwood, who managed to get to 1 under par through 13 holes. Read More

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US Open at a glance

A few threesomes remain on the course, and it will be only minutes before they are joined by the first wave of players teeing off in the second round. McIlroy shot a 7-over 77, Fowler a 6-over 76 and Willett at 5-over 75. Defending champion Jordan Spieth couldn't break par either, shooting a 72. Read More

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Euro 2016: Romania 1-1 Switzerland

Euro 2016: Romania 1-1 Switzerland

Stoke City s Xherdan Shaqiri increasingly became a thorn in the Romanians side but he should have done better with two second-half free kicks. Their 1-1 draw with Romania at Parc des Princes on Wednesday could be enough to take them through to the knockout stages but their forwards again looked rusty, squandering many chances against a defensively-minded outfit. Read More

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