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by | July 04, 2018 | 09:32

Officials cautioned Tuesday that the rescue could take "weeks or months" before the once-wayward group is removed from the cave. Thai officials say the twelve boys and their coach, who were found alive in a water-logged cave, are being supplied with four months' of food.

by | July 04, 2018 | 08:46

The victor of that tie will go on to face the victor of Monday's other game, which sees Belgium meet Japan in Rostov-on-Don (1800 GMT). Japan took a surprising 2-0 lead in the 51st minute before the Belgians stormed back with two goals in a five-minute span in the 69th and 73rd minutes.

by | July 04, 2018 | 08:25

The current Pichichi of the World Cup is England striker Harry Kane with five goals. While Messi grew increasingly despondent as N'Golo Kante thwarted his every move , keeping his contribution only to assists and nothing close to match-defining, Kylian Mbappe was confirming that his name will soon be filling Balon d'Or ballots for a decade or more.

by | July 03, 2018 | 11:17

That included the splashiest signing of the offseason: four-time MVP LeBron James signing a four-year, $154 million deal with the Los Angeles Lakers . The Denver Nuggets signed two key players. He has agreed to a four-year, $137 million max contract with the Thunder , with a player option on the fourth year.

by | July 03, 2018 | 11:15

Papastathopoulos made 28 Bundesliga appearances last season with the Yellow Canneries having established himself as a regular in Dortmund's defence since joining from Werder Bremen in 2013. It's a attractive moment and I'm very happy that I will be here for the next years", he told Arsenal's official website. The Gunners reportedly paid around £16 million for the 29-year-old Greece worldwide, who had a year left on his Dortmund contract and signs on a long-term deal.

by | July 03, 2018 | 11:09

Wild brawl between Australia and Philippines basketball teams during World Cup qualifierBy Rusiate Baleilevuka Tuesday 03/07/2018The Philippines' Jason William jumps to punch Australia's Daniel Kickert . "[Looking at the footage] one of our players, Nathan Sobey, is getting assaulted by a fan". "We want basketball to be the victor". "We find that absolutely unacceptable".

by | July 02, 2018 | 03:52

Altman added that they want to respect his space as he makes his decision. "When I called him...he wanted to run here...that's meaningful to us". With the trajectory of their franchise riding on where he decides to play next season and beyond, the Cleveland Cavaliers will enter this year's draft not knowing if they're choosing a player to help them - and James - contend for another championship, develop a prospect for the future or potentially take a player to trade.

by | July 02, 2018 | 03:42

Although a strong start to the race, when he muscled past Kimi Raikkonen, meant Verstappen ran behind the then-leading Mercedes cars in third at the end of the opening lap, his race turned on Red Bull's decision to pit both their cars together on lap 15 when the Virtual Safety Car was initiated after Valtteri Bottas had retired.

by | July 02, 2018 | 02:58

It's the first time Russian Federation have reached the World Cup knockout rounds since the collapse of the Soviet Union and their first competitive knockout tie since they played Spain in Euro 2008. But the way the draw has worked out, England have been presented with an unbelievable chance to potentially reach their first World Cup final since 1966.

by | July 02, 2018 | 02:14

Spain lost the goal-fest to Russian Federation in a penalty shootout and taking inspiration, Denmark and Croatia scored a goal each inside first five minutes of the play. Croatia are perhaps small favorites if you look at the clubs where the players come from. 4' GOAL! What a start to this match. "I remember my mum screaming in the house when we scored", central defender Dejan Lovren recalled Croatia's 2-1 win over the Netherlands in 1998 that secured third place.

by | July 02, 2018 | 01:56

Los Angeles has yet to sign 25th overall pick Mo Wagner, meaning his rights can potentially be included in a trade; the Lakers are also willing to offer ex-No. Whether is be Los Angeles, Philadelphia , Houston or anywhere else he desires to be, his ultimate goal will be to hang a banner in the rafters and adding another ring to his finger.

by | July 02, 2018 | 01:49

The 34-year-old dropped to the bench for the last-16 clash, having started all of Spain's three group games, but was introduced on 67 minutes for his 131st global cap. Sergei Ignashevich scored La Roja's 99th goal in World Cup history with an untidy own goal as he wrestled with Sergio Ramos when attempting to defend a free-kick.

by | July 01, 2018 | 03:31

Edinson Cavani struck a brace of brilliant goals in the last-16 tie, either side of a Pepe header, but despite having the lion's share of possession, Portugal could not break down Uruguay's well-drilled defense a second time . The player told reporters after the final whistle he hurt his calf and Tabarez conceded he is unsure whether Cavani will be fit to face France in Friday's quarter-final.

by | July 01, 2018 | 03:27

We have a team with many young players and of course we all want him there with us. The 34-year old told reporters after the 4-3 loss to France saying: "It's time to say goodbye, it's time to support from outside". Currently, Ronaldo is second in the race for the Golden Boot with four goals and is tied with Belgium's Romelu Lukaku, behind leader Harry Kane on five strikes in the competition.

by | July 01, 2018 | 03:29

When Bednarek scored, Japan was facing elimination. A first half of little drama concluded to a chorus of whistles from the crowd and little changed following the restart. The country selected 11 host cities to be the venues for the matches of the 2018 World Cup and they are Moscow, St. Petersburg, Sochi, Kazan, Saransk, Kaliningrad, Volgograd, Rostov-on-Don, Nizhny Novgorod, Yekaterinburg and Samara .

by | July 01, 2018 | 03:12

Copa America Centenario 2016Not prone to showing his emotions, Messi sobbed uncontrollably after blasting his penalty over the bar as Argentina lost a second Copa America final in as many years in a shootout to Chile. Uruguay's defense might be a bigger problem for Ronaldo and Portugal when the teams meet in Sochi. However, the little detail that makes all the difference is that Uruguay are much better in defending than Portugal.

by | July 01, 2018 | 00:44

Fabian went close with a shot from distance which deflected just over, but then Mexico imploded as Alvarez bundled the ball into his own net to make it 3-0 to Sweden . Sweden didn't want to focus on getting revenge by helping eliminate Germany , which got some favorable calls in a tense 2-1 victory over the Swedes on Saturday night.

by | June 30, 2018 | 01:40

Down a goal to Poland but with news of Colombia's 1-0 lead over Senegal giving Japan one foot in the knockout stage thanks to the "fair play" tie-breaker, the Samurai Blue kept possession and ran down the clock to avoid conceding another goal or booking.

by | June 30, 2018 | 01:34

When the Dallas, Texas, native took his 12:50 tee time, the stands were filled and the gallery following him was the largest group; rivaled by only the following threesome of PGA stars Rory McIlroy , Bubba Watson, and Justin Thomas . As Spieth birdied 11, 13, and 14, a confidence settled on the crowd. Tied for the lead going to the 18th, McIlroy missed a 10-foot putt for par to end up at six-under for the round.

by | June 30, 2018 | 01:17

When the inevitable question about Portugal's record goal-scorer Ronaldo came, the 63-year-old's face broke into a grin. There has been little love lost when they have met: Ronaldo once punched Godin during a Spanish Super Cup tie, but the defender got his own back in a meeting past year by elbowing the Portuguese in the head.

by | June 30, 2018 | 01:05

James reportedly informed the Cavaliers he would decline the $35.6 million player option for 2018-19 and will join a free agent class that includes Paul George , Chris Paul , DeMarcus Cousins and others. With so many rumors of possible top players teaming up in an effort to take down the heavily stacked Golden State Warriors, there is yet another huge rumor that might take a top player off their team this offseason.

by | June 29, 2018 | 17:27

Despite many penalties converted, top stars, Messi famously missed from the spot in action versus Iceland , while Cristiano Ronaldo failed to convert in the crucial last group match for Portugal against Iran. And, again, even with that now effectively the case, it nearly doesn't matter. People have said he doesn't enjoy playing for Argentina. Fazio said it was a change in mindset that was crucial for Argentina, who face France in the last 16 Saturday.

by | June 29, 2018 | 16:47

Asensio has now spoken out amid the rumours of a potential move to Liverpool and refused to rule out a switch to Anfield after saying he will speak with Madrid boss Julen Lopetegui to decide his future after the World Cup . Joining the club from Mallorca in 2015, Asensio has made 91 appearances for Real Madrid following a year's loan deal to Espanyol at the start of his spell.

by | June 29, 2018 | 16:37

A Conservative tweet backing England ahead of their World Cup game against Belgium has been mocked for including a picture of Labour supporter Raheem Sterling . - The big talking point before this game was whether the team who finished second in the group would have an "easier" run to the semi-final of the tournament.

by | June 29, 2018 | 16:36

That meant Gareth Southgate's side finished second and they play Group H winners Colombia on Tuesday (7pm). But Southgate said: "We want to win football matches, so we're not happy to come away from here having been beaten". Who wins England-Belgium? And where does all the value lie? "We didn't deserve to win the title again, we didn't deserve to make the last 16". "They had better controlled possession and the best chances in the first half".