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Sports Federer up to ATP No. 3 after Wimbledon; Muguruza WTA No. 5
Author: 0 Federer up to ATP No. 3 after Wimbledon; Muguruza WTA No. 5

Victory was also the 35-year-old's 19th grand slam title, which takes him four clear of Spaniard Rafael Nadal, and he toasted his second major of 2017 at the traditional champions' dinner with women's champion Garbine Muguruza - followed by a trip to a bar with friends and family.

Sports Hingis and Jamie Murray win at Wimbledon
Author: 0 Hingis and Jamie Murray win at Wimbledon

I feel the gap's too big. "We tried to take some fluid out overnight, and yesterday in the morning it was worse". After all, it was a dream date for her, and she couldn't help but make the most of it. Roger Federer won a record eighth Wimbledon singles title. "Winning two is already pretty insane and plenty good enough for me". Federer's journey is even more remarkable as the 35-year-old was coming off a six-month break after winning the Australian Open earlier this year.

Author: 0 North Korea showdown as Kim and MORTAL ENEMY set for explosive meeting

He laid out a vision for denuclearizing the peninsula and bringing permanent peace to it through dialogue and tension-easing measures. Until a breakthrough is achieved, Petraeus said, North Korea will be the centerpiece of U.S. Seoul expects to achieve another goal - restoring direct communication channels with the North, all of which have been severed since the shutdown of a joint industrial complex in Kaesong early a year ago.

Sports Biglia parla già da rossonero:
Author: 0 Biglia parla già da rossonero: "Milan scelta sportiva, ringrazio i tifosi"

Evidentemente dimenticare quattro anni di Lazio non deve essere facile per Biglia che, d'altronde, nell'ultima stagione ha addirittura indossato la fascia di capitano prima di spingere per il trasferimento al Milan . La decisione non riguarda i tifosi, ma è una scelta solo mia. Sky Sport , infatti, ha svelato che il Milan e Biglia sono sempre più vicini e la situazione può sbloccarsi entro domani.

Sports Louisville picked third in ACC's Atantic Division
Author: 0 Louisville picked third in ACC's Atantic Division

It was Clemson who won the ACC and eventually the national championship in 2016, but it is Florida State whom the media believes will be on top of the conference in 2017. Reigning Heisman Trophy victor Lamar Jackson was tabbed the Atlantic Coast Conference preseason player of the year and Louisville was picked to finish third in the conference's Atlantic Division, the league announced Monday.

Sports Some sick creep is holding Cowboys WR Lucky Whitehead's dog for ransom
Author: 0 Some sick creep is holding Cowboys WR Lucky Whitehead's dog for ransom

If someone stole my dog I would pay a lot to get her back. In Dallas Cowboys wide receiver Lucky Whitehead's case, he just wants his dog back. "We pretty much went everywhere together, we hung out all the time". Whitehead also said he has received several calls from a number demanding ransom money and that if anyone knows has more information to contact him.

Sports Paul Pierce Will Officially End His Legendary Career With The Celtics
Author: 0 Paul Pierce Will Officially End His Legendary Career With The Celtics

Pierce averaged 19.7 points and 3.5 assists while playing in 1,343 career games with the Celtics, Brooklyn Nets , Washington Wizards and Los Angeles Clippers . He was a part of the 2008 NBA championship team and was also recognized as the NBA Finals MVP that year. The Celtics have long planned to sign Pierce so that he could retire with the team and former coach Doc Rivers revealed those plans last summer as Pierce pondered his National Basketball Association future.

Sports Sanchez aims for Champions League, admits that rests in Arsenal's hands
Author: 0 Sanchez aims for Champions League, admits that rests in Arsenal's hands

Manchester City continue to be linked with a move for the former Barcelona forward but manager Arsene Wenger and the Arsenal board have no plans to allow him to join a domestic rival. I have to wait to know what they want. The Scottish Premier League champions value Dembele at £30m but believe they could get more in the current climate.

Sports Lakers fans are having a ball as hope returns to LA
Author: 0 Lakers fans are having a ball as hope returns to LA

After a poor start, it's safe to say Lonzo Ball has turned his Las Vegas Summer League season around, and now is averaging close to a triple double in what is ultimately an exhibition league. "He's just incredible at getting that ball and pushing it". ESPN's Darren Rovel revealed that Ball told him through text that his son was "making a statement to the brands of what they could have had with an open mind".

Author: 0 Neymar considering Barcelona exit: Man Utd could move for Brazil star

The Parisians have been utterly adamant that their Italian midfield maestro - new Barca boss Ernesto Valverde's No.1 target - will not be allowed to leave the club, but that stance might change if Neymar moves in the opposite direction. As reported by Goal's Joe Wright , Fernandez gave a press conference later in the day, and he was inevitably asked about the reports. Per Samuel Marsden of ESPN FC, he signed a new contract last season, with a new buyout clause that is over €200 million ...

Sports The Houston Rockets Are for Sale
Author: 0 The Houston Rockets Are for Sale

In recent days, the #Houston Rockets surprised nearly everyone when they acquired #Chris Paul via trade from the Los Angeles Clippers , and signed #James Harden to a record $228-million contract extension. That's nearly 20 times more valuable than the $85 million Alexander spent to purchase the team in 1993. Leslie Alexander has done an excellent job of leading the Houston Rockets over the past 24 years, with two championships under his belt.

Author: 0 1998 champion O'Meara tees off the 146th Open

Ireland's Padraig Harrington , who won the last Open at Birkdale in 2008, begins play at 4:36 a.m. (ET) along with American Pat Perez and Belgium's Thomas Pieters . Stenson was pessimistic about his chances despite a closing 68 in the Scottish Open on Sunday, after which he was asked if he could emulate Harrington in winning back-to-back Open titles at Birkdale.

Author: 0 Ander Herrera: There is no offer from Barcelona

However, there have been recent suggestions that Manchester United are expecting an imminent bid from Real Madrid for the Spanish goalkeeper in the transfer window. "Too bad he is not with us but I wish him well". "I reached the point of seeing Morata as a teammate, he was very close [to joining United]", he said .

Sports To play under franchise tag this season
Author: 0 To play under franchise tag this season

General manager Kevin Colbert says the team will "resume its efforts" to re-sign Bell next offseason. As a result, Bell will earn $12.1 million under the franchise tag in 2017 and become an unrestricted free agent next year. That being said , Bell has been a productive member of the Steelers when he is on the field. Speaking on NFL Network, Rapoport expounded on what Bell was looking for in a long-term deal.

Sports Harrison Ford and Ryan Gosling in new Blade Runner 2049 trailer
Author: 0 Harrison Ford and Ryan Gosling in new Blade Runner 2049 trailer

The two-and-a-half-minute, action-packed clip boasts shootouts, explosions, fight scenes, and auto chases. Bautista, who describes himself to ABC Radio as a "big muscle-head on the outside, all geek on the inside", tells us it was "surreal" to work with Harrison Ford on the movie.

Sports England batsmen versus SA bowlers key contest in World Cup semi
Author: 0 England batsmen versus SA bowlers key contest in World Cup semi

But Matthews was hit in front to Hartley and lbw in the 24 over and Deandra Dottin (7) missed a sweep at off-spinner Heather Knight and was also lbw 20 balls later at 73 for four in the 27th over. In reply, West Indies soon found themselves two wickets down in the 13th over with less than 40 on the board after opener Kycia Knight was run out for 17 and Taylor trapped leg-before by Marsh.

Sports AC Milan interested in Bayern Munich's Renato Sanches - CEO Rummenigge
Author: 0 AC Milan interested in Bayern Munich's Renato Sanches - CEO Rummenigge

Vincenzo Montella's side surprised world football with the stunning capture of Juventus' defender Leonardo Bonucci for £35m, having already secured the services of Andre Silva from Porto, Atalanta's Andrea Conti, Hakan Calhanoglu and Ricardo Rodriguez from the Bundesliga and Villareal's Mateo Musacchio.

Sports Lewis back in the mix at US Women's Open
Author: 0 Lewis back in the mix at US Women's Open

The paltry $5 million purse for the women's U.S. Open-$900,000 of which goes to winner-is mere "table scraps" compared to the $12 million purse the guys played for last month at the Men's U.S. "I had a plan to work my irons and that has worked out". The professionals were also presumably demoralized at being upstaged - golfer Lexi Thompson told the AP she was aware most of the spectators were not even really watching her play.

Sports Lonzo Ball doubles up historic summer triple-double
Author: 0 Lonzo Ball doubles up historic summer triple-double

Ball ended with 36 points, 11 assists, 8 rebounds, and 5 steals while going 9-for-12 from inside the arc. He also noticed that the former UCLA standout ditched his Big Baller Brand shoes, choosing a pair of Nike Kobe Bryant Mamba Instincts.

Sports Vogue apologises over Zayn Malik and Gigi Hadid 'gender fluidity' comments
Author: 0 Vogue apologises over Zayn Malik and Gigi Hadid 'gender fluidity' comments

A few Twitter handles also brought to Vogue's notice that there are actually real life gender fluid people who are famous and can be featured on the cover . Hadid said in the article , Entertainment Tonight reported. See some of the best reactions to Vogue's cover story below. "I feel like I have a new, kind of, infatuation with a different one every week", she says.

Sports Auto racing roundup: Newgarden triumphs in Toronto
Author: 0 Auto racing roundup: Newgarden triumphs in Toronto

Virginia Motor Speedway: Justin Willliams captured his third win of the season, holding off Tyler Bare in the 35-lap Late Model feature race Saturday night at Virginia Motor Speedway in Jamaica. He moved up to third on Lap 38, where he remained for virtually the rest of the race . Michael Andretti has won here seven times from 1989-2001, while the now defunct Newman-Haas team also won seven races from 1989-2004.

Sports Mark Ruffalo Reveals 'A Standalone Hulk Movie Will Never Happen'
Author: 0 Mark Ruffalo Reveals 'A Standalone Hulk Movie Will Never Happen'

You can check out Cheadle's teasing and Ruffalo's explanation regarding the sometimes frustrating rights situation in the video above. Ever since he took over the role in 2010, ahead of The Avengers , Ruffalo has been very vocal about his desire to make a solo Hulk film , of course, he's also been very honest regarding the rights issues and how they've made it hard for Marvel Studios to release a sequel to 2008's The Incredible Hulk .

Sports Rockies score season-high 13 runs to salvage series finale vs. Mets
Author: 0 Rockies score season-high 13 runs to salvage series finale vs. Mets

Chatwood started Saturday but got just one out while battling an injury he suffered while warming up in the bullpen. Lugo hit his first professional homer with one out in the third. For the sixth time this season, the Mets dropped a Sunday series finale at their home ballpark, falling to the Rockies , 13-4. With a two-hit day, Blackmon retook the Major League Baseball lead in that category.

Sports Bad Lip Reading take on McGregor v Mayweather and it's pure GOLD
Author: 0 Bad Lip Reading take on McGregor v Mayweather and it's pure GOLD

I'm not saying the fighters are on steroids, I'm saying the method of production and hype is juiced up beyond belief. You know what I mean, in a insane place like Russian Federation. McGregor wanted this fight. Flash forward seven months later and fans are left picking their jaws off the floor after it's revealed the two outspoken pugilists would indeed meet inside the boxing ring on August 26 in Las Vegas.

Author: 0 Kirk Cousins, Redskins unlikely to strike deal

There has been little movement in the ongoing contract saga between Washington and franchise-tagged quarterback Kirk Cousins . Florio said if there is no long term deal after this season, Cousins could make $28.7 million under a transition tag or $37.4 million under a franchise tag.