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The 37-year-old Swiss reached his 12th final at the All England Club with a 7-6 (7/3), 1-6, 6-3, 6-4 defeat of old rival Rafael Nadal . On the women's side, Serena Williams goes for a 24th Grand Slam title . "But was late." Nadal said. "You go through these kinds of emotional moments, especially in big matches like this, all the time ". Federer and Nadal share a long history of memorable clashes.
  • Claims Refuted - Tottenham Hotspur Target Has No Manchester United Agreement

    Claims Refuted - Tottenham Hotspur Target Has No Manchester United Agreement

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    The player has a four years remaining with the Portuguese outfit, and hence, they are demanding staggering amount from Manchester United for the services of Fernandes . On a team level, the midfielder won both the Taça de Portugal and Taça da Liga (Portugal's FA and League Cup equivalents) with Sporting CP and lifted the inaugural Nations League for his country on home soil.
  • Virat Kohli not against IPL-style playoffs in World Cup

    Virat Kohli not against IPL-style playoffs in World Cup

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    New Zealand made 239 for eight on a tricky pitch, Ross Taylor top-scoring with 74 and Williamson contributing 67 as the two senior batsmen showed their class again. Leading India at a World Cup for the first time, Kohli's dream of making the final has been shattered despite India finishing top in the group phase.
  • Kick away unequal U.S. Soccer team pay: Darcy cartoon

    Kick away unequal U.S. Soccer team pay: Darcy cartoon

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    The " Pay Equity Bill " will, as its language stipulates, prohibit employers from paying employees differently based on " protected class status " such as gender, sexual orientation, race, disability, age, religion, military service history and so on - expanding the definition of protected classes originally included in the New York State Fair Pay Act passed in 2018 , which only prohibited employers from discriminating against employees based on "sex, race and/or national origin".
  • Manchester United optimistic of success in Harry Maguire chase

    Manchester United optimistic of success in Harry Maguire chase

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    However, Solskjaer needs to further enhance his defence after Manchester United conceded 54 Premier League goals last season and Maguire has been touted as a prime target in the media over the past few weeks. According to a report by Daily Mail , Manchester United are optimistic over their prospects winning the race to sign against Manchester City to sign Harry Maguire in this summer's transfer window.
  • New Zealand stun India by 18 runs to reach World Cup final

    New Zealand stun India by 18 runs to reach World Cup final

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    Jadeja and MS Dhoni put together a century partnership to revive the chase but in the end it wasn't enough as India crashed out of the competition courtesy of this heartbreaking defeat. During a post-match conference following India's loss, when Virat Kohli was asked about Dhoni's retirement and if "Captain Cool" has spoken about his future plans, the Indian captain said, " No, he hasn't told us anything about his future ".
  • Laurent Koscielny problem is the last thing Arsenal needed

    Laurent Koscielny problem is the last thing Arsenal needed

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    Koscielny did not feature for the Gunners until December last season, spending seven months on the sidelines overcoming a serious Achilles injury suffered in Europa League semi-final defeat to Atletico Madrid last May. And while they recognise the service he has given they have no intention of letting him leave for nothing while he still has time left on his existing deal.
  • Serena's coach believes mixed doubles adventure has left her in prime shape

    Serena's coach believes mixed doubles adventure has left her in prime shape

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    Williams will next face Barbora Strýcová, 33, of the Czech Republic, The New York Times reports . Ranked 50th in the world, Zheng had never previously won a match at Wimbledon , losing in the opening round five times. But in the second set, Riske broke for a 5-4 lead before holding serve to even the match. Strycova's only other Grand Slam quarterfinal appearance came in 2014 at Wimbledon , where her serve-and-volley style of play is effective on the grass courts.
  • NY showers US women's soccer team with confetti and love

    NY showers US women's soccer team with confetti and love

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    Cuomo announced the news on Twitter Wednesday morning, sharing a photo of himself with the newly-singed legislation at the USWNT World Cup celebration in lower Manhattan. According to the Associated Press, Rapinoe - one of the team's co-captains - has accepted an invitation from Congress, including Senate Democratic leader Chuck Schumer, Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi and New York Rep.
  • Senator introduces USWNT equal pay bill after letter from NCAA coach

    Senator introduces USWNT equal pay bill after letter from NCAA coach

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    The bill calls for the cutting of any funding that would be used to support the World Cup , including "host cities, participating local and state organizations, the U.S. Members of the U.S. women's team will earn more in 2019 as a result of their World Cup triumph in France. That process was set to unfold after the World Cup ended, with both sides said to be interested in arriving at a resolution without facing off in a courtroom.
  • NZ stun India to reach final

    NZ stun India to reach final

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    Played at Old Trafford on Tuesday evening, New Zealand were batting at 211/5 after 46.1 overs, when heavy rain meant the game had to be halted and resumed on Wednesday. "We just wanted to put the ball in the good areas and put pressure on India ". Rishabh Pant and Hardik Pandya jointly put up 47 runs on the board, but the youngster soon made way to the pavilion as he attempted to hit big and Mitchell Santner got a much-needed breakthrough.