• Wimbledon teen star Coco wins in Washington qualifying

    Wimbledon teen star Coco wins in Washington qualifying

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    She also had a second-round win over Magdalena Rybarikova and an improbable third-round comeback victory over Polona Hercog before losing to eventual champion Simona Halep in straight sets. Cori "Coco" Gauff , 15, returns at the Washington Open this week and has explained how her life changed forever after she took Wimbledon by storm at the start of July.
  • Newcastle owner rules out Sean Longstaff sale amid Manchester United rumours

    Newcastle owner rules out Sean Longstaff sale amid Manchester United rumours

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    Bowen would also be a quality addition to Newcastle's squad, having scored 36 Championship goals in the last two seasons for Hull - coming in on his left foot from a wide right position. " You never want to lose your best young players, and I think we've made it pretty evident that we won't ", Bruce told Sky Sports. Ashley added: "He asked for a 50 per cent pay increase and I think he did that because he knew it couldn't work".
  • Rays acquire Eric Sogard from Blue Jays

    Rays acquire Eric Sogard from Blue Jays

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    Toronto is 1-4 in Pannone's last five starts on grass and the over is 7-0 in their last seven Monday games. Having said all that, now knowing what the Toronto Blue Jays have acknowledged as an acceptable type of return for their former 'ace, ' we can sit and analyze a few things.
  • Westbrook acknowledges need for 'sacrifice' at Rockets

    Westbrook acknowledges need for 'sacrifice' at Rockets

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    Westbrook said he'll never stop playing with the intensity and attitude that he's played with throughout his career, but seemed to be taking a step to try and fix the negative image that came from last year's press conference antics by sharing thoughts on his personality.
  • United States teenager becomes first Fortnite World Cup champion, winning $3m

    United States teenager becomes first Fortnite World Cup champion, winning $3m

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    Developed by Epic Games Inc., Fortnite Battle Royale is a video game where 100 competitors fight it out on a virtual island, with the lone survivor or team named as the victor. Playing computer games for hours on end used to get you called a nerd, now it can make you rich and famous. Epic Games launched Fortnite in 2017.
  • Koepka tops McIlroy at St. Jude for 1st WGC title

    Koepka tops McIlroy at St. Jude for 1st WGC title

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    Jude Invitational in Memphis, Tenn. Now Koepka and McIlroy, who played the first two rounds together, will play together Sunday for the first time in a final round. Jude Classic. "I had a lot of flawless numbers into the greens today and was able to go ahead and make a lot of good, full swings", said McIlroy, who won this tournament in 2014 and also captured the WGC-Match Play in 2015.
  • Transfer: Liverpool sign record-breaking midfielder

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    Real Madrid , PSG, RB Leipzig and a number of other clubs were also attracted to the Fulham player, who became the Premier League's youngest ever last season. Liverpool confirmed that the three players will be integrated into the pre-season sessions after they returned from Copa America [Becker and Firmino] and African Cup of Nations [Salah] duty.
  • ATP roundup: Basilashvili rallies to reach Hamburg final

    ATP roundup: Basilashvili rallies to reach Hamburg final

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    Second-seeded American Taylor Fritz staved off an upset bit from Great Britain's Cameron Norrie and advanced to his second career final with a 6-1, 3-6, 6-3 victory. It wasn't to be for him, though, with Basilashvili forcing an error with a break attack at 5-5 for the first match point, converting it after another forced mistake from Zverev to complete one of the biggest and most grueling wins of the season.
  • Alexander-Arnold to Start: 4-3-3 Liverpool Predicted Lineup vs Napoli

    Alexander-Arnold to Start: 4-3-3 Liverpool Predicted Lineup vs Napoli

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    The youngster will be hoping to be given a little more time to impress though when his next appearance in a Liverpool shirt comes along. Liverpool entered the game against Napoli following a disappointing tour of the United States. "Why do we look like Huddersfield without them?" "Quality players like that we can't replace". Klopp's men started the second half with a showing of greater intent and Fabinho would have troubled the goalkeeper more had his low drive not been ...
  • Bernal wraps up 'incredible' Tour de France triumph

    Bernal wraps up 'incredible' Tour de France triumph

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    His 15 kilometre solo rampage towards the yellow jersey was part of a strategy using bonus seconds on top of hills within sight of the finish line that sparked a widespread sense of adventure to which the riders responded with glee. "Egan took the jersey yesterday - to get first and second doesn't get any better". "A lot of people probably don't, but, whatever, that spurs me on".
  • Los Angeles puts win streak on the line against Baltimore

    Los Angeles puts win streak on the line against Baltimore

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    That made him the first Major League position player to record a save in the half-century the save has been an official statistic, per Yahoo Sports . "It's a tough call for (plate umpire) Tony Randazzo, but I think NY missed it". Thaiss followed with a two-run homer, cutting the Orioles' lead to 7-2.