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Marin Cilic outlasts Sam Querrey in hard-fought Wimbledon semifinal

He outlasted American Sam Querrey in a hard-fought 6-7 (6), 6-4, 7-6 (3), 7-5 victory on Centre Court at the All England Club. The victor of the match will face either Roger Federer or Tomas Berdych in Sunday's final. Cilic and Querrey had played twice before at Wimbledon, with the Croat winning in five sets in 2009 and 2012. The 28-year-old raised his arms to the sky in triumph as he celebrated becoming the first Croatian to reach the men's singles final at Wimbledon since Goran ...

Ezekiel Elliott Could Face Suspension For 2016 Domestic Violence Charges

Schefter says any suspension involving Elliott could last one or two games when all is said and done, placing the Cowboys without their best player against the Giants and potentially the Broncos in week two. In his rookie season, the running back led the league with 1,631 yards on 322 carries past year, scoring 15 touchdowns. Darren McFadden is second on the Cowboys' depth chart.

Donald Trump 'turns' green, hints he could change stand on Paris accord

US President Donald Trump was captured complimenting the French president's wife's appearance Thursday as he toured a famous Paris landmark. On Thursday, Mr Trump suggested he could review his position on climate change , after Mr Macron argued in defence of the 2015 Paris accord.

Yankees RHP Pineda facing Tommy John surgery

New York Yankees right-hander Michael Pineda needs Tommy John surgery for a torn ulnar collateral ligament, the team announced Friday. Pineda helped with that confidence and now he might be done this season. He is 8-4 with a 4.39 ERA in 17 starts this season. ESPN is reporting that Cashman said Adams could be a starting option at some point. Brian Cashman must be thinking he's been bitten by a snake, but this life in baseball.

President Trump and first lady to join Bastille Day celebrations

When Trump and Macron met in Brussels in May, the two memorably shook hands in full view of the press. Perhaps even flattery played a role in swaying Trump in his estimation of Europe. "If it happens", he said, "it will be wonderful; if it doesn't, that will be OK too". Macron , in a speech , thanked the US for intervening in World War I and said the fact that Trump was at his side "is the sign of a friendship across the ages".

Frenchman Warren Barguil delivers Bastille Day victory at Tour de France

Although they could not regain the yellow jersey Froome lost on Thursday, Sky put considerable pressure on Aru's Astana team, which suffered another loss midway through the stage when Criterium du Dauphine victor Jakob Fuglsang abandoned.

WPI inflation eases to 0.9% in June as food prices decline

Also, the prices of onions fell (-) 9.47 percent in June as compared with (-) 39.52 percent last year, while prices of pulses slumped (-) 25.47 percent from a growth of 27.35 percent year ago. According to data from the Ministry of Commerce and Industry, the wholesale price index , with the revised base year of 2011-12, decelerated further in June to 0.90 per cent from 2.17 per cent in May as food prices eased.

Red Sox announce Pablo Sandoval designated for assignment

With the move, the team will still be on the hook to pay the balance of the five-year, $95 million deal he signed prior to the 2015 season. The Venezuela native's time in Boston was tumultuous, as he underperformed despite his résumé as a three-time World Series champion and 2012 World Series MVP with the San Francisco Giants .

Former Arsenal player leaves Bayern Munich on loan

The former Arsenal winger joined the German Champions in June for a transfer fee of £7million on a three-year deal but he has his chance limited in terms of first team football. Gnabry scored 11 goals in 27 Bundesliga appearances for Werder last season and will be looking to help Hoffenheim push on from their surprise fourth-placed finish.

Liverpool Accept £5m Bid From Lazio For Lucas Leiva

And it seems the talks progressed at a rapid pace as according to Sky Italia , the two clubs have reached an agreement over a fee and Lucas is expected to travel to Italy soon. The 30-year-old Lucas saw limited game time for the Reds last season as he started only 12 games and came on as a substitute a further 12 times. He has been deployed to good effect in central defence by Klopp but, with the prospect of a regular starting role limited, the Liverpool manager will not stand in the way of ...

Vettel keeps open mind about Shield

F1 bosses are continuing to look at different methods to improve driver safety but it is unclear if Ferrari will persist with the screen after Vettel gave it the thumbs down so early. "Getting in doesn't matter, but getting out is probably more about getting used to it so that's not the main thing". F1's governing body says either the Shield or the controversial Halo concept will be mandatory in 2018.

Chelsea offered chance to sign top 28-year-old for £60m

The prolific Gabon global scored a massive 40 goals for the German club last season and is believed to fancy a move to the Premier League. AC MILAN are prepared to make Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang the highest paid player in Serie A. Klopp knows all about Aubameyang given that he signed him for Dortmund from St Etienne in summer 2013 and the German would be keen on a reunion at Anfield as Liverpool have Champions League football back on the agenda.

1 dead, 10 injured after uncompleted highway collapses in Singapore

In the interim, motorists can make a u-turn, at the Upper Changi Road East and Loyang Avenue junction, and get onto PIE (Changi) from the westerly direction. OKP said that it will assist and cooperate fully with authorities. Tan assigned workers not adequately trained and briefed on the professional engineer's (PE) design to erect the working platform.

Venus Williams, Muguruza breeze into Wimbledon final

Williams, 37, became the oldest women's finalist of the All-England Championships in two decades Thursday when she defeated Johanna Konta , 6-4, 6-2, in their semifinal. "Once you are in these situations before you know how to handle them better". The 2016 French Open champion then broke Rybarikova twice to open the second set and take a 4-0 lead.

Napoli, colpo Mario Rui

Nel pomeriggio, infatti, il giocatore aveva anche fatto la sua prima apparizione sul campo di allenamento di Dimaro . "Il difensore arriva in maglia azzurra con la formula del prestito con obbligo di riscatto ". Ghoulam? Mi stimola molto perché lui e Strinic sono molto forti e tutti e due hanno fatto bene. Il laterale ha commentato così: "Sono molto contento e non vedo l'ora di raggiungere il ritiro e iniziare".

Supreme Court notice to Srinivasan, Shah on CoA complaint

The Supreme Court argued to the fact as to how the duo could have been representatives of the state associations, if they had been disqualified as office-bearers. A Bench led by Justice Dipak Misra was reacting to a report by Supreme Court-appointed Committee of Administrators (CoA) led by former Comptroller and Auditor General Vinod Rai, that Mr.

Muguruza into her second Wimbledon final

Venus Williams has reached the Wimbledon final for the ninth time. Williams won her Wimbledon titles in 2000, '01, '05, '07 and '08. Muguruza reached the Wimbledon final in 2015, but lost to Serena Williams . Djokovic will face the finalist of the tournament in 2010, Tomas Berdych, a tennis player that he beat out 25 times in 27 clashes, in the quarterfinals on Wednesday.

Chris Gayle invests in Indian gaming company

West Indian swashbuckling opening batsman Chris Gayle on Thursday said India's recent loss to the Caribbean team in the one-off T20 worldwide won't make the Men in Blue a weaker side as the shortest format can be "unpredictable". "On the 11th day of November 2016, after viewing statements made about me by Mr. Dave Cameron, President of the Cricket West Indies, on a television sports programme, I tweeted a response which referred to the President which was, in retrospect, inappropriate", Bravo ...

Carolina Panthers rank among world's richest sports teams

In Forbes' separate database of the world's billionaires, Ravens owner Steve Bisciotti was ranked the 474th richest man in the world with a net worth of $3.8 billion, an increase of $700 million from last year's valuation that ranked him 569th.

Cameco Corp (TSE:CCO) Given Average Recommendation of "Buy" by Analysts

The institutional investor owned 49,892 shares of the basic materials company's stock after buying an additional 592 shares during the period. It is down 0.00% since July 11, 2016 and is. holds 31.73% of its portfolio in Neustar Inc for 2.43 million shares. Since January 1, 0001, it had 0 insider buys, and 2 sales for $706,945 activity.

Two senior AFL officials step down over personal issues

They have done nothing to deserve this. The AFL have appointed Andrew Dillon, Legal Counsel and GM Game Development as acting GM Football. "My actions did not live up to the values of the AFL and is something I am truly sorry for", he said.

Mexico held in dour draw, El Salvador cruises

It was a rematch of the 2015 Gold Cup final, but this time Jamaica was able to force at least a draw thanks to its extremely conservative play. In a lackluster first half, the best chance fell to Mexico striker Erick Torres . Jermaine Taylor bailed out Jamaica keeper Andre Blake as the game approached half-time as he cleared a goalbound header from Jesus Molina off the line to keep the teams level at 0-0 before the teams headed to the dressing room.

Defending champ Andy Murray ousted by American in Wimbledon quarterfinals

Querrey upped his serving stats in the final set, and dropped just one point on serve, as he sealed a place in the semi-finals, becoming the first American man to reach that stage at a Grand Slam since Andy Roddick in 2009. Querrey hit 27 aces to Murray's eight, and won 84 percent of his first serves. The Briton served well in the opening set as he didn't face a break point to win the first set.

Venus Williams storms into another Wimbledon final

Her most recent came in 2008, when she defeated her younger sister, Serena, for the title at the All England Club. It's been a blessing. "I couldn't have asked for more, but I'll ask for a little more". "She never looked back, it nearly relaxed her". An Australian Open semi-finalist past year, Konta was outclassed by Williams in front of a rabidly partisan centre court gallery.

Muguruza reaches another Wimbledon final

Twenty years after making her Wimbledon debut, the five-time champion is in her ninth final at the All England Club and her first since 2009. Virginia Wade, the last British woman to make the Wimbledon final four, attributed Konta's pulsating quarter-final win over world No.2 Simona Halep to her mental fortitude and is urging her to stay in the zone as expectations grow.

Boxer and Model Lauryn Eagle's New Blow

The boxer, who now owns her own gym in Sydney, said was taken back to the police station for another test, which was subsequently sent to a laboratory for analysis. She told Today she feared the incident would be twisted by media. "You're playing with someone's soul", she said. "It's heartbreaking for me and my family", she added.

Wimbledon 2017: Rohan Bopanna crashes out in mixed doubles quarters

Peers and Kontinen broke the spirit of the French Open champions after fighting off match point in the fourth-set tiebreaker to race through the deciding set. While Desai lost in the third round of the girls' singles to top seed Kayla Day of the United States 4-6 4-6; the pair of Mahak Jain and Mihika Yadav lost in the first round of the girls' doubles.

Del Piero: "Bonucci-Milan? Oggi sembrava uno scherzo. Da juventino dico…"

Il difensore greco, ad un passo dalla cessione allo Zenit San Pietroburgo, potrebbe essere strappato alla Roma con un'offerta di almeno 35 milioni di euro. Il giocatore è inoltre comunitario, avendo sia passaporto serbo che slovacco, e non andrebbe quindi a riempire uno dei due slot disponibili per ogni squadra per gli extracomunitari.

Five storylines to watch at the 2017 SEC media days

No Im not anxious about it, ” Odom said in 2016 when asked how Rhoades departure affected his feelings towards his job. "He did a great job past year at LSU ". Dormady, who boasts a bit of game experience and is coming off a strong showing in April's Orange and White game, has to be considered the favorite at this point, though the battle for Team 121's starter will most certainly carry into Fall Camp.

An Upset Is Brewing in the Tour de France

Froome's teammates had set a fast tempo that prevented others from attacking - a tactic that prepared the ground for Froome's expected assault in the steep final section leading to the finish in the ski station of Peyragudes . In he end, he finished a not-encouraging seventh on the day, 22 seconds behind the stage victor, Frenchman Romain Bardet . From the first kilometre my legs were empty and I had a really bad day.

Man caught trying to sneak prostitute into LSU's Tiger Stadium, police say

When police arrived, they found the man, 36-year-old Lucien Hamilton, near a ladder leading inside the stadium. He was charged with unauthorized entry into a place of business and solicitation of prostitution, according to the newspaper. NOLA.com also reported that this is at least the fifth such illegal entry at Tiger Stadium in the a year ago. An LSU student and two other men were caught trespassing in March, and a group of juveniles were detained for the same crime a month earlier.

Wimbledon: Roger Federer Cruises, American Sam Querrey Bests Andy Murray

The Serbian said afterwards that he is considering a break from the game in order to return at 100 per cent and Federer - who breezed past Milos Raonic in straight sets - hopes to see both men back in action swiftly. "I don't think the match (against Nadal) had an impact", Muller said. Cilic is 4-0 against Querrey, including Wimbledon matchups in 2009 and 2012. It also continues a disappointing year for Murray, whose form has been hampered by a series of physical problems including ...

Novak gives Wimbledon officials a serve

Wozniacki has yet to reach the quarterfinals at the All England Club in 11 appearances but has advanced to that stage at the other three Grand Slam events, including two U.S. However, Svetlana Kuznetsova wasn't so sure something nefarious wasn't going on in the stands with her quarterfinal opponent, Garbine Muguruza , and the Spaniard's coach.

Senate's 'August vacation' partially cut to focus on healthcare & tax reform

Freedom Caucus member Rep. Andy Biggs (R-Ariz.) said he knows some lawmakers may already have plans for August, but "this is what we were elected to do". "Yeah I was going to Israel with a bunch of new members but I guess I'm not now", remarked Sen. "Until we get results, there should be no recess", he said.

3 in-state players that will breakout for the Tigers in 2017

After flirting with entering the National Football League draft, Chubb opted to return to Raleigh and is set to anchor a veteran front that looks to be one of the toughest in the nation. "You know and I know that in some years of the BCS we didn't perform very well in those BCS games, and it was there for the world to see". "I think it's opportunity for Dakwa Nichols, for Reggie Gallaspy, for Nyheim Hines, for Jaylen Samuels", he said.