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Sport Wimbledon: Muguruza, Venus storms into final of women's singles
Author: 0 Wimbledon: Muguruza, Venus storms into final of women's singles

Australian-born Johanna Konta has no regrets after being bullied into Wimbledon semi-final submission by rampant Venus Williams . "It's been a blessing". "I was thinking you know, I said right at the beginning, it's sad she couldn't come through on an anniversary year", Wade said on the BBC. "I did think of that".

Sport Worker killed after highway collapse
Author: 0 Worker killed after highway collapse

Much construction work in affluent Singapore is carried out by migrant workers, who come to the country on short-term work permits. Two of them were seen at the hospital's Accident and Emergency section at around 8am, one with an ankle injury and the other abrasions on his hand.

Sport Wimbledon 2017: Venus Williams books final date with Garbine Muguruza
Author: 0 Wimbledon 2017: Venus Williams books final date with Garbine Muguruza

That opened a run in which Williams won 12 of 13 points. Crucially, Konta couldn't take her chance when she earned two break points at 4-4 as Venus served her way out of trouble. Muguruza lost to Serena Williams in the 2015 final. "I'm sure she's confident and determined, " Williams said. But I was not that close today. After initially going toe-to-toe with Williams, Konta was unable to generate any sort of sustained pressure and ended the contest a clear second best, losing eight of ...

Sport 'Truly unique': lioness adopts and nurses leopard cub
Author: 0 'Truly unique': lioness adopts and nurses leopard cub

Inter-species caring for wild cats is extremely rare, and between lions and leopards, it's the first time something like this has been observed - despite the very strong maternal instincts of lionesses. He says he thinks the odds are against it making it to adulthood, but he's holding out hope. "But I think the challenges to this little fellow surviving are really enormous".

Sport Leeds complete signing of Caleb Ekuban from Chievo
Author: 0 Leeds complete signing of Caleb Ekuban from Chievo

In fairness, the deal was more than hinted at yesterday with Ekuban teasing enough of his boarding pass to convince Leeds United fans that he was on his way to sign. The attacker, who also has the opportunity to represent Ghana at worldwide level, will now join up with the Leeds squad ahead of their pre-season trip to Austria later this week.

Sport Sono contento di ritrovare Sarri
Author: 0 Sono contento di ritrovare Sarri

Nel pomeriggio, infatti, il giocatore aveva anche fatto la sua prima apparizione sul campo di allenamento di Dimaro . "Spero ora di continuare questo importante processo di maturazione", ha detto Mario Rui , che ha già lavorato con Sarri ai tempi di Empoli .

Sport SC bars N Srinivasan, Niranjan Shah from being state association nominees
Author: 0 SC bars N Srinivasan, Niranjan Shah from being state association nominees

While Srinivasan and Niranjan Shah have been hauled up by the Supreme Court, there is good news for former president Anurag Thakur. The earlier reports were filed on February 27, March 17 and April 7. "Such disqualified persons have a vested interest in stalling implementation of judgement because if the judgement is implemented, such disqualified person will have to relinquish control over their respective state associations." it added.

Sport Real Madrid confirms Ceballos signing
Author: 0 Real Madrid confirms Ceballos signing

The 20-year-old was named player of the tournament at the European under-21 Championship this year. Ceballos underwent a medical with Real earlier this week and the club have confirmed that he has signed a six-year contract that promises to keep him at the Bernabeu until 2023.

Sport Star Players Likely to Return as Cricket West Indies Opts For Truce
Author: 0 Star Players Likely to Return as Cricket West Indies Opts For Truce

In the city for a promotional event, the 37-year-old Gayle said, "It was a great feeling wearing the maroon in front of the home crowd". "In early November 2016, I gave an interview to SportsMax TV during which I discussed player retainer contracts and the grades of contract that had been awarded to certain players".

Author: 0 Chief: Flooding in Burlington unprecedented

Racine, Kenosha, and Walworth counties were all hit with severe rain on Wednesday, and have been included in the state of emergency. Manhole covers were blowing off on streets in Waukesha because of too much water in storm sewers, and the Honey Creek dam in East Troy was being monitored because water was flowing over the top of the dam.

Sport Scott Frantz, Kansas State tackle, tells ESPN he's gay
Author: 0 Scott Frantz, Kansas State tackle, tells ESPN he's gay

Scott Frantz has known he is gay since the fifth grade and has been fully accepting of his own sexuality since his junior year in high school. Frantz said his teammates were supportive and it has helped him grow closer to them. Pioli's reception was similar to Snyder's reaction to the news. There has still never been an openly gay player to play in a regular-season National Football League game.

Sport Calciomercato Milan, Bonucci in arrivo a Milano: annuncio vicino
Author: 0 Calciomercato Milan, Bonucci in arrivo a Milano: annuncio vicino

La sorprendente indiscrezione raccolta dalla redazione di Sportmediaset parlarebbe di una prima offerta recapitata dalla società rossonera verso i campioni d'Italia, col forte centrale difensivo ben disposto a sposare il progetto tecnico di Montella considerato anche il ricco contratto offerto.

Sport Federer makes Wimbledon semifinals for 12th time; Djokovic retires with injury
Author: 0 Federer makes Wimbledon semifinals for 12th time; Djokovic retires with injury

Second seed Novak Djokovic takes on Tomas Berdych on Wednesday evening, and would leapfrog Murray in the world rankings should he win the title. Querrey is the first American into the final four of a major since Andy Roddick reached the semifinals at Wimbledon in 2009. Jo-Wilfried Tsonga's knockout in the round of 16 is a feat and ends up in the last square of a Grand Slam tournament.

Author: 0 Venus Williams fights past Johanna Konta to reach Wimbledon final

I'll have to ask her. Williams won, 6-4, 6-2, despite hitting only one ace. "I'm sure she's going to give me hopefully some things that will make a difference for me in the match". Serena is off the tour for the rest of this year because she is pregnant. "And I was like, 'No, this time you have to do it for yourself.' So here we are".

Sport Berdych faces 'greatest of them all' Federer in last four
Author: 0 Berdych faces 'greatest of them all' Federer in last four

Djokovic , who was bidding to win his fourth Wimbledon title, pulled out with an elbow injury on Court One where Berdych was leading 7-6 (7/2) 2-0. Cilic and Querrey played at the 2012 Wimbledon tournament a match that is the second longest in tournament history.

Author: 0 Muguruza ready for second Wimbledon final

Venus, eyeing her eighth Grand Slam title, ended Britain's hope for a local women's single champion since Virginia Wade in 1977 and any hope of a British champion in the singles this year as she ousted Konta on the heels of Andy Murray's shocking defeat in the previous round.

Author: 0 ACC Commissioner John Swofford: Division realignment not being discussed

The 2017 title game will mark the seventh time the conference holds its championship event there. Notre Dame is entering its fourth year as a quasi-member of the ACC in football, playing five games per year against league teams while still maintaining its independent status.

Author: 0 Bardet takes Tour stages as Aru claims yellow

Team Sky had produced a typically dominant performance, sitting at the front of the bunch all day but when Froome's final domestique, Mikel Landa, peeled off at the foot of the final, brutal ascent, the race leader had nothing to give. "The finish was very hard, I just didn't have the legs, but there's a long way to go", Froome said afterwards. "I just put on my helmet and it comes out like that".

Sport Trump Thinks Putin Would've Preferred a President Hillary
Author: 0 Trump Thinks Putin Would've Preferred a President Hillary

As an example, if Hillary had won, our military would be decimated. "And I want you to know there are thousands and thousands of people praying for you all the time and holding you up". And they did-they came out in massive numbers, and on top of that I got 83 percent. They've been promising it for years. The White House appears to view CBN as a sympathetic outlet for Trump.

Author: 0 Tim Tebow hits walk-off HR in minors

Tim Tebow is becoming synonymous with professional baseball with every hit he gets. And when he arrived at home plate, he was greeted by a horde of his teammates and a well-deserved gatorade bath. When he was called up from low Class A to high Class A despite a relatively unsuccessful start to the season, it was unanimously made a decision to be a marketing ploy.

Sport De Boer heeft met Loftus-Cheek eerste aanwinst binnen
Author: 0 De Boer heeft met Loftus-Cheek eerste aanwinst binnen

Wel is Loftus-Cheek een bekend gezicht in de nationale jeugdselecties. De twintigjarige verdediger van Ajax stond ook in de belangstelling van Everton, maar de keuze zou zijn gevallen op de nieuwe club van Frank de Boer, meldt De Telegraaf .

Sport Donald Trump Jr.'s Email Scandal Lands Cover of Time
Author: 0 Donald Trump Jr.'s Email Scandal Lands Cover of Time

There has been a difference of opinion within the West Wing has to how to handle the crisis, with some aides favoring more transparency than others. Investigations into possible collusion between Russian Federation and the Trump campaign have shadowed the White House for months.

Sport Sportblog - Hart Ajax-speler Nouri onbeschadigd, hersenfunctie kan nog niet worden onderzocht
Author: 0 Sportblog - Hart Ajax-speler Nouri onbeschadigd, hersenfunctie kan nog niet worden onderzocht

In de komende 24 uur zal Nouri als alles volgens plan gaat langzaam uit zijn kunstmatige slaap gehaald worden. Er was geen tegenstander in de buurt. De behandeling werd afgeschermd met doeken. En ook vanavond, bij het plaatsen van het doek, was er contact met de aanwezige familie. De Amsterdammers vervolgen: "Appie wordt in slaap gehouden om hem zo optimaal mogelijk te kunnen behandelen ".

Sport Utah Jazz waive Boris Diaw, will sign Euroleague MVP Ekpe Udoh
Author: 0 Utah Jazz waive Boris Diaw, will sign Euroleague MVP Ekpe Udoh

The Frenchman is well past his prime, but it's been clear over the past two seasons he has plenty left to offer as a bench contributor who can excel in the high post and play between 13 and 18 minutes a game. Udoh recorded just 4.1 points, 3.1 rebounds and 1.5 blocks per game during his rookie campaign, and midway through his second season, the Warriors traded Udoh along with Monta Ellis to the Milwaukee Bucks in a deal that landed Andrew Bogut in Oakland.

Sport Arsenal 'confident of signing Thomas Lemar on £100k-a-week deal'
Author: 0 Arsenal 'confident of signing Thomas Lemar on £100k-a-week deal'

Arsenal midfielder Aaron Ramsey has said that he "felt good" playing in the team's 3-4-2-1 formation towards the end of last season. "I'm open to get some more signings, but it's not easy to find the players to strengthen our squad because we have top quality players", he said .