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Sport Federer, Muguruza dazzle at Wimbledon gala
Author: 0 Federer, Muguruza dazzle at Wimbledon gala

Federer, who expanded his collection of majors to 19 on Sunday when he became the oldest Wimbledon champion in the Open Era, said: "I don't know how much longer it's going to last". Roger Federer was a tough worse for wear but in good spirits after celebrating his Wimbledon triumph until 5am. Muguruza was rooting for Federer on Sunday because the Spaniard wanted to dance with the Swiss 35-year-old at the champions' dinner.

Sport Maryam's mandate: Nawaz Sharif's daughter is also his defender No 1
Author: 0 Maryam's mandate: Nawaz Sharif's daughter is also his defender No 1

And the report submitted by JIT in the Pakistan Supreme Court has already named Sharif and his family members to be involved in money laundering activities. "I will not resign on the demand of a group of conspirators". But unless it passes a clear verdict, the political crisis is bound to fester. The top court took up the case in October a year ago on petitions filed by Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf, Awami Muslim League and Jamaat-e-Islami and reserved the verdict in February after ...

Sport Roger Federer had wild night celebrating Wimbledon title
Author: 0 Roger Federer had wild night celebrating Wimbledon title

Roger Federer and Marin Cilic are on court for their warmups before the men's final at Wimbledon . Federer arrived at the Guildhall in Central London looking dapper with his wife, Mirka . Not many people and that probably includes the 35 year old Swiss maestro as well. The oldest of that bunch estimated it was a reign that had been greatly assisted by younger players favouring an approach that has them rooted to the baseline and unwilling to come forward.

Sport Oposición venezolana planea nueva fase de 'presión' contra Maduro
Author: 0 Oposición venezolana planea nueva fase de 'presión' contra Maduro

Se "investiga muerte de Xiomara Escot y 3 heridos, hecho ocurrido durante situación irregular" en el populoso barrio de Catia, anunció un boletín del Ministerio Público. En paralelo el CNE organizó un simulacro de la votación de los 545 constituyentes pautadas para finales de este mes, consignó la agencia Ansa. "Aquí hoy hubo elecciones, aquí hubo hoy votación y estamos seguros de que van a decir no a la constituyente ", añadió.

Author: 0 South Korea proposes rare military talks with North at Panmunjom

He singled out a group of 12 who fled while working at a North Korean restaurant in China previous year, and Kim Ryon-hui, a defector who requested to go back to her homeland in 2015. Kim Jong Il, meanwhile, sent his premier, spy chief and other top officials to Seoul for talks. Analysts say South Korea may be willing to suspend loudspeaker broadcasts at the border that are highly critical of the North Korean leader to re-establish contact.

Sport LaVar Ball: Lonzo's shoe choices 'making a statement' to traditional companies
Author: 0 LaVar Ball: Lonzo's shoe choices 'making a statement' to traditional companies

The second (Ball) and fourth (Jackson) picks in the 2017 NBA Draft are both explosive play makers who do everything well on that end of the court. In fact, the only foreseeable roadblock for Ball is his right calf, which experienced tightness against the Mavericks on Sunday, causing him to miss the game's final 16 minutes.

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

Earlier on Monday, Barca technical director Robert Fernandez insisted the LaLiga giants had received no offers for its players this close-season and maintained no one was in the market to meet the release clause inserted into Neymar's contract when he signed fresh terms running until June 2021 last October.

Sport Paul Pierce signs contract to retire with Celtics
Author: 0 Paul Pierce signs contract to retire with Celtics

But after a wayward four seasons elsewhere, Pierce reached an agreement to join his former team for a day. Named the Most Valuable Player of that 2008 clash, Pierce became the third Celtic ever to earn MVP honors in his first NBA Finals Appearance (Jo Jo White - 1974, Cedric Maxwell - 1981).

Author: 0 VIDEO Milan, Lucas Biglia arriva a Linate

La decisione non riguarda i tifosi, ma è una scelta solo mia. Dopo aver salutato i compagni e lo staff tecnico, Lucas Biglia ha da poco lasciato il ritiro biancoceleste di Auronzo di Cadore per raggiungere Milano . I dirigenti milanisti contano di chiudere l'operazione nelle prossime ore, colmando la differenza di 3 milioni di euro che balla tra domanda e offerta.

Sport Rockets Owner Puts Team Up For Sale
Author: 0 Rockets Owner Puts Team Up For Sale

Longtime Houston Rockets owner Les Alexander is putting the Rockets up for sale, CEO Tad Brown announced Monday. Brown also says 72-year-old Alexander isn't selling the team because of health issues. The Rockets' next owner will inherit a budding superteam anchored by Harden, who is under team control through the 2022-23 season. "Well-respected around the league, he has been an active and influential owner whose vision helped to grow the game globally, especially in China".

Sport Le'Veon Bell is ready (physically) for the start of training camp
Author: 0 Le'Veon Bell is ready (physically) for the start of training camp

Bell entered the offseason with leverage to easily surpass LeSean McCoy 's five-year, $40-million deal and become the tailback cash king. Both sides have valid points in this conflict. Bell returns to the lineup for the Steelers on Sunday against Kansas City. KDKA's Bob Pompeani says Bell can be franchised again next season. NFL Network ranked Bell the No.

Sport Peltz goes for the close shave at Procter & Gamble
Author: 0 Peltz goes for the close shave at Procter & Gamble

The 180-year-old company, founded on a hand-shake agreement by a soap and a candle maker, issued a statement strongly backing its board and strategic plan. P&G's proxy filing, disclosed on Monday, shows that Trian's dialogue with the company goes back to February 16, when Peltz called Taylor shortly after disclosing the stake to make the introduction and set up an in-person meeting.

Sport Everton sign former Southampton defender Cuco Martina
Author: 0 Everton sign former Southampton defender Cuco Martina

Behind-the-scenes developments are taking place with Tottenham and Everton regarding Toffees' outcast Ross Barkley , who could be donning a Spurs shirt within days. Unfortunately, it does not look like that's going to happen, to the detriment of the team that taught him everything he knows. Throughout his time in English football with Southampton and Spurs, Pochettino has been lauded for maximising the potential of English players at his disposal ranging from young unproven talents ...

Sport Panthers GM Gettleman fired
Author: 0 Panthers GM Gettleman fired

The Panthers fired Dave Gettleman on Monday , which was surprising and odd and leaves me very concerned about who will fill the void as the National Football League general manager who can efficiently use "hog mollies" in a sentence. Now the former Giant finds himself in need of a new job. Carolina hasn't announced a replacement for Gettleman, and after a 6-10 campaign in 2016, it enters the 2017 season with more questions than answers.

Author: 0 Former champion Mark O'Meara to tee off first at the Open

England's Chris Wood , and Americans Mark O'Meara and Ryan Moore will be the first group away at 06:35 BST. "I know I'm not really where I want to be in my game and maybe nothing else, either", Stenson said, "but I'll try to enjoy". Pádraig Harrington, who won the Open in 2008 at the Merseyside course, will tee-off alongside Thomas Pieters and Pat Perez at 10.35am while 2011 victor Darren Clarke, who will play alongside Gary Woodland and amateur Harry Ellis, starts his round ten minutes ...

Author: 0 Kenya: Mourinho opens up on failed Morata pursuit | The Standard - Kenya

United ended up with Lukaku instead, with the Belgian joining from Everton in a £75m deal, and Mourinho insists he's very happy with the player he's got. I cannot criticise Real Madrid and I can not criticise my club. "He's a striker, so we're not speaking about a multi-functional player or [one who will] create doubts about positions on the pitch, he's a striker and normally strikers score goals", Mourinho added.

Author: 0 Chelsea striker Costa parties in Atletico shirt and mocks Conte

It is believed the 22-year-old will complete his move to the Premier League champions in the next few days. Spanish outlet Don Balon , as quoted by the Daily Star , is reporting that the west London side have tabled a big-money offer to try and convince the Belgian to sign for the Blues this summer.

Sport Watch Jackie Bradley Jr. rob Aaron Judge of his 31st home run
Author: 0 Watch Jackie Bradley Jr. rob Aaron Judge of his 31st home run

Boston center fielder Jackie Bradley Jr . had other ideas. With a runner on and the Yankees down by three runs in the eighth inning, Judge drove a 95 miles per hour fastball from David Price to the deepest corner of Fenway. They went 1 for 7 in the late game, leaving them 3 for 38 with RISP in series and 3 for 58 against the Yankees this season. In the makeup of an April 25 postponement, the Red Sox hit just four balls out of the infield and extended their scoreless streak to 22 innings.

Sport Jason Gillespie: I may apply for India coach job in the future
Author: 0 Jason Gillespie: I may apply for India coach job in the future

Whether Arun gets the India job, and in what capacities Zaheer and Dravid's services will be utilised will be decided on Tuesday by a four-member BCCI panel comprising acting president CK Khanna, CEO Rahul Johri and acting secretary Amitabh Chadhuary and COA member Diana Edulji.

Sport Jake Arrieta stymies former team as Chicago Cubs rout Baltimore Orioles
Author: 0 Jake Arrieta stymies former team as Chicago Cubs rout Baltimore Orioles

He allowed three hits, struck out 12 and walked none in seven innings. The Cubs had just destroyed the Orioles 8-0, they had just completed a road sweep, they had just amassed 27 runs, and catcher Willson Contreras declared that the Cubs "are back." The price was two top prospects - Eloy Jimenez and Dylan Cease - as well as two other prospects in Matt Rose and Bryant Flete .

Sport Bob Wolff, Sports Broadcaster for 8 Decades, Dies at 96
Author: 0 Bob Wolff, Sports Broadcaster for 8 Decades, Dies at 96

Legendary sports broadcaster Bob Wolff has died. Throughout his career Wolff interviewed everyone from Babe Ruth to Derek Jeter, and he was behind the microphone for Don Larsen's flawless game in the 1956 World Series. His national broadcasting work load famously included radio calls of Don Larsen's flawless game for the New York Yankees in Game 5 of the 1956 World Series and the Colts' overtime victory over the Giants in the 1958 NFL Championship Game.