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Sport Harry Maguire is not worth £80 million for Manchester United
Author: 0 Harry Maguire is not worth £80 million for Manchester United

But it has been claimed Brendan Rodgers does not want to sign one more centre-back this summer, even if Maguire decides to pack his bags at Leicester . United are hoping to bring in a top-level centre-back before the transfer window shuts next month and PA understands the England global is in the Old Trafford giants' sights.

Sport Early Ighalo goal secures CAN 2019 bronze for Super Eagles
Author: 0 Early Ighalo goal secures CAN 2019 bronze for Super Eagles

Ighalo is credited to have score 79% of Nigeria's goals at the 2019 AFCON. Tunisia went 2-0 up inside 16 minutes when they met 19 years ago, only for Nigeria to emerge 4-2 winners in Lagos, including a brace from former Paris Saint-Germain and Bolton Wanderers favourite Jay-Jay Okocha.

Sport Atletico to sign England's Trippier from Tottenham, say reports
Author: 0 Atletico to sign England's Trippier from Tottenham, say reports

Trippier's final match for Tottenham will prove to have been the Champions League final loss against Liverpool, which was played at the Wanda Metropolitano, now his new home. Spurs also had a bid accepted for the defender so says the report, but Saliba has chosen a move to the Gunners over Spurs. Kieran Trippier has joined Atletico Madrid on a three-year contract after leaving Tottenham in a deal reportedly worth €22million (£22m).

Sport Grizz, Wolves advance to summer league finale
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Oh, and his younger brother, Franz, chose to follow in his footsteps and play basketball for MI. "I feel like I'll just fit in perfectly [with Memphis] because his system and his culture is similar to what it was like at college at Gonzaga", Clarke said of Jenkins.

Sport 76ers, Ben Simmons agree to contract extension
Author: 0 76ers, Ben Simmons agree to contract extension

After locking up Embiid, the attention has now been turned to Simmons. Simmons is coming off a second National Basketball Association season in which he garnered his first-ever All-Star nod, averaging 16.9 points, 8.8 rebounds, and 7.7 assists per game.

Sport Novak Djokovic Beats Roger Federer In Longest Wimbledon Final
Author: 0 Novak Djokovic Beats Roger Federer In Longest Wimbledon Final

That's more more than any other male player, Pete Sampras won seven singles titles at the All England Club, but with a win, Federer would match Martina Navratilova's mark nine singles titles at Wimbledon . They even applauded when he kicked a ball to a ball boy or when he brought his racket around his back to make meaningless contact after Djokovic served a let.

Sport India didn't plan properly for No. 4: Yuvraj Singh
Author: 0 India didn't plan properly for No. 4: Yuvraj Singh

He said the Cricket World Cup is like a festival for bookies and feels that the illegal betting will not end any time soon. Dhoni had come out to bat in the 23rd over with India reeling at 71 for 5 and then added 116 runs for the seventh wicket with Ravindra Jadeja to nearly turn the game in India's favour.

Sport AFCON: Super Eagles must now re-double their efforts - Adepoju
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Nigeria's defender William Ekong (C) celebrates his goal during the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations (CAN) quarter final football match between Nigeria and South Africa at Cairo worldwide stadium on July 9, 2019. They then walloped Guinea 3-0 in the round of 16 before beating Cote' d'Ivoire in the quarter-finals to set up tomorrow's clash with the Super Eagles.

Sport All the work's done, Federer says ahead of Wimbledon final
Author: 0 All the work's done, Federer says ahead of Wimbledon final

Here are some of the reactions. Hsieh has won Wimbledon doubles before, back in 2013, while this marks Strycova's first major final in any discipline. He clung on at 3-5, saving two match points, then had a break point as Federer served for the match . "I will probably not expect anything less than what happened previous year [in winning the 2018 title ]".

Sport Federer Defeats Nadal to Reach Wimbledon Final; Djokovic Next
Author: 0 Federer Defeats Nadal to Reach Wimbledon Final; Djokovic Next

For me, this is partially about how RBA handles the occasion, and if he does that successfully (where the likes of Berrettini didn't) he's got a set in him and the 3-1 to Djokovic appeals at 3.75. Federer and Nadal were to play next on Centre Court. With the victory, Djokovic has reached his 25th Grand Slam final. There would have been concerns for Federer fans when he skewed a forehand high into the crowd, yet he was calmness personified in the third, racing across the turf and ...

Sport Calgarians shine at 2019 MLB All-Star Game
Author: 0 Calgarians shine at 2019 MLB All-Star Game

So it's not just the ball, which Manfred says has been studied extensively by experts who find no difference other than a decrease in the amount of drag in flight. "The flaw in logic is that baseball wants more home runs . It's not coincidence. We're not idiots". This season, in particular, players are hitting home runs at an unprecedented rate.

Sport Alaphilippe wins Tour de France Stage 4
Author: 0 Alaphilippe wins Tour de France Stage 4

The 213.5-kilometre flat route from Reims to Nancy did not pose any major difficulty and was a flawless opportunity for sprinters to get a stage win, a day after Viviani's teammate Julian Alaphilippe seized the yellow jersey with a solo effort.

Sport Morgan lauds England's ODI revival after reaching Cricket World Cup final
Author: 0 Morgan lauds England's ODI revival after reaching Cricket World Cup final

They were quick and accurate and extracted the maximum possible movement out of the morning surface and although Steve Smith and Alex Carey were able to rebuild, Australia never truly recovered from that opening blitz. Mustafizur Rahman of Bangladesh is second on this list, with 20 wickets. Till a year ago, Australia were looking down and out. He added: "We were tipped as favourites so it was important to get to the semi-final in the first place and then to win this in this fashion against ...

Sport Weather Prediction for India vs New Zealand, First Semi-final
Author: 0 Weather Prediction for India vs New Zealand, First Semi-final

The victor of the semi-final will play the final. New Zealand lean on Williamson, Taylor New Zealand captain Kane Williamson led by example in their win over India . Two wickets fell in two balls, with Ravindra Jadeja central to both of them. Jadeja injected fresh excitement into the match with his fearless counter-attack that left his team needing 90 runs off the last 10 overs with four wickets in hand.

Sport South Africa - Africa Cup of Nations - 10 July 2019
Author: 0 South Africa - Africa Cup of Nations - 10 July 2019

If you sign up to a service by clicking one of the links, we may earn a referral fee. Against the fast and daring Bafana Bafana of South Africa tonight, it is most likely that coach Gernot Rohr will again consider Simon ahead of Chukwueze so as to help out in a rather shaky defence when the need arises.

Sport Knicks reworking Bullock deal, may land PF Morris
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Free agent forward Marcus Morris averaged 13.9 points and 6.1 rebounds with the Celtics last season. There is optimism Marcus Morris and the San Antonio Spurs will finalize their contract, according to Chris Haynes of Yahoo Sports .

Sport Barty Party comes to an end after fourth round loss at Wimbledon
Author: 0 Barty Party comes to an end after fourth round loss at Wimbledon

All eyes were on the women's singles first round schedule when Gauff was drawn to face seven-time Grand Slam champion Venus Williams . Williams downed Carla Suarez Navarro of Spain 6-2, 6-2 on Monday in a dominant 64-minute exercise. "I think when I'm doing that, my best tennis kind of comes from that". Zhang's change of mind over retiring was down to advice from her doubles partner and close friend Australian Sam Stosur.

Sport Andy Murray: I'll start pressing a little bit more singles after Wimbledon
Author: 0 Andy Murray: I'll start pressing a little bit more singles after Wimbledon

Strycova, 33, is in a Grand Slam semifinal for the first time after upsetting Johanna Konta in straight sets. Beltrame says Konta was "not in a great place" when they started out. Murray and Pierre-Hugues Herbert crashed out of the men's doubles in the second round, but the Briton could lift a second trophy since returning from surgery following his triumph alongside Feliciano Lopez at the Queen's Club Championships in June.

Sport India Vs New Zealand
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But little will it matter on Tuesday as it will be a fresh day and both sides will be itching for a victory. Kohli, who bats at number three, was unbeaten on 34 when India won their final group game against Sri Lanka on Saturday and insists he is happy doing his more low-key job.