Twitter reacts to Croatia stunningly reaching World Cup finals

Croatia's players celebrate at the end of the penalty shootouts of the Russian Federation 2018 World Cup quarter-final football match between Russian Federation and Croatia at the Fisht Stadium in Sochi . 'To be fair, we've had some good sportsmen ... More..

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Wimbledon Won't Budge on World Cup Final Clash
by | Thursday, July 12, 2018

Wimbledon Won't Budge on World Cup Final Clash

In preparation for the game, Wimbledon bosses have wrapped a condition that bans phones and tablets so that tennis and football fans can stay on top of both sports at the same time, The Times reports. "I am...More..

Patriots make no selections in National Football League supplemental draft
by | Thursday, July 12, 2018

Patriots make no selections in National Football League supplemental draft

Alexander announced his intention to enter the supplemental draft on June 1 after being ruled academically ineligible for the 2018 season . He had issues with marijuana in college and after multiple things ...More..

General England defender ready for World Cup final 6 hours ago
by | Wednesday, July 11, 2018

General England defender ready for World Cup final 6 hours ago

Dalic blamed Croatia's opponents for smothering the creative talents of Luka Modric and said he expected a more open match in Moscow's Luzhniki Stadium. Modric said Subasic told him that the injury should not...More..

Former Illini Anderson braces for Federer
by | Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Former Illini Anderson braces for Federer

During his Wimbledon fourth-round victory over Adrian Mannarino on Monday, with the ball having already been called out, Federer played a stroke that was more akin to cricket than tennis. That's what you work...More..

Anderson into Wimbledon semi finals
by | Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Anderson into Wimbledon semi finals

The eighth-seeded Anderson trailed two sets to none and faced match point in the third set before staving off elimination to win the set 7-5. Khachanov overcame more misfortune as he held to level the third s...More..

Birmingham man living in Croatia in 'win-win situation'
by | Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Birmingham man living in Croatia in 'win-win situation'

But having seen Croatia hold off Argentina superstar Lionel Messi and Denmark talisman Eriksen, conceding once in those two games, Dalic is optimistic they can do the same against Kane. The big guys were se...More..

Russell Knox shoots super putt double for play-off win at Irish Open
by | Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Russell Knox shoots super putt double for play-off win at Irish Open

But well done to Russ. The 33-year-old found himself with nearly the same length putt from the same location on the first playoff hole. It could have been so much better for the Kiwi who lost a playoff to S...More..

Liverpool goalkeeper's nightmare 2018 season continues, back with another howler in friendly
by | Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Liverpool goalkeeper's nightmare 2018 season continues, back with another howler in friendly

Karius, who made a pair of mistakes against Real Madrid in May's Champions League final, spilled a free-kick, which led to Tranmere's opener in the Reds' 3-2 win over the League Two side. The German added t...More..

For 20 years, football wasn't coming home for England boss Southgate
by | Wednesday, July 11, 2018

For 20 years, football wasn't coming home for England boss Southgate

The enthusiasm they have for these players, they've been brilliant ambassadors for our country, it's great for them they've got some enjoyable moments playing for England now. But this is not the England mana...More..

This Week In Golf: Kevin Na Dominates Sunday At The Greenbrier
by | Wednesday, July 11, 2018

This Week In Golf: Kevin Na Dominates Sunday At The Greenbrier

Anirban Lahiri of India, who shot a 61 in the second round, shot 71-76 on the weekend to end up tied for 39th at 5 under. "My putter got hot", Na said. Bradley's putt lipped out and still rolled 7 feet past t...More..

Minnesota PGA Tour stop scheduled for July 4 week in 2019
by | Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Minnesota PGA Tour stop scheduled for July 4 week in 2019

The FedEx Cup playoffs will end a month earlier and be condensed from four events to three, with the first tournament - the Northern Trust - rotating between NY and Boston. "This will enhance the visibility of ...More..

What World Cup games can I watch today? The second semi-final
by | Wednesday, July 11, 2018

What World Cup games can I watch today? The second semi-final

We chatted to our United Kingdom correspondent Olly Barratt. "We're going into a semi-final but it just seems like it's the next step on the journey", Southgate said. France coach Didier Deschamps said he was...More..

Matuidi recalled for France, Dembele starts for Belgium
by | Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Matuidi recalled for France, Dembele starts for Belgium

The 6ft 3in colossus is yet to open his goal-scoring account at the World Cup this summer, but manager Didier Deschamps likes him due to his hold-up play. "I hope it's going to be different this time, I hope ...More..

Chelsea and Roma interested in Denmark goalkeeper Schmeichel
by | Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Chelsea and Roma interested in Denmark goalkeeper Schmeichel

Going into more detail, Courtois said,"I don't only like Madrid, I also like London and they are two great cities". I haven't seen them a lot in the last 18 months. But Courtois also has a big desire to move to...More..

Medicals due for Jorginho and Mahrez after bids accepted
by | Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Medicals due for Jorginho and Mahrez after bids accepted

Manchester City are on the verge of an incredible £108m double swoop ahead of the squad's return to pre-season training on Monday. City will pay Leicester an initial £60m for Algerian star Mahrez with a ...More..

South Korea's Kimtakes four-shot LPGA lead
by | Wednesday, July 11, 2018

South Korea's Kimtakes four-shot LPGA lead

Kim won the 2016 Founders Cup at 27 under, while Sorenstam won the 2001 Standard Register Ping at 27 under - that was the tournament during which the Swede shot 59. Leading by eight to eight to start the day, K...More..

'Scapegoat' Ozil should quit German team: father
by | Wednesday, July 11, 2018

'Scapegoat' Ozil should quit German team: father

Ozil , like Germany, had a poor World Cup in Russian Federation, as Joachim Low's side failed to qualify for the knockout stages. Ozil struggled to affect all three of Die Mannschaft's World Cup matches as ...More..

ICC T20I rankings: Lokesh Rahul moves to third position
by | Wednesday, July 11, 2018

ICC T20I rankings: Lokesh Rahul moves to third position

Fakhar's brilliant knock caps off a superb campaign, with his 278 runs earning him the player-of-the-series honours. The batsman also revealed that his approach in big matches such as tournament finals are a ...More..

Liverpool open talks with Stoke City over Xherdan Shaqiri
by | Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Liverpool open talks with Stoke City over Xherdan Shaqiri

Stoke are open to offers following their relegation from the Premier League , with Shaqiri unlikely to stick around at a Championship club. Liverpool have begun formal negotiations with Stoke City ove...More..

Cristiano Ronaldo joins Juventus from Real Madrid on four-year deal
by | Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Cristiano Ronaldo joins Juventus from Real Madrid on four-year deal

I only have feelings of great gratitude to this club, to the fans and to the city. " Real Madrid has conquered my heart, and that of my family, and that is why more than ever I want to say thank you". On an ...More..

Arsenal announce signing of midfielder, Lucas Torreira
by | Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Arsenal announce signing of midfielder, Lucas Torreira

Arsenal confirmed this afternoon that the Uruguayan global has joined the club on a long-term contract with the Daily Mail claiming we've paid Sampdoria £25m for his signature. With goalkeeper Bernd Len...More..

Thai cave rescue: Australian medic, last to leave cave, loses dad
by | Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Thai cave rescue: Australian medic, last to leave cave, loses dad

The eight boys who have left the cave are being treated in an isolation ward in a Chiang Rai hospital. 1 NEWS' Correspondent Kimberlee Downs from Chiang Rai, Thailand , following the successful completio...More..

Pogba urges France to avenge Euros defeat
by | Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Pogba urges France to avenge Euros defeat

Incredibly, after what would be his last public appearance - he was to die five days later - his first concern was to ask about how his old protege Paul Gascoigne had played, all those years after he consoled h...More..

Wimbledon 2018: Serena Williams breezes past Evgeniya Rodina and into quarter-finals
by | Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Wimbledon 2018: Serena Williams breezes past Evgeniya Rodina and into quarter-finals

A blistering forehand return gave her three break points in the third game, and she snatched the first with an outstanding off-balance backhand down the line. She probably should have done her homework on Willi...More..

Eric Dier: 'England teammate Kieran Trippier deserves recognition'
by | Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Eric Dier: 'England teammate Kieran Trippier deserves recognition'

However, the England manager is hesitant to change what has been a winning formula in Russian Federation and Sterling is odds on to retain his place in the lineup when the Three Lions take on Croatia in the s...More..

Eden Hazard still open to Real Madrid move
by | Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Eden Hazard still open to Real Madrid move

Real have rewarded the main stars from each of the last four World Cups with a move to the Santiago Bernabeu and Russia's installment could follow suit with another Galacticos-like response. During these nine e...More..

Livescore: Result of Belgium vs France
by | Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Livescore: Result of Belgium vs France

In the quarter-finals, France and Brazil would have been my pick for the favourites of the remaining teams. "People don't realise - they might see that everything is going in one direction but when you're y...More..

Day 3 Of The Dubai Duty Free Irish Open
by | Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Day 3 Of The Dubai Duty Free Irish Open

But the third round belonged to one man and one man only, with Van Rooyen now set to take that four shot lead into final round as the 28-year-old chases his maiden European Tour victory in just his 34th appeara...More..

Riyad Mahrez completes Manchester City move
by | Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Riyad Mahrez completes Manchester City move

City have now broken the club's transfer record for the second time in 2018, the champions reported to have paid £60 million ($107m) for Mahrez, more than their previous landmark fee for Aymeric Laporte. "Watch...More..