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Ivanka Trump caught off guard by 'level of viciousness' in DC Ivanka Trump caught off guard by 'level of viciousness' in DC
- June 12, 2017

My father, and this administration, expects to be transformative". "I was not expecting the intensity of this experience". "Not listen to the noise and just work really hard to make a positive impact in the lives of many people". Mattis has reportedly been asked weekly to give an interview Fox News's morning show, which strongly backs President Trump. However, Mr Trump appears now to be a subject of an obstruction of justice investigation, after Mr Comey said he believed that the President ... (more...)
Daniel Berger defends FedEx St Jude Classic title in Memphis
- June 12, 2017

He still shot a 68 and finished at 7-under, three shots behind the leaders. Schwartzel grabbed the outright lead by picking up a shot at the second and missed a putt from six feet to double his advantage at the next, before bogeying his penultimate hole. (more...)
Lions aim to build world's best rugby pack
- June 12, 2017

Tighthead prop Tadhg Furlong is the other Irish starter in a team to be captained by Wales skipper Alun Wyn Jones, who captained the Lions in the third Test against the Wallabies four years ago and is a veteran of the 2009 tour to South Africa. (more...)
Down the Front Stretch, Tapwrit Wins 2017 Belmont Stakes
- June 12, 2017

But having won two out of the three legs and trained two of the top three finishers at the Belmont, Pletcher didn't harp on the missed opportunity. In winning his third career Belmont Stakes Pletcher captured two of the three jewels of this year's Triple Crown . (more...)
Ibrahimovic future at United up in the air Ibrahimovic future at United up in the air
- June 12, 2017

Despite scoring 28 goals in all competitions, the cruciate ligament injury he suffered in the Europa League tie against Anderlecht looks to be a huge factor behind the club's decision. "One thing is for sure, I decide when its time to stop and nothing else". Zlatan Ibrahimovic has been released by Manchester United . Should United indeed move to re-sign Ibrahimovic, who is essentially a free agent after his 12-month deal came to an end, it would see them rekindle a deal for a player who ... (more...)
Eoin Morgan: England have learned lessons before Champions Trophy
- June 12, 2017

Stokes , who briefly left the field with a knee injury in England's 72-run win in the series opener at Headingley on Wednesday, showed no discomfort with the bat, although he only bowled three overs. Despite losing three wickets at 101, Duminy and captain AB de Villiers took South Africa home easily. Kagiso Rabada yorked Jason Roy in the fifth over with a delivery timed at 149.8 km/h, and 10 overs later England were 80/3. (more...)
Real Madrid fans want Cristiano Ronaldo to get Ballon d'Or honour Real Madrid fans want Cristiano Ronaldo to get Ballon d'Or honour
- June 12, 2017

The team then headed to the Santiago Bernabeu Stadium, where the packed stands were treated to an elaborate light and video show while each player was individually introduced. "The squad has been great and it's been good for me individually too". "That is why he is already the best coach in the world". Ronaldo scored twice in Real's thrashing of Juventus and also became the first player to score in three Champions League finals. (more...)
French Open 2017: Andy Murray beats Kei Nishikori in quarter-finals
- June 12, 2017

The world number one got off to a poor start against the eighth seed, but ultimately won with a degree of comfort, triumphing 2-6 6-1 7-6 (7-0) 6-1. Murray will nearly certainly have to play better if he is to repeat last year's victory over Wawrinka, who is yet to drop a set and crushed in-form Marin Cilic on Wednesday. (more...)
Cavs' Irving 'looking forward' to Game 4 challenge
- June 12, 2017

The Cleveland Cavaliers avoided a sweep and denied the Golden State Warriors a ideal postseason with a 137-116 win in Game 4 of the 2017 NBA Finals . Cleveland led for most of the second half and looked ready to hand the Warriors their first loss of the play-offs. "But that team, they knew what they were about". (more...)
Land Rover Bar Move Closer To America's Cup Final
- June 12, 2017

Competing against Britain's Land Rover BAR in Bermuda, the Kiwis were heading to the start line when strong winds forced the boat to plunge into the water. "Other than that I think they're a fantastic technical challenge and physically for sailors out on the water". In the first race, Artemis had the lead but Outteridge crossed the course boundary for an unforced error and had to slow to two boat lengths behind the Kiwis. (more...)
Stevenage's Lewis Hamilton secures victory in Canadian F1 Grand Prix
- June 12, 2017

Ferrari , with championship leader Sebastian Vettel chalking up his third win in six races, had just scored their first one-two finish since 2010. "We have started working on our auto for 2018 so we have to take any decision before the summer break m. (more...)
Arsenal join race to sign 25-year-old from Real Madrid Arsenal join race to sign 25-year-old from Real Madrid
- June 12, 2017

It is thought that £70m would be sufficient to bring the 25-year-old to Stamford Bridge. His future at the club was called into question after being left out of the squad altogether for last weekend's Champions League final victory over Juventus in Wales and there are said to be several teams monitoring his situation - including Arsenal. (more...)
Microsoft's new Xbox One X is priced at $599 in Canada
- June 12, 2017

All games that are now available for Xbox One will also be available on the Xbox One X because all games are backward compatible. Fortunately, you won't have to wait too long for Microsoft to make the new Xbox One X to appear, with the company reporting it should see release in Australia from November 7 for a recommended retail price of $649. (more...)
England beat Venezuela to become FIFA U-20 World Cup champions England beat Venezuela to become FIFA U-20 World Cup champions
- June 12, 2017

Well Liverpool's new signing from Chelsea Dominic Solanke has bagged four goals and there's a Crystal Palace connection in the form of Croydon-born former academy goalkeeper Freddie Woodman , now at Newcastle United . Calvert-Lewin bagged the victor on the rebound in the 35th minute after seeing his initial shot saved... But Paul Simpson's side were resolute in their work at the back and were able to hold out for a memorable victory for the Three Lions. (more...)
PlayerUnknown's Battleground Is Not Full-Time Xbox Exclusive, Will Come To PS4 Later PlayerUnknown's Battleground Is Not Full-Time Xbox Exclusive, Will Come To PS4 Later
- June 12, 2017

Fortunately, you won't have to wait too long for Microsoft to make the new Xbox One X to appear, with the company reporting it should see release in Australia from November 7 for a recommended retail price of $649. Microsoft just announced what we've all been waiting for: the birth of Project Scorpio, its much-teased next-generation console. Among first-party games, Forza Horizon 3 , Gears of War 4 , Halo Wars 2 , Killer Instinct , and Minecraft will get 4K updates for free. (more...)
Pittsburgh Wins 2nd Straight Stanley Cup Title Pittsburgh Wins 2nd Straight Stanley Cup Title
- June 12, 2017

Pittsburgh had two close calls in the final minute of what was the best period yet of the Final series but were denied by Predators goalie Rinne and hit a post seconds later. Subban. "We were getting chances, just nothing was going in for us", Murray said. Pittsburgh Penguins' Sidney Crosby (87) celebrates with the Stanley Cup after defeating the Nashville Predators in Game 6 of the NHL hockey Stanley Cup Final , Sunday, June 11, 2017, in Nashville, Tenn . (more...)
Garry Monk: Middlesbrough tick all the boxes for me Garry Monk: Middlesbrough tick all the boxes for me
- June 12, 2017

The 38-year-old will be unveiled by Boro on Monday. "That determination really struck me. [Reading's] leadership are realistic but as it stands, Jaap wants to finish his job at Reading ". I've worked under pressure throughout my career. "If a big club in the Premier League knocks it might be a different story", said Timmer. "It has happened now and I have moved on". (more...)
Dutch team make cheeky approach to Man Utd for Ibrahimovic
- June 12, 2017

However, it is believed that the injury suffered by Ibrahimovic at the end of last season is the primary reason why he was not offered a new deal. - Zlatan Ibrahimovic was released by Manchester United on Friday, June 9 after his impressive first season in English soccer was curtailed by a serious knee injury, which could keep him out until 2018, The New York Times reports. (more...)
Manchester City will not sign Alexis Sánchez... Or will they? Manchester City will not sign Alexis Sánchez... Or will they?
- June 12, 2017

Bayern are believed to have held talks with Sanchez's agents, and are willing to pay the 28-year-old Chile forward £350,000-a-week as part of a £40 million deal. With the Gunners missing out on Champions League football, Sanchez has been linked with a move, with Bayern Munich the current favourites. But much-respected Chilean journalist Fernando Solabarrieta has dropped the bombshell that Alexis is about to join City , with the deal set to go through as soon as the clubs have thrashed ... (more...)
Kohli leads India into Champions Trophy semis after South Africa self-destruct
- June 12, 2017

However, skipper Virat Kohli (76*), who came in next to bat, shared a 128-run partnership with opener Shikhar Dhawan (78). It also means that the remaining two group matches - India versus South Africa and Pakistan versus Sri Lanka - are now virtual quarterfinals. (more...)