• Ottawa soccer fans gear up for World Cup final

    Ottawa soccer fans gear up for World Cup final

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    France take on Croatia in what promises to be an absorbing contest where the victor goes home with the 18-carat gold trophy and the tag of world champions for the next four years. Deschamps, however, is very unlikely to change a winning team , especially after defending so resolutely against Belgium. FIFA World Cup 2018 is all set to wrap up after one final match between France and Croatia .
  • France vs Croatia Live streaming, TV channel, likely lineups and preview

    France vs Croatia Live streaming, TV channel, likely lineups and preview

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    I know the taste of losing a final. "That's the aim and that's the mentality we've been using while preparing for this game ". The first model relies exclusively on team results, weighted towards more recent performances. "We hope that Croatia will turn back that game 20 years ago and play with pride". As they face off in the 2018 World Cup final in Moscow . The other question concerns Croatia's pedigree.
  • Anderson in final after a marathon duel with Isner

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    It was the first time in the Open era that both men's semifinals went past 6-all in the deciding set of a Grand Slam event. Anderson's win was only the first semifinal of the day. Victory for Djokovic would elevate the 31-year-old above Australian Roy Emerson into fourth place on men's tennis's all-time grand slam title leaderboard behind only Federer (20), Nadal (17) and Pete Sampras (14).
  • Trump's visit ruffles feathers, sets back UK-US special relationship — Interview

    Trump's visit ruffles feathers, sets back UK-US special relationship — Interview

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    On her 90th birthday, Barack Obama described the Queen as 'truly one of my favorite people'. "It was not the deal that was in the referendum". "The prime minister will be hoping for a calm remainder of the visit". And yes, the balloon was even approved by the City of London . I haven't been there in a long time . The issue dominated Mrs May's talks with the President, and at Chequers Mr Trump told his host: "Whatever you do is OK with me".
  • Kerber claims third major crown, shocks Serena at Wimbledon

    Kerber claims third major crown, shocks Serena at Wimbledon

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    This year F1 ace Lewis Hamilton, golfer Tiger Woods and Dame Anna Wintour offered their support from behind her team. But success did not come quickly. Winning Wimbledon with Olympia at the tournament with her was supposed to be the crowning glory of her return to the top. But she's at pains to point out she's never wanted to model herself on the German superstar.
  • Angelique Kerber claims maiden Wimbledon triumph, Serena Williams denied fairy-tale comeback

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    Serena Williams reacts to losing against Angelique Kerber on Saturday, July 14, 2018 . This is not the first time Meghan , who is friends with Serena, attended the tennis championships. Rafael Nadal has forced a fifth set against Novak Djokovic in their Wimbledon semifinal. She briefly hit back, breaking to love in the fourth game, but then produced another error-strewn effort, including two double faults, to gift a 4-3 lead to Kerber.
  • Kerber beats Williams 6-3, 6-3 to win 1st Wimbledon title

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    After a controversially delayed start she defended her baseline brilliantly to extract 24 unforced errors from an often wayward Williams and clinch her third Grand Slam title. So far this tournament Williams has progressed serenely and dropped just the one set against Camila Giorgi in the quarter-final. But with the clock ticking, and having already celebrated her 28th birthday, Kerber stunned Williams in the 2016 Australian Open final to claim her maiden Grand Slam title.
  • In Fiery Interview With British Tabloid, Trump Criticizes Prime Minister, London Mayor

    In Fiery Interview With British Tabloid, Trump Criticizes Prime Minister, London Mayor

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    Trump has frequently angered British politicians. On Friday, Mrs May and Mr Trump will go to watch a joint counter-terrorism exercise by British and U.S. He is due to meet Theresa May, who is seeking a post-Brexit trade deal - days after he said the United Kingdom was in "turmoil". Some plan to stage an "all-night noise protest" outside the barricades surrounding Winfield House later Thursday, with those attending urged to "bring pots, drums and vuvuzelas".
  • Princess Charlotte to photographers: 'You're not coming'

    Princess Charlotte to photographers: 'You're not coming'

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    The event took place inside of St. James's Palace. Her Majesty, 92, is due to travel back from Norfolk Monday and has a busy week ahead with celebrations marking the centenary of the RAF on Tuesday, as well as Trump's visit to Windsor on Friday.
  • Here's What Prince Harry Thinks About Having 5 Kids With Meghan Markle

    Here's What Prince Harry Thinks About Having 5 Kids With Meghan Markle

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    Do you like her style? Meghan's father Thomas Markle also weighed in on the baby debate, telling Good Morning Britain last month, "When she met Harry and she spoke about how much she loves him". This is not the first time that Markle and Prince Harry shared a sweet moment with children during their trip to Ireland. A closer look at Meghan Markle's shoes.
  • Croatia beats England to qualify for their first World Cup final

    Croatia beats England to qualify for their first World Cup final

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    Croatia played three straight extra-time matches - two ended in penalty kicks. It didn't, however, stop England from attempting the same thing in the semifinal. Croatia could hardly believe it after Mario Mandzukic found the back of the net in extra time to defeat England in the Fifa World Cup semifinals.
  • Meghan Markle Told Fan She Misses ‘Suits’

    Meghan Markle Told Fan She Misses ‘Suits’

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    The Duchess began her day in a bespoke Dior little black dress that drew comparisons to her elegant white Givenchy wedding gown , due to its bateau neckline, fitted waist, and flared skirt. The 36-year-old royal even let her hair fall down in loose waves, and opted for a simple fold-over clutch by Givenchy in place of the larger Fendi bag she carried to the previous event.
  • Prince Harry, Meghan mobbed by royal fans on Dublin tour

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    British troops opened fire on a crowd there almost a century ago, on a day known as Bloody Sunday during Ireland's War of Independence. Harry and Meghan were in Ireland on Tuesday and Wednesday at the request of Her Majesty's Government. Now, perhaps as a sign that she is settling into her new role, she seems to become more daring with her choices, as her outfits this week have proved.
  • Croatia reach World Cup final as England pain goes on

    Croatia reach World Cup final as England pain goes on

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    World Cup Daily: Croatia's dream goes on while England wake up. That is why is was always going to be hard for them to go all the way. Harry Kane ran the Croatia worldwide ragged, twice getting the better of him to set Tottenham up 2-0 within the opening 15 minutes, eventually prompting Reds manager Jurgen Klopp to haul him off.
  • Croatia stun England in extra time to book first-ever final berth

    Croatia stun England in extra time to book first-ever final berth

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    Alli was on target in the team's 2-0 win against Sweden in the quarter-finals, which booked the Three Lions a meeting with a Croatia team that overcame Russian Federation on penalties in their last eight encounter. As some fans sunk to their knees in disappointment, 24-year-old sports coach Jaihon Sedgley said: "I am absolutely gutted but we go again in two years at the next tournament".
  • Donald Trump: NATO allies should double defence spend goal

    Donald Trump: NATO allies should double defence spend goal

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    Mr Trump said: "Germany is a captive of Russian Federation". He also once again called for other North Atlantic Treaty Organisation countries to "immediately" increase their own defense spending to 2 percent of their national gross domestic product, a target that alliance members had previously agreed to aim to meet by 2024.
  • Royal Family steps out for Prince Louis' christening

    Royal Family steps out for Prince Louis' christening

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    She will be at Westminster Abbey to celebrate the 100th birthday of the Royal Air Force that includes a flyby from various aircraft over Buckingham Palace. While they obviously hold the titles of Louis' aunt and uncle, the couple have missed out on being named as godparents. Britain's Prince Louis of Cambridge , the baby son of Prince William and his wife Kate , was christened on Monday, July 9, but Queen Elizabeth II did not attend.
  • Ninth boy emerges from Thai cave on final day of rescue

    Ninth boy emerges from Thai cave on final day of rescue

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    Thailand's Navy SEAL commander says oxygen levels inside have dropped. They spent nine harrowing days trapped in darkness until two British divers found them. The boys had a good appetite but were mainly being given bland, easily digestible foods. Heavy rain has struck the region intermittently over the last three days and further downpours could set back draining efforts at the cave.
  • George Clooney injured in moped crash in Sardinia

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    Clooney was lucky that another incoming vehicle, a pickup truck, didn't run him over, as he fell right in front of it on the road. Wife Amal, 40, came to collect him and the couple left in a chauffeur-driven vehicle. Reports from Italian broadcaster TGR , suggest the 57-year-old Sonning resident was taken to hospital after the crash. Clooney owns a home on the Italian mainland, on Lake Como .
  • Prince Louis' Godparents Revealed Ahead of Today's Christening

    Prince Louis' Godparents Revealed Ahead of Today's Christening

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    BBC reports that Middleton was overheard saying Louis was "very relaxed and peaceful", and joked to the archbishop that she hopes "he stays like this". The chapel is where Queen Victoria married Prince Albert in 1840. The christening cake is actually a tier of the 17-tier wedding cake. He is fifth in line to the throne.
  • France vs. Belgium final score, recap

    France vs. Belgium final score, recap

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    The first yellow card of the game was issued to Belgium's Eden Hazard , who pulls Matuidi to ground to prevent a France counter-attack and shortly following was Alderweireld who picked up Belgium's second booking. Lukaku has enjoyed a great World Cup so far - following on from scoring 27 goals in his first season with Manchester United. He found himself an inch of space as Kevin de Bruyne threaded him through with a deft touch but the forward was unable to find the mark.
  • France vs Belgium predictions, stats and betting tips

    France vs Belgium predictions, stats and betting tips

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    Henry, scorer of goals that frequently had his audiences asking "How did he do that?" when he was a player, works with Belgian strikers on the fine details of finishing; he is there to divulge secrets, and keep those secrets in a closed circle.
  • Live Stream, TV Schedule for Tuesday's Semi-Final Game

    Live Stream, TV Schedule for Tuesday's Semi-Final Game

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    Les Bleus will include Paul Pogba , Antoine Griezmann and Kylian Mbappe in their starting XI while the Red Devils' line-up will feature Kevin De Bruyne , Eden Hazard and Romelu Lukaku . The semifinal is scheduled to start at 2 p.m. ET on Tuesday, July 10. "I tip France to win the World Cup". Will Belgium be up to the challenge? Who will start for France in their semi-final match against Belgium? This fixture is one of the matches that could easily have been the "Final" ...
  • France Vs Belgium, 10 July 2018

    France Vs Belgium, 10 July 2018

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    In addition to playing a fearless match, the former Everton boss pinpointed the importance of a collective display from a side in which many of its players have been together with the national side for years. Yes, in the game against Japan, he had to throw on his more aerial players in a bid to secure that sensational comeback victory but he outdid Brazil with a tactical masterclass where his team attacked the five-time champions at will.
  • Ex-Clinton Lawyer Lanny Davis Joins Michael Cohen's Defense Team

    Ex-Clinton Lawyer Lanny Davis Joins Michael Cohen's Defense Team

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    Federal agents launched an early morning raid in April at Cohen's home, office and the Manhattan hotel room where he was then staying, seizing millions of pages of documents, records and electronic devices. Trump's ex-lawyer admitted to facilitating the hush money payment to shut down rumors of a decade-old affair between Trump and the adult actress.
  • Croatia Lands in Moscow Ahead of World Cup Showdown with England

    Croatia Lands in Moscow Ahead of World Cup Showdown with England

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    Yes, Croatia may have one of the best individual players in the tournament with what Luka Modric has done in matching the deepest run ever by the country. There would certainly be profound appeal in one of the game's ultimate team players - and the antithesis of some of today's narcissistic footballers - winning the award but, for 90 minutes or however long it takes in Moscow, England fans will hope Modric has an off night.
  • Brock Lesnar vs. Daniel Cormier Early Betting Odds Released

    Brock Lesnar vs. Daniel Cormier Early Betting Odds Released

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    Cormier is 20-1-0 in his UFC career. He and Cormier served as coaches on the recent season of "The Ultimate Fighter" reality series. LAS VEGAS Daniel Cormier knocked out the UFC heavyweight champion, argued with a professional wrestler and left the octagon dancing with glee and ideal balance, thanks to one championship belt on each arm.
  • Brock Lesnar Confronts Daniel Cormier in the Octagon (UFC 226 Full Video)

    Brock Lesnar Confronts Daniel Cormier in the Octagon (UFC 226 Full Video)

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    White said that Lesnar keeps Vince McMahon " in the know ". If you've been waiting for Daniel Cormier to take on Brock Lesnar then today's your lucky day. If he fights again thereafter, it's hard to say who we'll see standing across the cage from him. "Fine, stay broke", Cormier said. "I got some pictures to take".
  • UFC 226: Miocic vs. Cormier Results

    UFC 226: Miocic vs. Cormier Results

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    Prior to the tussle, UFC Light Heavyweight Champion Cormier demonstrated his incredible skills by knocking out the most successful UFC Heavyweight Champion of all time, Stipe Miocic . The reigning light-heavyweight champion went into the bout as the huge underdog, which was partly down to the fact he hadn't fought in the heavyweight division for almost five years.
  • Croatia beat Russian Federation on penalties to set up England semi-final

    Croatia beat Russian Federation on penalties to set up England semi-final

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    Croatia will now face England on Wednesday evening at the Luzhniki Stadium in Moscow with a place in the World Cup final at stake. "The president has been calling me, and that's been an extra boost for us in terms of motivation", Cherchesov reported, as he and his players arrived at the Black-Sea coast for the quarter-final against Croatia .
  • Granqvist says Russia could win World Cup

    Granqvist says Russia could win World Cup

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    Vaila Barsley plays in Sweden for Eskilstuna United and represented England at youth level, although she has gone on to become an global with the Scotland women's team. Southgate has been the opposite at this tournament. There was no clearer display of that character than England's recovery from their stoppage-time gut-punch against Colombia, before ripping up the script to win a penalty shoot-out.
  • Ibrahimovic and Beckham make World Cup bet

    Ibrahimovic and Beckham make World Cup bet

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    Being clever and buying a smart foul is something that we've got as a team and it can help us through the tournament". Ibrahimovic, 36, was not included in the Sweden squad for the finals in Russian Federation despite saying in April that he would be picked, adding: "A World Cup without me wouldn't be a World Cup ".
  • Kevin De Bruyne Scores Superb Goal For Belgium Against Brazil

    Kevin De Bruyne Scores Superb Goal For Belgium Against Brazil

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    Fernandinho's own goal was an obvious example - the ball ricocheting in off his arm after Kompany's flick-on - while the absence of Casemiro due to suspension was a huge miss in the middle of the park for Brazil . Looking at the remaining sides in the competition, Brazil seems the best balanced. "We've already had our first knockout win in 12 years, our first win in a penalty shootout in a World Cup for England, the highest number of goals scored in an individual game", Southgate said .
  • 21 pubs to watch the England v Sweden match in Northampton

    21 pubs to watch the England v Sweden match in Northampton

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    In my eyes, I went for a tackle with [Radamel] Falcao and he just dropped to the floor and I just said to him, "Get up" - not like that, but you know what I mean". "We've not got a good record against them". Is it finally okay to like England? "Tonight was a classic example". Police said in a statement they "had identified and detained" the person who had vandalised the statue, which is located near the stadium's main entrance.
  • LeBron James Wanted More Information On 76ers Before Choosing Lakers

    LeBron James Wanted More Information On 76ers Before Choosing Lakers

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    And there's a belief around the league that if the Sixers came hard, that there could be a potential there for him potentially being there long-term. "The Warriors can sign Boogie, Prince, Michael Jordan , anybody they want!" Travis heard the Lakers rumblings from his inner circle before February's trade deadline.
  • England beat Colombia on penaties

    England beat Colombia on penaties

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    The players actively talked down their chances in a bid to project an air of humility. England meet Colombia on Tuesday night with the victor playing advancing to the Quarter Finals in Russian Federation. England's manager emerged from the tunnel and walked across to the fans, even conducting them in a song. "This was a game we wanted to win but the knockout is the biggest game for a decade for us and we had to make sure our key players were preserved", Southgate said, via The ...
  • Wimbledon 2018: A loot at the five top contenders to win

    Wimbledon 2018: A loot at the five top contenders to win

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    Williams is competing in her second grand slam since giving birth, having reached the fourth round of the French Open before withdrawing with a pectoral injury ahead of a match against old rival Maria Sharapova . "When I started playing it was the clay court players and the grass court and the hard court players". It's good to see him back out there because on the grass he's so talented'.