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Sports Medvedev stuns Wawrinka in Wimbledon debut
Author: 0 Medvedev stuns Wawrinka in Wimbledon debut

It also meant that 33-year-old Wawrinka's hopes of becoming just the sixth man to complete the career Grand Slam were ended for another year. Petra Kvitova , a two-time Wimbledon champion who was injured in a knife attack at her home in December, beat Johanna Larsson of Sweden, 6-3, 6-4.

Author: 0 Kate debuts short new hairstyle at Wimbledon

She spent time meeting former tennis pros including Kim Clijsters and Martina Navratilova ahead of the first match, as well as a selection of servicemen and women and ball boys and girls. Rafael Nadal follows against John Millman while Johanna Konta has recovered from a back injury and will face Su-Wei Hsieh. That's right - Kate Middleton got a haircut .

Sports Carmelo Anthony could be open to trade to Cavs or Rockets
Author: 0 Carmelo Anthony could be open to trade to Cavs or Rockets

The Knicks have been in disarray for much of Anthony's seven-year tenure with the team and it all came to a head on June 28 when Knicks' owner James Dolan cut ties with team president Phil Jackson . Even if the Rockets or Cavaliers add Anthony, would it be enough to take down the juggernaut Golden State Warriors ? Anthony has a 15% "trade kicker", meaning he would be owed an additional $8.1 million on top of the $54.2 million he has remaining on his contract over the next two seasons.

Sports Brazilian police arrest drug lord who used plastic surgery to evade capture
Author: 0 Brazilian police arrest drug lord who used plastic surgery to evade capture

Authorities said that after comparing old photos of da Rocha's facial characteristics with an up-to-date ID image of de Moraes, they concluded they were the same person. Spokesman Elvis Aparecido Secco said that Rocha's efforts to transform his face had made their investigation "complex and hard". In addition, Rocha's right-hand-man Wilson Roncarati was also arrested in Londrina, in the north of Paraná, Brazil.

Sports Horn Brushes Aside Backlash Over Pacquiao Decision
Author: 0 Horn Brushes Aside Backlash Over Pacquiao Decision

The 38-year-old Philippines senator arrived in Brisbane a week ahead of the fight with a chartered plane carrying more than a hundred supporters and as the hot favorite to beat Horn. Whatever", Horn said. "There's always going to be the naysayers saying I didn't win the fight. "It could have gone either way". "I scored a lot of the early rounds for Jeff".

Sports Portugal 2 Mexico 1 (AET) - Persistent Portugal claim third spot
Author: 0 Portugal 2 Mexico 1 (AET) - Persistent Portugal claim third spot

For Silva, it was his first worldwide goal. Facing defeat at the end of the 90 minutes, Portugal sent the game into extra time with Pepe's volley. Portugal went in pursuit of an equalizer and Gelson Martins - replacing Ronaldo in attack - was denied by an excellent save from Ochoa with just over an hour played.

Sports Taj Gibson Signs with Minnesota
Author: 0 Taj Gibson Signs with Minnesota

Gibson has enjoyed nearly his entire career playing in the National Basketball Association post-season as a member of the Bulls and the Thunder. Nearly two weeks ago on draft night, the Wolves traded Kris Dunn and Zach Lavine to the Bulls for all-star Jimmy Butler .

Sports Netflix gives
Author: 0 Netflix gives "Dear White People" a second season

Yvette Lee Bowser will return as show runner, while Logan Browning (Samantha), Brandon P. Bell (Troy) Antoinette Robertson (Coco), DeRon Horton (Lionel), John Patrick Amedori (Gabe), Ashley Blaine Featherson (Joelle) and Marque Richardson (Reggie) are all expected to be back.

Author: 0 Chelsea legend John Terry agrees to join Aston Villa for year

But Aston Villa won out in the end, with the Championship club's chairman taking to social media to welcome the 36-year-old to Villa Park while taking a sly shot at local arch-rivals Birmingham in the process. Villa are in the market for a new goalkeeper following Sam Johnstone's return to Manchester United - Bruce was keen to keep Johnstone for another season but faces competition from a host of Premier Legaue and Championship clubs.

Sports Andy Murray:
Author: 0 Andy Murray: "I've had hip problems since I was young"

Shortly after the birth of Sophia , Murray insisted that family came first, saying: "My child is more important to me and my wife is more important to me than a tennis match". The odds at the outset of the year on the gilded quartet washing up at Wimbledon as the tournament's top four seeds were longer than the public queue at the All England club.

Author: 0 Andy Murray and wife Kim are expecting a second child

It's a little bit stressful if you can't practise for a few days. Tennis star Sir Andy Murray has said he is "very happy" to be expecting his second child with wife Kim . A lot of that has to come from the player because you know what you can and can't tolerate, we made the decision on Tuesday after I hit a little bit in the morning.

Sports Paul Millsap to sign 3-year deal with Nuggets
Author: 0 Paul Millsap to sign 3-year deal with Nuggets

Free agent Paul Millsap made a decision to sign with the Denver Nuggets Sunday night, reaching an agreement on a three-year, $90 million deal. The biggest thing missing from Millsap's career resume is a ring, but the Nuggets haven't even been to the playoffs since the 2012-13 season.

Sports Fenway Park, Red Sox join in Celtics' wooing of Gordon Hayward
Author: 0 Fenway Park, Red Sox join in Celtics' wooing of Gordon Hayward

The trophy emoji is often used to represent something that's generally positive, but in this specific instance, perhaps Gobert is trying to say that if Hayward returns then Utah will win a championship. Listen to "The Danny Picard Show" at dannypicard.com , iTunes, Google Play , and on the PodcastOne network. Hayward , it seems, is not a fan.

Sports Cavaliers to re-sign Kyle Korver for 3 years, $22 million
Author: 0 Cavaliers to re-sign Kyle Korver for 3 years, $22 million

Calderon will likely fill the backup point guard behind Kyrie Irving following Cleveland's roller coaster season at the position. Adding both players under Cleveland's current tax situation would cost the Cavs almost $8 million in additional taxes.

Author: 0 7-foot-2 Zhou Qi agrees to multiyear deal with Rockets

Spears of The Undefeated . In the old CBA, this would have not even been close to being allowed due to players over 36 not being allow to sign a deal that long. At age 34, Nene averaged 9.1 points and 4.2 rebounds on 62 percent shooting as mid-range-and-in scorer off the bench for the Rockets, who posted the NBA's third-best record last season.

Sports Carey Price signs 8-year extension to remain with Habs
Author: 0 Carey Price signs 8-year extension to remain with Habs

Price, a native of Anahim Lake, B.C., has one year left on a six-year deal signed exactly five years earlier which carried an annual cap hit of $6.5 million. Price has been a linchpin for the Canadiens through his career in Montreal. Price's contract is an eight-year deal that will kick in at the start of the 2018-19 season and run through the 2025-26 season.

Sports Marquez resists home hero Folger for win
Author: 0 Marquez resists home hero Folger for win

Reigning MotoGP world champion Marc Marquez continued his winning streak at Sachsenring in Germany by winning 2017 GoPro Motorrad Grand Prix Deutschland. "I'm not sure, I felt better on the medium ones, so normally we always are one step softer than the Honda riders", he said. In the end I was able to do a very good lap and I'm quite happy with that, as it's always very hard to manage in the rain.

Sports Wimbledon 2017: Angelique Kerber tempers expectations
Author: 0 Wimbledon 2017: Angelique Kerber tempers expectations

The British number one won her first match at SW19 last year when she defeated Olympic champion Monica Puig but lost to 2014 finalist Eugenie Bouchard in the second round last year. She said: "I guess because my expectations continue to be my own, my own journey, my own focus, in that sense not much has changed". If Williams does progress to the semis, the seedings have Simona Halep as her projected foe, although the odds suggest it will be Kvitova.

Sports Konta feeling good for Wimbledon
Author: 0 Konta feeling good for Wimbledon

World number three Karolina Plíkova beat Caroline Wozniacki 6-4 6-4 to win the Aegon International at Eastbourne for the first time on Saturday. World No7 Konta converted her fourth match point to prevail 6-3, 6-4 but not before a stoppage of nearly 10 minutes which saw the 26-year-old receive treatment following an awkward fall on the baseline.