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Celtic's Champions League Second qualifying round first-leg clash against Linfield last week has resulted in UEFA opening disciplinary proceedings against both clubs and Leigh Griffiths . After the final whistle, Scotland global Griffiths tied a Celtic scarf to one of the goalposts. The Hoops, who were also being investigated over improper conduct for picking up five cards during the game, have further been fined €4,500.
  • Unchanged Windies opt to bat

    Unchanged Windies opt to bat

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    Toss: Jason Holder , the Windies captain, won the toss and opted to bat against India in the fifth and final One-Day International at Sabina Park in Kingston on Thursday (July 6). However, the bowling line made some moderation in the order at west Indies team for the Performance in their previous match made this Victory. In the last five years, and among Full Members, their average of 27.49 and run-rate of 5.13 are only better than Afghanistan, Ireland and Zimbabwe.
  • I've lost all my motivation, says 'bored' Tomic

    I've lost all my motivation, says 'bored' Tomic

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    The 24-year-old, who was once ranked No. 17 in the world , emerged as a top star for the future in 2011 when he qualified for the quarter-finals at Wimbledon . The German said "I don't know what was wrong with him but I could definitely tell he was not 100 per cent". In a rambling dissertation, the Queenslander revealed he had no respect for the sport, was bored and "mentally not there".
  • 'Heartbroken': Venus Williams breaks silence on fatal auto crash in Florida

    'Heartbroken': Venus Williams breaks silence on fatal auto crash in Florida

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    I'm completely speechless. It's just". Venus Williams has said she is "heartbroken" over a fatal vehicle crash in the United States which led to the death of a 78-year-old man. Police say Venus was at fault in the June 9 auto accident in Florida , although she was not issued a citation or charged with any crime. Williams was talking to the media after coming through a tricky first-round match against Belgian Elise Mertens where she emerged with a 7-6 (7) 6-4 victory.
  • Dustin Fowler To Be Promoted to Major League Baseball

    Dustin Fowler To Be Promoted to Major League Baseball

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    Fowler , in the lineup batting sixth, was due to lead off in the second inning. Fowler arrived in the Yankees' clubhouse at 4:30 p.m. after sitting in a cab for 90 minutes, stuck in rush-hour traffic between O'Hare International Airport and Guaranteed Rate Field .
  • Johanna Konta Withdraws from Eastbourne Semi-Final with Spine Injury

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    Konta, 26, suffered a heavy fall against the world number one on Thursday, needing lengthy treatment before recovering to win 6-3 6-4. "I've just got a bit of a sore head, hope to have a chilled evening and I'm sure I'll pull up well". The third-round victory sets up a clash on Thursday with French Open champion Jelena Ostapenko , of Latvia. Caroline Wozniacki's victory over second-ranked Simona Halep means Kerber will retain her world No.
  • Westbrook set to learn if his historic season was an MVP one

    Westbrook set to learn if his historic season was an MVP one

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    The Spurs have now been represented on the NBA All-Defensive Team in 27 of the last 30 seasons. This is his first NBA Defensive POY honor. Draymond Green of the reigning champion Golden State Warriors was among the selections for the NBA All-Defensive First Team, the league announced Monday.
  • Naby Keita move gains momentum with claims player wants to leave Leipzig

    Naby Keita move gains momentum with claims player wants to leave Leipzig

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    Liverpool target Naby Keita is dreaming of a move to Anfield in the summer transfer window, according to reports. Above all others in the chase for Keita have been Liverpool , with the Merseysiders reportedly desperate to add a top-class midfielder to their ranks this summer ahead of their return to the Champions League.
  • Chile feels the fatigue from its all-out play in Confed Cup

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    A hard challenge from Socceroos veteran Tim Cahill clattered Aranguiz, who had to be substituted at half-time of Sunday's 1-1 draw in Moscow . Germany meet Mexico in Sochi on Thursday, a night after Portugal meet Chile in the first semi-final in Kazan .
  • Federer to face Zverev in his 11th Halle final

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    In the semi-finals, Federer will face Karen Khachanov , who won the battle of the young Russians against Andrey Rublev 7-6 (10/8) 4-6 6-3. Federer had a busy start to the year including the capture of his 18th Grand Slam at the Australian Open .