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Sports Kieran Trippier says England are not over-reliant on Harry Kane's goals
Author: 0 Kieran Trippier says England are not over-reliant on Harry Kane's goals

Tottenham striker Kane scored twice, including an injury-time victor, as England began their World Cup campaign with a 2-1 win over Tunisia on Monday. England players are eager for American fans to root for them in the World Cup . Asked about the flies in Volgograd, man of the match Kane said: "There were a lot more than we thought".

Sports England post new all-time record one-day global total
Author: 0 England post new all-time record one-day global total

It was the "hardest day's cricket I have ever had in my life, ' said Tim Paine , the Australia captain, after his team conceded a one-day global record 481/6 to England and were then bowled out for 239 to go down by a whopping 242 runs.It was the third ODI of the five-match series, which England have now snatched 3-0, and while Paine was hurting, Eoin Morgan , his England counterpart, was 'extremely proud" after the Trent Bridge blitz.

Sports Konta beats Vekic to reach Nature Valley Open final
Author: 0 Konta beats Vekic to reach Nature Valley Open final

The Australian, who owns an 18-1 win-loss record after losing the first set this season with only comeback defeat matured against Serena Williams in Paris, opened the second with a crucial break. Konta has reached this week her first semifinal since Wimbledon previous year, having not won three matches in a row since then excluding Fed Cup zonal play.

Sports Harry Kane Saves the Day but England Look Static and Sloppy
Author: 0 Harry Kane Saves the Day but England Look Static and Sloppy

After a poor penalty given up by Kyle Walker , Tunisia knotted the game at 1-1 heading into halftime. The Three Lions' struggled to maintain the same intensity in the second half and it appeared that Southgate's side would be made to pay for their profligacy.

Sports FIFA 2018: Senegal cashes in on Poland’s shocking errors
Author: 0 FIFA 2018: Senegal cashes in on Poland’s shocking errors

Cisse captained Senegal's 2002 team but said his country has never had a player like Sadio Mane before. He was the top scorer in the European qualifying section for the event, scoring 16 goals. Africans at the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russian Federation have been wearing forlorn faces after four of their five teams lost. The 23-year-old pounced on the confusion, sneaking in between the two opposition players to score into an empty net.

Sports Focus Was Missing, Says Brazilian Coach Tite
Author: 0 Focus Was Missing, Says Brazilian Coach Tite

But as numerous World Cup favourites have found so far in Russian Federation, friendly performances mean little when the competition kicks off for real and Brazil were found wanting against an aggressive and well-organised Swiss side.

Sports Saudi Arabia's Football Team Flight Catches Fire, Team Safe and Sound
Author: 0 Saudi Arabia's Football Team Flight Catches Fire, Team Safe and Sound

Saudi Arabia are set to face Uruguay on Wednesday at the Rostov Arena before finishing the group stages with a clash against Egypt next Monday. "They are now staying in their residence, and that the fire was merely an accident". The Saudi federation released photographs of the players smiling and looking calm as they boarded a bus for the Mercure Hotel in central Rostov. Saudi Arabia was drawn into Group A and lost its World Cup opener 5-0 to host nation Russian Federation.

Sports South Korean players wear wrong squad numbers in training to confuse Sweden
Author: 0 South Korean players wear wrong squad numbers in training to confuse Sweden

The key moment in the match took place in the 62nd minute, as Sweden's Viktor Claesson got his foot on a loose ball first before South Korea's Kim Min-woo went through Claesson to clear the ball away. In an effort to compensate for the disparity, South Korea coach Shin Tae-yong made a decision to use a backup player in goal because he is the tallest of the team's three keepers.

Sports Dele Alli promises to stay cool
Author: 0 Dele Alli promises to stay cool

Referees will have the power to take action at half-time, for example, if they are made aware of an incident from the opening 45 minutes. The England worldwide scored 18 goals and provided seven assists in 35 league starts for the North London outfit during the 2017-18 campaign.

Sports Southgate didnt expect or want the England job
Author: 0 Southgate didnt expect or want the England job

Ashworth will be hoping all this changes in the coming weeks as Gareth Southgate's men start their World Cup campaign in Russian Federation. The 1.89m tall player, who plies his trade in the Turkish league, is good at controlling high balls, but if England put the ball behind Tunisia's defence line, the African outfit could be in trouble.

Sports What World Cup 2018 games can I watch today? All Monday’s action
Author: 0 What World Cup 2018 games can I watch today? All Monday’s action

The result brought wild celebrations from the hordes of yellow-clad Swedish fans, fearful their team would draw another blank after failing to score in their last three games. The weakness of the group has increased pressure on England to make it to the knockout stage, which it failed to do in 2014 against opponents Italy, Uruguay and eventual group victor Costa Rica .

Sports Virat Kohli films wife Anushka Sharma scolding man for littering
Author: 0 Virat Kohli films wife Anushka Sharma scolding man for littering

Singh added the garbage mistakenly went out of the window of his luxury vehicle. Virat Kohli had posted the video, lashing out at people who travel in "luxury cars" and do not think twice before littering . @ anushkasharma @virat.kohli The last thing we would want is to get publicity out of your cheap STUNT in the name of CLEANLINESS! A vehicle passing by rolls their window down and there we have our wonderful Anushka Sharma ranting and yelling like a insane roadside person! "There are all ...

Sports Saudi Arabia's World Cup team plane catches fire midair with squad onboard
Author: 0 Saudi Arabia's World Cup team plane catches fire midair with squad onboard

Videos shared on social media appeared to show an aeroplane which posters identified as the Saudi team's aircraft with its wing on fire while it was in the air. The statement was followed up by a tweet from the federation's official Twitter account. Saudi Arabia lost 5-0 on the opening day of the World Cup and they are set to face Uruguay in their next Group A tie at the Rostov Arena.

Sports Diego Maradona pours scorn on Argentina coach after Iceland draw
Author: 0 Diego Maradona pours scorn on Argentina coach after Iceland draw

Croatia coach Zlatko Dalic says he will turn to his Barcelona midfielder Ivan Rakitic for ideas on how to stop Argentina's Lionel Messi in Thursday's Group D match between the teams. We want to be more attacking but we are not going to split hairs about how we scored. "We were disciplined and we deservedly won". A clean sheet for Dejan Lovren.

Sports England Fan Braves Stormy Seas, Stormier Politics to Reach World Cup
Author: 0 England Fan Braves Stormy Seas, Stormier Politics to Reach World Cup

Three Lions manager Gareth Southgate pointed to the "perspective" the war-ravaged history of Volgograd, which was formerly known as Stalingrad , had given his team ahead of the World Cup opener against Tunisia on Monday. The England captain, who played in the calamitous 2-1 defeat by Iceland in Euro 2016 and who is yet to score in a major worldwide tournament, says he knows the team needs to win back fans after multiple disappointments.

Sports Selection and tactical dilemma derail Germany’s opening move against Mexico
Author: 0 Selection and tactical dilemma derail Germany’s opening move against Mexico

Mexico has lost six straight knockout matches. Neither of those teams advanced from the group stage. "They've always done things like that", 53-year-old fan Magdalena Martinez said Sunday of the partying Mexican players. Joachim Low's team won the World Cup four years ago in Brazil and were considered one of the favourites to win this year's competition in Russian Federation.

Sports NBA Draft 2018 rumors: Kawhi Leonard sweepstakes another Lakers vs. Celtics rivalry
Author: 0 NBA Draft 2018 rumors: Kawhi Leonard sweepstakes another Lakers vs. Celtics rivalry

Neither the Lakers nor Clippers have had trade discussions with the Spurs , as both teams have concerns about the severity of Leonard's injury. Kawhi Leonard #2 of the San Antonio Spurs looks for a pass while under pressure from LeBron James #23 of the Cleveland Cavaliers during the second half at Quicken Loans Arena on January 30, 2016 in Cleveland.

Sports Captain fantastic Kane hails
Author: 0 Captain fantastic Kane hails "massive" England win

Another explained: "Anyone keeping a tally of how many times Tunisia have pushed England and gotten away with it? world cup 2018". Aside from the talent-stacked side of Belgium , "only" Panama and Tunisia could prevent England from improving upon their finish at the 2014 World Cup .

Sports Lukaku scores twice as Belgium prove too strong for Panama
Author: 0 Lukaku scores twice as Belgium prove too strong for Panama

Romelu Lukaku netted a brace as a much-improved second-half performance gave Belgium an ultimately comfortable 3-0 victory over tournament debutants Panama in their World Cup opener in Sochi on Monday. Group rivals England will look to respond to Belgium's win when they kick off their campaign against Tunisia but this was not entirely the statement of intent that Roberto Martinez's side would have been hoping to make.

Sports Cool Father's Day Gifts for All Types of Dads
Author: 0 Cool Father's Day Gifts for All Types of Dads

The main thing to remember when you're buying a last minute gift is that you don't want that it look like a last minute gift. Take your dad out somewhere nice this Father's Day. He adds: "This can be done with minimal effort thanks to the variety of ready-made meals available, ranging from tasty tapas to full delicious meals, snacks, salads and desserts".

Sports Mexico's World Cup goal against Germany may have triggered 'artificial earthquake'
Author: 0 Mexico's World Cup goal against Germany may have triggered 'artificial earthquake'

The timing of the artificial natural disaster synced perfectly with the goal , according to SIMMSA - the body which monitors seismic activity in the country. "It's not about me, it was a collective effort". "We had a couple of shots on goal, but somehow it seemed jinxed", Loew said. Germany fans wearing sombreros look dejected after the match.

Sports Shaquille O'Neal thinks LeBron James shouldn't chase rings
Author: 0 Shaquille O'Neal thinks LeBron James shouldn't chase rings

While this year's free agent class has quite a few notable players in it, much of the hype has been placed on James and George possibly teaming up in free agency this summer. It's just something else to talk about, something else to add to the pages. Shaq added that LeBron's book is essentially already written, and he's going to go down as one of the all-time greats no matter what.

Sports Alonso, Buemi and Nakajima score Toyota's first win
Author: 0 Alonso, Buemi and Nakajima score Toyota's first win

It doesn't matter. Only the headline does: Toyota has won the Le Mans 24hrs. Jacky Ickx, six-time victor at Le Mans, drove the lead vehicle on the warm-up as race Grand Marshall saying he accepted the position "because it was the only way for me to be in front of him (Alonso) one day".