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Sports Parents tell football coach not to blame himself
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Thai divers gather before they enter to the Tham Luang cave, where 12 boys and their football coach are trapped, in the northern province of Chiang Rai, Thailand , July 6, 2018. Those tanks are needed because oxygen levels are dropping, down to an alarming 15 percent. Thai Navy SEALS and dozens of volunteer rescue workers have worked around the clock funnelling food and oxygen into the cave and trying to train the soccer team and their coach to dive with heavy scuba gear on their backs.

Sports Who's saying what at the World Cup
Author: 0 Who's saying what at the World Cup

In the second round he made an astonishing save in stoppage time to push clear a 35-metre pile-driver by Colombia's Mateus Uribe that was heading for the top corner. Even at 0-0 and 1-0 you could not see them scoring. That leaves perhaps the most wide-open World Cup of modern times heading towards the final week, and England manager Southgate has called on his team to take advantage.

Sports England Set For World Cup Faceoff Against Sweden
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Uruguay , who only conceded a single goal in reaching the World Cup quarter-finals, threatened in patches but missed the threat of Cavani, who forms a devastating partnership with Barcelona's Luis Suarez. You saw that in the second half. "We have people who know how to manage a game". Football fans will have themselves a feast Friday as the 2018 FIFA World Cup's quarterfinal matches begin with two heavyweight clashes.

Sports Thai coach apologizes to parents as boys write they're OK
Author: 0 Thai coach apologizes to parents as boys write they're OK

Officials said he was carrying out a mission to place oxygen tanks along the route between the command center and the area where the team is trapped. The tubes and pods are being built in the USA, a spokesman said. He also thanked global experts who helped find the boys. The body of Saman Gunan, a former Thai navy SEAL who died during an overnight mission, is carried during a repatriation and religious rites ceremony at Chiang Rai Airport on Friday.

Sports Raymond Felton Agrees Upon One-Year, $2.4M Deal With Thunder
Author: 0 Raymond Felton Agrees Upon One-Year, $2.4M Deal With Thunder

The Los Angeles Lakers headed into the 2017-18 National Basketball Association season armed with more cap room than any team in the league. The 34 year-old National Basketball Association journeyman averaged 6.9 points, 2.5 assists, 1.9 rebounds and 1.0 3-pointers in 16.6 minutes per game.

Sports Armed, barricaded suspect may be former NBA, UCLA basketball star
Author: 0 Armed, barricaded suspect may be former NBA, UCLA basketball star

Police responded to reports of a man with a gun call in the 4900 block of Tyrone Avenue a 5 p.m. Friday and the man fired at officers, who returned fire, but it was unclear whether the man was hit, police said. According to a report from ABC-7 , the player was found dead after an altercation with the LAPD. The man reportedly barricaded himself inside the home.

Sports Irving and Butler looking to join forces, here or elsewhere
Author: 0 Irving and Butler looking to join forces, here or elsewhere

Earlier on Tuesday, the Sun-Times cited a "league source " familiar with the situation, who said that Jimmy Butler and Boston Celtics point guard Kyrie Irving are "still trying to figure out a way to play together". Purely having some fun here, I put together some potential deals involving the Bulls and Wolves now that it appears the brief stint in Minnesota could be coming to an end for Butler.

Sports Klopp insists Karius suffered a concussion against Real Madrid
Author: 0 Klopp insists Karius suffered a concussion against Real Madrid

Klopp says that Liverpool will use the concussion as an explanation, rather than an excuse. "I think it's a bit too early for Joel. So it makes sense that they play 45 minutes", added Klopp. Speaking to reporters, the Liverpool boss said that his team does not use the concussion as an "excuse" but an "explanation" of what went down. "Now people could think for us it is the explanation - and for me it is 100% the explanation and that's all".

Sports Caroline Wozniacki: 'Makarova was lucky, she won't go far in the event'
Author: 0 Caroline Wozniacki: 'Makarova was lucky, she won't go far in the event'

The change from clay to grass can be an abrupt one after an extended period on clay, significantly changing the speed of play. Not this way, anyway. What happens on her side of the net will be out of my control. "Is there a spray?" she said. The crowd believed. When Makarova took her seat during the changeover at 5-5, she smiled. "Caroline is playing good tennis in this moment, and she likes grass.

Sports Courtois says he never mocked England 'keeper Pickford's height
Author: 0 Courtois says he never mocked England 'keeper Pickford's height

Eric Dier scored the winning penalty at Moscow's Spartak Stadium after hero goalkeeper Jordan Pickford kept out Carlos Bacca's spotkick with a magnificent left-handed save. "I only said that, because he got a touch, I would have saved it because I am 15 centimetres taller, but I never mocked his height". On just his seventh global appearance, Pickford became the first England stopper in 20 years to save a penalty at a major tournament.

Sports Marcus Smart Reportedly 'Hurt And Disgusted' By Celtics' Silence In Free Agency
Author: 0 Marcus Smart Reportedly 'Hurt And Disgusted' By Celtics' Silence In Free Agency

Retaining Smart will put Boston into the luxury tax but, since they have a number of other tradeable assets (Terry Rozier, Marcus Morris, draft picks), keeping the RFA guard in town won't tie the hands of general manager Danny Ainge . "He's most disappointed that there has been no reaching out from their end". According to the source, Smart was expecting an offer for 3-4 years and not just the $6.05 million qualifying offer.

Sports Tony Parker says he has no problem with Kawhi Leonard
Author: 0 Tony Parker says he has no problem with Kawhi Leonard

With Leonard seeking a trade from the Spurs, Wojnarowski and Zach Lowe (h/t Rob Lopez of Def Pen Hoops) reported June 29 that Parker's comments were the "last straw" for the two-time NBA Defensive Player of the Year. Parker's departure to Charlotte, could help the Spurs, which is trying to fix their relationship with 2014 Finals MVP Kawhi Leonard . "It's hard to put into words how important Tony Parker has been to the Spurs franchise over the past two decades", Popovich wrote.

Sports Wimbledon 2018: Federer enters third round
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That match was briefly interrupted by a swarm of flying ants. "I'm happy how I am hitting the ball, good concentration on my service games and able to mix it up with some slices". Querrey's fellow American Madison Keys , seeded 10th, celebrated U.S. Independence Day with a 6-4, 6-3 win against Thailand's Luksika Kumkhum. Keys said she watched England's last-16 penalty shootout win over Colombia on Tuesday with the injured Laura Robson, and has now backed the Three Lions to win the tournament.

Sports Russia Tops Spain; Brazil Favorites; England In PKs?
Author: 0 Russia Tops Spain; Brazil Favorites; England In PKs?

However, the prevailing odds on this head-to-head match favor France at -200, which means that it would be considered an upset if Uruguay was to prevail. It really looks like the World Cup of underdogs. They face Sweden in the quarterfinals tomorrow. With that in mind, there could be goals in this one, with over 2.5 goals priced at 2.60, meaning that you could more than double your money on any investment.

Sports Elon Musk Sends SpaceX Engineers to Save Trapped Thai Soccer Team
Author: 0 Elon Musk Sends SpaceX Engineers to Save Trapped Thai Soccer Team

In a statement to BBC , a spokesperson for The Boring Company said the company will offer more details once it works out with the Thai government what would be most helpful. In a tweet, Musk stated: "Maybe worth trying: insert a 1m diameter nylon tube (or shorter set of tubes for most hard sections) through cave network & inflate with air like a bouncy castle".

Author: 0 Carmelo Anthony and the Thunder Reportedly Parting Ways

The 34-year-old was traded to Oklahoma City in September last year after six and a half seasons with the New York Knicks . The stretch provision is a rule that enables teams to spread a waived player's salary cap hit over multiple seasons.

Sports Key Uruguay Striker Will Miss World Cup Clash With France Through Injury
Author: 0 Key Uruguay Striker Will Miss World Cup Clash With France Through Injury

In what can be termed as an utter tedious encounter, both France and Uruguay looked boring, to say the least. The 1998 champions will next face either Brazil or Belgium on Tuesday in St. "And mine after the match against Portugal in the round of 16 was better than those of the first three games". It is as tough a World Cup fixture as France could have, and any hope that their stars will enjoy the same space they enjoyed in their 4-3 win against a disorganised Argentina have already ...

Sports Roger Federer and Serena Williams leading the race for Wimbledon arena
Author: 0 Roger Federer and Serena Williams leading the race for Wimbledon arena

I clearly didn't think about it. She played in Paris, where she achieved the fourth round of the opposition before damage constrained her to stop in front of her conflict with Maria Sharapova , yet her appearance held back before offering definitive proof of Williams' proceeded with aggressiveness at a world class level.

Sports Petition demands England-Colombia match be replayed
Author: 0 Petition demands England-Colombia match be replayed

Eriksson also took England to the quarter-finals of Euro 2004 but was criticised after his 67-match reign ended in defeat by Portugal at the 2006 World Cup in Germany. To win in such a manner only served to further England fans' belief that "Football's Coming Home" - but there is one man determined to stop that particular reunion.

Sports 2017 semifinalist Konta in action early on Day 2
Author: 0 2017 semifinalist Konta in action early on Day 2

On the other side, Novak Djokovic and Rafael Nadal entered into second round. The eighth seed was nearly pegged back as she looked to level in the second, losing her break advantage before winning the second set on Sasnovich's serve. Yesterday, the sound of her 110 decibel grunts once again rang out across the courts of Wimbledon (although quite why they should be considered any more offensive than a man constantly plucking his shorts out of his backside, I have no idea).

Sports Chelsea ace Willian: To play with Paulinho, Coutinho at Barcelona?
Author: 0 Chelsea ace Willian: To play with Paulinho, Coutinho at Barcelona?

Any move for Willian would be conditioned by the future of other players in the Barca squad, as they already have their full quota of non-EU players. 'People speculate a lot. In fact, if we are to think about the swap, it should be Chelsea who should pay us for Martial and throw Willian into the deal. The Blues' managerial situation is still uncertain as well, but Maurizio Sarri finally looks set to be installed as Antonio Conte's successor, per Darren Lewis in the Mirror .

Sports Mbappe To Donate World Cup Earnings To Charity
Author: 0 Mbappe To Donate World Cup Earnings To Charity

Starting his career at Monaco, Mbappe exploded onto the scene in 2016/17, helping the principality club to their first League title in years, as well as progression deep into the latter stages of the Champions League. "A hard match is expecting us". I am convinced that the match was prepared by either the coach [Didier Deschamps] or himself, that he knew Argentina would leave spaces - we saw it against Croatia.

Sports Brazil's Marcelo Could Miss Time Due to 'Hotel Mattress' Injury
Author: 0 Brazil's Marcelo Could Miss Time Due to 'Hotel Mattress' Injury

Danilo is available to play for Brazil against Mexico after missing the team's last two matches in Russian Federation with a right hip injury, but Marcelo is out because of back spasms. Marcelo has missed games for Real Madrid due to muscle problems in both of the last two seasons, with hamstring trouble in his right leg in February 2018 an issue in the same place of the other leg in January 2017.