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Sports Own-goal earns Iran 1-0 win over Morocco at World Cup
Author: 0 Own-goal earns Iran 1-0 win over Morocco at World Cup

Petersburg. The game witnessed some exciting end-to-end action as both teams attacked with vigour but in the end, it was decided by an own goal by Morocco's Aziz Bouhaddouz in second-half stoppage time as he headed a cross into the back of his own net.

Sports Own goal in injury time lifts Iran over Morocco at World Cup
Author: 0 Own goal in injury time lifts Iran over Morocco at World Cup

Injury concerns are fairly minor for both sides, although it's Iran who have more question marks at present. Most notable in that run was a 2-1 win over Serbia in Italy. The other match of the Group B will be played between Portugal and Spain at Fisht Stadium in Sochi at 1800GMT. The camera then cut to Renard who was shaking the hand of Queiroz.

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

Toyota is the only manufacturer with a team in the World Endurance Championships after the withdrawals of Audi and Porsche in the last two years . Alonso said on Sunday he remained committed to the full endurance championship with Toyota through to next June, with the current "super season" featuring two editions of Le Mans.

Sports FIFA Launch Investigation Into Empty Seats During Egypt Uruguay Match
Author: 0 FIFA Launch Investigation Into Empty Seats During Egypt Uruguay Match

Egyptian Football Association (EFA) president Hany Abo Rida effectively ruled Salah out of Egypt's opener, but promised he would be fit for the match versus hosts Russian Federation in St. "If we do see at the last minute there's an issue, we'll see if it can be resolved". Optus is the only Australian broadcaster with rights to show all 64 games during the tournament after striking a deal with the free-to-air SBS, who will screen just 25 matches.

Sports How Mexico set a trap for overconfident Germany
Author: 0 How Mexico set a trap for overconfident Germany

Die Mannshcaft were below par throughout the match and Low used the post-match press conference to provide his thoughts on the game, as reported by Goal. have gotten off to a slow start in Russian Federation. Our team certainly has experience dealing with losses, and the next match will be decisive for us.

Sports List of players reportedly invited to NBA Draft green room
Author: 0 List of players reportedly invited to NBA Draft green room

One of the biggest mysteries heading into the upcoming National Basketball Association draft is the stock of former Missouri player Michael Porter Jr. Porter underwent a microdiscectomy that limited a prospect once projected to be the top overall pick to a mere three games in his lone season at Missouri.

Sports Federer beats Kyrgios to regain number one spot
Author: 0 Federer beats Kyrgios to regain number one spot

In a mirror image of the first set, the two players were locked on serve until they were separated by an ultimate tie-breaker. The 20-time Grand Slam champion had already secured his return to number one in the world rankings with victory over Nick Kyrgios in the semi-final.

Author: 0 Fans React To Phil Mickelson's Controversial Move At Shinnecock On Saturday

Open when he intentionally putted a ball that was still rolling on the green. Mickelson went on to shoot a round of 81 and sits third last of those that made the halfway cut on 17-over par . "I think he just snapped. I just finally did". Meanwhile others simply saw the amusing side. Instead, Mickelson made like Jesse Owens and in an astonishing snub of the dedication to honesty defining his legendary career, stopped a moving ball.

Sports India vs Afghanistan: Cricket triumphs as Rahane wins hearts with heartwarming gesture
Author: 0 India vs Afghanistan: Cricket triumphs as Rahane wins hearts with heartwarming gesture

India dominated the visiting side all sessions of two days in the one-off Test. Afghanistan's batting line-up crumbled twice today while as many 24 wickets fell on the second day. India-Afghanistan players pose with the trophy together. In the more daunting Test series against England , this kind of collapse - from 318/5, after being 280/1 - may not be easy to recover from.

Sports Sri Lanka captain Dinesh Chandimal charged after ball-tampering row
Author: 0 Sri Lanka captain Dinesh Chandimal charged after ball-tampering row

While no official statement has been made on the reason behind the delay, it has been alleged that Sri Lankan players and management have objected to the decision of umpires Ian Gould and Aleem Dar to change the ball overnight. It took another 40 minutes for play to finally begin. The West Indies resumed on day three on 118-2, which was bumped up to 123/2 by the penalty runs.

Sports How many goals has Messi scored in the World Cup?
Author: 0 How many goals has Messi scored in the World Cup?

Argetina were, however, presented with the flawless opportunity to restore their advantage in the 64th minute when Maximiliano Meza fell under a challenge from Hoerdur Magnusson seven yards from goal. "Obviously it hurts me to have missed the penalty". "I had a feeling that he could go that way". Next up for Iceland is a clash with Nigeria, which takes place next Friday.

Sports Poulsen goal powers Denmark to 1-0 win over Peru
Author: 0 Poulsen goal powers Denmark to 1-0 win over Peru

Gareca also defended his decision not to field all-time leading goalscorer Paolo Guerrero in his starting line-up after the 34-year-old striker had a drug ban paused so that he could play at the FIFA World Cup . Cueva then took and missed, hitting it over the bar. Despite creating 14 chances and having 17 shots, Peru hit the target just six times , never truly testing Kasper Schmeichel as much as they should have given their overall domination of the match.

Sports History made as VAR used for first time in World Cup match
Author: 0 History made as VAR used for first time in World Cup match

Then you have to take a decision: France or Australia? With nine minutes left to play Pogba scored the victor when his flicked ball was deflected in by Aziz Behich . The result makes it hard for Australia to get out of the group stage, with matches to come against Denmark on Thursday and Peru the following Tuesday.

Sports Mo Salah reacts when mascot touches injured shoulder in World Cup opener
Author: 0 Mo Salah reacts when mascot touches injured shoulder in World Cup opener

Cheryshev has already scored two goals at this summer's tournament finding the net as Russian Federation thrashed Saudi Arabia 5-0 in the opening game of the FIFA World Cup on Thursday. But the sports minister of the region, Leonid Rapoport, said the half-empty stands were "not nice" and added: "Of course we don't want this to be repeated in the next games".

Sports Cristiano Ronaldo Agrees to Pay $21M Fine in Tax Fraud Case
Author: 0 Cristiano Ronaldo Agrees to Pay $21M Fine in Tax Fraud Case

Instead, their priority is to tie de Gea down to a new deal that will make him one of the highest-paid players at the club, which they seem to have succeeded in. However, Manchester United are understandably unwilling to part ways with someone who has been named their Player of the Year in three of the last four seasons.

Sports Ranking the potential host cities for 2026 World Cup
Author: 0 Ranking the potential host cities for 2026 World Cup

Yet China has signaled it wants to host the tournament and counts President Xi Jinping as a promoter of the sport. The regional bid proved more appealing this time and the North Americans even collected 11 votes from Africa. "Congratulations - a great deal of hard work!" Delegates had been faced with a clear choice - the joint North American bid boasts modern, established stadiums and well-developed transport links underpinned by Mexican football fervour.

Sports Rickie Fowler shoots third round 84 at US Open
Author: 0 Rickie Fowler shoots third round 84 at US Open

He hadn't three-putted before Saturday but couldn't seem to find the cup in his first nine holes of the round. He was at even-par 140, along with Hoffman (69). Live coverage continues on Friday from 1pm on Sky Sports US Open . "No, we're not on the edge, we could be on the edge, but we've surpassed it".

Sports Why Moscow Gave the FIFA World Cup Opener a Miss
Author: 0 Why Moscow Gave the FIFA World Cup Opener a Miss

Saudi Arabia have conceded 14 headed goals at the World Cup since their debut in 1994, that is five more than any other team over that period (USA - nine). The fact that two of the world's best players, Portuguese centre-forward Cristiano Ronaldo and Argentine playmaker Lionel Messi have not yet won the cup for their respective countries - despite the duo dominating the lovely game virtually unopposed - has captured the minds of spectators from around the world.

Author: 0 Watch Phil Mickelson Intentionally Hit Moving Ball At U.S. Open

That weird hockey-style strategy is what the USGA effectively endorsed with its decision to penalize, rather than disqualify, Phil Mickelson after intentionally redirecting his ball as it cruised past the hole. "It's covered under 14-5". It's pretty clear he played a moving ball. Meanwhile others simply saw the amusing side. It's clear that Mickelson has considered this before.

Sports Mohamed Salah Close To Tears After Uruguay's 89th Minute Winner
Author: 0 Mohamed Salah Close To Tears After Uruguay's 89th Minute Winner

With the game evenly poised, Cuper's decision to keep Mohamed Salah on the bench seemed to be a masterstroke saving him for the Russian Federation and Saudi Arabia games. World Cup Golden Boot odds: Who will score most goals at Russian Federation 2018? African teams are winless in their last 19 World Cup encounters with South American teams (drew four, lost 15) since Cameroon beat Colombia in June 1990.

Sports Mark Jackson Says He'd Trade Lonzo Ball For Kawhi Leonard
Author: 0 Mark Jackson Says He'd Trade Lonzo Ball For Kawhi Leonard

In the 2016-17 season, Leonard averaged 25.5 points, 5.8 rebounds, 3.5 assists and 1.8 steals per game. If Leonard does become available in trade talks, the Boston Celtics would be interested in probing the Spurs about a deal, sources tell ESPN .

Sports Dhawan's ton help India post 158/0 at lunch vs Afghanistan
Author: 0 Dhawan's ton help India post 158/0 at lunch vs Afghanistan

Having won all their last six Test series at home in the previous season, the Indians are expected to sail through easily as they aim to start the season on a high and take the confidence to the five-Test rubber in England. Prime Minister Narendra Modi today said it is a matter of pride and honour for India to host Afghanistan's maiden Test match and paid tribute to the war-ravaged country's indomitable spirit.

Sports City football fans getting hooked to live World Cup action
Author: 0 City football fans getting hooked to live World Cup action

Notably, one does not need to be on a specific telecom network, like our other options on this list, to avail the live streaming services of Sony LIV. The move was eventually revealed to be part of a quid pro quo from Federation Internationale de Football Association to avoid any lawsuit regarding its bait and switch of the 2022 World Cup.

Sports Man Utd boss Jose Mourinho ANGRY after Premier League fixtures release
Author: 0 Man Utd boss Jose Mourinho ANGRY after Premier League fixtures release

City amassed 100 points and scored 106 goals while finishing 19 points clear of second-placed Manchester United in the 2017/18 season. The Premier League released dates for all 380 matches, but none have been allotted kick-off times as broadcasters are yet to decide which games will be televised.

Sports Man United get boost in bid to sign Bayern Munich man
Author: 0 Man United get boost in bid to sign Bayern Munich man

The 29-year-old central defender, who is now representing Germany at this summer's World Cup, has in the past expressed an interest in plying his trade away from Munich. It's hard to believe that Boateng is a Manchester City reject. Rummenigge and Boateng haven't always seen eye to eye in recent seasons, with the CEO criticising the defender's lifestyle and encouraging him to return "back to earth" after a run of poor form.

Sports Russian president Vladimir Putin promises 'unforgettable and vibrant' World Cup
Author: 0 Russian president Vladimir Putin promises 'unforgettable and vibrant' World Cup

The North American proposal is referred to as United 2026, as it bested a rival Moroccan bid , 134 votes to 65. United's main handicap was the United States' divisive president, Donald Trump . Concerns were also expressed that the Trump administration's travel restrictions on citizens of some countries, and the president's inflammatory rhetoric, would damage the bid .

Sports Griezmann is 'the boss', says Mbappe
Author: 0 Griezmann is 'the boss', says Mbappe

After suffering disappointment on home soil two years ago when Les Bleus were beaten in the final of the European Championship by Portugal, Griezmann wants to go one better this time round. "It is Pogba's turn to be in charge", Pires said in an interview this month. Their World Cup preparations have gone very smoothly, comfortably beating Russian Federation, the Republic of Ireland and Italy, before drawing with the USA.

Sports Shikhar Dhawan hits a century
Author: 0 Shikhar Dhawan hits a century

Afghanistan: Ashgar Stanikzai (Captain), Mohammed Shahzad (wicket-keeper), Javed Ahmadi, Rahmat Shah, Ihsanullah Janat, Nasir Jamal, Hashmatullah Shahidi, Afsar Zazai, Mohammed Nabi, Rashid Khan , Zahir Khan, Amir Hamza Hotak, Sayed Ahmad Shirzad, Yamin Ahmadzai Wafadar, Mujeeb ur Rahman .

Author: 0 Ryan Fox tied for 20th, four shots off leaders at US Open

A spectator said "guaranteed this one isn't short" as Woods hit shot No. 5. The Clara man suffered a freaky series of highs and lows, recovering from a three-putt bogey at his second hole by nailing a monster 75 footer for birdie at the next before four-putting the 13th from six feet for a triple bogey seven.

Sports Griezmann rejects Barcelona to stay at Atletico Madrid
Author: 0 Griezmann rejects Barcelona to stay at Atletico Madrid

Griezmann, 27, joined Atletico in July 2014 from Real Sociedad and has finished top scorer with the Madrid side in each season he has been at the club. And the Frenchman admitted it affect him and his family, though Diego Simeone did go to see him. Am I staying? How much they will pay me? But then came the decision on the show, accompanied by a timed tweet on his official Twitter account.

Sports Koke Warns About Cristiano Ronaldo's Dangerousness in Games
Author: 0 Koke Warns About Cristiano Ronaldo's Dangerousness in Games

But for all his exploits, Lionel Messi has not yet scored the ultimate goal . The beauty of Messi is that he captivates his audience in a way that's never been done before. That however is not Messi's fault as he has used the resources available to him and every other player in this era and has still managed to fill the turnstiles whenever he appears.

Sports Journalist booed as he asks Lopetegui the Ronaldo-or-Messi question
Author: 0 Journalist booed as he asks Lopetegui the Ronaldo-or-Messi question

Argentina face Iceland on Saturday in Moscow in their first match of the World Cup while the tournament in Russian Federation kicks off on Thursday when hosts Russian Federation take on Saudi Arabia. It can also be argued that defenders in the golden era were not as technically gifted as the defenders today and that makes it more hard for a player with silky skills such as Messi to shine through.

Sports Gazinsky scores first World Cup goal
Author: 0 Gazinsky scores first World Cup goal

Gazinsky put home a header, and the Saudi Arabian goalie simply couldn't get to it despite a good effort. The crowd were then treated to a fabulous finale as Cheryshev cleverly steered home the fourth with the outside of his foot before Golovin capped a great personal performance by curling his free kick beyond the wall to get the month-long Moscow party well and truly started.

Sports French Open 2018: Rafael Nadal not 'crazy' about catching Roger Federer
Author: 0 French Open 2018: Rafael Nadal not 'crazy' about catching Roger Federer

Rafael Nadal says he is hungry for more grand slam titles but has no "obsession" over matching or surpassing Roger Federer's tally off 20 after winning the French Open for an 11th time . Serving to stay in the match at 4-5, the Austrian allowed mistakes to creep into his game. Halep has lost in her two previous appearances at the French Open finals, in 2014 and 2017.

Sports Mohamed Salah shrugs off injury to join Egypt training
Author: 0 Mohamed Salah shrugs off injury to join Egypt training

Egypt manager Hector Cuper has said that the team does not depend exclusively on Mohamed Salah . Egypt will take on Uruguay in their first World Cup game since 1990, you will be able to stream all the action Live & Exclusive from the Ekaterinburg Arena with beIN SPORTS CONNECT .

Sports De Gea refuses to rule out Real Madrid move
Author: 0 De Gea refuses to rule out Real Madrid move

De Gea now only has one year left on his contract at Old Trafford, although United have an option to extend his deal by a further year. "It's easy to talk about others in this country". De Gea joined United from Atletico Madrid in 2011 and after a few unconvincing seasons has turned into one of the best goalkeepers in the world - leading to Real Madrid's interest.

Sports The Warriors’ Owner Made A Major Announcement About The Team’s Future Plans
Author: 0 The Warriors’ Owner Made A Major Announcement About The Team’s Future Plans

The 2018 NBA Finals are over, and in predictable fashion, the Golden State Warriors steamrolled the Cleveland Cavaliers to win their third championship in the last four years. As they have all season, the Warriors used an overwhelming third quarter to clinched the win. Curry concurred, saying, "I think the biggest thing we appreciate in the locker room is, again, what everybody brings to the table, and we kind of unlock the greatness out of each other".