Djokovic knocked out of Wimbledon in third round

Sport Spirits

Novak Djokovic’s hold on all four of the sport’s Grand Slam titles was finally broken in the most unlikely of circumstances. Few would have guessed that Sam Querrey would be the man to end Djokovic’s run of 30 successive victories in Grand Slam matches, especially here at the All England …

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Ryan Giggs leaving after 29 years at club

Ryan Giggs has ended his 29-year stay at Manchester United by agreeing a settlement with the Old Trafford club. United are expected to release an official statement in the coming days. Giggs, 42, had a year remaining on his contract as assistant manager but new boss Jose Mourinho intends to …

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U.S. Must Dig Deep to Stop Argentina’s Lionel Messi

HOUSTON — Venezuela had a plan. It was a tactical approach, designed specifically to take Lionel Messi and the other dangerous Argentine attackers out of the game by applying forward pressure and forcing Argentina to make long, hopeful passes. And it worked for about seven minutes. But in the eighth …

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Soccer and song: The Euro 2016 anthem

No soccer tournament would be complete without the right anthem. The Euro 2016’s official song by David Guetta and Zara Larsson is up against plenty of competition. So what does a song need to become a Euro soccer hit?  

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Russian fans attacks on England fans in Marseille

A Russian hooligan has filmed chilling attacks on England fans ahead of their Euro 2016 clash in Marseille last weekend. The video, taken by a hi-tech camera attached to the ultra’s waist, shows a large group of hooligans charging England fans using chairs, bottles and sticks as weapons. A number …

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