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Ronaldo thinking only of Confederations Cup, says Silva

Concerns over the country hosting the tournament were made during a pre-Confederations Cup event in Sochi, where a number of individuals taking part were holding bananas and had their faces painted black. Putin had also asked the players to perform like warriors, though they hardly needed to be war-like in dispatching No. 95 New Zealand , which seemed to find the world stage too big.


Coleman happy despite another Wales draw

Coleman happy despite another Wales draw

The Wales midfielder put his country ahead in the first half at the Rajko Mitic Stadium, the same venue where Antonin Panenka beat German goalkeeper Sepp Maier at the 1976 European Championships. little things which people probably wouldn't see", Coleman said. "It's identical. It's what we thought as soon as he did it". 'I think this team is fantastic.


De Villiers confident of leading South Africa in 2019 World Cup

De Villiers confident of leading South Africa in 2019 World Cup

We are the No.1 team in the world. But Kohli insisted the South Africa clash isn't the biggest of his reign as captain because he has been dealing with huge expectations for years. It is very hard to say that after a performance like this, but that's what I believe in my heart. "Not a great sight to see two guys standing in the crease", he said.



Golden State Warriors Tie For 4th-Most Titles In NBA History

After that game, "Steph realized we didn't need him to take a backseat" to Durant , Green said . Steve Kerr returned for the final four games of the Finals, but the Warriors' head coach is still dealing with complications from his back surgery almost two years ago.


Team NZ lead America's Cup final

Team NZ lead America's Cup final

It was an nearly totally dominant display from Emirates Team NZ helmsman Peter Burling, who had the better of counterpart Jimmy Spithill throughout the opening exchanges, winning both starts and barely giving the cup holders a sniff. Two weeks ago, even before Team New Zealand had clinched a spot in the final, Spithill said at a news conference that the Kiwis made fundamental mistakes in losing two races in the round robins to Oracle.


Pouille to face Feliciano Lopez in Stuttgart Open final

Pouille to face Feliciano Lopez in Stuttgart Open final

In an all-French semifinal, the fourth-seeded Pouille beat Benoit Paire , 7-6 (5), 7-5. "In the important points, I was very, very solid". The Spaniard is set to play next against the victor of the match between Germans Tommy Haas and sixth-seeded Mischa Zverev .