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Murray to face Thompson at Queen's after Bedene withdrawal

Winning a match, that actually means something". Kokkinakis needed a wild card from the tournament organisers to make the Queen's main draw after his ranking plunged to 698 following a variety of ailments that sidelined him for 18 weeks. But the Canadian's hopes of warming up for Wimbledon with another strong showing at Queen's were wrecked by Kokkinakis's stunning 7-6 (7/5), 7-6 (10/8) triumph.



Raonic loses to 698th-ranked Kokkinakis at Queen's

He beat John Isner 7-5 6-3. Kokkinakis needed a wild card from the tournament organisers to make the Queen's main draw after his ranking plunged to 698 following a variety of ailments that sidelined him for 18 weeks. Initially he had been scheduled to face fellow Britain Aljaz Bedene but 23-year-old "lucky loser" Thompson stepped in after Bedene withdrew with a wrist injury.



Mourinho accused of tax fraud, Ronaldo before judge

Ronaldo is now on duty with Portugal at the Confederations Cup in Russian Federation and, according to Sky sources, he remains "fine, professional and 100 per cent committed to the national team". Gestifute, a Portuguese-based soccer agency which represents Mourinho and Ronaldo, did not immediately respond to requests for comment. The Portugal forward is now under official investigation and will have to appear in the Pozuelo de Alarcon court No.


Chelsea make transfer enquiry to sign Robert Lewandowski

Chelsea make transfer enquiry to sign Robert Lewandowski

The Poland worldwide scored 30 league goals for the Bundesliga champions last season but is said to be frustrated with life at the Allianz Arena. The Sun suggest Chelsea have made contact over a possible move for the Poland striker this summer as Antonio Conte searches for Diego Costa's replacement at Stamford Bridge.



Lions warm up for All Blacks opener

But whoever is selected, we will all get behind them". The ball was shipped out to Nowell, who made three clean breaks during the match, and he cut back inside to complete a beautifully worked team try . Not everyone agrees with that opinion . "The guys are pretty happy in the sheds and its great for this group of players", Gatland told reporters. "We'll obviously focus on the threats they'll bring but we'll keep building our squad and our game plan, and look to iron out a few creases".



Chauncey Billups interviews for Cavaliers' vacant GM position

Gilbert added that there would be "no announcement at this time related to new leadership of the Cavaliers basketball operations group". James , on the final year of his contract, immediately sent a thank-you tweet for Griffin with a slight jab at Cavs ownership.