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S. Koreans march to protest US missile defence system

Unfortunately for the region, it has proved to be anything but that. Demonstrators attend a protest against the deployment of THAAD in Seoul , South Korea , on June 24 , 2017. United States student Otto Warmbier has died on June 19, just a week after returning home in a coma following imprisonment in North Korea . South Korea's dovish new President Moon Jae-In - who backs engagement with the nuclear-armed North - heads to Washington this week for talks with his hawkish U.S.


Rachael Haynes targets selection in World Cup opener against West Indies

Rachael Haynes targets selection in World Cup opener against West Indies

Meg Lanning's side have thumped Pakistan and South Africa since arriving in England and now face the West Indies side that shocked them in last year's T20 World Cup final. "We're confident heading in, our preparations have been good and hopefully we can execute". As per a report in Wisden India , in this match, replays came from the mid-wicket camera and the match only had "low specs" coverage with fewer cameras restricting the coverage for live streaming, the ICC clarified.


Everton agree deal for Henry Onyekuru

Everton agree deal for Henry Onyekuru

Onyekuru was on superb form in the Belgian League this past season while playing for KAS Eupen. Onyekuru has been linked with both the Gunners and the Hammers , while Celtic had a bid of €1m turned down by Belgian side Eupen for the forward in the winter transfer window.


Federer crushes Zverev to clinch ninth Halle title

Federer crushes Zverev to clinch ninth Halle title

Federer, who skipped the claycourt to focus on his Wimbledon campaign, said he felt good in the victory. From the start Federer piled on the pressure to establish a 4-0 lead meanwhile local hero Zverev was unable to gain a foothold into the first set.


Boxer Tyson Fury thinks McGregor will knock out Mayweather in 35 seconds

Boxer Tyson Fury thinks McGregor will knock out Mayweather in 35 seconds

Many have considered the fight between McGregor - an MMA fight with no professional boxing experience - and the undefeated Mayweather to be nothing more than a publicity stunt. "McGregor has no chance in this fight", Pacquiao told Yahoo Sports . However, Pacquiao isn't the only boxer who gave Mayweather the edge against McGregor.



Socceroos won't take "young, hungry" Germany for granted

Australia was outplayed in their last global friendly at home by Brazil , and they will be looking for a better performance against Germany . A now-obligatory review from the Video Assistant Referees found no offside but replays appeared to confirm that Juric had handled Rogic's shot before Leno's error, but the goal stood.