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Russian Politician to Women

Pletnyova cautioned that even if a Russian woman married the foreign father of her child, problems could still arise if they become estranged. Degtyaryov, who heads a parliamentary committee overseeing sports, promoted a totally opposite view Thursday.


US Open: Carnage at Shinnecock

US Open: Carnage at Shinnecock

The average score at the time Gregory signed for his 92 was 5-over 75, which makes his 92 look a little more respectable, I guess, given that it was just 17 over the course average. 13, the last three of those putts from 6 feet. Piercy, the last man in the 156-man field as an alternate from qualifying, was so disgusted with his game in his final practice round that he walked off the course .


WATCH Moscow Metro Passengers Celebrate First Goal of the World Cup

WATCH Moscow Metro Passengers Celebrate First Goal of the World Cup

And the Saudi goalkeeper was beaten again in the fourth minute of stoppage-time, Golovin adding to his two assists with a curling free-kick that left brought the home fans to their feet once again. Saudi Arabia captain Osama Hawsawi was on his guard against Golovin - and Argentine referee Nestor Pitana didn't bother to consult the video assistant despite Golovin's penalty appeal.


Griezmann is sticking with Atletico Madrid

Griezmann is sticking with Atletico Madrid

You'll all be sick of the comments they're making, about whether I'm going or staying , how much they offer me and how much they don't. His decision to announce his club future via live television was heavily criticised on social media with many users labeling the programme as selfish given that France will kick off their 2018 FIFA World Cup campaign against Australia on Sunday.


Raptors hire Nick Nurse as new head coach

Raptors hire Nick Nurse as new head coach

According to TSN's Josh Lewenberg, Nurse was on a list of internal candidates being considered that included Raptors 905 head coach Jerry Stackhouse (who joined the Memphis Grizzlies staff last week) and assistant Rex Kalamian. Casey was sacked after the Raptors were swept out of the second round of this year's playoffs by Cleveland. Nevermind that Casey is a legitimate contender for Coach of the Year-General Manager Masai Ujiri felt the team needed a new leader .


Liverpool target Alisson Becker agrees terms with Real Madrid

Liverpool target Alisson Becker agrees terms with Real Madrid

Even before Loris Karius' costly errors in the Champions League final, Jürgen Klopp had been said to be looking at bringing in a new goalkeeper, with AS Roma's Brazilian global Alisson most frequently linked with a transfer to Anfield. At the weekend, Alisson made clear his desire for his future to be decided before the start of the World Cup. The latest news will be not be happy reading for Liverpool Football Club.