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Serena Williams beats Arantxa Rus to reach Wimbledon second round

Serena Williams beats Arantxa Rus to reach Wimbledon second round

As she returns to tennis following the birth of her daughter, she is priced up at second favourite to win this year's Wimbledon title despite being ranked just 183rd in the world , a testament to her astonishing ability. "When I saw it, I actually learned from it". It's only June, I've been tested five times. I think it's very noble and cool'. It might take time to figure out how to balance her job with her career, just like for many a parent.


Verstappen wins in Austria as Vettel grabs lead in standings

Verstappen wins in Austria as Vettel grabs lead in standings

Sebastian Vettel came in at third - though he could yet be moved down the grid for allegedly blocking Carlos Sainz - with Kimi Raikkonen behind him in fourth. "It's a dream result, a Red Bull vehicle, Max driving, an unbelievable race and it was absolutely nailed in the first lap", enthused Horner after the race, speaking to Sky F1 .


Arsenal sign Sokratis from Dortmund

Arsenal sign Sokratis from Dortmund

Sokratis Papastathopoulos is a solid signing for Arsenal . Sokratis Papastathopoulos understands that his name "Papastathopoulos" is very tough to pronounce but he has made it simple for the Arsenal fans as he has told them to be using "Papa" instead of his lengthy name of "Papastathopoulos".


Marcelo Vieira da Silva Junior: Could be available for Mexico match

Marcelo Vieira da Silva Junior: Could be available for Mexico match

The Kwese studio crew break down all the important statistics and point out what Brazil did better than their competition to finish atop Group E. The Real Madrid left-back was forced off in the 10th minute of Brazil's 2-0 victory over Serbia on Wednesday after suffering a back spasm.


Belgium beat Japan 3-2 to reach quarter-finals

Belgium beat Japan 3-2 to reach quarter-finals

Belgium came from two goals down to beat Japan 3-2 in the World Cup round of 16 on Monday and advance to a quarterfinal date with Brazil on Friday. But it would be Japan that would score again when a poor clearance from Belgium saw the ball fall to Takashi Inui who blasted a long-distance effort past Courtois to make it 2-0 in the 52nd minute.


Cristiano Ronaldo says 'not the time' to discuss Portugal future

Cristiano Ronaldo says 'not the time' to discuss Portugal future

Uruguay were ahead as early as the seventh minute when Cavani and Luis Suarez exchanged passes from one end of the pitch to the other. The Paris St Germain forward curled in a first-time right-foot shot from Rodrigo Bentancur's pass to beat Portugal goalkeeper Rui Patricio before going off injured in the 74th minute as the Uruguay defense dug in to hold on to their lead.