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Britain's Thomas wins maiden Tour de France

Britain's Thomas wins maiden Tour de France

Before Alexander Kristoff took victory in the final sprint on the Champs-Elysees, Thomas lined up with his Sky team-mates and posed for pictures while carrying the Welsh flag on the 116km stage from Houilles. Roglic powered down the final descent from the Col d'Aubisque to beat Thomas by 19 seconds and leapfrog Froome, whose star continued to fade, into third place overall.


Liverpool midfielder Naby Keita misses training with neck injury

Liverpool midfielder Naby Keita misses training with neck injury

Naby Keïta was ruled out of Liverpool's International Champions Cup fixture vs. Manchester City on Thursday morning and will miss training for a couple days . Liverpool have announced, via the club's official website , that Clyne will join up with his teammates at the club's training camp in France next week.


Kevin Durant ruthlessly mocked the Blazers on CJ McCollum's podcast

Kevin Durant ruthlessly mocked the Blazers on CJ McCollum's podcast

McCollum admitted he was "hot" after the signing. But, it does not appear that Durant and the Warriors care. Apply to Blue Man Hoop. . KD responded by telling McCollum that the Trail Blazers are not going to win an National Basketball Association championship title.


Real Madrid will not sign Chelsea star Eden Hazard

Real Madrid will not sign Chelsea star Eden Hazard

Hazard has been the talisman for Chelsea over the past few seasons and was the standout performer last season as well a single-handedly winning the Blues the FA Cup final against Manchester United at Wembley. Another one of those names is Eden Hazard of Chelsea . Chelsea are thought to be reluctant to sell Hazard, although some reports have suggested they would be willing to do business if they received a world record fee of around £200 million.


How Geraint Thomas all but sealed his historic Tour de France victory

How Geraint Thomas all but sealed his historic Tour de France victory

Thomas finished third in the 20th stage, 14 seconds behind, but that was more than enough to protect the lead of more than two minutes he had at the start of the day. It was a tough 31km route in the French Basque Country between Saint-Pée-sur-Nivelle and Espelette . But Thomas went in to the race as Team Sky's other "protected rider" and will complete his win in Paris on Sunday.


Mourinho mocks Klopp transfer spending spree

Mourinho mocks Klopp transfer spending spree

Talks broke down last month with Lyon over the results of the player's medical and an attempt from the Reds to renegotiate a deal based on the chances of Fekir damaging his knee again in the future. But in a final you need to have a bit of luck and we didn't have it. "Jose can say what he wants to say to be honest", Klopp told reporters in Ann Arbor.