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ISIS claims attack in Tajikistan that killed two Americans

The tourists, two from the USA, and others from Switzerland and the Netherlands, were killed on Sunday as they were cycling through a rural area 90 kilometres south-east of the capital Dushanbe . Separately, an ISIS-affiliated group also took responsibility for the incident. A man born in neighbouring Kyrgyzstan was accused of the bombing that killed 15 people in the St Petersburg metro in 2017, while Uzbek men carried out the truck attacks that killed five in Stockholm and eight in NY that ...



Matteo Darmian: I want to leave Man Utd

Mourinho wants to add Leicester's Harry Maguire and Inter Milan's Ivan Perisic but fears he will start United's Premier League opener at home to Leicester the following night without a squad capable of a title challenge. We have basically the same players. "So in fact we have one new player which is Fred so of course our team is not going to be very different". "I want to play more regularly".



ATP roundup: Isner finally shakes Zverev, advances to semis in Atlanta

The eighth-seeded Harrison took one hour and 44 minutes to overcome British left-hander 3-6 6-3 6-2 to set up a rematch of last year's decider. "Obviously I played Ryan here in the final past year", Isner said. Isner has won three of his four career matches against Ebden, but the Aussie defended his home turf with a four-set victory at this year's Australian Open.


Vettel sure 2018 title race won't go the same way as 2017

Vettel sure 2018 title race won't go the same way as 2017

One of Bottas's collisions was with Vettel, who after crashing out of the lead in Germany, finished second in a damage-limitation drive. I think we could go with Lewis today in terms of race pace. Recovering from the incident, Ricciardo was not going to waste another chance as clawed his way back to Bottas late in the race. It was Hamilton's record sixth win in Hungary, his fifth this season and the 67th of his career.


International Champions Cup organiser understands Jose Mourinho frustration

International Champions Cup organiser understands Jose Mourinho frustration

The 28-year old captained United in their pre-season game against AC Milan but it was nothing more than an occasion to celebrate Darmian playing against his old club. Players were also said to be treading very carefully around the unhappy United manager. "We basically have the same players". Hence, Mourinho will be hoping to get a good momentum once his star players join the squad in the Premier League .