Bob Bradley recovers from Swansea nightmare as LAFC take MLS by storm

The onetime USA coach admitted he failed during his brief stay in the Premier League. But his new team are close to unstoppable this season Los Angeles once had the most successful franchise in Major League Soccer history. A team…

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Boxing hall of famer Pernell Whitaker dies at age of 55 in car accident

Pernell Whitaker, widely considered to be one of the greatest defensive boxers of all time, just died after being hit by a car Pernell Whitaker, widely considered to be one of the greatest defensive boxers of all time, has died…

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Why do so many men think they could win a point off Serena Williams?

One in eight British guys believe they could take a point off Serena Williams in a tennis equal. Are they all delusional? She has a serve that once exceeded 128 mph, has won 23 grand slam singles names and is…

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So, guys, you reckon you could take a point off Serena Williams? | Alex Clark

Men want to get in on everything. Then again, we all have our dreams Let us for a minute extend the benefit of the doubt to the 12% of men who defeat in the Wimbledon final. For who can say…

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Serena Williams battles burden of expectation before Simona Halep final

Both Wimbledon finalists will be fighting their sentiments in what should be a momentous duel, with the American well targeted for a 24 th slam When Sabine Lisicki lost the final at Wimbledon to won the French Open last year…

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Generalise, don’t specialise: why focusing too narrowly is bad for us

The long read: The 10,000 -hour rule says intense, dedicated practise sees perfect at that one thing. But what if breadth actually suffices us better than extent? Let’s start with a couple of storeys from the world of sports. This…

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Simona Haleps show of power and belief helps her realise Wimbledon dream | Sean Ingle

Simona Halep has worked on her mentality as well as her groundstrokes and both were in fine fettle as she destroyed Serena Williams to win the singles name at Wimbledon It took 56 minutes into the biggest join of Simona…

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Improbable star Bieber shines as American League takes MLB All-Star Game

The American League slow-footed a loaded NL lineup for its seventh straight acquire in the Midsummer Classic behind Shane Bieber, Justin Verlander and Aroldis Chapman For one light, the pitchers made back the power. Hours after Read more: https ://…

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USA carried social and sporting burdens at the World Cup. They won anyway

Complacency, criticizes from Donald Trump and the battle for equal remunerate were supposed to catch up with the Americans. They still face-lift the trophy There were plenty of reasons to expect the US wouldn’t repeat as Women’s World Cup champions….

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USA scrape past world No 79 Curacao and into Gold Cup semi-finals

Weston McKennies first-half goal afforded the United State a 1-0 win over Curacao in Philadelphia to frame the represent supporters into the Gold Cup semi-finals The United Regime were outplayed during the second-half by 79 th-ranked Curacao but managed to…

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