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‘What else can go wrong?’: Rory McIlroy after nightmare Open start – video

Rory McIlroy says his nightmare start to the Open settled him down because he thought things couldn’t get any worse.McIlroy dropped four shots on the first hole and three at the last as his Open bid started in nightmare-fashion. The 2014 winner hi…

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Acapulco cliff divers risk their lives to drive tourism – video

At Mexico’s beach resort of Acapulco, a group of professional cliff divers eagerly put their lives at risk on a daily basis, performing shows for the public and attracting tons of tourists in the process.The Acapulco cliff divers have risked their live…

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Acapulco cliff divers risk their lives to drive tourism – video

At Mexico’s beach resort of Acapulco, a group of professional cliff divers eagerly put their lives at risk on a daily basis, performing shows for the public and attracting tons of tourists in the process.The Acapulco cliff divers have risked their live…

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‘Amazing feeling’ to play abroad: Kieran Trippier on Atlético Madrid move – video

Kieran Trippier has  joined Atlético Madrid from Tottenham Hotspur in a deal worth at least £20m.The England full-back, who made over 100 appearances during a four-season stint at the north London club, has signed a three-year contract a…

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‘It’s surreal’: Rory McIlroy sees Open at Portrush as sign of Northern Ireland’s progress – video

Rory McIlroy has said he does not see himself as ‘that centre of attention’ despite rocketing expectations that the Northern Irishman could secure a home win at the Open this week.The four-time major winner was born and raised 65 miles away i…

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Tears of joy after South Korea score first water polo goal at world championships – video

After a humbling 64-0 defeat at the hands of Hungary, South Korea were determined to take something positive out of their meeting with Russia. The hosts got their reward with their first goal at the world championships… but they still lost 30-1. Cont…

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‘Nothing cooler’: Brooks Koepka hopeful he can deliver Open victory with local knowledge – video

Brooks Koepka has said ‘there would be nothing cooler’ than winning the Open with his caddie Ricky Elliott, who grew up less than a mile from the Royal Portrush.Four-time major winner Koepka added that Elliot, who has caddied for him for the past six y…

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‘It’s a funny story’: Tiger Woods on Brooks Koepka’s snub at the Open – video

Tiger Woods has shrugged off concerns about his lack of golf heading into the Open this week, saying he needs to carefully manage the remaining years of his career. Woods said his Masters victory in April took a lot out of him and h…

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Frank Lampard on Chelsea’s transfer ban: ‘I don’t need new players’ – video

Chelsea manager Frank Lampard said he is ‘happy’ with his squad ahead of their pre-season matches against Barcelona and Kawasaki Frontale.Uefa handed Chelsea a two-window transfer ban after the club were found guilty of breaching rules r…

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‘The greatest game of all time’ : Celebrations continue for England’s World Cup triumph – video

The celebrations continued after a dramatic and tantalisingly close final saw England crowned Cricket World Cup champions by beating New Zealand.Speaking the morning after Sunday’s final, Joe Root said: “I don’t think you can top what happened yesterda…

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Fans and players react to the momentous Cricket World Cup final – video

‘I’ve hugged and kissed people I have never met before today,’ one jubilant fan says after the dramatic World Cup final in which England tied with New Zealand in the regular game and the super over, winning only through virtue of having more boundaries…

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Wimbledon day 13: Djokovic beats Federer to win fifth title – video highlights

The 2019 edition of Wimbledon ended in a fifth – and second successive – title for Novak Djokovic, with the 32-year old winning 7-6, 1-6, 7-6, 4-6, 13-12 against Roger Federer in a gruelling four hours and 57 minutes. The world No 3, competing in his 1…

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England’s ‘rollercoaster’ journey to Cricket World Cup glory – video

England have won their first ever World Cup, overcoming New Zealand at Lord’s in extraordinary fashion. Watch the video to relive their ‘rollercoaster’ journey through the tournament to ultimate triumphEngland win Cricket World Cup after super-over dra…

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England beat New Zealand in Lord’s epic to win their first Cricket World Cup – video report

England have won their first ever World Cup, overcoming New Zealand at Lord’s in extraordinary fashion. The game went to a super over after it was tied, but not even that could separate the teams.Eoin Morgan’s men won via ‘boundaries struck’ after two …

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Novak Djokovic beats Roger Federer in Wimbledon epic to win fifth title – video report

Novak Djokovic again proved the toughest of nuts for Roger Federer to crack as he repelled everything the Swiss could throw at him to claim his fifth Wimbledon title in the first All England Club final to be decided by a tiebreaker on Sunday. The defen…

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Lewis Hamilton wins a record sixth British Grand Prix – video

Formula One champion Lewis Hamilton hailed the home fans after celebrating a record sixth British Grand Prix win on Sunday and stretching his lead over luckless Mercedes team mate Valtteri Bottas to 39 points. Ferrari’s Monegasque Charles Leclerc was t…

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Lewis Hamilton wins a record sixth British Grand Prix – video

Formula One champion Lewis Hamilton hailed the home fans after celebrating a record sixth British Grand Prix win on Sunday and stretching his lead over luckless Mercedes team mate Valtteri Bottas to 39 points. Ferrari’s Monegasque Charles Leclerc was t…

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Wimbledon day 12: Simona Halep beats Serena Williams to win Wimbledon title – video highlights

Simona Halep defeated Serena Williams in two straight sets to win her first Wimbledon title, while Colombia’s Juan Sebastián Cabal and Robert Farah beat French pair Nicolas Mahut and Édouard Roger-Vasselin in a five-set thriller to win the Wimbledon me…

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Simona Halep stuns Serena Williams to win first Wimbledon title – video report

Simona Halep played a near-flawless final on Saturday to become the first Romanian to win a Wimbledon singles title. Her 6-2, 6-2 win wrecked Serena Williams’ latest bid for a record-equalling 24th grand slam title Continue reading….

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Wimbledon day 11: Roger Federer and Novak Djokovic reach men’s final – video

Defending Wimbledon champion Novak Djokovic will face eight-times winner Roger Federer in Sunday’s men’s singles final after both completed four-set semi-final wins on Friday, against Roberto Bautista Agut and Rafael Nadal respectively. In the quad whe…