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Media playback is not supported on this device Watch the best shots as Serena Williams blasts her way into the quartersSerena Williams has been fined $10,000 (£7,988) for damaging one of the Wimbledon courts with her racquet.The incident occurred during a practice session before this year's tournament at the All England Club.The seven-time Wimbledon champion,…
3,0493,049viewing this pageGot a TV Licence?You need one to watch live TV on any channel or device, and BBC programmes on iPlayer. It’s the law.Find out moreLive ReportingBy Michael EmonsAll times stated are UK48 minsYELLOW CARDGhana 0-0 TunisiaTunisia captain Youssef Msakni gets himself into the book for clipping the heel of Mubarak Wakaso. Seems a…
Neymar has scored 34 goals in 37 league appearances since joining PSG in August 2017 to help the club win back-to-back Ligue 1 titlesParis St-Germain say they will take "appropriate action" after Brazil striker Neymar failed to turn up for the first day of pre-season training.The 27-year-old was due back at the club's training ground…
7 minsPost updateIvorian Wilfried Zaha gets the ball on the edge of the box and lets one fly but his shot is blocked.Posted at 16:0616:06commentsChristopher A Walker: Is Freddie Kanoute Mali's greatest ever player?5 minsPost updateMali centre-back Youssouf Kone decides to shoot from this 40-yard free-kick but his bouncing effort is caught by Sylvain Gbohouo.…
Nadal did not face a break point and only dropped 13 points on his serveWimbledon 2019 on the BBCVenue: All England Club Dates: 1-14 JulyCoverage: Live across BBC TV, radio and online with extensive coverage on BBC iPlayer, Red Button, Connected TVs and mobile app. Full detailsThird seed Rafael Nadal continued to breeze through the…
Tennis Australia's world number one Ashleigh Barty has been knocked out of Wimbledon, losing her fourth round match against American Alison Riske.World number 55 Riske fought back from a set down to win 3-6 6-2 3-6 in one hour 36 minutes on court two to reach a first Grand Slam quarter-final.French Open champion Barty had…
Blame Gonzalo Higuain for Lionel Messi's lack of international success? The striker has missed some big opportunities over the years.Swap Jorge Burruchaga for Gonzalo Higuain and perhaps one of the doubts about Lionel Messi's place in the pantheon would have been put to bed years ago.The eternal complaint: that Messi has not won a senior…
Mexico won the Gold Cup for the first time since 2015Mexico extended their record number of Concacaf Gold Cup wins as Jonathan dos Santos' strike gave them a narrow victory over the United States.LA Galaxy midfielder Dos Santos latched on to a smart Raul Jimenez back heel to fire in off the bar in front…
Usman Khawaja played in all nine of Australia's World Cup group games, scoring two fiftiesICC Men's Cricket World Cup: Australia v EnglandVenue: Edgbaston Date: 11 July Start: 10:30 BSTCoverage: Watch in-play clips & highlights on the BBC Sport website & app; live Test Match Special radio and text commentary on BBC Radio 5 Live sports…
Madagascar were 190th in Fifa's world rankings five years agoAfrica Cup of Nations debutants Madagascar produced another upset to beat DR Congo 4-2 on penalties after a 2-2 draw and seal a quarter-final spot.In a thriller, Madagascar took a surprise lead through Ibrahim Amada's superb 20-yard strike before Cedric Bakambu equalised with a header.The Indian…
Deontay Wilder and Tyson Fury's first fight ended in an enthralling draw which lead to the American retaining his titleBritain's Tyson Fury says his highly-anticipated rematch with WBC heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder will take place on 22 February 2020.Fury, 30, stopped German Tom Schwarz in round two last month in his first fight since a…
USA co-captain Megan Rapinoe won the Golden Ball, the Golden Boot and the World Cup trophy in France"Equal pay! Equal pay!"The chorus of defiant chanting from fans at the sold-out Stade de Lyon confirmed everyone's suspicions: this was Megan Rapinoe's World Cup.The USA co-captain took home the trophy for the second tournament in a row.…
Jesus has scored six goals in nine games in 2019Gabriel Jesus scored one goal and assisted another before being sent off as Brazil won a first Copa America title in 12 years, beating Peru 3-1.Manchester City forward Jesus set up Everton to volley in the opener before scoring the decisive second.Paolo Guerrero had briefly given…
Posted at 19:5919:59Post updateBrazil v Peru (21:00 BST)Oh no. VAR is being used in this final.Posted at 19:5619:56Post updateBrazil v Peru (21:00 BST)National anthem time. What a noise! It sounds like every single Brazil fan is belting it out. They're pumped for this.Posted at 19:3519:35Team newsBrazil v Peru (21:00 BST)Brazil coach Tite names the same…
Media playback is not supported on this device Rapinoe gives USA lead from penalty spot after VAR reviewThe United States won the Women's World Cup for a record fourth time as they eventually overpowered the Netherlands in Lyon.Megan Rapinoe's penalty and Rose Lavelle's fine run and finish gave the defending champions victory in the second…