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July 18, 2019

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Factbox: Rafa Nadal versus Roger Federer

(Reuters) – A look at the records of Spain’s Rafa Nadal and Switzerland’s Roger Federer before their semi-final match at Wimbledon on Friday (prefix number denotes seeding): 3-RAFA NADAL Age: 33 ATP Ranking: 2 (Highest ranking: 1) Grand Slam titles: 18 (Australian Open 2009; French Open 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, […]
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Clinical Djokovic destroys Goffin to reach semis

(Reuters) – Top seed Novak Djokovic recovered from an edgy start to deliver a devastating display that crushed the spirit of 21st-seeded Belgian David Goffin in straight sets on Wednesday and sent the defending champion surging into the Wimbledon semi-finals. Goffin will wonder just what happened after he looked the better player in the early […]
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Silverstone to host British GP until at least 2024

(Reuters) – Formula One champion Lewis Hamilton’s home British Grand Prix will stay at Silverstone for at least the next five years under a new deal announced on Wednesday. The race’s future had been in doubt since 2017, when a break clause was activated to terminate the contract after this weekend’s grand prix. Circuit owners […]
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Lampard’s Chelsea reign begins with draw

(Reuters) – New Chelsea manager Frank Lampard said he was pleased with the team’s response to his “taxing” pre-season programme following a 1-1 draw at Irish side Bohemians in his first match in charge. Striker Michy Batshuayi put Europa League winners Chelsea ahead in the eighth minute before trialist Eric Molloy levelled late on to […]