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'Queen's defeat means more practice and Peppa Pig'

'Queen's defeat means more practice and Peppa Pig'

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Media playback is not supported on this device 2017 Aegon ChampionshipsVenue: Queen's Club, London Dates: 19-25 JuneCoverage: Comprehensive live coverage on BBC One, BBC Two, Red Button, Connected TV and online dailyLosing in the first round at Queen's Club doesn't mean I can't go on and do well at Wimbledon. It just means I've got a lot of work to do.I knew before the tournament that I still have some way to go if I'm going to get up to the level where I challenge for the biggest titles, but I certainly expected more from myself.I'm not the only player to suffer a surprise on the grass - Roger Federer lost in the first round in Stuttgart, and Stan Wawrinka and Milos Raonic also lost at Queen's on Tuesday.Grass is a very different surfac...
Murray knocked out of Queen's by world number 90

Murray knocked out of Queen's by world number 90

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Media playback is not supported on this device 2017 Aegon ChampionshipsVenue: Queen's Club, London Dates: 19-25 JuneCoverage: Comprehensive live coverage on BBC One, BBC Two, Red Button, Connected TV and online dailyDefending champion Andy Murray was knocked out of the Aegon Championships in the first round by world number 90 Jordan Thompson on a day of shocks.The world number one lost 7-6 (7-4) 6-2 to Thompson, a late replacement for the injured Aljaz Bedene.It is the first time since 2012 that Britain's Murray has lost his opening match at Queen's Club.Second seed Stan Wawrinka and third seed Milos Raonic also lost their first-round matches.Murray donates prize money to Grenfell Tower fire familiesRaonic & Wawrinka suffer Queen's u...
Raw results 19/6 – Roman declares SummerSlam title intentions

Raw results 19/6 – Roman declares SummerSlam title intentions

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Roman Reigns has laid down the gauntlet to Samoa Joe and Brock Lesnar by declaring himself number one contender at SummerSlam for whoever the Universal Champion is.WWE’s ‘Big Dog’ kicked-off Raw with his SummerSlam challenge, where Roman insisted no one can beat him one-on-one and belittled the current number one contender by calling him ‘Just Joe’. That brought out The Destroyer and before long a brawl broke out between the two Superstars – leading to a match between the pair later that night.[embedded content]Why did it bother @SamoaJoe when I told the truth? Samoans don't want him 2 acknowledge his heritage! #SamoanOutcasthttps://t.co/zKFLV1JPTe— Paul Heyman (@HeymanHustle) June 20, 2017That surprisingly didn’t main event the show, but the close encounter was the stand out bout
Leeds United FC news: Head coach Thomas Christiansen says he wants to bring Johan Cruyff's philosophy to Elland Road

Leeds United FC news: Head coach Thomas Christiansen says he wants to bring Johan Cruyff's philosophy to Elland Road

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Leeds head coach Thomas Christiansen wants to combine Johan Cruyff's philosophy with pragmatism in his bid to end the club's long wait for Premier League football.Danish-born Christiansen, 44, who has a Spanish mother and made two appearances for Spain as a player, was officially unveiled as Garry Monk's successor at Elland Road on Monday. He has signed a two-year deal with an option for a third.The former APOEL Nicosia boss was schooled under Cruyff as a teenager at Barcelona and will adopt the Dutch great's blueprint, with his own twist, as he targets English football's top flight."Everyone has their way to coach, to perform with the team, but of course he was very important," said Christiansen, signed by Cruyff for Barca aged 18 and who went on to play for Oviedo and Villarreal, plus Bu...
US Open 2017: Brooks Koepka wins at Erin Hills to claim first major

US Open 2017: Brooks Koepka wins at Erin Hills to claim first major

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American Brooks Koepka equalled the US Open's lowest winning score of 16 under to claim his first major at Erin Hills.Koepka had three successive birdies from the 14th to match the total set by Rory McIlroy when he won in 2011 on a par-71 layout compared to this par 72.His five-under 67 was only bettered by Japan's Hideki Matsuyama who posted 66 to tie for second on 12 under with overnight leader Brian Harman (72).England's Tommy Fleetwood, shot a level-par 72 to end fourth on 11 under.The 26-year-old from Southport, playing in just his second US Open, was unable to keep pace with playing partner Koepka on the front nine.The pair started Sunday's final round one off the lead but Koepka holed three birdies in his first eight holes, while Fleetwood followed a birdie on the second with three ...