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U.S. women’s soccer team, Alex Morgan keep on winning at 2019 ESPY Awards

U.S. women’s soccer team, Alex Morgan keep on winning at 2019 ESPY Awards

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July 11 (UPI) -- The U.S. women's soccer team kept their victory party going Wednesday night during the 27th annual ESPY Awards 2019 at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles adding Best Team to their recent FIFA Women's World Cup championship. The team had just landed in Los Angeles a few hours after completing their victory parade in New York City when they beat out the NFL's New England Patriots, the Toronto Raptors of the NBA, baseball's Boston Red Sox and NCAA football's Clemson Tigers for the award. "We literally just got off a plane a couple of hours ago," said Carli Lloyd on accepting the award from actress Sandra Bullock. "Got hair and makeup in the plane and we look pretty fabulous." She then thanked their worldwide fans for their support. "It's been an incredible journey. Super ...
Houston Astros’ Jose Altuve to rejoin team in Cincinnati, could play Wednesday

Houston Astros’ Jose Altuve to rejoin team in Cincinnati, could play Wednesday

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June 18 (UPI) -- Houston Astros second baseman Jose Altuve could be back playing with the team as early as Wednesday after an extended stint on the injured list. Astros manager A.J. Hinch said Wednesday that Altuve will join the team in Cincinnati for their final game against the Reds. The team will assess Altuve to see if he is healthy enough to play in the finale of the series against the Reds or if he needs more time to heal from his left hamstring injury. "There's a chance he is activated as soon as tomorrow, which would be great for our team, both morale-wise and production-wise," Hinch told MLB Network Radio on Tuesday. Altuve has not played since May 10 due to a hamstring injury. He has been rehabbing in Triple-A Round Rock playing five games. "It feels pretty good and its as exci...
England vs Scotland live on talkSPORT: Free commentary stream, kick-off time and team news for Women’s World Cup clash

England vs Scotland live on talkSPORT: Free commentary stream, kick-off time and team news for Women’s World Cup clash

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England kick off their Women’s World Cup campaign against Scotland in Nice as Phil Neville’s side eye a first title.The Lionesses are among the favourites to win the tournament, sitting third in the FIFA rankings – and will hope to make light work of their neighbours. getty England kick off their Women’s World Cup campaign against Scotland in Nice They will they face Argentina and Japan in Group D as they strive to reach the final in Lyon on July 7. This match – and every England and Scotland game this summer – will be live on talkSPORT and here’s how you can tune in. gossip Transfer news LIVE: De Gea to PSG, Man United Koulibaly bid, Bale defiant message
NBA Draft Lottery 2019: How to watch, odds for Zion Williamson’s next team

NBA Draft Lottery 2019: How to watch, odds for Zion Williamson’s next team

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May 14 (UPI) -- The 2019 NBA Draft Lottery takes place Tuesday in Chicago. UPI has you covered with how to watch and the odds for teams hoping to land Duke star Zion Williamson. Williamson is expected to be the No. 1 overall selection in the 2019 NBA Draft, which takes place June 20. The New York Knicks, Cleveland Cavaliers and Phoenix Suns each have equal odds -- at 14 percent -- for a chance to earn the No. 1 overall pick. The Chicago Bulls have the fourth-best chance at getting the No. 1 pick at 12.5 percent. The Atlanta Hawks round out the top five teams with the best chance at landing the top pick at 10.5 percent. The current format, which was approved in 2017, ensures the team with the worst record will receive no worse than the No. 5 overall pick. BetOnline.AG has the Knicks as th...
Tottenham Hotspur team news: Predicted Spurs XI to face Everton in their final Premier League game

Tottenham Hotspur team news: Predicted Spurs XI to face Everton in their final Premier League game

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TEAM NEWS After their stunning Champions League showing in midweek, the Lilywhites must turn refocus to ensure they don't fall out of the top four It’s going to be tough to follow their Champions League win on Wednesday night but Tottenham Hotspur need to refocus as they take on Everton in the Premier League. Back at their new home, Spurs know they still aren’t assured of their top four spot as they host the Toffees. Tottenham star Toby Alderweireld attempts to stop a Theo Walcott shot in their 6-2 victory over Everton earlier this season Not only that, they could lose out to Arsenal if results go against them on Sunday afternoon. A defeat for Mauricio Pochettino’s men and a victory for the Gunners, with an eight-goal swing would see Tottenha