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Venus Beats Court Controversy to Make Wimbledon 3rd Round

Venus Williams ignored her exile to Wimbledon's unglamorous Court 18 as the five-time champion defeated Greek qualifier Maria Sakkari 7-5, 4-6, 6-3 on Thursday.

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Federer Ends Willis Dream, Djokovic Sets Slam Record at Rain-Hit Wimbledon

Marcus Willis's brief flirtation with Wimbledon fame was ended by Roger Federer as Novak Djokovic racked-up an Open era record of 30 successive Grand Slam wins on a day when torrential rain caused more havoc to the schedule.

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Rain Brings Havoc to Wimbledon

Heavy rain brought havoc to Wimbledon on Wednesday with only 15 minutes of action available on the outside courts before action was halted.

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Serena, Murray Cruise at Rain-Lashed Wimbledon

Defending champion Serena Williams racked up her 80th Wimbledon victory Tuesday while Andy Murray also raced into the second round before torrential rain wiped out almost half the program at the All England Club.

World number one and six-time champion Williams, bidding for a record-equaling 22nd Grand Slam title, battled to a 6-2, 6-4 win over Swiss qualifier Amra Sadikovic, ranked at 148 in the world.

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Iceland Turn Underdog Guns on Euro Hosts France

England-slayers Iceland hope to harness their underdog status to put the psychological pressure on Euro 2016 hosts France in Sunday's quarter-final.

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England in the Pits after Iceland Fiasco

England were at one of their lowest points on Tuesday after Iceland's battlers dumped them out of Euro 2016, coach Roy Hodgson quit, and the abject failure added to the national sense of post-Brexit turmoil.

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Italy Dump Spain Out of Euro 2016

Giorgio Chiellini and Graziano Pelle scored the goals as Italy exacted revenge for their Euro 2012 final hammering by dumping Spain out of Euro 2016 with a deserved 2-0 last 16 win in Paris on Monday.

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Messi Exit Leaves Argentinian Football in Turmoil

Lionel Messi sensationally quit international football leaving Argentinian football in turmoil after a traumatic penalty shootout defeat to Chile in the Copa America final.

The heartbroken Barcelona superstar left the field in tears on Sunday after missing a spot-kick in shoot-out -- Messi's fourth straight defeat in a major final with Argentina.

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Boateng Power Sees Germany Through, but Loew Wants More

Jerome Boateng volleyed his first goal for Germany and Belgium's Eden Hazard was on target for the first time at Euro 2016 as their sides powered past Slovakia and Hungary to claim quarter-final places.

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Belgium Hit Four Past Hungary at Euro 2016

Eden Hazard scored his first goal of Euro 2016 as Belgium cruised into the quarter-finals with a 4-0 win that ended Hungary's fairytale campaign.

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