Andy Lapthorne reaches British Open quad singles final

Andy Lapthorne played in the inaugural quad doubles match at Wimbledon last weekend British wheelchair tennis player Andy Lapthorne secured a spot in another quad singles final at the British Open after a straight sets win. The world number three defeated Japan’s Koji Sugeno 6-3 6-2 and will face world number one David Wagner. It is the fourth time in the past five years that Lapthorne has reached the final but he is still waiting for his first senior British Open title. However, fellow Briton Alfie Hewett missed out on…

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Chris Gayle pulls off STUNNING one-handed catch at slip in Global T20 Canada final – WATCH | Cricket | Sport

But if his stunning catch in the Global T20 Canada final is anything to go by, opponents will be taking note of his actions in the field from now on. Playing for the Vancouver Knights, Gayle pulled off a remarkable one-handed catch to dismiss Kavem Hodge off Farad Ahmed’s delivery. Ahmed’s tossed up delivery saw Hodge edge his shot into Gayle stationed at slip. After initially failing to anticipate where the ball was going to go, the West Indies batsman somehow got his left hand to the ball. However, the…

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Serena Williams returns to world’s top 30 after reaching Wimbledon final

Kerber had lost to Williams in the 2016 Wimbledon final Serena Williams has returned to the world’s top 30 after reaching the Wimbledon final. The American, 36, has risen 153 places to 28th despite losing to Angelique Kerber in only her fourth tournament since giving birth 10 months ago. However, Britain’s Johanna Konta has dropped to 50th in the WTA rankings. The 27-year-old reached the semi-finals at Wimbledon last year and was ranked as high as fourth in the world immediately afterwards. But she came into this year’s tournament ranked…

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Peter Sagan: I was too far back on the final sector of cobbles

Peter Sagan (Bora-Hansgrohe) was a top pick for the win on the pavé on Sunday’s cobbled ninth stage of the Tour de France, but only finished fifth, 19 seconds down on winner John Degenkolb (Trek-Segafredo). The world champion started the final sector of pavé too far back, he said, and then “it was too late to chase”. What happened when Degenkolb, yellow jersey Greg Van Avermaet (BMC Racing) and Quick-Step’s Yves Lampaert got away on the final section of cobblestones? “What happened is that they just dropped everybody,” Sagan told…

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Croatia boss Zlatko Dalic – ‘You don’t give a penalty like that in a World Cup final’

Kwese’s Daniel Amokachi and Andrew Kabuura applaud France for their World Cup triumph and reflect on Croatia’s unexpected run to the final. World Cup Final: Antoine Griezmann (38′) France 2-1 Croatia The stars came out for France as Antoine Griezmann, Paul Pogba and Kylian Mbappe all scored to help Les Bleus to their second-ever World Cup title. ESPN’s Alison Bender reports from outside Luzhniki Stadium with her key takeaways after France overpowered Croatia to win the World Cup. Stewart Robson breaks down France’s World Cup final victory over Croatia, which…

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Wimbledon 2018: Jamie Murray & Victoria Azarenka lose mixed doubles final

Highlights: Murray & Azarenka lose mixed doubles final Britain’s Jamie Murray fell short in his bid to retain the Wimbledon mixed doubles title as he and Belarusian partner Victoria Azarenka were beaten by Alexander Peya and Nicole Melichar. Austrian Peya and American Melichar, the 11th seeds, won 7-6 (7-1) 6-3. Murray, who won last year with now retired Swiss Martina Hingis, paired up at the last minute with former singles number one Azarenka. They saved match point at 5-2 in the second set but lost in the next game. “I…

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Free-Kick: Classic World Cup final as ‘Best Young Player’ Mbappe powers France to World Cup glory; Luka Modric wins World Cup Golden Ball

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Wimbledon 2018: GB’s Jack Draper beaten by Tseng Chun-hsin in boys’ final

Top seed Tseng Chun-hsin beat Jack Draper in two hours and six minutes on Court One Wimbledon 2018 on the BBC Venue: All England Club, Wimbledon Dates: 2-15 July Coverage: Watch live on BBC TV, BBC iPlayer, BBC Red Button, Connected TVs and the BBC Sport website and app; Live Radio 5 live and 5 live sports extra commentary; Text commentary online. Britain’s Jack Draper lost to Taiwanese top seed Tseng Chun-hsin in a gripping boys’ singles final at Wimbledon. Draper, hoping to become the first British boys’ champion since…

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