Liverpool and Spurs fans descend on Madrid

Spanish police have told English football fans to “behave like tourists” as an extra 1,300 officers were deployed to cope with the influx of supporters. Four arrested for violence ahead of final Match preview and team news Fans could help break flight record The inside story of two incredible semis Image copyright Joe Giddens/PA Image caption Tottenham Hotspur fans waved a banner in Puerta del Sol Spurs supporter Steve Cook wrote on Twitter he was still awaiting his itinerary from Thomas Cook 48 hours before kick-off. He said: “We made this booking with the club’s official travel company and have been dealt with appallingly.” Report End of Twitter post by @antgibson23 Image copyright Anthony Gibson Image caption Anthony Gibson and …

French Open 2019: Roger Federer makes winning return

(CNN)If you were a 37-year-old at the French Open Sunday, it was a day to remember. Tearful Roger Federer remembers late coach Federer’s own career, one in which he leads the men’s grand slam count on 20 and remains a viable threat at majors despite his advanced tennis years, has been inspiring too. Rise of Naomi Osaka Besides being multilingual, Federer also seems like a kidder. There is no chance of the French fans’ love for him waning, including in the second round when he meets a German lucky loser, Oscar Otte. Sonego may not be a household name to casual fans but the Italian is no slouch on clay having reached the quarterfinals at the Monte Carlo Masters in …

Roger Federer achieves more milestones at French Open

(CNN)By returning to the French Open this year after a three-year absence, Roger Federer is spreading his milestones across the tennis world. Follow @cnnsport READ: Osaka can win 10 grand slams, says Chinese star Li NaREAD: Kyrgios throws chair during Italian Open meltdown Rise of Naomi Osaka Krunic had trailed 4-1 in the third set, though later couldn’t serve the match out four times or convert a match point. Tsurenko was chuffed to go through, especially after what she said was the trauma of turning 30 on Thursday. “I start to think about that I’m 30, and I don’t have much time left to play on tour and all this bad things,” said Tsurenko, whose fellow Ukrainian Elina Svitolina exited …

Naomi Osaka rallies again at French Open, this time against Azarenka

(CNN)Naomi Osaka and Victoria Azarenka are both two-time grand slam winners but when they crossed paths at the French Open, one was surging while the other sought a return to her finest days. Osaka recovered from an even more ominous scenario in the first round against 90th-ranked Anna Karolina Schmiedlova, her Slovak foe unable to serve out the encounter twice in the second set against an admittedly nervous 21-year-old. READ: Unforgettable day for German outsiders READ: The anniversary of Chang’s underhand serve “I actually played well today,” Osaka told reporters. “Against Vika, she has the ability to hit winners. I don’t think the other girl hit that many winners. “I was more making the mistakes.” Azarenka is capable of stringing …

Five Summer Sandal Trends For Under $100 Betches

1. Barely There Minimalist Sandals The minimalist strappy sandal trend is yet another ’90s trend making a come back this season. This style has been big recently among celebs, like the Kardashian and Jenner sisters, so like, what more proof do you need? This style sandal is perfect for pairing with all your sundresses this season because it’s elevated without being over-the-top (contrary to some of the other trends on this list). This style sandal also looks cute worn with denim shorts and a button-down, or ripped jeans and a tee. Basically, it’s a must-have sandal because it’s guaranteed to look good with all of your outfits. Can’t beat that! Zara Strappy Mid-Heel Leather Sandals, $79.90 Topshop HIPPIE Flat Sandals, …

Meryl Streep’s Fake Teeth Are The Real Star Of ‘Big Little Lies’ Season 2

Meryl Streep is chewing the scenery on the upcoming second season of “ The Oscar winner reportedly insisted that she sport a pair of prosthetic chompers on the hit HBO drama to drive home a family resemblance with her on-screen son Perry, played by Alexander Skarsgård,  Executive producer Gregg Fienberg told the outlet about Streep’s “brilliant idea” at the second season premiere’s after-party on Wednesday night in New York City, where the actress’ dental situation was a topic of discussion. Skarsgård is, of course, famous for his high-wattage smile, and Streep is no stranger to prosthetics, famously transforming into former British Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher in 2011′s “Iron Lady.” HuffPost has reached out to HBO for comment on Streep’s prosthetics.  …

US soccer star slams sport’s leadership for how it invests in women

(CNN)With the Women’s World Cup around the corner, American soccer star Megan Rapinoe called out the sport’s leadership for not doing enough to level the pitch for men and women players. “For the resources and for the ability that I feel like FIFA has to implement that change, I think they’re not doing nearly enough,” she said. FIFA has played up its increase of the women’s prize to $30 million from $15 million in 2015. This year’s winners will bring home $4 million compared to the $2 million that Rapinoe and the US women’s national team, Team USA, won in 2015. Yet the overall pot for the 2018 men’s World Cup was $400 million, with France taking home $38 million …

Trump and Abe’s friendship day starts with tweet underscoring divides

Tokyo (CNN)Hours before President Donald Trump was set to begin a day of male bonding with his Japanese counterpart, he issued a tweet underscoring his lingering divides with Prime Minister Shinzo Abe over security matters. The Japanese government has said North Korea’s recent test of short range missiles violated UN resolutions — a determination that national security adviser, John Bolton, agreed with in Tokyo on Saturday during a briefing with reporters. Trump, who has chafed in recent weeks at what he views as an overly hawkish approach from Bolton, signaled he was more intent on preserving his relationship with Kim Jong Un. “I have confidence that Chairman Kim will keep his promise to me,” Trump said in his tweet before …

NFL star J.J. Watt announces engagement to soccer player Kealia Ohai

(CNN)Houston Texans defensive end J.J. Watt and Houston Dash forward Kealia Ohai made their engagement official on Sunday. Ohai was the No. 2 overall pick in the 2014 National Women’s Soccer League College Draft, according to her profile on the Dash’s website. Prior to the draft, the Draper, Utah, native played at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Her profile on the school’s 2013 roster says she was a journalism and mass communications major. Watt has been playing in the NFL since 2011 and has played his entire career with the Texans. Watt is also known for his philanthropy. After Hurricane Harvey devastated areas around Houston and the Gulf Coast in August 2017, Watt raised more than $37 …

Lance Armstrong should keep his mouth shut if he is serious about redemption | Richard Williams

Sport often welcomes back a bad boy turned good but some offences lie so far beyond the pale a return is almost impossible despite protestations Steve Smith and David Warner were were sent home from Cape Town in March 2018, it was far from being the only time international cricketers have improperly messed around with the state of the ball. A lasting stain was added to the career of an England captain, Mike Atherton, by the dirt-in-the-pocket incident at Lords in 1994. We know Imran Khan and others got up to similar tricks but the episode involving the three Australians seemed to expose something deeper and nastier. As Gideon Haigh observed in Crossing the Line, his book about the episode, …

Bart Starr, quarterback who led Packers to five NFL titles, dies aged 85

Bart Starr, the quarterback who helped establish the Green Bay Packers as the finest NFL team of the 1960s, has died Bart Starr, the quarterback who helped establish the Green Bay Packers as the finest NFL team of the 1960s, has died. He was 85, and had been in failing health since suffering a serious stroke in 2014. We are saddened to note the passing of our husband, father, grandfather, and friend, Bart Starr, read a statement from Starrs family. He battled with courage and determination to transcend the serious stroke he suffered in September 2014, but his most recent illness was too much to overcome. While he may always be best known for his success as the Packers quarterback …

President Trump Awards U.S. President’s Cup To Sumo Wrestling Champ

Donald Trump on Sunday became the first U.S. president to attend a sumo wrestling competition, and he entered the ring to present a specially made “President’s Cup” to the match’s winner. “In honor of your outstanding achievement as sumo grand champion, I hereby award you the United States Presidents Cup,” Trump read from a prepared statement. The president and first lady, Melania Trump, watched the incredible show of brute strength with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and his wife, Akie. The Associated Press. On Monday, the two leaders plan to square off in  Trump will also meet Japanese Emperor Naruhito, becoming the first head of state to meet the monarch since Naruhito ascended to the throne earlier this month. Download Join …

How to Solve a Rubik’s Cube in 5 Secondsor Less

Even on my laptop’s tinny speakers, the sound is unmis­takable: the click-clacking, slip-sliding sound of a Rubik’s Cube whipping into shape. “It’s my first solve of the day,” says Australian speedcuber Feliks Zemdegs, somewhat sheepishly. It’s early in Sydney, where he’s speaking to me over video chat from his apartment. Over his shoulder, I can see his unmade bed. On it: a big, squishy, Rubik’s Cube novelty pillow. He looks like he hasn’t been awake for more than 20 minutes. No matter: It takes him less than seven seconds to transfigure the cube in his hands from scrambled to solved. Zemdegs holds numerous cubing records, but he is best known as the most consistently swift solver of the 3 by …

Simon Pagenaud wins Indianapolis 500 in thrilling finish

Simon Pagenaud, of France, celebrating after winning the Indianapolis 500 on Sunday. (AP Photo/Michael Conroy) INDYCAR DRIVERS TO BE PROTECTED BY AEROSCREENS NEXT SEASON Pagenaud’s victory after an incredible duel with Rossi completed a sweep of the Month of May for him. He came into the season trying to hang onto his job with Team Penske, and a brazen move near the end of the Indianapolis Grand Prix gave him a win two weeks ago. CLICK HERE TO GET THE FOX NEWS APP President Trump sent a tweet of congratulations: “Congratulations to the Great (and my friend) Roger Penske on winning his 18th (UNBELIEVABLE!) Indianapolis 500. I am in Japan, very early in the morning, but I got to watch …