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Putin faces ‘dramatic’ turn of events in Ukraine by end of summer as defeat looms

Russia’s invasion of Ukraine appears to have ground to a halt in recent weeks. After gaining some momentum last month with its capture of the Luhansk province in Ukraine’s east, Putin’s army is now making very little headway. Moreover, Ukraine’s army looks set to launch a major counteroffensive in the south of the country, as […]

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Hedge row spanning 20 YEARS sees woman admit defeat over shock council ruling

Val Horton bungalow used to look overlook the National Trust’s Solsbury Hill in Somerset. The view, however, is now blocked by an “awful forest”. Ms Horton and other locals in the area have been locked in a 20year battle with their neighbour over the 50ft leylandii hedge. The trees have now grown so tall that […]

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Man Utd boss Erik ten Hag slams display and talks more signings after bad Brighton defeat

Then, when quizzed on the club potentially needing more signings, he added: “We could do better with the players we had.” United skipper Harry Maguire also addressed the defeat, and insisting the Red Devils must stop conceding first in order to improve. “We went into to the game positive but it’s the worst possible start, […]

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Gary Neville urges Glazer family to sell Manchester United after Erik ten Hag’s first game ends in defeat to Brighton

Manchester United are the easiest team to play against in the Premier League, says Gary Neville, as he reiterates his desire to see the Glazer family sell the club after the team were beaten 2-1 by Brighton in Erik ten Hag’s first game in charge. Any summer optimism soon faded as two first-half goals from […]

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Erik ten Hag makes worrying Man Utd admission after Red Devils crash to Brighton defeat

Erik ten Hag admitted his Manchester United players are lacking self-belief as they struggle to shake off last season’s hangover. The new United boss conceded the after-effects of a miserable campaign were to blame for a disappointing opening day defeat against Brighton. “I can understand that after last year but it is not necessary – […]

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Man Utd obviously need more signings and four other lessons from Brighton defeat

Manchester United lost 2-1 to Brighton in their opening Premier League fixture on Sunday afternoon. Pascal Gross was at the double for Graham Potter’s side, notching twice in the first half to give the visitors all three points – despite Diogo Dalot netting a consolation. Express Sport will now analyse the contest and list five […]

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Russia horror warning: Putin could drop nuclear bombs on Ukraine if he ‘senses defeat’

The Russian leader appeared to step down from the more bellicose nuclear posturing earlier this month, which was a feature of the Kremlin’s war rhetoric throughout the invasion. He said there “can be no winners in a nuclear war and it should never be unleashed”. He had previously warned the international community against involvement in […]

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French Open champion Swiatek dominates WTA rankings despite Warsaw defeat | Tennis News – Times of India

PARIS: French Open champion Iga Swiatek remained firmly at the head of the WTA rankings released on Monday, in spite of her shock exit in her home Poland Open last week. Swiatek had not lost on clay in over a year before going down 6-1, 1-6, 6-4 to the French player Caroline Garcia in the […]

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‘Cleary in a lot of trouble’ Putin braces for defeat as US intel exposes Russian losses

Vladimir Putin faces a humiliating defeat in Kherson, as Ukraine tries to win back the southern city. Losing Kherson would be a devastating blow to President Putin since it was the first city to fall to Russia at the start of the war. Speaking on GB News, Professor Anthony Glees said that the Russian leader […]

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England out to avenge 2009 final defeat in rematch against Germany

After the two semifinal matches, a total of 487,683 fans have attended the games so far, more than doubling the previous record of 240,055, set at Euro 2017 in the Netherlands. That’s without taking into consideration the historic attendance expected at Wembley Stadium for Sunday’s final. Around 87,000 fans are set to be at the […]