Chris Froome says he suffered no serious injuries despite crashing into a field near the end of stage one of the Tour de France. Plagued by suspicions regarding his misuse of asthma-related medicine, the four-time tour victor suffered a start to this morning's Tour that will have undoubtedly pleased many of those fans who had booed Froome and Team Sky earlier this week.
Twice runner-up to Froome in the Tour, Quintana came home a further 24 seconds back and alongside compatriot Egan Bernal of Team Sky, who also crashed in chaotic finale to an otherwise sedate stage.
With grass stains on his right shoulder and blood trickling down his right arm from a gash on his elbow, Froome got back up and crossed 51 seconds behind Fernando Gaviria, the Colombian who claimed the race's first yellow jersey with a commanding sprint victory.
The Kenyan-born British rider also crashed on the opening day of the Giro d'Italia in May, while warming up for the Stage 1 time trial.
On a bittersweet day for Colombia, Nairo Quintana (Movistar) picked up a puncture with four kilometres remaining and had to wait an age for the all-important wheel change. Froome is seeking to defend his title from 12 months ago and become the fifth man to win this Grand Tour five times.
England beat Sweden to reach semi-finals
The first of those three games saw the Three Lions take on Sweden in Samara in the World Cup quarter-final on Saturday afternoon. It was a sign of what was to come - direct balls, long throws, pressing - but those basic tactics didn't trouble England .
When overall or general classification (GC) contenders reach the 3K mark, they can relax because from there on in the results are neutralized in the case of crashes.
Spectators watch as the pack passes along the west coast during the first stage of the Tour de France cycling race over 201 kilometers (124.9 miles) with start in Noirmoutier-en-L'Ile and finish in Fontenay Le-Comte, France, Saturday, July 7, 2018.
"The yellow jersey is one that everyone dreams of wearing and to get it on the first day is wonderful", Gaviria said.
Gaviria, the Quick-Step rider making his Tour debut, easily beat world champion Peter Sagan and Marcel Kittel to the line.
Three French riders - Kevin Ledanois (Team Fortuneo-Samsic), Jerome Cousin (Direct Energie) and Yoann Offredo (Wanty-Groupe Gobert) - attacked at the start flag and quickly established an advantage of more than a minute.
From 1950 through 2017, the average number of named storms has been 11 (though from 1981-2010, the average has been 12). ET, the depression had winds of 30 mph and was located about 230 miles east-southeast of Cape Hatteras, North Carolina.
But that's not all! Now, Collider has confirmed that Cage is set to voice Spider-Man in another animated film . Spider-Man Noir is one of the many Spider-Men that has been introduced from across the multiverse.
Il s'avère que le Mexique , notamment la ville de Tultepec est endeuillée par de nombreux accidents similaires. C'est rageant parce que nos collègues pompiers (.) finissent par perdre leur vie en sauvant ces gens".
His departure came during a scandal that led to the ouster of Fox News Chairman Roger Ailes and top-rated news host Bill O'Reilly. Shine and Sean Hannity rose up the ranks at Fox News together, and the two men remain close friends.
Vettel was first to clock a track record and it kept falling as drivers took advantage of soft tires on the new asphalt track. Williams has only four points this season and Harris acknowledged on Friday she had been "dreading" the team's home race.
In 1966 while still known as the USSR, the semi-finals against eventual winners England was as good as it got for them. And in the extra session, it looked like Croatia was well on their way to the victory and avoiding penalty kicks.
Utyvanck three times, the latter finally clinched the fourth matchpoint to win the match, which finished just before 15.00 EEST. Despite first serve speeds in excess of 102 miles per hour, and the game yo-yoing between deuce and advantage to Ms.
Carney said recent data had given him "greater confidence" that weak first-quarter growth "was largely due to the weather". Through reduced trade alone, the effect on the global economy would be around 1% of gross domestic product, he said.
The incident marks the first combat fatality for the USA military in Afghanistan since April 30, and the second there this year. Army Specialist Gabriel Conde, 22, was killed by Taliban gunfire in a province east of the Afghan capital of Kabul on April 30.
Au lieu de coopérer, Londres préfère créer de la confusion et intimider ses propres citoyens", a tweeté l'ambassade. La police anti-terroriste a été associée à l'enquête, à titre "procédural", a indiqué Scotland Yard.
Oregon Agencies Eye Klamathon Fire, Urge Preparedness
Search and rescue crews may be prohibited from engaging in search missions because of fire danger, the office said. Elsewhere in California, the 138-square-mile County Fire northwest of Sacramento was almost 50 percent contained.
Southgate, and England, reap reward for faith in Pickford
It's our turn this time, hopefully. "I suppose deep down I've always held those beliefs and held my own values", Southgate said. That's something we've got to think about tactically", he added. "It never looked like we were going to lose".
Djokovic, Nadal advance; Cilic exits
Sharan and Sitak eked out a 7-6 (4) 6-7 (8) 6-3 6-2 win in two hours and 41 minutes to book a second round berth. Not because of time violation. "Hopefully it's nothing that will concern me", said Djokovic.