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Football Federation Australia stays open to talks on Bolt deal

SYDNEY, Australia (AP) — Football Federation Australia has responded cautiously to reports Usain Bolt hopes to play for the Central Coast Mariners in the A-League.

World Cup 2018: First quarterfinals feature familiar foes

What to watch for in Friday’s matchups at the World Cup quarterfinals:

TEAMMATES VS TEAMMATES

The first match features a number of teammates on their professional clubs facing off against each other when France take on Uruguay in Nizhny Novgorod.

Janieve Russell, Andre Clarke lead 400 mh qualifiers at National Trials 

Gold Coast Commonwealth Games gold medallist Janieve Russell and Andre Clarke were the top qualifiers in the women and men’s 400-metre hurdles on Day 1 of the four-day JAAA/SVL National Junior and Senior Championships, at the National Stadium on Thursday.

Lion-hearted

Jamaica’s double Olympic champion Elaine Thompson is still battling the Achilles heel problem that has hindered her performances, but she soldiers on.

Mourinho berates ‘childish’ Man United after dropping points 

Jose Mourinho berated his wasteful players after Manchester United conceded a stoppage-time equalizer against 10-man Leicester.

Pace trial expected for Windies in lone tour match in New Zealand 

West Indies are expected to face a fiery test in their only tour game later this month after selectors on Tuesday named the exciting pace trio of Lockie Ferguson, Adam Milne and Scott Kuggeleijn in a strong New Zealand A side for the three-day match in Lincoln.