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in north america and around the globe. i‘m duncan golestani. a summit between donald trump and kimjong—un. trying to gauge what life is like inside here with the rest of the news in 15 minutes. north korea. the bbc hears direct testimony from a network keep in touch with me on twitter. time now for all the sports news in sport today. hello, of dissidents. two police officers i'm and a civilian are shot dead ben in belgium. mundy. prosecutors are treating it as this is sport today, live from the bbc sport centre. a terrorist attack. the mother of all comebacks... tennis at the french open. series cancelled after sending racist the race to host the 2026 world tweets. hello. cup is up in the air... from north america. hockey‘s fairytale... in the stanley cup final. hello, welcome to sport today.
the latest from the international football matches in a moment. welcome to the programme. a successful return to grand slam about north korea‘s record on human rights has been largely tennis. sidelined. to reach the second round, as adam wild reports. was time for the tennis to do the talking. talking. mother and her return to grand slam tennis was far from straightforward. tennis was far from straightforward. have the edge in a tight, deciding set. the captain, clearly the trick. afterwards she said it made her feel like a superhero. like a superhero. warrior in it, like a warrior princess queen.
princess queen. always wanted to be a superhero and it is my way of being a superhero. it is my way of being a superhero. clots, god i don't know how many i have had in the past 12 months. have had in the past 12 months. pants a lot while i play so i can keep the blood circulation going. keep the blood circulation going. is fun, but it is also functional so i can play without any problems. i can play without any problems. proceedings, his opponent wasn't to go down a fight. go down a fight. three set points in a tense tie—break.
tie—break. enough to eventually get over the line. line. he has now won 80 out of 82 matches at the french open. matches at the french open. i won ten times here. ten times here. complacent or too comfortable with yourself, it is not going to happen. yourself, it is not going to happen. opponent and i respect the competition every day. competition every day. qualities after losing the first set injust 25 minutes. qualities after losing the first set in just 25 minutes. in just 25 minutes. he recovered to beat the frenchman. beat the frenchman. semifinalist would be a player to avoid in the top half of the draw. avoid in the top half of the draw. edmund, who went through in straight sets. sets. number one is enjoying the best tennis
of his career. —— australian open. ofjune is a crucial date. in the diaries of fans from a select group of countries. will decide who hosts the 2026 tournament. conway sent us this. world cup ‘s, morocco's bid for 2026 would be a certainty. would be a certainty. thousands of fans turned out to cheer on their side. cheer on their side. football but morocco wants fifa's members to see and vote for. members to see and vote for. believes it has a chance of hosting the 2026 world cup. the 2026 world cup. there is no shortage of enthusiasm.
shortage of enthusiasm. what there is is a shortage of infrastructure. is is a shortage of infrastructure. the sort of investment morocco must make. make. country can play host to the global event. event. gathering of people and we want to have the world coming in 2026. have the world coming in 2026. continent's young generation of football fans. football fans. to host the world cup, this boy tell me, many famous players come here. me, many famous players come here.
morocco would need to beat a bit from the united states and canada. from the united states and canada. politics is never far from the surface with fifa. surface with fifa. countries that we always support was to lobby against the us bid. to lobby against the us bid. north americans want voters to analyse sporting merit. analyse sporting merit. focused on which is growing the sport at grassroots. sport at grassroots. geopolitical context, but what is in the best interests for football. the best interests for football. different but this race is now thought to be too close to call. thought to be too close to call. financial, where the stakes are high. high. for the moroccan fans, it would mean the world. while playing for liverpool.
in russia at the world cup. by a reporter as he left the airpoirt in valencia. posted on social media. with the injuted left arm! world cup, with egypt returning for the first time since 1990. while, panama are making their debut in the tournament. american team. here they are meeting the country's president, juan carlos varela. costa rica in the final round of qualifying. a sprinkling of confetti, too. off against northern ireland in panama city injust a bit. one of a few friendlies taking place
on wednesday. in the national stadium in lima. 12—game unbeaten run. before setting up sergio aguero for his sides fourth goal. nights nhl fairy tale. they're busy preparing for game two of the stanley cup final. and get this... season, are already 1—up in the best—of—seven series. cup final in their debut season, it grabs the attention of everyone. grabs the attention of everyone.
could his presence proved to be an omen for las vegas‘ newest stars? omen for las vegas‘ newest stars? looked that way early on when colin miller opened the scoring. miller opened the scoring. stanley cup either and responded to the ingenuity of bret connelly. the ingenuity of bret connelly. traded the lead three times before the golden knights made it 5—4. the golden knights made it 5—4. luck shone on the home side when they miss this empty net. they miss this empty net. call comes in vegas on wednesday in game two. —— the encore. place on wednesday so how are the golden nights feeling? can that fairy tale really have the happy ending.
both teams said they needed to be better, bit of a sloppy ending. better, bit of a sloppy ending. do lose your legs a bit then you get them back. them back. constant turnovers on both sides but ended up goals. both sides but ended up goals. we are happy with the win. are happy with the win. but we have got to be a lot better. com/sport. winning starts for serena williams and rafa nadal at roland garros. football friendlies. argentina currently 4—0 up. see you soon, goodbye.
the distribution of downpours. isle of man and in the highlands, 27 celsius. celsius. see how it has been growing and the rain moving back into east anglia. rain moving back into east anglia. drier later and maybe see some late sunshine. sunshine. eastern scotland and another lovely day for northern ireland. day for northern ireland.
showers perhaps heading towards scotland and northern ireland. scotland and northern ireland. much win to move things around with humid air. humid air. the midlands and east anglia as well. well. thunder and lightning and the possibility of localised flooding. possibility of localised flooding. the end of the week is to push everything further north. everything further north. wales, not as wet, generally dry, sunshine around. sunshine around. ireland, there will be slow—moving and heavy and thundery downpours. and heavy and thundery
downpours. arrives in scotland and northern ireland for a while. ireland for a while. for most of england and wales it may be dry. england and wales it may be dry. warm sunshine and temperatures in the low to mid 20s. the low to mid 20s. and into monday, the threat of catching thunderstorms remains. catching thunderstorms remains. weather pattern not changing significantly. significantly. large part of the uk will be dry with some sunshine.