Football – Russia 2018 | Messi, Messi, Messi; his 3 goals lift Argentina to World Cup

When it really mattered and when the pressure was most intense, Lionel Messi delivered for Argentina. On the brink of being eliminated from World Cup

Football | Syria’s World Cup hopes end in extra-time loss to Australia

War-torn Syria’s hopes of qualifying for next year’s World Cup have ended in a 2-1 extra-time loss to Australia. Tim Cahill again delivered for his

Cricket | Sri Lanka hands Pakistan first test series defeat in UAE

Dilruwan Perera grabbed 5-98 as the offspinner anchored Sri Lanka to a 68-run victory against Pakistan in the second test and clinched the two-match series 2-0 yesterday.

Paris 2024 Olympics triggers race for contracts worth billions

After an especially long, tortuous process, the International Olympic Committee is expected to award the 2024 Olympics to Paris on Wednesday with a vote in Lima. Lone

World Cup Qualifiers | Salah sends Egypt to World Cup for first time since 1990

Mohamed Salah scored from a penalty kick deep into injury time on Sunday to send Egypt to the World Cup and end a near 30-year wait for

World Cup qualifiers | Ronaldo back in lineup for Portugal

Cristiano Ronaldo is set to return to Portugal’s lineup for the decisive World Cup qualifier against Switzerland early tomorrow . Ronaldo did not start in

Liberia | Football Star, ex-warlord among hopefuls for president

Disappointed by President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf’s failure to deliver on her pledge to make education free for all, Kumba Tamba is pinning her hopes on the

U17 World Cup | Air pollution high in India

The stadiums are renovated, the publicity posters hung. But not everything was ideal for players at the Under-17 World Cup in India, where air pollution was beyond recognized safe

F1 Hamilton wins Japanese GP to move closer to title

Championship leader Lewis Hamilton won the Japanese Grand Prix yesterday, taking a major step toward winning his fourth Formula One title. The Mercedes driver crossed the

Qatar World Cup head say blockade poses ‘no risk’ to event

The regional blockade on Qatar poses “no risk” to the 2022 World Cup going ahead, the tournament head said on Friday, maintaining that logistical obstacles are

Beijing Olympics | Organizers prepare 3 Alpine skiing courses

Organizers of Alpine skiing at the 2022 Beijing Olympics are ahead of schedule creating three courses on two mountains. Course designer Bernhard Russi said Friday one of the courses

Football | Catalonia independence dispute reaches Spain’s national team

The divisive dispute over Catalonia’s push for independence has spilled into Spain’s national team. “La Roja” has been unable to sidestep the nation’s most serious crisis in

Syria preparing for World Cup playoff against Australia

Torn apart by war, Syria’s national soccer team is coming together for a spot at next year’s World Cup. The Syrians have never before qualified

Briefs | Bale ruled out of Wales’ final World Cup qualifiers

Wales says Gareth Bale has been ruled out of its final two World Cup qualifiers. Bale’s fitness has been a source of concern for Wales since sustaining a

Video games in the Olympics? Here’s how it might work

The future of the Olympics may just be in a basement in Turkmenistan. With leading Olympic figures considering a possible role for competitive computer games — known

The Buzz | Section of stadium closed after racist chants

A section of Lazio’s stadium will be closed for its next two Serie A home matches as punishment for racist chanting. Lazio’s problem in dealing with racism

Champions League | PSG attack proves too much for Bayern in 3-0 win

Just as Bayern Munich was about to kick off at the Parc des Princes, Paris Saint-Germain’s hard-core fans unfurled a huge banner. “Tomorrow Europe will be

F1 | A year on from Malaysia misery, all is well with Hamilton

One year ago, Lewis Hamilton was questioning whether some people inside his own team actually wanted him to win. Now all is harmonious within Mercedes

Facebook Auto Publish Powered By :