FIFA Warns Networks to Stop Focusing on Women in World Cup Stands

Before the World Cup kicked off in Russian Federation, there were widespread fears that racism and homophobia would be the most pressing problems at this year's tournament. World football's governing body said it had "opened proceedings" against th... More..

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Why artist has been forced to remove LeBron mural
by | Friday, July 13, 2018

Why artist has been forced to remove LeBron mural

Love explained how he was out with his friends in the Hamptons when the announcement was made that James would sign a four-year, $153 million contract with the Lakers , and after seeing the news, he had to exc...More..

Jurgen Klopp has been texting Liverpool FC star during the World Cup
by | Friday, July 13, 2018

Jurgen Klopp has been texting Liverpool FC star during the World Cup

England midfielder Jordan Henderson says he should be ready to play against Croatia in the World Cup semi-finals after experiencing a tight hamstring. "His time will come". The England regular spoke ...More..

Indian women’s cricket coach Tushar Arothe resigns after players revolt
by | Friday, July 13, 2018

Indian women’s cricket coach Tushar Arothe resigns after players revolt

BCCI acting secretary Amitabh Chaudhary, GM (Cricket Operations) Saba Karim and CEO Rahul Johri were also present. Mr. Arothe cited personal reasons behind his resignation and thanked the BCCI for giv...More..

Parents of Thai cave rescue boy give thanks to God
by | Friday, July 13, 2018

Parents of Thai cave rescue boy give thanks to God

The Tham Luang cave complex lies under the mountains in Thailand's northernmost province, on the border with Myanmar. Mallison and his British diving colleague, John Volanthen, were given medals of honor an...More..

Three Former Legends Named to 2018 MLB All-Star Game
by | Friday, July 13, 2018

Three Former Legends Named to 2018 MLB All-Star Game

He previously played in the 2016 All-Star Game as a member of the Nationals . Another All-Star game roster is released, and another round of players are scratching their heads wondering why they were left ...More..

Gareth Southgate says England must follow Germany's example
by | Friday, July 13, 2018

Gareth Southgate says England must follow Germany's example

Youth development: Croatian players' children took to the field after their semi-final win. The game turned in overtime on two plays - one on which a defender was alert, the other on which a defender was caug...More..

Top 5 matches between Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic
by | Friday, July 13, 2018

Top 5 matches between Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic

Only a spirited fightback from Nadal saved the Spaniard from suffering a similar five-set fate to Federer, the world No.1 scraping past Juan Martin del Potro 7-5 6-7 (7-9) 4-6 6-4 6-4 in a Centre Court clas...More..

This Is the Most Tender Photo of the World Cup So Far
by | Thursday, July 12, 2018

This Is the Most Tender Photo of the World Cup So Far

But there was no doubt of the players' place in the affections of the nation, as illustrated by the fans who remained in the stadium in Moscow long after the final whistle to serenade the team. Italy did not qu...More..

by | Thursday, July 12, 2018

Donald Trump ‘baby blimp’ not allowed to fly over Turnberry

Vince Cable, the leader of the pro-EU Liberal Democrats, said , " Most of us don't think he is particularly good judge on Brexit or anything else". All NATO members agreed in 2014 to mandate spending 2 perc...More..

Novak Djokovic beats fading light and Karen Khachanov to reach Wimbledon quarters
by | Thursday, July 12, 2018

Novak Djokovic beats fading light and Karen Khachanov to reach Wimbledon quarters

Hard-serving Kevin Anderson , having lost the first two sets, fought off a match point and came storming back to stun top seeded Roger Federer on Wednesday to advance to the semifinals at Wimbledon . "It gi...More..

Lovren ready for Kane test at World Cup
by | Thursday, July 12, 2018

Lovren ready for Kane test at World Cup

He wrote for the Irish Independent : "I give Lovren credit for rebuilding his Liverpool career after that and there is no doubt that the arrival of Virgil van Dijk in the January transfer window helped him...More..

Emery plays down claims French worldwide is set for Arsenal move
by | Thursday, July 12, 2018

Emery plays down claims French worldwide is set for Arsenal move

Emery denied that Arsenal are in talks to sign Steven N'Zonzi, a player he coached at Sevilla, and added that a more pressing concern is securing the future of Aaron Ramsey , who has just 12 months remaining...More..

Wimbledon 2018: Angelique Kerber beats Jelena Ostapenko to reach women's final
by | Thursday, July 12, 2018

Wimbledon 2018: Angelique Kerber beats Jelena Ostapenko to reach women's final

In Thursday's other semifinal, Kerber , the No. 11 seed, dominated No. 12 Jelena Ostapenko 6-3, 6-3. It worked. The 11th-seeded Kerber reached her second final at the All England Club by avoiding too man...More..

Croatia stun England in extra time to book first-ever final berth
by | Thursday, July 12, 2018

Croatia stun England in extra time to book first-ever final berth

Croatia's World Cup final opponents, France , are associated with the words "formidable" and "dramatic" as well as "lucky". However - we think Martinez will rotate a few players, with the likes of Yannick...More..

Papa John's founder reportedly used racial slur during conference call
by | Thursday, July 12, 2018

Papa John's founder reportedly used racial slur during conference call

Mike Moore, the mayor of Schnatter's hometown of Jeffersonville, Ind., has announced that a fieldhouse named for the controversial Papa John's founder will no longer bear his name. However, Schnatter remained...More..

As He Lands In UK, Trump Says ''Fine'' With Protests
by | Thursday, July 12, 2018

As He Lands In UK, Trump Says ''Fine'' With Protests

But the red carpet treatment is likely to be overshadowed by massive protests planned by Britons opposed to Trump's presence. Police from almost every force have been called up for the U.S. On Friday, demonst...More..

Harry Kane says England defeat will hurt for a long time
by | Thursday, July 12, 2018

Harry Kane says England defeat will hurt for a long time

Midfielder Jordan Henderson said: "It's a special feeling to know people back home and here are enjoying the experience as much as we are". With the whole of England finally daring to believe, the 2-1 loss ...More..

Ian Wright Mocks Roy Keane's Irish Accent During On-Air Spat
by | Thursday, July 12, 2018

Ian Wright Mocks Roy Keane's Irish Accent During On-Air Spat

Keane had missed the last few games of ITV's coverage from Russian Federation but he will be there for the final, on Sunday, and was in-situ for the semi-final clash between England and Croatia . "People wer...More..

Vertonghen 'gutted' after semi-final loss
by | Thursday, July 12, 2018

Vertonghen 'gutted' after semi-final loss

Speaking after the game, Pogba expressed his delight but emphasised that France needed to overcome the demons of their Euro 2016 final defeat to Portugal. This could be the more-exciting of the two semifinal ...More..

Hales out of first ODI against India due to side injury
by | Thursday, July 12, 2018

Hales out of first ODI against India due to side injury

England and India , now ranked first and second respectively, play the first match of their upcoming series in Nottingham on Thursday, in what will kick off a month-long extravaganza of One-Day Internationa...More..

Jones wins 1st Cup race at crash-filled Daytona
by | Thursday, July 12, 2018

Jones wins 1st Cup race at crash-filled Daytona

Only 20 of the 40 cars that started the race were running at the finish, and only 13 finished on the lead lap. The win for Jones, 22, was a landmark moment for the Michigan-born driver, as he broke through to...More..

Wimbledon 2018 -- Juan Martin del Potro reaches quarterfinals
by | Thursday, July 12, 2018

Wimbledon 2018 -- Juan Martin del Potro reaches quarterfinals

A set apiece, both won 6-4, ensured the match went to a decider, but Nadal held his nerve in a marathon final set. Del Potro finished with 77 winners to Nadal's 67 but could not convert any of his five break ...More..

Rangers hopeful of signing Umar Sadiq before Europa League clash
by | Thursday, July 12, 2018

Rangers hopeful of signing Umar Sadiq before Europa League clash

Rangers have already seen one bid for the 23-year-old centre-half knocked back last week, but Steven Gerrard has outlined the towering 6'6 defender as one of his main transfer targets this summer and has sub...More..

English golfers react to country's semifinal World Cup loss to Croatia
by | Thursday, July 12, 2018

English golfers react to country's semifinal World Cup loss to Croatia

Croatia's Ivan Perisic tied the score in the 68th minute with his fourth goal of the tournament. Croatia earned the spot in Sunday's final against France after Wednesday's nail-biting semifinal game ...More..

by | Thursday, July 12, 2018

Roger Federer on Wimbledon defeat: ‘I feel horribly worn out and just awful’

Federer, who had won his previous six five-set matches, looked a lot more focused on serve although Anderson's rhythm remained unperturbed during a marathon contest . He may well pause to take stock of a journ...More..

Rudy Gobert reacts to France reaching the FIFA World Cup finals
by | Thursday, July 12, 2018

Rudy Gobert reacts to France reaching the FIFA World Cup finals

Some French fans were already looking forward to a possible final clash against long-time rivals England , who play Croatia in the second semi-final on Wednesday. "It's just a very strong team, but for me Mb...More..

League still hunting for marquee after Torres knocks back Sydney FC
by | Thursday, July 12, 2018

League still hunting for marquee after Torres knocks back Sydney FC

Torres was a free agent after leaving Atletico Madrid this summer and had been linked with moves to various leagues around the world. FFA's initial proposal was viewed as less appealing once Spanish income ...More..

New Zealand cyclist wins stage on Tour de France
by | Thursday, July 12, 2018

New Zealand cyclist wins stage on Tour de France

Belgian team Quick Step came third at seven seconds but because Fernando Gaviria was dropped along the route he failed to reclaim the race leader's yellow jersey, which was instead claimed by BMC's Olympic ro...More..

The worst is Murray' - Former Wimbledon ballboy
by | Thursday, July 12, 2018

The worst is Murray' - Former Wimbledon ballboy

Next up for Anderson is a semi-final on Friday against either John Isner , the ninth seeded American. Defending champion Federer was eliminated on the same day 2015 victor Novak Djokovic reached the semi-f...More..