Ivan Perisic, man of the match against England

From there, the Croats were always in control as they reached their first ever World Cup final. The game: "You have to be proud of the second half and extra-time". After England found their limits against Croatia , the challenge must be to g... More..

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Griezmann happy if France win World Cup 'ugly'
by | Sunday, July 15, 2018

Griezmann happy if France win World Cup 'ugly'

While a penalty was not awarded right away, the play went to video review, and replays showed that Ivan Perisic had made illegal contact with the ball in the box. France's Antoine Griezmann, who will be playing...More..

by | Sunday, July 15, 2018

Big Sam blames Harry Kane for Croatia defeat

England manager Gareth Southgate hopes his team can ride the momentum generated by their run to the World Cup semi-finals and follow the path Germany took to the top of global football. They could also have ...More..

Jose Mourinho Criticises Southgate's Patience With Raheem Sterling
by | Sunday, July 15, 2018

Jose Mourinho Criticises Southgate's Patience With Raheem Sterling

Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho has questioned whether England star Raheem Sterling was in good enough shape, either physically or psychologically, to perform well at this summers World Cup in Ru...More..

Zimbabwe: Mire Blow for Zim
by | Sunday, July 15, 2018

Zimbabwe: Mire Blow for Zim

The Chevrons start the five-game series without injured in-form batsman Solomon Mire , but Masakadza believes they can handle the pressure to overcome their more illustrious opponents. The experienced Hamilto...More..

Qatar 2022 World Cup Date Moved to November-December
by | Sunday, July 15, 2018

Qatar 2022 World Cup Date Moved to November-December

The 2022 World Cup will be the last World Cup to feature 32 teams before the tournament is expanded to include 48. But while any seat in the house would be good enough to witness such a spectacle, all thr...More..

Fans come down hard on England captain Kane
by | Sunday, July 15, 2018

Fans come down hard on England captain Kane

England lost 2-1 in only their second World Cup semifinal since they won the tournament in 1966 on home soil, with Croatia going on to face France in the final on Sunday. "There will be excess power and ...More..

Belgium's Hazard spells World Cup danger for France
by | Sunday, July 15, 2018

Belgium's Hazard spells World Cup danger for France

Uruguayan referee Andres Cunha (C) gives a yellow card to France's forward Kylian Mbappe (R) for time wasting during the Russian Federation 2018 World Cup semi-final football match between France and Bel...More..

Wimbledon: Serena Williams' husband pays tribute after final defeat
by | Sunday, July 15, 2018

Wimbledon: Serena Williams' husband pays tribute after final defeat

But she went on to explain about her journey as a mother, and as a role model. When she stepped on to Centre Court yesterday, it was to compete in her 10th Wimbledon final. The 36-year-old tennis player emo...More..

SA routing for Kevin Anderson in Wimbledon final
by | Sunday, July 15, 2018

SA routing for Kevin Anderson in Wimbledon final

Given that, this victory represents a big comeback; on Sunday he will have a crack at another Wimbledon title when he goes up against Kevin Anderson , a men's final that nobody could have predicted. "I apologi...More..

Maurizio Sarri set to sign Chelsea deal as Antonio Conte threatens action
by | Sunday, July 15, 2018

Maurizio Sarri set to sign Chelsea deal as Antonio Conte threatens action

Following the confirmation of Sarri's move to Stamford Bridge, Napoli paid tribute to him. Maurizio Sarri had to defend himself against accusations of homophobia and sexism while interviewing for the Che...More..

West Ham close to completing three summer transfers
by | Sunday, July 15, 2018

West Ham close to completing three summer transfers

Ukraine national team leader Andriy Yarmolenko will continue his career in the Premier League. West Ham United are close to wrapping up three signings according to various reports today. Ryan Fredericks,...More..

Pacquiao dethrones Lucas Matthysse to claim WBA welterweight title
by | Sunday, July 15, 2018

Pacquiao dethrones Lucas Matthysse to claim WBA welterweight title

After weeks of speculation, Pacquiao and Matthysse were introduced by famed ring announcer Michael Buffer and both fighters stepped in the scales and both made the welterweight weight limit of 147 pounds. Howev...More..

Spinners put Sri Lanka on top in 1st South Africa Test
by | Sunday, July 15, 2018

Spinners put Sri Lanka on top in 1st South Africa Test

Sri Lanka's Dilruwan Perera displays the the ball after taking career-best figures of 6-32. Veteran Rangana Herath grabbed two wickets while left-arm wrist spinner Lakshan Sandakan claimed one - the thre...More..

Antoine Griezmann mocks Chelsea and Thibaut Courtois after France dig
by | Sunday, July 15, 2018

Antoine Griezmann mocks Chelsea and Thibaut Courtois after France dig

British Prime Minister Theresa May said she had exchanged football shirts with Plenkovic when they met on Tuesday. "I wanted to substitute but no one wanted to be subbed, everybody kept saying "I'm ready, I can...More..

by | Sunday, July 15, 2018

Jabari Parker wants to play for his hometown Chicago Bulls

Unfortunately, Parker's young career has been mostly filled with knee injuries, as two torn ACLs have limited Parker to just 183 games in four seasons. "Jabari and I felt it was in the best interest of both he ...More..

by | Sunday, July 15, 2018

Djokovic enters Wimbledon final after epic five-set win over Nadal

Anderson and Isner, who were meeting for the 12th time in their professional careers, played an extremely even bout to decide who would take on the victor of Friday's later semifinal, between Rafael Nadal an...More..

These comments from Guardiola on Sarri’s Napoli will excite Chelsea fans
by | Sunday, July 15, 2018

These comments from Guardiola on Sarri’s Napoli will excite Chelsea fans

Sarri arrives from Napoli after a long-winded negotiation period between the Italian club and Chelsea over the coach's compensation fee. The Blues, meanwhile, are hopeful that he can employ an expansive b...More..

by | Sunday, July 15, 2018

Djokovic wins Nadal ‘thriller’ to reach final

Anderson saved three break points in the third game of the first set before Isner had to save a set point in the 10th. He's a Sunday tilt against Kevin Anderson away from his first Grand Slam title in over ...More..

Wimbledon glance: Williams faces Kerber in final
by | Sunday, July 15, 2018

Wimbledon glance: Williams faces Kerber in final

Kerber continued her momentum in the second set, scurrying along the baseline, this way and that, using a combination of quickness and anticipation to track down what often appeared to be winners for Williams b...More..

MLB Rumors: These Three Teams Are Favorites To Land Manny Machado
by | Sunday, July 15, 2018

MLB Rumors: These Three Teams Are Favorites To Land Manny Machado

We probably will not get a good idea of which team Mike Moustakas will end up on until after a clear favorite surfaces for Manny Machado . A report from Jon Heyman on Wednesday night revealed that the Y...More..

Liverpool defender Lovren: Modric deserves Ballon d'Or
by | Sunday, July 15, 2018

Liverpool defender Lovren: Modric deserves Ballon d'Or

A Croatia worldwide, who featured in the 2017/18 UEFA Champions League final in May, believes his performances over the past few months prove that he is "one of the best defenders in the world". "No. I know...More..

by | Saturday, July 14, 2018

Game, Set, Marathon: Anderson Wins Record-Shattering Wimbledon Semifinal

Isner was bidding to become the first USA man to make a Grand Slam singles final since Andy Roddick at 2009 Wimbledon , to end the nation's longest drought in his 41st career Grand Slam. Then came the full...More..

'Well Below Par': Paraglider Fly-By Swipes Trump at President's Scottish Golf Resort
by | Saturday, July 14, 2018

'Well Below Par': Paraglider Fly-By Swipes Trump at President's Scottish Golf Resort

Trump participated in the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation summit in Brussels, Belgium, this week before continuing on for meetings with Prime Minister Theresa May and a first meeting with Queen Elizabeth...More..

Nadal-Djokovic match Wimbledon suspended, sparking boos from fans
by | Saturday, July 14, 2018

Nadal-Djokovic match Wimbledon suspended, sparking boos from fans

In the second longest match in Wimbledon history, Anderson triumphed after 6 hours and 36 minutes, 7-6 (6) 6-7 (5) 6-7 (9) 6-4 26-24. The show being put on by Novak Djokovic and Rafael Nadal was so good...More..

Reds sign Xherdan Shaqiri from Stoke for £13m
by | Saturday, July 14, 2018

Reds sign Xherdan Shaqiri from Stoke for £13m

It's a huge club with big history, big players and a fantastic coach ( Jurgen Klopp ). Get the latest World Cup news updates. The 26-year-old midfielder was at Bayern Munich when the Bundesliga giants won...More..

by | Saturday, July 14, 2018

Former Simeon star Jabari Parker expected to sign with Bulls

Chicago matched the Sacramento Kings' offer sheet with RFA guard Zach LaVine earlier this month. He had been a restricted free agent, but the Milwaukee Bucks pulled their qualifying offer at the last moment...More..

Rafael Nadal has the game to make it Wimbledon hat-trick
by | Saturday, July 14, 2018

Rafael Nadal has the game to make it Wimbledon hat-trick

Nadal fought back, from two sets to one down, to somehow defeat fifth seed Del Potro , who served 33 aces, 7-5, 6-7 (7), 4-6, 6-4, 6-4 in four hours and 52 minutes - the longest match of this year's tournament...More..

Karunaratne carries bat through for Sri Lanka
by | Saturday, July 14, 2018

Karunaratne carries bat through for Sri Lanka

He capped off a memorable home summer with a player of the series performance against Australia (23 wickets at an average of 19) and was announced as the SA Cricketer of the Year for the second time. Fast bow...More..

Arsenal’s Unai Emery offers Mesut Özil support after demoralising World Cup
by | Saturday, July 14, 2018

Arsenal’s Unai Emery offers Mesut Özil support after demoralising World Cup

The Germany midfielder signed a new contract at the Emirates Stadium in January and despite missing the last three games of Arsene Wenger's Gunners' reign, he was fit to play for his country during their di...More..