11:58 am July 4, 2015 | No Comment
Players do not care who hands out trophies and the absence of embattled FIFA president Sepp Blatter will not have any impact on the Women's World Cup final, organizers said on Friday.
3:57 pm July 3, 2015 | No Comment
When five African cyclists stood on a podium in Amsterdam's Rijksmuseum in front of Rembrandt's masterpiece "The Night Watch" this week, Douglas Ryder probably pinched himself.
3:47 pm July 3, 2015 | No Comment
Gymnastics and mixed martial arts do not come naturally to Indian batsmen but former opener Gautam Gambhir, toiling in Perth to revive his international career, does not mind giving them a try if it helps get him back to the top.
3:18 pm July 3, 2015 | No Comment
It's a geopolitical rivalry that has seen a clash of generals, a near-war over territory, and accusations of treachery and arrogance. Now it's getting serious. Argentina and Chile are playing a football final.
2:16 pm July 3, 2015 | No Comment
Phil Walsh, the coach of Australian Rules football team Adelaide Crows, was stabbed to death and his son charged with his murder on Friday, sending shockwaves through the country's sporting community.
11:14 am July 3, 2015 | No Comment
Defending champions Japan and the rival United States are gearing up for the Women's World Cup final in Vancouver on Sunday where both teams will have the added motivation of trying to avenge a past loss to the other.
9:24 am July 3, 2015 | No Comment
Tiger Woods shot his lowest score in 16 months, a four-under-par 66 that left him four strokes behind leader Scott Langley after the opening round of the Greenbrier Classic on Thursday.
4:44 pm July 2, 2015 | No Comment
Madrid. Spanish tennis federation president Jose Luis Escanuela opted to stand down on Thursday, one day after he was suspended for failing to cooperate in a government probe into the organisation’s finances. The decision, announced in a statement published in the Marca sports daily, comes after Spain’s disciplinary committee for sports (TAD) suspended Escanuela indefinitely over […]
4:01 pm July 2, 2015 | No Comment
The United States asked Switzerland to extradite seven FIFA officials arrested in an investigation into a global bribery scandal at soccer's governing body, the Swiss Federal Office of Justice said on Thursday.
3:19 pm July 2, 2015 | No Comment
Male tennis players from the United States are almost as rare as hen's teeth at Wimbledon this year, but a hawk native to North and South America definitely rules the roost when it comes to clearing the championship courts of pigeons.
2:46 pm July 2, 2015 | No Comment
The Wellington Hurricanes will adhere to their clinically efficient game plan and not allow the death of Jerry Collins or impending departure of three stalwarts to form an emotional barrier as they seek to end 20 years of frustration on Saturday.
10:39 am July 2, 2015 | No Comment
England coach Mark Sampson said defender Laura Bassett, whose injury time own goal gave Japan a 2-1 win in their World Cup semifinal, would head home as a hero.
8:12 am July 2, 2015 | No Comment
An injury-time own goal from England defender Laura Bassett put Japan into the Women’s World Cup final with a 2-1 victory on Wednesday.