Burgess is joined in the squad by young Exeter centre Henry Slade, but there was World Cup heart break for Danny Cipriani and 37-year-old Nick Easter who were amongst the eight players deemed surplus to requirements when the final 31 names were revealed today. As expected, there is also no place in the side for
In its first drone crash investigation report, the ATSB blames a potentially serious incident at the Melbourne Cricket Ground at the world cup cricket final on 29 March this year on radio interference. The crash didn’t hurt anyone or take any attention from the Australian victory, but a face full of rotating knives for a [...]
Amid the inevitable retirements to come out of this summer’s Women’s World Cup, there was one absolute stunner. True, while United States’ international Lauren Holiday’s announcement was, for some, premature (she’s only 27 year’s old), it had been rumored since early spring, when the National Women’s Soccer League season was about […]
While Alan Pardew welcomed Yannick Bolasie’s return from compassionate leave, Crystal Palace’s manager revealed midfielder Mile Jedinak will miss the final fixture before the upcoming two-week international break – and Australia’s 2018 World Cup qualifying games with Bangladesh and Tajikistan. The club captain, 31, limped out of the Capital One Cup win […]
As the Springboks prepare for next month's World Cup, their biggest challenge might be achieving racial transformation.
It was that time of the year when soccer lovers had their eyes wide open in front of a television watching the 1994 World Cup in the U.S. Also, it was that time of the year when mobsters had placed their bets on the games, and no one would mess with their plans. During the […]
Mesut Ozil is going to become more selfish, admitting that he doesn’t score enough goals in this interview with Arsenal’s website. The German World Cup winner has become a fans’ favourite at the Emirates for his laser-like passing ability, a trait that’s equally appreciated by his teammates. Show More Summary
To help with the latter, there are big promotions, such as last year's World Cup push and this year's expanded content and advertising deal with the NFL to help broaden its audience. There are also smaller tweaks designed to help people find new features or take advantage of tools they might not have been aware of. [...]Show More Summary
Picking Sam Burgess is a big call but he is unlikely to see much World Cup action for England, argues Jeremy Guscott.
England head coach Stuart Lancaster says "now is the time for the country to get behind the team" after selecting his squad for the 2015 Rugby World Cup, which starts next month.
World number 1, Jelena Jankovic, won her third title in three weeks at the Kremlin Cup in Moscow. Whatever. I find it ridiculous that JJ is most likely going to be the year end world number 1 and she hasn’t even won a grand slam. She can win 10 titles in 10 weeks and she […]
Exeter boss Rob Baxter is pleased England's coaches have selected versatile centre Henry Slade for the World Cup.
Rugby league convert Sam Burgess is named in England's 31-man squad for the World Cup, which starts next month.
George North is expected to play for the first time since March in Saturday's World Cup warm-up match with Ireland.
Rugby league convert Sam Burgess is expected to be named in England's 31-man squad for the World Cup on Thursday.
This is the second part of a two-part series. In part one, I examined how Germany regulates the sex trade. In this part, I'll look at the conditions for sex workers in Germany. Hamburg red light district during the German World Cup. c Filipe Fortes, 2006. Show More Summary
From bringing people together at the World Cup, to improving the way employees talk to each other, Google Cloud Platform Services Partners help customers unlock the full potential of our products. To help our partners focus more on their...Show More Summary
Since his sparkling campaign at the 2014 World Cup in Brazil, James Rodriguez has become one of the most recognisable faces in world football and one of the game's hottest talents. A player of immense versatility, the Colombian can play as a No. Show More Summary
Kick-off comes just before the real-life tournament later this year.
Fly-half Danny Cipriani will be left out of England's 31-man squad for the World Cup when it is announced on Thursday.