Before her fourth World Cup with the United States, Wambach, 34, chose to leave her N.W.S.L. team, train often on her own and round into form like a boxer for one final bout.
Even though Mexico is one of the most important producers of coffee in the world, it's still hard to find a good cup of joe here. But that is beginning to change, thanks to a handful of people who are educating coffee-drinkers and making high-quality coffee.
Amnesty International says despite promises made by Qatar, nothing has changed for the country's migrant workers who experience slave-like conditions in the world's wealthiest country.
FORT BENNING, GEORGIA (May 13, 2015) – The first day of official competition at the International Shooting Sports Federation (ISSF) Rifle/Pistol World Cup in Fort Benning opened today with medals awarded in the Men’s Air Rifle and Women’s Sport Pistol disciplines. Show More Summary
In March, Palestine was supposed to compete in the FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup in Doha but was unable to because Israel would not allow the team to leave the Gaza Strip. Even though beach soccer is nowhere near as important or popular as association football, barring an entire team from participating in a tournament was the final straw for the Palestinian Football Association.
Ireland prop Cian Healy is confident he will be fit for the Rugby World Cup after his neck surgery was deemed a success.
The first openly gay NBA player says football's World Cup should not be in Russia or Qatar because of their laws on homosexuality.
An Amnesty International report released Thursday says that Qatar has made no progress toward improving labor conditions for migrant workers in several crucial areas of scrutiny, while statements released Wednesday by 2022 World CupShow More Summary
Fox Sports has added three reporters to their coverage of the Women’s World Cup, and all three names should be familiar to those who watch Fox Sports programming. Julie Stewart-Binks, Jenny Taft, and Grant Wahl will all cover the event for Fox in unique ways, doing more than just standard sideline reporting. Show More Summary
The Tampa Bay Lightning appear to have figured out Henrik Lundqvist. The New York Rangers goaltender is one of the best in the world, but the Lightning fired six shots by him for the second game in a row and took Game 3 of the Eastern...Show More Summary
Doug Polk, one of the world's best poker players, shoveled egg whites into his mouth with a plastic fork and slurped unsweetened oatmeal from a paper cup, 13 days into the oddest tournament he has ever entered.
Rights group says Gulf nation failing workers and says FIFA should pressure Qatar to do more ahead of 2022 World cup.
FORT BENNING, Georgia (May 14, 2015) – Though James Henderson and Sarah Beard didn’t win any medals at the International Shooting Sports Federation (ISSF) Rifle/Pistol World Cup today, they did win something perhaps even more valuable – Olympic quotas. Show More Summary
When forward Christen Press trotted onto the field for her first training session with the U.S. women's national soccer team three years ago, introductions weren't necessary.
As you’re well aware by now, the Women’s World Cup is fast approaching. The first of the 52 games in the tournament will begin on Saturday, June 6 and run until Sunday, July 5. Fox, Fox Sports 1 and Fox Sports 2. For the first time since 2003, there will be Women’s World Cup games […] The post Fox announces its Women’s World Cup schedule appeared first on Awful Announcing.
EL-BIREH, West Bank — When Nouredine Ouldali selects the players for the Palestinian national soccer team, the coach knows he should keep a deep back bench. Players from Gaza are often prohibited from traveling to practice in the West Bank. Or worse. One athlete was arrested in November for...
Obama says climate change is a national security threat; FIFA stays mum on slave worker deaths; Bush's abortion policies suddenly seem pretty reasonable; Anne Pasternak is named chief curator at the Brooklyn Museum. All in Today's Lady News -- now click!
Today’s episode of Soccer Morning features guests John Wallin and Peter McVitie. Jason kicks off today’s show with Togga’s John Wallin as they look ahead to this summer’s Women’s World Cup & Togga’s Women’s World Cup Challenge app. Goal.com’s Peter … Continue reading ?
The Qatar World Cup is facing an overwhelming deal of criticism after reports of the dangerous working conditions of migrant workers. The 2022 World Cup has been marred by controversy ever since it was announced that Qatar would host the biggest event in all of soccer. Show More Summary
Since the mysterious cabal that is FIFA announced that the 2022 soccer World Cup would be played in Qatar, there have been rumors of graft, concerns about the exceedingly high temperatures, and most importantly multiple reports of human rights abuses at worksites for the new stadiums and other facilities being erected around the country. As more people call on … [More]