Is Team Canada too good for the good of the World Cup tournament? There were clusters of empty seats and an air of boredom at Air Canada Centre on Tuesday while the home country earned a 3-1 victory over Team Europe in the opener of the best-of-three final. Crowd noise can dissipate in big arenas...
Injured midfielder Aaron Ramsey is set to miss out when Chris Coleman names his Wales squad for October's World Cup qualifiers.
Jonathan Quick is typically short and succinct with his comments, and his sentiments about his World Cup of Hockey experience left no ambiguity. “Disappointing,” Quick said. “We went 0 and 3.” Quick sounded ready to put the tournament behind him and get on with his ninth season as Kings goalie....
ROME, Sept 28 (Reuters) - Italy withdrew from the race to host the 2023 rugby World Cup on Wednesday, one week after Rome's bid to host the 2024 Olympic Games was effectively scuppered when the city government withdrew its support.
Alex Ovechkin felt comfortable quickly as he made his Capitals camp debut after playing for Russia at the World Cup of Hockey
Ireland's hopes of hosting the 2023 Rugby World Cup are boosted after Italy withdraw their bid.
Los Angeles (AFP) – Jurgen Klinsmann has ruled out a move for the vacant England manager’s job, saying Wednesday he remained firmly focused on the United States’ upcoming World Cup qualification campaign. The US coach has been namedShow More Summary
Doha (AFP) – Former Barcelona great Xavi Hernandez has become an “ambassador” for a key initiative run by Qatar 2022 World Cup organisers, officials in Doha said on Wednesday. Xavi, 36, who now plays for Al Sadd in the Qatar Stars League,...Show More Summary
Jeff Dujon, the former West Indies wicketkeeper, has said it would be a "terrible embarrassment" if West Indies were unable to qualify automatically for the 2019 World Cup
It was a 25-point turnaround for Jake Wallace from the start of Nationals to the end of Fall Selection Match. Down 11 points in the race for the top 2017 World Cup selection spot in Men’s Trap, Wallace owned the competition at Fall Selection...Show More Summary
The third annual Pyramyd Air Cup, hosted by the world's largest internet airgun retailer Pyramyd Air, boasts the best attended AAFTA Grand Prix event for field target shooting in the U.S. during 2016. This post 3rd Annual Pyramyd Air Cup Sees Record Attendance appeared first on AmmoLand.com Shooting Sports News.
Manchester (United Kingdom) (AFP) – Brazilian World Cup winner Gilberto Silva knows what it is like to grow up without money, but admits he cried when he heard first hand the harrowing story of one homeless child. “I came from a poor...Show More Summary
Ashley Carroll left no debate in her run to a Fall Selection Match title Monday and in claiming the top World Cup spot for 2017. She upheld her defense of the national title she earned in July against a world-class field at the Hill Country Shooting Sports range in Kerrville, Texas. Show More Summary
England head coach Eddie Jones appoints 2003 World Cup winner Richard Hill as England team manager.
The best-of-three finals of the World Cup of Hockey are not over, but the tournament may as well be. Team Europe played well in their 3-1 Game 1 loss to undefeated Team Canada, but despite being a one-goal game for most of the second and well into the third, this one never really felt that much in doubt. Show More Summary
Panaji (India) (AFP) – A top Chinese football official has urged FIFA to realise the “dream” of China’s fans by bringing the World Cup to the giant Asian nation in 2030 — or even sooner. Chinese Football Association vice-president Zhang...Show More Summary
Gordon Strachan recalls Shaun Maloney and Lee Wallace for Scotland's World Cup qualifying ties with Lithuania and Slovakia.
The best effort the multi-cultural Team Europe could muster against mighty Canada was good but not good enough to win the opener of the World Cup final. If this were an NHL season or a best-of-seven Stanley Cup playoff series, the moral victory Europe claimed after its 3-1 loss Tuesday at the Air...
Being a #RyderCup vice captain is hard. Right, @TigerWoods? pic.twitter.com/siKnqtygaO — Golf Channel (@GolfChannel) September 27, 2016 Not too long ago, Tiger Woods was the biggest name in golf and the best player in the world. Today,...Show More Summary