It looks as if American lawyer Michael Garcia, who penned the much-anticipated independent investigation into corruption surrounding the 2018 and 2022 World Cup bids that were awarded to Russia and Qatar, will not get his wish. Just days after Garcia requested that FIFA make the report public, FIFA President Sepp Blatter reiterated that it will […]
A corruption probe into the bids for the 2018 and 2022 World Cups will stay secret, FIFA President Sepp Blatter said Friday, rejecting a request from the chief investigator to make his report public.
2014: A big year for World Cup and Winter Olympics watchers, something called the Ice Bucket Challenge, and an actor named Chris Pratt. Whether you know him as Parks and Recreation's Andy Dwyer or The Guardians of the Galaxy's Peter Quill, you've got to admit that he's having quite the... More »
Fresh beer served here at fed ex @dcsportsbog pic.twitter.com/lCEJnBjj1v — tom robinson (@stonestom) September 26, 2014 These are the beers being served at FedEx Field. It's a nice commemorative aluminum bottle for the World Cup. There's just one problem. Show More Summary
Funny thing about the Ryder Cup: passions run so deep at the long-running golf showdown between the United States and Europe that even the world's most famous athlete becomes a giddy fan. Every two years, when the Ryder Cup rolls around,...Show More Summary
The London Underground (LU) will start weekend night tube services in the UK city from 12 September 2015, coinciding with the Rugby World Cup.
From Sept 26 until Oct 05 Sylt hosts the Davidoff Cool Water PWA Windsurf World Cup. Live Stream from the event.
Watch the video from the final day of the competition.
Tue 04 Nov It may be the richest two-mile handicap in the world but you don't need to break the bank to celebrate Melbourne Cup in style. The Bourbon is hosting...
I believe that we will win. I believe that we will win. I believe that we will win. No, I'm not excitedly resurrecting the soccer chant that had Americans believing our 11 were better than the best teams in the world in Rio this past summer at the World Cup. Show More Summary
TONIGHT, ON RYDER CUP EVE, Jack Nicklaus announced a giveaway of my new book, DRAW IN THE DUNES: The 1969 Ryder Cup and the Finish That Shocked the World. The book includes a foreword by Jack Nicklaus and Tony Jacklin.Here's the message...Show More Summary
A 25-day autumn meeting at Santa Anita begins Friday, and there's great anticipation — and not only because the Breeders' Cup World Championships will be held on Oct. 31 and Nov. 1 at the Arcadia track.
After an impressive World Cup in Brazil, German-American midfielder Jermaine Jones hobnobbed in Hollywood with the likes of Charlie Sheen, Paris Hilton and Mike Tyson. He then joined the New England Revolution, who welcome his grit, energy and experience during the stretch run of the MLS season.
To the Brazilian government, favelas, often referred to as "the slums," don't portray an image they're willing to share with the world. So much so, in fact, that during the past World Cup some favela residents were reportedly being forced to leave...
Golden State Warriors center Andrew Bogut stood up for his fellow Aussie, Dante Exum. The fifth overall pick in the NBA Draft struggled mightily at the FIBA Basketball World Cup […] The post Andrew Bogut Laughs at Critics of Dante Exum appeared first on SLAMonline.
In the void left by the anticlimactic World Cup exoskeleton adventure, other efforts to make the paralyzed walk again are recapturing the spotlight. Chief among them is Grégoire Courtine's research group at the EPFL in Switzerland, who have achieved tremendous advances in getting paralyzed rats to walk.
Dunga has paid his new Brazil captain, Neymar, a stunning tribute, comparing the forward to legendary player Romario. Dunga himself was captain of the Selecao in 1994 when they won the World Cup, with Romario the star striker. Of course,...Show More Summary
Asamoah Gyan, a soccer player who participated in this summer’s World Cup for Ghana, has been forced to deny that he killed a rapper as part of a ritual sacrifice. This bizarre allegation emerged after it was reported that Castro, aShow More Summary
Tiger Woods is at home, so the top draw at the Ryder Cup plays for the European side. Rory McIlroy is No. 1 in the world again, but things are much different two years after the Medinah miracle. Rory McIlroy rolls into his second straight Ryder Cup as the No. Show More Summary