In 2010, when Spain were crowned the FIFA World Cup winners after a display of slick, possession football held every opponent at arm’s length, a flurry of chairmen privately resolved: “I want to emulate that at my club.” Having watched...Show More Summary
Wales scrum-half Rhys Webb says he knew his World Cup was over the moment he was injured in warm-up game against Italy.
Australia name the same XV who beat Fiji in their opening game for Saturday's crucial World Cup match against England.
Winger Remy Grosso is set for his Test debut as France make 12 changes for their World Cup match against Canada.
Based on the first half of Manchester United’s game with Wolfsburg tonight, Bastian Schweinsteiger’s pre-game interview makes for interesting and humorous viewing. A Champions League and World Cup winner, the German is a born winner, and continues to set high standards even in the twilight of his career. Show More Summary
It is the first time that the two-time World Cup winners have failed to qualify for any global cricket tournament.
Fourie du Preez will captain South Africa in their World Cup Pool B game with Scotland in Newcastle on Saturday.
https://youtu.be/Uz1aRBmLVrY Architects Louise Harpman and Scott Specht own the world's largest collection of disposable plastic coffee cup lids, a seemingly simple product that raises myriad design questions and challenges. From their...Show More Summary
Ulster centre Jared Payne is an injury concern for Ireland ahead of Sunday's World Cup match against Italy.
Scotland centre Richie Vernon, yet to feature at the World Cup, would love a chance to take on powerful South Africa.
Ireland, Nepal, Papua New Guinea, Uganda and USA will participate in the qualifiers of the 2016 Under-19 World Cup, in Kuala Lumpur from October 15 to 22
Legendary centre Scott Gibbs says after beating England in the World Cup, Wales must also see off Fiji and Australia in Pool A.
BBC Sport looks at how Wales are preparing for their crucial World Cup Pool A match with Fiji, while Tonga beat Namibia 35-21 in Pool C.
England will use criticism from Will Carling to create unity before their World Cup match with Australia, says Martin Corry.
PASADENA, CA - JANUARY 11: Alexi Lalas, soccer studio analyst and U.S. Men's National Team defender during the 1994 FIFA World Cup, speaks onstage during the '2013 FIFA World Cup on ESPN' panel discussion at the ESPN portion of the 2014 Winter Television Critics Association tour at the Langham Hotel [...]
The world's largest cup of coffee holds over 3,700 gallons.
Wales coach Warren Gatland believes World Rugby needs to consider longer breaks between matches at future World Cups.
This morning, I bet that the first thing you did - even before you had that first cup of coffee - was check the news. In fact, you didn't open an actual newspaper. Chances are you read the news on your phone. Every day our world is becoming increasingly more digital and more mobile. Show More Summary
ZURICH — Four years after stepping down in disgrace, former FIFA vice president Jack Warner was banned from soccer for life on Tuesday, accused of repeated acts of bribery related to World Cup bidding votes. Warner, a long-time allyShow More Summary
If there’s one person in the world I wouldn’t want to be today, it’s Pavel Eljanov. The Ukrainian grandmaster was the Cinderella player in this year’s chess World Cup. He started as the #26 seed, but played more impressively than anyone else in racing to a 6-0 start. Then he scored upsets over favorites like […]