Moscow (AFP) – FIFA chief Gianni Infantino told President Vladimir Putin on Tuesday he was satisfied with Russia’s preparations ahead of hosting the Confederations Cup in June and the 2018 World Cup. “I’ve always been convinced thatShow More Summary
A unique system to keep football fans and players cool at the Qatar 2022 FIFA World Cup, which was co-designed by engineers from the University of Sheffield, has been officially unveiled at the newly renovated Khalifa stadium.
The biggest International Shooting Sport Federation (ISSF) World Cup series event is already upon us in 2017 and 14 USA Shooting Team athletes, including five Olympians, are set for the challenge that begins Friday in Munich, Germany. Show More Summary
Kuban Krasnodar's fans hoped signing Andrei Arshavin would herald long-awaited success for their club
Kuban Krasnodar's fans hoped that signing Andrei Arshavin would herald long-awaited success for their club. The local governor hoped for a pre-election boost. By July 2015, Arshavin had lost much … Click to Continue »
South Africa women's captain Dane van Niekerk has been declared fit for the World Cup in June, when she is expected to have fully recovered from a foot injury
The former Tasmania seamer will be in charge of the side until the World Cup in New Zealand next year
BRASILIA (Reuters) - Brazilian police on Tuesday said they arrested several former politicians as part of an investigation into suspected overcharging of up to 900 million reais ($280 million) in the construction of Brasilia's football stadium.
Austria has called up two newcomers for the World Cup qualifier against Ireland next month
An own-goal by England defender Fikayo Tomori handed Guinea a 1-1 draw at the Under-20 World Cup
The ICC have reiterated their commitment to safety and security at the forthcoming Champions Trophy and Women's World Cup
Chad Brown has built a powerhouse stable that will be showcased when he sends out 11 starters in the 13-race Breeders’ Cup World Championships on Friday and Saturday.
England U20 v Guinea U20 On Tuesday morning, the England Under-20 side took on Guinea in the ongoing World Cup in South Korea. In a tight game, England took the lead eight minutes after half-time thanks to a fine strike from Bournemouth’s Lewis Cook. England U20s take the lead v Guinea Bournemouth's Lewis Cook with […]
Famous sons at the Under-20 World Cup Three names have caught the imagination at the ongoing Under-20 World Cup. Jonathan Klinsmann. Marcus Thuram. And, Federico Chiesa. All three are sons of former world stars Jurgen Klinsmann, Lilian Thuram and Enrico Chiesa. Klinsmann the keeper, Thuram the attacker… In the case of the first two mentioned, […]
Preston Alan Browne is added to the Republic of Ireland squad for next month's two friendlies and the World Cup qualifier against Austria.
WELLINGTON, May 23 (Reuters) - All Blacks assistant coaches Ian Foster and Mike Cron have re-signed with New Zealand Rugby (NZR) through the 2019 Rugby World Cup in Japan.
Changsha (China) (AFP) – Asia has overtaken Africa and now looks the more likely continent to produce a World Cup-winning team, according to the former England goalkeeper David James. Speaking at the World Football Forum in Changsha, James said Asia’s financial clout and passion would propel it to the forefront of the game in the coming decades. Show More Summary
The world needs a quantum physicist to explain how Mondays work. Time moves slower. The body feels somehow less rested than it does after a full week of work. Three cups of coffee can't accomplish what one does any other day of the week. I don't know what this grumpy thing is, but it's definitely the Monday mascot.
As rugby has become an Olympic sport, it’s only natural for the network of the Olympics, NBC to pick up the rights to the Rugby World Cup. It’s a seven year agreement that will begin with this year’s Women’s Rugby World Cup in Ireland and the Under-20 Championship in Georgia and last through 2023. Show More Summary