World Cup winner Matt Dawson says England's Test series win in Australia is 'a huge moment for English sport'.
Washington is the top U.S. TV market for the Premier League on NBC, three years running. It is also been among the ratings leaders for World Cup and Women’s World Cup over the years. Now, the capital region can add Copa America Centenario to its soccer-watching portfolio. The D.C. area stands No. 1 in Fox Sports […]
Katherine Grainger and Vicky Thornley reach the final of the World Rowing Cup in their re-established women's double scull partnership.
anderz Andres Iniesta is the player of Euro 2016 so far. The Barcelona man was voted Man of the Match for his majestic performance against Turkey last night, dictating the play as La Roja crushed Turkey 3-0. And while he was somehow overlooked for the Man of the Match award in Spain’s opener against Czech […]
London (AFP) – FIFA should warn Russia they could be stripped as hosts of the 2018 World Cup if they don’t take measures to root out their hooligan element, British lawmaker Damian Collins told AFP on Friday. Collins said it would be...Show More Summary
Fútbol fervor is at an all-time high right now thanks to the convergence and overlap of two of the larger and well-known international contests – besides the World Cup – which sees the best of Europe and the titans of the Americas square off in knock-down, drag-out affairs that are the Euros and Copa América. […]
Before the European Championship Group stage game between England and Russia the host city of Marseille experienced fan violence not seen at a major tournament since the 1998 World Cup, which was also hosted by France. The drunk English...Show More Summary
Staff at Libya's investment fund were offered tickets to Polo matches, musicals in London's West End, and seats at the Rugby World Cup Final between 2007 and 2008 by financial firms trying to win their business, a London court heardShow More Summary
Nobody knows the pain of heartbreaking championship failures like the good people of Buffalo. Sure, Cleveland sports fans have it bad. They haven’t won a championship since 1948. They had to watch the Indians lose the ’97 World Series in extra innings in Game 7. And they’ve had to watch the Cavs lose in the […]
England 2 – Wales 1 The Three Lions have recorded their first win at Euro 2016. In a gripping game, Wales took the lead against England thanks to Gareth Bale’s second free-kick of the tournament. But England turned the match in the second half, first through a Jamie Vardy leveller and then thanks to an […]
Cocktail lovers in Shanghai are in for a very special treat this week as celebrity bartender Daniele Dalla Pola, the World Champion of Below Cocktail World Cup 2011, whirls into Calypso with his tiki magic. [ more › ]
This wasn’t the job Antonio Conte signed up for. When Cesare Prandelli resigned after Italy failed to advance from the group stage of the 2014 World Cup, and Conte agreed to take charge of his native country, he thought he’d be leading one of the world’s leading teams. Show More Summary
There was a time in NASCAR when a standalone race in the XFINITY or Camping World Truck series wasn’t an oddity in the sport. Back then, there was a healthy split between race weekends where the lower series joined the Sprint Cup Series at the same track and those when either series might race elsewhere …
Bras D’Honneur – directed at the press? 2 wins from 2 games at Euro 2016: it’s all happy families in the French camp. After the fiasco of the 2010 World Cup and the controversies of Euro 2012 (Samir Nasri’s beef with the press), Les Bleus have been on their best behaviour so far as the host […]
Imagine the setting … you are lining up for a penalty kick that can win soccer’s prestigious World Cup. You are staring down one of the best goalies in the world so intently that you can see the color of his eyes. The crowd is cheering...Show More Summary
By Aileen Campbell, Scotland's Minister for Public Health and Sport This summer will see a unique sporting event come to Glasgow. It's a sporting event that will bring together competitors from over 50 countries, each player with their...Show More Summary
Toulouse (France) (AFP) – Italy coach Antonio Conte has warned against focusing on Swedish danger man Zlatan Ibrahimovic as the Azzurri look to avoid a repeat of their ill-fated 2104 World Cup campaign by beating Euro 2016 Group D rivals Sweden on Friday. Show More Summary
Every four years, at the midway point between World Cups, the Union of European Football Associations (UEFA) holds the European Championship, a massive tournament in which all of Europe’s top national teams square off for continental domination. In terms of prestige, the Euros are second only to the World Cup — and like the World […]
After an aggressive double-substitution England scored twice in the second half to win for the first time in history when trailing at halftime of a World Cup or Euros.
SEATTLE — Michael Bradley has played in two World Cups and both times he saw the U.S. survive mistakes to advance out of the forgiving group stage, only to be bounced in the first game of the do-or-die knockout round. Those games were valuable learning experiences, Bradley says now. And it’s an...