New York (AFP) – Former Spain striker David Villa was named as Major League Soccer’s Most Valuable Player on Tuesday in recognition of a prolific season which helped transform New York City FC’s fortunes. The Spanish World Cup winner’s...Show More Summary
Participate in League Cup events now in your area to earn Championship Points toward an invitation to the Pokémon World Championships! You can also win prizes and other rewards, including special playmats and promo cards that can't be earned anywhere else. Show More Summary
When Robbie Rogers came out in 2013, he immediately became a role model for gay athletes all over the world. So of course three years, one MLS Cup, a revealing memoir, and a menswear line later, the 29-year-old pro soccer star is the perfect person to give a gay teen a little pre-game pep talk. [...]
The Danes took the World Cup of Golf on the back of a second-round 60. (Getty Images) The Danes are the champions of the World Cup of Golf. The duo of Soren Kjeldsen and Thorbjorn Olesen won the biennial two-man team event at Kingston Heath in Australia on Sunday, holding off a trio of teams for a three-shot win at 20-under 268. Show More Summary
The U.S. duo of Jimmy Walker and Rickie Fowler are hanging in at the World Cup of Golf. (Getty Images) The United States duo of Rickie Fowler and Jimmy Walker are just five shots back heading into the weekend at the World Cup of Golf. Show More Summary
Ty Dillon has four wins in the Xfinity and Camping World Truck Series. (Getty) Ty Dillon is moving to Germain Racing in 2017. The team announced Monday that Dillon would replace Casey Mears behind the wheel of the No. 13 car. Germain Racing has a technical affiliation with Richard Childress Racing. Show More Summary
Brasília (AFP) – A construction firm has admitted that a “cartel” of firms fixed bidding for contracts to do work on stadiums for the 2014 football World Cup, Brazilian authorities said Monday. State antitrust authorities said the probe was linked to the notorious Petrobras corruption scandal that has snared numerous Brazilian politicians. Show More Summary
In the world of Japanese commercial sponsorship, we often get odd and sometimes downright weird partnerships that often end up being horrible or glorious. Sometimes, we get both. Now, Final Fantasy XV, the latest big budget game from...Show More Summary
On Sunday, as reported by SURFING Magazine, South African surfer Jordy Smith claimed the Vans World Cup in pristine conditions at the famed Sunset Beach on Oahu’s North Shore: Congratulations @jordysmith88, winner of the 2016 Vans World...Show More Summary
Happy Holidays from the Department of Awesomely Good Deeds! They recommend following Buddy’s example in Elf by brightening the day of anyone who provides you with a cup a coffee by congratulating them for making the World’s Best CupShow More Summary
Hard to believe it, but Jordy Smith just won his first Hawaiian surfing event ever as he edged Frederico Morais, Torrey Meister, and Tanner Gudauskas in the final of the 2016 Vans World Cup of Surfing at Sunset Beach on Sunday, December 4, 2016. Smith was understandably hyped. “Unbelievable, can’t believe it,” said Smith. “I feel […]
Doha (AFP) – Qatar’s much-criticised 2022 World Cup has been the victim of “malicious and unwarranted attacks”, a senior tournament official in the Gulf said on Monday. Nasser Al-Khater, assistant secretary general of the Supreme Committee...Show More Summary
In the heaviest qualification event of the year, Jordy Smith secured his first victory on Hawaiian waves.
And 10 surfers clinch a 2017 CT berth. The post Jordy Smith Wins Vans World Cup appeared first on SURFING Magazine.
England are not at the same level as the side that won the 2003 World Cup despite winning their last 14 Tests, says coach Eddie Jones.
Medical insurance often becomes invalid if the customer is drunk. But during the football World Cup in 2014, Shanghai-based Zhongan Insurance turned that rule upside down by offering Chinese football fans a policy specifically for self-inflicted liver damage. Show More Summary
Norway dominated, Kjetil Jansrud won, Austria struggled.