The gallant Bangladesh Under-19 cricket team narrowly missed advancing to the U19 World Cup Final, but fans can watch live streaming online to get one last look at the Young Tigers as they take on Sri Lanka for the World Cup third place honors, in a consolation playoff match Saturday morning — Friday evening for... Show More Summary
Russia’s Ministry of Sport has announced the shortlist of mascot concepts for the 2018 FIFA World Cup, due to be hosted in Russia, the country’s state news agency Itar-Tass has reported. The ministry and the football tournament’s organization committee have been accepting submissions from art students and graphic designers since September 2015. Show More Summary
When Jérôme Valcke—formerly Sepp Blatter’s righthand man as FIFA secretary general—was suspended and investigated after documents tying him to a shady World Cup ticket reselling racket came out, we all thought we were dealing with your run-of-the-mill venal FIFA greaseball. Show More Summary
Former FIFA Secretary General Jerome Valcke encouraged the persons responsible for gaining "an undue advantage from the selling of FIFA World Cup tickets," according to the statement of FIFA.
The 2016 edition of the International Champions Cup, a soccer tournament featuring many of the world’s greatest teams, will return to North America and Europe this summer and will feature 12 games, said Charlie Stilitano, co-founder and chairman of Relevent Sports, in an interview with World Soccer Talk Radio. “This […]
Scotland’s Women faced world champions England Women at Broadwood last Friday night, but the World Cup winners were too strong for the Scotland side. Iona St Joseph reports. The post Scotland Women vs England Women Match Report appeared first on Scottish Rugby Blog.
Stuart Broad returns to the England side for the first time since the 2015 World Cup as South Africa field first at Johannesburg
A round-up of the Under-19 World Cup matches played on February 12, 2016
It could be practically a toss-up between these three extremely popular animals, but only one of them will become the official games mascot.
The latest episode of World Soccer Talk Radio features an interview with Charlie Stilitano, the Chairman and Co-founder of Relevent Sports, which organizes the International Champions Cup. During the interview, Charlie previews what we can expect this summer from the ICC in North America, China and Australia, how the rise […]
It’s not secret that I’m kind of a mountain bike nerd, and I have even been lucky enough to be a credentialed photographer at a couple of World Cup races here in the USA. It’s an intense assignment, that’s physically taxing and mentally tough because you typically only get one shot to try and capture the competitors during their race runs. Show More Summary
Qatar’s World Cup organizers said on Wednesday that six laborers building stadiums for the 2022 tournament suffered work-related injuries last year but there were no fatalities. Qatar has been widely condemned for its treatment of almost two million foreign workers. Critics have estimated that several thousand workers could die in […]
On this edition of the World Soccer Talk podcast, Richard Farley and Nipun Chopra forgo the mid-week FA Cup replays to focus on what could be the defining weekend of the Premier League season, with the league’s top four teams paired off in two Sunday showdowns. In the day’s early game, first […]
The Bangladesh Under-19 cricket team can make history in a U19 World Cup semifinal streaming live online against a resilient Went Indies team that has its eyes on only the second U19 Final appearance for the Caribbean islands squad. But for Bangladesh, the semifinal on Thursday — Wednesday in the United States — carries even... Show More Summary
A major opportunity awaits some of the fringe players on the Mexico depth chart on Wednesday as El Tri host Senegal at Marlins Park in Miami at 8:30 p.m. ET. The game comes six weeks before the next set of CONCACAF World Cup qualifiers for Juan Carlos Osorio's men. Show More Summary
The magic for which the FA Cup is famous around the world is that small town teams get a chance to prove themselves against the big boys, and often reach the latter stages of the competition. When it comes to winning the cup though, small clubs often fail in […]
On 6-7 February the Republic of Korea venue hosted two top-class races as part of the 2016 FIS Ski World Cup – with the brand new Jeongseon Alpine Centre making its long-awaited debut. The event showcased the first downhill ski races...Show More Summary
Last weekend saw the first of 28 test events, in which the Republic of Korea hosted downhill and Super-G FIS Ski World Cup races for the first time, pass with no major issues and preparations continue for a range of other occasions.Those...Show More Summary
A debut in South Korea for an International Ski Federation (FIS) World Cup event, the competition also won high praise from skiers for both the course, designed by Bernhard Russi, and the smooth running of this first test event.Jansrud commented to his fans on social media: “I guess you never get a second chance to make a first impression. Show More Summary
Transfermarkt have today released their revised market values for the Premier League. One of the sharp risers is Arsenal playmaker Mesut Ozil. According to the latest figures, the German World Cup winner reportedly commands a transfer fee of £37.5m, up from £30m. Ozil has improved his market value for the first time since September 2013. Other big […]