Stories about Sport

Jun 28 2018

Suarez scores again, Uruguay beats host Russia 3-0

Meanwhile, it had been a disappointing start to the World Cup for Edinson Cavani , but the PSG man finally got a goal for his country in the late stages of the match...

Jun 26 2018

England are 2018 World Cup set-piece specialists

Yet what Southgate has already shown is that if English players are given the licence to play in the way they do for their clubs, they can deliver the kind of intense and...

Jun 26 2018

Mexico see off South Korea to continue flawless World Cup start

Mexico virtually booked their place in the World Cup Last 16 for the seventh consecutive tournament with a game to spare after beating South Korea by two goals to ...

Jun 26 2018

World Cup Group C match report Australia v Peru 26 June 2018

Of course Aaron Mooy, 27, is probably the best player on the team, and captain Mile Jedinak-scorer of two penalties in Russian Federation and Australia's only goals of ...

Jun 26 2018

Nigeria game a definitive moment in Messi’s career

Iceland have the ability to progress, too; if Argentina and Nigeria draw, and the European underdogs beat Croatia by three clear goals, they will progress. "But I ...

Jun 26 2018

Brazil secure vital 2-0 victory over Costa Rica

Dutch referee Bjorn Kuipers pointed to the spot before heeding the protests of the Costa Rican players and consulting the video assistant referee (VAR). Neymar has been ...

Jun 26 2018

FPJ's dream XI predictions for Denmark vs France

France have scored just three times in three games in Russian Federation, including a penalty and an own goal, and it was another disjointed display from one of the ti...

Jun 26 2018

Serena Williams Hopes Wimbledon Changes Seeding Rules for Returning Moms

Williams beat seeded players in the second and third rounds of the French Open earlier this summer before being forced to withdraw from the tournament because of a pecto...

Jun 25 2018

Lukaku, Hazard score 2 each, help Belgium beat Tunisia 5-2

Belgium's Jan Vertonghen, left, and Tunisia's Wahbi Khazri challenge for the ball. A spot in the round of 16 is nearly certain after an opening 3-0 win over Panama. Tu...

Jun 25 2018

Mo Salah Could Quit Egyptian National Team over Chechnya Controversy

Sadio Mane said Liverpool teammate Mohamed Salah has the mental strength to bounce back from injury and World Cup heartache, revealing Saturday that he sent him a m...

Jun 25 2018

England's Lingard, Stones, Loftus-Cheek and Young on Panama display

Stars of the entertainment world have reacted optimistically about England's World Cup chances after today's (June 24) victory over Panama . England's Harry Kan...

Jun 25 2018

Marin Cilic Beats Novak Djokovic to Win Queen's Title in London

Cilic's 2012 Queen's Club triumph came in freaky circumstances as David Nalbandian was disqualified for injuring a line judge, but this time he finished in style, pro...

Jun 23 2018

Brazil team-mates defend Neymar after his on-pitch theatrics draw criticism

Brazil's best chance came about halfway through the first as Neymar streaked behind Costa Rica's defense only to meet Real Madrid's, Keylor Navas , who came out for...

Jun 23 2018

Romelu Lukaku, Eden Hazard give BEL big win

Defeat for Tunisia leaves them all-but-out of the tournament, needing Panama to defeat England on Sunday to maintain even the smallest shred of hope of reaching the knock...

Jun 23 2018

Switzerland, Serbia coaches don't want to talk about Kosovo

Politicians in Switzerland and Serbia had their say, too, in the matter. Granit Xhaka gave Switzerland an equalizer against Serbia in the 52nd minute Friday w...

Jun 22 2018

Super Eagles rated third worst team at the World Cup

Iceland playmaker Gylfi Sigurdsson, who recovered from injury in time for the World Cup and played against Argentina, is 100 percent fit. Hoping for a Nigeria win a...

Jun 22 2018

Brazil ace out of Costa Rica clash

Neymar's strike seven minutes into stoppage time was the latest ever at a World Cup in regular time. Neymar left Brazil training early on Tuesday after stretching fo...

Jun 21 2018

LeBron James could be leaning towards a return to Cleveland

Every couple of months, it seemed like his name would surface as someone LeBron James' team was considering moving. He's faced the Golden State Warriors each of those f...

Jun 21 2018

Sweden gets benefit of video review, beats South Korea 1-0

Referee Joel Aguilar referred the decision to the video assistant referee, who confirmed that the penalty should be awarded. But he took another look and decided Kim ha...

Jun 21 2018

Iran players hoping Queiroz new contract can be agreed

We have addressed this concern to Federation Internationale de Football Association and the minimum Nike should do is to apologise to them ( Iran's players). Iran's ...