Peter Sagan Takes Stage 5 as Tour de France Hits the Hills

Riders twice went up the Mur de Bretagne, or "Wall of Brittany", which the local cycling-crazed Bretons affectionately refer to as their smaller version of the famous Alpe d'Huez. Although Van Avermaet retains yellow for now, it was in truth a dismal... More..

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People should recognise that I'm one of the world's best'
by | Sunday, July 15, 2018

People should recognise that I'm one of the world's best'

Lovren has certainly been instrumental in Croatia's success to this point. "After 20 years people will remember us not any more (than just) '98 - and this is what I wanted". It's the smallest country to reach...More..

#StatAttack: 5 longest Grand Slam Tennis matches ever
by | Sunday, July 15, 2018

#StatAttack: 5 longest Grand Slam Tennis matches ever

Spectators cheers as Kevin Anderson reacts after defeating John Isner 26-24 in the final set of their semi-final match at Wimbledon Friday. The 12-time grand slam victor dropped just two sets on his way t...More..

Pacquiao-Matthysse: Round 7
by | Sunday, July 15, 2018

Pacquiao-Matthysse: Round 7

Duterte, who watched the fight at Kuala Lumpur's Axiata Arena, said he wants Pacquio to retire. Roach has been replaced for the fight by Pacquiao's long-term friend and cornerman Buboy Fernandez and another d...More..

England not a top-four team despite finishing fourth - Gareth Southgate
by | Sunday, July 15, 2018

England not a top-four team despite finishing fourth - Gareth Southgate

The result secured Belgium's best finish ever at a World Cup , while for England , the fourth place matches its 1990 feat as the best result since winning it all in 1966. Belgium manager Roberto Martinez e...More..

Mandzukic sends steely Croatia into first World Cup final
by | Friday, July 13, 2018

Mandzukic sends steely Croatia into first World Cup final

In the immediate aftermath of last night's World Cup semi-final win against England , Croatia's Zlatko Dalic was fairly magnanimous in victory. 20 years since France ended their dreams in Paris, Croatia...More..

Chelsea set to announce the departure of former Italy manager
by | Friday, July 13, 2018

Chelsea set to announce the departure of former Italy manager

Conte took pre-season training this week but ex-Napoli manager Maurizio Sarri expected to take over. Antonio Conte has been sacked by Chelsea FC. Chelsea sacked Conte and nearly his entire staff at the cl...More..

Wimbledon: Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic resume the game's fiercest rivalry
by | Friday, July 13, 2018

Wimbledon: Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic resume the game's fiercest rivalry

Chasing his 18th slam, Nadal can only agree. He said: "After this last 15 months, this semi-final is different". "I'm sorry for him, of course", said Nadal . Djokovic has the slight edge at overall Tour-le...More..

Pogba dedicates win to Thai cave survivors
by | Friday, July 13, 2018

Pogba dedicates win to Thai cave survivors

Croatia now have the chance to take revenge on France after losing 2-1 in Paris when the sides met in the semi-finals back in 1998 - Dalic travelled to that World Cup as a fan. Finally, Antoine Griezm...More..

Croatia coach says team has top players in world
by | Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Croatia coach says team has top players in world

Two fascinating FIFA World Cup semi-finals lie in wait, with France taking on Belgium on Wednesday (AEST), before England takes on Croatia the next day. Asked what similarities Modric and the current ...More..

Cristiano Ronaldo Is Leaving Real Madrid for Juventus
by | Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Cristiano Ronaldo Is Leaving Real Madrid for Juventus

I'm leaving, but this shirt, this crest, and the Santiago Bernabeu will continue to feels these things wherever I am. Old team-mates wished him well. The deal has also seen a spike in social media activity. A...More..

Pogba dedicates France win to Thai players freed from cave
by | Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Pogba dedicates France win to Thai players freed from cave

Teenager Kylian Mbappe, who was not part of the France team two years ago, said even in his wildest dreams he would not have imagined reaching the World Cup final . They return to Moscow for the game against C...More..

No absentees for England training ahead of World Cup semi-final
by | Wednesday, July 11, 2018

No absentees for England training ahead of World Cup semi-final

Following England's incredible win against Sweden , the track by The Lightening Seeds & Baddiel and Skinner - which includes the iconic chant "It's coming home" - has smashed its way to number one. "They pla...More..

Courtois Issues Message To Pickford After Belgium's Victory
by | Monday, July 09, 2018

Courtois Issues Message To Pickford After Belgium's Victory

Just a few days after being criticised by Chelsea and Belgium No1 Thibaut Courtois and several TV pundits, Pickford was basking in the glory of being England's shoot-out hero. "It is all about the set pos...More..

Sevilla want £31m for Tottenham and Arsenal target Steven N'Zonzi
by | Monday, July 09, 2018

Sevilla want £31m for Tottenham and Arsenal target Steven N'Zonzi

Writing on his official Twitter account, Ornstein confirmed that the Gunners are optimistic of sealing the move in the upcoming week with Uruguay no longer participating at the summer World Cup . Torreira wa...More..

Why Domagoj Vida shouted 'Glory to Ukraine' after Croatia's win over Russian Federation
by | Monday, July 09, 2018

Why Domagoj Vida shouted 'Glory to Ukraine' after Croatia's win over Russian Federation

Federation Internationale de Football Association says it is investigating a video made by a Croatia player praising Ukraine after his team beat World Cup host Russia . Vida and Vukojevic played together at ...More..

Knee complaint sidelines Rashford for England's first training session in Russia
by | Monday, July 09, 2018

Knee complaint sidelines Rashford for England's first training session in Russia

Southgate, who was an accomplished defender, is one of the few England players of recent vintage to have known relative success at an global tournament, having been in the side that reached the semifinals of E...More..

Four rescued Thai soccer players identified
by | Monday, July 09, 2018

Four rescued Thai soccer players identified

Several media outlets reported the initial plan was to start with the strongest boys first, but the plan seems to have been reversed with the weakest boys rescued first, according to Thai media and the BBC ....More..

Brazil's Neymar has spent 14 minutes on the floor
by | Friday, July 06, 2018

Brazil's Neymar has spent 14 minutes on the floor

The World Cup hosts have had their wings clipped since they opened the tournament with a 5-0 thrashing of Saudi Arabia, but Russian Federation proved their ability to grind out results when they knocked out S...More..

Why Brazil vs. Belgium Could Be the 'Best Game of the Tournament'
by | Friday, July 06, 2018

Why Brazil vs. Belgium Could Be the 'Best Game of the Tournament'

It's Belgium against Brazil in one of the most talent-filled games we've seen in Russian Federation. Brazilian Rainforest For all Brazil's attacking riches, Belgium's biggest problem could be piercing a r...More..