Category: Sport

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staffJuly 19, 2018

FIFA fines Egypt $50K for prohibited World Cup warmup game

FIFA has fined Egypt’s soccer federation $50,000 for playing a World Cup warmup game during a prohibited period. No international ...

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staffJuly 19, 2018

Noah defends Africa World Cup joke

US-based South African comedian Trevor Noah has defended himself after being criticised by a French diplomat for saying “Africa won ...

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staffJuly 16, 2018

Ronaldo greets Juve fans, sparks Champions League dreams

Juventus fans gave Cristiano Ronaldo a rousing welcome on Monday as the club prepared to unveil the superstar summer signing ...

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staffJuly 15, 2018

France beat Croatia in World Cup final

France won the Fifa World Cup for the second time by overcoming Croatia’s bold challenge in a thrilling final in ...

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staffJuly 14, 2018

Kerber beats Williams 6-3, 6-3 to win 1st Wimbledon title

Angelique Kerber won her first Wimbledon championship by stopping Serena Williams’ bid for a record-equaling 24th Grand Slam title. Kerber ...

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staffJuly 14, 2018

England and Belgium battle for World Cup consolation prize

England face Belgium in the World Cup third-place playoff on Saturday with the tournament’s top scorer Harry Kane eyeing the ...

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staffJuly 12, 2018

Barcelona sign defender Lenglet from Sevilla

Barcelona have signed French defender Clement Lenglet from Sevilla for 35.9 million euros ($42 million) on a five-year deal after ...

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staffJuly 11, 2018

Croatia beat England to reach World Cup final

England’s bid to reach a first World Cup final since 1966 came to an agonizing end as they lost in ...

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staffJuly 11, 2018

Croatia plots ‘football Brexit’ as England World Cup semi looms

Excitement was building in Croatia Wednesday ahead of the World Cup semi-final against England, with tens of thousands of fans ...

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staffJuly 10, 2018

France beat Belgium to reach World Cup final

France will face England or Croatia in the World Cup final after edging past European neighbours Belgium in the semi-final ...