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Stories about Sport

Jun 26 2018

Christensen Feels Pressure Heading into Crunch World Cup Tie for Denmark

The Danes need a positive result and hope that Australia doesn't get a win against already-eliminated Peru in the other Group C game which will take place at the same...

Jun 26 2018

U.S. Open will factor maternity leave into seedings

As reported by the UK's Guardian: "As for the argument that seeding Williams might be unfair to the player edged out of the top 32 - which the British No. Nor should th...

Jun 26 2018

Super Eagles unchanged against Argentina as Bryan Idowu keeps his place

According to Ed Malyon of The Independent, since the loss to Croatia there has been "player revolt, infighting and backbiting" in the Argentina camp, with the pressur...

Jun 25 2018

Mohamed Salah reportedly considered quitting Egypt national team

A huge marketing opportunity for the divisive Kadyrov, he subsequently made Salah an "honorary citizen of the Chechen Republic". Egypt global Mohamed Salah will conside...

Jun 25 2018

Lewis Hamilton relieved but puzzled with pole

He was controlling the pace. "I think today sums my season, so far - it was really not my day", he said. Will it be Mercedes , Ferrari or Red Bull on top as F1...

Jun 25 2018

Pekerman dedicates Colombia win to 'deeply affected' Sanchez after death threat report

The country first qualified for the sport's marquee tournament in 1998 and hasn't missed a World Cup since, reaching the round of 16 in 2002 and 2010. Colombia and Po...

Jun 25 2018

England surpass class of 1966 in Panama rout

It was also only the fifth time in World Cup history that a team has scored five or more goals in the first half. The Tottenham striker bagged his third after a 61st ...

Jun 25 2018

Marin Cilic feels in great form ahead of Wimbledon

Cilic, who was the runner-up at Wimbledon previous year and at the Australian Open this season, will be playing his fourth Queen's Club final. Djokovic, a 12-time G...

Jun 23 2018

Uruguay advances to knockout stage at World Cup

On his 100th worldwide cap, the Barcelona striker tapped home the winning goal from close range in the 23rd minute - his first of the tournament. Suarez's goal also m...

Jun 23 2018

FPJ's dream XI predictions for Brazil vs Costa Rica

Neymar and company could see themselves end the day in second place in the group if Serbia beats Switzerland later, but for now, Brazil moves into first and greatly bo...

Jun 23 2018

Belgium unchanged for Tunisia clash at World Cup

The Chelsea star sprinted onto De Bruyne's lofted pass, held off two defenders, rounded keeper Ben Mustapha and tapped home Belgium's fourth goal in the 51st minute. ...

Jun 23 2018

Drama as Africa scores another World Cup goal, takes lead

Japan won 2-1 against Colombia and Senegal won 2-1 against Poland , but that is not all. Japan's midfielder Shinji Kagawa scored from the penalty spot, putting Japan ...

Jun 23 2018

World Cup match report Serbia v Switzerland 22 June 2018

Granit Xhaka and Xherdan Shaqiri celebrated their goals by making a nationalist symbol of their ethnic Albanian heritage. The Swiss looked in danger of being over-ru...

Jun 22 2018

Musa marks return with winning double as Nigeria beat Iceland

The victory moves Nigeria to second place, and the Eagles will earn a spot in the last-16 if, in their final match, they are able to equal Iceland's result against Cro...

Jun 22 2018

Neymar pulls up injured in Brazil training

Neymar was tipped heavily to shine at this World Cup, but he lacked an end product against the Swiss. Tite said. "I'm limping now after the celebration". "If we do the m...

Jun 21 2018

Cavs: What Cleveland can do to keep LeBron James

James is now on vacation with his family, sources said. Love told WKYC TV in Cleveland last week that he would love to play the rest of his career alongside James. The ...

Jun 21 2018

WC FIFA 2018: Sweden wins against South Korea by VAR penalty

They next take on a wounded Germany on June 23, before completing their group stage campaign by facing off with Mexico on June 27. Who knows what Zlatan Ibrahimov...

Jun 21 2018

Iran bans public World Cup screenings

The team's star winger Alireza Jahanbakhsh went further in his criticism of the American brand, saying: "To be honest we didn't care actually". They now have a chance in ...

Jun 20 2018

England fan 'blown away' by warm welcome to Russian Federation

Manager Gareth Southgate has instilled a feel-good factor in the side since taking over in November 2016 and England's youngest team at a World Cup since 1958 showed...

Jun 20 2018

Salah declared fit to face Russian Federation

The South Americans were largely disappointing but late pressure eventually told as defender Gimenez headed in a free-kick to seal a 1-0 win which moves them level on t...