Matthysse on KO defeat to Pacquiao: It was my turn to lose

Manny Pacquiao rolled back the years as he stopped WBA welterweight champion Lucas Matthysse on Sunday - the 39-year-old Filipino icon's first knockout win since 2009. During the fight with Floyd Mayweather in 2015, Pacquiao's camp claimed that the l... More..

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Why Croatia's Kalinic will miss medal after World Cup final
by | Sunday, July 15, 2018

Why Croatia's Kalinic will miss medal after World Cup final

Back home Sir Geoff Hurst, the 1966 World Cup final hat-trick hero, said: "We should be proud of our boys". "After that, the play-offs against Greece, we breezed past Greece to qualify and a great deal of i...More..

Wimbledon 2018: Indignant Novak Djokovic is joy to watch once more
by | Saturday, July 14, 2018

Wimbledon 2018: Indignant Novak Djokovic is joy to watch once more

Open finalist Anderson said. "I need to find that something". Nishikori, who had won only two matches in 15 meetings with the 12-time major victor, broke for 1-0 in the fourth but was broken straight back. "I f...More..

They make good love in Croatia - Lovren calls for respect
by | Saturday, July 14, 2018

They make good love in Croatia - Lovren calls for respect

Lovren will be hoping he can avoid the same fate as Henry by leading Croatia to World Cup victory against France this Sunday. "Since I came in, maybe Dejan made three or four mistakes, two of them in th...More..

Anderson: Fitness adjustments helped me outlast Federer
by | Saturday, July 14, 2018

Anderson: Fitness adjustments helped me outlast Federer

Del Potro, the 2009 US Open champion, is trying to reach the semi-finals for the second time, five years after losing to Djokovic in the longest last-four match ever played at the tournament. Federer refused to...More..

Curfew halts Djokovic, Nadal Wimbledon SF
by | Saturday, July 14, 2018

Curfew halts Djokovic, Nadal Wimbledon SF

Djokovic took the first 6-4 and the third 7-6 (9), Nadal the second 6-3. Andy Murray's third-round match against Marcos Baghdatis in 2012 pushed the limit to 11.02pm and the time was exactly the same when N...More..

Russian retailers, hotels emerge as World Cup winners
by | Saturday, July 14, 2018

Russian retailers, hotels emerge as World Cup winners

Both Croatia and Germany had won their first game of the UEFA EURO 2008 and were aware that another victory would put them through to the final eight. We want to be challenging for semi-finals and finals. F...More..

Regrets mixed with pride as England fans digest World Cup heartbreak
by | Friday, July 13, 2018

Regrets mixed with pride as England fans digest World Cup heartbreak

The Juventus striker finally limped off utterly exhausted six minutes from time but promised unstinting effort on Sunday to bring the World Cup back to the nation of some four million people. You don't get th...More..

England coach gets vests for life as Cup cult grows
by | Friday, July 13, 2018

England coach gets vests for life as Cup cult grows

Team triumph Southgate in normal time is estimated by 2.37 points and in overtime - 10.00. At the beginning of working together with the lads and trying to sell them the vision of what's possible, what we're lo...More..

Chesea Close To Finally Replacing Conte And Gazumping City For Napoli Midfielder
by | Friday, July 13, 2018

Chesea Close To Finally Replacing Conte And Gazumping City For Napoli Midfielder

Napoli president, Aurelio De Laurentiis has revealed that Chelsea is close to completing a €65million (£57.5m) combined deal to appoint Maurizio Sarri as their new head coach and sign Italy global midfie...More..

When to watch the FIFA World Cup final in Canada this weekend
by | Friday, July 13, 2018

When to watch the FIFA World Cup final in Canada this weekend

I'm sure that we'll recover and we'll be fine - this is the World Cup final and there are no excuses. France have been improving throughout the tournament and have beat Argentina, Uruguay and Belgium in t...More..

Lewis Hamilton accused of ‘crying like a girl’ following collision at Silverstone
by | Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Lewis Hamilton accused of ‘crying like a girl’ following collision at Silverstone

Their fierce rivalry on the track spilled over into a war of words in the paddock as Lewis Hamilton railed against what he called "interesting tactics" after a Ferrari collided with a Mercedes for the secon...More..

Henry's World Cup experience the 'missing piece' for Belgium
by | Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Henry's World Cup experience the 'missing piece' for Belgium

It was a two-year process for Roberto Martinez to harness the individual talents of Belgium's golden generation and bring them to the brink of the World Cup final , he said on Monday. "All France knows h...More..

Family stages man's corpse with him playing video games at wake
by | Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Family stages man's corpse with him playing video games at wake

Body of dead teen was honored in a very unusual way as his corpse was positioned in a chair facing a television screen with PlayStation pads in his hands and his favourite snacks next to him. More..

Croatia vs. England preview, time, how to watch
by | Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Croatia vs. England preview, time, how to watch

Croatia , meanwhile have made the World Cup knockout rounds for the first time since 1998, when they reached the semi-final and finished third overall. Juventus striker Mandzukic is Croatia's main goal th...More..

Spanish football federation names new national team coach
by | Tuesday, July 10, 2018

Spanish football federation names new national team coach

Spain has confirmed the appointment of Luis Enrique as its new manager on a two-year deal. Luis Enrique has been on a sabbatical since leaving Barcelona in May 2017 and was a reported target of Paris ...More..

Budweiser pledges free beer if England win World Cup
by | Monday, July 09, 2018

Budweiser pledges free beer if England win World Cup

The Manchester United forward has put that down to Southgate, who has given the green light for his team to express themselves on the biggest stage in Russian Federation. "The World Cup is another step abov...More..

Eden Hazard made these World Cup predictions and lots have come true
by | Monday, July 09, 2018

Eden Hazard made these World Cup predictions and lots have come true

Argentina was eliminated from World Cup contention in the first of the knockout rounds. It was a bad blow for the Brazilians . Neymar was personally tipped for glory in the competition but endured a ha...More..

Without his overtake of Raikkonen, Verstappen never would've won
by | Saturday, July 07, 2018

Without his overtake of Raikkonen, Verstappen never would've won

Hamilton and Mercedes teammate Valtteri Bottas both did not finish the race. It's true that they are very, very strong around here and you'd expect them to be very strong tomorrow. We haven't seen much yet,...More..

John Stones says Colombia are the dirtiest team he's ever played against
by | Saturday, July 07, 2018

John Stones says Colombia are the dirtiest team he's ever played against

Some players are not playing much and they have still made a big contribution to unity and in fostering a good atmosphere", he said. There were some technical issues. We have to continue working but when we foc...More..

Male top seeds win at Wimbledon, Cilic out
by | Saturday, July 07, 2018

Male top seeds win at Wimbledon, Cilic out

Venus Williams has become the latest former champion to be knocked out at Wimbledon . World number 2 and defending Wimbledon champion Roger Federer is still the player to beat at the most prestigious tenn...More..

Red Bull wins Austria GP, Ricciardo aborts
by | Thursday, July 05, 2018

Red Bull wins Austria GP, Ricciardo aborts

The victory was the 20-year-old driver's first of the season, and fourth of his career. Raikkonen grabbed second, but then ran off at Turn Two giving fellow-Finn Bottas a chance to recover second on the straigh...More..

Best 2018 FIFA World Cup Round Of 16 XI
by | Thursday, July 05, 2018

Best 2018 FIFA World Cup Round Of 16 XI

The Mirror labelled them: "Snarling, cynical Colombians", while the Sun said: "Brute Force - Kane 'n Co hold their own in street fight". Check out the brand new daily JOE World Cup Minipod hosted by Dion ...More..

England beat Colombia on penalties after dramatic night in Moscow
by | Thursday, July 05, 2018

England beat Colombia on penalties after dramatic night in Moscow

They were threatening but couldn't crack David Ospina. Katie Johnson, 26, who travelled from Brixton to watch the match on Brighton beach with friends, said: "My heart was pounding when the screen went out". ...More..

Rockets' Paul to stay put with four-year max contract
by | Thursday, July 05, 2018

Rockets' Paul to stay put with four-year max contract

Chris Paul isn't going anywhere, Rockets fans. He averaged 12.2 points and 3.2 rebounds in 22.7 minutes per game across 41 games (two starts) with the Rockets. Next year will be Paul's 14th season in the lea...More..