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US, Mexico and Canada to host 2026 World Cup finals US, Mexico and Canada to host 2026 World Cup finals
- Июня 14, 2018

Nonetheless, Atlanta, Miami and Orlando all remain in the hunt, and Federation Internationale de Football Association is expected to select at least one of those three to host World Cup games. Football is known as soccer in the United States. Canada and Mexico have already named its three host cities. Herdman, whose team is now tied with Lebanon at No. (more...)
Springboks 'got out of jail' claims England's Eddie Jones Springboks 'got out of jail' claims England's Eddie Jones
- Июня 14, 2018

England's captain Owen Farrell gestures during the first test rugby match between South Africa and England at Ellis Park stadium in Johannesburg , South Africa , Saturday, June 9, 2018. Erasmus' side showed that if every player reaches the required intensity, no team, not even England with their superior squad depth, will roll them over. (more...)
India Win Toss, Opt To Bat vs Afghanistan India Win Toss, Opt To Bat vs Afghanistan
- Июня 14, 2018

Yamin Ahmadzai will open the bowling for Afghanistan . Wafadar bowls on the pads and Vijay glances it to the fine leg albeit off the thigh pad. One of them nearly took the edge of Dhawan through to the wicketkeeper. India are without their captain Virat Kohli - the biggest name in world cricket - but Simmons said the home side have other weapons. For Afghanistan , it will be a battle of attrition that they have never ever faced before. (more...)
Anthony Martial's Agent Says He Wants to Leave Anthony Martial's Agent Says He Wants to Leave
- Июня 14, 2018

Phlippe Lamboley, the agent of Anthony Martial , has confirmed that the forward wishes to leave Manchester United this summer. " After thinking about all the possibilities and settings, Anthony wants to leave Manchester United ", said agent Philippe Lamboley, speaking to RMC Sport in France. (more...)
Edmonton likely to host matches, as North America wins bid Edmonton likely to host matches, as North America wins bid
- Июня 14, 2018

It marks the first time the World Cup will be held in more than one country since 2002, when South Korea and Japan shared hosting duties. Their lone opponent was Morocco . The 1994 World Cup ― which Brazil won in front of 94,000 fans at the Rose Bowl in Pasadena, California ― also led to the creation of Major League Soccer , the American professional league that began play in 1996. (more...)
Tyson Fury beats Sefer Seferi in comeback fight Tyson Fury beats Sefer Seferi in comeback fight
- Июня 14, 2018

Promoter Frank Warren plans on Fury fighting again at Windsor Park in Belfast on August 18, on the undercard of WBO interim featherweight champion Carl Frampton's next fight. But Fury was disappointed by the attitude of 39-year-old Seferi, who was giving away more than 50lb and almost a foot of height difference on the night. (more...)
Brazilian great Bueno dies aged 78 Brazilian great Bueno dies aged 78
- Июня 14, 2018

She swept the Brazilian scene, then the Caribbean circuit, and grabbed worldwide attention by winning the Italian Championships in 1958, beating the best English and Australian players. One tennis writer, John Barrett, called her "the elegant queen of Brazilian tennis". "She faced the disease with the same courage she always faced challenges". (more...)
Ranked England set for Australia challenge in opening ODI match
- Июня 14, 2018

England skipper Eoin Morgan added: "I would have bowled first". Click play on the video at the top of the page to watch how England dismantled the Australia batting line-up in 47 overs with spinners Moeen Ali and Adil Rashid sharing five wickets. (more...)
Amelia Kerr Becomes Youngest Double Ton Scorer In ODI Cricket Amelia Kerr Becomes Youngest Double Ton Scorer In ODI Cricket
- Июня 14, 2018

Kerr carried her bat through and her innings was studded with 31 fours and two sixes. Post the double, Kerr had four overs to overtake the Australian's long-standing record and the teenager eclipsed that with a six off the final ball of the New Zealand innings. (more...)
Chelsea announce pre-season fixtures, Blues to face Arsenal in Dublin
- Июня 14, 2018

The fixture was announced earlier today and will form part of the International Champions Cup which takes place at various global locations every summer. Chelsea have announced three more fixtures on the club's official website . On July 14, an Arsenal XI will face Boredom Wood before travelling to Singapore where they will play Atletico Madrid and Paris Saint-Germain on July 26 and July 28 respectively. (more...)
USA, Canada and Mexico to host football World Cup 2026
- Июня 13, 2018

The expanded 2026 men's event, featuring 48 teams for the first time, will be played in 16 different cities - 10 in the USA, plus three sites in both Canada and Mexico. The three countries sprawl over a vast area, making logistics tricky and ensuring that air travel is critical to the travel plans of teams and fans alike. (more...)
Spain sack coach Julen Lopetegui a day before tournament starts Spain sack coach Julen Lopetegui a day before tournament starts
- Июня 13, 2018

The Manchester Evening News claim Real president Florentino Perez is so confident his side will seal the transfer, he has openly spoken about making De Gea the world's first £100m goalkeeper. Later Wednesday, Spain named Hierro as the coach for the tournament in Russian Federation. But Benitez has commented on the prospect of taking the Spanish job in the past. (more...)
LeBron James’ injured hand calls to mind some what LeBron James’ injured hand calls to mind some what
- Июня 13, 2018

Curry has bounced back from his struggles in Game 3 with 20 points, making four of the Warriors' nine 3-pointers. The game reached its zenith in the fourth when Curry finally found his range, hitting his only three with the game on the line, but finishing just 3-16 from the floor. (more...)
NCAA Rule Change Will Prohibit Schools from Blocking Student-Athlete Transfers NCAA Rule Change Will Prohibit Schools from Blocking Student-Athlete Transfers
- Июня 13, 2018

The new process allows the athlete to notify his current school of his desire to transfer and will then require the school to enter the student's name into a database within two business days of the request. The NCAA has made several attempts in recent years to change transfer rules, but this is the first to come up with something substantive - if not comprehensive. (more...)
Don't have sex with foreign men’ Don't have sex with foreign men’
- Июня 13, 2018

The much awaited World cup will kick off Thursday with host country Russian Federation taking on Saudi Arabia at the 81 thousand capacities Luzhniki Stadium. 'I wonder what Pletnyova will say when she's reminded of Say No to Racism, ' wrote radio journalist Tatyana Felgenhauer on Twitter, in reference to FIFA's long-running anti-racism campaign. (more...)
Euroleague star Doncic to remain in National Basketball Association draft Euroleague star Doncic to remain in National Basketball Association draft
- Июня 13, 2018

The 2018 NBA Draft could be a franchise-changing draft for the Los Angeles Clippers . On the Yahoo Sports NBA Podcast with Chris Mannix , NBA insider Shams Charania mentioned that the Clippers are interested in moving up in the draft, with their eyes on Slovenian superstar prospect Luka Doncic . (more...)
Geraint Thomas wins Criterium du Dauphine for Team Sky Geraint Thomas wins Criterium du Dauphine for Team Sky
- Июня 13, 2018

It's a massive race and it's an incredible feeling. I had to chase back on. He follows fellow former British winners Brian Robinson, Robert Millar, Sir Bradley Wiggins and Chris Froome in to the history books. It gave them a 19 second lead over Team Sunweb and a 27 second advantage over Quick-Step Floors. "I managed to get a few more bonus seconds which is good". (more...)
Taco Bell giving away free tacos for Golden State Warriors win Taco Bell giving away free tacos for Golden State Warriors win
- Июня 13, 2018

The Golden State Warriors just stole a road game in the #NBAFinals . Customers can come in to any participating location and get one free Doritos Locos Taco per person, no purchase necessary, while supplies last. At the beginning of the NBA Championship series, the fast food chain pledged to hand out free tacos across the United States if a team "steals" a game while on the road. (more...)
Liverpool prepared to meet Jasper Cillessen's £52.7m release clause
- Июня 13, 2018

Cillessen is a solid goalkeeper, but £52.7 million is a lot of money to pay for someone who has played just two league games since moving to Barca in the summer of 2016. And he is now exhausted of being the back up to Ter Stegen informing the closest of his friends that he wants out of the Camp Nou. Both clubs are in the market for a goalkeeper, with Liverpool struggling to find a permanent candidate for the position and Chelsea set to part ways with Thibaut Courtois who still has not signed ... (more...)
Canada-Mexico to host World Cup 2026 Canada-Mexico to host World Cup 2026
- Июня 13, 2018

The North American countries won with 134 votes, or 67 percent, against an upstart campaign from Morocco, which garnered 65 votes, in the Wednesday morning vote in Moscow. The 2026 tournament will be the first hosted by multiple countries since the 2002 World Cup in Japan and South Korea. United States: Atlanta, Baltimore, Boston, Cincinnati, Dallas, Denver, Houston, Kansas City, Los Angeles, Miami, Nashville, New York/New Jersey, Orlando, Philadelphia, San Francisco, Seattle, ... (more...)