Hosting Football World Cup boosts pride, not economy

A few days ago, President Vladimir Putin released a video welcoming football fans to Russia to witness the biggest sporting event in the world. Putin said that hosting the FIFA World Cup 2018 was a matter of “great joy and...

ICC charges SL captain Chandimal

The International Cricket Council (ICC) charged Sri Lanka captain Dinesh...

Germany and Mexico ready for another World Cup clash

Germany and Mexico will face each other in their opening...

Salah fit for Egypt’s next WC match  

Mohamed Salah celebrated his 26th birthday with a Chechen cake...

Messi misses penalty, Iceland hold Argentina

Lionel Messi had a penalty kick saved and Iceland held...

Konta reaches semi-final in Nature Valley Open

British number one Johanna Konta beat Dalila Jakupovic at the...

Magic Ronaldo lights up World Cup with hat-trick to deny Spain

Portugal captain Cristiano Ronaldo lit up the World Cup in...

USA, Canada, Mexico to host 2026 FIFA world cup

The 2026 World Cup will be held in the United States, Canada and Mexico after their joint bid beat Morocco's proposal to host it. The 'United 2026' bid was selected by FIFA member nations, winning 134 votes compared to 65 for Morocco. The 2026 tournament will be the biggest World...

Spain sacks coach Lopetegui just before World Cup debut

Spain coach Julen Lopetegui was...

Nike drops Iran boot deal ahead of World Cup

Sportswear giant Nike says it...

World Cup linesmen will not flag tight offsides

World Cup assistant referees have...

Rumana, Khadija improve in ICC T20 rankings

Title-winners Bangladesh, who defeated India...

Real Madrid appoints Spain manager as head coach

Real Madrid on Tuesday have...