Fifa Lublin (Poland) It took only 9.6 seconds for forward Amadou Sagna to score the first goal of the FIFA U-20 World Cup Poland 2019 – the fastest goal in the history of the competition – as Senegal sailed ahead of Tahiti and never looked ..
MOSCOW: FIFA President Gianni Infantino was presented with the Russian Order of Friendship by Russian President Vladimir Putin on Thursday. In the case of citizens of foreign countries, this state decoration is awarded, among ..
FIBA CHANGSHA, China After a highly competitive Qualifying Draw, Qatar (M), Chinese Taipei (M), South Korea (M), the Philippines (W) and Thailand (W) advanced to the Main Draw of the FIBA 3x3 Asia Cup in Changsha (China). World Cup ..
afp Monaco Max Verstappen conceded that this weekend’s Monaco Grand Prix will see him and Red Bull scrapping to be “best of the rest” after Lewis Hamilton and Mercedes dominated Thursday’s free practice sessions. The Dutch tyro had ..
Reuters MELBOURNE With two completed matches on clay, a petulant tournament default in Rome and character assassinations of some of the game’s leading players, Nick Kyrgios’s French Open build-up has been more or less normal by his ..
DPA Berlin Women’s world number one Naomi Osaka has been drawn against Anna Karolina Schmiedlova in the first round of the French Open on Thursday but men’s clay court great Rafael Nadal must wait for the identity of his opening ..
AFC Tehran The effects of a long season caught up with Qatar Stars League champions Al Sadd as they fell to a 2-0 defeat to Persepolis in their final 2019 AFC Champions League Group D match on Monday. The defeat, with Mahdi Torabi and Ali ..
afp Paris After years of legal battles and threats to quit its historic home, Roland Garros will show off its new look next week, with a nod to the Eiffel Tower and a Second World War resistance fighter while boasting enough plants and ..
Tribune News Network DOHA With the aim of reforming and modernising the national sport structure, the French Government recently invited ICSS INSIGHT to brief the Parliament on sport integrity and existing best practice in the ..
Reuters LONDON India captain Virat Kohli said “world class” England fast bowler Jofra Archer can be the X factor that gives the Cricket World Cup hosts an additional edge in the tournament. Archer, born in Barbados and who ..
reuters MELBOURNE Following one of Australian cricket’s most humbling years, the stars have aligned for the World Cup champions and Aaron Finch’s team head to England with the form and personnel to mount a successful title defence. ..
Reuters New Delhi England’s relationship with the Cricket World Cup has been one of frustration, disappointment and even embarrassment but they host this year’s tournament as the top-ranked 50-over team and favourites to lift the ..