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Brazil trains ahead of World Cup qualifiers

Players on Brazil's national football team, including Paris St Germain striker Neymar, were at the Granja Comary Football Complex in Teresopolis, Brazil on Monday (October 5) to train ahead of World Cup qualifiers. Brazil...

World Cup victory “means everything” for England, says Morgan

England, eliminated at the group stage after a dismal performance in the World Cup four years ago, won by virtue of hitting more boundaries after the match, and a Super Over, both ended in ties. New Zealand made 241 for...

U.S. World Cup champs celebrate in jubilant ticker-tape parade

The squad's 2-0 win over Netherlands in the final match on Sunday (July 7) capped a World Cup campaign that attracted huge television audiences and bestowed celebrity status on Megan Rapinoe, the tournament's top scorer and an outspoken team...

Netherlands fans roar as side reaches first World Cup final with extra-time rocket

It was a long-range strike from Jackie Groenen that sent the European Champions into their first women's World Cup final. The 24-year-old midfielder scored in the 99th minute when she collected a deflected pass outside the box and struck it...

England ‘believe’ ahead of USA semi final test

Bronze's side face defending champions USA in their semi-final match after beating Norway 3-0 in the quarter finals. Bronze believes that the squad's experience in previous last four encounters, mean that they are now better prepared to reach the...

England captain Morgan hails “outstanding” display in hosts’ World Cup win over India

England would've faced a huge uphill task to qualify as one of the best four teams had they lost, but they salvaged their best form to inflict a first defeat of the tournament on India, who had the majority...

USA and Sweden prepare for World Cup meeting

U.S. coach Jill Ellis and player Christen Press answered questions from the media on Wednesday (June 19) Press said a loss to the Swedes in 2016 has stuck with her and her team-mates and that failure will be foremost...

Shakib smashes century as Bangladesh sink West Indies

Chasing 322 for a famous victory, Shakib took complete control with an unbeaten 124 off 99 deliveries, as his ninth ODI century guided Bangladesh home with 51 balls to spare. The 32-year-old captain became the second Bangladesh player to pass...

Arthur looks to folklore as Kohli plays down hype surrounding India v Pakistan showdown

The nuclear-armed neighbours have gone to war three times since independence in the mid-20th century - and another conflict nearly erupted earlier this year, giving an even spicier-than-usual geopolitical backdrop to the contest. India have an unblemished record in 50-overs...
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Indian Prime Minister Modi visits vaccine centres as COVID-19 cases surge

 Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi toured three of the nation's leading vaccine development and manufacturing sites on Saturday (November 28) as coronavirus...

Former Zappos CEO Tony Hsieh dies at 46

Tony Hsieh, former chief executive officer and founder of online shoe and clothing retailer Zappos, died on Friday (November 27), the company...

Daily COVID-19 cases surge past 200,000 in U.S.

The United States has registered more than 200,000 COVID-19 infections over the past 24 hours, the 25th day in a row that...

Wilton Gregory becomes first African-American cardinal

Wilton Gregory, the 72-year-old archbishop of Washington, D.C, on Saturday (November 28) became the first African-American cardinal at a time the United...