TOPNEWSBYUSA.COM: Top News and Analysis 2019-07-06 08:17

Opinion: More than title at stake for USWNT in World Cup final. Trophy would boost legal case

US women have deflected questions about gender discrimination suit against US Soccer, but they know case gets stronger with another World Cup trophy.    &...

Opinion: More than title at stake for USWNT in World Cup final. Trophy would boost legal case

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Opinion: It'll be newcomer vs. champion for World Cup title as Netherlands, US meet in final The Netherlands proves 2017 European title was no fluke by reaching World Cup final with semifinal win against Sweden, will face US for title.       ...
2019-07-04 03:51

Brian Kilmeade: USWNT could bring home the trophy again, but World Cup about so much more than that Some of America's finest athletes are set to shine "in the spotlight" at the FIFA Women's World Cup, but their impact will be felt far beyond the pitch, according to Brian Kilmeade....
2019-06-07 22:17

Fox Sports ratings for USWNT final against Netherlands up 20% over men's World Cup final last year Fox Sports released ratings, which revealed USWNT final had a 10.0 overnight metered market rating compared to last year's men's match that drew 8.3.       ...
2019-07-08 20:17

Fox Sports viewership for USWNT final against Netherlands up 22% over men's World Cup final last year Fox Sports released ratings, which revealed USWNT final had a 10.0 overnight metered market rating compared to last year's men's match that drew 8.3.       ...
2019-07-09 06:34

Rugby: Japan claim Pacific Nations trophy in World Cup boost Japan overpowered a dogged United States 34-20 to win the Pacific Nations Cup in Suva on Saturday and enjoy a timely confidence boost six weeks out from hosting the World Cup....
2019-08-10 14:34

Opinion: The USWNT had better win the World Cup or legacy will be that of celebration flap The U.S. women's national team needs to win this year's World Cup or they'll only be remembered for their celebration debacle in win over Thailand.       ...
2019-06-21 18:00

USWNT celebrates World Cup title with NY parade The U.S. women’s soccer team won its fourth World Cup title July 7 — and celebrated in style with a ticker tape parade in New York.       ...
2019-07-10 23:51

Opinion: After decades of dominance, the rest of the world is catching up with the USWNT Rather than two or three favorites, there are five or six countries with legitimate title aspirations at this World Cup       ...
2019-06-08 20:17

Opinion: The Women's World Cup showed Europe is on rise. What will USWNT do to keep pace? U.S. Soccer needs to settle lawsuit, bolster NWSL and examine youth structure to keep ahead of European teams at next Women's World Cup.       ...
2019-07-08 20:17

Opinion: With dominant World Cup win over Sweden, USWNT puts the rest of the field on notice With 2-0 World Cup victory over Sweden that clinched top of Group F and avenged most embarrassing loss in team history, USWNT put everyone on notice.       ...
2019-06-21 05:34

Opinion: Two weeks in at World Cup, USWNT among winners, while FIFA remains a huge loser Two weeks in at the World Cup, record TV ratings show there is interest in women's sports, but FIFA has done a terrible job of marketing in France.       ...
2019-06-22 05:51

What USWNT’s World Cup final foe will have to contend with The United States qualified for its fifth World Cup final Tuesday, with a 2-1 victory over England in Lyon, France. This is the third consecutive finals appearance for the Americans after facing Japan in back-to-back championships, falling in 2011 be...
2019-07-03 03:51

What USWNT will face in World Cup final against Netherlands The United States is on the cusp of becoming back-to-back Women’s World Cup champions. A tournament that at first seemed as if it wasn’t going to challenge the dominant Americans quickly transformed into a series of tight-knit, thrilling one-goal con...
2019-07-07 08:34

USWNT advances to Women's World Cup final For the ability to rise to the occasion, for the aptitude to turn a blind eye to pressure and produce on the grandest of stages, there is still no team quite like the US....
2019-07-03 02:34

Opinion: USWNT's Alex Morgan points out glaring sexism surrounding World Cup celebrations USWNT's Alex Morgan discusses double standard over women's World Cup celebrations, while pointing out male athletes are "grabbing their (genitals)."       ...
2019-07-05 19:51

Sip on this England: USWNT advance to their third straight World Cup final SportsPulse: The USWNT and England played in an instant classic. And as Nancy Armour details, the U.S. continued their savagery ways on and off the pitch in route to the World Cup final.       ...
2019-07-03 06:01

USWNT is facing new challenge in second half of World Cup final The United States and the Netherlands are scoreless through Sunday’s first half of the Women’s World Cup Final. It’s the first time all tournament that the U.S. hasn’t scored through the first 45 minutes, as the Americans recorded their first t...
2019-07-07 18:34

Megan Rapinoe will start for USWNT in World Cup final Megan Rapinoe is officially back. The soccer star will start Sunday’s Women’s World Cup final against the Netherlands, the team announced. Rapinoe had sat out last week’s 2-1 win against England in the semifinals due to a hamstrin...
2019-07-07 17:00

Trump hoping for USWNT World Cup final victory Despite his war of words with outspoken soccer star Megan Rapinoe, President Trump said Friday that he hoped the US would win Sunday’s Women’s World Cup final in London against the Netherlands. “I don’t know that I’ll be able to,” Trump told re...
2019-07-05 21:00

USWNT vs. the Netherlands: How to watch the 2019 World Cup final The USWNT is ready to defend its World Cup title, and the last step comes on Sunday, July 7 at 11 a.m. ET when the Americans face the Netherlands. Their 2-1 win against England on Tuesday marked the U.S.’s 11th consecutive win in World Cup matches, b...
2019-07-07 15:34

Netherlands wins World Cup thriller to earn final matchup with USWNT It took a few extra minutes but the Netherlands dispatched Sweden, 1-0, and earn a spot in the World Cup final. Jackie Groenen’s low drive in the 99th minute escaped the outstretched fingers of Sweden goalkeeper Hedvig Lindahl and found the cor...
2019-07-04 00:00

The Netherlands Beat Sweden, Will Meet USWNT In Women's World Cup Final The Netherlands haven’t exactly been the free-flowing, highlight-making, net-assaulting bunch at this World Cup that their talent and our expectations would’ve predicted, though I’m sure the Dutch and their endearingly rabid fans aren’t too bothered ...
2019-07-04 02:00

USWNT survives Megan Rapinoe absence to reach World Cup final Megan Rapinoe’s absence did not stop the United States’ World Cup juggernaut. It was not without drama, however, as the Americans survived a nerve-wracking second half to hold off England 2-1 in a semifinal thriller on Tuesday in Lyon, Fr...
2019-07-02 23:51

Donald Trump is sending delegation to World Cup final in support of USWNT President Trump, who has attacked USWNT star Megan Rapinoe on Twitter, is sending a delegation to the World Cup final in support of the US women.       ...
2019-07-04 03:51

Opinion: Carli Lloyd wants to start, but she wants another World Cup title even more Carli Lloyd is playing in her third World Cup, but is coming off the bench for the first time thanks to an abundance of talent at forward.       ...
2019-06-14 20:51

USWNT’s Megan Rapinoe expects to play in World Cup final after hamstring strain Megan Rapinoe expects to play in Sunday’s World Cup final despite dealing with a hamstring strain. “Just a little minor strain. Day to day, but I feel like I’ll be ready for the final,” Rapinoe said Tuesday after the USWNTR...
2019-07-03 00:17

Sue Bird’s injury lets her attend World Cup final, see Megan Rapinoe, USWNT Sue Bird has missed the entire WNBA season thus far due to knee surgery. The good thing about it is that she can get to Lyon, France for the Women’s World Cup final to watch her girlfriend, Megan Rapinoe, and the US Women’s National Team....
2019-07-05 19:17

Women's World Cup final picks: USWNT is the unanimous favorite vs. Netherlands More than a dozen media members covering World Cup were asked for their final predictions and U.S. got every vote       ...
2019-07-06 16:00

World Cup 2019 final: How to watch USWNT vs. Netherlands; start time, TV, streaming info The USWNT is looking to win its fourth World Cup title on Sunday against the Netherlands. Here's everything you need to know to watch the match.       ...
2019-07-07 07:34

Opinion: USWNT's Megan Rapinoe is living her patriotism at World Cup. What's your excuse? USWNT star Megan Rapinoe has a platform, and she's using it at the World Cup. She's showing she's more American than her critics, writes Nancy Armour.       ...
2019-07-04 03:51

Opinion: U.S. women can chase World Cup title, fight for equality at same time The entire women's national team has sued U.S. Soccer for gender discrimination, including claims that some earn 38 percent of what men earn.       ...
2019-06-09 19:17

Opinion: Calling for (ridiculous) new celebration rules after USWNT's blowout win at Women's World Cup The USWNT throttled Thailand 13-0 on Tuesday at the Women's World Cup. But their celebrations rubbed some the wrong way. Here's one way to handle it.       ...
2019-06-13 07:34

Opinion: The World Cup might be over, but we aren't nearly done with USWNT's stars The USWNT won the World Cup. But they won't be leaving the spotlight soon with a showdown with U.S. Soccer coming up and the 2020 Olympics looming.       ...
2019-07-08 20:17

Fans gather to celebrate USWNT World Cup title at parade: 'This is a huge deal' Hundreds of thousands crowded the streets of lower Manhattan on a warm and sunny Wednesday morning to celebrate USWNT's second consecutive World Cup title.       ...
2019-07-10 23:51

Opinion: C'mon, FIFA. Let the women have their day with World Cup final FIFA allowed two confederations to schedule championship games of men's tournaments on the same day as the World Cup final for the women.       ...
2019-07-07 03:34

Opinion: Nothing against Sweden, but World Cup final deserves a fresher matchup Sweden and the Netherlands play Wednesday to determine the USWNT's opponent in Sunday’s World Cup final. Who to root for should be obvious.       ...
2019-07-03 06:01

Opinion: Only arrogant if you can't back it up and US women do, advancing to World Cup final Alex Morgan sips tea and Alyssa Naeher shuts down England as the U.S. women advance to the World Cup final with a 2-1 win.       ...
2019-07-02 23:51

Opinion: Win or lose in final, Netherlands emerges from Women's World Cup as a force Netherlands had never qualified for a major international tournament until 2009 European championships. Now here they are in the World Cup final.       ...
2019-07-04 19:00

Opinion: Messages matter, and teams in World Cup final send good one with female coaches For only second time since the World Cup began in 1991, both teams in the final will have a female coach: Jill Ellis and Sarina Wiegman.       ...
2019-07-07 18:17

Marc Gasol adds World Cup to NBA title as Spain beat Argentina in final Gasol won NBA title with Toronto Raptors earlier this yearRicky Rubio stars for Spain in 95-75 victory in finalSpain have captured their second Basketball World Cup, defeating Argentina 95-75 on Sunday to give Marc Gasol a rare double-title year.Rick...
2019-09-16 03:34

On This Day: William Joppy thrashed Roberto Duran in the Panamanian’s final world title fight Matt Christie tells the sad story of Roberto Duran's third round August 28, 1998 defeat to William Joppy The post On This Day: William Joppy thrashed Roberto Duran in the Panamanian’s final world title fight appeared first on Boxing News....
2019-08-28 13:00

Tim Brown won the Heisman Trophy but missed out on Notre Dame's last national title Tim Brown won the Heisman Trophy his senior season at Notre Dame. But he missed out when the Irish won the national championship the following year.       ...
2019-09-02 11:34

Opinion: Any embarrassment over USWNT's lopsided win over Thailand belongs to FIFA The gap between the haves and the have-nots remains glaring, and there seems to be little incentive from the sport’s power brokers to change that.       ...
2019-06-13 07:34

At stake in the NBA Finals: The title of ‘best player in the league’ For the first time in eight years, LeBron James isn't in the NBA Finals. His mantle as the game's top player is up for grabs, and three stars could make compelling cases....
2019-05-29 14:00

Gilead to Boost Stake in Belgian Biotech Galapagos as Part of $5.1 Billion Deal Gilead Sciences will pay $5.1 billion to lift its stake in Galapagos NV and gain rights outside Europe to the Belgian biotechnology company’s treatments in development....
2019-07-15 00:00

Opinion: Donald Trump picked the wrong time for a Twitter rift with Megan Rapinoe, USWNT After the USWNT won their semifinal match at the World Cup, Donald Trump didn't tweet about the win. That's because he staked out the wrong position.       ...
2019-07-04 03:51

World Cup parade: USWNT celebrates 2019 Women's World Cup championship USWNT won its fourth World Cup title July 7 — and Wednesday it celebrated in style with a ticker tape parade in New York.       ...
2019-07-10 23:51

Duleep Trophy Final: Unadkat Claims 4 Wickets To Put India Red In Control Jaydev Unadkat returned with a four-wicket haul as India Red reduced India Green to 147 for 8 at stumps on the opening day of the rain-hit Duleep Trophy final....
2019-09-05 00:00

Sports world celebrates USWNT's dominant World Cup win Somehow, the USWNT exceeded ridiculous expectations with its 2-0 win over the Netherlands in the World Cup final and the sports world loved it.       ...
2019-07-07 21:00

Opinion: Why Vanderbilt can win the SEC football title, and why Alabama could not With the start of the college football season coming when Florida and Miami play Saturday, here are the first SEC rankings of the season.       ...
2019-08-23 10:34

Opinion: Clarity On Taxes To Boost Investor Confidence In Start-Up Ecosystem Start-ups need clarity on taxes. It would also be helpful if they are offered hand-holding, especially when it comes to compliances and regulatory affairs....
2019-06-21 16:34

Opinion: Donald Trump won't discuss equal pay for USWNT. It's fine; the women have got this Asked about equal pay for the U.S. women's soccer team, Donald Trump said, "We'll talk about that later." But these women don't need his help.       ...
2019-06-13 07:34

England will go on to win a trophy after World Cup exit, says Lucy Bronze • Lionesses knocked out at semi-final stage again• Bronze disappointed with her performance against USALucy Bronze has said she “knows for a fact this team is going to win a trophy” after England lost against the USA in their World Cup semi-final.For...
2019-07-04 01:34

Judge drops graft case against ex-Italian PM Berlusconi over Mediolanum stake An Italian judge dropped a corruption case against former Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi linked to a stake held by his holding company Fininvest in asset manager Banca Mediolanum, Berlusconi's lawyer said on Wednesday....
2019-07-24 15:00

Women’s World Cup: Americans don’t intend to leave trophy in France The United States women’s national soccer team say they are not defending their World Cup trophy. Instead, they are on the attack for another one – and don’t intend to leave France without it....
2019-06-04 22:34

What's at stake in September? Our experts answer the biggest final-month questions Who will be the first to 100 wins -- and losses? Which team in the playoff field now is most likely to miss the postseason? Here's what to expect down the stretch....
2019-09-03 17:34

Opinion: Is coach Steve Kerr one of NBA's greatest? He will be if Warriors win this title With all the headwinds facing the Warriors now, winning this title may be enough to put Steve Kerr on the same tier as the best who’ve ever done it.        ...
2019-06-05 01:34

Opinion: Warriors need Kevin Durant if they want to beat Raptors for NBA title three-peat Golden State is trailing in the NBA Finals for the first time during its spectacular run, and it's clear now the Warriors aren't better without KD.        ...
2019-05-31 06:51

County cricket: Somerset and Yorkshire wins boost title hopes – as it happened Yorkshire beat Nottinghamshire by 143 runs to close the gap on Essex, while Somerset are just two points behind the leaders after beating Warwickshire 6.25pm BST Somerset successfully chased 258 at Edgbaston to beat Warwickshire and close the gap to ...
2019-08-21 19:34

County cricket: Yorkshire collapse hands Somerset title boost – as it happened A calamitous morning collapse at Taunton swung the championship pendulum towards Somerset with Essex struggling against Warwickshire 8.29pm BST A calamitous morning collapse at Taunton swung the championship pendulum firmly towards Somerset. From a p...
2019-09-11 22:00

Odisha-Based Miniature Artist Carves World Cup Trophy On Pencil Tip With the World Cup fever set to grip the nation, an Odisha-based miniature artist, L Eshwar Rao, has chosen a unique way to express his love for the game....
2019-05-29 07:00

USWNT's World Cup in numbers From Megan Rapinoe's iconic celebration to Alex Morgan sipping tea after scoring against England in the semifinals, the US Women's National Soccer Team at the World Cup has caused quite the stir....
2019-07-06 18:17

Final Assam Citizens' List Today, Status Of 41 Lakh At Stake: 10 Points The National Register of Citizens or NRC - a list intended to identify legal residents and weed out illegal immigrants from Assam - will be published at 10 am today, with around 41 lakh people......
2019-08-30 22:34

Jeffrey Epstein's final days – and the legal cases that won’t die with him In the final days of Jeffrey Epstein’s life, the high-flying financier who had once counted royalty and presidents among his friends was largely flying under the radar, communicating little from his eight-foot-square cell in a New York federal lockup...
2019-08-12 23:51

Opinion: Masterful moves of coach Nick Nurse have Raptors on brink of first NBA title Once a coaching vagabond of basketball’s minor leagues, Nick Nurse proves NBA teams don't need to keep recycling same names to find big-time coach.       ...
2019-06-08 23:51

Opinion: Cowboys' LB Jaylon Smith’s passion play away from football is to boost business dreams On Friday, Dallas Cowboys LB Jaylon Smith will host the finals of a venture pitch competition for entrepreneurs in his hometown of Fort Wayne.       ...
2019-07-11 21:51

Kevin Spacey’s legal woes persist even with groping case out Kevin Spacey’s legal woes are not over, despite the collapse of the only criminal case brought against the two-time Oscar winner since he became mired in sexual misconduct allegations...
2019-07-18 23:17

The legal collectives that help German football fans fight their case Match-going fans in Germany used to stand alone against authorities if they had a brush with the law. But with relations between fans and police 'in a bad place' legal collectives have been set up to help supporters....
2019-07-19 16:00

Prominent Republicans File Brief to Support L.G.B.T. Rights in Legal Case The group — including Meg Whitman, Mark McKinnon and Ken Mehlman, the former chairman of the Republican National Committee — says the Civil Rights Act bans such discrimination....
2019-07-02 22:17

Soccer: Beyond World Cup, U.S. team eyes bigger trophy - support for women's game The U.S. women's national soccer team on Tuesday launch their bid for a fourth World Cup, but beyond lifting the trophy the squad are also aiming for a cultural breakthrough for the game....
2019-06-11 15:51

USWNT shuts out Netherlands to win another World Cup LYON, France — Megan Rapinoe stood on the field, arms outstretched, striking her now trademark victory pose symbolizing the confidence of a U.S. team that celebrated and savored each triumph at the Women’s World Cup. Rapinoe won the Golden Bal...
2019-07-08 04:51

USWNT’s last big World Cup threat may be in front of them Can the United States women’s soccer team avoid a letdown against the Lionesses of England in Tuesday’s World Cup semifinal (Fox, 3 p.m.)? That’s the big question facing sports bettors. The U.S. has established itself as the best team in the tourname...
2019-07-02 15:17

USWNT doubles down on all those World Cup celebrations The United States Women’s National Team isn’t backing down to celebration critics. As the USWNT thrashed Thailand 13-0 in their World Cup opener Tuesday, many were quick to condemn the squad for continuing to celebrate goals after the end result had ...
2019-06-12 22:51

Legal pot faces final public hearing test in Maine AUGUSTA, Maine — Maine’s tentative rules about legalized recreational marijuana are up for a key hearing that could represent one of the proposal’s final hurdles before approval. The proposal is scheduled for a public hearing before the M...
2019-06-10 11:00

Opinion: Clemson, not Alabama, now face of college football as it aims for national title repeat Clemson owns the spotlight in the ACC and all of college football as the Tigers look to defend last season's national championship.       ...
2019-07-18 05:00

Legal briefs: Suspended judge pleads in underwear-theft case CENTRAL ISLIP, N.Y. (AP) — A suspended New York judge has pleaded guilty to attempted burglary for trying to sneak into a neighbor’s home to steal her underwear. Robert Cicale pleaded guilty Friday in Suffolk County court. Prosecutors say the 50-year...
2019-09-15 13:00

Second judge blocks Justice Dept. bid for new legal team in census case A U.S. judge in Maryland on Wednesday rejected a Department of Justice request to replace its legal team in cases concerning the 2020 census, the second time in two days a federal judge has stymied the government's attempt to bring in new lawyers....
2019-07-11 00:34

After World Cup, USWNT could really score at home for soccer Once the equal pay issue is properly resolved, the USA men's and women's teams can grow and prosper by doing joint promotional efforts: Our view       ...
2019-07-09 06:34

USWNT will have to overcome World Cup circus one more time Heather O’Reilly has been on every side of this. The former United States Women’s National Team midfielder was a part of the World Cup heartbreak in 2011, the jubilation in 2015 and now she is playing the role of nervous spectator. “I was a complete ...
2019-07-05 15:34

Chile braced to face USWNT at World Cup The reigning Women's World Cup champion sure didn't ease into France 2019 as the US Women's National Team thrashed Thailand 13-0 in its opening game of the tournament....
2019-06-15 16:34

World Cup: USWNT can't take England lightly SportsPulse: After beating France in the 'match of the summer' the USWNT are one win away from the World Cup Final. Their opponent in England is no easy challenge.       ...
2019-07-01 20:17

USWNT’s most goals in a World Cup game makes men’s stat look really bad The score seemed straight from a game of football — not fútbol — and it proved historic. The US Women’s National Team opened the World Cup on Tuesday with a 13-0 demolition of Thailand, marking the most goals in a single game and the most...
2019-06-12 01:00

USWNT’s date with France may be World Cup’s most meaningful game The Women’s World Cup trophy will be hoisted on July 7. The title may be decided Friday. The always looming, highly anticipated, seemingly inevitable clash between the co-favorites comes to fruition two rounds too early, when the United States and Fr...
2019-06-28 16:17

USWNT: 2019 World Cup champions arrive home The U.S. Women's National Team arrived Monday at Newark Liberty International Airport fresh off its 2019 Women's World Cup title.       ...
2019-07-09 06:34

At left back, Crystal Dunn is getting it right for USWNT at World Cup “She watched films, she studied,” U.S. Coach Jill Ellis said. "She’s very diligent. I chatted with her [last week] and said, 'Dunnie, You’ve grown so much, you are so ready for this moment.’ "...
2019-07-04 18:34

Rapinoe’s attitude, finals scare: How USWNT won the World Cup Here’s how the U.S. Women’s national team won its second straight World Cup, capped off Sunday by a dominant 2-0 win over the Netherlands: Stars of the game, entire tournament Megan Rapinoe was more than just a leader throughout the United States’ Wo...
2019-07-08 04:51

Fox Sports created a USWNT Snapchat AR lens for the World Cup The United States women's national soccer team laid down a clear statement of intent to their World Cup rivals after a record-breaking 13-0 win over Thailand in their opening game. Alex Morgan grabbed the headlines by scoring five goals against ...
2019-06-14 23:34

USWNT clinches knockout round spot at World Cup _____ Carli Lloyd scored two of the United States’ three first-half goals, as the USWNT clinched a spot in the knockout rounds of the 2019 Women’s World Cup with a 3-0 defeat of Chile on Sunday in Paris. Julie Ertz scored the other goal, while Lloyd ...
2019-06-16 21:01

Alyssa Naeher’s amazing saves keep USWNT in World Cup Alyssa Naeher just went from the biggest question mark on the United States women’s national team to the biggest reason they are moving on to the World Cup final. Naeher, the heavily scrutinized longtime understudy to Hope Solo, preserved Team ...
2019-07-02 23:51

USWNT wins most lopsided game in World Cup history The US Women’s National Team, it turns out, is pretty good at this soccer thing. Good enough to cover the spread … of an American football game. The Americans decimated Thailand 13-0 in their opening game at the Women’s World Cup. A...
2019-06-11 23:34

Nancy Pelosi invites USWNT to Capitol following World Cup win House Speaker Nancy Pelosi invited the US women’s national soccer team to the Capitol following its World Cup win over the Netherlands on Sunday. T​he California Democrat praised the team for its “strength, unity & patriotism.”​ ...
2019-07-08 16:34

It’s World Cup knockout time: The challenges facing USWNT The World Cup has dispensed with the formalities, and now can move on to its riveting climax … in the quarterfinals? The draw for the knockout stages of women’s soccer’s marquee tournament has presented a fascinating, even cruel, twist: a final-worth...
2019-06-23 16:51

USWNT shuts out Chile, trolls critics in another World Cup win They took down Chile — and the critics. Carli Lloyd scored a pair of goals for the United States in a somewhat subdued 3-0 victory over Chile that advanced the defending Women’s World Cup champions to the round of 16. The Americans were c...
2019-06-16 22:17

USWNT World Cup celebration: The party that hasn't stopped The USWNT's win at the Women's World Cup set off a huge celebration -- and a parade in New York City. Here's a look at the team's whirlwind 72 hours....
2019-07-10 23:00

Thailand's World Cup Hopes Could Hinge On Not Getting Stomped By The USWNT In a few hours’ time, barring a sequence of events so improbable as to not even merit serious concern, the USWNT will have easily beaten Thailand in the two countries’ opening 2019 Women’s World Cup match. The extent of that essentially guaranteed re...
2019-06-11 22:34

Megan Rapinoe sends USWNT into World Cup semis PARIS — Megan Rapinoe went from controversy to triumph, scoring twice for the United States in the much-anticipated clash with host France to send the defending champions into the semifinals of the Women’s World Cup with a 2-1 victory Friday ni...
2019-06-29 01:51

USWNT World Cup victory is ultimate validation for equality Former USWNT star Kristine Lilly was in Lyon, France for the Women’s World Cup Final, where the United States emerged as back-to-back champions after a 2-0 victory over the Netherlands on Sunday. Lilly accurately predicted the 2-0 outcome in her gues...
2019-07-08 19:00

The Women's World Cup final got bigger US TV ratings than the 2018 men's final AP Photo/David Vincent Fox's broadcast of the Women's World Cup final on Sunday was watched by 14.3 million viewers, according to Nielsen. That's up 22% from last year's broadcast of the men's final. Sunday's game is the most watched soccer telecast...
2019-07-09 11:34

Women’s World Cup final ratings surpass last year’s men’s final American television viewers turned out in large numbers to see if the U.S. women’s national soccer team, led by Megan Rapinoe, could bring home the title of world champion. The 2019 Women’s World Cup final Sunday, in which the United States bea...
2019-07-09 02:51

Women’s World Cup final ratings beat out 2018 Men’s final The US Women’s National Team’s popularity, it turns out, translates to viewership. The Women’s World Cup final, featuring the USWNT and the Netherlands, drew a 10.0 overnight rating, per Variety, beating out the 2018 men’s fin...
2019-07-08 21:51

U.S. judge denies Justice Dept. request to shake up legal team in census case A federal judge in Manhattan on Tuesday denied an effort by the U.S. Justice Department to shake up the legal team of civil division attorneys that have long handled the 2020 census-related cases....
2019-07-10 01:00

Jussie Smollett: Still in legal peril after judge affirms special prosecutor to reexamine his case Bad news for Jussie Smollett, Chicago top prosecutor: Judge will not reconsider appointing special prosecutor to probe case, maybe revive charges.        ...
2019-08-01 01:34

Lindsey Horan back in Paris with USWNT for Women’s World Cup Said Horan, who skipped college soccer to play for Paris Saint-Germain: “Being on the world stage and being at a World Cup in this city — it’s just absolutely insane.”...
2019-06-16 08:00

Explained: Does revenue explain the USWNT's World Cup bonus shortfall? As the US women’s soccer team’s wage discrimination lawsuit heads toward mediation, here’s everything you need to know about the pressing questionsWhen the Guardian reported the exclusive details of how small the World Cup bonuses for the US women’s ...
2019-07-24 10:17

Lindsey Horan benched in surprise USWNT World Cup decision Midfielder Lindsay Horan is not in the United States starting lineup for their World Cup quarterfinal matchup with France on Friday. Horan is healthy, according to Sports Illustrated, and American head coach Jill Ellis will be viciously second-guesse...
2019-06-28 22:00

Trumps, Obamas, Clintons congratulate USWNT after World Cup triumph Tennis legend Billie Jean King praised the U.S. team for bringing attention to women's sports and the issue of equal pay, while a host of other politicians chimed in....
2019-07-08 00:51

Senator pushes equal pay for USWNT with World Cup funding threat Getting equal pay for the United States women’s national team has gone from talk to action. Sen. Joe Manchin (D-W.Va.) introduced a bill to withhold federal funding for the 2026 men’s World Cup, which will be jointly hosted by the US, Can...
2019-07-10 23:51

USWNT wins World Cup, cements itself forever in sports history SportsPulse: The U.S. women are World Cup champions, yet again. The Americans lived up to all of the pre-tournament hype and expectations claiming their fourth title. And as Nancy Armour puts it, their impact will be long lasting on and off the field...
2019-07-07 20:17

Megan Rapinoe sits in USWNT’s stunning World Cup decision The United States will start the World Cup semifinal matchup with England on Tuesday without their purple-haired hero Megan Rapinoe. USA coach Jill Ellis has inserted Christen Press in Rapinoe’s place, joining Alex Morgan and Tobin Heath on the...
2019-07-02 20:34

Opinion: Moldovan crisis a test case for Russia-US cooperation The power struggle in Moldova continues: Two presidents and two governments, with the international community being surprisingly in agreement. It stands as a test for future developments, writes Robert Schwartz....
2019-06-13 08:34

Opinion: In Tönnies case, Schalke are trampling on their own mission statement Schalke's honorary board has allowed Clemens Tönnies to remain as chairman despite racist remarks about Africans. With the decision, the club are trampling on their own mission statement, says DW's Andreas Sten-Ziemons....
2019-08-07 17:00

Court rejects Kentucky's attempt to shirk legal frees in Kim Davis gay marriage case Former Rowan County clerk Kim Davis was successfully sued in 2015 for refusing to follow the Supreme Court's ruling on same-sex marriage.        ...
2019-08-24 05:00

Court rejects Kentucky's attempt to shirk legal fees in Kim Davis gay marriage case Former Rowan County clerk Kim Davis was successfully sued in 2015 for refusing to follow the Supreme Court's ruling on same-sex marriage.        ...
2019-08-25 07:00

USWNT, USSF agree to mediation in gender-discrimination lawsuit after World Cup Both sides are interested in resolving the longstanding disagreement over pay and working conditions, according to two people with knowledge of each parties’ thinking....
2019-06-22 02:34

World Cup: It doesn't get any easier as No. 3 England awaits USWNT in semifinals England's Ellen White is tied for most goals in the World Cup with five; defense has allowed only one goal - in the tournament opener       ...
2019-06-29 07:00

Live updates: USWNT vs. France in Women's World Cup quarterfinals Live updates and analysis as the USWNT faces off with France in the quarterfinals of the Women's World Cup.       ...
2019-06-28 21:34

Women's World Cup Live: Follow the action from USWNT vs. Sweden The U.S. women play Sweden in the final Group F game of the Women's World Cup in what will be the first accurate read on the Americans’ title chances.       ...
2019-06-20 20:00

Rose Lavelle blooms for USWNT in World Cup, establishes herself as a star of the future Rose Lavelle’s value to the USWNT will only grow. She turned 24 in May, and several veterans are likely to move on after the Tokyo Olympics.       ...
2019-07-08 12:34

Ali Krieger wanted world to know the USWNT had Megan Rapinoe's back President Donald Trump took to Twitter over months-old video of Megan Rapinoe saying she wouldn't go to White House and even older stance on anthem       ...
2019-06-29 14:51

Women's World Cup: What time does USWNT play today vs. Thailand? The USWNT competes in its first game of the 2019 FIFA Women's World Cup on Tuesday against Thailand. Here's everything you need to know for the match.       ...
2019-06-11 19:00

Chuck Schumer celebrates USWNT World Cup victory by calling for equal pay Chuck Schumer congratulated the US women’s national soccer team on Monday by calling for equal pay for women. The Senate Minority Leader acknowledged the team’s “sustained level of excellence” before declaring that they have made an...
2019-07-09 15:00

Opinion: Raptors star Kawhi Leonard making his case for best player in the NBA Kawhi Leonard has carried the Raptors to the brink of the first NBA Finals appearance in franchise history, and he's done it less than 100% healthy.        ...
2019-05-24 12:00

World Cup: Megan Rapinoe does her talking with feet, scoring twice to lead USWNT to semis Megan Rapinoe responded at the World Cup on Friday with a pair of goals against France that sent the USWNT into the semifinals to face England.       ...
2019-06-29 07:00

USWNT's Carli Lloyd claps back with golf clap during World Cup USWNT forward Carli Lloyd let out a clap heard ‘round the world on Sunday during the Women's World Cup.       ...
2019-06-17 19:34

Did USWNT players celebrate their goals with too much gusto? World Cup rout sparks debate. Some figures in the soccer world, and elsewhere, opined that the team should have tried to "tone down" their displays at some point, but others, such as Abby Wambach, strongly disagreed....
2019-06-12 12:17

USWNT Turned The Netherlands Into Freshly Squeezed Orange Juice And Won The Women's World Cup After a long week that seemed to focus more on the hurt feelings of some English fans—and perhaps even tea-drinkers in general—than the final game of this tournament, the USWNT defeated the Netherlands 2-0 to win their fourth Women’s World Cup title....
2019-07-07 21:00

Women's World Cup: Game time, TV, streaming info and more for USWNT vs. Thailand The USWNT competes in its first game of the 2019 FIFA Women's World Cup on Tuesday against Thailand. Here's everything you need to know for the match.       ...
2019-06-11 16:17

Senate bill would block federal funds for 2026 World Cup until USWNT gets equal pay West Virginia Senator Joe Manchin, who introduced the bill, said that the "clear unequitable pay between the U.S. men’s and women’s soccer teams is unacceptable."...
2019-07-10 07:00

World Cup champion USWNT's equal pay talks with U.S. Soccer Federation break down The U.S. women's national soccer team is "sorely disappointed" no agreement was reached in mediation talks with the U.S. Soccer Federation.       ...
2019-08-15 05:51

Women's World Cup: Hello Kitty, surfing and Japanese game shows. Getting to know the USWNT Alex Morgan predicted her path when she was 7, Alyssa Naeher wants to be in a crossword puzzle and Megan Rapinoe was once on a game show in Japan.        ...
2019-06-07 01:51

World Cup broadcaster, ex-player Kaylyn Kyle says she got death threats for USWNT criticism Ex-Canadian soccer player Kaylyn Kyle, a World Cup analyst for TSN, said she got death threats after criticizing the U.S. team over its celebrations.       ...
2019-06-13 07:34

Here’s Every Time Ashlyn Harris Said “Bitch” As The USWNT Celebrated Its World Cup Victory [Update] After beating the Netherlands to win the World Cup Sunday, the United States women’s national team partied hard—in the locker room, on the bus, at the club. Thankfully, backup goalkeeper Ashlyn Harris documented the whole thing on her Instagram story...
2019-07-09 01:17

| Pliskova wins 4th title of 2019 in rain-hit final World number two Karolina Pliskova claimed her fourth title of the year as she defeated Petra Martic in a rain-disrupted final at the inaugural Zhengzhou Open on Sunday....
2019-09-15 21:34

BC Partners close to buying majority stake in Garda World - WSJ Private equity firm BC Partners is nearing a deal to buy a majority stake in Canada-based security services company Garda World Security Corp, the Wall Street Journal reported on Tuesday....
2019-07-23 10:34

Jennifer Lopez gives steamy lap dance to USWNT star Carli Lloyd to celebrate World Cup win Carli Lloyd of the U.S. women's national soccer team celebrated her recent World Cup victory with a lap dance from J. Lo.        ...
2019-07-18 08:00

World Cup 2019 quarterfinal: How to watch USWNT vs. France; Start time, TV, streaming info The USWNT faces its toughest competition yet in a quarterfinal match against France. Here's all the info you need to catch the World Cup action.       ...
2019-06-28 13:17

U.S. soccer couple Sydney Leroux, Dom Dwyer announce new baby before USWNT World Cup game U.S. soccer players Sydney Leroux and Dom Dwyer welcomed a baby girl on Friday, announcing Roux James' birth on social media.       ...
2019-06-29 07:00

World Cup 2019 semifinal: How to watch USWNT vs. England; start time, TV, streaming info The USWNT continues its World Cup run in a semifinal match against England. Here's all the info you need to catch the action.       ...
2019-07-02 14:34

Opinion: Did we just watch the final kicks of Indianapolis Colts kicker Adam Vinatieri? Adam Vinatieri's struggles reached critical mass after a win against the Titans, when Colts owner Jim Irsay said "I'm concerned" about the kicker.       ...
2019-09-16 06:34

Van Rooyen birdies final hole to win 1st European Tour title Erik van Rooyen birdied the final hole to win his first European Tour title at the Scandinavian Invitation        ...
2019-08-26 07:00

Podcast: Roebuck on Lauda's final title in F1's closest ever fight Niki Lauda's final crowning achievement as a Formula 1 driver was his triumph in the 1984 title fight - a battle celebrated in this archive edition of The Autosport Podcast...
2019-05-21 15:01

Seeking 9th Wimbledon title, Federer faces Djokovic in final Roger Federer will be seeking his record ninth Wimbledon title when he faces defending champion Novak Djokovic in the final        ...
2019-07-13 16:17

AB InBev seeks $9.8 billion for Asia stake in world's largest 2019 IPO Brewing giant Anheuser-Busch InBev NV (AB InBev) is seeking to raise up to $9.8 billion by listing its Asia-Pacific business in Hong Kong, marking what would be the world's largest initial public offering this year....
2019-07-02 15:17

Opinion: Blues complete amazing turnaround by beating Sharks to reach Stanley Cup Final The St. Louis Blues, who were last in the NHL on Jan. 2, beat the San Jose Sharks and will face the Boston Bruins in the Stanley Cup Final.        ...
2019-05-22 08:34

Perfect stage for England to prove they are world-beaters in Cricket World Cup final England have generally been hopeless at World Cups and the last time they were at Lord's 16 days ago, this campaign — which they planned so meticulously that they held the favourites tag — looked to be veering off-piste just like the rest....
2019-07-12 18:51

Yastremska sinks Garcia in epic final to claim Strasbourg title "May 25 (Reuters) - Ukraine\u0027s Dayana Yastremska beat France\u0027s Caroline Garcia 6-4 5-7 7-6(3) in an thrilling match to win her third WTA singles title at the Strasbourg International on Saturday."...
2019-05-25 20:51

Nadal aims for 19th major title vs Medvedev in US Open final Rafael Nadal tries to win a 19th Grand Slam singles title and Daniil Medvedev gets a chance for his first        ...
2019-09-08 09:34

EURO Under-21: Germany title defense falls at final hurdle against Spain Germany's Under-21s were unable to defend their European title as Spain exacted their revenge for the loss in 2017. La Roja were crowned European champions for a fifth time following a 2-1 win....
2019-07-01 02:34

Rugby- Across the world cyclists begin final leg to deliver World Cup whistle After travelling almost 20,000 km (12,500 miles) across 27 countries since leaving London's Twickenham Stadium 223 days ago, intrepid cyclists Ron Rutland and James Owens have arrived in Japan and are just a week away from completing their mission....
2019-09-13 21:00

Zverev outlasts Jarry in thrilling final to clinch Geneva Open title "Germany\u0027s Alexander Zverev did his French Open preparations a world of good by beating Chile\u0027s Nicolas Jarry 6-3 3-6 7-6(8) in a gruelling, rain-hit final at the Geneva Open on Sunday."...
2019-05-25 22:34

Tennis: Yastremska sinks Garcia in epic final to claim Strasbourg title Ukraine's Dayana Yastremska beat France's Caroline Garcia 6-4 5-7 7-6(3) in an thrilling match to win her third WTA singles title at the Strasbourg International on Saturday....
2019-05-25 20:34

Bianca Andreescu defeats Serena Williams in US Open final for first major title For the second year in a row, Serena Williams' quest for a record-tying 24th Grand Slam singles title was denied in the U.S. Open final by a much younger opponent. ...
2019-09-08 04:00

Novak Djokovic tops Roger Federer in epic final to claim fifth Wimbledon title No. 1 Djokovic beat longtime rival Federer in an epic five-set match to win his fifth Wimbledon singles title and 16th career major.       ...
2019-07-14 21:34

Sebastien Buemi Takes Formula E Win in NYC, Title Fight Wide Open for Final Race Sebastien Buemi managed to nab Nissan’s first Formula E victory of the year in the penultimate race of the 2018/19 season, Saturday’s first of a double header weekend on the streets of Brooklyn, New York. Despite heavy pressure from Alex Lynn’s Jagua...
2019-07-14 00:51

Bernal claims title as Carthy wins final stage with fabulous solo effort "British rider Hugh Carthy produced a fabulous solo effort on Sunday to win the final stage of the Tour de Suisse, with Egan Bernal claiming the overall title."...
2019-06-23 19:51

Tennis: Zverev outlasts Jarry in thrilling final to clinch Geneva Open title Germany's Alexander Zverev did his French Open preparations a world of good by beating Chile's Nicolas Jarry 6-3 3-6 7-6(8) in a grueling, rain-hit final at the Geneva Open on Sunday....
2019-05-26 00:17

Rafael Nadal beats Daniil Medvedev in US Open final to claim 19th major title World No2 claims 7-5, 6-3, 5-7, 4-6, 6-4 victory over Russian Nadal is now within one grand slam of Roger FedererAs it happened: Bryan Graham’s game-by-game reportIn a final that had pretty much everything, Rafael Nadal turned back the challenge of t...
2019-09-09 04:34

Kirby eyes World Cup win for equal pay boost "Chelsea forward Fran Kirby has stressed the importance of success in France for the Lionesses, in order to gain parity in pay with the men\u0027s team."...
2019-05-25 11:34

Jake Fromm aiming to lead Georgia to final step in national title quest after narrow misses Georgia has just missed out on winning a national title in the first two years with Jake Fromm at quarterback. He hopes to take the Bulldogs the last step.       ...
2019-08-15 05:51

Ponting: World Cup could give England Ashes boost "Former Australia captain Ricky Ponting believes England\u0027s success in their home World Cup may bode ill for Australia\u0027s hopes of retaining the Ashes."...
2019-07-13 11:51

Opinion: Is too much being asked for France as it hosts World Cup? France is trying to become first team to hold the men's and women's World Cup titles at same time.        ...
2019-06-07 00:00

U.S. World Cup goal celebrations polarizes opinion The United States' record 13-0 drubbing of Thailand at the Women's World Cup on Tuesday did not sit well with everybody, with opinion divided on whether the team should have so mercilessly punished a hapless opponent....
2019-06-12 03:34

Opinion: 1999 World Cup team still the best the US has had — for now Picking the best U.S. women's soccer team is a nearly impossible task, but since Ali Kreiger raised the question, Nancy Armour gives it a shot.       ...
2019-06-23 23:34

Ricciardo: 'I could have had a world title by 30' Ahead of the British Grand Prix this weekend, Daniel Ricciardo has reiterated his happiness at Renualt and rebuffed any links connecting him with a move to Ferrari....
2019-07-12 15:17

Nike celebrates USWNT World Cup victory with powerful new ad: 'Never Stop Winning' Commercial titled "Never Stop Winning" celebrates U.S. Women's National Team's belief in themselves as they captured a fourth World Cup title.       ...
2019-07-08 04:17

Tim Rogers Has A Fatal Case of Final Fantasy Hype Join Tim Rogers as he checks out Square Enix’s Final Fantasy VII Remake exhibit at E3. There are giant posters of the game’s main characters, lots of concept art, and a pretty cool motorcycle. Will the people Tim cut in the motorcycle line rise up in...
2019-06-13 14:34

Megan Rapinoe's speech among top moments from USWNT's World Cup celebration in New York City After the USWNT celebrated its World Cup title with a parade in NYC, star Megan Rapinoe delivered an impassioned speech about overcoming divisiveness.       ...
2019-07-10 23:51

World of Warcraft nostalgia to boost Activision Blizzard: Barron's The initial reception for a re-launched version of a classic video game points to potential stock price growth of Activision Blizzard Inc, with new titles from key franchises also bolstering the company's outlook, according to Barron's....
2019-09-01 23:00

AMD improves real-world boost and idle on Ryzen 3000 Enlarge / Too much boost is just enough. (credit: Universal Pictures) Tuesday, AMD announced firmware updates for its new Ryzen 3000 desktop CPU line to improve both its highest boost clock speed and its willingness to "idle" at lower, more power-e...
2019-09-11 22:34

NWSL teams see major attendance boost at games since U.S. won the World Cup National Women's Soccer League attendance numbers have skyrocketed since USWNT won World Cup. League-wide attendance is up 70 percent from before Cup.       ...
2019-08-07 03:00

Kyrgios and Sock boost Team World hopes with doubles win "Team Europe saw their lead sliced to 7-5 going into the final day of the Laver Cup after Nick Kyrgios and Jack Sock beat Rafa Nadal and Stefanos Tsitsipas in the doubles."...
2019-09-22 01:00

Opinion: Disappointment and hope in Germany's World Cup exit Germany are out of the Women's World Cup. DW's Jonathan Harding thinks that although the defeat was deserved and the manner of the exit was disappointing, this Germany team is right at the start of their development....
2019-06-30 00:34

Opinion: Led by Megan Rapinoe, this World Cup should be a seminal moment From her comments about Donald Trump to her criticism of FIFA, Megan Rapinoe has been the perfect voice for the Women's World Cup. Now it's up to FIFA to follow her lead and show they are serious about the women's game....
2019-07-07 22:34

Opinion: Women's World Cup hurt by lack of organization Germany's win against Nigeria was played in front of an almost full house. This is the exception rather than the rule, owing partly to FIFA's lack of planning. The women's game deserves better, argues DW's Felix Tamsut....
2019-06-23 10:00

Pakistan PM leads demonstration on Kashmir in bid to win over world opinion Cities around Pakistan came to a standstill on Friday as tens of thousands of people poured onto the streets in a government-led demonstration of solidarity with the disputed region of Kashmir, after India revoked its autonomy this month....
2019-08-30 21:00

Opinion: Why this World Cup will show how investing in women pays off Although the U.S. women continue to fight U.S. Soccer over discrimination ahead of the World Cup, investment in the game is coming from elsewhere.        ...
2019-05-31 01:17

Opinion: NBA stars opting out of FIBA World Cup is not new. Here's why it happens Prominent NBA players have withdrawn from the FIBA World Cup in China, but they have legit reasons. The U.S. still has a team capable of winning gold.       ...
2019-08-05 14:34

Opinion: The world has reached a crossroads in trade policy It's not too late for US trading partners to decide which path to take: one based on retaliation leading to trade destruction, or a path where tariffs are reduced. The window to decide is closing, says Dennis Snower....
2019-08-16 18:00

Opinion: 80 years after World War II, we must fight for an open Europe This weekend, Poland commemorates the start of World War II in September 1939. For Germans, in particular, there is an increasing obligation to take a stand against the opponents of democracy, writes Jens Thurau....
2019-09-01 03:00

U.S. celebrates World Cup title with NYC parade The U.S. women’s soccer team won its fourth World Cup title July 7 — and celebrated in style with a ticker tape parade in New York.       ...
2019-07-11 14:34

World Cup: Megan Rapinoe, Alex Morgan call USWNT celebrations genuine, 'explosion of joy' In a Thursday interview, USWNT players Megan Rapinoe and Alex Morgan said the team's World Cup celebrations against Thailand were "explosion of joy."       ...
2019-06-13 23:00

FIFA seeks a billion World Cup viewers to boost women's game FIFA is hoping that over a billion viewers tune in to the Women's World Cup in France as it continues strategic efforts to grow the game around the globe, but the governing body is still subject to criticism over gender equality....
2019-05-23 10:34

Mako Vunipola boost for England but Jack Nowell ‘touch and go’ for World Cup • Prop Vunipola to miss Italy trip but likely to be ready for Tonga• Exeter wing Nowell’s Japan chances in the balance, says coachMako Vunipola, whose injury was the sole blight on England’s record 57-15 demolition of Ireland at Twickenham, has a sma...
2019-08-28 22:34

Building climate change defences could massively boost world economy Adapting to climate change could boos the world economy by trillions of dollars, says a report backed by Ban Ki-Moon, Bill Gates and the head of the World Bank...
2019-09-11 04:00

Opinion: U.S. women called a lot of things at World Cup, but slackers won't be one of them USWNT coach Jill Ellis says her team will play to win, even though Group F winner likely will have to play France and England to get to title game.       ...
2019-06-17 19:34

US Women win 4th World Cup title, eye gender equality The United States won its record fourth Women's World Cup title and second in a row, beating the Netherlands 2-0 when Megan Rapinoe converted a penalty kick in the 61st minute and Rose Lavelle added a goal in the 69th     &#...
2019-07-08 12:34

US defend title to win fourth Women's World Cup The US did what was expected of them in a tense, tight and terrific final in Lyon. The Netherlands put up a fight, but a VAR check in the second half proved the turning point in a game the US deserved to win....
2019-07-07 22:34

World Cup: Five teams that could stand in the way of US title hopes France has been the second-strongest team at the World Cup, and it could meet the Americans in the quarterfinals.       ...
2019-06-21 18:00

US wins 4th World Cup title, 2nd in a row, beats Dutch 2-0 The United States won its record fourth Women's World Cup title and second in a row, beating the Netherlands 2-0 when Megan Rapinoe converted a penalty kick in the second half and Rose Lavelle added a goal       ...
2019-07-07 20:17

Opinion: Winners/losers of quarterfinals -- France wins the World Cup, sort of France wins over public and Sweden finally beats Germany at a major tournament for first time since 1991: Winners and losers from quarterfinals.       ...
2019-06-30 22:00

Opinion: Rant about World Cup goals if it makes you feel better, but U.S. women not listening Since arriving in France, the Americans have spoken often of “the bubble.” They’ve closed ranks, and largely closed themselves off, to stay focused.       ...
2019-06-13 19:51

Opinion: Opponents aren't only factor working against US women at World Cup US women have the toughest path and will get the least amount of rest among the favorites in the World Cup knockout rounds.       ...
2019-06-23 00:00

Opinion: Women's World Cup soccer still gets second-class treatment from FIFA Global soccer leader FIFA says it cares about development of the women's game, but even with the World Cup approaching, the women are still getting second-class treatment.        ...
2019-05-25 00:00

Opinion: Megan Rapinoe embodies all the swagger, fearlessness of the US World Cup team The U.S. women’s team took over New York as it did the World Cup – with a swagger and fearlessness never before seen in so many young American women.       ...
2019-07-11 01:00

Opinion: Brooks Koepka deserves more recognition for the way he has dominated golf world Brooks Koepka is making history in front of our eyes with four major wins in the last 23 months. It's time he got the recognition he deserves.        ...
2019-05-21 22:17

Opinion: Not everybody is supporting US women's team in 2019 World Cup quest With Spain in the rear-view mirror and France on the horizon, most American sports fans are all on board with the U.S. women’s World Cup soccer team       ...
2019-06-27 20:34

Opinion: US women aren't backing off at World Cup as they dominate Chile Carli Lloyd becomes the first player with a goal in six consecutive World Cup games in the Americans' 3-0 rout against Chile on Sunday.       ...
2019-06-17 04:34

Opinion: Believe the hype. France shows why it's a World Cup favorite with dominant win France is trying to become the first country to hold both men's and women's World Cup titles. Friday's win over South Korea showed that's possible.       ...
2019-06-08 04:34

Opinion: At 41 and playing in her seventh World Cup, Brazil's Formiga one for the ages When Brazilian superstar Formiga, now 41, made her World Cup debut in 1995, 150 players at this year's tournament had not yet been born.       ...
2019-06-08 20:17

Ice Hockey: Finland stun Canada 3-1 to win third world title Finland completed a fairytale world championship after they came from behind to beat favorites Canada 3-1 and clinch their third gold medal in an absorbing final on Sunday....
2019-05-27 00:51

Team USA continues to soak in Women’s World Cup Title LYON, FRANCE – The fiesta continues for Team USA players after they beat the Netherlands 2-0 to win the 2019 World Cup. Team USA beat the Netherlands in the Championship game of the 2019 World Cup. Here's some highlights as the Red, White ...
2019-07-08 19:17

Semenya wins women’s 800, wants to defend world title STANFORD, Calif. (AP) — Caster Semenya easily won the women’s 800 at the Prefontaine Classic on Sunday, as an international court continues to debate her future in the event. The reigning Olympic champion and embattled three-time world champion...
2019-07-01 06:17

Rapinoe and Lavelle give U.S. fourth World Cup title The United States won a record-extending fourth women's World Cup with a 2-0 victory over the Netherlands on Sunday as second-half goals from Megan Rapinoe and Rose Lavelle confirmed their status as the leading power in the women's game....
2019-07-07 21:00

Ice Hockey: Finland stuns Canada 3-1 to win third world title Finland completed a fairytale world championship after they came from behind to beat favorites Canada 3-1 and clinch their third gold medal in an absorbing final on Sunday....
2019-05-27 13:51

Kawasaki Racing Team claim first world title "Kawasaki Racing Team emerged victors at the Suzuka 8 Hours after a disrupted race finish. Yamaha Factory Racing Team and Red Bull Honda rounded off the podium after an incredible finish at this year’s race, which handed Team SRC Kawasaki France thei...
2019-07-31 19:17

U.S. Wins Record Fourth Straight World Cup Title Live coverage and analysis of the Women’s World Cup final. The United States is chasing its record fourth title. The Netherlands is trying to win its first....
2019-07-07 19:01

Semenya wins women's 800, wants to defend world title Caster Semenya easily won the women's 800 at the Prefontaine Classic on Sunday, as an international court continues to debate her future in the event....
2019-07-01 22:00

Canada inspired in World Cup by Toronto Raptors NBA title PARIS (AP) — Inspired by Canada’s first NBA title, the country’s national women’s soccer team is aiming to emulate the Toronto Raptors’ magical run. The fifth-ranked Canadians were fast asleep in France when the Raptors won ea...
2019-06-15 03:51

Keith Thurman appraises his own world title reign WBA welterweight champion Keith Thurman looks back on his world title fights and forward to meeting Manny Pacquiao in Las Vegas The post Keith Thurman appraises his own world title reign appeared first on Boxing News....
2019-07-11 06:51

Semenya won't defend 800 world title after court setback Caster Semenya won't defend her title in the 800 meters at the world championships this fall after a Swiss court overturned a temporary ruling that allowed her to compete in international events without taking testosterone-suppressing drugs....
2019-07-31 20:17

Best in the world: The UFC's most memorable title fights outside North America Saturday's strawweight championship bout starts a run of three straight UFC title bouts being held outside North America. Here are the five best from the promotion's past....
2019-08-29 00:34

Springfield successfully defends World TeamTennis title The Springfield Lasers successfully defended their World TeamTennis title, rallying to beat the New York Empire 20-19 at Orleans Arena        ...
2019-08-04 11:51

World stocks rise, dollar drops as Fed chair remarks boost rate-cut hopes A broad index of world stock markets edged higher on Wednesday while the U.S. dollar fell as comments from Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell bolstered expectations for an interest rate cut from the U.S. central bank this month....
2019-07-10 21:51

Opinion: Alyssa Naeher makes a statement with penalty save to preserve US win at World Cup Alyssa Naeher, who has been ruthlessly compared to predecessors Hope Solo and Briana Scurry, saved the USWNT in the semifinals vs. England.       ...
2019-07-03 06:01

Opinion: US women's soccer team personified America at its best with World Cup championship The U.S. women's World Cup title Sunday is one for the ages, for sure. More than that, though, they’re a team for the ages. For this age.       ...
2019-07-08 04:17

Opinion: U.S. soccer team bench a lot like White Walkers, and that should scare World Cup foes Americans will have luxury of bringing in players like Carli Lloyd, Christen Press and Mallory Pugh as subs at the World Cup next month in France.        ...
2019-05-27 03:17

Opinion: Americans Lindsey Horan, Mallory Pugh show there's more than one way to get to World Cup Lindsey Horan became first U.S. woman to skip college. Mallory Pugh followed her four years later. They, and U.S. soccer are the better for it.       ...
2019-06-09 19:17

Opinion: World Cup puts U.S. women, families in touch with history, our Greatest Generation Six months after U.S. women tour Omaha Beach with 99-year-old World War II veteran Steve Melnikoff, their families get a similar opportunity.       ...
2019-06-19 01:51

Barty to face Goerges for Birmingham title and World No.1 spot "Ashleigh Barty is just one win away from her first biggest grass title ever and the World No.1 ranking after setting up a Birmingham Classic final with Julia Goerges."...
2019-06-22 18:17

India Just Lost Its Title as World's Fastest-Growing Big Economy India’s gross-domestic-product expansion dipped below 6% last quarter, forcing it to surrender its title as the world’s fastest-growing large economy as citizens and companies held back on spending....
2019-05-31 17:34

World Cup champs yet again: United States beats the Netherlands to win second title in a row Megan Rapinoe scored via penalty kick and Rose Lavelle booted the second goal to give the United States its fourth World Cup title.       ...
2019-07-07 20:17

Athletics: Forget his age, Gatlin is ready to battle for another world title Justin Gatlin has made it clear he is not going to give up his world 100 meters title without a fight despite the emergence of much younger sprinters....
2019-07-03 23:00

‘Game of Thrones’ The Mountain defends his World’s Strongest Man title The last time we saw The Mountain on “Game of Thrones,” he was hurtling to his death in a giant fireball at the end of a fight with his brother, the Hound, in King’s Landing. Since then, Hafthor Julius Bjornsson, the 6-foot-9, 441-pound actor who pla...
2019-06-17 15:17

Hosszu wins fourth women's 200 medley world title Hungary's Katinka Hosszu continued her domination of the women's individual medley by winning the 200 meters event for the fourth time at the world championships in Gwangju on Monday....
2019-07-23 00:17

Women's World Cup soccer: USA defeats Netherlands 2-0 for second straight title The United States Women's National Team scored two second-half goals, defeating the Netherlands 2-0 to win its second consecutive Women's World Cup title....
2019-07-07 19:17

Louisiana defeats Curacao for first Little League World Series title Louisiana won its first Little League World Series title on Sunday, defeating the international champions of Curacao 8-0 off a two-hit shut by pitcher Egan Prather....
2019-08-26 09:34

‘Game of Thrones’ Mountain defends his World’s Strongest Man title BRADENTON, Florida — The last time we saw The Mountain on “Game of Thrones”, he was hurtling to his death in a giant fireball at the end of a fight with his brother, the Hound, in King’s Landing. Since then, Hafthor Julius Bjo...
2019-06-16 17:17

| Chinese divers plunder 10-metre synchro world title China's teenage diving sensation Lian Junjie helped retain the mixed 10-metre synchro world crown by partnering Si Yajie to a crushing victory in Saturday's final in Gwangju....
2019-07-13 12:17

Abby Wambach: USWNT's World Cup win helps 'redefine what it means to be a woman' Soccer star Abby Wambach praises this year's World Cup championship team for being confident, unapologetic and strong, powerful women.       ...
2019-07-10 23:51

Ayia Napa 'rape lie' case: Parents of British woman accused of making up gang rape launch crowdfunder for £15,000 legal fees The parents of a 19-year-old British woman who is charged with making a false gang-rape claim in Cyprus have launched a crowdfunding bid to pay her £15,000 legal fees....
2019-08-09 12:00

Opinion: Why U.S.-France World Cup match is biggest game in women's soccer history Friday’s quarterfinal between the world’s top-ranked team and the World Cup host carries a significance that reaches well beyond our country.       ...
2019-06-27 23:17

Opinion: World Cup ticket debacle shows FIFA lacks not only a conscience but common sense Two weeks before the World Cup, fans learn tickets purchased together aren't necessarily together in stadiums. And FIFA isn't doing much to fix this.        ...
2019-05-23 04:34

College World Series: Vanderbilt beats Michigan for second national title Vanderbilt baseball defeated Michigan 8-2 in Game 3 of the College World Series on Wednesday at TD Ameritrade Park, winning their second national championship in school history....
2019-06-27 20:34

Semenya wins in Montreuil, intends to defend 800m world title Caster Semenya, who is battling the sport's governing IAAF over rules that prevent her from running her preferred distance races unless she takes testosterone-suppressant medication, won a 2,000 meters at the Montreuil athletics meeting on Tuesday....
2019-06-12 03:34

United States face tough task to retain world title If the build-up to the men's basketball World Cup in China is anything to go by, holders the United States face a daunting task to win their sixth title after a stack of household NBA names dropped out of their roster....
2019-08-29 15:34

Caster Semenya Won't Be Allowed To Defend Her 800-Meter Title At The World Championships South African runner Caster Semenya won’t be allowed to compete in her primary event, the 800 meters, two months from now at the 2019 World Championships, because a Swiss court has reversed the June ruling that temporarily suspended the IAAF’s discri...
2019-07-31 20:17

Lithuanian couple defends world wife-carrying championship title A Lithuanian couple won the World Wife-Carrying Championship for a second time in a row in the Finnish town of Sonkajarvi on Saturday, triumphing in a contest where men complete an obstacle course......
2019-07-06 21:34

Whtye beats Rivas but is no nearer real world title shot Dillian Whyte impresses in a 12-round victory over Oscar Rivas but still has to wait a while to land his WBC heavyweight title shot, writes Ron Lewis The post Whtye beats Rivas but is no nearer real world title shot appeared first on Boxing News....
2019-07-22 15:51

On This Day: Jake LaMotta rescues his world title with last gasp win over Laurent Dauthuille Marc Gatford tells the story of how Jake LaMotta scored one of the most famous victories in boxing history The post On This Day: Jake LaMotta rescues his world title with last gasp win over Laurent Dauthuille appeared first on Boxing News....
2019-09-13 19:34

Hardened by world title fights Hannah Rankin heads home Hannah Rankin returns from New York with lessons aplenty ahead of Saturday night’s showcase in Glasgow, writes Matt Christie The post Hardened by world title fights Hannah Rankin heads home appeared first on Boxing News....
2019-06-11 20:00

'It means the world': Toronto Raptors win first NBA title after beating Warriors – video The NBA’s lone Canadian team won the first NBA championship in their 24-year history, beating the Golden State Warriors 114-110 in Game 6 of the finals on Thursday. It was another thriller and victory meant Toronto became the first non-US team to win...
2019-06-14 12:34

He worked security for the U.S. women, then chased a world title with the paralympic team Seth Jahn wrapped up a stint on the women's national team’s security detail before playing for the U.S. national paralympic squad at a tournament for those who have suffered traumatic brain injuries, stroke or cerebral palsy....
2019-07-15 01:34

Clinical Australia open Netball World Cup title defence with comfortable win Diamonds ease past Northern Ireland 88-24 in LiverpoolCoach Lisa Alexander persists with rotation policyNetball World Cups tend to follow a formula. For top sides, pool games are cobweb-eliminating pseudo training runs, where combinations are trialle...
2019-07-12 18:34

Former Miss Michigan World Kathy Zhu tells of support and criticism since her title was taken away Miss Michigan was stripped of her crown on Friday after Miss World America was made aware of a number of controversial tweets which surfaced on social media following her victory....
2019-07-22 22:51

When is the Fortnite World Cup Final dates? How to Watch Fortnite World Cup Finals? The Fortnite World Cup is nearly here. Thankfully we've got all the important details you need to know, including when it starts and how to watch it....
2019-07-13 12:51

Dodgers own the regular season, but need a World Series title to enter larger debate They've won the National League West for seven straight seasons, but they need to break out the champagne in late October to contend for team of the decade....
2019-09-11 15:34

Less than a year after World Series title, Red Sox fire chief architect Dave Dombrowski A four-person committee that includes three longtime Red Sox lieutenants — assistant GMs Brian O’Hallaran, Eddie Romero and Zack Scott — as well as senior vice president Raquel Ferreira will replace Dombrowski, whose team won 108 games last season....
2019-09-10 06:34

On This Day: Jack Dempsey savaged Jess Willard to lift the world heavyweight title On July 4 1919 young Jack Dempsey made a brutal statement against Willard, writes Matt Christie The post On This Day: Jack Dempsey savaged Jess Willard to lift the world heavyweight title appeared first on Boxing News....
2019-07-04 12:00

Women's College World Series: UCLA edges Oklahoma for first title since 2010 Kinsley Washington knocked in the game-winning run with a two-out RBI single in the bottom of the seventh inning as UCLA beat Oklahoma in the Women's College World Series....
2019-06-05 19:51

Josh Warrington beats Kid Galahad by split decision to retain world title • 116-112 and 116-113 in favour of Warrington; 115-113 for Galahad• Fighter defends IBF featherweight title for second timeBoth fighters talked of this world title fight as their destiny. “It is written,” said Abdul Bari-Awad, also known as Kid Galah...
2019-06-16 13:00

Louisiana girl seeks World's Fittest Teen title one last time In her final year competing, Chloe Smith of Iota, Louisiana, looks to regain the title of World's Fittest Teen at the CrossFit Games.        ...
2019-05-22 02:51

Bill Gates lost his title as world's second richest person, says Bloomberg Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates lost his title as the world's second-richest person to French billionaire Bernard Arnault, says Bloomberg.       ...
2019-07-17 15:00

On This Day: Sugar Ray Robinson regains his world middleweight title with dramatic victory over Randolph Turpin Marc Gatford recounts Sugar Ray Robinson's successful revenge mission over Randolph Turpin The post On This Day: Sugar Ray Robinson regains his world middleweight title with dramatic victory over Randolph Turpin appeared first on Boxing News....
2019-09-12 19:00

Warne Says This About World Cup Final Overthrow Shane Warne, who is also a part of the MCC committee which will review the decision, questioned umpire's decision, saying that the overthrow should have been called a dead ball....
2019-08-21 10:00

Soccer-Visa partners with U.S. Soccer to boost women's programme ahead of World Cup Visa on Thursday announced a "substantial investment" in the future of women's soccer as they agreed a five-year partnership with the U.S. Soccer Federation, just eight days before the start of the women's World Cup in France....
2019-05-30 15:51

Soccer: Visa partners with U.S. Soccer to boost women's program ahead of World Cup Visa on Thursday announced a "substantial investment" in the future of women's soccer as they agreed a five-year partnership with the U.S. Soccer Federation, just eight days before the start of the women's World Cup in France....
2019-05-30 17:51

Leon Edwards promises to finish Jorge Masvidal feud after he seizes world title chance against Rafael dos Anjos Leon Edwards is hopeful that victory over Rafael dos Anjos on Saturday will earn him an overdue shot at the UFC welterweight title – having also vowed to settle his feud with Jorge Masvidal "inside the cage or outside of it"....
2019-07-17 23:51

The U.S. is in the World Cup final with a stop of penalty and a spot of tea With a crucial save by Alyssa Naeher and goals by Christen Press and Alex Morgan — who added her own signature celebration — the defending champions advanced to Sunday's final....
2019-07-03 02:51

ICC Responds To World Cup Final Overthrow Controversy A major controversy emerged due to a perceived misinterpretation of rules which resulted in umpires awarding England one extra run in World Cup 2019 final on Sunday....
2019-07-16 15:51

Guptill Thanks "2 Best Supporters" After "Best And Worst" World Cup Final Martin Guptill had a largely forgettable World Cup 2019 with the bat and will be remembered for two run-outs - MS Dhoni's and ironically his own in the Super Over in the final and the throw that......
2019-07-23 13:34

How the U.S. Beat England to Reach the World Cup Final Alyssa Naeher’s big moment came at last: a save that thoroughly validated her status as the American goalkeeper. She was mobbed by teammates who say they never doubted her....
2019-07-03 11:34

USA v Netherlands: Women's World Cup final – live! Hope Solo: players can’t kid themselves the final is a normal gameEmail Beau with your thoughts or tweet @duresport 3.39pm BST Dutch coach’s Tar Heel ties Anson Dorrance coached the US women to the FIFA World Championship for Women’s Football for the...
2019-07-07 16:51

David Squires on … the Women's World Cup final Our cartoonist on the USA’s victory over the Netherlands and the tournament as a whole Buy a copy of this cartoon in our print shopTake a look through David’s archive of cartoons Continue reading......
2019-07-09 13:34

U.S. reach World Cup final with dramatic win over England Defending champions United States reached the women's World Cup final for the fifth time after an incident-packed 2-1 win over England, who missed a late penalty, on Tuesday....
2019-07-02 23:51

Players tell themselves the World Cup final is just another game. They're wrong Everything is magnified on the biggest day possible for a footballer: the pressure, the nerves, the excitement. You don’t want to waste the opportunityThe World Cup final is not just another game. You sometimes hear players say polite things like “I’...
2019-07-06 14:34

Martens starts for Netherlands in World Cup final against U.S. Forward Lieke Martens was named in the starting lineup for the Netherlands in their women's World Cup final against holders the United States on Sunday....
2019-07-07 16:00

U.S. wins World Cup with a final four-star performance The United States won the title for a record fourth time, capping a dominant showing that sparked larger conversations about gender, equity and patriotism....
2019-07-08 00:51

Women's World Cup Final: US vs. Netherlands live After weeks of exciting football in France, two teams are left. Will the US defend their World Cup title or will the European Champions from the Netherlands provide an upset? All the updates from the final!...
2019-07-07 16:34

Pat McCormack reaches World championships final GB's Pat McCormack will contest Saturday's World championships final, while McGrail and Whittaker have to settle for bronze medals The post Pat McCormack reaches World championships final appeared first on Boxing News....
2019-09-21 03:00

Opinion: Quarterfinal victory over France can't be U.S. women's high point at World Cup The U.S. women have reached the semifinals or better at every World Cup, a tournament that began in 1991. They are aiming for their fourth title.       ...
2019-06-30 02:00

Opinion: Here's what's behind criticism of U.S. women and World Cup celebrations The U.S. women's 13-0 rout of Thailand was the biggest win in World Cup history, and Alex Morgan tied a single-game record with five goals.       ...
2019-06-16 03:34

Basketball- Gasol fires Spain into World Cup final Marc Gasol netted 33 points and Ricky Rubio dished out 12 assists as Spain came from behind to beat Australia 95-88 in a double-overtime thriller and reach Sunday's basketball World Cup final....
2019-09-13 21:00

The Netherlands Beats Sweden to Set Up Women’s World Cup Final With the U.S. LYON, France — The Netherlands will play the United States for the Women’s World Cup title after Jackie Groenen sealed a 1-0 victory over Sweden in extra time on Wednesday night. A slick passing sequence ended in the 99th minute with Groe...
2019-07-04 01:01

Women's World Cup Final: US vs. Netherlands live build-up After weeks of exciting football in France, two teams are left. Will the US defend their World Cup title or will the European Champions from the Netherlands provide an upset? All the updates from the final!...
2019-07-06 17:17

Final Fantasy XIV's Depiction Of The World Ending Is A Bit Too Real To quote my 100% non-fictional friend Barret Wallace: “Planet’s dyin’, Cloud.” As our society feels closer and closer to an irrevocable change, as the Amazon rainforest burns and the ice caps continue to melt, I find the fragility of our world reflec...
2019-08-28 13:34

Cricket World Cup final could yet be shown on free-to-air platform • Sky executives understood to be considering one-off move• Options include online streaming of Lord’s final on 14 JulyThe Cricket World Cup final could yet be shown on a free-to-air platform in the UK, with the rights holder, Sky, understood to be c...
2019-06-14 03:34

Cheteshwar Pujara Says "There Was No Loser" In World Cup 2019 Final New Zealand lost the final even though scores were tied at the end of both regular play and a Super Over shootout, with England's superior boundary count giving them victory....
2019-07-15 20:34

New Zealand aim to put underdogs tag to rest for final time at World Cup • ‘England rightly deserve to be favourites’ – Kane Williamson• ‘Whatever dog we are, it’s important we focus on the cricket’In New Zealand, preparations for the World Cup final have been well advanced for months. The only problem is those plans are ...
2019-07-13 20:51

Why are the World Cup semifinals and final being playing in Lyon and not Paris? The semifinals and final of the World Cup are being played in Lyon, home of Olympique Lyonnais, the most successful women's team in Europe.       ...
2019-07-01 20:17

Dutch upstarts bid to shock mighty U.S. in World Cup final The Netherlands will bid to begin a new era in women's soccer in Sunday's World Cup final when they try to stop the all-conquering United States team from claiming a record fourth crown....
2019-07-04 19:01

Scola shines as Argentina breeze into World Cup final Power forward Luis Scola scored a game-high 28 points and grabbed 13 rebounds as Argentina breezed past France 80-66 to book their place in Sunday's basketball World Cup final against Spain....
2019-09-13 21:00

Kristine Lilly on how US-Netherlands World Cup final will play out National Soccer Hall of Famer Kristine Lilly is the sport’s all-time leader, men or women, with 354 international appearances — including five World Cups while representing the United States, winning in 1991 and 1999. Lilly made her USWNT debut when ...
2019-07-07 12:34

Midfielder Lavelle says she'll play in Women's World Cup final Midfielder Rose Lavelle pronounced herself ready to go on Friday, two days before the United States will take on the Netherlands in the final of the Women's World Cup at Lyon, France....
2019-07-06 04:51

Women's World Cup soccer: USA to play Netherlands in final The Netherlands defeated Sweden 1-0 in extra time Wednesday, setting up a meeting with the United States Women's National Team in the Women's World Cup final Sunday....
2019-07-04 02:00

Women's World Cup draws better US ratings than last year's men's final This year's FIFA Women's World Cup final, which the United States won, pulled in significantly better ratings in the U.S. than the 2018 men's final....
2019-07-08 19:51

In Sundar Pichai's Prediction For World Cup Final, India And... Google's Indian-American CEO Sundar Pichai has predicted that India and England would clash in the finals of the ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 and said he was "rooting" for the men in blue to emerge......
2019-06-13 11:34

World Cup: Five things to know about The Netherlands, the USA's opponent in the final The Dutch bring a 12-game winning streak at major international events into Sunday's World Cup final. Here's what else you should know.       ...
2019-07-05 19:51

Women's World Cup Final scores better ratings than '18 men's match More people watched the women's U.S. soccer team win the World Cup last weekend than did the final match of the men's tournament last year, according to ratings for both broadcasts....
2019-07-09 20:34

Springfield. New York advance to World TeamTennis final The defending champion Springfield Lasers advanced to the World TeamTennis final, beating the San Diego Aviators 21-19 at Orleans Arena       ...
2019-08-03 16:51

India set 240 to beat New Zealand, reach World Cup final India needs to score 240 to reach a fourth Cricket World Cup final after New Zealand added 28 runs to its overnight total on the resumption of the rain-hit last-four match in Manchester...
2019-07-10 13:17

Cricket World Cup final will be on free-to-air TV if England qualify Sky says it aims to ensure wide audience for final at Lord’s if tournament hosts get thereThe Cricket World Cup final will be shown on a free-to-air platform if England qualify after debate about whether the tournament has captured the public interes...
2019-07-05 15:51

| New Zealand stun India, reach World Cup final A dramatic fightback led by Ravindra Jadeja was not enough for India as New Zealand held their nerve to book their place in the 2019 Cricket World Cup final....
2019-07-10 16:00

Defending champion US faces Netherlands in World Cup final The United States will be vying for its fourth Women's World Cup title when it meets European champion the Netherlands on Sunday       ...
2019-07-07 18:17

USA ready to play Netherlands in Women’s World Cup Final PARIS, FRANCE – The Team USA women’s soccer squad now knows who they’ll play in Sunday’s Championship game of the 2019 World Cup. The United States will battle it out with the Netherlands on Sunday morning.  The Netherlands kn...
2019-07-04 04:00

Pay dispute resurfaces as U.S. women prepare for World Cup final With the United States preparing to play in the women's World Cup final the team's fight for pay equity resurfaced on Wednesday with the Democratic Women's Caucus demanding answers from U.S. Soccer chief Carlos Cordeiro....
2019-07-03 20:00

Ellis says not ‘arrogance’ scoping out World Cup final hotel LYON, France (AP) — The United States has already scoped out the hotel the team could stay in for the Women’s World Cup final, even while it’s occupied by semifinal opponent England. The defending champions on Tuesday play England in Lyon...
2019-06-30 19:00

France v USA: Women's World Cup quarter-final – live! Winners will play England in Tuesday’s semi-finalEmail Beau with your thoughts or tweet @duresport 7.19pm BST Controversy No. 3: The heat Tom Lutz informs me that, contrary to what I said previously, our sun cannot go supernova. Related: France reco...
2019-06-28 20:34

Netherlands 'love' underdog status in World Cup final: Van de Donk Netherlands are relishing their underdog status ahead of the women's World Cup final against the United States on Sunday, midfielder Danielle van de Donk has said....
2019-07-05 16:00

Norway v England: Women's World Cup quarter-final – live! Women’s World Cup quarter-final updates, 8pm BST kick-offGolden Boot: check out the latest standingsAnd you can email Barry here or tweet him here 9.32pm BST 74 min: England substitution: Georgia Stanway on for Fran Kirby. Norway substitution: Amalie...
2019-06-27 22:34

Germany 1-2 Sweden: Women's World Cup quarter-final – as it happened Sweden came from behind to beat Germany for the first time in 24 years and make the semi-finals. 7.52pm BST Congratulations to Sweden, whose dream of a maiden World Cup win survives. And commiserations to Germany, who will have to wait for World Cup ...
2019-06-30 01:34

Megan Rapinoe furious over men’s finals scheduled after World Cup final Megan Rapinoe considers Sunday to be the final insult. Just a few hours after the United States and the Netherlands meet in the Women’s World Cup final in France, Brazil or Peru will celebrate winning the Copa America, South America’s men...
2019-07-05 02:34

'This is England': nation unites to rejoice in Cricket World Cup final win Outpouring of euphoria across England after unprecedented victory against New Zealand at Lord’s“Incredible … Indescribable … You couldn’t make it up.”England’s cricket players and fans have been struggling to sum up their emotions after the team won ...
2019-07-15 10:34

Italy 0-2 Netherlands: Women's World Cup quarter-final – live! Women’s World Cup updates from Valenciennes, kick-off 2pm (BST)‘You can’t win without gay players,’ says USA’s Megan RapinoeFeel free to email Barry or tweet @bglendenning your thoughts 4.02pm BST The Dutch advance: Following a fairly evenly matched ...
2019-06-29 17:17

Australia "Outplayed" By England In World Cup Semi-Final, Says Finch Despite winning the toss and batting first, Australia were humbled as they collapsed to 223 all out before allowing England to sweep to victory in just 32.1 overs....
2019-07-11 22:34

England v USA: Women's World Cup 2019 semi-final – live! Women’s World Cup semi-final updates from the game in LyonDavid Squires on … Megan Rapinoe v Donald TrumpAnd feel free to email scott.murray@theguardian.com 8.47pm BST The holders are 45 minutes away from yet another final. They started and finished ...
2019-07-02 22:00

England Women lose to New Zealand in final World Cup warm-up • England 0-1 New Zealand• Phil Neville frustrated by Lionesses’ lack of cutting edgeLucy Bronze insisted: “It’s good to feel the disappointment, so you know how it feels,” after the Lionesses’ showpiece World Cup send-off finished with more of a whi...
2019-06-01 20:51

Bardsley and Rapinoe missing from World Cup semi-final lineups England suffered a blow before their women's World Cup semi-final against holders the United States when goalkeeper Karen Bardsley was ruled out with a reported hamstring injury while the U.S. dropped winger Megan Rapinoe to the bench....
2019-07-02 23:51

Women's World Cup final draws 14.3 mln U.S. viewers, but misses record More than 14 million Americans watched on television as the U.S. women's soccer team clinched their fourth World Cup title, broadcaster Fox said on Monday, but the TV audience failed to break records....
2019-07-09 01:34

PM Modi Meets World Leaders In Osaka On Final Day Of G20 Summit Prime Minister Narendra Modi is slated to hold many bilaterals and pull-asides with a host of world leaders including Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, and Australian PM Scott Morrison on the......
2019-06-29 05:01

World Cup Final Drama Forces Plunkett To Believe In Luck And Destiny Apart from few brilliant individual performances, England also needed some luck and bowling all-rounder Liam Plunkett thinks they had plenty going their way....
2019-07-15 20:34

Netherlands tops Sweden, will play US in Women's World Cup final Two years after the Dutch won their first major trophy — the European Championship — the team will now play the U.S. in the final of the Women's World Cup....
2019-07-04 08:17

New Zealand v England: Cricket World Cup final 2019 – live! Cricket World Cup final updates from the match at Lord’sBoyhood memories of the first Cricket World Cup finalAnd feel free to email Tim or tweet @TimdeLisle 12.50am BST Tim will be here shortly. In the meantime, here’s Barney Ronay’s match preview. R...
2019-07-14 09:34

Liam Plunkett: England all set to go up a level in World Cup semi-final England are ready to move to another level in the biggest game of their lives against Australia at Edgbaston tomorrow, believes bowler Liam Plunkett....
2019-07-10 14:17

How does Rose Lavelle's goal compare to other World Cup final classics? The USA midfielder sealed her team’s fourth title with a wonderful strike. Here are a few other classics from down the yearsRose Lavelle, the diminutive USA midfielder, watched the last Women’s World Cup final in a pizza shop. On Sunday she scored on...
2019-07-07 21:17

FIFA boss and Macron booed at World Cup final ceremony The crowd at the women's World Cup final booed FIFA chief Gianni Infantino and French president Emmanuel Macron as United States fans demanded equal pay for the players after their team claimed a fourth global title by beating the Netherlands 2-0 on ...
2019-07-07 21:00

Martens starts for Netherlands while Rapinoe returns for U.S. in World Cup final Forward Lieke Martens was named in the starting lineup for the Netherlands in their women's World Cup final on Sunday against holders the United States, who recalled winger Megan Rapinoe into the first team after she sat out the semi-final....
2019-07-07 17:17

Ice hockey: Canada and Finland reach world championship final Canada reached their fourth world championship final in the last five tournaments with a 5-1 rout of the Czech Republic and Finland joined them with a shock 1-0 win over favorites Russia on Saturday....
2019-05-26 00:17

The Real-World Final Fantasy XIV Wedding Plan Sure Is Incredible Square Enix previously announced that there would be a real-world Final Fantasy XIV-themed wedding plan offered in Japan. Now, we have a better look at the ceremony and wow, is it something....
2019-05-23 18:17

Cricket World Cup Final Umpire Admits "Error": Report The umpire who awarded England six runs from a freak overthrow in the last over of the World Cup final has admitted he made an "error" and should have given one run fewer....
2019-07-21 10:51

New Zealand Coach Wants Rules Review After "Hollow" World Cup Final New Zealand coach Gary Stead said such a thrilling match, which has been hailed by many experts as the greatest one-day game in history, deserved a better way to determine the result....
2019-07-16 15:51

USA's Alex Morgan defends tea-cup celebration before World Cup final – video The USA forward Alex Morgan says the criticism of her goal celebrations at the Women's World Cup is an example of the double standards put on female players. Morgan caused a stir when she pretended to drink tea after scoring for USA against England i...
2019-07-05 15:51

Germany beat Chile 2-0 in final women's World Cup warmup Germany scored twice in a strong first half to beat Chile 2-0 in their last women's World Cup warmup match on Thursday, stretching their unbeaten run to 12 games ahead of the start of the tournament next week....
2019-05-30 21:34

Netherlands reach first World Cup final with extra-time rocket A long-range strike from Jackie Groenen sent European Champions the Netherlands into their first women's World Cup final as they edged Sweden 1-0 after extra time in their last-four clash on Wednesday....
2019-07-04 03:51

New Zealand into Cricket World Cup final despite Jadeja’s heroics for India • New Zealand 239-8; India 221• India’s top three of Sharma, Kohli and Rahul each out for oneNew Zealand made the Cricket World Cup final after a gripping 18-run victory over India in the rain-hit semi-final at Old Trafford. After initially reducing ...
2019-07-10 16:51

England 45-47 New Zealand: Netball World Cup semi-final – as it happened Tracey Neville’s England were edged out 47-45 by New Zealand in an enthralling World Cup semi-final in Liverpool• Classy New Zealand hold off England to reach final 4.35pm BST Enjoy that? What a cracker. “I cannot put into words what just happened,” ...
2019-07-20 20:34

England thrash Australia to reach Cricket World Cup final • England hammer Australia by eight wickets• Australia reduced to 14-3 at one point as England dominate• Latest reaction as England go into Cricket World Cup finalEngland have beaten Australia by eight wickets to go into the Cricket World Cup final ...
2019-07-11 18:51

World Court To Pronounce Verdict In Kulbhushan Jadhav Case Today The International Court of Justice (ICJ) will today deliver its verdict on the death sentence awarded to Kulbhushan Jadhav, a retired Indian Navy officer, by a Pakistani military court on charges of......
2019-07-16 22:17

World Court To Deliver Verdict In Kulbhushan Jadhav Case Tomorrow The International Court of Justice will deliver on Wednesday its verdict in a case involving Indian national Kulbhushan Jadhav, whose death sentence by a Pakistani military court based on an......
2019-07-16 22:17

World Court To Deliver Verdict In Kulbhushan Jadhav Case On July 17 The International Court of Justice or ICJ is expected to pronounce its verdict in the case involving Indian national Kulbhushan Jadhav, sentenced to death in Pakistan, on July 17....
2019-07-04 21:17

Timeline Of Kulbhushan Jadhav Case: World Court (ICJ) Verdict Today India's appeal against the death sentence handed to former Navy officer Kulbhushan Jadhav by Pakistan will be decided at 6.30 pm IST by the International Court of Justice in The Hague in the......
2019-07-17 12:51

The G7 was the final straw – world leaders’ wives should refuse to travel with their spouses Over the last week, these women have been depicted as a useful way to boost their husbands’ standing, rather than as powerful people in their own rightIt was Donald Tusk on Instagram that did it. Four wives of world leaders – Melania Trump, Brigitte ...
2019-08-28 20:00

Virus sweeps England camp ahead of World Cup quarter-final "A virus running through the England camp means Millie Bright is a doubt for Thursday’s World Cup quarter-final against Norway along with fellow centre-back Steph Houghton."...
2019-06-27 20:34

England World Cup final place laughable four years ago, says Eoin Morgan • Captain wants repeat performance against New Zealand• Aaron Finch: ‘We were just totally outplayed’Eoin Morgan admitted the idea of England reaching the World Cup final would have been laughable four years ago. But after his players swatted aside A...
2019-07-11 21:51

England Chief Ashley Giles Dismisses World Cup Final "Extra Run" Row Ashley Giles has insisted he had no qualms about keeping the World Cup trophy after former leading umpire Simon Taufel said the hosts were mistakenly awarded an extra run...
2019-07-15 20:34

Indra Nooyi Urges Fans To Watch ICC Women's T20 World Cup Final The World Cup will be hosted by Australia and the semi-finals and final of the tournament will be played at Sydney Cricket Ground and Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG) respectively....
2019-06-19 12:17

Alex Morgan heads USA past England into Women’s World Cup final They have won new friends and influenced plenty of opinions during a transformative month in France but the Rhône was swelled by English tears as Phil Neville’s Lionesses proved second best to the defending champions.England head to Nice for Saturday...
2019-07-03 01:00

World Cup live updates: Megan Rapinoe returns for US vs. Netherlands in final Live updates and analysis as the USWNT takes on the Netherlands in the World Cup final with Megan Rapinoe back in the starting lineup.       ...
2019-07-07 18:17

New Zealand fans agonize after defeat in thrilling Cricket world cup final With the match tied after England were bowled out for 241 with the last ball of the 50th over, both teams scored 15 runs in a nerve-jangling Super Over. But England won because they had hit more boundaries in the match....
2019-07-15 07:51

Australia v England: Cricket World Cup 2019 semi-final – live! Cricket World Cup updates from the second semi-finalThe Spin: sign up here to get our free weekly cricket emailAnd you can email Rob here with your thoughts 12.02pm BST 19th over: Australia 72-3 (Smith 33, Carey 20) Smith pulls Wood round the corner ...
2019-07-11 13:17

Women's World Cup final draws 14.3 million U.S. viewers, but misses record More than 14 million Americans watched on television as the U.S. women's soccer team clinched their fourth World Cup title, broadcaster Fox said on Monday, but the TV audience failed to break records....
2019-07-09 17:17

Fans and players react to the momentous Cricket World Cup final – video ‘I’ve hugged and kissed people I have never met before today,’ one jubilant fan says after the dramatic World Cup final in which England tied with New Zealand in the regular game and the super over, winning only through virtue of having more boundari...
2019-07-15 10:34

Women's World Cup final: ecstatic fans react to US victory – video Fans packed into venues across New York to watch the United States win a record-extending fourth women's World Cup. After the match, euphoric US supporters poured out of the Stade de Lyon following their team’s 2-0 win over the Netherlands. Second-ha...
2019-07-08 10:17

Panghal, Kaushik Eye Maiden Final Berths At World Boxing Championships Amit Panghal will take on Kazakhstan's Saken Bibossinov in the World Boxing Championships semi-finals on Friday while Manish Kaushik will face Cuban top seed Andy Gomez Cruz....
2019-09-19 21:00

Kumar Dharmasena To Officiate World Cup Final, Jason Roy Fans Cry Foul Kumar Dharmasena was the umpire who gave Jason Roy out caught behind during the World Cup 2019 semi-final with Australia, a decision that incensed the batsman....
2019-07-12 19:17

England World Cup semi-final is biggest game of our careers, says Ben Stokes • All-rounder wants revenge for defeat by Australia at Lord’s• Stokes: ‘Beating them is that touch better than any other team’Ben Stokes wants England to secure World Cup redemption against the team they love to beat the most, having described the bo...
2019-07-10 03:17

Cricket fans warned over World Cup final tickets as prices reach £16,000 • Tickets from unofficial sites may not be valid, say organisers• India fans bought 41% of tickets for Lord’s finalEngland fans have been told not to risk purchasing exorbitantly priced World Cup final tickets from unofficial resale sites as they are...
2019-07-12 18:34

Women’s World Cup final delivers viewers for Fox, despite early start time The overnight audience for the Women's World Cup final between the United States and the Netherlands was down from 2015's primetime telecast but up from 2011's final....
2019-07-08 19:00

Panghal Scripts History By Reaching World Boxing Championships Final Amit Panghal (52kg) stormed into the final of World Boxing Championships with a split decision win over Saken Bibossinov of Kazakhstan. Manish Kaushik finished his campaign in the tournament with a......
2019-09-20 16:00

USA vs Netherlands live stream: how to watch Women's World Cup 2019 final from anywhere After four weeks and 51 matches, we're finally about to reach the final of what has been an absorbing 2019 Women's World Cup - inspiring millions of viewers across the globe on the way. It all comes down to just two teams, and with our help...
2019-07-06 17:34

Megan Rapinoe confident she will recover in time for Women's World Cup final USA winger strained hamstring during France quarter-finalRapinoe says watching semi-final from bench was ‘stressful’Megan Rapinoe is confident the hamstring strain that kept her out of USA’s World Cup semi-final victory over England won’t rule her ou...
2019-07-03 14:34

Ice Hockey: Finland stun Russia to reach world championship final Finland ground out a shock 1-0 win over tournament favorites Russia to reach the world championship final on Saturday after their captain Marko Anttila scored midway through the third period in the Ondrej Nepela Arena....
2019-05-25 20:34

Dutch feel freedom ahead of World Cup semi-final with Sweden The Netherlands face their first women's World Cup semi-final when they play Sweden on Wednesday and striker Vivianne Miedema believes the pressure is finally off her team....
2019-07-02 23:51

India v New Zealand: Cricket World Cup 2019 semi-final – live! Updates from the first semi-final, at Old TraffordVic Marks: Williamson plots passage past IndiaIndia have two games to focus on, says KohliThe Spin: listen to the latest edition of our podcastAnd you can email Rob here with your thoughts 12.20pm BST...
2019-07-09 13:34

Ninja, Tfue at risk of missing Fortnite World Cup duos final Two of the biggest names in the Fortnite scene are on the outside looking in as Fortnite World Cup duo tournament qualifiers head toward their final week....
2019-06-11 00:17

England to ring changes as they close in on semi-final spot at Netball World Cup England look set to shake up their side for Wednesday's Netball World Cup pool match against Trinidad & Tobago with a semi-final berth almost secure....
2019-07-16 14:00

The Woman Sexually Assaulted While Unconscious in the Stanford U Case Says It’s Time the World Knew Her Name The woman whose Stanford University attacker was sentenced to mere months in jail for sexually assaulting her as she lay unconscious has revealed her identity for the first time in the aftermath of a case that raised sharp criticisms around white pri...
2019-09-07 17:00

Australia vs New Zealand live stream: how to watch the Netball World Cup final 2019 from anywhere Having caused the hosts heartache by beating England 47-45 in the semi-finals, New Zealand must now face holders Australia in the 2019 Netball World Cup final for a sixth consecutive tournament. It should be a fiercely fought final and you can watch ...
2019-07-21 18:34

Netherlands beats Sweden to set up Women’s World Cup final with United States Jackie Groenen uncorked a long-range goal in extra time to advance the European champion Dutch to their first World Cup final.       ...
2019-07-04 03:51

Before the World Cup Final, Megan Rapinoe Calls Out FIFA on Prize Money Gap, Scheduling LYON, France — Megan Rapinoe called out FIFA on the eve of the Women’s World Cup title match. Her criticism Saturday ranged from the gap in prize money between the men and women, to scheduling that put the World Cup final on the same day ...
2019-07-07 02:17

Cricket World Cup Final 2019: Never-say-die New Zealand show rivals the true value of teamwork To call New Zealand dark horses has moved beyond cliché. Every tournament they show up, revel in the condescension and the absent expectation and perform well. For the second time in as many World Cups, they are finalists, following a semi-final for ...
2019-07-11 14:51

Archer called up, Willey left out of England's final 15-man squad for Cricket World Cup "David Willey has missed out on a place in England\u0027s 15-man squad for the ICC Men\u0027s Cricket World Cup, but there is a space for Sussex bowler Jofra Archer."...
2019-05-21 18:34

Women's World Cup: Groenen the heroine as Netherlands outlast Sweden to reach final A solitary strike by Jackie Groenen sent the Netherlands into the World Cup final at the expense of Sweden after an attritional affair in Lyon. Holders and tournament favorites United States await in Sunday's final....
2019-07-04 05:34

England win the Cricket World Cup! Hosts see off New Zealand as Lord's final goes to super over England are men's Cricket World Cup champions for the first time, and in the most thrilling fashion imaginable as the tournament's greatest ever final was decided by a Super Over – and a brilliant run out off the final ball. Eventually, it was decide...
2019-07-14 22:00

Fiba Basketball World Cup 2019 semi-final: Spain v Australia – live! Updates from the Boomers’ final four clash in BeijingAny thoughts? Email or tweet @rrjparkin 10.23am BST Third quarter 8 min - Spain 47-52 AustraliaGoulding leaves the three-attempt short and Nick Kay claims the offensive rebound and is fouled. Nothi...
2019-09-13 11:34

England make light work of Afghanistan in final warm-up before Cricket World Cup England's final assignment before a World Cup they have been preparing for four years was the softest of victories over Afghanistan at The Oval. The intensity was low and the outcome clear inside 20 overs, but England got the job done clinically for ...
2019-05-28 01:51

White House announces presidential delegation to attend Women's World Cup final The White House on Wednesday announced it is sending a presidential delegation to the Women’s World Cup final where the U.S. will take on the winner between the Netherlands and Sweden....
2019-07-03 17:51

Sexton back for Ireland as Wales turn to Patchell for final World Cup warm-up • Sexton returns after missing last three matches• Patchell starts at fly-half for first time this yearJohnny Sexton returns to the Ireland side against Wales in Dublin on Saturday after missing the first three World Cup warm-up matches because of in...
2019-09-05 23:00

USA rebound from rare loss to defeat Canada in final Fiba World Cup tune-up USA never trailed in 84-68 victory over Canada in SydneyAmericans saw 78-game win streak ended two days earlierThe United States rebounded from a rare loss two days earlier to outclass Canada 84-68 in a pre-World Cup exhibition basketball game Monday...
2019-08-27 00:00

Gasol fires Spain into World Cup final after double-overtime thriller against Australia "Marc Gasol netted 33 points and Ricky Rubio dished out 12 assists as Spain came from behind to beat Australia 95-88 in a double-overtime thriller and reach Sunday\u0027s basketball World Cup final."...
2019-09-13 21:34

Jackie Groenen strike sinks Sweden and puts Netherlands into World Cup final New Manchester United signing Jackie Groenen ensured the Netherlands finally got the better of an excellent Hedvig Lindahl in the Swedish goal, in extra time, to set up a final between the reigning world champions, the USA, and the European champions...
2019-07-04 00:51

Joe Root: Australia hold no fear for England ahead of World Cup semi-final Joe Root says there is no "fear factor" attached to playing Australia, despite England losing to them in their World Cup group match a fortnight ago and in a pre-tournament warm-up fixture....
2019-07-09 14:51

| England star Bronze revels in return 'home' for World Cup semi-final England's Lucy Bronze has spent two years spent fine-tuning her talent at leading club side Lyon and now prepares for a World Cup semi-final against the United States....
2019-07-01 18:34

Netherlands v Sweden: extra time in Women's World Cup semi-final – as it happened Groenen’s extra-time strike set ups final against the USA 10.45pm BST Persistence paid off in the end for the Dutch. Their methodical passing was sloppy through the 90 minutes but they eventually found accuracy, possibly helped by Sweden tiring, and ...
2019-07-04 01:34

England boss Phil Neville will not settle for second... even if it clears path to World Cup final Phil Neville's face was a picture when asked if he had heard from his former manager Sir Alex Ferguson, who has been in touch with Scotland boss Shelley Kerr to offer support this week....
2019-06-19 14:51

'VAR sucks': England and US fans react after dramatic World Cup semi-final – video Defending champions USA reached the Women's World Cup final for the fifth time after a dramatic 2-1 win over England.England fans said they were 'heartbroken' their team missed a late penalty and expressed anger over the VAR decision to rule out Elle...
2019-07-03 14:34

Stina Blackstenius sends Sweden past Germany and into World Cup semi-final Sweden will face Netherlands for a place in the World Cup final after a stunning victory over Germany in the blistering heat of Roazhon Park.Germany went in to the quarter-final as favourites, having not lost to Sweden in a major tournament since 199...
2019-06-29 21:34

India book semi-final spot as 28-run win dumps Bangladesh out of Cricket World Cup India returned to winning ways as a 28-run victory over Bangladesh confirmed their place in the World Cup semi-finals and eliminated their Asian neighbours....
2019-07-02 23:51

Netball World Cup 2019 first semi-final: Australia v South Africa – live! Updates from the match at M&S Bank Arena in LiverpoolAny thoughts? Email or tweet @meganmaurice 12.26pm BST Q4 5 mins: Australia 45-43 SA Still plenty of love in stadium for the Proteas, the English fans clearly keen to see Australia miss their first...
2019-07-20 13:34

England vs New Zealand live stream: how to watch Cricket World Cup final 2019 from anywhere Cricket World Cup finals only roll around every four years, but the 2019 edition will see a first-time champion crowned - hosts England or last time's losing finalists New Zealand. It's all set to be an unforgettable match and you can read ...
2019-07-13 21:17

England thrash Australia to reach Cricket World Cup 2019 final vs New Zealand It is England who will face New Zealand in Sunday's Cricket World Cup final at Lord's, thus guaranteeing the tournament its sixth different winner, and first new one since 1996. As sweetly for England, Australia are out – and with a bang. Their 223 w...
2019-07-11 23:00

Cricket World Cup 2019: India suffers ‘meltdown’ as New Zealand reaches final For the first time in international cricket history, a team lost its first three batsmen all for one, as India fell to New Zealand in its ICC World Cup Cricket semifinal on Thursday, as the Black Caps advanced to their second straight final....
2019-07-11 10:00

Cricket World Cup: Pakistan beat New Zealand to keep semi-final hopes alive Pakistan keep their hopes of a World Cup semi-final place alive - and increase the prospect of England going out - with a six-wicket victory over New Zealand....
2019-06-27 23:51

Australia bare feet and souls as World Cup semi-final with England looms • Justin Langer’s squad ‘pour hearts out’ in team-building session• Handscomb may replace Khawaja; Woakes and Roy set to playIf defeat by South Africa brought Australia down to earth then their coach, Justin Langer, appears keen they remain there, ha...
2019-07-08 20:51

World Championships: Praneeth Takes Home Bronze After Sindhu Enters Final BWF Badminton World Championships 2019 Sai Praneeth vs Kento Momota Semi-Final: Sai Praneeth is only the second Indian male shuttler to win a World Championships medal....
2019-08-24 18:34

Basketball World Cup 2019 live stream: how to watch FIBA final online from anywhere The 18th edition of the FIBA Basketball World Cup was blown wide open after the USA were defeated by France in the round of eight. But that now feels like a distant memory as Spain and Argentina prepare to battle it out for the trophy and the title. ...
2019-09-15 21:00

27 incredible photos of the US women's soccer team that just dominated Netherlands in the World Cup final Rico Brouwer/Soccrates/Getty Images The US Women's National Team, or the USWNT, dominated the Netherlands on Sunday to win their second straight Women's World Cup trophy, defeating the Dutch 2-0. It's the fourth time the American women have won the ...
2019-07-08 17:34

Opinion: Russell Wilson won't be limited to football, wants to 'inspire the world' As Seattle QB Russell Wilson prepares to open the NFL season vs. the Bengals, the soundtrack of his life is an example of what can be accomplished.       ...
2019-09-07 05:00

India’s Virat Kohli unhappy with Cricket World Cup format after semi-final exit • Captain laments ‘45 minutes of bad cricket’ against New Zealand• Kohli: changes should be made ‘if topping table means anything’Virat Kohli has suggested the International Cricket Council may want to consider changing the format of the World Cup af...
2019-07-11 06:51

‘Heals the wound’: New Zealand Netball World Cup final win takes sting out of cricket loss Jacinda Ardern was among those cheering the Silver Ferns on as they faced the Australian Diamonds in a nail-biting finishWhat a difference a week makes.Seven days ago, New Zealand was in despair, mourning the loss of a Cricket World Cup final that wi...
2019-07-22 10:51

Rose Lavelle, Megan Rapinoe expect to be ready for Sunday's World Cup final Rose Lavelle left England semifinal in second half with hamstring injury, while hamstring strain kept Megan Rapinoe out of game.       ...
2019-07-05 14:51

'Super! Incredible!': Dutch fans roar after reaching Women's World Cup final – video Netherlands fans let out all their excitement as they filed out of Lyon Stadium after watching their side edge Sweden 1-0 after extra time in their last-four clash on Wednesday. The game marked the first time a women’s World Cup semi-final had gone t...
2019-07-05 01:00

Megan Rapinoe misses World Cup semifinal with hamstring strain, plans to play in final Megan Rapinoe scored all four USWNT goals in the previous Women's World Cup knockout round games, but had to sit out the semifinal against England.       ...
2019-07-03 06:01

Australia vs England live stream: how to watch Cricket World Cup 2019 semi-final from anywhere Cricket's oldest rivals are set to do battle once more at Egbaston, with a place in the 2019 Cricket World Cup final the spoils for the victor. Clear your Thursday and use TechRadar as a bible to discover how to watch it - these are your Austral...
2019-07-11 05:00

India vs New Zealand abandoned as rain halts Cricket World Cup semi-final at Old Trafford India's Cricket World Cup semi-final clash with New Zealand will head into a second day after rain forced play to be abandoned without a result at Old Trafford on Tuesday....
2019-07-09 20:00

England captain Eoin Morgan was in line to bat in World Cup final super over, says Chris Woakes England captain Eoin Morgan would have brought himself in as the third super over batsman in Sunday's dramatic Cricket World Cup final, bowler Chris Woakes has revealed....
2019-07-16 02:51

England 37-0 Italy: Dominant second-half display seals comfortable win in final World Cup warm-up England ran in four tries during a 28-point second half as they completed their 2019 Rugby World Cup preparations with a comfortable 37-0 shutout win over Italy at St James' Park....
2019-09-06 23:00

Patty Mills fires again as Australia reach maiden Basketball World Cup semi-final Guard scores 24 points in 82-70 win over Czech RepublicSpain await in Friday’s shootout for place in finalPatty Mills blazed Australia into their first Basketball World Cup semi-final, starring again as the Boomers beat the Czech Republic 82-70 in Ch...
2019-09-12 09:34

India vs New Zealand live stream: how to watch Cricket World Cup 2019 semi-final from anywhere We've at last reached the knockout phase of the 2019 Cricket World Cup with two-time champions India facing 2015 runners-up New Zealand in the first semi-final in Manchester. Will the Men in Blue carry on their good form, or can the downtrodden ...
2019-07-09 05:34

Spain vs Argentina live stream: how to watch Basketball World Cup 2019 Final online from anywhere After two weeks of superb hoop-shooting action, the 2019 FIBA Basketball World Cup is finally upon us, with Spain taking on Argentina in the grand final. You can watch the match as it happens from anywhere by following our Spain vs Argentina liv...
2019-09-15 21:00

Women's World Cup: Thousands of fans to cheer on England Lionesses as they take on USA in semi-final London's pubs were today predicting an "electric" atmosphere as thousands of fans turn out to watch England's Lionesses take on the USA in the Women's World Cup semi-final....
2019-07-02 09:51

Australia reach Netball World Cup final after narrow victory over South Africa in semis Australia coach Lisa Alexander denied charges of complacency after her team edged their way into the Netball World Cup final with a 55-53 win over South Africa....
2019-07-20 17:51

England vs USA live stream: how to watch today's Women's World Cup 2019 semi-final from anywhere The record-breaking USA are eyeing another piece of history by becoming the first side to reach the Women’s World Cup final for a third consecutive occasion. England have continued to improve as the tournament has progressed, and their cl...
2019-07-01 23:00

Netherlands vs Sweden live stream: how to watch Women's World Cup 2019 semi-final from anywhere Netherlands and Sweden. The 2019 Women's World Cup semi-final. Lyon. It's very straightforward...win today and play in the World Cup Final on Sunday. And to make sure that you don't miss a minute, we've created this guide to getti...
2019-07-04 01:34

India chasing 240 to beat New Zealand: Cricket World Cup 2019 semi-final – live! Cricket World Cup updates from the rain-delayed matchCounty cricket – live! Latest news from around the groundsAnd feel free to email Simon or tweet @Simon_Burnton 11.45am BST 9th over: India 19-3 (Pant 7, Karthik 6) Runs for Karthik! He finally gets...
2019-07-10 12:51

Sue Bird's knee surgery means she can attend World Cup final in support of Megan Rapinoe Sue Bird says reaction is mostly positive to her article on Players' Tribune website about girlfriend Megan Rapinoe and US play at World Cup.       ...
2019-07-04 03:51

New Zealand's Trent Boult: Losing 2015 Cricket World Cup Final will drive us on to glory New Zealand's Trent Boult insists it "still hurts to talk about" being "pumped" by Australia in the 2015 World Cup Final and says that defeat will inspire the Black Caps when they face their neighbours or England in Sunday's showpiece at Lord's....
2019-07-11 14:51

Women's World Cup live updates: United States gets past England to reach final Live updates and analysis as the USWNT takes on England in the semifinals of the Women's World Cup. The winner advances to the July 7 final.       ...
2019-07-02 23:51

Josh Taylor, eventually, makes weight for World Boxing Super Series semi-final Confusion at the weigh in for Josh Taylor vs Ivan Baranchyk but the fight is on The post Josh Taylor, eventually, makes weight for World Boxing Super Series semi-final appeared first on Boxing News....
2019-05-21 15:01

Soccer fans chant 'F--- Trump!' during live Fox News segment at a bar in France after the Women's World Cup final Fox News The United States Women's National Team dominated the Netherlands in the World Cup final to win the tournament for the second straight time. After the match, fans chanted "F--- Trump! F--- Trump!" during a live segment on Fox News shot from...
2019-07-08 02:00

Fiba Basketball World Cup 2019 semi-final: Spain beat Australia in double overtime – as it happened Spain pip Boomers 95-88 to reach finalAustralia heartbroken by Spain in double overtime thriller 11.49am BST It was a narrative of redemption for a Boomers side at it’s first ever World Cup semi-final - looking to become the first Asian men’s side in...
2019-09-13 13:34

India vs New Zealand, Cricket World Cup 2019 semi-final: Prediction, TV and live stream, line-ups and tickets The first of this year's Cricket World Cup's semi-finals takes place in Manchester on Tuesday when India take on New Zealand for a place in the final....
2019-07-07 15:51

England vs Wales clash is final chance for World Cup hopefuls to catch the eye of early-bird Eddie Jones England face Wales at Twickenham on Sunday in the first of four warm-up matches to prepare for the World Cup but, in truth, their road to Japan started four years ago....
2019-08-09 19:00

First 2005 Ashes, now World Cup 2019? Trevor Bayliss tells England squad to inspire a new generation in final England's cricketers were inspired to play the game by the famous Ashes summer of 2005 — and now they have the same chance to influence the next generation when they play a home World Cup Final against New Zealand at Lord's on Sunday....
2019-07-12 18:51

Australia vs England, Cricket World Cup 2019 semi-final: Prediction, TV and live stream, line-ups and tickets Host nation England will be looking to reach their first Cricket World Cup final since 1992 when they take on defending champions Australia at Edgbaston on Thursday....
2019-07-07 19:00

India vs New Zealand LIVE: Cricket World Cup 2019 match prediction and latest semi-final updates India will contest their World Cup semi-final against New Zealand on Tuesday after Australia's defeat to South Africa shook up the standings heading into the last four....
2019-07-08 15:00

Netherlands reach Women's World Cup final as Jackie Groenen extra-time strike sees off Sweden The European champions will meet the reigning champions in Sunday's World Cup Final after the Netherlands beat Sweden 1-0 to set-up a clash with the USA....
2019-07-04 03:17

USA vs Netherlands, Fifa Women's World Cup Final 2019 prediction: LIVE stream, TV, lineups, tickets, odds USA will be aiming to both successfully defend their World Cup title and deliver a fourth world title when they face the Netherlands in Lyon on Sunday....
2019-07-06 14:00

USA vs Netherlands prediction, Fifa Women's World Cup Final 2019: LIVE stream, UK TV, odds, lineups, tickets USA will be aiming to both successfully defend their World Cup title and win the competition for a fourth time when they face the Netherlands in Lyon today....
2019-07-07 14:00

USA star Alli Long urges every women's team to join fight for equal pay after boos at World Cup Final World Cup winner Allie Long urged every national team in women's football to join the fight for equal pay, after FIFA chief Gianni Infantino was humiliated at the Stade de Lyon on Sunday....
2019-07-08 17:51

Netherlands vs Sweden: Arsenal star Vivianne Miedema backed to shine in World Cup semi-final by Faye White Arsenal and England legend Faye White has backed Gunners superstar Vivianne Miedema to fire the Netherlands into their first World Cup Final tonight....
2019-07-03 13:51

England vs New Zealand, 2019 Netball World Cup semi-final: FREE live stream, TV information, tickets and odds Less than a week after a truly thrilling Cricket World Cup Final at Lord's, England and New Zealand square off once again in the 2019 Netball World Cup last four on Saturday....
2019-07-19 20:17

USA icon Megan Rapinoe wants progress on women's football pay as Gianni Infantino earns World Cup final boos Megan Rapinoe declared it was time for the conversation about pay in women's football to move "forward to the next step" after she helped the United States retain their World Cup title....
2019-07-07 23:34

USA star Allie Long urges every women's team to join fight for equal pay after boos at World Cup Final World Cup winner Allie Long urged every national team in women's football to join the fight for equal pay, after FIFA chief Gianni Infantino was humiliated at the Stade de Lyon on Sunday....
2019-07-08 19:51

England coach Phil Neville insists Lionesses will not wilt in World Cup heat as Norway quarter-final looms Phil Neville insists his England players are fully prepared for the intense heatwave sweeping Europe, which has prompted Fifa to implement special measures to combat the soaring temperatures at the World Cup....
2019-06-27 19:00

Norway vs England 2019 Fifa Women's World Cup quarter-final prediction: TV LIVE stream, lineups, odds, tickets England must focus on the task at hand tonight as they face Norway in the Women's World Cup quarter-finals following an extraordinary 3-0 last-16 win over Cameroon....
2019-06-27 19:00

England Rugby World Cup places still 'up for grabs' in final squad England coach Eddie Jones says three places are up for grabs before he slims his 38-man World Cup training group to a final squad of 31 on August 12....
2019-07-05 14:34

| Boks: Why beating Pumas isn’t only about trophy Beating Argentina at Salta would help confirm, at a fitting time, that the Boks are learning to grind out wins more regularly in foreign climes, writes Rob Houwing....
2019-08-01 14:34

Heisman Trophy battle isn’t just a two-QB race A quarterback has claimed college sports’ premier award in eight of the past nine seasons, a trend most expect to continue. Alabama’s Tua Tagovailoa and Clemson’s Trevor Lawrence could be the No. 1 picks in the next two NFL drafts, respectively, and ...
2019-08-26 03:34

Atlanta United Wins Another Trophy Atlanta United captures its third trophy in less than nine months with a 2-1 victory over Minnesota for the U.S. Open Cup. Atlanta previously won the MLS Cup and the Campeones Cup. (Aug. XX)        ...
2019-08-29 05:00

See who took home a Moon Person trophy MTV's 2019 Video Music Awards, hosted by Sebastian Maniscalco, are Monday night. Going into the ceremony, Taylor Swift and Ariana Grande tied for the most nominations with 10 each. But who actually won in each category? The full list of winners and n...
2019-08-28 03:34

Liga MX And MLS Will Compete For A New, Meaningless Trophy Starting in July, MLS and Liga MX will compete in a new, eight team, single elimination competition to crown the best club in Mexico and the United States (Canada can go fuck itself unless Toronto, Vancouver, or Montreal qualify for the tourney, I gu...
2019-05-29 21:17

New Zealand coach Gary Stead was cleaning Lord's windows 29 years ago... now he's in a World Cup final Twenty-nine years ago, Gary Stead was cleaning the windows of the Lord's Pavilion as part of his work on the MCC groundstaff. Now he is back, sat on the away balcony as coach of New Zealand in Sunday's World Cup final against hosts England....
2019-07-12 18:51

Cricket World Cup final umpire Kumar Dharmasena admits 'error' handed England one extra run Umpire Kumar Dharmasena has admitted making a crucial "judgmental error" in the last over of England's victory over New Zealand in the Cricket World Cup final earlier this month....
2019-07-22 15:51

New Renault Megane R.S. Trophy-R prices announced News 31 Jul, 2019 Prices for the record-setting Renault Megane R.S. Trophy-R hot hatch will start from £51,140, climbing to £72,140 with performance extras...
2019-08-01 02:51

Another trophy for Liverpool, but also food for thought for Klopp Liverpool have won the UEFA Super Cup on penalties after a 2-2 draw with Chelsea over 120 minutes. Jürgen Klopp starts his season with silverware, but may not have liked everything that he saw in Istanbul....
2019-08-15 01:17

Art Collectors Splurge on Trophy Works at Auctions Collectors jostled at the high end of the market during the New York auctions, smashing record prices for more than four dozen artists, including Claude Monet and Jeff Koons....
2019-05-21 18:00

How to use the PlayStation 4’s hidden trophy reveal (and other tricks) Welcome to TNW Basics, a collection of tips, guides, and advice on how to easily get the most out of your gadgets, apps, and other stuff. Despite it being almost six years old at the time of writing, the PlayStation 4 still holds some secrets from it...
2019-07-13 00:51

Jordan Henderson: ‘City don’t stop at one trophy … we want more and more’ The Liverpool captain is determined that a Champions League final win over Spurs would be just the beginning for his sideIt is easy to see Liverpool’s place in the Champions League final on Saturday as a shot at redemption, a chance to make up for la...
2019-05-26 03:34

Renault Megane RS Trophy-R 2019 review The Renault Megane RS Trophy-R, the hottest of Meganes, thrills like a great Megane should There are some pure driver’s cars that manufacturers just always get right: I’m particularly thinking GT Porsches, mid-engined Ferrari specials and extreme ...
2019-07-05 12:34

RB Leipzig: New kids on the block target first trophy RB Leipzig head into the German Cup final against Bayern Munich aiming to win their first piece of silverware. Victory would send a message to German football that RB are ready to challenge the Bayern hegemony....
2019-05-24 23:34

Renault Megane RS Trophy-R 2019 UK review The hottest Megane is still an incredibly hardcore hot hatch, but it's a more coherent, likeable product than its siblings A £72,140 Renault Mégane. As in seventy-two thousand, one-hundred-and-forty pounds sterling. If you were looking for a measur...
2019-09-12 21:34

Spelling Bee’s 8-way tie is participation trophy culture at its worst If you’re smart enough to spell erysipelas correctly, chances are you also are smart enough to know that an eight-way tie isn’t really winning. But the Scripps Montessori School, er, National Spelling Bee doesn’t think so highly of its competitors. O...
2019-06-01 01:00

Becker's trophy auction raises over 680,000 pounds An online auction of German tennis great Boris Becker's trophies and memorabilia has raised more than 680,000 pounds ($852,652), with his 1989 U.S. Open trophy attracting the highest bid of 150,250 pounds....
2019-07-12 11:51

New Renault Megane RS Trophy-R: UK prices revealed Renault Megane RS Trophy-R Standard version of Renault Sport's most hardcore hot hatch starts at over £50,000, with a flagship Nurburgring lap record edition commanding £72,000 Renault has revealed pricing and specs for the limited-run Mégane RS T...
2019-08-01 04:34

England incorrectly awarded extra run in Cricket World Cup final after umpire 'error', claims Simon Taufel England were the beneficiaries of a "clear mistake" when they were awarded a vital extra run as they won the World Cup, according to former leading umpire Simon Taufel....
2019-07-16 02:51

Trump administration gave OK to import lion trophy A lion trophy from Tanzania has been approved for import to the US, the first such case since lions began receiving protections in January 2016 as a threatened species under the Endangered Species Act, a conservation group says....
2019-09-13 06:34

New Renault Megane RS Trophy-R revealed with Nurburgring lap record Renault Megane RS Trophy-R Weight reduction and reworked aerodynamics help limited-run version of hot hatch claim front-wheel-drive mark The limited-run Renault Mégane RS Trophy-R has been revealed, with the hot hatch undergoing comprehensive weig...
2019-05-21 18:17

Basketball comes home, Raptors fans hoping trophy follows When Canadian James Naismith invented basketball back in 1891 it is doubtful that in his wildest dreams he could have imagined his hockey-mad homeland going bonkers over a sport designed to be an "athletic distraction"....
2019-06-01 06:00

ECHL says Kelly Cup wasn’t returned, made new trophy The ECHL says the Kelly Cup that has been awarded to its champion since 1997 was not returned by the Colorado Eagles after their title and a new trophy has been created. ECHL Commissioner Emeritus Patrick J. Kelly says in a statement that the Eagles ...
2019-06-02 01:00

Conservationists push at CITES conference to ban trophy hunting A group of activists is trying to persuade an international conservation conference to ban trophy hunting, which outrages some animal lovers but has long been tolerated by some environmentalists as a way of protecting wildlife....
2019-08-20 16:34