Federer downs Nadal to set up Djokovic duel for Wimbledon title
Roger Federer reached his 12th Wimbledon final on Friday, defeating old rival Rafael Nadal, 11 years after the Spaniard triumphed in their epic 2008 title showdown at the All England Club, a match widely regarded as the greatest ever played.
England striker Peter Crouch announces retirement
Former England striker Peter Crouch on Friday announced his retirement from football at the age of 38 after two decades as a professional.
‘Feeling of emptiness’ for England over World Cup semifinal loss, says Neville
England’s players and staff “woke up with a feeling of emptiness” after the Women’s World Cup semi-final defeat by the USA, said boss Phil Neville. The Lionesses have exited three major tournament in a row at the semi-final stage after the 2-1 loss in Lyon, reports BBC. “There is massive disappointment as we came to…
Three things we learned from England v USA
The USA are in pole position to win the women's World Cup for the fourth time after beating England 2-1 to make Sunday's final, while the Lionesses miss out in the last four in their third straight major tournament.
Donald Trump and the rest of the world
It was a humble, sober and well-behaved Donald Trump, president of America, the strongest and most powerful nation on earth that sat next to HRM Queen Elizabeth of England at the banquet during Trump’s state visit to the United Kingdom first week of June. It is strange, isn’t it, even apocalyptic that we should be…
Liverpool's Ojo joins Rangers on loan
Liverpool winger Sheyi Ojo will link up with former Reds captain Steven Gerrard after agreeing a season-long loan move to Rangers on Tuesday. England youth international Ojo has made 13 appearances for the Liverpool first team, but has spent most of his Anfield career in loan spells at Wigan, Wolves, Fulham and last season with…
Hazard will give us a lot at Real Madrid, Ramos declares
Sergio Ramos has made no attempt to hide the fact he wants Real Madrid to snap up Chelsea star Eden Hazard. Hazard is expected to join the Spanish giants this summer in a big-money move, calling time on his Stamford Bridge career after moving to England back in 2012. The Belgium international is entering the final…
'It's a sky blue world': City hailed as England's best ever
Manchester City's treble winners have been hailed as English football's greatest ever team after their FA Cup final demolition of Watford completed an historic campaign. Pep Guardiola's side became the first English club to win the Premier League, FA Cup and League Cup in the same season thanks to their swaggering 6-0 success at Wembley…
All eyes on City, Liverpool’s matches at Amex, Anfield
Today, from 3pm when referees signal the start to the last Premier League matches of this season across England, all eyes would almost certainly not be focusing on Brighton and Liverpool, but on Mauricio Pochettino’s miracle working Tottenham who broke thousands of Dutch hearts in Amsterdam on Wednesday.
World’s number 837 stuns the British Masters with new course record
England's Matthew Jordan stunned the field with a new course record of 63 in the first round of the British Masters yesterday, reports AFP. The 23-year-old, ranked 837th in the world, carded nine birdies in a bogey-free 18 holes at Hillside. Jordan, in just his 12th event as a professional golfer, ended the day with…
Pressure on for Brexit compromise after polls debacle
Britain's two biggest parties said there was renewed impetus Saturday to find a compromise on Brexit after taking a battering in local elections from voters exasperated by the impasse.
England, Spain or Portugal' - Sanches wants to leave Bayern
One-time wonderkid Renato Sanches has repeated his desire to leave Bayern Munich after another year in which he has struggled to break into the first team. "I have to play more, five minutes are not enough," said Sanches, 21, after he was substituted onto the field in the 87th minute during Bayern's 1-0 win over…