Sport > World

Qatar's emir hopes 2022 World Cup can heal Arab world divisions

9 monthes ago   |   By

For the first time, the tournament is set to take place in the Middle East, as host-nation Qatar faces a blocked by Gulf countries.
Read more ...

 

Michelle Obama and Beyoncé's Mom Were Last Seen Partying Together at a Beyoncé Concert

9 monthes ago   |   By

The city of Paris had many reasons to party on Sunday night. For one, the French soccer team won the 2018 World Cup. For another, it was Bastille Day. And the third? Beyoncé and Jay Z put on their On the Run II tour at Paris's Stade de France - and their front-row fans were none other than former First Lady Michelle Obama and Beyoncé's own mom, Tina Knowles Lawson. Best of all, the two beloved matriarchs were snapped seeming to enjoy each other's company, hanging out and dancing joyfully together to Beyoncé's hits during the show. (Obama's younger daughter Sasha was also reportedly in...
Read more ...

 

This Is What You Missed While the World Cup Was On

9 monthes ago   |   By

From LeBron's new team to Ronaldo, via the U.S. Open, there was a lot on.
Read more ...

 

World Cup 2018 Best XI: France's Champions Lead the Top Players in Russia

9 monthes ago   |   By

France is the 2018 World Cup champion, and it's no surprise that Les Bleus feature quite heavily in our team of the tournament.
Read more ...

 

France's World Cup Team Crashed a Press Conference to Soak Their Coach in Champagne

9 monthes ago   |   By

It was raining champagne on Sunday night for France ‘s World Cup championship.
After winning the World Cup final over Croatia 4-2 , France coach Didier Deschamps was busy fielding questions about the winning team at a post-championship press conference when the team got a little raucous. Players-including Antoine Griezmann, Paul Pogba and Kylian Mbappewere-stormed the press conference screaming Deshcamps's name and showering him with champagne and some number of energy drinks.
“They are completely crazy, those lads,” said a grinning, wet Deschamps after the players had left. “They're young...
Read more ...

 

U.S Defeats World in a power-packed Futures Game

9 monthes ago   |   By

Taylor Trammell homered and tripled to win the MVP Award
Read more ...

 

England and Belgium in the final? How Goldman Sachs' computer predictions went haywire at the World Cup

England and Belgium in the final? How Goldman Sachs' computer predictions went haywire at the World Cup

9 monthes ago   |   By

Goldman Sachs' statistical model for the World Cup sounded impressive: The investment bank mined data about the teams and individual players, used artificial intelligence to predict the factors that might affect game scores and simulated 1 million possible evolutions of the tournament. The model was updated as the games unfolded, and it was wrong again and again. It certainly didn't predict the final opposing France and Croatia on Sunday.
The failure to accurately predict the outcome of soccer games is a good opportunity to laugh at the hubris of elite bankers, who use similar complex...
Read more ...

 

3 takeaways from the MLB Futures Game at Nationals Park

9 monthes ago   |   By

Major League Baseball's Futures Game at Nationals Park on Sunday was a showcase more than an actual game, even if score was kept and the U.S. team earned a 10-6 win over the World team. By the end, it started resemble a home run derby. The top prospects were split into two squads based on hometown,...
Read more ...

 

U.S. women's soccer team takes over the spotlight with Women's World Cup up next in 2019

9 monthes ago   |   By

There's a lot of soccer to be played before the 2019 World Cup, but Carli Lloyd and other U.S. national team players already have the tournament on their minds.
Read more ...

 


Search by Tags

   World      Running      Barack Obama      Soccer      Beyonce      Celebrities      Michelle Obama      U.S.      Planet futbol      Onetime      World Cup 2018      News      FIFA      FIFA World Cup 2018      World Cup      MLB  


NBA playoffs 2019: Celtics sweep Pacers to advance to conference semifinals

NBA playoffs 2019: Celtics sweep Pacers to advance to conference semifinals

A 110-106 win over Indiana in Game 4 gave Boston its first playoff sweep since 2011. Read more ...

Nets GM Sean Marks suspended, fined after entering referee locker room

Nets GM Sean Marks suspended, fined after entering referee locker room

Marks got a one-game suspension and a $25,000 fine after he burst into the Referee Locker Room after the Nets' 112-108 loss to the 76ers. Read more ...

PAOK wins Greek league, still unbeaten with 1 round left

PAOK wins Greek league, still unbeaten with 1 round left

THESSALONIKI, Greece - PAOK won the Greek league with a round to spare after beating Levadiakos 5-0. Read more ...

Liverpool returns to top spot; Everton humiliates Man United

Liverpool returns to top spot; Everton humiliates Man United

LONDON - Before returning to the top of the Premier League, Liverpool got to savor a Manchester United humiliation. Read more ...

UFC on ESPN+ 7 post-event facts: Some rare feats in Russia

UFC on ESPN+ 7 post-event facts: Some rare feats in Russia

The UFC hosted its second event in Russia on Saturday with UFC on ESPN+ 7, which took place at Yubileyniy Arena in St. Petersburg, with a main card that streamed on ESPN+... Read more ...

Capitals' T.J. Oshie out of playoffs with broken clavicle

Capitals' T.J. Oshie out of playoffs with broken clavicle

ARLINGTON, Va. - Washington Capitals winger T.J. Oshie is expected to miss the rest of the playoffs after undergoing surgery to repair a broken right clavicle. Read more ...

NBA Playoffs 2019: Joel Embiid's Warriors joke made Jimmy Butler quit press...

NBA Playoffs 2019: Joel Embiid's Warriors joke made Jimmy Butler quit press conference

The 76ers star said he hopes his team doesn't blow its 3-1 lead to Brooklyn, like the Warriors did in the 2016 NBA Finals. Read more ...

Aaron Judge injury update: Yankees star placed on 10-day IL

Aaron Judge injury update: Yankees star placed on 10-day IL

Yankees manager Aaron Boone said there was no timetable for Judge's return and called the strain "pretty significant." Read more ...

Arsenal top-4 bid dented by 3-2 home loss to Crystal Palace

Arsenal top-4 bid dented by 3-2 home loss to Crystal Palace

LONDON - Christian Benteke's first goal in almost a year set Crystal Palace on its way to a 3-2 victory at Arsenal in the Premier League on Sunday, denting the north London... Read more ...

Diamondbacks 1B Walker hampered by hip pointer

Diamondbacks 1B Walker hampered by hip pointer

CHICAGO - Christian Walker is out of the starting lineup for the Arizona Diamondbacks' series finale against the Chicago Cubs because of a hip pointer. Read more ...