Paris officially launches 2024 Olympic games bidParis on Tuesday officially announced its bid to host the 2024 Olympic and Paralympic Games and bring the global sports event back to the French capital for the first time in a…
Paris to enter race for 2024 Olympic GamesParis and Budapest are set to enter the race for the 2024 Olympics on Tuesday and with more cities watching it could become a classic narrowly fought contest.
WOMEN'S WORLD CUP 2015
France whip South Korea 3-0, set up German clashA highly impressive French side out thought and out played South Korea in their Women’s World Cup second round game on Sunday, winning 3-0 to set up a quarter-final clash of…
Messi earns 100th cap as Argentina struggle into last 8Argentina marked Lionel Messi's 100th cap with an unconvincing 1-0 win over Jamaica to reach the Copa America quarter-finals as group winners on Saturday as holders Uruguay…
Chile thrash Bolivia as Neymar is kicked out of Copa AmericaBrazil superstar Neymar was dramatically thrown out of the Copa America on Friday as Chile shrugged off the drunk-driving controversy surrounding Arturo Vidal to power into the…
Neymar in danger of missing Copa America quarter-finalsBrazil star Neymar could be banned for more than a game after he was shown a red card at the the end of his team's 1-0 loss to Colombia in the Copa America.
Swiss officials probe 'suspicious' FIFA bank linksSwiss prosecutors are investigating 53 "suspicious" banking relations as part of its inquiry into FIFA and bids for the 2018 and 2022 World Cup bids, the attorney general said…
Warriors claim NBA title after 40-year droughtAn emotional Golden State Warriors squad captured its first NBA title in 40 years on Tuesday, holding off the Cleveland Cavaliers 105-97 to win the NBA Finals
Ireland skipper O'Connell leads Toulon star signingsIreland stalwart Paul O'Connell, England prop Matt Stevens and South Africa back-rower Duane Vermeulen have all signed for European champions Toulon, club president Mourad…
Hosts Chile draw 3-3 with Mexico in Copa thrillerHosts Chile came twice from behind before themselves being pegged back by Mexico in a thrilling 3-3 Group A clash at the Copa America on Monday.
Neymar leads Brazil to late win over Peru in Copa AmericaNeymar scored a goal and set up the injury-time winner for Douglas Costa, helping Brazil open its Copa America campaign with a 2-1 win over Peru on Sunday.
WOMEN'S WORLD CUP 2015
Colombia defeat Les Bleues 2-0 in major upsetGoals in either half from Lady Andrade and Catalina Usme lifted Colombia to an historic 2-0 Women's World Cup win against France on Saturday in the first major upset of the…
Argentina concedes late goal to draw Paraguay 2-2Argentina conceded a last-minute equalizer to open its Copa America participation with a disappointing 2-2 draw with Paraguay on Saturday.
European Games open in Baku despite human rights recordThe first European Games opened in Azerbaijan on Friday with an extravagant opening ceremony featuring Lady Gaga, although even her star power failed to dispel some of the…