SALVADOR: A well-timed substitution can change the course of any soccer match but when the game runs to 120 minutes and is played in the energy-sapping heat of northeast Brazil, substitutes really com
RIO DE JANEIRO: FIFA secretary general Jerome Valcke on Tuesday said he had been impressed by the soaring popularity of the World Cup in the United States, which has discussed a possible bid for the t
SALVADOR, Brazil: When the 121st minute expired at Arena Fonte Nova on Tuesday, ending another evening of high World Cup drama, the US soccer team’s players folded under the exhaustion and disappointm
SAO PAULO: Angel Di Maria’s extra-time winner kept Argentina’s World Cup dream alive on Tuesday as they scrambled into the quarter-finals with a dramatic 1-0 win over Switzerland.
LONDON: Former champion Maria Sharapova saved six match points before falling to Angelique Kerber in the fourth round at Wimbledon on Tuesday, ending her bid to win a second title at the All England C
MANILA: San Mig Coffee got the headstart that it wanted against Rain or Shine in the Mixers’ drive for the Grand Slam, though it can’t get any more controversial than this one.
ISLAMABAD: Pakistan head coach Waqar Younis said Tuesday he has returned for his second coaching stint with a positive frame of mind and wants to bring more aggressiveness to the squad ahead of next y
WELLINGTON: “My name is Lou Vincent and I am a cheat.”
DETROIT: Detroit's Rajai Davis hit his third career grand slam in the ninth inning to lift the Tigers to a 5-4 home win over Oakland in Monday's clash of the top two teams in the American League.
NEW YORK: Kyrie Irving isn’t going anywhere.
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