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400m phenomenon Bloomfield goes pro

Saturday, June, 23 2018    

KINGSTON, Jamaica — Jamaica’s 400m phenomenon Akeem Bloomfield took another significant step in his career by signing a professional contract with Puma.Bloomfield, who will turn 21 in October, told OBSERVER ONLINE that he has made up his mind. Read More

#WC2018: Kroos scores late to give Germany 2-1 win over Sweden

Saturday, June, 23 2018    

SOCHI, Russia (AP) — Toni Kroos scored in the fifth minute of stoppage time from outside the penalty area, and 10-man Germany rallied to beat Sweden 2-1 on Saturday to stay alive at the World Cup. Read More

UPDATE: Windies 12-3 as rain stops day/night Test

Saturday, June, 23 2018    

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados (AFP) — Rain interrupted play on the opening day of the day-night third Test between the West Indies and Sri Lanka with the West Indies struggling at 12-3 after choosing to bat at Kensington Oval in Barbados on Saturday. Read More

US Open will consider Serena's pregnancy in seedings — report

Saturday, June, 23 2018    

NEW YORK, United States (AFP) — The US Open will start considering pregnancy situations when making seedings so players aren't penalised for starting families, US Tennis Association president Katrina Adams said in a New York Times report today. Read More

Windies bat in first day/night Test in C'bean

Saturday, June, 23 2018    

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados (AFP) — West Indies captain Jason Holder won the toss and chose to bat first at the start of the third and final Test against Sri Lanka at Kensington Oval in Barbados on Saturday. Read More

#WC2018: Germany trail Sweden 1-0 at half-time, face exit

Saturday, June, 23 2018    

SOCHI, Russia (AFP) — Defending champion Germany have 45 minutes to save their World Cup on Saturday after they trailed 1-0 at half-time in their must-win Group F tie in Sochi. Read More

Sri Lanka recall Vandersay from West Indies tour

Saturday, June, 23 2018    

COLOMBO, Sri Lanka (AFP) — Sri Lanka today recalled leg spinner Jeffrey Vandersay from the West Indies tour over "conduct" that violated contractual obligations, Sri Lanka's cricket board said. Read More

#WC2018: Ozil dropped as Germany make changes for Sweden clash

Saturday, June, 23 2018    

SOCHI, Russia (AFP) — Mesut Ozil has been dropped for Germany's must-win World Cup clash against Sweden in Sochi on Saturday. Read More

Mexico beat South Korea 2-1 to edge towards last 16

Saturday, June, 23 2018    

ROSTOV-ON-DON, Russia (AFP) — Mexico moved to the brink of the World Cup knockout rounds with a 2-1 win over South Korea in Rostov-on-Don on Saturday. Read More

#WC2018: Mexico in control at half against South Korea

Saturday, June, 23 2018    

MOSCOW, Russia (AP) — Mexico is in nearly complete control over South Korea at halftime at the World Cup despite just a 1-0 lead courtesy of a Carlos Vela penalty kick. Read More

#WC2018: Mexico make 1 change for game vs South Korea

Saturday, June, 23 2018    

MOSCOW, Russia (AP) — Mexico coach Juan Carlos Orosio has made only one change to his lineup for the World Cup game against South Korea, keeping faith with players who combined to beat Germany in their Group F opener. Defender Edson Alvarez replaced Hugo Ayala at the back. Read More

#WC2018: Panama name unchanged line-up for 'hardest' England game

Saturday, June, 23 2018    

NIZHNIY NOVGOROD, Russia (AFP) — Panama will name an unchanged line-up for the World Cup Group G clash against England in Nizhny Novgorod, veteran coach Hernan Gomez confirmed on Saturday. Read More

#WC2018: Belgium on verge of last 16 after crushing Tunisia 5-2

Saturday, June, 23 2018    

MOSCOW, Russia — Romelu Lukaku drew level with Cristiano Ronaldo at the top of the World Cup goalscoring charts today, scoring twice as Belgium moved to the brink of the last 16 after a 5-2 romp against Tunisia. Read More

#WC2018: Lukaku gives Belgium 3-1 lead at halftime

Saturday, June, 23 2018    

MOSCOW, Russia (AP) — Romelu Lukaku scored just before halftime to give Belgium a 3-1 lead over Tunisia and equal Cristiano Ronaldo's tally of four goals so far at the World Cup. Read More

THINGS LOOKING UP!

Saturday, June, 23 2018    

SAINT PETERSBURG, Russia (AFP) — It took until virtually the last kick after 96 minutes of frustration, but Neymar and Brazil have lift-off at the World Cup. Read More



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