Back to harsh reality for Croatia after stellar World Cup run
It was a dream run that came agonizingly close to being crowned with a World Cup title but for Croatia now comes a return to a harsh soccer reality of sketchy infrastructure and scandals.
Source: Reuters: Sports News | 16 Jul 2018 | 2:32 am
Sports betting no easy fix for U.S. gaming's most beleaguered industries
Long-struggling U.S. gambling industries hope to cash in on newly legal sports betting, but the growing wave of electronic and mobile gaming choices is considered more likely to change the face of those businesses rather than revive them.
Source: Reuters: Sports News | 15 Jul 2018 | 9:01 pm
From Paris to Moscow, France fans go wild after thrilling World Cup win
Millions of French fans were overwhelmed with joy on Sunday as France beat Croatia 4-2 to win soccer's World Cup in a pulsating final in Moscow, sparking ecstatic scenes of celebration from Paris to Marseille, from Lyon to Lille.
Source: Reuters: Sports News | 15 Jul 2018 | 8:56 pm
Suwannapura tops Lincicome in playoff to win Marathon Classic
(Field Level Media) - Thidapa Suwannapura hardly could believe it after she outlasted Brittany Lincicome in a sudden-death playoff to win the Marathon Classic in Sylvania, Ohio.
Source: Reuters: Sports News | 15 Jul 2018 | 8:31 pm
American Kim romps to his first PGA Tour win
American Michael Kim cruised to his first PGA Tour victory and a trip to the British Open with a runaway win in the John Deere Classic on Sunday.
Source: Reuters: Sports News | 15 Jul 2018 | 7:53 pm
World Cup Catch-up: France toast Croatia & party like it's 1998
Watch all the best action from match day 25 of the 2018 World Cup in Russia, as France face Croatia in the final in Moscow.
Source: BBC Sport - Sport | 15 Jul 2018 | 7:15 pm
France lifts second World Cup after classic final
France won the World Cup for the second time in spectacular style on Sunday as a 4-2 victory over Croatia in one of the most entertaining and action-packed finals for decades ended the battling outsiders' dreams of a first title.
Source: Reuters: Sports News | 15 Jul 2018 | 7:01 pm
French police clash with unruly fans, clear Champs Elysees
French police fired tear gas and dispersed crowds from the Champs Elysees late on Sunday after clashes with a small group of unruly fans threatened to spoil celebrations of France's World Cup win over Croatia in Moscow.
Source: Reuters: Sports News | 15 Jul 2018 | 6:59 pm
Anti-Kremlin protesters invade pitch during World Cup final
The World Cup final between France and Croatia on Sunday was briefly interrupted when four intruders affiliated to anti-Kremlin punk band Pussy Riot ran onto the pitch before being hauled off by stewards.
Source: Reuters: Sports News | 15 Jul 2018 | 6:26 pm
Formula E: Vergne caps triumphant day for French sport
Jean Eric-Vergne capped a triumphant day for France by winning the final round of the Formula E championship in New York Sunday to set the seal on his title-winning season.
Source: CNN.com - RSS Channel - Sport | 15 Jul 2018 | 6:17 pm
Motor racing-Audi win Formula E teams' title
New champion Jean-Eric Vergne won the final race of the all-electric Formula E season in New York on Sunday but Audi took the team title.
Source: Reuters: Sports News | 15 Jul 2018 | 6:02 pm
Coe says 'other' World Cup is here to stay after U.S. win
Seb Coe hailed the inaugural two-day Athletics World Cup at the London Stadium, which was won by the United States on Sunday, as a success and said other cities have expressed interest in hosting what is expected to be a biennial event.
Source: Reuters: Sports News | 15 Jul 2018 | 5:59 pm
US Senior Women's Open: Laura Davies triumphs at Chicago Golf Club
England's Dame Laura Davies dominates the first edition of the US Senior Women's Open at Chicago Golf Club.
Source: BBC Sport - Sport | 15 Jul 2018 | 5:40 pm
Three presidents, one umbrella & a TV director's nightmare - the memorable end to the World Cup
A biblical rainstorm, contrasting presidents and men in suits obscuring the crucial moment - the World Cup presentation ceremony was almost as entertaining as the final.
Source: BBC Sport - Sport | 15 Jul 2018 | 5:14 pm
Highest scoring final since 1966 caps epic Russia World Cup
The highest scoring final since 1966 was a fitting end to one of the best World Cups in recent memory.
Source: BBC Sport - Sport | 15 Jul 2018 | 4:57 pm
Formula E: Frenchman Vergne claims title on Bastille Day
Jean-Eric Vergne clinched the Formula E title for France on Bastille Day in the penultimate round in New York won by departing champion Lucas di Grassi.
Source: CNN.com - RSS Channel - Sport | 15 Jul 2018 | 4:55 pm
Gareth Southgate says Premier League clubs should give young players a chance
Premier League managers need to be "brave enough" and give England young players a chance in the first team, says England manager Gareth Southgate.
Source: BBC Sport - Sport | 15 Jul 2018 | 4:39 pm
World Cup 2018: Surprise! Didier Deschamps news conference interrupted by jubilant France players
France manager Didier Deschamps has his press conference interrupted by his jubilant players following their 4-2 victory over Croatia.
Source: BBC Sport - Sport | 15 Jul 2018 | 4:13 pm
World Cup 2018: Soggy celebrations: Rain fails to dampen France's trophy lift
Watch the reaction to the torrential rain which took the spotlight as France were crowned 2018 World Cup Champions in Moscow.
Source: BBC Sport - Sport | 15 Jul 2018 | 4:06 pm
The World Cup final that had everything - highlights in 90 seconds
An own goal, VAR, a goalkeeping howler and more - the 2018 World Cup final between France and Croatia had everything.
Source: BBC Sport - Sport | 15 Jul 2018 | 3:21 pm
Mbappe: France World Cup star 'taking crown from Messi and Ronaldo'
Kylian Mbappe, on the scoresheet as France won the World Cup, will be the world's best player, says ex-England defender Ro Ferdinand.
Source: BBC Sport - Sport | 15 Jul 2018 | 3:05 pm
Giro Rosa 2018: Annemiek van Vleuten secures title with third stage win
Dutchwoman Annemiek van Vleuten secures her first Giro Rosa title with victory in the final stage, her third win of the race.
Source: BBC Sport - Sport | 15 Jul 2018 | 3:01 pm
World Cup final: France crowned world champion
There was to be no final, dramatic twist in a World Cup which has been full of joyous surprises and jaw-dropping late drama.
Source: CNN.com - RSS Channel - Sport | 15 Jul 2018 | 2:47 pm
Djokovic breezes past Anderson to win fourth Wimbledon title
Novak Djokovic made light work of a visibly fatigued Kevin Anderson to secure his fourth Wimbledon title, prevailing 6-2, 6-2, 7-6.
Source: CNN.com - RSS Channel - Sport | 15 Jul 2018 | 2:06 pm
Mbappe: From boy wonder to World Cup superhero
Situated in a lavish corner of France, AS Monaco's famed football academy has produced some of the game's biggest stars.
Source: CNN.com - RSS Channel - Sport | 15 Jul 2018 | 2:01 pm
Best photos of the World Cup
The World Cup kicked off Thursday with the host nation, Russia, rolling to a 5-0 victory over Saudi Arabia in Moscow.
Source: CNN.com - RSS Channel - Sport | 15 Jul 2018 | 1:54 pm
Porte crashes out of Tour for second year in a row
Cyclist Richie Porte isn't having much fortune at the Tour de France after the Australian crashed out of the race for a second successive year.
Source: CNN.com - RSS Channel - Sport | 15 Jul 2018 | 10:40 am