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Australia fume after Fiba Basketball World Cup double-overtime defeat to Spain

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Australia fume after Fiba Basketball World Cup double-overtime defeat to Spain

Source: theguardian.com

Fiba Basketball World Cup 2019 semi-final: Spain v Australia – live! Updates from the Boomers’ final four clash in BeijingAny thoughts? Email or tweet @rrjparkin 9.39am BST Second quarter 7 min - Spain 28-32 AustraliaAlmost a steal from Spain before the shot clock forces Dellavedova to improvise and he pulls up short....
01:48, 09/13/2019

At FIBA World Cup, U.S.A. Basketball Flirts With Vulnerability A handful of teams feel like the U.S. men aren’t a juggernaut since so many top N.B.A. stars are missing. Said Andrew Bogut of Australia: “They’re still the clear favorites, but they are beatable.”...
18:32, 08/30/2019

Five burning questions for USA Basketball as the FIBA World Cup gets underway To claim gold, Coach Gregg Popovich's undermanned team must overcome a shortage of play-makers, a demanding schedule and superstar opponents like Giannis Antetokounmpo....
09:00, 08/31/2019

Spain beat Argentina 95-75 to win FIBA World Cup Spain beat Argentina 95-75 to win the FIBA Basketball World Cup for the first time since 2006 on Sunday, completing a stunning campaign for a squad considered among the rank outsiders when the 32-team tournament began....
08:16, 09/15/2019

Fiba Basketball World Cup 2019: Guardian writers' predictions Basketball’s World Cup tips off Saturday in China. Who will stand out? Who will surprise? And can anyone stop Team USA? Our writers weigh in with their predictionsBeau Dure Seeing how far Giannis Antetokounmpo can take Greece. He’s surely the best pl...
06:00, 08/30/2019

Basketball World Cup 2019 live stream: how to watch FIBA final online from anywhere The 18th edition of the FIBA Basketball World Cup was blown wide open after the USA were defeated by France in the round of eight. But that now feels like a distant memory as Spain and Argentina prepare to battle it out for the trophy and the title. ...
01:48, 09/15/2019

Basketball World Cup 2019 live stream: how to watch every FIBA game online from anywhere Tip-off time is here! Taking place over the course of a fortnight, the 18th edition of the FIBA World Cup takes place this year in China across eight different venues. And you're in the right place to discover how to get a Basketball World Cup l...
19:32, 08/30/2019

USA rebound from rare loss to defeat Canada in final Fiba World Cup tune-up USA never trailed in 84-68 victory over Canada in SydneyAmericans saw 78-game win streak ended two days earlierThe United States rebounded from a rare loss two days earlier to outclass Canada 84-68 in a pre-World Cup exhibition basketball game Monday...
12:00, 08/26/2019

Basketball World Cup 2019 live stream: how to watch FIBA semi-finals online from anywhere The 18th edition of the FIBA Basketball World Cup has been blown wide open after the USA were defeated by France in the round of eight. Australia, Argentina and Spain join the victors in the semi-finals and you're in the right place to discover ...
07:32, 09/12/2019

Basketball World Cup 2019 live stream: how to watch FIBA quarter-finals online from anywhere The 18th edition of the FIBA Basketball World Cup is in full swing in China across eight different venues - and we're down to the quarter-finals. It may feel like a long way from you are, but at least you're in the right place to discover h...
13:16, 09/09/2019

USA Basketball denies Carmelo Anthony's request to join FIBA World Cup roster Carmelo Anthony asked to play for Team USA through a representative, according to Jerry Colangelo, but the team moved forward with a new group.       ...
12:48, 08/08/2019

Basketball- Gasol fires Spain into World Cup final Marc Gasol netted 33 points and Ricky Rubio dished out 12 assists as Spain came from behind to beat Australia 95-88 in a double-overtime thriller and reach Sunday's basketball World Cup final....
06:16, 09/13/2019

Spain vs Argentina live stream: how to watch Basketball World Cup 2019 Final online from anywhere After two weeks of superb hoop-shooting action, the 2019 FIBA Basketball World Cup is finally upon us, with Spain taking on Argentina in the grand final. You can watch the match as it happens from anywhere by following our Spain vs Argentina liv...
18:17, 09/15/2019

Basketball: Simmons opts out of World Cup in blow for Australia Australia's hopes of claiming a maiden basketball World Cup have been dealt a blow, with Ben Simmons opting out of the tournament to focus on his NBA preparations....
05:00, 07/17/2019

No excuses for Australia's Boomers as they aim for first Basketball World Cup medal On a high after beating the United States, Australia’s basketballers head to the Fiba World Cup hoping to make history“It’s not really about them.” The words of Joe Ingles, mere minutes after his Australian team had overcome international heavyweight...
14:32, 08/27/2019

Jonah Bolden withdraws from Australia's Basketball World Cup squad Bolden has returned to the US for personal reasonsDeng Adel and Brock Motum in the mix as replacements for the BoomersBoomers teammates have thrown their support behind Jonah Bolden, who has withdrawn from Australia’s Basketball World Cup squad for p...
08:48, 08/19/2019

Basketball: Simmons, Bogut, Mills head Australia squad for World Cup Ben Simmons, Andrew Bogut and Patty Mills were among nine NBA players included in Australia's the 17-man squad for this year's basketball World Cup on Thursday....
06:48, 05/23/2019

Patty Mills stars as Australia pip France and avoid USA at Basketball World Cup Boomers beat France 100-98 to remain unbeatenMills scores game-high 30 points; Joe Ingles hits 23The Boomers did it again at the death, ousting France 100-98 to remain unbeaten and avoid the United States as they shoot for a historic basketball World...
05:32, 09/10/2019

Patty Mills fires again as Australia reach maiden Basketball World Cup semi-final Guard scores 24 points in 82-70 win over Czech RepublicSpain await in Friday’s shootout for place in finalPatty Mills blazed Australia into their first Basketball World Cup semi-final, starring again as the Boomers beat the Czech Republic 82-70 in Ch...
16:48, 09/11/2019

Eoin Morgan insists England are still in control of their World Cup fate after damaging Australia defeat Eoin Morgan believes England's chances of reaching the semi-finals of this summer's Cricket World Cup are 'still strong', despite succumbing to a third loss of the tournament....
16:00, 06/25/2019

Gasol fires Spain into World Cup final after double-overtime thriller against Australia "Marc Gasol netted 33 points and Ricky Rubio dished out 12 assists as Spain came from behind to beat Australia 95-88 in a double-overtime thriller and reach Sunday\u0027s basketball World Cup final."...
09:16, 09/13/2019

| England into World Cup quarters as Cameroon fume over VAR calls England reached the quarter-finals of the women's World Cup with victory over a Cameroon side who were left furious with several refereeing decisions....
21:16, 06/23/2019

Luc Longley Mad That Spain Keeps Getting "Kissed On The Dick By The Basketball Gods" Australia just lost a tough game to Spain in the semifinals of the FIBA World Cup. The Boomers led most of the way, but lost their lead at the end of regulation, thanks in part to a few dodgy calls that went against them. They eventually lost in doub...
09:48, 09/13/2019

Four teams that can beat Team USA at FIBA World Cup With major NBA stars deciding not to play for Team USA at this year’s FIBA World Cup in China, the Americans are not a lock to win gold.       ...
19:32, 08/31/2019

NBA notebook: Harden withdraws from FIBA World Cup Houston Rockets star guard James Harden has withdrawn from playing for USA Basketball in the FIBA World Cup in China, according to the Houston Chronicle....
22:00, 07/19/2019

Knicks’ RJ Barrett won’t play for Canada in FIBA World Cup RJ Barrett won’t take the court until the preseason. The Knicks’ highly touted draft pick pulled out of the FIBA World Cup, where he was set to play for the Canadian national team, because of the mild calf strain he sustained during Summe...
13:16, 08/01/2019

Serbia bounce back to finish fifth at FIBA World Cup Serbia shooting guard Bogdan Bogdanovic poured in 31 points in a stand-out individual performance as they beat the Czech Republic 90-81 to grab fifth place at the FIBA Basketball World Cup after bouncing back from a slow start....
10:00, 09/14/2019

FIBA will look to ease travel burdens at 2023 World Cup FIBA will look to ease travel burdens at 2023 World Cup, after some teams criticized format at this year's event       ...
11:16, 09/15/2019

Davis, Harden among hopefuls for FIBA World Cup roster The USA Basketball roster for the FIBA World Cup in China later this summer will have some star power as ESPN reported Wednesday that Anthony Davis, James Harden, Damian Lillard and Bradley Beal are among the hopefuls for a spot on the team....
16:16, 06/05/2019

No surprise: USA top Czech Republic 88-67 to open Fiba World Cup Donovan Mitchell (16 points) paces USA in 88-67 win over CzechsUSA never in trouble in 54th straight win at major tournamentFiba Basketball World Cup 2019: Guardian writers’ predictionsDonovan Mitchell scored 16 points, Harrison Barnes added 14 and t...
12:00, 09/01/2019

Opinion: NBA stars opting out of FIBA World Cup is not new. Here's why it happens Prominent NBA players have withdrawn from the FIBA World Cup in China, but they have legit reasons. The U.S. still has a team capable of winning gold.       ...
14:16, 08/05/2019

Champions USA shocked by France in Fiba World Cup quarter-finals Americans were bidding for third world title in a rowFrance’s fourth-quarter surge helps them to 89-79 victoryTeam USA, the runaway favourites to win the Fiba World Cup for a third time in succession, have been bundled out of the tournament in the qu...
06:48, 09/11/2019

Knicks’ Julius Randle added to USA roster for FIBA World Cup The Knicks may get to see their biggest free-agent addition of the offseason in red, white and blue before he’s in orange, white and blue. Julius Randle has been added to USA Basketball’s training camp roster for the upcoming FIBA World C...
13:00, 07/23/2019

Team USA Embarrasses Itself At FIBA World Cup, Jerry Colangelo Follows Suit Team USA lost its second straight FIBA World Cup game this morning in China, falling 94-89 to Serbia in a fifth-place consolation game, after yesterday’s embarrassing loss to France eliminated the American team from championship contention. Now the t...
12:32, 09/12/2019

FIBA World Cup will have star power — at least in an international sense Many of the best U.S. players are sitting out the World Cup, while many of the best international players are not. Everyone thinks they have a good shot at a medal.       ...
21:00, 08/25/2019

USA pushed to limit by Turkey at Fiba World Cup in closest game since 2006 USA win 93-92 in overtime as Turkey miss four late free throwsKhris Middleton’s 15 points lead team as 11 USA players scoreClosest margin for USA at major tourney since 2006 World CupThe United States men’s basketball team nearly saw their 54-game wi...
09:16, 09/03/2019

Kobe Bryant not surprised by Team USA's FIBA World Cup losses Kobe Bryant said Team USA's two unexpected losses at this year's FIBA World Cup were no surprise given how the rest of the world has caught up.       ...
05:32, 09/14/2019

Kyle Lowry withdraws from USA FIBA World Cup team due to thumb injury He had surgery last month to repair a torn tendon that dogged him during the NBA playoffs, and was hopeful of being on the floor as early as Tuesday when the Americans resume practice in El Segundo, California....
17:32, 08/12/2019

Fiba World Cup: USA stroll past Japan with Antetokounmpo lying in wait Americans enjoy comfortable win after struggles against TurkeyTeam USA will now face Greece in next round of World CupJaylen Brown scored 20 points, Kemba Walker added 15 and Team USA finally got to enjoy an easy night, rolling past Japan 98-45 in th...
16:16, 09/05/2019

2019 FIBA World Cup: Team USA's Jayson Tatum to miss at least two games Boston Celtics star forward and Team USA standout Jayson Tatum will be sidelined for the next five days at the 2019 FIBA World Cup due to a sprained left ankle....
15:48, 09/05/2019

Cleveland Cavaliers' Kevin Love skipping 2019 FIBA World Cup Cleveland Cavaliers All-Star forward Kevin Love is skipping the 2019 FIBA World Cup in China and will become the ninth player to withdraw from playing for the United States....
02:00, 07/25/2019

Australia beats USA for the first time ever in basketball Australia 98-94 United StatesFirst win for Australia in 26 games between the teamsBoomers fans can dare to dream about a basketball World Cup medal after Australia scored a massive upset win over the United States in Melbourne. Australia had never be...
07:00, 08/24/2019

2019 FIBA World Cup: Team USA defeats Czech Republic in opening game Despite constant roster movement and revolving lineups, the Team USA men's basketball team rolled to an 88-67 win over the Czech Republic to open play in the 2019 FIBA World Cup....
15:00, 09/01/2019

USA beat Brazil to reach 2020 Olympics and Fiba World Cup quarter-finals Americans will now face France for a place in the semi-finalsArgentina also qualify for Olympics after USA victoryThe first mission for Team USA is complete: the Americans are going to the Tokyo Olympics. And now the Fiba World Cup quarter-finals awa...
09:32, 09/09/2019

Norway defeat Australia on penalties to reach last eight "Women\u0027s World Cup last 16, Allianz Riviera, Nice - Norway 1 (Herlovsen 31\u0027) Australia 1 (Kellond-Knight 83\u0027). Norway win 4-1 on penalties."...
18:32, 06/22/2019

FIBA Officials Missed A Call So Bad They Got Kicked Out Of The World Cup And Inspired A Ferocious Coach Meltdown Lithuania’s run at the FIBA World Cup ended this morning against the Dominican Republic, though their chances of advancing through the second group stage were killed on Saturday when they lost to France by three points. The nature of that loss was hi...
20:01, 09/09/2019

US men's basketball team loses its first game in nearly 13 years to Australia For more than a decade, the United States maintained its dominance in international men's basketball. All of that changed Saturday, when Team USA lost its first game since 2006 to Australia....
09:32, 08/25/2019

Basketball: Australia consumer watchdog probing U.S. game Australia's consumer watchdog has launched an investigation into Thursday's basketball World Cup warmup game between the United States and Australia in Melbourne following hundreds of complaints from disgruntled spectators....
21:00, 08/22/2019

Australia: Labor concedes defeat in national election The leader of Australia's opposition Labor party has conceded defeat after a surprise win from the country's ruling conservative coalition. Climate change had been a major factor in the campaign....
08:32, 05/18/2019

Australia’s use of DRS must improve after Headingley defeat, admits Langer • Head coach says one-wicket defeat in third Test ‘hurts’• Langer facing selection decision with Smith’s returnAustralia’s head coach, Justin Langer, wants to see an improvement in the way they use the decision review system after Ben Stokes was give...
02:00, 08/27/2019

England set for series defeat with Australia comfortable on sodden day • Australia 341-5 (Ellyse Perry 116)• Ashes slipping away in the rain at TauntonEngland have moved a step closer to certain defeat in the Ashes after the second day of the Taunton Test, in which rain wiped out the entire afternoon and evening session...
15:16, 07/19/2019

Australia defeat sets up England semi-final "Prolific opener David Warner smashed a brilliant 122 but could not claim victory for Australia as they slipped to a 10-run defeat to South Africa in their Cricket World Cup clash at Old Trafford on Saturday, leaving them facing a semi-final against ...
15:00, 07/06/2019

Utah Jazz star Rudy Gobert takes issue with FIBA's drug testing during World Cup Utah Jazz star Rudy Gobert, who is competing for France in the 2019 FIBA World Cup, took issue with officials conducting a random drug screening as he recovered from a game....
15:16, 09/03/2019

US men's basketball team shocked by Australia, lose 1st game in nearly 13 years The United States' nearly 13-year dominance in the international men's basketball came to a shocking crash Saturday when Team USA suffering its first defeat since 2006 at the hands of Australia....
15:32, 08/24/2019

| Root: Test defeat 'hard to take' as Australia retain Ashes Joe Root said he was "bitterly disappointed" after England slipped to defeat in the fourth Test against Australia despite a defiant effort to keep their Ashes dream alive....
15:32, 09/08/2019

Women's World Cup: Marta equals World Cup scoring record despite shock Brazil defeat Brazil star Marta enjoyed a record-breaking evening at the Women's World Cup but could not prevent her country from a shock 3-2 defeat at the hands of Australia....
13:48, 06/13/2019

USA Basketball crumbles late in tune-up loss to Australia, snapping win streak Thanks to poor late-game execution on both ends, USA Basketball suffered its first defeat with NBA players since 2006 with a stunning exhibition loss to Australia....
10:00, 08/24/2019

Basketball: Australia snap United States' 13-year winning streak Australia, fired by a game-high 30 points from Patty Mills, ended the United States' 78-game winning streak in basketball competitions and exhibitions on Saturday, claiming a shock 98-94 win in a World Cup warmup in Melbourne....
11:32, 08/24/2019

Eoin Morgan orders England to ‘front up’ for Australia after Sri Lanka defeat • Morgan: ‘When we get beaten we tend to come back strong’• Jos Buttler praised ‘fantastic’ four-wicket display by MalingaEoin Morgan ordered his players to front up against Australia at Lord’s on Tuesday and learn lessons quickly following the shock...
13:16, 06/21/2019

NBA draft: Brian Bowen moving past FBI college basketball scandal after year in Australia After a year in Australia, Brian Bowen is moving past the college basketball scandal that rocked Louisville as he prepares for the NBA draft combine.        ...
13:32, 05/17/2019

Why Team USA's World Cup defeats were good for basketball The US men’s basketball team crashed out of the World Cup – but it’s a sign that other countries are closing the talent gapThis was a failure by the US men’s national basketball team, no question about it. Team USA don’t suffer too many defeats, so e...
11:32, 09/12/2019

As World Cup gets closer, USA Basketball working on bonding USA Basketball coach Gregg Popovich doesn't have many rules for his World Cup team. They're more like suggestions, such as the one about limiting phone usage when the team is having breakfast together....
06:00, 08/15/2019

Why Team USA's World Cup failure was good for basketball The US men’s basketball team crashed out of the World Cup – but it’s a sign that other countries are closing the talent gapThis was a failure by the US men’s national basketball team, no question about it. Team USA don’t suffer too many defeats, so e...
06:01, 09/12/2019

Antetokounmpo to play for Greece at Basketball World Cup Giannis Antetokounmpo says he will play for Greece at this year's basketball World Cup in China, adding that he can play any position       ...
11:16, 06/28/2019

USA Basketball announces 20 names for World Cup camp COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) — USA Basketball has announced the 20 names for the national team training camp to be held this summer in advance of the FIBA World Cup in China. Most of the 35 players selected last year for the pool are no longer in the...
10:16, 06/10/2019

Basketball: U.S. finish seventh at World Cup after Poland win The U.S. cruised to a 87-74 win over Poland to finish seventh at the FIBA Basketball World Cup on Saturday, putting the seal on the worst-ever performance for the Americans at the tournament....
06:32, 09/14/2019

China tries to gain traction in its basketball World Cup China has lost all 10 of its games in the last two Olympic basketball tournaments with five losses each in Rio de Janeiro and London       ...
10:00, 08/31/2019

Boomers win Basketball World Cup opener against Canada – video The Australian national team opened their Fiba World Cup campaign with a 108-92 win in Dongguan. The win came as the Boomers' star centre, Andrew Bogut, was booed by the home crowd every time he touched the ball. Bogut had previously weighed into th...
21:00, 09/01/2019

United States hits new basketball low with World Cup loss to Serbia DONGGUAN, China — The U.S. came to China looking to again be the best in the world. It’ll go home with the worst tournament showing in program history. Such is the reality for the Americans now, assured of finishing no better than seventh at t...
13:32, 09/12/2019

Fifa investigating Cameroon behaviour in World Cup defeat against England • Fifa could retrospectively sanction Cameroon players• Referee Qin Liang’s performance given all clearFifa is holding a priority investigation, to be concluded within 48 hours, into the behaviour of the Cameroon team during their 3-0 loss to England...
18:48, 06/24/2019

Fortnite World Cup Crowd Cheers Defeat Of Notorious Cheater Fortnite fans have had mixed opinions of North American East duo XXiF and Ronaldo since they qualified for this weekend’s World Cup Finals after serving a 14-day ban for cheating. At today’s Duos finals, the crowd booed XXiF when he appeared on the f...
00:16, 07/28/2019

Women's World Cup: Revolution in Spain With Champions League finalists and record attendances, women's football is booming in Spain. Now at only their second ever World Cup, some even have them down as dark horses for the title. Their next opponents? Germany....
09:32, 06/11/2019

Spain v USA: Women's World Cup last 16 – live! Email Beau with your thoughts or tweet @duresportHope Solo: the knockouts are a different kind of pressure 6.27pm BST Comments: Henry Flory: “If I were to sub in an American attacker, I’d tell whomever is coming on to give something back to the Spani...
10:32, 06/24/2019

For Spain, Investment Pays Off at the World Cup Dozens of countries have embraced women’s soccer in recent years. Few have done so quite as completely as Spain, which faces the United States on Monday....
13:16, 06/23/2019

Argentina, Spain romp into World Cup last four "Argentina steamrolled into the basketball World Cup semi-finals with a spectacular 97-87 win over Serbia, who were among the tournament favourites, and were joined by 2006 champions Spain who overpowered surprise package Poland 90-78 on Tuesday."...
14:00, 09/10/2019

USA tops Spain in pre-World Cup exhibition, 90-81 Much got made earlier this week after USA Basketball's national team was soundly beaten by a bunch of G League guys during a scrimmage in practice       ...
01:00, 08/17/2019

Americans suffer embarrassing World Cup basketball loss after stars’ exodus The exodus of star basketball players burned the US in the FIBA Basketball World Cup championships. The Americans lost 89-79 to France in the quarterfinals, ending their World Cup run in China prematurely on Wednesday. Top American players like LeBro...
09:48, 09/11/2019

The American left's 2020 mission: defeat Trump – and change the world For many on the left, getting rid of Trump is insufficient. Victory must be accompanied by fundamental political changeIn some ways, it feels like the left in America has been here before.Shortly before the 2004 election, previously inactive liberals...
12:16, 09/04/2019

The American left's 2020 mission: not just defeat Trump – but change the world In the second part of our five-day series we hear from progressives whose goal is to secure victory in 2020 as a means to pursue fundamental political changeIn some ways, it feels like the left in America has been here before.Shortly before the 2004 ...
04:16, 09/04/2019

New Zealand fans agonize after defeat in thrilling Cricket world cup final With the match tied after England were bowled out for 241 with the last ball of the 50th over, both teams scored 15 runs in a nerve-jangling Super Over. But England won because they had hit more boundaries in the match....
20:32, 07/14/2019

Scotland’s World Cup hopes hang by a thread after painful defeat to Japan The hopes of Shelley Kerr’s Scotland are hanging by a thread after a second World Cup defeat within six days of their first against England in Nice.Winners eight years ago and the runners up four years ago, Japan got over their opening match jitters ...
10:16, 06/14/2019

USWNT in surprising World Cup battle with Spain The United States and Spain are locked at one goal apiece at halftime of their first game in the World Cup knockout stage. Tobin Heath drew a hard foul that sent Megan Rapinoe for a penalty shot at the seventh minute after Spain had controlled a majo...
12:00, 06/24/2019

USWNT tops Spain in World Cup after controversial PK REIMS, France — Megan Rapinoe converted a pair of penalty kicks and the United States set up a much-anticipated quarterfinal meeting with host France at the Women’s World Cup with a 2-1 victory over Spain on Monday. Rapinoe’s first came i...
12:00, 06/24/2019

Spain and Portugal to consider joint bid for 2030 World Cup PORTO, Portugal (AP) — Spain and Portugal will consider a joint bid to host the 2030 World Cup. The soccer federations released a statement on Saturday saying they will start a “thorough process to analyze the possibility of presenting a joint ...
07:32, 06/08/2019

Zion Williamson invited to USA Basketball camp, has chance to make World Cup roster Zion Williamson, projected first pick in 2019 NBA draft, has been invited to compete at August camp and has a chance to make the World Cup roster.       ...
19:16, 06/07/2019

Spain and Portugal analyse joint bid for 2030 World Cup "Spain and Portugal are to start an in-depth analysis of whether to bid for the 2030 World Cup, they said on Saturday, without making any mention of Morocco who were previously also said to be involved."...
07:16, 06/08/2019

Spain downs South Africa 3-1 for 1st Women’s World Cup win LE HAVRE, France (AP) — Spain won a game at the Women’s World Cup for the first time, beating South Africa 3-1 on Saturday behind two penalty kicks by Jennifer Hermoso. Spain, ranked No. 13 in the world, finished last in its group four years ag...
13:00, 06/08/2019

Serbia, Spain reach World Cup knockout rounds Heavyweights Serbia and Spain advanced to the basketball World Cup quarter-finals with a match to spare and were joined by Poland and Argentina after all four sides won their opening second group stage matches on Friday....
15:16, 09/06/2019

Women's World Cup: Hope Solo says US 'got lucky' in win against Spain Former U.S. women's soccer team goalkeeper Hope Solo has written that her former teammates "got lucky" in Monday's 2-1 victory over Spain in the round of 16 at the Women's World Cup....
16:16, 06/27/2019

Women's World Cup 2019 team guide No 7: Spain The coach Jorge Vilda has left star player Vero Boquete at home and may struggle to get past the last-16 stageThis article is part of the Guardian’s 2019 Women’s World Cup Experts’ Network, a cooperation between some of the best media organisations f...
03:00, 05/30/2019

Germany v Spain: Women's World Cup 2019 – live! Updates from the 5pm BST kick-off in ValenciennesKirby fears VAR handball law is cynical way to win penaltiesEmail Simon here. Or tweet @Simon_Burnton 4.12pm BST Here are the teams in textual form:Germany: Schult, Hendrich, Hegering, Doorsoun, Gwinn...
08:32, 06/12/2019

USA vs France live stream: how to watch Basketball World Cup 2019 quarter-final online from anywhere The USA is certainly going the right way about winning a third straight Basketball World Cup, now entering the quarter-final stage at the 2019 tournament currently undefeated. They face France in China today and you can watch the basketball live as i...
07:16, 09/11/2019

Cameroon fans clash with stewards during chaotic defeat to England at Women's World Cup Cameroon fans were involved in furious exchanges with stewards here on Sunday, as more details emerged from England's acrimonious win in the Women's World Cup last-16....
05:48, 06/24/2019

U.S. sink Spain to win women's water polo world title The United States won a record-extending sixth women's water polo title at the World Aquatics Championship after an 11-6 win over Spain in a lop-sided final on Friday....
04:32, 07/26/2019

Women's World Cup Live: Germany face Spain in second game Having won their first game in Group B, Germany will be hoping to repeat the result with a better performance in their second game. Spain though, provided their toughest opposition. Follow live updates here!...
10:48, 06/12/2019

Spain’s pro clubs are investing in women’s soccer, and it’s paying off in the World Cup Though the national team's hopes of upsetting the top-ranked Americans on Monday in the World Cup are thin, it is a rising power after years of neglect in favor of the men's squad....
12:32, 06/21/2019

Spain 3-1 South Africa: Women's World Cup 2019 – as it happened Two Jenni Hermoso penalties and a late Lucía García goal ensured Spain avoided being upset in their World Cup openerHermoso strikes twice from the spot to lead comeback 7.46pm BST And here’s the report from Le Havre ... Related: Jennifer Hermoso stri...
13:00, 06/08/2019

Watch: Spain mistake leads Germany to win at Women's World Cup A mistake by the Spain defense led to a Germany goal -- and the only score -- in a Group B clash at the Women's World Cup on Wednesday in Valenciennes, France....
16:00, 06/13/2019

‘Winning by any means possible,’ U.S. grinds past Spain to World Cup quarterfinals The United States was hardly at its best against a spirited and physical underdog, but "we showed a lot of grit and experience,” said Megan Rapinoe, who two goals were the difference....
15:16, 06/24/2019

Women's World Cup soccer: U.S. defeats Spain 2-1 to reach quarterfinals Megan Rapinoe converted two penalty kicks and the United States defeated Spain in the round of 16 Monday to reach the quarterfinals of the Women's World Cup soccer tournament....
12:32, 06/24/2019

Argentina vs France live stream: how to watch Basketball World Cup 2019 semi-final online from anywhere France created the 2019 Basketball World Cup's biggest talking point so far earlier in the week by pulling off a shock 89-79 win over a USA side that had been in the hunt for a third consecutive FIBA World Cup title. The Europeans now have anoth...
07:16, 09/13/2019

World Cup 2019 live: Follow USWNT vs. Spain Round of 16 match The United States Women's National Team begins its knockout-round action in the 2019 World Cup against Spain in its Round of 16 match Monday.       ...
09:32, 06/24/2019

Defense remains a mystery for attack-minded US before Spain World Cup test A weakened Sweden team did not provide the test many expected for the US defenders. And Spain will be looking to exploit any weaknesses in the last 16Alyssa Naeher isn’t exactly one to talk about herself. That’s why a reporter thought Carli Lloyd cou...
13:48, 06/23/2019

Watch: Brutal U.S. turnover leads to Spain equalizer at Women's World Cup A brutal turnover by U.S. defender Becky Sauerbrunn led to an equalizing goal for Spain in the first half of a round of 16 matchup at the 2019 FIFA Women's World Cup Monday in Reims, France....
10:00, 06/24/2019

South Africa 0-4 Germany, China 0-0 Spain: Women's World Cup – as it happened Germany have topped Group B and eliminated South Africa, while Spain finish second and China are also through after a hard-earned draw 8.21pm BST Related: Germany stroll into last 16 with comfortable win over South Africa 8.21pm BST Related: Spain...
15:16, 06/17/2019

Sara Däbritz bundles Germany winner against Spain in Women's World Cup Sara Däbritz scored the only goal of the game as Germany beat Spain 1-0 in their women’s World Cup Group B match on Wednesday to all but secure a spot in the next round.The two-times champions, who beat China in their group opener, are on six points,...
16:16, 06/12/2019

World Cup 2019 Round of 16: How to watch USWNT vs. Spain; TV info; facts The United States women play Spain in the Round of 16 of the World Cup on Monday after blowing past their group-stage opponents.       ...
07:32, 06/24/2019

US women pass test vs. Spain they desperately needed in World Cup quest Megan Rapinoe converted two penalty kicks to push USA past Spain in a tight ound of 16 game. The USA will play France in quarterfinals Friday.       ...
18:48, 06/24/2019

England suffer shock World Cup defeat to Sri Lanka as Lasith Malinga and Dhananjaya de Silva star at Headingley This World Cup has been crying out for a shock, and it has come in the most surprising circumstances: unfancied Sri Lanka have beaten hosts and favourites England thanks to brilliant quick bowling from Lasith Malinga and the unremarkable off-spin of ...
11:48, 06/21/2019

Sweden Defeat England For Women's World Cup Bronze As VAR Disallows Ellen White Goal For Second Straight Game Two early goals were enough for Sweden to defeat England for third place at the Women’s World Cup on Saturday. Both teams began applying immediate pressure early and often, but it was ultimately Kosovare Asllani who broke through for the Swedes in th...
14:32, 07/06/2019

South Africa captain Faf du Plessis laments batting display as New Zealand defeat crushes World Cup hopes South Africa captain Faf du Plessis was once again left ruing a poor batting performance as defeat against New Zealand all but ended his side's World Cup dream....
17:16, 06/19/2019

Soccer: Spain and Portugal analyze joint bid for 2030 World Cup, no mention of Morocco Spain and Portugal are to start an in-depth analysis of whether to bid for the 2030 World Cup, they said on Saturday, without making any mention of Morocco who were previously also said to be involved....
07:16, 06/08/2019

Marc Gasol adds World Cup to NBA title as Spain beat Argentina in final Gasol won NBA title with Toronto Raptors earlier this yearRicky Rubio stars for Spain in 95-75 victory in finalSpain have captured their second Basketball World Cup, defeating Argentina 95-75 on Sunday to give Marc Gasol a rare double-title year.Rick...
12:16, 09/15/2019

VAR in the spotlight again as Cameroon fume over offside calls Cameroon's players made little effort to hide their rage against the Video Assistant Referee (VAR) during their women's World Cup last-16 match against England on Sunday, after Phil Neville's side scored their second goal....
10:48, 06/23/2019

Democrats fume that de Blasio keeps stealing their policy ideas He may be longing for a loftier official title, but Mayor Bill de Blasio has already been given a new nickname back at home — Bigfoot. The 6-foot-5 mayor — who on Thursday became the 23rd Democrat to announce a 2020 presidential bid — earned the moni...
07:00, 05/16/2019

Australia May Well Be the World’s Most Secretive Democracy Raids targeting journalists this week are the latest examples of how far the country’s government will go to scare officials and reporters into submission, media experts say....
09:00, 06/05/2019

"Father Of Lies": UK MPs Fume At Boris Johnson Over Parliament Suspension Prime Minister Boris Johnson is the "father of lies" who shut down the mother of parliaments in the run-up to Brexit, Britain's Supreme Court heard Wednesday....
18:02, 09/18/2019

Many U.S. farmers fume at Washington, not Trump, over biofuel, trade policies American farmers helped elect President Donald Trump in 2016 on hopes he would shake up Washington and turn around a struggling agricultural economy, but many of his policies have actually stung farmers, notably his trade war with China and biofuel w...
20:00, 09/10/2019

Canadian lawmakers fume after Facebook's Zuckerberg snubs invitation Canadian lawmakers fumed on Tuesday when Facebook Inc founder and Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg snubbed an invitation to Ottawa to testify on privacy and democracy before an international panel, slapping the billionaire with a standing summons....
15:00, 05/28/2019

Debate over debates: 2020 Dems fume over DNC criteria as cut-off looms With the deadline just a day away for the 2020 White House hopefuls to qualify for the first two rounds of primary debates organized by the Democratic National Committee, some of the candidates still gunning to make the stage are getting increasingly...
07:00, 06/11/2019

IndiGo Leaves Behind Luggage For Istanbul Flights, Passengers Fume For the last two days, Indigo flights from Delhi to Istanbul have been taking off without the checked-in luggage of most of its passengers due to payload restrictions resulting from heavy headwinds,......
01:32, 09/17/2019

Spain sending navy ship to bring Open Arms migrants to Spain The Spanish government said on Tuesday it was sending a navy ship to the Italian island of Lampedusa to escort the Open Arms rescue ship to Spain, in a bid to bring an end to an ordeal that has seen migrants stranded in the Mediterranean for 19 days....
06:32, 08/20/2019

Australia and Sam Kerr quiet the haters at the World Cup Australia’s path to the Women’s World Cup was turbulent even before its upset loss in the opening round. That loss to Italy in stoppage time was a terrible start for a team that some consider one of the tournament favorites. The Matildas ...
14:00, 06/17/2019

Australia goes Kerr-azy after four-goal blitz at World Cup Tributes rained down on Sam Kerr in Australia on Wednesday after the striker-captain became the nation's first player - male or female - to score a World Cup hat-trick in a four-goal blitz of Jamaica....
01:00, 06/19/2019

Ben Simmons among nine NBA stars in Australia's World Cup squad Coach Andrej Lemanis announces strong squad17-man list will be trimmed to 12 playersBen Simmons, Joe Ingles, Patty Mills, Aron Baynes and Matthew Dellavedova headline Australia’s star-studded extended squad for the Fiba World Cup campaign. Boomers co...
01:48, 05/23/2019

Australia beats Canada 81-73 in second pre-World Cup game Australia turned the tables on Canada in the final quarter on Saturday for an 81-73 win in a pre-World Cup exhibition basketball game       ...
09:00, 08/17/2019

Norway v Australia: Women's World Cup last 16 – live! Updates on the Matildas’ game at the Stade de NicePopp sends Germany fizzing into quarter-finalsAny thoughts? Email or tweet @KieranPender 8.38pm BST 37 min: And then Norway break back! Graham Hansen with a searching run before firing at Williams, bu...
12:48, 06/22/2019

World Cup a European, American championship _ with Australia The basketball World Cup has turned into a championship of Europe and the Americas _ with Australia thrown in from Oceania       ...
07:48, 09/06/2019

REFILE-Canadian lawmakers fume after Facebook's Zuckerberg snubs invitation Canadian lawmakers fumed on Tuesday when Facebook Inc founder and Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg snubbed an invitation to Ottawa to testify on privacy and democracy before an international panel, slapping the billionaire with a standing summons....
17:16, 05/28/2019

UPDATE 2-Canadian lawmakers fume after Facebook's Zuckerberg snubs invitation Canadian lawmakers fumed on Tuesday when Facebook Inc founder and Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg snubbed an invitation to Ottawa to testify on privacy and democracy before an international panel, slapping the billionaire with a standing summons....
17:16, 05/28/2019

Australia v Pakistan: Cricket World Cup 2019 – live! Updates from the game at the County Ground, TauntonAny thoughts? Email or tweet @JPHowcroft 9.17am BST Hello everybody and thanks for tuning in to live OBO coverage of match 17 of the 2019 Cricket World Cup between Australia and Pakistan from Taunton...
01:32, 06/12/2019

Sri Lanka v Australia: Cricket World Cup 2019 – live! Cricket World Cup updates from the match at the OvalListen to our new podcast, The Spin, and a new episodeAny thoughts? Email Jonathan or tweet @JPHowcroft 10.39am BST 2nd over: Australia 12-0 (Warner 4, Finch 8) Goodness me, how’s the touch from Aar...
02:48, 06/15/2019

Australia's Peter Handscomb All Set For World Cup Debut Against England Peter Handscomb was left out of Australia's initial 15-man squad after the return of Steve Smith and David Warner from year-long ball-tampering bans....
23:32, 07/09/2019

Australia 3-2 Brazil: Women's World Cup 2019 – live! Women’s World Cup Group C updates from MontpellierSubplots abound as Matildas gear up for defining gameAny thoughts? Email or tweet @KieranPender 7.51pm BST I’ll leave it at that. An incredibly impressive comeback from the Matildas - truly one for th...
14:00, 06/13/2019

Australia v Italy: Women's World Cup 2019 – live! Updates from the Matildas’ opener in ValenciennesWomen’s World Cup Golden Boot tableAny thoughts? Email or tweet @meganmaurice 11.00am BST And of course, don’t miss our guide to the Matildas, where Richard Parkin predicts that Ellie Carpenter will be...
03:16, 06/09/2019

India v Australia: Cricket World Cup 2019 – live! Updates from the game at the OvalListen to the Spin podcast | World Cup tableAny thoughts? Email or tweet @JPHowcroft 11.01am BST 7th over: India 22-0 (Rohit 9, Dhawan 11) Cummins is giving his all out there but the conditions are doing him no favour...
03:16, 06/09/2019

Sam Kerr nets four as Australia qualify for Women's World Cup last 16 Swing in goal difference puts Matildas through in secondBrazil beat Italy 1-0 in other Group C encounterIt took Sam Kerr 10 World Cup games to find her first goal, but over 90 pulsating minutes in Grenoble the Matildas’ talisman fashioned four more –...
15:00, 06/18/2019

England v Australia: Cricket World Cup 2019 – live! Cricket World Cup pdates from the match at Lord’sVic Marks book extract: my surreal time with TMSAny thoughts? Email or tweet @mike_hytner 9.36am BST “Regaining trust takes a lot of time”. For anyone fearing the Lord’s crowd may delight in getting o...
01:48, 06/25/2019

Jamaica 1-4 Australia: Women's World Cup 2019 – as it happened Sam Kerr scores four as Matildas secure second placeDavid Squires on … the World Cup, goals and good old VAR 11.52pm BST Related: Jamaica 1-4 Australia: Women's World Cup player ratings | Sarah Groube 10.30pm BST Arise, Sam Kerr. A phenomenal perfo...
02:16, 06/19/2019

Australia v Bangladesh: Cricket World Cup 2019 – live! Cricket World Cup updates from the match at Trent BridgeTalking points after the first half of the tournamentAny thoughts? Email or tweet @GeoffLemonSport 2.25pm BST A restart is announced, as the sun comes out and sweeps briefly across the ground. T...
06:32, 06/20/2019

Australia v New Zealand: Netball World Cup final – live! Follow score updates from the final in LiverpoolNew Zealand hold off England to reach finalEmail Niall here or tweet @niallmcveigh 5.54pm BST Q4 11:56 Aus 41-42 NZ No changes for New Zealand. Have they got the legs? Australia have started fast here,...
10:00, 07/21/2019

New Zealand v Australia: Cricket World Cup 2019 – live! Cricket World Cup updates from the match at Lord’sPakistan v Afghanistan: Cricket World Cup – live!Any thoughts? Email or tweet @GeoffLemonSport 12.54pm BST As always, you are the OBO and the OBO is you. Get involved with today’s game by e-mailing me...
05:00, 06/29/2019

England v Australia: Cricket World Cup warmup – live! Listen to the new episode of our podcast, The SpinCricket’s coming home: Vic Marks on the World CupFear and loathing in English cricket’s fraying heartlandAnd you can email Rob here with your thoughts 10.41am BST 2nd over: Australia 5-0 (Warner 4, Fi...
02:48, 05/25/2019

Sam Kerr to lead Australia squad at Women’s World Cup SYDNEY (AP) — Sam Kerr has been selected as captain of Australia’s 23-player squad for the Women’s World Cup which kicks off next month in France. Lisa de Vanna, Clare Polkinghome and Lydia Williams have been picked for a fourth World Cup...
17:16, 05/13/2019

Soccer: Australia's World Cup preparations soured by injuries Australia's preparations for the women's World Cup have been hit by a tournament-ending foot injury to central defender Laura Alleway and a hamstring strain to teenage striker Mary Fowler....
23:00, 06/06/2019

Australia Stars Go Barefoot In World Cup Bonding Session The move was inspired by Australia head coach Justin Langer, who last year described himself as "a bit of a hippy", spending a month a year growing out his beard and walking barefoot....
17:32, 07/08/2019

Women's World Cup 2019 team guide No 9: Australia Led by the brilliant Sam Kerr, this is Australia’s strongest ever squad but has Ante Milicic had enough time with them? This article is part of the Guardian’s 2019 Women’s World Cup Experts’ Network, a cooperation between some of the best media organ...
02:48, 05/31/2019

Australia "Outplayed" By England In World Cup Semi-Final, Says Finch Despite winning the toss and batting first, Australia were humbled as they collapsed to 223 all out before allowing England to sweep to victory in just 32.1 overs....
13:32, 07/11/2019

Australia considers joint bid with Indonesia to host 2034 World Cup FFA confirms it has held talks with Asian nationAustralia is bidding to host 2023 Women’s World CupAustralia and Indonesia are exploring the possibility of a joint bid to host the 2034 World Cup after officials from FFA and their Indonesian counterpa...
01:48, 06/27/2019

Australia stunned by late Italy winner at Women's World Cup Barbara Bonansea produces match-winning braceSam Kerr’s first World Cup goal not enough for MatildasAustralia’s Women’s World Cup campaign got off to a disastrous start as the Matildas were stunned 2-1 by Italy in Valenciennes.Australian nerves were ...
06:16, 06/09/2019

Australia union calls for equal World Cup prize money The Australian players' union has called on FIFA to award the same prize money for the Women's World Cup that is provided for the men's tournament        ...
07:00, 06/04/2019

England v Australia eclipses World Cup at pinnacle of women’s cricket • Ashes series consists of three T20s, three ODIs and one Test• Australia begin their defence in first ODI at Leicester on TuesdayThe last time England women won the Ashes was in 2014: Charlotte Edwards was still the captain, neither side was profess...
15:48, 07/01/2019

World Cup 2019, Australia vs South Africa: When And Where To Watch Live South Africa, semi-finalists of the 2015 World Cup, have not been able to live up to expectations and are currently eighth on the points table, only above the West Indies and Afghanistan....
17:48, 07/05/2019

England’s Jason Roy ruled out of Cricket World Cup match against Australia • Opener has not recovered from hamstring injury• Roy hopes to be fit for India match on SundayJason Roy has been ruled out of Tuesday’s World Cup match against Australia at Lord’s. Related: Bangladesh v Afghanistan: Cricket World Cup 2019 – live! C...
06:16, 06/24/2019

New Zealand dethrone Australia for first World Cup in 16 years, England take bronze "New Zealand stunned Australia 52-51 in an exhilarating final on Sunday to dethrone the champions and claim their first netball World Cup title in 16 years."...
18:16, 07/21/2019

Australia, Indonesia held talks for joint 2034 World Cup bid Australia has held talks with Indonesia about making a joint bid for the 2034 FIFA World Cup, despite the Southeast Asian nation's involvement in another bid with regional neighbors for the same tournament....
04:48, 06/27/2019

World Cup Live: Australia Openers Off To Solid Start Against Sri Lanka Sri Lanka vs Australia Live Score, 2019 ICC Cricket World Cup: Aaron Finch and David Warner got Australia to a solid start against Sri Lanka in London....
03:32, 06/15/2019

Sam Kerr to lead Australia squad at Women's World Cup Sam Kerr has been selected as captain of Australia's 23-player squad for the Women's World Cup which kicks off next month in France        ...
18:00, 05/13/2019

'They nailed it': how a little dish in Australia broadcast the moon landing to the world Live TV images of Neil Armstrong’s first step came via Honeysuckle Creek, near Canberra, originally meant only as a backupAround the world more than 600 million people were glued to TV screens. Coordinated by Tom Reid, tracking stations at Australia’...
17:16, 07/18/2019

Netball World Cup 2019: Australia edge New Zealand – as it happened Diamonds beat Silver Ferns 50-49 in LiverpoolSpearhead Caitlin Bassett shoots 37/41 at 90% 12.13pm BST Well that was a game and a half! Not literally of course, there is no extra time in round matches and even if there was, Folau didn’t let us have t...
05:48, 07/18/2019

Australia v West Indies: Cricket World Cup 2019 – live! Over-by-over updates from the match at Trent BridgeThe Spin podcast: shock losses, feuds and scoring with pastaAny thoughts? Email or tweet @sjjperry 9.52am BST Not sure I can remember a build-up so solely focused on the explosive elements of both si...
02:00, 06/06/2019

Swimming-Australia in dark over Jack withdrawal from world championships Shayna Jack's shock withdrawal from the swimming world championships in Gwangju remains a mystery to the Australian team, coach Michael Bohl has said....
10:16, 07/18/2019

Australia promises 'best netball event ever seen' as it bids for 2027 World Cup Sydney and regional NSW proposed as host areasAustralia hosted last World Cup four years agoNetball Australia has announced plans to bid for the 2027 World Cup, with Sydney and regional NSW the proposed host areas.Australia hosted the last World Cup ...
22:48, 06/27/2019

Australia set world record, win women's 4x200 freestyle gold Australia set a world record of 7:41.50 en route to winning the gold medal in the women's 4x200 freestyle relay at the world championships on Thursday....
08:32, 07/25/2019

Pakistan's Imam-ul-Haq relishes World Cup battle with Australia's Starc Imam-ul-Haq scored a solid 44 in an 82-run opening stand against England in Nottingham, setting up Pakistan's second-highest total ever in a World Cup of 348 for eight in a match they won by 14 runs....
11:32, 06/10/2019

Norway break Australia's hearts in Women's World Cup last-16 shootout Australia miss first two spot kicks as Norway keep coolMatildas finish with 10 players after Alanna Kennedy red cardSome games of football need only a single error, a single moment of brilliance to decide them. Others can feast on a cornucopia of cha...
23:32, 06/22/2019

Spain 1-2 USA, Fifa Women's World Cup 2019: Megan Rapinoe penalty double sets up France vs USWNT quarter-final The United States needed two Megan Rapinoe penalties, one of them controversial, to beat Spain 2-1 on Monday and set up a quarter-final clash with hosts France at the women's World Cup....
14:16, 06/24/2019

Dems fume as Trump moves to amend DC's July 4 celebration, possibly address the nation President Trump has apparently taken charge of this year’s Fourth of July celebration in Washington, D.C., and will possibly give a personal address, angering some Democrats who fear the president will politicize the holiday....
05:32, 05/11/2019

Australia pass Malawi test with flying colours at Netball World Cup Australia 74-25 MalawiDiamonds cruise ahead of crunch game against New ZealandAhead of a potentially tournament-defining clash with New Zealand later this week, the undefeated Australian Diamonds needed an acid test against Malawi at the Netball Worl...
15:48, 07/16/2019

England thrash Australia to reach their fourth Cricket World Cup final • England hammer Australia by eight wickets• Australia reduced to 14-3 at one point as England dominate• Latest reaction as England go into Cricket World Cup finalEngland’s passage to the World Cup final was faintly ridiculous. Semi‑finals are suppo...
12:16, 07/11/2019

Australia v England: Cricket World Cup 2019 semi-final – live! Cricket World Cup updates from the second semi-finalThe Spin podcast: subscribe and listen to our showAnd you can email Geoff here or tweet @GeoffLemonSport 12.28pm BST 26th over: Australia 113-3 (Smith 47, Carey 44) That’s right folks, today it’s Ro...
04:32, 07/11/2019

"Here To Watch The Game": Vijay Mallya At India-Australia World Cup Match Businessmen Vijay Mallya, facing extradition proceedings in UK, was spotted at the Kennington Oval in London today watching India's World Cup match against Australia. "I am here to watch the game,"......
12:48, 06/09/2019

Caitlin Bassett shoots Australia to narrow Netball World Cup win over New Zealand Diamonds edge Silver Ferns 50-49 in LiverpoolSpearhead Bassett shoots 37/41 at 90%Caitlin Bassett clearly never wants to feel like she did on 15 April 2018 again – the day her Australian Diamonds lost the Commonwealth Games final to England. From the...
05:48, 07/18/2019

World Cup 2019, India vs Australia: MS Dhoni, Indian Batsman To Watch MS Dhoni will be one of the players to watch as India make an effort to snare the World Cup 2019. They have a crucial league match with Australia on Sunday....
05:00, 06/08/2019

World Cup countdown starts for South Africa, Australia at Ellis Park South Africa and Australia ramp up their World Cup preparations when they clash in their opening game of the shortened Rugby Championship season at Ellis Park on Saturday, for which both sides have made surprise selections....
10:16, 07/18/2019

Australia crush England by 64 runs to reach World Cup semi-finals "Australia ruthlessly demolished England by 64 runs at Lord\u0027s on Tuesday to march into the Cricket World Cup semi-finals and put the hosts in serious danger of failing to make the last four."...
18:48, 06/25/2019

World Cup Live: New Zealand Look To Secure Semis Berth, Face Australia New Zealand vs Australia Live Score, 2019 ICC Cricket World Cup: New Zealand will join Australia in the last four from the 10-team league stage if they win....
05:00, 06/29/2019

New Zealand beat Australia by one goal in Netball World Cup thriller – video New Zealand's Silver Ferns held on in the dying moments of the Netball World Cup final to win their first title since 2003 with a dramatic 52-51 triumph over Australia's Diamonds in Liverpool. Continue reading......
21:16, 07/21/2019

Australia deliver hammer blow to England’s Cricket World Cup hopes • Australia 285-7, England 221• Home side could miss semi-finals after Lord’s batting collapseEngland’s hopes of qualifying for the Cricket World Cup semi-finals were dealt a blow with defeat against Australia at Lord’s.Australia batted first after l...
11:00, 06/25/2019

Danish royal family 'surprised,' lawmakers fume as Trump cancels Denmark visit over Greenland The Danish Royal family was “surprised” after President Trump scraped the planned visit to Denmark following Danish Prime Minister Mette Frederiksen’s comments that the idea that the U.S. might buy Greenland from Denmark was “absurd.”...
16:32, 08/21/2019

Obama allies fume as Dem candidates blast legacy to score points on Biden: 'Wrong and terrible' High-profile Obama administration alumni pointedly warned the Democratic presidential candidates to “be wary of attacking” the popular two-term president’s record, in the wake of Wednesday's debate where top-tier contenders bashed his legacy in a bid...
21:16, 08/01/2019

At 34, Raptors' Marc Gasol will carry Spain's World Cup hope A title shot, after a title: Spain's Marc Gasol helped Toronto win NBA crown, and he's now eyeing a World Cup title       ...
04:00, 08/27/2019

England vs Australia live stream: how to watch Cricket World Cup 2019 match from anywhere The thing we're loving about the 2019 Cricket World Cup is that there are high profile matches around every corner. And they don't come much bigger than this one - England vs Australia. In an Ashes year, this is a dress rehearsal on the big...
17:16, 06/24/2019

Joe Root: Australia hold no fear for England ahead of World Cup semi-final Joe Root says there is no "fear factor" attached to playing Australia, despite England losing to them in their World Cup group match a fortnight ago and in a pre-tournament warm-up fixture....
04:48, 07/09/2019

Steve Smith and David Warner tipped to return for Australia in World Cup warm-ups Previously banned duo expected to overcome illnessThree games against New Zealand XI begin on MondayAllrounder Glenn Maxwell is confident former skipper Steve Smith and ex-deputy David Warner will overcome illness and play in Australia’s World Cup wa...
01:48, 05/05/2019

Australia soccer players union demands World Cup prize-money parity Australia's soccer players union have launched a campaign calling for prize-money parity at the women's and men's World Cups, and offered support for the country's footballers to take legal action against global governing body FIFA....
20:48, 06/03/2019

Ruthless India beat Australia by 36 runs in first heavyweight Cricket World Cup clash This was the first blockbuster World Cup fixture between two of the fancied teams. But it was all India, on the field and off it, where their fans packed into The Oval in the strongest voice....
16:00, 06/09/2019

Australia all-rounder Glenn Maxwell delighted to have Ricky Ponting as part of World Cup bid Glenn Maxwell has hailed the presence of double World Cup-winning former Australia captain Ricky Ponting as the team's assistant coach for this year's tournament....
15:32, 05/22/2019

Australia launches 2023 Women's World Cup bid with hopes high for France 2019 Successful bid will inspire new generation, says FFAFFA are quietly confident of a deep run in FranceAustralia’s bid to host the Women’s World Cup was officially launched on Tuesday, with FFA chief executive David Gallop saying he was confident the M...
01:00, 05/21/2019

Cricket World Cup bails controversy under the microscope as India and Australia call for action India captain Virat Kohli and Australia skipper Aaron Finch have called for cricketing authorities to take action after yet another controversial incident involving the stumps at this summer's World Cup....
03:32, 06/10/2019

Snake mistake: CSIRO says it's a myth that Australia is home to world's deadliest species Australian science agency says there are a ‘negligible number of human deaths’ from snake bites in AustraliaThe popular suggestion that Australia is home to the world’s deadliest snakes is largely a myth, with the risk of bites and death far greater ...
20:32, 05/25/2019

Cricket World Cup: England happier to play Australia than India, says Michael Vaughan Former captain Michael Vaughan says England will be happier to play Australia rather than India in the World Cup semi-final and should go on to win the tournament....
17:16, 07/09/2019

England vs Australia: Cricket World Cup hosts suffer injury scares in warm-up England's Cricket World Cup warm-up against Australia got off to a concerning start, with pacemen Mark Wood and Jofra Archer suffering injury scares and assistant coach Paul Collingwood forced into action as an emergency fielder....
05:00, 05/25/2019

England thrash Australia to reach Cricket World Cup 2019 final vs New Zealand It is England who will face New Zealand in Sunday's Cricket World Cup final at Lord's, thus guaranteeing the tournament its sixth different winner, and first new one since 1996. As sweetly for England, Australia are out – and with a bang. Their 223 w...
11:32, 07/11/2019

| Suicide bombing | Australia's most wanted: WATCH the top world news videos for today Suicide bombing at a wedding in Kabul kills more than 60 people | Fugitive Jonathan Dick caught in Melbourne; here are the top world news videos for today. WATCH....
02:48, 08/19/2019

Australia chasing 326 to beat South Africa: Cricket World Cup 2019 – live! Updates from the match at Old TraffordAny thoughts? Email or tweet @collinsadamIndia take on Sri Lanka at Headingley – live! 6.48pm BST 16th over: Australia 81-2 (Warner 47, Stoinis 16) Target 326. Chris Morris in from the broadcast end and Warner pu...
11:00, 07/06/2019

Australia vs Afghanistan live stream: how to watch today's Cricket World Cup match from anywhere This is the kind of match that World Cups were made for, whether football, rugby or cricket. When one of the sports' powerhouses comes up against an emerging nation. This is the first of the Cricket World Cup 2019 and it features champions Austr...
05:00, 06/01/2019

Australia vs New Zealand live stream: how to watch the Netball World Cup final 2019 from anywhere Having caused the hosts heartache by beating England 47-45 in the semi-finals, New Zealand must now face holders Australia in the 2019 Netball World Cup final for a sixth consecutive tournament. It should be a fiercely fought final and you can watch ...
12:00, 07/21/2019

Netball World Cup 2019 first semi-final: Australia v South Africa – live! Updates from the match at M&S Bank Arena in LiverpoolAny thoughts? Email or tweet @meganmaurice 12.10pm BST Q3 7 mins: Australia 37-30 SA The Diamonds are struggling a little to hit circle edge, which is the strongest feeding position. However the Pr...
04:16, 07/20/2019

Australia vs Samoa live stream: how to watch today's Rugby World Cup warm-up from anywhere With one hand on the Bledisloe Cup, Australia conspired to fluff their lines in their last match with a demoralising 36-0 defeat against the All Blacks in Auckland last month. And now that the Rugby World Cup in Japan is fast approaching, the Wallabi...
09:16, 09/07/2019

Watch: Australia's Sam Kerr scores two first half headers vs. Jamaica at Women's World Cup Australian striker Sam Kerr gave the Matildas a 2-0 first half lead against Jamaica in a Group C match at the 2019 FIFA Women's World Cup Tuesday in Grenoble, France....
16:48, 06/18/2019

Australia vs New Zealand live stream: how to watch today's Cricket World Cup 2019 from anywhere With 12 points from 7 matches, Australia appear to be peaking at the right time and go into today's match as strong favourites. However, if the Kiwis rekindle the sparkling form they showed at the start of the tournament, we could see the A...
16:48, 06/29/2019

6,000-Year-Old Budj Bim Named Australia’s First ‘Purely Cultural’ World Heritage Site UNESCO has given a 6,000-year-old Aboriginal cultural landscape called the Budj Bim archaeological site in Victoria, Australia the status of a World Heritage Site.  ...
21:16, 07/08/2019

Australia bare feet and souls as World Cup semi-final with England looms • Justin Langer’s squad ‘pour hearts out’ in team-building session• Handscomb may replace Khawaja; Woakes and Roy set to playIf defeat by South Africa brought Australia down to earth then their coach, Justin Langer, appears keen they remain there, ha...
12:32, 07/08/2019

England vs USA: Women's World Cup semi-final defeat would 'represent failure' for Lionesses coach Phil Neville Phil Neville has warned England that a Women's World Cup semi-final defeat "would represent failure" as he seeks to develop a "serial winner mentality" with the Lionesses....
07:32, 06/30/2019

England vs Australia: World Cup hosts' hopes hinge on stopping Mitchell Starc In a World Cup memorable for its quality fast bowling, one quick has stood above the rest. To make Sunday's final, England have no choice but to overcome the venomous Mitchell Starc....
04:48, 07/09/2019

Ricky Ponting insists the dark times are behind Australia ahead of their Cricket World Cup challenge Australia are a "drastically different" team to the outfit that got drubbed 5-0 by England last summer, according to their assistant coach and two-time World Cup winning captain Ricky Ponting....
07:32, 05/23/2019

Australia vs Sri Lanka live stream: how to watch today's Cricket World Cup 2019 match from anywhere Having bounced back from their defeat against India with a solid win against Pakistan, Australia will today looking to consolidate their place amid the top four today Sri Lanka. No matter where you are in the world you can watch today's match by...
06:32, 06/15/2019

Australia vs England live stream: how to watch Cricket World Cup 2019 semi-final from anywhere Cricket's oldest rivals are set to do battle once more at Egbaston, with a place in the 2019 Cricket World Cup final the spoils for the victor. Clear your Thursday and use TechRadar as a bible to discover how to watch it - these are your Austral...
12:32, 07/10/2019

Australia vs Jamaica live stream: how to watch today's Women's World Cup 2019 match from anywhere After a stunning comeback win over Brazil, Australia can today book their place in the next round of the Women's World Cup 2019 with a win over Jamaica today. While the Reggae Girlz are trying to pick up their very first points of the campaign. ...
11:16, 06/18/2019

| Iran drone shot down | Australia, NZ PMs meet: WATCH the top world news videos for today US warship destroyed Iranian drone, says Trump | Morrison says meeting with Ardern was positive - lists things they didn't speak about; here are the top world news videos for today. WATCH....
22:00, 07/18/2019

India vs Australia live stream: how to watch the huge Cricket World Cup 2019 match from anywhere Over a week in to the 2019 Cricket World Cup, and we finally get a clash between two of the pre-tournament favourites. And this has got classic written all over it. One of India or Australia will walk away from The Oval today with a CWC loss to their...
11:48, 06/08/2019

Clinical Australia inspired by heroic Mitchell Starc after 86-run Cricket World Cup victory over New Zealand Usman Khawaja's dogged 88 and a five-wicket haul for Mitchell Starc steered Australia to an 86-run World Cup victory over rivals New Zealand at Lord's....
19:00, 06/29/2019

Australia vs Brazil live stream: how to watch today's Women's World Cup 2019 match from anywhere Australia need to bounce back quickly to avoid an early exit from the 2019 Women's World Cup in France, after a shock 2-1 loss to Italy. Can they get back on track against the samba stars? Read on to find out how you can catch a Australia vs Bra...
09:32, 06/13/2019

Australia reach Netball World Cup final after narrow victory over South Africa in semis Australia coach Lisa Alexander denied charges of complacency after her team edged their way into the Netball World Cup final with a 55-53 win over South Africa....
05:32, 07/20/2019

Australia vs Italy live stream: how to watch today's Women's World Cup 2019 match from anywhere Australia have only failed to qualify for the Women's World Cup once (the very first in 1991). Italy are less familiar to the tournament, with this the first time they've qualified since 1999. How will the two teams fair, in this, their Wom...
03:00, 06/09/2019

Australia captain Aaron Finch reveals change in mindset after soaring to top of World Cup scoring charts Australia captain Aaron Finch says he has stopped questioning himself and gone back to basics to discover the rich vein of form that has taken him to the top of the World Cup scoring charts....
12:16, 06/15/2019

Australia vs West Indies live stream: how to watch today's Cricket World Cup 2019 match from anywhere Defending champions Australia continue their Cricket World Cup 2019 campaign today in Nottingham against a West Indies side that also enjoyed a routine victory in their opening fixture. You can watch the match no matter where you are in the world by ...
02:00, 06/06/2019

World in grip of ‘high impact weather’ as US freezes, Australia sizzles, parts of South America deluged “High impact weather” has gripped much of the world so far this year, the UN weather agency, WMO, reported on Friday, with “dangerous and extreme cold in North America, record high heat and wildfires in Australia, heavy rains in parts of South Americ...
10:00, 04/28/2019

England vs Australia prediction: Cricket World Cup 2019, live stream, TV channel, line-ups, odds, tickets One of the biggest rivalries in cricket will be reignited at Lord's on Tuesday when England meet Australia in the group stage of the Cricket World Cup....
03:00, 06/24/2019

Australia Rugby World Cup squad: David Pocock and uncapped Jordan Petaia included by Michael Cheika Australia have named their squad to compete at the 2019 Rugby World Cup, with David Pocock included by head coach Michael Cheika despite his recent injury problems....
00:32, 08/23/2019

Australia vs England, Cricket World Cup 2019 semi-final: Prediction, TV and live stream, line-ups and tickets Host nation England will be looking to reach their first Cricket World Cup final since 1992 when they take on defending champions Australia at Edgbaston on Thursday....
09:16, 07/07/2019

Bucks’ Khris Middleton braces for possible FIBA showdown with Giannis Antetokounmpo “We’re both alike,” Middleton said. “We’re not backing down from anything or anybody. I know he’s going to take that game very personally. I’m sure if he sees me on the fast break, he’s going to try to run me through the wall. And it’s the same for m...
05:48, 08/09/2019

World's biggest food fight: Revelers get messy during Spain's 'Tomatina' festival Spain's Tomatina festival, dubbed as the world's biggest food fight, drew a crowd for the annual gathering on August 28.       ...
11:00, 08/28/2019

Cricket World Cup 2019 team-by-team guide: Australia star men, strengths and weaknesses In a series of articles, Standard Sport takes a look at the ten teams bidding for glory at the 2019 Cricket World Cup, continuing with defending champions Australia....
02:00, 05/24/2019

ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 news LIVE: Australia vs Pakistan ODI live score and latest updates David Warner scored his first century since returning from his ban as holders Australia ran out comfortable 41-run winners over Pakistan in the World Cup at Taunton on Wednesday....
00:00, 06/13/2019

Afghanistan vs Australia: World Cup Head To Head Match Stats Afghanistan are the minnows while Australia are the most successful team in the World Cup history. The two sides have faced off only once in World Cup tournaments....
08:32, 05/31/2019

Water Polo: Spain and Italy power into men's world water polo final Former champions Spain and Italy upset more heralded rivals to reach the men's water polo final at the World Aquatics Championships and qualified for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics after stellar performances on Thursday....
06:00, 07/25/2019

Katie Ledecky returns, but United States relay team can't overcome Australia's world record The Americans got Katie Ledecky back for 4x200-meter freestyle relay, but it wasn't enough to overcome world record by Australia.       ...
09:48, 07/25/2019

Afghanistan vs Australia: David Warner, Australia Player To Watch Out For Back in the fray after a scandalous exit from all cricket after the ball-tampering row, David Warner is going to be one of the players to watch out for in the Australian World Cup 2019 squad....
08:32, 05/31/2019

Australia tracks Chinese warship headed toward U.S.-Australia war games Australian defense officials said on Monday they were tracking a Chinese surveillance ship that is expected to position itself just outside of its territorial waters to monitor military exercises between Australia and the United States....
00:16, 07/08/2019

JB Hi-Fi Australia is officially selling Xiaomi and Vivo smartphones in Australia Only a few months ago Xiaomi launched an Australian Mi store and became available on Amazon, marking the end of the phone manufacturer’s official absence from the local market, but the Chinese tech giant has today taken it one step further.A n...
18:16, 08/19/2019

ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 news LIVE: Sri Lanka vs Australia live score, South Africa vs Afghanistan latest updates Sri Lanka and Australia meet in a one-day international for the first time in three years in the first of today's double helping at the Cricket World Cup....
05:48, 06/15/2019

England's Jofra Archer warns Australia after 'world-class' six-wicket Ashes haul Jofra Archer believes he can get even better after a dream six-wicket haul at Headingley saw England bowl Australia out for 179 on a rain-affected first day of the third Ashes Test....
13:32, 08/22/2019

'Game of Thrones' fans fume over handling of Daenerys' 'mad queen' arc, Cersei's demise Judging by Twitter, the only thing that burned hotter than King's Landing Sunday was the anger "Game of Thrones" fans aimed at the show's creators.        ...
14:16, 05/13/2019

Ben Stokes was 'too good' for Australia in 'best Test innings', admits Australia captain Tim Paine Tim Paine admitted that Ben Stokes was simply too good for Australia as the England all-rounder produced an "unbelievable" knock to secure a key victory in the third Ashes Test....
16:32, 08/25/2019

What you need to know about 3x3 basketball The development of 3x3 basketball reaches the next level with the sport's debut at the Pan American Games a year before it's featured at the Olympics....
07:48, 07/27/2019

Obama’s Old Basketball Jersey, Yours for Just $100,000? An auction house selling the jersey, which the former president is believed to have worn while playing in high school, says it could fetch that much when bidding closes in August....
03:16, 07/30/2019

In Canada, Basketball Is the New Hockey The Toronto Raptors beat the Golden State Warriors in Game 1 of the NBA Finals, and from the looks of it, this nation due north, traditionally obsessed with hockey, has this hard court leisure activity down....
08:16, 05/31/2019

Computers Are the New Basketball Coaches “Today’s players will not argue with a computer.” The latest shot-tracking technology in basketball is the latest sign of a profound shift in the making of professional athletes....
10:48, 07/19/2019

Commissioner For A Day: Let's Get Rid Of The Clock In Basketball Good news everybody: I’ve become the NBA commissioner for a day, and I’m going to abuse my brief, ill-gotten power to take a big sledgehammer to every game clock in every arena in North America. At least for the last three minutes....
13:00, 06/04/2019

How to cope with devastating defeat Charlie Edwards, Amir Khan and Rocky Fielding have all been the victims of a crushing defeat. John Dennen hears how they dealt with it The post How to cope with devastating defeat appeared first on Boxing News....
18:48, 07/17/2019

On Pro Basketball: Draymond Green Has Never Been Better. Or This Quiet. Golden State’s Green is known for his constant stream of chatter, but of late he has redirected it from the referees to the game with results a teammate could only describe as “ridiculous.”...
13:16, 05/19/2019

Can Philip Rivers Dunk A Basketball? All the bars that can open their windows have opened them, and the other ones have shut them tight and dialed up the air conditioning. The air is dense and soupy; just walking down the street feels like wading out into a very still body of saltwater....
11:00, 06/20/2019

Dirk Nowitzki: Life after basketball It has been two months since Dirk Nowitzki walked away from the basketball court after a glittering 20-year NBA career. The 41-year-old is now spending time with his family and doing things he could never do before....
14:32, 07/03/2019

Sorry, but we don't need you, USA Basketball tells Carmelo Anthony USA Basketball rebuffed Melo’s interest in playing for countryAnthony remains free agent after tumultuous 16th NBA seasonThree-time Olympic gold medalist Carmelo Anthony expressed interest in playing for the under-strength United States team at next ...
11:16, 08/08/2019

Gone in 3.9 seconds: Where basketball took JamesOn Curry JamesOn Curry played 3.9 seconds in 2010, never to step foot on an NBA court again. He would rise, he would fall, he would be broke, he would be broken. And then the game would save his life....
13:00, 08/28/2019

Gustafson chronicles her pro basketball journey for the AP Former Iowa star Megan Gustafson talks about her professional women's basketball experience from getting drafted by Dallas to getting cut just before final rosters were announced       ...
02:16, 06/11/2019

You Won't Believe the Basketball Wives Friendship That May Come to a Shocking End "People who are pretending to be your friend are not your f--king friend." Whenever a cast member on Basketball Wives says those words, there's bound to be some drama......
09:00, 08/14/2019

The Most Honest Man in College Basketball Is Going to Prison In mob trials, prosecutors flipped the underlings to nail the bosses. In college basketball’s corruption trial, the small players are taking big hits....
14:16, 05/21/2019

Got $100,000 to Buy Obama’s Old Basketball Jersey at Auction? An auction house selling the jersey, which the former president is believed to have worn while playing in high school, says it could fetch that much when bidding closes in August....
13:16, 07/30/2019

On Basketball: Warriors, Rockets should be embarrassed The complaining about officiating has become the story of the Golden State-Houston series, and it needs to stop        ...
07:16, 04/30/2019

First of 4 ex-college basketball coaches to be sentenced NEW YORK (AP) — Prosecutors want a former assistant basketball coach for the University of Southern California to serve up to a year in prison for his role in a scandal that steered top high school recruits to favored schools and career professionals...
01:00, 06/05/2019

Audi used four defeat devices in V6 diesel Engine-warming function actually used to manipulate emissions readings The German transport ministry has identified up to four different emission defeat devices in software code used by Audi’s V6 diesel engine, according to separate reports publishe...
01:32, 07/01/2019

Want to defeat Trump? Attack Biden Anyone angling to be the Democratic nominee should espouse a real progressive agenda – just being “anti-Trump” isn’t enoughJoe Biden believes he’s going to be president. He has reason to: He’s the frontrunner for the Democratic nomination — at least ...
04:48, 06/05/2019

For Boris Johnson, Another Bad Day and Another Big Defeat in Parliament Monday was supposed to be a day of triumph for Britain’s new prime minister. Instead, he lost his bid for a new election on the same day a law went into effect barring a no-deal Brexit....
00:00, 09/10/2019

Leigh Wood on how to come back from a first defeat Leigh Wood impresses in Nottingham but spares thought for Jordan Gill, writes Matt Bevan The post Leigh Wood on how to come back from a first defeat appeared first on Boxing News....
04:48, 05/14/2019

Messi: Barca must say sorry for Liverpool defeat MADRID (AP) — Barcelona must apologize for its “lamentable” Champions League semifinal exit at the hands of Liverpool earlier this month, according to Lionel Messi. In his first Barca news conference for four years, the Argentina great sa...
14:32, 05/24/2019

Khalil Whitney Signs with Kentucky Men’s Basketball LEXINGTON, Ky. – Longtime Kentucky men’s basketball commitment Khalil Whitney officially joined the Wildcats on Friday after signing a national letter of intent with the university. Whitney, a 6-foot-7 athletic forward, is the sixth addition (five fr...
14:32, 05/03/2019

Trump honors 'Mr. Basketball' with Medal of Freedom President Donald Trump awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom to former Boston Celtics point guard and basketball coach Bob Cousy Thursday afternoon at the White House....
21:00, 08/22/2019

On Basketball: Has Kyrie played his last game for Celtics? On Basketball: As Boston's season ends, all eyes now on Kyrie Irving _ and if he'll be with the Celtics again next season        ...
23:32, 05/08/2019

2 convicted in college basketball corruption trial NEW YORK (AP) — An aspiring sports business manager and an amateur basketball coach have been convicted of bribery conspiracy at a trial that showed top college coaches were paid off to steer NBA-bound athletes to favored handlers. The verdict Wednes...
12:48, 05/08/2019

On Pro Basketball: Losing the Lottery Might Be the Least of the Knicks’ Problems The promise of Zion Williamson was ejected from Madison Square Garden, a reminder of how difficult it will be for the Knicks to return to the center of the N.B.A. universe....
16:48, 05/15/2019

'What Kaepernick did was patriotic' - USA basketball coach Popovich "USA basketball coach Gregg Popovich has come out in praise of Colin Kaepernick, whose stand against racial injustice in America cost him his NFL career."...
06:00, 08/15/2019

Basketball Is ‘War, Minus the Shooting’ in Sectarian Lebanon The professional basketball season resembles an election campaign, with party colors adorning team jerseys and banners of political patrons hanging in stadiums. Then there are the insults and riots....
09:48, 05/22/2019

Former wheelchair basketball player who lived in car, now on the rebound TUCSON — Malat Wei once played wheelchair basketball for the University of Arizona. Last year, he was set to go oversees to play but that opportunity fell through leaving him without a roof over his head and jobless. He spent weeks living in hi...
23:32, 08/17/2019

IUPUI men's basketball coach resigns following OWI arrest Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis men’s basketball coach Jason Gardner resigned Tuesday following an operating-while-intoxicated (OWI) arrest....
10:32, 08/28/2019

Marc Gasol was once a basketball dinosaur before becoming a Raptor Gasol spent most of his career bruising in the paint with Memphis. Now, he's flashing a versatile long-range game that's helping tip the scales in the Finals....
09:48, 06/06/2019

Basketball is Canadian, and so’s the whistle you hear in every NBA game An NBA referee born in Ontario is the inventor of a "pea-less" whistle that's now the standard used in professional level sports organizations like the CFL, NFL and NBA....
22:16, 06/07/2019

Canada beats New Zealand 122-88 in exhibition basketball Canada opened with a 10-0 run and seven three-pointers in the first quarter and went on to beat New Zealand 122-88 in a basketball World Cup warm-up game       ...
08:32, 08/20/2019

NBA stars suit up for USA Basketball training camp The best photos from 2019 USA Basketball training camp as Team USA prepares for the FIBA World Cup, which takes place from August 31 to September 15.       ...
11:48, 08/06/2019

Five college basketball coaches who should consider following John Beilein to the NBA Here are five coaches who should consider going to the NBA -- just like John Beilein has done in leaving Michigan for the Cavaliers.        ...
11:32, 05/13/2019

Twitch will stream Team USA basketball games USA Basketball has had a hard time getting players to participate in the upcoming FIBA World Cup, but the organization has managed to lock down one position: its streaming partner. Today, Twitch announced that it will be the exclusive home for live s...
08:48, 08/06/2019

Johnny Juzang Signs NLI with Kentucky Men’s Basketball UK Athletics LEXINGTON, Ky. – The Kentucky men’s basketball team added a versatile scorer with length and an ability to make an immediate impact with the signing of reclassified guard Johnny Juzang. The 6-foot-7 guard out of Tarzana, California, sig...
16:48, 05/10/2019

Ice hockey in China may soon join basketball 'at the top of the charts' "In time, hockey will join basketball at the top of the charts in China," Harris Blitzer Sports & Entertainment's CEO, Scott O'Neil, said Monday....
22:16, 07/15/2019

Popovich, finally, gets his turn at leading USA Basketball Gregg Popovich walked into USA Basketball's first team meeting in advance of World Cup training camp, and it seemed to some in the room that he was having a little difficulty keeping his emotions in check....
04:48, 08/06/2019

Kentucky Men’s Basketball Sets Exhibition Slate (Kentucky Today/Keith Taylor) LEXINGTON, Ky. – The Kentucky men’s basketball team has finalized its exhibition slate for the 2019-20 season with the additions of Georgetown College and Kentucky State to the schedule. UK will play Georgetown College ...
13:32, 06/06/2019

Joe Tsai Is Big in Business. Now He’s Taking On Women’s Basketball. Tsai, the new owner of the Liberty and part owner of the Nets, has made a fortune as a founder of the Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba Group. He’s hoping his skills can produce needed revenue for the W.N.B.A....
05:32, 05/19/2019

It’s time we had a dry, statistical analysis of Air Bud, the dog who sucks at basketball Sure, there’s nothing in the rules that says a dog can’t play basketball, but there’s also nothing in the rules that says we can’t talk about how much that dog actually sucks. A new article from Mel Magazine (which, full disclosure, is written by Cli...
01:32, 06/15/2019

Sources: Wolves tab Rosas to lead basketball ops The Timberwolves have hired Rockets executive Gersson Rosas to serve as president of basketball operations, league sources told ESPN, making him the NBA's first Latino top basketball executive....
16:48, 05/01/2019

Isaiah Austin is willing to risk his life for basketball The 7-foot-1 center dreamed of playing in the NBA, but everything changed just days before the draft. Now he's putting everything on the line to do what he loves....
08:16, 06/16/2019

Stephen Curry Finally Gets Some Rest (but Only From Basketball) In a wide-ranging interview, Curry, the Warriors guard, spoke about the brutal postseason, possibly campaigning in 2020 and what he wants for himself, next season and after the N.B.A....
17:00, 06/21/2019

UA wheelchair basketball player overcomes obstacles TUCSON — Malat Wei knows about adversity. Born in South Sudan, he escaped his country’s civil war as a little boy. At the age of 3, this now 25-year-old was diagnosed with Polio. “I had to crawl to get to places,” Wei said. &#...
02:00, 07/08/2019

Big East return is ‘jolt’ UConn basketball has been looking for Connecticut returning to the Big East may give the conference more of its old-school feel. In the least, it should help the Huskies return to national relevance. No longer will UConn be forgotten once the conference season begins, as it plays the lik...
23:00, 06/27/2019

Basketball Wives Returns: Where Are Your Favorite Former Castmates Now? In the game of reality TV, the Basketball Wives cast always comes out on top. It's hard to believe that it's been nine years since VH1 first introduced fans to a group of women......
04:48, 06/19/2019

British Basketball frustrated by funding snub "British Basketball has hit out at the decision not to award the sport additional funds as Great Britain\u0027s women attempt to qualify for Tokyo 2020."...
05:10, 05/01/2019

Agonizing Summer Leaves U.S. Basketball Much to Ponder The Americans lost to Serbia at the World Cup, ensuring they would play for seventh place, their worst showing ever in a tournament featuring N.B.A. players....
15:01, 09/12/2019

EKU Men’s Basketball Adds 6-10 Forward Tariq Balogun EKU Athletics RICHMOND, Ky. – Tariq Balogun – a 6-10 forward from London, England – has signed to play basketball at Eastern Kentucky University, head coach A.W. Hamilton announced on Monday. Balogun has played the last two seasons at Miller School ...
15:00, 06/10/2019

This summer basketball league is a D.C. staple. Gun violence might end it. There is concern that recent neighborhood shootings could force the shutting down of the popular Goodman League, which is credited with helping curb summer violence in Southeast for many years....
10:16, 06/22/2019

This summer basketball league is a D.C. staple. Gun violence may end it. There is concern that recent neighborhood shootings could force the shutting down of the popular Goodman League, which is credited with helping curb summer violence in Southeast for many years....
10:16, 06/22/2019

England all but out of European Under-21 finals after defeat to Romania • Group C: England U21 2-4 Romania U21• Late Florinel Coman double sinks Aidy Boothroyd’s sideOne by one England’s players dropped to the ground in despair on the final whistle in Cesena. The curse of Romania and the European Championships had struck...
12:32, 06/21/2019

'Pikachu' Opens Strong but Can't Defeat 'Avengers' Hollywood’s first serious attempt to unseat “Avengers: Endgame” atop the box office made a valiant effort over the weekend, but the superhero sequel still kept the No. 1 spot with a third-week haul of $63.1 million....
17:00, 05/12/2019

Dodgers rally for 4 in 9th off Díaz to defeat Mets 9-8 Cody Bellinger hit a tying double in the ninth inning and the Los Angeles Dodgers scored four runs off All-Star closer Edwin Díaz to rally past the New York Mets 9-8        ...
00:32, 05/30/2019

In Zachary Svajda, U.S. Men See a Glimmer of Hope (Even in Defeat) It was a relatively good opening day for young American men at the U.S. Open, where the 16-year-old Svajda had an oversize crowd for his first round match. But cramps ended his Grand Slam debut....
21:32, 08/26/2019

Robin Lopez Has Another Mascot To Defeat: His Own Brother The Fresno Grizzlies, Triple-A affiliate of the Washington Nationals, have unleashed upon the world this mascot, which resembles Milwaukee Bucks center Brook Lopez or possibly a leering pervert in your neighborhood. The smirk on his face is dismaying...
17:48, 05/09/2019

Government defeat is the start of a new rebel alliance The final Commons defeat for Theresa May was delivered on Thursday as 47 Conservative MPs defied a three-line whip to prevent the suspension of parliament this autumn for force through a no-deal Brexit....
17:48, 07/18/2019

Bloody Japan defeat a lesson for China and US In early July 1944, on a tiny island in the Pacific Ocean, the United States clinched a devastating defeat over Japan in one of the bloodiest battles of World War II....
17:48, 07/05/2019

Djokovic still favorite but defeat gives rivals hope Novak Djokovic was all set to cruise into the U.S. Open as hot favorite but a semi-final defeat at the Cincinnati Masters last week has at least given hope to his challengers that the world number one is not invincible....
00:00, 08/22/2019

Tyson Fury: ‘I’ve never met a challenge I couldn’t defeat’ Otto Wallin is determined to not only make a point but embarrass Tyson Fury in Las Vegas The post Tyson Fury: ‘I’ve never met a challenge I couldn’t defeat’ appeared first on Boxing News....
12:32, 09/13/2019

Return of the Mack: Tar Heels defeat S. Carolina 24-20 True freshman quarterback Sam Howell threw for 245 yards and two touchdowns, Myles Wolfork had two late fourth quarter interceptions and North Carolina battled back to beat South Carolina 24-20 in Mack Brown's return to the sideline.  ...
19:32, 08/31/2019

Dodgers rally for 4 in 9th against Díaz to defeat Mets 9-8 Cody Bellinger hit a tying double in the ninth inning and the Los Angeles Dodgers scored four runs off All-Star closer Edwin Díaz to rally past the New York Mets 9-8        ...
07:00, 05/30/2019

Djokovic still favourite but defeat gives rivals hope "Novak Djokovic was all set to cruise into the U.S. Open as hot favourite but a semi-final defeat at the Cincinnati Masters last week has at least given hope to his challengers that the world number one is not invincible."...
01:32, 08/22/2019

Can Trump be forced to accept electoral defeat? There have been numerous contested elections in US history, including as recently as 2000, when the Supreme Court essentially called it for George W. Bush....
12:48, 05/07/2019

| Miserable US Open for SA ends with Klaasen defeat A miserable 2019 US Open for SA came to an unexpected end when Raven Klaasen and his New Zealand partner Michael Venus crashed out of the men's doubles....
15:32, 08/31/2019

Wawrinka sees positives despite Federer defeat Stan Wawrinka came up just short against Roger Federer in a classic French Open quarter-final on Tuesday but despite his initial disappointment, the 34-year-old knows he is back....
15:48, 06/04/2019

Killing Eve ends the season with both victory and defeat Early in the Killing Eve finale, Hugo jokingly calls Eve “Mrs. Robinson,” and it’s the exact sort of pat joke people have been making about The Graduate for years any time an older woman is involved with a younger man. But the reference turns out to ...
20:00, 05/26/2019

Brodie Van Wagenen admits Mets defeat: ‘They came and got us’ MIAMI — The man who dared opponents to “come get” the Mets this season offered his concession speech Friday. “They came and got us,” general manager Brodie Van Wagenen said, when asked if he was overzealous in his offseason pronouncement the Mets wer...
20:48, 07/12/2019

Even in defeat, New Jersey little league shows what it’s made of After all of the excitement of reaching the Little League World Series, after all of the love he and his teammates received — even from major leaguers — and after two victories had moved his team into the U.S. final four, J.R. Rosado settled into the...
16:00, 08/21/2019

Following the Anthony Joshua defeat how the heavyweight division looks now Anthony Joshua suffered a surprise defeat to Andy Ruiz Jr on Saturday night The post Following the Anthony Joshua defeat how the heavyweight division looks now appeared first on Boxing News....
14:16, 06/03/2019

Dodgers rally for 4 in 9th off Díaz to defeat Mets 9-8 LOS ANGELES (AP) — Cody Bellinger hit a tying double in the ninth inning and the Los Angeles Dodgers scored four runs off All-Star closer Edwin Díaz to rally past the New York Mets 9-8 on Wednesday night. Joc Pederson and Max Muncy opened the bottom ...
03:48, 05/30/2019

BJP Not Like Parties That Get Divided After Defeat, Says Amit Shah BJP chief and Home Minister Amit Shah said today that said many parties get divided after facing electoral defeats as they run "on the basis of individuals, family and caste but not the BJP, which has......
14:16, 07/06/2019

United's defeat means Solskjaer has solved nothing yet "Manchester United’s defeat at home to Crystal Palace brought back thoughts of last season’s misery under Ole Gunnar Solskjaer, writes Alexander Netherton."...
18:00, 08/24/2019

New Zealand fired up by cruel Netherlands defeat New Zealand's heart-breaking defeat by the Netherlands in their women's World Cup opener had ignited an even bigger fire in the bellies of the Football Ferns ahead of their next encounter against Canada, midfielder Katie Bowen said....
07:16, 06/14/2019

Monaco stays up despite final-day defeat at Nice PARIS (AP) — Monaco retained its top-flight status despite losing 2-0 at Riviera rival Nice on the final day of the French league campaign on Friday. Two years after making it to the Champions League semifinals, the Principality team slumped to an 18...
18:16, 05/24/2019

NYCFC defeat Revolution in stoppage time Jesus Medina converted a penalty kick in second-half stoppage time as host New York City FC moved into first place in the Eastern Conference with a 2-1 victory over the New England Revolution on Saturday at Yankee Stadium....
20:48, 09/07/2019

In The Pokémon Anime, Get Ready For Ash's Crushing Defeat In the Pokémon Sun & Moon anime, the Alola League is getting underway. There is rampant speculation that this time, Ash is going to win. But don’t get your hopes up. It’s Ash after all....
06:48, 06/24/2019

Three takeaways from No. 6 LSU's thrilling defeat of No. 9 Texas Joe Burrow had four touchdown passes as No. 6 LSU knocked off No. 9 Texas for a big win on the road to boost their College Football Playoff hopes.       ...
01:48, 09/08/2019

France defeat Norway to continue 100% start France all but secure a place in the knockout stage of the Women's World Cup after striker Valerie Gauvin marks her return with a goal against Norway....
00:00, 06/13/2019

Kristie Ahn keeps her career alive despite US Open defeat Local girl Kristie Ahn’s U.S. Open run — just two miles from where she was born — came to an end on Monday. But it showed her budding tennis career doesn’t have to. Ahn fell in the round of 16, with No. 25 Elise Mertens rolling 6-1, 6-1 at Louis Arms...
21:16, 09/02/2019

Setback for Hertha Berlin in 3-0 defeat to Wolfsburg Hertha Berlin's hopes of a bright new dawn with a fresh coach and new investor had a setback in a 3-0 defeat at home to Wolfsburg in the Bundesliga       ...
13:32, 08/25/2019

| May stares at defeat in final Brexit gambit British Prime Minister Theresa May stared at the prospect of her political career coming to an inglorious end after her final attempt to save her hated Brexit deal was almost universally condemned by parliament....
18:00, 05/22/2019

Yankees Defeat Red Sox on Gary Sanchez Home Run The catcher hit his 18th homer, matching his total from last season and helping give the Yankees their fourth win in their first four games against Boston in the season series....
21:32, 06/01/2019

Joshua suffers stunning defeat to Ruiz Jr Andy Ruiz Jr. dethroned British title-holder Anthony Joshua with a stunning seventh-round stoppage at New York's Madison Square Garden on Saturday to become the first Mexican-American world heavyweight champion....
21:32, 06/01/2019

Jordan Gill is stopped in first career defeat Highly touted British featherweight Jordan Gill was beaten up and stopped in eight rounds by Mexican Enrique Tinoco tonight (May 10) in Nottingham The post Jordan Gill is stopped in first career defeat appeared first on Boxing News....
18:00, 05/10/2019

In victory or defeat, the Warriors are losing something tonight Kevin Durant's injury and uncertain future might overshadow some of the nostalgic sentiment on Thursday as the Warriors play their final game at Oracle Arena....
15:16, 06/13/2019

Australian government on course for election defeat: poll Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison is on course for defeat at this weekend's national election, a political poll showed on Friday, as campaigning ahead of the ballot was overshadowed by the death one of the country's most beloved former leaders...
16:32, 05/16/2019

Misfiring Ash Barty out of US Open after straight-set defeat Australian world No 2 falls 6-2, 6-4 to Qiang WangBarty laments ‘tough day at office’ but remains upbeatNo time to dwell, Ashleigh Barty has set her sights on retaining the US Open doubles crown after crashing out of the singles with a fourth-round s...
18:00, 09/01/2019

Audi accused of using four defeat devices in V6 diesel Engine-warming function actually used to manipulate emissions readings The German transport ministry has identified up to four different emission defeat devices in software code used by Audi’s V6 diesel engine, according to separate reports publishe...
07:32, 07/01/2019

Democrats look for that old debate magic – but can anyone defeat Trump? Twenty presidential contenders go head-to-head in the opening test of 2020, and the president will loom largeAs he sensed the crowd flagging, Donald Trump switched gears to the all-important question of his re-election slogan. Should the insurgent tu...
06:00, 06/23/2019

Senegal inadvertently do themselves a favour with Algeria defeat "Senegal coach Aliou Cisse has been battling to convince the media and public that his team are not favourites to win the Africa Cup of Nations and his players might have inadvertently done the job for him."...
09:32, 06/28/2019

Kompany's Anderlecht homecoming ends in defeat "Vincent Kompany\u0027s debut as player-coach of Anderlecht ended in a shock 2-1 home defeat at the hands of Oostende in the Belgian league on Sunday, emphasising the tough task the former Manchester City captain faces in his new managerial role."...
08:48, 07/28/2019

Second seed Pliskova slides to defeat by Martic Karolina Pliskova's quest for a maiden Grand Slam title at the French Open came to an end on Friday as the second seed lost 6-3 6-3 to Croatia's Petra Martic....
05:32, 05/31/2019

Yale, ex-basketball player settle lawsuit over expulsion HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Yale University has settled a lawsuit brought by a former Yale basketball team captain who sued the university after being expelled over sexual misconduct allegations he denied. A federal judge in Hartford on Tuesday dismissed ...
15:16, 06/25/2019

Arizona basketball: Red-Blue Game tickets go on sale Aug. 3 TUCSON – From high flying dunks to long-range three-pointers, there is no doubt that Arizona men’s basketball is a sight to behold. Luckily for Wildcat fans, the wait is almost over – tickets for the Red-Blue Game go on sale Aug. 3....
16:48, 07/02/2019

Houston Rockets' P.J. Tucker withdraws from Team USA Basketball Houston Rockets veteran forward P.J. Tucker withdrew from USA Basketball's roster, leaving 14 players in contention for 12 roster spots ahead of the 2019 FIBA World Cup....
01:32, 08/17/2019

Zion Williamson withdraws from USA Basketball training camp The New Orleans Pelicans' No. 1 draft pick will spend the rest of his summer preparing for the start of his first NBA season.       ...
18:16, 07/22/2019

Special guest: Krzyzewski stops by USA Basketball practice The past and the present: Krzyzewski joining Popovich for a couple days at USA Basketball's training camp for World Cup       ...
16:16, 08/07/2019

UK Basketball Adds Small Forward Johnny Juzang Johnny Juzang – Photo by Rivals.com Johnny Juzang went on Instagram Friday night and revealed his college choice to be the University of Kentucky. Juzang is a 6’6″ small forward out of Studio City, California who is a four star. Riv...
16:48, 05/10/2019

Bail reduced for man accused in LSU basketball player death BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — The man accused of fatally shooting an LSU basketball player has had his bail reduced by more than half so he can participate in certain programs. News outlets report a judge cut 20-year-old Dyteon Simpson’s bail from $3...
13:32, 06/11/2019

Ex-Arizona assistant basketball coach gets 3-month sentence NEW YORK (AP) — A former assistant basketball coach at the University of Arizona was sentenced to three months in prison and two years of probation on Thursday for his role in a college hoops corruption scandal. Before hearing his sentence in federal...
12:16, 06/06/2019

Zona guard leaving basketball team after just one season TUCSON –  Arizona guard Devonaire Doutrive is transferring from the University of Arizona. It’s still not clear what school he will head to. Doutrive played one season under Coach Sean Miller and the Wildcats. He averaged eleven minutes a...
23:00, 05/27/2019

Maya Moore Left Basketball. A Prisoner Needed Her Help. Moore, a W.N.B.A. star, said she wanted to translate social justice talk into action. Now she is on a sabbatical this season trying to help free a man she believes was wrongly convicted....
05:00, 06/30/2019

Emotional ex-USC basketball coach avoids prison after plea A judge says a former assistant basketball coach for the University of Southern California won't be going to prison for accepting a bribe to steer young athletes to a manager        ...
10:00, 06/05/2019

Former Auburn assistant basketball coach avoids prison Former Auburn University assistant basketball coach Chuck Person has avoided prison in a bribery scandal that has touched some of the biggest schools in college basketball       ...
13:16, 07/17/2019

WWE’s newest 7-foot-3 giant is a former college basketball player Undertaker, Great Khali and Braun Strowman are all monsters that have dominated WWE in recent times, but now there is a new giant in town who is even taller than the Big Show. The company’s NXT developmental brand handed a debut to the humongous Jord...
15:48, 07/21/2019

St. John’s Hires Mike Anderson as New Men’s Basketball Coach The former Arkansas coach, taking over for Chris Mullin, said he wanted the Red Storm to be a team that opponents “don’t know what we’re going to do.”...
10:16, 04/28/2019

UK Men’s Basketball to Stream Live NBA Draft Show on Thursday LEXINGTON, Ky. – As the Kentucky men’s basketball program enjoys another life-changing night for a handful of NBA Draft hopefuls on Thursday, Big Blue Nation will be able enjoy a UK-draft-focused live stream for the inaugural Kentucky Basketball Draf...
19:32, 06/18/2019

UA asst. basketball coach sentenced in bribery scandal NEW YORK – A former assistant basketball coach at the University of Arizona was sentenced to three months in prison and two years of probation on Thursday for his role in a college hoops corruption scandal. Here’s more from Thursday’...
01:00, 06/07/2019

On Pro Basketball: Joel Embiid Is Having Fun, Making the Sixers Look Unstoppable A joyous windmill dunk capped a virtuoso performance that has made the Sixers, who lead the Raptors by 2-1 in their series, the most intriguing and entertaining conference contenders....
19:00, 05/03/2019

WNBA: Why sharps love wagering on women’s basketball Though it’s likely to be buried in an early-season media barrage that features the NBA playoffs, the NHL playoffs, golf’s U.S. Open (June 13-16), and possibly even the women’s soccer World Cup (USA begins play June 11), the WNBA starts its 2019 seaso...
17:48, 05/24/2019

Report: 6 men’s basketball programs to face NCAA allegations ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — A key NCAA official says six schools are going to be facing allegations of Level I violations as early as next month, the next turn of the screw in the college basketball corruption scandal. Stan Wilcox, vice president for regula...
11:00, 06/13/2019

Still to be Inducted Saturday in the Women’s Basketball Hall of Fame UK Athletics LEXINGTON, Ky. – The all-time leading scorer in both men’s and women’s basketball history at the University of Kentucky – Valerie Still – will officially be inducted into the prestigious Women’s Basketball Hall of Fame Saturday Night. Th...
22:16, 06/07/2019

Magic Johnson declares Los Angeles the ‘king of basketball’ He may not be in charge anymore, but Magic Johnson is excited for basketball in Los Angeles The former Lakers president took to Twitter on Saturday to declare Los Angeles the new “king of basketball,” after news broke that Kawhi Leonard and Paul Geor...
12:16, 07/08/2019

French basketball hero Tony Parker retires Parker had an illustrious career playing in the NBA, which included four championships. The Belgian-born point guard also starred for the French national team....
17:48, 06/10/2019

Emoni Bates is basketball’s next teenage phenom: ‘Better than LeBron’ Some teenage phenoms, such as LeBron James, live up to the insane hype assigned to them, while others end up like Freddy Adu. The world will be watching to see how 15-year-old hoopster Emoni Bates handles the pressure — because he’s alrea...
11:00, 08/13/2019

Basketball comes home, Raptors fans hoping trophy follows When Canadian James Naismith invented basketball back in 1891 it is doubtful that in his wildest dreams he could have imagined his hockey-mad homeland going bonkers over a sport designed to be an "athletic distraction"....
18:48, 05/31/2019

Dawkins convicted in college basketball corruption trial NEW YORK (AP) — An aspiring sports business manager and an amateur basketball coach were convicted of bribery conspiracy Wednesday at a trial that showed top college coaches were paid off to steer NBA-bound athletes to favored handlers. The verdict c...
14:48, 05/08/2019

Kenny Blakeney to be named basketball coach at Howard Blakeney, a first-time head coach, has five years of experience coaching in the Ivy League and won two national championships as a player at Duke in the 1990s....
19:48, 05/02/2019

On Pro Basketball: Warriors Are Rolling and Rockets Are Rocked After Game 2 A series that threatened to devolve into complaints about a referee picked up when Stephen Curry and James Harden fought through injuries to inject some much-needed nobility into the proceedings....
13:32, 05/01/2019

Floyd Mayweather Jr crossed up in charity basketball game Boxing great Floyd Mayweather Jr. proved Monday night that his talents are best used in the ring and playing defense against some of the best ball handlers in the sport isn’t easy....
05:16, 07/09/2019

UK Men’s Basketball Lands 11th Straight Top-Three Signing Class (Larry Vaught Photo) LEXINGTON, Ky. – On April 1, 2009, at his introductory press conference as the Kentucky men’s basketball head coach, John Calipari told the world, “I’m here because I can recruit the best of the best.” He’s kept his promise. No...
18:16, 05/24/2019

NBA, Twitch announce deal for digital rights to USA Basketball The National Basketball Association on Tuesday said that Amazon.com Inc's Twitch would be its exclusive digital partner for streaming USA Basketball games globally through 2020....
06:48, 08/06/2019

Sports of The Times: The Most Honest Man in College Basketball Is Going to Prison In mob trials, prosecutors flipped the underlings to nail the bosses. In college basketball’s corruption trial, the small players are taking big hits....
14:32, 05/03/2019

Clemson fires men’s basketball assistant implicated in trial COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Clemson has fired men’s basketball assistant coach Steve Smith. His voice is heard on a federal wiretap at the ongoing trial into college corruption. University officials said Friday that the school would not renew Smith&#...
10:00, 05/03/2019

Team USA basketball is no longer gold medal shoo-in The U.S. men’s basketball team had never lost to Australia. It had gone nearly 13 years without losing a game with an NBA-stocked roster. It was in the midst of the longest winning streak in team history. Until Saturday. The Americans went Down...
12:32, 08/24/2019

Is North Carolina really committed to returning women's basketball to the top? From the way it handled Sylvia Hatchell's exit to its announcement of Courtney Banghart's hiring, UNC doesn't seem truly invested in women's basketball....
12:32, 05/01/2019

Baylor moving forward with plans for new basketball facility WACO, Texas (AP) — Baylor is moving forward with plans to build a new basketball facility on the banks of Brazos River. Athletic director Mack Rhoades said Tuesday that a portion of a record $100 million gift from an anonymous donor to a university-w...
14:32, 05/07/2019

A Thorough And Informative 2019 NBA Finals Preview For Basketball Idiots Hello, casual basketball viewer! At long last, the NBA Finals are here, and you know what that means: It’s time once again for you to crib a pitiful smattering of hoops knowledge from this extremely half-assed blog and carry it forth to the sports ba...
18:32, 05/30/2019

UA guard Alex Barcello leaves basketball team TUCSON – University of Arizona guard Alex Barcello is transferring away from the program. Here’s more from Monday’s sportscast:...
11:00, 06/25/2019

Ex-Oklahoma State basketball coach gets 3 months in prison NEW YORK (AP) — A former assistant basketball coach at Oklahoma State and the University of South Carolina has been sentenced to three months in prison for accepting bribes to link top players with bribe-paying managers and financial advisers. Lamont...
11:32, 06/07/2019

Basketball is my first love, but the athleticism of beach volleyball is amazing The sport has come a long way since it was an excuse to hang out at the beach with a beer. The skills of its athletes are breathtaking Not many people know that my friend and mentor Wilt Chamberlain was not just one of the greatest basketball players...
03:16, 07/29/2019

N.C.A.A. Basketball Trial: Guilty Verdicts on Bribery Conspiracy A prospective agent and a former shoe company consultant were convicted of conspiring to funnel money to coaches in exchange for help signing players to their agency....
15:32, 05/08/2019

Britain's Hammond: We have the numbers to defeat Johnson on Brexit An alliance of opposition parties and rebel Conservative lawmakers should have the numbers to defeat Prime Minister Boris Johnson's government on Brexit on Tuesday, former British finance minister Philip Hammond said....
01:16, 09/03/2019

Pochettino admits to formation 'mistake' in Ajax defeat "Mauricio Pochettino has taken responsibility for Tottenham\u0027s 1-0 defeat to Ajax, admitting he selected the wrong formation in the Champions League semi-final first leg."...
05:48, 05/01/2019

Real Madrid end campaign with 12th league defeat Real Madrid's harrowing season came to a fittingly miserable end on Sunday as they slumped to a staggering 12th La Liga defeat, losing 2-0 at home to Real Betis as many fans left the stadium early and those who stayed booed the players off the pitch....
12:48, 05/19/2019

Johnson set for another Commons defeat as Labour snub election - for now Boris Johnson will attempt to trigger a general election today after MPs - including 21 rebels from within his own party - inflicted a stinging defeat on him....
01:49, 09/04/2019

Austrian fifth seed Thiem suffers Querrey defeat The exodus of men's seeds continued at Wimbledon on Tuesday as Austrian Dominic Thiem exited in the first round for the third time in six visits, beaten by American Sam Querrey....
11:00, 07/02/2019

Johnson to trigger vote for election after Commons defeat Boris Johnson will attempt to trigger a general election today after MPs - including 21 rebels from within his own party - inflicted a stinging defeat on him....
20:48, 09/03/2019

| Osaka defeat opens door to No 1 for Barty in Birmingham World number one Naomi Osaka's defeat to Yulia Putintseva at the Birmingham Classic has handed Ashleigh Barty the chance to end the week on top of the rankings....
21:00, 06/20/2019

The Latest: Denmark leader concedes defeat in elections Denmark’s center-right prime minister has conceded defeat in general elections where results show left-leaning parties making large gains that will likely put the Social Democrats back in power after four years in opposition...
15:32, 06/05/2019

Marlins rally in ninth inning to defeat Diamondbacks 3-2 Harold Ramirez's drive to center off reliever Yoshihisa Hirano in the ninth inning was deep enough to score Neil Walker from third and give Miami a 3-2 comeback win over Arizona       ...
21:00, 07/26/2019

‘Shame. There is no other adjective’ – Spanish press on Barcelona’s defeat Sport called it the ‘greatest humiliation in history’ as the Spanish press ripped Barcelona apart after Anfield defeatLiverpool’s fans chose to stay behind, Barcelona’s had no choice. Standing there in the Anfield Road End, still barely able to belie...
08:16, 05/08/2019

Zverev tumbles out of Halle quarters after defeat by Goffin World number four Alexander Zverev's quest for a first title at the Halle Open came to a grinding halt as the two-times runner-up was stunned 3-6 6-1 7-6(3) by David Goffin in the quarter-finals on Friday....
10:48, 06/21/2019

UK suffers crushing defeat in UN vote on Chagos Islands General assembly strongly condemns British occupation of Indian Ocean territoryThe United Nations general assembly has overwhelmingly backed a motion condemning Britain’s occupation of the remote Chagos Islands in the Indian Ocean.The 116-6 vote left...
14:16, 05/22/2019

Falcons score late, hang on to defeat Eagles Matt Ryan connected with Julio Jones for a 54-yard touchdown pass on fourth-and-3 with 2:10 left in the game, and the Atlanta Falcons rallied for a 24-20 home win over the Philadelphia Eagles Sunday night....
00:48, 09/16/2019

Former Turkish PM Davutoglu slams Erdogan's AKP after Istanbul defeat A former Turkish prime minister and close ally of President Tayyip Erdogan on Saturday harshly criticized the ruling AK Party after a stinging electoral defeat in Istanbul last week that was widely seen as ominous for Erdogan at national level....
11:00, 06/30/2019

England’s Pakistan defeat was no car crash for us, says Chris Woakes • England all-rounder plays down defeat at Trent Bridge• Roy and Archer docked 15% of match feesChris Woakes insisted England did not suffer a car crash against Pakistan after the 14-run defeat that proved an early World Cup setback and left two play...
20:16, 06/04/2019

Romine's blast helps Yankees defeat Diamondbacks Austin Romine hit a go-ahead two-run homer with two outs in the seventh inning as the New York Yankees beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 7-5 Wednesday afternoon at Yankee Stadium....
07:16, 08/01/2019

"Accept Defeat With Grace," BJP Tells "Demoralised" Opposition The BJP Tuesday condemned opposition parties for questioning the credibility of Electronic Voting Machines and asked them to accept their defeat with grace if the people vote Prime Minister Narendra......
12:00, 05/21/2019

In Defeat for Netanyahu, Israel Moves to Hold New Election After the election in April, Benjamin Netanyahu seemed to have an easy path back to power. But his efforts ran aground on a power struggle among his potential partners....
17:16, 05/29/2019

The Latest: Qualcomm defeat might not lower phone prices NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on federal judge’s ruling against Qualcomm (all times local): 11:15 a.m. A federal ruling against Qualcomm is likely to reduce the licensing fees paid on the sales of smartphones. But it’s unclear if device make...
09:00, 05/22/2019

Barclays Activist Concedes Defeat in Bid for Board Seat Barclays saw off an effort by Edward Bramson to win a seat on its board, with the activist investor conceding defeat before the formal vote Thursday....
05:00, 05/02/2019

Italy's first transgender mayor says 'kindness revolution' can defeat far right Gianmarco Negri was elected in small town of Tromello, beating far-right League candidateItaly’s first transgender mayor has said the “arrogant and oppressive” politics of the far right would sooner or later be overcome by a “kindness revolution”.Gia...
02:16, 06/03/2019

DeepMind AI uses teamwork to defeat human 'Quake III' players After developing an AI system that can beat Go and chess, Google-owned DeepMind started tackling a different class of games: multiplayer ones, which usually require teamwork. In a paper published by Science, a group of DeepMind researchers have detai...
05:00, 05/31/2019

Defeat could yet prove excellent for Tottenham – if Pochettino stays "Mauricio Pochettino hinted at leaving Tottenham if they won the Champions League. So was defeat actually a good thing for the club’s long-term ambitions, asks Ben Snowball?"...
15:16, 06/02/2019

Mexico hand sluggish USA heavy defeat in friendly International friendly: USA 0-3 MexicoLate goals seal comfortable victory for El Tri over old rivalsJavier Hernández scored after US newcomer Sergiño Dest was nutmegged in the 21st minute, Érick Gutiérrez and Uriel Antuna added late goals and Mexico ...
02:16, 09/07/2019

| British PM to call election for Oct 14 if MPs defeat him on Brexit: official British Prime Minister Boris Johnson will call for a general election to be held on October 14 if he is defeated in a parliamentary vote on his Brexit strategy to be held on Tuesday, a senior government official said on Monday....
06:48, 09/03/2019

Facebook’s ‘superhuman’ AI becomes first to defeat pros in six-player poker An artificial intelligence bot developed by Facebook defeated professionals in six-player Hold'em, marking the first time AI has beaten human experts in a complex game with more than two players or teams....
12:16, 07/12/2019

DR Congo apologise for shock Cup of Nations defeat by Uganda "The Democratic Republic of Congo\u0027s squad have apologised to their compatriots for unexpectedly losing their opening game of the Africa Cup of Nations to underrated Uganda on Saturday."...
10:48, 06/23/2019

Cardiff City relegated after Crystal Palace defeat "Premier League, Cardiff City Stadium - Cardiff City 2 (Kelly OG 31\u0027, Reid 90\u0027) Crystal Palace 3 (Zaha 28\u0027, Batshuayi 39\u0027, Townsend 70\u0027)"...
13:48, 05/04/2019

Too Darn Hot out of Derby reckoning after Dante defeat to Telecaster • Beaten favourite now heading for Royal Ascot• Trainer John Gosden had suspected colt was not readyThe betting market for next month’s Derby was transformed in the two and a half minutes it took to run York’s Dante Stakes, as Too Darn Hot, last year...
12:00, 05/16/2019

Solskjaer bemoans wasteful United after Palace defeat "Ole Gunnar Solskjaer blamed poor general finishing rather than his side\u0027s continued penalty issues for Manchester United\u0027s 2-1 home defeat to Crystal Palace."...
18:00, 08/24/2019

| 'We belong here': South Africa's Baxter defiant in defeat SA coach Stuart Baxter said his team's display in a 1-0 loss to Ivory Coast showed they could provide a tough test for any opponent at the Africa Cup of Nations....
16:16, 06/24/2019

Klopp convinced Liverpool will put Barca defeat out of mind "Liverpool manager Juergen Klopp believes his team can put their 3-0 Champions League defeat to Barcelona out of mind and focus on winning Saturday\u0027s crucial Premier League trip to Newcastle."...
05:16, 05/03/2019

Zimmerman homers in return, Nationals defeat Marlins 9-3 Ryan Zimmerman celebrated his return from the injured list with one of Washington's four home runs and the Nationals beat the Miami Marlins 9-3 to complete a three-game sweep       ...
18:01, 09/01/2019

How to defeat the disease that killed half the people who ever lived Malaria is humanity's greatest scourge. But genetic technologies that threaten to send mosquitoes extinct are problematic, and no substitute for practical action now...
07:32, 08/26/2019

Rebel Bramson concedes defeat in bid to overhaul Barclays Activist investor Edward Bramson has admitted defeat in his battle for a seat on the board at Barclays, saying he knows top shareholders have voted against his bid to overhaul the under-fire investment bank as an insider....
07:48, 05/02/2019

Cameroon face inquiry and possible action after England defeat Cameroon face an inquiry and possible disciplinary action from soccer authorities after a series of incidents in their 3-0 defeat by England in the last 16 of the women's World Cup on Sunday....
07:48, 06/24/2019

Tottenham prove they are no pushovers despite Chelsea defeat - FA WSL news Tottenham proved they will be no pushovers in the FA Women's Super League this season after an impressive debut against three time champions Chelsea....
05:32, 09/09/2019

What Tottenham defeat means for the Premier League top-four race Tottenham's Premier League top-four fate will go down to the final day after they suffered a late 1-0 defeat at Bournemouth having had two men sent off....
08:48, 05/04/2019

Parliament hands Boris Johnson another Brexit defeat UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Monday failed to force a snap election amid the growing crisis over Brexit — before preparing to suspend Parliament for more than a month. The move came hours after the Queen gave her royal thumbs up to a law that w...
00:01, 09/10/2019

Home Runs, Two-Out Scoring Haunt Kentucky In Defeat Photo Courtesy from UK Athletics COLUMBIA, S.C. – Freshman infielder Austin Schultz legged out an infield hit to reach base safely for the 38th time in the last 40 games but Kentucky couldn’t overcome a barrage of home runs and two-out scoring ...
15:00, 05/11/2019

‘I had no time for emotions’: Halep on her fearless defeat of Williams The Romanian took less than an hour to demolish the seven-times Wimbledon champion. But we shouldn’t write off Williams just yetLast month, Simona Halep was asked what she thought when the word “grass” came up. She replied: “Picnics.” Now the 27-year...
12:48, 07/13/2019

Allegri's reign with champions Juventus ends in defeat "Massimiliano Allegri\u0027s five-year reign as Juventus coach ended in defeat on Sunday as late goals from Gregoire Defrel and Gianluca Caprari gave mid-table Sampdoria a 2-0 win over the Serie A champions in their last game of the season."...
14:48, 05/26/2019

Southgate defends England's style despite another defeat Gareth Southgate is not abandoning England's new ball-possession style despite another semifinal elimination and another missed chance to end a title drought        ...
06:32, 06/07/2019

Kyrgios still wrestling with his tennis soul after Nadal defeat Timothy Gallwey's million-selling "Inner Game of Tennis" was published 21 years before Nick Kyrgios was born but the author must be sorely tempted to knock out yet another edition with a special chapter devoted to the maverick Australian....
14:16, 07/04/2019

Delle Donne scores 21, Mystics defeat Dream 89-73 ATLANTA (AP) — Elena Delle Donne scored eight of her 21 points in a game-changing 14-0 run to start the second half and the Washington Mystics rolled to an 89-73 win over the Atlanta Dream on Sunday. Kristi Toliver and reserve Tianna Hawkins added 17...
12:16, 06/23/2019

Mallikarjun Kharge Faces His First Defeat In Gulbarga, Karnataka Mallikarjun Kharge, the Leader of the Congress in the 16th Lok Sabha, is one of the Congress's most prominent leaders in the south. The 76-year-old leader is yet to see an electoral defeat in his......
09:48, 05/23/2019

Warriors defeat Blazers 119-117 in OT, heading to fifth straight NBA finals The Golden State Warriors swept their way to a fifth straight NBA Finals, getting triple-doubles from Stephen Curry and Draymond Green in a 119-117 overtime victory over the Portland Trail Blazers on Monday night....
01:32, 05/21/2019

Mayawati Blames EVM Manipulation After Crushing Poll Defeat Mayawati, who conveyed he desire to be the country's next Prime Minister to a leader from south India on Wednesday, has blamed manipulation of Electronic Voting Machines for her crushing defeat in the......
12:16, 05/23/2019

Marc Marquez: Nobody will remember my Austria MotoGP defeat MotoGP championship leader Marc Marquez believes "nobody will remember" his last-corner Austrian Grand Prix defeat to Andrea Dovizioso if he goes on to secure the 2019 riders' title...
22:00, 08/12/2019

Barca failed to compete in Liverpool defeat, says Messi "Lionel Messi has said Barcelona\u0027s biggest mistake was failing to compete during the 4-0 defeat at Liverpool which sent them crashing out of the Champions League, adding that it was as painful as losing the 2014 World Cup final with Argentina."...
09:48, 05/24/2019

My Strange Year In A Strictly-Regimented Day Of Defeat Troop As I was growing up, I hated sports. When I was nine, I quit football after two weeks to my dad’s disappointment. By the time I got to high school, I wasn’t playing any sports or in any clubs. I was a happy person with dear friends, but I had never b...
19:16, 05/23/2019

UK suffers major UN defeat over Chagos Islands decolonization The United Nations General Assembly has voted overwhelmingly to condemn the UK's continued occupation of the Chagos Islands -- a humiliating defeat for London on its continued colonial legacy....
03:16, 05/23/2019

PM "Mahishasura", "Bengal Durga" Will Defeat Him: Chandrababu Naidu Invoking Hindu Mythology, Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu has described Prime Minister Narendra Modi as mythical demon king Mahishasura who, he said, has to be defeated by "Bengal......
16:32, 05/10/2019

Britain Dealt Defeat at U.N. Over Its Control of Chagos Islands United Nations members voted 116 to 6 in support of a resolution demanding that Britain give Mauritius the Chagos Islands, home to an important American military base....
00:16, 05/23/2019

Federer eyes Open, shuts out Wimbledon defeat Roger Federer has gotten past the frustration of losing to Novak Djokovic at Wimbledon, and he is looking forward to challenging for a US Open title that has eluded him since 2008....
12:32, 08/23/2019

Alli blow for Tottenham as he misses Inter defeat "Tottenham Hotspur midfielder Dele Alli looks certain to miss the start of the Premier League season after a hamstring injury ruled him out of his side\u0027s penalty shootout defeat by Inter Milan in their final pre-season friendly on Sunday."...
12:16, 08/04/2019

Kamala Harris says prosecutor past will help defeat Trump WEST COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Democratic presidential candidate Kamala Harris is playing up her experience as a prosecutor on the campaign trail in South Carolina. She told a mostly black crowd in South Carolina that her prosecutorial credentials have g...
20:48, 06/08/2019

PM Modi Flummoxed As BJP Heading For Defeat, Says Rahul Gandhi Congress president Rahul Gandhi today claimed that Prime Minister Narendra Modi is "flummoxed as the BJP is heading for defeat" and dared him for a debate on corruption, saying after that he will "not......
16:32, 05/10/2019