Home / World / Sports (page 10)

Sports

Et ullamcorper sollicitudin elit odio consequat mauris, wisi velit tortor semper vel feugiat dui, ultricies lacus. Congue mattis luctus, quam orci mi semper

Bernardo Silva: FA contacts Man City over player’s tweet

Bernardo Silva (left) scored a hat-trick in Manchester City’s 8-0 defeat of Watford on Saturday The Football Association has written to Manchester City to ask the club for its response to a tweet sent by midfielder Bernardo Silva. Silva compared City team-mate Benjamin Mendy to the character on the packet …

Read More »

Lewis Hamilton says Ferrari will be ‘very hard to beat’

Ferrari’s Sebastian Vettel and Charles Leclerc took the first two places in Singapore Championship leader Lewis Hamilton says Ferrari will be tough to beat for the rest of the season. Ferrari took their third consecutive victory in Singapore on Sunday as Mercedes’ Hamilton finished fourth. Hamilton believes it means Ferrari, …

Read More »

West Ham harms Manchester United

Andriy Yarmolenko’s second goal of the season opened the scoring at London Stadium Goals from Andriy Yarmolenko and Aaron Cresswell earned West Ham their second successive home win against Manchester United, who lost striker Marcus Rashford with a groin injury in the second half. Yarmolenko opened the scoring on the …

Read More »

Singapore GP: Sebastian Vettel beats team-mate Charles Leclerc

Sebastian Vettel ended his 13-month win drought with a controversial victory in the Singapore Grand Prix. The German benefited from unusual Ferrari strategy to leapfrog team-mate Charles Leclerc into the lead. Leclerc told the team over the radio that it was “unfair” and it will do little to reduce tension …

Read More »

Ireland 27-3 Scotland: Joe Schmidt’s side win Rugby World Cup opener

Rory Best’s try helped Ireland to a 12-0 lead inside 15 minutes 2019 Rugby World Cup: Ireland v Scotland Ireland: (19) 27 Tries: Ryan, Best, Furlong, Conway Pens: Carty Cons: Sexton, Murray Scotland: (3) 3 Pen: Laidlaw Ruthless Ireland franked their status as the world’s top-ranked side with a clinical Rugby World Cup victory against a meek Scotland …

Read More »

Aaron Ramsey scores for Juventus on Serie A debut

Aaron Ramsey moved to Juventus in July after his Arsenal contract expired Wales midfielder Aaron Ramsey scored on his Serie A debut as champions Juventus came from behind to defeat Verona. Ramsey, 28, made his first appearance as an 86th-minute substitute in the Champions League on Wednesday and saw his …

Read More »

Lukaku scores as Inter Milan thrashes AC Milan

Romelu Lukaku is the first Belgian to score in the Milan derby since 1914 Romelu Lukaku scored in his first Milan derby as Inter beat AC Milan. Marcelo Brozovic gave Antonio Conte’s Inter the lead with a deflected strike, which was confirmed after a VAR review. Former Manchester United forward …

Read More »

Grananda stuns Barcelona

Granada celebrate Alvaro Vadillo’s penalty strike against Barcelona Promoted Granada stunned champions Barcelona to move top of La Liga. Ramon Azeez headed in at the back post with less than two minutes played. Barcelona manager Ernesto Valverde introduced Lionel Messi and Ansu Fati at half-time, but Alvaro Vadillo added the …

Read More »

Japan 30-10 Russia: Hosts win opening match at Rugby World Cup

2019 Rugby World Cup: Japan v Russia Japan: (12) 30 Tries: Matsushima 3, Labuschagne; Pens: Tamura 2 Cons: Tamura, Matsuda Russia: (7) 10 Tries: Golosnitsky Pens: Kushnarev Cons: Kushnarev Wing Kotaro Matsushima scored a hat-trick as hosts Japan got their World Cup campaign under way with a 30-10 victory against Russia. Russia took an early lead through wing Kirill Golosnitskiy, but Matsushima …

Read More »

Alex Hales: Ashley Giles says England door not closed for batsman

Alex Hales has been in action in the Caribbean Premier League for Barbados Tridents Batsman Alex Hales can play for England again despite losing his central contract, says director of cricket Ashley Giles. Hales, 30, was dropped from England’s World Cup squad in for an “off-field incident”. The Guardian reported …

Read More »

Bournemouth wins at Southampton

Eight of Nathan Ake’s 11 Premier League goals have been scored from corners Bournemouth survived a second-half fightback from Southampton to secure a fully deserved win at St Mary’s and move into third place in the Premier League before the weekend’s games. Eddie Howe’s side produced a superb first-half display …

Read More »

Peter Beardsley: Former Newcastle United coach suspended from football

Peter Beardsley made 326 appearances for Newcastle as a forward Former Newcastle United forward Peter Beardsley has been suspended from all football-related activity for 32 weeks for making racist comments to players. Ex-England man Beardsley called one black player “a monkey” while Newcastle’s Under-23s coach and joked about climbing trees, …

Read More »

Robert Kubica to leave Williams at end of 2019 season

Robert Kubica (front) has picked up one point this season but has regularly been out-qualified by team-mate George Russell Robert Kubica is to leave Williams at the end of the season. He returned to Formula 1 this year after an eight-year absence following life-changing injuries sustained in a rally crash …

Read More »

Genzebe Dibaba withdraws from World Athletics Championships

Former world champion Genzebe Dibaba (right) set the 1500m world record in 2015 2019 World Athletics Championships Venue: Khalifa International Stadium, Doha Dates: 27 September – 6 October Coverage: Watch live on BBC TV, BBC iPlayer and BBC Sport website and app; Listen live on BBC Radio 5 Live; Live streams, clips and text …

Read More »

Referee who told wrestler to cut dreadlocks suspended

Image copyrightGETTY IMAGESThere is a long history of racial discrimination in the US based on hair style A US referee who told a wrestler to cut his dreadlocks or forfeit the match has been suspended for two years. High-school student Andrew Johnson decided to cut his hair in order to …

Read More »