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Japan hailed for leaving dressing room, stadium clean after losing to Belgium

Japan hailed for leaving dressing room, stadium clean after losing to Belgium

When the set-piece came to nothing, Belgium broke forward on the counter, exposing Japan's threadbare defence, and scored the victor with the last kick of the game. "I want Japan to keep playing...

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Roger Federer debuts Uniqlo outfit at Wimbledon, 20-year Nike relationship collapses

Roger Federer debuts Uniqlo outfit at Wimbledon, 20-year Nike relationship collapses

Roger Federer strode out onto the pristine Wimbledon surface this afternoon wearing Uniqlo branded clothing for the very first time. During practice sessions before the opening match, Federer did...

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Dramatic footage released of emaciated Thai boys in cave

Dramatic footage released of emaciated Thai boys in cave

The worldwide rescue operation - which included the Thai Navy SEALs as well as experts from the US, China, Australia and the United Kingdom - had been working to reach a large, deep chamber, informa...

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American Mark Geiger to referee England-Colombia round-of-16 clash

American Mark Geiger to referee England-Colombia round-of-16 clash

Let them play. I think they're enjoying having that freedom. England has the joint-youngest team left in the tournament along with France, and the team with players who have the fewest global appe...

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Chris Paul staying with Rockets

Chris Paul staying with Rockets

Paul's contract will take him through the end of the 2021-22 season. In his one season in Houston he averaged 18.6 points and 7.9 assists and helped the Rockets get to the Western Conference Final...

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Durant reportedly agrees new Warriors deal

Durant reportedly agrees new Warriors deal

He could still go to the NBA Finals, of course. They might need the boost, because the Western Conference is going to be loaded again. Durant, George and Paul were way faster than that. Chris Pa...

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Lakers agree deals with trio of free agents after LeBron James capture

Lakers agree deals with trio of free agents after LeBron James capture

Of course, the pair's many postseason runs have included numerous showdowns as opponents of James when he played for the Cavs and Heat, including the unforgettable moment in the 2014 Eastern Confere...

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Roger Federer confirms shock Uniqlo switch

Roger Federer confirms shock Uniqlo switch

Williams also joked she is using fellow 36-year-old Federer as a measuring tool to assess how long she can extend her own career - with both targeting playing in their 40s. 'With the shoe situation, I...

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NBA Free Agency: All The Major Deals On Day One

NBA Free Agency: All The Major Deals On Day One

There are still plenty of intriguing avenues to take in free agency and the trade market. The franchise has a pair of young studs in Joel Embiid and Ben Simmons, the relatively easy ability to create ...

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Lakers add Rajon Rondo surprise to fascinating roster

Lakers add Rajon Rondo surprise to fascinating roster

Last year, the 32-year-old averaged 8.3 points and 8.2 assists in 65 games with the Pelicans. The Lakers renounced their rights to Julius Randle on Monday, clearing $12.5 million worth of salary c...

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Thailand Cave Rescue: Missing Boys Found Alive After Nine Days

Thailand Cave Rescue: Missing Boys Found Alive After Nine Days

Or they could be lifted out through chimneys the rescuers are now drilling - if those chimneys connect to the area where the boys are found . "So they went 400 metres further where we found the 13. T...

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Arsenal finally announce Sokratis signing - Ian Wright reacts perfectly with tweet

Arsenal finally announce Sokratis signing - Ian Wright reacts perfectly with tweet

According to reports from the Daily Star, as cited on the London Evening Standard , the Dortmund defender is set to be announced as Unai Emery's latest signing for the club. The 30-year-old defender ...

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Lingard and England ready to continue family affair in Russian Federation

Lingard and England ready to continue family affair in Russian Federation

I can't speak highly enough of his character around the group. "We have created opportunities but maybe we have been fouled in risky positions, which is leading to us not getting as many goals from ...

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Belgium set up Brazil clash after stunning comeback against Japan

Belgium set up Brazil clash after stunning comeback against Japan

Nacer Chadli went on to net the victor in the dying moments of injury time . The keeper then launched the ball to Kevin De Bruyne, who made a beeline through the field before finding Meunier, whose ...

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Neymar, Roberto Firmino Push Brazil Past Mexico at 2018 World Cup

Neymar, Roberto Firmino Push Brazil Past Mexico at 2018 World Cup

Upsets in this tournament have already claimed the last two World Cup finalists and the last two World Cup winners. Had England avoided defeat in their final group game against Belgium last Th...

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James declines Cavs deal and becomes free agent

James declines Cavs deal and becomes free agent

According to Joe Vardon of Cleveland.com, LeBron James will opt out of his Cleveland Cavaliers contract and thus will become an unrestricted free agent. Stay tuned, fans. "The Decision" we've all ...

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Brilliant Edinson Cavani brace fires Uruguay into last eight

Brilliant Edinson Cavani brace fires Uruguay into last eight

Edinson Cavani helped Uruguay into the World Cup quarter-finals with two goals in their 2-1 victory over Portugal but then limped off the field with an injury. He failed to breach Iran's gritty def...

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Tiger's Woods' camouflage bag in Rd. 3 at QLN to be auctioned

Tiger's Woods' camouflage bag in Rd. 3 at QLN to be auctioned

He had to drop it in more rough, came up just short of the green and wound up making a 4-foot putt to escape with double bogey. He's switched to a mallet putter from his trusty major-winning Scotty ...

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LeBron chooses the Lakers - Newswatch

LeBron chooses the Lakers - Newswatch

Without knowing the Jazz's exact makeup in 2018-19, I'm saying their goal should be a top-four finish in the West and home-court advantage in the first round of the playoffs for the first time since 2...

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HT 0-0: Brazil struggles to stave off Mexican attack

HT 0-0: Brazil struggles to stave off Mexican attack

Upsets in this tournament have already claimed the last two World Cup finalists and the last two World Cup winners. They have so, so, so many exciting players, but have thus far failed to find any...

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Australia-Phillipines FIBA game turns into insane basket-brawl

Australia-Phillipines FIBA game turns into insane basket-brawl

Gilas players Calvin Abueva, Japeth Aguilar, Andray Blatche , Jayson Castro, Carl Bryan Cruz, Pogoy, Terrence Romeo, Troy Rosario, and Matthew Wright were thrown out, while Australians Chris Gouldi...

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Twelve boys missing in flooded Thai cave found after nine days

Twelve boys missing in flooded Thai cave found after nine days

Arpakorn Yookongkaew. In this handout photo released by Tham Luang Rescue Operation Center, Thai rescue teams walk inside a cave complex where 12 in Mae Sai , Chiang Rai province, in northern Th...

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Kylian Mbappe's reaction to being compared to Pele was just superb

Kylian Mbappe's reaction to being compared to Pele was just superb

Mbappe is a patron of the Preiers de Cordees association, a charity which helps organise sports activities for children with disabilities. NAIJ.com previously reported that Kylian Mbappe scored tw...

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LeBron James to join Los Angeles Lakers in $154m deal

LeBron James to join Los Angeles Lakers in $154m deal

While in Los Angeles following a family vacation, he spoke to Cavs general manager Koby Altman moments after free agency opened on Sunday, and it appears that was more a courtesy than a chance for Cle...

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Chelsea ready to pay €70 million to beat Liverpool in Alisson pursuit

Chelsea ready to pay €70 million to beat Liverpool in Alisson pursuit

Liverpool have been linked with a swoop for Alisson for several months as Jurgen Klopp looks to bring in a reliable number one after Loris Karius made two costly mistakes during their Champions Leagu...

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