Life Hacker - 1 hour 52 min ago
Before the explosion of streaming services, watching a rousing cricket match could be a sticky wicket in the United States, but these days, it's easy, mate. Badgers (extreme cricket fans) can watch all 48 matches from cricket's ICC ODI World Cup from their living rooms, even if they don't have cable TV, so there's no Read more...
Associated Press - 1 hour 56 min ago
BELGRADE, Serbia (AP) Osman Bukari is making a mark in this Champions League, creating one goal and scoring a late equalizer for Red Star Belgrade in a 2-2 draw against Young Boys on Wednesday. The Ghana international caused a stir at the World Cup last year when he copied Cristiano Ronaldo's "siuuu" goal celebration in a 3-2 loss to Portugal. Ronaldo, sitting on the bench, was not impressed and Bukari later explained he was not being disrespectful . Bukari did impress two weeks ago...
Uproxx - 3 hours 10 min ago
Getty Image/Merle Cooper The talented forward on lessons learned during the World Cup, her TikTok FYP, solving a crime in Australia, and playing with confidence.
ESPN - 3 hours 23 min ago
The 2030 World Cup is set to be played in Europe, Africa and South America to allow the tournament to start with a 100th birthday party in Uruguay.
The Guardian - 3 hours 52 min ago
De Zerbi lost Serie C playoff final to compatriot in 2016 Brighton could be withou Pervis Estupi n for a month Roberto De Zerbi has admitted he is hoping to get one over Gennaro Gattuso and help Brighton revive their Europa League campaign against Marseille. The two Italians have a fiery history that dates back to their first meeting in the Serie C playoff final in 2016 when De Zerbi was managing Foggia and Gattuso was in charge of Pisa. The 2006 World Cup winner was struck by an object thrown from...
BBC - 4 hours 48 min ago
Former Scotland forward Johnnie Beattie ponders how Saturday's underdogs can overcome world number one side Ireland and reach the World Cup knock-out stage.
Chicago Tribune - 4 hours 56 min ago
The 2030 World Cup will feature games in six countries on three continents in a unique format that will allow the tournament to celebrate its 100th anniversary in Uruguay.
Skift - 4 hours 58 min ago
Not everybody had nice things to say about last year's World Cup in Qatar. Saudi Arabia wants to do a better job, planning to host the FIFA World Cup 2034, amid stricter guidelines on human rights and sustainability. -Josh Corder...
Fortune - 5 hours 30 min ago
The 2030 tournament will follow another joint hosting arrangement in 2026 that includes Canada, Mexico and the U.S.
NPR - 5 hours 35 min ago
Six countries across three continents will host the matches, with a special ceremony being held in Uruguay, where the first FIFA World Cup match was held in 1930.
Yard Barker - 6 hours 19 min ago
FIFA is taking unprecedented steps to celebrate 100 years of the World Cup. On Wednesday, the international soccer federation announced that the joint bid of Morocco, Portugal, and Spain is the only candidate to host the 2030 World Cup, marking the first time a World Cup will be played across multiple continents.
Canoe News - 6 hours 36 min ago
A unique 2030 World Cup is set to be played in Europe and Africa with the surprising addition of three South American countries.
CBS Sports - 6 hours 57 min ago
The 2030 World Cup will unite three continents and six countries FIFA announced...
Huffington Post - 7 hours 29 min ago
The multi-nation hosting of the 2030 World Cup will celebrate the soccer tournament's 100th birthday by opening at 1930 site Uruguay.
New York Times - 7 hours 45 min ago
South American soccer leaders celebrated FIFA's decision on Wednesday. From left, Robert Harrison of Paraguay; Ignacio Alonso of Uruguay; Alejandro Dominguez, who leads the South American confederation; and Claudio Tapia of Argentina.
Forbes - 7 hours 49 min ago
The opening ceremony and first three matches will take place in South America.
Associated Press - 7 hours 52 min ago
AHMEDABAD, India (AP) The 10 team captains at the Cricket World Cup took part in a photo shoot at the Narendra Modi Stadium on Wednesday on the eve of the tournament, with India's Rohit Sharma looking forward to seeing the venue "jam packed" with home fans. The tournament kicks off on Thursday with England playing New Zealand at the Narendra Modi Stadium in a rematch of the 2019 World Cup final. While 10 venues across India will host games, this year's final will also be played at...
BBC - 7 hours 55 min ago
The 2030 World Cup will he held across Uruguay, Argentina, Paraguay, Spain, Portugal and Morocco, Fifa confirms.
BBC - 8 hours 1 min ago
The World Cup is far from perfect and may even be 50-over cricket's fight for survival, but it should still be a superb tournament, says Stephan Shemilt.
ESPN - 8 hours 2 min ago
After a terrible World Cup, the U.S. can reclaim supremacy in women's soccer at the 2024 Olympics. Which players are ready for it?...
Sky Sports - 8 hours 6 min ago
World Cup 2030 is set to be held in six countries across three continents, while Saudi Arabia could be set to host the 2034 edition of the tournament.
Sky Sports - 8 hours 17 min ago
Ireland and Scotland play in the final Pool B game at the Rugby World Cup on Saturday, with plenty of talk around the fact that both teams can still progress at the expense of reigning champions South Africa.
Associated Press - 8 hours 18 min ago
GENEVA (AP) A unique 2030 World Cup is set to be played in Europe and Africa with the surprising addition of South America in a deal to allow the men's soccer tournament to start with a 100th birthday party in Uruguay. FIFA reached an agreement Wednesday between soccer's continental leaders to accept only one candidate for hosting the 2030 tournament, the sport's governing body said. The Spain-Portugal bid grew to add Morocco this year and now also includes long-time bid rivals Argentina...
The Guardian - 8 hours 18 min ago
Tournament played on more than one continent for first time Uruguay, Argentina, Paraguay to host games to mark centenary The 2030 World Cup is to be played on three continents after Morocco, Portugal and Spain won the race to host the 48-team tournament but Uruguay, Argentina and Paraguay were gifted the opening three matches. The decision is likely to catch even seasoned Fifa watchers by surprise. World Cup 2030 will see teams play in six countries, each of which will qualify automatically. The...