June 23, 2019

Panama beat Guyana 4-2 at Gold Cup

Panama moved a step closer to the Gold Cup quarter-finals on Saturday after beating Guyana 4-2 in Ohio in Group D.
June 23, 2019

Green leads Ariya by one shot at Women’s PGA

Australian Hannah Green had her lead whittled down to one stroke as Ariya Jutanugarn applied the heat in the third round of the Women's PGA Championship in Minnesota on Saturday.
June 22, 2019

Cool approach to penalties sees Norway through

There was a sense of inevitability for Norway as they rallied together ahead of the penalty shootout that sent them into the quarter-finals of the women's World Cup following a 1-1 draw with Australia on Saturday.
June 22, 2019

Classy Brazil crush Peru to reach Copa last eight

Brazil overwhelmed Peru with three goals in a superb first half to set up a crushing 5-0 victory on Saturday and cruise into the Copa America quarter-finals.
June 22, 2019

‘Little Onion’ makes breakthrough with Brazil

Before the Copa America, few people outside Brazil would have heard of Gremio winger Everton but his stock is surely on the rise after a series of scintillating performances in a team that is beginning to look like the Brazil of old.
June 22, 2019

Debutants Madagascar hold Guinea in Nations Cup

Rank outsiders Madagascar drew 2-2 with Guinea in their first-ever match at the Africa Cup of Nations on Saturday after taking a shock second-half lead in the second surprise of the day at the tournament.
June 22, 2019

‘Bittersweet’ Brathwaite offers reminder of his explosive talent

West Indies all-rounder Carlos Brathwaite offered a reminder of his astonishing firepower with a knock of 101 off 82 balls that almost delivered one of the greatest World Cup comebacks.
June 22, 2019

Machis strikes power Venezuela into Copa quarter-finals

An impressive double from striker Darwin Machis helped Venezuela book their place in the Copa America quarter-finals with a comfortable 3-1 win over Bolivia on Saturday, qualifying as runners-up in Group A behind Brazil.
June 22, 2019

New Zealand edge nail-biter against West Indies

New Zealand moved to the brink of the World Cup semi-finals with a thrilling five-run victory over West Indies on Saturday after Carlos Brathwaite's magnificent century almost produced a highly unlikely comeback win for the Caribbean side.
June 22, 2019

Qatar not at Copa America to take selfies with Messi, says coach

Qatar will not be overawed by the sight of Lionel Messi in Sunday's Copa America Group B decider against Argentina, coach Felix Sanchez said as the Asian champions eye a historic triumph to take them into the quarter-finals.
June 22, 2019

Afghanistan captain Naib rues missed chance to beat giants India

Afghanistan captain Gulbadin Naib said he was disappointed but not too downhearted after his team, the minnows of the World Cup, lost narrowly to cricket giants India in the final over of their group stage match on Saturday.
June 22, 2019

Veterans Lopez and Simon set up Queen’s final

Feliciano Lopez and Gilles Simon struck a blow for the old guard as they both held off two of the sport's most exciting young hustlers to reach the Queen's Club final on Saturday.