Category: Sports


Sturridge Speaks : Time to Step Up at Liverpool Football Club

Audio version of this article: As the reality of Luis Suarez’s departure from Liverpool FC begins to settle into the consciousness of those at the club, the fans,...


Court of Arbitration for Sports clears Powell, Simpson to compete

The Court of Arbitration for Sports (CAS) has reduced Asafa Powell and Sherone Simpson’s 18-month bans to six. They’ll commence as from June last year. Agent...

FIFA’s President surprised Messi won the Golden ball award

FIFA president, Sepp Blatter admits he was surprised Argentina’s Lionel Messi won the world cup golden ball award. The Barcelona forward was named as the...


Germany awarded $US35M for World Cup win

Germany will be awarded $US35M in prize money for winning the 2014 world cup, while each player will get a $408-thousand bonus from their national football federation...


ADIDAS signs £750M to Manchester United in a 10-year deal

Sportswear giant Adidas has signed a £750m deal to make Manchester United’s kit for 10 years starting next season. It comes after US rival Nike decided to end its...


Diego Maradona says Messi did not deserve the Golden Ball award

Argentine legend, Diego Maradona, says his compatriot Lionel Messi did not deserve the golden ball award at the 2014 FIFA world cup. Messi picked up the prize for the...

Mahle Jayawardene

Former Sri Lankan captain, Mahela Jayawardene to retire

Former Sri Lankan Captain, Mahela Jayawardene will retire from test cricket in August. Jayawardene, who has scored 33 centuries in 145 tests, will quit after the home...

Ghanaian Soccer Fans Seek Asylum in Brazil

Ghanaian Government says it is ‘scandalized’ after World Cup fans asked for asylum in Brazil

Ghana’s Government says it is scandalized after 200 Ghanaian world cup fans asked for asylum in Brazil, saying they were Muslims fleeing religious conflict. A...

Neymar cries during a news conference

Neymar in tears; says he came close to being paralyzed

Brazil’s Neymar broke down in tears as he claims the challenge that ended his world cup came close to paralyzing him. The Barcelona forward fractured a vertebra in...


Sri Lanka Wins the Second Test Against England

Last man James Anderson was caught at leg gully off Shaminda Eranga from the penultimate ball of the second test at Headingley.