Swim stars in Singapore for final leg of Swimming World Cup 2014
... said that he was glad to be back in the country where he kicked off his career at the 2010 Youth Olympics. "So far, I am undefeated in the whole FINA World Cup series and I’m really happy on my performance," he added. Singapore swim queen Tao Li is ...
World Cup 2022: European clubs want spring finals in Qatar
Qatar was awarded the World Cup in 2010 but an inquiry over moving games from the hot summer months has been ongoing. The European Club Association (ECA), includes Manchester United, Liverpool, Barcelona and Bayern Munich, Key details of the ECA proposal ...
Clubs want Qatar World Cup in spring
Europe's leading clubs will next week ask Fifa to hold the Qatar 2022 World Cup between 28 April and 29 May.
European clubs propose domestic finals after 2022 World Cup
Qatar was awarded the 2022 World Cup hosting rights in a 2010 vote on the basis of a traditional June-July tournament in air-cooled stadiums. But Blatter has said it is “not rational” to play in Qatar in the summer when temperatures rise above 40 ...
Russia World Cup 2018 logo unveiled by Russian astronauts in International Space Station here's how it compares to
A live feed from the International Space Station revealed the logo of the World Cup trophy in red and blue, the colours of the Russian flag, with a gold trim for the embled of the 2018 tournament.
European clubs propose April-May for 2022 World Cup
Qatar was awarded the 2022 world Cup hosting rights in a 2010 vote on the basis of a traditional June-to-July tournament in air-cooled stadiums. But Blatter has said it is not rational to play in Qatar in the summer when temperatures rise above 40°C.
US women prepare to open World Cup qualifying
World Cup qualifying for the U.S. women's team looks like an easy road.
Euro clubs propose domestic finals after 2022 Cup
LONDON (AP) — English and Spanish cup competitions could be completed in June 2022, after a World Cup in Qatar, under proposals being presented to FIFA next week by leading European clubs.
FIFA's Latest World Cup Controversy: The Weather
Ever since Qatar was awarded the World Cup back in 2010, there’s been controversy. Most recently, corruption allegations have been leveled over the how soccer’s greatest tournament was awarded to Russia in 2018 and Qatar in 2022—FIFA’s ethics committee looked into the decisions but the federation’s president, Sepp Blatter, has suppressed the report. He’s lucky FIFA is based in Switzerland, which ...
Russia 2018 World Cup logo announced despite calls for boycott over anti-gay law
Despite calls for the competition to be removed from Russia due to the country’s anti-gay laws, the 2018 FIFA World Cup logo has been announced. Gay groups in 2010 said they were “deeply concerned” by FIFA’s decision to award the 2018 and 2022 ...
A Look Back at the 2014 Homeless World Cup
The Homeless World Cup is just one of those stories. Last Sunday, HWC hosts Chile, a nation ravaged by a devastating earthquake in 2010, lifted the trophy after a 5-2 win over Bosnia and Herzegovina, nation ravaged by years of war in 1990s, in the ...
World Cup 2014 betting guide
We like Michael Bradley, who scored a goal against Slovenia in the 2010 World Cup, at 12/1. All odds courtesy bovada.lv. Follow Metro New York Sports Editor Mark Osborne on Twitter @MetroNYSports. If there’s a street in New York City that still nurtures ...
Meyiwa murder and Pistorius case highlight South Africa's gun epidemic
During the Fifa World Cup qualifying draw in Durban in 2007, former Austrian goalkeeper Peter Burgstaller was robbed of his mobile phone and then shot and killed while at a local golf course.
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