Thursday, June 21, 2018

World Cup Kicks Off With Underwhelming Russia v Saudi Arabia

The 2018 World Cup kicks off today between hosts Russia and Saudi Arabia, a match sure to be forgotten. The first game of the 2018...

Ethiopia’s Almaz Ayana smashes 10,000m world record on way to gold

• Britain’s Jo Pavey finishes 15th ahead of team-mate Jessica Andrews • Ayana beats previous record set in 1993 by 14 seconds Ethiopia’s Almaz Ayana celebrates...

Queen’s honours: Arise Sir Mo Farah, Sir Andy Murray

Olympic athlete Mo Farah, tennis star Andy Murray, actor Mark Rylance, comedian Ken Dodd and Kinks musician Ray Davies have been knighted in Queen...

WHAT IS THE UEFA NATIONS LEAGUE? EUROPE’S PLAN TO TRANSFORM INTERNATIONAL FOOTBALL EXPLAINED

Major changes are coming to the international calendar in 2018, with friendlies set to become a thing of the past for European nations UEFA has...

Ethiopia’s Feyisa Lilesa won an Olympic medal then protested his government

One day after winning silver in the Olympic marathon, Feyisa Lilesa faced a much different decision than other medalists: Would it be safe for him to...

How have the Premier League’s top six been affected by injuries to key players?

Liverpool must fight for a top-four finish without the injured Sadio Mane, but how have the top six coped with injuries to key players...
world cup draw

WORLD CUP 2018 DRAW: FINALISTS DISCOVER GROUP STAGE FATE IN RUSSIA

The wait is over, qualification is complete and the 32 finalists now know their fate in the 2018 World Cup. Moscow's impressive State Kremlin Palace...

Football ‘Einsteins’ don’t bother me, Mourinho avers

Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho insisted he was unhurt by attacks on his players from football “Einsteins”, adding it was a very different matter...

Floyd Mayweather stops Conor McGregor in 10th round in Las Vegas

Floyd Mayweather extended his perfect career record to 50 fights unbeaten by stopping Conor McGregor in the 10th round of one of the richest...

Premier League Transfers – All Completed and Confirmed Signings

With the World Cup about to take place and the transfer window well and truly open, on this page we will update you with...

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Al-Shabab Militant Group Getting Lucky, Not Stronger in Somalia

Somalia’s most dangerous terror group is likely not getting any stronger despite a series of deadly attacks, including one that claimed the life of...

Special Arrangement with Somaliland A Symbol of Depoliticized Aid Relations – Partners Tell Mogadishu

International partners supporting Somalia and Somaliland on a number of reconstruction, security, and governance programmes in Somalia, and on development and democratization processes, among...

Somaliland: The Experiment In Democracy review – a powerful and eye-opening documentary

Most of the stories you hear out of the Horn Of Africa are overwhelmingly negative. But in Somaliland, a state battling for recognition, they...