Nationals open series in San Francisco after nasty loss

The San Francisco Giants and visiting Washington Nationals have different goals when they finish the first half of the season with a three-game streak this weekend. The series opens with a right-handed battle on Friday night. The Giants (54-32) start the series by facing the Los Angeles Dodgers (54-34)...

Jo on target as Corinthians extend invincibility

RIO DE JANEIRO, July 9 (Xinhua) – Former Brazil and Manchester City forward Jo continued his impressive start to the Brazilian Serie A season by sacking the Corinthians with a 1-0 victory at Chapecoense on Thursday. The 34-year-old took advantage of Gabriel’s knockdown after a Gustavo Silva cross to...

Mancini’s Italy reminds me of 1982 World Cup winners, says Zoff

ROME: Dino Zoff sees similarities between Roberto Mancini (Photo) Euro 2020 finalists and the Italy team he led to World Cup glory in 1982, he told AFP. The Azzurri face England in the final at Wembley on Sunday, seeking their second European Championship title and the first since Zoff...

Kobe Bryant’s widower Matt Mauser stuns on America’s Got Talent

Matt Mauser’s emotional performance moved “America’s Got Talent” audiences to a standing ovation. Mauser is the widower of Christina Mauser, one of nine people killed in the helicopter crash in which Kobe Bryant died in January 2020. As a tribute to his wife, Mauser sang the 1984 Phil Collins...

Sotheby’s targets $ 1 million for rare Nike Olympic shoe

This photo released by Sotheby’s auctioneers shows a pair of ‘logo prototype’ running shoes handcrafted by Nike co-founder Bill Bowerman for Canadian track sprinter and Olympian Harry Jerome in the years 1960 and modified by Bowerman in the early 1970s, displayed before auction in New York. Image credit: AFP...

PM Modi to interact with athletes bound for Tokyo on July 13

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will interact with Indian athletes linked to the Olympics on July 13, three days before the first group of athletes leave for the Games in Tokyo. The interaction will be held virtually due to the COVID-19 situation. “The Honorable PM Shri Narendramodi will interact with...

Euro 2020 final in Dubai: 44 places to watch the football

Image Credit: Supplied Football fanatics out there can rejoice after waiting almost a year to catch the UEFA Euro 2020. The major sports event is coming to an end on July 11, so we put together a list of where you can catch the biggest game of them all.  Azure Beach Image...