Defying the odds


Copyright AFP If there was ever a case that God was an Englishman, the Cricket World Cup in 2019 was prima facie evidence of it. As the gods descended on the spiritual homeland of cricket, Lords, on a glorious day in late July, the nation for once came together in solidarity,

England March On

Dele Alli

England march on at the FIFA World Cup for the first time since Italia 90. England defeated Sweden 2-0 in the quarter-final to book their World Cup semi-final place, the Three Lions controlled most of the game and were rarely threatened. Goals from Harry Maguire and Dele Alli secured the win,

Andres Iniesta retires from international football

Andres Iniesta with Sergio Ramos

Andres Iniesta has announced his retirement from international football. Shortly after Spain got knocked out of the world cup following a dramatic penalty shoot-out which they lost against the hosts Russia, the midfield maestro announced that he would be retiring from international football and that would be last time we would

A Country that has Surprised at the 2018 WorldCup

Trinidad and Tobago

With the 2018, FIFA World Cup being held in Russia, about to play the third round of the elimination games, starting on the 25th June 2018; I think it would be a good idea to look at one of the smallest nations that has qualified for the World Cup. Until 2006 when

Gareth Southgate happy with level of performance

Gareth Southgate says no nation at the World Cup is playing better

England manager Gareth Southgate believes his side pose a strong threat against any team at the World Cup. Gareth Southgate insists that there is more to come from his young side and says how the lads performed against Tunisia shows the confidence in his side, England beat Tunisia 2-1 after Harry

Mo Salah To Return

Mo Salah

Mo Salah could be set to return to Egypt's starting line up against Russia. Egypt go in to a must-win game against Russia on Tuesday if the African side wish to remain in the World Cup, they lost their opening game against Uruguay due to a cruel last-minute goal. The Egyptians

Group H – FIFA World Cup Preview and Predictions

World Cup Group H

World in Sport arrives to the final group of the World Cup, as we preview group H at the Championships. With all eight groups now exposed, we breakdown group H to complete our coverage of the event. Of all eight groups featuring at the 2018 World Cup, group H is certainly the

Group F – FIFA World Cup Preview and Predictions

World Cup Group F

World in Sport's coverage of the World Cup carries on, and we reveal our predictions for group F. The World's #1 ranked team by FIFA is also the favorite to win group F. Germany looks to hoist their fifth trophy at the World Cup, while also defending their 2014 win in

Group E – FIFA World Cup Preview and Predictions

World Cup Group E

World in Sport highlights group E at the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia. Brazil has been revealed as the group E favorite to advance to the round of 16. Neymar is hopeful to return from injury, after having to leave the 2014 World Cup to an injury in Brazil. Switzerland and