Category: International Sports

International Sports
Georgina Rodriguez drinks wine and stuns in white jumpsuit as she cheers Cristiano Ronaldo onto latest trophy win

The Juventus striker captained Portugal to a 1-0 win over the Netherlands in front of a partisan crowd in Porto last night. And Georgina, 25, was there to witness it all as she was spotted sipping a large glass of wine from a private box at the Estadio do Dragao. The Spaniard, dressed in a white […]

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Portugal beat the Netherlands to win first Nations League title

Portugal has won the inaugural UEFA Nations League tournament, beating the Netherlands 1-0 in Sunday’s final for its second title in three years. Gonçalo Guedes scored the winner early in the second half to give Portugal its first trophy since the 2016 European Championship. The hosts’ victory in UEFA’s newest competition denied the Netherlands its […]

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Gay rugby player faces return to Kenya after losing deportation battle

A gay rugby player has lost his battle to stay in the UK and faces deportation to Kenya – where holding hands or kissing in public can lead to imprisonment. Ken Macharia moved to Britain a decade ago and is facing being sent back to Kenya where homosexual activity is illegal and punishable with heavy […]

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Fifa: Gianni Infantino re-elected as president for a second term

The Swiss-Italian, 49, was re-elected until 2023 without opposition at Fifa’s annual congress in Paris. He succeeded Sepp Blatter in 2016 and has increased the number of teams at the 2026 World Cup and proposed key changes to the Club World Cup. Ex-president Blatter was in charge for 17 years until he was banned amid a corruption […]

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Katie Taylor: Promoter Eddie Hearn says undisputed champion will relish Persoon rematch

Taylor became the undisputed lightweight world champion with a narrow points win at New York’s Madison Square Garden, but many at ringside believed Persoon did enough to win. “I’d like to see it again,” said Hearn. “Knowing Katie Taylor, if there is anyone who thinks she lost that fight, she will want to do it […]

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England Women’s World Cup hopes rocked after shock New Zealand defeat

ENGLAND’S WOMEN were narrowly beaten by New Zealand in their final warm-up game before they head to the World Cup. England went behind at the AMEX against the run of play when Gregorious – who had been non-existent in the game – pounced on a poor Alex Greenwood clearance. The Football Ferns – led by […]

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Anzhi – famous for mega-money Eto’o transfer – ‘set to lose professional status over huge debts’

The club made headlines worldwide when they paid £23.7million to sign Samuel Eto’o from Inter Milan in August 2011. The frenzy was less about the fee and more about the rumored £350,000-a-week wages he has been paid. But now, according to Russian football expert Artur Petrosyan, they have “failed to be licensed for Russia’s second tier” and […]

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French Open: Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal into fourth round

The pair move ahead of American former world number one Budge Patty for most fourth-round appearances in Paris. Federer, a French Open champion in 2009, also became the oldest person to reach this stage of a Grand Slam since Jimmy Connors at the US Open in 1991. The 37-year-old beat Norway’s Casper Ruud 6-3 6-1 […]

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French Open: Naomi Osaka reaches third round with win over Victoria Azarenka

Japan’s Osaka, 21, overcame a poor start to beat two-time Grand Slam champion Victoria Azarenka 4-6 7-5 6-3. Osaka is chasing her third successive Grand Slam title having won the 2018 US Open and the Australian Open earlier this year. She will play the Czech Republic’s Katerina Siniakova in the next round after she beat […]

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Brazil legend Ronaldinho’s 14-year-old son signs first pro contract with Nike who sponsored dad during career

The Brazilian superstar was the face of the company when he was crowned the world’s best player in 2005. And now Joao Mendes, 14, is ready to bolster his bank balance by signing his first contract with Nike. Teenager Mendes currently plays his football for Brazilian side Cruzeiro. Ronaldinho revealed the news on social media with […]

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