Category: International Sports

International Sports
Tiger Woods made our golf model look silly. Have we learned a lesson?

FOR EVERY single week between August 2013 and September 2018, betting on Tiger Woods was a losing proposition. Owing to a series of injuries and over-use of pain-killing prescription drugs, golf’s biggest star went five years without winning a single tournament. So in hindsight, it looks like remarkably poor timing that the The Economist ran an article […]

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International Sports
Alves blasts PSG and teammates

Brazil stalwart Dani Alves has blasted Paris Saint-Germain and further criticised his teammates over not taking world-record signing Neymar to the next level of his career. Alves, 35, has lashed out against the hierarchy of the Ligue 1 champions and the playing squad in an interview with RMC Radio on Thursday – claiming the club […]

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International Sports
Man planned to bomb London mosque in ‘revenge’ for Manchester Arena attack

A man has admitted planning to bomb a mosque in “revenge” for the Manchester Arena terror attack. Steven Bishop, 41, had collected components for a homemade device and researched how to make explosives on the dark web. Police said he had searched for sites and videos on the Isis-inspired terror attacks in Manchester, London Bridge and Paris. […]

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International Sports
Wolves cripples United’s chances of playing Champions league next season

Manchester United missed the chance to move third in the Premier League as they threw away a lead, had a man sent off and lost at Wolves. Scott McTominay’s low strike from 22 yards – his first goal for United – put them ahead after 13 minutes but the hosts equalised 12 minutes later as […]

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International Sports
I like Pogba a lot – Zidane

Real Madrid boss Zinedine Zidane says he likes Manchester United’s Paul Pogba “a lot” and that the midfielder “knows how to do everything on the pitch”. Pogba, 26, has been linked with the Spanish giants and described Real as “a dream club for every player” while on international duty with France. “I know him personally,” […]

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International Sports
Solskjaer announced as full-time manager

(NYSE: MANU) Manchester United announces that current caretaker manager and former striker, Ole Gunnar Solskjær, has been appointed as the club’s full-time manager on a three-year contract. Solskjær scored 126 goals in 366 appearances for United between 1996 and 2007 and also managed the club’s reserve team until the end of 2010. He was appointed […]

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Champions League
Champions League quarter final draws out

Ajax v Juventus Liverpool v Porto Tottenham Hotspur v Manchester City Barcelona v Manchester United The first leg of the quarter-finals will be played on the 9th and 10th of April, while the return legs are scheduled on the 16th and 17th of the same month; the matchdays will be decided According to the draw. […]

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International Sports
Man Utd loss to Arsenal ‘lowest’ moment, says Solskjaer

Manchester United’s run of nine straight away wins in all competitions was ended by Arsenal on Sunday. United’s first Premier League loss under Ole Gunnar Solskjaer is the “lowest” moment since he took charge, the interim manager said. Solskjaer has turned the team’s form around since taking over in December, following the sacking of Jose […]

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