Croatia

Tennis: Lopez, Edmund move into Beijing second round

Tennis: Lopez, Edmund move into Beijing second round

Published 01/10/2018

(Reuters) - Feliciano Lopez saved three match points before upsetting Croatia’s Borna Coric 7-5 5-7 7-5 on Monday to move into the China Open second [more…]

Buyan the bear predicts Croatia will beat France in World Cup final

Buyan the bear predicts Croatia will beat France in World Cup final

Published 15/07/2018

KRASNOYARSK, Russia (Reuters) - Buyan, a brown bear kept in a Siberian zoo, has predicted that Croatia will defeat France in Sunday’s World Cup final. [more…]

Southgate forced England to face up to Iceland debacle

Southgate forced England to face up to Iceland debacle

Published 10/07/2018

REPINO, Russia (Reuters) - There has been a relentless positivity and forward-looking tenor to England’s approach to this World Cup but before the adventure in [more…]

Factbox: Croatia vs. England semi-final history factbox

Factbox: Croatia vs. England semi-final history factbox

Published 10/07/2018

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Here is a brief history of previous World Cup semi-final appearances by England and Croatia, ahead of their last four match at [more…]

Southgate in no mood to change England’s winning formula

Southgate in no mood to change England’s winning formula

Published 10/07/2018

REPINO, Russia (Reuters) - England manager Gareth Southgate says he is not about to change his team’s approach for Wednesday’s World Cup semi-final against Croatia, [more…]

Singer Elvis Costello cancels tour after revealing cancer surgery

Singer Elvis Costello cancels tour after revealing cancer surgery

Published 06/07/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - British singer-songwriter Elvis Costello announced on Friday he was cancelling the remainder of his European tour after revealing he had undergone surgery [more…]

Spark missing but Croatia still advances to quarter-finals

Spark missing but Croatia still advances to quarter-finals

Published 01/07/2018

NIZHNY NOVGOROD, Russia (Reuters) - Croatia showed none of the spark that marked their romp through the group phase but still did enough to edge [more…]

Croatia coach praises Modric shootout bravery after miss

Croatia coach praises Modric shootout bravery after miss

Published 01/07/2018

NIZHNY NOVGOROD, Russia (Reuters) - Croatia’s elated coach Zlatko Dalic lauded his captain Luka Modric who missed a penalty in extra time but then scored [more…]

Croatia captain Modric steps up after agonizing penalty miss

Croatia captain Modric steps up after agonizing penalty miss

Published 01/07/2018

NIZHNY NOVGOROD, Russia (Reuters) - Of all the Croatia players who mobbed Danijel Subasic after his penalty shootout heroics against Denmark on Sunday, none would [more…]

Croatia’s deputy PM survives no-confidence vote over Agrokor

Croatia’s deputy PM survives no-confidence vote over Agrokor

Published 13/04/2018

ZAGREB (Reuters) - Croatia’s deputy prime minister, Martina Dalic, who is also the economy minister, on Friday survived a no-confidence vote prompted by discontent in [more…]