SOCCER

Tennis star Wozniacki signs deal to launch her own crypto token

Tennis star Wozniacki signs deal to launch her own crypto token

Published 18/10/2018

SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Tennis ace Caroline Wozniacki signed a deal with a Singaporean company to launch her own crypto token on Thursday, with the firm [more…]

U.S. women claim CONCACAF title over Canada

U.S. women claim CONCACAF title over Canada

Published 18/10/2018

(Reuters) - The United States women’s soccer team won their eighth CONCACAF Championship with a 2-0 over Canada on Wednesday in Frisco, Texas as both [more…]

Sky’s shares jump after Comcast wins auction with knockout blow

Sky’s shares jump after Comcast wins auction with knockout blow

Published 24/09/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - Shares in Sky (SKYB.L) jumped 9 percent on Monday to within touching distance of the 17.28 pounds a share Comcast (CMCSA.O) bid [more…]

Soccer: Players rescue ambulance in Brazil league match

Soccer: Players rescue ambulance in Brazil league match

Published 16/09/2018

BRASILIA (Reuters) - Players from Flamengo and Vasco da Gama came to the rescue of an ambulance on Saturday after the vehicle, which was transporting [more…]

Youth soccer injury prevention program saves healthcare costs

Youth soccer injury prevention program saves healthcare costs

Published 07/09/2018

(Reuters Health) - An injury prevention program tailored to children’s soccer is not only more effective than typical warmups and stretches at keeping players safe, [more…]

Qatar lifts controversial exit visa system for most workers

Qatar lifts controversial exit visa system for most workers

Published 05/09/2018

DUBAI (Reuters) - Qatar amended its residency laws on Tuesday to allow most foreign workers to leave the country without exit permits from their employers, [more…]

BT to lose UFC and NBA TV rights as Eleven Sports steps up

BT to lose UFC and NBA TV rights as Eleven Sports steps up

Published 30/07/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - BT has lost the right to show the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) and NBA Basketball, with global broadcaster Eleven Sports picking up [more…]

Sounders down NYCFC, go month without a loss

Sounders down NYCFC, go month without a loss

Published 30/07/2018

Swedish international Gustav Svensson, recently back from the World Cup in Russia, scored early in the second half as the Seattle Sounders capped an undefeated [more…]

Ozil departure puts focus on German relations with Turkish community

Ozil departure puts focus on German relations with Turkish community

Published 23/07/2018

BERLIN (Reuters) - German soccer player Mesut Ozil’s decision to quit the national team due to “racism and disrespect” he faced over his Turkish roots [more…]

Most Turks well integrated in Germany, government says after Ozil’s…

Most Turks well integrated in Germany, government says after Ozil’s…

Published 23/07/2018

BERLIN (Reuters) - The majority of the roughly 3 million people with Turkish roots who live in Germany are well integrated, a spokeswoman for Chancellor [more…]