Borussia Dortmund secure Champions League spot with sixth straight Bundesliga win | Football News

AFP Photo BERLIN: Borussia Dortmund secured their place in the Champions League for next season as Raphael Guerreiro, Marco Reus and Julian Brandt scored in a 3-1 win at Mainz on Sunday. Three days after routing Leipzig 4-1 to win the German Cup final, Dortmund swept aside Mainz in the league. Guerreiro and captain Reus … Read more

Barcelona thrash Chelsea to win women’s Champions League for first time | Football News

Barcelona thrash Chelsea to win women's Champions League for first time | Football News

GOTHENBURG: Barcelona became the first Spanish side to win the women’s Champions League with a stunning performance to thrash Chelsea 4-0 in Gothenburg on Sunday. The La Liga champions scored all four goals inside 36 minutes as a Melanie Leupolz own goal, Alexia Putellas’s penalty and simple finishes from Aitana Bonmati and Caroline Graham Hansen … Read more

Sachin Tendulkar terms 2011 World Cup win as ‘best cricketing day’ of his life | Cricket News

Sachin Tendulkar terms 2011 World Cup win as 'best cricketing day' of his life | Cricket News

NEW DELHI: Former India batsman Sachin Tendulkar on Sunday termed the 2011 World Cup victory as the “best cricketing day of his life” as his biggest dream came true. India had defeated Sri Lanka in the final of 2011 World Cup to lift their second 50-over World Cup title and this year, the 10th anniversary … Read more

Iga Swiatek crushes Karolina Pliskova 6-0, 6-0 to win Italian Open | Tennis News

ROME: Polish teenager Iga Swiatek crushed Czech ninth seed Karolina Pliskova 6-0, 6-0 to win the Italian Open on Sunday. The 19-year-old reigning French Open champion took just 45 minutes to dispatch the 2019 Rome winner two weeks before she opens her title defence in Roland Garros. Swiatek, ranked 15, claimed her third WTA title … Read more

Ten-man Juventus win Inter Milan thriller to keep Champions League hopes alive | Football News

Ten-man Juventus win Inter Milan thriller to keep Champions League hopes alive | Football News

Juan Cuadrado (Reuters Photo) MILAN: Juan Cuadrado scored twice, including a late penalty, as Juventus beat Inter Milan 3-2 to keep their Champions League hopes alive on Saturday in a game where three spot kicks were awarded and both teams finished a man down. Juve moved up to fourth equal on points with third-placed AC … Read more

Leicester City beat Chelsea to win FA Cup for the first time | Football News

LONDON: A magnificent long-range strike from Youri Tielemans gave Leicester City their first FA Cup triumph with a 1-0 victory over Chelsea at Wembley on Saturday, in front of the biggest crowd in England since March 2020. Leicester had been beaten in all their three previous FA Cup final appearances, most recently in 1969, and … Read more

EPL: Flamboyant Leeds turn on the style in 4-0 win at Burnley | Football News

(AFP Photo) BURNLEY (England): Mateusz Klich, Jack Harrison and Rodrigo were all on target as a rampant Leeds United trounced hapless Burnley 4-0 at Turf Moor in the Premier League on Saturday. Poland international Klich finished off a flowing United move to open the scoring in the 44th minute, bending his shot around centre back … Read more

Leicester’s Rodgers wants to win FA Cup for late owner Vichai | Football News

Bredon Rodgers. (Reuters Photo) Leicester City manager Brendan Rodgers said lifting their first FA Cup on Saturday would be a fitting tribute to the club’s late chairman Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha and his family. Thai-led consortium Asian Football Investments took over Leicester in 2010 and, under the Srivaddhanaprabha family, the Midlands club was transformed as they returned … Read more

Novak Djokovic fumes at umpire during rain-affected win in Rome opener | Tennis News

Novak Djokovic fumes at umpire during rain-affected win in Rome opener | Tennis News

ROME: World number one Novak Djokovic was furious with the chair umpire for not suspending play as rain trickled down during his Italian Open second-round match against American Taylor Fritz on Tuesday. The 33-year-old Serb made his feelings clear after he was broken when serving for victory in the second set. “How much do you … Read more

Manchester City crowned Premier League champions as Leicester win at Man United | Football News

LONDON: Manchester City were crowned Premier League champions for the third time in four seasons after Manchester United crashed to a 2-1 defeat against Leicester on Tuesday. Pep Guardiola’s side are 10 points clear of second placed United and have wrapped up the title with three games to spare. In the midst of a gruelling … Read more