North Carolina Courage 2-0 Racing Louisville FC (Sep 9, 2023) Game Analysis

[ad_1] Kerolin and Manaka Matsukubo each scored and the North Carolina Courage beat Racing Louisville 2-0 on Saturday to win the National Women’s Soccer League Challenge Cup for the second consecutive year. After a two-hour lightning delay, Kerolin scored in the 28th minute, getting a ball over the top from Narumi Miura and beating goalkeeper […]

Madrid Open causes controversy: ‘Sexist’ ball girl outfits, silencing the women’s finalists and small birthday cakes

[ad_1] CNN  —  One of the most prestigious tennis tournaments outside of the four grand slams, the Madrid Open attracts the biggest names in the sport. However, this year’s edition has drawn as much attention for off-court controversy as it has for the action on the clay surface. During the Masters 1000 event – which […]

Lewis Hamilton: ‘I have walked this sport alone,’ says F1 champion after record-equaling title win

[ad_1] CNN  —  Lewis Hamilton may be Formula One’s most successful driver but after securing a record-equaling seventh world title on Sunday the Briton said he still had plenty left to achieve – namely making his sport and the world “more diverse and inclusive.” A brilliant drive during a rain-soaked Turkish Grand Prix ensured Hamilton […]

US Women’s Open: Nine-year-old Brazilian Bella Simoes becomes youngest ever to attempt qualification

[ad_1] CNN  —  When 19-year-old South Korean prodigy Inbee Park lifted the first of her seven major championships at the 2008 US Women’s Open, she became the tournament’s youngest ever champion. Bella Simões would not be born for around another six years. On Tuesday, she attempted to qualify for the major. At nine years old, […]

Photos: Soccer legend Pelé | CNN

[ad_1] By Kyle Almond and Will Lanzoni, CNN Pelé, the Brazilian soccer star who became a global icon, has died at the age of 82. Pelé, born Edson Arantes do Nascimento, is the only man in history to win three World Cups. He was just 17 years old when he starred in the 1958 World […]

Serena Williams: US female ‘A’ listers and Reddit co-founder ready to disrupt football industry with Angel City

[ad_1] CNN  —  For Alexis Ohanian last summer, it started with a simple phone call. The entrepreneur and co-founder of Reddit was in London and his friend wanted him to come to Paris, “He’s like, you’re an idiot if you don’t come down to watch the USA play France.” Shortly afterwards, Ohanian was alongside 45,000 […]

PCB issues NOC to Sindh Premier League

[ad_1] KARACHI: The Pakistan Cricket Board has issued a no-objection certificate (NOC) to the Sindh Premier League (SPL) as preparations for the first edition of the event are under way. SPL President Arif Malik along with former Sindh minister Syed Nasir Hussain Shah held a meeting with PCB Management Committee Chairman Chaudhry Zaka Ashraf at […]

Asia Cup: Pakistan name unchanged XI for Super 4 clash against India

[ad_1] Pakistan is all set to lock horns with the arch-rivals India in their second Super Four match of the ongoing Asia Cup 2023 on Sunday in Colombo, Sri Lanka. The Green Shirts have announced the same playing XI — which faced Bangladesh on Wednesday — for the match against India. Our playing XI for […]

Will the arch-rivals high-voltage clash be affected by rains?

[ad_1] Covers set up on the pitch after rain set in to disrupt the India-Pakistan clash during the Asia Cup 2023 Group stage on September 04, 2023. — AFP The highly-anticipated high-voltage match between arch-rivals India and Pakistan is set to kick off in a matter of hours; however, the possibility of the match being […]