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Eagles, Steelers clinch division titles


The Philadelphia Eagles clinched the NFC East divisional crown with a roller-coaster NFL victory over the Los Angeles Rams on Sunday but saw quarterback Carson Wentz exit early with a knee injury.

‘Brazilian storm’

Slightly built and aged just 10, Rickson Falcao looks no match for the waves crashing onto Brazil’s Atlantic coast, but within seconds of launching his board, the kid surfer is ...

The Ashes 2017

On Thursday at the Gabba in Brisbane, one of the oldest long-standing rivalries in world sport resumed when England arrived in Australia to take on their hosts for the 70th ...


Iniesta to miss game

Barcelona captain Andres Iniesta will miss Tuesday's Champions League meeting with Sporting Lisbon, the Catalan giants confirmed Sunday.
Source: Agencies | 2017/12/3 22:38:39

Australia’s Marsh silences critics with unbeaten Ashes ton

Shaun Marsh answered his critics with a fighting unbeaten century to put Australia firmly in charge of the second Ashes Test against England in Adelaide on Sunday.
Source: AFP | 2017/12/3 22:33:40

Fired up

Benevento forward George Puscas (right) celebrates scoring against AC Milan in the Italian Serie A on Sunday in Benevento, Italy. Benevento, beaten in their first 14 Serie A matches, finally grabbed their first-ever point in extraordinary style when goalkeeper Alberto Brignoli scored with a flying header deep into stoppage time to give them a 2-2 draw.
Source: VCG | 2017/12/3 22:33:39

Rock-bottom Cologne fire Peter Stoeger

Peter Stoeger was finally sacked as Cologne coach on Sunday, ending his 1,634-day reign with the club bottom of the Bundesliga and winless after a disastrous run of results.
Source: AFP | 2017/12/3 22:33:39

Cavs win 11th straight

The Cleveland Cavaliers stretched their NBA winning streak to 11 games on Saturday as LeBron James poured it on in the fourth quarter to keep the depleted but desperate Memphis Grizzlies at bay.
Source: AFP | 2017/12/3 22:28:39

Lakers buried by Nuggets in chaos in last three minutes

Los Angeles Lakers lost their fourth straight games Saturday night to Denver Nuggets 115-100 in National Basketball Association (NBA) actions at foothill of Rocky Mountain.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/12/3 16:39:00

Teenager Maurus breaks drought by winning frist US men's weightlifting world medal in 20 years(updated)

Host athlete Harrison Maurus broke the jinx for the United States as he won the country's first weightlifting world medals in 20 years with two bronzes in men's 77kg at the world championships held in Anaheim, California on Saturday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/12/3 16:36:57

Sun Yang awarded for outstanding contribution to swimming in China

Chinese swimming star Sun Yang received the award for Outstanding Contribution to Swimming Popularity in China at the FINA World Aquatics Gala 2017 on Saturday night in Sanya city of south China's Hainan Province.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/12/3 9:02:21

2018 World Cup: A tale of two derbies

Iberian Peninsula derby Portugal-Spain and "English Premier League derby" Belgium-England might be the deadliest rivals in the 2018 FIFA World Cup group draw.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/12/3 8:39:53

Shaanxi to have 1,000 soccer featured schools in three years

There will be 1,000 soccer featured schools in northwest China's Shaanxi by 2020, said Dong Li, newly-promoted chairman of the province's football association, on Saturday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/12/2 22:10:36