July 24, 2021

Football legend Roberto Carlos becomes Global Ambassador for Football for Friendship 2021

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(Moscow, May 10, 2021): Real Madrid and Brazil legend, World Cup winner and 3 times UEFA Champions League Winner Roberto Carlos has become the Global Ambassador for the Gazprom International Children’s Social Programme Football for Friendship (F4F) this year.  Roberto Carlos won the World Cup with the Brazilian national team in 2002. He also won […]

Is the 2022 World Cup tainted by forced labor?

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By Krysta Bisnauth, Freedom United Ever since Qatar was awarded the World Cup hosting title, advocates had hoped that the accompanying global spotlight would have led to critical labor reform. Instead, over the past 10 years, regular reports of migrant worker abuse, forced labor and deaths in Qatar have continued to surface.[1]   One year away from World Cup 2022, Qatar’s kafala (sponsorship) system […]

CanMNT expects Cayman Islands to park ‘a couple of buses’ in World Cup qualifier

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byJOHN MOLINARO, DIRECTOR OF CONTENT FromCanadian Premier League Concacaf 2022 FIFA World Cup qualification — Match #2Cayman Islands vs. CanadaSunday, March 28, 2021 at 4:00 p.m. ETIMG Academy in Bradenton, FloridaWatch Live: OneSoccer.ca he Canadian men’s team will look to tick another box on Sunday when it meets the Cayman Islands in its second Concacaf qualifying […]

England 12-32 South Africa: Springboks win World Cup for record-equalling third time

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From BBC 2019 Rugby World Cup final England: (6) 12 Pen: Farrell 4 South Africa: (12) 32 Try: Mapimpi, Kolbe Con: Pollard 2 Pen: Pollard 6 South Africa broke English hearts with a ruthless display of power rugby to seize their third Rugby World Cup in devastating fashion. Twenty two points from the boot of nerveless fly-half Handre Pollard and second-half tries from […]

2019 Rugby World Cup Quarter-finals – results: England 40-16 Australia

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Find out how England reached the World Cup semi-finals for the first time in 12 years By Sarah Mockford Head-to-Head Played – 51 England wins – 25 Australia wins – 25 Draws – 1 Did you know? Jonny May won his 50th cap and became the first England player to score two tries in a […]

2019 Rugby World Cup: Japan 38-19 Samoa

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By Alan Pearey From Rugby World Japan notch up their third successive win in Pool A, but the World Cup hosts leave it late to grab the bonus point against a Samoa team that went down fighting in Toyota Five-pointer: Japan celebrate the try by Timothy Lafaele that set them on their way against Samoa […]

World Cup 2022: Qatar still a “playground for unscrupulous employers”

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Despite promises to reform and ensure abused migrant workers have access to remedy, new research from Amnesty International reveals that hundreds of migrant workers in Qatar have given up on receiving unpaid wages, returning home penniless. Amnesty’s report, All work, no pay: The struggle of Qatar’s migrant workers for justice, documents how workers employed by three construction […]

Wimbledon: content monetization takes centre court

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Wimbledon’s innovative approach to content distribution is changing the game, transforming the tournament’s relationship with it’s audience By Chaymae Samir From Reuters Community For the first time since the tournament’s inception, Wimbledon will use its archive footage to reach new fans and win over more sponsors. While rooted in tradition, the competition’s contemporary approach to […]

St Lucia Stars see Caribbean Premier League contract terminated

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From The Cricketer CPL Limited has terminated the participation agreement with Royal Sports Club, LLC, the entity that operates Stars St Lucia Stars have seen their Caribbean Premier League contract terminated by the organisation. The franchise will therefore not compete in this year’s edition of the competition, after CPL Limited terminated the participation agreement with Royal […]

England win Cricket World Cup: Ben Stokes stars in dramatic victory over New Zealand

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By Stephan Shemilt From BBC Sport at Lord’s ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup final, Lord’s New Zealand 241-8 (50 overs): Nicholls 55, Woakes 3-37, Plunkett 3-42 England 241 all out (50 overs): Stokes 84, Buttler 59, Neesham 3-43, Ferguson 3-50 England win after super over Scorecard England beat New Zealand to win the men’s World Cup for […]