TABLE TENNIS: Aruna Quadri leads Africa to World Cup

ALSO READ: Kwara FA urges committees to kick-start activities The men’s star-studded field includes China’s Ma Long who is considered by many as the greatest table tennis player of all time, and he will be looking to add the 2020 Men’s World Cup to his burgeoning trophy cabinet. Ma Long is joined by world no.1, Fan […]

Sky Bet Championship 2018/19 – your big season preview

Reading v Derby (Fri, 8pm – live on Sky) Birmingham v Norwich Brentford v Rotherham Bristol City v Nottingham Forest Ipswich v Blackburn Millwall v Middlesbrough Preston v QPR West Brom v Bolton Wigan v Sheff Wed Sheff Utd v Swansea (5.30pm – live on Sky) Leeds v Stoke (Sun, 4.30pm – live on Sky […]

Israel Plans to Broadcast 2018 World Cup to Arab States as Gesture of Respect

Israel named the decision to broadcast the 2018 World Cup “a historic step,” that confirms the status of the Arabic language and the respect that Israel has for it, as Arabs amount to 20 percent of the country’s population. The FIFA World Cup 2018 will be held in Russia from June 14 to July 15. The matches will take place at 12 venues in 11 cities […]

FIFA, Twitter ‘In Panic’ as English Team May Boycott 2018 World Cup

 “I don’t think the idea of pulling the team, or encouraging the FA to pull the team out of the World Cup on its own is seriously being considered at the moment, but times change of course,” publication The Week reported Davies as saying.

SBS presenter Lucy Zelić hits back at abuse for World Cup pronunciation

Zelić and Foster’s workload increased significantly last week after technical issues with Optus led to SBS being handed the rights to broadcast every World Cup group game. The pair were already scheduled to be on air for one game every day, but have had their hours extended drastically with up to three separate kick-offs a […]

Tennis balls that ensure high performance for all players

Cosco All Court Tennis Ball (Pack of 3) Cosco, a prominent sports equipment brand, offers this pack of 3 tennis balls with excellent resistance. This light-weighted ball has interlocking fibres in the outer material that gives it greater durability and helps in delivering stronger and consistent shots. Along with this, it is suitable for players […]

Novak Djokovic is man tennis fans love to hate, from anti-vaxxer to his Covid-riddled Adriatic Tour and US Open DQ shame

We loved this thank you Kim and @andymurray for challenging us all to stay active and have fun!! A great way to lift the spirits and be competitive with your husband 🤪🙏🎾 (Swipe for full video) I feel like a partner yoga challenge is next @djokernole?? 🧐 Hmmmmm #100volleychallenge #tennisathome #healthyathome #stayhome #teamdjokovic #nolefam Music: […]

Serena Williams and Victoria Azarenka: Friends, moms and tennis greats set for blockbuster battle in US Open semifinals

So does the Dutchman think Saturday’s finale will be a rematch of the controversial final that saw Osaka beat Williams or a rematch of the Western & Southern Open final that never was? Osaka withdrew ahead of her tussle with Azarenka due to a hamstring injury.

Navy Veteran Michael White Released From Iran Prison Days After Iranian Scientist Repatriated, Reports Say

Zarif said in October he shared with the U.S. a list of names of Iranians in U.S. custody though the document has not been published. Iranian scientist Masoud Soleimani, charged with attempting an unauthorized transfer of biological materials from the U.S. to Iran, and accused Chinese-American spy Xiyue Wang were exchanged in an arrangement welcomed […]

World No. 1 and reigning champion Ashleigh Barty to skip French Open

It has been a difficult decision to make but unfortunately I will not be competing in Europe this year. Last year’s French Open was the most special tournament of my career so this is not a decision I have made lightly. There are two reasons for my decision. The first is the health risks that […]