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Root out of World T20, Bell comes in for England
(11 March 12:32 am)
(Reuters) - England batsman Joe Root will miss the World Twenty20 in Bangladesh after fracturing his thumb, with Ian Bell replacing him, the International Cricket Council (ICC) confirmed on Monday.
Arsenal track record shows we can beat Bayern - Wenger
(11 March 12:30 am)
MUNICH, Germany (Reuters) - Arsenal\'s European track record shows they can overcome the 2-0 last-16 first leg deficit when they face holders Bayern Munich in the Champions League on Tuesday, coach
Connery, Bowie take sides on Scottish independence, Murray keeps mum
(10 March 11:45 pm)
LONDON (Reuters) - Celebrities plunging into the debate on Scottish independence risk attracting public wrath from opposing sides in the run-up to the September 18 referendum. Some, like tennis star
Ecclestone hopes every race will be like a wet race
(10 March 11:40 pm)
LONDON (Reuters) - Bernie Ecclestone is looking forward to an unpredictable 2014 season when new engines threaten to overturn the established order, the Formula One boss said on Monday.
Ford slams brakes on Champions League sponsorship
(10 March 11:38 pm)
LONDON (Reuters) - U.S. automaker Ford is ending its sponsorship of the Champions League after more than two decades.
Much-criticised World Cup venue Manaus stages first game
(10 March 08:51 pm)
SAO PAULO (Reuters) - Nine of the 12 arenas are now ready for the 2014 World Cup in Brazil after 20,000 fans watched the inaugural game in the Manaus stadium that will host some of the first round\'s
Only 37,000 Champions League final tickets to go to fans
(10 March 08:02 pm)
REUTERS - More than one-third of the 61,000 tickets for the Champions League final in Lisbon on May 24 will go to officials, sponsors and corporate hospitality.
Injured Dutchman Strootman out of World Cup
(10 March 07:02 pm)
REUTERS - Dutch midfielder Kevin Strootman will miss the World Cup in Brazil in June after tearing cartilage in his left knee.
Bayern shut out Hoeness trial ahead of Arsenal - Mueller
(10 March 06:53 pm)
MUNICH, Germany (Reuters) - Thomas Mueller said Bayern Munich would dismiss all thoughts of club president Uli Hoeness, on trial for tax evasion, ahead of their Champions League last-16 second leg
Atletico must control the middle against Milan - Simeone
(10 March 06:50 pm)
MADRID (Reuters) - Controlling the midfield will be crucial if Atletico Madrid are to protect their 1-0 advantage in Tuesday\'s Champions League last 16, second leg at home to AC Milan, coach Diego
Bayern boss Hoeness admits far bigger tax dodge than charged with
(10 March 06:45 pm)
MUNICH (Reuters) - Bayern Munich president Uli Hoeness stunned a German court on Monday by admitting he had evaded taxes of 18.5 million euros using a secret Swiss bank account - more than five times
Neymar can handle World Cup pressure, says Pele
(10 March 06:43 pm)
PARIS (Reuters) - Brazil striker Neymar, despite his young age, has what it takes to handle the pressure of a World Cup finals on home soil, according to soccer great Pele.
Getafe sack coach Garcia and line up Romanian Contra
(10 March 06:33 pm)
MADRID (Reuters) - Getafe have sacked coach Luis Garcia and struck a deal for former Romania defender Cosmin Contra, who once had a playing stint with the Madrid-based club, to take over.
Unlikely semi-finals help FA Cup regain some magic
(10 March 05:14 pm)
LONDON (Reuters) - Hull City can win the FA Cup for the first time, Wigan Athletic can retain the trophy, Sheffield United can reach the final for the first time in 78 years while Arsenal can end a
Adidas and Nike battle for soccer supremacy in World Cup year
(10 March 04:49 pm)
LONDON/BERLIN (Reuters) - With the soccer World Cup only three months away, Adidas and Nike are squaring up for a marketing battle to match the fierce on-field rivalry of nations like Brazil and
Roma coach concedes Serie A title race as good as over
(10 March 03:53 pm)
REUTERS - AS Roma coach Rudi Garcia has conceded that his team have no realistic chance of catching Serie A leaders Juventus following Sunday\'s 1-0 defeat at Napoli.
Fulham eye miracle survival, plan extra defending session
(10 March 12:47 pm)
REUTERS - Fulham need a miracle to survive relegation from the English Premier League but defender Johnny Heitinga still believes they can avoid the drop as manager Felix Magath plans extra sessions
Martinez and Watson inspiration behind City upset- Rosler
(10 March 12:40 pm)
REUTERS - Former manager Roberto Martinez and FA Cup final hero Ben Watson were the inspiration behind Wigan Athletic\'s quarter-final upset win over English Premier League aristocrats Manchester City,
Barca, Bayern cast huge shadow over English opponents
(10 March 11:49 am)
LONDON (Reuters) - Arsenal and Manchester City face monumental tasks when they visit European powerhouses Bayern Munich and Barcelona looking to overturn 2-0 deficits in the second legs of their
Preview - Perfectionist Guardiola unsatisfied with 6-1 win
(10 March 11:47 am)
REUTERS - Pep Guardiola is well known to be a perfectionist and even Saturday\'s 6-1 win at VfL Wolfsburg has failed to fully satisfy the demanding Bayern Munich manager.
Predator Villa waiting in the wings for Atletico
(10 March 11:43 am)
MADRID (Reuters) - David Villa has been unable to rediscover his consistency since he broke his leg in late 2011 but Spain\'s record scorer could still be crucial to Atletico Madrid\'s hopes of
Djokovic advances, Tsonga crashes out
(10 March 11:04 am)
REUTERS - Novak Djokovic remained on course for his first title of the season with a second round victory over Victor Hanescu 7-6 6-2 at the BNP Paribas Open on Sunday.
Spurs boss Sherwood fearful for future and Champions League
(10 March 10:49 am)
REUTERS - Having seen his hopes of steering Tottenham Hotspur into the Champions League tempered by a thumping loss at leaders Chelsea, under pressure manager Tim Sherwood questioned the failure of
Ozil ends goal drought, over penalty miss, says Wenger
(10 March 09:17 am)
REUTERS - Record signing Mesut Ozil is now over his key penalty miss against Bayern Munich having ended a three month goal drought with a dynamic display in the FA Cup win over Everton, Arsenal
Hadley survives late Lee charge to win Puerto Rico Open
(10 March 08:15 am)
REUTERS - PGA Tour rookie Chesson Hadley survived a late charge from Danny Lee to win the $3.5 million Puerto Rico Open by two strokes on Sunday.
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