Tag Archives: Sports

01Sep/17

Value for money? UK soccer’s £1.4 bln splurge

UK Premier League soccer clubs have eclipsed the record for the amount spent during the summer transfer window, splashing out a record £1.4 billion – an average of £71 million for each club. Kate King takes a look at whether they’re spending within their means. Continue reading

31Aug/17

Liverpool sign Oxlade-Chamberlain, the club confirms

LONDON COLNEY, NEAR LONDON, ENGLAND, UNITED KINGDOM (REUTERS) – Liverpool have completed the signing of Arsenal midfielder Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain, the Merseyside club said on Thursday (August 31), for a fee reported to be around 40 million pounds sterling (around 51.5 million US dollars). Continue reading

27Aug/17

Mayweather vows to stay retired, McGregor says options open

LAS VEGAS, NEVADA, USA (AUGUST 26, 2017) (SHOWTIME) – A ruthless Floyd Mayweather scored a 10th round technical knockout over mixed martial arts champion Conor McGregor in Las Vegas, United States on Saturday, the American cementing his legacy as an all-time boxing great with his 50th win in as many fights. Continue reading

27Aug/17

Mayweather moves to 50-0 with 10th round TKO of McGregor

LAS VEGAS, NEVAVDA, UNITED STATES (AUGUST 26, 2017) (REUTERS) – A ruthless Floyd Mayweather scored a 10th round technical knockout over mixed martial arts champion Conor McGregor on Saturday (August 26), cementing his legacy as one of boxing’s all-time greats. Continue reading

08Aug/17

Chapecoense crash survivor emotional at Nou Camp ovation

BARCELONA, SPAIN (AUGUST 7, 2017) (REUTERS) – Barcelona’s traditional curtain-raiser, the Joan Gamper Trophy, took on emotional significance with the visit of Chapecoense, the Brazilian team who lost most of their playing and coaching staff in an air crash last year.
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