Russian tennis star Maria Sharapova celebrates her 30th birthday
Apr20

Russian tennis star Maria Sharapova celebrates her 30th birthday

Maria Sharapova is Russia’s most decorated tennis player having won a total of five Grand Slam tournaments, namely the Australian Open in 2008, the French Open in 2012 and 2014, Wimbledon in 2004 and the US Open in 2006. She is also a silver medal winner of the 2012 Summer Olympics in London and the 2008 Federations Cup champion. In 2012, Maria Sharapova founded Sugarpova – her own candy brand. Last March, Sharapova announced that her...

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Bastian Schweinsteiger arrives to hero’s welcome in Chicago
Mar30

Bastian Schweinsteiger arrives to hero’s welcome in Chicago

Former Germany captain Bastian Schweinsteiger has arrived to a hero’s welcome in Chicago. The former Bayern Munich and Manchester United midfielder is expected to play his first Major League Soccer match on Saturday. Bastian Schweinsteiger was greeted by an estimated 500 Chicago Fire fans as he and his wife, former tennis player Ana Ivanovic, emerged from customs at O’Hare International Airport. Some supporters banged on...

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Iceland experiences baby boom 9 months after Euro 2016 victory over England
Mar29

Iceland experiences baby boom 9 months after Euro 2016 victory over England

Iceland has experienced an unusual birth rate spike just nine months after its national football team’s victory over England at Euro 2016, which sent them into the tournament’s quarter-final stage for the first time in their history.   The tiny Nordic nation with a population of just 333,647 beat England 2-1 in Nice on the French Rivera on June 27, 2016, with goals from Ragnar Sigurðsson and Kolbeinn Sigþórsson cancelling out a...

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Bundesliga: RB Leipzig level on points with Bayern, Schalke beat Bremen
Nov07

Bundesliga: RB Leipzig level on points with Bayern, Schalke beat Bremen

Newly-promoted RB Leipzig are now level on points with champions Bayern Munich after a comfortable 3-1 win over Mainz. Schalke continued their own impressive form, beating Werder Bremen by the same score. RB Leipzig 3-1 Mainz 05 (Werner 3′, Forsberg 21′, Werner 44′ – Bell 74′) RB Leipzig moved level on points with Bayern Munich at the summit of the Bundesliga table on Sunday afternoon with a comprehensive...

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Red Bull’s Verstappen blasts foul-mouthed Vettel
Oct31

Red Bull’s Verstappen blasts foul-mouthed Vettel

Dutch teenager Max Verstappen launched an astonishing verbal attack on four-time champion Sebastian Vettel in the wake of their stormy battle in the closing laps of Sunday’s Mexican Grand Prix won. Lewis Hamilton’s win was the 51st of his career and kept alive his title defence and reduced Mercedes team-mate Nico Rosberg’s lead to 19 points with two races remaining. Rosberg finished second. His triumph also...

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