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    ‘Proud’ Silva calls time on Spain duty

    AFP | Updated at 12:05am on August 15, 2018

    Manchester City midfielder David Silva on Monday called time on his distinguished 12-year international career with Spain. Selected for the first time in November 2006...

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    Pique announces international retirement

    AFP | Updated at 12:05am on August 13, 2018

    Spain centre-back Gerard Pique confirmed that he had ended a glittering international career on Saturday, saying that the appointment of his former Barcelona coach Luis...

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    Modric to stay with Real after securing pay rise

    AFP | Updated at 12:05am on August 12, 2018

    Luka Modric looks set to extend his six-year stay with Real Madrid after securing a salary rise which will see him elevated to the same...

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    Iceland name Hamren as new coach

    AFP | Updated at 02:57am on August 10, 2018

    Former Sweden coach Erik Hamren was on Wednesday announced as Iceland’s new manager, replacing Heimir Hallgrimsson who stepped down after leading the island nation to...

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    Australian golfer Jarrod dead at 36

    AFP  | Updated at 02:50am on August 10, 2018

    Tributes flowed for Australian golfer Jarrod Lyle Thursday after he lost his battle with cancer, dying aged 36 after halting treatment for leukaemia last week....

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    City’s fast start a pleasant surprise for Gundogan

    AFP | Updated at 12:05am on August 07, 2018

    Manchester City midfielder Ilkay Gundogan was pleasantly surprised by how quickly the English champions settled back into their stride by beating Chelsea 2-0 to win...

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    Ex-Chelsea striker at centre of China racism row

    AFP  | Updated at 12:05am on August 06, 2018

    Senegalese striker Demba Ba found himself at the centre of a racism controversy in China over allegations that an opposing Chinese player hurled insensitive comments...

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    Pop heroine Robyn back after eight years

    AFP . New York | Updated at 11:15pm on August 02, 2018

    Robyn, the Swedish singer whose dark yet danceable synth-pop has won her an avid fan base, returned Wednesday with a song off her first album...

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    Williams handed worst defeat of her career

    AFP  | Updated at 12:05am on August 02, 2018

    Serena Williams suffered the most lopsided loss of her career at the WTA San Jose event on Tuesday, losing the final 12 games in a...

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    Emotional Murray makes triumphant return

    AFP | Updated at 12:00am on August 01, 2018

    An emotional Andy Murray made a triumphant return to hardcourts Monday in his first match on the surface for nearly 17 months, outlasting Mackenzie McDonald...