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Former US goalie Tim Howard excited for US women ahead of World Cup: 'It's everyone's dream' to play for home country

There is no doubt former U.S. men’s national team goalkeeper Tim Howard will be cheering on the U.S. women’s team while they defend their World Cup title in France beginning Tuesday....

Former US goalie Tim Howard excited for US women ahead of World Cup: 'It's everyone's dream' to play for home country

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US Women’s World Cup champs arrive home ahead of parade NEWARK, N.Y. (AP) — The U.S. Women’s national team has arrived home following their World Cup win against the Netherlands. The soccer team, which won its record fourth Women’s World Cup title, touched down at Newark Liberty International Airport at about 4:30 p.m. Monday where they were ...
06:00, 2019-07-09

US Women’s World Cup champions arrive home ahead of victory parade The team, which won its fourth Women’s World Cup title Sunday, touched down at Newark Liberty International Airport at about 4:30 p.m. Monday.       ...
02:51, 2019-07-09

Watch: Jamaica goalie whiffs clearance, allows easy goal at Women's World Cup Jamaican goalie Nicole McClure surrendered an easy goal to Sam Kerr and whiffing on an attempted clearance during a loss to Australia at the 2019 FIFA Women's World Cup....
17:00, 2019-06-19

Watch: South African goalie blunder sparks Germany rout at Women's World Cup South African goalie Andile DIamini had a brutal error against Germany, leading to an early goal during a group clash at the 2019 FIFA Women's World Cup Monday in Montpellier, France....
03:34, 2019-06-18

Howard, Storm overpower Dream Natasha Howard racked up 19 points, 14 rebounds, four assists and three blocked shots, and the visiting Seattle Storm rolled to an 82-66 win over the Atlanta Dream on Friday....
06:51, 2019-06-01

England's World Cup dream dies, but support for women's game is real winner Lionesses’ semi-final defeat left a newly inspired nation of football fans devastated but full of prideWhen England equalised after sustained early pressure and going a goal down against the US, Emma O’Connor instinctively rose to her feet and pumped her fists in the air before leading raucous chant...
03:17, 2019-07-03

Italian soccer star scores country’s first hat trick at Women’s World Cup in 5-0 win over Jamaica Italian striker Cristiana Gieralli made history on Friday when she scored her country’s first hat trick – three goals – at a Women’s World Cup tournament....
02:51, 2019-06-15

Women's World Cup soccer: USA to play Netherlands in final The Netherlands defeated Sweden 1-0 in extra time Wednesday, setting up a meeting with the United States Women's National Team in the Women's World Cup final Sunday....
02:00, 2019-07-04

Midfielder Lavelle says she'll play in Women's World Cup final Midfielder Rose Lavelle pronounced herself ready to go on Friday, two days before the United States will take on the Netherlands in the final of the Women's World Cup at Lyon, France....
04:00, 2019-07-06

USA ready to play Netherlands in Women’s World Cup Final PARIS, FRANCE – The Team USA women’s soccer squad now knows who they’ll play in Sunday’s Championship game of the 2019 World Cup. The United States will battle it out with the Netherlands on Sunday morning.  The Netherlands knocked off Sweden in the semi-finals 1-0. Team USA...
06:17, 2019-07-04

No distractions for U.S. team ahead of women's World Cup defense Defending champions the United States are in their own private 'bubble', shutting out any distraction ahead of the women's World Cup starting in France on Friday, and loving it....
16:51, 2019-06-06

Netherlands tops Sweden, will play US in Women's World Cup final Two years after the Dutch won their first major trophy — the European Championship — the team will now play the U.S. in the final of the Women's World Cup....
07:34, 2019-07-04

McIlroy 'excited' to play for Ireland at Tokyo 2020 Olympics He opted to miss the last Olympics because of the threat of the Zika virus, but Rory McIlroy intends to go for gold at Tokyo 2020 playing for Ireland....
14:51, 2019-05-21

FIFA defends VAR ahead of women's World Cup quarter-finals "FIFA on Wednesday defended its VAR review system, saying referees had reached a 98% accuracy rate in decision-making during the group stage of the women\u0027s World Cup in France."...
21:00, 2019-06-27

Visa expands women’s soccer effort ahead of World Cup SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Visa will be the presenting sponsor of the player of the match award at the Women’s World Cup in France, agreed to a five-year sponsorship with the U.S. Soccer Federation and is launching a campaign with outspoken American star Megan Rapinoe. The company, a FIFA sponsor si...
13:51, 2019-05-30

Marta back in training ahead of Women's World Cup Brazil forward Marta has returned to training after recovering from a left thigh injury, five days before the team plays its opening match at the Women's World Cup        ...
19:17, 2019-06-04

Women's World Cup: What time does USWNT play today vs. Thailand? The USWNT competes in its first game of the 2019 FIFA Women's World Cup on Tuesday against Thailand. Here's everything you need to know for the match.       ...
23:17, 2019-06-11

Women's World Cup: US exude confidence, not arrogance ahead of England clash The US women's soccer team is making headlines at the World Cup in France. When it comes to their presence not only on the football pitch but also in society, they are in a class of their own....
23:17, 2019-07-02

Visa expands women's soccer effort ahead of World Cup Visa will be the presenting sponsor of the player of the match award at the Women's World Cup in France, agreed to a five-year sponsorship with the U.S. Soccer Federation and is launching a campaign with outspoken American star Megan Rapinoe        ...
16:51, 2019-05-30

Women’s World Cup: Jamaica first Caribbean nation to play in tourney –- thanks to Bob Marley’s daughter The women’s national soccer team from Jamaica is making history this weekend when it hits the field against Brazil at the FIFA Women’s World Cup in France....
17:34, 2019-06-05

This dog goalie holds 3 Guinness World Records Purin the Super Beagle holds three Guinness World Records for performing dog tricks. She's been named the best dog soccer goalie in the world. Visit INSIDER's homepage for more stories. See Also:Why Venice floods every yearHow the Beautyblender became a revolutionary makeup productWatch how to make ...
17:51, 2019-07-15

Senator Joe Manchin introduces bill requiring equal pay for men and women ahead of 2026 World Cup Sen. Joe Manchin, D-W.Va., introduces bill that would prevent federal funding for the 2026 men's World Cup unless there's equal pay for women's team.       ...
11:51, 2019-07-10

Howard’s double-double helps Storm beat Dream 82-66 ATLANTA (AP) — Natasha Howard had 19 points and 14 rebounds, Jordin Canada added 12 points and eight assists, and the Seattle Storm beat the Atlanta Dream 82-66 on Friday night. Alysha Clark had 11 points and Mercedes Russell and Jewell Loyd each scored 10 for Seattle. The defending WNBA champion St...
04:34, 2019-06-01

Country Singer Helps Lawrenceburg Man’s Dream Come True ANDERSON COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18)– A Lawrenceburg man’s dreams came true when he finally got to sing in Nashville. Alan Phillips is fighting cancer, but he doesn’t let that stop him from doing what he loves. The 88-year-old enjoys singing and listening to music. Employees at Signature ...
22:34, 2019-06-20

Women's World Cup: US soccer star Tobin Heath asked odd question ahead of France match Whether it’s on the pitch or at the podium, U.S. women’s soccer star Tobin Heath is on top of her game even when an odd question may have thrown her off....
19:00, 2019-06-28

Victorious US Women's World Cup team headed home The US women's soccer team is headed home following their 2-0 World Cup final win over the Netherlands. Tired, but elated, team members left their hotel in Lyon Monday after clinching their fourth title and second consecutive World Cup victory. (July 8)       ...
18:34, 2019-07-08

England vs Sweden, Fifa Women's World Cup 2019 third-place play-off prediction: LIVE stream, TV, lineups, tickets, odds England will look to shake off the disappointment of another World Cup semi-final exit when they face Sweden in the third-place play-off on Saturday....
19:01, 2019-07-05

Video games: More women play now than teen boys do, millennials and boomers play, too Enjoying video games isn't exclusively for pre-pubescent boys or millennials. The term "gamer" includes many of us across generations and genders.       ...
19:01, 2019-07-05

Soccer: Visa partners with U.S. Soccer to boost women's program ahead of World Cup Visa on Thursday announced a "substantial investment" in the future of women's soccer as they agreed a five-year partnership with the U.S. Soccer Federation, just eight days before the start of the women's World Cup in France....
17:17, 2019-05-30

Soccer-Visa partners with U.S. Soccer to boost women's programme ahead of World Cup Visa on Thursday announced a "substantial investment" in the future of women's soccer as they agreed a five-year partnership with the U.S. Soccer Federation, just eight days before the start of the women's World Cup in France....
16:17, 2019-05-30

Candrea & Cats excited about World Series Birth TUCSON – Coach Mike Candrea & the Arizona softball team are gearing up for the 2019 College Softball World Series. Zona takes on Washington on Thursday.  Here’s more with the Cats as-seen-on Sunday sportscast:...
10:17, 2019-05-27

UA softball excited to hit road for College World Series TUCSON –  Arizona’s opening-round matchup at the 2019 Women’s College World Series is set. Here’s more with the Cats from Monday’s sportscast: UA softball team celebrates after birth to 2019 College World Series. Malia Martinez has the look of excitement (among others)...
12:01, 2019-05-28

Bidding wars are heating up. Here's how to win your dream home The dull days of summer may be over sooner than expected in the nation's housing market. The supply of homes for sale, which had been increasing earlier this year, could turn lower again soon, and that will likely mean the return of bidding wars....
19:17, 2019-07-12

Pete Alonso’s home run derby dream comes down to cousin This was the summer of 1998, back when the greatest show in baseball would happen a couple of hours before game time, when Mark McGwire would lug his lumber to a batting cage and take aim at places baseballs weren’t supposed to reach. Forget, if you can, what we know about the illicit tricks of......
02:51, 2019-07-03

Florida woman visits every country in the world, breaks 4 world records She really wanted to get out of Florida. After graduating from Vanderbilt University in 2017, Pensacola native Taylor Demonbreun decided to do some traveling — on an epic scale. Over the course of 18 months, the now 24-year-old visited every country in the world. Her journey was record-breaking. On ...
00:34, 2019-06-21

Sun beat Dream to push franchise-record home streak to 13 UNCASVILLE, Conn. (AP) — Shekinna Stricklen made seven 3-pointers and scored 24 points and the Connecticut Sun beat the Atlanta Dream 86-76 on Friday night to extend their franchise-record, regular-season home winning streak to 13 games. Jonquel Jones added 18 points and eight rebounds for Connectic...
04:17, 2019-06-22

Bryce Dallas Howard teases more familiar cameos for Jurassic World 3 The best moments of the first Jurassic World were when it directly called back to the original Jurassic Park movies (an old pair of night vision goggles has never been more crowd-pleasing), and so the sequel, Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom, leaned into that a little more with an actual appearance fr...
01:51, 2019-06-04

Chris Pratt, Bryce Dallas Howard to reprise 'Jurassic World' roles for Universal ride Chris Pratt and Bryce Dallas Howard are set to reprise their "Jurassic World" roles in Universal Studios Hollywood's upcoming "Jurassic World" thrill ride....
22:17, 2019-05-24

Women's round-up: Gauff secures dream debut win over five-time champion Venus "Fifteen-year-old Cori Gauff clinched one of the great Wimbledon upsets as she defeated five-time champion Venus Williams on the opening day on Court One."...
21:17, 2019-07-01

| Woods to play Memorial ahead of US Open Tiger Woods confirmed Thursday that he will play next week's Memorial Tournament as he aims to rediscover his best form ahead of next month's US Open....
05:00, 2019-05-24

Martha Plimpton: ‘I am terrified for the women of my country’ The former teen star on being born into an acting dynasty, her anger at the abortion ban in Alabama and the trouble with American cinemaMartha Plimpton is an American actor who made her name as a teenager in films such as The Mosquito Coast and Running on Empty, appearing alongside her childhood swe...
18:51, 2019-06-01

We Dream a World: Black & Queer in Milwaukee On any given day, my partner, Lynnae* and I will be driving, engaged in our usual griping at the utterly reckless ways some Milwaukee drivers shit on safety laws while behind the wheel....
22:00, 2019-06-27

Fit in my 40s: will Soccercise get me closer to my World Cup dream? | Zoe Williams It has the look of a Pilates class interrupted by someone throwing footballs into itFitness tips: ways into football for beginnersThere’s nothing more annoying than listening to a person who’s no good at stuff complain how intimidating it is when you’re no good at stuff. So I’ll keep this quick: foo...
11:17, 2019-05-25

Matildas admit work to be done to keep World Cup dream alive Ante Milicic has only four days to resurrect Australia's women's World Cup campaign after an upset loss to Italy and nothing is going to be ignored before they face Brazil in Montpellier on Thursday....
18:17, 2019-06-10

Lt. Col. Maginnis warns of Xi's 'China dream': World dominance by mid century Geopolitical events increasingly indicated that an "alliance of evil" would emerge in Asia as Chinese president Xi Jinping sought world domination, retired Army Lt. Col. Bob Maginnis said on Saturday....
22:51, 2019-06-08

Phil Neville rotation pays off as England dare to dream at World Cup Phil Neville had called on his players to top their group and "make a statement" against Japan — but England only managed part one in a peculiar match here on Wednesday night....
15:17, 2019-06-20

India's World Cup dream on hold after rain halts semifinal clash India has proved a nigh on unstoppable force at the Cricket World Cup -- but it had no answer to the infamous English weather as rain cut short its semifinal clash against New Zealand Tuesday....
21:34, 2019-07-09

'The Office' star Rainn Wilson shares photo of a noose at friend's home: ‘Racism exists in our country' “The Office” star Rainn Wilson posted a “chilling” image of a noose he claims was discovered on a friend’s lawn to show that racism is alive and well in 2019....
19:01, 2019-06-05

Women in Japan are downloading Digi Police, the country's anti-groping app, in record numbers Getty Digi Police, a free smartphone app created by the Tokyo Metropolitan Police, is aimed specifically at protecting victims of sexual misconduct in crowded places. If a person faces unwanted groping on a packed subway, they can proceed to activate the app, which either blasts a voice shouting "...
02:17, 2019-05-22

Tanzanian president reportedly urges women to 'set your ovaries free' to help country's economy: report The president of Tanzania had a strange request for the women of his country Tuesday when he reportedly urged them to “set your ovaries free” in order to help “build the economy.” ...
21:17, 2019-07-10

This Is the Most Anticipated Women’s World Cup Ever. But Corruption and Abuse Still Block Women From Soccer The biggest women’s sports tournament of 2019 will begin in Paris on Friday. The top 24 teams in the world will be descending on France to compete for the title of World Champions at the FIFA Women’s World Cup. The next six weeks will be ripe with anticipation and and we can prepare ours...
17:34, 2019-06-05

Neighbours of architect Sophie Hicks face £1m legal bill over 'dream home' dispute The neighbours of world-renowned architect Sophie Hicks have been left facing a £1 million legal bill after losing a court battle over the construction of her ultra-modern dream house....
18:34, 2019-06-27

Karen Carney: ‘Playing at a World Cup is your dream, don’t fear it, embrace it’ | Suzanne Wrack The Chelsea midfielder is yet to start a game for England in France but expect that to change as the knockout stages begin for a player Phil Neville treasuresAt her second World Cup, Karen Carney is one of the most experienced players in Phil Neville’s side. She is also the most calming presence, on...
01:00, 2019-06-22

Nashville stars love to play tourist at home Tourism comes alive in the summer, but the thousands who flock to the city aren’t the only sightseers in town. Many Nashville-based country stars enjoy playing tourist too. (June 21)        ...
02:00, 2019-06-22

Mets Go Ahead in 9th, but Lose on Home Run by Phillies The Mets’ Todd Frazier hit a go-ahead, two-run homer off Hector Neris with one out in the ninth, but the Phillies rallied in the bottom of the inning to win it....
10:00, 2019-06-28

Hamilton defends his 'Britishness' ahead of home race "Lewis Hamilton defended his \u0027Britishness\u0027 at his home race on Saturday, against a backdrop of tens of thousands of fans flying the flag for the most successful racing driver the country has ever seen."...
21:34, 2019-07-13

What Lies Ahead With Amit Shah As Home Minister With BJP chief Amit Shah being appointed as the Union Home Minister, a lot is expected to change as far as matters concerning internal security and centre-state relations are concerned....
07:00, 2019-06-01

New Orleans residents huddle at home, and in bars, ahead of hurricane Tropical Storm Barry, poised to make landfall as the first Atlantic hurricane of 2019, churned ever closer to Louisiana's shore early on Saturday as most New Orleans residents huddled at home, or in bars, bracing for the threat of severe flooding....
07:17, 2019-07-13

Economy Week Ahead: New-Home Sales, Consumer Spending This week brings a steady flow of economic data, culminating in a meeting between President Trump and his Chinese counterpart, Xi Jinping, at the G-20 summit in Osaka, Japan, on June 28-29....
03:00, 2019-06-24

Women to play Shakespeare's kings in new Globe productions As the debate surrounding casting and who should get to play which characters continues, at the Globe in London they’re casting women as Shakespeare’s kings....
18:34, 2019-06-03

This small European country has been ranked the world's best place to live and work Switzerland has been ranked the best place in the world to live and work, stealing the crown from Singapore which was at the top for five consecutive years....
06:51, 2019-07-04

England World Cup triumph draws TV audience of 8m as country goes cricket crazy Cricket enjoyed its largest audience since the iconic Ashes of 2005 as nearly eight million people tuned in to watch the climax of England's first men's cricket World Cup triumph at Lord's on Sunday....
18:34, 2019-07-15

World Cup parade: USWNT celebrates 2019 Women's World Cup championship USWNT won its fourth World Cup title July 7 — and Wednesday it celebrated in style with a ticker tape parade in New York.       ...
20:34, 2019-07-10

Economy Week Ahead: Housing Starts, Existing Home Sales In the week ahead, the U.S. will see fresh data on housing starts and existing home sales, and the Federal Reserve will release its policy statement....
09:51, 2019-06-17

FIFA Women's World Cup: Brazil's Marta overtakes Miroslav Klose as leading World Cup scorer She's a six-time world player of the year and has now scored 17 World Cup goals, but Marta has never won women's football's biggest prize. Judging by the competition in Group C, that could be a tall order this year too....
10:34, 2019-06-19

World Cup parade live stream: USWNT celebrates 2019 Women's World Cup championship USWNT won its fourth World Cup title July 7 — and Wednesday it will celebrate in style with a ticker tape parade in New York. Follow for updates.       ...
17:17, 2019-07-10

Women's World Cup: Marta equals World Cup scoring record despite shock Brazil defeat Brazil star Marta enjoyed a record-breaking evening at the Women's World Cup but could not prevent her country from a shock 3-2 defeat at the hands of Australia....
23:00, 2019-06-13

US women honor '99 world cup champions, and America, with World Cup jerseys When the U.S. women’s national soccer team take the field in France next month for the 2019 FIFA Women’s World Cup, they will have America’s support on their backs – quite literally....
13:17, 2019-05-29

Women's World Cup: Impressive TV viewer numbers in Germany and around the world Germany's national team received notable ratings for their first two Women's World Cup games, continuing a worldwide trend of decent viewer numbers. Ticket sales have reportedly been less encouraging....
21:51, 2019-06-14

Johanna Konta: Wimbledon's British number one talks tennis dress codes and the 'fairytale' dream of winning at home British tennis player Johanna Konta is set to take on centre court at Wimbledon this week, but the Radley ambassador is making a stylish splash first. Starring in a new campaign for the accessory brand's spring/summer collection, Konta spoke with the Megan C. Hills about her style on and off the pit...
18:34, 2019-07-01

Country music world reacts after Granger Smith's 3-year-old son dies Granger Smith received an outpouring of support after he announced his infant son's drowning death.        ...
15:51, 2019-06-07

Pete Alonso's dream season rolls into Home Run Derby, All-Star Game: 'I'm living a fantasy right now' It has all been a little bit surreal for Pete Alonso, the slugger who broke Mets' rookie record for home runs and is now an All-Star.       ...
02:51, 2019-07-09

PS4 Games Sale: PlayStation slash prices in Days of Play sale ahead of E3 2019 Sony has made its annual Days of Play promotion live - and you can save some money on PSVR bundles, games, PS Pro bundles and more. Here's what you need to know....
12:34, 2019-06-08

Pete Alonso's dream season rolls on with Home Run Derby title, All-Star Game: 'I'm living a fantasy right now' It has all been a little bit surreal for Pete Alonso, the slugger who broke Mets' rookie record for home runs and is now an All-Star.       ...
09:34, 2019-07-09

Borderlands is free to play this weekend, ahead of Borderlands 3's release Attention all vault hunters! Borderlands: Game of the Year edition is free to play this weekend for those with Xbox Live Gold, ahead of the release of Borderlands 3 in September.From July 18 to July 21, those with an Xbox Live Gold subscription can play Borderlands: Game of the Year edition for free...
21:00, 2019-07-18

Samsung Galaxy Home mini smart speaker leaks ahead of official launch Samsung revealed its own take on smart speakers last year, but the company's first product, suggestively dubbed Galaxy Home, has yet to make its debut on the market. We're not sure if Samsung has hit a snag with the project or the South Korean giant is simply waiting for the right moment to release ...
02:17, 2019-05-22

French Open order of play Day 14: Women's final after Djokovic-Thiem conclusion "Saturday at Roland Garros sees Novak Djokovic and Dominic Thiem conclude their semi-final before Ashleigh Barty faces Marketa Vondrousova in the women\u0027s final."...
03:17, 2019-06-08

U.S. women's soccer equal-pay lawsuit 'full-speed ahead,' lawyer says The lawyer for United States Women's National Team players suing U.S. Soccer says the lawsuit is "full-speed ahead," despite the team's participation in the 2019 Women's World Cup....
11:51, 2019-06-21

Women's semi-finals due for simultaneous starts, Federer-Nadal to play on Philippe Chatrier "The women\u0027s semi-finals at the French Open will start at the same time on Friday morning due to schedule problems following Wednesday\u0027s rain delay."...
16:00, 2019-06-06

German Women's World Cup referee Riem Hussein: Why shouldn't women referee a men's tournament? After making her first World Cup appearance in France earlier this summer, German referee Riem Hussein talks to DW about equality in sport, VAR and a personal record....
21:17, 2019-07-18

Country singer Granger Smith's 3-year-old son drowns at family home in 'tragic accident' Country singer Granger Smith announced on Twitter on Thursday that his youngest son, River Kelly Smith, had died. The boy was 3.        ...
04:34, 2019-06-07

US to play France in Under-20 World Cup round of 16 The United States will play France in the Under-20 World Cup’s round of 16 after Les Bleus beat Mali 3-2 on Friday to win Group E. The Americans finished second to Ukraine in Group D, losing 2-1 to Ukraine in their opener before defeating Nigeria 2-0 and Qatar 1-0. American midfielders Alex Me...
23:17, 2019-05-31

England captain Steph Houghton 'heartbroken' after penalty miss ends World Cup dream England captain Steph Houghton was left "heartbroken" after missing a penalty in the 2-1 World Cup semi-final defeat to the United States on Tuesday....
01:00, 2019-07-03

'None of My Favorite Artists Are Humble': Issa Rae Refused to Play Insecure at the 2019 Women in Film Awards “As women, we tend to downplay ourselves, to dim our light, and we’re kind of conditioned, socially, to be humble....I grew up being a huge hip-hop fan, and none of my favorite artists are humble,” said Issa Rae as she accepted the inaugural Women In Film Emerging Entrepreneur Award at the 2019 Wome...
22:51, 2019-06-14

Giannis Antetokounmpo to play for Greece at World Cup ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Giannis Antetokounmpo says he will play for Greece at this year’s basketball World Cup in China, adding that he can play any position. The Milwaukee Bucks player and NBA MVP says he hasn’t “talked to the coach about which position I’ll be playing …...
16:17, 2019-06-28

US to play Senegal, Japan, Netherlands at U17 World Cup The United States was drawn to play Senegal, Japan and the Netherlands in the group stage of the Under-17 World Cup in Brazil       ...
00:17, 2019-07-12

The Florida Panthers Found Their Goalie The reinvention of the Florida Panthers continued today with a massive new contract for free agent goaltender Sergei Bobrovsky, worth a reported $70 million over the next seven years. By signing the two-time Vezina winner and former Blue Jacket, the Panthers hope that they’ve captured a key ingredie...
02:34, 2019-07-02

Hungover but ready for more, US women return home Packing a gold trophy and plenty of champagne, Alex Morgan and the U.S. women's national team have arrived home. They'll be feted with a ticker-tape parade in New York on Wednesday. (jULY 8)        ...
06:17, 2019-07-09

Is Facebook’s new Libra currency a play to become the world’s banker? The social-media giant says it wants to provide financial services to billions of people around the world, including those who lack access to banking....
02:01, 2019-06-19

Kristine Lilly on how US-Netherlands World Cup final will play out National Soccer Hall of Famer Kristine Lilly is the sport’s all-time leader, men or women, with 354 international appearances — including five World Cups while representing the United States, winning in 1991 and 1999. Lilly made her USWNT debut when she was still in high school and went on to compet...
17:17, 2019-07-07

At 35, Curtis McElhinney, a Journeyman Goalie, Gets His Moment The Carolina Hurricanes are on the cusp of sweeping the Islanders behind McElhinney, who has saved 45 of 47 shots after replacing the injured starter....
22:34, 2019-05-22

Goalie Roberto Luongo retires after 19 NHL seasons Roberto Luongo wanted to keep playing and keep chasing the elusive Stanley Cup, largely because he believes the Florida Panthers are finally in position to be a playoff contender....
20:17, 2019-06-27

European election results - country by country Below is a snapshot of the key results in the European Parliament elections in each European country, in alphabetical order. Click on the flags to find out what happened......
23:51, 2019-05-27

Afghan women still face perils at home and in the workplace KABUL — Minutes before Mena Mangal, a prominent Afghan journalist and parliamentary adviser, was shot dead by two men in Kabul, she had slammed the door of her parent’s home after reminding them to pay the neighborhood shopkeeper 15 Afghanis (20 cents). “Mena never forgot her duty towards our ...
14:38, 2019-05-21

World Trade Center contractors indicted for ‘pay-to-play’ scheme A trio of crooked contractors was busted for a “pay-to-play” bribery scheme involving the construction of the World Trade Center, authorities said. James Luckie, 58, the former Cushman & Wakefield electrical manager, allegedly accepted extravagant gifts — including pricey Knicks tickets and a Florid...
18:34, 2019-05-30

On Pro Hockey: At 35, Curtis McElhinney, a Journeyman Goalie, Gets His Moment The Carolina Hurricanes are on the cusp of sweeping the Islanders behind McElhinney, who has saved 45 of 47 shots after replacing the injured starter....
15:01, 2019-05-21

The Latest: Blue Jackets re-sign goalie Korpisalo The Latest on NHL free agency (all times Eastern): 10:25 a.m. The Columbus Blue Jackets have re-signed goalie Joonas Korpisalo to a one-year contract. The 25-year-old Korpisalo was a restricted free agent who had a 10-7-3 record and 2.95 goals-against average in 27 games backing up Sergei Bobrovsky ...
17:34, 2019-07-01

Wimbledon schedule today: Saturday 13 July order of play with Serena Williams vs Simona Halep in women's final Serena Williams has found her form at the best possible time as she aims to win Wimbledon for an eighth time and seal a record-equalling 24th Grand Slam singles title this afternoon....
12:34, 2019-07-13

Barty's Wimbledon party over but world No.1 looks ahead with hope Ash Barty's surprise fourth-round defeat to unheralded American Alison Riske at Wimbledon was a bitter pill to swallow after her giddy ride to the top of world tennis but the Australian said it would only fortify her for the rest of the year....
13:51, 2019-07-09

Airbnb will offer an 18-country trip inspired by 'Around the World in 80 Days' A lucky few will be able to live the adventures of “Around the World in 80 Days," thanks to a new trip hosted by Airbnb.       ...
19:34, 2019-06-13

Liverpool to play December ‘test’ match in Qatar for 2022 World Cup • Liverpool head for Gulf in Club World Cup • Qatar’s facilities to be given World Cup dry runFifa has awarded Qatar the next two Club World Cups, for this December when Liverpool will represent Europe as champions, and 2020. Both will be “tests” for the World Cup being held in the Gulf state in 202...
22:17, 2019-06-03

Cult goalie Gabor Kiraly hangs up his tracksuit bottoms Aged 43, Gabor Kiraly has called time on his career. The Hungarian won't go down as one of the greats, but his longevity and character deserve the same recognition as his trademark pair of tracksuit trousers....
05:01, 2019-05-27

Syrian rebel town buries goalie who became 'singer of the revolution' Thousands of people flocked to the funeral on Sunday of a Syrian soccer star turned fighter who became an icon of the revolt against President Bashar al-Assad....
16:17, 2019-06-09

Syrian soccer goalie who became rebel icon dies in battle A Syrian rebel spokesman says a famous soccer goalkeeper who became an icon of the rebellion against President Bashar Assad has died of wounds suffered in a battle with government forces...
14:51, 2019-06-08

Watch: Argentina's Bonsegundo nets 360-degree screamer with help from goalie Florencia Bonsegundo helped Argentina comeback from a three-goal deficit for a draw against Scotland in a Group D match at the 2019 FIFA Women's World Cup....
19:34, 2019-06-20

Anaheim Ducks re-sign goalie Ryan Miller for another season ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Veteran goalie Ryan Miller has re-signed for another season with the Anaheim Ducks. Anaheim also gave one-year contract extensions to defenseman Korbinian Holzer and forward Derek Grant on Thursday. Miller is the winningest U.S.-born goalie in NHL history with 378 career victo...
03:51, 2019-06-21

Elderly women grazed by stray bullets fired into their Queens home Two elderly women were grazed by bullets in their Queens home after a gunman opened fire during a fight on the street outside, police said. The women, ages 82 and 74, were inside the kitchen of their house on 136th Avenue near 220th Place in Laurelton at about 11:30 p.m. when the fight broke out,......
15:17, 2019-06-06

Soccer: Record home crowd as Scotland women beat Jamaica 3-2 Scotland beat fellow World Cup finalists Jamaica 3-2 at Hampden Park in a pre-tournament friendly on Tuesday in front of a record home crowd for their women's team of 18,555....
01:51, 2019-05-29

Home Office advice on trafficked women from Nigeria sparks outrage Trafficked women can return to Africa ‘wealthy and held in high regard’, says guidanceHome Office officials have provoked outrage by stating that trafficked women from Nigeria can return to the country “wealthy from prostitution” and “held in high regard”.The comments are found in an official polic...
18:17, 2019-07-01

Canada get timely reminder from World Cup ahead of Haiti clash Canadian coach John Herdman said his squad will go into Saturday's Gold Cup quarter-final against Haiti with a fresh reminder at how thin the margins can be after watching their female counterparts fall at the women's World Cup....
23:17, 2019-06-27

World stocks mark time ahead of U.S. data, earnings Global stocks struggled to cling to recent gains on Tuesday and the dollar lingered with markets awaiting U.S. data and a slew of corporate and bank earnings for a fresh readout on the health of the world's largest economy....
11:51, 2019-07-16

Cricket World Cup: England happier to play Australia than India, says Michael Vaughan Former captain Michael Vaughan says England will be happier to play Australia rather than India in the World Cup semi-final and should go on to win the tournament....
07:00, 2019-07-10

USWNT’s Megan Rapinoe expects to play in World Cup final after hamstring strain Megan Rapinoe expects to play in Sunday’s World Cup final despite dealing with a hamstring strain. “Just a little minor strain. Day to day, but I feel like I’ll be ready for the final,” Rapinoe said Tuesday after the USWNT’s 2-1 semifinal win over England. Rapinoe didn&...
02:51, 2019-07-03

Michelle Wie announces she won't play in U.S. Women's Open because of injury LPGA star Michelle Wie says she has been making progress from a hand injury but enough to make an appearance in the U.S. Women's Open.        ...
02:51, 2019-05-25

‘It’s stifling at home’: why free metro travel offers a lifeline for Delhi’s women City authorities say positive discrimination will make journeys safer and help low-income familiesAs a politics student, Sonakshi Dogra has given the bold new plan by the Delhi government to let all women ride free on the metro and buses a thorough going-over. “It’s ridiculous. Why favour women this...
17:51, 2019-06-23

Neighbor of ‘person of interest’ in student's disappearance says ‘many women’ frequent his home: police A neighbor of the man Salt Lake City police said is a person of interest in the disappearance of the University of Utah student who was last seen more than one week ago after ordering a Lyft and being dropped off at a local park told Fox News on Thursday that “many women” frequent his home....
03:34, 2019-06-28

Virus sweeps England camp ahead of World Cup quarter-final "A virus running through the England camp means Millie Bright is a doubt for Thursday’s World Cup quarter-final against Norway along with fellow centre-back Steph Houghton."...
23:34, 2019-06-27

AB de Villiers has no regrets over controversial retirement U-turn ahead of Cricket World Cup South African legend AB de Villiers says he has no regrets over his controversial offer to come out of international retirement for this summer's World Cup, insisting: "it was something I had to get off my chest"....
02:01, 2019-07-18

New Zealand hand coach contract extension ahead of World Cup opener New Zealand's women's soccer team have received a boost ahead of their World Cup final opener against the Netherlands on Tuesday after coach Tom Sermanni was given a contract extension through next year's Tokyo Olympics....
07:51, 2019-06-08

Megan Rapinoe misses World Cup semifinal with hamstring strain, plans to play in final Megan Rapinoe scored all four USWNT goals in the previous Women's World Cup knockout round games, but had to sit out the semifinal against England.       ...
14:17, 2019-07-03

Rookie goalie Jordan Binnington makes history in St. Louis Blues' Game 6 win St. Louis rookie goalie Jordan Binnington achieved another historic milestone as the Blues defeated the San Jose Sharks in Game 6 of the Western Conference finals....
17:17, 2019-05-22

Ilya Samsonov, Capitals’ top prospect and goalie of the future, finds his footing in Hershey Since Samsonov recorded his first American Hockey League shutout Jan. 12, he posted a 15-3-1-1 record with a 1.78 goals against average and a .930 save percentage....
15:00, 2019-05-21

Cricket World Cup: Liam Plunkett ready for Bangladesh ahead of England recall Liam Plunkett is set to return to England's World Cup side against Bangladesh and will be fully prepared if the contest descends into another "niggly" encounter....
22:34, 2019-06-06

Joe Root: Australia hold no fear for England ahead of World Cup semi-final Joe Root says there is no "fear factor" attached to playing Australia, despite England losing to them in their World Cup group match a fortnight ago and in a pre-tournament warm-up fixture....
15:17, 2019-07-09

Ricky Ponting insists the dark times are behind Australia ahead of their Cricket World Cup challenge Australia are a "drastically different" team to the outfit that got drubbed 5-0 by England last summer, according to their assistant coach and two-time World Cup winning captain Ricky Ponting....
13:17, 2019-05-23

Disney World increases price of annual passes ahead of Star Wars land opening Walt Disney World Resort has significantly increased the cost of several of its annual park passes, just ahead of the August 29 opening of its new Star Wars land at Hollywood Studios park in Orlando....
00:17, 2019-06-19

After World Cup, USWNT could really score at home for soccer Once the equal pay issue is properly resolved, the USA men's and women's teams can grow and prosper by doing joint promotional efforts: Our view       ...
02:51, 2019-07-09

How to Get Excited About Cooking For Yourself “Cooking for one” has an undeserved reputation as the saddest kind of cooking, but have you ever tried cooking for someone that hates tomatoes? No matter your relationship status, you have to eat, and a simple shift in how you view the activity can turn the act of self-preservation into something tr...
23:34, 2019-05-30

Don't Get Too Excited About the S&P 500 Hitting 3,000 The S&P 500 hit 3,000 for the first time ever on July 10. And while it was a temporary boost of just a few hours, it was a big moment for watchers of this index. The moment was good news for investors, but not for the reason you might think....
21:51, 2019-07-12

Women's World Cup: Top 10 goals so far The 2019 FIFA Women's World Cup has been loaded with spectacular scores, but UPI broke down the best of the best with the top finishes from the first two rounds of the group stage in France....
02:34, 2019-06-19

Women's World Cup 2019: What to look out for on day seven Brazil aim to maintain their winning start to the Fifa Women's World Cup against Australia in Group C, while day seven also sees South Africa face China....
23:51, 2019-06-13

U.S. Wins Women's World Cup The U.S. defeated the Netherlands, 2-0, to win their fourth Women’s World Cup title in 28 years. The victory came after rounds where the defending champions faced teams that were designed to take the Americans down....
23:34, 2019-07-07

How to bet the 2019 women’s World Cup An already busy summer sports betting schedule will soon be joined by the 2019 women’s World Cup. Host France and the United States are virtual co-favorites entering the event, which begins Friday in Paris. A few notes of importance: The tournament expanded to 24 teams in 2015 (group play features s...
01:51, 2019-06-05

Home Depot is charging into Target's home-decor territory, but the home-improvement retailer refuses to copy one of its winning strategies (HD, TGT) ALEX EDELMAN/AFP/Getty Images Home Depot is ramping up its home decor offerings. Business Insider spoke with merchandising EVP Ted Decker and merchandising SVP Jeanine Huebner about the company's strategy. They said that Home Depot will likely avoid Target's strategy of partnering up with third-par...
08:00, 2019-07-04

USWNT: 2019 World Cup champions arrive home The U.S. Women's National Team arrived Monday at Newark Liberty International Airport fresh off its 2019 Women's World Cup title.       ...
02:51, 2019-07-09

London will soon be home to the world’s most frightening hotel pool Have you ever visited a hotel and thought to yourself “Boy, this place would be so much better if the entire roof was a pool”? Well, if you happen to live in the United Kingdom, today is your lucky day! Compass Pools, a UK-based pool maker, is currently hashing out what it calls the &ldq...
18:00, 2019-06-08

Turkey stuns World Cup champion France with 2-0 home win KONYA, Turkey (AP) — Turkey moved atop its European Championship qualifying group by dominating World Cup winner France in a 2-0 home victory on Saturday. Turkey has nine points from three wins and has yet to concede a goal in Group H. France had scored four goals in each of its first two wins, but ...
02:34, 2019-06-09

St John's Wood flat overlooking Lords: watch Joe Root and the England team play in the Cricket World Cup from the privacy of your own penthouse With plush interiors and two terraces, the glamorous three-bedroom apartment overlooks the Lord's cricket ground and has fabulous views across London – it is listed at £4.5 million....
10:17, 2019-05-23

AOC: Excited to work with Ted Cruz Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez said she is "extraordinarily excited" to work with an ideological opposite, Sen. Ted Cruz, confirming that friendly Twitter talk between the two was more than just for show.Speaking on ABC News' "This Week," the New York Democrat said her team has been in communication ...
19:17, 2019-06-16

MLB Weekend Watch: What we're excited to see -- and why Sure, we've got Yankees-Red Sox. But there's more. Will Josh Bell keep sizzling? What's wrong with the Cardinals? And who's the big dog of the small markets?...
15:17, 2019-05-31

Soccer: Ebi set for fifth women’s World Cup appearance Defender Onome Ebi was named to play at her fifth women’s World Cup when she was included on Saturday in Nigeria’s squad for next month’s finals in France....
23:17, 2019-05-25

Women's World Cup: 6 things we've learned so far The women's World Cup has been exhilarating and controversial in equal measure; a fortnight of highs and lows, and thrills and spills. Here's what we have learned during the first two weeks of the tournament....
01:17, 2019-06-21

Women's World Cup: six things we've learned so far The women's World Cup has been exhilarating and controversial in equal measure; a fortnight of highs and lows, and thrills and spills. Here's what we have learned during the first two weeks of the tournament....
10:00, 2019-06-21

5 Big Stories to Watch in the Women’s World Cup The FIFA Women’s World Cup 2019 kicks off in Paris on Friday. From new teams to new kits to a new host, here’s your cheat sheet for this year’s tournament. Eyes of the world Women’s soccer is more popular in the U.S. than anywhere else in the world. The dominance of the men&#...
17:34, 2019-06-05

The Women’s World Cup has never seen a matchup quite like USA vs. France It's a quarterfinal, not the final, but few international women’s team sports events have generated such buzz as the faceoff between the reigning Americans and the fast-rising French....
22:51, 2019-06-27

Netherlands advances at Women's World Cup with 3-1 win Vivianne Miedema scored a goal in each half Saturday to advance the Netherlands into the second round of the Women's World Cup for the second straight tournament with a 3-1 win over Cameroon on Saturday at Valenciennes, France....
12:51, 2019-06-17

Remembering the 1999 Women's World Cup US players from the victorious '99 World Cup team -- widely credited with changing attitudes towards the women's game -- remember the tournament 20 years on....
21:51, 2019-06-27

Meet one of the most inspiring women in the world The life-size bronze figure of accomplished Zimbabwean scholar Tererai Trent will be unveiled in the United States to celebrate Women's Equality Day in August....
14:32, 2019-05-21

Why everyone is talking about goalkeepers at the Women's World Cup Talking to the BBC at half-time, England coach Phil Neville said that his team was facing the best goalkeeper at the Women's World Cup. The evidence over 90 minutes to back up the Englishman's claim was compelling....
00:34, 2019-06-20

Women's World Cup: Germany 3-0 Nigeria Germany's women get the last 16 of the World Cup underway when they face Nigeria at the Stade des Alpes, but can Germany progress without injured star player Dzsenifer Marozsan? Follow all the action live from Grenoble....
19:34, 2019-06-22

Women's World Cup: Canada 1-0 Cameroon A header by Kadeisha Buchanan, voted best young player at the 2015 Women's World Cup, ensures Canada open their 2019 campaign with a win over Cameroon....
06:17, 2019-06-11

If you enjoyed the World Cup, here’s how to keep up with women’s soccer in the U.S. If the World Cup marked the point where you got interested in women's soccer, here's how and where you can keep up with the National Women Soccer League (NWSL) and where you can find the World Cup stars near your city....
07:17, 2019-07-11

Breaking down the lines for Women’s World Cup In what’s shaping up as a dream finale for the July Fourth weekend, the Stars and Stripes will try will try to win the 2019 Women’s World Cup on Sunday morning against the Netherlands (Fox, 11 a.m., don’t forget the early kickoff). The United States women’s national team likely will close near a 1-g...
17:17, 2019-07-07

Netherlands advances at Women’s World Cup with 3-1 win Vivianne Miedema scored a goal in each half Saturday to advance the Netherlands into the second round of the Women’s World Cup for the second straight tournament with a 3-1 win over Cameroon on Saturday at Valenciennes, France. Miedema put the Dutch in the lead in the 41st minute of the Group ...
21:34, 2019-06-15

Women's World Cup: Revolution in Spain With Champions League finalists and record attendances, women's football is booming in Spain. Now at only their second ever World Cup, some even have them down as dark horses for the title. Their next opponents? Germany....
19:17, 2019-06-11

Women's World Cup: Who's playing, schedule and everything else you need to know The highly anticipated 2019 FIFA Women’s World Cup kicks off on June 7 for a month-long tournament that will take 24 teams and thousands of fans all across France....
00:34, 2019-05-29

Brian Kilmeade: USWNT could bring home the trophy again, but World Cup about so much more than that Some of America's finest athletes are set to shine "in the spotlight" at the FIFA Women's World Cup, but their impact will be felt far beyond the pitch, according to Brian Kilmeade....
21:17, 2019-06-07

Mortal Remains Of Two World War II Soldiers From Haryana Brought Home The mortal remains of two British Indian Army soldiers from Italy, who laid down their lives fighting the German forces in the World War II, were brought to their native villages in Hisar and Jhajjar......
12:51, 2019-06-04

These 15 countries, as home to largest reserves, control the world’s oil The 15 countries with the largest proven oil reserves span five continents and control between 12.8 billion barrels to 303.2 billion barrels of oil.        ...
12:34, 2019-05-22

Saybie, believed to be world's tiniest baby ever to survive, goes home An infant girl who weighed about the same as a large apple when she was born five months ago and is believed to be the world's tiniest baby ever to survive has gone home from a San Diego hospital....
06:34, 2019-05-30

Women’s World Cup Preview: Meet the Teams There will be 552 players representing 24 countries at the World Cup in France. Some are household names. Many are not. Here’s a primer before the tournament begins Friday....
22:34, 2019-06-04

Netherlands 3-1 Cameroon: Women's World Cup – as it happened Arsenal’s Vivianne Miedema scored two goals, to become her country’s all-time leading goalscorer with 60, as the Dutch booked their place in the last 16 4.23pm BST And here are the top scorers in the tournament. Related: Golden Boot Standings: top scorers for France 2019 World Cup 4.17pm BST Here’s...
18:17, 2019-06-15

USA v Thailand: Women's World Cup 2019 – live! USA will not find it easy in a talent-packed World CupHope Solo: If you’re not nervous, you don’t care enough to winWomen’s World Cup team guides: USA and ThailandGroup F: Chile v Sweden suspended by weather – live!Tweet Bryan at @BryanAGraham or email him 7.07pm BST Here’s a look at today’s lineups...
20:17, 2019-06-11

USWNT advances to Women's World Cup final For the ability to rise to the occasion, for the aptitude to turn a blind eye to pressure and produce on the grandest of stages, there is still no team quite like the US....
01:00, 2019-07-03

Women's World Cup TV Viewership Is on a Record Pace The Women’s World Cup is just past the halfway mark and already it is on pace to break several viewership records, both in the U.S. and across the globe....
09:51, 2019-06-23

Women's World Cup: Norway and Nigeria are worlds apart Norway beat Nigeria 3-0 at the Women's World Cup on Saturday. The two teams are worlds apart on the field and are also are fighting very different battles in their quest for equality, writes DW's Barbara Mohr in Reims....
21:01, 2019-06-09

10 Women's World Cup 2019 Heroines To Champion Now England may have crashed out, but there's still plenty to celebrate. From the Brazilian legend for whom lipstick is war paint to the American force taking President Trump to task, meet the World Cup 2019's most inspiring participants...
22:51, 2019-07-03

Why US women’s soccer team isn’t a lock to win World Cup The most women’s soccer talent in history will be on display over the next month at the World Cup in France. That is great news for the sport, but a different kind of challenge for a United States team looking to defend their 2015 World Cup championship and avenge an Olympic defeat to Sweden the......
15:17, 2019-06-07

US defend title to win fourth Women's World Cup The US did what was expected of them in a tense, tight and terrific final in Lyon. The Netherlands put up a fight, but a VAR check in the second half proved the turning point in a game the US deserved to win....
22:51, 2019-07-07

Women’s World Cup will be best ever but is it because of or despite Fifa? | Kieran Pender Over 45,000 fans loved the opening ceremony as France kicked off the event in style but will it be enough for the French public to overcome a reticence regarding the women’s game?The Parisian weather failed to dampen a colourful opening to the Women’s World Cup on Friday, with the French musician Ja...
05:51, 2019-06-08

Fox Sports will stream every Women's World Cup game in 4K Fox Sports offered 4K streams for the 2018 FIFA World Cup last year, but in order to watch them, you had to own a HiSense TV. For the Women's World Cup that begins Friday in France, those higher quality streams will be more readily available. The net......
17:34, 2019-06-06

Japan holds off Scotland 2-1 at Women’s World Cup RENNES, France (AP) — Mana Iwabuchi had an early goal and then Japan held off a late charge from Scotland for a 2-1 victory on Friday at the Women’s World Cup. Iwabuchi, who was on the Japanese team that won the World Cup in 2011, scored in the 23rd minute to give Japan its first goal of the t...
19:34, 2019-06-14

Women's World Cup live: Germany vs Nigeria Germany's women get the last 16 of the World Cup underway when they face Nigeria at the Stade des Alpes, but can Germany progress without injured star player Dzsenifer Marozsan? Follow all the action live from Grenoble....
17:00, 2019-06-22

USA on course for glory at the Women's World Cup — but its era of dominance may be under threat The U.S. has the chance take home the FIFA Women's Soccer World Cup on Sunday for a fourth time, but on the evidence of the 2019 tournament its era of dominance may struggle to be extended....
16:34, 2019-07-05

Even VAR Couldn't Ruin The Best Game Of The Women's World Cup You know what I love during a wild, up-and-down Women’s World Cup game between two flawed contenders? Stopping that wild play for roughly 30 minutes to stare at boring instant replay footage! That’s what happened in Australia’s roaring comeback victory over Brazil today, which continued a tournament...
23:51, 2019-06-13

Landmark women's World Cup set to be game-changer As the United States began celebrating their World Cup win over the Netherlands on Sunday, FIFA president Gianni Infantino strode out on to the field with French president Emmanuel Macron....
13:51, 2019-07-08

Why it's OK that the U.S. women ran up the score in 13-0 World Cup win against Thailand The U.S. women's soccer team routed Thailand 13-0 in World Cup opener, prompting backlash against such a large win.       ...
17:51, 2019-06-12

Argentina women will cap amazing turnaround at World Cup When Argentina play at the women’s World Cup in France next month they will cap one of the most remarkable journeys in sport, from a team that did not exist two years ago to one competing on the biggest stage....
04:34, 2019-05-28

US Women win 4th World Cup title, eye gender equality The United States won its record fourth Women's World Cup title and second in a row, beating the Netherlands 2-0 when Megan Rapinoe converted a penalty kick in the 61st minute and Rose Lavelle added a goal in the 69th       ...
10:51, 2019-07-08

The scene during the Women’s World Cup Champions Parade Co-captain Megan Rapinoe and teammates rode on a float with New York Mayor Bill de Blasio, who waved an American flag as the parade made its way through Manhattan....
19:51, 2019-07-10

A history of the U.S. women’s national team in the World Cup The Americans have played in five title games since the sport’s marquee event was launched in 1991. Here’s a look back at their history through the tournament’s eight editions....
02:17, 2019-07-04

FIFA says only 14 women's World Cup matches are sold out World soccer governing body FIFA said on Tuesday that they have allocated a million tickets for the ongoing women's World Cup in France but only 14 of the 52 matches are sold out, countering claims that tickets were selling fast....
14:17, 2019-06-12

The problems that may stop the US retaining the Women's World Cup The Americans have arguably the best squad in France this summer. But they are far from a perfect unit as they aim to become world champions againThe US women’s national team are considered a favorite to win next month’s World Cup, and there’s good reason for it. The team are No1 in the world rankin...
14:51, 2019-05-27

Sweden beats England 2-1 to take third at Women's World Cup Kosovare Asllani set Sweden on its way to a 2-1 victory over England for third place in the Women's World Cup on Saturday night but the midfielder almost didn't play in the bronze medal match....
21:34, 2019-07-07

The Women's World Cup Has Already Been Marred By Some Corny VAR Bullshit There is no shortage of arguments to be made against the proliferation of replay review in soccer, and I won’t bog down this blog post with points we’ve already made on the site many times over. Besides, the argument against the VAR decision from today’s Women’s World Cup opening match between Franc...
00:17, 2019-06-08

Women's World Cup: China looks to reignite former glories The Steel Roses aren't the force they once were. But with football a key priority for the Chinese government, how far can they go in meeting the country's lofty ambitions?...
23:00, 2019-06-08

Women's World Cup: Why England v Norway should excite us With England through to the Women's World Cup quarter finals, football could well and truly be coming home. Here are six reasons to be excited about England v Norway....
18:51, 2019-06-27

USA v Netherlands: Women's World Cup final – live! Hope Solo: players can’t kid themselves the final is a normal gameEmail Beau with your thoughts or tweet @duresport 3.06pm BST Fox informs us that they’ll have a preview of the new film Mulan at halftime. The US broadcasters have had the occasional gaffe -- in yesterday’s game, the broadcast complet...
16:17, 2019-07-07

Women's World Cup: US fans full of excitement The success of the American women's football team has led to record television numbers in the United States. But the boom in front of the screens isn't being reflected in the youth football - not yet anyway....
19:34, 2019-07-06

Women's World Cup: Equal pay tweets skyrocket after USA win Tweets related to pay skyrocketed following the United States Women's National Team's win against the Netherlands in the 2019 FIFA Women's World Cup final....
19:51, 2019-07-08

England v Cameroon: Women's World Cup last 16 – live! Minute-by-minute updates on the match in ValenciennesPhil Neville: ‘I’ve seen nothing that gives me fear’Any comments? Email Will | tweet @will_unwin 4.42pm BST 12 mins: White latches onto a pass and whacks a cross along the six-yard box towards Duggan but it is intercepted by Ejangue who only succe...
17:51, 2019-06-23

A world first: Women at the helm of every UN Regional Commission Although United Nations Regional Commissions have been in existence for more than 70 years, for the first time ever, each one is currently headed by a woman designated by Secretary-General António Guterres. This accomplishment underscores that, since the day he took office, the UN chief has been det...
15:34, 2019-05-21

5 players to watch at the Women's World Cup With the World Cup kicking off this week, here are five players to watch: USA's Alex Morgan, Canada's Christine Sinclair, Brazil's Marta, Australia's Sam Kerr and Germany's Dzsenifer Marozsan.        ...
21:34, 2019-06-04

Breaking down the full US women’s World Cup roster With the U.S. Women’s National Team set to open their World Cup title defense versus Venezuela at 2 p.m. Sunday on Fox, here is a look at the roster that is tasked with getting the job done. Keepers Alyssa Naeher Hometown: Stratford, Conn. After being awarded the 2014 NSWL Goalkeeper of the Ye...
06:17, 2019-06-09

USA 2-0 Sweden: Women's World Cup 2019 – as it happened USA will play Spain; Sweden to face CanadaHope Solo: why I called Sweden cowardsFull match report: Solid USA set up date with Spain 10.13pm BST And our own Caitlin Murray was at the stadium tonight. You can read her full report below. Thanks for all your tweets and emails. Related: USA pass Sweden ...
01:00, 2019-06-21

How to Watch the Women’s World Cup Parade in New York The U.S. women’s soccer team is being celebrated with a ticker-tape parade. Follow the route through the Canyon of Heroes, and stay tuned for updates along the way....
14:00, 2019-07-10

Soccer: U.S. '99 World Cup win should have done more for women's game - Foudy The United States' World Cup triumph on home soil in 1999 was a watershed moment for the sport but midfielder Julie Foudy had hoped it would help the women's game grow at a much faster pace....
16:17, 2019-05-22

The Women's World Cup Still Belongs To America, But For How Much Longer? The strongest testament to the United States’ comprehensive supremacy in women’s soccer is how unspectacular their successful defense of the World Cup title was this summer....
11:00, 2019-07-09

Women's World Cup 2019: The most important in history The eighth edition of the Women's World Cup has been described as the most important in history. Kicking off in Paris on Friday, the tournament certainly promises to be the best yet....
10:51, 2019-06-07

Brazil v Jamaica: Women's World Cup - live! Minute-by-minute updates from the game in Grenoble10 young players to watch from the Women’s World CupSend your emails to Nick here or tweet him @NickMiller79 3.38pm BST Lead, doubled! 3.37pm BST 49 mins: Some holes open in the Jamaica defence and the ball falls to Cristiane, but her shot deflects w...
16:51, 2019-06-09

U.S. favorites in toughest-ever Women's World Cup field The United States may be favorites to retain their Women's World Cup title but the rapid development of the game globally means they will face a tougher field than ever before when the tournament gets underway in France on Friday....
15:34, 2019-06-06

France storms to win in Women's World Cup opener A good host must be confident and entertaining but not must completely dominate proceedings. France took notice of two of those three nuggets of advice at least, as the home nation ensured a copybook start to its Women's World Cup campaign with a commanding performance against South Korea....
00:00, 2019-06-08

USA v Chile: Women's World Cup 2019 – live! Champions resume campaign after 13-0 win over ThailandEmail Tom with your thoughts or tweet @tom_lutz 4.51pm BST Carli Lloyd is back in the starting XI today, as captain. Although she’s mainly a bench player these days at the age of 36, she is not happy about being a sub. It wouldn’t be a surprise i...
18:00, 2019-06-16

Norway v Australia: Women's World Cup last 16 – live! Updates on the Matildas’ game at the Stade de NicePopp sends Germany fizzing into quarter-finalsAny thoughts? Email or tweet @KieranPender 9.42pm BST 82 min: THEY’RE OVER NOW! Kellond-Knight scores from the corner - it misses everyone and loops in. 9.41pm BST 81 min: Australia with a lion’s share of...
22:51, 2019-06-22

The Women’s World Cup’s Other Inequality: Rich vs. Poor Pay is not the only notable gap in women’s soccer. There is also the matter of federation support. Fund-raising in Florida, Jamaica’s Reggae Girlz know this as well as anyone....
01:17, 2019-05-25

Eleven stars to watch at the Women's World Cup If Phil Neville’s England can match or better the team’s 2015 Women’s World Cup showing over the next few weeks in France, interest levels at home will be unprecedented....
07:51, 2019-06-06

Women's World Cup 2019: what are your hopes and expectations? The most anticipated Women’s World Cup in history is just days away. How will your country fare? Host nation France kick off the 2019 Women’s World Cup on Friday as they play South Korea at the Parc des Princes. They are one of several sides fancying their chances of lifting the trophy on 7 July. US...
16:34, 2019-06-03

David Squires on … the Women's World Cup final Our cartoonist on the USA’s victory over the Netherlands and the tournament as a whole Buy a copy of this cartoon in our print shopTake a look through David’s archive of cartoons Continue reading......
15:00, 2019-07-09

Women's World Cup live: Netherlands vs. Sweden The European champions, the Netherlands, are set to take on Sweden to determine the second finalist in the Women's World Cup in France. Follow all of the live action here from 21:00 CEST!...
18:17, 2019-07-03

Super Falcons claim first win at Women's World Cup Asisat Oshoala produced a moment of magic as Nigeria got its Women's World Cup campaign up and running by seeing off South Korea 2-0 in Grenoble Wednesday....
19:34, 2019-06-12

Women’s World Cup: Odds point to US over Sweden For practical purposes, the 2019 women’s World Cup starts Thursday for the United States. It faces Sweden, its first competitive opponent, in the final game of group play (FOX, 3 p.m.). Both the U.S. and Sweden already have qualified for the 16-team knockout bracket. Each swept Thailand and Chile in...
17:17, 2019-06-20

Virginia Tech’s FutureHAUS brings tomorrow’s home into today’s world VT's project beats out homes from 14 other universities from around the world in a competition in Dubai by connecting a house full of smart-home technologies through a single interface....
14:51, 2019-07-02

World Cup 2019: Sarfaraz Warns Pakistan Teammates Of Backlash At Home Pakistani cricketers are facing strong criticism from both fans and former players after the 89-run defeat to India in the marquee World Cup clash on Sunday....
11:51, 2019-06-18

Spider-Man explores an overpopulated post-Endgame world in the funny Far From Home Eleven years and 23 movies in, the Marvel Cinematic Universe is primarily about itself: a chronicle of major events and minor wisecracks high on its own world-building. Some individual MCU projects assert their own thematic or stylistic concerns, but it appears increasingly difficult to escape the g...
19:00, 2019-06-27

Missed the E3 News? Here Are the Games and Consoles We’re Most Excited About Ah, the Electronics Entertainment Expo, or E3 for short — that time of the year when the video game industry gathers to tell us all about the incredible games and projects it’s working on. From a Breath of the Wild sequel to Keanu Reeves taking the stage and calling us all “breatht...
00:00, 2019-06-12

I haven’t been this excited about a Bentley concept since 1999. I haven’t been this excited about a Bentley concept since 1999. The EXP 100 GT is a very attractive, and admittedly a bit weird, concept car. It doesn’t quite hold a candle to the smooth and flowing late 1990s design of the Bentley Hunaudières. This gorgeous sumbitch had a freakin’ 8-liter W16 engin...
14:00, 2019-07-11

Finally, a Climate Change Documentary That Will Get You Excited to Fix It Whether the audience is policy wonks, nature lovers, or environmental activists, documentaries on climate change still feel like a niche thing in 2019. Which is what makes Ice on Fire, the climate documentary co-produced and narrated by Leonardo DiCaprio that debuted Tuesday night on HBO, so refresh...
08:17, 2019-06-13

9 Netflix shows to get excited about in the second half of 2019 It’s hard to believe we’re already pretty much at the halfway point of the year, with 2019 having thus far been a jam-packed pop culture year that has so much still to come. Netflix is certainly doing its part to ensure that remains true, having not only kept up its usual brisk cadence o...
14:34, 2019-06-12

The Queen is joined by Harry, Beatrice and Eugenie to host team captains ahead of Cricket World Cup at Buckingham Palace garden party Prince Harry revived 140 years of English and Australian cricket rivalry today when he joked Aussie captain Aaron Finch might be getting a bit long in the tooth....
21:51, 2019-05-29

Dean Cain to play FBI agent and Trump nemesis Peter Strzok in play Dean Cain will play Peter Strzok, the disgraced FBI agent and nemesis of President Trump, in a stage play based on anti-Trump text messages between Strzok and former FBI counsel Lisa Page....
04:17, 2019-05-23

Women's World Cup: How to watch USA vs. Sweden, betting lines The United States Women's National Team battles Sweden in its final Group F match at the 2019 FIFA World Cup Thursday in Le Havre, France. Here is how to watch and the latest betting lines....
19:34, 2019-06-20

David Squires on … the Women's World Cup, goals and good old VAR Our cartoonist looks at the second week of France 2019, thrashings, goal sizes and that instant replay magicTake a look through David’s archive of cartoons Continue reading......
12:51, 2019-06-18

Women's World Cup: Germany snatch fortunate win over China Germany opened their 2019 Women's World Cup campaign with a win, although the scoreline didn't reflect the true nature of the game. There are also concerns about injuries to Germany's team....
23:00, 2019-06-08

Team USA advances to championship of Women’s World Cup in France LYON, France (AP) – Alex Morgan celebrated her go-ahead goal with a cheeky tea-sipping celebration and Alyssa Naeher stopped a late penalty kick to send the United States into the final at the Women’s World Cup with a 2-1 victory over England on Tuesday night. Team USA has punched its t...
07:00, 2019-07-03

Women’s World Cup Live Updates: USA vs. Thailand Score Live updates and analysis from the United States women's soccer team's first World Cup game, against Thailand, from Times reporters at Tuesday's match in Reims, France....
21:34, 2019-06-11

FIFA Women's World Cup semifinal live: England vs. USA England and the United States are set to face each other in Lyon with a berth in the final on the line. Follow all of the live action here, starting at 21:00 CEST!...
23:17, 2019-07-02

Women's World Cup: How to watch USA vs. France, betting trends The United States takes on host country France in the quarterfinals of the 2019 FIFA Women's World Cup Friday in Paris. Here is how to watch and the latest betting trends....
01:17, 2019-06-28

Team USA continues to soak in Women’s World Cup Title LYON, FRANCE – The fiesta continues for Team USA players after they beat the Netherlands 2-0 to win the 2019 World Cup. Team USA beat the Netherlands in the Championship game of the 2019 World Cup. Here's some highlights as the Red, White & Blue showed the world once again that the best w...
13:34, 2019-07-08

Women's World Cup 2019 team guide No 1: France Corinne Diacre has a very strong squad at her disposal but can they cope with the pressure on home soil?This article is part of the Guardian’s 2019 Women’s World Cup Experts’ Network, a cooperation between some of the best media organisations from the 24 countries who have qualified for France. theg...
10:51, 2019-05-27

Canada 2-0 New Zealand: Women's World Cup 2019 – as it happened Jessie Fleming and Nichelle Prince gave Canada an emphatic victory in Grenoble which ensured they qualified for the last 16 with a game to spare 11.13pm BST Related: Canada book last-16 place as Nichelle Prince caps win over New Zealand 9.57pm BST That’s it for tonight’s blog. A match report from ...
04:34, 2019-06-16

How Argentina’s women took on blatant sexism to reach the World Cup The team were so underfunded they did not play at all between 2015 and 2017 but next take on England in France on FridayArgentina had just drawn 0-0 against Japan at Parc des Princes in Paris on Monday, yet the players collapsed in joy as if celebrating an epic victory. For the casual viewer it must...
17:00, 2019-06-13

Spain downs South Africa 3-1 for 1st Women’s World Cup win LE HAVRE, France (AP) — Spain won a game at the Women’s World Cup for the first time, beating South Africa 3-1 on Saturday behind two penalty kicks by Jennifer Hermoso. Spain, ranked No. 13 in the world, finished last in its group four years ago in Canada, the country’s only other appear...
22:34, 2019-06-08

Women's World Cup 2019 team guide No 19: New Zealand After a tumultuous 2018 New Zealand arrive in France with a spring in their step and several stars back in the foldThis article is part of the Guardian’s 2019 Women’s World Cup Experts’ Network, a cooperation between some of the best media organisations from the 24 countries who have qualified for F...
11:17, 2019-06-05

US women's soccer rolling as World Cup knockout stage is set The U.S. women’s soccer team is riding a wave of momentum heading into the Women’s World Cup’s knockout stage, in which they will play Spain in a bid to again reach the final....
16:34, 2019-06-21

Women's World Cup: Alex Morgan picks up injury United States Women's National Team striker Alex Morgan picked up an injury during her team's final group stage match at the 2019 FIFA Women's World Cup....
19:17, 2019-06-21

Women's World Cup on course for record-breaking turnout: study More than 1.5 million supporters are expected to attend matches at the World Cup in France as the tournament is poised to set a new benchmark for the rising popularity of the women's game, according to a study published on Thursday....
16:34, 2019-06-13

USA women’s soccer team returns to U.S. soil after World Cup Win TUCSON – Team USA’s soccer squad continued the celebration of a World Cup championship after landing on U.S. soil. Here’s more from Monday’s sportscast: ...
08:00, 2019-07-09

Japan v Scotland: Women's World Cup 2019 – live! Women’s World Cup updates from the game in RennesLi’s volley seals vital victory for China against South AfricaAnd feel free to email Niall or tweet him @niallmcveigh 3.46pm BST 89 mins: Ichise, who has been really solid until now, plays a dreadful pass and Scotland take advantage. Clelland still ha...
16:51, 2019-06-14

Women's World Cup: South Africa vs. Germany live Having already booked their place in the Round of 16, Germany are out to clinch top spot in Group B as they put their perfect record to the test against South Africa. Follow DW's LIVE build-up here!...
18:34, 2019-06-17

Women's World Cup 2019 team guide No 3: Norway Norway are missing Ada Hegerberg but the squad has enough quality to reach the semis if the defence performsThis article is part of the Guardian’s 2019 Women’s World Cup Experts’ Network, a cooperation between some of the best media organisations from the 24 countries who have qualified for France. ...
12:51, 2019-05-28

Watch: England slips by Argentina at Women's World Cup Jodie Taylor's 61st minute score was enough to lift England to a win against Argentina in the group stage of the 2019 FIFA Women's World Cup on Friday in Le Havre, France....
04:17, 2019-06-15

Women's World Cup 2019 team guide No 13: England The beaten semi-finalists four years ago have a new manager but a similarly flexible approach This article is part of the Guardian’s 2019 Women’s World Cup Experts’ Network, a cooperation between some of the best media organisations from the 24 countries who have qualified for France. theguardian.co...
03:00, 2019-06-02

France v USA: Women's World Cup quarter-final – live! Winners will play England in Tuesday’s semi-finalEmail Beau with your thoughts or tweet @duresport 7.37pm BST Red, white and blue! I lost the tweet that referred to this game as the Statue of Liberty matchup. At least we’re remembering that wonderful celebration of democratic ideals and not selling ...
20:51, 2019-06-28

Soccer: Argentina name nine professionals in women's World Cup squad Argentina announced its squad for the women's World Cup on Wednesday, with coach Carlos Borrello calling up nine professional players and drafting in the rest from the country's domestic amateur league....
19:17, 2019-05-23

Women's World Cup soccer: USA locked in halftime tie with Netherlands The United States Women's National Team had multiple scoring chances but couldn't find the back of the net, entering halftime in a scoreless tie with the Netherlands....
18:34, 2019-07-07

VAR is penalising goalkeepers unfairly at the Women’s World Cup | Eni Aluko Scotland and Nigeria have suffered from the strict enforcement at penalties which is doing the competition no favoursI can only imagine the emotions felt by the Scotland players when their dreams of qualification for the knockout rounds died on Wednesday night as Florencia Bonsegundo’s twice-taken p...
01:00, 2019-06-21

Norway v Nigeria: Women's World Cup 2019 – live! World Cup updates from Reims, kick-off 8pm (BST)Afghanistan football president banned for life for sexual abuseFeel free to email Ben or tweet @benfisherj your thoughts 8.26pm BST 23 min: Nigeria’s Michael pokes the ball to safety after Chikwelu’s careless pass gifts Norway possession inside her own...
21:34, 2019-06-08

England v Argentina: Women's World Cup 2019 – live! Women’s World Cup updates from the 8pm BST kick-offEngland’s Phil Neville explains the tactics he usesAnd feel free to email Simon or tweet @Simon_Burnton 7.36pm BST Here are Phil Neville’s pre-match ponderings:We wanted to freshen it up a little bit. We’ve freshened it up down the side, and brought...
20:51, 2019-06-14

Canada v Cameroon: Women's World Cup 2019 – live! Keep up with all the action from the 8pm BST matchWomen’s World Cup team guides: Canada and CameroonFeel free to email Ben or to tweet: @benfisherj 8.45pm BST Kadeisha Buchanan, the Lyon defender, arrives late at the back post and crashes in a header from a corner. Buchanan nodded into the ground an...
21:51, 2019-06-10

Women's World Cup: Germany sweep Nigeria aside to reach last 8 Germany are still yet to concede a goal at the World Cup, having become the first team through to the last eight. There was VAR controversy again but it was ultimately a comfortable afternoon for Germany in Grenoble....
00:34, 2019-06-23

New Zealand v Netherlands: Women's World Cup 2019 – live! Women’s World Cup Group E updates from the at 2pm BST gameEngland will go far if we can repeat first half, says BronzeEmail Jacob here or tweet @JacobSteinberg 3.47pm BST 90 min: New Zealand are almost there. 3.45pm BST 87 min: Beerensteyn replaces Van de Sanden. Continue reading......
16:51, 2019-06-11

Impostor syndrome is a response to a world that doesn’t believe in women New research shows the emotional exhaustion caused by it bleeds into our home life – but women are somehow expected to find a remedy within themselvesImpostor syndrome (originally defined, in 1978, as when “despite outstanding accomplishments, women [persist] in believing that they are really not br...
22:34, 2019-07-17

Women's World Cup draws better US ratings than last year's men's final This year's FIFA Women's World Cup final, which the U.S. won, pulled in significantly better ratings in the U.S. than the 2018 men's final....
21:51, 2019-07-08

'Is it too much to ask?' Matildas take fight to Fifa over fair Women's World Cup pay PFA demands an immediate doubling of prize moneyCurrently women playing for 7.5% of men’s purseThe chasm that exists between men’s and women’s pay in football has been addressed by the World Cup-bound Matildas, who have taken their claim for gender equity in prize money to Fifa on the eve of the tou...
07:34, 2019-06-04

Women's World Cup: Hope Solo says US 'got lucky' in win against Spain Former U.S. women's soccer team goalkeeper Hope Solo has written that her former teammates "got lucky" in Monday's 2-1 victory over Spain in the round of 16 at the Women's World Cup....
04:34, 2019-06-28

Sunday’s US win most-watched Women’s World Cup group match LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Americans’ 3-0 win over Chile set a record for the most-watched group-stage Women’s World Cup match on U.S. English-language television. Fox drew 5,324,000 viewers for Sunday’s game, topping 4,492,000 for the Americans’ 0-0 group-stage draw against Swed...
01:34, 2019-06-18

Opinion: Women's World Cup hurt by lack of organization Germany's win against Nigeria was played in front of an almost full house. This is the exception rather than the rule, owing partly to FIFA's lack of planning. The women's game deserves better, argues DW's Felix Tamsut....
00:34, 2019-06-23

Women's World Cup: Germany shedding 'inexperienced' narrative Germany's back-to-back wins won't have struck fear in the hearts of tournament favorites, but they have all-but secured a spot in the knockout stages. Their rebuild is showing signs of great promise in its early stages....
01:00, 2019-06-13

Women's World Cup Live: Germany snatch second slender win Germany moved one step closer to the knockout stages after making it two wins out of two with another gritty performance. Spain provided tough opposition in Valenciennes, but like China failed to take their chances....
01:00, 2019-06-13

| France savour perfect start to women's World Cup France players savoured a "dream" opening to the women's World Cup after the hosts set the ball rolling in style with a 4-0 win over South Korea before a sell-out crowd....
17:34, 2019-06-08

‘I’ve had to be patient’: Staniforth’s tough road to Women’s World Cup Birmingham midfielder has had to deal with two cruciate injuries, a tumultuous club career and the tragic early death of her brother while at Sheffield WednesdayPicking up the ball from Jodie Taylor, Lucy Staniforth skipped to the edge of the D, looked up and powered a low shot past Erina Yamane. Sh...
02:00, 2019-06-05

Women's World Cup Soccer Kicks Off With France Victory France began its bid to win the Women’s World Cup of soccer for the first time with a 4-0 shellacking of South Korea, while the defending champion U.S. will play its opening match on Tuesday....
18:34, 2019-06-08

Germany v China: Women's World Cup 2019 – live! Women’s World Cup updates from Rennes, kick-off 2pm BSTNikita Parris: ‘It’s an exciting time for English football’Feel free to email Ben or tweet @BenFisherj your thoughts 2.44pm BST 41 min: Germany play with fire, allowing China to jink in off the left flank and they almost do some damage. They sli...
15:51, 2019-06-08

Women's World Cup: Ellen White's Bundesliga inspiration As Ellen White celebrated the two goals that assured that England would beat Japan to the top of Group D, her celebration caught the eye. It was a tribute to the Bundesliga and one player in particular....
00:00, 2019-06-21

France v Brazil: Women's World Cup 2019 – live! Keep up with all the action from the 8pm BST kick-offGolden Boot: top scorers for France 2019Feel free to email Will or to tweet: @Will_Unwin 9.01pm BST Cnoyes says: “Was it just my lying eyes or were Brazil the better team in that opening half? Controlling the tempo of the game beautifully with tou...
22:17, 2019-06-23

Women's World Cup: France set the standard with big win on opening night France got the Women's World Cup started with a 4-0 win over South Korea in front of expectant fans. DW's Sophie Serbini was in Paris to witness a fine performance in an atmosphere that promises much for the future....
04:34, 2019-06-08

FIFA faces fan backlash over seating at women's World Cup World soccer governing body FIFA is facing a backlash on social media from fans who bought multiple tickets for next month's women's World Cup in France only to discover that their seats were not together....
10:34, 2019-05-22

Women's World Cup 2019 team guide No 12: Jamaica The Reggae Girlz – led by 2018 Guardian Footballer of the Year Khadija ‘Bunny’ Shaw – have made history just by reaching the tournament This article is part of the Guardian’s 2019 Women’s World Cup Experts’ Network, a cooperation between some of the best media organisations from the 24 countries who...
13:51, 2019-06-01

Jamaica v Italy: Women's World Cup 2019 – live! Updates from the 5pm BST kick-offJapan 2-1 Scotland: match reportEmail Will or tweet @Will_Unwin 6.43pm BST 85 mins: Bartoli gets down the other end to chuck in a couple of long throws. The second goes over everyone and Schneider has to react to claim the ball before anyone in blue can get a foot in...
19:51, 2019-06-14

England must win women's World Cup to support equal pay talks England must first win the women's World Cup before they can start a discussion on equal pay with their male counterparts, Lionesses forward Fran Kirby said....
11:17, 2019-05-29

Women's World Cup 2019 team guide No 6: China The PSG forward Wang Shuang is the star of this team but Jia Xiuquan has a surprisingly small pool of players to choose fromThis article is part of the Guardian’s 2019 Women’s World Cup Experts’ Network, a cooperation between some of the best media organisations from the 24 countries who have qualif...
19:17, 2019-05-29

Three Lions song gets feminist revamp for Women's World Cup New version of song also known as Football’s Coming Home aims to inspire public support for teamDavid Baddiel and Frank Skinner’s football song Three Lions has been rewritten as a feminist anthem to cheer on England’s women team in next month’s World Cup.Members of the team say they hope the reworke...
02:51, 2019-05-28

US Women World Cup win over Netherlands draws 14.3 million viewers The United State’s 2-0 victory over the Netherlands in the Women’s World Cup final on Sunday attracted an averaged audience of 14.3 million viewers on FOX. ...
04:34, 2019-07-09

The Netherlands Beats Sweden to Set Up Women’s World Cup Final With the U.S. LYON, France — The Netherlands will play the United States for the Women’s World Cup title after Jackie Groenen sealed a 1-0 victory over Sweden in extra time on Wednesday night. A slick passing sequence ended in the 99th minute with Groenen driving a shot from outside the penalty area p...
03:00, 2019-07-04

Semenya wins women's 800, wants to defend world title Caster Semenya easily won the women's 800 at the Prefontaine Classic on Sunday, as an international court continues to debate her future in the event....
16:34, 2019-07-01

Uneven USA beat Mexico 3-0 in Women's World Cup send-off Americans play final warm-up before flying out to EuropeHeath, Pugh and Press on scoresheet for USWNTTobin Heath was gifted a goal by a goalkeeper error early in the first half, Mallory Pugh and Christen Press scored late in the second and the United States beat Mexico 3-0 on Sunday in a World Cup s...
02:17, 2019-05-27

Women’s World Cup: Sweden win bronze after early onslaught Sweden scored two goals inside the first 22 minutes to settle their bronze-medal match against England. It’s the third time Sweden have ended a World Cup in third, ending a better-than-expected tournament for the Swedes....
02:51, 2019-07-07

10 players worth watching at the Women's World Cup Americans Carli Lloyd and Alyssa Naeher and Canada's Christine Sinclair among the players to watch at the FIFA Women's World Cup.        ...
01:00, 2019-06-07

South Africa v China: Women's World Cup – live! Women’s World Cup updates from the Group B gameCheck out the latest Golden Boot standingsAnd you can email Niall here or tweet him here 9.38pm BST 79 mins: Plenty of noise around the Parc des Princes now, both sets of fans encouraging their teams forward. 9.37pm BST 76 mins: South Africa appeal for ...
22:51, 2019-06-13

Why the best female soccer player is skipping the Women's World Cup Ada Hegerberg is a Norwegian striker and the first ever female winner of the Ballon d'Or – but you won’t see her playing for her home country at the World Cup over the next month....
18:17, 2019-06-06

Women's World Cup 2019: how USA became four-times champions – video USA have defended their Women's World Cup crown by claiming another title in style after a heated 2-0 win over the Netherlands. From a record-breaking run, to the fight for equality via Megan Rapinoe's tiff with Donald Trump – here's a look back at the USA's road to gloryUSA’s Megan Rapinoe says equ...
02:17, 2019-07-08

Women’s World Cup Preview: United States vs. France The United States faces France, the tournament host, in a highly anticipated World Cup quarterfinal on Friday. The winner will play England on Tuesday; the loser will face some difficult questions....
14:17, 2019-06-28

How Women's World Cup has given 'a real buzz' to girls' football Experience of one north London school highlights impact of England team’s success For 14-year-old Keira Drummond, the best and most difficult moments of the women’s World Cup came within an hour of each other. “When England scored the equaliser, I was so happy because I really thought we would get i...
21:34, 2019-07-03

Pay equity in sports overshadows the FIFA Women’s World Cup After beating the Netherlands 2-0, Team USA soccer star Megan Rapinoe says there was no mistaking that the crowd was chanting "equal pay, equal pay."...
21:17, 2019-07-09

Japan v England: Women's World Cup 2019 – live! Women’s World Cup updates from the Group D finaleScotland v Argentina – live! Follow our MBM report nowAnd feel free to email Paul or tweet him @Paul_Doyle 7.58pm BST The anthems having been solemnly sung, it’s nearly time for the action... 7.55pm BST AC/DC’s Shook Me ALl Night Long has been replac...
21:00, 2019-06-19

Scotland v Argentina: Women's World Cup 2019 – live! Women’s World Cup updates from the Group D finaleJapan v England – live! Follow our MBM report nowAnd feel free to email Barry or tweet him @bglendenning 7.58pm BST Not long now: It’s a sunny evening in Paris and the teams are out on the Parc des Princes sward. It’s time for the national anthems and...
21:00, 2019-06-19

Women's World Cup 2019 team guide No 10: Italy Le Azzurre were impressive in qualifying and have high hopes of reaching the knockout stages for the first time since 1991This article is part of the Guardian’s 2019 Women’s World Cup Experts’ Network, a cooperation between some of the best media organisations from the 24 countries who have qualifie...
15:51, 2019-05-31

England v Scotland: Women's World Cup 2019 – live! Minute-by-minute updates from the 17.00 BST kick-offBronze: ‘I scored a couple of goals and my life changed overnight’Send your emails to Gregg here or tweet him @GreggBakowski 4.46pm BST The Scotland manager, Shelley Kerr, had this to say in the buildup to the match: On paper we’ve bridged the gap...
18:00, 2019-06-09

Women's World Cup: Germany knocked out after losing to Sweden Despite taking the lead in their quarterfinal against Sweden, Germany's World Cup tournament came to an end. Sweden executed a brilliant matchplan to expose Germany's weaknesses....
00:17, 2019-06-30

FIFA president wants to expand Women’s World Cup to 32 teams FIFA President Gianni Infantino will need quick approval from ruling bodies to enlarge the Women's World Cup, with bidding already underway for the 2023 edition....
02:34, 2019-07-06

Women's World Cup 2019 team guide No 4: Nigeria The Super Falcons, with star players such as Asisat Oshoala and Desire Oparanozie, have finally been backed by the NFFThis article is part of the Guardian’s 2019 Women’s World Cup Experts’ Network, a cooperation between some of the best media organisations from the 24 countries who have qualified fo...
17:00, 2019-05-28

Record TV audience watch England in Women's World Cup Quarter-final victory over Norway attracts peak figure of 7.6 million on BBC OneA record-breaking peak audience of 7.6 million people tuned in to watch England’s women’s football team beat Norway 3-0 in the World Cup quarter-finals on BBC One.The figures, based on people watching for five minutes or...
15:00, 2019-06-28

Women's World Cup Final scores better ratings than '18 men's match More people watched the women's U.S. soccer team win the World Cup last weekend than did the final match of the men's tournament last year, according to ratings for both broadcasts....
22:17, 2019-07-09

6 Devoted Women’s Football Fans On How To Keep Up The Momentum After The World Cup After a record-breaking number of people tuned in to watch the Women's World Cup in Paris, they share their hopes for the female-led future of the beautiful game...
19:00, 2019-07-15

Women's World Cup becomes platform for social change The Women's World Cup is not just about soccer for many of the players and teams in France. It's about respect.        ...
22:51, 2019-06-06

Procter & Gamble gives $529K to U.S. women World Cup champs for pay gap Procter & Gamble announced that it was making a symbolic donation of $529,000 to the U.S. women's soccer team in its fight for equal pay with the men....
19:17, 2019-07-15

Nigeria v South Korea: Women's World Cup – live! Live coverage from the 2pm kick-off in Group AGolden boot standings: France 2019’s top scorersSearch for female Mbappé hots up in Paris suburbsAnd you can email Ed here or tweet him here 2.11pm BST 9 mins Good save from Kim Min-jeong to deny Desire Oparanozie. The cross came in from the left but the...
15:17, 2019-06-12

Opinion: Why this World Cup will show how investing in women pays off Although the U.S. women continue to fight U.S. Soccer over discrimination ahead of the World Cup, investment in the game is coming from elsewhere.        ...
04:17, 2019-05-31

Chile’s Road to the Women’s World Cup Started With an Indignity Dropped from FIFA’s world rankings three years ago because its federation had not scheduled a match in two years, Chile’s women’s team now has a players’ union and a lot to prove....
22:34, 2019-06-16

Arizona Softball one win away from Women’s College World Series Arizona softball beat #11 Ole Miss 5-2 at Hillenbrand Stadium Friday to win the first game of a potential three-game Super Regional Series. The Wildcats trailed twice – 1-0 and 2-1, but battled back to help pitcher Taylor McQuillin pick up the win. Arizona will face Ole Miss at Hillenbrand Sta...
07:34, 2019-05-25

Germany v Spain: Women's World Cup 2019 – live! Updates from the 5pm BST kick-off in ValenciennesKirby fears VAR handball law is cynical way to win penaltiesEmail Simon here. Or tweet @Simon_Burnton 4.12pm BST Here are the teams in textual form:Germany: Schult, Hendrich, Hegering, Doorsoun, Gwinn, Goessling, Dabritz, Oberdorf, Huth, Popp, Schwee...
17:34, 2019-06-12

Pay dispute resurfaces as U.S. women prepare for World Cup final With the United States preparing to play in the women's World Cup final the team's fight for pay equity resurfaced on Wednesday with the Democratic Women's Caucus demanding answers from U.S. Soccer chief Carlos Cordeiro....
20:01, 2019-07-03

Germany 3-0 Nigeria: Women's World Cup 2019, last 16 - as it happened Germany became the first team to reach the quarters after seeing off spirited Nigeria ... with a little help from VAR. 6.33pm BST Germany were deserved winners, dominating possession, scoring three, keeping yet another clean sheet. But Nigeria performed with great resolve and no little skill. That r...
22:51, 2019-06-22

FIFA's Infantino wants to expand women's World Cup to 32 teams FIFA President Gianni Infantino wants to expand the women's World Cup to 32 teams from 24 for the next edition in 2023 along with doubling the prize money to $60 million, he said on Friday....
19:00, 2019-07-05

Women's World Cup 2019 team guide No 14: Argentina It’s been 12 years since Argentina’s last World Cup, the team were disbanded not all that long ago, and they enter the tournament short of preparationThis article is part of the Guardian’s 2019 Women’s World Cup Experts’ Network, a cooperation between some of the best media organisations from the 24...
12:51, 2019-06-02

Women's World Cup 2019 team guide No 23: Chile A superstar goalkeeper in the shape of Christiane Endler might not be enough to get underdogs Chile out of their groupThis article is part of the Guardian’s 2019 Women’s World Cup Experts’ Network, a cooperation between some of the best media organisations from the 24 countries who have qualified fo...
08:51, 2019-06-07

Semenya wins women’s 800, wants to defend world title STANFORD, Calif. (AP) — Caster Semenya easily won the women’s 800 at the Prefontaine Classic in Stanford on Sunday, as an international court continues to debate her future in the event. The former Olympic champion and embattled three-time world champion won in 1 minute, 55.70 seconds, nearly ...
02:34, 2019-07-01

England women beat Denmark 2-0 in World Cup warm-up "England beat Denmark 2-0 in their penultimate warm-up match before the women\u0027s World Cup, with goals from Nikita Parris and Jill Scott in either half giving the Lionesses the win in Walsall on Saturday."...
20:00, 2019-05-25

Women's World Cup: Germany must be wary of Sweden in the quarterfinals Sweden beat Canada in Paris to set up a Women's World Cup quarterfinal clash against Germany. Three things stood out from Sweden's round of 16 win that Germany should be wary of ahead of their showdown....
22:51, 2019-06-27

Americans optimistic about women's sport after World Cup triumph As the United States women's national team clinched their fourth World Cup title on Sunday, fans across New York City gathered at local watering holes and match parties, striking an optimistic tone about the future of the women's game....
13:51, 2019-07-08

Women’s World Cup: England and Italy Advance With Victories England edged Argentina on a goal by Jodie Taylor off a pass from her roommate. Italy, in the event for the first time since 1999, had three goals from Cristiana Girelli in a rout of Jamaica....
06:51, 2019-06-15

Women's World Cup: US beat England in dramatic semifinal England and the United States faced each other in a dramatic semifinal. Three goals, two controversial VAR decisions and one missed penalty were packed into a game that saw the defending champions progress....
06:00, 2019-07-03

Women's World Cup set to host biggest rivalry in sport On Sunday, old enemies will go head-to-head as England take on Scotland at the Women's World Cup, continuing a rivalry that is like no other in sport. Neighbors and fierce foes, this is a World Cup opener neither team will want to lose....
15:17, 2019-06-09

Opinion: C'mon, FIFA. Let the women have their day with World Cup final FIFA allowed two confederations to schedule championship games of men's tournaments on the same day as the World Cup final for the women.       ...
23:51, 2019-07-06

Argentina v Japan: Women's World Cup 2019 – live! Keep up with all the action from 5pm BST matchWomen’s World Cup team guides: Argentina and JapanFeel free to email Jacob or to tweet: @JacobSteinberg 4.12pm BST Argentina: Correa; Gomez, Barroso, Cometti, Stabile; Banini, Bravo, Benitez, Mayorga, Bonsegundo; Sole Jaimes. Japan: Yamashita; Shimizu, ...
18:00, 2019-06-10

Australia v Italy: Women's World Cup 2019 – live! Updates from the Matildas’ opener in ValenciennesWomen’s World Cup Golden Boot tableAny thoughts? Email or tweet @meganmaurice 11.00am BST And of course, don’t miss our guide to the Matildas, where Richard Parkin predicts that Ellie Carpenter will be the surprise packet of the World Cup. Keep an eye...
12:17, 2019-06-09

Sweden v Thailand: Women's World Cup 2019 – live! Email Beau with your thoughts or tweet @duresportThailand look to recover after record defeat to USAEni Aluko: England’s tough start has set them up nicely 2.35pm BST 34 min: Sweden concede a free kick in their own half. It lands just shy of the area, but Thailand appear to have forced a corner kick...
15:51, 2019-06-16

Women's World Cup 2019 team guide No 20: Netherlands The reigning European champions have plenty of stars and could go a long way in France This article is part of the Guardian’s 2019 Women’s World Cup Experts’ Network, a cooperation between some of the best media organisations from the 24 countries who have qualified for France. theguardian.com is ru...
18:00, 2019-06-05

Women's World Cup 2019: the complete guide to all the stadiums All you need to know about the nine venues for the tournament in France, including history lessons and the hitches along the wayClick on each image for caption information Continue reading......
16:00, 2019-05-22

Women's World Cup 2019 team guide No 7: Spain The coach Jorge Vilda has left star player Vero Boquete at home and may struggle to get past the last-16 stageThis article is part of the Guardian’s 2019 Women’s World Cup Experts’ Network, a cooperation between some of the best media organisations from the 24 countries who have qualified for France...
12:17, 2019-05-30

Jamaica v Australia: Women's World Cup 2019 – live! Plus updates from Italy v Brazil, Group C decidersDavid Squires on … the World Cup, goals and good old VARAny thoughts? Email or tweet @KieranPender 8.26pm BST In the other match, Brazil are peppering the Italian goal but Giuliani is standing firm - for now. 8.26pm BST This blog should be renamed - ...
21:34, 2019-06-18

Sweden beat England to Women’s World Cup bronze with help from VAR Rotherham in November does not have too much in common with Nice in the searing 30C heat of a June evening but there was a definite sense of deja vu on the Côte d’Azur on Saturday night.Phil Neville readily admits that one of his toughest moments as England coach came in South Yorkshire late last ye...
21:17, 2019-07-06

Same outcome but plenty of twists in defining women's World Cup Although it ended in a familiar outcome with the United States retaining the trophy, the women's World Cup broke new ground in a tournament full of drama....
23:00, 2019-07-08

Infantino tells Iran to let women into World Cup qualifiers FIFA President Gianni Infantino had asked Iran to ensure women are allowed to attend 2022 World Cup qualifiers in the country after expressing disappointment that the country has reneged on commitments.       ...
13:00, 2019-06-21

Women’s World Cup: Blowout backlash makes US a tricky bet While the debate raged whether the United States Women’s National Team running up the goals in a 13-0 World Cup win over Thailand was a sign of respect or disrespect, oddsmakers were forced to adjust in advance of Sunday’s meeting with Chile (Fox, noon). What’s the right line if a juggernaut can vir...
17:17, 2019-06-16

Women's World Cup: US re-write the record books with 13-0 win over Thailand Records tumbled as the US opened their World Cup defense with a 13-0 win vs. Thailand. Alex Morgan scored a record-equaling five goals for the Americans, who clocked up the biggest margin of victory in World Cup history....
03:17, 2019-06-12

Goal lines: sketches of the Women's World Cup – in pictures Inspired by her 12 years playing football, Ruby Boddington from website It’s Nice That commissioned 11 illustrators to capture the 2019 Fifa Women’s World Cup. “This tournament was so anticipated, on a level that the Women’s World Cup hadn’t been before,” says Boddington. So, in collaboration with M...
18:34, 2019-07-06

Women's World Cup kicks off in France, but you'd barely know it in Paris The Women's World Cup kicks off on Friday as hosts France take on South Korea. But if you were strolling the streets of Paris, you would be forgiven for not knowing it was happening....
16:01, 2019-06-07

Australia v Brazil: Women's World Cup 2019 – live! Women’s World Cup Group C updates from MontpellierSubplots abound as Matildas gear up for defining gameAny thoughts? Email or tweet @KieranPender 4.56pm BST The anthems are blaring and we are just minutes away from kick-off. Don’t go anywhere! 4.50pm BST With 10 minutes to kick-off, the Fifa DJ star...
18:00, 2019-06-13

Sam Kerr nets four as Australia qualify for Women's World Cup last 16 Swing in goal difference puts Matildas through in secondBrazil beat Italy 1-0 in other Group C encounterIt took Sam Kerr 10 World Cup games to find her first goal, but over 90 pulsating minutes in Grenoble the Matildas’ talisman fashioned four more – a first ever World Cup hat-trick for an Australia...
03:17, 2019-06-19

Women's World Cup Final: US vs. Netherlands live build-up After weeks of exciting football in France, two teams are left. Will the US defend their World Cup title or will the European Champions from the Netherlands provide an upset? All the updates from the final!...
19:34, 2019-07-06

World Cup shows how nations back women's soccer — or don't France is hosting 24 teams for the Women's World Cup. Though the athletes play professionally in 34 countries, some leagues are better represented than others. Where are conditions for women's football best — and why?...
22:51, 2019-06-27

Women's World Cup 2019 team guide No 16: Japan Asako Takakura’s side are not as strong as when they won it in 2011 and quite goal-shy so struggle when they go behindThis article is part of the Guardian’s 2019 Women’s World Cup Experts’ Network, a cooperation between some of the best media organisations from the 24 countries who have qualified fo...
16:34, 2019-06-03

Women's World Cup 2019 team guide No 15: Scotland Shelley Kerr has proven winners in her squad and, if they avoid injuries, Scotland could be a surprise package in FranceThis article is part of the Guardian’s 2019 Women’s World Cup Experts’ Network, a cooperation between some of the best media organisations from the 24 countries who have qualified ...
11:17, 2019-06-03

Women's World Cup: Netherlands and Japan deliver classic The European champions battled the Asian champions in the final Round of 16 tie at the 2019 Women's World Cup. While the Netherlands progressed, it was the drama of the game itself that deserved acknowledgement....
22:51, 2019-06-27

Women's World Cup 2019 team guide No 17: Canada Canada have a world class star in Christine Sinclair but she needs help if they are to go far in FranceThis article is part of the Guardian’s 2019 Women’s World Cup Experts’ Network, a cooperation between some of the best media organisations from the 24 countries who have qualified for France. thegu...
12:17, 2019-06-04

Arizona football, other sports extend radio agreements for play-by-play TUCSON – Learfield IMG College and Arizona Athletics have extended their radio agreement with Cumulus Media for an additional five years. With this relationship, the Cumulus Radio family of stations in Tucson will continue to be the local home for Arizona football and men’s basketball on 1290 ...
03:17, 2019-06-22

Home pride in ‘Pompey lass’ Jill Ellis now bidding for a World Cup double Neighbours, teachers and school friends recall the US coach’s days as a sporting sensation at Cowplain ComprehensiveIn a wallpapered living room with swirl-patterned carpets on Longwood Avenue, a residential street in Cowplain, 11 miles north of Portsmouth, the Harwoods are flicking through old phot...
01:00, 2019-07-07

Snake mistake: CSIRO says it's a myth that Australia is home to world's deadliest species Australian science agency says there are a ‘negligible number of human deaths’ from snake bites in AustraliaThe popular suggestion that Australia is home to the world’s deadliest snakes is largely a myth, with the risk of bites and death far greater across Asia, Africa and South America, the nation’...
05:17, 2019-05-26

Police: Women stole more than $500K in jewelry from Jets RB Le'Veon Bell's home Authorities say two female acquaintances vanished with more than half a million dollars in jewelry from Jets running back Le'Veon Bell's Florida home.        ...
09:17, 2019-06-06

Former champ Ostapenko faces Azarenka in round one, winner to play Osaka, Venus to play Svitolina "The draw for the women’s tournament at the French Open has been completed with the highlight of the opening round seeing former champion Jelena Ostapenko face Victoria Azarenka."...
20:34, 2019-05-23

Computex 2019 has made me excited for the future of laptops Laptops have been around for 40 years, and in that time – let’s be honest – not much has really changed. Sure, the hardware has got faster and more powerful, and the bodies thinner and lighter – but the laptops of today are still pretty similar to those of decades past.Cl...
19:17, 2019-05-30

Excited Gauff mature beyond her years but still a teenager inside Teenager Coco Gauff has captivated Wimbledon with her extraordinary talent and youthful exuberance but, as her beaten opponent said on Tuesday, she is "probably older in her head than the numbers show"....
04:00, 2019-07-06

Daniel Ricciardo: ‘There was more risk staying. Renault excited me’ Australian insists he is not just picking up a pay cheque at the French team after his bold switch from Red BullDaniel Ricciardo leans back and smiles his charming, toothy grin as he considers one of the formative moments of his childhood: the start of a journey that has led one of the most personab...
22:51, 2019-06-22

CDO grad with Tucson Sugar Skulls excited about playoffs TUCSON – The Tucson Sugar Skulls indoor football team will duke it out with Sioux Falls in the playoffs this weekend. A Tucson native and former Canyon Del Oro standout is excited to get the chance to play in the post season. Here’s more from the Friday sportscast:...
10:51, 2019-06-22

Keanu Reeves is in Cyberpunk 2077, and he's extremely excited about it Sorry George R.R. Martin, but an even hotter celebrity is getting into video games. At its E3 press conference today, Microsoft spent some time showing off perennial E3 favorite Cyberpunk 2077, and while the footage was fine (if you’re into hidden arm-blades, violence, and gritty sci-fi futures), th...
05:51, 2019-06-10

It's Time To Get Unreasonably Excited About These Summer League Players It’s the middle of July, the worst part of the year for sports. There’s exhibition baseball, MLS, and, uh, the World Series of Poker. But never fear: The doldrums of cucumber season aren’t just a dry spell that pushes you to go outside, travel, and reevaluate your life. It’s also a brief, wonderful...
03:34, 2019-07-10

Investors are excited about Southeast Asia. Here's their advice for start-ups Silicon Valley has long been the epicenter of global start-up innovation, but investors are now looking further afield to emerging start-up hubs like Southeast Asia. They shared their advice for hopeful entrepreneurs....
09:17, 2019-07-02

LA Clipper fans excited about signing of Kwahi Leonard LOS ANGELES – The Los Angeles Clippers have signed NBA champ and former Toronto Raptors guard Kwahi Leonard in a blockbuster deal. ...
13:34, 2019-07-08

Lonzo excited for 'fresh start' with Zion, Pelicans In the wake of being traded from the Lakers, Lonzo Ball told ESPN on Saturday that he's ready to "show people what I can do" as a member of the Pelicans....
08:51, 2019-07-14

Parris and White get England off to winning start at Women’s World Cup Phil Neville maintained a straight face when, on the eve of kick-off, he claimed he would “love” to be a Scotland player facing his Lionesses but England’s manager was surely being mischievous.Admittedly Claire Emslie’s late goal made for a slightly nervy denouement and Nikita Parris’s opener came d...
21:17, 2019-06-09

Fifa set to close gender pay gap after 2019 Women's World Cup Fifa has agreed to negotiate more prize money for women's national teams after this summer's 2019 Women's World Cup, following a successful campaign by Australia....
18:17, 2019-06-04

Watch: Spain mistake leads Germany to win at Women's World Cup A mistake by the Spain defense led to a Germany goal -- and the only score -- in a Group B clash at the Women's World Cup on Wednesday in Valenciennes, France....
00:00, 2019-06-13

Women's World Cup match attracts bigger TV audience than cricket England’s victory over Scotland attracted average audience of 4.6 million, compared with 550,000 for men’s cricketWomen’s football is now more popular than cricket – at least when it comes to TV ratings.England’s victory over Scotland in the Women’s World Cup attracted an average audience of 4.6 mil...
21:51, 2019-06-10

As Women’s World Cup opens, talent is blooming and frustration is bubbling Women's soccer appears poised for a breakout moment at the month-long tournament in France, though some players are rebelling against what they call longstanding mistreatment by the sport's leaders....
03:34, 2019-06-07

Less than one third Women's World Cup matches sold out in France despite bumper TV ratings FIFA said Tuesday that 14 of the 52 Women’s World Cup matches had been sold out despite allocating more than 1 million tickets to fans across the globe....
23:17, 2019-06-12

Women's World Cup fever yet to take hold in Paris as tournament nears The biggest Women’s World Cup in history is kicking off at the Parc des Princes on Friday but in the city there is not the air of anticipation you would expectWith the biggest Women’s World Cup in history kicking off at the Parc des Princes in Paris on Friday, the head of the local organising commit...
02:34, 2019-06-07

10 games to watch in the group stage at the Women's World Cup USA games, Norway-France highlight our 10 games to watch in the group stage of the Women's World Cup.        ...
01:00, 2019-06-07

Women's World Cup soccer: USA defeats Netherlands 2-0 for second straight title The United States Women's National Team scored two second-half goals, defeating the Netherlands 2-0 to win its second consecutive Women's World Cup title....
19:34, 2019-07-07

Women's World Cup: South Africa vs. Germany LIVE build-up Having already booked their place in the Round of 16, Germany are out to clinch top spot in Group B as they put their perfect record to the test against South Africa. Follow DW's LIVE build-up here…...
13:51, 2019-06-17

Women's World Cup: Corinne Diacre wants France focused not emotional France just about kept their perfect record at the 2019 Women's World Cup, but Norway made them work for it. France head coach Corinne Diacre has got France winning, but her plan for success is an unusual one....
01:00, 2019-06-13

US women scoff at dynasty talk with different World Cup glory in mind The U.S. Women’s National Team isn’t a dynasty. But it will settle for being dominant — and repeating as World Cup champions. Golden State is a dynasty, with nightly brilliance and annual titles. But the U.S. women are different kinds of warriors, ones who don’t get as many chances at ultimate glory...
08:34, 2019-06-11

Soccer: England women beat Denmark 2-0 in World Cup warm-up England beat Denmark 2-0 in their penultimate warm-up match before the women's World Cup, with goals from Nikita Parris and Jill Scott in either half giving the Lionesses the win in Walsall on Saturday....
17:51, 2019-05-25

Norway 0-3 England: Women's World Cup quarter-final – as it happened A Lucy Bronze surface-to-air screamer was the pick of the goals as Phil Neville’s side cruised into the final four of the Women’s World CupRead Louise Taylor’s match report from Stade de Oceané 12.42am BST Related: Fans spread love and hope for England Women with polite World Cup invasion Related:...
07:51, 2019-06-28

'You can feel this surge': how France has caught Women's World Cup fever Whether at the stadiums or in front of the television, enthusiasm for the host team is exceeding expectationsFrance has seen a huge surge in enthusiasm for women’s football, with TV viewing figures for the World Cup double what was predicted, national-team games packing stadiums, France shirts selli...
23:51, 2019-06-16

Women’s World Cup diary: Bronze brilliance and carbohydrate cursing Our correspondent catches up on Love Island in the name of research during a heat-stricken week in FranceGame day is always the calm before the storm but I have had my better half and five-year-old out in France, first in Nice then Valenciennes (shout out to Mr Hanks for approving my son’s school le...
00:34, 2019-06-30

All eyes on Women's World Cup, plus the Nations League and more – Football Weekly Max Rushden, Jonathan Wilson, Lars Sivertsen, Mark Langdon and Suzy Wrack discuss the opening weekend of France 2019, the conclusion of the Nations League, disrespect via kitchen utensils and an Ultrasling 3Join the conversation on Facebook, Twitter and email.We look back at the opening weekend of t...
21:51, 2019-06-10

Spain’s pro clubs are investing in women’s soccer, and it’s paying off in the World Cup Though the national team's hopes of upsetting the top-ranked Americans on Monday in the World Cup are thin, it is a rising power after years of neglect in favor of the men's squad....
21:51, 2019-06-21

Lindsey Horan back in Paris with USWNT for Women’s World Cup Said Horan, who skipped college soccer to play for Paris Saint-Germain: “Being on the world stage and being at a World Cup in this city — it’s just absolutely insane.”...
00:17, 2019-06-16

Women's World Cup 2019 team guide No 2: South Korea Chelsea’s Ji So-yun is the star of the South Korea side which travels to France in the hope of reaching the knockout stagesThis article is part of the Guardian’s 2019 Women’s World Cup Experts’ Network, a cooperation between some of the best media organisations from the 24 countries who have qualifi...
14:51, 2019-05-27

Women’s World Cup runs a manipulative game of pay inequity With the goal of gender equality, the National Women’s Soccer League has filed against the U.S. Soccer Federation. But the real culprit? FIFA: Our view        ...
04:34, 2019-06-07

Women's World Cup final rarity: 2 female coaches The Women's World Cup final on Sunday with be the first time since 2003 that both teams will be led by female coaches       ...
20:51, 2019-07-06

Semenya hopes to inspire South Africa at women's World Cup Double 800 meters Olympic champion Caster Semenya hopes she can be an inspiration to the South Africa team competing at the women’s World Cup after paying a visit to their camp in Paris on Wednesday....
19:00, 2019-06-12

Women's World Cup final draws 14.3 mln U.S. viewers, but misses record More than 14 million Americans watched on television as the U.S. women's soccer team clinched their fourth World Cup title, broadcaster Fox said on Monday, but the TV audience failed to break records....
01:51, 2019-07-09

U.S. women’s soccer team opens World Cup defense with something to prove After early Group F matches against Thailand and Chile, the Americans are expected to face their first stiff test of the World Cup against Sweden, which ousted the United States from the Olympics three years ago....
01:51, 2019-06-11

Women's World Cup: US raise the bar in gripping semifinal victory over England The United States are into the World Cup final again. Their victory over England had predictable moments of VAR-induced drama, but that shouldn't detract from a US team who set new standards every time they play....
06:00, 2019-07-03

Women's World Cup ticket holders learn some seats are separated Women’s World Cup ticket holders learned Monday some of their seats aren’t together – with some people finding out they might not be in the same row or section as their party....
17:34, 2019-05-21

Megan Rapinoe on the spot as USA beat Netherlands to win Women’s World Cup Golden Boot, Golden Ball and the World Cup. Megan Rapinoe made her mark in style.With boos for Gianni Infantino, the Fifa president, echoing around the ground at the trophy presentation and chants of “equal pay” ringing loudest, the impact off the pitch after 52 games from the reigning champions was...
01:51, 2019-07-08

Women’s World Cup game-changing moments No 2: Denmark in 1971 A hat-trick by 15-year-old Susanne Augustesen saw the Danes beat hosts Mexico in the final in front of 100,000 fans at the Azteca Stadium In 1968 Mexico City hosted the Olympic Games; in 1970 Mexico staged the men’s World Cup; and in 1971 the country hosted a third major event by welcoming the unoff...
17:00, 2019-06-13

Women’s World Cup: Americans don’t intend to leave trophy in France The United States women’s national soccer team say they are not defending their World Cup trophy. Instead, they are on the attack for another one – and don’t intend to leave France without it....
22:17, 2019-06-04

Kim Little urges Scotland to show natural ability at Women’s World Cup • Arsenal midfielder says team learned from defeat by England• Scotland face Japan in Group D on FridayKim Little has said she felt Scotland showed signs of the ability they possess in their 2-1 opening defeat against England at the Women’s World Cup on Sunday.Scotland, making their first ever appea...
18:00, 2019-06-10

We shouldn’t have to live in a world where women are afraid to say no | Ellie Mae O’Hagan The assault on a Manchester teen who refused a man’s advances shows why we need a new set of valuesSome years ago, I worked for a man several decades older than me who consistently made oleaginous and sexualised comments to me and the other young women in our workplace. He was completely oblivious t...
17:17, 2019-07-17

UA falls to UCLA at Women’s College World Series; Highlights OKLAHOMA CITY, Okla. – The 6th ranked Arizona Wildcat softball team lost to No. 2 UCLA in the second round of the winner’s bracket at the Women’s College World Series. Complete highlights of Arizona's matchup against UCLA at the Women's College World Series. Post-game rea...
08:34, 2019-06-01

England 3-0 Cameroon: Women’s World Cup player ratings | Amy Lawrence Lucy Bronze proved a constant thorn in Cameroon’s flank as England kept their heads in quarter-final winKaren Bardsley Distribution went unpunished thanks to VAR’s intervention. Otherwise authoritative with routine saves. 7/10 Continue reading......
01:51, 2019-06-24

TV record: Six million people in UK tune in for Women's World Cup game The match between England and Scotland on Sunday at France 2019 broke UK television viewing figure records for a women's football game, says the BBC....
14:00, 2019-06-10

2019 Women’s World Cup: Which teams pose biggest U.S. threat The Post’s Brian Lewis breaks down the teams, players and games to watch for in the 2019 women’s World Cup. Five Favorites United States: The Americans’ three Women’s World Cups are more than any other country, and a successful title defense would give them as many as the rest of the ent...
15:17, 2019-06-07

Japan held to goalless draw by Argentina at Women’s World Cup Argentina held former champion Japan to a 0-0 draw Monday to earn its first ever point in the Women’s World Cup.Argentina lost its previous six World Cup matches in 2003 and 2007, and missed the 2011 and 2015 tournaments. Argentina had been outscored 33-2 in the six previous World Cup matches prior ...
05:00, 2019-06-11

Women's World Cup 2019 team guide No 22: United States The holders have a swashbuckling attack-first style and, though defence may be a concern, they’re still among the favouritesThis article is part of the Guardian’s 2019 Women’s World Cup Experts’ Network, a cooperation between some of the best media organisations from the 24 countries who have qualif...
16:34, 2019-06-06

U.S. women’s soccer team win 2019 World Cup over the Netherlands in 2-0 final _____ The U.S. women’s national soccer team proved their dominance at the 2019 Women’s World Cup by defeating the Netherlands 2-0 on Sunday in the championship match. The victory in Lyon, France, marks the fourth world title for the U.S. women after taking home the cup in 1991, 1999 and ...
19:17, 2019-07-07

Women's World Cup soccer: How to watch USA vs. Netherlands, betting odds The United States Women's National Team is one win away from capturing its fourth Women's World Cup title. The U.S. plays the Netherlands in the final Sunday in Lyon, France....
07:00, 2019-07-06

'We put our bodies through hell and back': behind the scenes with the stars of the Women's World Cup In the run-up to the tournament, Lucy Bronze, Kelley O’Hara and other international players were given disposable cameras. They share the sacrifice, solidarity – and ice baths – that got them to the World CupEmbarrassingly, there were tears running down my face when I stepped into the roaring stands...
10:17, 2019-07-06

Scotland crash out of Women’s World Cup after dramatic Argentina comeback Scotland crashed out of the World Cup in dramatic style after throwing away a three-goal lead against Argentina. They looked to be cruising to victory until a five-minute capitulation saw Milagros Menéndez score and goalkeeper Lee Alexander deflect the ball into her own net to put Shelley Kerr’s sid...
03:17, 2019-06-20

England v Australia eclipses World Cup at pinnacle of women’s cricket • Ashes series consists of three T20s, three ODIs and one Test• Australia begin their defence in first ODI at Leicester on TuesdayThe last time England women won the Ashes was in 2014: Charlotte Edwards was still the captain, neither side were professional, and the majority of the series was not eve...
21:51, 2019-07-01

Documentary explores the twisted world of women-hating ‘incels’ A disturbing new BBC documentary explores the dark world of “incels” -- an online community of male virgins who hate women and praise mass murderers....
04:00, 2019-07-13

As U.S. women’s soccer storms through World Cup, there are more boys’ faces in the crowd At a watch party in downtown D.C., one soccer fan and youth coach noted: “There’s a greater interest also on the men’s side with the women’s game. That’s a new dynamic.”...
03:51, 2019-06-24

A Hectic Round Of 16 Will Separate The Women's World Cup Contenders From The Pretenders After 36 group stage matches, and seemingly triple that number of VAR headaches, the Women’s World Cup is getting into the good shit. Gone are the eight teams unworthy of continuing on, while the 16 best remaining sides prepare for a four-round elimination chaos pit. The survivor of that churn will ...
21:17, 2019-06-21

Women’s World Cup game-changing moments No 1: Marta in 2007 The Brazilian scored a stunning World Cup goal against the USA, and was applauded off by the Chinese fans in Hangzhou“Marta. Amazing. A goal by a genius!” screamed Luciano do Valle – one of Brazil’s most respected football commentators – in September 2007. “There are no words to describe Marta’s goa...
16:51, 2019-06-11

Italy v Netherlands: Women's World Cup quarter-final – live! Women’s World Cup updates from Valenciennes, kick-off 2pm (BST)‘You can’t win without gay players,’ says USA’s Megan RapinoeFeel free to email Barry or tweet @bglendenning your thoughts 2.43pm BST 40 min: Free-kick for the Netherlands on the edge of the Italy penalty area as Miedema ships a push in ...
15:51, 2019-06-29

Here is the giant pay disparity between the U.S. Women's National Team winning the World Cup vs. the men David Vincent/AP There is a giant pay disparity between the Women's World Cup and the Men's World Cup. According to a report, the U.S. Women's National Team will earn about $250,000 each for winning the World Cup, while the U.S. Men's National Team would earn about $1.1 million if they were to win ...
09:00, 2019-07-08

Hosts France enjoy blistering start in Women’s World Cup "Women’s World Cup 2019 – Group A, Parc des Princes, Paris – France 4 (E. Le Sommer 9\u0027, W. Renard 35\u0027, 45\u0027, A. Henry 85\u0027) South Korea 0."...
03:17, 2019-06-08

England v USA: Women's World Cup 2019 semi-final – live! Women’s World Cup semi-final updates from the game in LyonDavid Squires on … Megan Rapinoe v Donald TrumpAnd feel free to email scott.murray@theguardian.com 6.30pm BST Bassett’s story was revisited in our recent superb series of World Cup game-changing moments. For those of you coming to the party l...
19:34, 2019-07-02

Blue, white and red Paris celebrates women's World Cup kick off It was all bleu, blanc and rouge in western Paris as a packed Parc des Princes celebrated the women's World Cup kick off in enthusiastic fashion with hosts France playing South Korea in the opening game on Friday....
01:17, 2019-06-08

Women's World Cup: USA four-goal favorite over Chile; other good bets The United States Women's National Team is a four-goal favorite over Chile at the 2019 FIFA Women's World Cup after scoring 13 goal against Thailand....
04:17, 2019-06-15

USA vs Thailand: How to watch, livestream 2019 Women’s World Cup match The United States Women’s National Team kicks off their 2019 FIFA Women’s World Cup campaign against Thailand on Tuesday afternoon. The United States, who won the tournament in 2015, will open up their Group F crusade looking to become just the second team ever to defend a Women’s World Cup title. T...
21:51, 2019-06-11

Women’s World Cup game-changing moments No 3: China in 1991 Fifa’s fears that the tournament would be a commercial failure and the players might not last 90 minutes proved unfounded at the Women’s World Championship For The M&Ms CupLike much of what is published on Fifa’s website, its account of what it calls “the inaugural Women’s World Cup” is served up wi...
12:51, 2019-06-18

Norway break Australia's hearts in Women's World Cup last-16 shootout Australia miss first two spot kicks as Norway keep coolMatildas finish with 10 players after Alanna Kennedy red cardSome games of football need only a single error, a single moment of brilliance to decide them. Others can feast on a cornucopia of chances yet never be sated. In Nice, Australia and No...
01:17, 2019-06-23

Soccer: Relaxed Japan hoping to peak at women's World Cup A fun and relaxed atmosphere prevailed at Japan's training camp on Wednesday as Asako Takakura's team began their final preparations for the women's World Cup in France....
19:17, 2019-05-23

Women's World Cup: Megan Rapinoe delivers heroic performance In a game billed as the biggest in the history of women's football, the US overcame France in a thrilling contest. Fittingly, in a week when she has grabbed the headlines, Megan Rapinoe proved the match winner....
06:34, 2019-06-29

Norway's Saevik juggling studies and sport at women's World Cup When Norway's Karina Saevik is not busy training or helping her country progress at the women's World Cup, she can be found with her head buried in books as she juggles academics and soccer....
19:34, 2019-06-21

Petition calls for equal pay for US women World Cup soccer champs In the wake of the US Women’s soccer team’s World Cup win Sunday, a new petition is demanding that the United States Soccer Federation pay the championship squad the same amount as the US men. The US Women’s soccer team has won four World Cups in total since the early 1990s, while ...
22:51, 2019-07-08

Germany tops Nigeria, reaches Women’s World Cup quarters Germany advanced to the Women’s World Cup quarterfinals for the eighth straight time, beating African champion Nigeria 3-0 Saturday at Grenoble, France. Germany captain Alexandra Popp, playing in her 100th international match, scored in the 20th minute. Sara Däbritz made it 2-0 in the 27th wit...
23:34, 2019-06-22

David Squires on … the Women's World Cup and arms in unnatural positions Our cartoonist on handball shenanigans, scary celebrations and the Nations LeagueBuy a copy of this cartoon in our print shopTake a look through David’s archive of cartoons Continue reading......
16:51, 2019-06-11

U.S. Women's Soccer Team Heads Into World Cup on a Winning Note The U.S. women’s soccer team dominated its final tuneup game before the World Cup, beating Mexico 3-0 on Sunday at Red Bull Arena in New Jersey, then exited amid fireworks and a swell of cheers from a near-sellout crowd....
01:51, 2019-05-27

Women’s World Cup: Corinne Diacre enchants France with wit and iron will The hosts’ winning run has thrust their reluctant trailblazer into the limelight and Brazil await in the last 16Corinne Diacre was deadpan. “I’m intransigent, yes,” France’s manager admitted. “I’m vigorous – that’s typical of me. Often I’m told I’m very strict. We never laugh around, we never joke; ...
13:51, 2019-06-22

Opinion: U.S. women called a lot of things at World Cup, but slackers won't be one of them USWNT coach Jill Ellis says her team will play to win, even though Group F winner likely will have to play France and England to get to title game.       ...
04:51, 2019-06-18

US women’s national team kicks off World Cup campaign against Thailand The United States women’s national soccer team is finally kick-starting its World Cup campaign when they hit the field against Thailand on Tuesday – and no one is more excited than their former teammate Heather O’Reilly....
05:51, 2019-06-12

Women's World Cup: Germany find their shooting boots just before the knockouts Germany have qualified for the knockout stages after coming through Group B unbeaten and without conceding a single goal. Monday's 4-0 win over South Africa was welcome but routine. Now there are bigger tests to come....
06:51, 2019-06-18

Nigeria ready to fulfill potential at women's World Cup, says coach Nigeria have been unable to translate their dominance of African football into consistent success at the women's World Cup but coach Thomas Dennerby says his side have the potential to reach the latter stages of the upcoming tournament in France....
11:17, 2019-05-29

Spain v South Africa: Women's World Cup 2019 – live! World Cup updates from Le Havre, kick-off 5pm BSTGwinn gets Germany off to winning start against ChinaFeel free to email Will or tweet @Will_Unwin 6.46pm BST 85 mins: Hmmm ... obviously it was all pretty nasty from Vilakazi, as she caught Lucia Garcia high up but I am sure how you can definitively s...
19:51, 2019-06-08

South Korea's Ji targets women's World Cup knockout stages South Korea are hopeful of qualifying for the knockout stages of the women's World Cup in France next month despite being placed in a tough group, midfielder Ji So-yun has said....
10:34, 2019-05-22

Watch: Alex Morgan scores USA's first goal at Women's World Cup Soccer star Alex Morgan scored the United States Women's National Team's first goal of the 2019 FIFA Women's World Cup just 12 minutes into a group stage match against Thailand Tuesday in Reims, France....
23:00, 2019-06-11

Women's World Cup 2019: talking points from the first week of action Fifa’s ticket policy, French sarcasm, colourful supporters and teams making their World Cup debut have grabbed attentionThe word on the street in Nice and Le Havre – well, mainly from the mouths of taxi drivers but they’re usually a decent barometer – is that many French people are aggrieved that ti...
16:51, 2019-06-14

Women’s World Cup: Caroline Weir takes inspiration from takeaway art Scotland midfielder with a mural of her on a wall in Dunfermline says ‘the attention we’re getting is a bit mad’There are many reasons to visit the Côte d’Azur, but art surely ranks among the top 10 with the assorted galleries affording tourists plenty of scope to admire the works of Matisse, Chagal...
23:17, 2019-06-08

Germany v Sweden: Women's World Cup quarter-final – live! Women’s World Cup updates from Rennes, kick-off 5.30pm BSTNetherlands jump for joy after finishing off Italy to reach semisAnd feel free to email Scott your thoughts 6.05pm BST 34 min: COOLING BREAK. Time for isotonic beverages and wet towels around the neck. 6.03pm BST 32 min: Blackstenius nearly b...
19:17, 2019-06-29

Jill Ellis: where does a women's football coach go after two World Cup titles? The USA coach defied critics – including some in her locker room – to triumph in France. But she is unlikely to find a bigger job than her current oneJill Ellis is the most successful manager in women’s football. With back-to-back Women’s World Cup trophies, Ellis goes down in history as the only co...
13:00, 2019-07-10

Sublime USA demolish Thailand 13-0 on historic night in Women's World Cup "World Cup, Stade Auguste Delaune – USA 13 (Morgan 12\u0027, 53\u0027, 74\u0027, 81\u0027, 87\u0027, Lavelle 20\u0027, 56\u0027, Horan 32\u0027, Mewis 50\u0027, 54\u0027, Rapinoe 79\u0027, Pugh 84\u0027, Lloyd 90+2\u0027) Thailand 0"...
01:34, 2019-06-12

In Women’s World Cup Origin Story, Fact and Fiction Blur FIFA recognizes a France-Netherlands encounter in 1971 as the first women’s international match. It was no such thing, but that doesn’t diminish the women who took part....
22:51, 2019-06-27

Women's World Cup 2019 team guide No 8: South Africa Banyana Banyana are on the rise but a tough group means a long stay at the tournament may be beyond their reachThis article is part of the Guardian’s 2019 Women’s World Cup Experts’ Network, a cooperation between some of the best media organisations from the 24 countries who have qualified for Franc...
16:51, 2019-05-30

Australia stunned by late Italy winner at Women's World Cup Barbara Bonansea produces match-winning braceSam Kerr’s first World Cup goal not enough for MatildasIn a city in northern France built on the twin industries of steel and lace both Italy and Australia offered performances that were equal parts tough and elegant. But it was the team dubbed by Ante Mi...
16:51, 2019-06-09

Washington Spirit, NWSL adjust to more departures to Women’s World Cup Beginning this week, and for one to two months, the Spirit will attempt to fill roster gaps and adjust to the National Women’s Soccer League campaign without several key players....
15:00, 2019-05-21