Joachim Loew says Germany duo Joshua Kimmich and Andre Schuerrle need more matches -- and to spend less time on the bench -- for their Bundesliga clubs ahead of next year's World Cup defence. Neither Kimmich nor Schuerrle are first-choice starters for their clubs with both facingRead more »
Arsenal star Alexis Sanchez powered Chile to a 3-1 victory over Venezuela on Tuesday as the South American champions edged ahead of Argentina in the battle for places at the 2018 World Cup. Sanchez opened the scoring with a magnificent curling free-kick after only four minutes to give Chile the lead
Heavy rain washed out the second one-day international of a three-match series between Sri Lanka and Bangladesh in Dambulla on Tuesday. Bangladesh could not start their innings due to rain after bowling out Sri Lanka for 311 runs in 49.5 overs, thanks to a hat-trick of fast bowler Taskin Ahmed, who
Leicester City striker Shinji Okazaki celebrated his 50th international goal Tuesday as Japan brushed aside Thailand 4-0 to edge closer to a sixth successive World Cup. Shinji Kagawa gave the hosts the lead in their Asian Group B qualifier with a sharp finish after eight minutes, before Okazaki thundered
Rafael Nadal will not feature in Spain's team for the April 7-9 Davis Cup quarter-final against Serbia, Spanish captain Conchita Martinez confirmed Tuesday.
Skipper Virat Kohli said Australia were no longer his friends after India wrapped up a bad-tempered Test series 2-1 with a thumping eight-wicket win in Dharamsala on Tuesday. Chasing 106 on the penultimate day of the fourth Test, opener Lokesh Rahul hit 51 not out at India's newest Test venue as
South Africa paid homage to a "fabulous" Kane Williamson on Tuesday after the New Zealand captain's 176 left the Proteas on the ropes with a day to play in the deciding final Test in Hamilton. "We've got a mountain to climb," assistant coach Adrian Birrell said after South