Colorado Avalanche beat two-time defending champs to win Stanley Cup in Tampa

Issued on: 06/27/2022 – 10:15 The Colorado Avalanche won their first Stanley Cup Final in 21 years on Sunday when Nathan MacKinnon scored one goal and set up another to spark a 2-1 victory over Tampa Bay. The Avalanche captured the National Hockey League’s best-of-seven championship series four games to two for Colorado’s third NHL … Read more

Tibu Africa et l’ambassade des Pays-Bas récompensent les jeunes

Tibu Africa et l’Ambassade des Pays-Bas ont récompensé, 23 juin 2022 au Technopark de Casablanca, les jeunes entrepreneurs de la première promotion du program Sports Orange Corners axé sur l’entrepreneuriat dans le domaine sportif à fort impact sur quatre domaines majeurs : Sport et Éducation, Sport et Santé, Sport et Environnement et Sport et Nouvelles … Read more

Bayern signs three-year deal with Liverpool’s Senegal star Mané

Issued on: 06/22/2022 – 16:10 Bayern Munich confirmed the signing of Sadio Mané from Liverpool on Wednesday, as the Senegal forward signed a three-year deal with the Bundesliga champions. Bayern have reportedly paid a fee which could rise to 41 million euros ($43 million) for Mané. The 30-year-old won the Champions League, Premier League, FA … Read more

UEFA slams French minister’s Champions League fake tickets claim

Issued on: 06/21/2022 – 15:53 A senior UEFA representative said on Tuesday he did not believe French Interior Minister Gerald Darmanin’s claims about the number of fake tickets in circulation during the chaotic scenes before last month’s Champions League final between Liverpool and Real Madrid. Following the game on May 28, Darmanin claimed that between … Read more

Golden State Warriors storm to seventh NBA title with 4-2 series win over Boston Celtics

Issued on: 06/17/2022 – 08:27 A dazzling performance from Stephen Curry powered the Golden State Warriors to a seventh NBA Finals crown on Thursday, securing a 103-90 victory over the Boston Celtics to clinch a 4-2 series triumph. Warriors talisman Curry produced yet another masterpiece with 34 points, seven assists and seven rebounds as Golden … Read more

FIFA announces 16 North American cities to host the 2026 World Cup

Issued on: 06/17/2022 – 05:11 Cheers and sighs met FIFA’s announcement of the host cities for the 2026 World Cup. There were a number of no-brainers among the 16 World Cup sites, like the Los Angeles area, Mexico City and Toronto. But for some of the cities that were on the bubble, the announcement Thursday … Read more

French senators seek action over Champions League final chaos

Issued on: 06/16/2022 – 22:29 French senators demanded Thursday that the state recognize responsibility and identify guilty parties behind the chaos outside the national stadium that marred the Champions League final last month. They also questioned why surveillance video of the scene — in which police pepper-sprayed fans and families — was automatically deleted, and … Read more

Russian, Belarusian players to compete at US Open under neutral flag

Issued on: 06/14/2022 – 22:33 Russian and Belarusian players will be allowed to compete at the US Open this year but only as neutrals, the United States Tennis Association (USTA) announced on Tuesday, a decision that stands in stark contrast to Wimbledon which banned them. Wimbledon’s move to ban them from the tournament which begins … Read more

Serena Williams returns to competitive tennis with Wimbledon wildcard

Issued on: 06/14/2022 – 18:48 Serena Williams will return to Grand Slam tennis for the first time in a year at Wimbledon later this month after being handed a singles wildcard entry by the All England Club on Tuesday. The 23-time Grand Slam singles champion, who has not played since suffering an injury during her … Read more