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  • ‘Wales hope to spoil England’s World Cup plan’
    By on August 20, 2014 | Comments Off  Comments

    Manager Jarmo Matikainen on changing women’s football in Wales, ahead of Thursday’s World Cup qualifier against England.


  • How to follow the World Cup on the BBC
    By on June 15, 2014 | Comments Off  Comments

    The 2014 Fifa World Cup in Brazil started on Thursday and you can follow it on the BBC across television, radio and online.


  • Scott knocks Woods off world top spot
    By on May 20, 2014 | Comments Off  Comments

    Adam Scott becomes only the second Australian to top golf’s world rankings as he moves above injured Tiger Woods.


  • VIDEO: Chaos at the 1982 World Cup draw
    By on December 6, 2013 | Comments Off  Comments

    BBC Sport looks back at the draw for the 1982 World Cup, which suffered from a number of mishaps and technical problems.


  • 87-Year-Old World War II Veteran Takes On the TSA
    By on October 26, 2013 | Comments Off  Comments

    McGruber writes “Orlando Sentinel columnist Lauren Ritchie has written about how Transportation Security Administration (TSA) checkpoints handle her father Sam, an 87-year-old who has a propensity to question authority in a quiet way, and make his target feel stupid. Sam points to the signs that the TSA posts stating that those above the age of 75 don’t have to take off their shoes for screening. Maybe the TSA thinks all old people wear floppy tennies, (more…)

  • BBC to broadcast World Championship
    By on September 5, 2013 | Comments Off  Comments

    The 2013 World Men’s Squash Championship in Manchester will be shown by the BBC from the quarter-final stage.


  • ICANN Set To Broaden World of Domain Names
    By on June 30, 2013 | Comments Off  Comments

    hypnosec writes “ICANN, as a step towards expanding global top level domain (gTLD) names, has approved a new Domain Name Registrar Accreditation Agreement (RAA) that is expected to bring about waves of continued improvements in the domain name ecosystem. The new agreement is a result of efforts of over a year of negotiations that took place between ICANN and Registrar Stakeholders Group. The new agreement brings quite a few improvements, including (more…)

  • Khan targets world title fight in US
    By on May 1, 2013 | Comments Off  Comments

    Former world light-welterweight champion Amir Khan is targeting a world title fight next in the United States in December.


  • Massaro overcomes world number one
    By on March 31, 2013 | Comments Off  Comments

    England’s Laura Massaro beats world number one Nicol David 3-1 to reach the final of the Kuala Lumpar Open.


  • Hopkins breaks world champ record
    By on March 10, 2013 | Comments Off  Comments

    At 48, Bernard Hopkins beats Tavoris Cloud and breaks his own record as the oldest man to win a world title.