Boris Becker backs Novak Djokovic to dominate after Rafael Nadal sparked him back to life

Boris Becker backs Novak Djokovic to dominate after Rafael Nadal sparked him back to life

Boris Becker expects another period of domination for now 13-time Grand Slam champion Novak Djokovic, after being sparked back to life at Wimbledon.

The Serb had not lifted a major title since holding… more

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July 15, 2018

Why N’Golo Kante was subbed off during France’s World Cup victory over Croatia

Why N’Golo Kante was subbed off during France’s World Cup victory over Croatia

 

France midfielder N’Golo Kante started Sunday’s World Cup final against Croatia despite suffering from a stomach bug.

The Chelsea midfielder began the match alongside Paul Pogba in… more

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July 15, 2018

Maurizio Sarri prepared to sell Thibaut Courtois if Chelsea land Alisson

Maurizio Sarri prepared to sell Thibaut Courtois if Chelsea land Alisson

New Chelsea boss Maurizio Sarri is ready to sanction the sale of goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois if Roma and Brazil No.1 Alisson is signed as his replacement, according to reports.

The Belgian keeper – who… more

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July 15, 2018

Toby Alderweireld issues uncertain update over his Tottenham Hotspur future

Toby Alderweireld issues uncertain update over his Tottenham Hotspur future

Toby Alderweireld says he is still unsure over his future at Tottenham Hotspur amid persistent links with a move to Manchester United.

Alderweireld has just one year remaining on his contract in… more

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July 15, 2018

Novak Djokovic speaks out on equalling Pete Sampras at the US Open

Novak Djokovic speaks out on equalling Pete Sampras at the US Open

When Pete Sampras won his 14th Grand Slam title at the US Open in 2002, it was tough to see anyone beating that total.

Now, a third player will have a shot at matching it at the same… more

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July 15, 2018

Sport24.co.za | Russia’s Pussy Riot claim World Cup pitch invasion

Russian female protest punk group Pussy Riot claimed responsibility for the pitch invasion that interrupted Sunday’s World Cup final.

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July 15, 2018

Sport24.co.za | Macron ‘dabs’ with Pogba in France changing room

President Emmanuel Macron was pictured cheering from the stadium, then attempted to “dab” with the players including Paul Pogba in the changing room.

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July 15, 2018

Sport24.co.za | Heartbroken but proud Croatia fans celebrate their ‘heroes’

Heartbroken but proud Croatian fans in Zagreb cheered and wept as their “heroes” went down to France in the World Cup final.

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July 15, 2018

Sport24.co.za | 3 things learned from France’s SWC final win

France are world champions for a second time as Les Bleus ran wild while Croatia’s energy reserves ran dry to win a thrilling final.

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July 15, 2018

Sport24.co.za | Dalic: ‘In a SWC final you do not give such a penalty’

Croatia coach Zlatko Dalic lamented his side’s luck after conceding a controversial penalty awarded by VAR in losing the World Cup final to France.

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July 15, 2018