Watching the World Cup and playing football in Ukraine creates difficulties

IRPIN, Ukraine (AP) — Fresh from a soccer game on a snow-covered field outside Kiev, Ukrainian video game salesman Roman Kryvyi sat by the TV at a barbecue joint Tuesday as the city’s power returned intermittently. World Cup match between Wales and England. For the 22-year-old football fan, there was no question about which side … Read more

Christian Pulisic diagnosed with ‘pelvic contusion’ and listed as ‘day-to-day’ after violent collision in USMNT win over Iran

Christian Pulisic reacts after a collision during the USMNT’s win over Iran at the Qatar 2022 World Cup. (QAD ANDERSEN/AFP via Getty Images) DOHA, Qatar — Christian Pulisic has been diagnosed with a “pelvis contusion” and remains “day-to-day” after leaving the U.S. men’s national team at halftime in its 1-0 World Cup win over Iran. … Read more

2022 NFL playoffs: Ranking all 12 NFC wild-card contenders with Cowboys, Seahawks, Chiefs

With 12 weeks of the 2022 NFL season in the books, it’s time to turn at least one eye on the playoffs. No team is mathematically out of contention, but several could clinch postseason berths starting in Week 13, and several division leaders are far enough ahead to start making plans for January. With that … Read more

BAN A vs IND A | Abhimanyu Easwaran on Twitter reacted twice to the umpire’s mix-up

Referees have a difficult task to regulate the game with the right decisions, but ultimately they are human and they make mistakes. The tour match between India A and Bangladesh A witnessed an error of judgment by the on-field umpire which resulted in Abhimanyu Easwaran being run out.

Aakash Chopra believes that the lack of bowlers has become a big problem for India

Analyzing India’s recent performances, Aakash Chopra revealed that the lack of batsmen who can roll their arms has become a major problem for the national team. He further gave examples of veteran players like Virender Sehwag and Sachin Tendulkar who helped the strikers on a part-time basis. With their semi-final performance in the recent T20 … Read more

Fantasy hockey rankings – Why these two Coyotes can keep scoring

It may be a small sample, but when you combine small samples with pre-existing conditions, we can put a bit more confidence into the numbers. Jakob Chychrun and Nick Schmaltz returned to the lineup for the Arizona Coyotes for the first time this season (basically, as Schmaltz was hurt two minutes into the opener and … Read more

Every club’s forward pack ranked, Dragons, Anthony Griffin, predicted teams, Cameron Ciraldo, Bulldogs, Cowboys, Storm, Panthers, Dolphins predicted pack, Wayne Bennett

A strong forward pack has never been more important in rugby league. The competition’s elite boast a top-tier hooker and several powerhouse players ready to break down their opponent’s defence. NRL clubs are willing to splash the cash to secure the best big men on the market. Gun backrower David Fifita, Cowboys lock Jason Taumalolo … Read more

USMNT vs. Iran 2022 World Cup Preview, Storylines, Key Players, More

USMNT vs. Iran 2022 World Cup Preview, Storylines, Key Players, More originally appeared on NBC Sports Philadelphia It’s all to play for on Tuesday. Following the United States men’s national team’s 0-0 draw with England and Iran’s 2-0 victory over Wales on Friday, the script for the United States is as clear as ever: win … Read more

PAK vs ENG | Ben Stokes donates all match fees from Tests to Pakistan flood appeal

Ben Stokes has announced that he will donate all of his match fee earnings from the three Tests against Pakistan to help the host nation recover from the recent devastating floods. The England captain has mentioned the role cricket has played for him and his desire to return the favour. England are set to tour … Read more

AUS vs WI | People can make a name for themselves in this tour, Jason Holder inspires ahead of the first Test

Jason Holder offered words of advice and inspiration for the West Indies ahead of their first Test Down Under in more than seven years, saying the series gave the players a chance to build a reputation. Alzarri praised Joseph before warning fans in Perth. West Indies are set to begin their first Test series in … Read more