Andreescu emerges as Canada's next great hope for Grand Slam glory

Andreescu emerges as Canada's next great hope for Grand Slam glory

Canadian teenager Bianca Andreescu’s Indian Wells triumph was not shown on television in her home country but that did not dampen the excitement across a nation where the future of women’s tennis is suddenly looking as bright as ever. (3 hours ago)


Marvellous Messi hits hat-trick as Barca torment Betis

  Mar 18, 2019 07:02:07
Lionel Messi was lauded by opposition supporters on Sunday after he scored an outstanding hat-trick in Barcelona’s 4-1 win at Real Betis, which put the Catalans 10 points clear at the top of La Liga with 10 games remaining. 

Isco and Bale get Zidane's second coming off to winning start

  Mar 17, 2019 07:59:02
Zinedine Zidane's second spell as Real Madrid coach got off to a promising start with a 2-0 win at home to Celta Vigo in La Liga on Saturday thanks to goals from Isco and Gareth Bale, who had fallen out of favour with previous coach Santiago Solari. 

Nadal pulls out with injury before Federer semi-final

  Mar 17, 2019 07:58:58
Rafael Nadal withdrew from the Indian Wells tournament on Saturday with a knee injury, shortly before his eagerly-awaited semi-final clash with great rival Roger Federer. 

Jimenez, Jota slay United as Wolves reach FA Cup semis

  Mar 17, 2019 07:58:54
Wolverhampton Wanderers reached the FA Cup semi-finals for the first time since 1998 by beating last year's runners-up Manchester United 2-1 with a clinical second-half display in an intense atmosphere at their Molineux stadium on Saturday. 

Japanese athlete wins yellow jersey at Binh Duong int’l cycling tournament

  Mar 16, 2019 17:06:01
NDO – Kashiki Shoko of Japan was named the winner of the overall Yellow Jersey at the Binh Duong International Women’s Cycling Tournament – Biwase Cup 2019 that concluded in the southern Vietnamese province of Binh Duong on March 16. 

Tennis: Federer and Nadal to clash in Indian Wells semi-final

  Mar 16, 2019 09:38:29
One of the great sporting rivalries will be renewed at Indian Wells on Saturday when Roger Federer and Rafa Nadal clash in a semi-final at the BNP Paribas Open. 

Man United face Messi again, Man City take on Tottenham

  Mar 16, 2019 09:35:57
Barcelona will meet Manchester United in the Champions League last eight in a repeat of the 2009 and 2011 finals which were both won by the Catalans, with the help of goals from Lionel Messi. 

FIFA agrees to work with Qatar on 48-team World Cup in 2022

  Mar 16, 2019 09:32:33
The FIFA Council on Friday decided to work with Qatar to explore the expansion of the 2022 World Cup roster from 32 to 48 teams. 

31st SEA Games in Vietnam to feature 36-40 sports

  Mar 15, 2019 13:03:30
NDO – The 31st edition of the Southeast Asian (SEA) Games is projected to take place in late November or early December 2021 in Hanoi and some other Vietnamese localities, featuring from 36 to 40 sports, according to Vuong Bich Thang, Director of the General Department of Sports and Physical Training. 

Arsenal join Chelsea in Europa quarters, Inter go out

  Mar 15, 2019 06:58:05
Arsenal striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang struck twice as his side beat Stade Rennes 3-0 to reach the Europa League quarter-finals and join Chelsea, who earlier on Thursday thrashed Dynamo Kiev 5-0 with a hat-trick from Oliver Giroud. 

Raonic overwhelms Kecmanovic to reach semis

  Mar 15, 2019 06:57:59
Big-serving Canadian Milos Raonic fired down 13 aces to defeat Miomir Kecmanovic 6-3 6-4 on Thursday and reach the BNP Paribas Open semi-finals in Indian Wells for a second consecutive year. 

Schalke sack coach Tedesco after Man City mauling

  Mar 15, 2019 06:57:55
Schalke 04 fired coach Domenico Tedesco two days after they lost 7-0 to Manchester City in the Champions League last 16 second leg, the German club said on Thursday. 

Vietnam to play friendly with Myanmar ahead of 2020 Olympic women’s football qualifiers

  Mar 14, 2019 12:56:23
NDO – Vietnam’s women’s football team will play two friendly matches with the Myanmar squad in their final preparations for the second round of the AFC qualification tournament for the 2020 Olympic women’s football event 

Vietnam invited to participate in Thailand’s King’s Cup 2019

  Mar 14, 2019 12:02:46
NDO – Vietnam’s national football team will participate in the 2019 King’s Cup international tournament in Thailand this June at the invitation of the Football Association of Thailand (FAT).