After beating top seed Rafael Nadal at Wimbledon, Aussie Nick Kyrgios’ rocketship landed back on earth, as he lost to 8th-seeded Milos Raonic of Canada.
US goalie Tim Howard stopped 16 hard shots but finally gave up two as the Americans fell 2-1 to Belgium at the World Cup in Brazil.
After more than 90 minutes of scoreless soccer, Belgium found the answer to beating unstoppable U.S. goalie Tim Howard at the World Cup.
The U.S. soccer team is readying a physical, defensive game plan against Belgium in the round of 16 at the World Cup on July 1.
Greece coach Fernando Santos said he was the victim of a double-standard when he was banished late in Greece’s game against Costa Rica.
Greece’s soccer team has delighted its fans back home by advancing in the World Cup, but Brazilians don’t like the team’s defensive style.
Luis Suarez told FIFA’s disciplinary panel that he did not deliberately bite Italy defender Giorgio Chiellini at the World Cup.
A quarter-final match-up in the 2014 World Cup will be a battle of the underdogs, but Costa Rica, is favored against a Greek team that needed a miracle penalty shot against Ivory Coast to advance.
An 11-year-old Scottish boy with Down’s Syndrome who is a fan of the Greek soccer team has been invited by the Greek football federation to the World Cup.
Nick Kyrgios, a 19-year-old wild-card entry from Australia, overcame 13th-seeded Richard Gasquet 3-6, 6-7, 6-4, 7-5, 10-8 to reach Wimbledon’s third round.