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17-Jan-18 6:26AM. Source: FIVB.
Lausanne, Switzerland, January 16, 2018 - Brazil have enjoyed considerable success at the FIVB Volleyball Men's World Grand Champions Cup. And the South American country's performances in September earned coach Renan Dal Zotto's men a fifth title in 2017 - the fourth in a row.
17-Jan-18 3:30AM. Source: NZHerald.co.nz.
MOSCOW (AP) — Russia's going crazy for the Olympics. The 1972 Olympics.Even as the Russian team faces up to being barred from next month's Winter Games for doping offenses, audiences are flocking to see a movie about Soviet glory...
17-Jan-18 3:05AM. Source: NZHerald.co.nz.
MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — A quick look at the Australian Open:LOOKAHEAD TO WEDNESDAYTop-seeded Rafael Nadal is back on Rod Laver Arena to play his second-round match against Argentina's Leonardo Mayer after barely working up...
17-Jan-18 3:00AM. Source: NZHerald.co.nz.
OSLO, Norway (AP) — Olympic great Ole Einar Bjoerndalen has failed to make Norway's biathlon team for the Pyeongchang Games, missing out on a chance to compete at his seventh Olympics.With 13 medals, including eight gold, Bjoerndalen...
17-Jan-18 2:15AM. Source: NZHerald.co.nz.
LONDON (AP) — Sergey Sirotkin will drive for Williams and form the most inexperienced line-up on the Formula One grid with Lance Stroll.The 22-year-old Sirotkin, who has previously been a test driver for Sauber in 2014 and Renault...
17-Jan-18 1:30AM. Source: NZHerald.co.nz.
MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — A year ago Petra Kvitova was recovering from a knife attack at her home in the Czech Republic, unsure if she'd ever play tennis again.Any wonder that on her return to the Australian Open — a tournament...
17-Jan-18 1:25AM. Source: NZHerald.co.nz.
BRUSSELS (AP) — The start of the 2019 Tour de France will be all about honoring Eddy Merckx in his hometown of Brussels.Merckx, known as "The Cannibal" for his ferocious taste for victory, won the first of his five Tours in 1969....
17-Jan-18 1:11AM. Source: FIVB.
Lausanne, Switzerland, January 16, 2018 – Zenit Kazan, Cucine Lube Civitanova and Sada Cruzeiro Volei’s podium-finishing performances in the 2017 FIVB Volleyball Men’s Club World Championship in Poland boosted their momentum as they resumed their respective national league campaigns.
17-Jan-18 1:05AM. Source: NZHerald.co.nz.
GRETNA, La. (AP) — The trial in a road-rage shooting that left former NFL football player Joe McKnight dead was set to begin with jury selection Tuesday in a New Orleans suburb.Ronald Gasser, 55, is charged with second-degree murder...
17-Jan-18 12:45AM. Source: NZHerald.co.nz.
CENTURION, South Africa (AP) — South Africa captain Faf du Plessis faced 122 balls for his 37 not out, grinding out a lead of 258 runs over India with three wickets in hand in the second test on Tuesday.Du Plessis reverted to an...
17-Jan-18 12:05AM. Source: FIVB.
Lausanne, Switzerland, January 16, 2018 – What do the players do before a match? Are they relaxed? Nervous? Excited? The FIVB takes a quick peak into national team dressing rooms to see how the players gear themselves up ahead of a big match.
16-Jan-18 11:55PM. Source: NZHerald.co.nz.
MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — Novak Djokovic has rejected reports that leading men could potentially boycott future Grand Slams over prize money, though he did confirm that players held an hour-long private meeting on the eve of the...
16-Jan-18 11:55PM. Source: FIFA.
Former Dutch international and current FIFA Chief Officer for Technical Development Marco van Basten speaks to FIFA.com ahead of the Fifth FIFA Executive Football Summit in Amsterdam.
16-Jan-18 11:05PM. Source: NZHerald.co.nz.
CENTURION, South Africa (AP) — India captain Virat Kohli was fined for complaining to an umpire and throwing the ball into the ground "in an aggressive manner" during a dispute over the playing conditions in the second cricket test...
16-Jan-18 10:45PM. Source: NZHerald.co.nz.
HAMILTON, New Zealand (AP) — Colin de Grandhomme returned from time out following the death of his father to spur New Zealand to a five-wicket win over Pakistan in the fourth one-day cricket international on Tuesday and to a 4-0 lead...
16-Jan-18 10:35PM. Source: NZHerald.co.nz.
HAMILTON, New Zealand (AP) — Scoreboard Tueday in the fourth one-day cricket international between New Zealand and Pakistan at Seddon Park:Fakhar Zaman b Santer 54Faheem Ashraf c Latham b Southee 1Babar Azam c Latham b Southee...
16-Jan-18 9:56PM. Source: NZHerald.co.nz.
New Zealand won their record-setting 11th international in succession at Seddon Park on Tuesday night on the back of a blistering innings from allrounder Colin de Grandhomme.In his first game back since taking bereavement leave...
16-Jan-18 9:45PM. Source: NZHerald.co.nz.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The hot tempers that flared up during the Los Angeles Clippers' victory over the Houston Rockets have carried over after the game.Several security guards were present outside the Rockets' locker room Monday night...
16-Jan-18 9:32PM. Source: FIFA.
Captain of the USSR team at Sweden 1958, who also scored the Soviets' first ever goal in FIFA's most prestigious competition, Nikita Simonyan speaks with FIFA.com  to revisit the World Cup 60 years ago and share his thoughts on the upcoming tournament on home soil in Russia.
16-Jan-18 8:30PM. Source: NZHerald.co.nz.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Chris Paul came back to Staples Center to play against his old team and things got heated.The final minutes of the game were filled with technical fouls, ejections, swearing, bumping — and that was just the beginning.Lou...
 

New Zealand

Despite doping scandals, Olympic fever grips Russian cinemas

Source: NZHerald.co.nz

MOSCOW (AP) — Russia's going crazy for the Olympics. The 1972 Olympics.Even as the Russian team faces up to being barred read article »

Australian Open: a recap of Tuesday, lookahead to Wednesday

Source: NZHerald.co.nz

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — A quick look at the Australian Open:LOOKAHEAD TO WEDNESDAYTop-seeded Rafael Nadal is back on read article »

Ole Einar Bjoerndalen fails to make Norway's Olympic team

Source: NZHerald.co.nz

OSLO, Norway (AP) — Olympic great Ole Einar Bjoerndalen has failed to make Norway's biathlon team for the Pyeongchang Ga read article »

Cricket

Afghanistan's Test debut set for June in Bengaluru

Source: Cricinfo

The one-off Test will be played between June 14-18, one full year after Afghanistan were inducted as a Full Member - alo read article »

Lyon and Maddinson hand Stars a thrashing

Source: Cricinfo

The offspinner claimed three wickets while the opener smashed a 23-ball fifty to put the Melbourne Stars out of contenti read article »

Zimbabwe look to revive happy times against Sri Lanka

Source: Cricinfo

Zimbabwe have already lost one game in this series, but they have good memories from their last meeting against Sri Lank read article »

Soccer Football

Van Basten: Together we can achieve the best for football

Source: FIFA

Former Dutch international and current FIFA Chief Officer for Technical Development Marco van Basten speaks to FIFA.com read article »

Simonyan: Russia reaching final four would be huge success

Source: FIFA

Captain of the USSR team at Sweden 1958, who also scored the Soviets' first ever goal in FIFA's most prestigious compet read article »

Giggs takes Wales post

Source: FIFA

2008 FIFA Club World Cup winner Ryan Giggs, who won 64 Wales caps between 1991 and 2007, replaces previous boss Chris C read article »

 
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Volleyball

2017 Review: Brazil claim fifth World Grand Champions Cup title

Source: FIVB

Lausanne, Switzerland, January 16, 2018 - Brazil have enjoyed considerable success at the FIVB Volleyball Men's World Gr read article »

Men’s Club World Championship medallists make strong start to new year

Source: FIVB

Lausanne, Switzerland, January 16, 2018 – Zenit Kazan, Cucine Lube Civitanova and Sada Cruzeiro Volei’s podium-finishing read article »

Watch: How national team players prepare to do battle

Source: FIVB

Lausanne, Switzerland, January 16, 2018 – What do the players do before a match? Are they relaxed? Nervous? Excited? The read article »