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2018 FIFA World Cup

France’s Cup of Joy, happiness all around

Open and attacking football under a generally conservative coach Didier Deschamps brought its rewards for a very young team.

17 Jul 2018 12:00 AM

The remote finger itches

As the peak summer sporting action tapers off with the conclusion of the World Cup and Wimbledon.

16 Jul 2018 12:02 AM

FIFA World Cup final: France beat Croatia, win first global title in 20 years

Score, France 4 (Mandzukic own goal 18', Griezmann 38 (P),Paul Pogba 59', Kylian Mbappe 65')- Croatia 2(Perisic 28', Mandzukic 69').

15 Jul 2018 7:47 PM

Thai Boys Rescued From Cave Won't See World Cup Final Live Tonight

Since live broadcast will be telecast late night in Thailand, the boys will watch recording of match later as doctors want them to rest.

15 Jul 2018 4:28 PM

Cheering on the underdogs

The stage is set. The two teams will fight it out to take home the ultimate footballing prize.

15 Jul 2018 1:34 AM


Croatian president Kolinda Grabar-Kitarovic steals hearts

The Croatian President delighted soccer lovers with her presence in the VIP box as her football team defeated England.

13 Jul 2018 6:27 AM

Croatia reaches World Cup final for 1st time, beats England 2-1

England had been trying to reach its first World Cup final since winning its only title in 1966.

12 Jul 2018 5:20 AM

Rescued Thai boys too weak to attend World Cup final: FIFA

Will find new opportunity to invite boys to FIFA event to share with them moment of communion, celebration: FIFA spokesman.

11 Jul 2018 11:44 AM

When will India qualify for the World cup?

The World Cup has shown that neither wealth nor size of population matters in producing quality football teams.

08 Jul 2018 3:15 AM

Excellence comes with a price

The World Cup in Russia has offered a chastening lesson for Asian and African teams, with none of them qualifying for the quarter-finals.

08 Jul 2018 1:05 AM


FIFA World Cup: Maguire, Alli goals take England to semis, beat Sweden 2-0

Full time, Sweden 0- England 2 ( Harry Maguire 30', Dele Alli 59')

07 Jul 2018 7:58 PM

FIFA World Cup: Varane, Griezmann score as France reach semifinal

Full time, Uruguay 0- France 2 (Raphael Varane 40', Antoine Griezmann 61')

06 Jul 2018 7:21 PM

Fifa World Cup: Air Jordan

Goalie Pickford saves spot-kick in shootout as England break penalty jinx to power ahead.

05 Jul 2018 7:32 AM

FIFA World Cup: Neymar, Firmino send Brazil to last eight, beats Mexico 2-0

Full time, Brazil 2 (Neymar 51', Firmino 89')- Mexico 0.

02 Jul 2018 7:17 PM

FIFA World Cup 2018, Spain vs Russia: Hosts hold nerves, advance on penalties

Spain joined the likes of Argentina and Portugal on the flight back home.

01 Jul 2018 7:47 PM


Indian soccer fan dies in car accident near Football World Cup venue: Report

The incident, the first reported death of World Cup visitor to Russia, was blamed by police on taxi driver.

30 Jun 2018 9:25 PM

FIFA World Cup 2018, France vs Argentina: Messi's dream shattered in thriller

Score: France (Griezmann 13', Pavard 57', Mbappe 64', 68') 4 - 3 Argentina (Di Maria 41', Mercado 58', Aguero 90+3')

30 Jun 2018 7:29 PM

Jinxed Germany exits

VAR, a contentious addition to soccer, will be in focus even more: a sign of desperation as the do-or-die aspect of sport creeps in.

30 Jun 2018 5:19 AM

Cyber criminals exploiting World Cup fever with phishing campaign

New phishing scheme exploits victims by downloading an infected FIFA World Cup schedule and results checker onto PCs.

28 Jun 2018 7:45 PM

Donald Trump's joke on Cristiano Ronaldo flops

Trump cracked joke on Ronaldo running for president against Marcelo Rebelo de Sousa, who said, 'Portugal is not just the United States'.

28 Jun 2018 5:23 PM