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Federer, Murray for Wimbledon final

Six-time champion Roger Federer produced a vintage display to beat defending champion Novak Djokovic 6-3 3-6 6-4 6-3 in the Wimbledon semifinal on Friday. The Swiss maintained his record of never losing a Wimbledon semifinal to reach a record eighth …

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Spain Demolish Italy to lift Euro Cup

World champions Spain took their place among the game’s greats when they thrashed Italy 4-0 to become the first team to win successive European Championship titles on Sunday. Goals from David Silva, Jordi Alba, Fernando Torres and Juan Mata gave …

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Italy beat England on Penalties

Alessandro Diamanti scored the decisive spot kick as Italy beat England 4-2 on penalties after their action-packed Uefa Euro 2012™ quarterfinal finished goalless after extra-time on Sunday. Diamanti struck after Ashley Young and Ashley Cole missed for England to take …

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Blatter says Goal-Line technology now a necessity

Fifa president Sepp Blatter said goal-line technology was a “necessity” after officials controversially denied Ukraine a goal against England in their Uefa Euro 2012™ match on Tuesday. Marco Devic thought he had equalised for the co-hosts to bring them potentially …

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EURO 2012 Records first Major Upset

Bookmakers were stunned on Saturday when Denmark recorded the first major upset in the Euro 2012 tournament, defeating highly rated Netherlands by 1-0. The Netherlands favoured to win the match dominated possession, but failed to covert the chances that came …

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Malawi force Super Eagles to 1-1

The Nigerian Super Eagles was on Saturday forced to a 1-1 draw by the Flames of Malawi in a tension-soaked World Cup Qualifier played at Blantyre. Nigeria’s goal in the match was scored by Gabriel Ruben after Russian based Ahmed …

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Chelsea win Champions League on penalties

Scannews with agency report DIDIER Drogba was the hero as Chelsea shattered Bayern Munich’s Champions League dream with victory in a nail-biting penalty shoot-out at the Allianz Arena in Munich. Drogba stepped up to rifle home the winning penalty for …

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