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Egypt bags 5 gold medals at African Youth Games

Egyptian athletes have snatched four more gold medals at the African Youth Games, currently held in Algeria. Taekwondo player Abdel Rahman Khalaf got a gold medal in the +73 kg competition, to be added to three gold medals collected by weightlifter Ismail Helal in the 85 kg competition. Egypt has …

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France Beats Croatia in a thrilling final.

France won the Fifa World Cup for the second time by overcoming Croatia’s bold challenge in a thrilling final in Moscow’s Luzhniki Stadium. Didier Deschamps’ side repeated the success on home soil at France ’98 by a margin that hardly looked possible as Croatia stood toe-to-toe with the favourites for …

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Belgium Finish Third after Beating England in Play-off

England’s World Cup campaign in Russia ended with a 2-0 defeat by Belgium in St Petersburg that meant the Three Lions finished in fourth place. Gareth Southgate’s team were unable to bounce back from the despair of Wednesday’s extra-time loss against Croatia in the semi-final in Moscow – but this …

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France Beats Belgium to Reach World Cup Final

France will face England or Croatia in the World Cup final after edging past European neighbours Belgium in the semi-final in St Petersburg. Defender Samuel Umtiti scored the winning goal for the 1998 champions in the second half with a towering header from Antoine Griezmann’s corner. Didier Deschamps’ side were …

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