Mexican National Team: New World Cup Draw Format Helps Mexico.

Ivan Sanchez-Carrasco | The FIFA World Cup Draw is just a little over 10 days away, where all 32 teams will know who they will face in the group stage in the tournament. Four large pots (pots 1-4) will have eight teams with one team from each pulled out of each pot to make the eight groups of four (groups A-H) come this summer. In past editions, the hosts would be placed in pot 1 along with the following seven best teams according to the October FIFA Rankings. The following three pots would be based on geographical and confederation regions. The European nations which weren’t in Pot 1 would make up another pot, while in 2014, Asia/CONCACAF made up another pot, and South America/Africa made up the last pot in 2014 and in 2010. What this meant was the chances of a team that was not from North America/Asia had as much of a...

Tennis

WTA Brisbane: Karolina Pliskova, Garbine Muguruza headline entry list By Oliver Dickson Jefford

Pliskova and Muguruza will be joined by the likes of Elina Svitolina, Caroline Garcia, and Johanna Konta in Brisbane in what is the opening week of the 2018 season....

Tennis

2017 Season Review: Sloane Stephens returns from injury in the best way possible By Don Han

What a year it has been for Sloane Stephens, who won her first Grand Slam title after coming back from a 11-month hiatus due to an injury....

NWSL

United States Women's National Futsal Team advances to the quarterfinals of the AMF Futsal Women's World Cup By Aaron Bellamy

The USWNFT came second in Group D with a 6-3 loss to Paraguay and a 6-2 victory over Australia. The team will go on to play the reigning champions, Colombia, on November 23rd....

NWSL

Jodie Taylor to join Seattle Reign FC in 2018

Emily Sanzone | The Seattle Reign will have a new addition to their squad for the 2018 season. English striker, Jodie Taylor, is packing up her bags and heading to the NWSL. The forward is saying goodbye to Arsenal Women, heading to Australia for six weeks and than to the rainy city of Seattle.  Back in 2016, after Taylor signed with Arsenal, she tore her anterior cruciate ligament. During the 2017 season, Taylor scored two goals in three appearances for the Gunners and is looking to further strengthen her play in America. Before heading to the NWSL, Taylor will play in the Westfield W-Leauge season with Melbourne City. The W-League will not be a new thing for Taylor. She has played with Canberra United, Sydney FC and Melbourne Victory, where she scored a total of 23 goals. The forward has also played in the NWSL before. In 2014, Taylor played for the Washington Spirit where she scored 11 goals in 22 appearances, leaving her as the 3rd highest goal scorer that season as well as winning Player of the Week. Before joining Arsenal Women in 2016, Taylor played with the Portland Thorns in 2015. Taylor scored three goals in seven appearances for the Thorns.  Jodie Taylor for the Washington Spirit | Photo: Tony Quinn/ ISI Photos Jodie Taylor is no stranger to women's soccer. Taylor is a star player for the England Women's National Team and has been a part of key, high class games. During the 2017 UEFA Women's Euro tournament Taylor won the Golden Boot after scoring five goals for her English team. Opening up...

College Basketball

NCAA Basketball: LSU rallies for thrilling 77-75 win over Michigan in Maui Jim Maui Invitational quarterfinals By John Lupo

Tremont Waters ignited LSU's comeback after the Tigers fell behind by nine points with five minutes to play....

College Basketball

NCAA Basketball: Notre Dame blows out Chaminade 83-56 in Maui Jim Maui Invitational quarterfinals By John Lupo

Matt Farrell and Bonzie Colson combined to lead the Fighting Irish's rout of the hosts....

NWSL

FC Kansas City ceases operation after five seasons in the NWSL By Aaron Bellamy

Two-time National Women's Soccer League champion, the FC Kansas City Blues have folded with the franchise being transferred to Salt Lake City by the league....

College Basketball

NCAA Basketball: Wichita State rallies from 18-point deficit to beat California in Maui Jim Maui Invitational quarterfinals By John Lupo

Using a press and a huge edge on the glass, the Shockers stunned the Golden Bears with a memorable comeback to reach the Maui semifinals....

NWSL

The Houston Dash re-sign Rachel Daly By Casey Caprio

Rachel Daly, forward, has been re-signed for a third season by the Houston Dash....

College Basketball

NCAA Basketball: Marquette tops VCU 94-83 in Maui Jim Maui Invitational quarterfinals By John Lupo

Offensive rebounding and the ability to handle the VCU defensive pressure led to the Golden Eagles' victory....

Tennis

Former Wimbledon champion Jana Novotna dies aged 49 By Oliver Dickson Jefford

The Czech, who in total won 17 Grand Slam titles across singles, doubles, and mixed doubles, passed away yesterday following a battle with cancer....
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