Soccer: Japanese coach Kinoshi underpins hopes of Serbia, Stojkovic

Soccer: Japanese coach Kinoshi underpins hopes of Serbia, Stojkovic

Serbia’s Japanese coach Katsuhito Kinoshi, right, and manager Dragan Stojkovic are pictured after a football match against Norway in Oslo in September 2022. (Photo courtesy of the Football Association of Serbia/Kyodo) TOKYO (Kyodo) — Japanese coach Katsuhito Kinoshi will be on the Serbia bench alongside manager Dragan Stojkovic when they take on World Cup favorites … Read more

2023 PDC World Darts Championship: Watch the draw live on Sky Sports on Monday Darts News

Watch the draw for the 2023 PDC World Darts Championship live on Sky Sports News and the Sky Sports Darts YouTube channel on Monday – Beau Greaves, Fallon Sherrock and Lisa Ashton will discover their first-round opponents; Peter Wright is the defending champion Last Updated: 24/11/22 7:31pm Lisa Ashton, Beau Greaves and Fallon Sherrock will … Read more

Penticton curler helps sweep up national title | Sports

On the heels of a successful $100,000 bonspiel that attracted some of the top men’s rinks from around the world, the Penticton Curling Club now has something else to cheer about. One of its members, Cindy Curtain, is back home after helping Team BC to a first-place finish this past Sunday at the 2022 Canadian … Read more

Iran arrests outspoken player amid World Cup scrutiny

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Iran has arrested a prominent former member of its national soccer team over his criticism of the government as authorities grapple with nationwide protests that have cast a shadow over the team as it competes in the World Cup before a global audience. The semiofficial Fars and Tasnim news … Read more

Criticism of Qatar ‘excessive’ says French football chief: Report | Qatar World Cup 2022 News

French Football Federation President Noël Le Graët defends the decision to host the World Cup in Qatar. French Football Federation President Noël Le Graët has defended Qatar as the host of the 2022 World Cup, saying there has been “an excessive campaign” against the country. In an interview to the French channel RTL, Le Graët … Read more

Owensboro football prepares for 5A semifinal rematch with Lexington Douglass

OWENSBORO, Ky. (WFIE) – Just one win away from clinching a berth in the state championship game, the Owensboro football team will play against a familiar opponent in the state playoffs on Friday night. [RELATED: Mater Dei to face Andrean in IHSAA 2A state championship rematch] The Red Devils are heading east to take on … Read more

Paycom Wooden Legacy doubles down on local participation

ANAHEIM, Calif. — The Paycom Wooden Legacy tournament returns Wednesday to Anaheim’s Honda Center, a staple of California college hoops that aims to pull in energized fan bases from around the state. But the tournament’s growth in recent years has been in a holding pattern as a crowded market of holiday college basketball tournaments restricts … Read more

Scott trails by 1 at Australian PGA; Cameron Smith 3 back

BRISBANE, Australia (AP) — Adam Scott shot a 5-under 66 on Thursday after a 6 a.m. tee time to trail by one stroke after the first round of the Australian PGA championship at Royal Queensland. Three other Australians shot 65s in the afternoon groups — Min Woo Lee, Jason Scrivener and John Lyras — to … Read more

Qatar World Cup backlash an important moment for soccer, says ESPN’s Shaka Hislop

The furor surrounding the World Cup in Qatar has seen the plight of migrant workers and LGBTQ+ rights in the tiny Persian Gulf nation thrust firmly into the world spotlight. For ESPN commentator and former World Cup star Shaka Hislop, the backlash is an important moment for the sport. “History provides these moments that we … Read more

Mike Dunleavy 1st Alaska governor reelected since 1998 | NanaimoNewsNOW

Dunleavy’s first term was marked early on by tensions with lawmakers in both parties and by a recall effort fueled by public anger over vetoes and budget cuts he had proposed. Recall backers abandoned their push last year, with the governor’s race looming. Dunleavy touted as significant the dividend paid to residents this year from … Read more