Football: CSKA Dumped out Despite Stunning win at Madrid

CSKA Moscow stunned a much-changed Real Madrid with a 3-0 victory at the Santiago Bernabeu, but still finished bottom of Group G as Viktoria Plzen beat Roma. The Russian side, who also downed Real 1-0 in the reverse fixture, had to better Plzen's result to finish third and qualify for

Football: Salah sends Liverpool into last 16

Mohamed Salah's first-half goal and a stunning late save from goalkeeper Alisson saw Liverpool edge into the Champions League knockout stage after a tense 1-0 win over Napoli on Tuesday, while Lucas Moura's on Tuesday, while a draw at Barcelona. Last year's runners-up Liverpool knew victory by two goals or a 1-0 triumph would

Cricket: Shai Hope’s ton levels series for Windies

Shai Hope smashed a brilliant century as West Indies edged Bangladesh by four wickets in the second one-day international to level the three-match series 1-1 in Dhaka on Tuesday. Opener Hope hit an unbeaten 146 off 144 balls, guiding West Indies to 256-6 in 49.4 overs after the visitors restrict Bangladesh to 255-7 in

Football: Bayern Munich ready for Ajax showdown

A resurgent Bayern Munich head to Ajax for Wednesday's Champions League group showdown with clear winners and losers among the star-studded squad after Niko Kovac's decision to end rotation. "We want to keep going," said Leon Goretzka, now a firm fixture in central midfield alongside Joshua Kimmich with Bayern having won their last

Football: Jurgen Klopp Wants Unique Show

Jurgen Klopp has called on Liverpool to produce "something special" when they face Napoli in a do-or-die Champions League showdown on Tuesday. Klopp's side must beat Napoli at Anfield to stand any chance of progressing from their group into the knockout stages. "We really need to make sure we are ready for Napoli.

Football: High-Voltage Clash

Tottenham are sitting pretty in the Premier League but face a potentially season-defining match against Barcelona in the Champions League on Tuesday. Mauricio Pochettino's men have amassed 36 points from 16 Premier League matches, with 12 wins, leaving them in third place behind Liverpool and Manchester City. That they have managed that

Football: Gareth Bale strikes in Madrid victory

Gareth Bale ended a run of 802 minutes without a goal in La Liga as Real Madrid won 1-0 at bottom side Huesca on Sunday to climb back to within five points of leaders Barcelona. The Welshman struck his first goal in the league since the start of September to lift

Football: Barca gets high on Messi’s kick

Lionel Messi stole the show with two free-kick goals in a blistering display as Barcelona maintained their lead at the top of La Liga with a tumping 4-0 derby win over Catalan rivals Espanyol. The Argentine superstar curled home two sensational set-pieces and set up another goal as he and his