19/03/2020 - 12:15

Germany players donate 2.5 million euros to fight virus

AFP German national team footballers said Wednesday they would donate 2.5 million Euros ($2.7 million) to help fight the crisis caused by the coronavirus pandemic. “We need to look after…

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18/03/2020 - 17:16

Ibrahimovic launches fundraiser for Italy

AFP / Alberto PIZZOLI AC Milan’s evergreen star striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic said Wednesday he had launched a fundraiser for Italian hospitals battling the coronavirus pandemic. “Italy has always given me…

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18/03/2020 - 17:14

Pogba makes coronavirus fund-raising pledge

AFP / Paul ELLIS Manchester United star Paul Pogba has promised to financially support the fight to stop the spread of the coronavirus. Pogba has organised a fundraising page on…

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05/03/2020 - 12:14

Barbie launches dolls to honour women sports stars

MUSTAFA ABUMUNES / PHILIPPE DESMAZES / AFP British sprint world champion Dina Asher-Smith said she was “proud” to have her own Barbie as the toy brand announced a line-up of…

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05/03/2020 - 12:11

Equal prize money for men and women in England’s Hundred

AFP / Saeed KHAN English cricket’s new Hundred competition will feature equal prize money for the men’s and women’s competitions, tournament organisers announced on Wednesday. The England and Wales Cricket…

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05/03/2020 - 12:09

US Olympic Swim Champion, a rape survivor, fights abuse in sport

AFP Three years after the trauma of being raped by a stranger while jogging outside a university campus, American swimmer Nancy Hogshead-Makar lit up the 1984 Olympic Games in Los…

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