WCup Argentina France Soccer Lionel Messi wore the ceremonial robe when Argentina were presented with the FIFA World Cup.
Messi offered $1.5m for World Cup robe

The ceremonial bisht robe worn by Argentina’s Lionel Messi when he was presented with the World Cup has been the subject of a $1.5m bid from an Omani lawyer.

APTOPIX Tokyo Olympics Weghlifting Men China's Lyu Xiaojun on his way to weightlifting gold at the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo.
Triple Olympic champ Lyu fails doping test

Chinese weightlifter Lyu Xiaojun, a three-time Olympic champion, has tested positive to the banned substance EPO, the International Testing Agency has reported.

ITALY EUROPEAN AQUATICS CHAMPIONSHIPS Double world champion Giorgio Minisini (l) has hailed artistic swimming's Olympic inclusion.
Artistic swimming adds men for 2024 Games

In a move hailed as the realisation of an “impossible dream”, the Olympics will for the first time at Paris 2024 include men in its artistic swimming program.

Argentina win World Cup after wonder final

Lionel Messi’s Argentina have won the World Cup in a penalty shootout after an amazing final with France ended in a 3-3 draw after extra-time in Qatar.

France into World Cup final with 2-0 win

France will face Argentina in soccer’s World Cup final after overcoming battling Morocco 2-0 with goals from Theo Hernandez and Randal Kolo Muani.

Argentina beat Croatia 3-0 to reach World Cup final

Lionel Messi is back in the World Cup final with Argentina on his mission to win soccer’s biggest prize for the first time.

England’s positive future after Qatar exit

England’s World Cup fate was sealed as Harry Kane’s penalty flew high over the bar at Al Bayt Stadium – but his heartbroken side have a promising future.