Soweto rugby players uplifted by Springboks triumph
For the players of the Soweto rugby school academy, the Springboks' triumph during the World Cup means everything. Some of them were able to be at the world champions' parade in the streets of the township, a day they'll remember all their lives.
Iranian women allowed into football match for first time in almost 40 years
Bending to football world governing body FIFA, Iran has allowed women to attend a World Cup qualifying match in Tehran. It is the first time women have been allowed into a match in the country since 1981.
'It was like war' S.Korean star says N.Korean players 'very aggressive' in historic clash
South Korea's Tottenham Hotspur star Son Heung-min says the historic World Cup qualifier in Pyongyang was a "very aggressive" match that made him fear injuries, with North Korean players even swearing at him and his teammates.
Iran's goalkeeper Alireza Beiranvand: 'My wife was finally in the stadium'
Iran’s national team romped to a 14-0 win over Cambodia in World Cup qualifying. The result was not the only cause for celebration though, as women legally attended a game for the first time in decades.
France eliminate USA from Basketball World Cup in major upset
France blew the Basketball World Cup wide open Wednesday by handing the United States their first loss in the competition in 13 years in their quarterfinal clash, powered by a double-double from big man Rudy Gobert of the Utah Jazz.
Prime Minister May hosts England's World Cup winners
British Prime Minister Theresa May gave England's World Cup-winning team reception in 10 Downing Street on Monday.
Women's World Cup 2019: How Jamaican football got its groove back
Women's World Cup 2019: How Jamaican football got its groove back.
Australia beat West Indies by 15 runs in Cricket World Cup
Australia extends their 100 percent start to their World Cup title defence with a 15-run win against the West Indies at Trent Bridge, Nottingham, England.
France will give it everything to win World Cup, says Renard
"When you are (playing) at home, you have to give it everything and go as far as possible and win (the tournament)": France's star defender Wendie Renard says her team, still looking for their first title, will remain "humble". But she has high hopes ahead of the hosts' World Cup campaign, which begins on June 7 with the tournament's opening match, against South Korea.