France captain Hugo LIoris lifts the trophy as the jubilant players celebrate their World Cup victory. France beat Croatia 4-2 to win their second title, the first they won in 1998. REUTERS

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  • Spain celebrated double title

    International Sports
    The team’s elegant performance in the Euro 2012 final raised spirits across a country drowning in financial woes and rampant unemployment. ...
  • Klitschko ready rumble with Charr

    International Sports
    Two-time WBC World Heavyweight Champion Vitali Klitschko will defend his title against German Manuel Charr at the SC Olimpiyski sports arena in Moscow, Russia on September 8. ...
  • Sports1 anglers hit big

    Local Sports
    Two records were set in the inaugural Sports1 sponsored Canada Day Celebrations sports fishing competition in Campbell River last weekend. ...
  • USA crowned JWRT championship

    International Sports
    In perhaps the most exciting final in the tournament’s history, the United States won the Junior World Rugby Trophy championship in front of its home crowd on Saturday. ...
  • FRU Implements Scrum Moratorium

    Fiji Sports
    The Fiji Rugby Union has today placed all Secondary Schools and all Provincial Unions under a Scrum Moratorium that has been implemented as of July 1 2012.  ...
  • Canadian duo help South Bay double title

    Local Sports
    Sparkling Canadian midfielder Javid Khan helped South Bay oust East Bay 1-0 on a penalty to win the Fiji Festival Championship title in California on Sunday. ...
  • Expansive Italy fall short

    International Sports
    They say that no one remembers the losing finalists but the football played by Cesare Prandelli's progressive side at UEFA EURO 2012 ...
  • Spain overpowers Italy to win back-to-back UEFA Championship

    International Sports
    Spain saved their best until last at UEFA EURO 2012, a final record 4-0 victory in Kyiv completing an unprecedented hat-trick of major tournament wins. ...
  • International Sports
    Vicente del Bosque has become only the second coach to lead sides to glory at both the UEFA European Championship and the FIFA World Cup ...
  • Balotelli double stuns Germany

    International Sports
    Mario Balotelli finally showed some quality finishing, scoring twice Thursday to give Italy a 2-1 win over Germany and an unexpected spot in the European Championship final. ...
  • Lahm laments shortcomings

    International Sports
    Captain Philipp Lahm believes Germany's own errors paved the way for Italy's semi-final triumph, explaining: "If you make the mistakes we did then you're going to struggle." ...
  • Odds against Spain

    Opinions / Analysis
    If Spain are to make history and win a third successive major tournament they must overcome an Italy side they have not beaten in 90 minutes of competitive football since 1920. ...
  • Whitecaps trade Long Tan

    Local Sports
    Vancouver Whitecaps FC announced today that the club have acquired D.C. United’s third-round selection in the 2015 MLS SuperDraft. ...
  • Fiji to host Oceania Women's Sevens in August

    Fiji Sports
    Rugby World Cup Sevens 2009 champions Australia, together with runners-up New Zealand, Pacific Games gold medallists Fiji and reigning Asia-Pacific Women’s Sevens champions Papua New Guinea will be the star attractions at the Oceania Women’s Sevens Cham...
  • Norton returns to FxPro Rugby

    International Sports
    Former Wallaby Sam Norton-Knight will return to FxPro Super Rugby after signing with the Emirates Western Force for two seasons. ...
  • Italy ready for Germany

    International Sports
    Joachim Löw may have betrayed his confidence by saying Germany "can beat any team in the world" but Italy coach Cesare Prandelli has belief, and history, on his side for the semi-final. ...
  • Spain reach final

    International Sports
    Cesc Fàbregas converted the winning spot kick as the holders reached Sunday's final on a Donetsk night of few chances and jangling nerves. ...
  • Ronaldo rues Portugal's luck

    International Sports
    Cristiano Ronaldo was left to rue Portugal's luck after losing on penalties, while team-mates Nélson Oliveira and Hélder Postiga said they could go home with their "heads held high". ...
  • Navua clinch League crown

    Local Sports
    Navua was crowned champions of the Fijian Soccer League of Greater Vancouver after a 5-1 demolition of Rewa at Coast Meridian Park. ...
  • Italy hands England shoot out heartache

    International Sports
    ROY HODGSON'S men were left to pick up pieces after suffering more heartache from the penalty spot against the Italians this evening. ...
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