Woman reveals ‘dead’ after doctors struggled to find heartbeat

A British mother, who was given a 6 percent chance of survival after her boyfriend found her “lifeless” on the couch, has revealed that as doctors fought to save her life, she experienced a “spiritual awakening”. Mindset coach Kirsty Bortoft, 49, of North Yorkshire, England, nearly died after her partner Stu, 47, found her at … Read more

Argentina win and breakaway C to set up Australian duel as Poland qualify for Mexico on goal difference to face France, Ben White leaves England camp for ‘personal reasons’

The 2022 World Cup groups are in the final stages with A, B, C and D all completed after Wednesday’s action. England came out on top in the ‘Battle of Britain’ to knock out Wales and book their place in the last 16, where they will face Senegal. The final matches in Group C proved … Read more

China Covid protests: the awkward silence of the foreign ministry spokesman during the press conference

A top Chinese official is temporarily speechless after being asked about the country’s ongoing protests against its zero-Covid policy. The brutally awkward silence by Foreign Ministry spokesman Zhao Lijian — called a “breakdown” and “complete breakdown” by social media users — came after a question from a Reuters journalist. “Given the widespread anger and frustration … Read more

Iran takes on US in winner-takes-all match to advance to World Cup knockout stages

CNN — After days of political tension and fiery off-field jokes between the countries, the knockout phase has already begun for the United States Men’s National Team (USMNT) at the World Cup – nothing short of a win on Tuesday will suffice as it takes on Iran in a winner-takes-all match. Whichever team wins will … Read more

FIFA World Cup in Qatar: live updates, scores, news, results, Ecuador vs Senegal, Netherlands vs Qatar, Iran vs USA, Wales vs England

The final matches of the World Cup group stage are here and there’s everything to play for, with spots in the round of 16 up for grabs. In group A, Ecuador and Senegal battle for the right to continue with the Netherlands, with the final position in the group still to be determined. Qatar has … Read more

tables, schedules, results, what each team needs, round of 16, qualification, groups, news

All 32 World Cup countries have played two of their three group stage matches. Only three countries – reigning champions France, favorites Brazil and Cristiano Ronaldo’s Portugal – have won both games to guarantee progression to the round of 16. Meanwhile, two countries – hosts Qatar and underdog Canada – have no chance of reaching … Read more

Sea Eagles have NRL organize pride round

Sea Eagles CEO Tony Mestrov says any call regarding a possible Pride round next year and beyond will be made by the NRL after this season’s fiasco that ruined the Manly final and ultimately cost Des Hasler his job. Seven Sea Eagles players refused to wear the rainbow jersey and chose to boycott the club’s … Read more

Australia vs West Indies, First Test, Perth, Teams, Weather, Tickets, Schedules, Times, Scores, Squads, Ultimate Guide

The first men’s test of the Australian summer has finally arrived and Pat Cummins confirms his XI for the first game against the West Indies on these shores in seven years. Ashes hero Scott Boland is left out of the XI (scroll down) with Mitchell Starc and Josh Hazlewood joining Cummins in the three-man pace … Read more

England 0-0 USA LIVE! World Cup 2022 results, match stream, last comment and updates today

England can book their place in the last 16 of the World Cup with one game to spare when they face the USA tonight. The opening 6-2 win over Iran got the Three Lions off to a flying start, the way that victory raised hopes that Gareth Southgate’s side would be ready for a deep … Read more

Supporters of Iran’s government confront protesters at the World Cup

AL RAYYAN, Qatar (AP) — Tensions ran high during Iran’s second World Cup match on Friday when fans supporting the Iranian government harassed those protesting it and stadium security seized flags, T-shirts and other items showing their support for the protest movement gripping the Islamic Republic. Some fans were stopped by security guards from taking … Read more