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Belgium defeat England 2-0 to finish 3rd in FIFA World Cup 2018

Belgium beat England 2-0 in the World Cup third-place play-off on Saturday to secure their best ever finish at a World Cup and send Gareth Southgate`s side home with a second straight loss. France will face Croatia in Sunday`s final at the Luzhniki Stadium in Moscow. A fourth-minute goal from Thomas Meunier and an 82nd minute Eden Hazard strike earned Belgium the victory and the third-place, which improves on their

Former Number One Justine Henin to Coach Ukraine's Elina Svitolina

Former world number one Justine Henin of Belgium is set to serve as a coaching consultant to Ukraine’s top player Elina Svitolina, local media reported Thursday. “I’m very happy that Justine will join our team,” Ukrainian sports website www.tennis.sport.ua quoted Svitolina, 21, as saying. The contract of the 33-year-old Belgian says that she will act as a special consultant to Svitolina, currently ranked 21st in the world. “It’s too early

Hockey India sacks men's team chief coach Paul van Ass

Chief coach of the Indian men’s national hockey team, Paul van Ass, was on Monday sacked by Hockey India. “I have been fired by Hockey India”, said the Dutchman to the media as he confirmed the news. Barely five months into the job, uncertainty loomed large over Van Ass’ continuing as Indian men’s hockey team’s chief coach with current and former India players feeling that Dutchman’s absence could prove to

Felipe Massa says Williams can challenge F1 leaders Mercedes

Williams driver Felipe Massa has said that his team can challenge Formula One leaders Mercedes in individual races after the season restarts at Spa in Belgium.The Brazilian driver also said that Williams could finish second in this year`s Formula One constructors` championship.Williams is much improved after a miserable 2013 following their decision to run the dominant Mercedes engine, and although the German team is way out in front, Massa believes

Gonzalo Higuain strike takes Argentina to World Cup semi-final

Striker Gonzalo Higuain scored when it mattered as his opportunistic strike helped Argentina beat Belgium 1-0 to enter the World Cup semi-final after 24 long years ending their `quartefinal jinx` that affected them during the last two editions.The last time when the `Albicelestes` reached semi-final was `Italia 90` where the Diego Maradona-led team lost the final 0-1 to West Germany.In recent editions, Argentina have lost twice in the quarterfinals in

Argentina scrape 1-0 extra time win over Swiss

Angel Di Maria scored in the 118th minute Tuesday to give Argentina a 1-0 win over Switzerland after extra time and a spot in the World Cup quarterfinals. With a penalty shootout looming, Lionel Messi made a surging run toward the Swiss area and laid the ball off to Di Maria on the right, and the winger sent a left-foot shot past diving goalkeeper Diego Benaglio. Blerim Dzemaili nearly equalized

One in 16 people addicted to sex

One in 16 people in the UK are addicted to taking part in sexual acts every day, a new study has revealed. According to some experts, sex addiction is now worse than drugs or booze, the Sun reported. The study by scientists at Belgium’s Liege University found that men are three times likelier than woman to be addicted. They told the publication that compulsive flirting, addiction to porn , phone-sex,