Indian tennis doubles legend Sania Mirza was overcome with emotion as she bowed out of grand slam tennis.
Brazilian football legend Pele was buried at a private ceremony in Santos after a procession through the streets of the town in which he grew up. Commonly known as the king of football, Pele’s final resting place is at the Memorial Necropole Ecumenical, a thirty-storey-high cemetery building that overlooks the football pitch that made him...
Pelé, widely regarded as potentially the greatest player of all-time, has died aged 82. The Brazilian burst on to the scene as a young 17-year-old at the 1958 World Cup in Sweden, scoring a memorable brace in the final against the hosts.
The organisers of Qatar 2022 World Cup say they have proved critics, who had said the country of less than three million people could not handle an influx of more than a million fans, wrong. With rooms available in hotels, cruise ships and fan villages, they say concerns about capacity have been debunked.
Sky News host Paul Murray says he wants the 2022 FIFA World Cup in Qatar to be an “absolute failure” after it was revealed 6,500 people died building stadiums for the event. “Do not support this, do not support FIFA, do not support this event,” Mr Murray said.