Hockey-World-Hosts Argentina secure top spot with England win
ROSARIO, Sept 6 (Reuters) – Hosts Argentina, keeping their goal intact for the fourth successive match, beat England 2-0 Monday to win Pool B at the women’s hockey World Cup.
Balotelli set for Italy debut
Balotelli, who is being courted by Manchester City and will be one of only a handful of coloured players to have represented Italy, displayed his trademark single-mindedness by immediately grabbing the number nine striker jersey with Cassano taking 10.
Tired Gay succumbs to Dix in 200 meters
EUGENE, Oregon (Reuters) – Olympic bronze medalist Walter Dix edged out Tyson Gay in the former world champion’s hotly-anticipated return to the 200 meters at the Prefontaine Classic Diamond League meeting on Saturday.
Ex-Olympic champion Lavrova killed in crash MOSCOW (Reuters) – Former Olympic rhythmic gymnastics champion Natalia Lavrova died in a car accident on Friday, the Russian Rhythmic Gymnastics Federation said.
Just so you know, an Olympic athlete who wins gold is never referred to as an “ex” Olympian.
Vonn hurt by Mancuso jibe over popularity
Does anyone there have a journalism degree or maybe English?
Jibe = sailing term. Gibe = mocking term.
How does this make a worldwide article headline?
In British English, jibe is the correct spelling for the word Americans know as gibe: GBU Editor