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UK Cypriot Antonis Vasiliou shines in Barnet 1-1 draw with Wycombe Wanderers

The Bees conceded a last minute goal as they drew to League One side Wycombe Wanderers in their second pre-season friendly.

Dan Sparkes second half strike was cancelled out by a late goal from a Wycombe trialist, in an entertaining …

Wait goes on for Williams as inspired Halep wins Wimbledon

Serena Williams remained tantalisingly one short of a record-equalling 24 Grand Slam singles titles as Simona Halep thrashed the off-key American in a one-sided Wimbledon final on Saturday.

Halep began the week halting American 15-year-old Coco Gauff’s dream run and …

Last-gasp Mahrez stunner sends Algeria into Nations Cup final

Algeria forward Riyad Mahrez’s stunning free kick in stoppage time gave Algeria a 2-1 win over Nigeria in a tense Africa Cup of Nations semi-final played in a volatile atmosphere on Sunday.

It was a goal from the moment it …

Hamilton flies the flag with pride in record British GP win

Formula One champion Lewis Hamilton wrote a new chapter in British Grand Prix history on Sunday with a record sixth home win that he ranked as one of the best and proudest days of his life.

With the Union Jack …

Djokovic beats Federer in Wimbledon epic to win fifth title

Novak Djokovic again proved the toughest nut for Roger Federer to crack, repelling all the Swiss threw at him in an epic duel to win a fifth Wimbledon crown in the longest singles final in the tournament’s 133-year history on …

England win cricket World Cup title

England ended their 44-year wait for a maiden 50-overs World Cup title by beating a gutsy New Zealand side on boundaries after a tied Super Over amidst heart-stopping drama on Sunday.

Chasing 242 for victory, Ben Stokes’ scintillating 84 not …

Sir Mo Farah visits Enfield school

Quadruple Olympic champion Sir Mo Farah got a hero’s welcome when he visited St Edmund’s Roman Catholic Primary School to join pupils on a jog round their playground.

The school in Hertford Road, Edmonton, won a visit from the track …

UK Cypriots playing through adversity

Football Doctor played a match v FC Not Alone at Haringey Borough FC. Team Football Doctor was made up of some amazing human beings who have all experienced some tough challenges and adversity but shown tremendous resilience and courage put …

Cypriot beach volleyball teams win silver and bronze in Slovenia 

Cypriot beach volleyball players Mariota Aggelopoulou and Manolina Constantinou won on Saturday the silver medal, at the MEVZA tournament that wrapped up in the Slovenian city of Mokronog. They were beaten in the final by the Croat team of Radanovic …

Former England striker Peter Crouch announces retirement

Former England striker Peter Crouch announced on Friday his retirement from football after more than two decades as a professional.

The 38-year-old former Tottenham Hotspur, Liverpool and Stoke City striker spent last season at Burnley but his contract ended last …