Quote of the Day

"We played by the rules. We ran a decent and honest campaign. It didn’t get us anywhere."
-- Football Federation Australia board member Jack Reilly, on the Aussies' bid for the 2022 World Cup. (THE AUSTRALIAN, 6/3)
Tuesday June 3, 2014 Vol. 2 — No. 248 Print This Issue

Top Stories

  • FIFA Feeling The Heat

    British PM David Cameron does not support stripping Russia of 2018 World Cup.

    Pressure is growing on FIFA to strip Qatar of hosting the 2022 World Cup "if new allegations of corruption are proved," according to Farmery, Dickinson & Pitel of the LONDON TIMES. However, British PM David Cameron said that FIFA "should be allowed to conclude its investigation," and hinted that "the vote may have to be held again."

  • Winding Down

    FIFA's Garcia says probe will end next week, but he won't consider new evidence.

  • Heart Attack

    Animal rights group skewers adidas over ad with footballers holding cow heart.

  • Global Aspirations

    IndyCar considers int'l races to enhance appeal.

  • Island Hopping

    BT signs two-year deal to broadcast Caribbean Premier League T20 tournament.

  • Star Attraction

    One Direction member Louis Tomlinson in talks to buy Doncaster Rovers.

  • Easing The Path

    IOC's Bach says new rules on hosting Games could help Africa bid.

  • Back In Town

    Rugby League's State of Origin will return to MCG in '15.

  • Almost Ready

    São Paulo's unfinished Corinthians stadium gets last World Cup test.

  • Football Bombing

    Bombing at Nigerian football stadium leaves at least 40 dead.

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