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PLAYER RATINGS: Croatia ends Canada’s knockout stage hopes in a dominant come-from-behind 4-1 win

Canada’s World Cup dream is done after the 4-1 loss this evening in Qatar to Croatia. After a very early goal from Alphonso Davies, Croatia turned up their level of play from the 15′ onward and scored four unanswered goals to record their first win of this tournament.   Andrej Kramaric was able to bag a … Read more

Canada Player Ratings: Davies gets redemption, but World Cup hopes end

AL RAYYAN, Qatar – The Canadian men’s national team’s first World Cup campaign in 36 years will end this Thursday. Andrej Kramaric and Marko Livaja wiped out Alphonso Davies’ early opener 67 seconds in, the first Canadian goal at a men’s World Cup, to lift Croatia to a 4-1 win. With the defeat, Canada will … Read more

No. 6 USC takes down No. 15 Notre Dame, improving CFP hopes heading into Pac 12 title game

The sixth-ranked USC Trojans already clinched a trip to the Pac 12 Championship, but in order to have any College Football Playoff hopes, they needed some help before their own game on Saturday. They got it with No. 2 Ohio State’s huge loss to No. 3 Michigan certainly helps USC. They got even more assistance … Read more

Texas A&M spoils No. 5 LSU’s College Football Playoff hopes

Devon Achane had a career-best 215 yards rushing with two touchdowns, and Texas A&M Aggies stunned No. 5 LSU 38-23 on Saturday night, all but certainly knocking the Tigers out of contention for the College Football Playoff. Conner Weigman threw two TD passes for the Aggies (5-7, 2-6 Southeastern Conference) and Demani Richardson returned a … Read more

Clemson’s CFP hopes crash as Tigers fall to South Carolina

Clemson had its nation-leading 40-game home winning streak snapped on Saturday, losing to rival South Carolina 31-30 in a mistake-filled performance that effectively eliminates the Tigers from College Football Playoff contention for a second straight season. The home winning streak was an ACC record, and it was the longest since Nebraska won 47 in a … Read more

South Carolina upsets No. 8 Clemson, all but ending Tigers’ CFP hopes

Spencer Rattler threw for 360 yards and two touchdowns, Mitch Jeter hit the go-ahead field goal with 11 minutes left and South Carolina crushed the playoff hopes of a second straight top-10 team with a 31-30 victory at No. 7 Clemson on Saturday. The Gamecocks (8-4, 3-2 SEC) were the talk of college football last … Read more

Messi saves Argentina’s World Cup hopes, Mexico tactics fail

LUSAIL, Qatar — Goals from Lionel Messi and Enzo Fernandez saved Argentina from elimination in the World Cup and defeated Mexico 2-0 on Saturday in Group C. In front of 88,966 fans at Lusail Stadium, the match was at first a nervy one with plenty of fouls but a lack of opportunities from either side. … Read more

No. 3 Michigan dominates No. 2 Ohio State in Columbus, keeping national championship hopes alive

Maybe last year’s win wasn’t a fluke. No. 3 Michigan traveled to Columbus as heavy underdogs, but you wouldn’t know it watching Saturday’s dominance. The Wolverines went into the Horseshoe and cruised to a 45-23 win over No. 2 Ohio State, their first win in Columbus since 2000. Saturday’s matchup was the first in which … Read more

Sino-U.S. talks renew climate hopes

Soon after the meeting of the heads of state of China and the United States ahead of the recent G20 Summit, the two countries’ special envoys on climate change held formal consultations on the sidelines of the COP27 United Nations climate change conference. The consultations, which occurred more than three months after China suspended climate … Read more