June’s sporting month started with a bang after Liverpool beat Tottenham in the Champions League final and Andy Ruiz Jr shocked Anthony Joshua in the world heavyweight boxing title fight in New York. Liverpool’s 2-0 victory over Spurs in the Madrid final was the last club match in Europe this season. However, there’s still international football to come this week with the Uefa Nations League semi-finals and final in Portugal and the start of the Fifa Women’s World Cup in France. On Wednesday 5 June Portugal face Switzerland in the first Nations League semi-final in Porto then a day later the Netherlands take on England in Guimaraes. The Nations League final will be held on Sunday 9 June. All matches are live on Sky Sports. The Fifa Women’s World Cup starts on Friday 7 June when host nation France face South Korea (8pm, live on BBC One). There are 48 Women’s World Cup matches this month followed by the two semi-finals, … [Read more...] about 2019 sports event calendar and TV guide: what’s on in June?
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The first day of June promises to be a “Super Saturday” for sports fans. Top of the agenda is the Uefa Champions League final between Tottenham Hotspur and Liverpool. The Madrid clash kicks off at 8pm (BST) and is live on BT Sport 2 and BT Sport’s YouTube channel. In the Cricket World Cup New Zealand face Sri Lanka (10.30am) and Afghanistan take on Australia (1.30pm), while in horse racing the Epsom Derby will be held at 2pm (live on ITV). Saturday 1 June also sees Exeter take on Saracens in the Premiership Rugby final (3pm; live on BT Sport), the third round of the US Women’s Open golf major and the French Open tennis grand slam in Paris. To finish the day off boxing fans will need to stay awake until the early hours of Sunday as Anthony Joshua fights Andy Ruiz Jr in New York. The title fight is live on Sky Sports Box Office. Joshua vs. Ruiz Jr is expected to start between 3am and 4am (BST) on Sunday 2 June for UK viewers. June 2019 sporting … [Read more...] about 2019 sport calendar and live TV guide: what’s on in June?
The finals of the Champions League and Europa League will bring the season of men’s football to a close but there is still plenty to keep you entertained this season. It is not long to go until the 2019 Women’s World Cup in France, where 24 countries from around the world are competing for the biggest prize in the game - including England and Scotland, who lock horns in the group stages. Numerous players from Manchester United and Manchester City have been selected in Phil Neville's 23-strong squad and it is sure to be an entertaining summer. We have gathered everything you need to know below. When does it start? Host nation France open the tournament in Paris Saint-Germain’s Parc des Princes stadium on Friday June 7 against South Korea, with kick-off at 20:00 BST. Which teams are competing? France are joined in Group A by South Korea, Norway and Nigeria, while Germany, China, Spain and South Africa compete in Group B. Group C consists of Australia, Italy, Brazil and … [Read more...] about Everything you need to know ahead of the 2019 Women’s World Cup
PUBLISHED: 11:00 17 May 2019 Jacob Ranson Hornchurch manager Mark Stimson (Pic: Gavin Ellis/TGS Photo) ©TGS Photo tgsphoto.co.uk +44 1376 553468 Hornchurch have announced their pre-season fixtures to prepare for the 2019/20 Bostik Premier Division season. The Urchins will start off with an away match against Grays Athletic at Parkside Stadium on Saturday, July 6, before heading to Canvey Island the following weekend.They will then welcome National League champions Leyton Orient to Bridge Avenue on Tuesday, July 16. You may also want to watch: Mark Stimson's men host Chelmsford City on Saturday, July 20, before travelling away to Frenford the following week.It will then be National League South outfit Billericay Town at home on Tuesday, July 30 and a trip to Great Wakering Rovers on Saturday, August 3, before wrapping up their fixtures on Tuesday, August 6.Vice-chairman Colin McBride said: "Orient have said they will come down to us, so hopefully … [Read more...] about Hornchurch announce pre-season fixtures including Orient clash
Harry Winks has been included in England’s squad for next month’s Nations League Finals. The Tottenham midfielder underwent groin surgery at the end of April but is hopeful of being fit for the Champions League Final on June 1. England play Holland in Guimaraes just five days later and Gareth Southgate selected a large squad to give those returning from injury every chance to be available, especially with Spurs, Liverpool, Arsenal and Chelsea all engaged in European finals. Harry Kane has also been named in the 27-man squad, while Southampton's Nathan Redmond is the suprise name. Redmond, who is in alongside club team-mate James Ward-Prowse, scored nine goals in the second half of the season to put him back into Southgate's thoughts. Southgate said: "I think he finished the season really well. I think the new manager has had a positive effect: a lot of pace, playing the high press and he has started to score more regularly. "It is a really good opportunity … [Read more...] about England squad confirmed: Winks in ahead of Nations League finals