The US Army’s ‘Street Fighter V’ tournament starts Saturday

The US Army is getting in on the esports craze too, but the game isn’t one you might expect. Instead of PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds or Rainbow Six Siege, the military is hosting a tournament for Street Fighter V. The competition will be broadcast on Twitch starting tomorrow from Fort Bliss. The winner from each garrison (tournaments […]

Fortnite Summer Skirmish tournament results, winners and current standings

Epic Games announced a new Fortnite series that would be shown on Twitch and included some big prize money earlier this month. And the first week of the Fortnite Summer Skirmish just ended with full results confirmed by the Epic team. For those that don’t know, the Summer Skirmish series includes a range of new […]

World Cup: Top 10 facts about FIFA’s international football tournament

1. The Jules Rimet Trophy for the World Cup is named after the Frenchman who was President of FIFA from 1921-1954. 2. Jules Rimet served as an officer in the French Army during the First World War and was awarded a Croix de Guerre. 3. The trophy was stolen in London in the run-up to […]

World Cup 2018: England captain Harry Kane issues war cry ahead of tournament opener

After the abject exits from the last two major champions with their tail between the legs, it is the kind of Churchillian rhetoric England needs from its captain. And as ever, it seems, once again the Tottenham star delivered. “We want to take this tournament head on,” he vowed. “There will be tough moments, there […]

The 2018 World Cup is only 2 weeks away — here’s who has won every tournament since 1930

Getty Images Read all of Business Insider’s World Cup coverage here. The 21st edition of the FIFA World Cup, a tournament contested every four years, kicks off in just over two weeks on June 14, and pits 32 nations against each other over a three-week period. Brazil is the most successful World Cup nation of […]

Second annual Rocket League tournament opens registration today

Developer Psyonix is once again teaming up with esports platform Faceit and the NBC Sports Group for its Universal Open Rocket League tourney. It’s the soccer-with-cars’ second annual competition, and this year, it will include European qualifiers. Competitors can sign up at the Universal Open site, and the first match will be on May 28…Read […]

Roger Federer confirms tennis return and picks comeback tournament

Federer, 36, is currently enjoying a two month break as he rests and recovers during the clay-court season. The Swiss star started 2018 in top form as he won the Australian Open to take his career Grand Slam tally up to 20. Success at the Rotterdam Open and an Indian Wells final appearance swiftly followed […]

Miami Open 2018: Juan Martin del Potro already thinking beyond tournament

The Argentinian has enjoyed a fruitful start to 2018, winning two tournaments so far. Del Potro picked up the Mexican Open in February before ending Roger Federer’s unbeaten run at the Indian Wells Masters. The 29-year-old is now hot-favourite to win the Miami Open this week. But Del Potro is already thinking beyond his time […]

Tournament Battle is Capcom’s gift to Nintendo Switch Street Fighter fans

If you’re a Street Fighter fan, yet you don’t own a Nintendo Switch, the upcoming Street Fighter 30th Anniversary Collection may trigger you. Capcom is adding one slightly rare chapter of the Street Fighter series to the 30th Anniversary Collection, Super Street Fighter II : The New Challengers – Tournament Battle … and it…Read More

Texas did everything wrong in the final 20 seconds to blow a big shot at an upset and advancing in the NCAA Tournament

Mark Humphrey The Texas Longhorns blew a 14-point second-half lead and lost in overtime to Nevada in the first round of the NCAA Tournament. Texas had a good chance to win the game in regulation but committed several blunders in the final 20 seconds. Texas blew a 14-point second-half lead against Nevada, but it was […]