Rugby World Cup Sevens 2018: Schedules & Results

Stay up to date on the Rugby World Cup Sevens 2018 with the full schedules and results for both the men's and women's tournaments below. Competition runs July 20-22 in San Francisco. Here's how the formats work: Women's tournament: There are 16 teams. They're paired off for the opening round of 16. The 8 winners advance to the Championship […]

Canadian teams fall at Rugby World Cup Sevens

SAN FRANCISCO — Canada's women's and men's rugby sevens team were both knocked out of title contention on Friday night at the Rugby World Cup Sevens. The women's team lost 24-19 to France on a last-second try that capped off a back-and-forth quarter-final match. The Canadians were 3-0 against the French this year, but it was France that […]

Liverpool CONFIRM Alisson transfer in world record £65m deal for Brazil goalkeeper

Chelsea and Real Madrid had been linked with a move for the 25-year-old but the Liverpool have beaten both clubs to solve a problem area for Klopp. Alisson told Liverpoolfc.com: “I’m really happy, it’s a dream come true to wear such a prestigious shirt for a club of this size that is used to always […]

Big banks like Goldman Sachs spectacularly failed to predict the World Cup winner — here’s why

Matthias Hangst/Getty Images Five major banks predicted the outcome of the World Cup in Russia, and all but one got it wrong. Goldman Sachs forecast that Brazil would lift the trophy, while UBS backed Germany. Banks were afflicted by the sheer unpredictability of this year’s tournament, which saw Croatia make it all the way to […]

Canadian teams ready for Rugby World Cup Sevens

It's been five years since the last Rugby World Cup Sevens in Moscow. Rugby sevens has reached new heights since that tournament, with its Olympic debut in Rio in 2016 a major benchmark for the sport's continued growth. Ghislaine Landry and Nathan Hirayama have been fixtures of Canada's women's and men's teams during that stretch of […]

Fortnite Save the World price drop is good news for Season 5 V-Bucks hunters

Epic Games have announced that their original Fortnite game is now cheaper to buy. The Fortnite Save the World price has been dropped by 50% for a short amount of time. The game will go back to full price after July 30, so fans have until the end of the month to decide whether to […]

See the French World Cup Team Parade the Trophy at Paris’ CDG Airport

See the French World Cup Team Parade the Trophy at CDG Advertiser Disclosure The credit card offers that appear on the website are from credit card companies from which ThePointsGuy.com receives compensation. This compensation may impact how and where products appear on this site (including, for example, the order in which they appear). This site […]

'Absolutely incredible': Elated Parisians extend heroes’ welcome to World Cup victors (VIDEO)

Thousands of Parisians descended on the capital’s streets on Monday to salute their football squad, as the victorious Les Bleus returned from Russia, bringing the FIFA World Cup trophy to home soil. The sense of unity and general excitement reached its apogee in France on Monday, as the country’s national football team, fresh from claiming […]

Russian punk protest group Pussy Riot takes responsibility for World Cup interruption when four people invaded the field

Shaun Botterill/Getty Images Sunday’s World Cup final ended with sound win by the French team over Croatia. One of the most thrilling parts of the match came when four people rushed onto the field. Now the Russian punk protest organization and band Pussy Riot has claimed responsibility for the game interruption. In a statement posted […]