What Man City’s victory over Tottenham means for Arsenal and the title race
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What Man City’s victory over Tottenham means for Arsenal and the title race

Manchester City’s 2-0 win over Tottenham has left Arsenal needing a miracle on the final day of the Premier League season to clinch the title. Victory for Pep Guardiola’s side on Tuesday night means they now sit at the top of the table on 88 points, two clear of second-placed Arsenal on 86. The only way Arsenal can clinch their…

Arsenal tops Man United, takes Premier League title race to the wire
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Arsenal tops Man United, takes Premier League title race to the wire

Arsenal kept its Premier League title dreams alive by ending an Old Trafford hoodoo to grind out a 1-0 win at Manchester United on Sunday, moving back top of the table and taking the championship battle down to the last weekend. Leandro Trossard scored the only goal on 20 minutes as Arsenal won for just…

NBA playoffs: Nuggets edge Timberwolves, Pacers thrash Knicks in game 4
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NBA playoffs: Nuggets edge Timberwolves, Pacers thrash Knicks in game 4

Nikola Jokic finished with 35 points, seven rebounds and seven assists as the Denver Nuggets held on for a 115-107 win over the Minnesota Timberwolves in game four of the NBA playoff Western Conference semifinal series in Minneapolis. Defending champions Nuggets outgunned the Timberwolves on Sunday as the Indiana Pacers pulled even with the New…

Lithuania’s Nauseda wins first round of presidential election
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Lithuania’s Nauseda wins first round of presidential election

Incumbent Gitanas Nauseda has won the first round of voting in Lithuania’s presidential election, putting him on track for a second and final term in office. With nearly all of the votes counted, former banker Nauseda was on 46 percent, just short of the overall majority needed for a first-round victory. Prime Minister Ingrida Simonyte…

Thousands protest against Israel’s participation in Eurovision final
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Thousands protest against Israel’s participation in Eurovision final

Thousands of people have protested in the Swedish city of Malmo against Israel’s participation in the Eurovision Song Contest, with Israel’s war on Gaza casting a shadow over the final of the glitzy contest. On Saturday, a large crowd of protesters gathered on the central square of the Swedish host city before marching towards the contest venue,…

Nottingham Forest 2-3 Chelsea: Raheem Sterling and Nicolas Jackson boost Blues’ chances of European football
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Nottingham Forest 2-3 Chelsea: Raheem Sterling and Nicolas Jackson boost Blues’ chances of European football

Mauricio Pochettino’s Blues thought they were heading to defeat as former player Callum Hudson-Odoi curled in a lovely finish to put Forest 2-1 up with 10 minutes left – after Willy Boly cancelled out Mykhailo Mudryk’s strike in the opening 15 minutes – but back came Chelsea with two goals out of the blue. Raheem…

Fulham 0-4 Man City: Josko Gvardiol nets double to move champions top and close in on Premier League trophy
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Fulham 0-4 Man City: Josko Gvardiol nets double to move champions top and close in on Premier League trophy

Manchester City took a significant step closer to a fourth successive Premier League title as Josko Gvardiol’s double moved them top of the table with an emphatic 4-0 win at Fulham. Two wins will be enough to guarantee City a fourth title in as many years but they could wrap up the league as soon…

Air Vanuatu goes into liquidation, thousands of passengers stranded
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Air Vanuatu goes into liquidation, thousands of passengers stranded

Air Vanuatu, the national carrier of the Pacific Islands nation of Vanuatu, has gone into liquidation a day after it cancelled all flights leaving thousands of travellers stranded. More than 20 flights to and from the Australian cities of Sydney and Brisbane, as well as the New Zealand city of Auckland have been cancelled, with…

Iranian man loses bid to be freed from Australian immigration detention
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Iranian man loses bid to be freed from Australian immigration detention

Australia’s High Court has dismissed a closely-watched bid by an Iranian asylum seeker demanding to be released from immigration detention because he feared being held indefinitely. The man has been resisting deportation from Australia since 2018, arguing that he would be at risk because of his sexual orientation and religious beliefs Known only as ASF17,…

Controversy Strikes as Bayern Munich Denied Late Equalizer by Disputed Offside Call
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Controversy Strikes as Bayern Munich Denied Late Equalizer by Disputed Offside Call

In a match fraught with tension, controversy erupted as Bayern Munich were denied what seemed like a clear equalizer deep into stoppage time. Matthijs De Ligt’s stunning half-volley found the back of the net, only for the jubilation to be cut short by the linesman’s flag for offside. Despite replays suggesting otherwise, referee Szymon Marciniak…