No sweep

January 15, 2015 in Sports

[caption id="attachment_2459" align="alignleft" width="300"] Forcing: West Indies batsman Kieron Pollard tries to force the ball away during the third and final Twenty20 against South Africa in Durban, South Africa, yesterday. —Photo: AP[/caption] West Indies failed in their bid for a clean sweep, conjuring up a familiar...

Cristiano Ronaldo wins Ballon d’Or 2014

January 14, 2015 in Sports

(CNN)Cristiano Ronaldo has beaten Lionel Messi to the Ballon d'Or for the second successive year. The 29-year-old was voted best player in the world ahead of the Argentina and Barcelona forward and German international and Bayern Munich goalkeeper Manuel Neuer at a FIFA ceremony held in...