AMSTERDAM - Former Bayern Munich and Netherlands forward Arjen Robben has announced his retirement from soccer.The 35-year-old Robben, who was thought to be looking for a new club after playing his last game for Bayern in May, said Thursday (Friday, ...
Jul 5, 2019
LE HAVRE, France - Even Netherlands forward Lineth Beerensteyn had to check that the number was right."Oh my God - seven," she exclaimed. "That's a lot."Europe sure is dominating this Women's World Cup.The Netherlands made it a ...
Jun 27, 2019
PORTO, Portugal - Three years after conquering European soccer for the first time, Portugal and Cristiano Ronaldo are celebrating another international title.Portugal won the inaugural UEFA Nations League tournament on Sunday, beating the Netherlands, 1-0, to lift its first trophy since ...
Jun 10, 2019
BOCAUE - Serbia remains the world's 3x3 kings.The Serbians edged out Netherlands in a low-scoring championship game, 16-13, to complete a hat-trick of men's titles in the Fiba 3x3 World Cup to on Tuesday night ...
Jun 12, 2018
BOCAUE - LONG bombs from the Netherlands buried the Philippine women's team in its debut in the 2018 Fiba 3x3 World Cup, falling to an 11-21 defeat on Friday at Philippine Arena.The fourth-seeded Dutch drained eight two-pointers to ...
Jun 8, 2018
AMSTERDAM - Arjen Robben, the wily winger who was a key player for the Netherlands during the last two World Cups, announced his retirement from the national team after scoring both goals in a victory over Sweden on Tuesday.It was a bittersweet ...
Oct 11, 2017
PARIS - France and Sweden will fight for automatic World Cup qualification next week and the Netherlands needs a miracle just to make it to the European playoffs.A lone goal from Blaise Matuidi was enough for France to labor past Bulgaria, 1- ...
Oct 8, 2017
THE HAGUE, Netherlands - Robin van Persie's return to the Netherlands squad lasted a half hour.The country's all-time leading scorer was a 64th-minute substitute in his team's 4-0 loss to France on Thursday ...
Sep 2, 2017
SAINT-DENIS, France - France regained control of its World Cup destiny with a comfortable 4-0 win against the Netherlands in Group A on Thursday, damaging Dutch hopes of qualification and moving Les Bleus three points clear of Sweden after it lost ...
Sep 1, 2017
DANILO Gallinari of the Los Angeles Clippers will miss the EuroBasket tournament after breaking a bone in his hand while playing for Italy.Video showed Gallinari throwing a punch and striking an opponent in the head Sunday as the Italians played an ...
Jul 31, 2017
THE Philippines fell to top-seed Netherlands, 13-10, on Wednesday to finish Day One of the 2017 Fiba Under-18 3x3 World Cup with a 1-1 win-loss record in Group A in Chengdu, China.The Filipino cagers put on ...
Jun 28, 2017
AGADIR, Morocco - Quincy Promes scored one goal and set up another as the 10-man Netherlands beat Morocco 2-1 in a friendly Wednesday (Thursday, Manila time).The Spartak Moscow winger opened the scoring in the 22nd and crossed for Vincent Janssen, ...
Jun 1, 2017
LOS ANGELES - Eddie Rosario's sacrifice fly drove in Carlos Correa with the winning run in the 11th inning, giving Puerto Rico a 4-3 victory over the Netherlands on Monday night (Tuesday, Manila time) and a spot in the World ...
Mar 21, 2017
SEOUL, South Korea - Nate Freiman's RBI double sparked a three-run first inning Thursday as Israel beat the Netherlands 4-2 to finish at the top of Pool A in the World Baseball Classic with a 3-0 record.Zach ...
Mar 10, 2017
AMSTERDAM - France lived up to its billing as favorite in World Cup qualifying Group A by beating the Netherlands 1-0 Monday (Tuesday, Manila time), thanks to a long-range strike by midfielder Paul Pogba and a late save by Hugo Lloris. ...
Oct 11, 2016
SPIJK, Netherlands - Scott Hend picked up four shots in his last five holes to finish at 14 under and take a one-shot lead into the final round of the KLM Open on Saturday.The Australian eagled the par-5 15th and ...
Sep 11, 2016
PARIS - A little-known goalkeeper from an unheralded club had an inspired night as Belarus held European Championship finalist France to a scoreless draw in their 2018 World Cup qualifier on Tuesday.Six years ago, Belarus beat a crisis-hit France team, ...
Sep 7, 2016
BANGKOK - The Netherlands pulled off a come from behind victory over Russia, 18-25, 23-25, 30-28, 25-21, 15-9, on Sunday to salvage the bronze medal in the 2016 FIVB World Women's Grand Prix at Huamark Indoor Stadium. ...
Jul 10, 2016
BANGKOK -- Brazil clobbered Netherlands, 25-18, 25-16, 25-23, to book the first seat in the finals of the FIVB Women's Volleyball World Grand Prix at Huamark Indoor Stadium on Saturday.Natalia Pereira led the way for the Brazilians with ...
Jul 9, 2016
BANGKOK, Thailand - Netherlands stalwart Robin de Krujif considers FIVB Women's Volleyball World Grand Prix a good gauge for the team before they see action in the Rio Olympics.The Dutch had a tough start in the tournament after losing to defending ...
Jul 7, 2016
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