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2 months ago

Nigeria's Super Eagles crash out -- The Super Eagles won all their three group games but came unstuck against Tunisia's Carthage Eagles in Garoua. What promised to be a long campaign was brought to an abrupt end at the first knockout stage.

10 hours ago

AFCON: The unraveling of Algeria -- The Fennec Foxes had gone into the tournament as favorites with an unbeaten run dating back to 2018. However, they failed to win a single game and are on their way home after the group stage.

10 hours ago

The fall of Ghana's Black Stars -- The four-time African champions suffered an unlikely group stage exit from the competition after failing to win any of their three games in Cameroon. The decade-long progress that they have enjoyed has come to an end.

6 days ago

Tolisso makes contract case as Bayern cruise -- Once Bayern Munich's most expensive signing, Corentin Tolisso is widely expected to soon leave on a free transfer. But the Frenchman scored again as Bayern brushed aside Hertha Berlin, and he may yet earn a new deal.

1 day ago

Malen magic masks Dortmund deficiencies -- Donyell Malen has had a slow start to life at Borussia Dortmund, but his best display yet helped them keep some pressure on Bayern Munich. BVB won but didn't convince against Hoffenheim and lost Erling Haaland to injury.

2 days ago

Diaby crashes Pepi party in Leverkusen rout -- FC Augsburg and new signing Ricardo Pepi were no match for Bayer Leverkusen, who, despite a host of absentees, continued their top-four push with a dominant display. Moussa Diaby again impressed for the Werkself.

2 days ago

Criticism of 'pathetic' Peng Shuai t-shirt ban -- Tennis great Martina Navratilova has criticized Tennis Australia after fans were asked to remove T-shirts bearing the slogan 'Where is Peng Shuai?' There have been recent concerns for the Chinese player's safety.

7 hours ago

Commercial mountaineering in winter -- Until a few years ago, winter mountaineering was the sole domain of the toughest of extreme professional climbers. But now commercial expedition organizers are starting to get in on the act.

3 days ago

LGBTQ athletes in China: tolerated at best -- You could count the number of Chinese star athletes who have dared to come out on one hand. Sexual diversity is tolerated in China — but only if LGBTQ people keep their sexual orientation to themselves.

5 days ago

From sports stars to exiles -- For the sportspeople who opposed the regime of Alexander Lukashenko, life looks very different, with many in exile. But what has happened since they left Belarus? DW spoke to some of those making new lives elsewhere.

3 days ago

Live game helps Nigerian refugees dream big - Twenty-four girls from the Minawao refugee camp were given tickets to watch Nigeria at the African Cup of Nations. The chance to watch their team live was the adventure of a lifetime.

3 days ago

Avoiding COVID-19 ahead of Beijing 2022 -- COVID-19 looms large over prospective Winter Olympians making final preparations for the Beijing Games. As excitement builds, so do fears that a positive test could end their Olympic dreams.

3 days ago

Cybersecurity flaws leave Olympians at risk -- Anyone traveling to the Beijing Olympics is required to document their health for authorities. But the My 2022 smartphone app has vulnerabilities that could lead to hacking, a security report obtained by DW has found.

3 days ago

IOC reacts to cybersecurity concern -- After concerns were raised about flaws in the Beijing 2022 Winter Olympics app, the International Olympic Committee has responded to worries about the Chinese My 2022 smartphone app for Olympic Games participants.

6 days ago

Winter Olympics sans real snow - Creating slopes for the Winter Olympics requires huge amounts of energy and water.

2 days ago

Female Ski Jumping on the Rise -- Selina Freitag is one of Germany's biggest ski jumping talents. What does it take to fly over 100 meters?

11 days ago

German takes on world's northernmost sled dog race -- Can sled-dog racer Andreas Barth really conquer the Arctic?

24 days ago

In a rowboat across the Atlantic -- Almost 5,000 kilometers across an ocean in just 40 days. Will four women pass the hardest test of their lives?

1 month ago

Qatar 2022: Why we'll all take part after all -- Human rights, corruption and labor conditions are just three reasons why many are even calling for a boycott.

1 month ago

DW Kick off on Facebook -- This is the place to come to find all of our Bundesliga and other football-related content on Facebook.

3 months ago

DW Sports on Twitter -- News and background stories from football and the rest of the world of sports, from Germany's international broadcaster.

2 years ago

DW Kick Off on Instagram -- News and background stories from football and the rest of the world of sports, from Germany's international broadcaster.

2 years ago