Saturday, November 17, 2018

Tag: World Cup

Report: Denver will be host city for 2026 World Cup

Denver will be a host city of the 2026 World Cup according to one report. And the official twitter account of the 20216 World Cup has the Mile High City as one of 23 finalists.

Mikaela Shiffrin wins second consecutive World Cup title

Mikaela Shiffrin secured her first place World Cup spot on Friday for the second year in a row.

The Once and Future Queens: Shiffrin ascendant after Vonn’s fairytale ending...

Lindsey Vonn, one of the greatest downhill skiers of all time, knew she was going to need a sizable lead, suggesting after that portion that "maybe I can pull out a miracle."

Eagle-Vail’s Shiffrin strikes gold in giant slalom in 2018 Olympic debut

Shiffrin improved upon her first run by a whopping 1.62 seconds, putting up an impressive 2:20.02 total, 0.39 seconds faster than silver medalist Ragnhild Mowinckel of Norway to claim the Olympic crown.

Tim Howard and USMNT are prepared for must-win battle at altitude

"There's not much advice you can give if you're not prepared for it, because it sucks," Howard said about his advice to teammates on playing at altitude.

Mikaela Shiffrin named Best of March by United States Olympic Committee

In addition to Shiffrin, USA Baseball pitcher Marcus Stroman and the U.S. World Baseball Classic Team also won Best of March honors.

Duchene feels NHL’s Olympic decision is ‘posturing,’ proclaims ‘it’s not over’

"It’s not over," Duchene told Mile HIgh Sports. "I think it’s a posturing move. I think, hopefully now, the real talks can start."

Dick’s Sporting Goods Park to host USMNT match against Trinidad &...

Having qualified for seven straight World Cups, expectations are a mile high for the USMNT. The altitude of their next match will match those expectations.

Matt Duchene gets his ring for Canada’s World Cup of Hockey...

Though he hasn't experienced much postseason success with the Avalanche, Matt Duchene does have his fair share of hardware earned while representing Canada.

Tim Howard records clean sheet in return to USMNT

On Friday, Howard returned to the net for the USMNT, and it could not have gone better for the 38-year-old. Four shots on net, four saves, a clean sheet.