Tag: World Cup
As the US Women's National Team battles in the World Cup, Mallory Pugh is looking to make her mark.
The U.S. Women’s soccer team will play a World Cup tune-up against Australia in April at the Rapids’ home park.
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 secured her first place World Cup spot on Friday for the second year in a row.
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."
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.
"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.
In addition to Shiffrin, USA Baseball pitcher Marcus Stroman and the U.S. World Baseball Classic Team also won Best of March honors.
"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."
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.