Posts Tagged England

Chelsea, Man City play to draws in England

Chelsea’s Eden Hazard is congratulated by his teammates after scoring a goal during the English Premier League soccer match between Southampton and Chelsea at St Mary's Stadium, Southampton, England, Sunday, Dec. 28, 2014. (AP Photo/Tim Ireland)

LONDON (AP) — Chelsea kept its three-point lead at the midpoint of the Premier League season Sunday despite a 1-1 draw at fourth-place Southampton.

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Silviniaco Conti wins King George VI Chase again

KEMPTON, England (AP) — Silviniaco Conti cruised to victory in the King George VI Chase for the second straight year on Friday, taking the lead early and producing a brilliant display of jumping to win by about six lengths.

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Bad news for Balotelli as Liverpool alter system

A Liverpool supporter dressed in the stereotypical image of Jesus holds up a sign supporting manager Brendan Rodgers before the team's English Premier League soccer match against Arsenal at Anfield Stadium, Liverpool, England, Sunday Dec. 21, 2014. (AP Photo/Jon Super)

MANCHESTER, England (AP) — There’s a very different feel to Christmas Day at Liverpool this season.

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To reduce elitism, British horse racing educating spectators

In this June 18, 2014 file photo, Britain's Queen Elizabeth II walks in the parade ring followed by the Emir of Qatar, Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani, on the second day of the Royal Ascot horse racing meeting at Ascot, England. British horse racing authorities  have launched an online campaign to explain various aspects of horse racing, in an effort to broaden the appeal of the sport and make it less elitist.  (AP Photo/Alastair Grant, File)

LONDON (AP) — The sport of kings is trying to become less elitist by breaking down knowledge barriers.

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Soccer coach charged with murder in Liverpool

LIVERPOOL, England (AP) — A soccer coach accused of murdering an off-duty police officer has appeared in an English court.

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