A century later, mythic thud of ball still heard

PLOEGSTEERT, Belgium - On the side of a windswept field filled...battlegrounds known as Flanders Fields in western Belgium, scene of some of the most horrendous...on Aug. 4 when the German invasion of Belgium kicked off a series of events which quickly...
US World Cup ends with 2-1 extra time loss to Belgium

...with a loss in extra time in the World Cup's round of 16.Belgium scored twice in extra time then held on for a 2-1 win Tuesday...tilted.The 35-year-old Howard kept saving his team. Belgium had 38 shots to 14 by the U.S.But when Matt Besler lost...
Sports on TV

...Francisco at St. LouisSOCCER10:30 a.m., ESPN2 - UEFA, qualifier for European Championship, Bosnia-Herzegovina vs. Belgium, at Zenica, Bosnia-Herzegovina10:30 a.m., FS1 - UEFA, qualifier for European Championship, Iceland vs. Netherlands...
Today in sports history

...deficit to beat the Calgary Flames 6-5. Chicago fell behind 5-0 in the first period before overtaking the Flames.2013 - Belgium's Frederik Van Lierde wins the Ironman World Championship and Australia's Mirinda Carfrae takes the women's race for...
Today in sports history

...Martina Hingis' 80-week reign at the top of women's tennis after Hingis lost in the quarterfinals of the Porsche GP to Belgium's Dominique Van Roost.2004 - Texas Tech beats Nebraska 70-10, the worst lost in the Cornhuskers' storied 114-year...
Brazil, Belgium tough day; Russia-Korea draw

...0-0 draw in its second game in Group A.Belgium - a long-shot pick for the title - also...after coach Fabio Capello put him in.Belgium looked anything but frightening in a first...and kept the ball well, looked to hit Belgium on the counterattack and took the lead...
Not For Web
'Ernest & Celestine' a delightful film with a painterly touch

"Ernest & Celestine," the charming French-Belgium animated film and Oscar contender, is about a bear and a...they can be.The film is directed by three filmmakers, Belgium veterans Vincent Patar and Stephane Aubier, probably best...
Italy's Vincenzo Nibali wins Tour de France

...same time.13. Greg Van Avermaet, Belgium, BMC Racing, same time.14. Adrien...Cofidis, same time.15. Sep Vanmarcke, Belgium, Belkin Pro Cycling, same time.16...same time.20. Johan Van Summeren, Belgium, Garmin-Sharp, same time.Also27...
Au revoir, Froome: Reigning tour champ drops out in Stage 5

...cobblestones along France's border with Belgium.The 29-year-old Team Sky leader...they would face on the roads from Ypres, Belgium to Arenberg Porte du Hainaut. It''s most visually dramatic crash, Belgium's Jurgen van den Broeck hurtled over...
Klinsmann was right: team not ready to win

...Wednesday, a day after the 2-1 loss to Belgium in extra time.From Wall Street to the...average of 1.6 million watched the loss to Belgium on digital streams."People now start...substitutes, and Yedlin was stellar against Belgium when he replaced injured right back Fabian...


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