And so we come back to that age-old debate.
Olympic champions The Netherlands were able to overcome a defensively minded South Korean team to win the women’s final at the World Hockey League semi-final in Antwerp, Belgium.
German's Holtwick and Semmler breeze through at Beach Volleyball World Championship, while Brazilians dominate semi-final line-ups
Germany’s Katrin Holtwick and Ilka Semmler reached the semi-final phase of the Beach Volleyball World Championship for the first time in their career after a busy day of action in The Netherlands which saw last 16 and quarter-final matches held in both the men’s and women’s competition.
Three Dutch men's pairings advance to Beach Volleyball World Championships last 32 in front of home crowd
Three Dutch men’s pairings advanced to the knock-out phase of the Beach Volleyball World Championships, in front of their home crowd in The Netherlands, as the pool phase came to a close.
Defending champions Brouwer and Meeuwsen reach knock-out stage of Beach Volleyball World Championships after second victory
Defending men's world champions Alexander Brouwer and Robert Meeuwsen secured their second win of the Beach Volleyball World Championships in front of their home crowd in The Netherlands.
Cuba’s men claimed a shock victory over Poland of the second day of the Beach Volleyball World Championships in The Netherlands.
Japan kept their hopes of defending their FIFA Women’s World Cup crown alive as they reached the quarter-finals with a 2-1 victory over The Netherlands at the BC Place Stadium in Vancouver.
Argentina fightback denies Northern Ireland quarter-final place at Cerebral Palsy Football World Championships
Argentina launched a stunning late recovery as they fought back from 3-1 down to earn a crucial point from their match against Northern Ireland as the group phase at the Cerebral Palsy Football World Championships drew to a dramatic close at St George's Park in Burton upon Trent in England.
Three Turkish cities are reportedly considering a bid for the 2019 European Games after Turkish Olympic Committee (TOC) vice-president Hasan Arat suggested the country may put itself forward to host the event after The Netherlands pulled out two days before the inaugural competition here.
United States come from behind to book place in next round at Cerebral Palsy Football World Championships
The United States booked their place in the next round of the Cerebral Palsy Football World Championships as they came from a goal down to beat Scotland 2-1 at St George’s Park in Burton upon Trent in England.
Reigning Copa América champions Brazil showed why they are one of the pre-tournament favourites after they hammered Scotland 6-0 at the Cerebal Palsy Football World Championships at St George’s Park in Burton upon Trent in England.
Germany booked their place in the next round of the FIFA Women’s World Cup with a comfortable 4-0 win over minnows Thailand at the Winnipeg Stadium.
Russia claimed both the men’s and women’s artistic gymnastics team competition European Games gold medals here to firmly back up their billing as pre-tournament favourites.
Hosts Argentina and Olympic champions Germany both booked their spot at next year's Games in Rio de Janeiro with victories in the last four at the Hockey World League semi-final event in Buenos Aires.
Norwegian defender Maren Mjelde’s superbly-executed free-kick saw Norway frustrate two-time champions Germany with a 1-1 draw at the FIFA Women’s World Cup.