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Young Russians see lives changed by feel-good World Cup

BBC - Sat, 07/14/2018 - 7:16pm
Nothing prepared the country for the vibrant experience of hosting the tournament.

The power-sharing dream: Where women rule in the world

BBC - Sat, 07/14/2018 - 7:13pm
For the first time the Spanish government has more women than men - but where else are females taking the lead?

'Why I keep my vasectomy a secret'

BBC - Sat, 07/14/2018 - 7:08pm
Experts say male sterilisation could be the solution to Africa's population crisis, but uptake remains low.

World Cup through the eyes of young Russia

BBC - Sat, 07/14/2018 - 7:07pm
From rappers to young professionals, how was it for them?

Household Cavalry: Behind the scenes at Bodney camp

BBC - Sat, 07/14/2018 - 7:06pm
Join the mounted regiment at their annual summer camp as they swap London life for rural Norfolk.

Massive iceberg threatens Greenland village

BBC - Sat, 07/14/2018 - 6:59pm
A huge iceberg has drifted close to a village in western Greenland, prompting a partial evacuation.

World Cup final 2018: France v Croatia - your guide to Sunday's match

BBC - Sat, 07/14/2018 - 5:58pm
Croatia can become the lowest-ranked team to win the World Cup, while France are aiming to make up for Euro 2016 heartbreak when they meet on Sunday.

Mbappe v Modric - who will come out on top?

BBC - Sat, 07/14/2018 - 5:23pm
Two stars of the 2018 World Cup, France's Kylian Mbappe and Croatian captain Luka Modric go head-to-head in the final - but who will come out on top?

Adrian Chiles: Why I feel blessed Croatia are in the final

BBC - Sat, 07/14/2018 - 4:50pm
BBC Radio 5 live presenter Adrian Chiles - whose mother is Croatian - tells his story of how he will watch a "special" team that he loves in the World Cup final.

Novak Djokovic 'not much to lose' against Kevin Anderson in Wimbledon final

BBC - Sat, 07/14/2018 - 4:09pm
Novak Djokovic says he has "not much to lose" when he goes for his first Grand Slam title in almost two years against Kevin Anderson at Wimbledon.

Serena Williams says Wimbledon shows she can still contend at Slams

BBC - Sat, 07/14/2018 - 3:49pm
Serena Williams says her run to the Wimbledon final shows she can still be a contender to win Grand Slams.

England v India: Virat Kohli backs MS Dhoni after defensive tactics

BBC - Sat, 07/14/2018 - 3:28pm
Virat Kohli says MS Dhoni did nothing wrong in playing defensively during India's 86-run defeat against England at Lord's.

Wimbledon 2018: Is Jack Draper the next star of British tennis?

BBC - Sat, 07/14/2018 - 2:56pm
British teenager Jack Draper channels his inner Andy Murray as he goes for the boys' title at Wimbledon.

Wimbledon 2018: Sweaty Nadal, brilliant Kerber, butterflies & day 12 funnies

BBC - Sat, 07/14/2018 - 2:29pm
Watch the quirkier moments from women's final day at Wimbledon as the stars are out in force and Angelique Kerber stuns Serena Williams on Centre Court.

World Cup Golden Boot: Harry Kane on brink of finishing as top scorer

BBC - Sat, 07/14/2018 - 1:47pm
England striker Harry Kane is in a commanding position to finish as top scorer at the World Cup, with one match remaining.

Autistic boy's mum praises 'lovely' school prom classmates

BBC - Sat, 07/14/2018 - 12:50pm
Brodie Smith had set off for his school prom alone when he was met by the five girls in their car.

100 Women: 'I was a World Cup honey shot'

BBC - Sat, 07/14/2018 - 10:18am
Natalia Betancourt was picked out of the crowd by cameras at the World Cup 2014, launching her into an unexpected world of fame.

France v Croatia, World Cup final: How nation of four million reached final

BBC - Sat, 07/14/2018 - 10:06am
The story of Croatian football success is mostly one of achievement in spite of numerous obstacles put in front of the players.

Wimbledon: Kate and Meghan greeted by cheers

BBC - Sat, 07/14/2018 - 9:33am
It is the royal pair's first engagement together without their spouses.

In pictures: France marks Bastille Day with spectacular parade

BBC - Sat, 07/14/2018 - 6:53am
Stunt bikes, brightly-coloured uniforms and aircraft displays formed part of the annual parade.