Articles by Sam Hoben



Moscow Revels During Night of Fun and Games

  • 23 May 08
  • Staff Writers
Almost three hours after the opening whistle sounded, United goalkeeper Edwin Van der Sar dived to his right to push Nicolas Anelka's penalty wide, and the Manchester United squad erupted into celebration.

Fans Felt Welcome, If a Bit Lost

  • 22 May 08
  • Staff Writers
Despite the expense of the flights from Britain, sky-high hotel rates and more than just the occasional difficulty in finding their way around, most of the fans at Wednesday's game had good things to say about the handling of the event.

Federer Tops Winners' List in St. Pete

Tennis was the big winner in St. Petersburg on Monday as Swiss ace Roger Federer and Belgium's Justine Henin picked up Laureus World Sportsmen awards.