12:30 PM Jun 10, 2014
Victor Bernardez (5) of Honduras fights for the ball against Neymar (10) of Brazil during the second half of a friendly soccer match at Sun Life Stadium in Miami Gardens, Fla., on Saturday, Nov. 16, 2013. (David Santiago/El Nuevo Herald/MCT)
Nobody is under more pressure to win than the host Brazilians, five-time champions whose green and yellow flag is synonymous with soccer, whose team brings the entire country to a halt when it plays, and whose multiracial players, with their samba-inspired moves and unbridled joy for O Jogo Bonito (The Beautiful Game) are worshiped across the globe.
3:30 PM Feb 7, 2014
The Olympic flame traveled to outer space and the North Pole, and now, ready or not, the 2014 Sochi Olympics are here.