Thousands flock to see the total eclipse

But will the weather ruin the event?


Germany inch closer to Euro 2012 spot

Germany all but assure their place at Euro 2012 finals with a comfortable 3-1 victory in Azerbaijan.


Italy on track for Euro 2012

Germany and Italy move closer to European qualification as France stall against Belarus.


Do I have to play?

NFL serves up Super Bowl entree in Hawaii but players' and fans' appetite for the all-star Pro Bowl is debatable.


Big guns fire in Euro qualifiers

French get first win in six as Germany, England, Italy and the Dutch all win Euro 2012 qualifiers but Portugal lose.


'Wounded lions' face Bosnia test

Laurent Blanc's France desperately need to get their Euro 2012 campaign back on track in Sarajevo.


Zidane helps rebuild reputations

Former World Cup winner drafted in to inspire shamed French as Euro 2012 qualifiers kick off.