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Did Notre Dame's Arike Ogunbowale produce the best play of the year?

The 40 most incredible plays in sports of 2018

From LeBron James' dunks and heroics, to World Cup screamers, to the Minneapolis Miracle and Philly Special, 2018 was a jam-packed year for sports highlights.

From Meghan Markle to the World Cup: Here are the top 10 searches on Google in 2018

Google has unveiled its annual Year in Search for 2018, which includes the top-trending searches of the year.
Romelu Lukaku has become one of the biggest soccer stars in the world.

Manchester United and Belgian star Romelu Lukaku talks about his World Cup experience, the end of his international career, and a little advice Jay-Z ...

Romelu Lukaku has become one of the best strikers in the world with Manchester United and the Belgian national team. After a wild run in the World Cup, Lukaku is adjusting to the Premier League and set to continue to improve.

The star of the most clever play of the World Cup explained how he set up a game-winning goal without touching the ball

Romelu Lukaku's dummy play against Japan in the World Cup took some excellent field vision and intangible chemistry with his teammates. He said it was one of the best plays of his career.

The PKR flag has been seen all across the globe – but this may be the strangest sighting yet

The flag was also spotted at the World Cup game between Senegal and Poland.

Gillette’s new commercial with Neymar came up with a clever way to take advantage of his most controversial trait

In a new ad campaign, Brazil star Neymar has admitted that he exaggerates contact during soccer matches, behavior which drew heavy criticism during the most recent World Cup.
Midfielder Mesut Özil during what now looks like his last international appearance for Germany.

Mesut Özil retires from the German national team, accusing the federation of racism

Mesut Özil has retired from Germany's national soccer team following what he characterized as racist abuse and backlash from some media outlets and fans as well as mistreatment from the German football federation's president.
France won the World Cup, but only one bank saw it coming.

Big banks like Goldman Sachs spectacularly failed to predict the World Cup winner — here’s why

Banks were afflicted by the sheer unpredictability of this year's tournament, which saw the unfavored Croatia squad make it all the way to the final.

All the results from the 2018 World Cup

Every result from the 2018 World Cup from the opener to the final.
France's Kylian Mbappe celebrates with the trophy after winning the World Cup

France’s 19-year-old wunderkind is donating his World Cup winnings to charity — and the total could be more than $500,000

Kylian Mbappé's wages were estimated to be about £17,000 ($22,500) a game, with a £265,000 ($350,000) bonus for a World Cup win, but he won't see a penny of it. He's said to be donating his winnings to a charity offering sporting opportunities to children who are hospitalised or have disabilities.