Belgium placed fourth in European cycling

Monday, 10 December 2018 18:14
Belgium placed fourth in the European Cycling Union rankings for the 2018 season with 486 points, behind France (1st, 537 pts), the Netherlands (2nd, 512 pts) and Czech Republic (3rd, 487).
Belgium has drawn Russia, Scotland, Cyprus, Kazakstan and Saint-Marin in group I for the qualifying round of Euro 2020.
Federal health minister Maggie De Block is reported to be considering scrapping social security advantages granted to professional football players, following the continuing revelations of corruption and match-fixing in the investigation known as Footgate or Operation Clean Hands (a reference to the Italian operation Mani Pulite against the Mafia in…
Belgium’s Nafissatou Thiam is one of five finalists for the title of  2018 World Female Athlete of the Year, the International Amateur Athletics Federation (IAAF) announced on Monday.
The Red Devils lost heavily to Switzerland (5-2) on Sunday in Lucerne.
Nina Derwael has become the first Belgian World Champion in Artistic Gymnastics by winning the Uneven Bars event in Doha on Friday.
An injury to the ligament of Kevin De Bruyne’s left knee will keep him off the field for 5 to 6 weeks, his club, Manchester City, confirmed on Friday.
Belgium’s Nina Derwael on Friday became world champion on the uneven bars at the Artistic Gymnastics World Championships in Doha.
The Brussels Government has given the green light for the launch of the 2018-2020 call for tenders for projects to create and renovate sports infrastructure in the capital’s communes.
In the report by its technical review group on the 2018 Football World Cup in Russia, FIFA commented upon the performance of each of the four semi-final teams.