Football fans welcome Senderos back home

Football fans welcome Senderos back home

Sept. 11, 2019, 6:44 a.m.
Football fans are delighted to hear former Swiss international Philippe Senderos is coming back home.
Alpine wrestling festival begins in Zug

Alpine wrestling festival begins in Zug

Aug. 23, 2019, 9:25 a.m.
One of the biggest sporting events in Switzerland starts today. 
Swiss footballer feared dead in Lake Como

Swiss footballer feared dead in Lake Como

July 1, 2019, 10:24 a.m.
A Swiss national football player is feared drowned in Lake Como.
Base jumper dies in Lauterbrunnen

Base jumper dies in Lauterbrunnen

Dec. 14, 2018, 6:48 a.m.
A French base jumper has died in the Bernese Oberland. The 44-year-old jumped from the cliff in the Lauterbrunnen val...
Sport injures 400,000 Swiss per year

Sport injures 400,000 Swiss per year

Dec. 7, 2018, 10:02 a.m.
Being a sporty person is dangerous. 
Small football club loses thousands of francs in fraud case

Small football club loses thousands of francs in fraud case

Nov. 1, 2018, 9:01 a.m.
The minor league Zurich football club, FC Rafzerfeld, was due to be celebrating the building of a new clubhouse and m...
Plans to tighten water sports rules on Lake Geneva

Plans to tighten water sports rules on Lake Geneva

July 17, 2018, 9:23 a.m.
Rules and regulations concerning water sports on Lake Geneva are set to be tightened as Swiss and French authorities ...
Swiss footballer angered by dual-national comments

Swiss footballer angered by dual-national comments

July 9, 2018, 8:20 a.m.
The Swiss footballer Granit Xhaka has hit back after comments from the general secretary of the Swiss Football Federa...
Federer's sponsor deal under fire from NGOs

Federer's sponsor deal under fire from NGOs

July 6, 2018, 7:02 a.m.
Roger Federer’s massive sponsorship deal with the Japanese clothing brand Uniqlo is being slammed by NGOs.
Switzerland out of World Cup after dull game

Switzerland out of World Cup after dull game

July 4, 2018, 7:59 a.m.
Switzerland is out of the World Cup and the press and pundits agree – it was a dull game and the team just didn...
Unions ask employers to be understanding ahead of crunch Swiss match

Unions ask employers to be understanding ahead of crunch Swiss match

July 3, 2018, 6:47 a.m.
Swiss works unions are asking employers to be lenient this afternoon and let workers watch Switzerland’s knock ...
Police ask football fans to be sensible when celebrating

Police ask football fans to be sensible when celebrating

June 29, 2018, 6:21 a.m.
Police forces around the country are warning football fans to be sensible as they celebrate the national team’s...
Switzerland through to knock-out World Cup stages

Switzerland through to knock-out World Cup stages

June 28, 2018, 6:42 a.m.
Switzerland is through to the next round of the World Cup after a 2 all draw with Costa Rica. All they needed was ...
Swiss players escape match ban

Swiss players escape match ban

June 26, 2018, 7:10 a.m.
The Swiss players criticized for making a hand gestures of the Albanian eagle after scoring goals at the World Cup wi...
Swiss players could face crucial two match ban

Swiss players could face crucial two match ban

June 25, 2018, 6:22 a.m.
The Swiss footballers, Granit Xhaka and Xherdan Shaqiri face a two match ban after their controversial goal celebrati...
Passengers complain train breakdown caused them to miss World Cup

Passengers complain train breakdown caused them to miss World Cup

June 21, 2018, 6:58 a.m.
Hundreds of train commuters are complaining they missed the start of Switzerland’s opening World Cup game due t...
National delight at World Cup result

National delight at World Cup result

June 18, 2018, 6:54 a.m.
The Swiss press is ecstatic this morning following the team’s 1 all draw against Brazil in their opening World ...
You can only blow horns for an hour after World Cup games!

You can only blow horns for an hour after World Cup games!

June 15, 2018, 9:26 a.m.
With the World Cup underway – we can expect car horns blaring to celebrate wins.
Swiss police to go to Russia for World Cup

Swiss police to go to Russia for World Cup

June 13, 2018, 6:50 a.m.
There will be five Swiss police officers in Russia for the World Cup. They’ll form part of an international ope...
Swiss ice hockey teams gets heroes welcome

Swiss ice hockey teams gets heroes welcome

May 22, 2018, 5:53 a.m.
The Swiss Ice Hockey team were given a heroes welcome in Zurich yesterday after they returned home from the world cha...
Geneva plays host to unusual international sport

Geneva plays host to unusual international sport

May 22, 2018, 5:49 a.m.
Geneva hosted a sporting championship over the long weekend – Ultimate Frisbee.
Arguments start over public screens for World Cup

Arguments start over public screens for World Cup

April 20, 2018, 6:10 a.m.
Plans for the World Cup are building. The tournament kicks off on 14th June.
Media organisations catch doctor offering performance drugs to athletes

Media organisations catch doctor offering performance drugs to athletes

Feb. 5, 2018, 5:49 a.m.
An international media sting has a caught a Swiss doctor offering to prescribe performance enhancing drugs to athletes.
Warm summer leads to insurance claim hike

Warm summer leads to insurance claim hike

Jan. 31, 2018, 6:07 a.m.
Switzerland’s largest health insurer SUVA says last summer’s warm weather led to a hike in accidents.
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