Tag: stun

Euros On This Day – 19 June: Terry’s last-gasp clearance, Del Piero delights, and Czechs bounce back to stun Dutch

BBC Sport rounds up the best archive action from 19 June in European Championship history. John Terry is England’s saviour as his acrobatic goalline clearance prevents Ukraine from equalising at Euro 2012, but closer inspection suggests the ball may well have crossed the line. Also on this day in 2004, a Pavel Nedved-inspired Czech Republic

Democrats stun in Georgia runoffs, seizing control of the Senate ahead of Biden’s presidency

For the first time since January 2015, the majority of the Senate is in the hands of the Democrats. The party pulled off a stunning double victory in Georgia’s runoff elections, turning the traditionally conservative state firmly blue following President-elect Joe Biden’s win there in November. With Vice President–elect Kamala Harris’s tie-breaking vote in the