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Hirving Lozano the hero as Mexico stun holders Germany

Germany came into Russia 2018 tipped as favorites by many, looking to become the first team to retain the World Cup s...

Brooks Koepka wins back-to-back US Open titles

Brooks Koepka became the first man to win back-to-back US Open titles for 29 years after overcoming a testing and co...

Longines Prix de Diane: Laurens wins France's fillies' Classic

It's one of the jewels of European racing, and Laurens was crowned queen of the Longines Prix de Diane, France's equi...

Aleksandar Kolarov's stunning free kick gives Serbia victory over Costa Rica

Aleksandar Kolarov scored one of the goals of the tournament as his stunning free-kick, one which Cristiano Ronaldo w...

Geoff Hurst: "Winning a World Cup for your country changes your life"

It's been just over 50 years since England's World Cup victory against West Germany in 1966 and still to this day Geo...

Phil Mickelson sparks controversy as four players tie for US Open lead

Phil Mickelson's "putt-gate" shenanigans at Shinnecock created a firestorm that will haunt his legacy on a tumultuous...

Cristiano Ronaldo: Portuguese commentator goes wild over CR7

The whistle blew. There was a chance. One final chance. This is what Portugal had been waiting for.Having come...

Iceland keep Argentina and Messi at bay in historic World Cup debut

On paper, few matches in World Cup history will have been more of a mismatch than Argentina against Iceland.Th...

World Cup 2018: Schedule and results

With so many teams, fixtures, groups and timings you would be forgiven to lose track of your favorite team's schedule...

History made as VAR used for first time in World Cup match

There was a moment of history at Russia 2018 on Saturday as the Video Assistant Referee (VAR) was used for the first ...

Cristiano Ronaldo hat trick earns Portugal thrilling draw against Spain

One of the most eagerly anticipated games of the opening days of the ...

US Open: Dustin Johnson leads as Woods, Spieth, McIlroy miss cut

He showed why he is ranked the best in the world as Dustin Johnson surged into a four-shot lead heading into the week...

Dejan Lovren: Croatia's World Cup squad is packed with 'big talent'

It's been 20 years since Croatia not only burst onto the ...

'I'm already missing a heartbeat': Iranian women get to watch their team at World Cup

For many Iranian women, their nation's opening World Cup match against Morocco was life-changing."I'm already ...

Mystery over empty seats at World Cup game between Uruguay and Egypt

The World Cup is barely two days old and football's governing body FIFA is already having to field questions about po...

Lionel Messi: Indian tea-maker creates shrine to Argentina star

In the cricket-obsessed country of India, who would expect to find a shrine to footballer Lionel Messi?Shib Sa...

'It's in blood, the nature and the culture.' Iceland's hard World Cup work pays off

The first fires came in the early morning.In the distance, a plume of smoke rose from the eastern side of the ...

World Cup: Is Russia 2018 the last chance for Messi and Ronaldo?

The Russia 2018 World Cup is loaded with fascinating plot lines on and off the pitch. Names like Cristiano Ronaldo, L...

Boris Becker claims diplomatic immunity from bankruptcy case

Boris Becker has claimed diplomatic immunity against bankruptcy proceedings in Britain due to his work as a diplomat ...

US Open: Tiger Woods and Rory McIlroy suffer, Dustin Johnson in the hunt

They mostly walked off shell-shocked at Shinnecock Hills, humbled by the difficulty of a brutal golf course in US Ope...

Who you should root for in the World Cup when your country isn't even in it

For the next month, the world will be glued to the biggest sporting event on the globe: the World Cup. Thirty-one cou...

Robbie Williams and Ronaldo kick off World Cup 2018

After billions of dollars spent, new stadiums built and much anticipation, the 2018 World Cup got underway with a mus...

Will there be redemption for Mat Ryan and Australia this World Cup?

Mat Ryan's first World Cup memory came 12 years ago, when the Australian was in the infancy of his now blossoming goa...

Russia opens World Cup 2018 with thumping win over Saudi Arabia

As Russian President Vladimir Putin called for nations to set aside their differences and ...

Ramadan: How will fasting for a month affect World Cup stars?

With a crucial World Cup qualifier later that evening, Saudi Arabia's players hadn't had anything to eat or drink for...

Conor McGregor expresses regret over bus brawl after brief court appearance

Mixed martial arts star Conor McGregor expressed regret to reporters Thursday over an attack on a bus of fellow fight...

Mohamed Salah and the hope of 100 million Egyptians: 'I don't feel the pressure'

For a 100 million Egyptians the wait is over -- and so is the tension over whether the country's most famous star wil...

Afghanistan vs India: historic test cricket match

Only 11 nations have ever played at the top level of cricket - until today.On Thursday morning, Afghanistan's ...

Daughter of Olympic skier Bode Miller drowns in California

The daughter of Olympic skier Bode Miller drowned Saturday.Orange County firefighters responded to the inciden...

US Open 2018: Feisty fans and fiery course spice up legend of Shinnecock

It might lie at the blueblood heart of the Hamptons, but history tells us that a US Open at Shinnecock Hills isn't al...

Ronaldo: Neymar is 'our greatest hope'

Few players have the weight of an expectant nation on their shoulders like Neymar.Going into Russia 2018, Braz...

Russia 2018: 'Trump factor helping Morocco,' says rival 2026 World Cup bid member

Morocco has had an unexpected helping hand from US President Donald Trump over the last few months in its bid to win ...

Justify's value skyrockets to $60M with Triple Crown win at Belmont Park

As he thundered across the line to win the coveted Triple Crown, Justify's value skyrocketed to about ...

NBA Free Agency: Where will LeBron James land next season?

Another decision day is looming. And just like it did in 2010 and 2014, it could have a seismic impact on the NBA lan...

Why Britain's richest man Jim Ratcliffe has invested $153M in sailing

It started with a beer and ended with a $153 million investment aimed at finally breaking Britain's America's Cup duc...

Tennis player Sara Errani 'disgusted' by doping ban increase

Italian tennis star Sara Errani says she is "disgusted" that her doping ban has been increased from two to 10 months...

How Rafael Nadal is challenging Roger Federer to be the G.O.A.T

For a long time we've assumed Roger Federer is the greatest player of his generation -- perhaps all time -- but Rafae...

World Cup 2018: Hand-held devices to provide in-game analysis to coaches

The late-Dutch great Johan Cruyff once said football is a game you play with your brain.But now it's a game in...

Vincent Kompany: 'Pele is the greatest player of all time'

Who is the greatest footballer of all time?It's a loaded question but you'd be challenged to find a football f...

"We'll go there to try to win the World Cup,' says Belgium Eden Hazard.

There may never be another Belgian World Cup team this loaded with star power -- or lacking in confidence -- with tea...

Sailor sacrifices sleep for science to save the planet

When you only sleep in short bursts every second counts, but one around-the-world sailor is willing to sacrifice shut...

Rugby's southern hemisphere sides strike first blows

Summer is usually a time to kick back and relax, but for the northern hemisphere's top rugby stars it signals punishi...

Rafael Nadal beats Dominic Thiem for 11th French Open title

Having just turned 32, Rafael Nadal is unlikely to win 20 French Opens. But how about 15?He began that quest S...

Dustin Johnson reclaims world No. 1 ranking with walk-off eagle

If Dustin Johnson wanted to make a statement ahead of this week's US Open, he succeeded.The big-hitting Americ...

How Diego Maradona redefined football in the space of less than five minutes

If the history of film was once described as before and after "Gone with the Wind," it could be argued that the histo...

Paris Sevens: South Africa win World Series title in dramatic finale

After six months, ten tournaments and over 2,700 tries, the men's Sevens World Series title was decided by the final ...

World Cup: Brazil needs to avoid another historical upset for redemption

They won't be at Russia 2018, but for one day in 1950 the Americans were kings of the soccer world.Led by a te...

Justify wins Triple Crown with dominant victory at Belmont

Sixteen weeks ago, no one knew what to make of Justify -- except Hall of Fame horse racing trainer Bob Baffert....

Simona Halep beats Sloane Stephens to win French Open and first major

Seeing her opponents come back against her in grand slam finals, this time Simona Halep turned the tables to end her ...

Rafael Nadal reaches 11th French Open final, will face Dominic Thiem

What kind of a challenge does Dominic Thiem face in Sunday's French Open final against Rafael Nadal?If you lis...

France's 'Rainbow Team' look backs at historic World Cup triumph

The faces of the fans on the street were as diverse as those they were cheering on the pitch.France's victorio...

Transgender jockey inspired by Caitlyn Jenner switches from Vince to Victoria

Victoria Smith has lost count of the number of times she sat in the weighing room, her stomach aflutter with pre-race...

Gonet Monofoil: Revolutionary 'flying' monohull takes off

It's been developed in secret in Switzerland, but a new "flying" yacht could be a taste of things to come for the Ame...

Russia 2018: LGBT members face 'significant risk' at World Cup, UK Foreign Office warns

British football fans traveling to Russia for the World Cup have been warned about threats of racism and violence by ...

'Messi is the greatest ever,' says Manchester United striker Marcus Rashford

He's days away from attending his first World Cup finals and Marcus Rashford's mind is very much on the world's great...

Simona Halep to face Sloane Stephens in French Open final

Simona Halep has made no secret about how keen she is to land a first grand slam title, and her team is certainly doi...

Barrett brothers make history for New Zealand All Blacks

Let's just say they're keeping it in the family.New Zealand's famous All Blacks rugby team will contain three ...

Refreshed Rafael Nadal surges into French Open semifinals

His face was creased with worry as he trailed a pumped-up rival, but Rafael Nadal re-emerged after an overnight rain ...

From headbutts to the 'Hand of God': 11 moments that shook the World Cup

Russia 2018 will be the 21st World Cup. The preceding 20 tournaments have thrown up a host of dramatic and controvers...

Hope Solo: 2026 World Cup should go to 'more deserving' bid than US-Canada-Mexico

Hope Solo is one of America's most decorated soccer players, a record-breaking goalkeeper who has made over 200 appea...

World Cup: Data says Brazil and Germany in the cards for Russia 2018

Do you believe in second chances? Football-mad Brazilians want to, but the five-time World Cup winners are going to h...

Unified Korean team to fight at East Asian Judo Championships

While political tensions on the Korean peninsula remain unresolved, the two nations are set to fight side by side thi...

Portugal star Bernardo Silva: 'I really like "The Crown" and "Game of Thrones"'

Turns out that Portugal and Manchester City forward Bernardo Silva's mind is very much on crowns and thrones as he he...

Think horse riding isn't physically demanding? Think again ...

For those who think horse riding doesn't require much athletic ability, think again.For former Olympic showjum...

Anger in Israel after Argentina cancels soccer match

Argentina has called off a pre-World Cup exhibition match with Israel following political pressure and claims of thre...

Belmont Stakes: Can Justify win horse racing's fabled Triple Crown?

Only 12 thoroughbreds have achieved the feat in the past century, but Justify's rivals are already conceding it will ...

No women in Forbes' top 100 richest athletes list

For the first time in eight years, no women feature on Forbes' list of the world's 100 highest-earning sports stars -...

How Australia used wearable technology to negotiate 250,000 kilometer World Cup journey

Widely considered rank outsiders for Russia 2018, Australia's national football team has had to get smart in its bid ...

Cricket Australia chief resigns after 17 years in the job

Cricket Australia Chief Executive James Sutherland announced his resignation on Wednesday, following a ball-tampering...

Ariya Jutanugarn wins US Women's Open despite seven-shot collapse

Heading into the back nine at the US Women's Open with a seven-shot lead, Thailand's ...

Ailing Novak Djokovic upset by inspired Marco Cecchinato at French Open

An ailing Novak Djokovic exited the French Open to inspired underdog Marco Cecchinato in a thrilling encounter at Rol...

Yannick Noah: The last Frenchman to win Roland Garros

Yannick Noah turned as the ball sailed over his head and watched it land beyond the baseline.He sank to his kn...

Robert Pir-s: Arsenal's 'Invincibles' team was better than '98 World Cup winners

France's shock World Cup final win over Brazil in 1998 sparked wild celebrations across the country -- with the trium...

Former 49ers great dies after battle with ALS

Former San Francisco 49ers wide receiver Dwight Clark died Monday at age 61 after a battle with amyotrophic lateral s...

French Open: Serena Williams pulls out of Roland Garros due to injury

When her day was done Monday at the French Open, Maria Sharapova found herself in the quarterfinals instead of Serena...

Jorge Lorenzo ends Ducati drought with bittersweet win

Jorge Lorenzo took a bittersweet swig from Ducati's poisoned chalice at the Italian MotoGP on Sunday, with the first ...

Leroy Sane: Manchester City star one of the notable players not going to the World Cup

There are 736 players going to the World Cup, but it's the absentees that are grabbing all the headlines in the run-u...

Corinne Dubreuil: Photographer to the tennis stars

Corinne Dubreuil is one of the best tennis photographers in the world -- and she's had a front-row seat to history fo...

Your Country Needs You! What nationality means to the modern-day footballer

Growing up in Malm-, budding footballer Saman Ghoddos had the flags of both Sweden and Iran on his bedroom wall....

Serena Williams to face Maria Sharapova at French Open

Serena Williams and Maria Sharapova meeting in the second week of a grand slam wouldn't have come as a surprise a few...

French Open: Breakthrough for Zverev, Wozniacki in trouble

Alexander Zverev made his long awaited first grand slam quarterfinal, and no one can say the German did it the easy w...

London Sevens: Fiji takes command of series with victory over South Africa

Fiji made it four wins on the bounce in the Sevens World Series, overcoming South Africa 21-17 in a tight encounter a...

Novak Djokovic loses cool but not match at French Open

Novak Djokovic lost his cool at the French Open on Friday but crucially for the Serb, not his third-round match or co...

Rafael Nadal: Why the 'King of Clay' reigns in Paris

Rafael Nadal is known as the "King of Clay" and it's not for his pottery skills.The 16-time grand slam champio...

Serena Williams pulls off huge comeback at French Open

Serena Williams felt like a 'superhero' as she wore a black catsuit when ...

Masters 2018: Firefighter Matt Parziale to tackle Augusta

He qualified for the Masters, but firefighter Matt Parziale was more concerned about getting back for work the next d...

Paolo Guerrero granted leave to play at Russia 2018 World Cup after all

His case has gripped and outraged a nation, but it looks like Paolo Guerrero will play for Peru at the 2018 World Cup...

Master coach Zinedine Zidane was the Real deal

It's arguably the toughest club in the world to manage -- how else to explain Zinedine Zidane's decision to quit as R...

Zinedine Zidane steps down as Real Madrid coach

Zinedine Zidane has announced he is stepping down as Real Madrid coach less than a week after he guided the club to a...

World Cup 2018: Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi rivalry heats up

It is the question that has divided football fans for over a decade. Who has the edge -- Cristiano Ronaldo or Lionel ...

Novak Djokovic: Tennis woes irrelevant 'when people are starving to death'

His stellar career is in a slump, but Novak Djokovic says struggling at tennis means nothing when "people are starvi...

Serena sails through in 'superhero' catsuit on French Open return

She had been away from grand slams for 16 months, but Serena Williams said she felt like "a warrior princess" as she ...

Hidetoshi Nakata reveals the secret to his success

Despite retiring from football early at the age of 29, Japan legend Hidetoshi Nakata still spent more than a decade p...

Rafael Nadal's secret weapon? The sea

Triumph, defeat or injury, there is one place Rafael Nadal keeps going back to.The sea.Born and raised ...

Paolo Guerrero's shattered World Cup dream prompts calls for anti-doping reform

It's a story involving an alleged drugs violation and Inca mummies that's enraged a South American nation about to ma...

John Whitaker: The 62-year-old eying the Tokyo Olympics

Athletes from all sports have ways of staving off the ravages of time.Golf legend Gary Player, now 82, swears ...

Roman Abramovich granted Israeli citizenship, reports say

Chelsea Football Club owner and high-profile Russian oligarch Roman Abramovich has been granted Israeli citizenship, ...

French Open: Lucky loser Marco Trungelliti hits jackpot after marathon journey

Given the thousands of professional tennis players, it's only a tiny minority of 128 men and women who make the main ...

Liverpool sign Brazilian star Fabinho from Monaco for reported $50 million

Liverpool have agreed to sign Monaco midfielder Fabinho, ...

South Africa names first black rugby captain in 127-year Test history

When South Africa's rugby union team walk out on home turf against England next month, they will be led by their firs...

Petra Kvitova living the 'dream' after recovering from knife attack

As she prepared to make her tennis comeback last year at the French Open, ...

Loris Karius: Police investigate death threats to Liverpool goalkeeper

Police are investigating death threats made to Liverpool goalkeeper Loris Karius after two of his mistakes played a m...

Legends of Judo: Mongolian icon T-vshinbayar Naidan

Mongolia's Tuvshinbayar Naidan rolled back the years at this weekend's Hohhot Grand Prix, winning his first title on ...

Defending champion Ostapenko, Venus Williams suffer shock French Open exits

Jelena Ostapenko was dethroned as the French Open champion by the 66th-ranked Kateryna Kozlova on the first day of th...

Real Madrid beats Liverpool 3-1 to win Champions League, make more history

When it comes to the Champions League, there's no stopping Real Madrid.They may be second best to Barcelona of...

'Formula E has advantages over F1,' says former F1 champion Nico Rosberg

For former Formula One world champion Nico Rosberg, it's undeniable that respect for electric ...

Lewis Hamilton as a teammate? Sebastian Vettel prefers Kimi Raikkonen

They've won eight of the last 10 world titles between them, dominating Formula One's modern era and securing their re...

Serena Williams & Rafael Nadal out to make French Open history

Springtime in Paris. The River Seine glistens, the Eiffel Tower tickles resplendent skies and the sweet pinging of ra...

Jordan Spieth 'haunted' by infamous Masters meltdown

It was excruciating to watch and he's bounced back since, but Jordan Spieth admits he was "haunted" by his ...

Could French Open signal Novak Djokovic's grand slam rebirth?

If world rankings told the whole story, you'd think Novak Djokovic's slump shows no signs of easing.But the pu...

Lewis Hamilton & Sebastian Vettel back return of 'beautiful' grid girls

Female models will back on the grid at this weekend's Monaco Grand Prix, though they won't be holding placards displa...

Meet Big Jake and Thumbelina: The tallest and smallest horse in the world

Horses come in all shapes, colors and sizes. From the Falabella mini...

Barcelona legend Iniesta signs with Japanese club Kobe

Barcelona legend Andres Iniesta has signed with Japanese club Vissel Kobe, he announced at a press conference in Toky...

Liverpool 'ready to fight' Real Madrid, says Dejan Lovren

Dejan Lovren will be faced with one of the toughest tasks in football on Saturday.In his first ...

NFL owners say players must stand for the National Anthem

NFL players must stand during the National Anthem this season, team owners decided Wednesday, a reaction to fierce ba...

Will golf be on Donald Trump's agenda during UK visit?

As part of his visit to the UK in July, US President Donald Trump will extend his trip to allow him to play golf in S...

Unai Emery succeeds Arsene Wenger as Arsenal manager

A surprise for some, but confirmation for everyone else.After days of speculation, Arsenal have officially ann...

Magician, superstar and raconteur -- the curious life of judoka Brian Jacks

Magician, master of dips, property developer, and raconteur extraordinaire, it is virtually impossible to pigeonhole ...

Astronomical Champions League final costs 'a tax on passion and loyalty'

The road to Kiev is set to be a weird but not so wonderful one for thousands of Liverpool and Real Madrid fans attend...

Rafael Nadal: Who can stop the 'King of Clay' at the French Open?

Perhaps the question heading into next week's French Open should be: "Who can take a set off Rafael Nadal?" instead o...

Aaron Wise evicts his mother and scoops $1.39M for first PGA Tour win

Few 21-year-olds will have had a better weekend than Aaron Wise.The American scooped a bumper $1,386,000 after...

The long goodbye - Barefooted Andr-s Iniesta sits alone in empty stadium until 1am

When you've called a place home for over two decades, it can be hard to say goodbye.Just ask Andres Iniesta, 3...

Heavy favorite Justify wins Preakness, will shoot for Triple Crown at Belmont

Justify, trained by Bob Baffert, won the Preakness Stakes on Saturday, capturing the second event in horse racing's T...

USA Gymnastics: Head of women's program no longer with the organization

The fallout from the Larry Nassar abuse scandal continues, with USA Gymnastics announcing Friday that Rhonda Faehn, t...

FA Cup final offers as much tradition and intrigue as a royal wedding

Millions will be watching around the world and fans dressed in red, white and blue will travel for miles to witness t...

Kentucky Derby winner Justify hot favorite for the Preakness Stakes

The hype is justifiable.The Bob Baffert-trained Justify won the Kentucky Derby and will start as hot favorite ...

93-year-old golfer scores first hole-in-one before retiring

If at first you don't succeed, try, try again.This is the mentality taken by 93-year-old golfer Ben Bender fro...

A little volcanic eruption can't ruin a day on the golf course in Hawaii

The sky is lovely, dark and deep. But these golfers in Hawaii have rounds to go before they sleep.Stunning pho...

'Touching the trophy' curse strikes again in Europa League final?

Footballers are known to be a superstitious bunch.From on...

Mo Salah's boots exhibited at British Museum

He's been nicknamed the ...

Formula E to race in Riyadh as Saudi Arabia 'looks to the future'

Formula E will make its Middle East debut in December with next season's opening race set to take place in Saudi Arab...

'Man, it was incredible' -- Shaun White on Kelly Slater's Surf Ranch

He was worried he might have created a monster, but legendary...

Nassar victims will receive Arthur Ashe Courage Award

The athletes who spoke out against abuse by Larry Nassar, the former USA Gymnastics team doctor, will be awarded this...

Shorter sets and shot clocks -- ATP continues rule change experiment

The times are a changing in tennis -- and for those in charge of the s...

Jordan Spieth's schoolboy letter begins storied PGA Tour career

He was in class and couldn't take the call, but the 16-year-old Jordan Spieth later learned his...

Spain's Atletico Madrid rout Marseille in Europa League final

Atletico Madrid's French striker Antoine Griezmann led the charge as the Spanish side claimed its third Europa League...

Antoine Griezmann masterclass guides Atletico Madrid to Europa League title

Antoine Griezmann's stardust guided Atletico Madrid to a third Europa League title as the Spanish club outclassed Mar...

Motorsport great Felipe Massa to race in Formula E

A year after calling time on his long and storied Formula One career, veteran driver ...

NBA playoffs: For the surprising Boston Celtics, the future is now

On the surface, the Boston Celtics' success story is a surprise. After a roster overhaul and two devastating injuries...

British rugby players die from 'breathing difficulties' on Sri Lanka tour

Two British rugby players on a tour of Sri Lanka have died just a couple of days apart.Thomas Baty and Thomas ...

The legend of Sergeant Reckless, America's greatest war horse

When a horse senses danger, its instincts tell it to run away as fast as possible.But during the 1950-53 Korea...

How the Rio Olympics transformed the lives of two Congolese judo refugees

She specializes in African braids in the Rio de Janeiro beauty salon where she works.For Congolese judoka ...

Olympic sailing overhauled in 'gender equity' drive for Paris 2024

The winds of change are blowing across sailing, and some prospective Olympians will have to adjust their course or mi...

Muscovites ready to welcome football fans ahead of the World Cup

When nations spend big on sporting events like the World Cup and the Olympics, the question is invariably asked: is i...

Mo Salah wins sixth individual award in an incredible season

Mo Salah could yet write one final crowning chapter in what has been a phenomenal season for Liverpool's Egyptian int...

Tiger Woods: 'I'm not that far off from winning golf tournaments'

He's said it before but this time people were sitting up and taking notice.This time, as Tiger Woods charged u...

Beitar 'Trump' Jerusalem: Israeli soccer club renames itself after US President

One of Israel's most famous soccer clubs has renamed itself Beitar 'Trump' Jerusalem in honor of US President Donald ...

Tiger Woods outplays 'overweight middle-aged guy' Phil Mickelson

He rocked a look that screamed weekend accountant and he played like one as Phil Mickelson needed a calculator to add...

Formula One gets green light for Miami Grand Prix ... but not everyone's happy

Formula One could be coming to downtown Miami for the first time as soon as next year.The sport's owners, Libe...

Rafael Nadal breaks John McEnroe's 34-year-old record

There is no disputing that Rafael Nadal is the "King of Clay" and the world No.1 further enhanced his status by break...

Donald Trump angers Scots after luxury golf resort bans Irn-Bru

It is the best-selling soft drink in Scotland, often referred to as the country's "other national drink," so it shoul...

Manchester United 'very positive' Sir Alex Ferguson will make full recovery, says Jose Mourinho

Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho is "very positive" that Sir Alex Ferguson, one of the greatest managers in so...

Phil Mickelson 'challenges' Tiger Woods to golfing duel

It's the dream pairing golf fans yearn for, but Phil Mickelson has upped the ante and called out Tiger Woods for a se...

New York Yankees & Boston Red Sox to play each other in London

One of the fiercest rivalries in sport -- the New York Yankees versus the Boston Red Sox -- is on the move and headin...

Golf's 12 best par 3 holes on the planet

Sometimes size isn't everything, and in golf a good little 'un can often beat a good big 'un.Of the thousands ...

Legends of Judo: Kayla Harrison

For as long as she can remember, Kayla Harrison dreamed of becoming the best in the world at something.Under t...

Jason Day a winner again after admitting he was 'burned out'

He reached the top of the game, but Jason Day's dream struggled to match the reality.Reaching world No.1, it s...

Alex Ferguson, former Manchester United coach, has brain surgery

Former Manchester United coach Alex Ferguson, one of the greatest managers in football history, had surgery Saturday ...

World Cup 2018: The history of football kits and why we care about them

World Cups not only showcase the world's finest players but some of the best and worst football kits in history....

Mendelssohn tuning up to end Europe's Kentucky Derby drought

He's tall, dark and handsome and named after a German composer.But Mendelssohn is a three-year-old bay colt wh...

Steven Gerrard named manager of Scottish giants Rangers

Former Liverpool and England captain Steven Gerrard, one of the most successful English footballers of the modern era...

North and South Korea teams unite at table tennis world championships

Though there was no victory to cheer, there was still plenty to celebrate as a unified Korean table tennis team made ...

Arsenal come up short against Atletico in Arsene Wenger's final European bid

Arsene Wenger's final foray in Europe as Arsenal manager came to a limp end at the hands of Atletico Madrid in the Sp...

Roma stun Barcelona, advance to Champions League semifinal

Roma inflicted a shock defeat on Barcelona in the Champions League Tuesday night, overturning a heavy loss from the f...

Long drives, short sight: How contact lenses helped Patrick Reed win Masters

He was one of the best golfers in the world, yet his eyesight was terrible.Patrick Reed, nicknamed Captain Ame...

'Mohamed Salah? He's like the Sphinx and the Pyramids'

Hamdi Noor likes to tell stories.Sitting inside his Cairo home, the former soccer coach begins to share one of...

Is Mo Salah the best player in the world?

Few superlatives have been left unused this season in describing the...

Justin Langer appointed Australia men's cricket coach

Cricket Australia has announced the appointment of Test great Justin Langer as coach of the men's national team, draw...

Eric Reid files grievance against the NFL, saying teams are colluding to deny him a job

Eric Reid, who joined Colin Kaepernick in kneeling during the National Anthem when the two were San Francisco 49ers t...

Liverpool see off spirited Roma to reach Champions League final

Liverpool saw off a spirited Roma fightback to reach their first Champions League final since 2007 with a remarkable ...

The Kentucky Derby: five reasons why you shouldn't miss it

It's often referred to as "The most exciting two minutes in sports."So what makes the Kentucky Derby so specia...

Real Madrid beat Bayern Munich to reach Champions League final

Real Madrid reached its fourth Champions League final in five years, narrowly seeing off Bayern Munich in an enthrall...

Formula One: New rules mean more overtakes, closer racing

Motorsport fans have long bemoaned the lack of overtaking in Formula One...

Former world No.1 Lydia Ko wins first title since 2016

It was perhaps no surprise that ...

Sailing around the world -- with three children

He had competed in one of the world's toughest sailing races and forged a successful business career, but neither of ...

Brazilian sets record for biggest wave ever surfed

There's surfing, and then there's riding liquid mountains.And now Brazil's Rodrigo Koxa has surfed the biggest...

Red Bull drivers forced to apologize to entire team after 'unacceptable' crash

Enough is enough for the boss of Red Bull's Formula One team.Having witnessed at least one of his drivers cras...

Singapore Sevens: Last-gasp heroics see Fiji lead championship for first time

A dramatic late try in Singapore saw Fiji claim its fourth HSBC Sevens World Series trophy of the season after defeat...

Seattle Seahawks draft a player with one hand, the first in modern NFL history

Shaquem Griffin didn't let having one hand stop him from playing football.The University of Central Florida li...

With a little luck and some analytics, Braves fan catches baseball phenom's first Major League home run

Atlanta Braves fan Joe Webster had been looking forward to Ronald Acuna Jr.'s major league debut for five years....

US Winter Olympics stars miss White House visit

President Donald Trump welcomed the United States' Winter Olympics teams to the White House Friday, but the list of a...

Uta Abe: The poster girl of Tokyo 2020 that's still at high school

She's her sport's youngest ever winner and has never been defeated outside of her native Japan.But judo phenom...

'Time to get back to work' -- Tiger Woods to resume comeback

He's had a break after the Masters, but Tiger Woods will resume his comeback at the Wells Fargo Championship next wee...

Europa League: Antoine Griezmann sucker punch floors Arsenal

As goodbyes go it wasn't supposed to be quite like this.Ten-man Atletico Madrid battled to a 1-1 draw against ...

Ben Ainslie strikes $153m deal to fund second America's Cup bid

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