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Former West Indies cricketer Everton Weekes dies aged 95

02 Jul 2020 2:37 PM | Sports

Everton Weekes, who formed one of the famous three "Ws" of West Indian cricket as part of a formidable batting lineup for...

Welcome back: The NBA sets the schedule for season restart

27 Jun 2020 2:47 PM | Sports

Zion Williamson is about to get another chance at opening night.

Ronaldo back in form as Juventus beats 10-man Lecce 4-0

27 Jun 2020 2:44 PM | Sports

Cristiano Ronaldo is back in form. He set up two goals and converted a penalty to help Juventus beat 10-man Lecce 4-0 on...

Very sure of playing IPL if T20 World Cup is postponed: Warner

22 Jun 2020 11:27 AM | Sports

Opener David Warner is "very sure and positive" that he and other Australian players will be able to play the IPL if the T20...

World TeamTennis changes policies for COVID-positive players

18 Jun 2020 2:50 PM | Sports

World TeamTennis is changing two key policies related to players who test positive for COVID-19, including giving full...

Ronaldo can only watch as Napoli wins Italian Cup title

18 Jun 2020 2:48 PM | Sports

Cristiano Ronaldo never had a chance. Arkadiusz Milik converted the decisive spot kick in a penalty shootout as Napoli won...

FIFA signals support for in-game Floyd solidarity messages

02 Jun 2020 11:34 AM | Sports

FIFA urged soccer competition organizers to apply "common sense" and consider not sanctioning players for solidarity with...

Cricket not free of racism, I faced it too: Chris Gayle

02 Jun 2020 11:30 AM | Sports

Expressing solidarity with the 'Black Lives Matter' campaign, star West Indies batsman Chris Gayle has alleged that he faced...

Kvitova would 'rather cancel' Grand Slams than play without fans

27 May 2020 10:15 AM | Sports

Two-time Wimbledon winner Petra Kvitova has said she would prefer Grand Slams did not take place as opposed to playing them...

Playing in bio-secure environment is unrealistic, feels Dravid

27 May 2020 10:10 AM | Sports

Former India captain Rahul Dravid feels the ambition to resume cricket in a bio-secure environment is "unrealistic", giving...

Babar is very close to being in same league as Kohli, Smith: Misbah

26 May 2020 10:13 AM | Sports

Pakistan head coach and chief selector Misbah-ul-Haq believes Babar Azam is destined to be a world class player and is very...

Hamlin scores 2nd win of season at rain-shortened Darlington

22 May 2020 10:37 AM | Sports

Denny Hamlin won NASCAR's first race since 1984 when rain stopped the event with 20 laps remaining at Darlington Raceway.

Gambhir picks Tendulkar over Kohli in ODIs; considers longitivity, rule changes

22 May 2020 10:31 AM | Sports

Former India opener Gautam Gambhir has chosen legendary Sachin Tendulkar over current skipper Virat Kohli as a better...

I want to be like Imran Khan, says captain Babar Azam

20 May 2020 10:20 AM | Sports

Babar Azam wants to take a leaf out of Imran Khan's aggressive captaincy and besides cricket, he is also brushing up his...

Formula One grid in 2021: What we know so far

15 May 2020 10:52 AM | Sports

With Carlos Sainz moving to Ferrari and Daniel Ricciardo heading for McLaren, AFP looks at how the grid in the 2021 Formula...

South African Conway fast-tracked into New Zealand squad

15 May 2020 10:49 AM | Sports

South African-born Devon Conway has been rushed on to the New Zealand cricket payroll before completing the required...

Current WI T20 team is better than 2016-WC-winning side: Bravo

08 May 2020 8:42 AM | Sports

All-rounder Dwayne Bravo is in awe of the current West Indies T20 team's batting depth, saying it is better than the 2016...

Sweat and saliva aren't big requirements in white-ball cricket, feels Jaydev Unadkat

04 May 2020 11:49 AM | Sports

There is a raging debate on whether the use of sweat and saliva should be banned once cricket resumes after the COVID-19...

Pogba using lockdown to prepare for return after injury woes

04 May 2020 11:43 AM | Sports

Manchester United midfielder Paul Pogba is using the coronavirus lockdown to step up his return to fitness after an...

Premier League set for points-based work permits post-Brexit

30 Apr 2020 9:55 AM | Sports

All players from overseas seeking to join Premier League clubs are set to be subject to points-based criteria for work...

Latham, Southee feature in NZ Cricket's virual awards Latham

30 Apr 2020 9:53 AM | Sports

Opener Tom Latham has won the Redpath Cup as New Zealand's best batsman, breaking a seven-year streak in which the trophy...

'Venom 2' gets official title, new release date

23 Apr 2020 9:26 AM | Sports

The sequel to Tom Hardy-starrer "Venom", has been titled "Venom: Let There Be Carnage". Hardy will be back as journalist...

Shakib to auction 2019 WC bat to raise COVID-19 fund

23 Apr 2020 9:19 AM | Sports

Star Bangladesh all-rounder Shakib Al Hasan has decided to auction the bat he used during the 2019 ODI World Cup to help...

Sports can come back but without fans: Fauci

16 Apr 2020 1:49 PM | Sports

The top US health and infectious disease specialist says the key to reopening professional sports leagues in America is to...

If IPL doesn't happen, it will be difficult for Dhoni to make comeback: Gambhir

14 Apr 2020 10:25 AM | Sports

Former India opener Gautam Gambhir says if IPL is not played this year, it will be difficult for Mahendra Singh Dhoni to...

Delay costs IOC 'several hundred million'; Japan pays rest

14 Apr 2020 10:23 AM | Sports

The International Olympic Committee will face "several hundred million dollars" of added costs because of the postponement...

NBA legend Michael Jordan wins long-running China trademark dispute

10 Apr 2020 9:57 AM | Sports

China's Supreme Court has ruled in favour of basketball legend Michael Jordan in a long-running trademark dispute, ending an...

Buttler's World Cup final shirt raises 65,000 pound for hospital appeal

09 Apr 2020 8:53 AM | Sports

England wicketkeeper Jos Buttler has raised more than 65,000 pound (USD 80,000) to help fight the coronavirus by auctioning...

Japan ends Olympic flame display due to virus

08 Apr 2020 9:27 AM | Sports

The Olympic flame will be removed from display in Japan, officials said Tuesday, as the country braces for a state of...

IPL is massive tournament and hope there is way to schedule it later in the year: Buttler

08 Apr 2020 9:25 AM | Sports

IPL is "massive" in terms of stature and it is a "big shame" that it cannot be held at the moment due to the COVID-19...

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