Trial sought for Real Madrid’s Karim Benzema in sex tape blackmail scandal

A Real Madrid striker is facing a potential date in court after allegedly trying to blackmail his former teammate over a sex tape, according to reports. Five years after the alleged incident, prose…

Redskins to conduct 'thorough review' of team name amid intense scrutiny

The Washington Redskins will conduct a “thorough review” of its name as the organization faces immense pressure to change its moniker over racial connotations.

Putin calls, offers 'deepest condolences' to UFC champ Khabib over father's passing

Russian president Vladimir Putin has called Khabib Nurmagomedov to offer his "deepest condolences" over the death of his father and trainer Abdulmanap, who died on Friday from Covid-19 aged just 57.

Conor McGregor teammate recalls how Abdulmanap Nurmagomedov saved him from 'scary situation' as he p

SBG Ireland stalwart Peter Queally, who is a long-time training partner of Conor McGregor, has recalled Abdulmanap Nurmagomedov coming to his assistance when a situation threatened to boil over after a bout in Russia.

Joey Chestnut talks eating over 90 pounds of hot dogs in quarantine

“They’re gone. I had to buy some more on my own.”

Makur Maker, star college basketball prospect, chooses HBCU over top programs

Makur Maker, a five-star rated college basketball prospect, could have gone to almost any school but on Friday he announced he had turned down those colleges in favor of Howard University.

Premier League ‘besieged’ by complaints claiming Black Lives Matter support is antisemitic

It is understood many complaints related to groups affiliated with the BLM movement using what are considered antisemitic tropes and phrases in criticising Israel over the ongoing situation in Palestine

‘Huge loss for the sporting world’: Russian boxing chief mourns passing of Abdulmanap Nurmagomedov

General secretary of the Russian Boxing Federation, Umar Kremlev, has expressed his condolences over the tragic passing of Khabib Nurmagomedov’s father, Abdulmanap, describing it as a huge loss for the sports community.

Atalanta continue push for Champions League

Atalanta consolidated their place for next season's Uefa Champions League with a 2-0 win over Napoli.

‘I’m TIRED of this MESS’: World high jump champ Maria Lasitskene could QUIT Russia over $5mn fine fi

Reigning world high jump champion Maria Lasitskene has said she is not ruling out the possibility of changing citizenship to be able to perform at international competitions.

Lakers' Jeannie Buss voices opinion on Redskins name-change controversy

Los Angeles Lakers owner Jeannie Buss added her voice to the controversy surrounding the calls for the Washington Redskins to change its team name over racial connotations.

Barcelona legend Xavi 'agrees to replace Quique Setien' as coach of Catalan club – reports

Quique Setien's reign in charge of Barcelona looks to be edging closer to an end after numerous reports have linked the team's former talismanic midfielder Xavi with taking over at Camp Nou.