Edwin Diaz’s Mets redemption tour off to ‘anxious’ start

PORT ST. LUCIE — Edwin Diaz appeared stuck in 2019 as his first appearance of the new Grapefruit League season progressed Wednesday. The electric stuff was there, but the results weren’t for the Me…

Spring training roundup: Cardinals knock off Astros

Lane Thomas clubbed a two-run homer in the second inning and Justin Williams hit a solo blast later in the frame to help the St. Louis Cardinals post a 7-5 victory over the host Houston Astros on Wedn...

Cycling: Double gold delight for Dutch as records tumble

The Netherlands made a flying start to the UCI world track championships with two gold medals and Germany's women roared to the team sprint title as records tumbled inside Berlin's velodrome...

Man Utd could host Tyson Fury vs Deontay Wilder 3 at Old Trafford with decision looming

Tyson Fury is likely to rematch Deontay Wilder this summer for the WBC world title.

Joe Judge’s newest Giants coaching hire has intriguing title

INDIANAPOLIS – There are now so many coaches on Joe Judge’s first Giants staff that he is coming up with creative designations for them. Judge on Wednesday officially announced the hiring of Amos J…

Spurs midfielder Alli charged by FA over post mocking coronavirus

The FA wrote to him seeking his observations and has now decided to charge him with misconduct

Cycling: Denmark set team pursuit world record as Australia and...

Reigning champions Australia and Britain were given a rude awakening at the UCI track world championships as Denmark left them trailing in the men's team pursuit qualifying round to shatter the w...

Giants cut LBs Ogletree, Martin

Linebacker Alec Ogletree was released by the New York Giants on Wednesday. The move was expected after the team captain shifted into a limited role in 2019.

Five-time major winner Sharapova retires aged 32

Maria Sharapova, the Russian five-time Grand Slam champion who became one of the highest paid sportswomen in the world, announced her retirement at the age of 32 on Wednesday.

Teen triumphs, tussles with Serena, and colossal earnings: Maria Sharapova’s remarkable career in pi

Russian tennis icon Maria Sharapova has announced she is hanging up her racket at the age of 32, calling time on a gilded career in which she became a five-time Grand Slam winner.

Wilder vs Fury referee reveals thoughts on corner stoppage during fight

Kenny Bayless already had doubts about Wilder’s ability to continue defending himself and was close to calling off the heavyweight title fight himself, which appears to vindicate cornerman Mark breland’s decision to throw in the towel

'The end of an era': Tennis reacts to Russian ace Maria Sharapova's retirement

Maria Sharapova has left an indelible mark on the women's tennis game, say legions of the Russian's fans reacting on social media to the five-time Grand Slam winner's announcement that she has called time on her career.