As coronavirus looms over Olympics, Japan PM urges two-week curbs...

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe called on Wednesday for sports and cultural events to be scrapped or curtailed for two weeks in the battle to stem a coronavirus contagion amid mounting concerns the...

Kobe Bryant's communities come together to grieve his loss and close his story

We have all tried to write our own stories in the wake of last month's tragedy. Death unhinges us. This is how we screw ourselves back in.

'I'm saying goodbye': Maria Sharapova announces tennis retirement

The five-times grand slam champion and former world No 1 has struggled with chronic shoulder problems

FA holding coronavirus talks ahead of England vs Italy friendly at Wembley

England’s partially-sighted team is due to play in Italy next month while Euro 2020 will also be a keenly discussed topic amid growing fears surrounding the deadly outbreak

Khabib mocks Conor McGregor over comeback win against 'finished' Cowboy Cerrone (VIDEO)

UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov has hit out at heated rival Conor McGregor for taking a fight against Donald Cerrone and not a more robust challenger like Justin Gaethje in his comeback last month.

Alonso ‘let Lampard down’ with red card in Bayern thrashing

The Spaniard lost his cool in a challenge with Robert Lewandowski and will now miss the second leg through suspension

Manchester City appeal against two-year Champions League ban confirmed

The Court of Arbitration for Sport has confirmed Manchester City’s appeal against the club’s two-year ban from the Champions League. The court said it was unable to put a timeframe on when the dispute will be resolved by, with City’s involvement in Uefa competitions next season hanging in the balance.

Real Madrid vs Man City predicted line-ups and team news

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Tokyo organizers, IOC going ahead as planned with Olympics

A spokesman for the Japanese government on Wednesday said the International Olympic Committee and local organizers are going ahead as planned with the Tokyo Olympics despite the threat of the spreading coronavirus.

Wrestlers fight for peace in ravaged South Sudan

South Sudanese wrestler Kur Bol Jok strode into the arena, his chest - smeared with ashes and dust - puffed out as he faced his opponent, bracing for the fight.

How to watch Real Madrid v Man City online and on TV

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Ohio State's Day gets 3-year contract extension, salary bump

Ryan Day, who led Ohio State to a 13-1 record and a College Football Playoff appearance in his first year as head coach, is being rewarded with a three-year contract extension and a raise, the university said Tuesday.