EPL breaks silence on reasons for stalled Newcastle takeover

The consortium which withdrew its bid to buy English club Newcastle declined an offer of independent arbitration into the long-running case after a request for additional information from the Premier League, according to the head of the competition.

Russian sports instructor sets STUNNING new Guinness World Record… UNDERWATER! (VIDEO)

Russian sports instructor Vitaly Vivchar has set a new world bench press record lifting a 50kg barbell while being completely submerged.

Arsenal to conduct internal investigation into transfer activity after record transfer Nicolas Pepe

Premier League side Arsenal are to reportedly conduct an internal investigation into the club's transfer policy after record £72 million signing Nicolas Pepe failed to meet the expectations of his gargantuan transfer last season.

Korpisalo, Blue Jackets win 3-1, tie series with Lightning

Two days after making an NHL-record 85 saves in a five-overtime loss, Joonas Korpisalo stopped 36 more shots to help the Columbus Blue Jackets beat the Tampa Bay Lightning 3-1 on Thursday to even the series at a game apiece.

Pirates vs. Reds prediction: Runs will be at a premium in this one

The Pittsburgh Pirates enter Thursday’s game in Cincinnati with an MLB-worst 3-13 record. A lot of the team’s issues have come at the plate. The Pirates average four runs per game, tied for 23rd in…

Lewis Hamilton would trade matching Michael Schumacher title record for real change in F1

Lewis Hamilton wants to bring about positive change in F1 and beyond.

Root outlines why Anderson will be 'back at the top' soon for England

England’s record wicket-taker is struggling for form, but Root is adamant Anderson’s best is around the corner

Jadon Sancho breaks silence to drop Dortmund hint amid Man Utd transfer interest

Jadon Sancho is one of the most wanted players in European football.

'The game hasn't even started yet': Neymar breaks Twitter with more than 1.7 million mentions ahead

Neymar's status as one of sport's biggest global stars remains untouched as MILLIONS of fans took to social media to give their thoughts on the Brazilian superstar ahead of PSG's crunch Champions League tie with Atalanta.

Russian power lifting champ fractures BOTH KNEES in horror injury as he narrowly avoids being crushe

Russian power lifting record holder Alexander Sedykh has been severely injured at the World Raw Powerlifting Federation (WRPF) European championships near Moscow while attempting a squat with a 400kg (880lbs) weight.

Lightning outlast Blue Jackets 3-2 in 5 OT thriller

By the time he launched the last shot, Brayden Point was just trying to do anything he could to end the fourth-longest game in NHL history.

NHL Roundup: Joonas Korpisalo sets NHL record, Blue Jackets-Lightning in 5OT

Here's everything you need to know from Tuesday's NHL action.