PFA chief says players ‘have agreed to play their part’

The recent stalemate in talks has seen the players receive widespread criticism, with health secretary Matt Hancock calling for them to take a cut

FIFA bribe allegations raise more questions over Qatar World Cup

The 2022 World Cup in Qatar has become the focus of fresh FIFA corruption allegations after the release of a new U.S. Department of Justice indictment which says bribes were paid to football officials to secure their votes for hosting rights.

Ben Wallace theorizes drafting Carmelo Anthony in 2003 may have disrupted team chemistry

Detroit Pistons great Ben Wallace dismissed Carmelo Anthony’s notion he would have had two or three NBA titles under his belt if the team would have drafted him over Darko Milicic.

Premier League players don’t want to take a pay cut, says Simon Jordan

The former Crystal Palace chairman thinks footballers need to ‘shift their backsides’

Muller extends contract: ‘Bayern Munich is my passion’

Muller has made over 500 appearances for Bayern and has won eight Bundesliga titles

UFC fighter Anthony Smith describes encounter with intruder: 'My entire computer room is covered in

UFC fighter Anthony Smith said Monday he was forced to take down an intruder in his Nebraska home over the weekend in what he described at a “terrifying” encounter.

World Championships provisionally scheduled for Sept-Oct in South Korea

The Table Tennis World Championships, which was postponed due to concerns over the coronavirus pandemic, has been provisionally scheduled to be held in South Korea between Sept. 27 and Oct. 4, the sport's governing body said on Tuesday.

Former Fifa executives accused of bribes over World Cup bidding

Former Fifa executives took bribes in return for voting for Russia and Qatar to host the World Cup, according to US prosecutors.

Nets still looking for how to unlock the best Taurean Prince

Part 16 of a series analyzing the Brooklyn Nets. Before the season was suspended due to the coronavirus pandemic, no Net had logged more games than Taurean Prince. He didn’t take a single contest o…

NFL Draft to occur in 'fully virtual format,' with team personnel kept apart

The upcoming NFL draft will take place in a "fully virtual format," the league confirmed in a letter to teams on Monday, with personnel advised to stay at home amid the coronavirus pandemic.

NBA Draft 2020: Knicks could steal Kira Lewis at end of first round

ESPN draft guru Fran Fraschilla has a message for the Knicks: Take the best player available with your lottery pick and save the late first-rounder for a point guard. The former St. John’s coach be…

Phelps urges athletes to take care of mental health after Games delay

Olympic great Michael Phelps has voiced his concerns over the negative impact on athletes' mental health of the Tokyo Games postponement prompted by the new coronavirus pandemic.