Masahiro Tanaka leaves US for Japan over coronavirus ‘danger’

Masahiro Tanaka recently returned to Japan with his family, in fear of contracting the coronavirus. Having been in Florida following the suspension of the baseball season, the Yankees starting pitc…

Aaron Boone relives injury that led to Yankees’ Alex Rodriguez blockbuster

It remains remarkable — 16 years later — that a game of pickup basketball drastically altered the history of baseball’s most prominent franchise. If Aaron Boone and his wife had plans that Fr…

Olympic swimmer Sharon van Rouwendaal trains in tiny inflatable pool

Give her a gold medal for ingenuity. An Olympic swimmer, in need of somewhere to train amid the coronavirus pandemic, set up a tiny inflatable pool in Marsaneix, France and tethered herself to a tr…

Eddie Jones says he has unfinished business as England head coach

England will know by the end of the month whether the summer tour to Japan will go ahead having extended the contract of the head coach, Eddie Jones, until the end of the 2023 World Cup

Saints' Sean Payton clarifies Drew Brees retirement remark: 'I'm a dummy'

New Orleans Saints head coach Sean Payton backtracked Wednesday after he appeared to slip up and reveal quarterback Drew Brees’ potential retirement plans at the end of the 2020 season.

Golf: Asian Tour's Shinhan Donghae Open returns to Korea; Japan switch scrapped

Plans to host this year's Shinhan Donghae Open in Japan have been scrapped due to the coronavirus pandemic, the Asian Tour said on Thursday, with organisers now set to continue the golf tournament at its regular home in South Korea.

Lamar Jackson workout is as close as Antonio Brown will get to Ravens

The Ravens are thin at wide receiver, Antonio Brown is a free agent and he was seen working out with Lamar Jackson and Brown’s cousin, Marquise “Hollywood” Brown, on Wednesday. Connect the dots? We…

Jadeveon Clowney lowering NFL free agency demands could spark frenzy

The market appears to have won. Jadeveon Clowney, arguably the top remaining NFL free agent left, has lowered his contract demands from $20 million per year to as low as $17 million, according to E…

Sean Payton’s slip up may have revealed Drew Brees’ retirement plans

Granted there’s an NFL season, it could be the last one for longtime New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees. That seems to be a very real possibility, based on coach Sean Payton’s remarks on Wed…

American gymnast Biles cried at news of Tokyo postponement

Four-times Olympic champion Simone Biles has finally broken her silence on the year-long postponement of the 2020 Tokyo Olympics and said on Wednesday that while the news left her in tears it was the right call.

Coronavirus: NFL determined to start 2020 season on time without contingency plans

The NFL’s 2020 season is expected to be pulled off precisely as it would have been if a worldwide pandemic had never occurred.

World champ Kapas among NINE Hungarian swimmers to test positive for Covid-19

World champion and Olympic swimmer Boglárka Kapas is among nine members of the Hungarian national swimming team to have tested positive for Covid-19, the country's swimming association has confirmed.