Tokyo organizers, government take offensive on virus threat

Tokyo Olympic organizers and the Japanese government went on the offensive Wednesday after a senior IOC member said the 2020 Games were being threatened by the spread of a viral outbreak, with their fate probably decided in the next three months.

Hearn offers fresh hope Fury vs Joshua will happen this year

The Matchroom promoter hopes to overcome Deontay Wilder’s rematch clause and Joshua’s mandatory obligations

What time is the Europa League draw and how to watch it

There are some very strong teams in Europe’s second-tier competition this year, some of whom are gunning solely for the prize of a place in the Champions League next season

Pep Guardiola’s emails ‘hacked’ as man arrested in investigation

Guardiola was reportedly the target of an email hack in 2017 after players’ contact details and private transfer discussions were allegedly stolen

The running club giving asylum seekers friendship and sense of home

Sanctuary Runners was set up two years ago to welcome asylum seekers to Ireland. The club now has 1,500 runners

‘He would not be able to do what I did’: Diego Maradona says ‘in decline’ Lionel Messi wouldn’t have

Diego Maradona and Lionel Messi are arguably the two finest Argentinian footballers in history, but the World Cup-winning legend said Messi would struggle to match the impact he made on the Italian game.

Wenger delivers scathing verdict on Madrid after collapse vs City

The Spaniards collapsed late on as Pep Guardiola’s side secured a 2-1 advantage after the first leg of the last 16 tie

Anthony Joshua vs Tyson Fury a step closer as promoters enter unification title bout talks

Anthony Joshua and Tyson Fury could finally share the boxing ring later this year

Sharapova retires with head held high despite unscrupulous attempts to undermine her reputation

Maria Sharapova has hung up her racquet on a 5-time Grand Slam-winning career that saw her dazzle as a teenage phenomenon but then shot down by smear and scrutiny as her name became mired in the murky meldonium scandal.

How to watch Arsenal vs Olympiacos online and on TV

The Gunners will be confident after a 10-game unbeaten run

Rodri: The final whistle saved Real Madrid

Premier League champions City produced a stunning performance to come from behind and beat the Spanish giants 2-1 in the first leg of their Champions League last-16 tie

Rumor: Warriors acquired first-rounder, Andrew Wiggins for Giannis Antetokounmpo trade

The Warriors have the NBA shook.