Hold the ball: NBA's Adam Silver says no decision will be made on season return until at least May

NBA commissioner Adam Silver said the world's premier basketball league won't even consider a return to 2019-2020 season action until at least May as they sit tight and bide their time during the COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic.

Sunderland place players and backroom staff on furlough

The Black Cats became the second Sky Bet League One club after Portsmouth also utilised the government’s job retention scheme

Hulk Hogan’s scary coronavirus message to millions: ‘Maybe we don’t need a vaccine’

Hulk Hogan has caused controversy by suggesting the world may not need a vaccination for coronavirus and claiming the pandemic is an act of God. The deadly Covid-19 outbreak has already claimed the…

Rangers mailbag: Wide range of questions surround Kaapo Kakko

You ask, we answer. The Post is fielding questions from readers about New York’s biggest pro sports teams and getting our beat writers to answer them in a series of regularly published mailbags. In…

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.

Liverpool chiefs walk away from decision to use government cash to pay staff

Bosses at Premier League leaders Liverpool have bowed to pressure from fans and former players and reversed their decision to use a government scheme to place some non-playing staff on temporary leav…

Dwight Gooden’s magical Mets debut included awkward security guard confrontation

Five innings. Three hits. One run, earned. Two walks. Five strikeouts. And one dustup with a security guard. Dwight Gooden’s major league debut, which occurred 36 years ago Tuesday at the (still st…

MotoGP events in Italy, Catalunya join list of postponed races

The MotoGP season will not begin until mid-June after the Italian and Catalan races were postponed on Tuesday due to the coronavirus pandemic.

Closing the UK's parks and public spaces really could be a tipping point | Barney Ronay

There is always compromise, always managed space – but banning exercise in this country would be a disaster

'We all made mistakes on that one': Dana White defends Khabib Nurmagomedov's UFC 249 withdrawal

Dana White isn't prepared to point fingers, but says that mistakes were made in their attempts to salvage the original UFC 249 main event between UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov and top contender Tony Ferguson.

American wins golden toilet roll after 63-hour virtual ultramarathon

Participants had the option of running indoors on a treadmill or on an outdoors course and were linked via the video conferencing app Zoom throughout

Muller extends contract: ‘Bayern Munich is my passion’

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