Pep Guardiola on why Aymeric Laporte is the 'best in the world'

City won at Sheffield United but the biggest boost of the night for the visitors was Laporte’s first start since he suffered a knee injury in late August

Man City boss Pep Guardiola makes bizarre Ederson claim after City miss another penalty

Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola thinks he might have to decide who takes the penalties after seeing Gabriel Jesus miss another attempt from the spot against Sheffield United - and says Ederson may be the best spot-kick taker at the club.

Rangers no match for Islanders without Artemi Panarin

Hard to know exactly how this would have turned out if Artemi Panarin had played, but it couldn’t have been too much worse for the Rangers. With their best player a late scratch presumably because …

Derek Jeter voting debacle is peak Hall of Fame stupidity

Well, how about that? For once in his charmed baseball life, things didn’t go absolutely perfectly for Derek Jeter. Although, if any true justice existed in this universe, Jeffrey Maier would’ve be…

Derek Jeter’s 10 best plays of Hall of Fame Yankees career

Derek Jeter will certainly be elected to the Baseball Hall of Fame class of 2020, with the official announcement coming Tuesday evening at 6 p.m. The only question being whether he’ll become …

Rafael Nadal opens up on overcoming ‘internal crisis’ as injury threatened to ruin 2019

Rafael Nadal bounced back from being at an all-time low in 2019 to ending the year as world No 1.

Mets’ fear of future owner Steve Cohen is taking over manager search

The shadow of an ownership change looms over the Mets’ managerial search, as team executives try to deduce the best way to please the prospective new boss. Only days after Carlos Beltran’s departur…

The Patrick Mahomes thrill ride is unmatched right now

There are two undeniable lures to sports. The first one, the best one, is the feeling of sheer bliss (and also the corresponding sense of grief) attached to the teams you truly, genuinely, passiona…

Athletics: Lyles, many top sprinters skipping indoor season

Even with outstanding hurdles races at U.S. indoor meetings and talented field event competitions in Europe, international athletics is continuing to be impacted by the long 2019 outdoor season.

United's season could now be defined by one rash Solskjaer decision

Solskjaer’s time at United is becoming increasingly difficult and the success of the club’s 2019/20 campaign could now ultimately hinge on one seemingly rash decision

College basketball’s extreme parity is perfect for madness

This is the future. No great teams. No great players. Parity across the board. This is what college basketball will look like once the one-and-done rule is over, when the nation’s best players don’…

2019 champ Djokovic eyes 5th post-30 Slam title in Australia

The secret to Novak Djokovic's post-30 success? Not his best-in-tennis return. Or his limb-twisting, body-bending court coverage. Or even his baseline consistency or clutch gene.