Luis Severino's injury strains Yankees' rotation heading into 2020 season

The New York Yankees lost Luis Severino for the season after the fireball pitcher suffered a partially torn ulnar collateral ligament and will need Tommy John surgery.

Maria Sharapova announces shock retirement from tennis at 32 after ongoing injury problems

Maria Sharapova won five Grand Slam titles in her career.

Maria Sharapova retires from tennis after amazing run faltered

Maria Sharapova is retiring from tennis, the Russian star announced Wednesday. The 32-year-old won five grand slam tournaments in her career, her first coming when she burst onto the scene by conqu…

Deontay Wilder's attempt to blame defeat on 40lb costume carries little weight | Marina Hyde

The heavyweight’s comments after his loss to Tyson Fury are best euphemised as misjudged – but he is not the first boxer to be pilloried for offering up a bizarre excuse

Khabib mocks Conor McGregor over comeback win against 'finished' Cowboy Cerrone (VIDEO)

UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov has hit out at heated rival Conor McGregor for taking a fight against Donald Cerrone and not a more robust challenger like Justin Gaethje in his comeback last month.

It’s not only Chelsea’s players who should learn from Bayern defeat

Manager Frank Lampard spoke of his players needing to indulge in a degree of introspection after Tuesday evening’s humbling defeat but he too has much to learn at this level too

NFL moves closer to labor peace after key hurdle cleared

The NFL moved closer to labor peace for another decade early Wednesday when player representatives voted to send a new deal already approved by the owners to the full union membership. A simple maj…

Frank Lampard reveals his biggest Chelsea concern after 'sobering' Bayern Munich defeat

Frank Lampard has criticised his Chelsea players for their performance during the defeat to Bayern Munich in the first leg of their Champions League Last 16 tie.

Florida HS baseball coach reinstated after being fired for cursing after winning championship

A Florida high school baseball coach who was fired earlier this month after video was released of him cursing during the team's championship celebration last year has been reinstated, the school's principal announced on Tuesday.

Tsitsipas happy to conserve energy after easing through in Dubai

Stefanos Tsitsipas has been mowing down the opposition without dropping a set in recent weeks and the Greek is confident his game will benefit from spending fewer hours on court.

NFL’s pass interference video rule is in jeopardy after one year

The NFL’s video review system for pass interference calls could be scrapped after one season. An offseason survey by the powerful competition committee, which recommends rules adjustments, sh…

Mets have first significant injury scare in J.D. Davis

LAKELAND, Fla. — The first significant injury scare of spring training is upon the Mets. J.D. Davis departed Tuesday’s game after jamming his left shoulder on a diving play at third base that kept …