NBA 'angling' alternative plans to 'shut the season down' amid coronavirus threat: report

The NBA suspended the season more than three weeks ago in the hope that play would resume over the course of the next few weeks, but as time passes by and the situation regarding the spread of COVID-19 continues to worsen, the league appears to be making plans to cancel the season altogether, according to reports.

Fifa raises age limit for men's football at Tokyo Olympics to 24

The tournament is usually for under-23s, but the governing body has made the change to allow players who were eligible for the Tokyo Games this summer to still take part next year

Best Teams Ever bracket series, Final Four: Who was the greatest of all time?

With sports on hold, there's no better time to revisit which teams had the best seasons ever in their respective sports. Here's your chance to vote for who you think pieced together the most immaculate campaign of all time.

Report: Bulls open search for top executive

Chicago Bulls president and chief operating officer Michael Reinsdorf appears to be responding to a growing chorus of fans and critics and will hire a new executive to oversee basketball operations.

Champion rower decides postponed Tokyo Games are a step too far

British Olympic rowing gold medallist Tom Ransley announced his retirement on Friday after deciding the postponement of the Tokyo 2020 Olympics to next year was a step too far.

Dak Prescott’s pre-draft visit shaped Cowboys destiny. This year, teams will make critical judgments

The NFL’s decision to cut all in-person visits will reveal a great deal about the quality of personnel departments. Will teams pass on next Dak Prescott?

ISL pro series to fund swimmers through to Tokyo Olympics

The professional International Swimming League (ISL) will fund its contracted athletes with monthly payments from September through to next year's rescheduled Tokyo Olympics, the series announced on Friday.

Uefa wards leagues off ending seasons due to coronavirus

European football’s governing body, Uefa, has warned organisers of leagues throughout the continent that their sides could lose places in next season’s Champions League and Europa League if the 2019/…

ISL to fund its swimmers through to Tokyo Olympics

The professional International Swimming League (ISL) will fund its contracted athletes through to next year's rescheduled Tokyo Olympics with monthly payments from September, the series announced on Friday.

'People are stupid if they think I can just call Putin and Trump': Khabib maintains he has no way ou

Khabib Nurmagomedov has branded people "stupid" if they think he can simply pick up the phone to call Vladimir Putin or Donald Trump and arrange a flight to the US to face Tony Ferguson at UFC 249.

Brodie Van Wagenen bullish on Mets’ rotation despite Noah Syndergaard loss

When the Mets added Michael Wacha and Rick Porcello to their rotation in December, general manager Brodie Van Wagenen made a bold proclamation: “I think we’re probably the deepest starting rotation…

'August or September': Khabib gives update on next possible date for Ferguson fight

A clearly frustrated Khabib Nurmagomedov has given more insight into the barriers leading up to his seemingly doomed UFC 249 fight with Tony Ferguson and offered a prediction about when their UFC title scrap will finally be held.