World Games postponed to 2022 to avoid Tokyo Olympics clash

The 2021 World Games have been pushed back by a year to avoid clashing with the Tokyo Olympics which were rescheduled due to the coronavirus pandemic, World Games organisers said on Thursday.

Vince Carter reflects on possible final NBA game: 'It's giving me chills'

Vince Carter on Wednesday dove deeper into his mindset as the Atlanta Hawks took on the New York Knicks in what could have been the NBA great’s final professional basketball game of his career.

The NFL disconnect that is driving teams away from Jameis Winston

It appears NFL coaches are erring on the side of caution when it comes to free agent Jameis Winston. The former first-overall pick, who has yet to find a landing spot after five years in Tampa Bay,…

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British sports bodies fear financial ruin because of coronavirus pandemic

Some British sporting bodies, including those sending athletes to next year’s Olympics, fear they could go under because of the coronavirus pandemic

ESPN’s Stephen A. Smith attacks his own ‘burner account’

Stephen A. Smith attacking his own burner account is the coronavirus distraction we all need right now. The loquacious ESPN personality has a notorious “burner account” on Twitter with …

Eddie Jones: England head coach is the total package, says RFU's Bill Sweeney

RFU boss Bill Sweeney urges Eddie Jones to keep his "competitive edge", even if the England head coach does "slightly cross the line" on occasions.

Atletico Madrid players accept 70 per cent pay cut amid coronavirus crisis

Barcelona players accepted a wage cut of the same percentage this week

Liverpool’s ‘never say die’ attitude keeps them going, says Henderson

Reds were 25 points clear at the top of the Premier League when the season was halted

Olympic swimmer Sharon van Rouwendaal trains in tiny inflatable pool

Give her a gold medal for ingenuity. An Olympic swimmer, in need of somewhere to train amid the coronavirus pandemic, set up a tiny inflatable pool in Marsaneix, France and tethered herself to a tr…

Basketball in ballrooms? Empty Las Vegas casinos 'literally' hold hoop dreams as NBA considers playo

Basketball could return with a truncated round of playoff games held in ballroom casinos in Las Vegas as the NBA plots a makeshift conclusion to the season in the midst of the continuing coronavirus crisis in the US.

McLaren slashes staff costs as F1 reels from coronavirus

McLaren on Thursday became the first team Formula 1 team to cut staff salaries in an attempt to navigate its way through the coronavirus pandemic which has ravaged the Grand Prix season.