Conor McGregor wins in first UFC match in 15 months

Nevada (USA) Jan 19: Irish mixed martial arts fighter Conor McGregor was victorious in his first UFC match in over 15 months, with a technical...

Poland's Kubacki wins Ski Jumping world cup in Titisee-Neustadt

Berlin (Germany) Jan 19: Newly-crowned Four Hills champion Dawid Kubacki of Poland claimed his second FIS Ski Jumping World Cup title of the season in...

Iran's boxer selected as best in Turkey's Ahmet Comert Cup

Tehran (Iran) Jan 19: Iranian boxer Omid Ahmadi-Safa was picked up as the best athlete in the Int'l Ahmet Comert Boxing Tournament in Istanbul.

China two wins in YOG mixed doubles curling

Lausanne (USA) Jan 19: Denmark/China emerged as winners over Norway/Latvia 10-5 while China/Czech Republic beat Hungary/Italy 9-6 in mixed doubles curling at the Youth Olympic...

Real Madrid sleep as leaders on Saturday after beating Sevilla

Madrid (Spain) Jan 19: Real Madrid went to bed as leaders of the Liga Santander on Saturday night after their 2-1 win at home to...

Chicago Fire FC sign Slovenian striker Beric from Saint-Etienne

Wasgington DC (USA) Jan 19: Chicago Fire FC announced on Saturday that they have acquired Slovenian striker Robert Beric on a two-year contract from French...

Leipzig beat Union Berlin 3-1 to extend lead atop standings

Berlin (Germany) Jan 19: Front runners Leipzig came from behind on a brace from Timo Werner and moved 3-1 past newly promoted Union Berlin on...

Dortmund secure 5-3 comeback win over Augsburg on Haaland's hat trick

Berlin (Germany) Jan 19: Winter signing Erling Haaland provided a debut hat trick and helped Borussia Dortmund to bounce back from a 3-1 deficit against...

Senators snap 9-game slide as Marcus Hogberg saves 40 to push back...

Ottawa (Canada) Jan 19: Marcus Hogberg isn't sure he belongs in the NHL, but he might be the only one uncertain of his status.

Rideau Canal Skateway opens for winter

Ottawa (Canada) Jan 19: Today was the first day skaters could lace up and get out on Ottawa's world-famous Rideau Canal Skateway - if they...

After breaking Grey Cup, Winnipeg Blue Bombers find redemption after player saves...

Manitoba (Canada) Jan 19: A fire that threatened an 11-storey Kenora, Ont., hotel Friday afternoon nearly took another victim as it spread across the bottom...

Officer hit by Odell Beckham Jr. wants to drop charges over butt-slapping...

California (USA) Jan 19: An arrest warrant issued for Odell Beckham Jr. after he was seen slapping the backside of a security guard in the...

Thai teenager Kultida Pramphun regains lead at China LPGA Tour Q-School

Haikou (China), Jan 18: Kultida Pramphun moved back to the top of the leaderboard at the CLPGA Tour Qualifying Tournament on Friday as the Thai...

Young joins Inter Milan

Rome (Italy), Jan 18: Inter Milan announced their first new arrival of the winter transfer window on Friday as veteran Ashley Young joined the Serie...

Trump honors national champion LSU Tigers at White House

Washington (USA) Jan 18: ust days after they capped off a 15-0 national championship season in the Mercedes-Benz Superdome with President Trump in attendance, the...

Giant Olympic rings installed at Tokyo's waterfront

Tokyo (Japan) Jan 17: A giant Olympic symbol, the five rings, was installed Friday morning at Tokyo's lankmark waterfront and will be officially lighted when...

Italian prime minister says it is time "to engage in dialogue" on...

Rabat (Morocco) Jan 17: Italy and Algeria support a common approach to the resolution of the conflict in Libya and insist on the importance...

Xavi explains reasons for turning down Barca job

Madrid (Spain) Jan 17: Former Barcelona midfielder and club legend Xavi Hernandez has explained the reasons he rejected the offer to replace Ernesto Valverde as...

Triple H apologizes to WWE star Paige after making lewd comment

Washington (USA) Jan 17: Paul "Triple H" Levesque stirred up controversy when he made a lewd comment about WWE star Paige.

Kansas City Chiefs star Patrick Mahomes poised to cash in under new...

Washington (USA) Jan 17: What happens if you win the Super Bowl? You pay your star player.

Houston Astros players swallowed up in Twitter frenzy over separate cheating allegations

Washington (USA) Jan 17: The punishment the Houston Astros received in wake of the sign-stealing scandal earlier this week sent shockwaves throughout baseball, but some...

Tottenham's new loan signing Gedson Fernandes hoping to emulate Cristiano Ronaldo

London (UK) Jan 16: Tottenham Hotspur has signed promising youngster Gedson Fernandes on an 18-month loan deal from Benfica - and he's already set his...

Magnus Carlsen breaks record for longest unbeaten run in chess

Georgia (USA) Jan 16: Chess great Magnus Carlsen made history Tuesday as he extended his unbeaten run to 111 successive classical games, breaking the 110-game...

Dalila Jakupovic hits out at Australian Open organizers after bushfire smoke forces...

Melbourne (Australia) Jan 16: A tennis player was forced to retire from Australian Open qualifying in Melbourne after collapsing with a coughing fit caused by...

Brazilian teenager Couto on Barcelona radar

Rio de Janeiro (Brazil) Jan 16: Barcelona are poised to sign Coritiba and Brazil U-17 right-back Yan Couto in deal that would see him arrive...

Rocky Johnson, WWE Hall of Famer and Dwayne Johnson's father, dead at...

Washington (USA) Jan 16: Rocky "Soul Man" Johnson, former WWE star and father to Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson, has died at the age of 75.