Dutch cyclist fighting for his life after devastating crash at Tour of...

Warsaw (Poland) Aug 7: Brian Cookson, the former president of the Union Cycliste Internationale (UCI), believes the sport needs to reevaluate itself after a devastating...

Japanese record-holders confirmed for Golden Grand Prix in Tokyo

Tokyo (Japan), Aug 6: Four Japanese national record-holders are confirmed to participate in the World Athletics Continental Tour Gold meeting in Tokyo on 23 August,...

LSU players on new helmet face shields: 'I can't f-king breathe under...

Washington (USA) Aug 6: LSU linebacker Soni Fonua and offensive lineman Austin Deculus appeared to have a tough time Friday with the new helmets to...

Blue Jays' Ryu Hyun-jin vows to perform well in next game

Seoul (South Korea) Aug 5: Toronto Blue Jays' starter Ryu Hyun-jin said Wednesday that he has refreshed his mind to get ready to make a...

Football returns after long hiatus

Dhaka (Bangladesh) Aug 5: Football in the country is all set to roll back on the field after around five months of Covid-19 lockdown as...

MotoGP champion Marc Marquez to sit out Czech Grand Prix in Brno

Prague (Czech Republic) Aug 5: MotoGP champion Marc Marquez will be replaced by test rider Stefan Bradl at Sunday's Czech Grand Prix in Brno after...

S. African national rugby sevens team to resume training

Johannesburg (South Africa) Aug 5: The South African national rugby sevens team will be tested for COVID-19 and resume training next week, said their coach...

Marquinhos: It would be an honor to captain PSG

Rio de Janeiro (Brazil) Aug 5: Paris Saint-Germain's Brazilian defender Marquinhos said Tuesday he would be honored to replace compatriot Thiago Silva as the...

ISU GP of Figure Skating to be held as domestic run event

Geneva (Switzerland) Aug 5: The International Skating Union (ISU) announced on Tuesday that the ISU Grand Prix of Figure Skating event of the season...

Defending Champion Nadal to skip US Open over COVID-19 concerns while Djokovic...

Washington (USA) Aug 5: Defending champion Rafael Nadal of Spain will skip the US Open due to the spread of COVID-19 while world number one...

2nd seeded Vondrousova knocked out in Palermo Open 1st round

Rome (Italy) Aug 5: Slovenian qualifier KajaJuvan stunned second-seeded Marketa Vondrousova of the Czech Republic 1-6, 7-5, 6-4 in the first round of the Palermo...

CAS reject UAE appeal over Qatar player's eligibility at 2019 Asian Cup

Geneva (Switzerland) Aug 5: The Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) has dismissed an appeal from the United Arab Emirates that Qatar used an...

Ottawa keeps lid on company names, dollar amounts in some COVID-19 contracts

Ottawa (Canada) Aug 5: The federal Liberals have given companies more than $5.8 billion in pandemic-related contracts for personal protective gear and medical supplies.

Laval to host 2022 AHL All-Star Game after cancellation of next year's...

Ottawa (Canada) Aug 5: The American Hockey League has cancelled its 2021 all-star game and awarded the 2022 All-Star Classic to the Laval Rocket.

Honey Badgers pick up crucial victory with strong finish against Rattlers

Ottawa (Canada) Aug 5: Hamilton's Jean-Victor Mukama broke out with 28 points as the Honey Badgers defeated the Saskatchewan Rattlers 86-73 at the CEBL Summer...

Matthews finally breaks ice for Maple Leafs in shutout win over Blue...

Ottawa (Canada) Aug 5: The Maple Leafs sat two minutes from a resounding, feel-good victory.

Hockey Canada mandates minimum of 2 women on board of governors

Ottawa (Canada) Aug 5: In a move it says is aimed to include more diverse perspectives, Hockey Canada has mandated a minimum of two women...

6 Flames find back of the net as Calgary thumps Winnipeg for...

Ottawa (Canada) Aug 5: Aware of how much back-to-back losses could devastate their playoff hopes, the Calgary Flames wrested momentum back in their series with...

K League mulling rescheduling regular season games for upcoming Asian football tournaments

Seoul (South Korea), Aug 4: The South Korean football league said Tuesday that it is considering adjusting its 2020 regular season fixtures to avoid an...

Magic's Jonathan Isaac jersey sales surge after he stood for national anthem...

Washington (USA) Aug 4: Orlando Magic forward Jonathan Isaac made headlines last week when he was the first NBA player to stand during the national...

Denver Broncos install 'misting booth' to disinfect players amid coronavirus pandemic

Washington (USA) Aug 4: The Denver Broncos are taking the proper precautions at their facility to help battle the coronavirus pandemic.

TCU players revolt after coach Gary Patterson allegedly used racial slur

Washington (USA) Aug 4: A TCU football player alleges on social media coach Gary Patterson used the N-word Sunday and it prompted multiple players to...

Same venues, schedule for postponed Paralympics

Tokyo (Japan), Aug 3: The organizers of the Tokyo Paralympics on Monday announced the competition schedule for the postponed Games. A few adjustments were made...

Navy SEAL Museum used Colin Kaepernick jersey as prop in K-9 demonstration...

Washington DC (USA) Aug 3: The Navy SEAL Museum, just outside Fort Pierce, Fla., used a Colin Kaepernick jersey as a prop in a K-9...

Raptors restart NBA season with win over Lakers

Ottawa (Canada) Aug 2: Kyle Lowry poured in 33 points and a career-high 14 rebounds to lead the Toronto Raptors to victory in the team's...

"Canadiens stun Penguins with OT win

Ottawa (Canada) Aug 2: Canadiens head coach Claude Julien said back in the spring his young, largely inexperienced roster had a real opportunity to grow...

Baseball game postponed in Japan as player tests positive for COVID-19

Tokyo (Japan), Aug 2: A baseball game in Japan's professional league has been postponed after a player from Pacific League club SoftBank Hawks tested positive...