dpa Washington Think of tennis venues in the United States and Flushing Meadows in New York City and Indian Wells near Palm Springs, California come to mind. Chicago? That's a football-baseball-ice hockey kind of place. True, ..
dpa Barcelona Real Madrid coach Julen Lopetegui will have mixed emotions going into his first Champions League game in charge of the club on Wednesday. He knows La Liga is Real Madrid's priority this season. But he also knows the ..
Tribune News Network Doha The Local Organising Committee of the Qatar Gymnastics Federation for the forthcoming 48th Artistic Gymnastics World Championships Doha 2018 is meticulously planning various aspects of the first event ..
AFP Barcelona Lionel Messi pictures the Champions League ending with him hoisting the trophy and it began with him scoring a hat-trick on Tuesday as Barcelona put four goals past PSV Eindhoven. An early kick-off at Camp Nou meant that ..
AFP Abu Dhabi Rival captains Sarfraz Ahmed and Rohit Sharma played down the hype surrounding the much-awaited India-Pakistan clash in Dubai on Wednesday, insisting that the Asia Cup is much more than a contest between the ..
reuters milwaukee Christian Yelich became the fifth major-leaguer to hit for the cycle twice in the same season, leading the Milwaukee Brewers to an 8-0 victory over the visiting Cincinnati Reds on Monday night. Wade Miley (5-2) ..
afp Chicago Mitchell Trubisky threw for two touchdowns as the Chicago Bears' defense ransacked Russell Wilson in a 24-17 victory over the Seattle Seahawks at Soldier Field on Monday. Bears quarterback Trubisky made 25 of 34 ..
dpa Frankfurt Seven members of the athletes' commission in the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) have come out against the reinstatement of Russia's Anti-Doping Agency (RUSADA). "It should not be possible to commit the ..
afp Atlanta PGA Tour Commissioner Jay Monahan believes the return of a fully-fit Tiger Woods has had a"tremendous and significant" impact both on and off the golf course. Woods will bring the curtain down on a largely successful ..
reuters london Manchester City assistant coach Mikel Arteta believes the Premier League champions have the best players in the world but that holders Real Madrid are favourites to win the Champions League again this season. ..
afp Barcelona FIFA President Gianni Infantino has expressed concern about La Liga's proposal to stage a fixture between Girona and Barcelona in the United States. The two clubs have each approved a request submitted to the ..
Madrid: Sergio Ramos has launched a scathing attack on Antoine Griezmann's attitude after the French forward said he has his eye on the Ballon d'Or this year and is on a par with Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo. In an ..
London: Bolton Wanderers defender Stephen Darby, 29, announced his retirement from professional football on Tuesday after being diagnosed with motor neuron disease. Darby started his career with Liverpool, and played six games ..
afp London Arsenal chief executive Ivan Gazidis is to leave the club to take up a similar post at Italian giants AC Milan, the Premier League club announced on Tuesday. Speculation that Gazidis -- who oversaw Unai Emery's ..
AFP Dubai India survived a scare against Hong Kong after Shikhar Dhawan's hundred as they battled to a 26-run win over the minnows in the Asia Cup on Tuesday. Chasing a big 286-run target, Hong Kong gave their illustrious ..
AFP Colombo Sri Lankan newspapers and fans lambasted the national cricket team on Tuesday after the former champions were dumped out of the Asia Cup by up-and-coming Afghanistan. "The flop of Asia," ran the private Daily ..
AFP Sydney Australian cricket needs disgraced ex-captain Steve Smith and he is likely to be welcomed back with open arms, former skipper Steve Waugh forecast Tuesday, although it might be tougher for David Warner. The pair are ..