May 2, 2019

U.S. banking on experience in women’s World Cup defence

The United States will be counting on experience as they look to defend their women's World Cup crown in France with coach Jill Ellis announcing a squad on Thursday that features 12 members of the team who lifted the trophy in 2015.
May 2, 2019

Canadian Osmond announces retirement

Kaetlyn Osmond announced her retirement from competitive figure skating on Thursday, ending her career as Canada's most decorated women's skater during which she won Olympic and world titles.
May 2, 2019

Semenya to run in Doha as storm rages over new IAAF rules

Double Olympic champion Caster Semenya will run her last 800-metres on Friday before the International Association of Athletics Federations imposes hugely controversial new rules limiting testosterone in female athletes.
May 2, 2019

High blood pressure: Five foods you should eat to lower your reading

HIGH blood pressure can be difficult to spot because symptoms are rarely noticeable, but left untreated the condition can lead to more serious health problems. One way to keep your reading in check and prevent complications is to eat the right foods - ...
May 2, 2019

New all-female series ready to hit the track in Germany

Eighteen women racers will line up on the starting grid at Germany's Hockenheim circuit on Saturday for the debut of W Series, the first all-female championship that could ultimately help break Formula One's male monopoly.
May 2, 2019

Woods to receive Presidential Medal of Freedom next Monday

Tiger Woods will receive the Presidential Medal of Freedom from U.S. President Donald Trump next Monday, the White House said on Thursday.
May 2, 2019

Bolton to play Brentford next week – EFL

Bolton Wanderers will play their postponed game against Brentford on Tuesday - two days after the end of regular Championship (second-tier) season, the English Football League (EFL) said on Thursday.
May 2, 2019

Best supplements for migraines: Plant supplement proven to prevent the severe headache

BEST supplements for migraines: A migraine is a severe headache that causes throbbing pain on one side of the head and often it’s treated with painkillers. But for those looking for a more natural remedy, a certain plant supplement has proven effective.
May 2, 2019

Tottenham’s Vertonghen did not suffer concussion – club

Tottenham Hotspur defender Jan Vertonghen did not suffer concussion during Tuesday's Champions League semi-final first leg against Ajax Amsterdam, the north London club said on Thursday.
May 2, 2019

Hegerberg not included in Norway’s squad for Women’s World Cup

Ballon d'Or winner Ada Hegerberg, who has chosen not to play for Norway since 2017, has been left out of their squad for the Women's World Cup in France.
May 2, 2019

Horse racing – Collmus ready to call Kentucky Derby without wife

Larry Collmus has called American horse racing's Triple Crown for NBC since 2011, but he is probably best known for what would have remained an obscure race if not for a confluence of factors that set in motion what became a viral video.
May 2, 2019

Xavi to retire at end of season

Barcelona and Spain midfielder Xavi Hernandez will retire at the end of the season to move into coaching, calling time on a trophy-laden career spanning two decades.