February 29, 2020

MLS sees itself as world’s top league in 25 years

As Major League Soccer launched a milestone 25th season on Saturday, the mood was not one of reflection and cautious optimism but bold even outrageous predictions of a future empire.
February 29, 2020

Timeline of Major League Soccer’s 25 years

A time line of the 25-year history of Major League Soccer:
February 29, 2020

Healthy Rupp repeats as U.S. Olympic marathon champion

Galen Rupp powered his way to his second consecutive U.S. Olympic marathon trials victory as the 2016 Rio Games bronze medallist showed he is fully recovered from 2018 Achilles surgery on Saturday.
February 29, 2020

Who are you calling old? Ageless Abdi books ticket to fifth Olympics

It is often said that age is nothing but a number. For 43-year-old marathoner Abdi Abdirahman, it was little more than an afterthought at Saturday's U.S. Olympic marathon trials.
February 29, 2020

Liverpool’s dream run ends in shock 3-0 thrashing at Watford

Liverpool's unbeaten run of success in this season's Premier League was ended in unfathomable fashion on Saturday as struggling Watford hammered the European champions 3-0 at their ecstatic Vicarage Road stadium.
February 29, 2020

Klopp believes defeat could prove a positive for Liverpool

Far from being deflated by his team's first Premier League reverse of the season at Watford on Saturday, Liverpool's ever-positive manager Juergen Klopp reckoned the shock 3-0 setback could prove liberating for his treble-seeking Reds.
February 29, 2020

Indian duo urge BWF to extend Olympic qualification period amid virus threat

Indian shuttlers Saina Nehwal and Parupalli Kashyap have urged badminton's governing body to reconsider its decision not to extend the qualification period for the Tokyo Games despite several events being cancelled or postponed due to the coronavirus.
February 29, 2020

Napoli continue revival with win over sorry Torino

Napoli continued their Serie A revival under Gennaro Gattuso with a comfortable 2-1 home win over a sorry Torino side who slumped to a sixth consecutive league defeat on Saturday.
February 29, 2020

Liverpool lose in Watford sensation, Chelsea earn late draw

Liverpool's dream run was demolished in the most unlikely fashion by strugglers Watford on Saturday in what must be considered the most extraordinary reverse of the entire Premier League season.
February 29, 2020

Mbappe masterclass fires PSG to 4-0 win over Dijon

Kylian Mbappe capped a brilliant individual performance by scoring twice and creating another for Mauro Icardi as leaders Paris St Germain cruised to a comfortable 4-0 victory over Dijon in their Ligue 1 clash at the Parc des Princes on Saturday.
February 29, 2020

Cycling – Wild wins eighth title, magnificent seven for Dygert

Dutchwoman Kirsten Wild claimed an eighth world title in an incident-packed madison race and American Chloe Dygert made it a magnificent seven as she shattered her own world record in the individual pursuit at the world track championships on Saturday....
February 29, 2020

Carrie Symonds pregnant: Is Boris Johnson & fiancé’s baby a boy or a girl? Gender clues

BORIS JOHNSON and fiancé Carrie Symonds have announced that they are expecting their first baby. As this is the prime minister's fifth child, is there any way to predict what the gender will be?