September 9, 2018

Leicester duo to join England squad for Switzerland friendly

England have called up Leicester City duo Ben Chilwell and Demarai Gray for Tuesday's friendly against Switzerland at the King Power Stadium, the English Football Association said on Sunday.
September 9, 2018

U.S. sprinter Lyles helps Americas win Continental Cup

U.S. sprinter Noah Lyles edged out China's Bingtian Su in the men's 100 metres on Sunday to help the Americas depose the defending champions Europe in the Continental Cup.
September 9, 2018

Yates stays strong to increase Vuelta lead

Leader Simon Yates stayed in charge of the Vuelta a Espana after finishing third on Sunday's 15th stage, which was won by Frenchman Thibaut Pinot, with the Briton slightly increasing his gap at the top of the general classification.
September 9, 2018

Fitzpatrick beats Bjerregaard to defend European Masters title

Matthew Fitzpatrick edged Lucas Bjerregaard in a playoff to become the first man in 40 years to successfully defend the title at the Omega European Masters on Sunday.
September 9, 2018

Ewan wins Tour of Britain finale, Alaphilippe takes overall prize

Australia's Caleb Ewan won the eighth and final stage of the Tour of Britain around the streets of London's West End as France's Julian Alaphilippe claimed overall victory on Sunday.
September 9, 2018

Williams fined $17,000 for U.S. Open code violations

Serena Williams has been fined $17,000 (£13,156) for the code violations she received during the U.S. Open final, the United States Tennis Association (USTA) said on Sunday.
September 9, 2018

Dovizioso wins San Marino GP for Ducati

Italian Andrea Dovizioso won the San Marino Grand Prix for Ducati on Sunday while reigning world champion Marc Marquez finished second to increase his MotoGP championship lead to 67 points.
September 9, 2018

UEFA says European club football profitable for first time

European football's top-division clubs made a profit for the first time on record in 2017 as their collective revenue surpassed 20 billion euros (£17.9 billion), UEFA research showed.
September 9, 2018

Earley end to U.S. Open after 39 years

The U.S. Open men's final on Sunday will be Brian Earley's 26th and last as tournament referee, ending a 39-year relationship with the Grand Slam that in the early days included being a player escort for Bjorn Borg.
September 9, 2018

One killed, 40 injured in stampede ahead of Nations Cup qualifier

One person died and 40 were injured in a stampede before kick-off at an African Nations Cup qualifier between Madagascar and Senegal in Antananarivo on Sunday.
September 8, 2018

Djokovic and Del Potro set for big clash of styles in U.S. Open final

Novak Djokovic heads into his U.S. Open final clash with Juan Martin del Potro on Sunday knowing he faces a challenge - a very big challenge indeed.
September 8, 2018

Osaka claims U.S. Open title after Serena meltdown

Naomi Osaka became Japan's first ever Grand Slam champion after she thumped a raging Serena Williams 6-2 6-4 in a controversial U.S. Open final on Saturday, with the American suffering a meltdown after being handed a game penalty.