September 4, 2018

Russian anti-doping agency reinstatement chances low – director

Russian anti-doping agency (RUSADA) director Yuri Ganus is not optimistic about his organisation's chances of being reinstated when the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) meets this month to discuss its progress, he said on Tuesday.
September 4, 2018

Mourinho accepts one year sentence in Spanish tax case – El Mundo

Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho has accepted a one-year prison sentence as part of a deal to settle a Spanish tax evasion case, El Mundo newspaper reported on Tuesday, although he is unlikely to actually serve any jail time.
September 4, 2018

England include Woakes, Pope in squad for final India test

England named all-rounder Chris Woakes and batsman Ollie Pope on Tuesday in their squad for the final test against India which will be Alastair Cook's last international appearance.
September 4, 2018

‘Gentleman’ Cook deserves more credit for his achievements, says Clarke

Former Australian captain Michael Clarke has described Alastair Cook as one of the game's "true gentleman" after the record-breaking England opener decided to end his 12-year international career.
September 4, 2018

Pouille and Gasquet to lead France against Spain

Lucas Pouille has been named alongside Richard Gasquet to lead the charge against Spain in their Davis Cup semi-final next week.
September 4, 2018

Denmark pick futsal players to avoid Euro 2020 expulsion

Denmark have named a second-string squad including futsal players for this week's matches against Slovakia and Wales after
September 3, 2018

Del Potro crushes Coric to make U.S. Open quarters

Third seed Juan Martin del Potro crushed Croatia's Borna Coric 6-4 6-3 6-1 at the U.S. Open on Sunday to set up a quarter-final clash with American John Isner.
September 3, 2018

Banned Smith’s Caribbean voyage ends with abdominal strain

Banned former Australia captain Steve Smith is cutting short his time with the Caribbean Premier League's Barbados Tridents and heading home after suffering an abdominal tear.
September 3, 2018

Stephens cruises past Mertens and into U.S. Open quarters

Defending champion Sloane Stephens eased into the quarter-finals of the U.S. Open with a 6-3 6-3 victory over Belgian Elise Mertens on Sunday.
September 3, 2018

Isner goes the distance to reach quarter-finals

John Isner ground out yet another five-set win at the U.S. Open on Sunday, beating Milos Raonic 3-6 6-3 6-4 3-6 6-2 to advance to the quarter-finals of his home Grand Slam for the second time.
September 3, 2018

Serena survives scare from Kanepi to reach quarters

Serena Williams survived a scare from giant-killer Kaia Kanepi to claim a rollercoaster 6-0 4-6 6-3 win on Sunday and move into the U.S. Open quarter-finals, a step closer to a record- equalling 24th career Grand Slam title.
September 2, 2018

Tsitsipas wants to bring ATP event back to Greece

Stefanos Tsitsipas is hoping to use his rising fame and popularity to bring an ATP tournament back to Greece.