August 25, 2018

‘Sport doesn’t mean you have to sweat’ – esports makes Asian Games bow

Skinny, pale and sitting in front of a computer, Lee Sang-hyeok doesn’t look much like a traditional Olympic athlete.
August 25, 2018

Vettel completes Ferrari sweep of Belgian practice

Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel closed out Belgian Grand Prix practice with the fastest lap on Saturday ahead of team mate Kimi Raikkonen.
August 24, 2018

Motor racing – We are still Force India, says new team boss

Force India fans should continue to refer to the Formula One team by its old name despite the outfit's rebirth as a new mid-season entry with no Indian involvement, boss Otmar Szafnauer said on Friday.
August 23, 2018

Leaving Real Madrid was ‘easy decision’, says Ronaldo

Cristiano Ronaldo has said the decision to leave Real Madrid for Juventus after nine trophy-filled years in Spain was an easy one to make.
August 23, 2018

Fit-again Kompany determined to prolong Man City career

Manchester City captain Vincent Kompany says his natural athletic ability and desire to keep improving can help him prolong his career with the Premier League champions.
August 23, 2018

Props dropped as Wallabies look to improve set-piece

Props Tom Robertson and Sekope Kepu have paid the price for Australia's poorly performing scrum by being dropped to the bench for the Rugby Championship clash with New Zealand at Eden Park in Auckland on Saturday.
August 23, 2018

Factbox – Rugby Championship: New Zealand vs Australia

Factbox on Saturday's Rugby Championship test between New Zealand and Australia, which doubles as the second match in the Bledisloe Cup series:
August 23, 2018

Quiet destroyer Franks takes centre stage for milestone test

All Blacks prop Owen Franks rarely speaks publicly, preferring to let his ruthless expertise in the dark arts of the front row do his talking for him.
August 23, 2018

Mourinho needs positive reaction from United against Spurs

Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho badly needs a performance and result to encourage his club's supporters when they take on Tottenham Hotspur in the Premier League on Monday.
August 23, 2018

Tennis – Djokovic says injury showed him how impatient he was

Novak Djokovic heads into the U.S. Open in sizzling form after collecting a fourth Wimbledon title and completing a sweep of Masters series events over the last month, but the Serb admits there were times when the long road back from injury brought "mo...
August 22, 2018

Golf – Woods v Mickelson in head-to-head duel over Thanksgiving weekend

Tiger Woods confirmed on Wednesday that he and Phil Mickelson will compete in a head-to-head golf showdown during U.S. Thanksgiving weekend in November.
August 22, 2018

Soccer – Spain players don’t rule out strike over plans for U.S. games

The union of Spanish footballers (AFE) is unanimously opposed to La Liga's plans to play regular season games in the United States and will not rule out going on strike to protest against the proposals, it said on Wednesday.