August 21, 2018

Bratches hopes departing Alonso can be ambassador for F1

Fernando Alonso can be an ambassador for Formula One after the double world champion bows out at the end of the season, the sport's managing director Sean Bratches said on Tuesday.
August 21, 2018

Sale Sharks’ Ashton, Tarus to face disciplinary panel

Sale Sharks winger Chris Ashton and prop Alexandru Tarus have been cited after picking up red cards in a pre-season victory over Castres Olympique last week, the Rugby Football Union said on Tuesday.
August 21, 2018

Korean Olympic hero Jin’s Asian Games jinx goes on

Four-time Olympic champion Jin Jong-oh failed once again to earn an individual gold at the Asian Games on Tuesday after the South Korean finished fifth in the men's 10 metre air pistol event in co-host city Palembang.
August 21, 2018

Henry wants Bordeaux job, says Wenger

Arsene Wenger is in no hurry to return to management but the former Arsenal boss says fellow Frenchman Thierry Henry is interested in taking over at Bordeaux.
August 21, 2018

Steyn faces another injury lay-off

South African fast bowler Dale Steyn could be set for another stint on the sidelines after picking up a groin injury in a county cricket match on Monday.
August 21, 2018

Liverpool’s Milner and Mane secure victory at Palace

LONDON, Aug 20 (Reuters)- - Liverpool's James Milner's converted a penalty on the stroke of halftime and Sadio Mane added a late second goal to secure a hard-fought 2-0 win at Crystal Palace in the Premier League on Monday.
August 21, 2018

Bournemouth have learned to cope with adversity, says Howe

Bournemouth have experienced the ups and downs of life in the Premier League and it is that experience which makes them tough to beat, manager Eddie Howe has said.
August 20, 2018

Gasly joins Verstappen at Red Bull F1 team

French Formula One driver Pierre Gasly will graduate from Toro Rosso to Red Bull Racing as replacement for departing Australian Daniel Ricciardo from 2019, the team announced on Monday.
August 20, 2018

Rooney magic continues to revitalise DC United

When former England captain Wayne Rooney was unveiled as DC United's marquee signing in June they were bottom of the MLS Eastern Conference with two wins in 14 matches and had been eliminated from the U.S. Open Cup.
August 20, 2018

FIFA’s legal chief Villiger leaves governing body

Marco Villiger, the man who was the key link between FIFA and U.S. anti-corruption investigators, has left the organisation, soccer's world governing body said on Monday.
August 20, 2018

England face record target on final two days against India

England will have to set a record for the highest successful fourth-innings chase if they are to win the third test against India after the dominant tourists declared at 352 for seven with Virat Kohli making 103 on Monday.
August 20, 2018

Arsene Wenger to get honour for helping George Weah’s career

Former Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger is to travel to Liberia this week to receive the west African country's highest honour for his role in the development of the football career of president George Weah.