Fri, 24 Mar 2017 04:35:15 GMTUli Stielike's future as the South Korea head coach is safe despite the stunning 1-0 defeat to China in Thursday's World Cup qualifier, Korean FA chief Chung Mong-gyu said on Friday.
Fri, 24 Mar 2017 04:30:30 GMTSouth Africa's Quinton de Kock has been cleared to play the third test against New Zealand in Hamilton after passing a late fitness test on Friday.
Fri, 24 Mar 2017 04:30:22 GMTRussian Elena Vesnina and Spaniard Garbine Muguruza were in big trouble in their second round matches when the weather came to their rescue at the Miami Open in Florida on Thursday.
Fri, 24 Mar 2017 04:30:39 GMTSome people were angry that they had to wait more than two hours in the sun to pick up their race packs.
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Fri, 24 Mar 2017 03:15:34 GMTGrabbing a slice of China's huge market has proved elusive for an array of foreign sports but the full-contact game of Australian Rules is planning to tackle the nation head-on with a soft-power offensive backed by business and diplomacy.
Fri, 24 Mar 2017 03:15:23 GMTLewis Hamilton topped the timesheets ahead of new Mercedes team mate Valtteri Bottas in the first free practise session at the Australian Grand Prix on Friday.
Fri, 24 Mar 2017 02:35:41 GMTSweden stalwart Sebastian Larsson may have missed the autumn internationals due to a knee operation but there is no end in sight for the 31-year-old who is back in the squad aiming to increase his haul of 87 caps.
Fri, 24 Mar 2017 03:00:13 GMTLionel Messi converted a penalty as Argentina laboured to a 1-0 win over Chile in a World Cup qualifier on Thursday that put them back in the automatic qualifying spots for next year's finals in Russia.
Fri, 24 Mar 2017 02:30:38 GMTThe Texas team also busted the NCAA and US records for the 400-yard medley relay.
Fri, 24 Mar 2017 03:00:16 GMTBrazil recovered from conceding an early goal to beat Uruguay 4-1 in Montevideo on Thursday, with Paulinho grabbing a hat-trick in a win that all but cemented their place at next year's World Cup finals.
Fri, 24 Mar 2017 01:35:20 GMTTottenham Hotspur have been given approval to play the majority of their home matches next season in front of a capacity crowd at Wembley if they take up an option to play at the stadium, British media reported on Thursday.
Fri, 24 Mar 2017 00:05:23 GMTNew Zealand's left-arm seamer Trent Boult has been ruled out of the third test against South Africa and been replaced in the squad by the uncapped Scott Kuggeleijn.
Fri, 24 Mar 2017 00:00:24 GMTWorld number one Dustin Johnson continued his perfect record at the WGC-Dell Match Play on Thursday while number two Rory McIlroy was eliminated without even setting foot on the course.
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 23:12:58 GMTFive days after marrying his high school sweetheart, American rookie Trey Mullinax fired a bogey-free nine-under par 63 to seize a one-stroke lead on Thursday at the storm-hit Puerto Rico Open.
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 22:57:08 GMTReal Madrid star James Rodriguez bundled in the rebound from a late penalty as Colombia defeated Bolivia 1-0 on Thursday to boost their 2018 World Cup qualification campaign.
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 20:05:23 GMTBarcelona have announced they will open up a memorial space at the Nou Camp stadium on Friday for supporters to pay their respects to former club president Agusti Montal, who died on Wednesday aged 82.
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 20:00:18 GMTFIFA needs to take care of the players when it plans the next international match calendar, the head of a key committee at soccer's governing body told Reuters on Thursday.
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 20:00:14 GMTThree Grenoble rugby players who were being detained following a rape complaint have been released from police custody pending further investigations, a French prosecutor said on Thursday.
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 19:49:29 GMTSecond seed Karolina Pliskova cruised into the third round of the Miami Open, the Czech beating American qualifier Madison Brengle 6-1, 6-3 on Thursday.
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 22:45:11 GMTReal Madrid striker Karim Benzema has asked France coach Didier Deschamps for an explanation on why he was not selected for Saturday's World Cup qualifier against Luxembourg.
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 19:25:21 GMTJapan stayed on course to book their spot at next year's World Cup finals as Vahid Halilhodzic's side handed the United Arab Emirates a 2-0 defeat on Thursday, while Iran recorded a 1-0 win over Qatar.
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 18:40:21 GMTSelling the world's most famous cycle race to a country where an estimated 450 million people own a bike hardly sounds like a revolutionary concept.
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 18:35:16 GMTEverton's plan to move to a new stadium alongside the River Mersey moved a step forward when the Premier League club announced on Thursday a finance model to buy land at Bramley Moore Dock.
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 18:30:14 GMTFormer German soccer great Franz Beckenbauer was questioned by Swiss prosecutors on Thursday as part of their investigation into his country's successful bid for the 2006 World Cup.
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 17:30:13 GMTFormer top-flight side Portsmouth, now languishing in the fourth tier of English soccer, announced on Thursday an exclusivity agreement with ex-Walt Disney chief executive Michael Eisner and his Tornante Company.
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 17:25:16 GMTFrenchman Nacer Bouhanni won a weather-shortened fourth stage of the Tour of Catalonia on Thursday while American Tejay van Garderen retained the overall lead.
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 23:08:00 GMTWorld champion Karim Gawad was beaten 6-11, 12-10, 11-9, 11-7 by Mohamed Abouelghar, the world number 23 with whom he is rooming, just when he was on the brink of climbing to the summit.
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 17:05:20 GMTIndia have called up uncapped batsman Shreyas Iyer for the fourth and final test against Australia as cover for captain Virat Kohli who has not recovered fully from a shoulder injury.
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 15:15:29 GMTMexican Formula One driver Sergio Perez has been on a crash diet ahead of Sunday's season-opening Australian Grand Prix after Force India asked him to shed some kilos to compensate for an overweight car.