Louisville pounds Robert Morris in opener
Two-time ACC Player of the Year Asia Durr scored 19 points as the host Louisville Cardinals routed the Robert Morris Colonials 69-34 in a first-round NCAA Tournament game on Friday afternoon.
Source: Reuters: Sports News | 22 Mar 2019 | 2:16 pm
Athletics: U.N.-backed Semenya optimistic of CAS success in battle with IAAF
Double Olympic 800-metres champion Caster Semenya is "optimistic" of success in her appeal to the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) over eligibility regulations in athletics for female classification.
Source: Reuters: Sports News | 22 Mar 2019 | 1:29 pm
Birmingham City deducted nine points for EFL profitability and sustainability rule breaches
Birmingham City are deducted nine points by the EFL for breaching profitability and sustainability rules.
Source: BBC Sport - Sport | 22 Mar 2019 | 1:21 pm
Miami Open: Kyle Edmund beats Ilya Ivashka to reach the third round
British number one Kyle Edmund cruises into the third round of the Miami Open with a straightforward victory over Ilya Ivashka.
Source: BBC Sport - Sport | 22 Mar 2019 | 1:06 pm
Rapids looking for first season win in matchup vs. FC Dallas
While FC Dallas looks to rebound from its first defeat on the young season, the Colorado Rapids will again try to earn their first victory of 2019.
Source: Reuters: Sports News | 22 Mar 2019 | 12:59 pm
Boxing: AIBA president Rahimov resigns four months after election
Amateur boxing's governing body (AIBA) president Gafur Rahimov announced his resignation on Friday, claiming that "politically based discussions" were harming the organization's progress as the sport battles to remain part of the Olympic program.
Source: Reuters: Sports News | 22 Mar 2019 | 12:44 pm
Jonathan Walters: Striker announces retirement from football
Burnley and Republic of Ireland striker Jonathan Walters announces his retirement from football because of an Achilles injury.
Source: BBC Sport - Sport | 22 Mar 2019 | 12:36 pm
UCLA soccer coach charged in admissions fraud scandal resigns
The University of California, Los Angeles' men's soccer coach, Jorge Salcedo, who is among those charged in the biggest college admissions fraud scheme ever uncovered in the United States, resigned his post on Thursday, school officials said.
Source: Reuters: Sports News | 22 Mar 2019 | 12:27 pm
Curry on Morant: Ja ready to rule NBA
Ja Morant stole the show in Hartford on Thursday, but the Murray State flash opened eyes nationwide with his triple-double performance that led his 12th-seeded Racers into the second round in a blowout of Marquette.
Source: Reuters: Sports News | 22 Mar 2019 | 12:16 pm
Neymar faces ban for Champions League F-word Instagram rant
PSG star Neymar is facing a ban after being charged by UEFA following for his online rant in the wake of his side's Champions League defeat to Manchester United.
Source: CNN.com - RSS Channel - Sport | 22 Mar 2019 | 12:08 pm
The Champions League of racing
Celebrating the very best thoroughbred racehorses in South America, the Gran Premio Latinoamericano is the most prestigious date on the continent's racing calendar.
Source: CNN.com - RSS Channel - Sport | 22 Mar 2019 | 11:26 am
World Figure Skating Champs: Elizabet Tursynbaeva first woman to complete quadruple Salchow in competition
Kazakhstan's Elizabet Tursynbaeva lands the first ever quadruple Salchow in women's competition on her way to winning silver in the free skate at the World Championships in Japan.
Source: BBC Sport - Sport | 22 Mar 2019 | 10:43 am
Figure skating: Olympic champion Zagitova claims another crown
Olympic figure skating champion Alina Zagitova on Friday claimed yet another crown by winning the world title, overcoming an uneven season by soaring to a commanding win with an ambitious program that left the Russian in tears.
Source: Reuters: Sports News | 22 Mar 2019 | 10:00 am
PSG fans denied entry to women's football match after weapons found on bus
Up to 50 Paris Saint-Germain fans were denied entry to a Women's Champions League match Thursday after weapons, including knives and knuckledusters, were found on a coach carrying fans to the quarterfinal tie in London.
Source: CNN.com - RSS Channel - Sport | 22 Mar 2019 | 9:34 am
The 56,000 mile electric car journey
For three years and 90,000 kilometers and counting, he's traveled the world powered both by electricity and strangers' kindness.
Source: CNN.com - RSS Channel - Sport | 22 Mar 2019 | 9:34 am
Sport on the BBC: Best of this week's TV & radio coverage
This week's sport on the BBC includes Euro 2020 qualifying, the Sanya E-Prix, the 2019 Gymnastics World Cup plus much more.
Source: BBC Sport - Sport | 22 Mar 2019 | 9:20 am
League ready for female head coach says NBA's diversity boss
Widely considered the most progressive men's sports league in North America, the NBA has its sights on the possibility of hiring a female head coach – a move that would cement its position as a leader in sporting diversity.
Source: Reuters: Sports News | 22 Mar 2019 | 9:14 am
Nations Championship: World Rugby calls on Six Nations unions to consider good of global game
World Rugby calls on the Six Nations unions to consider the good of the global game and back plans for a new Nations Championship.
Source: BBC Sport - Sport | 22 Mar 2019 | 9:10 am
Peter Beardsley: Former Newcastle coach charged with using racist language by FA
Former Newcastle striker and coach Peter Beardsley is charged by the Football Association with three counts of using racist language.
Source: BBC Sport - Sport | 22 Mar 2019 | 8:35 am
Molly McCann: Flyweight says she can be UFC's 'poster girl'
Molly McCann, the first English woman to win in the UFC, says she can be its "poster girl" in Europe and wants to headline an arena.
Source: BBC Sport - Sport | 22 Mar 2019 | 8:32 am
Ronnie O'Sullivan still 'fighting and punching' as he closes in on world number one spot
Five-time world champion Ronnie O'Sullivan says he is "still fighting and punching" as he reaches the Tour Championship final.
Source: BBC Sport - Sport | 22 Mar 2019 | 8:23 am
Baseball: Team mates weep as Ichiro, baseball's most prolific hitter, retires at 45
Ichiro Suzuki, the most prolific hitter in baseball history and an icon on both sides of the Pacific, retired on Thursday as his fellow Seattle Mariners wept, bowed and hugged him in a Tokyo stadium rocking with cheers.
Source: Reuters: Sports News | 22 Mar 2019 | 7:10 am
Athletics: Russian race walker to be stripped of medals over doping
Russian race walker Aleksandr Ivanov has been disqualified for three years for doping and is set to be stripped of his gold medal at the 2013 world championships in Moscow, the Russian athletics federation said on Friday.
Source: Reuters: Sports News | 22 Mar 2019 | 6:39 am
Cash, Kings and Kohli: The IPL's $2.5 billion juggernaut
He's one of cricket's most celebrated and pioneering stars, but buried among Shane Warne's myriad of honors with Australia lies a largely unheralded Indian Premier League title.
Source: CNN.com - RSS Channel - Sport | 22 Mar 2019 | 6:10 am
Championship-bound referee wears microphone in final A-League match
Championship-bound referee Jarred Gillett wears a microphone during his final A-League match, offering a revealing insight into the on-pitch conversations between officials and players.
Source: BBC Sport - Sport | 22 Mar 2019 | 5:58 am
Cristiano Ronaldo fined by UEFA for 'cojones' celebration
Cristiano Ronaldo has been fined €20,000 by UEFA for his "cojones" celebration during Juventus' Champions League victory over Atletico Madrid.
Source: CNN.com - RSS Channel - Sport | 21 Mar 2019 | 5:13 pm
Ichiro Suzuki retires from MLB in emotional farewell
Ichiro Suzuki has played his final MLB game -- and his goodbye came in the country where the Japanese icon's professional baseball career began.
Source: CNN.com - RSS Channel - Sport | 21 Mar 2019 | 12:57 pm