Bury FC: HM Revenue & Customs winding-up petition adjourned for 14 days
A winding-up petition against Bury Football Club is adjourned for a further two weeks in the High Court.
Source: BBC Sport - Sport | 16 Oct 2019 | 9:41 am
The best off-field moments so far
As the Rugby World Cup pauses for breath between the groups stages and knockout rounds, now seems a good time to reflect on what's been an eventful tournament so far.
Source: CNN.com - RSS Channel - Sport | 16 Oct 2019 | 9:34 am
Olympics marathon moved from Tokyo to Sapporo because of heat fears
The marathon and long-distance walking events at next year's Olympics have been moved from Tokyo to Sapporo to avoid a repeat of the recent World Championships in Doha where athletes toiled in searing heat and humidity.
Source: CNN.com - RSS Channel - Sport | 16 Oct 2019 | 9:28 am
El Clasico: La Liga ask for Barcelona-Real Madrid game to be moved
La Liga ask for El Clasico on 26 October to be moved from Barcelona's Nou Camp stadium to Real Madrid's Bernabeu over fears of civil unrest.
Source: BBC Sport - Sport | 16 Oct 2019 | 9:10 am
Spanish league asks to move El Clásico from Barcelona amid Catalan protests
Spain's La Liga has asked the country's football federation (RFER) to move the upcoming "El Clasico" match from Barcelona to Madrid because of the ongoing Catalonian protests.
Source: CNN.com - RSS Channel - Sport | 16 Oct 2019 | 8:56 am
Chastain to race Xfinity full time in 2020
Ross Chastain has made a name for himself by consistently exceeding expectations -- winning NASCAR races and challenging for the 2019 NASCAR Gander Outdoors Truck Series championship even though he began the season with uncertainty about his future. The hard work and determination has paid off.
Source: Reuters: Sports News | 16 Oct 2019 | 8:49 am
Family of England fan Rob Spray who died in Sofia 'broken'
About £10,000 has been raised for the family of Rob Spray, who died ahead of the Bulgaria match.
Source: BBC Sport - Sport | 16 Oct 2019 | 8:41 am
Rugby World Cup: Rob Herring replaces injured Sean Cronin in Ireland squad
Ulster hooker Rob Herring is called into the Ireland Rugby World Cup squad in place of the injured Sean Cronin.
Source: BBC Sport - Sport | 16 Oct 2019 | 8:28 am
Bulgaria v England: Police arrest six following racist abuse at Euro qualifier
Six Bulgarian football fans suspected of subjecting black England players to racist abuse are detained following police raids.
Source: BBC Sport - Sport | 16 Oct 2019 | 8:21 am
Tokyo Olympic marathon to be moved to Hokkaido due to heat concerns: IOC
The Olympic marathon and race walking events during Tokyo 2020 will be moved to Japan's northernmost island of Hokkaido from originally planned courses in the capital due to worries about heat, the International Olympic Committee said on Wednesday.
Source: Reuters: Sports News | 16 Oct 2019 | 8:16 am
Miami Grand Prix 'agreed in principle' for 2021
Miami could be hosting a Formula One race in 2021 after organizers announced a deal "in principle" had been reached.
Source: CNN.com - RSS Channel - Sport | 16 Oct 2019 | 7:49 am
Tokyo 2020: Olympic marathon and race walks moved to Sapporo over heat fears
The marathon and race walking at next summer's Tokyo Olympics are moved to Sapporo - 800km to the north - because of its cooler conditions.
Source: BBC Sport - Sport | 16 Oct 2019 | 7:40 am
Washington Nationals beat St. Louis Cardinals, finally make it into the World Series
Finally, after 15 frustrating seasons, the Washington Nationals are going to the baseball mountaintop -- the World Series -- for the very first time.
Source: CNN.com - RSS Channel - Sport | 16 Oct 2019 | 6:35 am
Bulgarian police detain six over racist chants at England game
Bulgarian police said on Wednesday they had detained six people in connection with the racist abuse faced by England's black players during a Euro 2020 qualifier in Sofia with more arrests likely.
Source: Reuters: Sports News | 16 Oct 2019 | 6:28 am
Bulgaria coach apologizes to England over racist chants
Bulgaria coach Krasimir Balakov has apologized to the England team after fans taunted their black players with Nazi salutes and monkey chants during a Euro 2020 qualifier in Sofia on Monday.
Source: Reuters: Sports News | 16 Oct 2019 | 6:28 am
Formula 1 reveals plan to stage Miami race at Dolphins stadium
Formula 1 says it has an agreement in principle with the owners of the Miami Dolphins NFL stadium to hold a race in the Florida city from 2021.
Source: BBC Sport - Sport | 16 Oct 2019 | 6:12 am
Arrests follow after football's night of shame
The ugly sound of monkey chants and the sinister sight of football fans performing Nazi salutes have been beamed around the world. Now all eyes turn to UEFA, European football's governing body.
Source: CNN.com - RSS Channel - Sport | 16 Oct 2019 | 6:12 am
Technical foul: Chinese traders in online sneaker market punish NBA after HK controversy
On Oct. 4, a Chinese trader noticed a sharp drop in the price of crypto tokens backed by Nike's Air Jordan sneakers on a U.S.-based exchange after the general manager of the NBA's Houston Rockets tweeted support for the protests in Hong Kong.
Source: Reuters: Sports News | 16 Oct 2019 | 5:50 am
Zarco replaces Nakagami at LCR for season's last three races
French rider Johann Zarco will replace Takaaki Nakagami at LCR Honda for the final three races of the MotoGP season after the Japanese has shoulder surgery, the team said on Wednesday.
Source: Reuters: Sports News | 16 Oct 2019 | 5:48 am
England v Australia: Maro Itoje relishing calm before Rugby World Cup quarter-final
Maro Itoje says he is relishing the calm before England take on Australia in the World Cup quarter-final on Saturday.
Source: BBC Sport - Sport | 16 Oct 2019 | 4:46 am
India optimistic Davis Cup tie will be shifted from Islamabad
India's tennis association will apply for visas for their Davis Cup tie against Pakistan next month but expects the fixture to be moved away from Islamabad, AITA Secretary General Hironmoy Chatterjee told Reuters on Wednesday.
Source: Reuters: Sports News | 16 Oct 2019 | 3:55 am
NHL roundup: 4-goal period pushes Leafs past Wild
Mitchell Marner scored a goal and added two assists, Morgan Rielly tied a team record with four assists in one period, and the Toronto Maple Leafs defeated the visiting Minnesota Wild 4-2 Tuesday night.
Source: Reuters: Sports News | 16 Oct 2019 | 2:29 am
Rugby World Cup 2019: Scotland respond to misconduct charge
Scottish Rugby questions whether a misconduct charge from World Rugby following comments from chief executive Mark Dodson is "appropriate".
Source: BBC Sport - Sport | 16 Oct 2019 | 2:21 am
Carl Frampton: Watch the former world champion take on BBC Sport's 12-second challenge
Can you beat former two-weight world champion Carl Frampton? Watch as he takes on BBC Sport's 12-second challenge.
Source: BBC Sport - Sport | 16 Oct 2019 | 1:25 am
Canada rolls past USA in CONCACAF Nations League
Alphonso Davies scored in the 63rd minute, and Lucas Cavallini added the clincher in the first minute of second-half stoppage time to give Canada a 2-0 win over the United States men's national soccer team in a CONCACAF Nations League match on Tuesday in Toronto.
Source: Reuters: Sports News | 16 Oct 2019 | 12:37 am
Rapinoe hoping for settlement but holding ground in discrimination suit
U.S. women's national team standout Megan Rapinoe said she's "optimistic" that she and her fellow players can reach an agreement in their gender discrimination suit against U.S. Soccer, but that they're also ready for a fight.
Source: Reuters: Sports News | 15 Oct 2019 | 10:04 pm
Bulgaria charged over racist chanting at England match
European soccer's governing body has charged the Bulgarian national federation over the racist chanting directed at England players at a European championship qualifier match on Monday.
Source: CNN.com - RSS Channel - Sport | 15 Oct 2019 | 1:12 pm
French politicians call for action over Turkish soccer players' military salute
French politicians and ministers have called for sanctions against the Turkish national football team after its players repeated a military salute during Monday's Euro 2020 qualifier against France.
Source: CNN.com - RSS Channel - Sport | 15 Oct 2019 | 12:07 pm