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Former F1 champion Lauda dead at 70


Three-time Formula One world champion Niki Lauda, regarded as one of the finest racers of all time and who later became a successful airline entrepreneur, has died at 70 after battling declining health.

European Tour to expand in China

Buoyed by record crowds and a wave of exciting young players, the European Tour is looking to expand again in China after some rocky times, a leading official told AFP.

City take big step toward title

Manchester City took a big step toward retaining the Premier League title with a 2-0 win over Manchester United at Old Trafford on Wednesday sending them back to the top ...


Cleveland Cavaliers hire John Beilein as head coach

Michigan head coach John Beilein will guide the Cleveland Cavaliers in the new season, the organization announced on its official website on Monday.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/5/14 16:41:41

England's Brighton take 'difficult decision' to sack manager Hughton

Brighton sacked manager Chris Hughton on Monday in what Chairman Tony Bloom described as "one of the most difficult decisions" he had ever had to make.
Source: AFP | 2019/5/13 19:58:40

South Africa to appeal CAS ruling on Semenya

South Africa on Monday said it would lodge an appeal ­after Olympic champion Caster ­Semenya lost her case ­challenging new rules forcing female athletes to regulate their testosterone levels.
Source: AFP | 2019/5/13 19:58:40

Bruins clobber Hurricanes

Matt Grzelcyk scored two goals as the Boston Bruins won their fifth straight NHL playoff game with a 6-2 victory over the Carolina Hurricanes to take a 2-0 lead in the Eastern Conference finals.
Source: AFP | 2019/5/13 19:53:40

Juve lose stripes and match; Roma hopes alive

AS Roma kept their Champions League hopes alive on Sunday when late goals from Alessandro Florenzi and Edin Dzeko gave them a 2-0 home win over Serie A champions Juventus.
Source: Reuters | 2019/5/13 19:38:41

'Your mum wants you home': Chris Coleman on brink of sack

Chris Coleman is battling to save himself from the sack after angry fans of struggling Hebei China Fortune demanded the former Wales manager be fired.
Source: AFP | 2019/5/13 19:38:40

Manchester City win thrilling title race

Manchester City retained the Premier League title in style on Sunday, holding their nerve to come from behind and thrash Brighton to hold off a charging Liverpool after a nail-biting campaign.
Source: AFP | 2019/5/13 19:23:41

Raptors win Game 7 thriller

Kawhi Leonard bounced in the game-winning shot at the buzzer as the Toronto Raptors advanced to the Eastern Conference finals with a 92-90 win over the visiting Philadelphia 76ers in a heart-stopping Game 7 on Sunday.
Source: AFP | 2019/5/13 19:23:40

Qinhuangdao hosts windsurfing grand prix

The North China port city of Qinhuangdao hosted a windsurfing grand prix from Friday to Monday.
Source: Global Times | 2019/5/13 17:18:57

Vogel will be new NBA Lakers coach with Kidd assist: reports

NBA superstar LeBron James and the Los Angeles Lakers will be coached next season by Frank Vogel, a former coach at Indiana and Orlando, with ­Jason Kidd as an assistant, media reports said Saturday.
Source: AFP | 2019/5/12 20:08:41