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PGA Tour confirms schedule overhaul and prize money boost

PGA Tour Commissioner Jay Monahan announced a sweeping overhaul of the circuit on Wednesday in a move designed to dissuade players from defecting to the Saudi-backed LIV Golf series.

Eight medical personnel in Argentina to be tried for Maradona death

Eight medical personnel will stand trial for alleged criminal neglect causing Argentine football legend Diego Maradona to die in bed while receiving post-surgery care.

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  • Nadal's calendar Slam bid faces Djokovic challenge on grass

    Rafael Nadal's hopes of winning Wimbledon for the first time in over a decade and staying on track for the calendar year Grand Slam will meet a familiar adversary in Novak Djokovic who is bidding to extend his domination at the grass-court major.

    By Reuters | 2022/6/23 19:22:38
  • McLaren hoping F1 returns to China after COVID-19 pandemic

    McLaren Racing's head of commercial technology told Xinhua at the Collision ­technology conference on Wednesday that he hopes ­Formula 1 returns to China soon and that the country is “often the leaders” in innovation.

    By Xinhua | 2022/6/23 19:21:01
  • Avs on brink of Stanley Cup glory

    Nazem Kadri lashed in an overtime winner as the Colorado Avalanche defeated the Tampa Bay Lighting 3-2 in overtime to move within one win of the Stanley Cup crown on Wednesday.

    By AFP | 2022/6/23 19:19:54
  • Japan judo hits crisis point as bullied, burnt-out children quit

    Japan is the home of judo but a brutal win-at-all-costs mentality, corporal punishment and pressure to lose weight are driving large numbers of children to quit, raising fears for the sport's future in its traditional powerhouse.

    By AFP | 2022/6/23 17:58:32
  • British racing battles to get new spectators to saddle up

    The packed stands at Epsom and Royal Ascot are just the images a sport wants beamed worldwide but away from the prestigious meetings racing faces a challenging time in attracting new spectators.

    By AFP | 2022/6/23 17:57:09
  • Montreal the winner as Formula One makes return after two years

    Missing from the Formula One calendar since 2019, the Canadian Grand Prix was back in race mode last weekend to the delight of drivers, fans and business owners who had missed the fast-paced action at the circuit during its forced ­COVID-19 hiatus.

    By Reuters | 2022/6/23 17:47:12
  • Golf's new 'Nearly Man' misses out on title at US Open

    Will Zalatoris battled for a major victory to the final green on Sunday at the US Open before settling for his third career major runner-up finish without winning a title.

    By AFP | 2022/6/23 17:45:18
  • Swimming to set up 'open category' for transgender athletes

    Swimming will set up an "open category" to allow transgender athletes to compete as part of a new policy which will effectively ban them from women's races.

    By AFP | 2022/6/23 17:43:04
  • Secrets behind Hungary's success in the pool

    Katinka Hosszu, Krisztina Egerszegi, Tamas Darnyi, Hungarian water-polo team, all names that were synonymous with gold medals, an incredible feat from a small landlocked central European country with a population of barely 10 million, but little Hungary had better be taken seriously in any international swimming event.

    By Xinhua | 2022/6/23 17:40:39
  • China grabs first gold in FINA worlds artistic swimming

    Chinese swimmers grabbed their chances on the fourth day of the 19th FINA World Championships, winning a historic gold in artistic swimming, another gold and a bronze medal in the women's 200 meters freestyle on Tuesday.

    By Xinhua – AFP | 2022/6/22 18:34:17
  • Trans athlete Ivy slams FINA policy as 'unscientific'

    Transgender cyclist Veronica Ivy questioned the move by swimming's governing body FINA to restrict the participation of trans athletes in elite women's competitions, telling Reuters that there had not been enough research to guide such decisions.

    By Reuters | 2022/6/22 18:33:07
  • Four-time major winner Koepka set to quit PGA Tour and join LIV Golf series

    Brooks Koepka is expected to join the LIV Golf Series and participate in the first event in the United States on June 30, according to multiple reports.

    By Reuters | 2022/6/22 18:31:33
  • 'I doubted I'd ever return,' says Serena Williams

    Serena Williams admitted Tuesday that she feared her storied career was over after a leg injury at last year's Wimbledon forced her off tour for a year and saw her ranking plummet to 1,204 in the world.

    By AFP | 2022/6/22 18:30:16
  • UEFA rubbishes French minister's Champions League fake tickets number

    A senior UEFA representative said on Tuesday he did not believe French Interior Minister Gerald Darmanin's claims about the number of fake tickets in circulation during the chaotic scenes before last month's Champions League final between Liverpool and Real Madrid.

    By AFP | 2022/6/22 18:29:18
  • Lukaku set for Inter return

    Chelsea striker Romelu Lukaku will rejoin Inter Milan on a one-year loan deal after a disappointing spell with the Premier League club, according to reports on Tuesday.

    By AFP | 2022/6/22 18:27:34
  • Defiant Leclerc insists Ferrari can beat Red Bull and Verstappen

    Charles Leclerc left the Circuit Gilles Villeneuve in defiant mood after Sunday's Canadian Grand Prix and insisted that he can overhaul Max Verstappen to win this year's world championship.

    By AFP | 2022/6/21 19:43:28
  • Muguruza gets much-needed win

    Garbine Muguruza kick-started a difficult season as the former Wimbledon champion beat Poland's Magdalena Frech 6-1, 7-6 (9/7) to reach the last 16 of the Eastbourne International on Monday.

    By Agencies | 2022/6/21 19:40:25
  • Giggs resigns as Wales manager to avoid World Cup distraction

    Ryan Giggs resigned from his role as manager of Wales on Monday as the former Manchester United great awaits trial on an accusation of domestic violence. Giggs has been on leave since November 2020 when he was arrested.

    By AFP | 2022/6/21 19:32:52
  • Lightning halve series deficit

    The Tampa Bay Lightning showed their mettle when they rode a four-goal second period to a resounding 6-2 win over the visiting Colorado Avalanche on Monday in Game 3 of the Stanley Cup Final.

    By Reuters | 2022/6/21 19:31:47
  • FIFA, World Athletics review transgender rules after swimming's change

    World football's governing body FIFA and World Athletics said on Monday that they are reviewing their transgender eligibility policies after ­swimming passed new rules that restrict transgender ­participation in women's events.

    By Reuters | 2022/6/21 19:30:36
  • Ledecky dominates 1,500m

    American Katie Ledecky continued to pile up her gold medal collection on Monday after earning a record extending 17th world championship title with victory in the 1,500 meters freestyle.

    By Reuters | 2022/6/21 19:28:23
  • Twin sisters win first gold for China

    China's twin sisters Wang Liuyi and Wang Qianyi won the gold medal in the artistic swimming women's technical duet at the 19th FINA World Championships on Sunday. The 25-year-olds scored 93.7536 points for the title.

    By Xinhua | 2022/6/20 18:46:21
  • China's Zhou scores best-ever finish at F1 with eighth place in Canadian GP

    Alfa Romeo's Chinese driver Zhou Guanyu scored his best-ever finish in F1 with eighth place in Sunday's Canadian Grand Prix, as Red Bull's Max Verstappen held off a late charge from Ferrari's Carlos Sainz to take his sixth win of the 2022 Formula 1 season.

    By Xinhua | 2022/6/20 18:44:36
  • Mbappe accuses French federation boss of ignoring racist abuse

    France international Kylian Mbappe on Sunday accused the president of the French Football Federation (FFF) of ignoring racist abuse after his penalty miss at Euro 2020.

    By AFP | 2022/6/20 18:43:26
  • England's Fitzpatrick clinches US Open

    England's Matt Fitzpatrick captured his first major title on Sunday by winning the US Open in dramatic fashion, making spectacular shots as rivals crumbled under final-round pressure.

    By AFP | 2022/6/20 18:41:57
  • World champion Quartararo shakes off illness to win German MotoGP

    Reigning world champion Fabio Quartararo extended his lead in the overall standings with a commanding performance despite feeling unwell to win the German MotoGP on Sunday.

    By AFP | 2022/6/20 18:40:43
  • Hurkacz thrashes Medvedev for

    Poland's Hubert Hurkacz showed his Wimbledon credentials on Sunday, hammering world No.1 Daniil Medvedev 6-1 6-4 to win the ATP 500 grass-court tournament in Halle, Germany.

    By Reuters | 2022/6/20 18:38:46
  • More than half of all players at Euros, AFCON finals abused online: study

    More than half of all players at the finals of last year's European Championship and Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) were subjected to some form of discriminatory abuse online, a report published by global football governing body FIFA has revealed.

    By Reuters | 2022/6/19 19:09:41
  • Ledecky wins 400m freestyle

    Olympic silver medalist Katie Ledecky powered to victory in the women's 400 meters freestyle event on the opening day of the swimming world championships in Budapest on Saturday to capture a record-extending 16th gold medal in the competition.

    By Reuters | 2022/6/19 19:08:08
  • Rahm, McIlroy, Scheffler grind to stay in US Open contention

    Defending champion Jon Rahm, Masters champion Scottie Scheffler and four-time major winner Rory McIlroy - the world's three top-ranked players - ground out rounds Saturday to stay in contention at the US Open.

    By AFP | 2022/6/19 19:00:38
  • Fraser-Pryce storms to 100m victory in Paris

    Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce hammered home her status as world championship favorite on Saturday by equaling her world best time this year to win the 100 meters at the Paris Diamond League meeting.

    By AFP | 2022/6/19 18:58:24
  • Avalanche bury Lightning 7-0

    The Colorado Avalanche made good on their vow to avoid a letdown in Game 2, and now they're two wins away from winning it all.

    By Reuters | 2022/6/19 18:54:28
  • 'See you next time': Injured Osaka withdraws from Wimbledon

    Former world No.1 Naomi Osaka pulled out of Wimbledon for the second successive year on Saturday, blaming an Achilles injury.

    By AFP | 2022/6/19 18:53:09
  • 2022 CGA International Junior Masters wraps up in Boao, Hainan Province

    The first-ever China Golf Association (CGA) International Junior Masters, a world-level competition for young golf talents, wrapped up in Boao, Hainan Province on Sunday.

    By Global Times | 2022/6/19 18:50:45
  • 'King' Babar Azam wants World Cup glory to fulfill boyhood dreams

    Highflying skipper Babar Azam hopes that his extraordinary run-scoring can fire Pakistan to World Cup glory - and in the process fulfill a childhood dream.

    By AFP | 2022/6/16 19:13:50
  • England shocker heaps pressure on Southgate before World Cup

    Gareth Southgate was a national hero less than a year ago as he led England to a first major tournament final for 55 years but is now in the firing line after a humiliating 4-0 defeat to Hungary.

    By AFP | 2022/6/16 19:12:03
  • ECB charges Yorkshire, 'a number of individuals' over racism allegations

    Yorkshire and a “number of individuals” have been charged by the England and Wales Cricket Board following the governing body's investigation into how the county dealt with racism allegations made by former player Azeem Rafiq.

    By AFP | 2022/6/16 18:42:56
  • F1 back to Circuit Gilles Villeneuve

    Charles Leclerc is expecting another bumpy ride this weekend as he bids to put Ferrari's reliability problems behind him and reboot his title challenge at the Canadian Grand Prix.

    By AFP | 2022/6/16 18:41:43
  • Swiss prosecutor calls for suspended sentence for Blatter, Platini

    The Swiss prosecutor's office on Wednesday demanded a 20-month suspended jail sentence for Michel Platini and ex-president of FIFA Sepp Blatter, accusing them of defrauding football's governing body.

    By AFP | 2022/6/16 18:35:15
  • La Liga files complaint to UEFA

    La Liga confirmed Wednesday it has filed complaints to UEFA about Paris Saint-Germain and Manchester City "continuously breaching the current regulations of financial fair play."

    By AFP | 2022/6/16 18:32:55
  • Boston's Brown defiant as Celtics face must-win Warriors clash

    Boston's backs are against the wall heading into Game 6 of the NBA Finals, but Celtics star Jaylen Brown vowed they won't back down against the Golden State Warriors.

    By AFP | 2022/6/16 18:30:30
  • Avalanche down Lightning

    Andre Burakovsky showed what championship experience means and put the Colorado Avalanche one game closer to their first title in 21 years.

    By Reuters | 2022/6/16 18:29:15
  • O'Sullivan says China in pole position to 'monopolize' snooker

    Snooker legend Ronnie O'Sullivan said this week that China is primed to “monopolize” the sport and boasts three or four players who have recently emerged as potential world champions.

    By AFP | 2022/6/16 15:27:43
  • Haaland feeling at home at City

    Manchester City are still waiting for their moment of Champions League glory, but by winning the race to sign Erling Haaland they have established themselves as a go-to destination for Europe's top talent.

    By AFP | 2022/6/16 15:26:27
  • Phil Bennett, architect of the 'greatest try ever scored' in rugby

    Phil Bennett was considered to be the finest fly-half to play for Wales, pivotal to the country's glory years during the 1970s who became a cult figure due to a grievance-laced pre-match speech before facing England, the old enemy.

    By AFP | 2022/6/16 15:25:15
  • Li Yueru upbeat about Chinese players' ­presence in WNBA

    Fresh from a head-to-head match against her compatriot Han Xu in the Women's National Basketball Association (WNBA), Li Yueru feels that Chinese women's basketball has earned recognition from the world's elite league in recent years.

    By Xinhua | 2022/6/16 15:20:39
  • England trounced by Hungary

    England suffered their heaviest home defeat in nearly 100 years on Tuesday as Gareth Southgate's side went down 4-0 to Hungary in the UEFA Nations League, while it was also a night to forget for Italy as they lost 5-2 in Germany.

    By AFP | 2022/6/15 18:47:15
  • Klopp hails Liverpool's 'decisiveness and ambition' to land Nunez

    Jurgen Klopp said Liverpool had shown "decisiveness and ambition in equal measure" to land Darwin Nunez for a fee that could rise to a club-record 100 million euros ($105 million).

    By AFP | 2022/6/15 18:39:50
  • Ruud crashes out of Queen's

    French Open finalist Casper Ruud crashed out of the Queen's grass-court tournament on Tuesday, beaten by British unknown Ryan Peniston in straight sets.

    By AFP | 2022/6/15 18:38:40
  • Hotly anticipated US Open to start

    A hotly anticipated US Open starts Thursday that will test the world's top golfers over a formidable layout at a historic setting with a splash of controversy as well.

    By AFP | 2022/6/15 18:34:10
  • Suns employee resigns, citing retaliation for workplace memo

    A longtime Phoenix Suns employee alleges that she resigned after experiencing bullying and hostile treatment she believes was in retaliation for her voicing concerns about gender equity and misconduct within the NBA team's organization, according to ESPN.

    By Reuters | 2022/6/15 18:32:49
  • Majestic Modric gives Croatia victory

    Luka Modric's early penalty gave Croatia a 1-0 win over off-form France in Paris on Monday as the World Cup holders finished their June run of UEFA Nations League matches without a victory in four outings.

    By AFP | 2022/6/14 18:10:35
  • Football rules board approves permanent use of five substitutes

    Football's rules body on Monday said five substitutes would be permanently introduced for all top-level matches and a semi-automated offside detector is closer to being used at this year's World Cup.

    By AFP | 2022/6/14 18:08:11
  • Justin Thomas calls LIV-PGA fracture 'sad' for US Open and golf

    Golf's fracture between the PGA Tour and Saudi-backed LIV Golf series is the talk of the US Open and Justin Thomas is saddened by what it could mean for the sport.

    By AFP | 2022/6/14 17:56:23
  • Braves claim 12th straight win

    Travis d'Arnaud, Marcell Ozuna, Adam Duvall, Dansby Swanson and Michael Harris II homered as the Atlanta Braves earned their 12th consecutive win, beating the host Washington Nationals 9-5 on Monday.

    By Reuters | 2022/6/14 17:53:26
  • Title-chasing LAFC enthused by Italian defender Chiellini's winning habit

    Los Angeles FC believe Giorgio Chiellini can propel the team towards a first Major League Soccer crown after the veteran Italy and Juventus defender confirmed his move to the club on Monday.

    By AFP | 2022/6/14 17:47:36
  • Warriors on brink of NBA crown

    Andrew Wiggins scored 26 points as the Golden State Warriors battled past the Boston Celtics 104-94 to move within one win of a seventh NBA championship crown on Monday.

    By AFP | 2022/6/14 17:45:55
  • Team China beat Brazil

    China secured their first victory of the men's 2022 FIVB Volleyball Nations League (VNL) on Sunday by overcoming hosts and defending champions Brazil 25-23, 31-29, 25-23.

    By Xinhua | 2022/6/13 20:10:38
  • Chinese players win six titles in one day

    Chinese players showed their strength on tennis court on Sunday to win three major titles and a total of six around the world.

    By Xinhua | 2022/6/13 20:08:13
  • Spain celebrate as Ronaldo-less Portugal fall to 57-second sucker punch

    Spain won a second successive UEFA Nations League match on Sunday with a 2-0 win over the Czech Republic while rivals Portugal conceded a goal after just 57 seconds to lose to Switzerland.

    By AFP | 2022/6/13 20:06:50
  • McIlroy defends title in Canada

    Rory McIlroy admitted he had been motivated by pulling clear of Greg Norman's PGA Tour title haul after surging to victory Sunday at the Canadian Open.

    By AFP | 2022/6/13 20:00:50
  • Warriors, Celtics now best-of-three for NBA crown with series tied 2-2

    The feeling-out process is complete. All even at 2-2 in the NBA Finals, the Boston Celtics and Golden State Warriors now contest a best-of-three for the championship.

    By Reuters | 2022/6/13 19:53:38
  • Cleveland Guardians stay hot, cruising past Oakland Athletics 6-3

    Cal Quantrill gave up one run over six innings and Jose Ramirez drove in three runs as the Cleveland Guardians rolled to a 6-3 victory over the visiting Oakland Athletics on Sunday.

    By Reuters | 2022/6/13 19:51:37
  • Verstappen wins Azerbaijan GP

    World champion Max Verstappen led a Red Bull 1-2 in Sunday's Azerbaijan Grand Prix in a potentially key moment of the title race after pole-sitter Charles Leclerc and Ferrari endured another dose of misery with a double retirement.

    By AFP | 2022/6/13 19:49:30
  • China's Zhang KO's Jedrzejczyk

    China's Zhang Weili will get a shot at redemption in the UFC strawweight division after knocking out Joanna Jedrzejczyk of Poland with a sensational second-round spinning back fist in Singapore on Sunday.

    By AFP | 2022/6/12 20:07:44
  • Football's lawmakers to discuss implementation of semiautomated offside

    A semiautomated offside system could be used at this year's World Cup with the International Football Association Board, the guardian of the laws of the game, set to discuss the introduction of the technology in Doha on Monday.

    By AFP | 2022/6/12 20:05:17
  • Tampa Bay hold off Rangers to book return to Stanley Cup final

    The two-time defending NHL champion Tampa Bay Lightning are headed back to the Stanley Cup final for a third straight year after beating the New York Rangers 2-1 to clinch the Eastern Conference final.

    By AFP | 2022/6/12 20:00:11
  • McIlroy charges into contention in Canada

    Rory McIlroy charged into contention but American Wyndham Clark fired a level-par 70 to maintain a one-stroke lead after Friday's second round of the US PGA Tour's Canadian Open.

    By AFP | 2022/6/12 19:57:25
  • England held by Italy

    England are bottom of their UEFA Nations League group without a win after drawing 0-0 with Italy in a repeat of the Euro 2020 final on Saturday, while Germany settled for a point in a 1-1 stalemate in Hungary.

    By AFP | 2022/6/12 19:54:51
  • Rafael Nadal, modest warrior with iron will to win

    There are three certainties in life - death, taxes and Rafael Nadal winning the French Open.

    By Agencies | 2022/6/9 20:04:10
  • Lewandowski looking for 'more emotions' than Bayern can offer

    Bayern Munich star Robert Lewandowski revealed this week he wants to call time on his career with the Bundesliga giants because of his desire for “more emotions in life.”

    By AFP | 2022/6/9 20:00:21
  • Indian fighter vows to pounce on UFC chance

    There are 1.4 billion people in India but none currently on the books of the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC).

    By AFP | 2022/6/9 19:56:46
  • Women's cricket booms in Brazil

    On a concrete playground in a poor hillside neighborhood in Brazil, ecstatic children are chasing a ball at top speed.

    By AFP | 2022/6/9 19:52:11
  • Joe Root puts captaincy cares behind him as he joins '10,000 club'

    Joe Root underlined the talent that had long seemed obvious from early in his career when he became just the second England batsman to score 10,000 Test runs during a match-winning hundred against New Zealand at Lord's last weekend.

    By AFP | 2022/6/9 19:48:02
  • Ice skating minimum age raised to 17 from 15

    Ice skating's governing body voted this week to raise the minimum age for senior competition to 17, months after an Olympics drug scandal involving teenage Russian Kamila Valieva.

    By AFP | 2022/6/9 19:46:21
  • Celtics take 2-1 lead

    Jayson Tatum and Jaylen Brown combined for 53 points as the Boston Celtics outmuscled the Golden State Warriors 116-100 to take a 2-1 lead in the NBA Finals on Wednesday.

    By AFP | 2022/6/9 18:29:36
  • England stars would 'die for each other,' says manager Southgate

    Gareth Southgate insists England's established stars deserve his loyalty because they would "die for each other" on the pitch.

    By AFP | 2022/6/9 18:26:16
  • Belgium crush Poland 6-1

    Belgium tore Poland apart to win their Nations League match 6-1 in Brussels on Wednesday.

    By AFP | 2022/6/9 18:24:22
  • McIlroy warns LIV jumpers there are some things money can't buy

    For Rory McIlroy having his name on a trophy is more meaningful than seeing it on a check and he offered a warning to golfers chasing a big pay day with the LIV Invitational Golf Series that doing anything purely for money usually does not end well.

    By Reuters | 2022/6/9 18:22:56
  • Giants edge Rockies in 10

    Colorado right fielder Charlie Blackmon's misplay with one out in the bottom of the 10th inning allowed the San Francisco Giants to post a 2-1 victory over the visiting Rockies on Wednesday night.

    By Reuters | 2022/6/9 18:21:35
  • French authorities ask fans to report Champions League final crime

    Liverpool and Real Madrid fans who were victims of crime at the Champions League final have been told they can file complaints to the French authorities.

    By AFP | 2022/6/8 19:32:56
  • Kane rescues England

    England captain Harry Kane scored his 50th international goal on Tuesday by converting a late penalty in Munich, Germany to seal a 1-1 Nations League draw with Germany.

    By AFP | 2022/6/8 19:31:18
  • Lightning cruise past Rangers in Game 4, even Eastern finals at 2-2

    The Tampa Bay Lightning took a while to get back up to speed, but they are playing like the two-time defending Stanley Cup champions now.

    By Reuters | 2022/6/8 19:28:57
  • Murray wins Stuttgart opener

    Andy Murray won his first match at the ATP event in Stuttgart on Tuesday, while Nick Kyrgios made a triumphant return after sitting out the European clay-court season.

    By AFP | 2022/6/8 19:27:14
  • LIV invitational series to tee off

    Phil Mickelson headlines a field of 48 golfers at this week's LIV Golf Invitational London - the inaugural event in a breakaway series threatening to tear the sport apart.

    By AFP | 2022/6/8 19:25:42
  • Celtics hope homecoming sparks NBA Finals boost against Warriors

    Desperate to reduce turnovers and avoid third-quarter slumps, the Boston Celtics hope coming home will spark a revival in their NBA Finals performance.

    By AFP | 2022/6/7 17:36:37
  • Vuillermoz wins Stage 2

    Alexis Vuillermoz, a veteran who feared for his life after a crash last season, capped his recovery by winning a frantic sprint on Monday to take the overall lead in the Criterium du Dauphine.

    By AFP | 2022/6/7 17:35:31
  • Former No.1 Murray awed by Nadal's 'incredible' French Open record

    Before continuing his grass court preparations, Andy Murray on Monday did the maths on Rafael Nadal's latest feat on clay.

    By AFP | 2022/6/7 17:34:13
  • Avalanche sweep Oilers

    Artturi Lehkonen scored 79 seconds into overtime and the Colorado Avalanche advanced to the Stanley Cup Final with a 6-5 victory over Edmonton on Monday in the NHL playoffs.

    By AFP | 2022/6/7 17:32:52
  • British MP demands retraction of 'smears' against Liverpool fans

    UK ministers must press UEFA and the French government to "retract the attempts to smear" Liverpool fans over the chaotic scenes at the Champions League final, lawmakers heard on Monday.

    By AFP | 2022/6/7 17:31:37
  • Brazil break down Japan

    Brazil manager Tite said his team's "mentality" can make the difference at the World Cup, after they broke down a stubborn Japan in a 1-0 friendly win in Tokyo on Monday.

    By AFP | 2022/6/7 17:26:14
  • Quartararo wins Catalunya Grand Prix; Espargaro rues blunder

    World championship leader Fabio Quartararo extended his lead in the standings with a dominant victory at the Catalunya Grand Prix on Sunday as home favorite Aleix Espargaro threw away a podium position with an embarrassing mistake on the final lap.

    By Reuters | 2022/6/6 18:00:26
  • Portugal crush Switzerland 4-0

    Cristiano Ronaldo marshaled Portugal past Switzerland in the Nations League on Sunday as Gavi made history becoming Spain's youngest-ever scorer.

    By AFP | 2022/6/6 17:56:09
  • Billy Horschel drains long eagle, wins Memorial Tournament by four

    Billy Horschel made an eagle putt from nearly 53 feet away en route to a four-shot victory at the Memorial Tournament on Sunday in Dublin, Ohio.

    By Reuters | 2022/6/6 17:25:49
  • Warriors level Finals series

    Stephen Curry scored 29 points as the Golden State Warriors roared back into NBA Finals contention on Sunday with a series-leveling 107-88 Game 2 victory over the Boston Celtics.

    By AFP | 2022/6/6 17:23:15
  • Nadal wins French Open

    Rafael Nadal won a 14th French Open and record-extending 22nd Grand Slam title on Sunday to become the oldest male champion at Roland Garros and then revealed he will undergo more treatment to cure a potentially career-ending foot injury.

    By AFP | 2022/6/6 17:20:10
  • England beaten in Hungary

    A tired England side went down to a surprise 1-0 defeat in Hungary in the UEFA Nations League on Saturday, while Germany had to come from behind to draw 1-1 with an inexperienced Italy team.

    By AFP | 2022/6/5 18:43:21
  • Shakira and footballer Gerard Pique separate

    Together, they were one of the world's most famous couples, but more than a decade later, Colombian superstar Shakira and FC Barcelona defender Gerard Pique have called time on their relationship, they announced Saturday.

    By AFP | 2022/6/5 18:41:42
  • 'Smart' Haney beats Kambosos

    Unbeaten American Devin Haney fought a "smart fight" to comfortably beat Australia's George Kambosos on points Sunday and become the first undisputed lightweight world champion in modern boxing history.

    By AFP | 2022/6/5 18:35:25
  • Avalanche take 3-0 series lead on Oilers, reach brink of NHL Final

    The Colorado Avalanche are looking for a sweep that will send them to the Stanley Cup Final for the first time since claiming the 2001 title.

    By Reuters | 2022/6/5 18:34:07
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