British sprinter Ujah's B-sample at Tokyo Olympics tests positive

London (UK) Sep 15: Britain's Olympic silver medalistChijinduUjah's B-sample from the Tokyo Olympic Games has tested positive, confirmed the International Testing Agency (ITA) on Tuesday.

China honors female Paralympians as national role models

Beijing (China), September 11: The All-China Women's Federation (ACWF) has decided to honor female athletes as national-level role models for their outstanding performances in the...

CONMEBOL says biennial World Cup plan 'unfeasible'

Rio de Janeiro (Brazil) , September 11: The South American Football Confederation (CONMEBOL) on Friday expressed opposition to plans to stage the World Cup every...

Dani Alves leaves Sao Paulo over pay dispute

Sao Paulo (Brazil), September 11: Veteran defender Dani Alves has parted ways with Sao Paulo because of unpaid wages, the Brazilian club said on Friday.

Venezuela's Martinez sorry for Messi tackle

Caracas (Venezuela), September 4: Venezuela center-back Adrian Martinez offered a public apology on Friday, barely 12 hours after he was sent off in his team's...

Former owner of CBA outfit Shandong reportedly owe players salaries for up...

Beijing (China), September 4 : Players from the Chinese Basketball Association (CBA) outfit Shandong Heroes are seeking help from the sport's national governing body over...

Mexico boss Martino to miss WC qualifiers after eye surgery

Mexico (North America), September 4: Mexico head coach Gerardo Martino will miss his team's next two World Cup qualifiers after undergoing eye surgery, the country's...

Australia lights up Sydney Opera House in recognition of Olympic, Paralympic athletes

Sydney (Australia) , September 3: Australia's Sydney Opera House will be lit up this Sunday night with the faces of all 665 athletes that have...

Italy held by Bulgaria, but level unbeaten record

Rome (Italy), September 3: Italy matched Spain's record run of 35 matches unbeaten on Thursday, despite a 1-1 draw with Bulgaria on home turf...

Martinez fires Argentina to win over Venezuela

Caracas (Venezuela) , September 3: Inter Milan striker Lautaro Martinez scored one goal and set up two more as Argentina beat Venezuela 3-1 in their...

Roglic throws down gauntlet to retake lead in Vuelta

Madrid (Spian), September 2: Primoz Roglic (Jumbo Visma) showed why his is the favorite to win this year's Vuelta a Espana (Tour of Spain) cycle...

Flick demanding high-speed football to get Germany back to glory

Berlin ( Germany), September 2: Ahead of his first international match as German national team coach, Hansi Flick has no doubt about the importance of...

Raikkonen to retire from F1 after 2021

Beijing (China), September 2: Finnish driver Kimi Raikkonen has announced that he will retire from Formula One at the end of the 2021 season.

Frankfurt loan striker Lammers from Atalanta

Berlin (Germany) , September 1: Eintracht Frankfurt have agreed on a season-long loan deal for Atalanta striker Sam Lammers, the Eagles confirmed in an official...

Pele 'in very good health' despite hospital stay

Rio de Janeiro ( Brazil) , September 1: Football legend Pele has moved to reassure fans that he is feeling fine after being taken...

Lang Ping quits as China women's volleyball head coach

Beijing (China), September 1: Lang Ping announced on Wednesday that she has stepped down as head coach of China's national women's volleyball team.

Atletico striker Luis Suarez to miss Uruguay's World Cup qualifiers with knee...

Madrid (Spain), August 31 : Atletico Madrid striker Luis Suarez will miss Uruguay's forthcoming World Cup qualifying matches due to injury.

Ruben Dias signs new contract with Premier League champions Manchester City

London (UK), August 31: Manchester City have extended the contract of their Portuguese international defender Ruben Dias until the end of June 2027.

British rider Lee Pearson wins 14th Paralympic gold medal

Tokyo (Japan), August 31: British equestrian athlete Lee Pearson has won his 14th Paralympic gold medal as he took the Para-dressage individual freestyle test -...

Chinese midfielder Zhang vows to seize "the best opportunity for our generation"

Doha (Qatar), August 29: Chinese international midfielder Zhang Xizhe said Saturday that the upcoming final round of the FIFA World Cup Asian Zone qualifiers...

Narrow wins for Real Madrid, Bilbao, Real Sociedad

Madrid (Spain), August 29: Dani Carvajal's 61st minute goal gave Real Madrid a narrow 1-0 win on their difficult trip to Betis on Saturday night.

All square at Anfield, Man City deepen Arsenal's woes

London (UK), August 29: Liverpool and Chelsea drew 1-1 on Saturday, although Chelsea defender Reece James was sent off on the stroke of halftime.

Andreas Pereira scores on Flamengo debut in 4-0 rout of Santos

Rio de Janerio (Brazil) , August 29: Gabriel Barbosa scored a hat-trick and Andreas Pereira netted on his Brazilian Serie A debut as Flamengo routed...

Nigeria beat Kenya 71-55 in AfroBasket tournament

Lagos(Nigeria), August 28: Nigeria beat Kenya 71-55 on Friday in Kigali to set the stage for their final group game on Sunday at the 2021...

Flick hurriedly modernizing Germany's national team

Berlin ( Germany), August 28: New German national coach Hansi Flick doesn't waste time to get his idea of football into his player's minds.

People with disabilities should have opportunity to become boxers: AIBA president

Belgrade (Serbia), August 28: People with different disabilities will have in future an improved access to the sport, pledged the president of the International Boxing...

CAF validates Ghana's Hearts of Oak champions league bid

Accra (Ghana), August 27: The Confederation of African Football (CAF) Thursday notified the Ghana Football Association (GFA) that Ghana premier league (GPL) winners Hearts of...