Arsenal captain Aubameyang says he has malaria

London (UK) Apr 16: Arsenal striker Pierre-EmerickAubameyang confirmed that he has been suffering from malaria after contracting the mosquito-borne disease while on international duty with...

Manager Renato Portaluppi leaves Gremio

Rio de Janeiro (Brazil) Apr 16: Gremio have parted ways with head coach Renato Portaluppi by mutual consent, the Brazilian SerieA club said on Thursday.

FIFA approves Ghana FA's VAR project implementation team

Accra (Ghana) Apr 16: World soccer governing body FIFA has approved a project team of the Ghana Football Association (GFA) for the implementation of Video...

Trencin beat Michalovce in Game 5 Slovak ice hockey playoff series

Bratislava (Slovakia) Apr 10: HK DuklaTrencin beat HK DuklaMichalovce 3-1 in game five of their quarterfinal playoff of the Slovak ice hockey premiership on...

China loses to Switzerland in final round-robin match in men's curling worlds

Washington DC (USA) Apr 10: China lost to Switzerland 9-4 in its last round-robin match at the ongoing world men's curling championship held in Canada's...

Brunei climbs two places up in FIFA rankings

Bandar Seri Begawan (Brunei) Apr 10: Brunei's national football team climbed two places up to 189th in the latest rankings released by the world governing...

S. African sports channel to beam all 2022 FIFA World Cup games

Johannesburg (South Africa) Apr 10: South Africa's sports channel SuperSport will broadcast all 64 matches of the FIFA World Cup 2022, said the entity on...

12,000 runners compete at Xiamen Marathon

Xiamen (China) Apr 10: Having been rated a 2021 World Athletics Elite Platinum Label race in late February, the 2021 Xiamen Marathon kicks off here...

Samsung Electronics' earnings post double-digit increase in Q1

Seoul (South Korea), April 7: Earnings of Samsung Electronics, South Korea's tech behemoth, recorded a double-digit increase in the first quarter of this year, the...

PSG's Verratti to miss Bayern clash after contracting COVID-19 for second time

Paris (France) Apr 3: Paris Saint-Germain has to head into a decisive week without midfielder Marco Verratti as the Italian star had tested positive for...

Mexico boss Martino backs possible Liga MX-MLS merger

Mexico City (Mexico) Mar27: Mexico national team manager Gerardo Martino has lent his support to the idea of unifying the Mexican football's Liga MX with...

Sinitsina, Katsalapov dance their way into the lead in Stockholm

Stockholm (Sweden) Mar27: 2020 European champions and 2019 world silver medalists Victoria Sinitsina and Nikita Katsalapov are leading the ice dance at the ISU World...

Rhythmic Gymnastics World Cup underway in Sofia

Sofia (Bulgaria) Mar27: The first FIG Rhythmic Gymnastics World Cup in more than a year opened here at the Arena Armeec Hall on Friday.

Shcherbakova wins first World Figure Skating Championship

Stockholm (Sweden) Mar27: Skaters representing the Figure Skating Federation of Russia filled the podium following the ladies' free skate in the ISU World Figure Skating...

Ex-Juventus midfielder Romulo returns to Cruzeiro

Rio de Janeiro (Brazil) Mar27: Former Juventus and Lazio midfielder Romulo has returned to his former club Cruzeiro on a three-year contract, the Brazilian club...

Bilbao to play two Cup finals in two weeks after beating Levante

Valencia (Spain) Mar 5: Athletic Club Bilbao booked their place to play FC Barcelona in the final of this season's Copa del Rey after winning...

Former Chinese international convicted in bar brawl

Xi'an (China) Mar 5: Former Chinese international Wang Wanpeng has been sentenced to ten months in prison after being involved in a bar brawl.

Lamparter powers to Nordic Combined large hill gold at world ski championships

Berlin (Germany) Mar 5: Reigning FIS junior world champion Johannes Lamparter from Austria went up a level by claiming the men's large hill Individual Gudnersen...

Brazilian states face calls to stop football amid COVID-19 spike

Rio de Janeiro (Brazil) Mar 5: Three Brazilian states suspended their local professional football competitions on Thursday amid surging coronavirus infections.

Bakambu tests positive for COVID-19

Beijing (China) Mar 5: Beijing Guoan striker Cedric Bakambu said on Friday that he has tested positive for COVID-19 on his return to China.

Kenya selects four paddlers for Olympics qualifiers

Nairobi (Kenya) Feb 26: Kenya has named four paddlers to vie for the Tokyo Olympic berths at the World Singles Qualification tournament that runs from...

Mass vaccination begins at Atletico Madrid's Wanda Metropolitano Stadium

Madrid (Spain) Feb 26: Mass vaccination against COVID-19 began at Atletico Madrid's Wanda Metropolitano Stadium on Thursday, with over 1,000 firemen, police, and civil protection...

Villarreal and Granada into last-16 of Europa League

Madrid (Spain) Feb 26: Spain will have two teams in Friday's draw for the last-16 of the Europa League after Villarreal and Granada assured their...

Hoffenheim, Leverkusen crash out of UEFA Europa League

Berlin (Germany) Feb 26: Both Hoffenheim and Bayer Leverkusen were eliminated from the UEFA Europa League on Thursday in the last-32.

DuklaMichalovce stretch winning streak in Slovakia's ice hockey league

Bratislava (Slovakia) Feb 20: In a surprising turn of events, the top three teams in Slovakia's ice hockey league TiposExtraliga all lost their 40th round...

PP Sports suspends Serie A and FA Cup broadcasts

Hong Kong (China) Feb 20: PP Sports has halted broadcasts of Italy's Serie A and England's FA Cup, the Chinese media platform announced on...

Polish Alpine skier optimistic about Beijing 2022 medal hopes

Warsaw (Poland) Feb 20: Poland's Alpine skier MarynaGasienica-Daniel is optimistic of a medal at the 2022 Beijing Winter Olympic Games, after having had the best...