Zenit edge Red Star in basketball's Euroleague

Belgrade (Serbia) Feb 20: Serbian side Red Star lost to Zenit 76-75 in a pulsating Round 25 Euroleague match on Friday in Belgrade.

Tianjin Tigers facing uncertain future after investor withdraws: report

Beijing (China) Feb 20: Tianjin Tigers' parent company Tianjin Teda has decided to discontinue investing in the Chinese Super League club, local media reported on...

China's Yan loses to Selby at snooker's Welsh Open

London (UK) Feb 19: Newly-crowned Masters champion Yan Bingtao of China lost to three-time world champion Mark Selby 4-2 in snooker's Welsh Open in...

Ghana remain 52nd in latest FIFA rankings

Accra (Ghana) Feb 19: Ghana maintained 52nd position on the latest FIFA world rankings released by football's global governing body on Thursday.

Shakhtar Donetsk beat Maccabi Tel Aviv in Europa League knockouts

Jerusalem (Israel) Feb 19: Israeli champions Maccabi Tel Aviv lost 2-0 at home to Ukrainian champions Shakhtar Donetsk in their UEFA Europa League round of...

Red Star, AC Milan draw in Europa League knockouts

Belgrade (Serbia) Feb 19: Red Star and AC Milan settled for a 2-2 draw in their UEFA Europa League round of 32 first leg tie...

Granada, Villarreal salvage La Liga pride after Real Sociedad thrashed in Europe

Madrid (Spain) Feb 19: Real Sociedad's UEFA Europa League adventure all but came to an end when they were beaten 4-0 by Manchester United in...

Former AC Milan defender Antonelli joins Miami FC

Miami (Florida) Feb 18: Former Italy international defender Luca Antonelli has joined Miami FC for the 2021 Major League Soccer season, the club said on...

China's Ding knocked out of Welsh Snooker Open

London (UK) Feb 18: China's top player Ding Junhui was knocked out of the Welsh Snooker Open by compatriot Pang Junxu, as the world number...

Nadal shocked by Tsitsipas at Australian Open

Melbourne (Australia) Feb 18: Greek tennis star StefanosTsitsipas pulled off a sensational comeback against Rafael Nadal in the Australian Open quarterfinals on Wednesday night, recovering...

Atletico extend lead but drop points away to Levante

Madrid (Spain) Feb 18: Atletico Madrid extended their lead at the top of La Liga to six points over Real Madrid, but failed to take...

Haaland scores twice as Borussia Dortmund win away to Sevilla

Madrid (Spain) Feb 18: Borussia Dortmund took a big step towards the quarterfinals of the UEFA Champions League with a 3-2 win away to Sevilla...

Mexican Open confirms presence of three top 10 players

Mexico City (Mexico) Feb 17: Three of the world's top 10 men's tennis players have confirmed their presence at next month's Mexican Open, tournament director...

MBappe hat-trick gives PSG decisive win in Camp Nou

Madrid (Spain) Feb 17: FC Barcelona's chances of winning this season's Champions League all but evaporated on Tuesday night after they suffered a 4-1 home...

Argentine midfielder Fernandez set for Atletico Mineiro move, says agent

Buenos Aires (Argentina) Feb 17: Brazilian giants Atletico Mineiro have reached a deal to sign Argentine midfielder Nacho Fernandez from River Plate, the player's agent...

China's Yan cruises into second round at Welsh Snooker Open

London (UK) Feb 17: Newly-crowned Masters champion Yan Bingtao of China breezed through the first round at the Welsh Snooker Open after defeating compatriot Xu...

New Sao Paulo boss Crespo ready for 'beautiful responsibility'

Sao Paulo (Brazil) Feb 17: Former Argentina international striker Hernan Crespo has described his appointment as head coach of six-time Brazilian SerieA champions Sao Paulo...

Manchester City extends lead as Utd, Leicester lose, Liverpool win away

London (United Kingdom), February 01: Manchester City extended their lead at the top of the Premier League this weekend as they won 1-0 at home...

IOC president Bach adamant Tokyo 2020 will go ahead

Beijing (China), January 29: International Olympic Committee (IOC) president Thomas Bach has re-stated his confidence in Tokyo hosting the postponed Olympic Games this summer in...

Australian Open revamps lead-in schedule to help players in lockdown

Sydney (Australia), January 25: The Australian Open will revamp the match schedule in the lead-in week to give dozens of players in hard hotel lockdown...

Guangdong grabs 7-game winning streak, Nanjing edges Jilin

Zhuji (China), January 25: Former NBA player Marshon Brooks scored a team-high 25 points, helping the Guangdong Southern Tigers beat the Fujian Sturgeons 137-122, while...

Milik leaves Napoli to join Marseille

Warsaw (Poland), January 23: Olympique Marseille reached an agreement with Napoli for Polish forward Arkadiusz Milik, the French club reported on Thursday evening.

Real Madrid coach Zidane tests positive for COVID-19

Madrid (Spain), January 23: Real Madrid on Friday confirmed in a communique that first team coach Zinedine Zidane has tested positive for the coronavirus, COVID-19.

British tennis star Murray to miss Australian Open

London (UK), January 23: Three-time Grand Slam winner Andy Murray has withdrawn from this year's Australian Open after failing to find a "workable quarantine" due...

Veteran defender Pereira joins Uruguay's Penarol

Montevideo (Uruguay), January 23: Uruguayan defender Maxi Pereira will return to his homeland to play for Penarol after 14 years in Portugal, his agent said...

Monchengladbach overpower Dortmund in Bundesliga

Berlin (Germany), January 23: Second-half goals from Ramy Bensebaini and Marcus Thuram helped Borussia Monchengladbach to overcome Borussia Dortmund following a six-goal thriller in the...

Lazio squeezes past Parma in Coppa Italia

Rome (Italy), January 22: Lazio advanced to the last eight of Coppa Italia as Parma's goalkeeper Simone Colombi's own goal in the dying minutes awarded...