Motorsport | Return of ‘Great Montreal Raft Race’ put the fun back in F1

It’s time to put the fun back in F1. Formula One’s new owners are hoping to dial down some of the intensity of the high-power and high-pressure racing circuit this season, swapping the

Rugby | Ireland makes six changes for test against Japan

Ireland coach Joe Schmidt made six changes to his starting lineup to face Japan in tomorrow’s rugby test, the final of the visitor’s three- match summer tour.

FIFA warns Mexico over discriminatory chants

FIFA warned Mexico about the conduct of its fans on Tuesday at the Confederations Cup, but the country’s coach maintained that the chants are not discriminatory.

Boris Becker declared bankrupt by British court 

Boris Becker was declared bankrupt by a British court yesterday after the former tennis player failed to pay a long-standing debt. A lawyer for the

Rugby | British Lions beat Chiefs 34-6 in last match before 1st test 

Winger Jack Nowell scored two tries as the British and Irish Lions achieved the first midweek win of their New Zealand tour, beating the Hamilton-based Chiefs

Football | Perez says he hasn’t spoken to Ronaldo about rumors of exit

Real Madrid president Florentino Perez says he has yet to speak with Cristiano Ronaldo regarding speculation that the star forward wants to leave Spain after

Video review causing confusion for FIFA in World Cup trials

Video reviews are not giving FIFA a quick solution at the tournament it is using to fast-track the system for the 2018 World Cup. Both Confederation Cup games

Rugby | Lions look to continue momentum against Chiefs

British and Irish Lions coach Warren Gatland has called on his midweek lineup to continue the momentum gained with last weekend’s win over the New Zealand

Ronaldo painted on Russian mural that only the team can see

It’s been dubbed as the mural that no one can see. Cristiano Ronaldo has been honored with a large mural with his image in the Russian

High-altitude runner Kilian Jornet conquers Everest, twice 

Their bodies and brains ravaged by the oxygen-scarce heights of the Himalayas, even the hardiest few who scale the treacherous slopes of Mount Everest cut short

The Buzz | Porsche leaves it late to win 24 Hours Le Mans for 3rd year

Veteran German driver Timo Bernhard led Porsche to a dramatic third straight win at the 24 Hours Le Mans race to prevent a huge upset win for the

Boxing | Mayweather coming back to fight UFC star McGregor

Floyd Mayweather Jr. will come out of retirement to meet UFC star Conor McGregor in an Aug. 26 boxing match that will feature two

Football | Portugal hoping Ronaldo can continue his good form in Russia

Portugal is hoping a red-hot Cristiano Ronaldo can continue his sparkling form and help the European champions show that their victory at Euro 2016 wasn’t a fluke.

Panel reports ‘culture of fear’ in Britain’s cycling program

British cyclists operated within a corrosive culture of fear where inappropriate behavior was tolerated by a leadership focused on maintaining the country’s Olympic dominance, a panel

Xi Jinping meets FIFA’s Gianni Infantino

Chinese President Xi Jinping met with FIFA president Gianni Infantino yesterday amid speculation that China could be planning to bid for a future World Cup. Xi thanked

Chelsea 1st to visit Tottenham at Wembley in Premier League

Premier League champion Chelsea will be the first visitor to Tottenham’s temporary home of Wembley Stadium as part of a tough-looking start to its title defense. The Premier

Kevin Durant, Stephen Curry lead Warriors to NBA title

As a fresh NBA champions cap sat a tad off-kilter on his head, Kevin Durant embraced mother Wanda. Then he moved across the podium and hugged Stephen

Ronaldo accused of tax fraud 

A Spanish state prosecutor accused Real Madrid forward Cristiano Ronaldo of defrauding Spain’s tax office of 14.7 million euros (USD16.5 million) in unpaid taxes yesterday. In a statement, Madrid’s