UK | Police say 560 potential victims in football sex-abuse case

UK Police say the number of potential victims in British soccer’s sprawling child sex-abuse scandal has climbed to 560, with 252 suspects identified. The National Police

Football – Champions League | Ronaldo hat trick puts Real into semis

Cristiano Ronaldo scored a hat trick to help Real Madrid beat 10-man Bayern Munich 4-2 after extra time on Tuesday and send the defending champions through to

Madrid clubs back on top in European soccer

Madrid clubs are making a habit of succeeding in European soccer. For the third time in four seasons, both Real Madrid and Atletico Madrid have made

Football – Champions league Preview | Barcelona needs second miracle vs. Juventus

Thursday, 2:45am Barcelona v Juventus H 1.57, D 4.85, A 6.5 Barcelona has already pulled off a seemingly impossible comeback to stay alive in the

Baseball Suzuki returns to Seattle as member of 3,000-hit club

Ichiro Suzuki received a rousing ovation yesterday for his first at-bat in Safeco Field as a member of the 3,000-hit club. The Japanese star spent

Fottball | It’s on: EPL title race heats up as Chelsea loses at United

A tactical masterclass from Jose Mourinho ensured the path to the English Premier League title will no longer be a procession for his former club, Chelsea. Only four

Formula One | McLaren’s season gets even worse in Bahrain

One driver failed to start, the other could not finish, and neither has scored a point this season. McLaren's miserable Formula One campaign went from bad to awful at

Football | Dybala nets 2 as Juve beats Barca 3-0 in Champs League

Paulo Dybala said last week he doesn’t want to be known as the new Lionel Messi. Yesterday, the Argentine proved he can be just as good as

The Buzz | Fernando Alonso to miss Monaco GP to race at Indy 500

Two-time Formula One champion Fernando Alonso will race for McLaren at the Indianapolis 500 on May 28 in a surprise switch that will see the Spanish driver miss

Football | Zidane meets mentor Ancelotti in Champions League quarters

Thursday, 2:45 a.m. Bayern M v R Madrid H 1.83, D 4, A 4.75 As if a combined 16 European Cups weren’t enough, the Champions

Football | Leicester to meet Atletico Champions League quarterfinals

Thursday, 2:45 a.m. Atletico M v Leicester H 1.31, D 5.8, A 13 Atletico Madrid and Leicester have a lot in common these days. Relying on gritty defense

Athletics | IAAF clears 2 Russian world champions, 5 others to compete

The IAAF has approved seven Russian athletes, including two world champions, to compete internationally while their country is banned for doping. The IAAF says it

US could gain FIFA support through Mexico, Canada joint bid

A North American World Cup in 2026 with 48 nations would be far larger and played in almost all different venues than the 24-team event the U.S.

Golf | A long, tearful road to a major for Sergio Garcia

Eighteen years and 71 majors later, more tears for Sergio Garcia. This time, they were accompanied by a smile. Sunday at the Masters

Lewis Hamilton coasts to fifth title at Chinese Grand Prix

With Lewis Hamilton and Sebastian Vettel starting side-by-side on the front row at the Chinese Grand Prix yesterday, the stage was set for a wheel-to-wheel duel

Fiji wins Hong Kong Sevens title for 17th time

Fiji won the Hong Kong Rugby Sevens for a record-extending 17th time yesterday, beating South Africa 22-0 in a lopsided final to win their first tournament since