Football | EPL: Son nets 4 as Spurs triumph; Mane double in Liverpool win

No fans but no shortage of goals. There were 18 goals in the Premier League’s four games yesterday — with Tottenham’s 5-2 victory over Southampton producing the most. Heung-min Son was rampant,

NFL | Raiders ready for big opening act on Las Vegas Strip

The Death Star comes alive for the first time Monday night in a prime-time debut that just a few years ago would have been unimaginable. The NFL in Sin City. Even

Gareth Bale to fly to England on Friday on return to Tottenham: BBC

Jose Mourinho was keen to take the credit Wednesday for Real Madrid signing Gareth Bale. The Tottenham manager was coyer on the team's moves to bring the forward back to

Golf | Tiger Woods in need of some magic at US Open

By now, Tiger Woods should have had a chance to defend his Masters title. By now, there should be an answer for his rabid fans about just how much time

Football | Stunner from James helps big-spending Chelsea to opening win

BRIGHTON 1, CHELSEA 2 After a spending spree of $250 million on some of Europe’s most exciting stars, Chelsea was indebted to a wonder strike from one of its homegrown players

Football | Mourinho woe, Ancelotti joy: Everton opens with win at Spurs

TOTTENHAM 0, EVERTON 1 Twenty years into his managerial career, Jose Mourinho recorded an unwelcome first: Making a losing start to a league season. “I didn’t like my team,” the Tottenham manager

Athletics | Berlin’s ISTAF meet takes place with 3,500 fans

Some 3,500 spectators watched under strict conditions as Kenya’s Hyvin Kiyeng and Britain’s Laura Muir ran world-leading times at the coronavirus-conscious ISTAF athletics meet yesterday . Spectator numbers were restricted due

Football | Ronaldo reaches century of international goals for Portugal

SWEDEN 0, PORTUGAL 2 Add 100 international goals to the extraordinary list of milestones achieved by soccer superstar Cristiano Ronaldo. The 35-year-old Ronaldo become just the second male player to reach a

Olympics | Organizers, IOC trying to remove doubts over Tokyo games

The International Olympic Committee and Japanese organizers are trying to convince the public that the postponed Tokyo Olympics will take place next year despite the COVID-19 pandemic. Tokyo organizing committee CEO

Cycling | Remaining Tour riders cleared of virus but not director

The remaining Tour de France riders were cleared to continue racing ahead of the Stage 10 after undergoing COVID-19 tests, but the Tour director tested positive and left the race. Less

Cycling | It’s a stressful rest day as Tour riders face COVID-19 tests

It’s a rest day like no other for the Tour de France bunch. After nine nervous and exhausting stages that took the peloton from the Riviera to the Pyrenees via a

Football | Fati becomes youngest Spain scorer in win over Ukraine

SPAIN 4, UKRAINE 0 Teenager Ansu Fati became the youngest player to score for Spain in a 4-0 win against Ukraine in the Nations League yesterday . Fati scored Spain’s third goal

Football | Nations League offers late start in 2020 for national teams

Europe’s national teams will play their first games of 2020 when the UEFA Nations League campaign starts this week in stadiums without fans. Kicking off with a meeting between recent World

Cycling | World championships moved to Imola after Swiss host backs out

This month’s road cycling world championships were moved to Imola, Italy, yesterday after Swiss host Aigle-Martigny backed out because of a government ruling limiting mass gatherings amid the coronavirus pandemic. The

Rugby | Up to 20,000 fans could attend England-Barbarians game

A crowd of “up to 20,000” could attend a rugby match between England and the Barbarians at Twickenham next month, the Rugby Football Union said yesterday. The match has been arranged

Football | Ibrahimović signs one-season deal with AC Milan

AC Milan is hoping a full season from Zlatan Ibrahimović will result in a return to the Champions League after a seven-year absence. Seven-time European champion Milan announced yesterday that

Football | Waiting for Messi, Barcelona to start season vs Villarreal

With or without Lionel Messi, Barcelona already knows it will start its season at home against Villarreal at the end of September. The Spanish league announced its calendar yesterday , and

Former athletes, sports shows take lead on social justice

Chris Webber’s emotional comments last week in support of NBA players, who boycotted the playoffs after the shooting of Jacob Blake, generated millions of views because they came from the

Five MLS games called off as players call for racial justice

Five Major League Soccer matches were postponed as players made a collective statement against racial injustice. The action came after all three NBA playoff games were called off in a protest

Football | Barcelona still hoping Messi will stay with the club

Barcelona hasn’t given up on Lionel Messi just yet. A day after the Argentine great told the club he wants to leave, Barcelona said its restructuring project still revolves around the

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