Sports Views | Keep the USD74.95 and pass on this Mayweather fight

So, this is it for Floyd Mayweather Jr., or so they say. Step up now because it’s your last chance to see Money May in the ring. Buy those ringside tickets

EPL | 10-man Chelsea held 2-2 by Swansea, Man United edges Spurs

Chelsea began its English Premier League title defense with a red card for goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois and a 2-2 draw at home to Swansea on a frustrating opening yesterday (Macau time)

Boxing | Floyd Mayweather Jr defends choice of Berto as his final foe

  Floyd Mayweather Jr. began promoting his final fight by doing what he does best. Fending off every attack with defense that looks effortless. The pound-for-pound king of boxing insisted Andre Berto is

Football | EPL preview – Few changes at Chelsea for title defense as rivals spend big

Sunday, 0:30am Chelsea v Swansea H 1.36, D 5, A 11 After a summer of a sleaze at FIFA, it's time for an even richer force in world football to take center stage:

Swimming World Championships | Britain’s Hunt wins world high diving championship

Gary Hunt of Britain swept to victory in the final of the high diving at the world championships yesterday. Hunt, the silver medalist two years ago, held on to his

Brady testimony in NFL ‘Deflategate’ released

Tom Brady denied under oath to NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell that he tampered with footballs before the AFC title game, and investigator Ted Wells said in a transcript that he

Japanese designer rejects plagiarism claims in Olympic logo

Japanese designer Kenjiro Sano rejects claims he copied the emblem of a Belgian theater when he created the official logo for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics. At a news conference yesterday, Sano

2nd Ivory Coast Special Olympics athlete goes missing 

A search is underway for a second Ivory Coast Special Olympics athlete who vanished near Los Angeles on Monday night, just hours after his teammate was found safe. Abidjan Ouattara, 28,

Sports Views | Beijing 2022 Olympics could be surprisingly green

After years of running bloated Olympic Games criticized for their environmental records, the International Olympic Committee decided to make sustainability a goal, using sport as a way to promote better

Football | EPL 2015-16 Preview | Sterling boost but City senior trio must shine for title bid

Manchester City has gambled on Raheem Sterling being the key signing that manager Manuel Pellegrini needs to lift his team back to the top of English soccer. But it likely won’t

A guide to all 20 Premier League teams for the new season

Goalkeeper Petr Cech’s arrival from London rival Chelsea significantly bolsters the strength of Arsenal’s defense. Finally, it has a backline potentially as stubborn as its attacking trio of Alexis Sanchez,

Nascar | Matt Kenseth stretches his fuel and steals a win at Pocono

Joey Logano was the first leader to fade, his tank empty with three laps left. Martin Truex Jr. struck E with two laps to go. Kyle Busch knew his Toyota was about

Football | Russian club slams ‘bigotry’ by rival fans

Russian Premier League football team Anzhi Makhachkala has called for an end to “bigotry” in domestic football after its fans were abused by CSKA Moscow supporters. Throughout CSKA’s 1-0 home win

WADA to investigate new doping allegations in athletics

The World Anti-Doping Agency is alarmed by “wild allegations” made by two European media outlets of widespread suspicious drug tests in track and field, and is asking an independent body

Basketball | NBA in Africa? ‘Stay tuned’ for regular-season game

The NBA is in Africa for an exhibition, and NBA Commissioner Adam Silver expects more important games to come. "Stay tuned," Silver said yesterday as 20 NBA stars, including Chris Paul

Booing has Australian footballer Goodes considering quitting

Few athletes have the credentials to challenge Adam Goodes for the mantle of being THE Australian sportsman, which is why a racism debate is raging Down Under. He may not have

Baseball | Yankees post 11-run inning in comeback win over Rangers

After giving up five runs in the first inning, the New York Yankees made up for it real fast. They scored 11 runs on 10 hits in the second inning, as

Football | Bayern Munich signs Chile midfielder Arturo Vidal

Bayern Munich completed the long-anticipated transfer of Chile midfielder Arturo Vidal from Italian champion Juventus yesterday. The Bundesliga champion said Vidal signed a four-year deal. “I wanted to take another big step

Michel Platini will run for FIFA president

Michel Platini will run for FIFA president and plans to announce his intentions this week. Two officials familiar with Platini’s plans have told The Associated Press that the FIFA vice president

Rugby | 3-year study fails to link rugby to long-term health impact

Researchers say they have been unable to find any definitive links between rugby and long-term physical and psychological health problems in former players. The study conducted by New Zealand’s Auckland University

WP2Social Auto Publish Powered By :