• Last update: 08:54 25.08.2019
    08:54 25.08.2019

    Video: Russian MMA Fighter Vitaly Minakov Knocks Out American Timothy Johnson at Bellator 225

    Minakov was initially set to take on another US fighter - Javy Ayala, however, the latter refused to meet the Russian fighter just hours prior to the bout without specifying the reason.

  • lamengo's Bruno Henrique in action with Internacional's Rodrigo Lindoso
    Last update: 15:07 24.08.2019
    15:07 24.08.2019

    Brazilian Striker Reached Supersonic Speed, Becoming Fastest Player in World Football - Video

    A speed of 38 kilometres per hour was recorded by Brazilian striker Flamengo Bruno Enrique in the quarterfinals match of the Copa Libertadores against Internacional, according to the Twitter account of the International Football Federation (FIFA).

  • Melbourne
    Last update: 11:34 24.08.2019
    11:34 24.08.2019

    Australia Defeat US Basketball Team for First Time Ever

    The US basketball team lost to the Australian team in a friendly match in preparation for the 2019 World Cup, which will kick off in late August in China.

  • FILE PHOTO: Mar 28, 2019; Raleigh, NC, USA;  Washington Capitals center Evgeny Kuznetsov (92) smiles against the Carolina Hurricanes at PNC Arena.
    Last update: 22:15 23.08.2019
    22:15 23.08.2019

    Positive Cocaine Test Sees NHL’s Evgeny Kuznetsov Barred From International Play for Four Years

    The International Ice Hockey Federation (IIHF) handed down a four-year suspension to Washington Capitals center Evgeny Kuznetsov after the Russian player tested positive for cocaine at the 2019 IIHF World Championship.

  • Manchester United's Anthony Martial, 2nd right, celebrates with teammates after scoring his sides second goal during the English Premier League soccer match between Manchester United and Chelsea at Old Trafford in Manchester, England, Sunday, Aug. 11, 2019
    Last update: 18:29 22.08.2019
    18:29 22.08.2019

    Countdown to Oblivion: English Premier League Billionaires Look on as Historic Club Faces Expulsion

    Traditionally the English football league has always been the top four divisions, composed of 92 teams, with the English Premier League at the summit. One of those 92 teams, Bury FC, is now facing financial oblivion and expulsion.

  • Anthony Yarde (right) knocked out Travis Reeves (left) in his most recent fight
    Last update: 14:31 22.08.2019
    14:31 22.08.2019

    Unbeaten British Boxer Talks Tough Ahead of Big Fight with Krusher in Russia

    Sergey Kovalev, nicknamed Krusher, was 26 when he turned professional in 2009 and has fought most of his career in the United States. This will be his first fight in his home town of Chelyabinsk in Russia.

  • Mesut Ozil during Arsenal - Western Sydney Wanderers game at Molineux Stadium
    Last update: 13:11 22.08.2019
    13:11 22.08.2019

    Arsenal’s Mesut Ozil Seen Training for First Time Since ‘Gang War’ Incident

    In late July, police arrested two men outside Arsenal player Mesut Ozil’s house after he and his teammate Sead Kolasinac were involved in a carjacking attempt by an armed gang in a London street.

  • In this Monday, July 29, 2019 file photo Juventus soccer player Cristiano Ronaldo speaks in Madrid, Spain. Ronaldo's lawyers are trying to push a Nevada woman's lawsuit accusing the Portuguese soccer star of raping her in Las Vegas in 2009 out of federal court and into private arbitration. Attorneys for Ronaldo's accuser, Kathryn Mayorga, didn't immediately respond Wednesday, Aug. 14, 2019 to messages about documents filed Aug. 8. They asked a judge to declare a confidentiality agreement and $375,000 hush-money settlement with Mayorga still in effect.
    Last update: 13:14 21.08.2019
    13:14 21.08.2019

    Football Star Cristiano Ronaldo Reveals When He Might Retire From Sport

    The 34-year-old joined Juventus in 2018, signing a four-year contract following his £100 million transfer from Real Madrid. He has already scored 21 goals for the Old Lady.

  • Members of the US Women's National Soccer Team pose with the trophy at Newark Liberty International Airport after winning the 2019 Women's World Cup.
    Last update: 01:24 21.08.2019
    01:24 21.08.2019

    US Women’s National Soccer Team Granted May 2020 Trial Date in Equal Pay Case

    A gender discrimination lawsuit filed by members of the US Women’s National Soccer team against the US Soccer Federation over unequal pay has been scheduled for trial on May 5, 2020, a spokesperson for the players confirmed Tuesday.

  • American boxer Floyd Mayweather Jr. smiles
    Last update: 22:13 20.08.2019
    22:13 20.08.2019

    'Who's The Smart One?': Mayweather Brags About Making Millions on Video That Fooled His Fans


    A recently resurfaced video once again spurred the hopes of boxing fans eager to see Mayweather and another famous boxer, Manny Pacquiao, in the ring.

  • France's Paul Pogba runs during the World Cup semifinal soccer match between France and Belgium at the Saint Petersburg Stadium, in St.Petersburg, Russia, July 10, 2018
    Last update: 11:26 20.08.2019
    11:26 20.08.2019

    Tweets of Support Flood in as Man Utd's Paul Pogba Racially Abused Online Over Penalty Miss


    Manchester United midfielder Paul Pogba missed a crucial penalty that could have given his team a 2-1 lead against Wolverhampton Wanderers on Monday night, and was immediately attacked by vile Twitter users.

  • Juventus forward Cristiano Ronaldo warms up prior to the Serie A soccer match between Udinese and Juventus, at the Dacia Arena stadium in Udine, Italy, Saturday, Oct.6, 2018
    Last update: 10:17 20.08.2019
    10:17 20.08.2019

    Cristiano Ronaldo's Lawyers Reportedly Admit Paying $375,000 in Hush Money to Rape Accuser in 2010


    The Juventus FC superstar landed in hot water last September after an American woman filed a lawsuit against him, having accused him of raping her in a Las Vegas hotel back in 2009. The player has repeatedly denied the allegations.

  • Megan Rapinoe
    Last update: 16:46 19.08.2019
    16:46 19.08.2019

    US Women’s Football Team Midfielder Megan Rapinoe Reveals Dad Voted for Trump

    Megan Rapinoe, attacking midfielder on the US women’s football team, found herself embroiled in a row with US President Donald Trump after footage shot earlier this year emerged showing her saying: “I’m not going to the f***ing White House", when asked if she would visit should her team win the World Cup.

  • England's Jofra Archer at Ashes 2019 - Second Test
    Last update: 21:31 17.08.2019
    21:31 17.08.2019

    'Most Lethal Bowler in World Cricket': Twitter in Shock as Archer Smiles After KOing Steve Smith


    While some netizens slammed the player’s "inappropriate" behaviour, others pointed out that this could simply have been a mask to hide his real distress over injuring another player.

  • Portuguese ace Ronaldo passes among enthusiast fans as he arrives to undergo medical checks at the Juventus stadium in Turin, Italy, Monday, July 16, 2018
    Last update: 23:49 15.08.2019
    23:49 15.08.2019

    Cristiano Ronaldo Taken Away by Bodyguards After Fans Run Out onto the Pitch in Turin

    Every year, Villar Perosa fans storm the football pitch to greet their beloved Juventus stars. Thanks to this, cutting the game short has become a rather common occurrence.

  • Nick Kyrgios
    Last update: 15:39 15.08.2019
    15:39 15.08.2019

    You Cannot Be Serious! Is Tennis Player Nick Kyrgios More Badly Behaved Than John McEnroe?

    Australian tennis player Nick Kyrgios is in hot water again after smashing two racquets and calling the umpire "a tool" during a bad-tempered defeat to Russia's Karen Khachanov. The Australian’s behaviour has been compared with John McEnroe, the enfant terrible of tennis in the 1980s.

  • Liverpool's Mohamed Salah takes a corner during the UEFA Super Cup soccer match between Liverpool and Chelsea
    Last update: 00:48 15.08.2019
    00:48 15.08.2019

    Liverpool Beats Chelsea to Win UEFA Super Cup For the Fourth Time, Teams Meet in Mixed Zone

    The UEFA Super Cup Final is an annual preseason game played between the winners of the Champions League and the Europa League. Liverpool beat Tottenham Hotspur in the Champions League final, while Chelsea earlier defeated Arsenal in the Europa League final.

  • Nantes soccer team supporters stand by a poster of Argentinian player Emiliano Sala and reading Let's keep hope outside La Beaujoire stadium before the French soccer League One match Nantes against Saint-Etienne, in Nantes, western France, Wednesday, Jan.30, 2019
    Last update: 16:28 14.08.2019
    16:28 14.08.2019

    Footballer Emiliano Sala Was Exposed to Carbon Monoxide Before Dying in Plane Crash - Investigators

    The Argentinian-born football star was killed when the aircraft carrying him to Wales crashed into the English Channel this January.

  • Andy Ruiz, right, punches Anthony Joshua during the seventh round of a heavyweight championship boxing match Saturday, June 1, 2019, in New York. Ruiz won in the seventh round
    Last update: 13:22 14.08.2019
    13:22 14.08.2019

    Duel in the Desert: American Champ Has Not Yet Signed on for Joshua Rematch in Saudi Arabia

    2019 has been an unmitigated disaster for Britain’s Anthony Joshua. His first challenger - Jarrell Miller - failed a drugs test and his replacement, the unheralded Andy Ruiz, then knocked out Joshua in one of boxing’s biggest upsets.

  • Barcelona's Lionel Messi, right and Real Madrid's Cristiano Ronaldo greets each other before the Spanish La Liga soccer match between Barcelona and Real Madrid, dubbed 'el clasico', at Camp Nou stadium in Barcelona, Spain, 6 May 2018
    Last update: 08:05 14.08.2019
    08:05 14.08.2019

    Cristiano Ronaldo Explains Why He's Different from Lionel Messi

    Football legend and Juventus star Cristiano Ronaldo has explained why he and Lionel Messi should be considered the greatest footballers ever.