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The Latest: Italian Open champion Pliskova loses to Martic

The latest on the French Open: Second-seeded Karolina Pliskova eliminated from French Open, ensuring that Naomi Osaka will hold onto the No. 1 rankin...

The Latest: Italian Open champion Pliskova loses to Martic

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Pliskova takes on Martic at Zhengzhou Open final Top-seeded Karolina Pliskova advanced to the Zhengzhou Open final with a clinical 6-3, 6-2 victory over Ajla Tomljanovic     ...
18:28 2019-09-15

Martic sets up final with Pliskova at Zhengzhou Open "Croatia\u0027s Petra Martic and top seed Karolina Pliskova marched into the final of the inaugural Zhengzhou Open with commanding straight-sets vict...
13:42 2019-09-14

Second seed Pliskova slides to defeat by Martic Karolina Pliskova's quest for a maiden Grand Slam title at the French Open came to an end on Friday as the second seed lost 6-3 6-3 to Croatia's Petr...
16:42 2019-05-31

Pliskova beats Martic in Zhengzhou to win her fourth title of 2019 "World number two Karolina Pliskova beat Croatia\u0027s Petra Martic 6-3 6-2 in the final of the inaugural Zhengzhou Open on Sunday to win the 15th W...
18:00 2019-09-15

The Latest: Defending champion Kerber loses at Wimbledon Unseeded American Laura Davis came from a set down to knock out defending champion Angelique Kerber in the second round of Wimbledon   ...
19:14 2019-07-04

US Open 2019: Zverev v Schwartzman, defending champion Osaka loses and more on day eight – live! Live updates from Monday’s fourth-round actionDjokovic exits to boos after retiring against WawrinkaGet in touch: email Nick or tweet @NickAmes82 8.1...
21:28 2019-09-02

Defending Western & Southern Open champion Novak Djokovic loses to Daniil Medvedev There will be a new men's Western & Southern Open champion holding the Rookwood Cup on Sunday after Novak Djokovic was upset Saturday night ...
09:00 2019-08-18

US Open 2019: Schwartzman beats Zverev, defending champion Osaka loses and more – as it happened Naomi Osaka suffers a shock defeat to Belinda Bencic while Donna Vekic overcomes Julia Goerges in a thrilling tussle at Flushing Meadows 10.23pm BST ...
00:42 2019-09-03

Federer latest withdrawal from Italian Open "Roger Federer has pulled out of his Italian Open quarter-final clash against Stefanos Tsitsipas due to an injury in his right leg, organisers said o...
20:14 2019-05-21

The Latest: Federer loses to Dimitrov in US Open quarters Roger Federer gave away a lead against a guy he'd never lost to and was beaten 3-6, 6-4, 3-6, 6-4, 6-2 by 78th-ranked Grigor Dimitrov in the US ...
12:14 2019-09-04

The Latest: Kerber loses in 1st round at French Open PARIS (AP) — The Latest on the French Open (all times local): ___ 12:21 a.m. Angelique Kerber won’t complete a career Grand Slam this year. The...
14:00 2019-05-26

The Latest: Martic and Konta reach French quarterfinals Petra Martic has followed up her win over second-seeded Karolina Pliskova by rallying past Kaia Kanepi 5-7, 6-2, 6-4 at the French Open to reach her ...
14:56 2019-06-02

Martic overcomes her own demons to reach French Open quarter-finals It proved to be 30th-time lucky for Petra Martic on Sunday because after a decade of trying at the slams, she finally overcame her fourth-round jinx ...
19:42 2019-06-02

Serena Williams rolls ankle, still advances to US Open quarterfinals over Petra Martic Serena Williams received medical treatment Sunday during her fourth-round match, but will make her 16th appearance in the U.S. Open quarterfinals. &...
02:42 2019-09-02

Pliskova Struggles Through While Nishikori Cruises At US Open Karolina Pliskova struggled into the second round of the US Open on Monday while 2014 runner-up Kei Nishikori of Japan needed only 47 minutes to adva...
23:00 2019-08-26

| Barty, Pliskova fight through, Medvedev cruises at US Open Ashleigh Barty and Czech third seed Karolina Pliskova have struggled into the second round of the US Open while Kei Nishikori and Daniil Medvedev cr...
05:00 2019-08-27

US Open 2019: Konta v Gasparyan, Nishikori and Pliskova in action – live! Rolling updates of the day three action at Flushing MeadowsNaomi Osaka blows hot and cold but knocks Blinkova outNick Kyrgios accuses ATP of being co...
17:14 2019-08-28

Karolina Pliskova turns on the power to beat Mariam Bolkvadze in US Open • World No 3 beats Georgian 6-1, 6-4 to reach third round• Pliskova’s serve hits a peak of 116mphKarolina Pliskova – the better of the two Czech sist...
03:42 2019-08-29

French Open 2019, day six: Federer in action, Pliskova crashes out – live! Rafael Nadal, Roger Federer and Johanna Konta in actionKonta faces meeting of minds against KusmovaFeel free to email Will or tweet @Will_Unwin 1.43p...
14:56 2019-05-31

Konta edges past Pliskova to reach first US Open quarter-final "Johanna Konta took her second match point to beat Karolina Pliskova 7-6(1), 6-3, 7-5 and reach the quarter-finals of the US Open for the first time....
10:42 2019-09-02

2015 Moto3 champion Danny Kent loses BSB ride over knife offence Danny Kent, the 2015 Moto3 world champion, has been handed a suspended jail sentence for a knife offence, and lost his ride in the British Superbike ...
14:00 2019-08-16

Who is Gary Woodland? What you need to know about the new U.S. Open champion Not everyone knows Gary Woodland. From his family to his love of basketball to his near misses on the PGA Tour, here's a look at the new U.S. Open ch...
05:00 2019-06-17

Former champion Kuznetsova added to U.S. Open field Russia's Svetlana Kuznetsova, the 2004 U.S. Open champion, has been added to the main draw of this year's tournament after the withdrawal of Slovakia...
05:00 2019-08-13

Former champion Kuznetsova added to US Open field "Russia\u0027s Svetlana Kuznetsova, the 2004 US Open champion, has been added to the main draw of this year\u0027s tournament after the withdrawal o...
20:56 2019-08-12

The Latest: Osaka loses in 1st round at Wimbledon Naomi Osaka became the first top player to lose at Wimbledon, falling to Yulia Putinseva 7-6 (4), 6-2 in the first round     ...
18:42 2019-07-01

Golf: Lee6 stands alone as U.S. Women's Open champion Lee Jeong-eun had a '6' added to her surname on the Korean women's golf tour to differentiate her from the five others that joined the circuit before...
06:28 2019-06-03

Defending champion Osaka falls to Bencic at U.S. Open Holder Naomi Osaka of Japan was upset 7-5 6-4 by Belinda Bencic in the fourth round at the U.S. Open on Monday as the Swiss reached the quarter-final...
22:14 2019-09-02

French Open trophy gaffe gives Australia another champion When Ash Barty won the French Open title on Saturday she thought she was the first Australian woman to lift the Coupe Suzanne Lenglen since Margaret ...
13:14 2019-06-09

The Latest: Serena Williams loses in 3rd round of French Serena Williams handed earliest loss at major in 5 years, losing to Sofia Kenin in 3rd round at French Open        ...
01:56 2019-06-02

US Open Champion Rafael Nadal Hails One Of His "Most Emotional" Wins Rafael Nadal clinched his fourth US Open crown in thrilling fashion, squandering a two-set lead before outlasting Russian fifth seed Daniil Medvedev....
08:00 2019-09-09

British Open champion Francesco Molinari has one regret about tattoo he got when he was 18 Champion Golfer of the Year for 2018, Francesco Molinari has a tattoo, which he got when he was 18. But he has a regret about getting it.  ...
17:00 2019-07-15

Tennis: Clay field wide open for new women's champion Want to know who will win the women's French Open? Stick a pin in the draw. That cliche has seldom rang more true than at this year's Roland Garros, ...
19:28 2019-05-24

U.S. Women's Open champion will earn $1 million for the first time The winner of this week's U.S. Women's Open will receive a $1 million prize, the largest winner's check in women's major champion...
01:00 2019-05-29

The Latest: Last year's finalist Anderson loses at Wimbledon Last year's runner-up Kevin Anderson was knocked out in the third round of Wimbledon after losing in straight sets to Guido Pella on Centre Cour...
19:28 2019-07-05

Volcano on Italian island of Stromboli spews lava and ash in latest eruption A volcano on the Italian island of Stromboli erupted Wednesday, sending a massive cloud of smoke and ash more than a mile into the sky – almost two m...
21:42 2019-08-28

The Latest: Italian media post audio of cruise ship pilot VENICE, Italy (AP) — The Latest on the cruise ship crashing into a dock and another river boat in a Venice canal (all times local): 8:10 p.m. Italian...
20:56 2019-06-02

Halep loses to Anisimova at French Open Amanda Anisimova, 17, crushed defending champion Simona Halep at the French Open to become the youngest semifinalist at Roland Garros since 2006, whi...
19:42 2019-06-06

| Berrettini leans on Italian greats for support at US Open Matteo Berrettini says his close relationship with two Italian tennis legends is supplying him with a healthy dose of inspiration as he enters rare t...
09:56 2019-09-03

Nick Kyrgios Is Disqualified After Tantrum at the Italian Open Kyrgios walked off the court in a fit of rage after throwing a chair onto the red clay and was defaulted from his second-round match against Casper R...
15:42 2019-05-21

Tennis champion, trailblazer Althea Gibson will be honored at US Open with statue Althea Gibson, the first African American to win a major title in tennis, integrated two sports during an era of racial segregation in the 1950s. &#...
01:42 2019-08-25

Azarenka hands former French Open champion Ostapenko another first-round exit Jelena Ostapenko suffered her second successive first-round loss at the French Open since winning the 2017 title as she was beaten by former world nu...
21:28 2019-05-28

'Mother, champion': Serena Williams causes stir again with French Open outfit 23-time grand slam champion wears bold outfit in ParisAmerican attracted criticism from officials last yearA year after Serena caused a stir at the F...
22:28 2019-05-27

W Series champion Chadwick tests EF Open as she plans 2020 season W Series champion and Williams Formula 1 development driver Jamie Chadwick could contest Euroformula Open this year, after testing the Dallara F317 F...
22:00 2019-09-06

French Open champion Barty makes smooth transition to grass French Open champion Ashleigh Barty made a smooth transition from Parisian clay to British lawns as the Australian opened her grasscourt campaign wit...
15:28 2019-06-19

Hitler loses a squash game in the latest bugnuts Preacher trailer Although we spent upwards of four minutes this morning doing historical research to try to figure this out, as far as we know, there’s no real eviden...
09:14 2019-07-21

Angelique Kerber loses in 3 sets at Zhengzhou Open Three-time Grand Slam champion Angelique Kerber lost in the opening round of the Zhengzhou Open, falling to Alison Riske of the United States 5-7, 6-...
13:00 2019-09-11

Federer loses to Thiem in Madrid Open quarterfinals Roger Federer wastes two match points, loses in three sets to Dominic Thiem in Madrid Open quarterfinals        ...
15:28 2019-05-21

Back on top: Nadal beats Djokovic for 9th Italian Open title Rafael Nadal is right back where he wants to be after winning Italian Open title with victory over Djokovic        ...
15:28 2019-05-21

Roger Federer Gets the Pope Treatment on a Chaotic Day at the Italian Open While Federer was awed by the way fans responded to him at the Italian Open, other players were struggling to cope with poor conditions on and off th...
15:42 2019-05-21

Serena Williams Pulls Out of the Italian Open With a Knee Injury It was the third straight tournament that Williams, 37, had withdrawn from because of physical problems. The French Open starts in less than two week...
15:42 2019-05-21

US Open: Defending Wimbledon champion Simona Halep stunned by Taylor Townsend Simona Halep, seeded No. 4 and coming off her first Wimbledon championship, was shocked in three sets by American Taylor Townsend in the second round...
02:56 2019-08-30

U.S. Open champion Gary Woodland finds inspiration in words of friend Amy Bockerstette Amy Bockerstette, a Phoenix golfer who has Down syndrome, and U.S. Open champion Gary Woodland have developed a close bond.     ...
06:56 2019-06-17

Coco Gauff sets up clash with defending US Open champion Naomi Osaka American thrills crowd with win over Tímea Babos World No 1 awaits in third round on SaturdayCocomania is taking further hold of the US Open as it st...
11:00 2019-08-30

Meet Hinako Shibuno: 10 things to know about the Women's British Open champion Hinako Shibuno, a 20-year-old from Japan, landed with grace and guts on the world golf stage with her victory in the 2019 Women's British Open. ...
02:14 2019-08-05

US Open 2019: Defending champion Naomi Osaka v Belinda Bencic and more on day eight – live! Live updates from Monday’s fourth-round actionDjokovic exits to boos after retiring against WawrinkaGet in touch: email Nick or tweet @NickAmes82 6.5...
20:14 2019-09-02

Coco Gauff's US Open run comes to an end with loss to defending champion Naomi Osaka Coco Gauff showcased her electrifying athleticism and punishing power at times, but it wasn’t enough to overcome No. 1 Naomi Osaka.  ...
08:14 2019-09-01

Roger Federer loses to Grigor Dimitrov in US Open quarters Roger Federer gave away a lead against a guy he'd never lost to and was beaten 3-6, 6-4, 3-6, 6-4, 6-2 by 78th-ranked Grigor Dimitrov in the U.S. Ope...
17:28 2019-09-04

'18 champ Osaka loses to Bencic at US Open; Nadal into QFs Naomi Osaka's 10-match U.S. Open winning streak and title defense are done after a 7-5, 6-4 loss to Belinda Bencic; Rafael Nadal beat Marin Cili...
09:28 2019-09-03

Gibbs, who beat cancer this year, loses to Halep at US Open Nicole Gibbs, who beat cancer earlier this year, couldn't get too upset about losing to Simona Halep in the first round of the U.S. Open  ...
06:00 2019-08-28

Italian prosecutors issue order for 'Open Arms' migrants to disembark Italy will allow over 80 migrants who have been stranded on a Spanish migrant rescue vessel off the coast of Lampedusa to disembark. Prosecutors said...
00:42 2019-08-21

The Open champion Shane Lowry targets Ryder Cup glory after maiden Major triumph Shane Lowry has targeted making fellow Irishman Padraig Harrington's European Ryder Cup team his No1 goal after claiming a first major title at The O...
15:42 2019-07-22

Venus Williams upsets defending Western & Southern Open champion No. 5 Kiki Bertens Venus Williams knocked off defending Western & Southern Open champion and the No. 5 player in the world Kiki Bertens Tuesday     ...
02:28 2019-08-14

Francesco Molinari's team of experts making sure the Open champion takes it in his stride The Ibis Earls Court is an unlikely starting point from which to plot an The Open defence, but last Wednesday morning Francesco Molinari stopped outs...
17:56 2019-07-17

Jack Shepherd latest: Speedboat killer loses appeal to have manslaughter conviction overturned Speedboat killer Jack Shepherd has failed in an appeal against his conviction for killing his date during a drunken night-time trip along the River T...
13:28 2019-06-20

U.S. Open Highlights: Roger Federer Loses; Serena Williams Cruises Grigor Dimitrov, ranked No. 78, upset Federer on Tuesday. Serena Williams won in 44 minutes and joined Daniil Medvedev and Elina Svitolina in the sem...
07:00 2019-09-04

French Open: Caroline Wozniacki Loses; Petra Kvitova Withdraws In a performance emblematic of a difficult season, Wozniacki fell Monday in the first round to Veronika Kudermetova. Kvitova pulled out because of an...
18:56 2019-05-27

US Open: Nick Kyrgios loses hours after mocking an ESPN reporter Nick Kyrgios mocked ESPN’s pre-match/post-match interviewer Tom Rinaldi hours before his Saturday night match on Ashe Stadium vs. surprising Andrey R...
08:42 2019-09-01

Nick Kyrgios throws chair at Italian Open; players debate punishment Nick Kyrgios walked off the court in a fit of rage and was defaulted from his second-round match at the Italian Open.      ...
15:28 2019-05-21

Migrants disembark Open Arms rescue ship on Italian island of Lampedusa Nearly one hundred migrants who had been stranded on the Open Arms rescue ship off the coast of Lampedusa disembarked on the Italian island on Tuesda...
03:28 2019-08-21

Roger Federer loses in Round of 16 to Andrey Rublev at the Western & Southern Open Roger Federer, a seven-time tournament champion, was eliminated from the Western & Southern Open in straight sets by Russian qualifier Andrey Rublev....
12:28 2019-08-16

US Open 2019: Evans, Osaka and Konta progress, Halep loses – live! Rolling updates of day four’s action at Flushing MeadowsPliskova turns on the power to beat BolkvadzeSerena Williams pushed to edge by US teen Caty M...
02:00 2019-08-30

US Open 2019: Gauff, Kyrgios, Evans and Konta progress, Halep loses – as it happened Kyrgios comes out firing before easing past HoangKonta happy with finally overcoming GasparyanEvans to face Federer after beating Pouille 3.04am BST ...
11:00 2019-08-30

Italian tennis player Camila Giorgi gives bizarre post-match handshake following US Open loss Camila Giorgi lost to Maria Sakkari 6-1, 6-0, at the U.S. Open before issuing an awkward straight-arm handshake at the net after the match.  &#...
15:56 2019-08-27

Amanda Anisimova, 17-year-old American who stunned Simona Halep, loses in French open semis Ashleigh Barty reached her first Grand Slam final at the French Open, and she got there by ending the run of 17-year-old American Amanda Anisimova. ...
16:28 2019-06-07

US Open 2019: Federer wins, Venus Williams loses as rain frustrates Konta – as it happened Only five matches were possible in the day session as Roger Federer came from a set down, Williams was edged by Elina Svitolina and rain wiped out th...
00:28 2019-08-29

Teenager Vondrousova beats Martic to reach Paris last four Marketa Vondrousova's amazing French Open run continued on Tuesday when the unseeded Czech teenager beat Croatian Petra Martic 7-6(1) 7-5 to reach th...
23:42 2019-06-04

Rafael Nadal powers past Novak Djokovic in the Italian Open final, earning a career first landmark over his long time rival Photo by FILIPPO MONTEFORTE/AFP/Getty Images Rafael Nadal powered past Novak Djokovic 6-0, 4-6, 6-1 in the Italian Open final on Sunday. It was the ...
15:42 2019-05-21

| 'Pretty good' says US Open good-guy champion Woodland A lifetime of work came to fruition for Gary Woodland at Pebble Beach, where the 35-year-old from Kansas captured his first major title at the 119th ...
16:00 2019-06-17

Is 'Fredo' the Italian N-Word? I Asked the 3 Most Italian Women I Know for Answers Chris Cuomo, host of CNN’s Cuomo Prime Time and the network’s chief Italian-American correspondent, threatened to beat up a heckler during a heated e...
01:42 2019-08-14

'Stepped on me': Thiem loses French Open final to Nadal It all took a toll on Dominic Thiem, both physically and mentally, and that left him in no condition to do what it would take to beat Rafael Nadal in...
04:42 2019-06-10

Italian exit polls indicate Matteo Salvini’s right-wing populist League is leading Italian party in European election ROME (AP) — Italian exit polls indicate Matteo Salvini’s right-wing populist League is leading Italian party in European election. The post Ita...
23:42 2019-05-26

Bothered by back, Federer loses US Open QF to 'Baby Fed' Betrayed by his body and his forehand, Roger Federer lost to Grigor Dimitrov in a 5-set US Open quarterfinal        ...
12:14 2019-09-04

Italian rescue ship docks in Italian port against ban An Italian rescue ship with 46 migrants on board has docked in the Italian port of Lampedusa against an explicit ban after declaring a state of emerg...
20:00 2019-07-06

The Latest: End of an era for Ernie Els at US Open The Latest from the US Open: Ernie Els playing his 27th straight US Open and wants a great week in his own way        ...
23:56 2019-06-11

The Latest: Late-entry Piercy at 5 under through 6 at Open PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on U.S. Open at Pebble Beach (all times local): 9 a.m. The opening seven holes are considered the scoring chan...
18:14 2019-06-13

The Latest: Play suspended at French Open Play has been suspended during the men's French Open quarterfinals because of the risk of thunderstorms        ...
18:14 2019-06-04

The Latest: Spieth’s magic number for US Open: 3-under par PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on the U.S. Open (all times local): 3:45 p.m. Jordan Spieth has a magic number: 3-under par. “I’d ...
01:28 2019-06-12

The Latest: Djokovic out of US Open after retiring in match Novak Djokovic has ended his U.S. Open title defense by retiring from his fourth-round match against Stan Wawrinka       &#...
12:42 2019-09-02

The Latest: Kansas court OKs school aid law; case still open TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — The Latest on the Kansas Supreme Court’s newest ruling in a protracted lawsuit over funding for public schools (all times l...
17:00 2019-06-14

The Latest: Barty takes 1st set of French Open final 6-1 Ash Barty wins 1st set of the women's final at French Open against Marketa Vondrousova by score of 6-1        ...
18:00 2019-06-08

The Latest: Official: Beijing open to trade talks with US BEIJING (AP) — The Latest on trade tensions between the United States and China (all times local): 6:10 p.m. China’s foreign ministry says the ...
13:28 2019-05-23

The Latest: Vondrousova moves into French Open semifinals Czech teenager Marketa Vondrousova has needed four match points to end a four-match losing streak against Petra Martic and reach the semifinals for t...
03:28 2019-06-05

The Latest: Halep advances in 3 sets at French Open The Latest on the French Open: Simona Halep overcomes a mid-match lapse in a 6-2, 3-6, 6-1 win over 47th-ranked Ajla Tomljanovic    &...
20:14 2019-05-28

The Latest: Nadal wins 1st set of French Open final The latest on the French Open: Rafael Nadal has won the first set of the men's final against Dominic Thiem by a score of 6-3    ...
17:14 2019-06-09

The Latest: Stephens beats Muguruza at French Open Sloane Stephens is through to the French Open quarterfinals after beating 2016 champion Garbiñe Muguruza 6-4, 6-3 of Spain on the fifth match ...
20:42 2019-06-02

The Latest: 19-year-old Canadian Andreescu in US Open final Canadian teenager Bianca Andreescu has reached the final in her U.S. Open debut by beating No. 13 seed Belinda Bencic of Switzerland 7-6 (3), 7-5 &#...
09:42 2019-09-06

The Latest: US teen Anisimova into 3rd round at French Open American teenager Amanda Anisimova is proving to be a jinx at Grand Slam tournaments for Aryana Sabalenka        ...
14:28 2019-05-30

The Latest: Federer eases into French Open 2nd round Playing his first match at Roland Garros since 2015, Roger Federer had no problem reaching the second round of the French Open    ...
17:00 2019-05-26

The Latest: Andreescu withdraws from French Open with injury PARIS (AP) — The Latest on the French Open (all times local): 7:10 p.m. Bianca Andreescu, the No. 22 seed from Canada, has withdrawn ahead of her sec...
20:14 2019-05-29

The Latest: Daniil Medvedev into 1st Slam final at US Open Daniil Medvedev has reached his first Grand Slam final by beating Grigor Dimitrov 7-6 (5), 6-4, 6-3 at the U.S. Open       ...
04:00 2019-09-07

The Latest: Federer, Wawrinka win in 3 sets at French Open The Latest at the French Open: Roger Federer jokes that he's 'so super old' after winning in straight sets at the French Open  &...
18:56 2019-05-29

The Latest: Safarova retires after French Open loss A runner-up to Serena Williams at the French Open in 2015, Lucie Safarova has announced her retirement        ...
18:00 2019-05-29

The Latest: Nadal reaches 3rd round at French Open Rafael Nadal reaches third round at French Open with 6-1, 6-2, 6-4 win over German qualifier Yannick Maden        ...
16:42 2019-05-29

The Latest: Thiem reaches 3rd round at French Open Dominic Thiem overcame some trickery from Kazakh opponent Alexander Bublik to advance to the third round at the French Open with a 6-3, 6-7 (6), 6-3,...
14:42 2019-05-30

The Latest: US Amateur champ Hovland bids for low am at Open The Latest from the US Open: Viktor Hovland is making a bid to follow up his U.S. Amateur title at Pebble Beach by becoming the low amateur at the U....
23:14 2019-06-17

The Latest: Koepka takes detour after early US Open charge PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on final round of the U.S. Open (all times local): 4 p.m. Brooks Koepka had his early run up the U.S. Open lea...
01:14 2019-06-17

The Latest: Rafael Nadal reaches 33rd Slam SF at US Open Rafael Nadal has reached his 33rd Grand Slam semifinal and prevented Diego Schwartzman from making it to his first       &#...
14:00 2019-09-05

The Latest: Nadal joins Federer in French Open quarterfinals PARIS (AP) — The Latest on the French Open (all times local): 6:05 p.m. Defending champion Rafael Nadal is through to the French Open quarterfinals a...
19:14 2019-06-02

The Latest: Djokovic-Thiem French Open match delayed again The Latest at the French Open: There's another rain delay in the semifinal match between Novak Djokovic and Dominic Thiem    ...
18:28 2019-06-07

The Latest: Tennis mixes with tropical plants at French Open Tennis and tropical plants, an incongruous mix beautifully blended on the new Simonne-Mathieu court at Roland Garros       ...
12:14 2019-05-26

The Latest: Nadal-Thiem final at French Open starts The latest on the French Open: The men's final between Rafael Nadal and Dominic Thiem has started at Roland Garros.     ...
15:56 2019-06-09

The Latest: Canadian teen Andreescu reaches US Open quarters Canadian teenager Bianca Andreescu reached her first Grand Slam quarterfinal in only her fourth appearance at a major tournament by stopping the net-...
09:28 2019-09-03

The Latest: Thiem evens French Open final at 1 set apiece The latest on the French Open: Dominic Thiem has evened the French Open final against Rafael Nadal at one set apiece      &...
17:28 2019-06-09

Nick Kyrgios’s latest outburst at US Open shows he still has much to learn World No 30 accused ATP of corruption before clarifying his comments but he owes tennis after a series of misdemeanoursAt some point, Nick Kyrgios wi...
22:56 2019-08-28

The Latest: Women’s tour criticizes French Open scheduling PARIS (AP) — The Latest on the French Open (all times local): ___ 11:20 a.m. The women’s semifinals are starting at Roland Garros on an unusual...
12:56 2019-06-07

The Latest: US Open men's quarterfinal paused to close roof The Latest from the US Open: Quarterfinal match between Monfils, Berrettini paused in 3rd set so roof at Arthur Ashe Stadium could be closed  &...
23:14 2019-09-04

The Latest: Polls open in Czech Republic, centrists seek win The Latest on the four-day voting in the European Union to fill the 751-seat European Parliament (all times local): 2:50 p.m. Polls have opened for t...
15:28 2019-05-24

The Latest: Krawietz, Mies win French Open doubles on debut The Latest on the French Open: The German pair of Kevin Krawietz and Andreas Mies has become only the second team in the Open era to win the men&apos...
22:42 2019-06-08

The Latest: Federer wins, stays perfect in US Open 1st round The Latest from the US Open: Monica Puig upset that coach left to go back to working with Sloane Stephens        ...
07:56 2019-08-27

The Latest: 2014 Open champ Cilic to face Isner in 3rd Rd 2014 US Open champion Marin Cilic has moved into a third-round matchup of big servers against John Isner at Flushing Meadows with a 4-6, 6-3, 7-5, 6-...
09:00 2019-08-30

The Latest: Nadal beats Thiem for 12th French Open title The latest on the French Open: Rafael Nadal has won a 12th title at Roland Garros with a 6-3, 5-7, 6-1, 6-1 win over Dominic Thiem    ...
18:42 2019-06-09

The Latest: Women's tour criticizes French Open scheduling The Latest at the French Open: The women's semifinals are starting at Roland Garros on an unusual day and at unusual courts _ and the placement ...
12:56 2019-06-07

The Latest: Rose makes 2 tough saves to maintain Open lead PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on the U.S. Open at Pebble Beach (all times local): 9:55 a.m. Justin Rose has made it through his opening five...
19:28 2019-06-14

Tokyo 2020 slalom canoe venue latest to open on schedule The Kasai Canoe Slalom Centre for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics was officially unveiled on a dreary and foggy morning in the Japanese capital on Saturday, ...
10:14 2019-07-06

The Latest: Barty beats Anisimova, reaches French Open final The latest at the French Open: Australian player Ash Barty beats American teenager Amanda Anisimova 6-7 (4), 6-3, 6-3 to reach final   ...
13:42 2019-06-07

The Latest: French Open women's final could be pushed back The Latest at the French Open: Tournament director Guy Forget says it is possible that the women's singles final at Roland Garros could be delay...
20:14 2019-06-05

Serena's latest path to US Open final fueled by a focused intensity Serena Williams has been laser-focused and a little less in the spotlight at this year's US Open. Will that help her win her record-tying Grand Slam ...
04:00 2019-09-07

Caty McNally becomes the latest American teen tennis sensation at Citi Open Tennis prodigy Cori ‘Coco’ Gauff is not the only teenager turning heads in the sport. Seventeen-year-old Caty McNally took down Christina McHale, the...
18:28 2019-08-02

Pliskova qualifies for WTA Finals in Shenzhen "World number two Karolina Pliskova has become the second singles player to qualify for the season-ending WTA Finals in Shenzhen after top-ranked Ash...
16:00 2019-09-16

Pliskova overpowers Bolkvadze under the roof "Hard-hitting Karolina Pliskova put on a serving masterclass to defeat Mariam Bolkvadze 6-1, 6-4 on Wednesday and advance to the third round of the U...
02:56 2019-08-29

Pliskova through but Sabalenka, Svitolina out in Birmingham "Third seed Karolina Pliskova cruised into the second round of the Nature Valley Classic on Monday but Aryna Sabalenka and Elina Svitolina suffered s...
20:42 2019-06-17

Pliskova hopes hitting with Halep will pay off "Second seed Karolina Pliskova wants to ensure she is battle-ready when the French Open begins by choosing reigning champion Simona Halep as her pre-...
18:56 2019-05-24

| Pliskova closes gap on world No 1 Barty Karolina Pliskova's victory at the Zhengzhou Open means the Czech is now just 86 points behind Ashleigh Barty who remains at the top of the WTA ranki...
13:14 2019-09-16

Pliskova follows Eastbourne triumph with slower Wimbledon win Third seed Karolina Pliskova bludgeoned her way into the second round of Wimbledon on Monday, using her huge serve and searing forehand to fend off t...
19:14 2019-07-01

Tennis: Pliskova hopes hitting with Halep will pay off Second seed Karolina Pliskova wants to ensure she is battle-ready when the French Open begins by choosing reigning champion Simona Halep as her pre-t...
19:28 2019-05-24

Pliskova advances in Toronto, could regain top ranking Third-ranked Karolina Pliskova of the Czech Republic advanced to the Rogers Cup quarterfinals, beating Anett Kontaveit of Estonia 6-3, 7-5  ...
01:28 2019-08-09

WTA roundup: Top seed Pliskova into Zhengzhou final A surprising run by unseeded Frenchwoman Kristina Mladenovic came to an end in a semifinal loss to seventh-seeded Croat Petra Martic, who won 6-0, 6-...
23:42 2019-09-14

Pliskova into Toronto quarters, Andreescu awaits "Karolina Pliskova beat Estonian Anett Kontaveit 6-3 7-5 on Thursday to set up a Rogers Cup quarter-final showdown with Canadian Bianca Andreescu and...
18:56 2019-08-09

| Pliskova puts No 1 pressure back on Osaka Karolina Pliskova reached the third round of the Toronto WTA tournament putting the pressure back on Naomi Osaka in the battle to reclaim the world n...
01:42 2019-08-08

Wozniacki out as Kerber, Pliskova, Halep win in Eastbourne "Three former world number ones reached the quarter-finals of the Eastbourne championships but a fourth, defending champion Caroline Wozniacki, fell ...
19:56 2019-06-27

Pliskova uses 'amazing' serve to see off tricky Hsieh Former world number one Karolina Pliskova served superbly to beat Hsieh Su-Wei 6-3 2-6 6-4 on Friday and reach the Wimbledon fourth round for the sec...
17:00 2019-07-05

Pliskova thrashes Kerber in Eastboure final "Karolina Pliskova made a strong statement of intent ahead of WImbledon by beating reigning champion Angelique Kerber in straight sets at the Eastbo...
15:28 2019-06-29

Pliskova thrashes Kerber at Eastboure final "Karolina Pliskova made a strong statement of intent ahead of WImbledon by beating reigning champion Angelique Kerber in straight sets at the Eastbo...
15:00 2019-06-29

Tennis: Pliskova qualifies for WTA Finals in Shenzhen World number two Karolina Pliskova has become the second singles player to qualify for the season-ending WTA Finals in Shenzhen after top-ranked Ash ...
10:00 2019-09-16

Pliskova falls to Muchova in marathon match Unseeded Karolina Muchova outlasted third seed and fellow Czech Karolina Pliskova to reach the last eight of Wimbledon in the longest women's match a...
20:14 2019-07-08

Pliskova twins gear up for Birmingham sister act World number three Karolina Pliskova says she will have to battle nerves and strange emotions when she faces her twin sister Kristyna in the main dra...
12:14 2019-06-19

Pliskova wins twice in a day to reach Zhengzhou semis, Svitolina out Top seed Karolina Pliskova started Friday in the last-16 at the inaugural Zhengzhou Open and ended the day in the semi-finals after defeating Polona ...
23:42 2019-09-13

Pliskova fires Wimbledon warning with Eastbourne triumph Karolina Pliskova warmed up for Wimbledon in the best possible fashion on Saturday by powering past Angelique Kerber 6-1 6-4 to win the Eastbourne ti...
19:28 2019-06-29

| Pliskova wins 4th title of 2019 in rain-hit final World number two Karolina Pliskova claimed her fourth title of the year as she defeated Petra Martic in a rain-disrupted final at the inaugural Zheng...
04:42 2019-09-16

Kristyna beats Karolina in battle of Pliskova twins Kristyna Pliskova pulled off the biggest win of her career but it was bad news for twin sister Karolina who was on the receiving end of a 6-2 3-6 7-6...
21:01 2019-06-19

WTA roundup: Pliskova rolls to tour-best fourth title Top-seeded Karolina Pliskova of the Czech Republic won her tour-leading fourth title of the season on Sunday, topping seventh-seeded Croat Petra Mart...
00:56 2019-09-16

Andreescu stuns Pliskova to reach Toronto semis "Canadian teenager Bianca Andreescu coped with leg pain to keep her dream Rogers Cup run alive with a 6-0 2-6 6-4 upset of Czech third seed Karolina ...
19:00 2019-08-10

Kerber beats Halep at Eastbourne; Pliskova advances EASTBOURNE, England (AP) — Defending Wimbledon champion Angelique Kerber beat Simona Halep for the first time since 2016, winning their quarterfinal ...
22:28 2019-06-27

Pliskova sets up Eastbourne title clash with Kerber Karolina Pliskova scythed down Kiki Bertens of the Netherlands 6-1 6-2 on Friday to move into the Eastbourne final, where she will meet reigning Wimb...
20:28 2019-06-28

US Open 2019 tennis: Dates, schedule, tickets, Andy Murray latest, odds, wildcards and prize money It may not have the glamour of Wimbledon, the slipping and sliding on court at Roland Garros or the sizzling Australian summer temperatures, but the ...
01:28 2019-08-21

Pliskova beats Wimbledon champ Kerber in Eastbourne final EASTBOURNE, England (AP) — Karolina Pliskova has beaten Wimbledon champion Angelique Kerber 6-1, 6-4 in the Eastbourne final just two days before the...
17:42 2019-06-29

Pliskova sees off Hsieh to reach Wimbledon fourth round Former world number one Karolina Pliskova battled past Hsieh Su-Wei 6-3 2-6 6-4 on Friday in a clash of contrasting styles to reach the Wimbledon fou...
16:28 2019-07-05

| Pliskova wins fourth title of 2019 in rain-hit final World number two Karolina Pliskova claimed her fourth title of the year as she defeated Petra Martic in a rain-disrupted final at the inaugural Zheng...
18:56 2019-09-15

Pliskova's performance hampered by the slow clay in Paris So dominant earlier this month when she won the Italian Open, Karolina Pliskova looked out of her comfort zone on the red clay of Paris   ...
17:56 2019-05-31

First final-set tie-breaker avoided as Muchova edges Pliskova in three-hour epic "Third seed Karolina Pliskova fell at the fourth-round stage at Wimbledon despite twice serving for the match as Karolina Muchova battled to a three-...
20:42 2019-07-08

Wimbledon 2019: Cori Gauff, 15, wins again; Djokovic, Svitolina, Pliskova advance American rising star Coco Gauff, 15, continued her remarkable run at Wimbledon, while Novak Djokovic, Elina Svitolina and Karolina Pliskova advanced ...
09:28 2019-07-04

The Latest: Woods 'sore' and not moving well at British Open Tiger Woods says he was "sore" during his round of 78 at the British Open and wasn't moving as well as he did in winning the Masters in April &...
23:14 2019-07-18

The Latest: Woods records back-to-back birdies at US Open PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on the U.S. Open (all times local): 12:30 p.m. Tiger Woods has finally ended his birdie drought at the U.S. Op...
23:14 2019-06-15

The Latest: Slack becomes latest tech company to go public NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on Slack’s IPO (all times local): 12:30 p.m. Shares of work messaging platform Slack have begun trading on the New Y...
20:00 2019-06-20

Jeremy Lin is an NBA champion now The age of Linsanity may be over, but Jeremy Lin is now an NBA champion. Lin, who played just one minute (Game 3) in the NBA Finals, will get a champ...
06:56 2019-06-14

The Latest: Kelly lawyer: latest charges ‘not really new’ CHICAGO (AP) — The Latest on the sexual abuse case against R&B singer R. Kelly (all times local): 5:30 p.m. R. Kelly’s lawyer says 11 new sex-r...
01:01 2019-05-31

How to build a spelling bee champion As a tutor, what makes the National Spelling Bee so fulfilling is that it represents the culmination of dozens of hours of study spent practicing the...
14:28 2019-05-28

Experience: my dog is a champion surfer The dogs have 10 minutes to catch as many waves as they can. Judges look at length of ride, whether they make it back to shore, and how many tricks t...
12:14 2019-07-19

3-time NBA champion Livingston retires at 34 Veteran NBA guard Shaun Livingston, who came back from a devastating knee injury early in his career to become one of the league's savviest players, ...
02:00 2019-09-14

Former Formula One champion Lauda dead at 70 Three-times Formula One world champion Niki Lauda, regarded as one of the finest racers of all time and who later became a successful airline entrepr...
14:56 2019-05-21

Li Na becomes Asia's first grand slam champion China's Li Na wins the 2011 French Open to become the first Asian player to win a grand slam. Republished as part of CNN World Sport's 25th annivers...
21:28 2019-05-21

Champion Clijsters' shock return a very welcome one "The Belgian will be back on tour in 2020, playing a reduced schedule as she looks for her fifth Grand Slam title - and it\u0027s a very welcome retu...
02:14 2019-09-13

A former 'Jeopardy' champion says he won $20,000 on HQ Trivia, but has yet to be paid HQ Trivia One-time "Jeopardy" champion Alex Jacob claims that he won $20,000 on HQ Trivia in June — but one month later, he says he has yet to...
16:14 2019-07-09

Niki Lauda: Much more than a Formula One champion Niki Lauda was a successful Formula One driver, aviation entrepreneur, television F1 pundit, and more recently the non-executive chairman of the Merc...
14:33 2019-05-21

How a Self-Taught Art Curator Became a Gay Rights Champion ‘I had no vision at all,’ said Charles W. Leslie, who co-founded the Leslie-Lohman Museum of Gay and Lesbian Art 50 years ago. ‘It had to do with som...
19:28 2019-06-21

Despite being champion, Masayuki Ito still a blank canvas Masayuki Ito won a junior lightweight title as a professional despite never having fought as an amateur. But that's no surprise to trainer Rudy Herna...
17:42 2019-05-24

Fury still lineal champion with TKO of Schwarz Tyson Fury needed just two rounds to put away Tom Schwarz, dropping the challenger late in the second round before scoring a TKO to retain his lineal...
07:42 2019-06-16

Three-time F1 champion Lauda dead at 70 Three-time Formula One champion Niki Lauda, who recovered from a near-fatal accident to become one of motor racing's greatest drivers, has died aged ...
17:56 2019-05-21

Vergne becomes Formula E's first double champion French driver Jean-Eric Vergne defended his Formula E title and became the first double champion in the all-electric series after finishing seventh i...
23:42 2019-07-14

The battle at 140: Which champion can unify the division? Ahead of Hooker-Ramirez on July 27, the junior welterweight division is basically a four-man tournament for unification. Which fighter at 140 has the...
17:14 2019-07-24

The Heavyweight Champion With an Imperfect Body Boxer Andy Ruiz Jr. eats candy bars before his fights and was taunted about his weight. He answered with a shocking knockout win over Anthony Joshua....
17:42 2019-06-02

Who's the next undisputed junior featherweight champion? Three champions carry the four world titles in boxing's 122-pound division, but does Emanuel Navarrete, Danny Roman or Rey Vargas have what it takes ...
15:42 2019-08-16

On This Day: Heavyweight champion Ken Norton is born Thomas Georgiou looks back on the life of heavyweight great Ken Norton The post On This Day: Heavyweight champion Ken Norton is born appeared first o...
16:56 2019-08-09

U.S. Wins World Cup and Becomes a Champion for Its Time Few sports teams are asked to carry as much meaning on their shoulders as the women of U.S. soccer. On Sunday, they lived up to the challenge with a ...
07:14 2019-07-08

How Lush became an ethical champion without bragging about it You see it more and more — businesses labeling themselves as “ethical,” “eco-friendly,” “sustainable,” and “transparent,” but with very little to sho...
15:14 2019-09-10

Lowry brushes aside critics: 'I'm a champion' After posting 26 points and 10 assists in the Raptors' title-clinching win, Kyle Lowry basked in his career-defining moment and said, "The critics wi...
10:56 2019-06-14

US Open: Rafael Nadal will play for his fourth US Open title after drilling Matteo Berrettini Rafael Nadal, with 18 Grand Slams, can move within one of Roger Federer with a win in Sunday's championship.      ...
14:00 2019-09-07

Hamilton 'cracked up' at Verstappen's dig at ex-F1 champion Rosberg Lewis Hamilton was "cracking up" when he saw Max Verstappen's comment that Nico Rosberg is "the new Jacques Villeneuve", and believes retired drivers...
17:42 2019-09-08

AEW All Out: 5 things to watch as a world champion gets crowned The Elite bring things full circle with “All Out” before starting the next phase of All Elite Wrestling. Cody Rhodes, Kenny Omega, Hangman Page and T...
20:00 2019-08-29

Rio champion Nurudinov DQ’d from London Olympics for doping LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — A weightlifting gold medalist at the 2016 Rio de Janeiro Olympics has been disqualified from the 2012 London Games for d...
16:00 2019-05-27

This LS-Powered Mini is the Undisputed Champion of Hooning Is there anything cooler than a car built for the singular purpose of shredding tires and looking scary as hell? While this Mini technically can be d...
00:14 2019-07-08

CAS to hear Chinese champion Sun's case in public "A case in which China\u0027s multiple world and Olympic swimming champion Sun Yang is accused of anti-doping violations will be held in public in a ...
22:28 2019-08-20

Here's How To Tackle A Decreasing Radius Turn Like A Champion Decreasing radius turns are nasty buggers, especially if you aren’t expecting them. You’re cruising along happily at a good speed, taking the turn an...
18:56 2019-08-20

Top 3 reasons why the Huawei P30 Pro still remains the flagship champion Back in April, Huawei released the P30 Pro which proved to be their most ambitious handset yet. It built on last year’s P20 Pro to deliver an ...
12:00 2019-09-10

Who is Boris Johnson, Brexit champion and likely British PM? A penchant for gaffes, extramarital affairs and fanning the flames of euroskepticism: Meet the man who is likely to become Britain's next leader. Pao...
12:28 2019-07-23

Algeria wins Africa Cup of Nations champion Algeria was crowned Africa Cup of Nations champion for only the second time in its history, edging past Senegal thanks to Baghdad Bounedjah's early d...
16:00 2019-07-23

Former champion Stephens ousted by Russian qualifier Former champion Sloane Stephens was stunned by Russian qualifier Anna Kalinskaya 6-3 6-4 in the first round of the U.S. Open on Tuesday after an inco...
10:28 2019-08-28

Algeria crowned Africa Cup of Nations champion Algeria was crowned Africa Cup of Nations champion for only the second time in its history, edging past Senegal thanks to Baghdad Bounedjah's early d...
04:42 2019-07-20

Former Olympic swimming champion Meilutyte retires at 22 VILNIUS, Lithuania (AP) — Former Olympic swimming champion Ruta Meilutyte has retired at the age 22 while facing questions for missing three doping t...
12:00 2019-05-22

Former Olympic champion Pearson retires from athletics "World and former Olympic champion high hurdler Sally Pearson, Australia\u0027s most successful track athlete of her generation, gave up on her bid f...
12:14 2019-08-06

Luis Alvarez, Champion of 9/11 Responders, Dies at 53 A former New York City police officer, he developed cancer 16 years after spending three months seeking survivors and victims’ remains in Lower Manha...
16:42 2019-06-29

Carl Frampton: 'I genuinely know I can be a world champion again' As he returns to the ring, Frampton talks about losing to Josh Warrington, nearly retiring, his resonance with Rocky and why he won’t listen to ‘dick...
11:14 2019-08-06

Halep in haste as defending champion swings into last eight Defending champion Simona Halep hurried into the French Open quarter-finals by sweeping aside Polish teenager Iga Swiatek in a 6-1 6-0 victory on Mon...
22:42 2019-06-03

2016 Blancpain GT champion Enzo Ide in coma Enzo Ide, the 2016 Blancpain GT Sprint champion, is in an artificial coma in Bruges following an accident at home, but his condition is reported to b...
17:14 2019-08-28

GOP impeachment champion gets a hero's welcome back home GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. — Rep. Justin Amash is a lonely man in Congress, the sole Republican to back Donald Trump’s removal from office. But back home on...
10:14 2019-05-29

10 Women's World Cup 2019 Heroines To Champion Now England may have crashed out, but there's still plenty to celebrate. From the Brazilian legend for whom lipstick is war paint to the American force t...
14:00 2019-07-03

Former champion Duval chalks up near-record 14 on one hole Former champion David Duval came within one shot of matching the highest single-hole score at a British Open when he ran up 14 strokes at the par-fiv...
00:28 2019-07-19

Bob Wilber, Champion of Jazz’s Legacy, Is Dead at 91 He was a devoted disciple of the pioneering New Orleans soprano saxophonist and clarinetist Sidney Bechet. But he developed his own take on Bechet’s ...
21:42 2019-08-09

Another Chinese Grand Slam champion due in next decade: Li China will likely produce another Grand Slam women's champion in the next decade, predicts Li Na, the only player from her nation to taste victory in...
04:42 2019-07-19

Nicola Adams named WBO flyweight champion Olympic star Nicola Adams has been elevated to world championship status The post Nicola Adams named WBO flyweight champion appeared first on Boxing ...
23:28 2019-07-31

Which team will be the NHL's next first-time champion? Here are the odds Now that the St. Louis Blues have won the Stanley Cup, who’s the next first-time winner? Here’s our odds going into 2019-20.   ...
09:00 2019-06-13

Champion boxer balances training with day job at gas company Andrew Cancio gets up around 4 a.m. every weekday and goes for a pre-dawn run near his home in Oxnard. He drives 30 minutes to Simi Valley, changes i...
13:28 2019-06-21

FE champion Vergne would "strongly" consider top F1 team offer Double ABB FIA Formula E champion Jean-Eric Vergne says he would "strongly" consider a return to Formula 1, but only if he received an offer from a t...
15:28 2019-07-24

Former MMA champion Mamed Khalidov detained in Poland WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Former MMA champion Mamed Khalidov has been detained in Poland on suspicion of altering the origins of luxury cars stolen in th...
16:14 2019-06-11

Giro champion Carapaz confirmed for Vuelta "Richard Carapaz will look to add the Vuelta title to his Giro d’Italia crown after being confirmed in Movistar’s line-up for the final Grand Tour of...
16:42 2019-08-19

Former world champion Whitaker dies after being hit in Virginia Former U.S. world champion Pernell "Sweet Pea" Whitaker has died after being hit by a vehicle in Virginia Beach, Virginia, according to police. He wa...
23:14 2019-07-15

US teenager becomes first Fortnite World Cup champion, winning $3m Sixteen-year-old Kyle ‘Bugha’ Giersdorf beat 99 other players at the Fortnite World Cup tournament in New YorkLast night, a US teenager who goes by t...
21:42 2019-07-31

Jaguar Could Use Some Italian Help Times are not good at Jaguar. Sales are down. China is not the market that the bosses at Tata thought it would be, and the brand’s star designer is o...
18:56 2019-08-31

NYC’s best new Italian restaurants Arrivederci, ramen and bibimbap — it’s celebrazione season for Italian food lovers. A half-dozen marvelous new and new-ish restaurants are re-energiz...
02:42 2019-07-17

U.S. Open winner Andreescu among trio pulling out of Pan Pacific Open U.S. Open champion Bianca Andreescu has withdrawn from next week's Pan Pacific Open in Osaka with a right leg injury, the 19-year-old Canadian said o...
16:56 2019-09-13

Jamieson makes 7 birdies to open 2-stroke lead at KLM Open Scott Jamieson of Scotland shot a 7-under 65 in the second round, including seven birdies, to lead the KLM Open by two strokes at the halfway stage ...
02:00 2019-09-14

French Open finalist Marketa Vondrousova out of US Open with bad wrist French Open finalist Marketa Vondrousova, who was ranked No. 17 in the U.S. Open, pulls out because of an injured left wrist     ...
06:14 2019-08-24

Out of shadows of Irish golf, Lowry a major champion No longer in the shadows of Irish golf, Shane Lowry now has his name etched on the base of the silver claret jug       ...
10:14 2019-07-22

Meet England’s heavyweight champion Natty Ngwenya Natty Ngwenya tells John Dennen why fourth time's the charm The post Meet England’s heavyweight champion Natty Ngwenya appeared first on Boxing...
20:42 2019-06-20

McLaughlin upstages Olympic champion Muhammad in Oslo World junior record holder Sydney McLaughlin upstaged Olympic champion Dalilah Muhammad to win the women's 400 meters hurdles race at the Bislett Gam...
23:14 2019-06-13

Controversial Chinese Swimming Champion Sun Yang Keeps Getting Protested Highly decorated Chinese swimmer Sun Yang has continued his dominant run at the 2019 World Championships in South Korea, and he has also continued hi...
20:42 2019-07-24

Aishwarya Pissay Becomes India's First-Ever FIM Bajas World Champion Aishwarya Pissay finished fourth in the fourth and final round of the 2019 FIM Bajas World Cup to lead the championship with four points and claim th...
14:28 2019-08-12

Supercars champion McLaughlin denies claims he's become "boring" Scott McLaughlin has hit back at comments from Supercars rival David Reynolds that he has become "boring", claiming that he's simply "grown up" since...
18:42 2019-08-23

Yuta “Yuttoto” Sudo is Evo 2019’s Soulcalibur VI champion. Yuta “Yuttoto” Sudo is Evo 2019’s Soulcalibur VI champion. He fended off a fierce challenge from runner-up Zain “Bluegod” Tibeishat to become the gam...
14:56 2019-08-03

Former Australian tennis champion Peter McNamara dead at 64 His death at his home in Germany from prostate cancer was confirmed by David Law, a family friend and tennis commentator, on behalf of McNamara’s wif...
06:14 2019-07-22

Billy Joe Saunders weighs in for his bid to become two-weight world champion Billy Joe Saunders looks in good condition as he makes weight for his first super-middleweight world title fight The post Billy Joe Saunders weighs i...
20:00 2019-05-21

The first 'Fortnite' Champion Series begins August 17th Now that Fortnite's tenth season is underway and the World Cup is fading out of view, Epic is ready to outline what comes next for competitive p...
03:28 2019-08-05

Two-times welterweight world champion Napoles dead at 79 Two-times welterweight world champion Jose "Mantequilla" Napoles died on Friday in Mexico City aged 79, the World Boxing Council announced on its web...
08:28 2019-08-17

Who is Boris Johnson, Brexit champion and wannabe British PM? A penchant for gaffes, extramarital affairs and fanning the flames of euroskepticism: Meet the man plotting to become Britain's next leader. Paola To...
18:14 2019-05-24

Athletics: World champion Gatlin OK after hamstring scare Reigning world 100 meters champion Justin Gatlin should be back training within the week after tests were negative for a possible hamstring injury, h...
16:42 2019-09-04

Former Wimbledon champion McNamara dies at 64 after cancer battle "Australia\u0027s Peter McNamara, who won three doubles Grand Slam titles and became a prominent coach after hanging up his racquet, has died at the ...
14:00 2019-07-22

| World champion Gatlin limps out of Zagreb race Justin Gatlin ended a 100m race limping and holding his left thigh just three weeks ahead of the defence of his title at the Doha world championships...
08:42 2019-09-04

Former swimming world champion James Magnussen retires SYDNEY (AP) — Two-time swimming world champion James Magnussen said Wednesday he is retiring after winning 15 medals for Australia at major internati...
03:14 2019-06-05

Basso holds Rome lead over ERC champion Lukyanuk "Giandomenico Basso has maintained his lead on Rally di Roma Capitale over last year’s FIA European Rally Championship winner Alexey Lukyanuk during ...
14:42 2019-07-21

Former canoe world champion from Russia banned for 4 years LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — The International Canoe Federation says former world champion Oleg Zhestkov of Russia has been banned for four years for...
12:42 2019-06-10

Warriors congratulate NBA champion Raptors in Toronto newspaper ad The Golden State Warriors took out a full-page advert in the Toronto Star on Monday to congratulate a Toronto Raptors team that stopped them claiming...
01:42 2019-06-18

Deep field takes aim at dethroning defending champion U.S. The Women's World Cup will be the biggest yet, and the hardest to win. Nearly half of the 24 entrants have a shot to replace the United States as cha...
20:00 2019-06-04

| World 800m champion Arzamasova given provisional drugs ban The 2015 women's 800m world champion Maryna Arzamasova has provisionally suspended after failing a drugs test, the Athletics Integrity Unit announced...
00:42 2019-08-28

Out of the shadows of Irish golf, Lowry a major champion No longer in the shadows of Irish golf, Shane Lowry now has his name etched on the base of the silver claret jug       ...
21:01 2019-07-22

NBA-champion Raptors take Miami C Hernandez with 59th pick TORONTO (AP) — The Toronto Raptors selected center Dewan Hernandez from the University of Miami with the 59th pick in Thursday’s NBA draft. The...
08:42 2019-06-21

N.C.A.A. Women’s Final: Baylor Is Champion With Win Over Notre Dame The Lady Bears, despite losing a top player and then having the Irish’s best player at the line in the final seconds, beat Notre Dame with the title ...
14:39 2019-05-21

Cori 'Coco' Gauff can be grand slam champion Chinese superstar Li Na is excited by the state of the women's game at present after yet another dramatic fortnight at Wimbledon and is looking forwa...
19:00 2019-07-31

Boxing News at Five: Kovalev predicts Yarde will become a champion Terry Dooley rounds up today's boxing news The post Boxing News at Five: Kovalev predicts Yarde will become a champion appeared first on Boxing News....
03:00 2019-08-27

Rio champion Nurudinov DQ'd from London Olympics for doping A weightlifting gold medalist at the 2016 Rio de Janeiro Olympics has been disqualified from the 2012 London Games for doping with an anabolic steroi...
17:14 2019-05-27

Turkey stuns World Cup champion France with 2-0 home win KONYA, Turkey (AP) — Turkey moved atop its European Championship qualifying group by dominating World Cup winner France in a 2-0 home victory on Satu...
23:56 2019-06-08

eSport: MoAuba becomes first German FIFA world champion 'MoAuba' upset the odds in the FIFA eWorld Cup Grand Final to beat reigning titleholder 'Rogue Msdossary' in London. The Werder Bremen gamer is the f...
22:14 2019-08-04

Tour de France champion gets homecoming fiesta in Colombia Thousands of screaming fans are holding a victory party for Tour de France Champion Egan Bernal in his Colombian hometown     &#...
21:42 2019-08-07

Ruiz stuns Joshua to become world heavyweight champion "Andy Ruiz Jr. dethroned British title-holder Anthony Joshua with a stunning seventh-round stoppage at New York\u0027s Madison Square Garden on Satur...
10:42 2019-06-02

Defending champion US faces Netherlands in World Cup final The United States will be vying for its fourth Women's World Cup title when it meets European champion the Netherlands on Sunday   &#...
16:56 2019-07-07

Injury forces former Olympic champion Pearson to retire World and former Olympic champion high hurdler Sally Pearson, the most successful Australian track athlete of her generation, gave up on her dream of...
14:28 2019-08-06

ERC champion Lukyanuk gets 10 days of community service for speeding Defending European Rally champion Alexey Lukyanuk has been handed 10 days of community service as punishment for two speeding offences on last weeken...
17:00 2019-05-27

Wimbledon champion Halep enjoys Romania's adulation Romania's presidency and the Orthodox Church awarded Wimbledon tennis champion Simona Halep their highest distinctions on Monday while hundreds of fa...
23:14 2019-07-15

Canadian 11-time world champion says she is no drug cheat Canada's 11-times canoe world champion Laurence Vincent Lapointe maintained she is not a drug cheat on Tuesday but conceded there will be people who ...
03:56 2019-08-21

Pernell Whitaker, Champion in Four Boxing Classes, Dies at 55 A defensive master, Whitaker “could stand in front of you and you couldn’t find him,” one boxing announcer said. He died after being struck by a car ...
07:14 2019-07-16

Former champion Stephens ousted by Russian qualifier Kalinskaya "Former champion Sloane Stephens was stunned by Russian qualifier Anna Kalinskaya 6-3 6-4 in the first round of the U.S. Open on Tuesday after an inc...
10:28 2019-08-28

American Ron Messel named air guitar world champion The victor strummed his way to success after becoming US national champion earlier this year. The annual event sees contestants adopt rock'n'roll alt...
08:42 2019-08-24

Charlie Edwards: ‘I’m maturing into an elite world champion’ Charlie Edwards knows just how tough his August 31 world title defence will be. He speaks in depth with Matt Bevan The post Charlie Edwards: ‘I...
13:42 2019-08-20

John Cohen, Champion of Old-Time Music, Is Dead at 87 As a founder of the New Lost City Ramblers and as a photographer, filmmaker and musicologist, he devoted his life to the traditional music of the rur...
22:56 2019-09-17

Former Stanley Cup champion homeless again in Canada, refuses help: report Joe Murphy, who was the No. 1 pick of the Detroit Red Wings in the 1986 NHL Entry Draft and a Stanley Cup champion with the Edmonton Oilers in 1990, ...
17:42 2019-08-09

Defending champion Thomas crashes again in Tour de France "Defending Tour de France champion Geraint Thomas suffered his third crash in this year\u0027s race when he hit the ground during the 16th stage on T...
16:56 2019-07-23

These Italian towns will pay you $27,000 to move in When Italian villages began selling houses for $1, it seemed too good to be true. But the latest offer from Italy is enough to make even that deal lo...
17:28 2019-09-12

Pebble Beach doors open again to duffers after U.S. Open For a week Pebble Beach Golf Links belonged to the world's best but on Monday the famous seaside layout on every golfer's bucket list was returned to...
21:56 2019-06-17

Osaka, Nadal, Coco open campaigns on day two of U.S. Open World number one Naomi Osaka begins her U.S. Open title defense on day two of the championships on Tuesday but there is likely to be as much interest...
10:42 2019-08-27

Partner of US figure skating champion says he sexually abused her for two years John Coughlin, 33, killed himself in JanuaryLawyer says senior figures in skating knew of allegationsOne of the former skating partners of two-time U...
21:14 2019-05-21

Chick-fil-A vs. Popeyes: Vote for our Chicken Sandwich Bracket champion Chick-fil-A and Popeyes face off in our final matchup of the Chicken Sandwich Bracket. Who has the best offering? Cast your vote on Twitter.  &...
20:28 2019-08-25

Former champion Justin Thomas withdraws from PGA Championship with wrist injury Thomas won the 2017 PGA Championship, his first career major, by two strokes ahead of Francesco Molinari, Louis Oosthuizen and Patrick Reed.  &...
20:28 2019-05-21

Four-time champion Vettel thinks F1 will regret losing German GP Sebastian Vettel says Formula 1 cannot afford to lose traditional races like the German Grand Prix, and thinks the championship will eventually reali...
17:14 2019-09-15

WTCR champion Gabriele Tarquini tries Hyundai World Rally Car Defending World Touring Car Cup champion Gabriele Tarquini tested a Hyundai i20 Coupe World Rally Car on gravel for the first time in Sardinia on Mon...
20:00 2019-06-17

Maurice Hope – The world champion in a Hackney beer garden In 1981 Maurice Hope lost his world title to Wilfred Benitez after a brutal knockout. The next time they met the circumstances were wildly different ...
15:28 2019-05-24

Defending champion Kerber outclasses tricky compatriot at Wimbledon Defending champion Angelique Kerber needed to call upon all her cunning and experience to navigate her way 6-4 6-3 through an awkward first-round enc...
20:00 2019-07-02

Canadian Olympic bobsled champion Kaillie Humphries wants to compete for U.S. A spokesperson from High-Performance Public Relations, which represents Bobsleigh Canada Skeleton, confirmed that Humphries has asked to be released ...
20:56 2019-09-13

Masters champion Reed relying on Green Jacket for lift "Defending Masters champion Patrick Reed has used his Green Jacket as a motivational tool since he triumphed at Augusta last year and he does not wan...
18:56 2019-05-21

As the Amazon Burns, Europe Seizes Title of Climate Champion With the Trump administration nearly silent, European leaders have energetically stepped in to take up the mantle of leadership. A trade deal could b...
20:56 2019-08-24

Pope celebrates Madagascar's 'living saint', champion of the poor Pope Francis on Sunday celebrated a former student of his who is now sometimes called Madagascar's "living saint" for having changed the lives of tho...
19:14 2019-09-08

Dominant ‘Jeopardy!’ champion James Holzhauer returns Monday James Holzhauer is back at the buzzer. Regular “Jeopardy!” broadcasts resume Monday following a more than two-week hiatus during which th...
16:00 2019-05-21

Three-time F1 champion Niki Lauda dies: Tributes from the paddock Ferrari, McLaren, Mercedes and several Formula 1 and motorsport personalities are among those to have paid tribute to three-time world champion Niki ...
14:56 2019-05-21

F1 World Champion Kimi Raikkonen On Sports: 'Drinking Is Probably Safer' Alfa Romeo Formula One driver Kimi Räikkönen has a pulled muscle, meaning reserve driver Marcus Ericsson will have to miss the IndyCar round in Portl...
22:56 2019-08-29

| Defending champion Halep reaches quarters with 45-minute thrashing Defending champion Simona Halep has reached her fourth French Open quarter-final on Monday with a 45-minute thrashing of Polish teenager Iga Swiatek....
19:28 2019-06-03

'Congratulations Liverpool you are the champion' - Pep's ironic response to title question "Pep Guardiola was in no mood to consider questions about Manchester City, Liverpool and the title race following a shock 3-2 defeat to Norwich City....
01:14 2019-09-15

She Was Filipino Food’s Greatest Champion. Now Her Work Is Finding New Fans. Years after her death, the writer Doreen Gamboa Fernandez is gaining a following among Filipino-American chefs for the way she explored the cuisine f...
18:14 2019-07-31

Tour champion Bernal confirmed for World Championships in Yorkshire "Tour de France champion Egan Bernal will compete in the UCI Road World Championships in Yorkshire, the Colombian Cycling Federation announced on Wed...
20:00 2019-09-04

Six-time WRC champion Ogier to test Extreme E car in advisory role The Extreme E electric off-road series will call on Citroen driver and six-time World Rally champion Sebastien Ogier to help advise the new champions...
10:28 2019-07-19

'They're icons': US women's champion team honored with New York parade Women’s World Cup winners to go down ‘Canyon of Heroes’USA beat Netherlands 2-0 to capture second straight titleThe US women’s soccer team, fresh fro...
16:14 2019-07-10

Fortnite champion 'swatted' as armed police descend on his home The newly-crowned winner of the Fortnite World Cup has become the latest victim of an online craze that sees pranksters call armed police to interrup...
12:56 2019-08-13

Olympic champion Barker breaks collarbone in London crash Olympic champion Elinor Barker has confirmed she suffered a broken collarbone in a high-speed pile-up at the end of the women's Ride London Classique...
22:42 2019-08-04

Tottenham Spurs fans are pumped for elusive Champion’s League win Showcased behind the bar at Flannery’s is a gold-hued soccer boot. But it’s not just any shoe — it’s the game boot worn and signed by Tottenham Hotsp...
23:56 2019-05-31

Formula One champion and aviation entrepreneur Niki Lauda dies at 70 Niki Lauda won two of his F1 titles after a crash left him with serious burns and went on to become a prominent figure in the aviation industry. &#...
14:39 2019-05-21

Three Time F1 World Champion Niki Lauda Dies Aged 70 It's a sad day for the world of motorsport that has lost one of its most iconic figures. Former Formula 1 driver Niki Lauda has died at the age of 70...
15:42 2019-05-21

3-time Super Bowl champion Andruzzi gets his college degree Three-time Super Bowl champion and cancer survivor Joe Andruzzi can now add college graduate to his list of accomplishments     ...
17:42 2019-07-23

Loheac World RX: European Super1600 champion Baciuska leads on day one Reigning European Rallycross Super1600 champion Rokas Baciuska claimed a career-first fastest World Rallycross time at Loheac to lead the order on da...
22:00 2019-08-31

Niki Lauda: Calculative, Resilient, Three-Time World Champion The week started on a sombre note with the death of three-time Formula 1 world champion Niki Lauda. The legendary F1 driver left for the heavenly abo...
04:28 2019-05-23

Pharrell, Adidas Champion Female Empowerment With 'Now Is Her Time' Collection Ageless wonder Pharrell Williams and Adidas are joining forces to spread the gospel of female empowerment with “Now Is Her Time,” a new campaign cele...
03:14 2019-08-31

Champion skier Lindsey Vonn, NHL star P.K. Subban are engaged New Jersey Devils defenseman P.K. Subban proposed to retired Olympic champion skier Lindsey Vonn last month at their LA home. The couple met in 2017....
19:28 2019-08-23

Stanley Cup champion Blues will be honored Saturday with parade and rally A parade 52 years in the making will finally happen Saturday in St. Louis, when the city celebrates the Blues' first-ever Stanley Cup championsh...
02:28 2019-06-14

Berger would "love" double F1 champion Alonso to be guest DTM driver DTM boss Gerhard Berger says he would "love" to have Fernando Alonso as a guest driver, after admitting to early talks in the past with the double Fo...
15:00 2019-06-20

Jack Dempsey: Champion with a heart of gold, 1895-1983 The Boxing News Jack Dempsey obituary written by Frank Butler, the then News of the World Sports Editor The post Jack Dempsey: Champion with a heart ...
16:28 2019-05-31

‘Champion for multilateralism’ readies to hand over UN General Assembly gavel Through consultation, collaboration and consensus, the UN chief on Monday described outgoing President of the General Assembly, María Fernanda Espino...
01:42 2019-09-17

'American Ninja Warrior': A champion will be crowned for the first time in four years In a nail-biter of a finale, an "American Ninja Warrior" champion will win the $1M grand prize for the first time since 2015.    ...
03:42 2019-09-17

Olympic champion cyclist Barker undergoes successful surgery "Britain\u0027s Olympic champion Elinor Barker has successfully undergone surgery after breaking her collarbone in Saturday\u0027s RideLondon Classiq...
18:56 2019-08-09

'They came in with guns': Fortnite world champion Bugha 'swatted' during livestream 16-year-old Kyle ‘Bugha’ Giersdorf won $3m in JulyPolice surrounded home on Saturday after hoax callBarely two weeks after winning $3m at the Fortnit...
03:42 2019-08-13

European champion Dudova recovering at home after attempt to take own life "Three-time European wrestling champion Bilyana Dudova is recovering at home after attempting to take her own life two days ago, the Bulgarian Wrestl...
16:00 2019-05-23

2018 champion Yates out of Mitchelton-SCOTT squad for Vuelta "Reigning Vuelta a Espana rider Simon Yates will not defend his Tour crown after he was left out of Mitchelton-SCOTT\u0027s eight-man team for the co...
18:56 2019-08-16

Boxing News at Five: What is a ‘franchise champion’ and why has the WBC made Canelo Alvarez one? In a baffling move the WBC make Jermall Charlo champion and Canelo Alvarez 'franchise' titlist. Terry Dooley tries to fathom it in today's Boxing New...
19:42 2019-06-27

UFC women’s strawweight champion Jessica Andrade carjacked in Brazil UFC women’s strawweight champion Jessica Andrade was carjacked at gunpoint in Brazil, according ESPN. Andrade, who was driving with her wife, Fernand...
05:42 2019-05-31

Serena Williams’ jacket turns heads: ‘goddess,’ ‘champion’ PARIS — “Champion,” ”queen,” ”goddess” and “mother.” Those were the words, in French, printed on a bl...
23:14 2019-05-27

Must Speak Out, Says Swimming Champion Who Filmed Sexual Abuse By Coach A video of a swimming coach from Bengal sexually abusing a teenaged swimmer, also from the state, in a room in Goa and the swimmer's testament has se...
23:28 2019-09-05

Defending Tour champion Thomas opens up gaps on rivals Just two days into the Tour de France Geraint Thomas is already putting daylight between himself and some of the riders dreaming of dethroning the re...
21:00 2019-07-07

Newly crowned motorsport champion punished for unsportsmanlike behavior Formula E world champion Jean-Eric Vergne has been ordered to complete a day of community service for unsportsmanlike behavior in the penultimate rac...
18:42 2019-07-15

Jean-Eric Vergne Becomes FIA Formula E's First-Ever Two-Time World Champion It was fitting finale to the 2018-19 FIA Formula E series with DS Cheetah driver Jean-Eric Vergne defend his world championship title. In doing so, h...
07:42 2019-07-15

FE champion Vergne handed community service for radio message Jean-Eric Vergne has been handed one day of community service for unsportsmanlike behaviour in the first Formula E race in New York due to comments m...
03:42 2019-07-15

Wimbledon Champion Angelique Kerber On Finding Her Fighting Spirit Tennis champion Angelique Kerber knows the courage and determination that it takes to succeed in the sport. Here, she recalls how she hit her stride ...
11:42 2019-05-31

Defending champion Tony Romo leads celebrity event Defending champion Tony Romo birdied six of his final 11 holes to take the first-round lead in the American Century Championship at Edgewood Tahoe Go...
03:28 2019-07-13

Tennis champion Barty backs Matildas for French success Ash Barty was not the only Australian sportswoman competing in elite competition in France this weekend and the newly-crowned Grand Slam tennis champ...
13:14 2019-06-09

Cycling: Former Vuelta champion Cobo banned for doping violation Spain's Juan Jose Cobo has been found guilty of an anti-doping rule violation based on "abnormalities" in his biological passport between 2009 and 20...
19:00 2019-06-13

Minor hiccup as defending champion Halep advances in Paris Simona Halep dealt with the emotions and pressure of being the defending champion as she overcame a second-set blip to kick off her French Open campa...
21:28 2019-05-28

Street Fighter Champion Gives Up Thousands In Protest Of Japanese Bureaucracy This past weekend, a legendary Street Fighter player placed first in what was perhaps the most stacked Street Fighter V tournament ever, but he will ...
21:42 2019-09-16

IAAF claims Olympic champion Semenya is 'biologically male' The governing body of track argued in court that Olympic champion Caster Semenya is "biologically male" and that is the reason she should reduce her ...
16:56 2019-06-19

Nick Nurse: the NBA champion coach who learned his trade in ... Britain? Before he coached the Raptors to an improbable NBA title, Nurse honed his craft in the British Basketball LeagueAs Nick Nurse went through some final...
14:28 2019-06-16

Stephen Colbert challenges champion weeper Elisabeth Moss to a cry-off Trading her all-concealing crimson-and-white “work clothes” for a sunny canary dress, The Handmaid’s Tale star Elisabeth Moss nonetheless came to Fri...
17:28 2019-06-08

Andy Murray ends GB's 77-year wait for men's Wimbledon champion Andy Murray wins Wimbledon in 2013 to become the first British male winner since Fred Perry in 1936. Republished as part of CNN World Sport's 25th an...
21:28 2019-05-21

Olympic Champion David Rudisha Survives Car Crash In Kenya Kenyan middle-distance runner, Olympic champion, and 800m world record holder David Rudisha is reportedly okay after sustaining minor injuries from a...
21:42 2019-08-26

New Zealand honor for 5-time IndyCar champion Scott Dixon WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — Five-time IndyCar champion Scott Dixon has been made a Companion of the New Zealand Order of Merit in the country̵...
00:28 2019-06-03

Why former champion Randall Bailey is getting involved in bare knuckle boxing 'Bored' 44-year-old Randall Bailey tells James Slater that he wanted 'a little fun' and got into bare knuckle boxing The post Why former champion Ran...
22:14 2019-06-19

Christian Pulisic: ‘There’s a champion mentality at Chelsea’ | Dominic Fifield The young American may well be the only new recruit at Stamford Bridge next season and he is planning to make an impactEarly afternoon at Stamford Br...
01:14 2019-05-22

11-time world champion Vincent Lapointe says she is no drug cheat "Canada\u0027s 11-times canoe world champion Laurence Vincent Lapointe maintained she is not a drug cheat on Tuesday but conceded there will be peopl...
22:28 2019-08-20

NCAA champion Paul Jubb gets wild card for Wimbledon WIMBLEDON, England (AP) — NCAA tennis champion Paul Jubb has received a wild card to play at Wimbledon. The 19-year-old northern Englishman recently ...
14:14 2019-06-19

Italian railways plans to bid for $20 bln U.S. contract Italian railway group Ferrovie dello Stato (FS) plans to bid for a contract in the United States with an overall value of $20 billion, Chief Executiv...
05:56 2019-09-08

Italian PM responds to call for new elections Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte has called on the leader of the far-right League Party Matteo Salvini to explain to the Italian people why he i...
14:00 2019-08-09

Italian Prime Minister says he must resign Italy's Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte told the Italian Senate that he will resign as he launched a scathing attack on the right-wing Interior Ministe...
09:56 2019-08-21

Italian GP set to continue at Monza to 2024 The Italian Grand Prix is set to continue at the famed Monza circuit after race organizers reached an agreement in principle with Formula One owner L...
15:42 2019-05-21

F1: Italian Grand Prix – live! Updates from Monza, race starts at 2.10pm BSTCharles Leclerc on pole for Ferrari after Mercedes errorJackie Stewart’s glorious 1969: ‘I had fantastic...
16:00 2019-09-08

Italian populists approve new government The Five Star Movement has let a small group of party members vote online whether they back a proposed coalition deal with the center-left Democratic...
20:28 2019-09-03

EU should charter migrant flights, says Italian FM Italy's foreign minister has called for recent problems posed by mass migration to be solved within a European framework. Italy has borne the brunt o...
19:00 2019-07-14

You can get paid $27,000 to live in the Italian countryside Author Frances Mayes reportedly purchased Bramasole, the villa that inspired the book “Under the Tuscan Sun,” for $140,000 — not to menti...
03:28 2019-09-12

Italian motorcyclists die, run over by truck in Florida OCALA, Fla. (AP) — Authorities say two men from Italy crashed their motorcycles on a Florida highway and were fatally run over by a semitrailer. A Fl...
12:56 2019-06-14

SoFi Loses Three Top Executives Three top executives of Social Finance Inc. are leaving the financial-tech startup in the coming weeks, adding to the challenges the company faces as...
23:56 2019-06-04

AOC loses top staffers following controversies Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s two top staffers are leaving her Congressional office following a firestorm of controversy. Her Chief of Staff Saikat...
02:56 2019-08-03

Even If The Warriors Win, Oakland Loses This is the real NBA Finals, the one that transcends Larry O’Brien, Kevin Durant, Kawhi Leonard, Doris Burke, Woj, Adam Silver, dynasties, the next W...
21:56 2019-05-29

Big guns could be spiked at wide-open U.S. Open A premium iron player will likely win this week's U.S. Open at Pebble Beach, where Zach Johnson has almost as good a chance of prevailing as Dustin J...
20:42 2019-06-10

McIlroy targets US Open after Canadian Open win "Rory McIlroy threatened to shoot 59 but fell just short as he made his Canadian Open debut a great one by clinching a seven-stroke victory in Ontari...
09:56 2019-06-10

Defending champion City handed kind start in Premier League Defending champion Manchester City will begin its Premier League campaign at West Ham and only play one of the so-called "Big 6" teams in its first 1...
16:00 2019-06-13

Shahan Ali Mohsin Crowned 2019 JK Tyre National Karting Champion Agra boy Shahan Ali Mohsin has been crowned the 2019 JK Tyre National Karting Champion in the final round of the season. The fifth and final round he...
17:00 2019-08-25

Tungesvik crowned Xtri world champion after thrilling sprint finish With just two hundred meters to go in a 220 kilometers extreme triathlon, Hans Christian Tungesvik burst past favorite Allan Hovda to snatch victory ...
21:28 2019-08-05

Trump Presents 'President's Cup' To Sumo Champion In Japan Trip Highlight Finally, after a full day of matches, perhaps the biggest star of all - weighing in at 243 pounds, according to his most recent physical - climbed in...
06:56 2019-05-27

eROC champion Baldwin: Veloce 'underdog' in LMES Super Final eRace of Champions winner James Baldwin believes his Veloce Esports team is heading into the Super Final of the Le Mans Esports Series as the underdo...
14:56 2019-06-12

Britain's Olympic champion Mears retires to follow music career Britain's first Olympic diving champion Chris Mears, who won gold with his 3m springboard synchronized partner Jack Laugher, has retired from competi...
15:42 2019-08-07

Seven-time champion Jimmie Johnson favours NASCAR stay beyond 2020 Seven-time NASCAR Cup Series champion Jimmie Johnson says he is "favouring more years" in the series if he is "forced to make a decision" by Hendrick...
19:14 2019-09-13

Anthony Joshua suggests that Deontay Wilder is on borrowed time as champion ‘It’s coming close to a time when Deontay Wilder’s belt should change hands,’ says Anthony Joshua The post Anthony Joshua suggests that Deontay Wilde...
05:28 2019-05-31

Russia's world high jump champion calls out suspended federation Russian high jumper Maria Lasitskene has taken the rare step of publicly criticizing her country's suspended athletics federation for what she says i...
13:28 2019-08-22

Venus defeats defending Cincinnati champion Bertens as Kerber falls "Venus Williams claimed her second top-five win in the season by defeating defending champion Kiki Bertens in three sets in the second round at Cinci...
01:42 2019-08-14

#TheBreakaway - A great day for Geraint Thomas as defending champion flies under the radar "In #TheBreakaway after Stage 6 of the 2019 Tour de France, Orla Chennaoui, Brian Smith and Adam Blythe discuss La Planche des Belles Filles, Giulio ...
23:56 2019-07-11

Former judo world champion scared to return home after defying Iran An Iranian former judo world champion says he is afraid to return home after defying his government's orders to withdraw from the world championships...
04:42 2019-09-03

| Tanzanian press champion hopes prize 'lifts veil' on abuses A Tanzanian journalist awarded a prestigious prize for press freedom said he hoped the recognition will "lift the corner of the veil" on the plight o...
19:28 2019-07-17

Alfa Romeo adds eROC champion and F1 Esports runner-up to team Alfa Romeo has signed 2018 F1 Esports runner-up Daniel Bereznay to its line-up for season three, as well as adding eROC champion James Baldwin to its...
00:42 2019-07-12

Speaker Bercow, champion of Britain's parliament in clash with Johnson, bows out House of Commons Speaker John Bercow, champion of Britain's parliament in its move to rein in Prime Minister Boris Johnson over Brexit, said on Monda...
20:42 2019-09-09

'A show, not a sport': Russian face-slapping champion becomes YouTube star Siberian farmer Vasily Kamotsky fells opponents with a single blow – attracting hilarity and outrage Vasily Kamotsky does not so much slap his oppone...
21:01 2019-05-26

On This Day: World heavyweight champion Sonny Liston obliterates Floyd Patterson again Sonny Liston repeats his first round win over sorry Patterson on July 22 1963, writes Matt Christie The post On This Day: World heavyweight champion ...
18:42 2019-07-22

Nadal Teaches Kyrgios Lesson At Wimbledon, Champion Kerber Knocked Out Rafael Nadal's pleasure was evident when he sealed the match against a man he had accused of lacking respect for the sport as he fist-pumped and jump...
07:00 2019-07-05

Three-time NBA champion Shaun Livingston announces retirement after 15-year career Shaun Livingston, who played 15 years in the NBA and won three championships with the Golden State Warriors, announced his retirement Friday.  ...
14:28 2019-09-14

Former NASCAR champion driver Mike Stefanik dies in plane crash at 61 Mike Stefanik, a nine-time champion between NASCAR's Whelen Modified and K&N Pro Series East series, has died in a plane crash. He was 61. ...
11:42 2019-09-16

Valentina Vezzali: Six-time Olympic champion… but this bronze was her greatest moment "We revisit Valentina Vezzali’s bronze medal match from London 2012 – a bout that proved you should never give up. Head to the Olympic Channel to wat...
18:14 2019-06-19

Niki Lauda, three-time Formula One world champion, dies aged 70 • Austrian won three F1 world titles between 1975 and 1984• Driver suffered horrific injuries at German GP in 1976• The former world champion’s life ...
15:42 2019-05-21

Pikes Peak Hill Climb Champion Carlin Dunne Passes Away Motorsport can be fatal. As much we try to forget the reality of it, there are days when it comes staring at back at you. In a tragic turn of events,...
16:14 2019-07-01

| Mugabe: Ramaphosa expresses condolences after death of anti-colonialism 'champion' President Cyril Ramaphosa has expressed his condolences to Zimbabweans on behalf of South Africa, following the news of the death of former Zimbabwea...
03:42 2019-09-07

Defending champion Red Sox fire Dave Dombrowski as president of baseball operations Less than a year after the club won the World Series, David Dombrowski has been fired as president of baseball operations for the Boston Red Sox. &#...
19:00 2019-09-09

Hot dog champion Joey Chestnut blasts sportswriter for criticizing competitive eating Joey Chestnut defended competitive eating after sportswriter Peter King labeled the events as "disgusting."       ...
07:56 2019-07-05

Japan, a Champion of Free Trade, Takes a Page From Trump's Playbook Japan’s decision to use its technology exports as a weapon in diplomatic combat signals a strategy upheaval for a resource-poor country long aware of...
18:42 2019-07-02

Andy Ruiz stuns Anthony Joshua to become world heavyweight champion Andy Ruiz produces one of the biggest upsets of all time to dethrone Anthony Joshua in New York The post Andy Ruiz stuns Anthony Joshua to become wor...
14:42 2019-06-02

Emotional Serena Williams retires from Rogers Cup final, and the champion comforts her Serena Williams retired early in the first set of her Rogers Cup final match against Biana Andreescu in Toronto on Sunday.     &...
00:00 2019-08-12

Katie Taylor becomes undisputed champion in epic scrap with Delfine Persoon Taylor (14-0, 6 KOs) unifies title belts with majority-decision win2012 Olympic gold medalist says she will give Persoon a rematchJoshua v Ruiz Jr: w...
09:00 2019-06-02

Niki Lauda, Formula One Legend and Three-Time World Champion, Dead at 70 Andreas Nikolaus “Niki” Lauda, a legendary figure of perseverance in the face of adversity and three-time Formula One world champion who remained a f...
14:39 2019-05-21

Olympian and DWTS Champion Meryl Davis Marries Fedor Andreev Meryl Davis is married! The Olympic ice dancing champion and former winner of Dancing With the Stars wed Russian-Canadian figure skater Fedor Andree...
00:56 2019-06-23

Wrestling: European champion Dudova recovering at home after attempt to take own life Three-time European wrestling champion Bilyana Dudova is recovering at home after attempting to take her own life two days ago, the Bulgarian Wrestli...
10:14 2019-05-23

Italian PD leader calls for tax cuts, new investments Italy's next government must cut income taxes to boost consumption, relaunch investment and focus on health and education, the leader of the Democrat...
15:00 2019-08-30

Poland's PiS ready to talk with Italian, Spanish far-right: PM Poland's ruling nationalists Law and Justice (PiS) are ready for talks on a European parliamentary alliance with Italy's far-right League party and S...
11:42 2019-05-24

Italian politicians launch bid to keep new elections, Salvini at bay Worried about the possibility of far-right leader Matteo Salvini taking power, Italy's main opposition party opened the door on talks to form a new g...
19:56 2019-08-21

Italian author Andrea Camilleri dies The Sicilian writer penned the Inspector Montalbano best-sellers. The novels were later translated to the small screen, where they became a global po...
14:42 2019-07-17

Leclerc takes pole position for Italian GP Charles Leclerc secured a second straight pole position at the end of a chaotic qualifying session for the Italian Grand Prix to give Ferrari encoura...
10:42 2019-09-08

The Giro visits the scene of the Italian Job cliffhanger "The GC contenders must tackle the ominous Colle del Nivolet – scene of the climactic escape in the original Italian Job. Here, GCN preview the climb...
16:00 2019-05-23

TIM to extend 5G services to six more Italian cities by year-end Italy's biggest phone company, Telecom Italia (TIM), plans to extend 5G services to six more Italian cities as well as dozens of tourist spots and bu...
19:14 2019-07-05

Creating a Japanese-Italian megasupplier was just Step 1 CEO Beda Bolzenius' immediate task is stitching together 2 complex supplier giants: Nissan-controlled Calsonic Kansei and FCA-controlled Magneti Mare...
06:42 2019-07-01

Vettel fastest in final Italian GP practice "Sebastian Vettel completed a Ferrari sweep of Italian Grand Prix practice on Saturday, boosting hopes of a first home victory since 2010 for Formula...
14:42 2019-09-07

| Marquez snatches pole for Italian MotoGP Marc Marquez snatched pole for Sunday's Italian MotoGP with Yamaha's Fabio Quartararo and Ducati's Petrucci joining the Honda rider on the front row ...
18:28 2019-06-01

New Italian coalition sworn in, seen bolstering EU ties A new Italian government was sworn into office on Thursday, with the pro-European Democratic Party (PD) flanking the anti-establishment 5-Star Moveme...
12:42 2019-09-05

Why Fiat's classic Italian cars are struggling in the US The small but sleek Fiat 500 has been called an 'unpretentious masterpiece,' and Fiat has a cult following around the world. But it's ...
15:00 2019-07-08

Italian PM summoned to face possible no-confidence vote Senate calls on Giuseppe Conte to respond to crisis after coalition member pulls outThe Italian senate has opted to summon the prime minister, Giusep...
22:00 2019-08-13

From the Land of Many Grapes, Unusual Italian Reds The diversity of available wines is unparalleled today, with more styles made from different grapes than ever, leading to new grounds for exploration...
18:14 2019-08-01

Italian Populist Moves to Bring Down Government Matteo Salvini, head of Italy’s far-right, sought to trigger snap elections by declaring an end to the government in which he serves, exploiting his ...
04:28 2019-08-09

New Italian coalition allies have mutual foe, but little else in common The ancient adage 'my enemy's enemy is my friend' has been a staple of pragmatic statecraft throughout history and it will be the cornerstone of a ne...
18:00 2019-08-29

Getting fizzy with it: the Italian wine route that sparkles An Italian region and a sparkling wine, Franciacorta may not be well-known but it is great for vineyard visits and fine places to eat and stayPut spa...
15:56 2019-05-21

Leclerc fastest in both practice sessions for Italian GP Ferrari driver Charles Leclerc posted the fastest time in both practice sessions for the Italian Grand Prix        ...
00:00 2019-09-07

| Italian PM says will resign if coalition squabbles persist Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte says he is ready to resign unless the two parties in the governing populist coalition - the League and the Five...
22:56 2019-06-03

Italian Soccer Fans Are Being Racist As Hell Again Romelu Lukaku is two games into his career with Inter Milan, and his arrival in Italy should be received as a blessing by Italian soccer fans. Here i...
15:28 2019-09-02

Italian ‘caveman’ offers lessons on how to be a Neanderthal A modern day “caveman” living in the Italian alps is offering Neanderthal survival courses for those who would like to go back to The Sto...
08:28 2019-08-12

Italian PM resigns with attack on 'opportunist' Salvini Giuseppe Conte tells Italian Senate that far-right leader has triggered political crisis to serve his own interestsGiuseppe Conte has resigned as Ita...
19:14 2019-08-20

Verstappen: Midfield "almost stood still" during Italian GP start Max Verstappen said it felt like his Formula 1 rivals "almost stood still" in the incident where he damaged his Red Bull at the start of the Italian ...
04:42 2019-09-09

Leclerc tried to be on 'limit of acceptable' racing in Italian GP Ferrari Formula 1 driver Charles Leclerc says he deliberately aimed to be on the limit of what is "acceptable" when defending his Italian Grand Prix ...
06:28 2019-09-10

'Fast & Furious' Loses Some Speed The “Fast & Furious” franchise lost a bit of speed at the domestic box office, with the car-racing series spinoff “Hobbs & Shaw” opening to a so-so $...
05:28 2019-08-05

Budweiser Maker Loses More Ground in U.S. AB InBev sold more beer at higher prices globally in the second quarter, but its struggles persisted in the U.S. where drinkers continue to shun its ...
09:42 2019-07-25

US loses to Ecuador 2-1 in Under-19 World Cup quarterfinal The United States has been knocked out of the Under-20 World Cup at the quarterfinal stage for the third straight tournament, losing to Ecuador 2-1 S...
22:14 2019-06-08

US loses Under-20 World Cup opener 2-1 to Ukraine Denys Popov scored on a header off a corner kick in the 51st minute, and Ukraine beat the United States 2-1 Friday at Bielsko Biala, Poland, in the A...
00:14 2019-05-25

Uber loses more than $1bn in first quarterly report since IPO Company said it now had 93 million customers who are active on a monthly basis, 33% higher than the same period last yearUber lost more than $1bn in ...
01:28 2019-05-31

Ostapenko loses to Azarenka in first round "Jelena Ostapenko suffered her second successive first-round loss at the French Open since winning the 2017 title as she was beaten by former world n...
16:56 2019-05-28

'Uncharted' movie loses its director, again Sony is still planning on bringing the popular Uncharted franchise to theaters, but it's going to have to find new director to make it happen. D...
05:14 2019-08-23

Uber loses $1B in Q1 as revenue rises 20% Uber’s loss in its first quarterly report as a public company affirmed the challenges the company faces while spending heavily to fend off ride-haili...
00:42 2019-05-31

Verlander allows 2 HRs in 2-hitter, loses 2-1 to Tigers John Hicks and Ronny Rodriguez homered for Detroit's only hits off Justin Verlander, and the Tigers beat the Houston Astros 2-1   ...
07:56 2019-08-22

USC loses quarterback J.T. Daniels for the season LOS ANGELES — Southern California quarterback J.T. Daniels will miss the rest of the season after tearing a ligament and the meniscus in his right kn...
13:28 2019-09-02

On This Day: Mike Tyson loses his menace Mike Tyson's victory over Razor Ruddock was not enough to cover flaws, said the esteemed Harry Mullan from ringside in Las Vegas back in 1991 The pos...
17:42 2019-06-28

Boeing Loses MAX Deal to Airbus A Saudi airline on Sunday said it would purchase up to 50 Airbus jets, worth more than $5.5 billion, instead of the Boeing 737 MAX jets it committed ...
21:00 2019-07-07

Boeing loses billions over 737 MAX crashes Lost sales, reduced production, compensation payments and the prolonged grounding of the 737 MAX aircraft following two crashes has cost Boeing $7.1b...
06:42 2019-07-19

World Cup champion USWNT's equal pay talks with U.S. Soccer Federation break down The U.S. women's national soccer team is "sorely disappointed" no agreement was reached in mediation talks with the U.S. Soccer Federation. ...
06:28 2019-08-15

Iranian Judo Champion in Hiding After Refusing to Boycott Competition With Israeli Athlete (DUESSELDORF, Germany) — Saeid Mollaei has been in hiding since he left the Iranian judo team last month, saying he had been ordered to withdra...
04:00 2019-09-17

British wrestling champion Adrian McCallum dies at 36 after haunting final tweet British wrestler Lionheart today died at 36 – hours after posting a haunting message online. The world heavyweight champion said: “One da...
05:00 2019-06-20

Semenya denied Rabat entry but IAAF fails to block 800m champion Caster Semenya has been denied participation in her favored 800 meters race in Morocco, the athlete said on Thursday, despite Switzerland's highest c...
22:28 2019-06-13

Opinion: In a place obsessed with identity, Shane Lowry is a champion fans can relate to Shane Lowry looks like a man more likely to guard Claret Jug than have his name engraved on it, but he's one you'd want to drink from it wi...
21:00 2019-07-21

New research makes Siri and Alexa seem like lightweights next to accuracy champion Google Assistant Google, Amazon, and Apple's AI-powered virtual assistants can be incredibly useful tools around the house or on the move for controlling music playba...
11:00 2019-06-21

NASCAR Playoffs See Truck Series Regular-Season Champion Eliminated In First Round On Aug. 10, NASCAR Truck Series driver Grant Enfinger won the series’ regular-season championship, awarded to the driver with the highest amount of p...
21:42 2019-09-16

Caster Semenya: Olympic 800m champion files appeal to Swiss court Olympic champion Caster Semenya files a new appeal to a Swiss court to challenge the decision regarding the restriction of testosterone levels in fem...
21:01 2019-05-29

Novak Djokovic Outlasts Roger Federer In Five-Set Marathon To Repeat As Wimbledon Champion Novak Djokovic defeated Roger Federer 7-6, 1-6, 7-6, 4-6, 13-12 to repeat as Wimbledon champion, and win the tournament for the fifth time in his car...
21:56 2019-07-14

Jeopardy: leaked clip shows fate of reigning champion James Holzhauer Video appears online that purports to show Holzhauer finally losing a game – but is it genuine?A leaked video clip circulated on social media appears...
22:00 2019-06-03

WWE champion Kofi Kingston on breaking racial barriers, 'SmackDown' moving to FOX and NXT as a third brand For over a decade, WWE Champion Kofi Kingston has captivated wrestling fans all around the world with his exciting blend of athletics and infectious ...
21:42 2019-09-13

Opinion: It'll be newcomer vs. champion for World Cup title as Netherlands, US meet in final The Netherlands proves 2017 European title was no fluke by reaching World Cup final with semifinal win against Sweden, will face US for title.  ...
03:14 2019-07-04

Shah Jahan: Mughal Emperor, Creator of the Taj Mahal, Champion of Fine Cuisine One of the most well-known buildings in India is the Taj Mahal in Agra, which was commissioned by the Mughal emperor, Shahabuddin Muhammad Shah Jahan...
20:14 2019-08-08

Jessi Combs, speed champion and former Mythbuster, killed while attempting record-breaking jet car run Jessi Combs, the current women’s record-holder for fastest speed in a 4-wheeled vehicle, was killed in a jet car crash while attempting to best...
16:56 2019-08-29

Three-time Grand Slam tennis doubles champion Peter McNamara dies at 64 Peter McNamara, who won two Wimbledon and one Australian Open doubles title with fellow Australian Paul McNamee, died at age 64 in Germany.  &#...
06:28 2019-07-22