Euro 2020: England held by Scotland, Czech Republic draw Croatia

Seville (Spain) June 19: England were held to a goalless 0-0 draw with their oldest rivals Scotland in the second-round Group D match at the...

Italy start Euro 2020 campaign with comfortable win over Turkey

Rome (Italy) June 12: Italy kicked off their Euro 2020 campaign with a comfortable 3-0 win against a toothless Turkish side in the Olympic Stadium...

Olympic champion Campriani set new target on "Make a Mark"

London (UK) June 12: Italian NiccoloCampriani, who made his mark by winning three gold medals from two Olympic Games, set a new target to help...

China beat the Maldives 5-0 in WC qualifier

Sharjah (UAE) June 12: China kept their FIFA World Cup hopes alive after thrashing the Maldives 5-0 here on Friday.

Djokovic hands Nadal 3rd defeat at Roland Garros to storm into French...

Paris (France) June 12: Novak Djokovic ended Rafa Nadal's bid for a 14th French Open title and record-breaking 21st Grand Slam title overall by coming...

Brazil sweep Poland to lead race in men's VNL

Rimini (Italy) June 12: Brazil swept Poland 3-0 here on Friday to lead the race in the men's Volleyball Nations League.

5 players out of Chinese men's basketball team's training list

Beijing (China) June 5: Five players were taken out of China's national men's basketball team roster due to injuries and tactical requirements ahead of the...

Argentina's Colon clinch Libertadores spot with first major trophy

Beijing (China) June 5: Colon scored three goals in 28 second-half minutes to secure their first major trophy with a 3-0 victory over Racing Club...

Sarah Lewis to focus on global sports future after FIS presidential election...

Tokyo (Japan) June 5: Sarah Lewis, a former secretary-general of the International Ski Federation (FIS), has announced that she will be focusing on a variety...

Spain and Portugal draw blank in Euro 2020 warm-up game

Madrid (Spain) June 5: Spain and Portugal drew 0-0 in their first warm-up game ahead of Euro 2020, in which Spain coach Luis Enrique gave...

Italy sweep aside Czech Republic in Euro 2020 warm-up clash

Rome (Italy) June 5: Italy showed well in their final warm-up clash ahead of Euro 2020, as the Azzurri dominated the Czech Republic 4-0 in...

World champs Ma/Xu crowned at China's table tennis Olympic simulation

Beijing (China) May 29: Ma Long/Xu Xin and Sun Yingsha/Wang Manyu came out as the eventual winners of the men's and women's doubles respectively at...

Djokovic slams Martin to qualify for Belgrade Open final

Belgrade (Serbia) May 29: World No. 1 tennis player Novak Djokovic defeated Andrej Martin in three sets by 6-1, 4-6, 6-0 in the semifinal of...

Real Madrid confirm signing of former Bayern defender David Alaba

Madrid (Spain) May 29: Real Madrid on Friday confirmed their first signing of the new season with the arrival of Austrian international defender David Alaba...

MSK Zilina grab final spot in UEFA Conference League qualifiers

Bratislava (Slovakia) May 29: MSK Zilina defeated FC ViOnZlateMoravce in the mini-playoff final by 3-2 in overtime on Friday to grab a spot in the...

USA move top of FIVB women's world rankings

Rimini (Italy) May 29: The United States have risen to the top of Friday's updated FIVB women's world rankings.

Argentina suspends football amid COVID-19 surge

Buenos Aires (Argentina) May 22: The Argentine Football Association (AFA) on Friday suspended all leagues under its jurisdiction for nine days because of a new...

Atletico Madrid defender Felipe earns Brazil call-up

Rio de Janeiro (Brazil) May 22: Atletico Madrid central defender Felipe Monteiro has been drafted into Brazil's squad for World Cup qualifiers against Ecuador and...

Countdown to Beijing 2022 | Six mixed doubles curling teams qualify for...

London (UK) May 22: Six teams have qualified for the 2022 Beijing Winter Olympic Games after the finish of the group-stage competition at the World...

Dani Alves earns Brazil recall for World Cup qualifiers

Rio de Janeiro (Brazil) May 15: Former Barcelona right-back Dani Alves has returned to Brazil's squad for FIFA 2022 World Cup qualifiers against Ecuador and...

Chinese rider Alex Hua Tian expects "new hoof print" for Tokyo Olympics

London (UK) May 15: Chinese equestrian Alex Hua Tian is no stranger to the Olympic Games, but is looking forward to marking a new hoof...

U.S. pipeline remains offline after cyber attack

Houston (US), May 10: The main pipeline carrying gasoline and diesel fuel to U.S. east and southeast parts remained offline two days after a cybersecurity...

Stuttgart edge resilient Augsburg 2-1 in Bundesliga

Berlin (Germany) May 8: Newly promoted Stuttgart ended its four-game losing run and returned to winning ways after overpowering Augsburg 2-1 at the curtain...

Nadal out of Madrid as Zeverev sets up Thiem semi clash

Madrid (Spain) May 8: Alexander Zverev shocked the Spanish fans on the Manolo Santana center court at the Mutua Madrid Open with a 6-4, 6-4...

World Cup winner Thauvin joins Mexico's Tigres

Mexico City (Mexico) May 8: France World Cup winner Florian Thauvin has reached a deal to join Tigres UANL on a free transfer, the Mexican...

Nepali breaks own record by climbing Mt. Qomolangma 25 times

Kathmandu (Nepal) May 8: Kami Rita Sherpa, a Nepali mountain guide, broke his own record by climbing the world's tallest Mt. Qomolangma for the 25th...

Slovakia ice hockey team loses double-header against Czech Republic

Bratislava (Slovakia) May 8: In its last friendly double-fixture ahead of the upcoming 2021 IIHF World Championship, Slovakia ice-hockey team got beaten twice by its...