Paul Freelend | April 16, 2014
Football authorities decry influence of illegal betting yet all too eager to cash bookmakers' advertising cheques
Steve Elling | April 16, 2014
Players on the Triple A minor-league affiliate of the San Diego Padres pulled off one of the most elaborate pranks in years, hatching a plot to convince a new outfielder that one of his teammates was hard of hearing, writes Steve Elling.
Aaron Gray | April 15, 2014
I tried to buy Michael Phelps a drink once.I am not saying that to brag because the moment played out like many have before for the Olympic champion. At the time, he was at least two years removed from a record-breaking performance at the 2008 Olympic Games in Beijing and was just hanging out with friends at a local... Read more
Agence France-Presse | April 14, 2014
The eagle mascot was unleashed at Nice’s home game against Lorient on Saturday night, two days after the French Professional League imposed the ban.
Jonathan Raymond | April 10, 2014
The French footballer - formerly of Chelsea, Arsenal and Portsmouth, as well - had to issue a denial after social media speculation that he was the man in video filmed in Syria.
John McAuley | April 9, 2014
John McAuley identifies the five Masters newbies that highlight a strong debutante field at this year's tournament.
Paul Freelend | April 9, 2014
Latest expansion addresses gap in league's reach but also summons up some old concerns
John McAuley | April 7, 2014
Diego Maradona's show, 'The Victorious', being shot at Dubai Sports City, is searching for Arab talent – but it's also serving as a nice showcase for Maradona's stage talent.
Jonathan Raymond | April 1, 2014
The Brazilian, a member of the 2002 World Cup-winning squad, has signed with Indy Eleven, a North American Soccer League startup franchise in America's second division.
Jonathan Raymond | March 31, 2014
Pictures of the Jamaican teenager Javon Francis who beat Usain Bolt's Class One world record over the weekend in Kingston in the 400-metre sprint.
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