AFC guaranteed six direct slots for 2023 FIFA Women's World Cup

Paris (France), December 25: Members from the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) will have six direct slots for the 32-team 2023 FIFA Women's World Cup which...

Theo's late winner surges Milan past Lazio in Serie A

Rome (Italy), December 24: Theo Hernandez became the hero of AC Milan again, as his last-gasp winner helped the Rossoneri beat Lazio 3-2 on Wednesday.

Wolfsburg see off Sandhausen to book a spot in German Cup's last...

Berlin (Germany), December24: Wolfsburg cruised 4-0 past second-division outfit Sandhausen to progress into the next round by courtesy of Wout Weghorst's brace at the second...

Lyon moves to top in Ligue 1 before winter break

Paris (France), December 24: Lyon climbed top of the Ligue 1 table after beating a struggling Nantes 3-0 on Sunday, ahead of former leader Lille...

Bremen beat Hannover to reach German Cup's last 16

Berlin (Germany), December 24: Werder Bremen scored twice in the first and once in the second half to eliminate second division club Hannover following a...

Real Madrid beat Granada to tie league leader Atletico on points

Madrid (Spain), December 24: Beating Granada 2-0 on Wednesday, Real Madrid enjoyed its sixth consecutive win in La Liga to tie leader Atletico Madrid on...

Namibia to host Zimbabwe in women's cricket series next year

Windhoek (Namibia), December 22: Cricket Namibia on Monday announced that it is scheduled to host the Zimbabwe women's national team in Windhoek from Jan. 22...

Adams suffers torn ligament in right ankle

Qingdao (China), December 22: Darius Adams has a torn ligament in his right ankle, according to a press release issued by the Chinese Basketball Association...

BWF unveils tournament calendar for first half of 2021, Olympic qualification arrangement

Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia), December 22: The Badminton World Federation (BWF) on Monday announced the tournament calendar for the first half of 2021, as the world...

Golden scores 44 as Fujian beats Sichuan in CBA

Zhuji (China), December 22: Robert Golden contributed a game-high 44 points and added 13 assists as the Fujian Sturgeons overwhelmed the Sichuan Blue Whales 121-113...

Mexico, Wales to meet in March friendly

Mexico City (Mexico), December 22: Mexico will step up their preparations for next year's CONCACAF Gold Cup and FIFA World Cup qualifiers with a friendly...

Murray grabs his first win in two months

London (UK), December 21: Former Grand Slam winner Andy Murray won his first match in two months by beating Dan Evans in straight sets on...

Wolfsburg edge newly promoted Stuttgart in Bundesliga

Berlin (Germany), December 21: Josip Brekalo's second-half goal helped unbeaten Wolfsburg edge in-form Stuttgart 1-0 at the close of the 13th round of Bundesliga on...

Liverpool move four clear, Leicester beat Spurs, Man Utd thrash Leeds

London (United Kingdom), December 21: Liverpool will spend the Christmas period as Premier League leaders after they crushed Crystal Palace 7-0 on Saturday, while Tottenham...

America de Cali eyeing 15th Colombian league title

Cali (Colombia), December 21: America de Cali edged toward their 15th Colombian top flight title on Sunday with a 3-0 home win over Independiente Santa...

Real Madrid win, Atletico move clear, Barca slip

Madrid (Spain), December 21: Real Madrid moved up to second in La Liga after a controversial 3-1 win away to Eibar.

Juventus midfielder McKennie voted 2020 US soccer male player of the year

Washington (US), December 20: US soccer association announced on Friday that Juventus midfielder Weston McKennie has been voted as the 2020 US Male Player of...

Pele congratulates Messi for equalling scoring feat

Rio De Janeiro (Brazil), December 20: Pele has paid tribute to Lionel Messi after the Barcelona forward equaled the Brazilian legend's record for the most...

Liverpool crush Crystal Palace, Everton move to second

London (UK), December 20: Liverpool assured they will spend the Christmas period as Premier League leaders by sending out a warning to their rivals with...

Trump to face Lisowski in World Snooker GP final

London (UK), December 20: Jack Lisowski defeated three-time world champion Mark Selby 6-4 on Saturday to reach the final against world number one Judd Trump...

Perez to drive for Red Bull in 2021

Beijing (China), December 19: Sergio Perez will drive for Red Bull in the 2021 Formula 1 world championship, the drinks-backed outfit announced Friday.

Seven players score in double digit as Zhejiang beats Shandong in CBA

Zhuji (China), December 19: With seven players scoring double-digit numbers, the Zhejiang Golden Bulls bagged four straight wins after a 124-111 victory over the Shandong...

Argentina's Ciudad de La Plata stadium renamed after Diego Maradona

Buenos Aires (Argentina), December 19: Argentina's Ciudad de La Plata stadium has been renamed Diego Armando Maradona stadium in memory of the late Argentine football...

Dortmund shocked by Union in Bundesliga

Berlin (Germany), December 19: Borussia Dortmund's Youssoufa Moukoko became the Bundesliga's youngest ever goal scorer but his equalizer wasn't enough as Marvin Friedrich's 2-1 winner...

Persepolis has no choice but to win ACL final: coach says

Tehran (Iran), December 19: The head coach of Iran's Persepolis soccer team said Friday that his men are determined to win this Saturday's game against...

FIFA player of the year winners

Beijing (China), December 18: Following are the FIFA Player of the Year winners after Bayern Munich forward Robert Lewandowski won the award in Berlin on...

Russia claims four freestyle wrestling golds at Individual World Cup

Belgrade (Serbia), December 18: Russian wrestlers claimed four freestyle gold medals on Thursday's Individual World Cup in Belgrade, Serbia, according to United World Wrestling.