IFAB approves trials for football concussion substitutes

London (UK), December 17:Extensive trials for concussion substitutions in football will begin from January 2021, the International Football Association Board (IFAB) said on Wednesday.

FIBA: 85 percent of NBA players available for Olympic qualifiers

London (UK), December 17: More than 85 percent of NBA players will be available for the 2020 Tokyo Olympic qualification tournaments, International Basketball Federation (FIBA)...

Lukaku's penalty helps Inter past Napoli

Rome (Italy), December 17: Romelu Lukaku's penalty proved decisive as Inter Milan edged past Napoli 1-0 on Wednesday, cutting the gap to Serie A leaders...

Late Firmino goal takes Liverpool top with win over Spurs

London (UK), December 17: Roberto Firmino's last minute goal gave Liverpool a dramatic 2-1 win at home to Tottenham and sent Jurgen Klopp's team to...

Chelsea lose, Man City held in Premier League

London (UK) Dec 16: Chelsea slipped to their second defeat in four days after Pedro Neto's injury-time goal condemned them to a 2-1 defeat away...

Former Real Madrid boss Luxemburgo stable after contracting COVID-19, says hospital

Rio de Janeiro (Brazil) Dec 16: Former Brazil and Real Madrid manager VanderleiLuxemburgo is in a stable condition at a Sao Paulo hospital after contracting...

Swedish skiers sweep two titles at World Cup in Arosa

Paris (France) Dec 16: Swedish athletes were the biggest winners at the first FIS Ski Cross World Cup event held in Arosa, Switzerland on Tuesday,...

German clubs hope to repeat last season's successful Champions League campaign

Berlin (Germany), December 15: The round-of-16 games of the Champions League might still be a faraway challenge as they take place in two months.

Messi grateful for Ballon d'Or Dream Team spot

Buenos Aires (Argentina), December 15: Lionel Messi, Ronaldo and Cristiano Ronaldo said Monday they felt honored to be named in the greatest team of all...

Australia launches COVID-19 plan for athletes ahead of Tokyo Olympics

Sydney (Australia), December 15: The Australian Olympic Committee (AOC) has launched a special project to assist Australian athletes manage difficulties associated with COVID-19 before, during...

Latest poll shows over 30% of Japanese people want Tokyo Olympics cancelled

Tokyo (Japan), December 15: A latest opinion poll has shown that more than 30 percent of respondents think the Tokyo Olympic and Paralympic Games should...

Ex-Colombia boss Gomez returns to Independiente Medellin

Medellin (Colombia), December 13: Former Colombia, Ecuador and Panama boss Hernan Gomez has reached a deal to coach Colombian first division side Independiente Medellin for...

Dull Manchester derby while Everton beat Chelsea in Premier League

London (UK) December 13 : Manchester United and Manchester City disappointed as the Manchester derby ended in a dull 0-0 draw at Old Trafford on...

Real claim Madrid derby, Sevilla and Huesca both win in Spain

Madrid (Spain), December 13: Real Madrid ended an excellent week, in which they have beaten Sevilla and Borussia Monchengladbach, with a 2-0 triumph at home...

Umar Kremlev wins AIBA presidency

Beijing (China), December 13: Russia's Umar Kremlev has been elected president of the International Boxing Association (AIBA), the organization announced on Saturday.

Africa's confirmed COVID-19 cases pass 2.32 mln mark: Africa CDC

Addis Ababa (Ethiopia), December 12: The number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in the African continent has reached 2,323,845 as of Friday afternoon, the Africa Centers...

Chilean forward Jeraldino joins Santos Laguna

Mexico City (Mexico), December 12: Chile international forward Ignacio Jeraldino has joined Santos Laguna after parting ways with Mexican rivals Atlas.

China's Li stuns world No. 1 Trump to reach Scottish Snooker Open...

London (UK), December 12: Li Hang of China edged world No. 1 Judd Trump 5-4 to reach the semifinals of the Scottish Snooker Open on...

Belgium tops FIFA rankings for 3rd consecutive year

United Nations, December 12: Belgium has ended 2020 as the world's best men's team according to the year-end rankings published by global football governing body...

Israel's Hapoel Beer Sheva beat Nice in Europa League

Jerusalem (Israel), December 11: Israeli outfit Hapoel Beer Sheva beat French club Nice 1-0 at home on Thursday evening, in Group C of the UEFA...

Hoffenheim overpower Gent in UEFA Europa League

Berlin (Germany), December 11: Hoffenheim topped Group L after easing past Gent 4-1 in the last round of the Europa League group stage on Thursday.

Hamilton allowed to race at Abu Dhabi F1 GP after quarantine

Beijing (China), December 11: F1 world champion Lewis Hamilton, 35, was on Thursday allowed to return to racing at this weekend's Abu Dhabi Grand Prix...

Hosts confirmed for FIBA Asia Cup 2021 Qualifiers February window tournaments

Beijing (China), December 11: The FIBA Regional Office Asia has confirmed four cities as hosts of the upcoming February 2021 window of the FIBA Asia...

Shortlist for 2020 FIFA FIFPRO Men's World XI announced

Geneva (Switzerland), December 11: FIFA has revealed a list of 55 candidate players for this year's FIFA FIFAPRO Men's World 11.

Michael Jordan's golf course features futuristic food, drink delivery

Washington DC (USA) Dec 11: There's been a "buzz" surrounding Michael Jordan's new golf course in Florida and it's not what you might think.

Cardinals' Larry Fitzgerald updated his will, lost weight during battle with COVID-19

Washington DC (USA) Dec 11: Arizona Cardinals wide receiver Larry Fitzgerald was removed from the reserve/COVID-19 list on Tuesday. He was able to resume practice...

F1 driver Nikita Mazepin apologizes for 'inappropriate behavior' after video on social...

Washington DC (USA) Dec 11: Nikita Mazepin, who is set to race for Formula One team Haas next season, has apologized after a video was...