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Rain and smog wreak havoc as conditions worsen at Australia Open

Melbourne: Serena Williams and Naomi Osaka made lightning starts before rain halted day one of the Australian Open on Monday, causing fur...Read More

Premier League: Liverpool go 16 points clear on top; power past Manchester United 2-0

Premier League: Liverpool go 16 points clear on top; power past Manchester United 2-0

A 13th straight league win since the sides last met at Old Trafford in October continues Liverpool's relentless run towards a first leagu...Read More

Australia Open: Djokovic, Williams lead old guard in new decade

Australia Open: Djokovic, Williams lead old guard in new decade

After recent bushfire smog largely cleared in Melbourne, the view is all too familiar with Djokovic and Williams, who is seeking a recor...Read More

Mushfiqur Rahim

Bangladesh's Mushfiqur Rahim refuses to visit Pakistan

Bangladesh are scheduled to play three Twenty20 internationals, two Tests and one one-day international in Pakistan between January and A...Read More

Comfortable opening for Rafael Nadal, Serena Williams

Comfortable opening for Rafael Nadal, Serena Williams

The Spaniard is attempting to match Roger Federer's record 20 Grand Slam singles titles on his least favourite surface, having won in Mel...Read More

Ireland stun West Indies in T20I opener

Ireland stun West Indies in T20I opener

It was only Ireland's second victory in T20 cricket over the West Indies who went into the game having swept the ODI series 3-0.

Marcus Rashford

FA Cup: Manchester United's 1-0 victory over Wolves marred by Rashford injury

Rashford lasted less than 15 minutes on the field due to a back injury and is now a doubt for the trip to runaway leaders Liverpool in th...Read More

'Grand Slams not records': Serena Williams

'Grand Slams not records': Serena Williams

Pressure on Barty, Osaka arrives for her title defence

Badminton champion Kento Momota flies back home two days after car crash

Badminton champion Kento Momota flies back home two days after car crash

The 25-year-old Japanese faces two months out after suffering cuts to his face and multiple bruises when the vehicle carrying him to Kual...Read More

Bushfire in Australia

'Hazardous' bushfire smoke hits Australian Open build-up

Air quality in Melbourne, habitually ranked as one of the world's most liveable cities, was among the worst on the planet and described a...Read More

Chile's Nicolas Jarry suspended for anti-doping in Davis Cup

Chile's Nicolas Jarry suspended for anti-doping in Davis Cup

Jarry's urine sample was found to contain prohibited substances Ligandrol and Stanozolol after testing by the World Anti-Doping Agency.

SA vs ENG: Spinner Jack Leach to return back after suffering from sepsis

SA vs ENG: Spinner Jack Leach to return back after suffering from sepsis

The England and Wales Cricket Board said in a statement that the 28-year-old Leach, who also suffers from Crohn's disease, "has struggled...Read More

Ernesto Valverde

Barcelona sack Ernesto Valverde as head coach, appoint Quique Setien as replacement

The decision to remove Valverde was confirmed following a board meeting that lasted more than four hours at Camp Nou on Monday afternoon.

20-time Grand Slam champion Roger Federer to donate for Australia's bushfire

20-time Grand Slam champion Roger Federer to donate for Australia's bushfire

Tennis players have been quick to respond to the bushfire crisis, which has left at least 27 people dead.

World No 1 shuttler Momota injured

World No 1 shuttler Momota injured

Badminton world number one Kento Momota was injured and his driver was killed in a crash near Kuala Lumpur on Monday just hours after he ...Read More

 Juventus' Portuguese forward Cristiano Ronaldo (L) celebrates with Juventus' Bosnian midfielder Miralem Pjanic after scoring a penalty during the Italian Serie A football match AS Roma vs Juventus on January 12, 2020 at the Olympic stadium in Rome.

Serie A: Ronaldo hits target as Juventus continues to dominate on top

Juventus move two points ahead of Inter Milan, who were held 1-1 by Atalanta at the San Siro on Saturday, after going two goals up in jus...Read More

Spanish Super Cup final: Shootout in Jeddah

Spanish Super Cup final: Shootout in Jeddah

Courtois and Jan Oblak were both imperious during a goalless final in Jeddah but the Belgian came up trumps, saving Thomas Partey's penal...Read More

Bangladesh to play three T20Is in Pakistan, dismisses Test proposal

Bangladesh to play three T20Is in Pakistan, dismisses Test proposal

Bangladesh Cricket Board president Nazmul Hassan on Sunday said the recent tension in the Middle East between Iran and the United States ...Read More

Luis Suarez

Barcelona's Luis Suarez out for key four months after knee surgery

The 32-year-old centre-forward has scored 14 goals from 23 appearances for Barcelona this season, with the club sitting atop the Spanish ...Read More

Serie A: Cristiano Ronaldo extends goal-scoring streak to put Juventus at top of the table

Serie A: Cristiano Ronaldo extends goal-scoring streak to put Juventus at top of the table

Juventus move two points ahead of Inter Milan, who were held 1-1 by Atalanta at the San Siro on Saturday, after going two goals up in jus...Read More

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