South Africa’s Quinton de Kock in action REUTERS/Mike Hutchings DURBAN (Reuters) – South Africa’s second one-day international against England has been abandoned after only 11.2 overs of play due to rain at Kingsmead on Friday. Heavy showers overnight in Durban and more persistent rain throughout the day frustrated the players and fans, with the game
(Reuters) – World heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua wants his next fight to be in London in June and Tottenham Hotspur’s 62,000-seater stadium is the most likely venue, promoter Eddie Hearn said. Joshua celebrates winning his match against Andy Ruiz Jr. Action Images via Reuters/Andrew Couldridge/File Photo Briton Joshua, 30, defeated Mexican-American Andy Ruiz Jr in
(Reuters) – Pep Guardiola poured cold water on the idea of Manchester City signing Barcelona’s Lionel Messi in the close season on Friday, saying he would prefer the Argentine forward to finish his career at the Spanish club. Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola and Barcelona’s Lionel Messi Action Images via Reuters / Jason Cairnduff Livepic
DAKAR (Reuters) – Hailing from one of the world’s poorest countries, Nigerien sprinter Aminatou Seyni is no stranger to life’s hurdles, but as she prepares for the Tokyo 2020 Olympics, the 23-year-old faces fresh obstacles.
NEW YORK (Reuters) – With a possible fifth Olympics in her sights, Allyson Felix faces a year unlike any other – yet the goal in many ways is the same, especially as an athlete.
LONDON (Reuters) – Nike said the Alphafly shoe worn by Eliud Kipchoge to break the two-hour marathon barrier would be legal under World Athletics’ new rules and that widespread reports of its shoes containing triple carbon plates are false.
(Reuters) – Robert Elstone, the chief executive of rugby’s Super League, has said they arrived at the “wrong conclusion” in sanctioning the signing of Australian Israel Folau by Catalans Dragons.
BILBAO, Spain (Reuters) – Record 30-times winners Barcelona were sent crashing out of the Copa del Rey in a 1-0 defeat at Athletic Bilbao on Thursday after a stoppage-time header from Inaki Williams.
(Reuters) – Nick Taylor seized the first-round lead at the Pebble Beach Pro-Am on Thursday while defending champion Phil Mickelson drove the ball “like a stallion” to get off to a good start at an event he has won five times.
LONDON (Reuters) – South African Olympic swimming gold medallist Roland Schoeman has been banned for a year after testing positive for a banned substance last May, governing body FINA said on Thursday.