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05/07/2018 - 14:52

Wimbledon snubs Evert push for women’s final to top bill

Wimbledon on Monday slapped down Chris Evert’s suggestion that the women’s final should replace the men’s title match in closing the championships. Evert, 63, who won 18 Grand Slam singles…

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05/07/2018 - 14:50

Female voices from World Cup spark sexist backlash

Female sports journalists have made history with live commentaries on games broadcast from the World Cup — only to be vilified in torrents of sexist insults and ridicule on social…

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04/07/2018 - 10:16

Basketball diplomacy: S. Korea teams arrive in Pyongyang

A high-level South Korean delegation arrived in Pyongyang Tuesday with dozens of basketball players as North Korean leader Kim Jong Un’s favourite sport becomes the latest effort at athletic diplomacy…

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03/07/2018 - 10:24

Thai cave boys to get 4 months’ food, learn to dive

Twelve boys and their football coach found alive in a Thai cave will be supplied with four months’ worth of food and get diving training, the military said, as focus…

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27/06/2018 - 16:23

Italian football legends take on refugee team in match for solidarity

Former Lazio and AS Roma football stars clinched a 4-1 victory over a team of young migrants on Saturday in a match to raise public awareness of the plight of refugees in…

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27/06/2018 - 16:19

Koreas to meet Asian Games officials over joint teams

The Olympic Council of Asia (OCA) said Wednesday it would meet with representatives from South and North Korea to hammer out plans to field joint teams at the Asian Games….

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