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Nadal saves match point to keep hopes alive at ATP Finals

After a crushing defeat to Alexander Zverev, Rafael Nadal sought his trademark intensity for his rematch with Daniil Medvedev.

Bernardo Silva suspended and fined $64,000 over 'racist' tweet

Manchester City star Bernardo Silva has been suspended for one match and fined £50,000 ($64,000) for a "racist" tweet about teammate Benjamin Mendy.

Spain's all-time leading goalscorer announces retirement

After 19 years, 14 major trophies and more than 400 goals, David Villa has announced his retirement from football.

Tommy Fury wants in on new boxing craze

After watching KSI and Logan Paul's debut professional boxing fight, Love Island star and professional boxer Tommy Fury wants in.

Djokovic loses at ATP Finals to set up showdown with Federer

Novak Djokovic succumbed to the impressive Dominic Thiem at the ATP Finals Tuesday as the Austrian became the first man to qualify for the semifinals in London.

Top chefs battle in culinary derby

It's not just the horses who are thoroughbreds at the top race meetings these days. The chefs, too, come with top-class pedigrees as racing's culinary arms race hots up.

The teen soccer prodigy with two million Instagram followers

He's only 16, but already plays for one of the world's biggest soccer clubs and has more than two million followers on social media.

NFL teams invited to Kaepernick private workout

Free agent quarterback Colin Kaepernick, who claimed the NFL and its teams colluded to keep him from playing following his refusal to stand during the National Anthem, will take part Saturday in a private workout organized by the league.

Estudiantes reopens stadium with flaming lion hologram

You'd be forgiven for thinking it was a scene from a futuristic sci-fi movie -- a giant, flaming lion leaping across the roof of football ground in front of thousands of spectators.

Glimpsing the 'future' at League of Legends Worlds

Millions of online viewers tuned in to watch the League of Legends World Championship final Sunday and were treated to a thrilling finale.

Climate emergency: F1's plan to offset 255K tonne carbon footprint

Formula One has announced a new 10-year plan to "change the face of the sport" and become carbon neutral by 2030.

Nadal angered by 'bullsh**' marriage question after ATP Finals defeat

Rafa Nadal rarely loses his cool on the tennis court, but his patience was soundly tested after losing in his ATP Finals opener Monday.

Frankfurt's captain banned for seven weeks for barging over opposition coach

Chelsea wins race for Aussie soccer star Sam Kerr

Sterling dropped by England after row with teammate

Ronaldo 'is not a problem,' says Juve coach

Juventus coach Maurizio Sarri says the team's star player Cristiano Ronaldo "is not a problem" after substituting the Portuguese international for a second consecutive game.

Brazilian Taison sent off after reacting to racist abuse

Shakhtar Donetsk midfielder Taison was shown a red card for his reaction to racist abuse from the traveling Dynamo Kyiv fans during a Ukrainian league fixture on Sunday.

Frankfurt's David Abraham sent off for barging over opposition coach as Bundesliga match ends in chaos

Two red cards, a mass brawl, and a coach lying flat on the floor by the touchline -- it wasn't your average end to a football game.

Seattle Sounders' coach feels the love after MLS Cup victory

The word 'family' was emblazoned on Brian Schmetzer's T-shirt and it is what the Seattle Sounders have become to its head coach.

Inside the 'Hollywood' of horses

Liverpool beats title rival Man City in pulsating showdown

The early season showdown between the two firm favorites for the English Premier League title did not disappoint.

ATP Finals: Djokovic races to opening win in bid for No.1 spot

Six is the magic number for Novak Djokovic at the ATP Finals this week and the Serbian wasted little time in securing his opening victory of the round-robin section Sunday.

KSI defeats YouTube rival Logan Paul in grudge rematch

It's a bit of a deja-vu moment.

'Der Klassiker' double for Lewandowski in Bayern win

Robert Lewandoski extended his remarkable record of scoring in every Bundesliga match since the start of the season as Bayern Munich thrashed arch-rival Borussia Dortmund 4-0 in 'Der Klassiker' Saturday.

Record crowd sees England's women beaten by Germany at Wembley

Undeterred by the cold and driving rain, a record home crowd for an England women's football international saw the Lionesses beaten 2-1 by Germany at Wembley Stadium Saturday.

USWNT granted class action status in equal-pay lawsuit

Members of the US women's soccer team scored one of their goals Friday when a federal judge allowed their gender discrimination lawsuit to proceed as a class action.

Toxic soccer matches: Stabbings, fascist salutes and banners mocking Mussolini

Stabbings, fans appearing to make Nazi salutes as well as supporters mocking former Italian leader Benito Mussolini combined to produce a toxic atmosphere in a leading European football game Thursday.

Tiger Woods on fame: 'I don't like it. Never have'

Tiger Woods has told his players to call him any time of the day or night with ideas as he takes on the "eye-opening" role of captain for the United States team at December's Presidents Cup.

Brescia fans criticize Mario Balotelli after he was racially abused

Fans of Brescia have criticized Mario Balotelli after the Italian international was racially abused during last Sunday's match against Hellas Verona.

All Blacks' Sonny Bill Williams signs for Toronto Wolfpack

He's won two Rugby World Cups with the New Zealand All Blacks, two NRL titles with two different rugby league teams and the 2012 Super Rugby championship with the Chiefs.

Foiled by 11.7mm last time out, can Liverpool finally master Man City?

If you were planning on going out on Sunday, you might want to take a rain check.

Nadal and Djokovic battle for No. 1 ... but will Spaniard play?

The ATP Finals is heading into the homestretch in London. Hosting the year-end men's extravaganza since 2009, the tournament moves to Turin, Italy from 2021.

From wildfire survivor to the 'world's fastest mare'

Springboks' victory parade brings joy across South Africa

Fezakele Kolisi was once forced to carry an identity document wherever he went in his own country. During apartheid, black citizens of South Africa were required to carry pass books when traveling outside of their designated homeland or township.

Tennis stars hoping to bring relief to Bahamas after Hurricane Dorian

Wreaking havoc and destruction, Hurricane Dorian battered the islands of the Bahamas in August and September. Winds reaching 180 mph killed 65 people and caused up to $3 billion in damage in the Caribbean. About 70,000 people were left homeless with more forever touched by the devastation.

LeBron James and Trae Young set the NBA alight

There are only 10 older players than LeBron James in the NBA. There are not many younger players than the 21-year-old Trae Young.

Margaret Court calls for grand slam anniversary honor at Australian Open

Former tennis player Margaret Court has called for recognition at next year's Australian Open in honor of the 50th anniversary of her grand-slam winning year.

Alex Morgan: USWNT star plans to play at Olympics after giving birth

US soccer striker Alex Morgan says she plans to return to the national team in time for the 2020 Olympics despite being due to give birth to her first child just three months before.

Hall of Fame kicker backs Carli Lloyd's switch from soccer

Goalscoring etiquette: Ramsey nabs goal from Ronaldo

Juventus reached the last 16 of the Champions League with two games to spare thanks to Douglas Costa's superb goal, but as so often is the case, all the talk centered on Cristiano Ronaldo's performance.

NFL team promotes undrafted player blind in one eye to active roster

Kahzin Daniels believes he can serve as an inspiration for children. The football player, who lost vision in one of his eyes when he was only 5, has been promoted to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers' active roster.

Italian youth soccer team scales back plans to play in blackface after criticism

An Italian youth soccer team has backtracked from a controversial plan to play in blackface as a protest against racism in the sport.

Copa Libertadores final moved from Chile to Peru because of civil unrest

Social unrest in the Chilean capital of Santiago has forced the final of the Copa Libertadores to be moved to Lima in Peru.

Nicola Adams: Olympic boxing champion retires over fears of sight loss

Two-time Olympic boxing gold medalist Nicola Adams has retired from the sport to prevent any long-term damage to her eye sight.

Managerless Bayern Munich looks for boost

Portugal's Joao Mario calls for stronger racist abuse punishments

KSI and Logan Paul box smart in 'fight to legitimize' YouTubers

Liverpool braced for two games in 24 hours on different continents

Chelsea and Ajax share crazy eight-goal thriller

Eight goals, two red cards, two penalties and a three-goal comeback.

Meet the Paralympic swimmer changing perceptions one stroke at a time

Théo Curin has been on a mission to change the way people look at disability. Now a world class swimmer, the teenager is looking to expand his portfolio.