Rafael Nadal has tested positive for coronavirus on his return to Spain, leaving his participation at the Australian Open in doubt.
Rafael Nadal said it felt “special” to be back on court as the 20-time grand slam champion began his latest comeback with defeat to old foe Andy Murray in Abu Dhabi.
Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo face trips to Madrid instead of playing each other in the Champions League last 16, after Monday’s draw had to be redone due to glitches in the initial proceedings.
Sir Lewis Hamilton has been knighted in recognition of a glittering career in Formula One just days after he controversially lost out on a record eighth title.
Kevin De Bruyne turned on the style with a brilliant double, and you could only marvel as Manchester City savaged Leeds United 7-0 in the Premier League on Tuesday.
Paris plans to innovate at the Olympic Games in 2024 and, for the first time, host an opening ceremony outside a stadium.
Red Bull’s Max Verstappen has been confirmed as Formula One world champion after the Mercedes team of rival Lewis Hamilton failed in two protests to the governing FIA after their driver was beaten in the last lap of the the season-ending Abu Dhabi race.
Lewis Hamilton “feels great” at the end of the first day of the 2021 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix, but is expecting a “super close” race regardless.
Amelie Mauresmo has become the first woman to be appointed tournament director at the French Open, promising to show “fierce ambition” in the role.
The Brazilian football legend Pele is back in hospital for treatment two months on from the discovery of a tumour, the country’s media reported Wednesday.
Ash Barty has won the WTA‘s Player of the Year award for a second time, while Emma Raducanu’s sensational 2021 season was capped with the Newcomer of the Year prize on Tuesday.
ATP Cup organizers on Tuesday listed world number one Novak Djokovic among the “committed players” to compete in the January 1-9 ATP Cup in Sydney, raising hopes the champion will take part in the Australian Open later in the month.
Britain and Serbia have received a wild card for the 2022 Davis Cup Finals.
Ralf Rangnick intends to bring success and style to Manchester United.
The worldwide prevalence and incidence of obesity has increased dramatically in recent decades. Oversized food portions, inactive lifestyles, genetic heritage, and food company practices are just a few of the factors contributing to the global obesity epidemic.
Horst Eckel, the last surviving member of West Germany’s 1954 World Cup-winning squad, has died at the age of 89.
Christian Eriksen has been training in Denmark with former club Odense for the first time since his cardiac arrest at Euro 2020.
Men’s tennis number one Novak Djokovic is unlikely to defend his Australian Open title because organizers are using “blackmail” by requiring all players to be vaccinated against covid, his father says.
China does not believe there is a risk to February’s Beijing Winter Olympics from the emergence of the Omicron coronavirus variant.
Argentina and Paris Saint-Germain forward Lionel Messi won the prestigious Ballon d’Or award as the world’s best male footballer for a record-extending seventh time on Monday.
American superstar Mikaela Shiffrin halted a two-race losing streak to Slovakian rival Petra Vlhova with a commanding home victory in the World Cup slalom in Killington on Sunday.
Palmeiras successfully defended their Copa Libertadores crown as they battled to a 2-1 extra-time win over Flamengo.
Roberto Mancini admitted Italy would rather not have to do battle with Portugal for a place in the 2022 World Cup if they get past North Macedonia.
Antonio Conte says he is not a “magician” and now understands the size of the job on his hands at Tottenham after they suffered one of the most embarrassing nights in their history on Thursday.
Two journalists from Norwegian public broadcasters NRK returned home on Wednesday after being detained for 30 hours in Qatar while reporting on migrant worker issues in the host nation of the 2022 World Cup.
Cristiano Ronaldo’s opportunist strike helped Manchester United to a 2-0 win at Villarreal on Tuesday and guaranteed a place in the knock-out phase of the Champions League while holders Chelsea thrashed Juventus to progress.