AFP London Liverpool players showed their solidarity with the Black Lives Matter movement following the death of George Floyd in the United States by taking a knee around the centre circle at Anfield on Monday. Reds stars including ..
DPA Berlin Formula One drivers Charles Leclerc and George Russell were among those to speak out against racism after six-time world champion Lewis Hamilton delivered a stinging critic of the sport for its silence. “To be completely ..
AFP Los Angeles NBA icon Michael Jordan decried “ingrained racism” in America as the sports world’s reaction to the death of unarmed black man George Floyd leapt leagues and continents. “I am deeply saddened, truly pained and plain ..
Agencies NEW DELHI Star batsman Steve Smith says the experience of having played more pink ball games than India would give Australia ‘slight advantage’ when the two sides clash under flood lights in December but the Virat Kohli-led ..
AFP Milan Serie A will return after a three-month coronavirus-enforced absence on June 20 with Torino hosting Parma in the first of four postponed matches on the opening weekend, the Italian league confirmed on Monday. The ..
DPA Cologne (Germany) RB Leipzig triumphed from a goal down in Cologne to win 4-2 on Monday and return to the Bundesliga’s Champions League spots. Patrik Schick and Christopher Nkunku cancelled Jhon Cordoba’s early opener for ..
AFP London Horse racing resumed in England on Monday as professional sport got under way again following the easing of coronavirus lockdown restrictions. Elite sport in Britain has been in a deep freeze since March but the ..
AFP Kladno (Czech Republic) Two-time Olympic champion Barbora Spotakova stole the show as athletics returned to business across the Czech Republic on Monday, following a drawn-out break due to the coronavirus pandemic. Athletes ..
AFP Colombo Sri Lanka’s national team trained together on Monday for the first time in more than two-and-a-half months to sharpen their skills and fitness ahead of a potential restart of the international game, skipper Dimuth ..
AFP New Delhi Former Pakistan star Waqar Younis has called on Shahid Afridi and Gautam Gambhir to end their social media war, and for India and Pakistan to resume playing cricket. After being fierce on-field rivals, Pakistan’s ..
Agencies Kingston (Jamaica) West Indies opening batsman Chris Gayle on Monday said that racism is not just restricted to football but exists in cricket too. His remark comes as ‘Black Lives Matter’ protests are taking place ..
DPA Berlin Four Bundesliga players could face sanctions from the German football federation (DFB) for making anti-racism protests during weekend games. Schalke’s Weston McKennie and Borussia Dortmund pair Jadon Sancho and ..
AFP New Delhi Indian paceman Jasprit Bumrah said cricket should seek an “alternative” for shining the ball if the game’s governing body ban the use of saliva during the coronavirus pandemic. The International Cricket Council (ICC) ..
AFP Paris The 彩票信誉平台 MotoGP season lost another race on Monday when the Japanese Grand Prix was cancelled. The first 11 races of the season have been either postponed or cancelled due to the coronavirus pandemic. MotoGP organisers ..
SYDNEY: Australia star Steve Smith admitted on Monday he has barely picked up a bat since cricket shut down, but said he was in his best physical shape in years. The 30-year-old, the world’s number one Test batsman, has been out of ..
AFP Los Angeles Former world number one Vijay Singh won’t tee it up on the developmental Korn Ferry Tour in June after all, Golf Channel reported on Sunday. Golf Channel said the PGA Tour had confirmed that the 57-year-old Fijian has ..