Barcelona coach Gerardo Martino said "something is not right" with Lionel Messi after the Argentina forward vomited during an international friendly.
The 26-year-old Messi doubled-over and appeared to be sick during Argentina's 0-0 draw against Romania on Wednesday.Full Story
As Bayern Munich close in on another Bundesliga title, coach Pep Guardiola admitted on Friday that there are unlikely to be many changes to his squad ahead of next season.
Guardiola was taken by surprise when asked about the club's plans for the summer as he prepared for Saturday's trip to play Wolfsburg.Full Story
Formula One's latest changes mean the sexy purr of engines and the violent throttle of speed won't quite be what they used to be.
The usual title talk has surrounded preseason testing as usual, but the normally boisterous roar of F1's engines has been slightly subdued.Full Story
Lleyton Hewitt scratched out a 7-6 (2), 3-6, 6-3 victory over fellow Australian Matthew Ebden on Thursday in the first round of the BNP Paribas Open to move within one of joining the ATP Tour's 600-win club.
Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal are the only active players to have reached the milestone. The 33-year-old Hewitt will face 17th-seeded Kevin Anderson in the second round.Full Story
Carson Yeung, the part-owner of English Championship club Birmingham City, has been sentenced to six years in jail for money laundering.
Hong Kong District Court judge Douglas Yau handed down the sentence on Friday after Yeung was found guilty on Monday over the receipt of 721 million Hong Kong dollars ($93 million) using five bank accounts between January 2001 and December 2007.Full Story
Dozens of Muslim students from the disputed Indian territory of Kashmir were expelled from their university and briefly threatened with sedition charges because they cheered for the Pakistani cricket team during a televised match against arch rival India, police said Thursday, while the Indian state's elected leader called for leniency.
Akhilesh Yadav, chief minister of northern Uttar Pradesh state, said he told state officials that such a serious charge as sedition, which carries a possible life sentence, should be not be used because the students probably didn't understand the gravity of their actions.Full Story
Even after its heaviest Six Nations defeat in five years, France is still in the title race.
But with points differential likely to determine the champion, France has the worst of the four teams tied for the lead — plus one. Ireland, by contrast, was plus 42.Full Story
Arsenal midfielder Jack Wilshere will be out for about six weeks after cracking a bone in his left foot while playing for England.
Wilshere was injured following a heavy tackle by Denmark defender Daniel Agger in the first half of England's 1-0 win at Wembley Stadium on Wednesday.Full Story
Egypt's football association said on Thursday it suspended a player accused of gesturing in support of the military chief, in violation of rules against political statements by players.
Salah Amin, with the Tala'ea El-Gaish club, is the latest sportsman to be punished for making a political gesture, after the Al Ahly club suspended a player last November for a pro-Islamist salute.Full Story
New manager Alain Perrin warned China to expect changes and hard work ahead of next year's Asian Cup after they came perilously close to missing out on a place in the competition.
China had been expected to go through with ease in Wednesday's final qualifiers but in the event, they needed a late penalty from Zhang Xizhe to scramble home on goal difference.Full Story