Sports
Latest stories
Sakkari Ousts Venus Williams to Reach San Jose Semis

Greece's Maria Sakkari delivered one of the biggest upsets of her career at the WTA San Jose tournament on Friday, ousting former seven-time Grand Slam champion Venus Williams in a straight sets shocker. 

W140 Full Story
Chelsea's Courtois Wants Madrid Move for Family Reasons

Chelsea goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois wants a move back to Spain for family reasons, his agent said, following reports linking him with a move to Real Madrid.

W140 Full Story
Syrian Refugee Girls Pursue Squash Dreams in Hong Kong

As three young Syrian squash players enthusiastically pound the courts in Hong Kong they are clearly enjoying their first ever international tournament.

W140 Full Story
He's Back: Neymar Rejoins PSG on China Tour

Dozens of screaming fans welcomed Brazil star Neymar on Thursday as he flew in to China to rejoin Paris Saint-Germain after his disappointing World Cup.

W140 Full Story
Chelsea Target Lewandowski Going Nowhere, Insists Bayern Boss

Bayern Munich chairman Karl-Heinz Rummenigge has said Robert Lewandowski is not for sale -- at any price -- amid reports that Chelsea are the latest top club chasing the Poland striker.

"Our door remains closed, the top quality we have at Bayern Munich will stay here," Rummenigge told Wednesday's edition of Munich-based newspaper TZ.

W140 Full Story
Ibrahimovic to Miss MLS All-Star Game after First Galaxy Hat-Trick

Swedish star striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic will miss Wednesday's MLS All-Star Game against former club Juventus, the Los Angeles Galaxy announced Monday, citing workload and travel issues.

W140 Full Story
Iraq Football Team to Play First Match in Palestinian Territories

Iraq's national football team is set to travel Thursday on its first-ever visit to the Israeli-occupied West Bank where it will face off against the Palestinian national squad, a team official said Monday. 

W140 Full Story
Neymar Blames 'Brattish' Behavior on His Inner Child

Neymar has tackled critics who derided his play-acting at the World Cup, admitting he "overreacts" and blaming his "brat" like behavior on his inner child.

W140 Full Story
French World Cup Glory Costs China Firm $9 Million and Counting

A Chinese kitchen appliance maker said Monday it has so far made refunds worth nine million dollars, fulfilling a costly pledge to reimburse customers if France won the World Cup.

W140 Full Story
'So Much Love': Ozil Thanks Arsenal Fans after Germany Racism Row

Mesut Ozil thanked Arsenal fans for their "love" at a pre-season friendly after a torrid week following his racism allegations against Germany's football body.

W140 Full Story