A Japanese dream duo of Naomi Osaka and Kei Nishikori could come together for mixed doubles at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics. World number one Osaka, the reigning US and Australian Open champion, and Nishikori, the 2014 US Open runner-up ranked seventh in the world, could be a formidable combination in the
The video used against Mateen Cleaves in the former Michigan State star's trial has been released.
Three major independent fan groups remained silent for the first 33 minutes of Friday's Timbers-Sounders match, which Seattle won 2-1.
Serena Williams and Maria Sharapova will meet in Monday night's first feature match at the US Open with 20-time Grand Slam champion Roger Federer following them on Arthur Ashe Stadium.
Few things are powerful enough to bring people back to the scene of their greatest tragedy. For the community of Paradise that was nearly leveled by a wildfire, football is it. More than 5,000 people are expected at Om Wraith Field on Friday night to watch the Paradise High School Bobcats play their
The Lions lost two former first-round picks and key starters on Friday night with what looked like serious injuries.
World number one Brooks Koepka birdied the 18th hole Friday, capping a three-under-par 67 to take a one-shot lead over Justin Thomas and Rory McIlroy in the US PGA Tour Championship. Under the "staggered start" format by which players were spotted strokes based on their position in the playoff
Giorgi, a 4-6 6-4 7-6(6) winner, will meet Polish qualifier Magda Linette for the title on Saturday. "It’s weird, because I didn’t have so many matches this year," said Giorgi, who made her second final of the season despite three months out in the spring with a wrist injury. Linette stopped
The young and tiny nation of Kosovo has emerged as a world judo power, its unexpected success spearheaded by diminutive Olympic champion Majlinda Kelmendi. Eleven years after it gained independence from Serbia and in her first summer Olympics, Kelmendi's success in Rio in 2016 enabled Kosovo and
While a host of young rivals hope to disrupt the dominance of the "Big Three" in men's tennis, Novak Djokovic, Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer remain the US Open favorites. The year's final Grand Slam showdown starts Monday on the Flushing Meadows hardcourts with top-ranked Djokovic
The Amazon rainforest is experiencing an 85 percent spike in wildfires this year. Most of them are believed to be man-made.
Fellow American Thomas, the top seed who started at 10-under, shot 68, while Northern Irishman McIlroy had a 67. Xander Schauffele, the 2017 champion, eagled the last for a 69 to trail by two strokes as the frontrunners separated themselves from the pack in the season-ending event. World number one
Denmark's Nicole Broch Larsen delivered a second consecutive six-under-par 66 to open up a one-shot lead at the halfway stage of the LPGA Tour's Canadian Pacific Women's Open on Friday. Larsen, chasing her first LPGA Tour victory, carded eight birdies in another low-scoring day at Magna
Mets slugger Pete Alonso is one of a handful of MLB stars involved in the player social program designed to help connect fans with their favorite players.
Eight-time NBA All-Star Dwight Howard is joining the Los Angeles Lakers on a one-year deal after being bought out of his contract with the Memphis Grizzlies, multiple reports said Friday. Howard, 33, agreed terms with the Lakers after meeting with team management on Thursday following a workout with
Police say six Australian men allegedly fixed matches in an online esports game and bet on the rigged results. Victoria Police raided three homes in Melbourne's suburbs on Wednesday and two more homes on Friday, arresting six men aged 19 to 22. ''It's alleged that players were arranging
West Indies were 189-8 at stumps in their first innings, still 108 runs behind in reply to India's 297 total. Sharma's first five-wicket haul in more than a year began when he caught-and-bowled obdurate opener Kraigg Brathwaite for 14.
Two Spokane men were charged with attempted first degree murder and drive by shooting after shooting Dehonta Hayes and Keith Moore.