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Claudio Ranieri lined up after Roma fires Eusebio Di Francesco

Fri, 03/08/2019 - 01:30
Eusebio Di Francesco was fired as Roma coach after the team crashed out of the Champions League, the Italian club confirmed on Thursday, with former ...

Hall of Fame pitcher Tom Seaver diagnosed with dementia

Fri, 03/08/2019 - 00:49
Hall of Fame pitcher Tom Seaver, the star of the Miracle Mets 1969 World Series championship team, has been diagnosed with dementia at age 74.His ...

Popular ex-pro wrestler Richard ‘The Destroyer’ Beyer dies at 88

Fri, 03/08/2019 - 00:12
Richard Beyer, a former American pro wrestler who was popular in Japan in the 1960s and 1970s, died at his home on the outskirts of ...

Spotlight returns to Jose Mourinho after Real Madrid collapse

Thu, 03/07/2019 - 06:09
With Real Madrid in tatters, it’s time to talk about Jose Mourinho again.The spotlight turned to the Portuguese coach immediately after Madrid’s disastrous week came ...

Olympic silver medalist Daniel Rudisha, father of David, dies at 73

Thu, 03/07/2019 - 05:58
Daniel Rudisha, an Olympic silver-medalist runner in 1968 and the father of two-time Olympic 800-meter champion David Rudisha, has died. He was 73.David Rudisha made ...

Sumo lacks marquee rivalries of recent times

Thu, 03/07/2019 - 01:54
The upcoming Spring Grand Sumo Tournament seems to have everything going for it.The basho kicks off with a wealth of storylines. One is a tale ...

World Rugby releases outline for proposed World League

Thu, 03/07/2019 - 01:49
World Rugby has released an outline of the contentious 12-team World League it plans to launch in 2022 in an effort to quell concerns that ...

FIFA explores Kuwait, Oman as 2022 World Cup co-hosts: source

Thu, 03/07/2019 - 01:49
FIFA continues the push to expand the 2022 World Cup to 48 teams, considering Kuwait and Oman becoming co-hosts with Qatar, which remains in the ...

Tomoki Hiwatashi in hunt for title at world junior championships

Thu, 03/07/2019 - 01:48
American Tomoki Hiwatashi is in second place after the short program on Wednesday at the world junior championships in Zagreb.The 19-year-old from Hoffman Estates, Illinois, ...

Ayaka Takahashi, Misaki Matsutomo crash out of All England Open on first day

Thu, 03/07/2019 - 01:48
Ayaka Takahashi and Misaki Matsutomo, who won the women’s doubles for Japan’s first Olympic gold in badminton in Rio de Janeiro, suffered a shock defeat ...

LeBron surpasses Jordan on career scoring list

Thu, 03/07/2019 - 01:47
When LeBron James hit the driving layup that pushed him past Michael Jordan into fourth place on the NBA’s career scoring list, even the Denver ...

Royals catcher Salvador Perez has Tommy John surgery

Thu, 03/07/2019 - 01:46
Kansas City Royals catcher Salvador Perez underwent Tommy John surgery Wednesday to repair a torn ligament in his right elbow, a procedure that will sideline ...

Hakuho, other challengers ready to chase spring glory

Thu, 03/07/2019 - 01:44
The Osaka Basho, which gets underway on Sunday, is arguably the most wide-open tournament sumo has seen in years.With three of the last four meets ...

Toyama looks to improve defense

Thu, 03/07/2019 - 01:23
The Toyama Grouses, one of B. League’s premier offensive clubs, present a formidable challenge for opposing defenses.They put points on the board in a hurry. ...

Manchester United eliminates PSG in thrilling finish

Thu, 03/07/2019 - 01:22
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer showed he’s still a specialist in delivering last-minute victories for Manchester United in the Champions League. Paris Saint-Germain, though, remains a specialist ...

Vissel add Sergi Samper to loaded lineup

Thu, 03/07/2019 - 01:13
Vissel Kobe has added another name to its ever-growing list of Barcelona connections.The J. League first-division club announced on Thursday the signing of defensive midfielder ...

Hanshin’s Fumihito Haraguchi back in action after cancer surgery

Wed, 03/06/2019 - 23:46
Hanshin Tigers backup catcher Fumihito Haraguchi resumed training at the club’s minor league facility in Nishinomiya, Hyogo Prefecture on Thursday, after undergoing surgery for colorectal ...

Teenager Daiki Hashioka scores twice as Urawa downs Buriram in Asian Champions League clash

Wed, 03/06/2019 - 06:41
Nineteen-year-old winger Daiki Hashioka netted a second-half brace as the Urawa Reds beat visiting Thai side Buriram United 3-0 in their opening Asian Champions League ...

James Harden scores 35 to lead Rockets past Raptors

Wed, 03/06/2019 - 06:25
James Harden and the Houston Rockets watched a big lead evaporate, yet managed to keep their winning streak intact.Harden scored 19 of his 35 points ...

Shining Arcs coach Rob Penney steps down after five seasons

Wed, 03/06/2019 - 05:56
NTT Communications Shining Arcs said Wednesday that Rob Penney will step down from his role as head coach after five seasons with the Japan Rugby ...

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