DOHA2019: Coe plays down empty seats

GLOBAL athletics Chief, Sebastian Coe played down the spectacle of empty seats at the World Championships in Qatar on Wednesday, vowing to continue to seek out new territories to stage the championships... Read more »

Japan Open: Djokovic beats Soeda to reach quarter finals

COMING off an injury, Novak Djokovic is confident his game is going in the right direction.  Djokovic needed only two sets and 95 minutes to defeat Japanese wild-card entry Go Soeda 6-3,... Read more »

US Open champion, Bianca makes it 16 wins in a row

THE Bianca Andreescu juggernaut rolls on as the US Open champion beat Elise Mertens at the China Open to win her 16th consecutive match.  The Canadian hasn’t lost a match since the... Read more »

IAAF: Semenya lashes out at Coe

CASTER Semenya has lashed out at the IAAF and Sebastian Coe as she remains barred from competing in middle-distance events.  In a candid column on Players Tribune, Semenya talks about the upsetting... Read more »

Rock to return to WWE

..Set to fight Roman Reigns FINALLY The Rock has come back to lay the SmackDown on the highly-anticipated FOX premiere. The star-studded premiere adds even more Hollywood style as the “Fast &... Read more »

WWE teases fans with CM Punk’s return

RUMOURS of a potential CM Punk return have been taking over the WWE, once again. This is perhaps the most discussed topic of the decade which leads to ‘CM Punk’ chants on... Read more »

UFC: Whittaker ready to fight Adesanya

ROBERT Whittaker has labelled his UFC middleweight world title defence against New Zealand’s Israel Adesanya on Sunday as a milestone bout and says he has thrashed himself into the best shape of... Read more »

Madrid: Mourinho to replace Zidane

ZINEDINE Zidane’s future will be reportedly determined by whether he can win El Clasico later this month as Real Madrid line up the appointment of Jose Mourinho. The Frenchman, who rejoined the... Read more »

Ruiz urges AJ to take a break from boxing after rematch

ANDY Ruiz Jr thinks Anthony Joshua should take a break from fighting after their rematch in December. Joshua and Ruiz Jr go to war again later this year, with the British heavyweight... Read more »

Valencia 0, Ajax 3: Ajax beat Valencia in Spain

VALENCIA were no match for Ajax, though the hosts may have stood a chance if not for Dani Parejo’s woeful penalty miss.  Ajax kept up their winning start in Champions League Group... Read more »

Barca 2, Inter 1: Suarez brace lifts Barca over Inter

LUIS Suarez scored two superlative goals as Barcelona beat Inter Milan 2-1 in a thrilling Champions League Group F encounter at the Camp Nou on Wednesday.  Lautaro Martinez got the visitors off... Read more »

Slavia Prague 0, Borussia Dortmund 2: Achraf double drags BVB to victory

BORUSSIA Dortmund claimed their first win of the Champions League group stage this season after battling to a 2-0 victory away to Slavia Prague. Achraf Hakimi struck in each half to settle... Read more »

Bayern: Alaba, Boateng are undergoing treatment

BAYERN Munich’s squad depth might get tested shortly, but the injuries to David Alaba and Jerome Boateng do not appear to be serious. Alaba, who had his ribs stomped by Tottenham Hotspur’s... Read more »

Man City on the right path for UCL glory – Sterling

RAHEEM Sterling believes Manchester City are on the right path to Champions League glory.  The Premier League winners have fallen short in Europe in recent years but continued their winning start in... Read more »

Ole questions pitch ahead Europa match

MAN United head to Holland to play AZ Alkmaar on Thursday night, and it seems their plastic pitch hasn’t gone down well with Ole Gunnar. Some of his comments were reported by... Read more »

Emery backs Pepe as pressure grows on winger

UNAI Emery has urged Nicolas Pepe to relish the pressure that comes with being Arsenal’s club record signing.UNAI Emery  insists the club’s record signing will come good despite his poor performance against... Read more »

Liverpool beat Salzburg in 7-goal thriller

JURGEN Klopp praised opponents, Red Bull Salzburg but felt his Liverpool side were almost architects of their own downfall in their 4-3 Champions League win. Goals from Sadio Mane, Andy Robertson and... Read more »

UCL: Lille fall 1-2 to Chelsea

Abraham, Osimhen on score sheet WILLIAN’S excellent second-half volley gave Chelsea victory over Lille in their second Champions League group stage match in France.  The Brazilian put away substitute, Callum Hudson-Odoi’s cross... Read more »

Amiens vs Marseille match preview

MARSEILLE picked up their third straight draw last week as it finished 1-1 against Rennes. Marseille trailed at half-time before battling back for the point through Duje Ćaleta-Car’s goal. This has become... Read more »

Montpellier vs Monaco match preview

MONACO suffered an awful start to the season with two defeats and six goals conceded, three of which came against newly promoted Metz. It didn’t really improve after that with poor results... Read more »