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Simone Biles makes triumphant return: Weekend in sport -- Five things to know

Olympic champion Simone Biles is back and she is breaking records again. More>>

Serena Williams learned her sister's killer was free minutes before loss

Tennis superstar Serena Williams says she found out her sister's killer had been released from prison minutes before her loss to Johanna Konta last month. More>>

John Elway: Colin Kaepernick 'had his chance' with Broncos

The Denver Broncos are in the market for a backup quarterback, but they won't be signing Colin Kaepernick. More>>

Michael Phelps: 'I'd like to be able to save a life if I can'

It was in 2014, following a second drink driving charge and a six-month suspension from USA Swimming, that Michael Phelps started to talk. More>>

Has the digital age changed football fans?

Sky Ouyang used to avidly follow Real Madrid, keeping up to date with how the La Liga club was doing from his Shanghai home. More>>

Lexi Thompson 'relaxed' after four-week break from golf

World No. 5 Lexi Thompson says she is feeling "very comfortable" after returning to golf following a four-week break. More>>

Teaching saddlery: 'Do it for the horses - you have to give them the best"

Horses might be big and powerful, but they are sensitive creatures and won't put up with any old saddle. More>>

Amateur golfer hits three holes-in-one on the same day

Amateur Ali Gibb enjoyed a trip to the golf course that Tiger Woods could only dream of earlier this week, hitting three holes-in-one on the same day. More>>

Carlos Sainz to replace Fernando Alonso at McLaren

Spanish Formula One driver Carlos Sainz will join McLaren from Renault next season to replace countryman Fernando Alonso, who announced his retirement earlier this week. More>>

What next for football's 'weird' social media craze?

A monkey using a laptop, a singing lion, a chess-playing goat, a footballer dressed as a wolf, plumes of white smoke from a restaurant chimney. Not forgetting the cryptic messages, Ikea-style pictorial instructions, magic... More>>

Ebenezer Cobb Morley: Google Doodle celebrates football's founding father

Before 1863, football was a chaotic and mostly unregulated sport, with differing sets of rules that added to the confusion. More>>

Sleepless in Berlin: Dina Asher-Smith kept awake by golden success

British athlete Dina Asher-Smith isn't getting much sleep these days. More>>

Tracy Edwards: 'Maiden was either met with antipathy or aggression'

In 1989, Tracy Edwards would have recoiled at the thought of being a feminist. More>>

Fernando Alonso: McLaren's Spanish star to leave Formula 1

Formula One is to lose one of its bona fide stars after two-time world champion Fernando Alonso announced he will not race in the sport next year. More>>

Oklahoma quarterback Kyler Murray matches coach's salary with MLB deal

Here's one way to get paid in American college athletics: Go professional in another sport. More>>

Brooks Koepka: Golf's hot property and the struggle to be famous

He's the hottest golfer on the planet, though you might struggle to recognize him. More>>

Tottenham Hotspur delays stadium opening over safety concerns

English Premier League club Tottenham Hotspur has been forced to postpone the opening of its new stadium over "issues with the critical safety systems." More>>

Former Ohio State assistant Zach Smith says he kept 2013 arrest secret from head coach Urban Meyer

Former Ohio State wide receivers coach Zach Smith says he kept a 2013 arrest secret from Buckeyes head coach Urban Meyer, according to his attorney. More>>

Box-office Tiger Woods in contention for Ryder Cup wildcard pick

He's been described as "priceless" as a Ryder Cup assistant captain, but Tiger Woods' runner-up finish in the US PGA has lifted him into serious contention to earn a wildcard spot as a player for September's match. More>>

PGA Championship: Brooks Koepka holds off Tiger Woods to triumph

Tiger Woods came up tantalizingly short in his bid for a 15th major title as Brooks Koepka captured his second of the year by claiming the 100th PGA Championship in St. Louis Sunday. More>>

Tiger Woods' tale outshines Brooks Koepka's US PGA win

It has been five years since Tiger Woods last won a golf tournament -- 10 years since he secured the last of his 14 majors -- but the former world No.1 had the world of golf abuzz with a remarkable charge to finish second... More>>

Arsenal sponsored by... Rwanda?

With "Visit Rwanda' emblazoned on its kit, Arsenal F.C. made its season debut against Manchester City in a big-name clash in the English Premier League Sunday. More>>

PGA Championship: Tiger challenges after successive 66s in St. Louis

Tiger Woods gave himself a fighting chance of winning his first major in more than a decade with a second straight four-under 66 Saturday to trail PGA Championship leader Brooks Koepka by four shots going into the final... More>>

Florida police union rescinds ticket discounts amid NFL National Anthem protests

A Florida police union is urging Miami Dolphins ticket holders to return their tickets after members of the team knelt during the National Anthem to protest police brutality, among other racial and social issues. More>>

NFL players kneel, raise fists or sit out National Anthem as preseason gets in full swing

The NFL's warmup games are in full swing -- and the National Anthem protests are back. More>>

Superstar mare Winx retains top spot in world rankings

She's the superstar of Australian racing, but Winx is also rated No.1 worldwide after she retained top spot in the Longines World's Best Racehorse Rankings. More>>

Millions spent & mind games -- it's the start of another English Premier League campaign

Millions of dollars have been spent, mind games have already begun and fan optimism is at its peak which can only mean one thing -- the English Premier League is about to raise the curtain on another campaign which... More>>

Jarrod Lyle remembered by fellow golfers at PGA Championship

He carded a five-under-par 65 to take the clubhouse lead at the PGA Championship on Thursday, but golf wasn't all Rickie Fowler was thinking about during the last major of the season. More>>

The return of the greatest team you've never heard of

It is arguably the greatest team you've never heard of. More>>

Kepa Arrizabalaga joins Chelsea as English Premier League clubs scramble to finalize squads

English Premier League clubs were scrambling Thursday to finalize their squads for the new season. More>>

Felipe Massa powered by thrill of the competition in Formula E

He competed in 269 Formula One races, won 11 of them, and for a few seconds at the end of the 2008 season it looked like he was about to become world champion. More>>

Australian golfer Jarrod Lyle dies aged 36, leaves message for supporters

Australian golfer Jarrod Lyle has died after a long battle with cancer, leaving a final message shared by his wife: "Thanks for your support, it meant the world." More>>

Deadline Day: Helping new overseas stars feel at home in the English Premier League

When Kepa Arrizabalaga signed for Chelsea from Athletic Bilbao, few fans will have been thinking about where their newest recruit is going to live. More>>

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