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Lindsey Vonn injures back, pulls out of St. Moritz race

She's targeting a historic season but Lindsey Vonn pulled out of a race in St. Moritz after injuring her back Saturday. More>>

Hong Kong International Races: The rise of the globetrotting racehorse

Immaterial of the result, Highland Reel looks set to run its last race on Sunday in Hong Kong. More>>

Will Pep Guardiola's Manchester City become the new 'Invincibles'?

With 14 wins and just one draw so far, Manchester City are on pace to pull off the most dominant season in Premier League history -- but can they go undefeated? More>>

Sergio Garcia on his 'best year ever' and winning partnership with his wife

Sergio Garcia used to be regarded as golf's nearly man. More>>

How the world reacted to Cristiano Ronaldo's fifth Ballon d'Or

Cristiano Ronaldo claimed his fifth Ballon d'Or Thursday, equaling the record set by eternal rival Lionel Messi. More>>

Lindsey Vonn goes for gold in the memory of her late grandad

When Lindsey Vonn goes for gold at next year's PyeongChang Olympics, she will do so in the memory of her late grandfather. More>>

'I feel like I have the game to win,' says big-hitting US teen golfer Angel Yin

When Angel Yin first picked up a golf club aged six she'd never even heard of the sport. More>>

Lindsey Vonn and Mikaela Shiffrin speak out against Russian doping

It's been called an unprecedented attack on the integrity of the Olympic Games and sport, prompting the most wide-ranging punishment ever meted out to a participating nation. More>>

Lindsey Vonn: I won't be representing US President at Winter Olympics

A number of US athletes have spoken out against Donald Trump during his presidency -- and skier Lindsey Vonn has become the latest to have her say. More>>

Vladimir Putin won't tell Russian athletes to boycott Winter Olympics

Russian President Vladimir Putin says the country's athletes won't be told to boycott the 2018 Winter Olympics following the International Olympic Committee's decision to ban the Russian Olympic team from competing in... More>>

Serena Williams has entered to play Australian Open, says tournament chief

Serena Williams has entered to play in the first grand slam of the season at January's Australian Open, according to the tournament's organizers. More>>

Russia ban adds to South Korea's Winter Olympics woes

South Korean Olympic organizers have expressed shock after Russia was banned from taking part in the upcoming Pyeongchang Winter Games. More>>

Russia banned from Winter Olympics but 'clean' athletes can compete

Russia has been banned from the 2018 Winter Olympics in South Korea over the country's "systemic manipulation" of anti-doping rules. More>>

Sergio Garcia swaps clubs for a football to play FootGolf

He rolls the ball across the green, watching it trickle slowly towards the hole... As it slips painstakingly wide, the onlookers gasp in disbelief. More>>

Is Russia ready to host the 2018 World Cup?

Football fans will have their work cut out traveling between host cities at the 2018 World Cup. More>>

Los Angeles Lakers to enforce so-called 'LaVar Ball rule'

There's now at least one less place to interview LaVar Ball. More>>

Colin Kaepernick honored with ACLU award

As Colin Kaepernick made his way to the podium, a surprised crowd broke into thunderous applause. More>>

Tiger Woods targets majors in 2018

Just a few months ago, Tiger Woods wasn't sure if he'd ever play competitive golf again, but after a promising return to action he is already plotting an assault on the majors in 2018. More>>

Chapecoense qualifies for Copa Libertadores playoffs with late winner

Just over a year since the plane crash that killed most of Chapecoense's players and staff, the Brazilian club's remarkable recovery continues. More>>

Goalkeeper scores in injury time to make history against AC Milan

He is the struggling team's goalkeeper, but his injury-time score sparked wild celebrations and left the opposition manager proclaiming that a knife wound would have been easier to tolerate. More>>

India cricket test players battle on through thick New Delhi smog

Test cricketers from Sri Lanka and India have resumed play Monday despite soaring air pollution levels that left players vomiting and struggling to breathe. More>>

Slalom queen Mikaela Shiffrin scores maiden downhill win

She is known as a slalom specialist, but Mikaela Shiffrin can add speed machine to her glittering resume with a first World Cup downhill victory in Lake Louise. More>>

Daniel Abt stripped of maiden Formula E win

Daniel Abt's joy following his maiden Formula E win didn't last long. More>>

Daniel Abt celebrates maiden Formula E win at Hong Kong ePrix

It will be a birthday that Daniel Abt will never forget. More>>

Uta and Hifumi Abe: Japan's judo double act

They are Japan's unstoppable brother-sister act. The two rising stars of a sport this country holds in a vice-like grip. More>>

Vonn crashes as Shiffrin scores first downhill podium in Lake Louise

She had been expected to add to her Lake Louise legend, but Lindsey Vonn crashed in the women's World Cup downhill opener as Mikaela Shiffrin scored her first podium in the speed event Friday. More>>

Formula E 2017/18: Sam Bird wins chaotic season opener in Hong Kong

Sam Bird survived a drive-through penalty to take the checkered flag at the opening race of the 2017/18 Formula E season in Hong Kong on Saturday. More>>

Legends of Judo: How Anton Geesink changed the sport forever

It was the moment that changed judo forever. More>>

World Cup draw: Ronaldo to face familiar foes as Portugal lands Spain

Cristiano Ronaldo won't need to do much scouting ahead of Portugal's opener at next year's football World Cup in Russia as the reigning European champions landed in the same group as Spain. More>>

Tokyo Grand Slam 2017: Inside the world's most spiritual sport

In an unassuming Tokyo tower block sits the headquarters of a sport at a spiritual crossroads. More>>

Tiger Woods shows signs of substance in latest comeback

No one's getting carried away, but there were enough signs of the old Tiger Woods to suggest there might be some substance to his latest comeback. More>>

Rugby Sevens: Blitzboks and Black Ferns aiming for clean sweep in 2018

The stage is set for an epic battle of speed, stamina and strength as some of the world's most talented rugby players embark upon a momentous sevens season. More>>

How Lindsey Vonn mixes style with speed in Lake Louise

Less than 48 hours before a crucial part of her season gets under way in Lake Louise, Canada, Lindsey Vonn is launching her very own clothing collection. More>>

Copa Libertadores: Gremio beat Lanus to be crowned champions for third time

The taste of victory is made all the sweeter if you've had to wait more than two decades to savor it. More>>

World Cup 2018: What you need to know about Friday's draw

Before a World Cup, there has to be a World Cup draw. More>>

Eli Manning's benching sends shockwaves throughout NFL

As he normally is, Eli Manning was at Giants practice Wednesday. Except this time the two-time Super Bowl MVP was no longer the main man -- he was the understudy. More>>

Doping whistleblower Grigory Rodchenkov urges Russia to come clean

He's the eccentric doctor immortalized in the Netflix documentary Icarus, the whistleblower who exposed what a leading report called a doping "cover-up that operated on an unprecedented scale" in Russia. More>>

Boris Becker: Tennis great takes World Cup quiz

Boris Becker is best known for winning three Wimbledon titles and six grand slam tennis tournaments. More>>

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