Kobe Bryant backs women to play in NBA ‘right now’

Having been seen with his daughter, Gianna, at numerous NBA games recently, Bryant was quizzed on whether there may one day be a future...

‘Go back to your country’: Rugby star Maxime Mbanda recalls abuse

The rugby star doesn't think of Italy as a racist country, but that can make the moments he is on the receiving end of...

Jennifer King named as full-year coaching intern with the Washington Redskins

King will be joining head coach Ron Rivera's offensive staff and will work with them throughout the offseason, training camp and regular season.She is...

Teen sensation continues incredible scoring record with another brace

Teenage sensation Erling Braut Håland continued his incredible record for new club Borussia Dortmund after he netted a brace in the team's 5-0 thrashing...

With society shutting down will Tokyo 2020 go ahead?

Thursday in the US was one of the most extraordinary in the country's sports history as the NBA, the WNBA and the much-anticipated NCAA's...

Teenager Curtis Jones helps Liverpool beat Everton with sensational goal

The tie was evenly balanced until Jones -- an academy product who made his first team debut last year -- settled the contest with...

Kobe Bryant, fiery NBA superstar and future Hall of Famer, is dead at 41

He was the rare celebrity who didn't need a last name. Oprah. LeBron. Beyonce. Kobe. Everyone knew who you were talking about.After his 20-year...

Female chess ref caught up in hijab storm

Currently the chief adjudicator at the Women's World Chess Championship held in Russia and China, Shohreh Bayat says she fears arrest after a photograph...

Liverpool lose first Premier League game of the season

The reigning European Champions had been undefeated in its first 27 league games, winning 26 and drawing just one and were just one win...

Tokyo Marathon mass race canceled over coronavirus fears

Scheduled to take place on March 1, it is one of the biggest marathon events in the world. Over 37,000 people took to the...

Swimmer braved freezing water to uncover Antarctica’s ‘dark secret’

This was like nothing he had seen before, a kaleidoscope that twisted between turquoise, electric blue, royal blue, indigo and violet, before darkness took...

Donald Trump gets his US geography wrong with Super Bowl tweet

US President Donald Trump was quick to congratulate Mahomes' team on their win, though initially he had a few geographical problems. "Congratulations to the...

Nicolas Portal, Team Ineos sporting director, dies aged 40

The Frenchman played a key role in Team Sky -- the cycling outfit then underwent a rebrand following Sir Jim Ratcliffe's takeover -- winning...

Legendary Grand National horse race to take place virtually

And considering that gambling goes hand-in-hand with the sport, could members of the public place a bet on the eventual outcome of such an...

Sabrina Ionescu makes history just hours after speaking at the memorial for Kobe and...

Just hours after the 22-year-old Oregon Ducks star spoke at Kobe and Gianna Bryant's memorial in Los Angeles, Ionescu was back on the basketball...

Remembering Kobe Bryant’s final game

Fans' final vision of Bryant in a purple and gold uniform four years ago was like many before as the Los Angeles Lakers' legend...

Benchetrit hits back at critics over ball girl banana drama

Elliot Benchetrit, who came from behind to beat Dmitry Popko 4-6 6-2 6-3 in a qualifying round on Saturday, found himself embroiled in a...

The $20 million Saudi Cup to become world’s richest horse race

The race is offering an incredible $20 million prize purse -- with a staggering $10 million going to the team behind the winning horse....

Soccer clash in Germany draws full stadium, despite nearby coronavirus outbreak

The highly anticipated game between the high-flying Borussia Mönchengladbach and Borussia Dortmund in the German Bundesliga was played Saturday night in Mönchengladbach's Borussia Park....

A fan’s homage to Kobe Bryant

Some texts came from people I haven't spoken to in years, and even my Mom, who doesn't care about sports, immediately texted me.I've been...