Olympics: Tokyo Games likely to be pared down, says JOC chief

Tokyo, July 14, 2020 - The rearranged Tokyo Olympics are likely to be a pared-down version of recent editions of the four-yearly Games, Japanese...

Fernando Alonso goes back to the future with Renault F1 team

Paris, July 8, 2020 - Double world champion Fernando Alonso will make a Formula One comeback at the age of 39 next year with...

Soccer teams turning to virtual ‘fan tokens’ to raise money

Madrid, June 24, 2020 — Soccer clubs around Europe are increasingly turning to virtual “fan tokens” to raise money and enhance fan engagement. And the...

Champions League to be completed with eight-team tournament in Lisbon

Bern, July 17, 2020 - This season’s Champions League, suspended in March because of the COVID-19 pandemic, will be completed with an eight-team mini-tournament...

Major League Soccer to restart season on July 8

Orlando, June 10, 2020 - Major League Soccer will restart the season on July 8, after being shut down for almost three months by...

Japan to explore ‘simplified’ Games, says Tokyo governor

Tokyo, June 4, 2020- Tokyo Governor Yuriko Koike said on Thursday it may be necessary to a stage a “simplified” Olympics next year due...

Woods, Mickelson, Manning and Brady showdown set for May 24

Orlando, May 8, 2020 - The coronavirus relief golf match featuring Tiger Woods, Phil Mickelson and Super Bowl-winning quarterbacks Tom Brady and Peyton Manning...

Japan’s Abe says cannot hold Olympics unless pandemic contained

Tokyo, Apr 29, 2020 - Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said on Wednesday that the Tokyo Olympics could not take place next year unless...

Joe Burrow selected first in QB-rich ‘virtual’ NFL Draft

New York, Apr 24, 2020 - The Cincinnati Bengals selected Louisiana State University’s Joe Burrow with the first pick of the NFL Draft on...

Woods, Mickelson, Brady, Manning confirmed for charity match

Miami, Apr 22, 2020 - Tiger Woods and Phil Mickelson will join American football quarterbacks Tom Brady and Peyton Manning in a charity golf...