Sports

Djokovic, Williams chase tennis history in US Open Covid bubble

New York, Aug 30, 2020 — The US Open becomes the first Grand Slam of the Covid-19 era when it starts tomorrow in a...

Formula One adds 4 races to 2020 calendar but cuts Chinese GP

Paris, Aug 25, 2020 - Four Grand Prix races, in Turkey, Bahrain (two) and Abu Dhabi, have been added to the 2020 Formula One...

Steely Bayern edge PSG to claim Champions League crown

Lisbon, Aug 24, 2020 - Bayern Munich were crowned European champions for the sixth time after beating Paris St Germain 1-0 thanks to a...

Badminton star Momota sparks online frenzy with coaching offer

Tokyo, Aug 19, 2020 - It’s an irresistible prospect for budding badminton players — a chance to be coached by Japanese world No 1...

Morikawa serves notice with PGA Championship triumph

San Francisco, Aug 10, 2020 - Collin Morikawa made a stunning late eagle after the drive of his life to pull away from a...

Liverpool beat Chelsea in thriller before title party

Liverpool, England, July 23, 2020- Champions Liverpool geared up to lift the Premier League trophy with a 5-3 win over Chelsea in a goal...

‘Judo therapy’: Martial art with healing power

Tokyo, July 19, 2020 — Judo is known for its killer throws and lightning-fast grappling moves but the sport has a lesser-known application popular...

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...