Big wreck in final IndyCar practice at Fontana

Sat, 30 Aug 2014 05:44:48 GMT

Rookie IndyCar driver Mikhail Aleshin was taken away from the track in an ambulance and airlifted to a hospital Friday night after a frightening crash in the final practice session for the series season finale.

Yaya Toure was subjected to racist chanting at CSKA Moscow last season

Sat, 30 Aug 2014 02:01:33 GMT

Manchester City boss Manuel Pellegrini does not think Yaya Toure will have a problem returning to CSKA Moscow this season.

Bernard Tomic could not take to the court for his second-round match

Fri, 29 Aug 2014 22:11:27 GMT

Fourth seed David Ferrer was handed a walkover into the third round of the US Open when opponent Bernard Tomic pulled out with hip problems.

Sean Dyche will look to inflict more misery on Manchester United

Fri, 29 Aug 2014 18:20:46 GMT

Burnley manager Sean Dyche believes it will take time for Manchester United to adapt to Louis van Gaal's 3-5-2 formation because it is so "radical."

Arsene Wenger could yet make a late move in the transfer market

Fri, 29 Aug 2014 12:30:38 GMT

Arsene Wenger insists Arsenal can still challenge for the Barclays Premier League title even if they fail to sign cover for the injured Olivier Giroud.

Malaysia Airlines to cut 6,000 staff in overhaul

Fri, 29 Aug 2014 12:30:37 GMT

Joan Rivers is in a New York City hospital, one day after going into cardiac arrest at a doctor's office.

Andy Murray, pictured, was not troubled by Matthias Bachinger in New York

Fri, 29 Aug 2014 09:24:38 GMT

After his struggles with cramp against Robin Haase on Monday, which almost proved terminal to his hopes for the tournament, what was required against German qualifier Matthias Bachinger was a straightforward outing.

Ian Ayre insists Liverpool can cope without the services of Luis Suarez

Fri, 29 Aug 2014 06:24:21 GMT

Liverpool are relishing the prospect of hosting reigning Champions League winners Real Madrid after the Reds were handed a glamorous return to the European stage.

Mauricio Pochettino, pictured, gave credit to the resilience shown by Harry Kane

Fri, 29 Aug 2014 06:24:20 GMT

Mauricio Pochettino has been impressed by Harry Kane's attitude and aptitude since arriving at Tottenham - no more so than when he overcame an early penalty miss against AEL Limassol to set his side on course for the Europa League group stage.

Top 25 Capsules

Fri, 29 Aug 2014 04:18:01 GMT

Kenny Hill broke Johnny Manziel's single-game passing record with 511 yards and No.

Serena Williams, pictured, breezed past Vania King 6-1 6-0 despite windy conditions

Fri, 29 Aug 2014 00:09:45 GMT

The two-time defending champion is perfectly capable of bulldozing her way through the toughest of draws but cannot now meet a top-10 rival until the semi-finals after Ana Ivanovic lost to Karolina Pliskova.

Novak Djokovic had the easiest of matches as he eased into the third round of the US Open

Fri, 29 Aug 2014 00:09:44 GMT

Novak Djokovic dropped just four games against Paul-Henri Mathieu as he coasted into the third round of the US Open.

Stewart returning to competition after fatal crash

Thu, 28 Aug 2014 22:04:47 GMT

Tony Stewart will return to Sprint Cup competition Sunday night at Atlanta Motor Speedway, ending a three-race hiatus taken after he struck and killed a fellow driver during a dirt-track race.

Goodell Apologizes For Rice Decision, Changes Policy

Thu, 28 Aug 2014 22:04:46 GMT

NFL commissioner Roger Goodell is apologizing for his decision in the Ray Rice domestic violence case, while also unveiling changes in the league's policy.

Roger Goodell, NFL unveil harsh new penalties for domestic violence, sex assault

Thu, 28 Aug 2014 20:59:31 GMT

NFL players will be subject to a six-week suspension for a first domestic violence offense and banishment from the league for a second under a new policy outlined by Commissioner Roger Goodell.

Angel di Maria, left, was unveiled at Old Trafford alongside Louis van Gaal

Thu, 28 Aug 2014 16:55:53 GMT

The 26-year-old has been handed the club's famous number seven shirt, and his arrival has the potential to excite fans after a poor start to the season.

Andrew Flintoff was spared a driving ban

Thu, 28 Aug 2014 15:02:57 GMT

Millionaire cricketer Andrew "Freddie" Flintoff has escaped a driving ban for speeding in his Bentley after arguing "exceptional hardship" to magistrates.

Alastair Cook has much to ponder ahead of the second one-day international

Thu, 28 Aug 2014 15:02:56 GMT

Alastair Cook needs to find some effective answers quickly if England are to avoid making a damaging false start to their World Cup preparations.

This could be Jenson Button's final season in F1

Thu, 28 Aug 2014 11:50:05 GMT

Jenson Button has revealed for the first time he could be forced to retire from Formula One at the end of the season.

Bayern Munich have made a move for Xabi Alonso

Thu, 28 Aug 2014 10:48:15 GMT

Bayern Munich are on the brink of signing Xabi Alonso from Real Madrid, according to the Bundesliga club's financial director Jan-Christian Dreesen.