Damp squib in Philadelphia exposes distance of American rugby dream

Only just over 6,000 turned up to watch Saracens and Newcastle to illustrate that the Premierships American adventure still has a long way to go The Premiership Rugby chief executive, Mark McCafferty, put a brave […]

Owen Farrell seals Saracens American dream with win over Newcastle

Saracens got the Philadelphia cream with a 29-7 victory against Newcastle in the second Premiership game to be played in America On a hot evening at the home of Philadelphias soccer team, a Saracens side […]

Julie Ertz double powers USA women past New Zealand in friendly

Ertz scored twice in an eight-minute span in the first half and Alex Morgan added a late tally as the United States won 3-1 over New Zealand in a friendly J

Ertz scored twice in an eight-minute span in the first half and Alex Morgan added a late tally as the United States won 3-1 over New Zealand in a friendly Julie Ertz scored twice in […]

Gennady Golovkin and Saul lvarez can help boxing claw back its integrity

Three world middleweight titles are at stake in long-awaited meeting between the 35-year-old Kazakh and the 27-year-old Mexican Oscar De La Hoya is not the most impartial party involved in the middleweight super-fight between his […]

‘We’re in the foothills’ Premiership’s attempt to crack America reaches Philly

Newcastles fixture against Saracens in Philadelphia has not sold out but officials are hopeful that the sport will eventually get a foothold in the US P rem

Newcastles fixture against Saracens in Philadelphia has not sold out but officials are hopeful that the sport will eventually get a foothold in the US Premiership Rugby and the promoter of Newcastle v Saracens in […]

‘Merci!’: Montpellier, France sends misspelled football jerseys to Montpelier, Vermont

Vermont state capital, with one L, will receive professional football jerseys from French Ligue 1 club and give them to high school students The city of Mon

Vermont state capital, with one L, will receive professional football jerseys from French Ligue 1 club and give them to high school students The city of Montpelier, Vermont has said Merci to the French city […]

Anti-doping agencies call on IOC to ban Russia from 2018 Winter Olympics

Nado, a group of leading anti-doping agencies, has called for the IOC to stop paying lip service to the fight against doping and extend Russias Olympic ban

Nado, a group of leading anti-doping agencies, has called for the IOC to stop paying lip service to the fight against doping and extend Russias Olympic ban The worlds leading anti-doping agencies have come together […]

How NBA star Dennis Rodman came to stand between the world and nuclear war

2017 has become the year when absurd jokes appear to be coming true. When Dennis Rodman made his first trip to North Korea back in 2013,

It says a lot about the world that the only man on good terms with both Donald Trump and Kim Jong-un is a former basketball player 2017 has become the year when absurd jokes appear […]

‘The lion doesn’t care about sheep’: USA stars brush off Lalas criticism

Two of USAs biggest stars, Michael Bradley and Christian Pulisic, have brushed off an extraordinary attack from Alexi Lalas Two of USAs most prominent playe

Two of USAs biggest stars, Michael Bradley and Christian Pulisic, have brushed off an extraordinary attack from Alexi Lalas Two of USAs most prominent players, Michael Bradley and Christian Pulisic, have brushed off an extraordinary […]

Golovkin v lvarez: the real deal after the Mayweather v McGregor sideshow | Kevin Mitchell

The upcoming fight in Las Vegas between the aggressive Kazakh and the wily Mexican has the look of a bout from boxings golden age It is time for boxing to fix its house. Two weeks […]