• Arab-Israeli women break ground on pro soccer team
    Arab-Israeli women break ground on pro soccer team

    PETAH TIKVA, Israel (AP) — When the Israeli women's soccer team Hapoel Petah Tikva lost a number of its players to Israel's national team ahead of World Cup qualifiers, founder Rafi Subra made a …

  • Juventus to face Singapore in August Wed, Apr 23, 2014 5:23 AM SGT
    Juventus to face Singapore in August

    The Italian giants are in the midst of finalising their plans to have a friendly match against the Lions at the new Sports Hub, which will be part of a three-day stopover …

  • Salim: I take responsibility for the team’s performance Wed, Apr 23, 2014 5:23 AM SGT
    Salim: I take responsibility for the team’s performance

    The Tampines Rovers coach lamented his side’s “loss of concentration” as they were dumped out of the AFC Cup group stages by Myanmar outfit Nay Pyi Taw …

  • Tampines crash out of AFC Cup Tue, Apr 22, 2014 9:35 PM SGT
    Tampines crash out of AFC Cup

    The S.League side put in a poor performance as they fell at home in their final Group H game against Nay Pyi Taw despite only needing a draw, with the latter progressing instead …

  • Roberto Carlos lauds Neymar 'genius'
    Roberto Carlos lauds Neymar 'genius'

    The 41-year-old Brazil legend praises the 22-year-old Barcelona forward's personality as his greatest quality and backs him to take the World Cup by storm this summer …

  • Sacked Moyes 'proud' of Man Utd tenure
    Sacked Moyes 'proud' of Man Utd tenure

    David Moyes declared on Wednesday that he was "proud" to have managed Manchester United, but said that he understood the "frustration" that had led to his dismissal. Moyes, 50, was sacked by United …

  • Italy boosted by Rossi return
    Italy boosted by Rossi return

    The 27-year-old Fiorentina striker suffered a serious knee injury in January but has made a swift recovery to boost his hopes of featuring at the World Cup this summer …

  • Best and worst sporting comebacks
    Best and worst sporting comebacks

    (Reuters) - For as long as sport has been played, athletes have been retiring and making comebacks. With American Michael Phelps, the most decorated Olympian of all time, about to make his return to …

  • Best and worst sporting comebacks
    Best and worst sporting comebacks

    (Reuters) - For as long as sport has been played, athletes have been retiring and making comebacks. With American Michael Phelps, the most decorated Olympian of all time, about to make his return to …

  • Bulls' Noah named league's defensive player of the year
    Bulls' Noah named league's defensive player of the year

    (Reuters) - Chicago Bulls center Joakim Noah was named the National Basketball Association's defensive player of the year on Monday, the first player from the franchise to earn the award since …

  • Wawrinka fights back to beat Federer in Monte Carlo final
    Wawrinka fights back to beat Federer in Monte Carlo final

    Stanislas Wawrinka signaled his French Open ambitions by beating Roger Federer 4-6 7-6 (5) 6-2 in an all-Swiss Monte Carlo Masters final on Sunday. Third seed and Australian Open champion Wawrinka …

  • Phelps having fun in his return to swimming
    Phelps having fun in his return to swimming

    MESA, Ariz. (AP) — Michael Phelps is making a comeback after nearly two years out of the pool for the simplest of reasons: He missed the sport that has been his entire life. …

  • Phelps se divierte en su regreso a la piscina
    Phelps se divierte en su regreso a la piscina

    MESA, Arizona, EE.UU. (AP) — Michael Phelps volvió a la piscina, tras permanecer retirado casi dos años de las competiciones de natación, por un motivo muy simple: Echaba de menos el deporte que ha …

  • Els seeks spark in 'Big Easy' PGA event
    Els seeks spark in 'Big Easy' PGA event

    Four-time major champion Ernie Els, whose only top-10 placing this year came when he reached the WGC Match Play semi-finals, hopes to get his season going at this week's PGA Zurich Classic. "I've …