World Superbike Championship rider and 2006 MotoGP champion Nicky Hayden has died, five days after being involved in a road collision.
The 35-year-old American was cycling along the Rimini coastline in Italy last Wednesday when a car collided with his bicycle.
Hayden, from Owensboro, Kentucky, suffered head and chest injuries …read more
Arsenal majority owner Stan Kroenke's KSE (Kroenke Sports & Entertainment) UK Inc said on Monday its shares in the Premier League club were not for sale after media reports that the club's second-largest investor had made an offer to buy out Kroenke.
"KSE is a committed, long-term investor in Arsenal and …read more
England's Mark Wood has been declared fit to play in the first of three ODIs against South Africa on Wednesday.
The bowler, who made his international debut in 2015, said, "My ankle is going to flare up from time to time. But I think that’s the end of the …read more
New Zealand's Scott Dixon won the pole for next week's Indy 500 when he posted the fastest average speed at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway on Sunday.
Two-time Formula One champion Fernando Alonso, the only rookie in Sunday's nine-car shootout, will start from the second row in fifth position as the …read more
Australia's federal sports minister Greg Hunt has thrown his weight behind a push for a national lottery to boost funding for athletes and arrest the country's slide down the Olympic medals table.
Australia had its worst medal haul in 24 years at the 2016 Rio Games, finishing 10th in the …read more
Real Madrid ended their five-year wait for the La Liga title as Cristiano Ronaldo and Karim Benzema scored in a 2-0 win at Malaga, clinching a 33rd league triumph.
Real needed just a point to wrap up the title and raced into the lead when …read more
Scotland 291/3 (Coetzer 118, Cross 108*) beat Sri Lanka 287 (Chandimal 79, Kapugedera 71, Kusal 57) by 7 wickets
Scotland claimed a rare victory over a Full Member as centuries from Kyle Coetzer and Matthew Cross led them home against Sri Lanka at Beckenham. Sri Lanka, who will play …read more