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Will Genia calls for unity in Australian rugby

Ex-Wallabies scrum-half Will Genia is upset about the current state of Australian rugby and has called for unity among the warring factions.

Planet Rugby 6 Apr 2020 12:46 pm

Coronavirus: Vijender Singh hopes for pro career to resume in second half of 2020

The planning has gone out of the window thanks to the COVID-19 pandemic but hope is intact for India's professional boxing star Vijender Singh, who is optimistic of resum

India TV 6 Apr 2020 11:59 am

Fiji players arrested for quarantine breach

he Fiji Rugby Union have revealed that two professional players were arrested for contravening quarantine protocols when returning to Fiji.

Planet Rugby 6 Apr 2020 11:33 am

Coronavirus-infected French club medic commits suicide

'I was told Doctor Gonzalez had left a note in which he mentioned that he had tested positive for COVID-19'

Rediff 6 Apr 2020 10:14 am

City's Walker parties during lockdown, faces action

Walker apologised for his actions in a statement to the newspaper on Sunday, saying he had let down his family, friends, club, supporters and the public.

Rediff 6 Apr 2020 9:22 am

Manchester City defender Kyle Walker apologises after 'lockdown party'

England defender Kyle Walker is facing disciplinary action from English Premier League team Manchester City after appearing to break lockdown conditions during the corona

India TV 6 Apr 2020 9:03 am

Quarterfinals set as NBA 2K Players Tournament heats up

The quarterfinals of the NBA 2K Players Tournament are now set following four more games staged Sunday evening.  

USA Today 6 Apr 2020 8:08 am

Trump hopes virus leveling-off in hot spots; advisers take tempered view

President Donald Trump expressed hope on Sunday that the United States was seeing a leveling-off of the coronavirus crisis in some of the nation's hot spots, but some of

Reuters 6 Apr 2020 7:50 am

Bobby Mitchell, former Cleveland Browns and Washington Redskins star, dies at 84

Former Cleveland Browns and Washington Redskins star Bobby Mitchell, one of the premier players of his era, died at the age of 84.  

USA Today 6 Apr 2020 7:02 am

Tamika Catchings' Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame selection 'a storybook ending'

Few basketball players have a rsum as complete as Tamika Catchings, the former Indiana Fever, Tennessee and Olympic star.  

USA Today 6 Apr 2020 4:15 am

Golf-PGA Championship rescheduled for August - report

The PGA Championship, one of golf's four majors, has been rescheduled for Aug. 6-9 after being postponed due to the coronavirus pandemic, the San Francisco Chronicle repo

Reuters 6 Apr 2020 3:01 am

Texas to hire Mississippi State women's basketball coach Vic Schaefer

Vic Schaefer's successful eight-year tenure as Mississippi State's women's basketball coach came to a sudden end Sunday.  

USA Today 6 Apr 2020 2:56 am

Robert Wickens happy with return to IndyCar grid: 'It felt, in a way, like the real thing'

It may have been a virtual race, but for Robert Wickens, Saturday's iRacing Challenge was a major step in his return to IndyCar racing.  

USA Today 6 Apr 2020 1:22 am

Colts owner Jim Irsay says he will donate 10,000 N95 masks to Indiana Department of Health

Jim Irsay's donation is the latest in a long line of gestures by the Indianapolis Colts owner in the midst of the coronavirus crisis.  

USA Today 6 Apr 2020 12:19 am

Rick Pitino challenges son Richard to bet on outcome of WrestleMania title bout

Coaches Rick Pitino and Richard Pitino could have the site of a future Iona-Minnesota game determined by tonight's Brock Lesnar-Drew McIntyre match.  

USA Today 6 Apr 2020 12:08 am

Coronavirus: IOA's contributions touches Rs 1 crore

The total amount of contribution raised by the Indian Olympic Association through donations from its state affiliates and National Sports Federations touched Rs 1 crore o

Rediff 6 Apr 2020 12:07 am

Lockdown triggers novel online competition for rifle and pistol shooters

About 60 participants involved in the exercise initiated by Ved Prakash

The Hindu 5 Apr 2020 11:53 pm

Former NFL kicker Jay Feely and son Jace face coronavirus front lines to help

Fund allows 14-year NFL veteran Jay Feely and his son to purchase meals from restaurants and take them to healthcare workers in suburban Phoenix.  

USA Today 5 Apr 2020 11:42 pm

Real Kashmir FC coach Robertson stuck in Srinagar

Desperate to get back to his ailing mother in Scotland, Real Kashmir FC coach David Robertson and his UK-based players' stay in Srinagar has got extended due to unavailab

Rediff 5 Apr 2020 11:34 pm

Masters survey: What's the scariest downhill putt at Augusta National?

Golfweek surveyed 39 golfers, including 14 winners of the green jacket, to get their views on certain features of Augusta National and the Masters  

USA Today 5 Apr 2020 11:30 pm

Bangalore burdened by title pressure: Kohli

Royal Challengers Bangalore need to rediscover the joy of cricket if they are to end their Indian Premier League (IPL) title drought, captain Virat Kohli has said.

Reuters 5 Apr 2020 10:29 pm

PIX: Sports stars Mary Kom, Kohli, Sachin light lamps

India's sports fraternity on Sunday joined the country in showing solidarity in the fight against the rapidly-spreading coronavirus pandemic by lighting lamps and candles

Rediff 5 Apr 2020 10:26 pm

Manchester City become first Premier League side to confirm they will not furlough staff

Manchester City on Sunday became the first Premier League side which confirmed that they will not use the government job retention scheme and furlough staff during the lo

India TV 5 Apr 2020 9:15 pm

U.S. enters 'hardest, saddest' week in coronavirus crisis

The United States enters one of the most critical weeks so far in the coronavirus crisis with the death toll exploding in New York, Michigan and Louisiana and some govern

Reuters 5 Apr 2020 8:23 pm

Oil prices set to open lower due to Saudi-Russia row

Global benchmark oil prices are expected to open lower on Monday as a dispute between top crude exporters Russia and Saudi Arabia raises concerns of another collapse in t

Reuters 5 Apr 2020 6:25 pm

Dana White named in sex-tape lawsuit, calls case '(expletive)'

UFC president Dana White has been named in a lawsuit in which he's identified as the alleged prominent Las Vegas businessman victimized in a $200,000 sex-tape extortion.

USA Today 5 Apr 2020 6:10 pm

For Browns' Denzel Ward, helping less fortunate during coronavirus pandemic is personal

Denzel Ward will provide relief for 21 service workers and small business owners who have lost livelihoods during coronavirus crisis.  

USA Today 5 Apr 2020 5:57 pm

As coronavirus bears down on Michigan, college football coaches brace for the worst

The spread of COVID-19 has raised concern in college athletics that 2020 could pass without a college football season, including in Michigan.  

USA Today 5 Apr 2020 4:58 pm

Day 25 without sports : Who is the greatest athlete to wear No. 25?

To mark Day 25 without sports, we are turning to a traditional sports debate: Who is the best athlete to wear No. 25? Let's break it down.  

USA Today 5 Apr 2020 4:49 pm

Malaysia intercepts boat ferrying 202 suspected Rohingya

Malaysian authorities said on Sunday they had intercepted a boat ferrying a group of 202 people believed to be ethnic Rohingya.

Reuters 5 Apr 2020 4:40 pm

Sunday Social: Carlos the king of garden trick-shots

It is time for Planet Rugbys Sunday Social, your quirky recap of the serious and not so serious talking points from the past weeks action.

Planet Rugby 5 Apr 2020 4:17 pm

World T20 organisers hopeful despite potential clash with other sports

Organisers expect this year's Twenty20 World Cup to be a success even if it has to vie with Australian rules football and rugby league for viewers due to the COVID-19 pan

Reuters 5 Apr 2020 4:13 pm

Exclusive: Planned $1 billion U.S. aid cut would hit Afghan security force funds - sources

A planned $1 billion cut in U.S. aid to Afghanistan would come from funds for Afghan security forces, according to three U.S. sources, a step experts said would undercut

Reuters 5 Apr 2020 3:50 pm

Birthday Quiz: Jonathan Davies

Wales and Lions legend Jonathan Davies turns 32 today. Here's a birthday quiz on the outstanding centre.

Planet Rugby 5 Apr 2020 2:25 pm

Sports-On this day... April 6

SOCCER - Manchester United's Eric Cantona celebrates after scoring the opening goal from the penalty spot in a 3-2 Premier League win over Manchester City at Maine Road,

Reuters 5 Apr 2020 1:30 pm

Rugby Australia make good progress with RUPA

Rugby Australia have released a statement saying talks with the Rugby Union Players Association regarding pay will continue into next week.

Planet Rugby 5 Apr 2020 1:16 pm

Coronavirus: Trump hopes US sport can resume soon

US President Donald Trump told sports commissioners on Saturday he hopes that their leagues and competitions, which have been suspended by the coronavirus outbreak, would

Rediff 5 Apr 2020 1:08 pm

Dave Ewers extends time at Exeter Chiefs

Exeter Chiefs have announced that long-serving 29-year-old back-row forward Dave Ewers has inked a new contract at the Premiership club.

Planet Rugby 5 Apr 2020 12:58 pm

Tom Dempsey, former NFL record-setting kicker, dies at 73 after battle with coronavirus

The family of Tom Dempsey says that the longtime NFL kicker who kicked a then-record 63-yard field goal in 1970 has died at 73.  

USA Today 5 Apr 2020 11:26 am

Cristiano Ronaldo gets a haircut from girlfriend Georgina Rodriguez in self-isolation | Watch

Portuguese football star Cristiano Ronaldo put up a video of himself getting a haircut from girlfriend Georgina Rodriguez at his home in Madeira for his 210 million plus

India TV 5 Apr 2020 9:09 am

After Rams fans raise $2.3 million for charity, COO Kevin Demoff reads mean tweets about new logo

Don't like the Rams' new logo? Watch COO Kevin Demoff read mean tweets about it after fans helped raise more than $2 million for coronavirus relief.  

USA Today 5 Apr 2020 7:36 am


Every NBA team's No. 1  

USA Today 5 Apr 2020 7:31 am

Trump hopes US sport can resume soon, wants fans 'back in arenas'

U.S. President Donald Trump told sports commissioners on Saturday he hoped that their leagues and competitions, which have been suspended by the coronavirus outbreak, wou

Reuters 5 Apr 2020 6:38 am

IndyCar rookie Scott McLaughlin outduels Will Power for win in Barber iRacing Challenge

Team Penske's dominant IndyCar squad turned in a riveting duel in the final six laps Saturday on the virtual Barber Motorsports Park road course.  

USA Today 5 Apr 2020 4:49 am

Opinion: Trump's suggestion that NFL season will start on time has no basis in reality

On Saturday, Donald Trump said he hoped the NFL season would start on time. But sports will only return when health experts say it's safe, not Trump.  

USA Today 5 Apr 2020 4:15 am

President Donald Trump tells sports commissioners he is hopeful NFL season will open on time

Donald Trump had a conference call with many major sports league commissioners Saturday and said he's hopeful the NFL season will start on time.  

USA Today 5 Apr 2020 2:36 am

NBA, along with Knicks, Nets, contribute 1 million surgical masks to New York

The NBA, along with the New York Knicks and Brooklyn Nets, are donating 1 million surgical masks, necessary PPE as medical workers fight coronavirus.  

USA Today 5 Apr 2020 2:09 am

Bristol Motor Speedway iRace may be most difficult for NASCAR drivers

Sunday's NASCAR iRacing event at virtual Bristol Motor Speedway will be a challenge for drivers because of the close quarters.  

USA Today 5 Apr 2020 1:43 am