Yarra Valley Classic: Serena Williams beats Tsvetana Pironkova in straight sets; Ashleigh Barty, Naomi Osaka advance
Williams, 39, has been in belligerent form at the Yarra Valley Classic and overpowered the Bulgarian with a 6-1, 6-4 victory in 74 minutes.
After setting his second national record a few days back, 22-year-old Tejaswin Shankar is focused on qualifying for the high jump at Tokyo Olympics even as he juggles studies and an internship.
For NBA G League Ignite's draft prospects, lessons in financial literacy, mental health and media training
When they are not on court working on their game, Ignite’s youngsters, including Princepal Singh, are being given lessons on financial literacy, mental health, media training and even sessions on understanding the importance of sleep.
Both the teams create scoring chances but the match ended in a stalemate as neither side was able to convert inside the box.
Australian Open 2021: Dayana Yastremska pulls out of tournament after failed appeal against doping suspension
The decision means that Yastremska, who is ranked 29 in the world, would not be able to play in the Australian Open in Melbourne, which is due to start on 8 February.
LaLiga: Real Madrid attacker Eden Hazard damages left thigh muscle, expected to be sidelined for a month
Hazard is expected to be out for around a month, meaning he would miss Madrid's first leg away at Atalanta in the Champions League on 24 February.
Ground rules for thousands of Olympic and Paralympic officials to ensure safe travel, daily life and competitions at the Tokyo Games during the coronavirus pandemic were published on Wednesday.
Dele Alli has rarely sparkled since Jose Mourinho took over as manager in November 2019 after Mauricio Pochettino was sacked.
Ajay Singh re-elected president of Boxing Federation of India, says Asian Championship to be held in April or May
Singh, also the chairman of Spicejet airlines, prevailed 37-27 in the elections held at a Gurugram hotel for a fresh four-year term. He will have a new secretary-general by his side in Assam's Hemanta Kumar Kalita.
Bangladesh vs West Indies: Shadman Islam hits fifty, Jomel Warrican picks 3 wickets as teams share opening-day honours
Bangladesh ended the day on 242-5, with Shadman leading the way with 59 off 154 balls — and several others chipping in with useful knocks while Jomel Warrican picked up three wickets.
Premier League: Sam Allardyce's proud record at risk after 'damaging' West Brom defeat against Sheffield United
With just one point from their last 12 West Brom are nine points adrift of safety - having played a game more than fourth-from-bottom Brighton.
"Joao Felix has tested positive for COVID-19. The striker is isolating at home, in compliance with the health authorities' guidelines and La Liga protocols," Atletico said in a statement.
India vs England: Walking down the nostalgia lane — How Alastair Cook's men scripted an epic series win in 2012
Pace in spin, aggression, skill, perseverance, grit : The story of how England achieved a famous win in India after 28 years.
Seeded one at the Murray River Open and in his first match of the season, Wawrinka lost the opening set against his Kazakh opponent but kept his composure to fight back and win 4-6, 6-3, 6-1.
How The White Tiger breaks down the idea of a selfless servant, a trope romanticised in Indian pop culture
Told from the perspective of Balram, a poor, lower-caste Bihari hired as a driver for an abroad-returned couple, The White Tiger is, among other things, also a play on the idea of the selfless servant, a trope popularised by Indian pop-culture, in particular Hindi cinema.
Zverev had to dig deep for his 6-7 (5/7), 6-3, 7-6 (7/4) win to seal the tie, but gained valuable court time ahead of another crack at a first Grand Slam trophy at the Australian Open starting next week.
Cricket's long tours away from homes and family have often caused problems in the past but the restrictions of quarantine and bubble life are posing extra difficulties, experts say.
Tokyo Olympics 2020: Uncertainty, doubts for Games' volunteers, fans with less than six months to go
With less than six months to go, Japanese who hope to be involved as spectators, torch bearers and volunteers are confronting the prospect of the Olympics being drastically scaled back or cancelled altogether.
The coalition is composed of groups representing Tibetans, Uighurs, Inner Mongolians, residents of Hong Kong, and others.
Rot-Weiss Essen struck twice in extra time to knock Leverkusen out with a 2-1 defeat.