Martin Peters, who scored England's second goal in its 1966 World Cup final win over West Germany, has died, aged 76, following a long battle against Alzheimer's disease.
FIFA president Gianni Infantino has suggested the Women's World Cup could be played every two years in the future.
He's the best competition surfer there's ever been, but veteran Kelly Slater missed out on a spot in the inaugural Olympics surfing competition at Tokyo 2020.
No expense was spared. A $50 billion statement of intent that in hosting the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics, Russia was back as a major player on the sporting stage.
A baseball bat used by legendary player Babe Ruth to hit his 500th career home run has sold at auction for over $1 million.
Drew Brees now has the most touchdown passes in NFL history.
The Champions League round of 16 draw has thrown up some mouth-watering ties -- or, if you're the Spanish media, one particularly "morbid clash."
If Captain America is one of Marvel Comics most famous and beloved superheroes, then Tiger Woods was feeling a similar level of affection from his Presidents Cup tea
Tiger Woods won again, but his United States team had to battle back from a
US team captain Tiger Woods promised his side is still "ready to go" despite falling 4-1 behind on the opening day of the Presidents Cup.
Rory McIlroy says
The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) has unanimously agreed to ban Russia from major international sporting competitions -- notably the Olympics and the World Cup -- for four years over doping non-compliance.
The College Football Playoff picture is set.
She stunned the world with gold medals in two different sports at the Winter Olympics, but now Ester Ledecka has clinched her first World Cup ski racing title.
Caroline Wozniacki has announced her plans to retire from professional tennis.
High-level radiation hot spots can be detected at a sports complex in Japan's northeastern Fukushima prefecture, where the 2020 Tokyo Olympics torch relay will kick off next year, according to a report by environmental group Greenpeace.
Lewis Hamilton celebrated his championship-winning season in style with a commanding victory in the last race of the Formula 1 season in Abu Dhabi.
Every tournament needs a
Tennis Australia confirmed it will invite former champion Margaret Court to next year's Australian Open to celebrate the 50th anniversary of her grand slam sweep but said it did not agree with her
And the top dog is Thor the Bulldog!
What a difference six months can make.
Since 1966, NFL fans have become accustomed to watching the Dallas Cowboys play on Thanksgiving.
His side recovered from a two-goal deficit to win its Champions League tie, but new Tottenham manager Jose Mourinho saved his most effusive praise for a ball boy.
Russia's ability to host Euro 2020 football matches and its participation in the 2022 FIFA World Cup and the 2020 Olympics could be under threat after the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) recommended a four-year ban for non-compliance in doping investigations.