He's a World Cup winner and one of Spain's most celebrated footballers, but Gerard Pique hopes to avoid an own goal in his controversial $3 billion revamp of tennis' Davis Cup that began in front of a less than packed house in Madrid this week.
Megan Rapinoe has been named in the US Women's team starting line-up for Sunday's World Cup final against the Netherlands.
US women's soccer star Alex Morgan, who came under fire for miming sipping tea after a goal against England on Tuesday at the 2019 Women's World Cup, is defending her celebration.
The 2019 FIFA Women's World Cup wraps up on Sunday, July 7 with the championship game. Here is a look at the top 10 players of all time according to the British newspaper, The Guardian.
Sport is more often than not a brutal place for the underdog. There should always be hope, of course, but it is usually the Goliaths who win. Just ask Thailand, whose players will be chasing red-shirted American behemoths in their nightmares for a number of nights to come.
A decision on whether to increase the size of the 2022 World Cup from 32 to 48 teams will be made in June, the head of football's world governing body FIFA has said.
US ski star Mikaela Shiffrin faltered in her quest to break the record for most World Cup wins in a season after missing out in the Czech Republic on Friday.
Gordon Banks, one of the world's most famous goalkeepers, passed away Tuesday at the age of 81.
Slovakia's Petra Vlhova brought Mikaela Shiffrin's unbeaten World Cup slalom run to a halt by claiming the Oslo city event on New Year's Day, beating the American in the final.
It's as if they are fighting their own private duel, as Mikaela Shiffrin scored her sixth World Cup win of the season to edge back in front of men's great Marcel Hirscher.
More than half of the globe's population aged four and over tuned in to watch the 2018 FIFA World Cup, according to a new audit by football's governing body.
He's already one of the greatest sportsmen of his generation, but Marcel Hirscher shows no sign of letting up as he chases the record of all-time World Cup wins.
Luka Modric has won the 2018 Ballon d'Or, becoming the first player other than Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo to receive the award since 2007.
Lindsey Vonn, the most successful female ski racer of all time, has said she will retire at the end of the 2018/19 World Cup ski season.
A French mayor has urged the country's young World Cup winners Kylian Mbappe, Benjamin Pavard and Lucas Hernandez not to accept the Legion of Honor, the country's highest accolade.
Qatar World Cup organizers have denied allegations they ran a "black operations" campaign in their successful effort to secure the 2022 tournament.
Newspapers around the world ran different photographs of the same scene on their front pages on Tuesday morning -- U.S. President Donald Trump and Russia's President Vladimir Putin standing side-by-side at a news conference following their two-hour meeting in Helsinki, Finland.
After 64 matches, 169 goals, 49,651 passes and four red cards, Russia 2018 is over and France was the last team standing.
As the heavens opened in Russia and torrential rain lashed down upon the triumphant French team, millions took to the streets of Paris in celebration.
Pussy Riot claimed responsibility for a group of protesters who took the field during the final World Cup match in Moscow on Sunday, indicating in a statement that the field invasion was staged to bring attention to political injustices in Russia.
France was crowned world champion Sunday, July 15, 2018, after beating Croatia 4-2 in the FIFA World Cup Final.
What exactly is the secret to the success of Croatia at this World Cup, as the country prepares for France in Sunday's final?
Fans let off flares in the streets and smoke filled the night sky, as Croatia celebrated the goal which took the national football team to the World Cup final for the first time in the country's history.
Croatia beat England 2-1 in extra time on Wednesday to reach the country's first-ever World Cup final.