Fiji-born flyer Henry Speight has been sidelined with a hamstring injury for a month and will be replaced by winger Peter Betham in the Wallabies squad, the team said Wednesday.
Former Zambia Africa Cup of Nations-winning coach Herve Renard could take charge of serial ‘chokers’ Ivory Coast this week.
Rwanda coach Stephen Constantine hopes his second home match in charge will be as successful as the first.
Seven-time Grand Slam singles champion Venus Williams advanced to the second round of the WTA Stanford hardcourt tournament Tuesday by defeating Poland’s Paula Kania 6-3, 6-2.
Manchester United remained undefeated under new Dutch manager Louis Van Gaal after defeating Inter Milan 5-3 on penalty kicks Tuesday following a goal-less draw.
John Isner, coming off a victory last week in Atlanta, is counting on a solid showing at this week’s Washington Open to keep his momentum strong heading into the US Open.
English Premier League side Hull City will make their European debut away to Slovakian outfit Trencin in Thursday’s Europa League third qualifying round, first leg.
Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan scored an improbable three goals in just 15 minutes as he took to the field in a football friendly to mark the opening of a new stadium in Istanbul.
English Premier League side Arsenal said Sunday they have signed Colombia’s World Cup goalkeeper David Ospina from French club Nice.
Kumar Sangakkara cracked his 50th Test half-century as Sri Lanka consolidated their lead on the fourth day of the series-deciding second Test against South Africa on Sunday.