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Usain Bolt agrees to practice deal with Australian club Central Coast Mariners

Tue, 08/07/2018 - 05:59
Usain Bolt is quickly closing in on a professional soccer career.The Jamaican great has negotiated an “indefinite training period” with Central Coast Mariners in Australia’s ...

Marquette forward Tori McCoy seeks kidney transplant

Tue, 08/07/2018 - 05:46
This was supposed to be the year Tori McCoy finally got to play basketball at Marquette.The plan in May 2017 when she transferred from Ohio ...

Kaori Icho plans to launch comeback at All Japan Women’s Open Championships

Tue, 08/07/2018 - 05:07
Four-time Olympic wrestling champion Kaori Icho will return to competition with the aim of earning selection for the 2020 Tokyo Games, sources said Tuesday.Icho, 34, ...

Cameroon hands coaching reins to Clarence Seedorf

Tue, 08/07/2018 - 04:29
Cameroon has appointed Clarence Seedorf head coach of the national soccer team with Patrick Kluivert his assistant.The hirings were announced on Monday. The Cameroon soccer ...

Stan Kroenke makes offer to take full ownership of Arsenal

Tue, 08/07/2018 - 04:28
Majority shareholder Stan Kroenke has made an offer to take full ownership of Arsenal in a deal that would value the Premier League club at ...

Iconic coach Hiroshi Toyoda to enter International Volleyball Hall of Fame

Tue, 08/07/2018 - 02:58
Former Japan Volleyball Association managing director Hiroshi Toyoda will be inducted into the International Volleyball Hall of Fame, the association said Tuesday.Originally from Yamaguchi Prefecture, ...

Shae-Lynn Bourne noted Yuzuru Hanyu’s genius making ‘Seimei’

Tue, 08/07/2018 - 02:52
One of the positive aspects of the internet is that every once in a while you stumble across some undiscovered gem that is enjoyable and ...

Angels’ Mike Trout gets cortisone injection in wrist, misses fifth consecutive game

Tue, 08/07/2018 - 02:45
Mike Trout received a cortisone injection in his sore right wrist Monday, and the Los Angeles Angels are hopeful their superstar center fielder can return ...

Curry ready to see LeBron more often

Tue, 08/07/2018 - 02:43
Stephen Curry can only imagine the intensity level of the Lakers-Warriors rivalry now that LeBron James has landed in Los Angeles.After four straight NBA Finals ...

Shaq’s son Shareef O’Neal to play basketball at UCLA

Tue, 08/07/2018 - 02:31
UCLA has landed forward Shareef O’Neal.The son of retired NBA great Shaquille O’Neal signed a grant-in-aid to attend UCLA this fall. He will enroll in ...

Former NFL executive Tom Heckert dies of rare disease at 51

Tue, 08/07/2018 - 02:30
Tom Heckert, a former personnel executive for the Denver Broncos who also served stints as general manager for the Cleveland Browns and the Philadelphia Eagles, ...

Seattle to host first NBA game since Sonics left a decade ago

Tue, 08/07/2018 - 02:29
Seattle will host its first NBA game since the Seattle SuperSonics left town after the 2007-08 season and moved to Oklahoma City, the Golden State ...

Serena speaks out about postpartum struggles

Tue, 08/07/2018 - 02:29
Serena Williams says she’s been struggling with postpartum emotions and wants other new moms to know they are “totally normal.”The 23-time Grand Slam champion suffered ...

Rookie QB Sam Darnold impressing Jets, could be named starter

Tue, 08/07/2018 - 01:21
Rookie Sam Darnold was late to training camp but still “has a very fair shot” of opening the regular season as the New York Jets’ ...

Indians pounce on rival Twins

Tue, 08/07/2018 - 00:52
Trevor Bauer reached a milestone Monday night.Cleveland’s right-hander struck out 11 in six innings — giving him 206 for the season — and the Indians ...

Big names grouped together for 100th PGA

Tue, 08/07/2018 - 00:45
Tiger Woods, Rory McIlroy and a host of major champions began preparing Monday in opening practice rounds for the spotlight of supergroup pairings at the ...

Boxing federation to launch independent probe of president Akira Yamane

Mon, 08/06/2018 - 07:16
The Japanese Amateur Boxing Federation announced Monday it will set up an independent committee to investigate allegations of improper conduct by its president Akira Yamane.The ...

Boxer Katsunari Takayama files for arbitration in bid to compete at Tokyo 2020

Mon, 08/06/2018 - 06:13
Five-time minimumweight world champion Katsunari Takayama filed an application Monday with a sports arbitration body to overturn a decision by Japanese amateur boxing authorities preventing ...

Father of injured Kwansei Gakuin player speaks out in wake of illegal tackle scandal

Mon, 08/06/2018 - 03:13
Yasutoshi Okuno, the father of the Kwansei Gakuin University quarterback who was illegally hit from behind by a Nihon University defensive end during their exhibition ...

Koshien officials need to be mindful of heat

Mon, 08/06/2018 - 02:55
The temperature in Nishinomiya, Hyogo Prefecture, got as high as 34 degrees Celsius (93 Fahrenheit) on Sunday, the opening day of this year’s edition of ...

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