Tazawa finalizes $12 million, 2-year contract with Marlins

Tazawa finalizes $12 million, 2-year contract with Marlins

17.12.2016 in Sport, Top Stories

Before signing reliever Junichi Tazawa, the Miami Marlins consulted with an expert on Japanese pitching: Ichiro Suzuki. Tazawa finalized his $12 million, two-year contract with []

Bill Gates and Mark Zuckerberg to attend World Chess Championship

27.10.2016 in News, Sport

Tech guru Bill Gates and social media mogul Mark Zuckerberg have announced that they will attend the World Chess Championship (WCC) in New York next []

Sevilla can join Atletico in challenging Real and Barca: Simeone

Sevilla can join Atletico in challenging Real and Barca: Simeone

23.10.2016 in News, Sport

Atletico Madrid coach Diego Simeone said on Saturday that Sevilla are among the top four sides in Spain and can realistically challenge historical heavyweights Barcelona []

US Olympic sprinter Tyson Gay’s daughter shot dead

US Olympic sprinter Tyson Gay’s daughter shot dead

17.10.2016 in News, Sport

Tyson Gay’s 15-year-old daughter, Trinity Gay, was killed in a shooting outside of a restaurant in Lexington, Kentucky on Sunday morning. Trinity Gay, also a []

Signed, sealed: LeBron signs $100 million contract with Cavs

Signed, sealed: LeBron signs $100 million contract with Cavs

13.08.2016 in Sport, Top Stories

LeBron James didn’t waste any time signing his new contract. A day after agreeing to a deal that can pay him $100 million over the []

Michael Jordan pledges $5 million to African-American museum

Michael Jordan pledges $5 million to African-American museum

09.08.2016 in Sport, Top Stories

Michael Jordan has made another major donation, pledging $5 million to the Smithsonian’s new African-American history museum on the National Mall. Officials at the National []

Del Potro sends Djokovic off in tears

Del Potro sends Djokovic off in tears

08.08.2016 in News, Sport

World number one Novak Djokovic was reduced to tears after suffering a shock first round 7-6(4) 7-6(2) loss to Argentina’s Juan Martin del Potro in []

Olympics: Glitter gives way to gold medals chase

Olympics: Glitter gives way to gold medals chase

06.08.2016 in Sport, Top Stories

The glitter and glamour of Rio’s stunning Olympics opening ceremony gave way Saturday to bitter competition for the first medals of the Games dogged by []

Wait over for Pokemon Go in Brazil ahead of Olympics

Wait over for Pokemon Go in Brazil ahead of Olympics

04.08.2016 in News, Sport

Olympians can now go for their “Pokemon Go” medals. The hit, augmented reality game, in which players roam around the real-life world to collect virtual []

Supermodel, dancers to lead Rio opening ceremony show

Supermodel, dancers to lead Rio opening ceremony show

03.08.2016 in News, Sport

Supermodel Gisele Bundchen, trailblazing transgender beauty Lea T and carnival dancers will show off Brazil in its multicolor glory at the Olympic opening ceremony Friday. []

Djokovic continues Monfils mastery, Nishikori wins

Djokovic continues Monfils mastery, Nishikori wins

31.07.2016 in News, Sport

Novak Djokovic maintained his unbeaten record against Frenchman Gael Monfils with a 6-3 6-2 win in the semi-finals of the Rogers Cup in Toronto on []

Federer, Nadal pull out of Toronto event

Federer, Nadal pull out of Toronto event

20.07.2016 in News, Sport

Former champions Roger Federer and Rafa Nadal have pulled out of the Rogers Cup in Toronto, leaving the tournament without three of the world’s top []

Russia's Alfa-Bank signs with FIFA as 2018 World Cup sponsor

Russia’s Alfa-Bank signs with FIFA as 2018 World Cup sponsor

18.07.2016 in News, Sport

FIFA has filled the first of 20 sponsor slots for the 2018 World Cup in a new program that stalled during its corruption crisis. FIFA []

Five-Time Champ Duncan Retires after 19 Glorious Seasons

Five-Time Champ Duncan Retires after 19 Glorious Seasons

12.07.2016 in Sport, Top Stories

San Antonio Spurs star power forward Tim Duncan, one of the best players in NBA history, announced his retirement Monday, ending a brilliant 19-season career []

Djokovic shows rare fallibility in shock loss to Querrey

Djokovic shows rare fallibility in shock loss to Querrey

03.07.2016 in News, Sport

  Novak Djokovic is fallible after all, as American powerhouse Sam Querrey proved in stunning fashion to stop the Serb’s seemingly unstoppable charge toward a []

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