The International Judo Federation (IJF) has suspended the Abu Dhabi Grand Slam and the Tunis Grand Prix from its competition calendar, saying it wants to take a "firm and constructive stance in the fight against discrimination in sport."
More than 5,000 miles away from the World Cup final in Moscow's Luzhniki Stadium, thousands of fans filed into the Mercedez-Benz Stadium -- home of Atlanta United FC.
Two-time major champion Brittany Lincicome is happy. She has achieved what she wanted.
The NFL is to shelve its new policy regarding conduct surrounding the national anthem until it reaches an agreement with the NFL Players Association.
Mercedes has locked down its options for next season's starting grid by securing the signature of Valtteri Bottas
Roma and Liverpool are "at a very advanced stage" in finalizing the transfer of Brazil international goalkeeper Alisson for a reported $87 million world record fee for a goalkeeper, according to the Italian club's sporting director Monchi.
The 1986 film "Clockwise" starring Monty Python actor John Cleese tells the story of a clock-watching headteacher's journey to chair an important conference thwarted at every turn.
Tributes are being paid to Denis Ten, Kazakhstan's Olympic medal-winning figure skater, who died Thursday at the age of 25 after being stabbed.
University of North Carolina football coach Larry Fedora is under fire after he questioned the validity of studies on a degenerative brain illness that affects players.
For American rugby player Matai Leuta, this year's birthday won't be an ordinary one.
Brittany Lincicome will be just the sixth woman to compete in a PGA Tour event, and the LPGA star is well aware of the historic implications. After all, the last -- and only -- woman to make the cut at a men's event was the famed Babe Didrikson Zaharias.
If the NFL thinks its new rule designed to quell player protests will end its national anthem controversy, it may want to think again.