Undefeated boxer Floyd Mayweather Jr announced Wednesday that he would come out of a two-year retirement to face Irish prizefighter Conor McGregor, a two-division champion in mixed martial arts (MMA).
A day after being thrashed by Brazil 4-0, Australia's national team football coach Ange Postecoglou has taken responsibility for the crushing home defeat in Melbourne.
A parade and rally are planned for Golden State Warriors players in Oakland, California, after the team won its second NBA title in three years earlier this week.
They made their group plea to Kevin Durant last summer, Stephen Curry and the core of the Golden State Warriors traveling cross-country to go at a prized free agent the only way they do it around here: with "Strength in Numbers."
Iran became the second team to qualify for the 2018 World Cup by beating Uzbekistan 2-0 late Monday, sparking celebrations in the streets.
South Korea's new liberal president has offered to co-host the 2030 World Cup with rival North Korea and other Northeast Asian countries as part of efforts to promote peace in the region, his office said Monday.
As the gold confetti fell and a fresh gray NBA champion cap sat a tad off-kilter on his head, Kevin Durant embraced mother Wanda. Then he moved across the podium and hugged Stephen Curry before accepting his shiny MVP trophy and hoisting it for everyone to see.
King of clay Rafael Nadal hammers Stan Wawrinka 6-2, 6-3, 6-1 to earn an unprecedented 10th title at the French Open on Sunday.
Sidney Crosby is bringing the Stanley Cup back home to Pittsburgh for a second consecutive year. He's bringing another MVP trophy, too.
Right from the start of the French Open final, Jelena Ostapenko made quite clear to anyone unfamiliar with her name, or her game, what she is all about.