Athletes
South Africa won big in a game it had to win, trouncing 14-man Italy 49-3 in Shizuoka to stay in...
Winger Taylor Paris has become the third Canadian to exit the Rugby World Cup due to injury
First of all Australia coach Michael Cheika was confused by the interpretations of the so-called...
Mens

Springboks' 1st black captain gets his chance at history

Oct 31, 2019

Siya Kolisi remembers vividly the national euphoria in 2007 following the Springboks' second Rugby World Cup title. The first black player appointed Springboks captain gets a shot at history on Saturday in the final against England.

N Korean women team to skip soccer competition in S Korea

Oct 30, 2019

North Korea won't send its women's soccer team to a regional competition to set to take place in South Korea in December

England's response to All Blacks haka results in fine

Oct 30, 2019

England has been fined for crossing the halfway line in its response to New Zealand's pre-match haka at the Rugby World Cup semifinals

Woods shoots 64 to take two-stroke lead at Zozo Championship

Oct 26, 2019

Tiger Woods shot a second straight 6-under 64 on Saturday to take a two-stroke lead after the second round of the rain-hit Zozo Championship.

The Latest: Scott Barrett into backrow in NZ's only change

Oct 24, 2019

Scott Barrett will start in the backrow in the only change to New Zealand's starting XV for the Rugby World Cup semifinal against England

Sharp-talker Jones says spy filmed England, lobs barbs at NZ

Oct 22, 2019

England coach Eddie Jones believes his squad's training session at the Rugby World Cup on Tuesday was filmed by someone in a nearby apartment block.

Lomu's legacy looms over NZ-England World Cup semifinal

Oct 21, 2019

One trampling run launched Jonah Lomu to global stardom, ensuring his name would be indelibly linked to a Rugby World Cup semifinal between New Zealand and England

Moment of madness: Senseless red card ruins French RWC hopes

Oct 20, 2019

France lock Sebastien Vahaamahina's sending-off against Wales in the Rugby World Cup will go down as one of the most mindless acts of violence in the 32-year history of the competition

Rugby World Cup knockouts: Wales v France, Japan v S. Africa

Oct 20, 2019

The semifinal lineup at the Rugby World Cup will be completed on Sunday, with Wales playing France in Oita before host nation Japan takes on two-time champion South Africa in Tokyo

A deserving Japan reaches first Rugby World Cup quarterfinal

Oct 13, 2019

Japan got the chance to prove it was a worthy Rugby World Cup quarterfinalist and took it bravely with a 28-21 win over Scotland on Sunday night to bring some joy to a host country reeling from a ferocious typhoon overnight

Womens
Media

N Korean women team to skip soccer competition in...

Oct 30, 2019

North Korea won't send its women's soccer team to a regional competition to set to take place in...

Seoul unsure if North Korea will air World Cup...

Oct 10, 2019

South Korea doesn't know if North Korea will allow a live broadcast of the South's national soccer...

China criticizes Apple for app that tracks Hong...

Oct 9, 2019

China lashes out at Apple over smartphone app that lets Hong Kong protesters report police movements

The Latest: Aussie coach Cheika 'embarrassed' by...

Sep 29, 2019

First of all Australia coach Michael Cheika was confused by the interpretations of the so-called...

Netflix announces deal for film about Thailand's...

May 1, 2019

Netflix and "Crazy Rich Asians" production company agree to make a film about rescue of 12 boys and...