Athlete Retirement

Hall of Fame ballot newcomers: Jones, Thome, Vizquel

Nov 21, 2017

Chipper Jones, Jim Thome and Omar Vizquel among 19 newcomers on baseball Hall of Fame ballot

The Latest: Keselowski: Ford could 'take a drubbing' in '18

Nov 20, 2017

Brad Keselowski has concerns that Ford could "take a drubbing next year" if there isn't more manufacturer parity in NASCAR

The Latest: Hamlin steals pole from title contender Truex.

Nov 18, 2017

Denny Hamlin stole the pole for NASCAR's season finale at Homestead-Miami Speedway

Wiggins returns to competitive sport at indoor rowing champs

Nov 17, 2017

Bradley Wiggins is returning to competitive sport for the first time since retiring from cycling, with the former Tour de France champion taking part in British Rowing's indoor championships next month

Italy's 'lost generation' will lack any World Cup experience

Nov 15, 2017

Call them Italy's "lost generation": The Azzurri's failure to qualify for the 2018 World Cup means that a good portion of the squad's players will not have appeared in football's premier tournament by the time they approach their 30s

Italy needs a youth overhaul after missing World Cup

Nov 14, 2017

Italy's national soccer team needs a serious injection of youth to recover from its failure to qualify for the World Cup for the first time in six decades

Felipe Massa retiring from Formula One, again

Nov 9, 2017

Formula One driver Felipe Massa is retiring, again

The Latest: 2 Republican senators denounce Donald Trump

Oct 25, 2017

Two Republican senators are blistering President Donald Trump with criticism

Spanish Olympic high jump champion Ruth Beitia retires

Oct 18, 2017

Olympic high jump champion Ruth Beitia says she is retiring after enduring a series of injuries this year

Liz Weston: Why NFL players go broke, and what you can learn

Oct 9, 2017

Pro athletes face the same kinds of financial issues many of us do, only with stakes that are much, much higher

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