Football

College football player in Japan bows in shame over tackle

May 22, 2018

A college football player in Japan has apologized for intentionally injuring the quarterback of an opposing team with a late tackle

College football coach in Japan to quit over ugly tackle

May 19, 2018

The head coach of a Japanese college football team says he will quit after a dangerous tackle by one of his players that left an opponent in hospital

Coach in Japan denies telling players to commit fouls

May 17, 2018

The head coach of a Japanese college football team has denied instructing his players to commit fouls against opponents after a controversial tackle went viral in Japan

Column: Let's hope gay Olympians spark even greater change

Feb 21, 2018

Column: Gay athletes have been the stars of the Winter Olympics, but the bigger question is: Have they inspired someone in one of the major professional leagues to come out?

Cleared by doctors, freeskier wins silver after head injury

Feb 17, 2018

Cleared by team doctors, Swiss slopestyler wins silver after head injury

Super Breakfast: NFL's big game on tap at Winter Olympics

Feb 5, 2018

At the Winter Olympics in South Korea, the Super Bowl is prime breakfast viewing

Port Adelaide big winners in Australian Rules match in China

May 14, 2017

The Port Adelaide Dockers have easily beaten the Gold Coast Suns 16.14 (110) to 4.14 (38) in the first regular-season Australian Rules football match played in China

China plans for 50,000 football academies by 2025

Feb 22, 2017

China's football association is planning for the country to have 50,000 football academies by 2025 as part of an ambitious blueprint to grow into a soccer superpower