May 27, 2015

Ex FIFA VP Jack Warner arrested in Trinidad, granted $395,000 bail in US corruption case

By Tony Fraser THE ASSOCIATED PRESS PORT-OF-SPAIN, Trinidad _ Police said former FIFA vice-president Jack Warner would spend Wednesday night in jail after surrendering to face […]
May 26, 2015

Chiefs begin OTAs without All Pro LB Justin Houston, who seeks long term contract

By Herbie Teope THE ASSOCIATED PRESS KANSAS CITY, Mo. _ The Chiefs kicked off the third phase of the off-season workout program Tuesday with the first […]
May 26, 2015

England appoints Australian Trevor Bayliss as new cricket coach, starting with the Ashes

By Jack Bezants THE ASSOCIATED PRESS LONDON _ England hired Trevor Bayliss as its new head cricket coach on Tuesday, and the Australian’s first task will […]
May 26, 2015

Debate on whether to expand 32 team World Cup becomes battleground in FIFA presidential poll

By Rob Harris And Graham Dunbar THE ASSOCIATED PRESS ZURICH _ The future of the $5 billion World Cup has become a key battleground in the […]
May 26, 2015

Usain Bolt wins 200 in 20.13 in cold at the Golden Spike in 1st race in Europe ahead of worlds

By Karel Janicek THE ASSOCIATED PRESS OSTRAVA, Czech Republic _ Usain Bolt cruised to victory in the 200 metres race at the Golden Spike meet on […]
May 25, 2015

FRENCH OPEN LOOKAHEAD: Nadal, Djokovic, Serena Williams, Bouchard finally play in 1st round

By Howard Fendrich THE ASSOCIATED PRESS PARIS _ Two most-talked-about men at this year’s French Open, Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic, finally play their first matches […]
May 25, 2015

Usain Bolt getting back into shape ahead of worlds in Beijing, runs 200 at the Golden Spike

OSTRAVA, Czech Republic _ Usain Bolt is not worried by Justin Gatlin’s fast times and is using this season to get into shape ahead of the […]
May 25, 2015

Spotted in the French Open alleys, Serena Williams’ coach milking attention

PARIS  (AP)_ 11:41 a.m. Spotted in the alleys of the French Open: Patrick Mouratoglou, coach of 19-time Grand Slam singles champion Serena Williams, perched precariously on […]
May 25, 2015

Platini opens FIFA election week firing at Blatter over credibility, fear of ’empty’ life

By Graham Dunbar THE ASSOCIATED PRESS GENEVA _ FIFA lacks credibility while Sepp Blatter is president, according to UEFA leader Michel Platini, saying his former mentor […]
May 22, 2015

Meet Andre De Grasse, the future of Canadian sprinting

By Lori Ewing THE CANADIAN PRESS TORONTO _ Sitting in the stands at a high school track meet in Toronto three years ago, Tony Sharpe couldn’t […]
May 22, 2015

NZ top order cruise to 303 2, just 87 runs behind England after 2 days of 1st test at Lord’s

By Foster Niumata THE ASSOCIATED PRESS LONDON _ New Zealand’s top order rode an easy pitch and some luck to finish only 87 runs behind England […]
May 22, 2015

Zimbabwe wins toss, elects to bat in first of two Twenty20s against Pakistan

LAHORE, Pakistan (AP)_ Zimbabwe captain Elton Chigumbura won the toss and elected to bat against Pakistan in the first Twenty20 on Friday. The match marks the […]