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Rugby: Major League commissioner sees bright future for game in U.S.

Rugby: Major League commissioner sees bright future for game in U.S.

Published 28/01/2019

(Reuters) - Major League Rugby (MLR) Commissioner Dean Howes says the sport will be more visible than ever in the United States this year as [more…]

Patriots, Rams arrive in Atlanta for Super Bowl

Patriots, Rams arrive in Atlanta for Super Bowl

Published 28/01/2019

ATLANTA (Reuters) - The Los Angeles Rams and New England Patriots have touched down in Atlanta after enthusiastic send-offs from their fans ahead of their [more…]

Former Australia captain Foster to lobby FIFA for Araibi

Former Australia captain Foster to lobby FIFA for Araibi

Published 28/01/2019

SYDNEY (Reuters) - Former Australia soccer captain Craig Foster will lobby officials at world governing body FIFA later on Monday for them to intervene on [more…]

Soccer: U.S. give manager Berhalter a winning start, beat Panama 3-0

Soccer: U.S. give manager Berhalter a winning start, beat Panama 3-0

Published 28/01/2019

(Reuters) - The United States beat Panama 3-0 on Sunday to give new manager Gregg Berhalter a winning start to his tenure. Djordje Mihailovic marked [more…]

Former Giants executive Magowan dies at 76

Former Giants executive Magowan dies at 76

Published 28/01/2019

Peter Magowan, the former San Francisco Giants executive who thwarted a relocation attempt and championed construction of the waterfront stadium now called Oracle Park, passed [more…]

Figure skating: Stunning free skate gives Chen third U.S. title

Figure skating: Stunning free skate gives Chen third U.S. title

Published 28/01/2019

(Reuters) - World champion Nathan Chen delivered a spectacular free skate to easily claim his third consecutive U.S. figure skating title in Detroit on Sunday. [more…]

Rose wins at Torrey Pines, passes Faldo with ten PGA Tour victories

Rose wins at Torrey Pines, passes Faldo with ten PGA Tour victories

Published 28/01/2019

(Reuters) - World number one Justin Rose described his victory as a “win-and-a-half” after carding a three-under-par 69 to beat Adam Scott by two shots [more…]

NFL notebook: Thousands give Pats a Super sendoff

NFL notebook: Thousands give Pats a Super sendoff

Published 27/01/2019

For New England Patriots fans, the trip to the Super Bowl never gets old. Before the Patriots departed Sunday morning for their ninth Super Bowl [more…]

Report: Brady defiantly denies retirement question

Report: Brady defiantly denies retirement question

Published 27/01/2019

If anyone had any question whether Tom Brady would consider retiring after the Super Bowl, win or lose, the iconic Patriots quarterback has apparently put [more…]

Federer serves up dominant first-round win against Istomin

Federer serves up dominant first-round win against Istomin

Published 14/01/2019

MELBOURNE (Reuters) - Defending champion Roger Federer served straight through Denis Istomin to win their first-round encounter at the Australian Open on Monday, securing a [more…]