Sports

Athletics: IAAF to vote on Tuesday on whether to reinstate Russia

Athletics: IAAF to vote on Tuesday on whether to reinstate Russia

Published 03/12/2018

MONACO (Reuters) - Russia’s athletics federation will learn on Tuesday whether its ban for widespread doping, in place for the last three years, will be [more…]

Bulls fire Hoiberg, promote Boylen to head coach

Bulls fire Hoiberg, promote Boylen to head coach

Published 03/12/2018

The Chicago Bulls fired head coach Fred Hoiberg on Monday and promoted Jim Boylen to lead the team. “Decisions like this one are never easy [more…]

America’s Cup crews hone ‘flying’ AC75 class on and off water

America’s Cup crews hone ‘flying’ AC75 class on and off water

Published 03/12/2018

MONACO (Reuters) - Preparations by the teams competing for the 36th America’s Cup in 2021 are well underway, although they are charting different courses in [more…]

Motor racing: Williams sign Canadian Latifi as F1 reserve

Motor racing: Williams sign Canadian Latifi as F1 reserve

Published 03/12/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - Canadian Nicholas Latifi will be a reserve driver for Williams next season, the Formula One team announced on Monday. The 23-year-old was [more…]

Soccer: Sierra Leone’s disqualification from Nations Cup boosts…

Soccer: Sierra Leone’s disqualification from Nations Cup boosts…

Published 03/12/2018

CAPE TOWN (Reuters) - Sierra Leone have been disqualified from the preliminaries for the 2019 African Nations Cup finals, confirming places for Kenya and Ghana [more…]

NFL: Packers end era of playing it safe with McCarthy firing

NFL: Packers end era of playing it safe with McCarthy firing

Published 03/12/2018

(Reuters) - When the Green Bay Packers fired head coach Mike McCarthyon Sunday they ended an era that many believed kept them stuck in an [more…]

NHL roundup: Ducks rally from 4 down, edge Caps

NHL roundup: Ducks rally from 4 down, edge Caps

Published 03/12/2018

Pontus Aberg scored the tiebreaker with 5:05 remaining and finished with two goals and one assist as the Anaheim Ducks rallied from a four-goal, second-period [more…]

NBA roundup: Jordan lifts Mavs over Clippers

NBA roundup: Jordan lifts Mavs over Clippers

Published 03/12/2018

DeAndre Jordan torched his former team for 16 points and a season-high 23 rebounds Sunday, and Dennis Smith Jr., who had a front tooth knocked [more…]

NFL roundup: Chargers overtake Steelers

NFL roundup: Chargers overtake Steelers

Published 03/12/2018

Rookie Michael Badgley kicked a 29-yard field goal with no time left Sunday night to give the visiting Los Angeles Chargers a 33-30 win over [more…]

Olympics: 2020 organizers vow to guard against complacency

Olympics: 2020 organizers vow to guard against complacency

Published 03/12/2018

TOKYO (Reuters) - Tokyo 2020 organizers vowed no let-up in their drive to host a successful Summer Games on Monday as International Olympic Committee (IOC) [more…]