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Sports need to do more to combat climate change: lobby group

Sports need to do more to combat climate change: lobby group

Published 20/01/2020

(Reuters) - The bushfire smoke that hampered the buildup to the Australian Open highlights the need for Tennis Australia to be doing much more to [more…]

BWF approves synthetic feather shuttlecocks from 2021

BWF approves synthetic feather shuttlecocks from 2021

Published 20/01/2020

KUALA LUMPUR (Reuters) - Badminton World Federation (BWF) said on Monday it has approved synthetic feather shuttlecocks for its international tournaments from next year as [more…]

Apple held talks to add James Bond, live sports to streaming service: WSJ

Apple held talks to add James Bond, live sports to streaming service: WSJ

Published 19/12/2019

(Reuters) - Apple Inc (AAPL.O) executives met James Bond franchise-owner MGM Holdings Inc and the collegiate athletic conference Pac-12 earlier this year as part of [more…]

Malaysian Open to return to Asian Tour calendar in 2020

Malaysian Open to return to Asian Tour calendar in 2020

Published 16/12/2019

(Reuters) - The Malaysian Open will return to the Asian Tour next year following a four-year hiatus, officials said on Monday. The event will offer [more…]

Babe Ruth 500th home run bat sells for more than $1 million

Babe Ruth 500th home run bat sells for more than $1 million

Published 15/12/2019

(Reuters) - Babe Ruth may have died more than 70 years ago, but the baseball slugger is still turning out big numbers. The bat he [more…]

Joshua says had health issue before first Ruiz fight

Joshua says had health issue before first Ruiz fight

Published 09/12/2019

(Reuters) - Briton Anthony Joshua, who reclaimed his world heavyweight titles with a clinical victory over Andy Ruiz Jr on Sunday, says a health issue [more…]

Russia braces for four-year Olympic ban over doping scandal

Russia braces for four-year Olympic ban over doping scandal

Published 08/12/2019

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russia could be hit with a four-year Olympic ban on Monday for flouting anti-doping rules, a punishment local officials have said would [more…]

Beaten Ruiz wants Joshua rematch but others ahead in line

Beaten Ruiz wants Joshua rematch but others ahead in line

Published 08/12/2019

LONDON (Reuters) - A beaten Andy Ruiz Jr called for a rematch after Anthony Joshua won back an array of world heavyweight titles in Saudi [more…]

Hamilton not ruling out a Ferrari switch

Hamilton not ruling out a Ferrari switch

Published 01/12/2019

ABU DHABI (Reuters) - Six times world champion Lewis Hamilton did not deny meeting Ferrari chairman John Elkann when asked on Sunday about speculation linking [more…]

The Babe poised to hit another homer as historic bat goes on sale

The Babe poised to hit another homer as historic bat goes on sale

Published 26/11/2019

(Reuters) - Babe Ruth is poised to hit another home run, only this time on the sports memorabilia market when the bat he used to [more…]