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'Golden Girl' PT Usha to be named India's sports chief

Former track and field star PT Usha will take over as the first woman president of the Indian Olympic Association, becoming the first former international athlete to head the organisation in more than 60 years.


November 28, 2022, 12:33 PM

Van Gerwen hits nine-darter on way to Players Championship title

Michael van Gerwen produced a nine-dart finish and a maximum check-out as he laid down a marker for the World Championship by claiming a seventh Cazoo Players Championship title.


November 28, 2022, 10:35 AM

New Orleans Saints suffer first shut-out loss in 21 years

The New Orleans Saints had their scoring streak of 332 games snapped in a 13-0 loss to the San Francisco 49ers in Santa Clara, California on Sunday.


November 28, 2022, 10:31 AM

Suns pull away to keep Lakers winless on the road

Devin Booker and Mikal Bridges scored 25 points apiece to help the Phoenix Suns post a 115-105 victory over the road-challenged Los Angeles Lakers on Tuesday night.


November 23, 2022, 11:13 AM

Tiger Woods earns $15M bonus via PGA Tour's PIP program

Tiger Woods appeared in just three events this year but his popularity remains unmatched after the PGA Tour announced the 15-time major champion earned $15 million as the top performer in the Player Impact Program.


November 23, 2022, 11:09 AM

Livingstone pulls out of BBL stint after England Test call-up

Liam Livingstone has pulled out of a stint with Melbourne Renegades, who in August selected the England all-rounder in the Big Bash League’s inaugural overseas draft.


November 22, 2022, 12:00 PM

English batsman Evans sacked by BBL team after failed dope test

Australian Big Bash League side Perth Scorchers terminated their contract with English batsman Laurie Evans Tuesday after he tested positive for a banned substance during a routine anti-doping test.


November 22, 2022, 11:58 AM

San Francisco 49ers defeat Arizona Cardinals 38-10 in Mexico City

Despite opening the scoring with a field goal in the first quarter, the Cardinals were easily outdone by the 49ers’ effort in clocking up five touchdowns.


November 22, 2022, 11:47 AM

Jazz beat Blazers to take Western Conference lead

Jordan Clarkson scored 28 points, including eight straight in the final 1:48, in the Utah Jazz’s 118-113 victory over the Portland Trail Blazers on Saturday night.


November 20, 2022, 11:43 AM

Novak Djokovic closes in on Roger Federer's record after reaching ATP final in Turin

The Serbian is one victory away from equalling Federer’s mark of six ATP titles after beating American Taylor Fritz 7-6, 7-6 in their semi-final on Saturday


November 19, 2022, 10:49 PM