REAL Madrid needed a late winner from Marco Asensio (pictured, AFP) and VAR’s debut in the Champions League to beat a spirited Ajax 2-1 in the first leg of the last 16 on Wednesday.
TIGER Woods says there’s “no secret” to playing Riviera Country Club, but it’s just not something he’s done well over the years.
MANCHESTER United caretaker manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer admitted his side were shown how much they still have to improve after being swept aside by an injury-hit Paris Saint-Germain 2-0 in the first leg of their Champions League last 16 tie on Tuesday.
GORDON Banks, England’s goalkeeper during their triumphant 1966 World Cup campaign, has died aged 81, his former club Stoke City announced on Tuesday.
RENAULT approach the 2019 season intent on maintaining their march towards Formula One’s top three teams aided by the arrival of Daniel Ricciardo to drive alongside Nico Hulkenberg.
NEWCASTLE goalkeeper Martin Dubravka damaged his side’s bid to avoid relegation for the second successive match as his late howler gifted Wolves a 1-1 draw on Monday.
JAMES Harden produced a scintillating late burst of scoring to extend his remarkable 30-point scoring streak to 30 games on Monday as the Houston Rockets defeated the Dallas Mavericks 120-104.
EX-SOCCEROOS captain Craig Foster was capped 29 times for his country, but believes the fight to free Hakeem al-Araibi was the most important battle of his life and vital for saving football’s soul.
LINDSEY Vonn will head into retirement having overcome “serious anxiety” to bag one last medal, lauded by rivals as a supreme role model whose trail-blazing on-piste success guarantees her a place in the pantheon of alpine skiing greats.
FOUR-TIME Tour de France winner Chris Froome will have his work cut out dealing with the altitude when he tackles the Tour Colombia starting on Tuesday, his rivals and team-mate said.