NEW DELHI: She has already defied the odds in a country fixated on cricket rather than the slopes to win India's first international skiing medal - but Aanchal Thakur insists she is just getting started.
CHICAGO: Olympian gymnast McKayla Maroney on Thursday (Jan 18) told of the "scars" left by alleged sexual abuse by the former national team doctor Larry Nassar, as a report claimed officials at an American university long knew he was…
SEOUL: A South Korean women's short track speed skating coach has been suspended just weeks before the country hosts the Winter Olympics, officials said, with reports saying he hit Sochi gold medallist Shim Suk-Hee.
ABU DHABI: Defending champion Tommy Fleetwood picked up from where he left off in the UAE capital, racing to the top of the leaderboard early in the US$3 million Abu Dhabi HSBC Championship on Thursday (Jan 18) with a bogey-free round of…
MADRID: FC Barcelona shelled out more than €200 million (US$245 million) for Neymar including his salary and the "countless hidden clauses of the transfer," Spain's El Mundo daily said on Thursday (Jan 18).
Klay Thompson scored 38 points and Stephen Curry added 30 to spark defending NBA champion Golden State over Chicago 119-112 Wednesday, giving the Warriors a club record-matching 14th consecutive road victory.
North and South Korea's plan to march together under the same blue-and-white Korean peninsula flag at the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics next month marks the revival of an emblem of warmer ties between the old foes from years past.
MELBOURNE: Tennis players and fans sweltered in scorching conditions at the Australian Open on Thursday (Jan 18), braced for a two-day heat wave to worsen with the mercury set to exceed 40 degrees Celcius on Friday.
MELBOURNE: A man who began heckling near the players' boxes during a Nick Kyrgios Australian Open match was an internet prankster, it emerged on Thursday (Jan 18), as concern mounted about rowdy crowds at the tournament.
SEOUL: The two Koreas agreed on Wednesday (Jan 17) to march together under a single flag at the Winter Olympics opening ceremony and field a united women's ice hockey team for the Games in a further sign of easing tensions on the peninsula.
MELBOURNE: Ukrainian 15-year-old Marta Kostyuk became the youngest player to reach the third round of a grand slam in over 20 years when she defeated local wildcard Olivia Rogowska at the Australian Open on Wednesday (Jan 17).
LANSING, Mich.: One of the victims of USA Gymnastics team physician Larry Nassar, who pleaded guilty to molesting dozens of girls, on Tuesday (Jan 16) blamed the disgraced doctor for her father's suicide.
SEOUL: While Seoul forges ahead with plans to use the upcoming Winter Olympics to showcase inter-Korean unity, some South Korean athletes are "furious" at proposals to form joint teams with North Koreans, highlighting a broader lack of…
Luis Suarez stole the show with a brace and an assist as Barcelona fought back from two goals down to win 4-2 at Real Sociedad on Sunday (Jan 14) and restore their nine-point lead at the top of La Liga.
Liverpool condemned Manchester City to their first Premier League defeat of the season on Sunday (Jan 14) as Arsenal's defeat was marked by the missing Alexis Sanchez, who looks set to leave the club imminently.