ZURICH (Reuters) - Former Croatia captain Zvonimir Boban was given a high-ranking role at FIFA on Monday when football's global ruling body named him as one of...
GENEVA (Reuters) - Postponing the Rio Olympics due to fears that the event could speed the spread of the Zika virus would give a "false" sense of security because...
DURHAM, England (Reuters) - Captain Alastair Cook savoured a special moment in his glittering career after becoming the first England cricketer to reach 10,000...
DURHAM, England (Reuters) - Alastair Cook became the first Englishman to reach 10,000 test runs before leading his team to an emphatic nine-wicket win over Sri...
Alastair Cook became the first Englishman to reach 10,000 Test runs in his side's nine-wicket win over Sri Lanka in the second Test at Durham.
PARIS (Reuters) - Persistent rain accompanied by a flood warning washed out an entire day's play at the French Open on Monday for the first time since 2000,...
PARIS (Reuters) - As the French Open suffered its first washout in 16 years on Monday, the head of the Paris 2024 Olympic bid said that the installation of a roof...
STELLENBOSCH, South Africa (Reuters) - South Africa named hooker Adriaan Strauss as captain on Monday for next month's three-test home series against Ireland.

Home crowd boosting Gasquet

Home favourite Richard Gasquet is hoping the Paris crowd will inspire him to victory over Andy Murray in his first French Open quarter-final on Tuesday.
PARIS (Reuters) - As the last home player left in the singles draw, Richard Gasquet hopes a partisan crowd will help cheer him to victory in his first French Open...
Calls for a roof to be installed at Court Phillipe Chartier are growing after day nine of the French Open was washed out due to heavy rain in Paris.
England skipper Alastair Cook has become the youngest player to reach 10,000 Test runs and the 12th player to reach the landmark.
Australian young gun Ashleigh Barty is turning heads in her return to tennis after a 17-month absence.
MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Mexican soccer player Alan Pulido was rescued within a day of his kidnapping in the restive northeastern state of Tamaulipas after he was...
MADRID, May 30 (Reuters) - Chicago Bulls and Spain basketball centre Pau Gasol wants clarity on the Zika outbreak in Brazil before deciding whether to compete at...
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