CAPE TOWN (Reuters) - Nigeria look like avoiding a FIFA suspension after a court case involving a battle for the leadership of the Nigerian Football Federation ...

Rumble in the Jungle ring stolen

Not much nostalgia in the Democratic Republic of Congo where Muhammad Ali and George Foreman traded blows 40 years ago.
Chasing a fourth tournament victory in six weeks, Andy Murray is into the quarter-finals of the Paris Masters to seal a place in the ATP Finals.
PARIS (Reuters) - Briton Andy Murray continued his recent resurgence when he qualified for the ATP World Tour Finals by reaching the quarter-finals of the Paris...
LONDON (Reuters) - One man's loss is another's gain, according to Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers, who could throw outcast forward Fabio Borini into the fray...

IndyCar reveals 17-race schedule

The 2015 IndyCar series will have six oval races, six on road courses and four on temporary street circuits, and include a return to Brazil.
PARIS (Reuters) - Third seed Stan Wawrinka was knocked out in the third round of the Paris Masters when he lost 6-7(2) 7-5 7-6(3) against South African Kevin...
Ireland's scrum further weakened by the loss of New Zealand-born prop Nathan White for the rugby Tests against South Africa, Georgia and Australia.
PARIS (Reuters) - Injured Formula One driver Jules Bianchi remains in a critical but stable condition, the Frenchman's family said on Thursday.
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Former Real Madrid and Spain forward Raul has joined New York Cosmos for the 2015 season on a "multi-year" contract pending a medical, the...
LONDON (Reuters) - West Ham United's in-form striker Diafra Sakho is "touch and go" to face Stoke City at the weekend, but the flying Hammers will be boosted by...
BERLIN (Reuters) - Schalke 04 fullback Atsuto Uchida signed a three-year extension to his deal with Champions League club Schalke 04 on Thursday that will keep...
The former captain, whose twin centuries in the first test secured Pakistan's 221-run win in Dubai, extended his red hot form to hit an unbeaten 111 and help...
Leading Australia one-nil in a two-Test series, Pakistan's cricketers finish day one of the second Test 2-304 in their bid to claim a landmark series win.
LONDON (Reuters) - Bath's newest rugby union convert Sam Burgess firmly handed off questions about his chances of playing for England on Thursday, despite fellow...
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