Williams ousts Halep to set up Osaka semi-final showdown at Australian Open

France, Feb. 16 -- Serena Williams moved into the semi-finals of the Australian Open on Tuesday following a 6-3, 6-3 win over the second seed Simona Halep. Williams, 39, will play third seed Naomi Os... Read More

'Six-pack' Bayern return for show of muscle in Bundesliga

France, Feb. 15 -- Bayern Munich return to domestic action on Monday night three days after beating Tigres UANL to lift the Club World Cup and their sixth trophy in eight months. Bayern entertain Arm... Read More

Barty's Australian Open party continues into the last eight

France, Feb. 15 -- Top seed Ashleigh Barty continued her quest to become the first homegrown Australian Open champion innearly 50 years with a 6-3, 6-4 victory over the unseeded American Shelby Rogers... Read More

Nadal roars into the last eight at Australian Open with win over Fognini

France, Feb. 15 -- Second seed Rafael Nadal advanced to the last eight at the Australian Open on Monday after a straight sets win over the 16th seed Fabio Fognini. Nadal, 34, disposed of the Italian ... Read More

Memento Mori: Sexist remarks cost Japan's Olympics supremo his post

France, Feb. 12 -- Japan's Olympics overlord Yoshiro Mori quit on Friday more than a week after his comments about women talking too much in meetings drew worldwide condemnation. Mori, the president ... Read More

Bayern revel in their six appeal after Club World Cup conquest

France, Feb. 12 -- Bayern Munich boss Hansi Flick hailed his players' hunger and resilience after the European champions'1-0 victory over Tigres UANL to claim the Club World Cup in Qatar and their six... Read More

Fans banned from Australian Open after discovery of Covid cluster

France, Feb. 12 -- Fans will be barred from watching the tennis at the Australian Open in Melbourne from Saturday after provincial authorities ordered a five day ban on public gatherings in order to f... Read More

Joy of six inspires Bayern Munich trophy hunters at Club World Cup in Qatar

France, Feb. 10 -- Bayern Munich hitman Robert Lewandowski set his sights on the Club World Cup moments after his brace took the European champions into the final against Tigres and the chance to win ... Read More

Australian Open top seed Barty crushes Kovinic

France, Feb. 9 -- Australian Open top seed Ashleigh Barty launched her bid to become the first homegrown women's singles champion in 43 years with a quick-fire romp past Danka Kovinic on Tuesday. The... Read More

Tsitsipas carves up Simon at Australian Open

France, Feb. 9 -- Gilles Simon's Australian Open campaign ended in 92 unceremonious minutes on Tuesday with a straight sets loss on Rod Laver Arena to fifth seed Stefanos Tsitsipas. Simon, a former w... Read More