Michael Phelps, who retired as the most decorated Olympian in history in 2016, is not holding out much hope for a clean Olympics Games in Tokyo next year.
Jamie Chadwick said her dream of competing in Formula One was a step closer after the British driver retained her W Series title last weekend.
As MLS and Liga MX grow closer together, an all-Mexican CONCACAF Champions League final suggests U.S. and Canadian soccer have a long way to go.
Mohamed Salah's incandescent form means Liverpool have to figure out what to do about his contract, which expires in 2023.
Eric Moody goes over which players fantasy managers should consider dealing for right now.
Though QB Dak Prescott, who's dealing with a right calf strain, looked good in practice Wednesday, coach Mike McCarthy said he must "cross the threshold" to play Sunday.
Coach Matt Nagy says no decision has been made yet on whether Khalil Mack will play in the Bears' game against the 49ers.
Cleveland Browns quarterback Baker Mayfield says it's "absolutely" possible he could play Sunday against the Pittsburgh Steelers after missing last week's game with a left shoulder injury.
After being briefed by team management Wednesday, Blackhawks players said of Stan Bowman resigning that "it's probably a good thing that we parted ways."
Chicago Bulls All-Star Zach LaVine underwent an MRI on Tuesday, which revealed a sprained left thumb that he plans to play through.
Lightning star Nikita Kucherov underwent a procedure Tuesday for a lower-body injury and will be out for approximately eight to 10 weeks.
LeBron James, who sat out Tuesday's game vs. San Antonio because of a sore right ankle, will also miss Wednesday's game vs. Oklahoma City, the team announced.
Rams owner Stan Kroenke has angered NFL owners with the possibility of him trying to back away from a promise to cover tens of millions of dollars in legal expenses related to his team's 2016 departure from St. Louis, sources told ESPN.
The Panthers will not pursue Texans quarterback Deshaun Watson ahead of the NFL trade deadline, a source confirmed to ESPN.
Two-time Olympic gold medallist Philip Hindes announces his retirement at the age of 29.
Juventus fall to their third Serie A defeat of the season as Maxime Lopez's injury-time strike gives Sassuolo a memorable win.
Memphis Depay misses a penalty as Barcelona lose against Rayo Vallecano to increase the pressure on Ronald Koeman.
Britain's Andy Murray loses for the first time in his career at the Vienna Open after a straight-set defeat by Spanish teenager Carlos Alcaraz.
Olympic middleweight boxing champion Lauren Price is excited about her future in the sport as she weighs up a number of offers to turn professional.
Football law makers, the International Football Association Board (Ifab), recommend five substitutions are implemented permanently in the sport.
Namibia hold their nerve to beat Scotland by four wickets in the final over of a tense Super 12s match at the Men's T20 World Cup.
Things to watch in the Scottish Premiership on Wednesday with all 12 teams in action.
A revolutionary 12-a-side competition launching next year appears to have been killed off by World Rugby.
Watch the top five goals from the latest round of La Liga matches, featuring a brilliant last-minute equaliser from long range from Granada's Angel Montoro.
Watch as Ruben Trumpelmann gives Namibia a dream start, claiming three wickets in the opening over against Scotland at the T20 World Cup.
Former England midfielder and Ipswich Under-23 manager Kieron Dyer is "undertaking tests" in hospital.
Borussia Dortmund's Marco Reus is an anomaly: a young star who chose to stay. Almost a decade later, he's aging gracefully. Enjoy him while you can.
ESPN's David Purdum caught up with the former Saints quarterback to talk about his new role as a sportsbook ambassador, teams on his radar and more.
Almost a year after they first got the green light to buy Wrexham, Ryan Reynolds and Rob McElhenney were in the crowd for their very first match.
Six more $1 million winners will be crowned Wednesday night in Florida -- former champions and new challengers among the bunch. What can we expect from the 2021 PFL championship, and beyond?
Who are the top first-years through seven weeks of the NFL season? Who is the top QB in the class so far? And can anyone stop Ja'Marr Chase? Here are our top 10 rookies.
Houston's star shortstop has become the Astros' most vocal leader while backing up his words with every postseason swing.
With Penn State and Illinois flailing for nine overtimes, our week's weakest falls lower than we could have expected.
There have been many surprises in the early going of the 2021-22 season. Here's an updated rank of all 32 clubs, plus our first impressions for each.
What makes Arizona, Green Bay, Tampa Bay, Dallas and the Rams legit contenders? ESPN's NFL Nation reporters break it down and point out vulnerabilities.
This is the story of the chaotic final days of the battle between Nick Rolovich and Washington State over his vaccination status.
Watch Jason Roy's best shots from his half-century against Bangladesh to help give England a comfortable victory at the T20 World Cup.
England continue their perfect start at the Men's T20 World Cup with an eight-wicket thrashing of Bangladesh in Abu Dhabi.
Four uncapped players will start Scotland's Autumn Nations Series opener against Tonga on Saturday.
Morton was struck by a comebacker in his team’s Game 1 win over Houston in the World Series. Three outs later, he left with a fractured fibula. When the break occurred is unknown.
Anthony Joshua says he is "done with losing" as he considers a coaching shake-up in the wake of his defeat by Oleksandr Usyk.
The outpouring of affection for Walter Smith after his death at the age of 73 is a mark of the man, writes Tom English.
Doubts have been raised whether unvaccinated players will be allowed to take part in the Australian Open after contradictory statements from key politicians.
Jorge Soler's home run leads the top five plays from game one of Major League Baseball's World Series as Atlanta Braves beat Houston Astros 6-2.
NFL This Week's Jason Bell and Osi Umenyiora disagree on whether the Tennessee Titans' running back Derrick Henry should be considered as the NFL's most valuable player.
Watch as England's Moeen Ali lands two early blows to Bangladesh, dismissing Liton Das and Naim Sheikh in back-to-back deliveries at the T20 World Cup.
With just 100 days to go until the Winter Olympics get under way, here is everything you need to know about Beijing 2022.
BBC pundit Micah Richards recalls coming through the Manchester City ranks and some of his friends and housemates who did not make it.
Jorge Soler in the role of Ronald Acuña Jr. A.J. Minter as Charlie Morton. And so it went, with Atlanta rolling to victory in Game 1 of the World Series.
Football Focus visits Peterhead and the club's 81-year-old fitness coach Stuart Hogg, a remarkable character with an incredible history in Scottish football.
In her first BBC Sport column, GB bobsleigh star Montell Douglas discusses the lack of black people and people of colour in winter sports.
"We have the knack of bouncing back after losses," Houston manager Dusty Baker said after his team dropped Game 1 of the World Series to Atlanta on Tuesday night.
Atlanta's ace defied pain tolerance and set the tone for his team by pitching until his leg gave out.
Adelaide United player Josh Cavallo comes out as gay, making him the world's only current openly gay male top-flight footballer.
Some Namibia players are not full-time cricketers, the coach has to buy snacks before training, so how have they managed to get this far in the T20 World Cup?
The Atlanta Braves draw first blood in the World Series, beating the Houston Astros 6-2 in the opening game., but lose starting pitcher Charlie Morton to a fractured fibula.
The BBC Women's Footballer of the Year 2021 nominees will be revealed on Thursday - you can vote for your favourite on the BBC Sport website.
After breaking her heel on the eve of the Pyeongchang 2018 Winter Olympics, Katie Ormerod feels Beijing 2022 is "her time".
A group of 10 former rugby league players - including ex-Great Britain scrum-half Bobbie Goulding - are claiming the sport has left them with brain damage.
With 100 days before Beijing 2022, BBC Sport looks at the venues and athletes switching from summer to winter Games.