The 2020 Olympic Games men's Tennis final in Tokyo will be played over three sets rather than five, the International Tennis Federation (ITF) said on Wednesday, ending the prospect of a marathon gold medal shootout.
Christian Eriksen consolidated Tottenham Hotpsur’s place in the Premier League’s top four as his superb late strike sealed a hard-fought 1-0 win over struggling Brighton on Tuesday.
Athletics icons Mo Farah and Haile Gebrselassie are locked in an escalating dispute just days away from the London Marathon with claims of robbery and an alleged assault at the heart of the row.
Nasser Saleh Al Attiyah is the clear favourite to take an eighth successive and an unrivalled 13th outright victory in the Jordan Rally when action roars into life with the opening Panorama super special stage of 16.92km, near Mount Nebo on Friday morning.
PV Sindhu and Sameer Verma stormed into the quarter-finals of the Asia Badminton Championships in Wuhan on Thursday after straightforward victories in their respective matches.
Watford achieved mission improbable on Sunday to win an FA Cup semi-final that had looked lost but their next Wembley task looks more like mission impossible when they have to halt an apparently unstoppable Manchester City in the final.
Hugo Lloris has endured a mistake-filled season, but the Tottenham goalkeeper knows his costly blunders will be forgotten if he can lead his side to Champions League success against Manchester City.
Napoli drew 1-1 with ten-man Genoa on Sunday to ensure that Juventus will have to wait another week to seal an eighth consecutive Serie A title.
There have been calls for players to leave the pitch if they are abused but Sterling said he felt that would be the wrong move.