Real Madrid’s Sergio Ramos reacts after scoring against Deportivo Alaves during their Spanish League match in Vitoria on Saturday. Agence France-Presse
Karim Benzema stepped up to lead Real Madrid’s charge against Espanyol in the absence of Eden Hazard and Gareth Bale on Saturday. Benzema smashed one goal and helped set up the second one as a resilient Real cruise
Gareth Bale will not be leaving Real Madrid on loan during the transfer window despite falling out of favour under Zinedine Zidane, his agent said on Tuesday.
Dutch central defender Matthijs de Ligt, one of the most coveted young players in world football, signed on Thursday for Juventus from Ajax for a fee of 75 million euros ($84.2 million) plus add ons.
Top seed Novak Djokovic and second seed Stefanos Tsitsipas on Wednesday kept on course for a showdown in Saturday’s final of the Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships.
Multan Sultans beat Peshawar Zalmi by six wickets in a Pakistan Super League held at the Multan Cricket Stadium on Wednesday. Chasing 124, they completed
Avishka Fernando and Kusal Mendis hit centuries as Sri Lank thrashed the West Indies by 161 runs in the second one-day international to clinch the series on Wednesday.