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Anthony Rendon agrees to a seven-year, $245 million deal with Angels

Another top free agent domino has fallen, withthird baseman Anthony Rendon agreeing on a $245 million deal with the Angels.  

USA Today 12 Dec 2019 9:51 am

Golf-Captain Woods gives United States early lead at Presidents Cup

United States captain Tiger Woods led from the front to claim the opening fourballs match with Justin Thomas at the Presidents Cup but the Internationals were well placed

Reuters 12 Dec 2019 8:33 am

New Mexico State football coach DougMartin denies accusations of bullying, ra..

New Mexico State's DougMartin denied any wrongdoing as head coach of the football program amid a recent complaint made to university admini

USA Today 12 Dec 2019 8:32 am

New Zealand volcano death toll rises to eight and will continue to climb

The death toll from a New Zealand volcano eruption rose to eight on Thursday, with two victims dying in hospital, and will continue to climb with eight victims presumed d

Reuters 12 Dec 2019 6:41 am

Fantasy football rankings for Week 15: Todd Gurley, Rams back among the elite..

Running back Todd Gurley leads a resurgent Los Angeles Rams offense into Dallas as fantasy football playoffs reach semifinal round.  

USA Today 12 Dec 2019 5:06 am

What happened to the 'smoking gun' on MLB's home run problem?

MLB announced Wednesday that the results of  

USA Today 12 Dec 2019 5:05 am

Best of the decade: Top 10 men's college basketball players

One-and-done era has greatly affected college hoops, but some stars still make lasting impression. A look at top college basketball players

USA Today 12 Dec 2019 4:54 am

Report: Colorado Eagles staff member dressed in blackface as Akim Aliu during..

During his brief tenure with the AHL's Colorado Eagles, Akim Aliu says a team staff member dressed as the hockey player in blackface for Ha

USA Today 12 Dec 2019 4:25 am

Jacksonville Jaguars coach Doug Marrone: 'We're all fighting for our jobs'

The Jacksonville Jaguars have lost five consecutive games, and coach Doug Marrone knows jobs including his own could be on the line. 

USA Today 12 Dec 2019 4:17 am

MLB study on juiced balls can't explain much: 'Have to accept ... the basebal..

The second MLB-commissioned report in three years included both reasons and recommendations for the home runsurge.  

USA Today 12 Dec 2019 2:58 am

Dodgers talking Francisco Lindor trade with Indians

Lindor, 26, is one of the game's brightest young stars but is a free agent after the 2021 season and Cleveland may want to get a return for

USA Today 12 Dec 2019 2:31 am

Kliff Kingsbury, Baker Mayfield express regret over beef from Texas Tech days

Baker Mayfield and Kliff Kingsbury clashed at Texas Tech, leading to the QB's transfer. But the two have cleared the air and will meet Sund

USA Today 12 Dec 2019 2:31 am

NCAA president Mark Emmert: We need help from Congress on athlete name, image..

As multiple states seek student-athlete compensation for name, image and likeness, NCAA president Mark Emmert hopes Congress will help find

USA Today 12 Dec 2019 2:27 am

Navy's Nizaire Cromartie to wear patch honoring Pensacola shooting victim for..

Navy Midshipmen linebacker and captain Nizaire Cromartie's patch for the Army-Navy game on Saturday will honor Pensacola victim Joshua Kale

USA Today 12 Dec 2019 2:18 am


MLB's all-decade team  

USA Today 12 Dec 2019 1:36 am

Patriots LB Kyle Van Noy: Fans booing New England vs. Chiefs 'was disrespectf..

In a game in which the Patriots offense again struggled, fans in Foxborough booed New England against the Kansas City Chiefs.  

USA Today 12 Dec 2019 1:26 am

Ex-Cowboys QB Troy Aikman open to becoming NFL GM ... just not in Dallas unde..

Former Dallas Cowboys quarterback Troy Aikman, a Fox Sports color commentator since 2001, said he would entertain becoming an NFL general m

USA Today 12 Dec 2019 1:22 am

Joe Burrow, Chase Young lead USA TODAY Sports college football All-America te..

Heisman finalists Joe Burrow and Chase Young highlight the USA TODAY Sports All-American team for the 2019 college football season.  

USA Today 12 Dec 2019 12:39 am

Rugby Union Today: Ian Foster is the new All Blacks boss

Another busy day in therugby uniongame as New Zealand Rugby announced that Ian Foster would be the person to replace Steve Hansen.

Planet Rugby 11 Dec 2019 11:35 pm

India up ante in series-decider to punish West Indies in Mumbai

The Indian Express 11 Dec 2019 11:18 pm

MLB free agents: Ranking the 79 best players in the 2019-2020 class

As free agency opens, USA TODAY Sports examines the top 79free agents available on the market, from Gerrit Cole to Jason Kipnis.  

USA Today 11 Dec 2019 10:50 pm

Dan Evans banned for four weeks following red card

Ospreys full-back Dan Evans has been suspended for four weeks following his early red card in the Champions Cup loss against Racing.

Planet Rugby 11 Dec 2019 10:44 pm

Exclusive: The secrets behind Northamptons potent attack

Following Northampton Saints' excellent start to the 2019/20 campaign, James While caught up with highly-rated attack coach Sam Vesty.

Planet Rugby 11 Dec 2019 7:34 pm

Climate activist Greta Thunberg is Time's Person of the Year

Greta Thunberg, the teen activist from Sweden who has urged immediate action to address a global climate crisis, was named Time Magazine's Person of the Year for 2019 on

Reuters 11 Dec 2019 7:26 pm

Thunberg berates global elite for 'creative PR' in climate fight

Teenage climate activist Greta Thunberg accused world political and business leaders of being more concerned with their own image than taking aggressive action in the fig

Reuters 11 Dec 2019 7:24 pm

Tenfold rise in onion prices leaves Indians teary-eyed

As onion prices in India have soared tenfold this year, Mukesh Thoke, a restaurant owner on the outskirts of Mumbai, faces a dilemma - raise prices or take a hit on margi

Reuters 11 Dec 2019 7:20 pm

WADAs inconsequential blanket ban on Russia stokes anger

The Indian Express 11 Dec 2019 7:20 pm

Why Alabama, Nick Saban could dread playing Michigan in Citrus Bowl

Alabama failed to make the College Football Playoff for the first time since 2014, making its Citrus Bowl matchup against Michigan possibly

USA Today 11 Dec 2019 6:48 pm

Mountain West suspends four Nevada players for roles in UNLV brawl

The first set of penalties are in for the melee following the Nevada-UNLV football game on Nov. 30, and they all involve the Wolf Pack. 

USA Today 11 Dec 2019 6:48 pm

From draft to free agency: How New York Yankees signing Gerrit Cole was 11 ye..

The New York Yankees drafted Gerrit Cole in 2008 and tried to trade for him in 2017. They finally got him in 2019 with a record-breaking co

USA Today 11 Dec 2019 6:46 pm

Alun Wyn Jones aiming for Lions tour after RWC frustration

Wales captain Alun Wyn Jones admits that the heartbreak suffered at the Rugby World Cup is spurring him on to make a fourth Lions tour.

Planet Rugby 11 Dec 2019 6:46 pm

As the U.S. House marches towards impeachment, Senate questions next move

As the U.S. House of Representatives moves closer to impeaching President Donald Trump, larger questions loom in the Senate, where Trump's Republican allies may not give

Reuters 11 Dec 2019 6:36 pm

MLB's $200 million contracts

MLB's $200 million contracts  

USA Today 11 Dec 2019 6:23 pm

Taliban attack on U.S. military base kills one, injures scores

Suicide bombers struck the main U.S. military base in Afghanistan on Wednesday, killing at least one person and injuring scores in a major attack that could scupper plans

Reuters 11 Dec 2019 6:20 pm

Gerrit Cole's $324M deal with Yankees rocks baseball. Here's who will feel bi..

Gerrit Cole has agreed to a $324 million deal with the New York Yankees, but the impact of the signing extends far beyond the Bronx.  

USA Today 11 Dec 2019 5:50 pm

Golf-Els' preparation has primed us for Presidents Cup success - Scott

Captain Ernie Els' thorough preparation has renewed optimism in the International Team that they can end 21 years of disappointment and claim only their second Presidents

Reuters 11 Dec 2019 5:22 pm

#CAB: India footballers voice their opinions

The discriminatory CAB was passed by the Lok Sabha late into the night on Monday, December 9 and is currently being discussed by the Rajya

Rediff 11 Dec 2019 5:18 pm

William & Mary coach, teammates heap praise on Steelers' Mike Tomlin, Bills' ..

Mike Tomlin and Sean McDermott will clash Sunday as the Steelers and Bills meet, but the two coaches were once teammates at William & Mary.

USA Today 11 Dec 2019 5:02 pm

Sania Mirza looks mesmerising in this purple lehenga

Sania Mirza shared a number of photographs from her sister Anam's sangeet ceremony.

Rediff 11 Dec 2019 4:56 pm

Podcast: Lewis Moody speaks with Saints legend Tim Rodber

Former Northampton Saints, England and British & Irish Lions back-row Tim Rodber joins Lewis Moody and Leon Lloyd on After the Whistle.

Planet Rugby 11 Dec 2019 4:49 pm

Protests flare as parliament set to vote on citizenship bill

India's ruling Hindu nationalists pushed for final parliamentary approval on Wednesday for a law that critics say undermines the country's secular constitution by grantin

Reuters 11 Dec 2019 4:38 pm

This Mumbai teenager is world's youngest Ironman

18-year-old Aditya Choudhary successfully completed the Ironman 70.3 triathlon in six hours and five minutes.

Rediff 11 Dec 2019 4:28 pm

India aims for best-ever medal haul at 2020 Olympics

Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju said Tokyo Olympics is the immediate target but infrastructure needs to be put in place for future events for athletes to perform well.

Rediff 11 Dec 2019 4:11 pm

Analysis: Gloucesters attacking playbook

This week our analyst takes a look at Gloucester's attack and how their enterprising style of play has kept defences busy in the Champions

Planet Rugby 11 Dec 2019 2:50 pm

Connacht lose Colby Faingaa to injury

Connacht back-row Colby Fainga'a will miss his team's Champions Cup encounter with Gloucester in Galway on Saturday due to a knee injury.

Planet Rugby 11 Dec 2019 1:49 pm

Napoli sack coach Carlo Ancelotti despite advancing in Champions League

India's top doubles player Jwala Gutta feels the National Anti-Doping Agency (NADA) should have appointed a sportsperson as its brand ambassador instead of Bollywood acto

India TV 11 Dec 2019 1:25 pm

Opinion: Evil Empire is back: Yankees, with Gerrit Cole, are team to beat

The Yankees reminded the baseball world of their financial clout, reaching an agreement with ace Gerrit Cole on a record-setting$324 millio

USA Today 11 Dec 2019 1:02 pm

Chess legend Anand turns 50. Wish him!

World No 6 and former World Chess champion, V Anand w

Rediff 11 Dec 2019 12:54 pm