Ferrari give new information about their 2023 F1 car as Scuderia tease launch

Ferrari will soon pull the covers off the livery of their new F1 car which they hope will be competitive enough to mount a serious challenge against Red Bull and Mercedes for the title

Shackling Arsenal's Bukayo Saka and delighting Pep Guardiola: How Nathan Ake became Man City's Mr Reliable

Pep Guardiola has questioned the hunger and desire of his Manchester City players over recent weeks but Nathan Ake continues to set an example to his teammates.

NBA trade deadline tracker: Latest rumors, news, updates on 2023 deadline day

Let the NBA trade deadline madness begin. Trade season is already underway, kicking off over the weekend with a blockbuster deal that sent the NBA world into a frenzy. The Mavericks made a major move to acquire All-Star guard Kyrie Irving from the Nets, pairing Luka Doncic with another one of the most prolific scorers in the NBA. MORE: Breaking dow...

St. Andrews to leave the 700-year-old Swilcan Bridge alone

PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. (AP) — What was shaping up as one the biggest controversies in golf this year also turned out to be the shortest one. The Swilcan Bridge on the 18th hole at St. Andrews will be left alone. The outrage, bordering on horror, began with social media images of the St. Andrews Links Trust extending the start of the bridge to include a circular patio of stones that did not look like they had been there for 700 years. “The ongoing...

Soccer-Absences no excuse for Man United not winning, says Ten Hag

MANCHESTER (Reuters) - Manchester United manager Erik ten Hag has insisted he will not make any excuses if his side fail to beat struggling Leeds United at home in the Premier League on Wednesday even though they are without a number of key players. United's midfield linchpin Casemiro is suspended for the next three matches after being sent off in Saturday's 2-1 win over Crystal Palace, while

Alexander Volkanovski warned he can do NOTHING to stop Islam Makhachev

Volkanovski, 34, aims to etch his name in the history books in Perth against the all-conquering Dagestani, with the Australian underdog moving up to add to his featherweight title.

How to stop LeBron James: Michael Jordan, Kobe Bryant and others share scouting reports on legendary scorer

The question of how to stop LeBron James is one that has been asked for 20 years. Nobody has found a good answer, which is precisely why James is about to become the leading scorer in NBA history. That hasn't stopped some of the greatest players of all time from sharing their opinions on how they would try to at least slow him down. Here are some o...

Paul Merson criticises Leeds for sacking Jesse Marsch

Paul Merson 'can't believe' Leeds decided to sack boss Jesse Marsch ahead of their upcoming games against Manchester United and said he felt 'sorry' for the 49-year-old.

Rafael Leao or Khvicha Kvaratskhelia? Kaoru Mitoma is just as good and can break the mould for Japanese football

Kaoru Mitoma has taken the Premier League by storm over recent months. It comes as no surprise to Jay Bothroyd, who was dazzled by the winger's raw talent in the J-League.

Yaya Toure's former agent DENIES taking secret payments from Man City

Yaya Toure's former agent has denied receiving secret payments from Manchester City during the midfielder's time at the club, after the club were charged with breaches of financial rules.

Rio Ferdinand predicts Man Utd's exact finishing position in Premier League table

Manchester United are currently third in the Premier League table and club icon Rio Ferdinand has offered his opinion on where Erik ten Hag's side will finish this season

Chelsea vs Fulham lineups as Enzo Fernandez joins starting 11 for Premier League London derby match

Chelsea will hope to see their new signings in action as they take on Fulham at Stamford Bridge on Friday, looking for revenge from the reverse fixture not long ago.

Allan Saint-Maximin addresses five-month exile at Newcastle - "I want to be honest"

Allan Saint-Maximin has struggled for minutes this term due to two muscle injuries and Newcastle's superb form under Eddie Howe in the Premier League and Carabao Cup

Rio Ferdinand: Harry Kane needs to leave Tottenham to win trophies

Kane, 29, became the club's record goalscorer on Sunday as he went past Jimmy Greaves' record of 266 goals for Tottenham which has stood since 1970.

How to buy Prime Energy Drink: Price, history of Logan Paul & KSI's official sports drink of the UFC

From social media stars to international business partners, KSI and Logan Paul have managed to make an impact in the sports world. Their latest venture, Prime Energy Drink, will make its way to the octagon. Before UFC 284 on February 11, it was announced that Paul and KSI teamed up with the UFC to make Prime the official global sports drink of the ...

Heat say Kyle Lowry out at least 3 games with knee issue

MIAMI (AP) — Kyle Lowry has been ruled out for the Miami Heat's next three games with a left knee issue, and he could be sidelined even longer. Lowry is averaging 12.0 points and 5.3 assists on 39.6% shooting this season, numbers all down from a year ago when Miami went into the Eastern Conference playoffs as the No. 1 seed. He will miss games against Indiana on Wednesday, versus Houston on Friday and at Orlando on Saturday. He didn't play...

F1 driver Bottas relishes his leadership role at Alfa Romeo

After taking a back-seat role at Mercedes for so long, Valtteri Bottas is relishing his position as Alfa Romeo leader. The Finnish driver is in his second season with the Formula One team after being replaced by George Russell at Mercedes. “In this team I feel like my role has been very different to what I’ve ever had in Formula One,” Bottas said on Tuesday as Alfa Romeo unveiled its sleek black-and-red C43 car for 2023. “A bit more involvement,...

MATCHDAY: Man United hosts Leeds, PSG visits rival Marseille

A look at what’s happening in European soccer on Wednesday: ENGLAND Manchester United can gain ground on Premier League leader Arsenal when it hosts manager-less Leeds. Relegation-fighting Leeds fired Jesse Marsch on Monday ahead of a double-header against third-place United. The teams meet at Old Trafford first and then at Elland Road on Sunday. Defeats for Arsenal and Manchester City over the weekend have reignited hopes that United can mount...

LeBron James vs. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar: First points, signature shots and more from top scorers in NBA history

LeBron James has nearly reached the mountaintop. Heading into the Lakers' matchup with the Thunder on Tuesday night, James is only 36 points away from passing Kareem Abdul-Jabbar on the NBA's all-time scoring list. Abdul-Jabbar has held the record for more than three decades. Now, James will likely stand at No. 1 on the list for several years becau...

Remembering LeBron James' first bucket, the shot that began journey to all-time scoring record

LeBron James' journey to becoming the NBA's all-time leading scorer began on Oct. 29, 2003. In one of the most anticipated debuts in the history of professional sports, an 18-year-old James stepped in front of a sold-out Arco Arena and added the first 25 points to his career tally. As we commemorate James surpassing Kareem Abdul-Jabbar's career mar...

How will Man United line up in midfield without Casemiro?

It's a nuisance given how influential Casemiro has been since his £70million summer arrival from Real Madrid. But Erik ten Hag does have a number of options to compensate for his absence.

Raptors trade deadline primer: Potential deals, storylines & targets featuring O.G. Anunoby, Fred VanVleet

As the Feb. 9 trade deadline approaches, the Raptors remain at the center of most league-wide discussions. And while change feels inevitable, it's unclear just what change will come. Rumors have been circulating Toronto for weeks now and that likely won't change until a deal is done or the deadline passes on Thursday at 3 p.m. ET. With just about e...

Man City punishment: Possible sanctions, points deductions amid Premier League financial allegations

Should Manchester City be found guilty of the financial breaches outlined in the Premier League investigation, here are the possible punishments the club could face.

Kyrie Irving trade a massive gamble for Mavericks: On-court fit with Luka Doncic, contracts complicate future

Now that the initial shock of Kyrie Irving's trade to the Mavericks has subsided (full details here), the conversation shifts to what happens next in Dallas. More specifically, how will Irving slot in next to Luka Doncic? The Mavs' 23-year-old superstar is an ultra high-usage heliocentric star that's never played alongside anyone as talented with t...

Man City 'fear legal troubles could impact pursuit of Jude Bellingham'

Manchester City's pursuit of Jude Bellingham could reportedly be complicated by the bombshell charges announced by the Premier League against the club over alleged financial rule breaches.

LeBron James disappointed Lakers did not trade for Kyrie Irving, citing 'great chemistry'

LeBron James has weighed in on the Kyrie Irving trade. In a conversation with ESPN's Michael Wilbon, James made it clear that he was "disappointed" the Lakers didn't acquire Irving from the Nets, but he says his focus has already shifted. "Well, definitely disappointing," James said. "I can't sit here and say I'm not disappointed on not being able ...

Has Newcastle United ever won the League Cup? History of the Magpies in Carabao Cup

Newcastle are pushing for glory in the 2022/23 Carabao Cup but what is their record in the competition?

Ex-UEFA chief says Premier League has a STRONGER case against Man City

The Premier League has a considerably stronger case against Manchester City than UEFA had just three years ago, according to the governing body's former chief investigator Yves Leterme.

Motor racing-China's Zhou says FIA got driver statement move wrong

By Cecile Mantovani ZURICH (Reuters) - China's first and only Formula One race driver Guanyu Zhou added his voice to the sport's freedom of speech controversy on Tuesday by saying the governing FIA had made a wrong move. The Paris-based FIA updated its International Sporting Code last December with a clause requiring prior written permission for drivers to make or display "political, religious

Lakers vs. Thunder ticket prices for LeBron James breaking Kareem Abdul-Jabbar's all-time scoring record

LeBron James is on the brink of making history and the ticket market has taken notice. James is only 36 points away from breaking Kareem Abdul-Jabbar's record as the NBA's all-time leading scorer, meaning he could take the scoring crown any game now. The Lakers' next game is set for Tuesday, Feb. 7 against the Thunder at Arena in Los Ang...

Golf-St Andrews to dig up much-mocked 'DIY patio' by Swilcan Bridge

LONDON (Reuters) - St Andrews has said it will rip up a new stone feature next to the historic Swilcan Bridge on the Old Course after it was criticised as looking like a "DIY patio". The circular feature adjacent to the famous old structure next to the first and 18th fairways was authorised by St Andrews Links Trust to mitigate wear and tear. But after a backlash they have decided to dig it up.

Why did Leeds United sack Jesse Marsch? Premier League club fires American manager amidst poor form

American coach Jesse Marsch is out as manager of Leeds United after less than a year in charge, and while the results fail to defend his case, there are a number of confusing elements to this decision by the Premier League club.

Heat trade Dewayne Dedmon, 2nd-round pick to Spurs

MIAMI (AP) — The San Antonio Spurs have acquired Dewayne Dedmon and a second-round draft from the Miami Heat, with the teams finalizing that deal Tuesday. The Spurs will receive Miami's second-round selection in 2028. The Heat got cash considerations, plus more importantly, some newly opened financial flexibility — since they're not taking any salary back — as well as a roster spot. Dedmon is averaging 5.7 points in 30 games this season. He...

LAUDRUP: Rangers triumphing in the Cup final could make Celtic buckle

Last month saw Michael Beale conduct part one of his Rangers rebuild with a couple of new signings. February now brings the opportunity to turbo-charge belief about where he might take the club.

Manchester City's problems mount for manager Pep Guardiola

MANCHESTER, England (AP) — Pep Guardiola had enough to worry about even before Manchester City became embroiled in probably the biggest Premier League scandal of all time. Off the field, City is facing accusations that the club breached a slew of financial regulations with its lavish spending. On it, Guardiola faces his own battle to defend the league title and keep his team's season on track. While City's position in the standings remains...

Meet Carlos Corberan - favourite for Leeds job after Marsch's sacking

While Carlos Corberan, who retired from playing at the age of 23 to focus on coaching, makes no secret of his love for working with Marcelo Bielsa, there is more to him than simply being the Argentine's 2.0.

F1 in 2023: When will Mercedes and each team launch their new car?

Max Verstappen will look to retain his F1 title against the likes of Lewis Hamilton and George Russell when the new season returns in March.

Column: Rose about majors over money heading into twilight

PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. (AP) — Justin Rose and Joaquin Niemann are at different stages of their careers and their achievements in golf are nothing alike. Their words, while not verbatim and lacking context, felt familiar. They were spoken nearly a year apart, inspired by the joy of winning on the PGA Tour at a course steeped in so much history it adds to the occasion. “Winning a PGA Tour event, getting a trophy, having Tiger there, all the history...

Fired Marsch not given chance to see Leeds overhaul through

Jesse Marsch must have thought he had more time at Leeds. After all, he had just been allowed to bring in a close friend and fellow American, Chris Armas, to work alongside him in the coaching staff. He had also just overseen an outlay of around $45 million in the January transfer window on two players — Maximilian Wöber and Georginio Rutter — as well as the loan signing of another U.S. international, Weston McKennie, to complement an...

LeBron James, Anthony Davis headline full list of Rich Paul's Klutch Sports Group NBA roster

In the business of basketball, which features tough negotiations, max contracts and constant player movement, one agency has quickly established itself as an incredibly influential force. Rich Paul's Klutch Sports Group, which began in 2012 with LeBron James as its primary client, has evolved into a powerhouse in the agency world, boasting 29 curre...

Michael Chandler declares an early win over Conor McGregor this year

With both known for starting fights at an electric pace, Chandler did not anticipate a change in tact from his opponent, and indicated that he would also be unlikely to ease himself in either.

White claims that UFC 284 will surpass pay-per-view sale records

On Saturday night, the UFC's two best pound-for-pound fighters - Islam Makhachev and Alexander Volkanovski - will share the octagon in a thrilling encounter in Perth, Australia.

What number will Kyrie Irving wear for the Mavericks? Dallas' new star to revert to old roots

Kyrie Irving is officially a member of the Dallas Mavericks. As reality sets in and we begin to envision Irving in a Mavs uniform next to Luka Doncic, there's just one thing missing from the vision… the digit or digits on Irving's Mavs jersey. Over the course of his 12-year NBA career, Irving has worn No. 2 and No. 11, which he wore in his most rec...

Brighton transfers explained: Seagulls are Premier League pioneers despite quiet transfer deadline day

High-flying Premier League side Brighton & Hove Albion have lost a manager, staff and key players this season. Here's how their transfer policy keeps the Seagulls moving forward.

Erik ten Hag trophies won at Ajax, Manchester United as he chases League Cup glory

How many trophies has Erik ten Hag won as manager? The Sporting News looks at his Ajax record as he now aims for silverware with Manchester United.

Kyrie Irving landed pay out after Dallas Mavericks trade due to hidden contract clause

The Brooklyn Nets traded away Kyrie Irving, after he demanded a move before the upcoming deadline, and fans were furious with the superstar after his rollercoaster stint with the team ended

WATCH: Charles Leclerc channels inner Michael Schumacher in iconic Ferrari F2003 F1 car

F1 fans on social media called for V10 engines to be brought back to the sport as Ferrari racer Leclerc posted a video of himself driving Schumacher's title-winning F2003 car

Stephen Curry's injury and its domino effect on Warriors, All-Star Game & West playoff picture

The Warriors' title defense has taken yet another hit in the form of an injury to reigning Finals MVP Stephen Curry. After an emotional run to the 2022 NBA title, Golden State has hovered around .500 throughout the first half of the 2022-23 season. And on Sunday, Feb. 5, The Athletic's Shams Charania reported that Curry would be out "multiple weeks...

Lakers trade deadline primer: Potential trades, targets, storylines featuring Fred VanVleet, Terry Rozier & more

The Lakers will be one of the teams in the spotlight ahead of the NBA trade deadline on Thursday, Feb. 9 at 3 p.m. ET. Los Angeles has its work cut out after whiffing on All-Star guard Kyrie Irving over the weekend, who was sent to the Mavericks in a blockbuster deal to kick off trade season. MORE: Kyrie Irving trade grades | Breaking down the fit ...

Why did Leeds sign Weston McKennie? Jesse Marsch looks to Juventus for his latest USMNT star

Leeds have added to their United States contingent with the signing of Weston McKennie on an initial loan from Juventus. McKennie is set to join compatriot and head coach Jesse March at Elland Road, where he is likely to be a key figure in the team’s fight to secure Premier League survival for a third consecutive season alongside USMNT teammates Ty...