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  • Updated: Napoli and Juventus continue see-saw battle in Serie A

    Updated: Napoli and Juventus continue see-saw battle in Serie A

    Napoli stayed one point ahead of Juventus at the top of Serie A on Sunday after both teams won their ninth league games in a row, this time beating SPAL and Torino 1-0 respectively. Napoli captain Marek Hamsik thought he had scored a second, was...

  • Rochdale sub Davies stuns Spurs to force replay

    Rochdale sub Davies stuns Spurs to force replay

    Substitute Steve Davies earned Rochdale an FA Cup fifth-round replay at Wembley with his remarkable stoppage-time equaliser against Tottenham. Sky Bet League One's bottom club played superbly to take the lead into half-time thanks to captain Ian...

  • Japan's Kodaira wins gold in women's 500m

    Japan's Kodaira wins gold in women's 500m

    Nao Kodaira stormed to gold in the women's 500 metres in an Olympic record time of 36.94 seconds at the Gangneung Oval on Sunday, becoming the first female speed skater from Japan to win an Olympic title in an individual event. Defending champion...

  • Abramenko wins aerials gold after tense final

    Abramenko wins aerials gold after tense final

    Oleksandr Abramenko won Olympic freestyle skiing gold for Ukraine in the men’s aerials competition on Sunday. China’s Jia Zongyang took home the silver medal, while Olympic Athlete from Russia Ilia Burov secured the bronze. The final consisted of...

  • Fourcade wins biathlon to make French record

    Fourcade wins biathlon to make French record

    Martin Fourcade became France's most successful Olympian of all time on Sunday with a brilliant display of shooting and skiing to win the men's 15km mass start biathlon race at the Alpensia resort for his fourth Olympic gold. Simon Schempp of...

  • Klaebo clinches majestic relay gold for Norway

    Klaebo clinches majestic relay gold for Norway

    Johannes Hoesflot Klaebo secured a majestic victory in the men's 4x10km relay with a stunning late spurt as Norway won their fifth gold in eight cross-country skiing competitions at the Pyeongchang Games on Sunday. The lead changed hands several...

  • Austria's Hirscher wins second gold with giant slalom triumph

    Austria's Hirscher wins second gold with giant slalom triumph

    Majestic Marcel Hirscher won his second gold medal of the Pyeongchang Games after leaving a field of rivals trailing in his wake with another technical masterclass in the giant slalom at Yongpyong Alpine Centre on Sunday. The Austrian, who had...

  • Braaten strikes early to capture slopestyle gold

    Braaten strikes early to capture slopestyle gold

    Norway's Oystein Braaten struck early with a brilliant first run as he claimed gold in the Olympic freestyle skiing men's slopestyle event on Sunday. American Nick Goepper improved on his bronze from Sochi four years ago with a silver medal as...

  • Roma improve European chances

    Roma improve European chances

    Roma gave themselves a boost in the battle for Serie A's European places by winning 2-0 at Udinese on Saturday. The game was goalless for 70 minutes before rising Turkish star Cengiz Under scored his fourth goal in three games with a ferocious...

  • Big guns avoid each other in quarter-final draw

    Big guns avoid each other in quarter-final draw

    Manchester United were drawn at home to Brighton in an FA Cup quarter-final draw which saw all the big guns avoid each other on Saturday evening. Jose Mourinho's men learned they would face the Seagulls shortly after sealing their place in the...

  • Lukaku double sends Man United into FA Cup quarter-finals

    Lukaku double sends Man United into FA Cup quarter-finals

    Romelu Lukaku extended his impressive FA Cup scoring record by netting twice in Manchester United's 2-0 win at Huddersfield Town to send Jose Mourinho's side through to the quarter-finals. The Belgian has scored in each of the three rounds United...

  • Blues see off Hibs after penalties

    Blues see off Hibs after penalties

    Sliema Wanderers were the last team to secure a spot in the semi-finals of the FA Trophy after defeating Hibernians on penalties. Following a goalless 120 minutes, the Wanderers scored their first four penalties while the Paolites missed two,...

  • PSG come from behind to beat Strasbourg and extend Ligue 1 lead

    PSG come from behind to beat Strasbourg and extend Ligue 1 lead

    Paris St Germain continued their march towards the Ligue 1 title when they came from a goal down to beat Racing Strasbourg 5-2 at home and extend their lead at the top to 12 points on Saturday. Strasbourg, one of only two teams to defeat PSG in...

  • Balzan made to fight for qualification

    Balzan made to fight for qualification

    Balzan earned a hard-fought passage to the FA Trophy semi-final. Balzan stormed into a double lead inside the first 15 minutes. On 11 minutes, Balzan ripped the Lija defence apart, as a punt from Paul Fenech found Cadu shooting low at Jonathan...

  • Malta fall to Netherlands, Serbia in LEN Europa Cup

    Malta fall to Netherlands, Serbia in LEN Europa Cup

    The Malta Waterpolo national team succumbed to two defeats in their first couple of outings in the LEN Europa Cup, currently held in Croatia.  Karl Izzo's clan opened their commitments with heavy defeat to Serbia, 17-3, during which...

  • Suarez and Alba strikes give Barca win at stubborn Eibar

    Suarez and Alba strikes give Barca win at stubborn Eibar

    Barcelona got back to winning ways on Saturday after two consecutive draws, with a 2-0 victory at Eibar, thanks to goals from Luis Suarez and Jordi Alba, to go 10 points clear at the top of the Liga standings. Suarez latched on to a pass from...

  • Bayern snatch win with late penalty but Cologne foiled by VAR

    Bayern snatch win with late penalty but Cologne foiled by VAR

    Robert Lewandowski converted a 90th-minute penalty as runaway Bundesliga leaders Bayern Munich beat VfL Wolfsburg 2-1 on Saturday while bottom club Cologne were denied a rare win by a video replay. Bayern clocked up a 10th successive Bundesliga...

  • Valletta move into last four of FA Trophy

    Valletta move into last four of FA Trophy

    Valletta secured a place in the semi-finals of the FA Trophy thanks a 2-0 win over Division One Żejtun Corinthians. The Citizens, who had eliminated Senglea Athletic and Pieta Hotspurs in the previous rounds, therefore stay on track in their bid...

  • Watch: Kings' Hield, Bogdanovic shine as World routs U.S. in Rising Stars game

    Watch: Kings' Hield, Bogdanovic shine as World routs U.S. in Rising Stars game

    Sacramento Kings guard and Bahamas native Buddy Hield scored a team-high 29 points in 26 minutes, and the World team cruised to a 155-124 win over the U.S. team on Friday night in the NBA Rising Stars game at Staples Center in Los Angeles. Kings...

  • Five to watch at the Winter Olympics - February 18, Day 9

    Five to watch at the Winter Olympics - February 18, Day 9

    FREESTYLE (0200) James Woods will bid to emulate Great Britain team-mate Izzy Atkin and grab his first Olympic medal in the men's ski slopestyle competition. Woods finished fifth in Sochi despite carrying an injury, and is expected to push for a...