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  • Watch: Deguara's extraordinary buzzer-beater

    Watch: Deguara's extraordinary buzzer-beater

      Samuel Deguara caught the headlines in the ASEAN Basketball League after scoring a three-pointer from his defensive end during Mono Vampire's match against Saigon Heat. The Maltese professional, who joined the Thai club earlier this season,...

  • Double delight for Germany's Bayern Express

    Double delight for Germany's Bayern Express

    Germany's "Bayern Express", Tobias Wendl and Tobias Arlt, thundered down the ice track to claim a second successive Olympic gold in the doubles luge on Wednesday, underlining their class on the sliding sport's biggest stage. Four years after...

  • Watch: NBA roundup: James, Cavs take down Thunder

    Watch: NBA roundup: James, Cavs take down Thunder

    LeBron James scored 37 points as the visiting Cleveland Cavaliers beat the Oklahoma City Thunder 120-112 on Tuesday. James shot 14 of 23 from the field and added eight assists and eight rebounds. It was his 417th career 30-point game and fifth...

  • Pochettino proud of Spurs reaction

    Pochettino proud of Spurs reaction

      Mauricio Pochettino admitted he feared the worst after Tottenham fell two goals down in nine minutes before snatching a draw against Juventus. Spurs made a nightmare start in Turin as Gonzalo Higuain scored twice, the latter a penalty, to put...

  • Dutch strike gold again as Ter Mors wins 1,000m

    Dutch strike gold again as Ter Mors wins 1,000m

    Dutch skater Jorien ter Mors bounced back spectacularly from an injury-plagued season by claiming a gold medal in the Olympic women's 1,000 metres at the Gangneung Oval on Wednesday. The 28-year-old set an Olympic record of one minute, 13.56...

  • Frenzel wins Nordic combined gold for Germany

    Frenzel wins Nordic combined gold for Germany

    Eric Frenzel of Germany survived a thrilling last lap to take the gold medal in the Olympic men's Nordic combined individual event on Wednesday and successfully defend the title he won in Sochi four years ago. Sochi silver medallist Akito Watabe...

  • Watch: White delivers again to win third halfpipe gold

    Watch: White delivers again to win third halfpipe gold

    American Shaun White cemented his legacy as the most successful snowboarder of all time as he delivered a stunning routine under massive pressure on the final run of a gripping halfpipe final on Wednesday to win his third Winter Olympic gold and a...

  • City rout Basel to all but secure last eight berth

    City rout Basel to all but secure last eight berth

    Ilkay Gundogan scored twice as Manchester City put one foot in the Champions League quarter-finals with an emphatic 4-0 win over Basel. In-form Sergio Aguero scored his 198th City goal and Bernardo Silva also got on the scoresheet as Pep...

  • Tottenham battle back to earn 2-2 draw at Juventus

    Tottenham battle back to earn 2-2 draw at Juventus

    Tottenham Hotspur recovered from conceding twice in the opening nine minutes to secure a 2-2 draw away to Juventus in the first leg of their Champions League last 16 tie on Tuesday. Gonzalo Higuain struck for Juve after two minutes and again from...

  • Dominant Dutch win gold, silver in men's 1,500m

    Dominant Dutch win gold, silver in men's 1,500m

    Dutch speed skaters continued their dominance at the Olympic Games on Tuesday with world champion Kjeld Nuis powering to gold in the men's 1,500 metres ahead of compatriot Patrick Roest. South Korea's Kim Min-seok sparked wild celebrations by...

  • Klaebo claims sprint gold for Norway

    Klaebo claims sprint gold for Norway

    Johannes Hoesfolt Klaebo powered to a stunning victory in the men's Olympic sprint classic on Tuesday to claim another cross-country gold medal for Norway with a dominant performance in the final. In a thrilling finish, Italian Federico Pellegrino...

  • Geisenberger defends gold, extends German reign

    Geisenberger defends gold, extends German reign

    German luge queen Natalie Geisenberger defended her Olympic gold medal in the women's singles in style on Tuesday as her nation extended its stranglehold over the event to 20 years. The 30-year-old policewoman roared home to victory ahead of...

  • Canada sweep past Swiss for first mixed doubles gold

    Canada sweep past Swiss for first mixed doubles gold

    Canada were crowned the first Olympics mixed doubles curling champions on Tuesday, claiming gold with a 10-3 blowout win over world champions Switzerland. The victory placed John Morris and Kaitlyn Lawes in elite company, the Canadians adding...

  • Mission Kim-possible as teenager soars to gold

    Mission Kim-possible as teenager soars to gold

    Chloe Kim blew away the competition to win the women's snowboard halfpipe gold at Pyeongchang's Phoenix Snow Park on Tuesday, the American teenager finishing well clear of China's Liu Jiayu and compatriot Arielle Gold. The 17-year-old Kim produced...

  • Watch: NBA roundup: Jazz edge Spurs for 10th win in row

    Watch: NBA roundup: Jazz edge Spurs for 10th win in row

    Donovan Mitchell scored 25 points, including a go-ahead jumper with 39.2 seconds left, to lift the Utah Jazz to a 101-99 win over the San Antonio Spurs on Monday in Salt Lake City. The Jazz (29-28) climbed above .500 and extended their winning...

  • Italian Fontana wins 500m, Korean Choi disqualified

    Italian Fontana wins 500m, Korean Choi disqualified

    Italy's Arianna Fontana won the Olympic women's 500 metres race on Tuesday after a photo finish with home favourite Choi Minjeong who was later disqualified. Fontana, 27, had won four bronze and one silver medal in previous Olympics but never...

  • Stina takes cross country sprint gold for Sweden

    Stina takes cross country sprint gold for Sweden

    Stina Nilsson swept aside the field in the Olympic women's sprint classic final on Tuesday, powering to victory in a time of 3:03.8 to secure Sweden's second cross-country gold of the Games. Maiken Caspersen Falla of Norway, who won the event in...

  • Japanese athlete expelled from Olympics over doping

    Japanese athlete expelled from Olympics over doping

    Japanese short track speed skater Kei Saito failed an out-of-competition doping test on the day of his arrival in Pyeongchang and has been expelled from the Winter Olympics, Japan team officials said on Tuesday. Saskia O'Donoghue reports.... The...

  • Juventus vs Tottenham - talking points

    Juventus vs Tottenham - talking points

    Tottenham face Juventus on Tuesday night in the first leg of the Champions League last 16. Here, Press Association Sport looks at five talking points ahead of a mouth-watering fixture. Pochettino to stick or twist? Tottenham have enjoyed great...

  • Brilliant Hirscher claims elusive first gold medal

    Brilliant Hirscher claims elusive first gold medal

    Marcel Hirscher, the greatest skier of his generation, ended his long wait for an Olympic gold medal when the Austrian claimed top spot in the men's combined event after a blistering slalom run on Tuesday. Hirscher, who has won the last six...