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  • AFC Bournemouth v Bolton Wanderers - Sky Bet Football League Championship
    Bournemouth all but promoted to Premier … Reuters - 18 minutes ago

    Bournemouth's remarkable rise from the brink of obscurity was virtually completed when they effectively sealed promotion to the Premier League for the first time in their … More »Bournemouth all but promoted to Premier …

    AFC Bournemouth v Bolton Wanderers - Sky Bet Football League Championship

    Bournemouth's remarkable rise from the brink of obscurity was virtually completed when they effectively sealed promotion to the Premier League for the first time in their 116-year history on Monday. A 3-0 win over Bolton Wanderers sparked ecstatic scenes at the south-coast club who almost went out of existence in 2009 …

  • PSG's midfielder Ezequiel Lavezzi (C) is congratuled by Blaise Matuidi (C) and Edinson Cavani (R) during the French L1 football match between Paris Saint-Germain and Lille on April 25, 2015
    Metz visit offers PSG chance to go clear … AFP News - 19 minutes ago

    Paris Saint-Germain can open up a three-point lead at the top of the Ligue 1 table with a victory at home to relegation-threatened Metz in a rescheduled fixture at the … More »Metz visit offers PSG chance to go clear …

    PSG's midfielder Ezequiel Lavezzi (C) is congratuled by Blaise Matuidi (C) and Edinson Cavani (R) during the French L1 football match between Paris Saint-Germain and Lille on April 25, 2015

    Paris Saint-Germain can open up a three-point lead at the top of the Ligue 1 table with a victory at home to relegation-threatened Metz in a rescheduled fixture at the Parc des Princes on Tuesday. The capital club are level on points with leaders Lyon having played one game fewer and trail only on goal difference, so Tuesday's …

  • Pirlo's dream five-a-side team
    Pirlo's dream five-a-side team GOAL.com - 28 minutes ago

    The Juventus and Italy star has named four team-mates from past and present in his fantasy selection More »Pirlo's dream five-a-side team

    Pirlo's dream five-a-side team

    The Juventus and Italy star has named four team-mates from past and present in his fantasy selection

  • England's batsmen James Taylor (R) and Ian Bell celebrate their victory over Afghanistan during the 2015 Cricket World Cup Pool A match on March 13, 2015
    Taylor in line to lead new-look England … AFP News - 32 minutes ago

    James Taylor could find himself captain of a much-changed England one-day side when the squad to play Ireland is announced on Tuesday. So crowded is England's fixture … More »Taylor in line to lead new-look England …

    England's batsmen James Taylor (R) and Ian Bell celebrate their victory over Afghanistan during the 2015 Cricket World Cup Pool A match on March 13, 2015

    James Taylor could find himself captain of a much-changed England one-day side when the squad to play Ireland is announced on Tuesday. So crowded is England's fixture schedule that none of the players selected for the third and final Test against the West Indies in Barbados, which starts later this week, will be available …

  • Bournemouth's manager Eddie Howe applauds after the final whistle in the FA Cup fourth round football match between Aston Villa and Bournemouth on January 25, 2015
    Bournemouth on brink of promotion to … AFP News - 35 minutes ago

    Bournemouth are on the verge of sealing promotion to the Premier League for the first time in the club's history after Monday's 3-0 victory over Bolton. Eddie Howe's … More »Bournemouth on brink of promotion to …

    Bournemouth's manager Eddie Howe applauds after the final whistle in the FA Cup fourth round football match between Aston Villa and Bournemouth on January 25, 2015

    Bournemouth are on the verge of sealing promotion to the Premier League for the first time in the club's history after Monday's 3-0 victory over Bolton. Eddie Howe's side brushed aside Wanderers thanks to goals from Marc Pugh, Matt Ritchie and Callum Wilson at Dean Court and they now sit three points clear of third-placed …

  • Judd Trump of England lines up a shot during the World Snooker Championship 2014 first round match on April 23, 2014
    Trump to face Ding as Robertson wins … AFP News - 40 minutes ago

    Judd Trump will play China's Ding Junhui in the quarter-finals of the World Championship after defeating Hong Kong's Marco Fu, the other remaining hope of a first Asian … More »Trump to face Ding as Robertson wins …

    Judd Trump of England lines up a shot during the World Snooker Championship 2014 first round match on April 23, 2014

    Judd Trump will play China's Ding Junhui in the quarter-finals of the World Championship after defeating Hong Kong's Marco Fu, the other remaining hope of a first Asian world champion at this year's tournament, on Monday. Trump, sealed his place in the last eight in style, rattling in a break of 133 to complete a 13-8 …

  • Valencia's midfielder Sofiane Feghouli celebrates his goal with fans during the Spanish league football match against Granada at the Mestalla stadium in Valencia on April 27, 2015
    Valencia move past Sevilla into fou … AFP News - 44 minutes ago

    Valencia moved into Champions League contention on Monday with a 4-0 win at home against relegation-threatened Granada. Javi Fuego's header and Faniel Parejo's penalty … More »Valencia move past Sevilla into fou …

    Valencia's midfielder Sofiane Feghouli celebrates his goal with fans during the Spanish league football match against Granada at the Mestalla stadium in Valencia on April 27, 2015

    Valencia moved into Champions League contention on Monday with a 4-0 win at home against relegation-threatened Granada. Javi Fuego's header and Faniel Parejo's penalty had the hosts well in command at the break, with late efforts from Sofiane Feghouli and Alvaro Negredo completing the scoring. Valencia's 20th La Liga …

  • Luis Enrique has improved Barcelona - Rakitic
    Luis Enrique has improved Barcelona … GOAL.com - 54 minutes ago

    The coach was criticised in his early months in charge but has slowly implemented his philosophy on the side and could yet end the season with three trophies More »Luis Enrique has improved Barcelona …

    Luis Enrique has improved Barcelona - Rakitic

    The coach was criticised in his early months in charge but has slowly implemented his philosophy on the side and could yet end the season with three trophies

  • Manny Pacquiao and Floyd Mayweather pose at a news conference for their upcoming bout in Los Angeles
    Mayweather v Pacquiao packs a pricey … Reuters - 1 hour 2 minutes ago

    By Mary Milliken LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Guadalupe Jaimes, a Chicago roofing supply salesman, calls the $100 pay-per-view price tag for a high-definition broadcast of … More »Mayweather v Pacquiao packs a pricey …

    Manny Pacquiao and Floyd Mayweather pose at a news conference for their upcoming bout in Los Angeles

    By Mary Milliken LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Guadalupe Jaimes, a Chicago roofing supply salesman, calls the $100 pay-per-view price tag for a high-definition broadcast of Saturday's boxing mega-match "ridiculous." It's a price that he and millions more will pay to watch an undefeated Floyd Mayweather take on Manny Pacquiao …

  • Factbox on AFC Bournemouth Reuters - 1 hour 14 minutes ago

    LONDON (Reuters) - Factbox on Bournemouth who effectively sealed promotion to the Premier League for the first time on Monday, just six years after they avoided relegation … More »Factbox on AFC Bournemouth

    LONDON (Reuters) - Factbox on Bournemouth who effectively sealed promotion to the Premier League for the first time on Monday, just six years after they avoided relegation from the Football League. HISTORY AFC Bournemouth can trace their roots back to 1899 when the club emerged from the ashes of local side Boscombe St John's. …

  • FILE - This Jan. 3, 2015, file photo shows Jon Jones celebrates after defeating Daniel Cormier during their light heavyweight title mixed martial arts bout in Las Vegas. Albuquerque police were searching for UFC light heavyweight champion Jones on Sunday night, April 26, 2015, in connection with a hit-and-run accident. Police spokesman Officer Simon Drobik said Jones is wanted for questioning about the crash, which occurred earlier in the day. No charges have been filed, but a pregnant woman driving another vehicle was hospitalized with minor injuries. (AP Photo/John Locher, File)
    Arrest warrant sought for UFC champ … Associated Press - 1 hour 17 minutes ago

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — UFC light heavyweight champion Jon "Bones" Jones ran from a crash that hospitalized a pregnant woman but quickly came back to grab … More »Arrest warrant sought for UFC champ …

    FILE - This Jan. 3, 2015, file photo shows Jon Jones celebrates after defeating Daniel Cormier during their light heavyweight title mixed martial arts bout in Las Vegas. Albuquerque police were searching for UFC light heavyweight champion Jones on Sunday night, April 26, 2015, in connection with a hit-and-run accident. Police spokesman Officer Simon Drobik said Jones is wanted for questioning about the crash, which occurred earlier in the day. No charges have been filed, but a pregnant woman driving another vehicle was hospitalized with minor injuries. (AP Photo/John Locher, File)

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — UFC light heavyweight champion Jon "Bones" Jones ran from a crash that hospitalized a pregnant woman but quickly came back to grab "a large handful of cash" from the car, witnesses told police.

  • Valencia climb back above Sevilla in … Reuters - 1 hour 19 minutes ago

    Valencia recaptured fourth place in La Liga from Sevilla when Sofiane Feghouli scored the pick of the goals in a 4-0 stroll at home to second-from-bottom Granada on Monday. … More »Valencia climb back above Sevilla in …

    Valencia recaptured fourth place in La Liga from Sevilla when Sofiane Feghouli scored the pick of the goals in a 4-0 stroll at home to second-from-bottom Granada on Monday. Sevilla's 2-0 success at home to Rayo Vallecano on Sunday had edged them ahead in the battle for Spain's fourth Champions League berth, which carries …

  • ADVANCE FOR WEEKEND EDITIONS, APRIL 25-26 - In this May 17, 2014, file photo, Hall of Fame trainer Bob Baffert watches his Preakness Stakes entrant, Bayern gallop at Pimlico Race Course in Baltimore. Trainers Todd Pletcher and Baffert are taking aim at the Kentucky Derby with a combined seven horses among the expected full field of 20. While Pletcher has the bigger numbers, Baffert may have the better talent. The Hall of Fame trainer is going after his fourth Derby victory with a pair of aces — undefeated Dortmund and precocious American Pharoah. (AP Photo/Garry Jones, File)
    Owner Ahmed Zayat takes aim at Kentucky … Associated Press - 1 hour 21 minutes ago

    LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Ahmed Zayat can't contain his enthusiasm at having three horses running in the Kentucky Derby. The fast-talking Egyptian businessman is alternately … More »Owner Ahmed Zayat takes aim at Kentucky …

    ADVANCE FOR WEEKEND EDITIONS, APRIL 25-26 - In this May 17, 2014, file photo, Hall of Fame trainer Bob Baffert watches his Preakness Stakes entrant, Bayern gallop at Pimlico Race Course in Baltimore. Trainers Todd Pletcher and Baffert are taking aim at the Kentucky Derby with a combined seven horses among the expected full field of 20. While Pletcher has the bigger numbers, Baffert may have the better talent. The Hall of Fame trainer is going after his fourth Derby victory with a pair of aces — undefeated Dortmund and precocious American Pharoah. (AP Photo/Garry Jones, File)

    LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Ahmed Zayat can't contain his enthusiasm at having three horses running in the Kentucky Derby. The fast-talking Egyptian businessman is alternately nervous, hopeful and tickled pink.

  • Tim Jeffery, vice president of security at the MGM Grand hotel and casino, right, speaks during a news conference Monday, April 27, 2015, in Las Vegas. The news conference was to address security issues for the fight between Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Manny Pacquiao. (AP Photo/John Locher)
    Vegas sets up 'concentric' security … Associated Press - 1 hour 23 minutes ago

    LAS VEGAS (AP) — Manny Pacquiao and Floyd Mayweather hadn't even decided how much it would cost home viewers to watch their fight when the head of the Nevada Athletic … More »Vegas sets up 'concentric' security …

    Tim Jeffery, vice president of security at the MGM Grand hotel and casino, right, speaks during a news conference Monday, April 27, 2015, in Las Vegas. The news conference was to address security issues for the fight between Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Manny Pacquiao. (AP Photo/John Locher)

    LAS VEGAS (AP) — Manny Pacquiao and Floyd Mayweather hadn't even decided how much it would cost home viewers to watch their fight when the head of the Nevada Athletic Commission started planning security for their big bout.

  • Olympic legend Michael Phelps says he will stick with his long-term coach Bob Bowman, who last week was named Arizona State University's swimming coach
    Phelps to follow coach Bowman to Ar … AFP News - 1 hour 25 minutes ago

    Olympic legend Michael Phelps says he will stick with his long-term coach Bob Bowman, who last week was named Arizona State University's (ASU) swimming coach. The 18-time … More »Phelps to follow coach Bowman to Ar …

    Olympic legend Michael Phelps says he will stick with his long-term coach Bob Bowman, who last week was named Arizona State University's swimming coach

    Olympic legend Michael Phelps says he will stick with his long-term coach Bob Bowman, who last week was named Arizona State University's (ASU) swimming coach. The 18-time Olympic gold medallist, who previously worked with Bowman at the North Baltimore Aquatic Club, confirmed the move in a series of tweets on Monday. "I …

  • FILE - In this Feb. 20, 2014, file photo, Los Angeles Angels left fielder Josh Hamilton, left, talks to manager Mike Scioscia during spring training baseball practice in Tempe, Ariz. Reports that troubled Los Angeles Angels outfielder Josh Hamilton might be traded to the Texas Rangers dominated the chatter before the game between the teams Friday night April 24, 2015. (AP Photo/Rick Scuteri, File)
    Hamilton given back to Texas after troubled … Associated Press - 1 hour 30 minutes ago

    ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Josh Hamilton is back with the Texas Rangers. More »Hamilton given back to Texas after troubled …

    FILE - In this Feb. 20, 2014, file photo, Los Angeles Angels left fielder Josh Hamilton, left, talks to manager Mike Scioscia during spring training baseball practice in Tempe, Ariz. Reports that troubled Los Angeles Angels outfielder Josh Hamilton might be traded to the Texas Rangers dominated the chatter before the game between the teams Friday night April 24, 2015. (AP Photo/Rick Scuteri, File)

    ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Josh Hamilton is back with the Texas Rangers.

  • Hockey Hall of Famer Marcel Pronovost … Reuters - 1 hour 32 minutes ago

    (Reuters) - Hockey Hall of Famer Marcel Pronovost, a five-time Stanley Cup champion and 11-time All-Star, has died at the age of 84, the National Hockey League said on … More »Hockey Hall of Famer Marcel Pronovost …

    (Reuters) - Hockey Hall of Famer Marcel Pronovost, a five-time Stanley Cup champion and 11-time All-Star, has died at the age of 84, the National Hockey League said on Monday. Pronovost, a defenseman who won four Stanley Cup titles in the 1950s with the Detroit Red Wings before winning a fifth with the Toronto Maple Leafs …

  • Bournemouth all but promoted to Premier League after win over Bolton
    Bournemouth all but promoted to Premier … GOAL.com - 1 hour 33 minutes ago

    The Cherries are heading for the top flight after a convincing win leaves them three points and 19 goals clear of Middlesbrough in third place with just one game left … More »Bournemouth all but promoted to Premier …

    Bournemouth all but promoted to Premier League after win over Bolton

    The Cherries are heading for the top flight after a convincing win leaves them three points and 19 goals clear of Middlesbrough in third place with just one game left to play

  • Jon Jones rehab
    Police seek arrest warrant for Jon Jones' … Cagewriter - 1 hour 34 minutes ago

    Jones is still wanted for questioning in relation to a hit-and-run incident that sent one woman to the hospital. More »Police seek arrest warrant for Jon Jones' …

    Jon Jones rehab

    Jones is still wanted for questioning in relation to a hit-and-run incident that sent one woman to the hospital.

  • Spain's Alejandro Valverde (R) rides during the Liege-Bastogne-Liege one-day classic cycling race on April 26, 2015
    Evergreen Valverde bucks youth trend … AFP News - 1 hour 34 minutes ago

    Spanish veteran Alejandro Valverde may have completed a second Fleche-Wallonne and Liege-Bastogne-Liege double in seven years, but his victories could not mask the sense … More »Evergreen Valverde bucks youth trend …

    Spain's Alejandro Valverde (R) rides during the Liege-Bastogne-Liege one-day classic cycling race on April 26, 2015

    Spanish veteran Alejandro Valverde may have completed a second Fleche-Wallonne and Liege-Bastogne-Liege double in seven years, but his victories could not mask the sense of a changing of the guard. The Spring Classic season began in March with German John Degenkolb outsprinting Alexander Kristoff to victory in Milan-San …