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  • Open hosts Royal St George's to … Reuters - 9 minutes ago

    Royal St George's, one of three male-only clubs on the British Open rota, has voted to allow women members for the first time, British media reported on Wednesday. "The … More »Open hosts Royal St George's to …

    Royal St George's, one of three male-only clubs on the British Open rota, has voted to allow women members for the first time, British media reported on Wednesday. "The Royal St George's Golf Club is pleased to announce that, following an extraordinary general meeting held on 14th February 2015 and a subsequent ballot …

  • Villarreal need brains and heart to beat Barca - Marcelino
    Villarreal need brains and heart to … GOAL.com - 25 minutes ago

    The coach is aware his side face a tough task to reach the Copa del Rey final at the expense of the Catalans, whom they trail 3-1 after the opening leg at Camp Nou More »Villarreal need brains and heart to …

    Villarreal need brains and heart to beat Barca - Marcelino

    The coach is aware his side face a tough task to reach the Copa del Rey final at the expense of the Catalans, whom they trail 3-1 after the opening leg at Camp Nou

  • FILE - In this Dec. 20, 2014, file photo, Philadelphia Eagles running back LeSean McCoy carries the ball during an NFL football game against the Washington Redskins in Landover, Md. A person familiar with the deal says the Eagles have agreed to trade star running back McCoy for Buffalo Bills linebacker Kiko Alonso. The person spoke under condition of anonymity Tuesday night, March 3, 2015, because the teams had not announced the deal. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky, File)
    With McCoy trade, Kelly proves every … Associated Press - 28 minutes ago

    Chip Kelly's latest bold move is another example of his coaching philosophy: "Culture beats scheme." More »With McCoy trade, Kelly proves every …

    FILE - In this Dec. 20, 2014, file photo, Philadelphia Eagles running back LeSean McCoy carries the ball during an NFL football game against the Washington Redskins in Landover, Md. A person familiar with the deal says the Eagles have agreed to trade star running back McCoy for Buffalo Bills linebacker Kiko Alonso. The person spoke under condition of anonymity Tuesday night, March 3, 2015, because the teams had not announced the deal. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky, File)

    Chip Kelly's latest bold move is another example of his coaching philosophy: "Culture beats scheme."

  • Van Persie injured & Falcao struggling - Manchester United need Rooney more than ever
    Van Persie injured & Falcao struggling … GOAL.com - 38 minutes ago

    Louis van Gaal's men face Newcastle on Wednesday as they battle for a top-four finish and the Dutchman must play his captain as a striker rather than drop him into … More »Van Persie injured & Falcao struggling …

    Van Persie injured & Falcao struggling - Manchester United need Rooney more than ever

    Louis van Gaal's men face Newcastle on Wednesday as they battle for a top-four finish and the Dutchman must play his captain as a striker rather than drop him into midfield

  • Real Madrid's coach Ancelotti blows a whistle during a training session in Gelsenkirchen
    Tide turning against Ancelotti at faltering … Reuters - 41 minutes ago

    By Tim Hanlon BARCELONA (Reuters) - With Real Madrid's attack losing its potency and the team faltering in crunch games the tide has started to turn surprisingly rapidly … More »Tide turning against Ancelotti at faltering …

    Real Madrid's coach Ancelotti blows a whistle during a training session in Gelsenkirchen

    By Tim Hanlon BARCELONA (Reuters) - With Real Madrid's attack losing its potency and the team faltering in crunch games the tide has started to turn surprisingly rapidly against coach Carlo Ancelotti. Such is the level of expectation at the Bernabeu that winning a coveted 10th European Cup last season and overseeing their …

  • Lies, lawsuits and living with grief: Families of World Cup dead still suffering & struggling
    Lies, lawsuits and living with grief: … GOAL.com - 46 minutes ago

    SPECIAL REPORT: The 2014 finals were a party for millions but a tragedy for the families of nine men who died during the construction of its stadia More »Lies, lawsuits and living with grief: …

    Lies, lawsuits and living with grief: Families of World Cup dead still suffering & struggling

    SPECIAL REPORT: The 2014 finals were a party for millions but a tragedy for the families of nine men who died during the construction of its stadia

  • Pochettino wants end-of-season break for Kane
    Pochettino wants end-of-season break … GOAL.com - 48 minutes ago

    The 21-year-old has enjoyed a superb season at White Hart Lane and was tipped to take part in the youth tournament, but Spurs are keen for him to sit out the showpie … More »Pochettino wants end-of-season break …

    Pochettino wants end-of-season break for Kane

    The 21-year-old has enjoyed a superb season at White Hart Lane and was tipped to take part in the youth tournament, but Spurs are keen for him to sit out the showpiece

  • Dost: Becoming Bundesliga top scorer almost impossible
    Dost: Becoming Bundesliga top scorer … GOAL.com - 51 minutes ago

    The former Heerenveen star fears he will miss out on the individual trophy, yet is determined to keep up his fine run of form in the remainder of the year More »Dost: Becoming Bundesliga top scorer …

    Dost: Becoming Bundesliga top scorer almost impossible

    The former Heerenveen star fears he will miss out on the individual trophy, yet is determined to keep up his fine run of form in the remainder of the year

  • Suso desperate to become a Milan star
    Suso desperate to become a Milan st … GOAL.com - 56 minutes ago

    The Spaniard wants to make a big impact at the Italian outfit and has stressed that he is happy to play wherever the coach needs him following his January move from  … More »Suso desperate to become a Milan st …

    Suso desperate to become a Milan star

    The Spaniard wants to make a big impact at the Italian outfit and has stressed that he is happy to play wherever the coach needs him following his January move from Liverpool

  • Australia's batsman David Warner misses sweeping the ball during a delivery from Afghanistan during their Cricket World Cup match in Perth
    Cricket World Cup - Australia v Afghanistan … Reuters - 1 hour 2 minutes ago

    PERTH (Reuters) - Latest from the cricket World Cup Pool A match between Australia and Afghanistan at the WACA, Perth on Wednesday. Afghanistan won the toss and elected … More »Cricket World Cup - Australia v Afghanistan …

    Australia's batsman David Warner misses sweeping the ball during a delivery from Afghanistan during their Cricket World Cup match in Perth

    PERTH (Reuters) - Latest from the cricket World Cup Pool A match between Australia and Afghanistan at the WACA, Perth on Wednesday. Afghanistan won the toss and elected to field. Australia posted 417-6 - - Afghanistan innings 1st over- Mitchell Starc begins with two slips and a short leg and troubles Javed Ahmadi who edges …

  • Barcelona's Gerard Pique has been handed a large fine after losing his temper and insulting two traffic police last year
    Pique's parking ticket row ends … AFP News - 1 hour 6 minutes ago

    A Spanish judge hit Barcelona star Gerard Pique with a heavy fine on Wednesday after the 2010 World Cup winner lost his temper and insulted two traffic police. A fine … More »Pique's parking ticket row ends …

    Barcelona's Gerard Pique has been handed a large fine after losing his temper and insulting two traffic police last year

    A Spanish judge hit Barcelona star Gerard Pique with a heavy fine on Wednesday after the 2010 World Cup winner lost his temper and insulted two traffic police. A fine of 900 euros was recommended but the judge told the court that due to Pique's high salary at Barcelona the fine was being raised to 10,500 euros (11,600 …

  • Before joining China's Super League, Brazilian Ricardo Goulart played for Peruvian club Real Garcilaso, as picture here in April last year
    Goulart hat-trick secures win for Guangzhou … AFP News - 1 hour 18 minutes ago

    A hat-trick from record signing Ricardo Goulart held off strong-finishing defending champions Western Sydney Wanderers and gave Guangzhou Evergrande a 3-2 win in the … More »Goulart hat-trick secures win for Guangzhou …

    Before joining China's Super League, Brazilian Ricardo Goulart played for Peruvian club Real Garcilaso, as picture here in April last year

    A hat-trick from record signing Ricardo Goulart held off strong-finishing defending champions Western Sydney Wanderers and gave Guangzhou Evergrande a 3-2 win in the AFC Champions League on Wednesday. Goulart was the difference for new boss Fabio Cannavaro's big-spending Chinese Super League champions, who looked set for …

  • Russian's Elizaveta Kulichkova, pictured here at the 2015 Australian Open, is currently ranked 17th in the world
    Little-known Kulichkova advances in … AFP News - 1 hour 28 minutes ago

    Little-known Elizaveta Kulichkova cruised through to the quarter-final stage after knocking out Kazakhstan's Yulia Putintseva on Wednesday at the WTA Malaysian Open. … More »Little-known Kulichkova advances in …

    Russian's Elizaveta Kulichkova, pictured here at the 2015 Australian Open, is currently ranked 17th in the world

    Little-known Elizaveta Kulichkova cruised through to the quarter-final stage after knocking out Kazakhstan's Yulia Putintseva on Wednesday at the WTA Malaysian Open. The Russian, ranked 171th in the world and who defeated seventh-seeded Bojana Jovanovski on Monday, beat Putintseva in straight sets 6-0, 6-2. Fourth-seeded …

  • FILE - This undated file photo released Friday, April 19, 2013, by the FBI shows Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev. Opening statements are scheduled Wednesday, March 4, 2015, in Tsarnaev's federal death penalty trial for allegedly conspiring with his brother to place twin bombs near the finish line of the race, killing three and injuring 260 people. (AP Photo/Federal Bureau of Investigation, File)
    Opening statements due in Boston Marathon … Associated Press - 1 hour 34 minutes ago

    BOSTON (AP) — Two dramatically different portraits of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev are expected to emerge when prosecutors and Tsarnaev's lawyers … More »Opening statements due in Boston Marathon …

    FILE - This undated file photo released Friday, April 19, 2013, by the FBI shows Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev. Opening statements are scheduled Wednesday, March 4, 2015, in Tsarnaev's federal death penalty trial for allegedly conspiring with his brother to place twin bombs near the finish line of the race, killing three and injuring 260 people. (AP Photo/Federal Bureau of Investigation, File)

    BOSTON (AP) — Two dramatically different portraits of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev are expected to emerge when prosecutors and Tsarnaev's lawyers give their opening statements at his federal death penalty trial.

  • Jerome Boateng: I rejected Barcelona
    Jerome Boateng: I rejected Barcelon … GOAL.com - 1 hour 35 minutes ago

    The Catalans were keen to sign the German ahead of this season, but the 26-year-old defender opted to stay in the Bundesliga with Bayern Munich More »Jerome Boateng: I rejected Barcelon …

    Jerome Boateng: I rejected Barcelona

    The Catalans were keen to sign the German ahead of this season, but the 26-year-old defender opted to stay in the Bundesliga with Bayern Munich

  • Blanc praises Luiz's versatility
    Blanc praises Luiz's versatilit … GOAL.com - 1 hour 41 minutes ago

    The defender has showcased his ability to play in more than one position of late, with his coach delighted with his efforts further forward More »Blanc praises Luiz's versatilit …

    Blanc praises Luiz's versatility

    The defender has showcased his ability to play in more than one position of late, with his coach delighted with his efforts further forward

  • Pakistan's coach Younis speaks during a news conference for the upcoming cricket series, Cool & Cool Cup, in Abu Dhabi
    Let us play at home to improve our game: … Reuters - 1 hour 44 minutes ago

    By Greg Stutchbury NAPIER (Reuters) - Pakistan coach Waqar Younis has urged the International Cricket Council and other cricketing countries to return to playing matches … More »Let us play at home to improve our game: …

    Pakistan's coach Younis speaks during a news conference for the upcoming cricket series, Cool & Cool Cup, in Abu Dhabi

    By Greg Stutchbury NAPIER (Reuters) - Pakistan coach Waqar Younis has urged the International Cricket Council and other cricketing countries to return to playing matches in the strife-torn nation. Pakistan have not played a series at home since February 2009 when the Sri Lanka team bus was attacked in Lahore and six policemen …

  • Australia's David Warner celebrates reaching his 100 during the Cricket World Cup match against Afghanistan on March 4, 2015
    Australia hit highest World Cup score … AFP News - 1 hour 46 minutes ago

    Merciless Australia hit the highest World Cup score in tournament history Wednesday when they piled-up 417-6 against Afghanistan while Pakistan continued their revival … More »Australia hit highest World Cup score …

    Australia's David Warner celebrates reaching his 100 during the Cricket World Cup match against Afghanistan on March 4, 2015

    Merciless Australia hit the highest World Cup score in tournament history Wednesday when they piled-up 417-6 against Afghanistan while Pakistan continued their revival with a 129-run win over the UAE. At the WACA in Perth, four-time champions Australia went past the previous World Cup best of 413-5 made by India against …

  • Factbox: Highest team totals in one-day … Reuters - 1 hour 48 minutes ago

    PERTH (Reuters) - Highest team totals in one-day internationals after Australia made 417-6 against Afghanistan on Wednesday, seventh overall and the biggest total in … More »Factbox: Highest team totals in one-day …

    PERTH (Reuters) - Highest team totals in one-day internationals after Australia made 417-6 against Afghanistan on Wednesday, seventh overall and the biggest total in a World Cup match: 443-9 - Sri Lanka v Netherlands, Amstelveen, 2006 439-2 - South Africa v West Indies, Johannesburg, 2015 438-9 - South Africa v Australia, …

  • Pakistan bowler Mohammad Irfan during the Cricket World Cup match against Zimbabwe on March 1, 2015
    Irfan injury not serious, says Pakistan … AFP News - 1 hour 50 minutes ago

    Pakistan coach Waqar Younis erased doubts over the fitness of spearhead Mohammad Irfan who was injured during the World Cup 129-run win over the United Arab Emirates … More »Irfan injury not serious, says Pakistan …

    Pakistan bowler Mohammad Irfan during the Cricket World Cup match against Zimbabwe on March 1, 2015

    Pakistan coach Waqar Younis erased doubts over the fitness of spearhead Mohammad Irfan who was injured during the World Cup 129-run win over the United Arab Emirates on Wednesday. "Irfan will be fine in the next couple of days and will play against South Africa." Irfan, the tallest ever cricketer at 7 feet, one inch, managed …