By Alaa Elassar, CNN Russia has been banned from competing in major international sporting competitions including the Olympics and World Cup for four years, but the head of the US Anti-Doping Agency (USADA) believes the...
By George Ramsay, CNN Serena Williams' smashed racket from her infamous US Open final defeat by Naomi Osaka has been sold for $20,910 at a New Jersey auction.
By George Ramsay, CNN Close to 17,000 runners took part in this year's Athens Marathon, but no one had undertaken a journey to the start line quite like Nick Butter.
By Ben Church & Ben Morse, CNN The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) has unanimously agreed to ban Russia from major international sporting competitions -- notably the Olympics and the World Cup -- for four years over doping...
By Rob Hodgetts, CNN Former Masters champion Patrick Reed was penalized two strokes for appearing to deliberately improve his lie in a bunker during the third round of the Hero World Challenge in the Bahamas.
By Amir Vera, CNN Anthony Joshua reclaimed the WBO, IBF and WBA heavyweight titles from Mexican-American Andy Ruiz Jr. in Saudi Arabia's "Clash on the Dunes" on Saturday night.
By Rob Hodgetts, CNN A 41-year-old man has been arrested over an alleged incident of racist abuse by a Manchester City fan during the derby match against crosstown rival Manchester United Saturday.
null Bundesliga champion Bayern Munich suffered late heartache as league leader Borussia Monchengladbach secured a 2-1 win in injury time to stay top.
By Rob Hodgetts, CNN She stunned the world with gold medals in two different sports at the Winter Olympics, but now Ester Ledecka has clinched her first World Cup ski racing title.
By Rob Hodgetts CNN The two black soccer stars pictured on the front page of an Italian newspaper under the headline "Black Friday" embraced on the pitch after Friday's clash between their teams.
By Jill Martin, CNN Caroline Wozniacki has announced her plans to retire from professional tennis.
By Don Riddell, CNN In the United States these days, it's sometimes hard to say anything without offending someone.
By Ben Morse and Celine Ramseyer, for CNN A former special forces soldier has taken the notion that "records are meant to be broken" to a whole new level.
By Ben Church, CNN Corriere dello Sport has accused critics of "lynching" the newspaper in a staunch defense of its "Black Friday" front page.
Video produced by Celine Ramseyer, for CNN Acrobatic basketball team the Dunking Devils are no strangers to risk-taking stunts, as their latest exploit proves.
By Ben Morse, for CNN In the 1970s, the "Rumble in the Jungle" and the "Thrilla in Manila" -- two legendary boxing bouts involving Muhammad Ali -- helped define the sport's heavyweight division.
By Dakin Andone, CNN Former sports reporter Kelli Tennant has dropped a lawsuit that accused NBA coach Luke Walton of the Sacramento Kings of sexual assault.
By James Masters, CNN The dispute between Cardiff City and Nantes took a new twist Thursday after the Welsh club appealed against the decision ordering it to pay six million euros ($6.65 million) for Emiliano Sala, the...
By Ben Church, CNN Italian newspaper Corriere dello Sport has defended its front page which previews a soccer game with the headline "Black Friday."
By Matias Grez, Darren Lewis and Zayn Nabbi, CNN Many thought the racist abuse suffered by England's footballers in Bulgaria might be a watershed moment for the sport.
By George Ramsay, CNN Bushfire smoke swamping a golf tournament in Australia forced one player to don a face mask and another to complain of burning eyes and coughing fits.
By Daniel Gallan, CNN Jose Mourinho's return to Old Trafford on Wednesday was anything but special. The former Manchester United boss was humbled as his Spurs side succumbed 2-1 with two goals from Marcus Rashford...
By Ben Church, CNN With man and beast straining every sinew against a backdrop of stunning scenery, it's no wonder the sport of kings lends itself to incredible photography.
By Ravi Ubha, CNN The year in tennis came and went with familiar faces such as Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic adding to their grand slam hauls and newcomers such as Ashleigh Barty and Bianca Andreescu breaking through.
By Ben Morse, for CNN Rugby star Israel Folau says he feels "vindicated" following Rugby Australia's apology after he was dismissed for an anti-gay post on social media.
By Ben Morse and Don Riddell, CNN These days the holy grail for Manchester City is arguably winning the Champions League for the first time in its history.
By Ben Morse, for CNNVideo produced by Celine Ramseyer Climbing a huge rock tower above crashing waves off a remote Scottish island is difficult enough, but imagine trying to do it if you're blind.
By Ben Church, CNN Lionel Messi clinched his sixth Ballon d'Or award on Monday after yet another scintillating season for the Argentine.
By Ravi Ubha, CNN Already trying to hold off his political rivals a week before the UK's general election, British Prime Minister Boris Johnson faced criticism from one of the leading officials in European football for...