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Fédération Internationale de Football Association (FIFA) has submitted a criminal complaint to Switzerland's attorney general after a two-year investigation into possible World Cup corruption. The...

The 2015 Africa Cup of Nations finals will not take place in Morocco because of the country’s fears over the Ebola outbreak

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The 2015 Africa Cup of Nations finals will not take place in Morocco because of the country’s fears over the Ebola outbreak elsewhere on...

Vanessa-Mae was born in Singapore to Thai and Chinese parents and moved to England at the age of 4

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The International Ski Federation (FIS) has banned violinist Vanessa-Mae from skiing for four years after results were manipulated to help her qualify for the...

Orlando Thomas spent all seven of his NFL seasons with Minnesota Vikings before retiring after the 2001 campaign at age 29

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Orlando Thomas, ex-Minnesota Vikings safety, died on November 10 after a long battle with ALS at the age of 42. Orlando Thomas was living in...

Adrian Peterson used a wooden implement to discipline his four-year-old son

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Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson has pleaded no contest to the misdemeanor charge of recklessly assaulting his four-year-old son. The NFL star will avoid...

Mike Tyson appeared as a guest on SiriusXM's OpieRadio show

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During his appearance as a guest on SiriusXM's OpieRadio show, Mike Tyson revealed that he was abused as a child. Mike Tyson said that he was...

Prosecutors are going to appeal against the conviction and sentence given to Oscar Pistorius for killing Reeva Steenkamp

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Prosecutors are going to appeal against the conviction and sentence given to South African athlete Oscar Pistorius for killing his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp. Last week,...

Senzo Meyiwa played for Orlando Pirates and had played in South Africa's last four Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers

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Senzo Meyiwa, South Africa's football captain and goalkeeper, has been shot dead in Johannesburg, police say. Senzo Meyiwa, 27, was reportedly attacked after men entered...

June Steenkamp rejects both Oscar Pistorius’ apology and his version of events

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In a recent interview, Reeva Steenkamp’s mother has said that it was bad luck her daughter met Oscar Pistorius as the "volatile" athlete "would...

Serena Williams gave a fiery display of her fighting spirit at the Singapore Indoor Stadium during her WTA Finals semi-final against good friend Caroline Wozniacki

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Serena Williams gave a fiery display of her fighting spirit on October 25 at the Singapore Indoor Stadium during her WTA Finals semi-final against...

Michael Schumacher was skiing in the French Alps last December when he fell and hit his head on a rock

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F1 champion Michael Schumacher has made "some progress", a doctor who treated him for nearly six months after his brain injury in a skiing...

Simona Halep beat Serena Williams for the first time as the world No 1 was swept aside in the WTA Finals in Singapore

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Romanian Simona Halep beat Serena Williams for the first time as the world No 1 was swept aside in the WTA Finals in Singapore...

Oscar Pistorius has begun jail sentence for killing his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp

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Oscar Pistorius has begun jail sentence for killing his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp. The South African Paralympic champion was driven to Pretoria's Kgosi Mampuru prison where...

Oscar Pistorius has been sentenced to five years in jail for killing his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp

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Oscar Pistorius has been sentenced to five years in jail for killing his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp. Judge Thokozile Masipa, issuing the ruling in court in...

Russian Tennis Federation President Shamil Tarpischev has been fined $25,000 for referring to Serena and Venus Williams as the Williams brothers

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Russian Tennis Federation President Shamil Tarpischev has been fined $25,000 for referring to Serena and Venus Williams as "the Williams brothers" on a TV...

The Euro 2016 qualifier between Serbia and Albania was abandoned after a drone carrying a political message sparked clashes involving players and fans on the Partizan Stadium pitch

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The Euro 2016 qualifier between Serbia and Albania was abandoned after a drone carrying a political message sparked clashes involving players and fans on...

Oscar Pistorius offered a lump sum of $34,000 to the parents of Reeva Steenkamp after he killed her

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Oscar Pistorius offered a lump sum of $34,000 to the parents of girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp after he killed her, a South African court has...

Oscar Pistorius' charity work has been scrutinized by the prosecution on a second day of his sentencing hearing in Pretoria court

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Oscar Pistorius' charity work has been scrutinized by the prosecution on a second day of his sentencing hearing in Pretoria court. The South African athlete's...

Oscar Pistorius faces up to 15 years in jail, although Judge Thokozile Masipa may suspend the sentence or impose a fine

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Oscar Pistorius should not go to jail over the killing of Reeva Steenkamp, his sentencing hearing has been told. A probation officer appearing for the...

Oscar Pistorius has returned to Pretoria court for sentencing after being convicted of killing his girlfriend, Reeva Steenkamp

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Oscar Pistorius has returned to Pretoria court for sentencing after being convicted of killing his girlfriend, Reeva Steenkamp. Oscar Pistorius, 27, was found guilty of...

Jules Bianchi has undergone surgery after suffering a severe head injury in a crash at the Japanese Grand Prix

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Jules Bianchi has undergone surgery after suffering a severe head injury in a crash at the Japanese Grand Prix. Earlier, governing body the FIA said...

Lionel Messi is to face trial for alleged tax evasion

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Soccer star Lionel Messi is to face trial for alleged tax evasion, a Spanish judge has ruled. The judge rejected a prosecution recommendation to drop...

CJ Spillman is being investigated over an alleged assault

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Dallas Cowboys defensive back CJ Spillman is being investigated over an alleged assault, police say. CJ Spillman, 28, has not been arrested or charged. The attack...

Michael Phelps was arrested and charged with DUI, excessive speed and crossing double lines

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Michael Phelps has been arrested for DUI, Maryland authorities have said. Police in Baltimore said the Olympic swimmer was stopped for speeding after being caught...

Husain Abdullah has been penalized after celebrating a touchdown by dropping to his knees in prayer

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Kansas City Chiefs’ Husain Abdullah has been penalized after celebrating a touchdown by dropping to his knees in prayer. The American Muslim NFL player scored...