Category: Sports

Andy Murray remains atop ATP rankings

Andy Murray remained atop the latest ATP rankings released on Monday, with Doha winner Novak Djokovic in second. France’s Gael Monfils, without even playing, jumped...

Marco Silva appointed new Hull City head coach after Mike Phelan exit

Hull City have confirmed the appointment of Marco Silva as their new coach until the end of the season following the departure of Mike Phelan. Phelan was sacked as...

My heart wasn’t in it anymore – Ivanovic

Former women’s tennis world number one Ana Ivanovic admitted Saturday she retired this week because she felt both physically and mentally unfit to carry on after years...

Murray wins BBC Sports Personality of the Year award

Andy Murray has been named as the BBC’s Sports Personality of the Year for 2016 for a historic third time. The 29-year-old beat the likes of Real Madrid and Wales...

Oshonaike says fulfilled with ranking as Africa’s No. 2

Africa’s oldest serving female table tennis player, Olufunke Oshonaike, on Saturday described her No. 2 ranking in Africa after her triumph at the 2016 ITTF African...

FIFA not responsible for players’ tax arrangements – Infantino

FIFA president Gianni Infantino has said the governing body is not responsible for players’ tax arrangements after accusations were levelled at some of football’s...

Ronaldo scores landmark 500th club goal in CWC semi-final

Cristiano Ronaldo achieved another milestone in his illustrious career by scoring his 500th career club goal in Real Madrid’s 2-0 Club World Cup semi-final win over...

Jose Mourinho hits back at Michael Owen over Zlatan Ibrahimovic claim

Jose Mourinho has said Zlatan Ibrahimovic will score more Manchester United goals in one season than Michael Owen did in three years after the former England striker...

Tax fraud allegations spoil Ballon d’Or win pleasure – Ronaldo

Real Madrid star Cristiano Ronaldo says his Ballon d’Or victory celebrations have been tarnished by allegations of tax fraud. Ronaldo, who picked up his fourth...

Cristiano Ronaldo beats Lionel Messi to win Ballon d’Or 2016

Real Madrid forward Cristiano Ronaldo beat rival Lionel Messi to win the prestigious Ballon d’Or award for a fourth time. The 31-year-old is now one behind...