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It's elimination day at the Women's World Cup

Win or go home, that's what at stake in the quarterfinal qualifier round at the Women's World Cup

Global survey says sports execs oppose esports in Olympics

A global survey of sports industry executives shows 57 percent oppose Olympic status for video gaming

Murray reaches 2nd round of Shenzhen Open as Zhang retires

Andy Murray advanced to the second round of the Shenzhen Open on Tuesday when Chinese wild-card entry Zhang Zhizhen had to retire in the third set

'Everyone loves Sergio': Garcia proving worth at…

Sergio Garcia was a contentious wild-card selection by European Ryder Cup captain Thomas Bjorn but he is proving his worth this week

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WADA's Reedie defends Russian anti-doping…

Defending WADA's call: Reedie stands strong in defense of Russia anti-doping reinstatement

France opts for clay to take on Croatia in Davis Cup final

France will play the Davis Cup final against Croatia on clay in its bid to secure back to back titles in the team competition

LEADING OFF: deGrom seeks 1 last quality start…

LEADING OFF: deGrom seeks 1 last quality start; Sale building up stamina for playoff-bound Red Sox; new citizen King Felix on mound

After Russia vote, anti-doping group calls WADA…

After Russia vote, anti-doping group says WADA has 'conflicting priorities' and change is needed

Simon wins 3rd Moselle Open title

Frenchman Gilles Simon earned his third Moselle Open title on Sunday with a 7-6 (2), 6-1 win over German qualifier Matthias Bachinger

McIlroy says Tiger Woods 1 of 12 Americans at…

Rory McIlroy says the goal for Europe in the Ryder Cup is to beat the Americans, not just Tiger Woods

WADA investigator says the agency got a bad deal…

The Canadian lawyer who investigated the state-backed doping scheme by Russia when it hosted the 2014 Winter Olympics said the World Anti-Doping Agency rushed into accepting a bad deal by reinstating the country's drug-testing program

Astros clinch 2nd straight AL West title, win…

The Houston Astros clinched another AL West title and reached 100 wins for the second straight season, beating the Toronto Blue Jays 4-1 behind Alex Bregman's two-run homer

Incoming CEO, outgoing chair address USOC abuse head-on

Incoming CEO, outgoing chairman address USOC abuse head-on

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Yelich, Brewers dent Cards' playoff chances with…

Christian Yelich homers, drives in 6 as streaking Milwaukee Brewers beat St. Louis Cardinals 12-4

Despite protests, Russia's anti-doping agency…

Despite protests, WADA ends suspension of Russia's anti-doping agency

Former WBC welterweight champ Victor Ortiz…

Former welterweight champion Victor Ortiz has been charged with raping a woman inside a home in March

Pyeongchang Olympics: Costly venues may eventually be razed

Pyeongchang Winter Olympics: Costly venues may eventually be razed

Mets activate Wright off DL for final homestand…

David Wright has been reinstated from the disabled list and added to the Mets' active roster for the first time since June 3, 2016

North and South Korea say they plan bid for 2032…

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and South Korean President Moon Jae-in say the countries plan to jointly bid for the 2032 Summer Olympics

Scherzer gets to 300 Ks, fans 10 in Nats' 9-4 win…

Scherzer reaches 300 strikeouts, 17th pitcher since 1900 to collect that many, in Nats' 9-4 win over Marlins

North and South Korea have agreed to seek to jointly host the 2032 Summer Olympics

North and South Korea have agreed to seek to jointly host the 2032 Summer Olympics

Stanford's O-line needs to fix 'little' things to…

Bryce Love has yet to match last year's record-setting season and Stanford football coach David Shaw said lack of consistent play in the offensive line has been a major contributor

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With Turin out, Italy moves forward with Milan-Cortina bid

Italy's three-pronged bid for the 2026 Winter Olympics has been reduced to a two-city candidacy featuring Milan and Cortina d'Ampezzo

Demoted Clemson QB Bryant misses 2nd straight practice

Demoted Clemson quarterback Kelly Bryant missed his second consecutive practice since freshman Trevor Lawrence was picked to start for the third-ranked Tigers against Syracuse

Samaranch approves Beijing's environmental outlook for 2022

IOC vice president Juan Antonio Samaranch says he is satisfied that snow-making for the 2022 Beijing Olympics won't bring lasting damage to the environment