Tour de France, Tokyo Olympics cycling events clashing next year
French cycling team manager Thomas Voeckler hopeful of a compromise on dates
Swimmer Ikee takes part in ceremonial Olympic event
Japan marked one year until the postponed Tokyo Olympics on Thursday, but questions remain about whether the games can go ahead after the host city recorded a single-day record of new cases of novel coronavirus infection. The Summer Games were originally scheduled to open on Friday in the Japanese capital,…
2021 Tour de France moved forward to avoid Tokyo Olympics clash
The start of next year's Tour de France has been brought forward by a week to avoid clashing with the men's road race at the rescheduled Tokyo Olympics, the International Cycling Union (UCI) said. The 2021 Tour will begin on June 26 and end on July 18, six days before…
2021 Tour de France moved forward to avoid Tokyo Olympics clash
The 2021 Tour will begin on June 26 and end on July 18, six days before the start of the Mount Fuji road race. It was originally scheduled to begin on July 2 in Copenhagen, Denmark.
2021 Tour de France moved forward to avoid Tokyo Olympics clash
The start of next year's Tour de France has been brought forward by a week to avoid clashing with the men's road race at the rescheduled Tokyo ...
Corinthians see off Bragantino to advance to the Paulistão semi-finals
A decisive Corinthians team saw off Bragantino by a 2-0 score-line in Burumbi on Thursday to advance to the semi-finals.
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Justin Thomas moves to No. 1 in world with win WGC-FedEx St. Jude Invitational
New world No. 1 Justin Thomas took lessons from recent tournaments.
Tour de France start from Copenhagen delayed from 2021 to 2022: mayor
The three Danish legs will be held on July 1-3 2022
Cycling: Start of Tour de France in Denmark moved to 2022
Denmark's staging of the Tour de France's start, known as the 'Grand Depart', has been pushed back a year to 2022, Danish organisers said in a ...
Synchronised swimmers have to start somewhere – Jamaican programme ramps up recruitment efforts
Synchronised swimming in Jamaica is missing one critical element. The sport needs more participants if it is to grow and have success like the sporting exploits of other areas like football, cricket a...
Golf: Woods in a better place heading into this PGA Championship
SAN FRANCISCO — The course is one Tiger Woods knows well and where he has winning memories. The PGA Championship is a major he has won four times, more than anyone except Jack Nicklaus and Walter Hagen. Woods learned last year that brings no guarantee of playing well. Coming off the deep emotions of a Masters victory that capped his remarkable comeback, Woods lasted only two days at Bethpage Black and missed the cut. He said Tuesday he's in a much better place at the TPC Harding Park. Never mind that Woods has played only one tournament — a tie for 40th at the Memorial — in the last six months because of the COVID-19 pandemic and his own limited schedule.
India to host 2021 T20 World Cup, Australia gets to hold it in 2022: ICC
The global body also confirmed that next year's women's ODI World Cup in New Zealand has been postponed until February-March 2022
Pedro says farewell to Chelsea ahead of expected Roma move
Pedro has confirmed his departure from Chelsea after "five wonderful years" with the Premier League ...
Barça to travel to Lisbon on Thursday with massive health security measures in place
Barça to travel to Lisbon on Thursday with massive health security measures in place
Leeds hopes dashed as Cavani agrees to drop wage demands in Portugal
Portuguese giants Benfica have agreed a €9million-a-year deal to sign striker Edinson Cavani from PSG, according to a report.
‘The time has come to move on’: Willian confirms Chelsea exit after seven years
Willian joined Chelsea from Anzhi Makhachkala in 2013 and made over 300 appearances for the club, winning two Premier League titles. The 32-year-old is linked with a move across town to Arsenal.
What impact will GAA shutdown have on Kildare, Laois and Offaly club schedules?
Action in the three counties was brought to a halt last Friday.
Misbah says Pakistan must move on from Old Trafford defeat
Pakistan cannot dwell on their defeat by England in the first test at Old Trafford as it would make it tougher for them to respond in the next two ...
Royal Montreal Golf Club to host Presidents Cup in 2024, last hosted in 2007
This is the second time the international team golf event will be held at the oldest golf club in North America, founded in 1873
Belfast still aiming to host European championships in summer of 2021
BELFAST is still set to host the European schoolboy/schoolgirl championships next summer, according to the president of the Irish Athletic Boxing Association (IABA).
Presidents Cup returning to Royal Montreal in 2024
Royal Montreal, the oldest golf club in North America, held the Canadian Open on 10 occasions, most recently in 2014, and was home of the 2007 Presidents Cup.
Tour de France 2021 to begin in Brittany after Denmark postponement
The 2021 Tour de France will start in Brittany after Copenhagen's staging of the 'Grand Depart' was pushed back by a year due to a potential clash with soc
Presidents Cup returning to Royal Montreal in 2024
REUTERS: The Presidents Cup will return to Royal Montreal Golf Club in 2024, the PGA Tour said on Monday. Royal Montreal, the oldest golf club in ...
David ready to shine in Ligue 1 at Lille
Officially unveiled as a Lille player on Tuesday, Ottawa's Jonathan David spoke to TSN's Kristian Jack about his €30 million move to Ligue 1 and what comes next.
Justin Gaethje plans to create ‘zone of death’ for Khabib Nurmagomedov at UFC 254
Interim UFC lightweight champ Justin Gaethje has a specific and violent game plan prepared for undisputed lightweight champ Khabib Nurmagomedov.
Big Ten and Pac-12 Are First Marquee Conferences to Postpone Football
The conferences plan to not play football or other sports this fall, and might attempt to hold seasons in the spring instead.
Why did the Suns send T.J. Warren to the Pacers in a 'very disrespectful' trade?
Warren has been fueled by the deal that landed him in Indiana.
Cricket Ireland to stage North v South matches for developing talent
Stephen Doheny and Shane Getkate will skipper the sides for matches taking place over the next week.
NBA Western Conference play-in scenarios: How the Trail Blazers, Grizzlies, Spurs and Suns make it in
The eighth and ninth seeds in the Western Conference will be decided Thursday. Here is how Portland, Memphis, Phoenix and San Antonio make the play-in.
American hopes to charm Brits in soccer series 'Ted Lasso'
Jason Sudeikis was a huge sports fan growing up in Kansas, especially basketball. Not so much that game where you kick a ball into a goal.
Jakobsen to return to Netherlands after Tour of Poland crash
REUTERS: Dutch cyclist Fabio Jakobsen's condition is "evolving favourably" after his crash at the Tour of Poland and he will be moved back to the ...
Gabriel Magalhaes 'to decide between Arsenal, Manchester United this week'
Lille defender Gabriel Magalhaes is reportedly due to make a decision on his future later this week, amid speculation regarding a move to Arsenal or Manchester United.
Carl Frampton gearing up for world title bout with Jamel Herring
The Irishman has to beat Darren Traynor first this weekend.
Dana White: With UFC 252 win, Daniel Cormier’s exit from MMA would be ‘neck and neck’ with Georges St-Pierre
If Daniel Cormier can retake the heavyweight title from Stipe Miocic at UFC 252, Dana White says only one other fighter might be able to match "DC" in getting out on top.
Serena Williams rallies in return, sets up clash with sister Venus
Serena Williams made a winning return to competitive tennis yesterday as she rallied from a set down to beat Bernarda Pera 4-6, 6-4, 6-1 at the Top Seed Open in Lexington, Kentucky in her first match of the Covid-19 era. Williams was five points from falling to the American...
St. Louis City to be MLS' new team in 2023
St. Louis City was unveiled Thursday as the identity for the Major League Soccer expansion club debuting in 2023 along with Sacramento as the league's 29th and 30th teams.
Nissan's Buemi says set-up change prevented victory bid in Formula E finale
Sebastien Buemi "realised quite early on" he could not beat Stoffel Vandoorne in the final race of the Formula E season following a set-up change to his Nissan e.dams car
Spectators allowed to return to select pilot events from Saturday
The government says 'hard work' to keep coronavirus under control has allowed restrictions to be eased.
NBA playoffs 2020: Everything to know about the 17 teams that can still win the title
Matchups for the West play-in and the opening round of the postseason are set. Here are stats and predictions for 17 teams still standing inside the bubble.
Renault will not allow Alonso to compete in the Indy 500 in 2021 and 2022
With a victory in Monaco and a Le Mans win in his pocket, Fernando Alonso only has to win the Indy 500 and then he has the Triple Crown. An ambition he has been striving towards for years and a few years back he came very close, until his car broke just before the end. This year the Spaniard will try again, but after that, the adventure stops for a while.
Fans to be allowed to attend Crucible final as UK pilot events resume from Saturday
Fans are set to return to the famous venue.
IPL in UAE: England and Australia contingent can only play from September 26
Rajasthan Royals to suffer most as they have Buttler, Smith and Archer in their ranks
Exeter include just 1 new signing in their XV to host Leicester
Exeter have 8 new faces in their squad since they last played back in March but just one of those arrivals has been included in Saturday's Premiership XV.
UEFA fine PSG 30,000 euros and warn Tuchel for late start to second half!
UEFA's Control, Ethics and Disciplinary Body have fined the French club and given the coach a warning after the players came out late for the second half of the clash versus Atalanta.
Frankie Dettori set to miss York and ride in France this weekend
Frankie Dettori described himself as “gutted” to be missing next week’s Ebor Festival at York after choosing instead to ride in France this weekend.
Bayern hit Barcelona for eight on madcap night in Lisbon
German champions took initiative early to reach semi-finals
Bichette a 'star in the making' for Blue Jays
Bo Bichette and the Buffalo Bombers did it again on Friday night at Sahlen Field, launching six home runs as the Blue Jays’ bats have suddenly jolted to life. Friday’s power surge followed a seven-homer outburst against the Marlins on Wednesday, giving the Blue Jays 14 in just three games
Rizwan’s gritty 60 holds up England, Pak get to 223-9
Southampton: Mohammad Rizwan scored a gritty, unbeaten half-century to guide Pakistan past 200 against an increasingly frustrated England before bad light at the Rose Bowl brought an early end to the second day of the second Test on Friday.The teams
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