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Messi, Simeone and La Liga teams gear up for comeback

FC Barcelona's Lionel Messi was back at training on Saturday (May 9) after Spanish soccer clubs resumed training on Friday (May 8) for the first time since activity was halted due to the coronavirus pandemic and targeted...

Trump to UFC and fans: ‘We want our sports back’

U.S. President Donald Trump, on Saturday (May 9) sent a message of support to the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) league about wanting to resume sporting events amid the ongoing coronavirus pandemic that has claimed the lives of...

Bad back rules Nadal out of virtual reality charity match

Rafael Nadal is no stranger to being out of action for months due to injuries taking a toll on his body but when the Spaniard pulled out from a virtual reality tennis match that would have been...

Arsenal return to individual training at London Colney

Arsenal re-opened their London Colney training ground to their players on Monday (April 27) for individual training but the Premier League club will continue to observe social distancing rules amid the coronavirus outbreak, the club said.

Some NBA practice facilities could re-open next week, ESPN reports

Some NBA practice facilities could re-open as early as next Friday, ESPN reported late Saturday (April 25), but that does not mean any resumption of the suspended season is imminent. The NBA was the...

On this day: Born April 24, 1973: Sachin Tendulkar, Indian cricketer

Sachin Tendulkar compiled a mountain of runs for almost a quarter of a century and reached cricket's dizzying heights by defying a burden of expectation that would have crushed lesser mortals. https://youtu.be/9VFRs7ijwAQ

Ski great Vonn says shutdown tough on athletes, launches live home workout

A career spent hurtling at speeds of 80mph down precipitous mountain slopes meant crashes, and serious injury, were part of life for American Alpine skiing great Lindsey Vonn. Weeks, even months, of painful rehab...

On this day: Died April 23, 1986: Jim Laker, English cricketer

Jim Laker, who died on April 23, 1986, remains one of England's finest spin bowlers and is best remembered for his record 19 wickets in a single test match in 1956. https://youtu.be/uCfePfuPuJM

Cricket Australia board chief Roberts defends staff pay cuts

Cricket Australia (CA) Chief Executive Kevin Roberts has said deep staff pay cuts were necessary to shore up the game's finances amid the coronavirus shutdown, despite the governing body holding tens of millions of dollars in stock...

Roger that! Serena takes on Federer’s wall challenge

Serena Williams, a 23-times grand slam champion, added her name to the illustrious list of people taking on Roger Federer's requested wall challenge on Wednesday (April 15). https://youtu.be/2ikjUzHDE7w Posting...

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Cuomo refuses to predict when New York City can reopen

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo on Monday (May 25) would not predict when New York City would...

Out of the house: Joe Biden breaks weeks-long shelter-at-home streak

Former Vice President and presumptive Democratic Presidential candidate Joe Biden on Monday (May 25) made his first known trip outside his Delaware...

MAN WANTED for Domestic Violence-

HOUSTON - Houston Police are searching for a man wanted in several domestic violence cases. According to Crime Stopper,...

Shooting at Post Oak Hotel

HOUSTON - A suspect is now in custody after a confrontation escalates into a shooting at the Post Oak Hotel Sunday morning.

Timelapse shows Western Australia dust storm blowing towards the sea

An Australian filmmaker captured slow motion and timelapse videos of a dust storm on Sunday (May 24), as Western Australia braced for some of its worst weather in a decade.