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National Football League roundup

36 min 21 sec ago
(The Sports Xchange) - Former NFL wide receiver Terry Glenn died early Monday morning after being involved in a car crash in Irving, Texas. He was 43.

Witness in U.S. FIFA trial describes off-books payments to soccer officials

40 min 59 sec ago
NEW YORK (Reuters) - A government witness in the U.S. corruption trial related to soccer's world-governing body FIFA testified on Monday about millions of dollars paid to former soccer officials in exchange for broadcasting and sponsorship rights for international tournaments, all logged in a secret spreadsheet.

FIA returns entry fee paid by defunct Manor F1 team

4 hours 4 min ago
LONDON (Reuters) - Formula One's governing body has returned the entry fee paid a year ago by the now-defunct Manor team, the International Automobile Federation (FIA) said on Monday.

Trump calls for Lynch suspension if anthem protest continues

4 hours 11 min ago
(Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump on Monday said Oakland Raiders running back Marshawn Lynch should be suspended by the NFL if he continues to protest during the national anthem after Lynch sat during a rendition of the song before Sunday's game in Mexico City.

Haye pulls out of Bellew fight after 'freak accident'

6 hours 14 min ago
MANCHESTER, England (Reuters) - Britain's former heavyweight world champion David Haye has pulled out of next month's scheduled showdown with WBC cruiserweight world champion Tony Bellew after suffering a "freak accident".

Goffin aims to ride the wave to Davis Cup glory

9 hours 22 sec ago
LONDON (Reuters) - Beaten but exhilarated, Belgium's David Goffin believes his exceptional run at the ATP Finals has strengthened him for the last great challenge of his breakthrough season -- helping his country win the Davis Cup for the first time.

Qatar urges Gulf neighbors to let nationals attend 2022 soccer World Cup

12 hours 5 min ago
DOHA (Reuters) - Qatar is urging the four countries imposing a diplomatic and trade boycott against it to allow their nationals to attend the World Cup in Doha in 2022, a senior Qatari organizer said on Monday.

Suspended AIBA president Wu to step down from post

12 hours 9 min ago
(Reuters) - The International Boxing Association's (AIBA) suspended president Wu Ching-kuo announced on Monday that he would step down from his post to "resolve the management issues" within the Olympic sport's governing body.

Wimbledon champion Novotna dies after battle with cancer

13 hours 11 min ago
PRAGUE/LONDON (Reuters) - Czech tennis player Jana Novotna, a Wimbledon champion in 1998 and 16-time grand-slam winner in doubles and mixed doubles, has died at the age of 49 after a long battle with cancer, the Women's Tennis Association (WTA) said on Monday.

Wimbledon champion Jana Novotna dies after battle with cancer

14 hours 59 min ago
PRAGUE (Reuters) - Czech tennis player Jana Novotna, a Wimbledon champion in 1998 and 16-time grand slam winner in doubles and mixed doubles, has died at the age of 49 after a long battle with cancer, the Women's Tennis Association said on Monday.

Farah to kick off road career on the streets of London

15 hours 30 min ago
(Reuters) - Mo Farah will start his career as a full-time road runner by taking part in a London half marathon early next year before tackling the full distance around the British capital in April, according to The Times.

Wimbledon champion Jana Novotna dies

15 hours 32 min ago
PRAGUE (Reuters) - Czech tennis player Jana Novotna, a Wimbledon champion in 1998, has died at the age of 49, the WTA said on Monday.

Olympics: In Yuna's absence, Koreans holding out for a Pyeongchang hero

15 hours 38 min ago
SEOUL (Reuters) - A year after her dazzling gold medal-winning performance at the Vancouver Games, figure skater Kim Yuna delivered an impassioned speech to the International Olympic Committee that helped sway the vote to bring the 2018 Winter Games to South Korea.

Golf: Spieth's Sydney love affair comes with a cash bonus

18 hours 17 min ago
(Reuters) - World number two Jordan Spieth will be well rewarded for his trip Down Under this week regardless of whether he successfully defends his title at the Australian Open, a tournament he has developed a love affair with over the last four years.

Highlights of Sunday's NHL games

Sun, 11/19/2017 - 11:36pm
(The Sports Xchange) - Highlights of Sunday's National Hockey League games:

National Basketball Association roundup

Sun, 11/19/2017 - 8:09pm
(The Sports Xchange) - Golden State Warriors forward Kevin Durant missed Sunday night's game against the Brooklyn Nets with a sprained left ankle, the team announced.

National Football League roundup

Sun, 11/19/2017 - 8:06pm
(The Sports Xchange) - A proposed contract extension for commissioner Roger Goodell reportedly is on track to be completed soon despite Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones recently threatening to sue the NFL if the extension is approved.

National Hockey League roundup

Sun, 11/19/2017 - 8:00pm
(The Sports Xchange) - The Winnipeg Jets placed defenceman Toby Enstrom on injured reserve Sunday, and the team announced he will miss up to eight weeks with a lower-body injury.

Rookie Cook claims maiden PGA Tour title in Georgia

Sun, 11/19/2017 - 6:00pm
(Reuters) - Rookie Austin Cook sank a 14-foot birdie putt on the final hole to seal a four-stroke victory at the RSM Classic on Sunday and claim his first PGA Tour title.

Golf: Ariya uses birdie to claim CME Group Tour title

Sun, 11/19/2017 - 5:37pm
(The Sports Xchange) - Thailand's Ariya Jutanugarn sank a 25-foot birdie putt on the last hole to capture the CME Group Tour Championship by one shot on Sunday in Naples, Florida.