Sports News

  • Espanyol cited for monkey chants, Pique abuse Reuters - 1 hour 56 minutes ago
    Barcelona's Neymar shoots to score a goal against Espanyol's goalkeeper Kiko Casilla during their Spanish first division soccer match, near Barcelona

    Spain's professional football league (LFP) has denounced Espanyol after their fans directed monkey chants at Brazil pair Neymar and Dani Alves and insulted Spain defender Gerard Pique during Saturday's La Liga derby at home to Barcelona. Barca's Argentina forward Lionel Messi was also verbally abused and Espanyol will …

  • AC Milan sale 'anything but certain' - executive Reuters - 2 hours 0 minutes ago
    AC Milan's vice president Galliani gestures as he arrives to watch their Italian Serie A soccer match against Chievo Verona in Verona

    MILAN (Reuters) - A sale of Italian Serie A soccer club AC Milan is far from being a done deal, the vice president of the club said on Tuesday. "It (the sale) is anything but certain," Adriano Galliani said during a shareholders meeting. According to a source, Thai businessman Bee Taechaubol has travelled to Italy …

  • AC Milan's de Jong celebrates after scoring with his team-mate Antonelli during their Italian Serie A soccer match against Sampdoria at San Siro stadium in Milan

    AC Milan's players have agreed with coach Filippo Inzaghi's decision to confine them to a training camp and did not get involved in a row with him after the defeat at Udinese, two of them said on Tuesday. "After (the game), the coach told us his intention to go into a training retreat and the whole team were in agreement," …

  • Tennis: Wimbledon announces record prize money of £26.75m Adam Justice - IB Times - 2 hours 27 minutes ago
    Tennis: Wimbledon announces record prize money of £26.75m

    The prolific acceleration in the size of the overall prize money pot at Wimbledon is slowing but the grass court championships remains the richest of the four grand slams. All England Club officials on 28 April announced a 7% overall rise, down from 10.5% last year, meaning overall prize money has surged by an eye-popping …

  • Martens aims high after going to hell and back By Tony Jimenez - Reuters - 2 hours 52 minutes ago

    By Tony Jimenez LONDON (Reuters) - If ever a golfer deserved to triumph in the face of morale-crushing adversity it is surely Ladies European Tour professional Caroline Martens. Martens, who is down in 31st place on this season's money-list, also had to experience the death of her grandfather and a close friend in 2013 …

  • Here’s the 22 key GAA fixtures to keep an eye on this week Fintan O'Toole - - 2 hours 54 minutes ago
    Here’s the 22 key GAA fixtures to keep an eye on this week

    Semple Stadium is in the spotlight next Sunday afternoon.

  • 2015 Wimbledon singles champions to receive nearly $3M JACK BEZANTS - Associated Press - 3 hours ago
    Petra Kvitova of the Czech Republic returns the ball to Madison Brengle of the US at the Porsche Grand Prix tennis tournament in Stuttgart, Germany, Thursday, April 23, 2015. (Marijan Murat/dpa via AP)

    LONDON (AP) — Prize money keeps going up at Wimbledon, with first-round losers as well as champions cashing in on record rewards.

  • The injury woes continue for Irish players in the 2015 AFL season Fintan O'Toole - - 3 hours ago
    The injury woes continue for Irish players in the 2015 AFL season

    Ciaran Byrne has suffered a ‘devastating’ setback with Carlton.

  • Everton v Manchester United - Barclays Premier League

    LONDON (Reuters) - Manchester United will face Barcelona as part of their four-match U.S. tour this year, the club said on Tuesday. The 20-times English champions are to play the Spanish side at the Levi's Stadium in Santa Clara, California on July 25. Louis van Gaal's United will be taking part in the International …

  • The Latest Headlines From Sky Sports News

    A round-up of the latest stories from the world of sport - brought to you from the Sky Sports News HQ.

  • Wimbledon is richest slam but prize pot rises slow By Martyn Herman - Reuters - 3 hours ago
    Novak Djokovic of Serbia holds the winner's trophy after defeating Roger Federer of Switzerland in their men's singles finals tennis match on Centre Court at the Wimbledon Tennis Championships in London

    By Martyn Herman LONDON (Reuters) - The acceleration in the size of the prize money pot at Wimbledon continues to slow but the grasscourt championships remain the richest of the four grand slams. The increases, unveiled by club chairman Philip Brook at a news conference, means the singles champions will pocket 1.88 million …

  • Premier League bound Kilkenny soccer star helps Wexford school to All-Ireland football title

    Thomas O’Connor is tipped to join Southampton but he hit 2-6 today in Clonmel for Good Counsel against St Brendan’s Killarney.

  • Mourinho claims critics ‘want football on the moon’ The42 Team - - 3 hours ago
    Mourinho claims critics ‘want football on the moon’

    The Chelsea manager has been criticised for his pragmatic approach in recent weeks.

  • Belgian footballer in critical condition after collapsing on the pitch

    Sporting Lokeren defender Gregory Mertens has been hospitalised amid reports that he suffered a cardiac arrest.

  • Sweden's Sjogran quitting after double century of caps By Philip O'Connor - Reuters - 4 hours ago
    Franco of France challenges Sjogran of Sweden during their Women's World Cup third place soccer match in Sinsheim

    By Philip O'Connor STOCKHOLM (Reuters) - Sweden's most-capped international Therese Sjogran is to retire after this year's World Cup in Canada and she wants to win one last medal before taking over as sporting director of Rosengard. "I didn't really see myself as a sporting director a few months ago but I've always wanted …

More Latest News »



How to subscribe

Roll over each section to subscribe using Add to My Yahoo or RSS Feed feeds.

Yahoo News offers dozens of RSS feeds you can read in My Yahoo or using third-party RSS news reader software. Click here to find out more about RSS and how you can use it with Yahoo News.