Before France can think about reaching another final, they must first qualify and it will be Kylian Mbappe who leads the side out from now on, after captain Hugo Lloris retired from the national stage. Experienced centre-back Raphael Varane also called time on his France career, while 2022 Ballon d'Or winner Karim Benzema decided to quit following issues with manager Didier Deschamps. Antoine Griezmann publicly aired his frustrations this week at not being the new France captain, but Mbappe seems a positive choice considering what he has already achieved for Les Bleus alongside how respected he is among teammates.
Murray thinks Indian Wells winner Carlos Alcaraz has all the qualities needed to become a dominant force in the game
Manchester United’s potential takeover by Qatar could be the faultline that sparks a “Big Short” moment for the sport
Ben Foster retired in September but has been tempted back as Wrexham, co-owned by Ryan Reynolds, chase promotion to the EFL.
World Athletics has made the landmark decision to ban transgender women from competing in female international events.
USA TODAY Sports is here with everything you need to know about the NHL playoffs, including potential first-round matchups.
SANDVIKEN, Sweden — Canada's Kerri Einarson dropped a 6-5 decision to Japan's Satsuki Fujisawa at the women's world curling championship on Thursday. The Manitoba-based team of Einarson, Val Sweeting, Shannon Birchard and Briane Harris gave up a steal of two in the eighth end, but responded with a deuce in the ninth to tie the game. Japan earned the game-winning single when Einarson rubbed a guard on a tap attempt in the 10th end. “It ended up being just fine for weight so it was just mismanaged
The debate over transgender inclusion in sport has intensified after a male-born cyclist won a prestigious women's amateur race.
Fanatics is set to become the league's official on-ice outfitter beginning in the 2024-25 season. Fans were less than thrilled.
SANDVIKEN, Sweden — Canada's Kerri Einarson beat South Korea's Seungyoun Ha 8-6 to salvage a split of her games Wednesday at the women's world curling championship. South Korea was heavy with its final rock to give Canada three points in the 10th end. The victory moved Canada (6-3) into a second-place tie with Italy's Stefania Constantini. Switzerland’s Silvana Tirinzoni (8-0) was on top of the 13-team round-robin standings. Einarson dropped an 8-3 decision to Germany's Daniela Jentsch earlier i
The victim of one of junior hockey's most notorious on-ice brawls is still grappling with fighting's place in the game — even as the league where he played moves to further eliminate the practice. Dr. Bobby Nadeau was a goaltender with the Quebec Major Junior Hockey League's Chicoutimi Sagueneens in 2008 when he was attacked by Quebec Remparts backup netminder Jonathan Roy during a playoff game. The son of Montreal Canadiens great Patrick Roy skated the length of the rink and pummelled Nadeau, w
Antonio Conte could miss out on the prospect of a £15million payday by leaving Tottenham Hotspur before the end of the season.
Tom Brady's kids each have their own chosen sports, Gisele Bündchen explained to Vanity Fair
The Oilers' trade for Mattias Ekholm is paying dividends on both ends of the ice for a team poised for another deep playoff run.
Ronaldo’s contract was terminated by mutual consent before he joined Saudi Arabian side Al-Nassr.
Boozer is only the second sophomore in the program's history to win the award for boys basketball.
A date of April 29 had been agreed but terms could not be reached.
The Blackhawks are the fourth NHL team this season to opt against wearing themed warm-up jerseys for Pride Night.
The Northern Irishman said he could choose to play it in PGA Tour tournaments even if not adopted on the US circuit.
ZURICH (AP) — Russia and Belarus teams were excluded by the International Ice Hockey Federation on Wednesday from all its world championships next season. The IIHF cited security concerns for players, competition staff and fans — because of Russia’s invasion of Ukraine — to extend the exclusion that will stretch beyond two years when the 2023-24 season is over. “It is too soon,” IIHF president Luc Tardif said about letting Russia return. “Too many risks.” The women’s worlds is set to be played i