• Belarus president calls national hockey team 'spineless'
    The Associated Press30 minutes ago

    Belarus president calls national hockey team 'spineless'

    Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko called the country's national hockey team ''spineless'' after it failed to qualify for the playoffs at the world championships. ''Even if you lose, then play with soul and the people will forgive you,'' Lukashenko said in

  • Djokovic and Nadal could meet in French Open semifinals
    The Associated Press1 hour ago

    Djokovic and Nadal could meet in French Open semifinals

    In his quest for a 10th title at the French Open, Rafael Nadal could face Novak Djokovic in the semifinals. The fourth-seeded Nadal, the only player with nine trophies from one Grand Slam tournament, will open against Benoit Paire. Nadal has been the dominant player of the clay-court season and has

  • WBA suspend two judges over N'Dam-Murata title fight decision
    Reuters1 hour ago

    WBA suspend two judges over N'Dam-Murata title fight decision

    (Reuters) - The World Boxing Association has suspended two judges and ordered a rematch of a middleweight title fight between Hassan N'Dam of France and Japan's Ryota Murata after the bout ended with a controversial split decision last weekend. N'Dam took the vacant title in Tokyo despite

  • D'oh? No! Homer and 'The Simpsons' team earn Hall tribute
    The Associated Press4 hours ago

    D'oh? No! Homer and 'The Simpsons' team earn Hall tribute

    Steve Sax won two World Series rings, was a five-time All-Star and got nearly 2,000 hits in the big leagues. ''I get asked as much about being on 'The Simpsons' as I do about baseball,'' Sax said this week. ''They don't want to know how it was to hit against Nolan