• Olympics, Rugby World Cup organizers to collaborate in Japan
    The Associated Press3 hours ago

    Olympics, Rugby World Cup organizers to collaborate in Japan

    TOKYO (AP) -- ��� Organizers of the 2020 Tokyo Olympics signed a collaborative agreement with the organizers of the 2019 Rugby World Cup on Wednesday, aiming to maximize the benefits and impact of the global events. The Rugby World Cup will be staged in Japan as Tokyo is finalizing preparations to host

  • Boxing: Well-trained Joshua ready to shine against Klitschko
    Reuters5 hours ago

    Boxing: Well-trained Joshua ready to shine against Klitschko

    (Reuters) - Anthony Joshua has said his 13 weeks of preparation has pushed him to a whole new level ahead of his world heavyweight title fight with Wladimir Klitschko at Wembley on Saturday. The 27-year-old Joshua, who is unbeaten in 18 bouts since turning professional in 2013, said he is not concerned

  • Athletics: Ennis-Hill not expecting Chernova apology after doping ban
    Reuters

    Athletics: Ennis-Hill not expecting Chernova apology after doping ban

    (Reuters) - Britain's Jessica Ennis-Hill does not expect to receive an apology from Tatyana Chernova after the Russian heptathlete was stripped of her 2011 world title for a doping violation but she is eager to get her hands on the gold medal. Chernova won heptathlon gold ahead of Ennis-Hill at

  • Ovechkin, Capitals must go through Penguins for shot at Cup
    The Associated Press

    Ovechkin, Capitals must go through Penguins for shot at Cup

    Sidney Crosby is standing in Alex Ovechkin's way again. Crosby's Pittsburgh Penguins extinguished two of the Washington Capitals' best Stanley Cup hopes in 2009 and 2016, going on to win the championship each time. Now as Ovechkin and the Capitals face a summer of change, it's only