• India must narrow focus to boost medal hopes in Tokyo: Padukone
    Reuters1 hour ago

    India must narrow focus to boost medal hopes in Tokyo: Padukone

    By Anupam Pratihary BENGALURU (Reuters) - After bringing home just two medals from the Rio Olympics, India needs to be realistic in its preparations for the 2020 Tokyo Games and should narrow its focus to a handful of sports, says former All England badminton champion Prakash Padukone. P.V. Sindhu&

  • The Latest: Euros mix and match pairs as Americans stand pat
    The Associated Press

    The Latest: Euros mix and match pairs as Americans stand pat

    The late comeback that pulled Europe within 5-3 after Round 1 bought captain Darren Clarke enough breathing room to get the last two of his six rookies on the course at the start of Round 2. Stenson will partner Matt Fitzpatrick and Rose will play with Chris Wood.

  • NHL, NHLPA expect World Cup of Hockey to return in 2020
    The Associated Press

    NHL, NHLPA expect World Cup of Hockey to return in 2020

    The World Cup of Hockey will return, without a doubt, and avoid another 12-year break. NHL Deputy Commissioner Bill Daly and NHLPA Executive Director Don Fehr both confirmed for The Associated Press on Friday that they expect the next World Cup of Hockey to be in 2020. It is much less certain whether

  • Ed Temple's gold medalists honor him at memorial service
    The Associated Press

    Ed Temple's gold medalists honor him at memorial service

    Ed Temple, the trailblazing former Tennessee State and U.S. Olympic women's track and field coach who died last week, was honored Friday by many of the gold medalists who ran for him. ''He was a man with a heart that was as big as anyone,'' Lucinda Williams Adams said at a memorial