IAAF clears 8 more Russian athletes to compete, declines 53

MONACO — The IAAF says its doping panel has cleared eight more Russian track and field athletes to compete internationally as neutrals, and refused 53 other applications. The latest athletes accepted include hammer thrower Sergej Litvinov, who placed fifth at the 2009 and 2015 world championships, and Danil Lysenko, the high jump champion at the […]

‘Tomorrow I will be at Chelsea’ — Premier League champions will be the latest club to smash a transfer record with the signing of Morata

Chelsea has reportedly agreed a £58 million fee with Real Madrid for Spanish striker Álvaro Morata. The deal, which is expected to be finalised on Thursday, smashes Chelsea’s previous transfer record by £8 million. In 2011, Chelsea paid Liverpool £50 million for Fernando Torres. Morata told Spanish publication MARCA on Wednesday evening that “God willing” […]

Tony Tchani scores in Whitecaps’ victory over Galaxy

CARSON, Calif. — Tony Tchani headed in his second goal of the season midway through the second half and the Vancouver Whitecaps hung on for a 1-0 victory over the Los Angeles Galaxy on Wednesday night. In the 63rd minute, Christian Bolanos was awarded a free from left wing after taking a foul from Bradley […]

Live: 146th Open Championship from Royal Birkdale

The 146th Open Championship is underway at Royal Birkdale. Follow along here for all the latest news, analysis and video. More from Sportsnet Big Read: The secret behind Adam Hadwin’s breakout PGA Tour season Kristina Rutherford Four holes that will define 146th Open Championship Kristina Rutherford …read more Source:: Sportsnet.ca