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Hamilton Accies boss 'over the moon' for goal hero Ryan One

The 16-year-old has put his side through to the SPFL Trust Trophy final


MOTM Poll: Dortmund Book a Spot in the DFB Cup Quarterfinals with 2-1 win over VFL Bochum

Dortmund continue their perfect start to 2023 with a fifth consecutive win.


Lele Molin goes beyond defeat

"I had asked the team for unity and cohesion, to show teamwork on defense and offense: we did that."


From Cape Town to Hong Kong, 3 big tournaments featuring world’s best put women’s cricket in spotlight

Women's T20 World Cup begins in South Africa on Friday, followed by the inaugural WIPL in March and FairBreak Invitational in April Some of the biggest names in the sport will play at Kowloon Cricket Club, and for some it could be their third tournament in 3 months The Women's T20 World Cup gets under way in South Africa on Friday, kick-starting al...


Pegula reveals her mother and Bills co-owner Kim suffered cardiac arrest

Jessica Pegula thought about ending her tennis career prematurely last year after her mother Kim suffered a cardiac arrest in June.


Stirling Albion escape with battling point as boss praises defence for standing tall

The Binos were forced to play for more than half an hour with ten men at a blustery Bayview.


Massimiliano Allegri raises the bar again

"To get to 40 points we need to score 14 more. Meanwhile, we have climbed a few positions. Now the goal is to get to the left side of the standings."


Ham Seo Hee, Itsuki Hirata Sound Off On Rebooked Atomweight Clash At ONE Fight Night 8

Hirata plans to redeem herself with a statement win, while Ham aims to earn the next World Title shot.


Soccer-Real Madrid ease past Al Ahly to reach Club World Cup final

By Fernando Kallas RABAT (Reuters) -Real Madrid reached the Club World Cup final after goals from Vinicius Jr, Federico Valverde, Rodrygo and Sergio Arribas secured a 4-1 win over Egypt's Al Ahly in Morocco on Wednesday. Playing without several key starters like forward Karim Benzema and goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois, Real Madrid experienced a home field environment, with the local fans turning up


Turkish VALORANT pro dies after being trapped for over 40 hours following earthquake

Turkish VALORANT professional player Gizem “Luie” Harmankaya, who played for the UnknownPros Female team and Turgutlu Bld Esports, died after being trapped for more than 40 hours under the rubble after a magnitude 7.8 earthquake hit Turkey and Syria. The announcement was made by Turtugulu Bld Esports on Twitter on Wednesday (8 February). “We failed...


League of Legends Championship Series under fire for using TSM player abuse saga to hype up esports match

The League of Legends Championship Series (LCS) has been in a tight spot since they aired a segment about 100 Thieves AD Carry “Doublelift” Peng and his long history with his former organisation TSM on Saturday (4 February). Many players in the community said the segment was “unprofessional,” “missed the mark,” and quite “tone-deaf”. Esports caster...


Williams 2023 F1 car an "evolution" despite key differences

Williams’ new Formula 1 car, which is set to run for the first time next week, is an "evolution" of last year’s philosophy but will feature revised sidepods.


Hong Kong squash No 1 Ho Tze-lok cracks world’s top 30 with surprise run to Cleveland Classic semis

'No one, not even myself, expected me to make the semi-finals,' says Ho, who beat world No 8 Sarah-Jane Perry of Britain in the last 16 The 27-year-old Hongkonger also now among top four Asians in the world rankings, in all-important race for Asian Games singles seedings Hong Kong's No 1 squash player Ho Tze-lok had to change her flights back home ...


Footballing Weekly: Man City in hot water following Premier League charges

SINGAPORE — The English Premier League (EPL)was hit by a shocking news this week: six-time champions Manchester City are being charged by the league with over 100 breaches of financial regulations. The world's highest revenue-generating club last season, according to Deloitte, are alleged to have committed multiple financial breaches between 2009 a...


Soccer-Fulham beat Sunderland in replay to book FA Cup clash with Leeds

SUNDERLAND, England (Reuters) - Fulham booked an all-Premier League FA Cup tie with Leeds United after beating second-tier Sunderland 3-2 in their fourth-round replay on Wednesday. After the first encounter finished 1-1, Fulham raced into an early lead through Harry Wilson's fine finish inside the penalty area. Marco Silva's team, who have impressed in their first season back in the English top


LeBron James breaks record to become leading scorer in NBA history

Los Angeles Lakers legend LeBron James has broken the record to become the leading scorer in NBA history.


Tanak: National rally outing “important” for WRC Sweden prep

Ott Tanak says competing in a round of the Estonian Rally Championship last weekend was “important” to improve his chances ahead of the World Rally Championship’s visit to Sweden.


Soccer-Vlahovic double gives Juventus 3-0 win at Salernitana

(Reuters) -Juventus outclassed Salernitana 3-0 on Tuesday in Serie A, with two goals and one assist from striker Dusan Vlahovic helping the visitors move up to 10th place in the standings. The game marked a return to form for Serbian Vlahovic, who has struggled with injuries this season, but made his first league start since October. "You can see physically, he just moves better, looks sharper,


Soccer-Super-sub Sancho helps Man United fight back for draw with Leeds

By Peter Hall MANCHESTER, England (Reuters) -Substitute Jadon Sancho's first goal since September earned Manchester United a thrilling 2-2 draw with Leeds United in the Premier League on Wednesday as the hosts came back from two goals down to salvage a point. Leeds flew out of the traps and stunned Old Trafford into silence after 55 seconds when Wilfried Gnonto arrowed the visitors in front from


Zeng Jian earns top STTA award after breakout medal-winning year

SINGAPORE — With veteran paddlers Feng Tianwei and Yu Mengyu either mulling retirement or already retired, the Singapore woman's table tennis team is undergoing a period of transition. As a new generation of young talents try to take over the mantle from Feng and Yu, the brightest spark has come from Zeng Jian, who was awarded the Player of the Yea...


Turkington continues with WSR BMW for 2023 BTCC season

Four-time British Touring Car champion Colin Turkington will bid for a fifth title in 2023 with the West Surrey Racing BMW squad, the team confirmed on Wednesday morning.


Manchester City Might Get Expelled From The EPL Due To Alleged Financial Breaches

English football club Manchester City, the current champions of the Premier League, have been charged with a list of alleged financial breaches over the last 10 years. The charges are a result of an investigation by the English Premier League (EPL), which opened in 2019, and the club’s finances, including its income, payments to playing and coaching staff, profitability and financial sustainability, were thoroughly examined. Additionally, the...


Soccer-Flamengo blame Club World Cup loss on refereeing, coach says

By Fernando Kallas TANGIER (Reuters) - Flamengo manager Vitor Pereira blamed his side's stunning 3-2 loss to Saudi Arabia's Al Hilal in Club World Cup semi-final on Tuesday on the refereeing, which according to the Portuguese manager, was one sided. Al Hilal won thanks to two penalties from Salem Al Dawsari and a close-range strike from Luciano Vietto in a second-half in which Flamengo were down


Soccer-Sorry PSG knocked out of French Cup by Marseille

MARSEILLE, France (Reuters) - Paris St Germain's miserable start to the year continued when they were knocked out of the French Cup last 16 by bitter rivals Olympique de Marseille on Wednesday. Marseille, who had only beaten PSG twice since the capital side were taken over by Qatar Sport Investment (QSI) in 2011, reached the quarter-finals thanks to an Alexis Sanchez penalty and a Ruslan


Man Utd takeover: 5 things Qatari investors have planned as they launch mammoth bid

Qatari investors have entered the race to buy Manchester United and their reported plans will be music to Erik ten Hag and fans' ears, with everything from Old Trafford to a bumper transfer budget on the agenda


FIM Adds The New MiniGP Canada Series To Its 2023 Lineup

The series kicks off in May, 2023.


Soccer-England's Mead not ruled out of World Cup yet, says Wiegman

(Reuters) - England head coach Sarina Wiegman said she has not ruled out Beth Mead from playing at the Women's World Cup this year but will not push the forward as she recovers from a serious knee injury suffered in November. Mead, who was England's top scorer in their European Championship title win last year, ruptured her anterior cruciate ligament while playing for her club Arsenal. England


Harper joins Century for maiden British GT title assault

BMW factory driver Dan Harper will join Century Motorsport for a first-time assault on the British GT championship this season, alongside race winner Darren Leung.


ONE-PUNCH KNOCKOUT! Martin Nguyen vs. Eduard Folayang | Full Fight

Martin Nguyen vs. Eduard Folayang | ONE: LEGENDS OF THE WORLD.


Buchecha ‘Wouldn’t Miss A Mikey Musumeci Fight,’ Envisions Return To Submission Grappling In ONE

The 17-time BJJ World Champion has become obsessed with ONE's growing submission grappling division.


Jean-Pierre Jabouille obituary: F1 race winner dies aged 80

Jean-Pierre Jabouille secured his place in motorsport history at Dijon in 1979 when he became the first driver to win a grand prix in a turbocharged Formula 1 car.


Dusan Vlahovic and Juventus start again

At Salerno, the HCLs return to winning ways and climb to 26 points.


Hong Kong Marathon: pasta, water and chocolate milk essential part of runner’s kit, says top sports scientist

With just three days to go, former winner-turned sports scientist says athletes should begin to adjust now Daniel Lee Chi-wo suggests reducing training volume, getting a few early nights' sleep, and packing in the pasta Runners can expect fine weather at the Standard Chartered Hong Kong Marathon this Sunday, and one former winner-turned sports scie...


Asean Basketball League: Hong Kong Eastern thrash Zamboanga Valientes to all but secure final 4 spot with 3 games left

Eastern hold Philippines opponents to just 7 points in second quarter on way to 83-55 win Only 3 straight losses and heavy defeat at hands of Valientes in Ho Chi Minh City next Tuesday can deny Hong Kong side Hong Kong Eastern all but secured a spot in the final four of the Asean Basketball League with three games to spare after they thrashed Zambo...


Gotham FC announce 2023 NWSL, Challenge Cup schedule

First home game is April 1 vs OL Reign


Rose says Ryder Cup will not be 'devalued' if LIV players banned

Justin Rose said he does not believe the Ryder Cup will be "devalued" if LIV Golf players are prevented from competing at this year's event in Rome. However, Rose has remained friends with players including Poulter and Henrik Stenson, who was stripped of the Ryder Cup captaincy after joining LIV. "Everyone can make their own decision -- I do not think badly of them for doing that and they are still my mates," said the former US Open champion.


Rodtang Jitmuangnon To Defend Muay Thai World Title Against Edgar Tabares At ONE Fight Night 10

The Thai superstar will compete for the second time in two months on May 5 at ONE's historic United States debut.


Wrexham hearts broken as late Sheffield Utd goals set up huge FA Cup clash vs Tottenham

SHEFFIELD UNITED 3-1 WREXHAM: Billy Sharp and Sander Berge netted injury-time goals to send the Blades into the FA Cup fifth round after their National League opponents came from behind and missed a penalty


Pastrana adds NASCAR Truck Series race to Daytona programme

Travis Pastrana has added the season-opening NASCAR Truck Series race to his appearance at Daytona International Speedway this month.


FIA president Ben Sulayem steps back from day-to-day F1 operations

The FIA president Mohammed Ben Sulayem has stepped back from day-to-day running of Formula 1 ahead of the new season.


Zac Purton remains on record pace, but the path to Joao Moreira’s mark is getting tougher

Australian needs to ride almost two winners a meeting for the rest of the campaign against a jockey roster with the most depth it has had all season There was a time when he was on pace to exceed 200 wins in 2022-23 and while he has unsurprisingly slowed, Zac Purton remains on track to better Joao Moreira's single-season record of 170 wins as the H...


Tom Brady ‘consulted Gisele Bündchen over NFL retirement’

Despite being divorced, Tom Brady reportedly onsulted his ex-wife Gisele Bündchen about his decision to permanently retire from the NFL.


Ricciardo drives Supercars Mustang in Ford base visit

Daniel Riccardo has turned laps in a Gen2-spec Ford Mustang Supercar as part of a visit to Ford HQ in Michigan.


Hamilton v Hearts: Pressure is on Tynecastle club for Scottish Cup tie, says Accies boss

John Rankin says his side can go out and play with a freedom and show what they can do


Everton News: Under-21’s cruise, Geiger and Branthwaite rumours, MSP latest

Recapping all the Everton FC news from yesterday


Basketball-De Colo hits out at French sports minister for late congratulations

PARIS (Reuters) - Nando De Colo hit out at French sports minister Amelie Oudea Castera for congratulating him for becoming the top scorer in European Cup history almost a week late on Wednesday. "LeBron James becomes the best scorer in the history of the NBA by surpassing Kareem Abdul-Jabbar who held this record since 1984," Oudea-Castera tweeted after James reached 38,390 points scored in the


SoM Prediction League: Round 31

Current Table 2 points for guessing the correct result (win, loss, or draw) 1 point for guessing the amount of Inter Milan goals scored 1 point for guessing the amount of Inter Milan goals conceded 1 point for guessing the total amount of goals 1 point for the bonus question Next Opponent: @ Sampdoria Sampdoria Bonus Question: How much possession does Inter have? Three points for a perfect prediction, two for within five, and one for within ten...


NHL roundup: Sharks end Lightning's record home win streak

Timo Meier scored on a feed from Erik Karlsson in overtime as the San Jose Sharks rallied past Tampa Bay 4-3 on Tuesday night, snapping the Lightning's franchise-record, 12-game home winning streak. The Sharks controlled play for most of the three-on-three session, and Karlsson helped the visitors post their second straight win with a slick diagonal pass that Meier easily netted at 2:19. Meier


Djokovic on Indian Wells entry list but expected to miss out again

Novak Djokovic was named on the entry list for the upcoming Indian Wells tournament on Wednesday but is expected to miss the event due to his Covid vaccine status.


Magazine: Karun Chandhok answers Big Questions of F1 2023

Sky Formula 1 pundit Karun Chandhok answers Autosport’s Big Questions of F1 2023 in this week’s magazine, out today (9 February).