Select a country

'I want Canelo': Kovalev emphasizes wish for superfight with Alvarez after WBO title KO win

WBO light heavyweight champion Sergey Kovalev emphasized his wish to fight Mexican superstar Saul 'Canelo' Alvarez, saying after successfully defending his title against Anthony Kovalev by 11th round KO. Read Full Article at RT.com
RT Sport

'I want Canelo': Kovalev emphasizes wish for superfight with Alvarez after WBO title KO win

WBO light heavyweight champion Sergey Kovalev emphasized his wish to fight Mexican superstar Saul 'Canelo' Alvarez, saying after successfully defending his title against Anthony Kovalev by 11th round KO. Read Full Article at RT.com

Ilunga Makabu knocks down, majority decisions Aleksei Papin to win WBC silver title in Russia

Ilunga Makabu knocked down previously unbeaten Russian prospect Aleksei Papin on his way to winning the WBC silver cruiserweight title in the chief support for the Sergey Kovalev-Anthony Yarde world title fight in Chelyabinsk. Read Full Article at RT.com
RT Sport

Ilunga Makabu knocks down, majority decisions Aleksei Papin to win WBC silver title in Russia

Ilunga Makabu knocked down previously unbeaten Russian prospect Aleksei Papin on his way to winning the WBC silver cruiserweight title in the chief support for the Sergey Kovalev-Anthony Yarde world title fight in Chelyabinsk. Read Full Article at RT.com

'Bang average': Manchester United undone after Crystal Palace pounce for late winner at Old Trafford

Manchester United suffered defeat to Crystal Palace on Saturday as a late error from David De Gea allowed Patrick Van Aanholt to score in injury time, moments after Daniel James looked to have rescued a point for the Red Devils. Read Full Article at RT.com
RT Sport

'Bang average': Manchester United undone after Crystal Palace pounce for late winner at Old Trafford

Manchester United suffered defeat to Crystal Palace on Saturday as a late error from David De Gea allowed Patrick Van Aanholt to score in injury time, moments after Daniel James looked to have rescued a point for the Red Devils. Read Full Article at RT.com

Real Madrid want PSG assurances regarding injury-prone Neymar before pursuing deal – report

Real Madrid's interest in securing a deal to take Neymar to the Santiago Bernebeu hinges on the club being given assurances over foot injuries which have been troubling the Brazilian in recent months, reports in the press suggest. Read Full Article at RT.com
RT Sport

Real Madrid want PSG assurances regarding injury-prone Neymar before pursuing deal – report

Real Madrid's interest in securing a deal to take Neymar to the Santiago Bernebeu hinges on the club being given assurances over foot injuries which have been troubling the Brazilian in recent months, reports in the press suggest. Read Full Article at RT.com

‘I’ll never lose to that little b**** again’: Serena likely to hold winning streak against Sharapova

The US Open draw has been merciless to former world number one Maria Sharapova of Russia, selecting US tennis star Serena Williams as her first-round opponent. Williams once vowed to never drop a match against the Russian player. Read Full Article at RT.com
RT Sport

‘I’ll never lose to that little b**** again’: Serena likely to hold winning streak against Sharapova

The US Open draw has been merciless to former world number one Maria Sharapova of Russia, selecting US tennis star Serena Williams as her first-round opponent. Williams once vowed to never drop a match against the Russian player. Read Full Article at RT.com

‘I want that redemption’: Conor McGregor intent on securing Khabib rematch (VIDEO)

Former UFC champion Conor McGregor has set his sights on a rematch with heated rival Khabib Nurmagomedov, telling ESPN that that he was a “shell of himself” in their first meeting last October. Read Full Article at RT.com
RT Sport

‘I want that redemption’: Conor McGregor intent on securing Khabib rematch (VIDEO)

Former UFC champion Conor McGregor has set his sights on a rematch with heated rival Khabib Nurmagomedov, telling ESPN that that he was a “shell of himself” in their first meeting last October. Read Full Article at RT.com

Russian NHL star Kuznetsov handed 4-year ban for positive cocaine test

Russia and Washington Capitals star Evgeny Kuznetsov has been given a four-year national team ban by the International Ice Hockey Federation (IIHF) after testing positive for cocaine. Read Full Article at RT.com
RT Sport

Russian NHL star Kuznetsov handed 4-year ban for positive cocaine test

Russia and Washington Capitals star Evgeny Kuznetsov has been given a four-year national team ban by the International Ice Hockey Federation (IIHF) after testing positive for cocaine. Read Full Article at RT.com

Coach of Olympic champ Tara Lipinski gets lifetime ban for allegedly sexually abusing boys

Renowned US figure skating coach Richard Callaghan, who led Tara Lipinski to 1998 Olympic gold, has been slapped with a lifetime ban over allegations of sexual misconduct involving underage boys. Read Full Article at RT.com
RT Sport

Coach of Olympic champ Tara Lipinski gets lifetime ban for allegedly sexually abusing boys

Renowned US figure skating coach Richard Callaghan, who led Tara Lipinski to 1998 Olympic gold, has been slapped with a lifetime ban over allegations of sexual misconduct involving underage boys. Read Full Article at RT.com

Cristiano Ronaldo says he’d be a $330 million player as transfer fees continue to skyrocket

Transfer fees in football have spiraled out of control and a player like Cristiano Ronaldo would cost as much as $330 million in today’s climate. That’s the view of… Cristiano Ronaldo himself. Read Full Article at RT.com
RT Sport

Cristiano Ronaldo says he’d be a $330 million player as transfer fees continue to skyrocket

Transfer fees in football have spiraled out of control and a player like Cristiano Ronaldo would cost as much as $330 million in today’s climate. That’s the view of… Cristiano Ronaldo himself. Read Full Article at RT.com

Grand Scam: Man posing as Eugenie Bouchard’s brother lived at her expense for 2 months

A Florida man who pretended to be Canadian tennis star Eugenie Bouchard’s brother lived in luxury for two months, spending nearly $42,000 from the player’s bank account. Read Full Article at RT.com
RT Sport

Grand Scam: Man posing as Eugenie Bouchard’s brother lived at her expense for 2 months

A Florida man who pretended to be Canadian tennis star Eugenie Bouchard’s brother lived in luxury for two months, spending nearly $42,000 from the player’s bank account. Read Full Article at RT.com

Cristiano Ronaldo happy to put personal woes behind him, ready to keep playing until 41

Following a year that saw Cristiano Ronaldo embroiled in a tax evasion scandal and an alleged rape case, the star is happy he can shift his focus again to football en route to new achievements in his already trophy-laden career. Read Full Article at RT.com
RT Sport

Cristiano Ronaldo happy to put personal woes behind him, ready to keep playing until 41

Following a year that saw Cristiano Ronaldo embroiled in a tax evasion scandal and an alleged rape case, the star is happy he can shift his focus again to football en route to new achievements in his already trophy-laden career. Read Full Article at RT.com

Caught on camera: New #GameFaceChallenge exposes hidden side of sport (PHOTOS)

The #GameFaceChallenge has engulfed the internet, showing numerous photos of sport stars and amateur athletes being “caught” on camera during various competitions or training sessions. Read Full Article at RT.com
RT Sport

Caught on camera: New #GameFaceChallenge exposes hidden side of sport (PHOTOS)

The #GameFaceChallenge has engulfed the internet, showing numerous photos of sport stars and amateur athletes being “caught” on camera during various competitions or training sessions. Read Full Article at RT.com

'We want to unify the division & fight Canelo': Kovalev reveals plans after Yarde KO promise

Sergey Kovalev has revealed his plans to unify the light heavyweight division and then face Mexican superstar Saul 'Canelo' Alvarez after promising to KO unbeaten challenger Anthony Yarde in his WBO title defence on Saturday. Read Full Article at RT.com
RT Sport

'We want to unify the division & fight Canelo': Kovalev reveals plans after Yarde KO promise

Sergey Kovalev has revealed his plans to unify the light heavyweight division and then face Mexican superstar Saul 'Canelo' Alvarez after promising to KO unbeaten challenger Anthony Yarde in his WBO title defence on Saturday. Read Full Article at RT.com

‘Semenya is a biological man’: Spanish athletics official backs IAAF testosterone restriction rule

The former president of the Spanish athletics federation, José María Odriozola, has backed the newly-implemented testosterone restrictions imposed on female athletes, insisting that Caster Semenya is a “biological man.” Read Full Article at RT.com
RT Sport

‘Semenya is a biological man’: Spanish athletics official backs IAAF testosterone restriction rule

The former president of the Spanish athletics federation, José María Odriozola, has backed the newly-implemented testosterone restrictions imposed on female athletes, insisting that Caster Semenya is a “biological man.” Read Full Article at RT.com

EU must be joking: How English football manager Ian Holloway lost the plot in VAR Brexit rant

English football manager and pundit Ian Holloway has attracted ridicule and disbelief after suggesting that the new handball rule, and the introduction of VAR, are somehow reasons why Britain should exit the European Union. Read Full Article at RT.com
RT Sport

EU must be joking: How English football manager Ian Holloway lost the plot in VAR Brexit rant

English football manager and pundit Ian Holloway has attracted ridicule and disbelief after suggesting that the new handball rule, and the introduction of VAR, are somehow reasons why Britain should exit the European Union. Read Full Article at RT.com

Beckham, boobs and Ronaldo’s ‘c**k’: 10 memorable lines from English football’s most quotable boss

English football manager and pundit Ian Holloway has a well-deserved reputation for being one of the more quirky and quotable figures in the game. RT Sport looks back at 10 of his most memorable moments on the mic. Read Full Article at RT.com
RT Sport

Beckham, boobs and Ronaldo’s ‘c**k’: 10 memorable lines from English football’s most quotable boss

English football manager and pundit Ian Holloway has a well-deserved reputation for being one of the more quirky and quotable figures in the game. RT Sport looks back at 10 of his most memorable moments on the mic. Read Full Article at RT.com

'You need to back the f*** up': CM Punk in altercation with fan while on MMA commentary duty

Former WWE world champion turned UFC fighter CM Punk came close to throwing down with an overly-aggressive fan while providing commentary at Cage Fury Fighting Championships 77 in New Jersey recently. Read Full Article at RT.com
RT Sport

'You need to back the f*** up': CM Punk in altercation with fan while on MMA commentary duty

Former WWE world champion turned UFC fighter CM Punk came close to throwing down with an overly-aggressive fan while providing commentary at Cage Fury Fighting Championships 77 in New Jersey recently. Read Full Article at RT.com

‘Huge achievement’: Daniil Medvedev enters top 5 after Masters 1000 title win

Russian tennis star Daniil Medvedev has made his ATP top-five debut after winning his first Masters 1000 title in Cincinnati, beating David Goffin of Belgium 7-6, 6-4 in the final. Read Full Article at RT.com
RT Sport

‘Huge achievement’: Daniil Medvedev enters top 5 after Masters 1000 title win

Russian tennis star Daniil Medvedev has made his ATP top-five debut after winning his first Masters 1000 title in Cincinnati, beating David Goffin of Belgium 7-6, 6-4 in the final. Read Full Article at RT.com

'It’s stupid, men are stronger!' Siberian combat sports champion on 'intergender' MMA fights

Russian hand-to-hand combat champion Daria Nirkova, dubbed 'the new face of Siberian MMA', says the prospect of 'intergender' MMA fights and champions is «stupidity» as «men are stronger than women». Read Full Article at RT.com
RT Sport

'It’s stupid, men are stronger!' Siberian combat sports champion on 'intergender' MMA fights

Russian hand-to-hand combat champion Daria Nirkova, dubbed 'the new face of Siberian MMA', says the prospect of 'intergender' MMA fights and champions is «stupidity» as «men are stronger than women». Read Full Article at RT.com

'All in or all out': Oakland Raiders GM issues warning to Antonio Brown as helmet saga rumbles on

Oakland Raiders management appears to have drawn a line in the sand with star receiver Antonio Brown, asking him if he is «all-in or all-out» after he missed practice once again amid a row with the NFL over helmet safety. Read Full Article at RT.c
RT Sport

'All in or all out': Oakland Raiders GM issues warning to Antonio Brown as helmet saga rumbles on

Oakland Raiders management appears to have drawn a line in the sand with star receiver Antonio Brown, asking him if he is «all-in or all-out» after he missed practice once again amid a row with the NFL over helmet safety. Read Full Article at RT.com

Wife of Ukrainian footballer shows off incredible ball trick while undressing (VIDEO)

The wife of Ukrainian international footballer Mykola Moroziuk has lit up social media by sharing a video of herself undressing while balancing a football on the back of her neck. Read Full Article at RT.com
RT Sport

Wife of Ukrainian footballer shows off incredible ball trick while undressing (VIDEO)

The wife of Ukrainian international footballer Mykola Moroziuk has lit up social media by sharing a video of herself undressing while balancing a football on the back of her neck. Read Full Article at RT.com

'Time to consider a divorce': Ex-IndyCar driver Wickens calls for Pocono ban after horror smash

Robert Wickens lost the use of his legs in a crash at the Pocono track a year ago and has called for the Pocono Raceway to be removed from the IndyCar schedule after another high-speed crash at the Pennsylvania track. Read Full Article at RT.com
RT Sport

'Time to consider a divorce': Ex-IndyCar driver Wickens calls for Pocono ban after horror smash

Robert Wickens lost the use of his legs in a crash at the Pocono track a year ago and has called for the Pocono Raceway to be removed from the IndyCar schedule after another high-speed crash at the Pennsylvania track. Read Full Article at RT.com

'Gonna be a long season': Frustration as gritty Leicester deny new Chelsea boss Lampard first win

Frank Lampard is still without a win three games into his tenure as Chelsea's head coach after a second half Wilfred Ndidi header canceled out an opener from Mason Mount to increase the pressure on the club's new boss. Read Full Article at RT.com
RT Sport

'Gonna be a long season': Frustration as gritty Leicester deny new Chelsea boss Lampard first win

Frank Lampard is still without a win three games into his tenure as Chelsea's head coach after a second half Wilfred Ndidi header canceled out an opener from Mason Mount to increase the pressure on the club's new boss. Read Full Article at RT.com

Former-NFL star Cedric Benson dies in motorcycle accident

Former Chicago Bears, Cincinnati Bengals and Green Bay Packers running back Cedric Benson has been confirmed as one of two people killed in a motorcycle accident in Austin, Texas, according to reports. The sports star was 36. Read Full Article at RT.com
RT Sport

Former-NFL star Cedric Benson dies in motorcycle accident

Former Chicago Bears, Cincinnati Bengals and Green Bay Packers running back Cedric Benson has been confirmed as one of two people killed in a motorcycle accident in Austin, Texas, according to reports. The sports star was 36. Read Full Article at RT.com

Irish boxer details furious phone call from 'bully' Conor McGregor after social media callout

'Cool Hand' Luke Keeler says an angry Conor McGregor phoned him after he made comments on social media criticizing the Irish UFC star's actions following the recent footage showing him appearing to punch a man in a Dublin pub. Read Full Article at RT.com
RT Sport

Irish boxer details furious phone call from 'bully' Conor McGregor after social media callout

'Cool Hand' Luke Keeler says an angry Conor McGregor phoned him after he made comments on social media criticizing the Irish UFC star's actions following the recent footage showing him appearing to punch a man in a Dublin pub. Read Full Article at RT.com

UFC 241: Stipe Miocic stops Daniel Cormier to reclaim UFC heavyweight title (VIDEO)

Stipe Miocic stunned Daniel Cormer in their main event rematch at UFC 241 to recapture the UFC heavyweight title after a punishing encounter in Anaheim, California. Read Full Article at RT.com
RT Sport

UFC 241: Stipe Miocic stops Daniel Cormier to reclaim UFC heavyweight title (VIDEO)

Stipe Miocic stunned Daniel Cormer in their main event rematch at UFC 241 to recapture the UFC heavyweight title after a punishing encounter in Anaheim, California. Read Full Article at RT.com

'Bogus': Real Madrid fans in shock as Luka Modric issued first-ever straight red card (VIDEO)

Ballon d'Or winner Luka Modric was shown a straight red card for the first time in his career, after a VAR decision adjudged the Croatian to have ran afoul of new La Liga rules governing tackles to the achilles tendon. Read Full Article at RT.com
RT Sport

'Bogus': Real Madrid fans in shock as Luka Modric issued first-ever straight red card (VIDEO)

Ballon d'Or winner Luka Modric was shown a straight red card for the first time in his career, after a VAR decision adjudged the Croatian to have ran afoul of new La Liga rules governing tackles to the achilles tendon. Read Full Article at RT.com

'It wasn't safe': Naomi Osaka's US Open defense in doubt after knee injury picked up in Cincinnati

Japanese star Naomi Osaka's participation in this month's US Open has been called into question after the defending champion suffered an injury to her left knee which forced her to retire from her Cincinnati WTA quarter-final. Read Full Article at RT.com
RT Sport

'It wasn't safe': Naomi Osaka's US Open defense in doubt after knee injury picked up in Cincinnati

Japanese star Naomi Osaka's participation in this month's US Open has been called into question after the defending champion suffered an injury to her left knee which forced her to retire from her Cincinnati WTA quarter-final. Read Full Article at RT.com

UFC 242: Khabib v Poirier to be broadcast free-to-air on Russian state 'First Channel'

The much-anticipated UFC lightweight title showdown between champion Khabib Nurmagomedov and Dustin Poirier in Abu Dhabi on September 7 will be available to Russian audiences free of charge on the state 'First Channel.' Read Full Article at RT.com
RT Sport

UFC 242: Khabib v Poirier to be broadcast free-to-air on Russian state 'First Channel'

The much-anticipated UFC lightweight title showdown between champion Khabib Nurmagomedov and Dustin Poirier in Abu Dhabi on September 7 will be available to Russian audiences free of charge on the state 'First Channel.' Read Full Article at RT.com

Lionel Messi set to win UEFA Men's Player of the Year as results leak online

After being overlooked in last year's race for the Ballon d'Or, Lionel Messi may have to make some room in his trophy cabinet after an online leak suggested he is in pole position to be named UEFA Men's Player of the Year. Read Full Article at RT.com
RT Sport

Lionel Messi set to win UEFA Men's Player of the Year as results leak online

After being overlooked in last year's race for the Ballon d'Or, Lionel Messi may have to make some room in his trophy cabinet after an online leak suggested he is in pole position to be named UEFA Men's Player of the Year. Read Full Article at RT.com

Why does this American MMA fighter wear Khabib’s famous papakha hat?

The traditional woolly headgear of the North Caucasus, the papakha, made famous by UFC lightweight champ Khabib Nurmagomdeov, has made its way to American soil once again, although this time it was an American wearing it. Read Full Article at RT.com
RT Sport

Why does this American MMA fighter wear Khabib’s famous papakha hat?

The traditional woolly headgear of the North Caucasus, the papakha, made famous by UFC lightweight champ Khabib Nurmagomdeov, has made its way to American soil once again, although this time it was an American wearing it. Read Full Article at RT.com

‘Send him location!’ Khabib says McGregor should go to jail for punching man in Dublin pub

UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov said rival Conor McGregor’s latest indiscretion should land the former two-division world champion in jail after he was caught on camera punching an elderly man in a Dublin bar. Read Full Article at RT.com
RT Sport

‘Send him location!’ Khabib says McGregor should go to jail for punching man in Dublin pub

UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov said rival Conor McGregor’s latest indiscretion should land the former two-division world champion in jail after he was caught on camera punching an elderly man in a Dublin bar. Read Full Article at RT.com

Conor McGregor 'set to be charged' for pub sucker-punch – reports

Conor McGregor is set to face a minor assault charge after footage of the UFC star appearing to sucker-punch a man in a Dublin pub surfaced on Thursday, according to Irish media reports. Read Full Article at RT.com
RT Sport

Conor McGregor 'set to be charged' for pub sucker-punch – reports

Conor McGregor is set to face a minor assault charge after footage of the UFC star appearing to sucker-punch a man in a Dublin pub surfaced on Thursday, according to Irish media reports. Read Full Article at RT.com

Andrey Rublev & Swiss tennis icon: Who clobbered Roger Federer in Cincinnati?

Thursday’s encounter between Russian qualifier Andrey Rublev and Swiss tennis legend Roger Federer in Cincinnati ended up being “the shock of the day” after the unknown Russian drubbed his highly-ranked rival. Read Full Article at RT.com
RT Sport

Andrey Rublev & Swiss tennis icon: Who clobbered Roger Federer in Cincinnati?

Thursday’s encounter between Russian qualifier Andrey Rublev and Swiss tennis legend Roger Federer in Cincinnati ended up being “the shock of the day” after the unknown Russian drubbed his highly-ranked rival. Read Full Article at RT.com

‘You’re a f**king tool!’ Nick Kyrgios smashes rackets, explodes at umpire and spits (VIDEO)

Australia’s Nick Kyrgios has shown once again that he’s one of the most volatile players on the men’s tour, by clashing with the umpire and smashing two rackets during his second-round match at the Cincinnati Masters. Read Full Article at RT.com
RT Sport

‘You’re a f**king tool!’ Nick Kyrgios smashes rackets, explodes at umpire and spits (VIDEO)

Australia’s Nick Kyrgios has shown once again that he’s one of the most volatile players on the men’s tour, by clashing with the umpire and smashing two rackets during his second-round match at the Cincinnati Masters. Read Full Article at RT.com

Get more results via ClueGoal