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Reuters International Sports
Apr 25, 2019

NHL Draft prospect Hughes breaks U18 scoring record
Jack Hughes is expected to go No. 1 in the 2019 NHL Draft, but for now he's busy breaking records with the U.S. U18 National Team overseas.

Reuters International Sports
Apr 25, 2019

NBA, Kings announce joint investigation into Walton allegations
The Sacramento Kings and the NBA announced Thursday they will conduct a joint investigation into sexual assault allegations against new Kings coach Luke Walton.

Reuters International Sports
Apr 25, 2019

Athletics: Semenya wins 5,000m gold at South African Championships
Caster Semenya cruised to victory in the 5,000 meters at the South African athletics championships on Thursday, a potential new distance as she waits for the verdict of the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) in an appeal against regulations seeking to limit her testosterone level.

Reuters International Sports
Apr 25, 2019

Nadal shines in comfortable victory over Ferrer in Barcelona
Rafael Nadal gave a much improved performance to advance into the quarter-finals of the Barcelona Open on Thursday, dispatching Spanish compatriot and crowd favorite David Ferrer 6-3 6-3.

Reuters International Sports
Apr 25, 2019

Chiefs' Hill releases statement about child abuse probe
Kansas City Chiefs wide receiver Tyreek Hill released a statement through his lawyers Thursday, a day after the district attorney's office announced it would not bring charges against him for child abuse and neglect.

Reuters International Sports
Apr 25, 2019

NHL: Woe Canada. Loss of home teams in playoffs may drive viewers away - study
Canadians are passionate about hockey but many may tune out of the NHL playoffs now that no teams are able to end the country's decades-long Stanley Cup drought this year, according to survey from the Angus Reid Institute on Thursday.

Reuters International Sports
Apr 25, 2019

Osaka breezes past Hsieh to reach Stuttgart last eight
World number one Naomi Osaka made a winning start to her claycourt season by beating Taiwan's Hsieh Su-wei 6-4 6-3 on Thursday to move into the quarter-finals of the Porsche Tennis Grand Prix.

Reuters International Sports
Apr 25, 2019

MLB roundup: Rodriguez guides Red Sox past Tigers
Eduardo Rodriguez shined over six innings, and J.D. Martinez collected a season-high three hits to lead the Boston Red Sox to an 11-4 win over the visiting Detroit Tigers on Wednesday.

Reuters International Sports
Apr 24, 2019

Golf: Tiger to return to Japan at Zozo Championship in October
Tiger Woods will return to Japan for the first time since 2006 to compete in the inaugural Zozo Championship in October, the Masters champion said on Wednesday.

Reuters International Sports
Apr 24, 2019

Tennis: Andy Murray 'optimistic' he can play this year, says mother Judy
Andy Murray is "cautiously optimistic" he will be able to play tennis again this season after successfully undergoing hip surgery, his mother Judy has said.

Reuters International Sports
Apr 24, 2019

Farah in dispute with Gebrselassie over theft at Ethiopian's hotel
Britain's Mo Farah, who will be running in the London Marathon on Sunday, is in dispute with fellow distance-running great Haile Gebrselassie for failing to help him after he was robbed at a hotel in Addis Ababa owned by the Ethiopian.

Reuters International Sports
Apr 24, 2019

NFL notebook: Chiefs WR Hill won't be charged
The Johnson County (Kan.) district attorney's office announced Wednesday it will not file charges against Kansas City Chiefs wide receiver Tyreek Hill or his fiancee following an investigation into two March incidents at the couple's home involving their 3-year-old son.

Reuters International Sports
Apr 24, 2019

MLB notebook: Guerrero Jr. set for Jays debut
Vladimir Guerrero Jr. is getting his long-awaited call-up to the majors.

Reuters International Sports
Apr 24, 2019

Blind fan to read Ravens pick off Braille card
The Baltimore Ravens will have a blind 13-year-old fan announce a fourth-round pick during this week's draft by reading off of a card written in Braille.

Reuters International Sports
Apr 24, 2019

Formula One gives up on race in downtown Miami: Herald
Formula One and local organizers have given up on plans to hold a race in downtown Miami because of the disruption for businesses and residents, the Miami Herald reported on Wednesday.

Reuters International Sports
Apr 24, 2019

Notebook: Fifth-year options picked up on Elliott, Buckner
The Dallas Cowboys exercised the fifth-year option on running back Ezekiel Elliott's contract, keeping him in place through the 2020 season.

Reuters International Sports
Apr 24, 2019

Jet lagged Azarenka ousts Zvonareva, Kvitova through to Stuttgart quarters
Belarusian Victoria Azarenka made a winning return to Stuttgart with a 7-5 6-4 victory over Russia's Vera Zvonareva in what was an engrossing battle in the first round of the Porsche Tennis Grand Prix on Wednesday.

Reuters International Sports
Apr 24, 2019

Combined NCAA championships planned for 2020, 2023
The NCAA will crown the men's basketball champions from Divisions I, II and III in Atlanta in 2020, with the women to follow the same combined format in Dallas in 2023.

Reuters International Sports
Apr 24, 2019

Jet lagged Azarenka ousts Zvonareva in Stuttgart
Belarusian Victoria Azarenka made a winning return to Stuttgart with a 7-5 6-4 victory over Russia's Vera Zvonareva in what was an engrossing battle in the first round of the Porsche Tennis Grand Prix on Wednesday.

Reuters International Sports
Apr 24, 2019

WADA applauds unprecedented CAS ruling on Ukrainian sprinters
The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) on Wednesday welcomed a recent Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) decision on two Ukrainian sprinters that it said sets a new precedent for catching athletes who choose to cheat.

Reuters International Sports
Apr 24, 2019

Columbus eager to get back to business after stunning hockey world
The Columbus Blue Jackets are through marveling at their stunning sweep of the Tampa Bay Lightning as they set their sights on a second-round Stanley Cup Playoffs clash with the Boston Bruins.

Reuters International Sports
Apr 24, 2019

Farah slams Gebrselassie over theft at Ethiopian's hotel
Britain's Mo Farah, who will be running in the London Marathon on Sunday, criticized fellow distance-running great Haile Gebrselassie for failing to help him after he was robbed at a hotel in Addis Ababa owned by the Ethiopian.

Reuters International Sports
Apr 24, 2019

Nadal advances in Barcelona after dropping set to Mayer
World number two Rafa Nadal dropped a set at the Barcelona Open for the first time in four years before advancing to the last 16, beating Argentine Leonardo Mayer 6-7(7) 6-4 6-2 on Wednesday.

Reuters International Sports
Apr 24, 2019

Ravens sign kicker Tucker to record extension
The Baltimore Ravens signed Justin Tucker to a four-year extension Wednesday that makes him the highest-paid kicker in NFL history.

Reuters International Sports
Apr 24, 2019

Athletics: Hotel robbery takes edge off Farah's marathon preparation
Briton Mo Farah was given an unwelcome birthday surprise when he was robbed at his hotel in Addis Ababa last month, putting a damper on what he said had been an otherwise perfect preparation for Sunday's London Marathon.

Reuters International Sports
Apr 24, 2019

Raiders running back Lynch to retire again
Oakland Raiders running back Marshawn Lynch plans to retire for a second time, according to a report by ESPN's Adam Schefter.

Reuters International Sports
Apr 24, 2019

Turin outplays London to host ATP Finals from 2021
Turin's Pala Alpitour stadium was named on Wednesday as the new venue for the ATP Finals from 2021-2025, drawing a line under London's long tenure as host of the year-ending tournament.

Reuters International Sports
Apr 24, 2019

Turin to host ATP Finals from 2021 to 2025
Turin's Pala Alpitour stadium will host the ATP Finals from 2021-2025 replacing London, the governing body of men's tennis said on Wednesday.

Reuters International Sports
Apr 24, 2019

Mercedes' Bottas out for Baku revenge
Valtteri Bottas has a score to settle as he heads into Sunday's Formula One Azerbaijan Grand Prix determined to make up for a lost win and regain the championship lead from Mercedes team mate Lewis Hamilton.

Reuters International Sports
Apr 24, 2019

Statistics for the Azerbaijan Grand Prix
Statistics for Sunday's Azerbaijan Formula One Grand Prix, the fourth race of the season.

Reuters International Sports
Apr 24, 2019

MLB roundup: Cubs power past Dodgers
Anthony Rizzo and Javier Baez each homered, Jose Quintana registered his third straight quality start, and the Chicago Cubs coasted to a 7-2 win over the visiting Los Angeles Dodgers on Tuesday night.

Reuters International Sports
Apr 24, 2019

NBA roundup: Lillard's 50 points, buzzer-beater bounce Thunder
Damian Lillard capped a 50-point game by sinking a long 3-pointer as time expired to give the Portland Trail Blazers a 118-115 victory over the visiting Oklahoma City Thunder on Tuesday night and a five-game series win.

Reuters International Sports
Apr 24, 2019

NBA roundup: Sixers, Raptors advance
Joel Embiid collected 23 points and 13 rebounds as the Philadelphia 76ers cruised to a wire-to-wire, 122-100 victory over the visiting Brooklyn Nets on Tuesday and closed out their Eastern Conference first-round playoff series in five games.

Reuters International Sports
Apr 23, 2019

Day vows to bring different mindset to Presidents Cup
Former world number one Jason Day is determined to bring a more positive mindset to the Presidents Cup in Melbourne this year after struggling to produce his best for the Internationals team in four consecutive losses to the United States.

Reuters International Sports
Apr 23, 2019

NFL notebook: Kingsbury says Cards undecided on top pick
Arizona coach Kliff Kingsbury told reporters Tuesday that the team has yet to finalize its plans for the top overall pick in the draft, which starts Thursday.

Reuters International Sports
Apr 23, 2019

MLB notebook: Rays' Snell set to return Wednesday
Tampa Bay Rays ace Blake Snell is slated to return from a fractured toe to start Wednesday against the Kansas City Royals.

Reuters International Sports
Apr 23, 2019

Royals RHP Keller drops appeal of suspension
Kansas City Royals right-hander Brad Keller dropped his appeal of a five-game suspension and began serving the penalty on Tuesday.

Reuters International Sports
Apr 23, 2019

Steelers eye Roethlisberger extension before draft: REPORT
The Pittsburgh Steelers are working to finalize a contract extension with quarterback Ben Roethlisberger before the 2019 NFL Draft begins Thursday, ESPN reported Tuesday.

Reuters International Sports
Apr 23, 2019

Kings coach Walton not under investigation: report
Police in Santa Monica, Calif., said a local sports reporter never filed a report accusing Luke Walton of sexual assault, and the Sacramento Kings reportedly weren't aware of the allegations when they hired him as their head coach last week.

Reuters International Sports
Apr 23, 2019

Tennis: Lucky loser Jarry stuns Alexander Zverev in Barcelona Open
Alexander Zverev crashed out of the Barcelona Open in the second round on Tuesday, continuing his troubled start to 2019.

Reuters International Sports
Apr 23, 2019

Chiefs acquire Seahawks' Clark, agree on $105 million deal: reports
The Seattle Seahawks agreed to trade franchise-tagged defensive end Frank Clark to the Kansas City Chiefs for a 2019 first-round pick, a 2020 second-round pick and a swap of 2019 third-round picks, according to multiple reports on Tuesday.

Reuters International Sports
Apr 23, 2019

Tennis: Mertens, Ostapenko bow out of Stuttgart Open in first round
Belgium's Elise Mertens and Latvia's Jelena Ostapenko were among Tuesday's first round exits at the Porsche Tennis Grand Prix in Stuttgart on a day where other high-profile players withdrew without playing a single match.

Reuters International Sports
Apr 23, 2019

Florida judge won't release video in NFL Robert Kraft prostitution sting
A Florida judge on Tuesday temporarily blocked prosecutors from releasing hidden camera footage that allegedly shows New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft engaged in sexual acts inside a massage parlor, local television station WPTV reported.

Reuters International Sports
Apr 23, 2019

Lucky loser Jarry stuns Alexander Zverev in Barcelona Open
Alexander Zverev crashed out of the Barcelona Open in the second round on Tuesday, continuing his troubled start to 2019.

Reuters International Sports
Apr 23, 2019

Elbow injury forces Anderson to skip clay season
Kevin Anderson has pulled out of all clay tournaments this season, including next month's French Open, to give himself time to recover from an elbow injury, the South African said on Tuesday.

Reuters International Sports
Apr 23, 2019

Running back Stewart retires with Panthers after 11 seasons
Longtime Carolina Panthers running back Jonathan Stewart signed a one-day contract to retire as a member of his old team on Tuesday, ending an 11-year NFL career.

Reuters International Sports
Apr 23, 2019

Wide Receiver Beckham praises Browns, disses Giants in Twitter rant
Odell Beckham Jr. is happy as a member of the Cleveland Browns and glad to have left behind the New York Giants.

Reuters International Sports
Apr 23, 2019

Hip injury forces Halep to pull out of Stuttgart Open
World number two Simona Halep said she has been forced to withdraw from the Porsche Tennis Grand Prix in Stuttgart after suffering a hip injury in the Fed Cup over the weekend.

Reuters International Sports
Apr 23, 2019

Snooker: Amateur Cahill shocks O'Sullivan in first round of world championship
Five-times world champion Ronnie O'Sullivan was knocked out of the World Snooker Championship by amateur James Cahill at Sheffield's Crucible Theatre on Tuesday in one of the biggest shocks in the tournament's history.

Reuters International Sports
Apr 23, 2019

Doping: Lab director hits back at ex-WADA head over testing criticism
The director of a top Belgian laboratory has criticized former World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) head David Howman for suggesting drug testing was stuck in the 1970s and needed to be more innovative.

Reuters International Sports
Apr 23, 2019

MLB roundup: Harper tossed as Mets beat Phillies
Jeff McNeil had two hits, including a solo home run, to lift the host New York Mets past the Philadelphia Phillies 5-1 on Monday in a game that saw Phillies right fielder Bryce Harper get ejected while arguing from the dugout.

Reuters International Sports
Apr 22, 2019

MLB notebook: Red Sox's Eovaldi to undergo elbow surgery
Boston Red Sox right-hander Nathan Eovaldi will undergo elbow surgery on Tuesday, multiple media outlets reported Monday.

Reuters International Sports
Apr 22, 2019

NFL notebook: Cardinals reportedly fielding offers for top pick
The Arizona Cardinals still haven't tipped their hand as to how they'll use the No. 1 pick in the NFL draft on Thursday, and teams continue to inquire about a trade, NFL Network's Ian Rapoport reported Monday.

Reuters International Sports
Apr 22, 2019

Wilson gifts O-line teammates $12K in Amazon stock
A week after Russell Wilson agreed to his four-year, $140 million deal with the Seahawks, he reportedly decided to share the wealth with the Seattle offensive linemen, gifting them each $12,000 in Amazon stock.

Reuters International Sports
Apr 22, 2019

Mets' deGrom receives clean MRI exam
The MRI exam of New York Mets right-hander Jacob deGrom's right elbow revealed no damage on Monday, and the reigning National League Cy Young Award winner could make his scheduled Friday start.

Reuters International Sports
Apr 22, 2019

NHL to purchase carbon offsets to counter playoff air travel
The National Hockey League said on Monday it would purchase carbon credits to offset airline emissions of heat-trapping greenhouse gases during the Stanley Cup playoffs.

Reuters International Sports
Apr 22, 2019

Heat C Whiteside allegedly embezzled by Avenatti
Miami Heat center Hassan Whiteside was allegedly embezzled out of $2.75 million by attorney Michael Avenatti 27 months ago, the Los Angeles Times reported.

Reuters International Sports
Apr 22, 2019

ATP roundup: Schwartzman survives opener in Barcelona
Argentina's Diego Schwartzman overcame 53 unforced errors to defeat Japan's Yoshihito Nishioka 4-6, 6-4, 6-2 in the opening round Monday at the Barcelona Open Banc Sabadell in Barcelona, Spain.

Reuters International Sports
Apr 22, 2019

Ex-caddie: Tiger's comeback 'an incredible story'
Steve Williams, who caddied for Tiger Woods for 13 years, was as transfixed as any observer when his former employer made a run to his fifth Masters title earlier this month.

Reuters International Sports
Apr 22, 2019

Yankees officially release Gio Gonzalez
The New York Yankees released left-hander Gio Gonzalez from his minor league contract on Monday, officially making the 33-year-old a free agent.

Reuters International Sports
Apr 22, 2019

Tennis: Home favorite Granollers beaten, Verdasco advances
Home favorite Marcel Granollers was the main casualty on the opening day of the Barcelona Open as the tournament got underway amidst murky, grey skies in Catalonia.

Reuters International Sports
Apr 22, 2019

UFC fighter de Lima dies in Brazil
UFC veteran fighter Rodrigo de Lima was killed Sunday following a dispute with a rideshare driver in Belem, Brazil, according to authorities.

Reuters International Sports
Apr 22, 2019

Tigers designated hitter Cabrera loses child support case
A Florida judge ruled that Detroit Tigers designated hitter Miguel Cabrera must support the two children he fathered out of wedlock the same way he does the children born to his wife, the Detroit Free Press reported Monday.

Reuters International Sports
Apr 22, 2019

Film Study: Best, worst of Murray and 2019 quarterback class
The 2019 quarterback class has a consensus top four, but all four bring wildly different styles, skill sets, strengths, weaknesses -- and opinions from evaluators.

Reuters International Sports
Apr 22, 2019

NBA roundup: Celtics move on after sweep of Pacers
The Boston Celtics completed a four-game sweep of the Indiana Pacers in the first round of the Eastern Conference playoffs Sunday afternoon, using key baskets from Marcus Morris and Gordon Hayward to hold on for a 110-106 victory in Indianapolis.

Reuters International Sports
Apr 22, 2019

MLB roundup: Braves crush Indians as Donaldson homers twice
Josh Donaldson homered in his first two at-bats, and Max Fried tossed 6 1/3 strong innings as the visiting Atlanta Braves breezed to an 11-5 rout of the Cleveland Indians on Sunday night.

Reuters International Sports
Apr 21, 2019

NBA notebook: Nets' GM suspended; NBA notes missed foul call
Brooklyn Nets general manager Sean Marks was suspended one game without pay and fined $25,000 on Sunday for entering the officials' locker room after Saturday's Game 4 of the first-round series with the Philadelphia 76ers.

Reuters International Sports
Apr 21, 2019

MLB notebook: Judge joins long list of Yankees on IL
Right fielder Aaron Judge became the 13th New York Yankees player to hit the injured list as the team officially took the slugger out of action for at least 10 days on Sunday with a left oblique strain.

Reuters International Sports
Apr 21, 2019

Nets GM suspended for entering refs' room; NBA admits missed call
Brooklyn Nets general manager Sean Marks has been suspended one game without pay and fined $25,000 for entering the officials' locker room after Saturday's Game 4 of the first-round series with the Philadelphia 76ers.

Reuters International Sports
Apr 21, 2019

Pan claims first tour win by one stroke over Kuchar
Taiwan's Pan Cheng-tsung won his first PGA Tour tournament with a one-stroke victory over Matt Kuchar as world number one Dustin Johnson stumbled badly on the back nine at the RBC Heritage in South Carolina on Sunday.

Reuters International Sports
Apr 21, 2019

Take 5: 2019 NFL Draft mock-busters
The same 25 or so names pop up in everyone's forecast of the 2019 NFL Draft, with only slight variations to the order. Projecting the "surprise" players who sneak into the top 32 picks is the real art to the profession.

Reuters International Sports
Apr 21, 2019

France reach sixth Fed Cup final with win over Romania
Caroline Garcia and Kristina Mladenovic led France to their sixth Fed Cup final as they won the doubles to seal the two-time champions' dramatic 3-2 victory over Romania in their semi-final on Sunday.

Reuters International Sports
Apr 21, 2019

Nets GM Marks suspended for entering officials' room
Brooklyn Nets general manager Sean Marks has been suspended one game without pay and fined $25,000 for entering the officials' locker room after Saturday's Game 4 of the first-round series with the Philadelphia 76ers.

Reuters International Sports
Apr 21, 2019

Fognini lands maiden Masters title in Monte Carlo
Flamboyant Italian Fabio Fognini followed up his shock victory over Rafael Nadal with a 6-3 6-4 win over Serbian Dusan Lajovic to claim his maiden Masters title in Monte Carlo on Sunday.

Reuters International Sports
Apr 21, 2019

Barty guides Australia into Fed Cup final
World number nine Ashleigh Barty continued her recent strong run of form and guided Australia to their first Fed Cup final since 1993 with a 3-2 victory over Belarus in Brisbane on Sunday.

Reuters International Sports
Apr 21, 2019

MLB roundup: Yankees win game, lose Judge to injury
Aaron Judge homered in the first inning but exited five innings later with a left oblique injury as the New York Yankees rolled to a 9-2 victory over the Kansas City Royals on Saturday afternoon at Yankee Stadium.

Reuters International Sports
Apr 20, 2019

NBA roundup: 76ers rally past Nets in feisty contest
Mike Scott hit a 3-pointer with 18.6 seconds remaining to lift the visiting Philadelphia 76ers past the Brooklyn Nets 112-108 to take a 3-1 lead in the Eastern Conference opening-round playoff series on Saturday.

Reuters International Sports
Apr 20, 2019

NHL roundup: Schwartz's hat trick helps Blues eliminate Jets
Jaden Schwartz had a hat trick, and rookie goaltender Jordan Binnington made 18 saves as the host St. Louis Blues eliminated the Winnipeg Jets with a 3-2 victory in Game 6 of their first-round Western Conference playoff series Saturday.

Reuters International Sports
Apr 20, 2019

Spurs' DeRozan ejected for firing ball toward ref
San Antonio Spurs guard DeMar DeRozan was ejected during the fourth quarter of Saturday's 117-103 loss to the Denver Nuggets for firing the basketball in the direction of official Scott Foster.

Reuters International Sports
Apr 20, 2019

MLB notebook: Judge may be next Yankee headed to IL
New York Yankees right fielder Aaron Judge exited Saturday's game against the Kansas City Royals with one out in the bottom of the sixth inning with a left oblique injury.

Reuters International Sports
Apr 20, 2019

NFL mock draft: Cardinals face conundrum
Unlike the 2018 NFL Draft, when the Cleveland Browns kept us guessing until practically draft night, the first overall pick seems to have been preordained for months.

Reuters International Sports
Apr 20, 2019

Johnson surges into lead at windy Hilton Head
World number one Dustin Johnson overhauled halfway leader Shane Lowry to open up a one-stroke advantage after the third round of the windswept RBC Heritage in South Carolina on Saturday.

Reuters International Sports
Apr 20, 2019

Report: P Gonzalez opts out of Yankees contract
Pitcher Gio Gonzalez opted out of his contract with the New York Yankees and intends to become a free agent, MLB.com reported Saturday.

Reuters International Sports
Apr 20, 2019

Draft notebook: Missouri F Porter declares
Missouri forward Jontay Porter says he will enter the NBA draft.

Reuters International Sports
Apr 20, 2019

Former Olympic champion Kiprop gets four-year doping ban
Kenya's former Olympic 1500 meters champion Asbel Kiprop has been handed a four-year ban for doping, the Athletics Integrity Unit (AIU) said on Saturday.

Reuters International Sports
Apr 20, 2019

Nadal blown away by Fognini in Monte Carlo semis
Rafa Nadal suffered a shock 6-4 6-2 semi-final defeat against flamboyant Italian Fabio Fognini at the Monte Carlo Masters on Saturday, showing rare signs of weakness five weeks before the French Open.

Reuters International Sports
Apr 20, 2019

France and Romania level at 1-1 in Fed Cup semi
Caroline Garcia kept her composure to beat Mihaela Buzarnescu 6-3 6-3 and bring France level at 1-1 with Romania in their Fed Cup semi-final after Simona Halep outclassed Kristina Mladenovic 6-3 6-1 in the opening singles on Saturday.

Reuters International Sports
Apr 20, 2019

Nadal knocked out by Fognini in Monte Carlo semi-finals
Rafa Nadal suffered a shock 6-4 6-2 semi-final defeat against flamboyant Italian Fabio Fognini at the Monte Carlo Masters on Saturday, showing rare signs of weakness five weeks before the French Open.

Reuters International Sports
Apr 20, 2019

Lajovic reaches maiden Masters final in Monte Carlo
Serbian Dusan Lajovic reached his first Masters final when he mastered windy conditions to beat Russian Daniil Medvedev 7-5 6-1 in Monte Carlo on Saturday.

Reuters International Sports
Apr 20, 2019

Barty beats doubles partner Azarenka to level Fed Cup semi-final
World number nine Ashleigh Barty kept alive Australia's hopes of advancing to their first Fed Cup final in 26 years when she beat former world number one Victoria Azarenka in the second singles of the tie against Belarus in Brisbane on Saturday.

Reuters International Sports
Apr 20, 2019

Tennis: Barty beats doubles partner Azarenka to level Fed Cup semi-final
World number nine Ashleigh Barty kept alive Australia's hopes of advancing to their first Fed Cup final in 26 years when she beat former world number one Victoria Azarenka in the second singles of the tie against Belarus in Brisbane on Saturday.

Reuters International Sports
Apr 20, 2019

MLB roundup: Dodgers get to Hader, win sixth straight
Enrique Hernandez hit a three-run home run with two outs in the eighth inning and the visiting Los Angeles Dodgers extended their winning streak to six games with a 5-3 victory Friday over the Milwaukee Brewers.

Reuters International Sports
Apr 20, 2019

NBA roundup: Irving puts Celtics on verge of sweep
Kyrie Irving had a hand in 11 of Boston's final 16 points Friday night as the Celtics withstood a late charge by the Indiana Pacers to record a 104-96 win at Indianapolis and go up 3-0 in an Eastern Conference first-round playoff matchup.

Reuters International Sports
Apr 19, 2019

Golf: Lowry leads by one as darkness halts play at RBC Heritage
Shane Lowry held on to his slender lead at the RBC Heritage on Friday though the Irishman still has two holes left to complete his second round after play was suspended for the day at the weather-hit South Carolina tournament.

Reuters International Sports
Apr 19, 2019

NHL notebook: Wings legend Yzerman takes GM job
Steve Yzerman is coming home to become general manager of the Detroit Red Wings, the franchise announced on Friday.

Reuters International Sports
Apr 19, 2019

NBA notebook: Technicals on Durant, Green rescinded
The NBA rescinded technical fouls assessed to Golden State Warriors star Kevin Durant and Los Angeles Clippers forward JaMychal Green on Friday after reviewing a call made during Thursday night's game.

Reuters International Sports
Apr 19, 2019

Lowry leads by one as darkness halts play at RBC Heritage
Shane Lowry held on to his slender lead at the RBC Heritage on Friday though the Irishman still has two holes left to complete his second round after play was suspended for the day at the weather-hit South Carolina tournament.

Reuters International Sports
Apr 19, 2019

MLB notebook: Suspensions issued over Royals-White Sox melee
Kansas City pitcher Brad Keller, Chicago White Sox shortstop Tim Anderson and manager Rick Renteria received suspensions for taking part in a benches-clearing incident between the teams on Wednesday.

Reuters International Sports
Apr 19, 2019

Weather-delayed RBC Heritage resumes with Lowry ahead
The RBC Heritage second round resumed after being delayed for almost four hours on Friday due to strong winds and rain in South Carolina with Ireland's Shane Lowry holding a one-stroke lead.

Reuters International Sports
Apr 19, 2019

Boxing: New opponent for Joshua to be announced next week, promoter says
A new opponent for Briton Anthony Joshua's June 1 heavyweight fight in New York will be announced next week, promoter Eddie Hearn said on Twitter on Friday.

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