National Sports

COVID-19 cases at Swiss soccer club raise league doubts

Jul 11, 2020

Swiss top-tier soccer club Zurich says it has more cases of coronavirus among its players and staff who are now in home quarantine

England World Cup winner Jack Charlton dies at 85

Jul 11, 2020

Jack Charlton, an uncompromising central defender who played alongside his brother, Bobby, in England’s World Cup-winning side in 1966 before enjoying coaching success with Ireland, has died

Driving rain washes out final practice at F1's Styrian GP

Jul 11, 2020

Heavy rain has washed out the final practice session at Formula One's Styrian Grand Prix and threatened qualifying later Saturday

German club plans mass virus testing to fill stadium again

Jul 11, 2020

German soccer club Union Berlin is offering free coronavirus tests for more than 20,000 fans as part of a plan to hold games in a full stadium in September

England World Cup winner Jack Charlton dies at 85

Jul 11, 2020

England World Cup winner Jack Charlton dies at 85

Pac-12 joins Big Ten in eliminating nonconference games

Jul 11, 2020

The Pac-12 has become the second major conference to shift to a conference-only fall schedule amid growing concerns over the coronavirus pandemic

Pac-12, Big Ten shelve games and fears grow of ripple effect

Jul 11, 2020

The Big Ten and Pac-12 became the first leagues to shift to an all-conference fall schedule as the college sports world faces difficult decisions caused by the coronavirus pandemic

The Latest: Pac-12 Commissioner LarryS

Jul 10, 2020

Pac-12 Commissioner Larry Scott has tested positive for COVID-19

Austin Cindric completes Xfinity sweep at Kentucky Speedway

Jul 10, 2020

Austin Cindric dominated Friday night to sweep the NASCAR Xfinity Series doubleheader at Kentucky Speedway

NHL, players approve plan to resume season, extend CBA

Jul 10, 2020

Pro hockey’s return is potentially three weeks away, and with it an assurance of labor peace through September 2026

Professional Bull Riders welcome fans back into arena

Jul 10, 2020

As bull riders attempted to hang on for eight seconds Friday night, they were encouraged by something they hadn’t heard in months _ the cheers of a crowd

Morikawa builds big lead at Muirfield Village before storms

Jul 10, 2020

Collin Morikawa takes a three-shot lead into the weekend at the Workday Charity Open

NBA teams at Disney had tough travel-party decisions to make

Jul 10, 2020

The 22 teams participating in the NBA restart were all at the Disney campus together for the first time on Friday

Posey out for 2020 as MLB teams deal with churning rosters

Jul 10, 2020

San Francisco catcher Buster Posey became the latest well-known player to opt out of the abbreviated 2020 season

Statue to tennis star Arthur Ashe to stay put in Richmond

Jul 10, 2020

On Richmond’s Monument Avenue, a monument to Black tennis legend and civil rights activist Arthur Ashe interrupted the collection of towering statues honoring Confederate veterans