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IWF president stands aside during corruption investigation

LONDON (Reuters) – Tamas Ajan will stand aside as president of the International Weightlifting Federation (IWF) for 90 days pending investigations into allegations of corruption, ...

Giants QB Eli Manning retiring after 16 seasons

New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning is retiring after 16 NFL seasons, the team announced Wednesday. FILE PHOTO: Dec 29, 2019; East Rutherford, New Jersey, USA; New York Giants ...

Man United fall to Burnley as fans turn on U.S. owners

MANCHESTER, England (Reuters) – Manchester United’s Champions League qualification hopes suffered a blow with a 2-0 upset at home to Burnley in the Premier League on Wednesday, ...

Manchester United fall to Burnley as fans turn on U.S. owners

FILE PHOTO: Soccer Football – Champions League – Manchester United Training – Camp Nou, Barcelona, Spain – April 15, 2019 Manchester United manager Ole ...

Confident McIlroy eyes return to world number one

SAN DIEGO (Reuters) – Rory McIlroy on Wednesday said he has achieved everything he ever wanted to on the golf course and that success gives him the freedom to play an aggressive ...

WADA provisionally suspends status of Moscow laboratory

MOSCOW (Reuters) – The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) said on Wednesday it had provisionally suspended the status of Moscow’s anti-doping laboratory that had allowed it to ...

As WNBA boosts pay, women’s hockey players see path forward

(Reuters) – With increased pay, improved travel and a host of new maternity benefits, the WNBA’s latest collective bargaining agreement (CBA) sent up roars of celebration that ...

Furious at federation, Russian star braces for prospect of second missed Olympics

MOSCOW (Reuters) – High jumper Maria Lasitskene, a three-time world champion, is getting a feeling of deja vu as she readies for the prospect of missing a second consecutive Olympics ...

Luxury label Vuitton deepens U.S. ties with NBA basketball deal

FILE PHOTO: A Louis Vuitton logo is seen outside the store at Hong Kong’s Tsim Sha Tsui shopping district March 10, 2013./File Photo PARIS (Reuters) – LVMH’s Louis ...

Mavericks center Powell suffers ‘severe’ Achilles injury

Dallas Mavericks starting center Dwight Powell suffered a “severe” right Achilles injury during Tuesday night’s 110-107 home loss to the Los Angeles Clippers, coach Rick Carlisle ...