PARIS: Top seed Novak Djokovic resumes his quest for tennis glory at Roland Garros on Saturday with the job on the hand made all the easier by the bombshell withdrawal of Rafael Nadal.
NEW YORK: LeBron James scored 33 points as the Cleveland Cavaliers booked their place in the NBA finals with a 113-87 victory over the Toronto Raptors on Friday.
SAN JUAN: Lionel Messi was taken to hospital after suffering an injury scare on Friday as Argentina defeated Honduras 1-0 in their only warm-up game before next month’s Copa America Centenario in the United States.
KUALA LUMPUR: National coach Datuk Ong Kim Swee is looking to end a run of four matches without a win when Malaysia face Myanmar in a friendly international in Yangon on Saturday.
MADRID: The rivalry between Jose Mourinho and Pep Guardiola is about to be renewed.
MANCHESTER: Manchester United on Friday officially named Jose Mourinho as their new manager following five days of talks since sacking Louis van Gaal.
LONDON: Belgium forward Romelu Lukaku said he is looking for a move away from Everton to increase his chances of winning trophies.
BARCELONA: Barcelona and Argentina star Lionel Messi will give evidence along with his father for allegedly defrauding Spain’s tax office of over four million euros (US$4.5 million) in unpaid taxes on June 2, a court source confirmed on Thursday.
MADRID: Real Madrid and Atletico Madrid clash in the Champions League final for the second time in three years in Milan on Saturday.
MADRID: On the eve of his second Champions League final since joining Real Madrid, Welsh star Gareth Bale admitted he is more at home with the fame and demands at the world’s richest club.
LONDON: Steve Bruce insists Hull City will be motivated by glory rather than greed when they face Sheffield Wednesday for the lucrative prize of promotion to the Premier League in Saturday’s Championship play-off final.
PETALING JAYA: Captain Safiq Rahim has been ruled out of Malaysia's friendly international against Myanmar in Yangon on Saturday and is also an injury doubt for the Asian Cup qualifiers against Timor Leste in early June.
PARIS: From rejection for being too small and too timid, N’Golo Kante has become a hot property who will be one of the most watched players at the European Championship finals.
NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE: Newcastle United manager Rafael Benitez has been assured full control of football-related decisions by the club’s hierarchy as he aims for the side’s immediate return to the Premier League.
BERLIN: Bayern Munich on Thursday suggested attacking midfielder Mario Goetze’s playing future at the German champions may remain on the bench, even though he showed his desire to earn a starting spot after turning down a possible move away.
MADRID: In the dying moments of Diego Simeone’s second Madrid derby as Atletico Madrid coach, a banner was lowered behind the goal his side was defending to display a stinging message: “Wanted: A dignified rival for a decent derby.”
SUNDERLAND: England manager Roy Hodgson has challenged Marcus Rashford to make his life difficult when the Manchester United sensation auditions for a Euro 2016 place in Friday’s friendly against Australia.
PARIS: World number one Novak Djokovic will go ‘shark’ hunting at the French Open on Thursday as he looks to seal a place in the last 32.
PUTRAJAYA: Mohd Al Jufferi Jamari entered the history books as the first ever pencak silat exponent to win Sportsman of the Year as diver Pandelela Rinong took the women's title for a third time at the 2015 National Sports Awards ceremony here tonight.
KUALA LUMPUR: Defending champions Johor Darul Ta'zim strolled into the quarter-finals of the AFC Cup after hammering Kaya of the Philippines 7-2 in a second round match at the Larkin Stadium on Wednesday.
PUTRAJAYA: The Federal Territories contingent is targeting a 70 gold medal-haul in the upcoming 18th Malaysia Games (Sukma) which will be held in Sarawak on July 22-31.
LONDON: Manchester United were locked in a second day of talks with Jose Mourinho’s agents on Wednesday, hammering out a deal to sweep the controversial Portuguese boss into Old Trafford.
KUALA LUMPUR: Abdul Latiff Suhaimi is eager to earn his first cap with the national team when they play Myanmar in Yangon on the eve of his birthday on Saturday.
AMSTERDAM: Ajax Amsterdam have appointed former Netherlands international midfielder Peter Bosz as their new manager on a three-year deal, the club has confirmed.
MADRID: Just five months into his first senior managerial role, Real Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane is already living up to the unenviable task of matching his credentials as one of the finest players of his generation.
GLASGOW: Joey Barton joined Scottish giants Rangers on a free transfer on Tuesday after the former England midfielder decided to leave Burnley despite their promotion to the Premier League.
MADRID: Doubts over Cristiano Ronaldo’s fitness for Real Madrid’s Champions League final against Atletico Madrid on Saturday intensified after the three-time World Player of the Year limped off towards the end of training on Tuesday.
MADRID: Former Liverpool assistant manager Pako Ayestaran was confirmed as Valencia coach on a permanent basis on a two-year deal on Tuesday.
LONDON: Liverpool signed Germany Under-21 goalkeeper Loris Karius from Mainz on Tuesday for a fee reported to be £4.7 million (US$6.8 million.
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