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Boxing 'shooting itself in the foot', says Dana White

UFC President Dana White talks to Patrick Snell about Conor McGregor and the state of boxing, including Anthony Joshua, Deontay Wilder and Tyson Fury.

The artist using NBA star James Harden's beard as inspiration

Designer and illustrator Filip Peraic does not fear The Beard, so he decided to make unique drawings and designs of James Harden as an art project.

Competitors battle dizzying heights in Cliff Diving World Series

The Red Bull Cliff Diving World Series is the world's premier cliff diving competition. Seven events are used to crown the best divers in the world.

Jerome Guery wins Mexico City leg of Global Champions Tour

The 2019 Longines Global Champions Tour and Global Champions League arrived in Mexico City where Jerome Guery took the LGCT Grand Prix in style.

Tiger Woods seals fifth Masters title and 15th major

2019 Masters champ Tiger Woods completed arguably the greatest sporting comeback of all time as he put on the green jacket for the 5th time in his career.

Tiger Woods seals fifth Masters title and 15th major

Tiger Woods clinched his fifth Masters and 15th major title to seal one of the greatest comeback stories in sport after overcoming career-threatening back problems. CNN's Don Riddell reports.

How to watch the Masters online

The Masters tournament in Augusta, Georgia is one of the most popular events in professional golf, where the victor is honored with the coveted 'green jacket'.

Techeetah partner DS road tests its futuristic supercar in China

DS Techeetah unveiled its DS X E-TENSE, an electric supercar like no other.

Dwyane Wade's Budweiser ad is a tearjerker

Budweiser's emotional advertisement reminds everyone that Dwyane Wade, who is completing his final season, has had an impact off the court that's been just as profound as his game on the court.

Dwyane Wade: 'You did us proud,' Barack Obama tells NBA star

Miami Heat legend Dwyane Wade is closing out his 16-year career in 2019 and takes a look back at his stellar career with CNN.

Magic Johnson leaves Lakers front office job

Magic Johnson, the beloved former point guard behind five world titles for the Los Angeles Lakers, announced he was quitting as the team's president of basketball operations.

Virginia's redemption tour is complete, wins its first NCAA men's basketball national title

Virginia junior guard Kyle Guy talks to CNN's Andy Scholes after being named the NCAA Final Four's Most Outstanding Player for his contributions to help the Cavaliers win their first national championship.

Golfer Arie Irawan, 28, dies in hotel room

Malaysian golfer Arie Irawan died in his hotel room aged 28 while competing at a tournament in China, with "early indications" suggesting it was due to natural causes.

NCAA men's Final Four: Virginia, Texas Tech advance to the title game

Auburn fans were feeling defeated after some tough calls didn't go their way against Virginia

UNC women's basketball coach made racially offensive remarks, report says

Sylvia Hatchell, the University of North Carolina's celebrated women's basketball coach, made racially offensive remarks to her players, according to a report from the Washington Post.

Pep Guardiola talks tactics: 'When the ball is at your feet, the ball is yours'

Man City boss Pep Guardiola hands out expert tactical advice at a training session for Sunday League team Kitchener FC.

Football fan exhumes grandad's skull to celebrate team's historic win

A fan of Argentine football club Racing dug up his grandfather's skull to celebrate winning the league title for the third time since 1966.

How CrossFit star Sara Sigmundsdottir dealt with a broken bone on the biggest stage

Sara Sigmundsdottir is one of the biggest stars in CrossFit, but a rib injury in the 2018 CrossFit Games caused her to take a nightmare decision.

Tottenham opens $1.3 billion stadium in London with win

At a cost of approximately $1.3 billion, ​Tottenham Hotspur's new stadium will seat 62,000 and will boast the largest single tiered stand in the UK

UNC women's basketball coaching staff put on leave

The University of North Carolina women's basketball coaching staff has been placed on paid administrative leave due to "issues raised by student-athletes and others," according to the school's athletics department. CNN's Brynn Gingras reports.

UNC women's basketball coaching staff put on leave

The University of North Carolina women's basketball coaching staff has been placed on paid administrative leave due to "issues raised by student-athletes and others," according to the school's athletics department.

Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski announces retirement

New England Patriots' tight end Rob "Gronk" Gronkowski has announced his retirement from the NFL on his Instagram page.

Dubai World Cup: The richest race day returns with $35 million prize purse

The Dubai World Cup is the richest race meeting on the planet and a highlight of Dubai's sporting and social calendar.

Why Lionel Messi is the world's best player

Leading sports scientist Simon Brundish crunches the numbers on Lionel Messi, explaining why the Barcelona forward is the best player in the world

Raheem Sterling and Gareth Southgate want action on racist abuse in Montenegro

Football journalist Darren Lewis is "not shocked" by the racist chanting directed at England during its Euro 2020 qualifying win in Montenegro.

The Haka: What it means and how it's performed

Pupils from New Zealand's Auckland Grammar School practice their version of the Haka, the ceremonial art form famously performed by the All Blacks.

Controversial mixed martial arts star Conor McGregor announces his retirement

Mixed martial arts fighter Conor McGregor has announced his retirement from the sport, posting the news on his Twitter account.

Jean-Eric Vergne ends pointless run with victory at Sanya ePrix

The unpredictable start to the Formula E season continued in Sanya as the sixth race brought a sixth different winner.

Mikaela Shiffrin on learning to ignore social media 'haters'

US skiing star Mikaela Shiffrin discusses social media trolls and how its impossible to make everybody happy.

Gran Premio Latinoamericano: The Champions League of horse racing

The Gran Premio Latinoamericano is Latin America's top race and its most unique - it changes its rules depending on its location, which changes yearly.

Electric car driver travels 90,000km in three years as strangers pay his way

Wiebe Wakker left his Dutch home in March 2016 with no money in his pocket on his way to Australia. The only thing he had? His electric car.

Tayla Harris: How 'repulsive' social media comments sparked outrage in Australia

Tayla Harris, a star Australian footballer, says comments on a photo of her captured in the air having kicked the first goal of a game were "sexual abuse."

'Hardest decision': Ski ace Marcel Hirscher mulls retirement

Austrian Marcel Hirscher has sealed a record eighth straight World Cup overall crown, but retirement is on his mind.

Mikaela Shiffrin seals stellar season with 60th career win

US ski star Mikaela Shiffrin won a record 17 races in an all-conquering season on skiing's World Cup circuit.

Mexico's 'green gold': The company powering cars with cactus juice

Since 2015, Michoacan-based clean energy company Nopalimex has used prickly pear cactus to make biofuel for vehicles: Mexico's "Green Gold."

Who needs a ski lift when you can use a Zeppelin?

Keen to experience a unique form of air travel, three Austrian daredevils came up with the concept of Zeppelin-skiing: taking an airship to go free skiing.

World Cup 2022: FIFA says 48-team tournament 'feasible'

AS Roma Fnatic is one of the best FIFA esports teams in the world, but what is the key to their success? It might be the world's first FIFA gaming house.

'The carpet was pulled from under me': Dafydd James on fighting depression

Dafydd James is a former Wales rugby star and opens up about his struggles transitioning to life post-rugby and the mental health issues he is battling.

US Soccer stars 'confident' of winning gender discrimination lawsuit

The Unites States' women's soccer team will "fight until the end" in its battle for equality, says one of the team's stars Megan Rapinoe.

'Players aren't safe': Is British football returning to dark days of hooliganism?

After a Sunday featuring two pitch invaders assaulting footballers, Alex Thomas asks Mark Bolton: what should be done about these incidents in soccer?

Edoardo Mortara wins controversial Hong Kong E Prix

There was high drama in the Hong Kong E Prix as eight cars fail to finish and initial race winner Sam Bird gets demoted.

US women's soccer team members sue US Soccer for gender discrimination

Members of the US women's national soccer team filed a federal class-action lawsuit against the US Soccer Federation citing gender discrimination, according to court documents.

'Just crazy': How it felt to win the Mexico ePrix on the line

Lucas di Grassi reviews the thrilling finale to the Mexico ePrix alongside Nicki Shields.

'Just crazy': How it felt to win the Mexico ePrix on the line

Lucas di Grassi pipped Pascal Wehrlein in a photo finish in arguably the most thrilling ePrix ever.

Andy Murray says he's 'pain free' after hip surgery

Three-time grand slam winner Andy Murray says the hip surgery he underwent earlier this year means he is now "pain free" ahead of his final games as a pro.

100kg of chicken, 30kg of potatoes -- the secrets to fueling a sports team

Omar Meziane has cooked for England's football, cricket and rowing teams, and now, he's bringing his trade to Harlequins Rugby Club.

'Jews to the gas': The anti-Semitism shaming Dutch soccer

Dutch giant Ajax is not only known for its four European Cups, but also as a "Jewish club." Amid rising anti-Semitism, their "Super Jews" keep on singing.

World Rugby official could quit if Pacific Islands excluded from new league

World Rugby vice-chairman Agustin Pichot says he would quit his position if the likes of Fiji and Samoa are excluded from a new global competition.

Global Champions 2019: Schedule and results

Frenchman Julien Epaillard edged out defending champion Ben Maher by a whisker to win the first leg of the Longines Global Champions Tour in Doha.

Wayne Rooney hails 'fantastic' Solskjaer and says he is surprised by MLS's 'quality'

Former Manchester United forward Wayne Rooney talks to CNN about his move to America and if his new team, DC United, can challenge for the MLS title.

How a painting helped Gianluigi Buffon cope with depression

PSG keeper Gianluigi Buffon is a legend on the pitch, but he's also an art lover and he spent a day with CNN at the Musée d'Orsay to talk about his life.

The incredible rise of Atlanta United

Atlanta United FC has witnessed an incredible rise. Joining the MLS in 2017, it won its first MLS Cup in its second season and the future seems bright.

Rugby World Cup: Remembering the shock of the century

The National High School Rugby tournament in Hanazono is where the country's finest talent goes to Osaka to battle it out to be number one in the country.

Skijöring: The sport combining skis, snow and thoroughbred racehorses

Skijoring is the sport where a horse drags a skier around a course in a race. If you want a go, this is your official CNN how-to guide.

Laslo Djere wins first ATP Tour title, dedicates victory to his late parents

Serbian tennis player Laslo Djere told CNN he pictured his late parents "sitting in the first row up there" cheering him on to his first ATP title.

Formula E a welcome wake-up call for Mahindra racer Pascal Wehrlein

Despite being just three races into his Formula E career, Mahindra's Pascal Wehrlein has never been far from the headlines.

Kepa Arrizabalaga: Has $92.8 million goalkeeper fatally undermined Maurizio Sarri?

Alex Thomas chats with Mark Bolton and Carl Anka about Chelsea keeper Kepa Arrizabalaga and his decision to ignore Maurizio Sarri in the League Cup final.

'If he slips, he falls. If he falls, he dies' -- Climbing 3,000 feet without ropes

Alex Honnold was the first man to ever scale El Capitan without ropes. Now, his achievement is featured in the 2019 Oscar-winning documentary, "Free Solo."

Europa League: Zenit St. Petersburg's fiery welcome

Modern football fans are often accused of not showing passion for their teams. Clearly, no one told FC Zenit fans, who gave their team a fiery welcome.

White Turf: Horse racing with a touch of frost

Over three weekends in February, St. Moritz plays host to an international horse festival, featuring oysters, champagne, racing on snow and skijoring.

Zion Williamson injury: Should he stop playing in the NCAA?

Duke basketball's star player Zion Williamson left a game against North Carolina with an injury after breaking through his Nike sneaker less than a minute into the rivalry game.

'It's Pele' -- Arsene Wenger recalls seeing Kylian Mbappe play for first time

Former Arsenal manager Arsène Wenger has joined the growing list of Mbappé admirers, telling CNN, "When I saw Mbappé for the first time I said - it's Pelé"

Caster Semenya needs to be treated fairly, says US Olympic great Ed Moses

Two-time Olympic Champion Edwin Moses has told CNN that "sport has had its head in the ground" over the issue of hypoandrogenism.

Zlatan Ibrahimovic: 'Now I just go out on the field and dominate'

LA Galaxy forward Zlatan Ibrahimovic reflects on his movie-like move to the MLS and talks about the importance of his tattoos.

Matt Kuchar says he'll apologize to caddie and pay remainder of the $50,000 he requested

Pro golfer Matt Kuchar originally defended the $5,000 he paid his fill-in caddie after winning $1,296,000 at the Mayakoba Classic in Mexico, but issued a new statement saying he'll make the rest of the $50,000 payment that caddie David Ortiz requested.

Rugby World Cup: Remembering the shock of the century

Japan captain Michael Leitch thinks his team's chances of progressing to the Rugby World Cup quarterfinals is "very high."

Rugby World Cup: Remembering the shock of the century

When fans think of Japanese rugby, they think of the 34-32 win against South Africa. But there's much more to the tale, starting with a rout in 1995.

Rugby World Cup: Remembering the shock of the century

Japan rugby fan Daisuke Komura was moved to tears when his country beat South Africa at the World Cup -- as happy a day, he says, as when his son was born.

Sam Bird ready to soar in Mexico City after dream start to season

The 2019 season of the all-electric motorsport Formula E moves onto Mexico City this weekend for the fourth race of the season.

Appie Nouri: 'You never know how good he could have been,' says Danny Blind

Ajax legend Danny Blind speaks to CNN about the life and tragic incident involving Ajax talent Abdelhak "Appie" Nouri.

Mikaela Shiffrin: Lead singer or backing vocals? High heels or sneakers?

US skiing star Mikaela Shiffrin answers the hottest questions: quiet night in or big night out? Money or fame? Olympic gold or World Cup overall title?

Mikaela Shiffrin: Lead singer or backing vocals? High heels or sneakers?

Watch skiing superstar Mikaela Shiffrin take on the CNN Alpine Edge quickfire challenge.

From Cruyff to de Ligt: The evolution of Ajax's $500 million football factory

Ajax produces more pros in Europe's top leagues than any other club, CNN goes behind the scenes at the club's academy, 'De Toekomst,' to find out more.

Matthijs de Ligt: Ajax's latest homegrown hero

With stars like Barcelona-bound Frenkie de Jong and 19-year-old captain Matthijs de Ligt, people are describing this as the best Ajax team since the '90s.

How Johan Cruyff and Ajax thought 'outside the box' to reach the top

They're one of football's most successful clubs - the home of Johan Cruyff and revered for being the birthplace of "Total Football". Welcome to Ajax.

Neymar absence could be 'big problem' for PSG, warns Gianluigi Buffon

Paris Saint-Germain keeper Gianluigi Buffon speaks to Becky Anderson about Neymar being out of PSG's clash with Manchester United and his PSG future.

From slums to sevens, Kenya's rugby Lionesses defy odds

Kenyan rugby player Diana Awino gives CNN World Rugby a tour through Kibera in Nairobi, the largest urban slum in Africa and the place she calls home.

Frank Robinson, Hall of Fame baseball player who was first black manager in MLB, dies at 83

President George W. Bush awards Frank Robinson, the Hall of Fame baseball player and first black manager in the MLB, the Medal of Freedom.

Mhlengi Gwala: A gruesome chainsaw attack, to dreams of Paralympic gold

Mhlengi Gwala might not be at the front of the pack, but he's still out there putting work and has his sights set on the Tokyo 2020 Paralympics

Morocco in the fast lane with world's largest concentrated solar farm

Built on an area the size of more than 3,500 football pitches, Noor Ouarzazate in Morocco is the world's biggest concentrated solar power farm.

Wayne Rooney: 'I can still play in the Premier League'

Wayne Rooney talks about the Premier League and possible coaches for his old squad, Manchester United.

Bahrain soccer player detained in Thailand to spend another two months in jail

Hakeem Al-Araibi, the refugee soccer player who is fighting extradition from Thailand, will remain in jail for a another 60 days as he prepares a defense against Bahrain's extradition request.

New England Patriots win Super Bowl LIII for 6th title

The New England Patriots are Super Bowl champions, defeating the Los Angeles Rams 13-3 at Mercedes-Benz Stadium in Atlanta.

The Patriots' latest Super Bowl challenger is the Rams, in a 2002 Super Bowl rematch

Ahead of the Super Bowl, Dr. Tiffany Jones stops by World Sport to give insight on what is going through the players' heads and what they can do to control the nerves.

Kickers sometimes are an afterthought, but they are key to Super Bowl success

Meet the NFL Hall of Fame legend Jan Stenerud, who moved from Norway to the US, and didn't just win a Super Bowl, but left a legacy as regards the role of the field goal kicker.

Kickers sometimes are an afterthought, but they are key to Super Bowl success

Atlanta Falcons kicker Matt Bryant show HInes Ward and Coy Wire how to kick a field goal.

Kickers sometimes are an afterthought, but they are key to Super Bowl success

Atlanta Falcons' kicker Matt Bryant shares what it takes to be a successful kicker in the NFL.

Qatar stuns Japan to win Asian Cup

Qatar unexpectedly defeated Japan 3-1 in the final of the Asian Cup.

Lindsey Vonn to retire after World Championships this month

Skiing great Lindsey Vonn has announced that she will retire in February after the World Ski Championships in Åre, Sweden​.

Extreme E to deliver 'Blue Planet meets Dakar Rally'

From the makers of Formula E comes "Extreme E", where electric SUVs compete in some of the world's most inhospitable climates for environmentalism.

Billy Vunipola: England rugby star on family fighting, injury setbacks, and his World Cup 'dream'

England star Billy Vunipola talks about the challenges of moving to the UK as a child and how his rivalry with his brother inspired his love for rugby.

C.J. Anderson was helping children before Rams called him for Super Bowl run

Los Angeles Rams running back and former Super Bowl champion C.J. Anderson talks with CNN's Coy Wire about preparing for the game of a lifetime, Super Bowl LIII.

Roger Goodell on blown Saints call: 'Our officials are human'

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell defended a controversial call in the last quarter of the NFC Championship, saying NFL officials are still human.

A media member asked Bill Belichick for a selfie during his Super Bowl press conference

During a Super Bowl press conference, a credentialed member of the media asked Patriots head coach Bill Belichick if he would take a selfie with him. As expected, the request didn't go over well.

Qatar takes bragging rights in 'blockade derby' at Asian Cup

Qatar and the UAE face off in the AFC Asian Cup semifinals in the first match between the nations since their political dispute began.

Kitzbuhel: Why Arnie can't miss skiing's bucket-list party

Hear how Kitzbuhel's infamous Hahnenkamm downhill has become skiing's scariest race.

Lights, cameras, questions: Super Bowl week in Atlanta kicks off with Opening Night

Coy Wire asks players from this year's Super Bowl what they were doing 17 years ago when Tom Brady won his first Lombardi Trophy in 2002

Arnold Schwarzenegger: Why Trump is 'wrong' on climate change

Actor and former governor of California Arnold Schwarzenegger tells CNN that climate change is an issue that US President Donald Trump is "wrong" about.

'Off Piste' movie chronicles avalanche deaths of two US Olympic hopefuls

In January 2015, Ronnie Berlack & Bryce Astle were training with the US Ski Team in Solden, Austria. While freeskiing off-piste, the snow suddenly shifted.

Japanese sponsor accused of 'whitewashing' tennis star Naomi Osaka

One of Naomi Osaka's Japanese sponsors has apologized after releasing an advertisement which has been widely accused of "whitewashing" the tennis star's skin tone.

Antonio Felix Da Costa back in the game after 'long time of suffering'

BMW Andretti driver Antonio Felix da Costa tells Nicki Shields about his persistence and drive in Formula E even when he struggles in getting results.

Around the World in 80 Days -- with eco twist

The Africa Eco Race isn't for the faint hearted. Eco-friendly bikes, cars and trucks race over 3,700 miles in early January.

Rugby United New York prepares for its debut season

Former England international Ben Foden discusses his new role as player-coach of Rugby United New York and why the U.S. is a sleeping giant of the sport.

Wengen's classic downhill: Skiing's oldest, longest, fastest race

The annual Lauberhorn race that takes place in Wengen is one of the most well-known events in skiing - but for one Swiss man, it was more than just a race.

Mikaela Shiffrin: 'I'd rather be hunting than hunted' in ski career

As the alpine skiing World Cup rolled into Cortina d'Ampezzo in Italy this weekend, there was only one name on everyone's lips: Mikaela Shiffrin.

New England Patriots will face Los Angeles Rams in Super Bowl LIII

The Los Angeles Rams and New England Patriots will square off in Super Bowl LIII in Atlanta on Sunday, February 3.

Lindsey Vonn: Arthritis fear and acting with 'The Rock' drive skier's future

As she returns to competition in Cortina d'Ampezzo, Lindsey Vonn spoke exclusively to CNN on the trials of this final season and the toll it may take.

Mikaela Shiffrin wins again to continue march towards history

Her domination has forced the wider sporting world to take notice, and now Mikaela Shiffrin has done it agai...

S Korean Olympic authorities promise action after sex abuse accusations

South Korea has dominated the Olympic sport of short track speed skating for decades, but there is a dark side to that success. A KSOC report earlier this week detailed 124 assault cases in the last five years -- 16 cases of sexual violence and two coaches who abused minors.

Max Verstappen observes stewards at Marrakesh E-Prix in 'public service' duty

Red Bull F1 driver Max Verstappen has spent time away from his day job with a trip to watch the Marrakesh E-...

Tokyo 2020: Japanese Olympic chief investigated for corruption

The head of the Japanese Olympic Committee (JOC) Tsunekazu Takeda was placed under formal investigation in P...

Chelsea faces disciplinary proceedings following racist chants in Europa League

Chelsea will face disciplinary proceedings following an investigation into racist chanting during a Europa L...

S Korean Olympic authorities promise action after sex abuse accusations

South Korea's Olympic Committee has apologized to athletes who have come forward in recent weeks with abuse ...

Serena not feeling the pressure as she sails through Australian Open first round

During Serena Williams' first-round, straight-sets win over Germany's Tatjana Maria at the Australian Open, ...

Andy Murray loses Australian Open thriller to Roberto Bautista Agut

If this was the final match of Andy Murray's career, the Briton made sure his swansong was a memorable one -...

UCLA gymnast's routine stuns social media

University of California, Los Angeles, freshman gymnast Katelyn Ohashi's routine went viral on social media after she earned a perfect ten.

Conquering the sand dunes with e-bikes

Riders took on the desert sands and river oases of southern Morocco for the E-Bike Desert Challenge. Electrical bikes are a game changer for the sport.

2014 Olympic slalom champion opens up

Retired Austrian skier Mario Matt opens up about his career highlights, including his 2014 Olympic slalom gold medal, and what he's up to now.

How horses and a Krazy Kanguruh keep skiing great Mario Matt busy

Life after a glittering sports career can feel like a come down for many top athletes, but for Austrian skie...

UCLA gymnast earns perfect 10 for routine, social media flips out

Katelyn Ohashi did three backflips, landed into a split and got back up to end her floor routine as though i...

Teenager, 15, triumphs in Moroccan desert challenge -- on an e-bike

Biking on the sand is hard enough but imagine doing it for five days across the desert.This was the c...

Andy Murray: The sporting great who became a champion feminist

And so a golden career is nearing the end. Andy Murray's body is giving up on him.Four months shy of ...

University of Michigan hires -- and then fires -- former head of USA Gymnastics' women's program

The University of Michigan says it is ending a less-than-week-old consulting contract with Rhonda Faehn, the...

Sharapova off to blistering 'double bagel' start at Australian Open

Now is this any way to treat a player who grew up idolizing you?Sentiment of course counts for little...

'His goat-ness': Lionel Messi scores 400th league goal for Barcelona

He just can't stop scoring. He just can't stop setting new records.Lionel Messi notched his 400th Spa...

Manchester United's renaissance continues apace under Ole Gunnar Solskjaer

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer faced his first real test as Manchester United's caretaker manager against a top four E...

'Unbelievable,' says Marcel Hirscher as he reflects on skiing dominance

There's just no stopping "Champion of Champions" Marcel Hirscher.The Austrian skier won his eighth an...

Leeds United apologizes to Derby County over 'spygate'

Leeds United's Argentine manager Marcelo Bielsa has left his club embarrassed after trying to spy on an oppo...

Formula E attack mode: All you need to know

Attack mode is one of several new features introduced for the fifth season of Formula E. Here's everything you need to know about the sport's newest quirk.

Australian Open: Nadal, Sharapova hoping for fitness and form

The Australian Open hasn't even started and already Melbourne has produced shock waves with the ...

Sarah Thomas to become the first woman to officiate an NFL playoff game

Sarah Thomas keeps making history.She was the first woman to ever officiate a college football bowl g...

Mo Salah soothes Liverpool nerves in Premier League title race

January has tended to be a tricky month for Liverpool under manager Jurgen Klopp.Prior to Saturday, t...

Simona Halep: Bittersweet off-season for popular world No. 1

For someone who says she is usually asleep by 10 p.m., Simona Halep pushed past her bedtime during tennis' o...

Marrakesh ePrix: Jerome D'Ambrosio wins thriller as BMWs crash out

As Morocco embraces electric power, Jerome D'Ambrosio won an unpredictable showcase Marrakesh ePrix.T...

Can Serena Williams bounce back to seal her place in history?

After a remarkable comeback that featured two major finals and ...

Roger Federer starts 2019 strong -- but is this the year a young gun cracks the 'big four'?

Is there anyone out there who can knock Roger Federer off his perch in Australia?The 37-year-old star...

Roger Federer muses on retirement planning

Roger Federer is not planning to retire any time soon, but he knows he wants to go out on his own terms.

Tearful Andy Murray announces retirement plans

Three-time grand slam winner Andy Murray announced on the eve of the Australian Open that he will retire at Wimbledon due to a hip injury.

Godspeed! Vatican launches official athletics team

The Vatican has set its sights on qualifying for the Olympics, with a track team of up of 60 athletes, inclu...

Roger Federer on future retirement: 'It should be a happy, celebration day'

When will Roger Federer retire? It is a question that tennis' all-time great has been asked in recent years,...

Andy Murray to retire at Wimbledon, at the latest

There will, unfortunately, be no fairytale comeback for Andy Murray.Hindered by a hip injury, the thr...

Cristiano Ronaldo's DNA sought by Las Vegas police investigating rape case

Las Vegas police investigating a rape allegation against Cristiano Ronaldo have sent a warrant to authoritie...

Cardinals hire head coach with losing record

The Arizona Cardinals hired Kliff Kingsbury as the head coach for the NFL team after Kingsbury left his coaching position at Texas Tech with a losing record.

Renowned sportscaster says NFL teams are racist when it comes to hiring coaches

A Dallas sportscaster is causing a stir for a blistering TV commentary in which he acknowledged his own "whi...

Roger Federer: My dream opponent would be...

Tennis legend Roger Federer tells CNN's Christina Macfarlane who he would like to face on court if he could turn back time.

'I knew how to defend myself,' says UFC star Polyana Viana after subduing wannabe thief

Inundated with messages of support after taking on a wannabe thief, UFC fighter Polyana Viana has begun to r...

Arthur Leclerc to test drive with Formula E in Marrakesh

While his brother has recently landed one of the most coveted seats in Formula One, Arthur Leclerc is busy f...

Enes Kanter has received 'hundreds and hundreds of death threats'

New York Knicks center Enes Kanter has said he has received "hundreds and hundreds of death threats" almost every day since he announced on Friday that he would not travel to London with his NBA team for fear of assassination.

Stefan Luitz: Ski racer stripped of victory for oxygen use between runs

His dream moment of a first World Cup skiing victory was dashed after he was caught inhaling oxygen between ...

Enes Kanter: 'Besides America, I don't feel safe anywhere in the world'

NBA star Enes Kanter has said he has received "hundreds and hundreds of death threats" almost every day sinc...

Roger Federer: If I could go back in time I'd play ...

Ask future tennis pros who they would like to play if they could go back in time and Roger Federer just migh...

Aspen: 'A gem in the mountains, a crystal city in the Rockies'

Private jets, $40 million mansions, and streets lined with boutique clothes stores -- welcome to Aspen, a sk...

Daring helicopter rescue of injured skier in France

Dramatic footage of the French mountain police (PGHM) performing a spectacular rescue operation to save an injured skier in the French Alps.

South Africa's first ever black rugby captain

South Africa's first black rugby captain, Siya Kolisi, speaks to CNN's Christina Macfarlane about how his role can shape the future of the game in his country.

Roger Revealed: Federer reflects on remarkable life on and off court

It's the regular retirement question and it usually gets a stock answer from Roger Federer. But, in an emoti...

Roger Federer remembers life changing kiss

The Swiss star remembers the first time he kissed his now-wife and reflects on how his family has helped shape and change his game.

Dramatic footage shows daring moment skier is rescued in French Alps

Dramatic footage of a helicopter partially landing on a mountain side shows the incredible moment a skier wa...

Siya Kolisi: 'There's no way I would've dreamed of being Springbok captain'

There was a time not so long ago in South Africa when people like Siya Kolisi weren't supposed to captain th...

Polyana Viana: Why you should never pick on a UFC fighter

Be careful what you wish for if you ever decide to pick on a Mixed martial arts (MMA) fighter.As a ma...

Mikaela Shiffrin misses historic win with defeat by Petra Vlhova

She was targeting an historic eighth straight slalom victory, but Mikaela Shiffrin's winning streak came to ...

Mohamed Salah wins Africa player of the year award for second year in a row

Egypt forward Mohamed Salah has won the CAF African Footballer of the Year for the second time in a row, bea...

Egypt beats South Africa to earn right to host 2019 African Cup of Nations

Seven-time champions Egypt will host this year's African Cup of Nations.Egypt, the most successful co...

The legend is building for Clemson QB Trevor Lawrence

Still just 19 years old, Trevor Lawrence isn't eligible for the NFL draft until 2021. But right now, he migh...

Roger Federer's tears for former coach: 'Never broke down like this'

As Roger Federer prepares to defend his Australian Open title, an emotional interview with CNN Sport reveals...

World's most beautiful race courses: From beaches to frozen lakes

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