Marcello Lippi is poised for a comeback to football to take charge of Guangzhou Evergrande, according to reports in an Italian sports newspaper Corriere dello Sport.
Porto have been fined 20,000 euros ($26,506) after their fans were found guilty of aiming racist abuse at Manchester City's Italian forward Mario Balotelli.
Usain Bolt reckons London's thriving Jamaican community could help propel him to another monumental Olympic performance as the sprinter seeks to repeat his triple gold-medal haul from Beijing four years ago.
At first glance Alicia Sacramone, America's most decorated gymnast, looks a picture of perfection posing with her back arched and muscles taut in ESPN Magazine's Body Issue.
Ronnie O'Sullivan was criticized by local media and fans after he smoked in a press conference after his loss in China Open quarterfinals.
New York Knicks guard Jeremy Lin will miss at least the next six weeks due to a torn miniscus in his knee.
Former NBA star Stephon Marbury, who led the Beijing Ducks to win their first-ever title of the Chinese Basketball Association (CBA) league, said on Saturday he had his promise fulfilled in this season's CBA.
Beijing Ducks, led by former NBA star Stephon Marbury, clinched their first-ever title of the Chinese Basketball Association (CBA) league.
Borussia Dortmund forward Lucas Barrios will be moving to Chinese team Guangzhou Evergrande at the end of the season, Bild newspaper reported on Friday.
Seven-time world champion Stephen Hendry edged Martin Gould 5-4 to set up a second-round clash with "the Melbourne Machine" Neil Robertson in the 2012 World Snooker China Open.
Crisis-hit Inter Milan parted company with coach Claudio Ranieri after six months on Monday, hours after club president Massimo Moratti had said the beleaguered coach was likely to stay on.
Former Houston Rockets center Yao Ming and his wife Ye Li sit courtside with 22-month-old daughter Amy while watching the Rockets' NBA game against the Dallas Mavericjs at the Toyota Center in Houston.