Defending champions Real Madrid and runaway Serie A leaders Napoli have booked their places in the Champions League quarter-finals with respective home wins.
There will be 104 matches at the 48-team 2026 World Cup in north America, an increase of 40 games on the 2022 edition, after FIFA announced a format change.
Morocco are hoping for sixth time lucky bidding to host the World Cup, and may succeed having partnered with Spain and Portugal in aiming for the 2030 finals.
Atletico Madrid have left it late to see off Girona in La Liga, Spain striker Alvaro Morata sealing a 1-0 win for the third-placed side from the capital.
American athlete Dick Fosbury, whose ‘Fosbury Flop’ technique changed the high jump forever, and won him gold at the 1968 Olympics, has died aged 76.
Tim Tszyu’s next opponent hasn’t even let the Aussie celebrate his maiden world title before questioning his credentials ahead of an undisputed bout in Vegas.
Mikel Arteta’s Arsenal have gone five points clear again in the EPL by beating Fulham 3-0 while Man Utd’s Casemiro was sent off in a 0-0 draw with Southampton.
Alyssa Healy and Tahlia McGrath have both struck attractive fifties but couldn’t prevent UP Warriorz from losing to the unbeaten Mumbai Indians in the WPL.