Top Sports News

Subscribe to Top Sports News feed Top Sports News is your source for breaking news, business, financial and investing news, including personal finance and stocks. Reuters is the leading global provider of news, financial information and technology solutions to the world's media, financial institutions, businesses and individuals.
Updated: 13 min 51 sec ago

Farah crowned BBC Sports Personality of the Year

Sun, 12/17/2017 - 4:05pm
LONDON (Reuters) - Britain's Olympic and world champion Mo Farah capped his final season as a track athlete by winning the BBC Sports Personality of the Year award on Sunday.

Squash: Eqypt's Mohamed Elshorbagy beats his brother to win world title

Sun, 12/17/2017 - 3:46pm
MANCHESTER, England (Reuters) - Mohamed Elshorbagy of Egypt predicted a new era for squash after beating his younger brother Marwan on Sunday in the first final between siblings in the men's world championship.

NFL takes over probe into misconduct claims against Panthers owner

Sun, 12/17/2017 - 1:42pm
(Reuters) - The National Football League said on Sunday it has taken over an investigation into allegations of workplace misconduct by Carolina Panthers owner Jerry Richardson, two days after the team said it was launching an internal probe into the matter.

Alpine skiing: Hirscher destroys field to win again in Alta Badia

Sun, 12/17/2017 - 8:15am
ALTA BADIA, Italy (Reuters) - Austrian Marcel Hirscher destroyed the field to win the giant slalom by a massive 1.7 seconds at Alta Badia on Sunday - the fifth year in a row he has won the race at the Italian resort.

Alpine skiing: Veith wins first race since injury, Vonn pulls out

Sun, 12/17/2017 - 6:35am
VAL D'ISERE, France (Reuters) - Olympic champion Anna Veith won her first race since suffering a serious knee injury more than two years ago when she took the Super G at Val d'Isere on Sunday while American Lindsey Vonn withdrew due to a sore knee.

Sailing: Frenchman Gabart sets new round-the-world record

Sun, 12/17/2017 - 6:14am
PARIS (Reuters) - Frenchman Francois Gabart set a world record for sailing around the world alone on Sunday, completing his journey in 42 days and 16 hours.

Golf: Rose cruises to Indonesian Masters title

Sun, 12/17/2017 - 5:55am
(Reuters) - England's Justin Rose carded a 10-under-par 62 in the final round of the Indonesian Masters on Sunday to record a dominant eight-stroke victory at the Asian Tour event.

Alpine skiing: Vonn pulls out of Super G with sore knee

Sun, 12/17/2017 - 4:44am
VAL D'ISERE, France (Reuters) - American Lindsey Vonn pulled out of the World Cup Super G race at Val d'Isere with a sore knee on Sunday, one day after winning her first race of the season.

Tennis: Positive Kvitova looking forward to a stronger 2018

Sun, 12/17/2017 - 4:35am
(Reuters) - Returning to playing tennis again was all Petra Kvitova could have hoped for after being stabbed in the hand last December and the twice Wimbledon champion is glad that a tough and emotional year is coming to an end.

Highlights of Saturday's NHL games

Sun, 12/17/2017 - 1:10am
(The Sports Xchange) - Highlights of National Hockey League games on Saturday:

NHL-Senators beat Canadiens in frigid first outdoor game of season

Sat, 12/16/2017 - 11:50pm
(The Sports Xchange) - In an outdoor game with temperatures dipping past the freezing point, being hit by a puck was never less fun.

Highlights of Saturday's NBA games

Sat, 12/16/2017 - 11:26pm
(The Sports Xchange) - Highlights of National Basketball Association games on Saturday:

NHL: Senators beat Canadiens 3-0 in first outdoor game of season

Sat, 12/16/2017 - 10:08pm
(The Sports Xchange) - Craig Anderson stopped 28 shots for his second shutout of the season as the Ottawa Senators defeated the Montreal Canadiens 3-0 in the NHL100 Classic at TD Place on Saturday night.

Highlights of Saturday's NFL games

Sat, 12/16/2017 - 9:45pm
(The Sports Xchange) - Highlights of National Football League games on Saturday:

Major League Baseball roundup

Sat, 12/16/2017 - 7:27pm
(The Sports Xchange) - The Los Angeles Dodgers acquired outfielder Matt Kemp from the Atlanta Braves in exchange for four players and cash considerations, the Dodgers announced Saturday.

National Football League roundup

Sat, 12/16/2017 - 7:26pm
(The Sports Xchange) - The Green Bay Packers officially activated quarterback Aaron Rodgers off injured reserve Saturday ahead of the team traveling for Sunday's game against the Carolina Panthers.

McGregor plans return to MMA for next fight

Sat, 12/16/2017 - 6:32pm
The Sports Xchange) - Forget about Conor McGregor stepping back into the boxing ring anytime soon. It appears that the 29-year-old will head back to fight in the octagon, not the squared circle.

Dazzling Man City disappearing into the distance

Sat, 12/16/2017 - 3:02pm
LONDON (Reuters) - Manchester City soared above the fog swirling round the Etihad Stadium to demolish Tottenham Hotspur 4-1 and leave the rest of the Premier League peering into the distance in search of Pep Guardiola's record-breaking team on Saturday.

Canadian women's gymnastics director charged with sexual abuses: police

Sat, 12/16/2017 - 2:59pm
TORONTO (Reuters) - The director of the Canadian women's gymnastics team, David Brubaker, was arrested and charged in court with 10 counts of sexual crimes, police said.

Chelsea and Arsenal earn narrow wins, Palace on the rise

Sat, 12/16/2017 - 12:27pm
LONDON (Reuters) - Champions Chelsea claimed an eighth win in their last 10 Premier League games at home to Southampton and Arsenal edged past Newcastle United as the London clubs maintained their distant pursuit of leaders Manchester City on Saturday.