European roundup: Atlético slip again as Inter close in on Serie A title

  Darmian scores late Inter winner, Atalanta into top four Schalke ends winless run, Depay scores twice for Lyon Cristian Tello celebrates Real Betis’s equaliser against Atlético as Diego Simeone’s team went top but lost...

How table tennis changed the world, 50 years on

Zhang Xielin still remembers his team's chance encounter with Glenn Cowan Photo: AFP By Peter STEBBINGS - Japan Today SHANGHAI It was 50 years ago but Zhang Xielin still remembers vividly how a shaggy-haired American table tennis...

Masters 2021: Hideki Matsuyama claims one-shot victory at Augusta National

https://www.bbc.com-By Alex Bysouth BBC Sport Hideki Matsuyama held off the field to win the Masters by one stroke at Augusta National and become the first Japanese man to claim a major title. Matsuyama had a four-shot...

Tottenham 1-3 Manchester United: Paul Pogba inspires fightback to pile pressure on Jose Mourinho

https://www.sportinglife.com/-Graham Ruthven pinpoints Paul Pogba as the star of Sunday's match No Premier League team has won as many points from losing positions (25) as Manchester United this season. Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s side repeated the...

Armenian weightlifters win silver and bronze at European Championships

https://en.armradio.am-Siranush Ghazanchyan Armenia’s Gor Minasyan and Varazdat Lalayan won silver and bronze medals at the European Weightlifting Championships held in Moscow, Russia. In the +109 kg weight category, Minasyan was the second with the combined result...

Premier League: 10 things to look out for this weekend

Tottenham and Everton both need a result while Pep Guardiola and Marcelo Bielsa may serve up another feast of football Clockwise from top left; Tottenham manager José Mourinho, West Ham’s Jesse Lingard, Pep Guardiola and...

Europa League: Arsenal 1-1 Slavia Prague, Granada 0-2 Manchester United

https://www.sportinglife.com - Marcus Rashford celebrates. Manchester United have one foot in the Europa League last four after a 2-0 quarter-final first-leg win at Granada but Arsenal concede an injury-time equaliser to draw 1-1 at home...

Weightlifter Karen Avagyan becomes Champion of Europe

YEREVAN, APRIL 8, ARMENPRESS. Member of the Armenian weightlifting team Karen Avagyan became the champion of the European Championship, and Andranik Karapetyan ranked 3rd. ARMENPRESS reports Avagyan became the European champion with the result of...

China warns Washington not to boycott Winter Olympics

Chinese attendants dressed in winter costumes rehearse the award ceremony of the men's 500-meters race during a test event for the 2022 Beijing Winter Olympics at the National Speed Skating Oval in Beijing, on...

Liverpool’s unforced errors cannot detract from the one Klopp made

Jürgen Klopp’s side’s history of comebacks is one of the few things in their favour when Real Madrid return to Anfield Jürgen Klopp remonstrates with a match official as Real Madrid celebrate. Photograph: Getty Images The...

Tiger Woods car crash: Golfing great drove at almost double the speed limit

https://www.bbc.com-Tiger Woods suffered serious injuries in the crash Tiger Woods was driving close to double the 45mph speed limit when he crashed in February, according to Los Angeles County's sheriff. The 15-time major champion, 45, had...

Champions League: Chelsea cruise past Porto to put one foot into semi-finals

https://www.sportinglife.com-Chelsea look favourites to progress into the semi-finals after clinical win. Mason Mount’s masterful strike and Ben Chilwell’s late finish handed Chelsea a fine 2-0 Champions League quarter-final first-leg win over Porto in Seville. Mount latched...

Armenia climb in FIFA World Ranking after three consecutive wins

https://en.armradio.am-Siranush Ghazanchyan Armenia have climbed nine positions in FIFA World Ranking after three consecutive victories in the World Cup Qualification round and is currently ranked 90th. Belgium top the ranking followed by France and Brazil. This edition’s...

US considers BOYCOTT of 2022 Beijing Olympics, may convince allies to skip winter games...

With Washington viewing China’s treatment of Uighur Muslims as “genocide,” the US weighs following the calls of activists who want Western countries to boycott the games. A boycott “is something that we certainly wish to discuss,” State...

U.S. weighs Beijing Olympics boycott with partners, allies

Chinese figure skater Xu Jingyu performs her women's single skating short programme during a test event for the 2022 Beijing Winter Olympics at the Capital Indoor Stadium in Beijing, Sunday, April 4, 2021. The...

Champions League round-up: Liverpool beaten handily by Real as City beat Dortmund

https://www.sportinglife.com-Liverpool's Trent Alexander-Arnold made multiple defensive errors in the defeat to Real Madrid Real Madrid cruised to a 3-1 home win over Liverpool, while Manchester City scored a late winner against Borussia Dortmund. Real Madrid 3-1...

North Korea says it will skip Tokyo Olympics to protect athletes from Covid-19

North Korea has become the first country to bow out of the 2021 Olympics, set for Tokyo this summer, with the country’s sports ministry citing the ongoing threat posed by the coronavirus pandemic. “The Olympic...

Fallen giants seek revival as Real Madrid, Liverpool battle again

Mo Salah (right) is pulled to the ground by Sergio Ramos leading to a dislocated shoulder during the 2018 Champions League final in Kiev Photo: AFP By Kieran CANNING and Thomas ALLNUTT -  Japan Today MADRID Liverpool's...

Klopp knows Liverpool will have to do it the hard way as Real Madrid...

Liverpool manager knows his side can salvage something this season with defence improving before Champions League tie Diogo Jota, who scored twice at the weekend against Arsenal, fronts up Liverpool’s last training session before facing...

Salah Can Prove Loyalty to Liverpool in Real Madrid Showdown

Mohamed Salah can silence the critics who question his loyalty to Liverpool by avenging the most painful moment of his career when the Egypt star faces Real Madrid in the Champions League quarter-finals on...