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(Reuters) - NBA players who boycotted games as part of a protest against racial injustice have agreed to resume the playoffs on Saturday in a deal that includes increased access to voting in the U.S. presidential election, the league and players association (NBPA) said on Friday.
CAPE TOWN (Reuters) - Cricket South Africa on Thursday reported two positive COVID-19 tests among national team players who were due to participate in a squad camp taking place this week.
(Reuters) - Tiger Woods and the fans will be missing when golf returns this week after a three-month hiatus due to the novel coronavirus but the Charles Schwab Challenge will otherwise get the full major treatment with a strong field on display.
LONDON (Reuters) - The images were blurred, and the wifi decidedly dodgy, but darts stepped up to the oche on Friday to provide some rare live entertainment for sports-starved fans during the COVID-19 pandemic.
(Reuters) - Odion Ighalo dedicated his first goal for Manchester United to his sister who died in December, as coach Ole Gunnar Solskjaer described the Nigerian as a "natural striker" after a 5-0 win over Club Brugge in the Europa League on Thursday.
MANCHESTER, England (Reuters) - Manchester United forward Anthony Martial was a last-minute absentee from their Europa League last-32, second leg tie against Club Bruges on Thursday due to injury and is doubtful for the Premier League clash at Everton on Sunday.
MADRID (Reuters) - La Liga leaders Real Madrid host neighbours Atletico on Saturday, with the visitors on their worst run of results since Diego Simeone took charge in 2011.
(Reuters) - Manchester United's young forward Mason Greenwood has all the qualities to have a successful career but he needs to be given time to flourish after making his breakthrough in the senior team this season, manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer said on Tuesday.
WOLVERHAMPTON, England (Reuters) - Wolverhampton Wanderers were held to a 1-1 draw at home by injury-hit Newcastle United as the visitors ended a three-game Premier League losing run to earn a gritty point on Saturday.
(Reuters) - Chelsea midfielder N'Golo Kante remains sidelined with an ankle injury but the club has received a boost with the return of long-term absentee Antonio Rudiger ahead of Saturday's trip to Wolverhampton Wanderers, manager Frank Lampard said on Friday.