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Other Sport 03 Mar 2019 | 3:00 PM

Jones retains title, Usman first Africa-born champ

(Reuters) - UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones cruised to an easy victory over Anthony Smith and Kamaru Usman became the first African-born champion as he defeated Tyrone Woodley for the welterweight title at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas.

Other Sport 12 Aug 2017 | 6:54 AM

Los Angeles City Council backs 2028 Olympic bid

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - The Los Angeles City Council on Friday voted unanimously to authorise the city to sign a contract with the International Olympic Committee (IOC) to host the 2028 Summer Games.

Athletics 10 Jun 2017 | 5:46 AM

Bolt will miss the crowds as he considers helping others

KINGSTON, Jamaica (Reuters) - As Usain Bolt prepares to run his last competitive Jamaican race on Saturday, the world's fastest man is already thinking about his future.

Cricket 13 Nov 2015 | 7:47 PM

'Genius' Warner makes it all look so easy at the WACA

PERTH (Reuters) - For a player once dismissed as a Twenty20 slogger, Australia opener David Warner gave a very good impression of a world class test batsman at the peak of his powers when he scored 244 not out against New Zealand at the WACA on Friday.

Athletics 17 Jun 2015 | 10:17 AM

Australian distance great Clarke dies aged 78

SYDNEY (Reuters) - Australian distance running great Ron Clarke, who set 17 world records in the 1960s, died in a Gold Coast hospital after a short illness on Wednesday morning. He was 78.

Football 09 Jul 2014 | 8:27 AM

Factbox - Greatest sporting humiliations

BRASILIA (Reuters) - Hosts Brazil suffered their worst World Cup defeat ever when they were crushed 7-1 by Germany in the semi-final in Belo Horizonte on Tuesday.

Other Sport 23 Oct 2013 | 9:04 AM

WADA to visit Jamaica next week after anger at stonewalling

KINGSTON (Reuters) - The World Anti-Doping Agency will visit Jamaica next week to conduct an audit of the country's anti-doping programme after the world body expressed anger at the Caribbean nation's reluctance to schedule a visit until next year.

Athletics 15 Oct 2013 | 4:32 AM

WADA plans special visit to Jamaica

(Reuters) - The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) is planning a special visit to Jamaica next year following concerns over the Caribbean island's anti-doping programmes.

Other Sport 15 Jul 2013 | 4:17 AM

Jamaican sprinters Powell and Simpson test positive

KINGSTON, Jamaica (Reuters) - Former world 100 metres record holder Asafa Powell and Olympic 4x100 relay silver medallist Sherone Simpson have both tested positive for the stimulant oxilophrine at last month's Jamaican athletics championships.