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Football 19 Sep 2020 | 1:47 AM

Soccer: Fans of Australian women's team find only men's away shirt is on sale

(Reuters) - Australia's women's soccer team, the Matildas, apologised on Friday after it emerged that their replica away kit was not on sale in female sizes.

Tennis 14 Sep 2020 | 4:34 AM

U.S. Open offers glimpse of tennis' future in pandemic era

NEW YORK (Reuters) - The U.S. Open finishes on Sunday having largely pulled off what was once seen as impossible: hosting an international sports mega-event amid the COVID-19 outbreak.

Tennis 13 Sep 2020 | 8:09 AM

The masks of Naomi Osaka at the U.S. Open

NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. Open champion Naomi Osaka wore a different face mask for each of her matches at Flushing Meadows this year. They each carried the name of a Black American and aimed to highlight racial injustice in the United States to a wider audience:

Cycling 29 Jul 2020 | 1:11 AM

Cycling: Grossschartner wins opening stage of Vuelta a Burgos after late attack

(Reuters) - Bora-Hansgrohe's Felix Grossschartner surged past the rest of the field on the final climb to win the opening stage of the Vuelta a Burgos on Tuesday as the cycling season resumed after a four-month hiatus due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Swimming 14 Jul 2020 | 11:02 PM

Pools shut? No worries. Argentinian paralympic swimmer builds DIY pool with plastic bag

BUENOS AIRES (Reuters) - Sebastián Galleguillo, 18, an Argentine paralympic swimmer, has found an unusual way to train during an almost four-month lockdown in and around capital Buenos Aires due to the coronavirus pandemic that saw his local pool close its doors.

Motorsport 12 Jun 2020 | 12:56 AM

Price is right for first driver in Extreme E

(Reuters) - Off-road truck champion and X Games medallist Sara Price was announced on Thursday as the first driver for the inaugural Extreme E Series, joining Chip Ganassi Racing for the new all electric SUV event.

Athletics 12 Jun 2020 | 12:08 AM

Meetings to feature chlorinated water jumps, sanitized sand pits

BERN (Reuters) - Athletics meeting organizers have been advised to put chlorine in the water jump, clean relay batons between each use and add a solution containing a virucide agent to sand pits as part of hygiene guidelines for events during the coronavirus pandemic.