Football: France beats Russia in friendly

The win is France's first at Stade de France since last November's terrorist attacks in Paris PARIS – France won its first game at...

Football: Tight security for France-Russia friendly

Some 400 police officers and snipers will be on duty during tonight's friendly at Stade de France in ParisPARIS - French police have...

Football: Turkey to meet Austria in friendly Tuesday

The teams, both of which are qualified for Euro 2016, will play in Vienna ISTANBUL - The Turkish national football team will be...

Afghans celebrate historic cricket victory

Afghanistan makes history in nail-biting encounter by defeating cricketing powerhouse West Indies by six wicketsBy Shadi Khan SaifKABUL - Young Afghans thronged the...

Football: Turkey beats Sweden 2-1 in friendly

Turkish forward Cenk Tosun scores two goals for his teamANKARA - Turkey beat Sweden 2-1 at a friendly football match in...

Dutch football legend Johan Cruyff dies at 68

He had been receiving cancer treatment in BarcelonaISTANBUL - Dutch football legend Johan Cruyff has died on Thursday at age 68.The Cruyff Foundation...

Turkey, Sweden to play friendly football game in Antalya

Paris Saint-Germain star Ibrahimovic will not play against Turkey due to fatigue STOCKHOLM – Turkey will play a friendly football match with Sweden...

Football player decides to quit club post Brussels attack

Argentinian striker Suarez says he will leave Belgian football club for sake of his family's securityISTANBUL - Argentinian striker Matias Suarez, who plays...

Turkish runner sues IAAF over ‘failures’ in dope test

IAAF had found presence of banned substance in Elvan Abeylegesse's 2005 and 2007 urine samplesANKARA - Turkish female runner Elvan Abeylegesse Wednesday has...

Galatasaray, Fenerbahce derby postponed in Istanbul

Istanbul Governorate website says game postponed following 'serious intelligence' about security concerns receivedISTANBUL – The derby between Turkey’s top football clubs Galatasaray and...

NBA: Spurs hand Warriors 33rd consecutive loss in Texas

Golden State Warriors haven't been able to defeat San Antonio Spurs in Texas during regular season since 1997NEW YORK – The San Antonio...

Barcelona: Arda will be our edge against Atletico

'This is a great opportunity for our team with this pairing against Atletico Madrid,' Barcelona director saysBy Fatih Erel NYON - Barcelona...

Turkish football team appeals to UEFA over referee

Fenerbahce set to apply to European football's governing body over 'scandalous' referee decisions in Europa League clashISTANBUL – Turkish side Fenerbahce will apply...

Football: Derby day in Turkish Super Lig

Istanbul rivals Galatasaray and Fenerbahce to kick-off at 8 p.m. local time in Turkey (1800 GMT) on SundayANKARA - Football fans in Turkey...

Football: Barcelona to face Atletico Madrid in QF

Champions League draw sees Turkish star Arda Turan's former home Atletico Madrid drawn against his current team, BarcelonaNYON, Switzerland - Barcelona will face...

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