From courtrooms to rugby fields, Wayne Barnes lays down the law
From courtrooms to rugby fields, Wayne Barnes lays down the law

By Matt Majendie, for CNN Wayne Barnes is well versed in how the two lives of a rugby referee often collide.

53 mins ago
Lindsey Vonn wins Spirit of Sport award at the 'Oscars of Sport'
Lindsey Vonn wins Spirit of Sport award at the 'Oscars of Sport'

By Ben Church US ski star Lindsey Vonn picked up the Spirit of Sport award at the "Oscars of Sport" Monday -- on a night where Novak Djokovic and Simone Biles were also recognized for their achievements.

12 hrs 24 mins ago
Is it time for Real Madrid to say goodbye to Brazilian Marcelo?
Is it time for Real Madrid to say goodbye to Brazilian Marcelo?

By Matias Grez, CNN When a player has been at a club for so long, almost becoming part of the furniture in the process, it's often hard to remember a time without them.

17 hrs 39 mins ago
Martina Navratilova criticized for comments about trans women in sport
Martina Navratilova criticized for comments about trans women in sport

By James Masters, CNN Tennis great Martina Navratilova has been criticized after claiming it is a form of "cheating" for transgender women to be allowed to compete in women's sport.

22 hrs 24 mins ago
Zlatan Ibrahimovic: 'Now I just go out on the field and dominate'
Zlatan Ibrahimovic: 'Now I just go out on the field and dominate'

By Glen Levy, CNN Is it possible that the iconic American school bus ultimately inspired Swedish football icon Zlatan Ibrahimovic's move to the US?

23 hrs 39 mins ago
Marcel Hirscher claims third slalom World Championship title
Marcel Hirscher claims third slalom World Championship title

null Marcel Hirscher claimed the third slalom World Championship gold of his career, drawing level with the men's record set by legendary Swede Ingemar Stenmark.

February 17th, 9:44 AM EST
Marcel Hirscher: The greatest ski racer of all time?
Marcel Hirscher: The greatest ski racer of all time?

By Rob Hodgetts, CNN How do you judge greatness in sport? Can you even compare athletes from different eras? Two classic bar room topics with no finite answers.

February 14th, 5:43 AM EST
Lucas di Grassi wins Mexico E Prix as race leader's battery dies on the line
Lucas di Grassi wins Mexico E Prix as race leader's battery dies on the line

null Lucas di Grassi won a thrilling Mexico E Prix, pipping race leader Pascal Wehrlein as his battery died on the line.

February 17th, 8:29 AM EST
Emiliano Sala's funeral held in Argentina
Emiliano Sala's funeral held in Argentina

null Family, friends and former teammates paid their respects to late footballer Emiliano Sala, whose funeral was held in the small Argentine town of Progreso Saturday.

February 16th, 2:44 PM EST
Mikaela Shiffrin makes history with fourth straight slalom gold
Mikaela Shiffrin makes history with fourth straight slalom gold

null Mikaela Shiffrin proved she really is in a league of her own in the slalom, becoming the first skier in history to win four consecutive world titles in the same event.

February 16th, 9:43 AM EST
Marcel Hirscher bags silver as Henrik Kristoffersen wins world title
Marcel Hirscher bags silver as Henrik Kristoffersen wins world title

By Rob Hodgetts, CNN He's trailed in the wake of Marcel Hirscher for most of his career, but Henrik Kristoffersen got the better of his great rival with victory in the giant slalom at the World Championships in Sweden.

February 15th, 1:13 PM EST
Matt Kuchar says he'll apologize to caddie and pay remainder of the $50,000 he requested
Matt Kuchar says he'll apologize to caddie and pay remainder of the $50,000 he requested

By Ralph Ellis, CNN Earlier this week, pro golfer Matt Kuchar defended the $5,000 he paid his fill-in caddie after winning $1,296,000 at the Mayakoba Classic in Mexico, his first PGA tournament victory in four years.

February 15th, 6:28 PM EST
Alliance of American Football had talks with Colin Kaepernick, Tim Tebow
Alliance of American Football had talks with Colin Kaepernick, Tim Tebow

By Jill Martin, CNN An upstart US professional football league reportedly had talks with former NFL quarterback Colin Kaepernick, but it appears that former 49ers quarterback wanted more money than the league was willing...

February 15th, 8:13 AM EST
Colin Kaepernick and Eric Reid settle grievances with NFL
Colin Kaepernick and Eric Reid settle grievances with NFL

By Jill Martin, CNN Colin Kaepernick and Eric Reid -- who drew controversy for kneeling during the National Anthem when the two were San Francisco 49ers teammates -- have settled their collusion grievance cases against the...

February 15th, 2:28 PM EST
North and South Korea want to unify teams for Tokyo 2020
North and South Korea want to unify teams for Tokyo 2020

null North and South Korea have requested that the International Olympic Committee (IOC) allows some teams from the two countries to unify for next year's summer Olympics in Tokyo.

February 15th, 9:58 AM EST
Emiliano Sala's body returns to Argentina ahead of funeral
Emiliano Sala's body returns to Argentina ahead of funeral

By Ben Church, CNN Emiliano Sala's body has been returned to Argentina Friday ahead of the football player's funeral at the weekend.

February 15th, 5:58 AM EST
Rugby World Cup: Remembering the shock of the century
Rugby World Cup: Remembering the shock of the century

By George Ramsay, CNN With time almost up on the clock, Japan rolled the dice on England's south coast.

February 15th, 7:28 AM EST
Winx: The 'Usain Bolt' of horse racing prepares to defend unbeaten streak
Winx: The 'Usain Bolt' of horse racing prepares to defend unbeaten streak

By Ben Church, CNN Anticipation has been building in Australia as wonder horse Winx prepares to take center stage yet again.

February 15th, 5:58 AM EST
Sam Bird ready to soar in Mexico City after dream start to season
Sam Bird ready to soar in Mexico City after dream start to season

By James Masters, CNN Sam Bird says he's still pinching himself ahead of this weekend's Mexico City E-Prix after his stunning start to the season propelled him to the top of the drivers' standings.

February 15th, 5:13 AM EST
Mikaela Shiffrin pipped to gold as Petra Vlhova wins giant slalom title
Mikaela Shiffrin pipped to gold as Petra Vlhova wins giant slalom title

By Rob Hodgetts, CNN She's beaten her nearest rival for most of the season, but US skiing star Mikaela Shiffrin came up short behind Petra Vlhova in the giant slalom at the World Championships in Sweden.

February 14th, 1:28 PM EST
Appie Nouri: 'You never know how good he could have been,' says Danny Blind
Appie Nouri: 'You never know how good he could have been,' says Danny Blind

By Nick Friend and Sean Coppack, CNN "You never know [how good he could have been]," says a visibly emotional Danny Blind, Ajax's former manager and the head of its academy, as he remembers the impact Abdelhak Nouri...

February 15th, 4:58 AM EST
Matt Kuchar defends controversial payment to stand-in caddie
Matt Kuchar defends controversial payment to stand-in caddie

null The relationship between golfer and caddie is one of sport's most delicate balancing acts.

February 14th, 1:13 PM EST
US soccer club defends decision to offer contract to player who served jail time for sex with minor
US soccer club defends decision to offer contract to player who served jail time for sex with minor

By Matias Grez, CNN A US soccer club is defending its decision to reward a footballer with a new contract, despite the player serving 45 days in jail for having sex with an underage girl.

February 14th, 9:13 AM EST
Shannon Gabriel apologizes for 'do you like boys' comment
Shannon Gabriel apologizes for 'do you like boys' comment

By Nick Friend, for CNN West Indies fast bowler Shannon Gabriel has apologized for asking England captain Joe Root if he liked boys during his team's Test defeat to England in St Lucia.

February 14th, 5:58 AM EST
Lindsey Vonn: Boyfriend P.K. Subban arranges G.O.A.T. tribute
Lindsey Vonn: Boyfriend P.K. Subban arranges G.O.A.T. tribute

By Nick Friend, for CNN The last eight days have proven typically eventful in the life and times of Lindsey Vonn.

February 13th, 11:42 AM EST
Shannon Gabriel given four-match ban for alleged homophobic comment
Shannon Gabriel given four-match ban for alleged homophobic comment

By James Masters. CNN West Indies fast bowler Shannon Gabriel has been banned for four one-day international matches after making an alleged homophobic comment during his team's Test match defeat by England.

February 13th, 11:12 AM EST
Kylian Mbappe: PSG's new figurehead?
Kylian Mbappe: PSG's new figurehead?

Analysis by Nick Friend, for CNN Beforehand all the talk had been of how much Paris Saint-Germain would miss Brazilian superstar Neymar for their Champions League last-16 tie against Manchester United.

February 13th, 7:12 AM EST
From Cruyff to de Ligt: The evolution of Ajax's $500 million football factory
From Cruyff to de Ligt: The evolution of Ajax's $500 million football factory

By Sean Coppack and Eoghan Macguire, CNN Former Ajax player and coach Danny Blind sits down in the club's boardroom and begins to reel off some of the most prominent players to have contributed to its success over the...

February 13th, 6:12 AM EST
Mikaela Shiffrin: Lead singer or backing vocals? High heels or sneakers?
Mikaela Shiffrin: Lead singer or backing vocals? High heels or sneakers?

null Quiet night in or big night out? Heels or sneakers? Olympic gold or an overall World Cup title?

February 13th, 6:12 AM EST
Nico Rosberg: How gas-guzzling F1 champion turned into an eco warrior
Nico Rosberg: How gas-guzzling F1 champion turned into an eco warrior

By Matt Majendie, for CNN The irony is not lost on Nico Rosberg that he has gone from the excesses of Formula 1's gas guzzling to effectively become an eco warrior.

February 13th, 6:12 AM EST