The world's most famous summer signing showed up for his Juventus medical in style on Monday to a throng of new supporters in Turin holding signs, waving banners and singing songs.
As the heavens opened in Russia and torrential rain lashed down upon the triumphant French team, millions took to the streets of Paris in celebration.
Former NHL goaltender Ray Emery was found dead Sunday in the harbor in Hamilton, Ontario, hours after he disappeared while swimming, police said.
After 64 matches, 169 goals, 49,651 passes and four red cards, Russia 2018 is over and France was the last team standing.
The World Cup has been lifted and the Wimbledon prizes handed out. But for bereft sports fans, golf's British Open is stepping in smartly to fill the void.
There was to be no final, dramatic twist in a World Cup which has been full of joyous surprises and jaw-dropping late drama.
Jean Eric-Vergne capped a triumphant day for France by winning the final round of the Formula E championship in New York Sunday to set the seal on his title-winning season.
Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal dominated men's grand slam tennis in the last year and a half.
Cyclist Richie Porte isn't having much fortune at the Tour de France after the Australian crashed out of the race for a second successive year.
Away from the protests that have accompanied his visit to Britain and in between diplomatic meetings, US President Donald Trump fitted in a game of golf with his son Eric.
Jean-Eric Vergne clinched the Formula E title for France on Bastille Day as the penultimate round in New York was won by departing champion Lucas di Grassi.
Having previously contested the match no team wanted to win, Belgium and England squared up in the contest neither side wanted to play.
It was not meant to be for Serena Williams as Angelique Kerber comfortably beat the record-chasing American in straight sets to secure a first Wimbledon title and third grand slam.
Kevin Anderson outslugged fellow giant John Isner in a record match lasting six hours, 36 minutes to reach his first Wimbledon final.
Situated in a lavish corner of France, AS Monaco's famed football academy has produced some of the game's biggest stars.
On the morning after the night before, eyes learning to refocus again after giddily celebrating Croatia reaching a first World Cup final, Anita Sambol jumped into her car and made the 60 kilometer journey to Zagreb.
Four years after retiring from tennis, two-time grand slam winner Li Na is back at Wimbledon playing in the 2018 edition's legends tournament.
Serena Williams continued her fairytale comeback from maternity leave as she beat Julia Goerges Thursday to reach her 10th Wimbledon final.
It's been 20 years since Croatia not only burst onto the World Cup scene, but also since they advanced beyond the group stages.
The inclusion of rugby sevens in the Olympic Games has had "profound effect on the sport," attracting an estimated 30 million fans globally, according to World Rugby.
In unfamiliar surroundings at Wimbledon, Roger Federer suffered an unfamiliar defeat against a big server who just didn't flinch.
Fans let off flares in the streets and smoke filled the night sky, as Croatia celebrated the goal which took the national football team to the World Cup final for the first time in the country's history.
Even in silhouette, his celebratory pose is instantly recognizable to sports fans across the world.
Serena Williams may have been out of the grand slam game for roughly 16 months as she started a family, but when her back is against the wall -- as one opponent put it last month -- the real Serena still comes out.
Twenty years after France first won the World Cup, Les Bleus moved to within one match of repeating the feats of the celebrated team of 1998 by beating Belgium to reach Sunday's final.
From reigning champions Germany going out in the group stages to Russia beating Spain, there have been many surprising twists at this World Cup -- but perhaps none more so than England manager Gareth Southgate becoming a...