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De La Hoya flays Mayweather vs. McGregor 'circus' By Reuters - 3 hours ago

(Reuters) - Hall of Famer Oscar De La Hoya has termed the proposed bout between retired American boxer Floyd Mayweather and Irish mixed martial arts champion Conor McGregor a ...

Baseball for the blind takes flight in Cuba By Reuters - 6 hours ago

By Sarah Marsh HAVANA (Reuters) - Yubis Zapata had to stop playing baseball when he lost his eyesight during military service due to an explosion, so for him, it is a miracle to ...

James, Cavs KO Celts, set up rematch vs. Warriors By Reuters - 7 hours ago

(The Sports Xchange) - LeBron James and the defending champion Cleveland Cavaliers are headed back to the NBA Finals. James scored 35 points and added eight rebounds, eight ...

James surpasses Jordan as playoffs scoring leader By Reuters - 7 hours ago

(Reuters) - Cleveland forward LeBron James has moved past Hall of Famer Michael Jordan as the leading scorer in NBA playoff history on his way to helping the Cavaliers ease into a...

Lewis, Hsu on top after first round in Ann Arbor By Reuters - 9 hours ago

(The Sports Xchange) - Stacy Lewis shot a seven-under 65 to take a share of the first-round lead with Taiwan's Hsu Wei-Ling in the Volvik Championship on Thursday in Ann ...

Manchester bombing on drivers' minds at Indy 500 By Reuters - 10 hours ago

By Steve Keating INDIANAPOLIS (Reuters) - Even in the United States heartland the Manchester bomb attack that killed 22 people and left dozens injured was on the minds of drivers ...

Alonso the rising tide lifting IndyCar By Reuters - 11 hours ago

By Steve Keating INDIANAPOLIS (Reuters) - There is no mistaking who the headliner is at this year's Indianapolis 500 as Fernando Alonso hogged the spotlight on Media Day at ...

Motorcycling: Rossi injured in motocross accident By Reuters - 11 hours ago

(Reuters) - Italian MotoGP great Valentino Rossi has been taken to hospital in Italy after being involved in a motocross accident on Thursday, his Yamaha team said in a statement....

Motor racing: Bourdais released from hospital By Reuters - 16 hours ago

(Reuters) - Sebastien Bourdais, injured in a spectacular crash during qualifying for the Indianapolis 500, was discharged from hospital and moved to a local rehabilitation ...