Antonio Conte has said it would be better for his side if Manchester United drop midfielder Paul Pogba again but expects his former protege to start when the two sides meet in the Premier League on Sunday.
The Cycling Federation of India on Friday announced a nine-member team, including five women, for the upcoming Commonwealth Games to be held in Gold Coast.
Germany shocked defending men's ice hockey champions Canada 4-3 on Friday, beating them on Olympic ice for the first time to reach their first gold medal game.
Zinedine Zidane said on Friday he is proud of his side for their resurgent recent form as they target a fifth consecutive victory in all competitions against Alaves on Saturday to continue their charge back up the La Liga table.
Raheem Sterling is struggling to be fit for Manchester City's League Cup final against Arsenal on Sunday but Gabriel Jesus could return, manager Pep Guardiola said on Friday.
Aizawl FC finally got back to winning ways as they blanked Indian Arrows 3-0 in the I-League, ending a run of eight winless matches in Aizawl.
Anirban Lahiri had a tough time on a windy day at the Honda Classic on the PGA Tour as he ended the birdie-less first round at three-over 73.
FIFA said on Friday it had every confidence in its security measures at the World Cup in Russia after hooliganism in the host nation came under fresh scrutiny.
Farhaan Behardien reckons that batsmen will have to be smart with shot-selection since big hits won't be easy to execute at Newlands in the series-deciding third T20I.
Suresh Raina says he wants to use the opportunity of playing the T20Is against South Africa to regain his place in the India ODI team ahead of the 2019 World Cup.
FIFA has ended its involvement in Brazil forward Neymar's dispute with his former club Barcelona over an outstanding bonus payment of 43 million euros ($53.5 million), world football's ruling body said on Friday.
Vikas Krishan (75kg) and the unheralded Gourav Solanki (52kg) advanced to the semifinals to assure themselves of medals at the 69th Strandja Memorial Boxing Tournament for men and women in Sofia.
Shahid Afridi took a juggling catch at boundary ropes to dismiss Umar Amin of Quetta Gladiators and help his team Karachi Kings win in PSL.
Sourav Ganguly said international cricket cannot survive without the Twenty20 format, after being asked about hectic schedule and players burnout.
A 35-year-old Minnesota native and now a father of two, Shuster was the 23-year-old lead, throwing the first two stones, for Pete Fenson's team that won the bronze medal in 2006.
Seven-times European champions AC Milan will face Arsenal in the standout last-16 tie in the Europa League after the draw was made in Nyon, Switzerland on Friday.
Two South Korean skaters on Friday brought down the rafters at the Olympic skating arena as local crowds roared approval of their performances and the two earned praise from two-time Olympic medal winner Kim Yuna.
Conor McGregor has vowed to get back in the octagon for his next fight, saying that he offered to take on Frankie Edgar at next weekend's UFC 222 but was denied.
Norway's mixed doubles curling team will be presented Saturday night with the Olympic bronze model that was stripped from the Russian team.
Bournemouth manager Eddie Howe believes striker Jermain Defoe's return to fitness has given everyone in the squad a lift ahead of Saturday's Premier League clash against Newcastle United.
England all-rounder Moeen Ali said he fears for the future of Test cricket, claiming the "disappointing" turnout in the Ashes series in Australia had opened his eyes to the struggles of the game's longer format.
Ganguly and Saurashtra CA boss Madhukar Worah wrote to BCCI on Friday about some practical difficulties in incorporating all Lodha-recommended reforms.
McLaren showed their true colours on Friday with a new papaya orange and blue Formula One car.
Willian is good friends with former manager Jose Mourinho but will be focused solely on winning when he faces Manchester United in the Premier League on Sunday.
India and South Africa eye a perfect finish to the series by winning the third and final T20I tournament of the series at Wanderers on Saturday.
Hundreds of Russian fans roared in celebration when teenage figure skater Alina Zagitova delivered their team's first gold medal on Friday.
Adil Rashid was the leading wicket-taker for England in the Test series against India in 2016 and took 23 wickets in 5 matches.
Tiafoe saved 14 of 16 break-point chances to edge No. 2-seeded Juan Martin del Potro 7-6 (6), 4-6, 7-5.
Jocelyne Larocque apologized Friday for taking off her silver medal almost immediately after it was placed around her neck at the Pyeongchang Olympics.
Despite their loss, Arsenal progressed to the last-16 on aggregate but Wenger was not happy with his team's performance.
Charles Hamelin said the team had rallied round Kim Boutin after the Olympic women's 500 metres bronze medallist was subjected to online abuse and threats at the Pyeongchang Winter Games.
USA Hockey and the national team reached a pay deal just days before the start of the tournament last March.
Jamie Vardy has scored 13 goals in 26 Premier League appearances this campaign, while 24-year-old Harry Kane has netted 23 times to become the league's leading scorer.
India will play five matches against the hosts at the Jinchun National Athletic Centre, from March 3 to 12.
Having already won the three-match ODI series 2-1, the Harmanpreet Kaur-led team is 2-1 up in the five-match T20I series.
Russian athletes are banned from competing for their country at the Pyeongchang Games due to allegations of systematic doping cover-ups at the 2014 Sochi Games.