Japan’s Naomi Osaka has refused to criticize Serena Williams after her historic U.S. Open victory was overshadowed by the American’s furious row with the chair umpire.
Lewis Hamilton may have tightened his grip on a fifth world title after extending his championship lead with a surprise victory in Monza two weeks ago, yet Mercedes is playing down the Briton’s chances of adding to that triumph in Singapore.
Umpire Carlos Ramos has made his first public statement since the U.S. Open, saying he was “good” despite the firestorm of controversy that followed his officiating of last weekend’s women’s final between Serena Williams and Naomi Osaka.
Italian Moto2 rider Romano Fenati on Monday apologised for his “impulsive” behaviour after being sacked by his Marinelli Snipers Team for grabbing rival Stefano Manzi’s brake while riding at a speed of over 200kph during the San Marino motorcycling Grand Prix.
Diego Maradona arrived to a hero’s welcome in Mexico on Sept. 8 as the new technical director of second division Dorados landed in the relative footballing outpost of Culiacan.
Turkey clawed back from a two-goal deficit to defeat Sweden 3-2 on Sept. 10 in a UEFA Nations League group match at Sweden’s Friends Arena.
The U.S. Open final suddenly appeared to be slipping away from Novak Djokovic. He dropped three consecutive games. He was barking at himself, at his entourage, at a crowd vocally supporting his opponent, Juan Martin del Potro. He was, in short, out of sorts.
German goalkeeper Loris Karius, who was transferred by Istanbul-based football giants Beşiktaş from Liverpool FC, has raised some eyebrows after several Turkish women claimed they received “flirty” messages on social media from the famous shot-stopper.
Turkey's U19 women volleyball team have qualified for the semifinals in 2018 CEV Volleyball European Championship.
Turkish football club Fenerbahçe's UEFA Europa League squad was unveiled on Sept. 5.