Tennis

Canada's Felix Auger-Aliassime eliminated in first round of Tokyo Olympics

1 month ago   |   By Sportsnet

Canadian tennis player Felix Auger-Aliassime lost his opening round match of the singles tennis tournament against Australia's Max Purcell at the Tokyo Olympics.
Auger-Aliassime was supposed to play Andy Murray but the two-time defending champion was forced to withdraw from the event. Murray will remain in the doubles tournament with partner Joe Salisbury.
Despite being a late replacement, Purcell took the match 6-4, 7-6(2) and will face either Dominik Koepfer or Facundo Bagnis.
Auger-Alisassime is scheduled to compete in the mixed doubles tournament with Gabriela Dabrowski. The No. 15 has...
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Tokyo Olympics: Ben Whittaker beats Colombia's Vivas Palacios to reach round of 16

1 month ago   |   By BBC

Watch as Team GB light-heavyweight Ben Whittaker beats Colombia's Vivas Palacios to reach the round of 16 on day two of the Tokyo Olympics.
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Tokyo 2020: Jade Jones loses to Kimia Alizadeh in first match

1 month ago   |   By BBC

Watch the final moments as two-time champion Jade Jones loses in her first match at the Tokyo Olympics to Kimia Alizadeh of the Refugee Olympic Team.
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Barty in shock first-round Games loss

1 month ago   |   By ESPN

Ash Barty has been sensationally knocked out of the Tokyo Olympics singles in the first round, stunned by unheralded Spaniard Sara Sorribes Tormo in straight sets.
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Ash Barty knocked out of Tokyo Olympics in first-round women's tennis upset

Ash Barty knocked out of Tokyo Olympics in first-round women's tennis upset

1 month ago   |   By Sporting News

Barty lost to the world's 48th-ranked player, Sara Sorribes Tormo of Spain.
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Barty shocked in Olympic singles debut

Barty shocked in Olympic singles debut

1 month ago   |   By Tennis Australia

Ash Barty has suffered a surprise first-round singles loss to Spaniard Sara Sorribes Tormo at the Tokyo Olympics.
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Duckworth scores hard-fought win in Olympic Games debut

Duckworth scores hard-fought win in Olympic Games debut

1 month ago   |   By Tennis Australia

Australian James Duckworth is through to the second round in the men's singles competition at the Tokyo 2020...
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Adam Peaty: Olympic champion through to breaststroke final in Tokyo

1 month ago   |   By BBC

Watch as defending Olympic champion Adam Peaty wins his 100m breaststroke semi-final at the Tokyo Olympics
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Tokyo Olympics: Tunisia's Ahmed Hafnaoui wins gold, surfing and skateboarding debut & Jade Jones beaten

1 month ago   |   By BBC

Watch key moments from the early events of day two at the Tokyo Olympics including a swimming shock, new sports taking centre stage and heartbreak for Jade Jones.
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Tokyo Olympics: World number one Ashleigh Barty stunned by Sara Sorribes Tormo in first round

1 month ago   |   By BBC

World number one Ashleigh Barty is stunned by Sara Sorribes Tormo of Spain in the first round of women's Olympics singles in Tokyo.
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Tokyo Olympics: Jade Jones eliminated in first round in Tokyo

1 month ago   |   By BBC

Two-time Olympic taekwondo champion Jade Jones loses her first-round match with Kimia Alizadeh at the Tokyo Games.
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Duckworth scores hard-fought win in Olympic Games debut

Duckworth scores hard-fought win in Olympic Games debut

Australian James Duckworth is through to the second round in the men's singles competition at the Tokyo 2020... Read more ...

Alex Bono comes up big as Toronto FC holds on to defeat Chicago Fire

Alex Bono comes up big as Toronto FC holds on to defeat Chicago Fire

Alex Bono stood tall in goal and Toronto FC got goals from Yeferson Soteldo and Nick DeLeon, hanging on for a 2-1 win over the Chicago Fire on Saturday that extended its... Read more ...

C.J. Sapong scores two goals early in Nashville SC's shutout win vs. FC...

C.J. Sapong scores two goals early in Nashville SC's shutout win vs. FC Cincinnati, 3-0

Nashville SC defeated FC Cincinnati, 3-0, thanks to goals from C.J. Sapong and Randall Leal in the 13th, 35th, and 57th minute. Nashville extends its unbeaten home streak to 12... Read more ...

Mexico dominates Honduras, 3-0, moves into semis with another clean sheet

Mexico dominates Honduras, 3-0, moves into semis with another clean sheet

Mexico remained unscored upon during the Gold Cup in a convincing 3-0 win over Honduras. Jonathan dos Santos, Rogelio Funes Mori, and Orbelin Pineda all scored thrilling goals... Read more ...

Draft Weekend Recap with Kings GM Rob Blake

Draft Weekend Recap with Kings GM Rob Blake

Thoughts from LA Kings GM Rob Blake, covering a myriad of topics, including the 2021 NHL Draft, pending contracts, trades, and more... On what was happening at the Kings Draft... Read more ...

Chicago Fire lose to Toronto FC, 2-1, despite putting up 12 shots on goal

Chicago Fire lose to Toronto FC, 2-1, despite putting up 12 shots on goal

The Chicago Fire put up 12 shots on goal, while Toronto FC put up three but still lost the match by a score of 2-1. Read more ...

Zarek Valentin's own goal costs Houston win over San Jose in 1-1 draw

Zarek Valentin's own goal costs Houston win over San Jose in 1-1 draw

The Houston Astros and San Jose Earthquakes played to a 1-1 draw, thanks to Zarek Valentin's own goal in the 45th minute. San Jose is now winless in its past 11 matches. Read more ...

Real Salt Lake cruises past Colorado Rapids, 3-0

Real Salt Lake cruises past Colorado Rapids, 3-0

Real Salt Lake dominated the Colorado Rapids, 3-0, Saturday night thanks to an own goal and Bobby Wood and Rubio Rubin goals. Read more ...

Arsenal transfer boost as club chief confirms midfielder is seeking a summer...

Arsenal transfer boost as club chief confirms midfielder is seeking a summer move

Arsenal have reportedly been given a huge boost in their hunt for a new midfielder as it looks like Denis Zakaria could be on the move this summer. The Gunners are being tipped... Read more ...

Bryson DeChambeau out of Tokyo Olympics golf after positive COVID-19 test

Bryson DeChambeau out of Tokyo Olympics golf after positive COVID-19 test

Patrick Reed will represent the USA in his place. Read more ...