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GOLD COAST, Australia (Reuters) - Queensland police have launched a criminal investigation into an allegation that the Mauritian team chef de mission sexually assaulted one of the delegation's athletes at the Gold Coast Commonwealth Games.
GOLD COAST, Australia (Reuters) - Indigenous rights activists disrupted a leg of the Commonwealth Games baton relay at Australia's Gold Coast on Wednesday and demanded Britain's royal family members ask them for permission to visit "stolen" land.
GOLD COAST, Australia (Reuters) - England have been listed as an African nation with capital Banjul in the official program for the Commonwealth Games' opening ceremony, leaving Gold Coast organizers red-faced.
LONDON (Reuters) - Four times world champion Lewis Hamilton is Britain's sole representative on the Formula One starting grid this season but it may not be long before the Mercedes driver is joined by another.
GOLD COAST, Australia (Reuters) - Queensland police have launched a criminal investigation into allegations that a Mauritian team official sexually assaulted one of the delegation's athletes at the Gold Coast Commonwealth Games.
(Reuters) - A rematch between Kazakhstan's world middleweight champion Gennady Golovkin and Saul 'Canelo' Alvarez scheduled for May 5 has been canceled following the Mexican's positive test for the banned substance Clenbuterol, fight promoters said on Tuesday.
AUGUSTA, Georgia (Reuters) - Tiger Woods has not competed at the U.S. Masters since 2015 but that did not stop the four-times champion from sending a warning shot to his rivals on Tuesday that echoed through the tall pines that line Augusta National.
AUGUSTA, Georgia (Reuters) - The new generation of great players, including Jordan Spieth and Justin Thomas, have often talked of how Tiger Woods inspired them to pursue golf greatness and how cool it would be to go up against him on the big stage.
AUGUSTA, Georgia (Reuters) - Justin Thomas knows his way around a golf course but that did not stop the world number two from doing his best to sneak a few tips from a pair of former U.S. Masters champions this week at Augusta National.
(Reuters) - Norwegian biathlete Ole Einar Bjoerndalen has announced his retirement from the sport he dominated for over two decades, winning eight Olympic gold medals and 20 world titles in a glittering career spanning 25 years.
GOLD COAST, Australia (Reuters) - An India boxing team doctor was found by a Commonwealth Games Federation (CGF) Court to have breached the event's "No Needle Policy" by failing to store syringes properly in the run-up to the quadrennial showpiece in Australia.
GOLD COAST, Australia (Reuters) - A fervent home crowd is expected to help propel Australia's swimming team to the top of the medals table in the pool for the 10th successive Commonwealth Games but also banish memories of a poor return at last year's world championships.
LONDON (Reuters) - Cycling's Hammer Series will roll into Hong Kong in October with one of the men behind the novel all-action format predicting it could become the two-wheeled version of Twenty20 cricket.