Alexa
  • Directory of Taiwan

Cricket great Eoin Morgan retires from internationals

LONDON (AP) — Eoin Morgan confirmed his retirement from international cricket and stepped down as England's white-ball captain after more than seven years on Tuesday. After England's...

Springboks select Jantjies at 10, Willemse at 15 for Wales

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — South Africa selected Elton Jantjies at flyhalf and Damian Willemse at fullback and included uncapped forwards Salmaan Moerat and Elrigh Louw on the bench for the first test agains...

Fans push soccer club to cancel Qatar game over human rights

WATFORD, England (AP) — Fan groups said they persuaded English soccer club Watford on Monday to cancel a planned preseason game against Qatar over human rights issues. The supporter ...

Spain loses appeal, remains out of 2023 Rugby World Cup

DUBLIN (AP) — Spain's appeal to requalify for the Rugby World Cup next year was thrown out on Monday. World Rugby said an independent appeal committee upheld the decision in April to...

Atlanta loses Brooks Lennon 6-8 weeks with knee injury

ATLANTA (AP) — Injury-plagued Atlanta United has lost another player, announcing Monday that defender Brooks Lennon will miss six to eight weeks after a freak incident. Lennon injure...

Taiwan takes team gold in women's archery in Paris

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The women's recurve team captured gold at the third stage 2022 Hyundai Archery World Cup in Paris, France, with a 5-1 victory over India on Sunday (June 26). The te...

LAFC hopeful Bale can join club within a couple weeks

LOS ANGELES (AP) — John Thorrington confirmed Sunday that Gareth Bale is joining Los Angeles FC. The timing of when that will happen remains a bit unsettled. Thorrington, LAFC's co-p...

Hooda leads India to 7-wicket win in rain-hit T20 v Ireland

MALAHIDE, Ireland (AP) — Deepak Hooda smashed an unbeaten 47 off 29 balls as India eased to a seven-wicket victory in the rain-hit first Twenty20 international against Ireland on Sunday. ...

Smith scores twice, US women beat Colombia 3-0 in Colorado

COMMERCE CITY, Colo. (AP) — Sophia Smith scored twice in the second half and the U.S. women's national team beat Colombia 3-0 on Saturday night to extend its home unbeaten streak to 68 games. ...

AP source: Gareth Bale signs with MLS leaders Los Angeles FC

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Los Angeles FC has reached a deal with Welsh forward Gareth Bale to move to Major League Soccer after his departure from Real Madrid, a person close to the deal told The Associated ...

New Zealand beats Tonga 26-6 in rare rugby league test

AUCKLAND, New Zealand (AP) — A strong first-half performance set up New Zealand’s 26-6 win over Tonga on Saturday in the home side's first rugby league test in almost three years. Ne...

Group asks for living wages, labor rights for 2026 World Cup

With this year's World Cup in Qatar clouded by labor and human rights issues, there's a push for the North American cities awarded games for the 2026 tournament to commit to livable wages, equitable h...

Athletes react to the Supreme Court's abortion decision

U.S. national soccer team star Megan Rapinoe expressed her anger Friday over the Supreme Court's decision to strip the nation’s constitutional protections for abortion, decrying an erosion of rights t...

Former Brazil player Richarlyson says he is bisexual

SAO PAULO (AP) — Former Brazil and Sao Paulo midfielder Richarlyson said in a podcast on Friday that he is bisexual, a rare revelation in a country where macho culture in soccer is rife. ...

Al-Khelaïfi acquitted again, Valcke guilty in FIFA retrial

GENEVA (AP) — Paris Saint-Germain president Nasser al-Khelaïfi was acquitted in Switzerland on Friday for a second time in a retrial of alleged wrongdoing linked to former FIFA secretary general Jérôm...