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Sport

Switzerland opens criminal case against FIFA boss Infantino

The public prosecutor also requested approval to open proceedings against Swiss Attorney General Michael Lauber.

Switzerland opens criminal case against FIFA boss Infantino

Saudi Arabia

Qatar 'perplexed' by Saudi Arabia's decision to appeal WTO ruling

On beIN pirating case, Doha says Riyadh's move shows 'Saudi Arabia fully understands that it lost'.

Qatar 'perplexed' by Saudi Arabia's decision to appeal WTO ruling

United States

US Major League Baseball season roiled by COVID-19 postponements

The postponements mark a potentially ominous development for professional sports leagues in the US and Canada.

US Major League Baseball season roiled by COVID-19 postponements

Qatar

Qatar announces plan to bid for 2032 Olympic Games

Qatar Olympic Committee formally requests to join 'continuous dialogue' to host the Games as early as 12 years from now.

Qatar announces plan to bid for 2032 Olympic Games

Latin America

Mexican football league resumes with no spectators amid pandemic

Why football league is kicking off in Mexico despite coronavirus fears.

Europe

Top Swiss prosecutor offers resignation over FIFA case fallout

A Swiss court confirms Lauber had lied about his secret meetings with FIFA President Gianni Infantino.

Top Swiss prosecutor offers resignation over FIFA case fallout

Boxing

Tyson to return to ring for exhibition bout against Roy Jones Jr

Mike Tyson to take on four-division world champion Roy Jones Jr in exhibition fight on September 12.

Tyson to return to ring for exhibition bout against Roy Jones Jr

Asia Pacific

Uncertainty surrounds one-year countdown for Tokyo Olympics

Thursday marks one year before the next summer Olympics, Tokyo '202ONE'.

Saudi Arabia

EPL must probe Saudi human rights record in Newcastle bid: HRW

Premier League chief executive has previously suggested the proposed takeover had become complicated.

EPL must probe Saudi human rights record in Newcastle bid: HRW

NewsFeed

Game on for Gaza's young amputee footballers

Gaza's young amputee football players are back on the pitch now that coronavirus restrictions have been eased.

Cricket

India cricket board seeks government nod to host IPL in UAE

BCCI says it is seeking permission to stage this year's Indian Premier League in the Gulf state due to COVID-19 crisis.

India cricket board seeks government nod to host IPL in UAE