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Sport

Renowned F1 director Charlie Whiting dies

Whiting began his Formula One career in 1977 when he joined the Hesketh team.

Qatar

BeIN to take legal action against AFC over Saudi football rights

Qatari broadcaster accuses AFC of colluding with Saudi federation after streaming football games for free.

BeIN to take legal action against AFC over Saudi football rights

Football

FIFA bans former official for seven years in bribery case

Ethics committee imposes a seven-year ban on Rafael Salguero who was offered a large bribe for 2018 World Cup vote.

FIFA bans former official for seven years in bribery case

Sport

Ronaldo lifts Juventus to Champions League quarters

With his side down 2-0 after the first leg, Ronaldo stepped up for Juventus and scored a hat trick.

Ronaldo hat-trick lifts Juventus to Champions League quarters

US & Canada

UFC star McGregor arrested after smashing fan's phone

Irish mixed martial artist released on bail after being charged for robbery and criminal mischief in South Florida.

UFC star Conor McGregor arrested after smashing fan's phone

Australia

Bahraini footballer receives Australian citizenship

Hakeem al-Araibi, who had refugee status in Australia, was arrested last year in Thailand at Bahrain's request.

'I'm an Aussie': Footballer Hakeem al-Araibi receives citizenship

Afghanistan

'Resilience': Afghan wrestling club reopens after suicide attack

The wrestling club in Kabul reopened a few months after an ISIL attack that killed at least 20 people.

'Resilience': Afghan wrestling club reopens after suicide attack

United States

US women's football team players demand equal pay

Top women’s football players sue the US Soccer Federation, claiming the organisation pays them less than male players.

Pakistan

Pakistan wants ICC action against India for wearing army caps

Pakistan says ICC should take notice of Indian cricketers wearing army camouflage caps during an ODI against Australia.

Pakistan wants ICC action against India for wearing army caps

Real Madrid

Ramos' losing bet against Ajax filmed for Amazon documentary

Real Madrid captain intentionally earned yellow card in first leg against Ajax, believing qualification was guaranteed.

Ramos' losing bet against Ajax filmed for Amazon documentary

Sport

Real Madrid knocked out of Champions League by brilliant Ajax

After winning the last three titles in a row, Real Madrid humiliated by Dutch squad 4-1 at home.

Real Madrid knocked out of Champions League by brilliant Ajax