Opinion

Blackballing Kaepernick: Fear of the black athlete

By blackballing Colin Kaepernick, NFL owners are telling all black athletes to stay silent and subservient.

Khaled A Beydoun

by Khaled A Beydoun

Khaled A Beydoun

Sport

Rockets' Harden signs richest NBA contract

Houston Rockets' star guard and MVP runner-up James Harden signs deal to stay at NBA team until 2022-23 season.

NBA: Harden pens $160m contract extension with Rockets

Basketball

Warriors beat Cavaliers to clinch NBA title

Kevin Durant named Finals' MVP as Golden State Warriors clinch second title in three years.

Durant stars as Warriors beat Cavaliers in NBA Finals

Sport

Native Americans protest offensive 'Chief Wahoo' logo

As Cleveland Indians play Chicago Cubs in one of the most anticipated baseball games, activists take aim at mascot.

Cleveland Indians: Native Americans rally against logo

Sport

US: Colin Kaepernick says he has received death threats

San Francisco 49ers' Colin Kaepernick says death threats were made since he began to protest during the national anthem.

US: Colin Kaepernick says he has received death threats

US Sports

Kaepernick keeps up protest against racial inequality

San Francisco 49ers' back-up quarterback says he is speaking for those who do not have his kind of platform.

NFL: Footballer Colin Kaepernick continues his protest

Boxing

Muhammad Ali: A life in pictures

Ali will be remembered as a heavyweight boxing champion, a magnificent showman and a civil rights activist.

Muhammad Ali: A life in pictures

Muhammad Ali

World pays tribute to Muhammad Ali

Athletes, civil rights activists, artists and celebrities offer tributes for Muhammad Ali, who has died aged 74.

World pays tribute to boxing legend Muhammad Ali

Muhammad Ali

Float like a butterfly, sting like a bee

The best of Muhammad Ali's quotes on boxing, success and civil rights that mesmerised people all over the world.

Muhammad Ali

Boxing legend Muhammad Ali dies at 74

The heavyweight world champion's fast fists and personality transcended sports and captivated the world.

Sport

Kobe dazzles for Lakers in final NBA game

"Greatest" LA Lakers star scores season-high 60 points before calling time on his 20-year NBA career.

Kobe Bryant: LA Lakers win NBA star's farewell game