Jayson Werth called every team but Mets for job last winter

Jayson Werth retired at the end of June following a minor league stint with the Mariners. Yesterday he took to the airwaves, however, to talk about how his final offseason went and what he thinks of the state of...

Gretzky named global ambassador for Beijing’s professional hockey team

BEIJING—Wayne Gretzky has been named a global ambassador for Beijing’s Kunlun Red Star as the Chinese capital seeks to boost the profile of hockey domestically ahead of hosting the Winter Olympics in 2022.Gretzky will focus on youth development in...

Chinese tennis player Peng Shuai banned 6 months

Chinese tennis player Peng Shuai banned 6 months  Washington PostPeng handed six-month ban for breaching anti-corruption rules  Eurosport.comTennis: Peng handed six-month ban for breaching anti-corruption rules  Yahoo SportsFull coverage Source

New events added to Dubai watersports calendar

Season to get under way with opening round of 22ft sailing championship on September 14

Expect birdies, anger on slow greens at Bellerive for PGA Championship

Expect birdies, anger on slow greens at Bellerive for PGA Championship  USA TODAYFull coverage Source

The Outer Line: Colorado cycling’s ‘Field of Dreams’

Doug Emerson runs one of the most successful independent bike stores in the United States. Located in the downtown area of cycling-mad Boulder, Colorado, University Bikes has been a mainstay of the Boulder commercial scene since the mid-1980s. And...

A New Era of Swimming: The Post-Phelps Era

Photo Courtesy: Rob Schumacher-USA TODAY SportsCommentary By Eamonn Keenan, Swimming World College Intern. The world of professional swimming has been accustomed to both volatility and stagnation. Throughout the course of swimming history, we’ve witnessed absolute domination from household names like...

Openly gay ex-MMA fighter may become first Native American congresswoman

While that candidate may have lost, the attention has now turned to Sharice Davids, the openly gay former mixed martial arts fighter who won the primary and now has a shot at becoming the country's first Native American woman...

Gareca signs contract to remain as coach of Peru’s soccer team

LIMA (Reuters) - Soccer coach Ricardo Gareca said on Wednesday he had signed a new three-year contract to lead Peru's national team through the qualifying matches of the 2022 World Cup in Qatar.Gareca, who was born in Argentina, has...