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10-men Ajax struggles to draw in Champions League qualifying

Aug 20, 2019 • 5:11 PM ET Sports The Washington Times  

NICOSIA, Cyprus (AP) - Champions League semifinalist Ajax faces a fight to qualify for this season's group stage after drawing at Cypriot team APOEL …

Trout, Heaney with career highs in Angels' 5-1 win at Texas

Aug 20, 2019 • 5:09 PM ET Sports The Washington Times  

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) - Mike Trout matched the MLB lead with his career-best 42nd homer, Andrew Heaney had a career-high 14 strikeouts without a walk …

Amanda Anisimova Pulls Out of U.S. Open After Death of Her Father

Aug 20, 2019 • 5:04 PM ET Sports The New York Times  

The 17-year-old American, who reached the semifinals of the French Open in June, would have been seeded at the Open, which begins …

Tennessee State QB indicted on rape, sexual battery charges

Aug 20, 2019 • 5:03 PM ET Sports The Washington Times  

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Tennessee State quarterback Demry Croft has been indicted on six counts of rape and two counts of sexual battery. The …

Ugo Sansonetti, 100, Dies; Won Track Medals Into His 90s

Aug 20, 2019 • 4:58 PM ET Sports The New York Times  

Mr. Sansonetti began running after retiring from his job and racked up dozens of gold medals and two world records in masters …

Green Bay Packers wide receiver J'Mon Moore cited in car accident with pickup truck

Aug 20, 2019 • 4:53 PM ET Sports USA TODAY  

J'Mon Moore was driving too fast for conditions when his Mercedes spun into the opposite lanes and was hit by a pickup, police said.             …

Touch Football, Sold as Safer, Now Requires a Helmet

Aug 20, 2019 • 4:48 PM ET Sports The New York Times  

A Texas program for high schools mandated soft-shell helmets after serious injuries occurred during incidental …

Rivalry renewed? Florida, Miami add to once-heated series

Aug 20, 2019 • 4:45 PM ET Sports The Washington Times  

GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) - Even though his father played at Miami and his older brother at Florida, Marco Wilson has little knowledge of the …

Malzahn names freshman Bo Nix Auburn's starting quarterback

Aug 20, 2019 • 4:44 PM ET Sports The Washington Times  

AUBURN, Ala. (AP) - Freshman Bo Nix will be Auburn's starting quarterback in the season opener. Auburn announced coach Gus Malzahn's decision on …

Malzahn names freshman Bo Nix Auburn's starting quarterback

Aug 20, 2019 • 4:44 PM ET Sports USA TODAY  

Freshman Bo Nix will be Auburn's starting quarterback in the season opener             …

Indians' Kluber shut down 2 weeks with abdominal strain

Aug 20, 2019 • 4:44 PM ET Sports USA TODAY  

Indians' Corey Kluber shut down 2 weeks with abdominal strain, hopes to be back for playoff push             …

Chiefs rookie RB Darwin Thompson pushing for playing time

Aug 20, 2019 • 4:41 PM ET Sports The Washington Times  

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - Every team in the NFL passed on Darwin Thompson multiple times during the draft, leaving the soft-spoken running back waiting …

Chiefs rookie RB Darwin Thompson pushing for playing time

Aug 20, 2019 • 4:41 PM ET Sports USA TODAY  

Rookie running back Darwin Thompson is quickly climbing the depth chart of the Kansas City Chiefs, even though the sixth-round pick has plenty going …

LB Jaylon Smith, Dallas Cowboys agree to long-term contract extension

Aug 20, 2019 • 4:41 PM ET Sports USA TODAY  

As questions loom about Dak Prescott and Ezekiel Elliott's contracts, the Cowboys took care of one of their key defenders in Jaylon Smith.       …

Syracuse basketball star perseveres in breast cancer fight

Aug 20, 2019 • 4:37 PM ET Sports The Washington Times  

SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) - The question "Why me?" has entered her mind, but Tiana Mangakahia knows these things happen all the time. The 24-year-old star …

Ex-MLB players Octavio Dotel, Luis Castillo linked to Dominican drug ring

Aug 20, 2019 • 4:34 PM ET Sports USA TODAY  

Dominican officials linked 18 people to the network, including Dotel and Castillo, after seizing a 1,050-kilogram shipment of drugs going from South …

Antonio Brown is back on the field for the Raiders

Aug 20, 2019 • 4:20 PM ET Sports Los Angeles Times  

Raiders coach Jon Gruden said Brown took part in practice and was wearing a helmet during the workout. …

M.L.S. Adds St. Louis as League’s 28th Team

Aug 20, 2019 • 4:18 PM ET Sports The New York Times  

The team, which will begin play in 2022, will be the first female majority-owned club in the league’s …

Indians' Kluber shut down 2 weeks with abdominal strain

Aug 20, 2019 • 4:16 PM ET Sports The Washington Times  

CLEVELAND (AP) - Indians ace Corey Kluber has been shut down for two weeks with an abdominal strain, an injury he sustained during his comeback from …

Jury begins deliberations in Cleaves sex assault trial

Aug 20, 2019 • 4:00 PM ET Sports The Washington Times  

FLINT, Mich. (AP) - Jurors have begun deliberating in the sexual assault trial of former Michigan State basketball star Mateen Cleaves. The panel of …