Giro d’Italia: Colombia’s Esteban Chaves claims victory on stage 19 as Richard Carapaz retains lead

Colombia’s Esteban Chaves claimed victory on stage 19 of the Giro d’Italia with a superb finish to escape a 12-man breakaway on the climb to the finish at San Martino di Castrozza. The Mitchelton-Scott rider, 29, was rewarded for repeatedly attacking, with Italy’s Andrea Vendrame and Portugal’s Amaro Antunes in second and third. Richard Carapaz finished with the other leaders […]

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Epsom Oaks: Anapurna wins for Frankie Dettori and John Gosden

Anapurna edged out Pink Dogwood to give jockey Frankie Dettori his fifth victory in the Oaks at Epsom. The 8-1 chance, a son of the legendary Frankel trained by John Gosden, passed Aidan O’Brien’s runner-up in the closing stages, with Fleeting third. “Beautiful. She was very courageous,” said the 48-year-old Dettori, who won the Oaks for the first time in […]

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Liverpool stars jet off to Madrid for Champions League final

Jurgen Klopp cracks a smile to the cameras as his Liverpool stars arrive at John Lennon Airport and board flight to Madrid ahead of huge Champions League showdown with Tottenham Liverpool players have arrived at John Lennon Airport and boarded their plane as they prepare to fly out to Madrid for the Champions League final. The Reds take on Premier […]

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Who will end Champions League drought, Liverpool or Tottenham?

Given the way both Liverpool and Tottenham reached Saturday’s UEFA Champions League final (3 p.m. ET, TNT), they might be forgiven for being grateful to have made it this far. They’re not. Despite a pair of extraordinary comebacks separated by 24 hours and 400 miles three weeks ago, these two English clubs know full well the opportunity to rewrite a […]

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Tiger Woods, Peyton Manning have mastered their second acts

DUBLIN, Ohio — Peyton Manning knows a thing or three about second acts to careers that already were defined by brilliance in Act 1. Perhaps that’s why Manning and Tiger Woods have gravitated to each other over the years, becoming friends and frequent golfing partners. The two iconic athletes from their respective sports played together Wednesday in Woods’ arena — […]

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