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Turner wins broadcast rights to Chilean soccer

2 hours 17 min ago
SANTIAGO (Reuters) - U.S. media company Turner Broadcasting has won exclusive rights to broadcast Chilean soccer matches, edging out competitor Fox Sports for the 15-year contract, the local soccer association said late on Friday.

Alpine skiing: Svindal storms to another downhill win

4 hours 50 min ago
VAL GARDENA, Italy (Reuters) - Norwegian Aksel Lund Svindal stormed to his second World Cup downhill win of the season after destroying the field at Val Gardena on Saturday.

Alpine skiing: Vonn enjoys first World Cup win of season

7 hours 32 min ago
VAL D'ISERE, France (Reuters) - American Lindsey Vonn won the Super G at Val d'Isere to claim her first victory in a World Cup race for nearly a year on Saturday.

Highlights of Friday's NBA games

12 hours 10 min ago
(The Sports Xchange) - Highlights of National Basketball Association games on Friday:

Highlights of Friday's NHL games

12 hours 14 min ago
(The Sports Xchange) - Highlights of National Hockey League games on Friday:

Williams put off driver announcement to New Year

Fri, 12/15/2017 - 7:04pm
LONDON (Reuters) - Formula One team Williams have put off until the New Year an announcement on who will partner Canadian teenager Lance Stroll next season.

Brazilian football boss Del Nero banned for 90 days: FIFA

Fri, 12/15/2017 - 8:02am
ZURICH (Reuters) - Brazilian soccer chief Marco Polo del Nero was banned for 90 days by FIFA on Friday while he is investigated over possible unethical conduct, the global body said in a statement.

FIFA watchdog bans Brazilian soccer chief Del Nero for 90 days

Fri, 12/15/2017 - 7:48am
ZURICH (Reuters) - FIFA's ethics watchdog has provisionally banned Marco Polo Del Nero, the head of Brazil's soccer association, for 90 days, the organization said on Friday.

Bedene to switch allegiance from Britain back to Slovenia

Fri, 12/15/2017 - 5:58am
LONDON (Reuters) - World number 49 Aljaz Bedene has finally given up on representing his adopted country Britain and will switch allegiance back to his native Slovenia next year.

Highlights of Thursday's NHL games

Fri, 12/15/2017 - 2:32am
(The Sports Xchange) - Highlights of National Hockey League games on Thursday:

Highlights of Thursday's NBA games

Fri, 12/15/2017 - 1:17am
(The Sports Xchange) - Highlights of National Basketball Association games on Thursday:

Osweiler's three TDs lift Broncos over Colts

Thu, 12/14/2017 - 11:32pm
(The Sports Xchange) - Brock Osweiler threw for two touchdowns and ran for another to lead the Denver Broncos to a 25-13 victory over the Indianapolis Colts on Thursday night.

Procter & Gamble to 'evaluate' USA Gymnastics sponsorship

Thu, 12/14/2017 - 8:30pm
(Reuters) - Procter & Gamble will "evaluate" next year whether to negotiate another sponsorship deal with USA Gymnastics (USAG), a company spokesperson said on Thursday.

Major League Baseball roundup

Thu, 12/14/2017 - 7:24pm
(The Sports Xchange) - Major League Baseball is conducting an investigation into whether a team official leaked medical information pertaining to Japanese two-way star Shohei Ohtani, ESPN reported on Thursday.

National Basketball Association roundup

Thu, 12/14/2017 - 6:53pm
(The Sports Xchange) - Golden State Warriors forward Draymond Green added his name to a growing list of injured teammates in being ruled out for Thursday's home game against the Dallas Mavericks, the San Jose Mercury News reported.

National Football League roundup

Thu, 12/14/2017 - 6:49pm
(The Sports Xchange) - New Cleveland Browns general manager John Dorsey didn't wait long to take a shot at the previous regime.

Hewitt comes out of retirement to play doubles at Australian Open

Thu, 12/14/2017 - 5:01pm
MELBOURNE (Reuters) - Former world number one Lleyton Hewitt is to come out of retirement temporarily and play doubles with compatriot Sam Groth at next month's Australian Open, local media reported on Friday.

Team New Zealand boss endorses America's Cup preferred base venue

Thu, 12/14/2017 - 4:16pm
WELLINGTON (Reuters) - The choice of venue for the next America's Cup regatta in Auckland has been endorsed by Team New Zealand boss Grant Dalton.

Athletes' universal rights 'will protect from doping fallout'

Thu, 12/14/2017 - 12:15pm
(Reuters) - The world's leading players' associations unveiled a universal declaration of player rights on Thursday designed to give athletes a global voice and protect them from the fallout from corruption and a broken anti-doping system.

Froome 'not ashamed' of using asthma inhaler

Thu, 12/14/2017 - 5:46am
LONDON (Reuters) - Chris Froome has said his use of an inhaler is "not something to be ashamed of" after a urine test at the Vuelta a Espana in September showed excess levels of an asthma medication.

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