Executed Iranian wrestler still offers ‘message of freedom,’ says mother

In a rare interview with CNN Sport’s Don Riddell, Bahieh Namjoo says she is aware of the dangers that come with speaking out against the Iranian government, but insists she is determined to maintain ​her son’s legacy and help her

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Executed Iranian wrestler still offers ‘message of freedom,’ says mother

In a rare interview with CNN Sport’s Don Riddell, Bahieh Namjoo says she is aware of the dangers that come with speaking out against the Iranian government, but insists she is determined to maintain ​her son’s legacy and help her

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Algerian judoka Fethi Nourine receives 10-year ban for withdrawing from Olympics to avoid Israel

The 30-year-old was due to face Sudan’s Mohamed Abdalrasool for his first bout in the men’s 73kg class and a victory would have paired him with Israel’s Tohar Butbul in the next round. Nourine said his political support for the

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NHL team fires newly appointed assistant coach who refused Covid-19 vaccine

The NHL team said on Monday that the decision to let Lefebvre go was because he would not be able to “perform the duties required of him given current NHL protocols.” According to the current National Hockey League’s Covid-19 protocols,

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The paw-fect pitch invasion? Dog brings halt to Irish cricket match

CSNI CC and Bready Cricket Club were playing out the closing stages of their Women’s All-Ireland T20 match when a dog appeared out of nowhere. The players and commentators were then left in hysterics as the furry pitch invader snatched

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Marathon organizers apologize for making course 500 meters too long

The Brighton Marathon returned to the streets of the coastal city after a pandemic-enforced break, but participants were forced to run further than the regulation 26.2 miles. “We would like to apologise to our marathon participants that the course today

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Evander Holyfield loses comeback fight while Trump commentates

Holyfield, who is best known for his two victories over Mike Tyson — including the infamous fight in which Tyson bit his ear — suffered a first-round technical knockout to former UFC fighter Vitor Belfort on Saturday at the Seminole

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2 Milwaukee Brewers combine to throw MLB’s record 9th no-hitter this season

The latest came Saturday, when the Milwaukee Brewers combined to no-hit the Cleveland Indians at Progressive Field in Cleveland, Ohio. Brewers’ pitcher Corbin Burnes went eight innings, striking out 14 batters and walking one. Brewers’ closer Josh Hader came in

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Afghan Cricket Board calls on Australia not to cancel historic match

Australia, a powerhouse of the sport, has never played a test match against Afghanistan, despite the International Cricket Council granting test match status to Afghanistan in 2017. This week, Cricket Australia (CA) said it would be forced to cancel the

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