Flanagan wants New York Marathon show of 'resilience' - Daily Mail

American runner Shalane Flanagan hopes Sunday's New York Marathon will be a show of resilience as the city recovers from the deadly truck attack that left eight people dead in Manhattan. Blanket security will line the route of the world-famous race ...

Marseille's Patrice Evra booted from game before it starts for kicking fan in the face - Washington Post

Marseille fared terribly Thursday when it lost its Europa League game, 1-0, to Portugal's Vitoria SC. But the troubles for the French side started even before kickoff when star Patrice Evra, who was listed as a substitute, got himself booted from the ...

Wydad, Al Ahly 90 minutes from glory - FIFA.com

By the end of Saturday evening, we will know which club will be representing Africa at the FIFA Club World Cup UAE 2017 in December, with Al Ahly and Wydad Casablanca all set to fight it out for that prize in the second leg of the CAF Champions League.

Kenya/Ghana: Junior Starlets Depart for Ghana, Eyes On 2018 World Cup - AllAfrica.com

Nairobi — The national women's under-20 football team will depart the country on Friday morning for Accra, Ghana where they will play the junior Black Queens in the second round of the 2018 FIFA Under-20 Women's World Cup to be hosted in France.

South Korea's Winter Olympics sets off some jitters with just 100 days to go - Washington Post

HOENGGYE, South Korea — This once-sleepy village is buzzing with activity. With less than 100 days until South Korea's PyeongChang Winter Olympics are due to start, the builders are in the final sprint. Nearby, the Olympic Stadium is nearing completion.