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Verstappen takes Italian Grand Prix, widening F1 championship lead over Leclerc

Formula One championship leader Max Verstappen again made light work of starting down the grid as he won the Italian Grand Prix on Sunday to leave him within touching distance of a second successive title.

Former FIFA power-brokers Blatter, Platini acquitted of defrauding organization

Sepp Blatter and Michel Platini were acquitted on charges of defrauding FIFA by a Swiss criminal court on Friday, a rare positive outcome for the pair who were among soccer's most powerful figures before being embroiled in corruption investigations.

Canadian Kadeisha Buchanan claims 5th Women's Champions League title as Lyon defeats Barcelona

Canadian Kadeisha Buchanan claimed her fifth Women's Champions League title in six years as Olympique Lyonnais beat defending champion and favourite FC Barcelona 3-1 in the final on Saturday in Turin, Italy.

Olympic men's downhill final postponed to Monday due to strong winds in Beijing

The men's downhill at the Beijing Olympics was postponed a day because of wind that gusted nearly 65 km/h at the top of the course when the race was supposed to start Sunday, delaying the opening event of the Alpine schedule.

Canada's Broderick Thompson skis to 3rd in second downhill training run

Some of the world's top athletes eased off in the second training run, but not the two Canadians who landed in the top 15.

Verstappen-Hamilton crash overshadows Daniel Ricciardo's 1st F1 win since 2018

Championship leader Max Verstappen and defending champion Lewis Hamilton crashed out of the Italian Grand Prix, which was won by McLaren's Daniel Ricciardo on Sunday. Canada's Lance Stroll and Nicholas Latifi finished seventh and 11th, respectively.

F1 driver Max Verstappen beats world champ Hamilton on wet track at Imola

Max Verstappen won a dramatic Emilia-Romagna Grand Prix on Sunday after world champion Lewis Hamilton hit a wall in a race that was also temporarily suspended following a separate incident involving Hamilton's Mercedes teammate Valtteri Bottas.

Canada's Lance Stroll posts 2nd top-3 finish of F1 career, placing 3rd in Italy

AlphaTauri driver Pierre Gasly claimed an unlikely victory at Sunday's Italian Grand Prix after a thrilling Formula One race which saw Montreal's Lance Stroll finish third and world champion Lewis Hamilton given a 10-second penalty.

Italian sport to take place without fans until April 3 due to virus outbreak

All sporting events in Italy will take place without fans present for at least the next month due to the virus outbreak in the country, the Italian government announced on Wednesday.

Serie A, soccer clubs clash in Italy amid coronavirus outbreak

Amid a global health crisis, Italian soccer teams and Serie A's governing body are squabbling with each other about when to play games, with Inter Milan chief executive Giuseppe Marotta saying the season even runs the risk of being unable to finish.