Nastase banned from Fed Cup, Davis Cup until 2019

/ Jul 21, 2017

Nastase banned from Fed Cup, Davis Cup until 2019

Ilie Nastase has been banned from the Fed Cup and Davis Cup until 2019 because of his foul-mouthed comments and bad behavior as Romania’s captain during a Fed Cup match against Britain.In addition to the ban, the International Tennis Federation said Friday the 1973 ...

Jamaica, Mexico advance to Gold Cup semifinals

Jul 21, 2017

Jamaica, Mexico advance to Gold Cup semifinals

Jamaica got an early goal from Shaun Francis and led the rest of the way, holding off Canada 2-1 in the quarterfinals of the CONCACAF Gold Cup on Thursday night.Romario Williams put Jamaica up 2-0 five minutes into the second half. Canada’s Junior Hoilett ...

Jazz sign Griffin to two-way contract

/ Jul 21, 2017

Jazz sign Griffin to two-way contract

The Utah Jazz signed big man Eric Griffin to a two-way contract Thursday.Contract details were not released. Griffin was a member of the Jazz during NBA summer leagues in Salt Lake City and Las Vegas. He averaged 10.8 points, 7.8 rebounds and 3.0 blocks ...

Jul 21, 2017

Madrid, Barcelona to square off right after Club World Cup

Real Madrid will host Barcelona in an El Clasico match in late December, just after Madrid returns from playing at the Club World Cup.The Spanish League calendar, released Friday, pits Madrid against Barcelona on Dec. 20, a Wednesday, in the Spanish capital. That will ...

Ozil poised to sign new deal with Arsenal

Jul 21, 2017

Ozil poised to sign new deal with Arsenal

Arsenal playmaker Mesut Ozil is close to signing a new contract with the Gunners, according to British media reports on Friday.The German World Cup winner’s current deal runs out at the end of the 2017-18 season, but Arsenal is confident of wrapping up negotiations ...