The world’s premier soccer event, held every four years, the FIFA World Cup is underway in Brazil. Brazilian natives now living in North Texas flocked to a Brazilian-themed restaurant in Richardson — the Blue Charcoal — to watch the event with fellow ex-pats.
Sebastien Bourdais was fined $10,000 and placed on probation for the rest of the season Wednesday for unsafe driving during last weekend’s IndyCar race in Texas.
Diskerud and Johannsson, a pair of second-half substitutes raised in Scandinavia, scored to lift a heavy-legged United States over Azerbaijan 2-0 on Tuesday night in a World Cup warmup
Landon Donovan, the most accomplished American player in the history of men’s soccer, won’t be going to his fourth World Cup.
Lance Armstrong has been ordered to give sworn videotaped testimony next month about using performance-enhancing drugs to win the Tour de France seven times.
Cuban will wave the green flag to start the field of 33 drivers at the 98th running of the Indianapolis 500 on May 25.
Jones took a beating, the worst one of his record reign, in a bout against Alexander Gustafsson that knocked the light heavyweight champion on the canvas for the first time in his career and put his belt in jeopardy.
The way Chuck Liddell sees it, the oddsmakers have tomorrow’s UFC light heavyweight title fight all wrong.
A Texas appeals court has rejected Lance Armstrong’s attempts to block an arbitration panel from reviewing $12 million in bonuses paid to him by a company that wants its money back.
If it weren’t for those two losses to the only flyweight champion that the UFC has ever recognized, Joe Benavidez would be perfect.
Former NBA star Tracy McGrady signed Wednesday to pitch for the Sugar Land Skeeters in the independent Atlantic League.
Lance Armstrong’s longtime coach, Johan Bruyneel, was banned for 10 years on Tuesday for helping to organize massive doping on teams led by the disgraced cyclist.