Jimmy Greaves, English Soccer Star, Is Dead at 81

Jimmy Greaves, one of the greatest goal scorers in English soccer, has died. He was 81. Tottenham Hotspur, where he played for nine years, announced his death on Sunday but did not say where he died or cite the cause. Greaves suffered

Casper Ruud Is Norway’s Answer to His Father

In October 1995, Christian Ruud became the highest-ranked Norwegian tennis player ever. He was No. 39 in the world, reached the round of 16 at the 1997 Australian Open and represented his country at the Olympics three times. It took about 26

The Special Role of Laver Cup Captains

Unlike ATP Tour matches, the captains (and the team) are right there on the sideline. “I’m providing a combination of team building, tactics and psychological boosts,” John McEnroe said, though tactics take a back seat. “It’s hard to figure out something that

Josh Allen Joined the NFL's Elite. Next Up? Staying There.

Allen’s evolution to this lofty moment toppled a principle of football doctrine: that quarterbacks can’t enhance their accuracy. After selecting Allen in 2018, Bills General Manager Brandon Beane was told that he had just taken a tight end. He knew otherwise. At

Roger Federer’s Deep Passion for the Laver Cup

Roger Federer has always been a student of tennis. While still a teenager more than 20 years ago, Federer was interested in who the sport’s great historical figures were, what they won and how they styled their strokes. Federer latched on to