Football

Football is a family of team sports that involve, to varying degrees, kicking a ball with the foot to score a goal. Unqualified, the word football is understood to refer to whichever form of football is the most popular in the regional context in which the word appears.

The Champions League's best XI so far

The duels for the Champions League quarterfinal stage have been drawn, but plenty of players have already left their mark on this season’s competition. Here, theScore fashions an XI with…

ATP Tennis

Tennis is a racket sport that can be played individually against a single opponent (singles) or between two teams of two players each (doubles). Each player uses a tennis racket that is strung with cord to strike a hollow rubber ball covered with felt over or around a net and into the opponent’s court.

Top 25 sportspeople of 2018: Nos. 5-1

With 2018 winding down, theScore looked back at the previous 12 months and voted on the top 25 sportspeople of the year. Here’s the final installment, highlighting Nos. 5-1. 25-21…

BASEBALL

Baseball is a bat-and-ball game played between two teams of nine players each, who take turns batting and fielding. The batting team attempts to score runs by hitting a ball that is thrown by the pitcher with a bat swung by the batter, then running counter-clockwise around a series of four bases: first, second, third, and home plate.

Fantasy: Bold predictions for 2019 MLB season

Behold our boldness! As you put the finishing touches on your fantasy baseball draft preparations, it’s likely there are certain names popping out at you as you scroll through rankings,…

Offseason Grades: National League

While little has changed in the American League landscape, the National League is wide open. After a hectic offseason with plenty of movement, only the Miami Marlins and San Francisco…

NASCAR

The NASCAR Sprint Cup Series is the sport’s highest level of professional competition. It is consequently the most popular and most profitable NASCAR series. Since 2001, the Sprint Cup season has consisted of 36 races over 10 months.

Rugby

Rugby is a sport that people play around the world. Many people play rugby in the UK, Australia, New Zealand, Ireland, Italy, France, South Africa, Argentina, Japan,USA, Canada the Pacific Islands and some 100+ other countries. It is the World’s premier oval ball football and is usually just called “rugby”.