Dan Evans: Lawn Tennis Association warns British player over drugs ban

‘I made a mistake’ – Evans admits failed drugs test Britain’s Dan Evans has been warned by the Lawn Tennis Association that any support is “entirely dependent” on his level of professionalism as he returns to training after being banned for failing a drugs test. He will be eligible to compete from 24 April after […]


Blackhawks ban 4 for racist taunts toward Smith-Pelly

The Chicago Blackhawks have banned four fans from their home games for directing racist taunts toward Washington Capitals forward Devante Smith-Pelly. The Blackhawks also apologized to Smith-Pelly and the Capitals. “Racist comments and other inappropriate behaviour are not tolerated by the Chicago Blackhawks,” team spokesman Adam Rogowin said Monday in an email to The Associated […]


Arthur Masuaku: West Ham defender gets six-game ban for spitting

West Ham will not contest Masuaku’s red card West Ham defender Arthur Masuaku will serve a mandatory six-game ban for spitting at an opponent, the Football Association has confirmed. The Frenchman reacted to a challenge from Nick Powell in the Hammers’ FA Cup loss to Wigan on Saturday. Masuaku, 24, later issued an apology on […]