Julie Allemand (C) of Belgium controls the ball during the Group C match between Japan and Belgium at the 2018 FIBA Women's Basketball World Cup at Quico Cabrera Arena in Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Spain, Sept. 23, 2018. Japan won 77-75.
Lionel Messi's leave of absence from Argentina's national team will extend to at least November, the Albiceleste's interim coach Lionel Scaloni said on Monday.
Croatian playmaker Luka Modric won the FIFA best men's player of the year award here on Monday.
Vienna Marathon champion Nancy Kiprop of Kenya, former Xiamen Marathon winner Mare Dibaba face a big challenge to run in less than two hours and 20 minutes at the Frankfurt Marathon women's race on Oct. 28.
Injured New York Knicks All-Star Kristaps Porzingis said at the club's media day on Monday that there is no specific timetable yet for his return.
All-Star forward Kawhi Leonard said at the Toronto Raptors' media day on Monday that he wants to concentrate on this season, not his future.
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