Gremio kicked out of Brazil Cup for racist abuse by fans

A Brazilian sports tribunal has kicked Gremio out of the Brazil Cup after some of their fans racially abused a rival player, a spokesman for the tribunal said on Wednesday.

Brazilian footballers threaten strike

Brazilian footballers have threatened to go on strike if their governing body does not agree to change the 2014 calendar.

Venus Williams survives scare in Brazil Cup

Former World No. 1 Venus Williams advanced to the quarterfinals of the WTA Brazil Tennis Cup with a hard-fought 6-4, 2-6, 7-5 victory over Spain`s Garbine Muguruza.