West Ham's Enner Valencia apologises for injury comments
West Ham's Enner Valencia apologises for injury comments

West Ham`s Ecuador international Enner Valencia apologised on Wednesday for comments criticising the club`s medical staff over the injury that has kept him out of the first three Premier League games of the season.

Chile midfielder Charles Aranguiz suffers torn Achilles blow
Chile midfielder Charles Aranguiz suffers torn Achilles blow

Chile midfielder Charles Aranguiz faces a lengthy injury lay-off after tearing his Achilles tendon, just a week after joining Bayer Leverkusen, the Bundesliga club announced on Friday.

The 'worst' behind him, Mohammed Shami eyes comeback against Proteas
The 'worst' behind him, Mohammed Shami eyes comeback against Proteas

Eyeing a comeback in the upcoming home series against South Africa, fit-again Indian pacer Mohammed Shami said being bed-ridden for a month owing to injury was the worst phase of his career.

Everton fretting on Romelu Lukaku's fitness ahead of Watford opener
Everton fretting on Romelu Lukaku's fitness ahead of Watford opener

Everton are fretting on Romelu Lukaku`s injury and manager Roberto Martinez said the club will know in the next 48 hours if the Belgian forward will be fit to face Watford in their Premier League opener on Saturday.

Goalkeeper Hugo Lloris likely to miss Tottenham's opener
Goalkeeper Hugo Lloris likely to miss Tottenham's opener

Tottenham Hotspur goalkeeper Hugo Lloris is likely to miss the Premier League opener against Manchester United on Saturday as the France international has not yet fully recovered from a fractured wrist, manager Mauricio Pochettino said.

Hairline fracture for Arsenal`s Jack Wilshere
Hairline fracture for Arsenal`s Jack Wilshere

Arsenal midfielder Jack Wilshere will be sidelined for several weeks after manager Arsene Wenger revealed on Thursday that he has sustained a hairline fracture of his left leg.

Injured Cielo pulls out of world championships
Injured Cielo pulls out of world championships

Brazil`s reigning 50m freestyle world champion Cesar Cielo has pulled out of Kazan`s world swimming championships with a shoulder injury, the Brazilian swimming federation said Wednesday.

Academic stress ups injury risk in college players

College football players are more likely to experience injuries during test weeks when they have high academic stress than during training camp.

Champions Chelsea need a fit Diego Costa, says Harry Redknapp
Champions Chelsea need a fit Diego Costa, says Harry Redknapp

Defending champions Chelsea`s season could be in trouble if striker Diego Costa is unavailable for long, former Tottenham Hotspur manager Harry Redknapp said.

Ankle problem threatens Ye Shiwen`s worlds campaign

A persistent ankle injury threatens to jeopardise Ye Shiwen`s world championships campaign as China`s double Olympic champion prepares to race in Sunday`s 200m individual medley heats and final, reports Xinhua.

Ashes 2015: James Anderson aiming for Oval return
Ashes 2015: James Anderson aiming for Oval return

England paceman James Anderson hopes to overcome a side injury in time for next month`s fifth and final Ashes Test at The Oval.

Pakistan`s Wahab Riaz out of Sri Lanka Twenty20
Pakistan`s Wahab Riaz out of Sri Lanka Twenty20

Pakistan`s cricket board said Saturday that paceman Wahab Riaz had ruled himself out of the team`s two-match Twenty20 series against Sri Lanka due to an ongoing hand injury.

Jules Bianchi funeral to be held on Tuesday
Jules Bianchi funeral to be held on Tuesday

The funeral of Jules Bianchi, the French Formula One driver who died after spending nine months in a coma following a crash at last season`s Japanese Grand Prix, will be held in his home city of Nice on Tuesday.

Fifteen killed in illegal Chinese fireworks warehouse blast

Fifteen people were killed and more than a dozen injured in China Sunday when an illegal fireworks warehouse exploded in the northern Hebei province, state media reported.

Bayern hopeful injured Ribery can play soon
Bayern hopeful injured Ribery can play soon

Bayern Munich are hopeful Franck Ribery will be able to play again soon after revealing on Saturday that the French winger`s persistent right ankle injury is showing signs of healing.

Injury postpones Frank Lampard's MLS debut
Injury postpones Frank Lampard's MLS debut

England great Frank Lampard will have to wait to make his Major League Soccer (MLS) debut after he was ruled out of New York City FC`s match against Toronto FC on Sunday with a calf strain.

Rory McIlroy not to blame for injury, rivals say
Rory McIlroy not to blame for injury, rivals say

Rory McIlroy`s injury woes have brought words of comfort and support from his top rivals gathered at Gullane for this week`s Scottish Open.

Deepika's injury a concern for fast-improving Indian eves
Deepika's injury a concern for fast-improving Indian eves

Key defender Deepika's injury sustained in the match against Australia is a concern for the fast-improving Indian women's team ahead of the knock-out rounds of the Hockey World League Semifinals at the KHC Dragons Stadium here.

Bangladesh's Taskin Ahmed out for at least three weeks
Bangladesh's Taskin Ahmed out for at least three weeks

Bangladesh paceman Taskin Ahmed will be out for at least three weeks following a rib injury, a team official said today.

National level kabaddi player manhandled in Kanpur

In a shocking incident, a national kabaddi player was allegedly manhandled by a group of boys in Kanpur for complaining against their behaviour.