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White initially looked to miss City forward Georgia Stanway, deployed at right back to cover for the injured Aoife Mannion and a Matilde Fidalgo struggling to adapt to the WSL. United’s introduction of Lauren James paid immediate dividends when the teenager latched onto a ball from range, beat Keira Walsh with a backheel and nudged …

At the heart of baseball’s sign-stealing scandal is the sport’s long struggle with technology and its inconsistent drawing of a line between gamesmanship and cheating. Baseball’s mythos is immersed in cunning larceny and wily deceit. So is its vocabulary: Nice guys finish last. Bases are “stolen.” Balls (and some players) are “juiced.” The entire point …

Football supporters and civil rights activists have expressed anger and concern over the use of facial recognition technology for a derby match in south Wales. Two surveillance vans kitted out with the controversial technology were seen patrolling around Cardiff City’s stadium before the club’s game against Swansea City on Sunday. Some fans donned masks, wore …

‘VAR was an important tool… it worked fantastic’: Ralph Hasenhuttl praises technology after Leicester’s leveller against Southampton was ruled out Southampton boss Ralph Hasenhuttl praised the impact of VAR on Saturday Saints picked up a win at Leicester after a late leveller for the hosts was ruled out  Brendan Rodgers had no complaints after Jonny …

In terms of marrying technology with sport, few can rival Acronis but CEO Serguei Beloussov believes the future holds even more exciting possibilities. Acronis, a global technology company with headquarters in Singapore and Switzerland, currently have several partnership with major teams across a myriad of sports. In football, they are associated with Premier League champions …

When Amanda Noubel takes on the 220km Ancient Khmer Path multi-day ultramarathon in Cambodia, starting on Saturday, the challenge ahead of her is more than just the race. Noubel is raising money for Mind HK, a mental health charity, and hopes she can spread the message that it is OK to talk about feeling low. …

BLACKSBURG — The Virginia Tech men’s basketball team improved to 5-0 with a win over Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference member Delaware State at Cassell Coliseum on Wednesday night. The Hokies sank 21 3-pointers, breaking the Tech single-game record of 18 set last December in a rout of Central Connecticut State. Tech was 21 of 37 from …

Tottenham boss Mauricio Pochettino has been sacked by the club following a poor start to the season. Spurs find themselves down in 14th place in the Premier League which has forced chairman Daniel Levy to make the tough decision just months after the club reached the Champions League final. Pochettino’s coaching staff Jesus Perez, Miguel …

Spain have confirmed that Luis Enrique has returned as head coach of the national team. Enrique resigned from the role five months ago with his daughter, Xana Enrique, was fighting against bone cancer. She passed away at the end of August, aged 9, with Enrique now returning to his role. Enrique replaces his long-term assistant …

Harry Kane grabbed another goal in England’s 4-0 win over Kosovo on Sunday night, taking another step towards becoming the team’s all-time top goalscorer. Kane now has 32 goals for his country, and at just 26-years-old still has plenty of time ahead of him to catch Rooney. The former Manchester United striker is England’s all-time …