The NCAA college basketball tournament starts today and the President of the United States has picked his 'bracket' - so what is it all about?
Fellow national squad player Elizabeth Cambage says she is 'shocked and disturbed' to see the behaviour of her teammate
With the Globetrotters and a subsequent comedy basketball teams he formed, he played in an East German swimming pool and a Mexican bullfighting ring
The player had performed more than 7,500 games with the traveling troupe
You needn't be disabled to play wheelchair basketball and as able-bodied athletes know, it's a great sport in itself. But while some are barred at Paralympian level, Danielle Peers had a stroke of what she calls luck
Video: Think Paolo Di Canio's push on a referee was the ultimate in sporting retaliations? Think again
Lancaster believes that stability will provide success with his current contract set to run out after the 2015 Rugby World Cup on home soil
Kenneth Bae addressed journalists at a press conference in North Korea
Rodman delivered the gift of song alongside the leader's other treat: watching North Korea predictably beat a retired team of NBA players during a ‘friendly’
Speaking to CNN from Pyongyang, Rodman said his visit to North Korea for Kim Jong Un's birthday was a "great idea for the world"
The basketball star, who has taken on the role of coach of the national team, landed in North Korea earlier today flanked by 11 retired NBA players
Rodman reveals he has received death threats over his visits to the country but has persuaded names such as Kenny Anderson, Cliff Robinson and Vin Baker to take part in the exhibition match
The ever-feared Christmas party passed by in Madrid without any drama after the squad enjoyed a well-manured sit down meal together
Mildred Didrikson, born in Texas in 1911, claimed to have been given the nickname “Babe” after legendary baseball star Babe Ruth when she hit five home runs as a child. At a time when women were not expected to excel athletically, Babe’s natural talent was immediately evident.
Jimmy Valvano is a name not widely known this side of the Atlantic. In America, he is revered as an extraordinary inspiration.
A number of other records were broken yesterday