World number one tennis player Novak Djokovic crowned a winning return to the courts after surgery with the Laureus sportsman of the year award, while American gymnast Simone Biles won the sportswoman of the year prize.
Earlier this month, Olympic sprint champion finished his football trial at Central Coast Mariners in Australia and will leave the club after failing to agree on commercial terms, the A-League side said.
Maltese champions Valletta FC said they hoped to sign the eight-times Olympic gold medallist in time for him to participate in their Maltese Super Cup match on Dec. 13 against Balzan.
Eight-time Olympic gold medalist sprinter Usain Bolt hopes to earn an A-League contract with north of Sydney-based team Central Coast Mariners.
The Jamaican sprint legend was back on the starting line but found it a challenge to stay on his feet in zero gravity conditions aboard an aeroplane.
The final day of the Commonwealth Games was marred when Scottish athlete Callum Hawkins was left without medical attention on the marathon course after collapsing in the brutal heat during the last event of the athletics programme.
Sprint champion Usain Bolt opened up about his next career move, saying he is thinking of swapping his spikes for cleats.
Saturday night will be the last time Bold runs. But that doesn't mean the star's net worth will be affected.
Usain Bolt was set for a fitting finale to his career, but a hamstring injury brought the champion to the ground. His team mates blamed a delayed start to the race.
Usain Bolt will run in the 4x100m qualifying at the World Championships, with the possibility of going on to the final. Win or lose, Saturday's race will be his last before he hangs up his spikes.
Justin Gatlin ruined Usain Bolt's farewell party when the 35-year-old American won the world 100 metres title, beating the Jamaican superstar into third and sparking a chorus of boos from the crowd.
The Jamaican is seeking his fourth gold in the event before retiring next week after the sprint relay.
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