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Peace declared between Platini, Hayatou 06:48 GMT

BERNE (Reuters) - Peace has been declared between UEFA president Michel Platini and his African counterpart Issa Hayatou after the Frenchman reacted angrily to suggestions that he had interfered in the affairs of the Confederation of African Football (CAF).  Full Article

 
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Williams thrashed by Halep at WTA Finals Wednesday, 22 Oct 2014 

SINGAPORE (Reuters) - World number one Serena Williams suffered one of the heaviest defeats of her long and illustrious career as she was humbled 6-0 6-2 by Romanian Simona Halep at the WTA Finals on Wednesday.  Full Article  

Putin urged to act against racism in Russian soccer Wednesday, 22 Oct 2014 

LONDON (Reuters) - President Vladimir Putin must demand an end to the racism plaguing Russian soccer and the country should stop denying it has a problem, the executive director of Football Against Racism in Europe told Reuters on Wednesday.  Full Article  

 
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