SPORTS

Vilified in sports world, Astros begin another World Series

HOUSTON  — Carlos Correa, Jose Altuve and Alex Bregman whipped the ball around during a crisp infield drill, then came together for a group hug near… Read more

Beijing offering COVID-19 booster shots ahead of Olympics

BEIJING  — China’s capital Beijing has begun offering booster shots against COVID-19, four months before the city and surrounding regions are to host… Read more

Olympic flame arrives in Beijing amid boycott calls

BEIJING  — The Olympic flame arrived in Beijing on Wednesday amid calls from overseas critics for a boycott of the Feb. 4-20 Winter Games.

Beijing’s… Read more

Good deal: Benching doesn’t sully Rattler’s marketability

Oklahoma’s Spencer Rattler and Miami’s D’Eriq King have been two of the most prominent football players to cash in on college sports’ new era of allowing… Read more

Correa’s time: Late HR helps Astros top Bosox in ALCS opener

HOUSTON — Carlos Correa paused a few seconds at the plate and tapped the spot on his wrist where a watch would be.

“It’s my time!” the Houston… Read more

The joy is back for Neymar in World Cup qualifying

SAO PAULO — Neymar started the week facing criticism after a poor performance in a World Cup qualifying match and his suggestion that the next tournament… Read more

Dodgers beat Giants 2-1 in playoff thriller, advance to NLCS

SAN FRANCISCO  — Cody Bellinger hit a tiebreaking single in the ninth inning and prized midseason acquisition Max Scherzer came out of the bullpen… Read more

Kopitar’s hat trick propels Kings to 6-2 victory over Vegas

LOS ANGELES — Anze Kopitar had the Kings’ third hat trick in an opener and two assists, Drew Doughty added a goal and three assists, and Los Angeles… Read more

No. 1 Georgia, No. 11 Kentucky in matchup of SEC unbeatens

Some things to watch in Week 6 of the Southeastern Conference:

GAMES OF THE WEEK

No. 11 Kentucky (6-0, 4-0 SEC) visits No. 1 Georgia… Read more

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