The Libertad training ship (Fragata Libertad in Spanish) set sail today from the northern dock of Buenos Aires’ port at Retiro, for it’s 42nd navy training mission, with its eye set on South American countries.
Manchester City striker Mario Balotelli and Coach Roberto Mancini were involved in a furious training hustle today.
Former England football captain David Beckham is training with Arsenal in a bid to maintain his fitness, manager Arsene Wenger said.
Barcelona forward Lionel Messi was back on the training pitch as he bids to rid himself of a hamstring injury before Tuesday's Champions League semi-final first leg at Bayern Munich.
Real Madrid captain Iker Casillas was fined for turning up late to training on Monday despite having evidence for coach Jose Mourinho that he was stuck in a traffic jam.
Former heavyweight champion Joe Frazier, who earned boxing immortality after three epic fights with Muhammad Ali, is in hospice care with liver cancer, his manager said today.
Rafa Nadal returned to the training court and started hitting balls again for the first time since the latest in a series of knee injuries forced his withdrawal from the US Open at the end of August.