SBS - Sport Asensio lifts stuttering Real Madrid at Leganes 2018-01-18T23:34:19.000000000+00:00 MADRID (Reuters) - Real Madrid forward Marco Asensio struck an 89th-minute volley to give the floundering European champions a badly-needed 1-0 win at Leganes on Thursday in a King's Cup quarter-final first leg. Ngannou wants UFC title after homelessness 2018-01-18T23:30:21.000000000+00:00 Having battled a rough childhood in Cameroon and time spent sleeping on the streets in Paris, Francis Ngannou is within a trademark knockout of the UFC title. Ben Simmons to endure All-Star wait 2018-01-18T23:10:21.000000000+00:00 NBA fans, players and media members have selected Kyrie Irving and DeMar DeRozan as the East's All-Star starting guards ahead of Ben Simmons. Cricket NSW director suspended for conduct 2018-01-18T23:04:17.000000000+00:00 Cricket NSW board member Danny Bhandari has been banned for two Sydney grade cricket matches over on-field misconduct. I'm more than a T20 specialist: NZ's Sodhi 2018-01-18T22:40:20.000000000+00:00 He's the world's highest-ranked Twenty20 bowler but New Zealand legspinner Ish Sodhi wants to go beyond the shorter form of cricket. NBA suspend Afflalo for fighting 2018-01-18T22:32:15.000000000+00:00 After fighting with Minnesota's Nemanja Bjelica, Orlando Magic player Aaron Afflalo has been suspended for two games by the NBA. Brazel in touch as McIlroy makes comeback 2018-01-18T21:56:21.000000000+00:00 Sam Brazel is one shot back from the leaders after the opening round of the European Tour event in Abu Dhabi, which is led by Tommy Fleetwood after round one. Beijing Games could help end NHL/IOC standoff 2018-01-18T21:40:22.000000000+00:00 In sporting terms this had been an arranged marriage and after five consecutive Winter Games together the NHL, feeling unappreciated and taken advantage of, told the IOC their players would not compete in Pyeongchang. Simmons a chance to make All Stars history 2018-01-18T21:10:21.000000000+00:00 Australian star Ben Simmons will find out if he's selected as a starter for the East division in the NBA All Stars on Friday morning (AEDT). 'Pyongyang Olympics?' Backlash reveals changing attitudes in South Korea 2018-01-18T21:06:11.000000000+00:00 An agreement between South and North Korea to march under a unity flag and field a joint ice hockey team at next month's Olympics was met by sharp criticism from many in the South on Thursday, highlighting changing attitudes towards the country's northern neighbour.