KUALA LUMPUR: Beijing on Friday narrowly won a historic International Olympic Committee vote for the 2022 Winter Games that secured its place in sporting history.
TURNBERRY, Scotland: Golf reclaimed center stage from Donald Trump at the Women’s British Open as Suzann Pettersen tamed tough early conditions to set a challenging clubhouse target midway through the
GAINESVILLE, Virginia: Tiger Woods celebrated a lengthy birdie putt on his penultimate hole with one of his trademark fist pumps on the way to his lowest round of the year with regard to par at the Qu
HAMBURG: Top seed Rafael Nadal defeated fifth seed Pablo Cuevas 6-3, 6-2 on Friday to set up a Hamburg semifinal clash against Italian veteran Andreas Seppi.
SHANGHAI: A miss by AC Milan’s 16-year-old reserve goalkeeper gave Real Madrid a 10-9 penalty shoot-out victory in an exhibition match in Shanghai on Thursday.
STOCKHOLM: Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce warmed up for the world championships with a dominant win in the women’s 100 meters on a cool evening at the Stockholm Diamond League on Thursday.
KAZAN, Russia: Missy Franklin and Katie Ledecky are the workhorses of the US team at the world swimming championships.
BIRMINGHAM, England: Ian Bell delighted a capacity crowd at his Warwickshire home ground with a sparkling unbeaten 50 as England beat Australia by eight wickets to win the third Test at Edgbaston on F
JOHANNESBURG: Chris Paul keeps waking up in his hotel at 3 a.m. because of jet-lag and is wiped, though it hasn’t stopped him getting out and visiting the house where Nelson Mandela lived.
BIRMINGHAM, Endland: England paceman James Anderson has been ruled out of the remainder of the third Ashes Test against Australia at Edgbaston and next week’s fourth Test at Trent Bridge, it was annou
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