NEW YORK: Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova became the fifth top 10 seed to exit the US Open in the first week Saturday when she was knocked out by Serbian world No. 145 Aleksandra Krunic.
SEVILLE, Spain: Gilas Pilipinas believes that it gained something in taking a sorry loss to Croatia Saturday at the start of the 2014 Fiba World Cup.
LIVERPOOL, England: Manchester City slumped to a surprise first defeat in the defense of its Premier League title on Saturday, losing 1-0 to Stoke as the problems of arch-rival Manchester United mount
CHELYABINSK, Russia: Teddy Riner won his seventh world title as he took over-100kg gold in Chelyabinsk on Saturday, with Lukas Krpalek making history for the Czech Republic.
NOTTINGHAM, England: India’s spinners again proved England’s undoing as the tourists won the third One-Day International at Trent Bridge on Saturday by six wickets to take a 2-0 lead in the five-match
NORTON, Massachusetts: Ryan Palmer rolled in nine birdies en route to a 63 to grab a two-shot lead after the first round of the Deutsche Bank Championship, the second leg of the FedEx Cup playoffs.
COPENHAGEN: Malaysian world No.
ALBACETE, Spain: France’s Nacer Bouhanni won his second stage of the Vuelta a Espana in controversial circumstances as he edged out Australia’s Michael Matthews at the finish line of Saturday’s 207km
SILVERSTONE, England: Runaway world championship leader Marc Marquez secured his 10th pole position out of a possible 12 this season on Saturday as he recorded the fastest time in qualifying for the B
NOTTINGHAM, United Kingdom: India beat England by six wickets to win the third one-day international at Trent Bridge on Saturday and so take a 2-0 lead in the five-match series.
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