BARCELONA: Kei Nishikori was crowned Barcelona Open champion for the second consecutive year after a hard-fought 6-4, 6-4 victory over surprise Spanish finalist Pablo Andujar on Sunday.
LONDON: Chelsea will have to keep the champagne on ice for at least a week after their seemingly inevitable progress toward the Premier League title was checked by a goalless draw away to Arsenal on S
MANILA: Talk 'N Text import Ivan Johnson was back in his elements, and Rain or Shine made the most out of it.
NEW ORLEANS: Golden State’s Stephen Curry put in a match-winning performance as the Warriors became the first team to reach the second round of the NBA playoffs by beating New Orleans 109-98 on Saturd
NEW YORK: Wladimir Klitschko used his big jab to extend a nine-year reign as world heavyweight champion with a unanimous points decision over a game but limited Bryant Jennings at Madison Square Garde
LONDON: Eliud Kipchoge won the London Marathon for the first time on Sunday, leading home a Kenyan top four ahead of defending champion Wilson Kipsang.
SAN DIEGO: Los Angeles’ Adrian Gonzalez hit his sixth home run against San Diego this year, a three-run shot, as the Dodgers beat the Padres 11-8 on Saturday to extend their lead in the National Leagu
NEW ORLEANS: Australian Jason Day and Erik Compton shared the lead on Saturday when the third round of the US PGA Tour’s Zurich Classic was halted by darkness.
SHANGHAI: Wu Ashun became the first Chinese player to win a European Tour title on home soil when he beat David Howell by one stroke to capture the Volvo China Open on Sunday.
JAKARTA: Briton Lee Westwood made it an Indonesian Masters hat trick by winning the Asian Tour title on Sunday but only after surviving a playoff with Thai Chapchai Nirat after blowing a five-shot lea
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