EDISON, United States: Jordan Spieth’s reign as world number one came to an abrupt end on Friday after a missed cut at the Barclays ensured Rory McIlroy would return to top spot.
COLOMBO: Cheteshwar Pujara marked his recall with an unbeaten century after Sri Lanka’s Dhammika Prasad ripped through India’s batting in the decisive third and final Test in Colombo on Saturday.
LOS ANGELES: Los Angeles Lakers President Jim Buss hinted the club would be ready to hold discussions about possibly extending Kobe Bryant’s NBA career when the star’s current contract expires at the
ARLINGTON, Texas: San Francisco rookie Kelby Tomlinson made the key contribution to victory for the second straight day, driving in the winning run with a bases-loaded single in the ninth inning to gi
WINSTON-SALEM, United States: Second-seeded South African Kevin Anderson powered into the semi-finals of the US Open tune-up tournament at Winston-Salem on Thursday with 6-2, 7-6 (7/1) win over Borna
ALTO DE CAPILEIRA, Spain: Dutch rider Bert Jan Lindeman won Friday’s seventh stage of Spain’s Vuelta at La Alpujarra summit during a first stage in the mountains which proved gruelling for Britain’s C
NEW HAVEN: Four-time champion Caroline Wozniacki and two-time defending champ Petra Kvitova on Thursday set up a mouthwatering semifinal showdown at the US Open tune-up event at New Haven.
BEIJING: Dutch flier Dafne Schippers completed her transformation from heptathlete to world champion sprinter when she ran the fourth fastest 200 meters of all time to win by a nose at the Bird’s Nest
BARCELONA: Barcelona’s Brazil forward Neymar could play a part in Saturday’s La Liga match at home to Malaga after completing his recovery from illness, coach Luis Enrique said on Friday.
MONACO: UEFA President Michel Platini remained tightlipped on the FIFA presidency campaign in his first public address on Friday since announcing his candidature for the top job in world football.
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