O’Sullivan hit with suspended fine

LONDON: Four-time world champion Ronnie O’Sullivan was given a suspended fine and a warning by snooker’s governing body yesterday after being found guilty of failing to attend tournaments.

Federer cruises past hapless Young in US Open

NEW YORK: Roger Federer began his campaign to win a record sixth US Open with a comfortable 6-3, 6-2, 6-4 victory on Monday over America’s Donald Young, whose season of under-achievement hit another l

Tokyo captures Little League World Series title

SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pennsylvania: Noriatsu Osaka hit three homers and tripled as Tokyo limited Goodlettsville, Tennessee’s potent lineup to two hits in a 12-2 victory Sunday to win the Little League W

Kiwi Ko becomes youngest LPGA winner at 15

VANCOUVER, Canada: New Zealand’s Lydia Ko became the youngest champion in the history of the LPGA Tour on Sunday by firing a five-under-par 67 to capture the Canadian Women’s Open by three strokes.

Real slumps to upset defeat at Getafe

LONDON: Spanish champions Real Madrid squandered the lead to slump to a shock 2-1 defeat at city neighbors Getafe in La Liga on Sunday.

Stosur triumphs; rain halts play at US Open

NEW YORK: Back at the site of her greatest victory, Samantha Stosur looked like a champion again, not the player who has often struggled this year.

Watney romps to three-stroke victory at Barclays tourney

FARMINGDALE, New York: American Nick Watney won the Barclays Tournament in Farmingdale, New York by three shots on Sunday, shooting down Sergio Garcia’s quest for consecuti

Poulter, Colsaerts wildcards for European Ryder Cup team

GLENEAGLES, Scotland: European Ryder Cup captain Jose Maria Olazabal was adamant yesterday that picking the inexperienced Nicolas Colsaerts of Belgium — along with England’s Ian Poulter — as his wildc

Briscoe ends teammate Power’s reign in Sonoma

SONOMA, California: Ryan Briscoe got past fellow-Australian and Penske teammate Will Power out of a caution pit stop Sunday and held off the two-time defending Sonoma champion for his first IndyCar vi

Hudson, Janish lead Braves past Giants 7-1

SAN FRANCISCO: Tim Hudson pitched seven strong innings for his seventh consecutive victory and Paul Janish tripled home two runs to help the Atlanta Braves beat the San Francisco

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