SHANGHAI: World and Olympic champion Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce finished just fifth in the Shanghai Diamond League 100m on Sunday in a setback to her bid for a third straight world title.
MANILA: San Miguel Beer is looking fearsome once again, thanks in large part to Arizona Reid.
CHARLOTTE, North Carolina: World No. 1 Rory McIlroy fired an electrifying 11-under par 61 in Saturday’s third round to vault into a four-shot lead at the US PGA Tour Wells Fargo Championship.
LONDON: Arsenal stayed ahead of Manchester United in the race to qualify directly for next season’s Champions League when they drew 1-1 at Old Trafford on Sunday while Manchester City made sure of the
MILAN: Alberto Contador clung on to the overall lead of the Giro d’Italia despite being outsprinted by his closest rival Fabio Aru at the end of a hilly ninth stage on Sunday.
DONGGUAN, China: China won their sixth consecutive Sudirman Cup on Sunday, defeating Japan, which had reached the badminton tournament’s finals for the first time.
LE MANS, France: Spain’s Jorge Lorenzo celebrated his second successive MotoGP win after beating team mate and championship leader Valentino Rossi in a Yamaha one-two at Sunday’s French Grand Prix.
BALTIMORE: Minutes before the Preakness, it was an ominous scene at Pimlico Race Course. Thunder and lightning. Wind and rain. A record crowd scrambling for cover. A drenched racetrack.
KANSAS CITY, Missouri: New York Yankees pitcher C.C.
WILLIAMSBURG, Virginia: Perrine Delacour, who benefitted from a late meltdown by Alison Lee, shot a four-under 67 to take a one-shot lead after three rounds of the LPGA Tour’s Kingsmill Championship o
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