TORONTO, Canada: Tyreke Evans outduelled three defenders to sink the game-winning layup with one second left as the New Orleans Pelicans rallied in the fourth quarter to beat the Toronto Raptors 95-93
SEATTLE: Russell Wilson hit Jermaine Kearse for a 35-yard touchdown 3:19 into overtime to lift the Seattle Seahawks to an improbable 28-22 victory over Green Bay and into a second straight Super Bowl.
SYDNEY: Explosive Australian opener David Warner on Monday defended a heated on-field exchange with Indian batsman Rohit Sharma in which he demanded the Indian cricketer “speak English.”
LONDON: Shaun Murphy thrashed Australia’s Neil Robertson 10-2 in the final of the Snooker Masters at London’s Alexandra Palace on Sunday to complete a career Triple Crown.
HONOLULU: Jimmy Walker became the first back-to-back winner of the Sony Open since 2004, successfully defending his title in dominant fashion as he blitzed the PGA Tour field on Sunday.
BERLIN: Germany's football association DFB on Monday slapped a 55,000-euro ($58,000) fine on Hamburg SV for the actions of a pitch invader who attacked Bayern Munich's Franck Ribery with a scarf in a
LONDON: Chelsea returned to their early-season form to open up a five-point lead in the Premier League, Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi continued to make mincemeat of La Liga defenses and Juventus
MELBOURNE: Big guns Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal and Maria Sharapova successfully blasted their way into the Australian Open second round Monday but the Grand Slam dream of Ana Ivanovic was shattered.<
MALABO, Equatorial Guinea: There was frustration for much-fancied Tunisia and for 2012 champions Zambia as the Africa Cup of Nations moved to the remote outpost of Ebebiyin on Sunday.
MELBOURNE: With both quarterfinal spots from Group D up for grabs, Japan, Jordan and Iraq have plenty to play for Tuesday.
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