NEW YORK: Second seed Simona Halep survived a scare at the U.S. Open by overtaking American wild card Danielle Collins 6-7 (2), 6-1, 6-2 in Monday's opening center court match.
ARCOS DE LA FRONTERA, Spain: Australian rider Michael Matthews won the third stage of the Tour of Spain and took the overall race lead as he prevailed in a sprint finish ahead of Irishman Dan Martin a
HARARE: A brutal onslaught by Mitchell Marsh and George Maxwell carried Australia to a crushing 198-run victory over Zimbabwe in the first game of a one-day triangular series on Monday.
LIVERPOOL, England: Liverpool signed Italy striker Mario Balotelli from AC Milan on Monday, taking a calculated gamble on a headline-grabbing player known as much for his controversies as his goals.
PARAMUS, New Jersey: Hunter Mahan pulled away with three straight birdies late in the final round Sunday to win The Barclays, ending more than two years without a title on the PGA Tour.
MACAU: Filipino boxing legend Manny Pacquiao on Monday dismissed his next opponent, undefeated American Chris Algieri, as merely an “okay” fighter as the buildup began to their upcoming contest.
LONDON, Ontario: So Yeon Ryu missed out on the LPGA Tour’s 72-hole scoring record. She got the champagne shower she was longing for on the final green— reversing roles with Inbee Park.
WASHINGTON: Tiger Woods has split with coach Sean Foley, the 14-time major champion said on his website on Monday.
SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pennsylvania: In the giddy moments after South Korea won the Little League World Series, outfielder Don Wan Sin realized how he wanted to celebrate.
OAKLAND, California: Josh Hamilton homered and drove in three runs, and Mike Trout also hit a homer as the Los Angeles Angels regained the best record in the league with a 9-4 win over the Oakland Ath
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