CAPE TOWN: Twenty years after then-President Nelson Mandela wore a Springbok jersey to promote racial reconciliation, many South Africans are not convinced the 2015 Rugby World Cup squad has shed its
MADRID: Real Madrid got their season up and running when Gareth Bale and James Rodriguez struck twice in a 5-0 drubbing of Real Betis on Saturday while La Liga champions Barcelona edged Malaga 1-0 to
LONDON: Swansea City defeated Manchester United 2-1 for the third successive meeting as Louis van Gaal’s side’s unbeaten start to the Premier League season ground to a halt on Sunday.
BEIJING: Asbel Kiprop produced a trademark sprint finish to win a third straight 1,500 meters gold and ensure Kenya topped the medals table at successive world championships after the final night of a
ASTANA, Kazakhstan: Japan will head to the Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro next year full of hope and expectation after completing a superb world championship week in Astana on Sunday.
CUMBRE DEL SOL, Spain: Dutch rider Tom Dumoulin edged out Chris Froome in a frantic finale to claim victory and the overall race lead on the ninth stage of Spain’s Vuelta on Sunday.
SILVERSTONE, England: Italian great Valentino Rossi won a rain-hit British Grand Prix to take a 12-point lead over Yamaha team mate Jorge Lorenzo on Sunday as Marc Marquez’s hopes of retaining the Mot
COLOMBO: The decisive third and final Test between India and Sri Lanka was on a knife edge after 15 wickets fell during a dramatic third day’s play in Colombo on Sunday.
EDISON, N.J.: Bae Sang-moon is making the most of his final weeks before he starts mandatory military service in South Korea.
TAIPEI: Gilas Pilipinas vs. Chinese Taipei — at least the last two acts of this emotional rivalry — hasn’t been kind to the home team at all.
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