Sunday, March 9, 2014
All Blacks flyhalf Tom Taylor kicked his third penalty with six minutes remaining to give the Crusaders a deeply contentious 14-13 win over the Stormers in Super Rugby on Saturday.
Jamaica's Veronica Campbell-Brown insisted Saturday she had “nothing to prove” as she made her track comeback at the World Indoor Championships after 10 months sidelined by a botched doping case.
Lee Chong Wei's performance in the 21-14, 21-18 win over Kento Momota which carried him to the semi-finals of the All-England Open appeared to have increased his belief that he can win the ancient title back.
Paralympians set out about turning the spotlight on to the sporting action as competition got underway in the Winter Paralympics on Saturday after an opening ceremony overshadowed by Russia's intervention in Crimea.
Michael Schumacher's spokeswoman says he is “still in the wake-up phase” and that his medical situation is unchanged.
James Harden had 28 points and Houston used a huge third quarter to turn a close game into a blowout against Indiana.
Victoria Azarenka tumbled out of the BNP Paribas Open on Friday, beaten 6-0, 7-6 (2) by American Lauren Davis in her first match in more than a month.
Pittsburgh won 3-2 at Anaheim after a shootout in Friday's clash of the NHL's two divisional leaders, with Evgeni Malkin scoring the Penguins' tying goal during a power play in the third period and Brandon Sutter netting the winner in a six-round shootout.
Marseille's Champions League hopes were dented on Friday as it fell to a surprise 1-0 defeat at home to Nice in the French league.
Olympic Super-G champion Anna Fenninger won her second World Cup race in two days on Friday when she captured the giant slalom at Are and took charge of the overall standings.