Tuesday, August 18, 2015
Defending champion Paris Saint-Germain moved to the top of the French league after beating Gazelec Ajaccio 2-0 on Sunday in a match pitting the biggest and smallest budgets in the division.
One point from two games. An unseemly spat with medical staff. A porous defense. A rival back to its rampant best. The problems are piling up for Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho early in its Premier League title defense.
Given a third straight chance to finally win a major, Jason Day promised a fight to the finish in the PGA Championship.
Obafemi Martins scored two goals in his first game since June 16 as the Seattle Sounders beat Orlando City 4-0 on Sunday to end a club-record losing streak at five games in Major League Soccer.
Taiwanese golfer Candie Kung shot a 2-under-par 70 in the final round of the 2015 Cambia Portland Classic on Sunday to finish the event tied for second at 13 under par, eight shots behind runaway winner Brooke Henderson.
The eighth Asia Pacific Deaf Games will take place in Taoyuan from Oct. 3 to 11, city and sports officials announced yesterday in an international press conference in Taipei.
Taiwan is set to reopen the Asia winter baseball league at the end of 2015, according to the Chinese Professional Baseball League (CPBL).
Monday, August 17, 2015
After being relegation candidates for most of last season, Leicester could be spending more time at the other end of the Premier League table this time around.
Forward Claudio Beauvue came off the bench to score against his former club as Lyon earned a hard-fought 1-0 win away to Guingamp in the French league on Saturday.
Borussia Dortmund routed Borussia Moenchengladbach 4-0 at home in its Bundesliga opener Saturday, displaying the kind of tenacious free-flowing soccer that led the club to back-to-back titles in 2011 and 2012.