Tuesday, October 21, 2014
A San Francisco Giants dynasty seeking its third crown in five seasons faces a team of destiny in the Kansas City Royals when he 110th World Series begins Tuesday.
Peyton Manning became the NFL's new leader in career touchdown passes as the Denver Broncos toyed with the San Francisco 49ers in an emphatic 42-17 victory Sunday night.
Andy Murray continued his recent resurgence by winning his second title in three weeks at the Erste Bank Open on Sunday and boosting his chances of making the cut for the ATP finals.
Striker Andre-Pierre Gignac scored his 10th league goal in as many games as league leader Marseille beat Toulouse 2-0 on Sunday to secure an eighth straight win and stay seven points ahead of bitter rival Paris Saint-Germain and Bordeaux.
Liverpool profited from an own goal in the fifth minute of injury time to escape with a 3-2 win over Queens Park Rangers (QPR) on Sunday after one of the most chaotic finishes to a Premier League game.
Sevilla scored twice in the second half to win 2-0 at Elche and rise into second place in the Spanish league after Deportivo La Coruna beat Valencia 3-0 to hand the visitor its first defeat of the season on Sunday.
Clint Dempsey and Lamar Neagle scored in the second half to give the Seattle Sounders a 2-2 draw with the LA Galaxy in Major League Soccer on Sunday.
Hamburger SV drew 1-1 with Hoffenheim in the Bundesliga on Sunday but was left to rue missed chances as it remained in the relegation zone.
Inter Milan came back twice to rescue a 2-2 draw at home to Napoli in Serie A on Sunday, while AC Milan climbed into fourth after securing a 3-1 victory at Hellas Verona thanks to a brace from Keisuke Honda.
Jay Haas became the 18th player to win a Champions Tour at 60 or older, closing with a 5-under 66 on Sunday for a two-stroke victory in the Greater Hickory Kia Classic.