Sunday, September 28, 2014
Mainz drew 0-0 with Hoffenheim on Friday as both sides missed the chance to go provisionally top of the Bundesliga.
Taiwan's national weightlifting coach said that he hoped the stunning success of his golden girls could lift spirits back home in a devastated city close to their hearts.
Saturday, September 27, 2014
Derek Jeter didn't want the night to end. The retiring captain gave New York one more win with a big hit, then took two trips out to shortstop, waving to the adoring crowd each time following his final home game at Yankee Stadium.
San Francisco became the latest team to secure a place in the Major League Baseball playoffs, beating San Diego 9-8 in a see-sawing game on Thursday hours after their postseason spot was confirmed when Milwaukee lost to drop out of contention.
UEFA announced on Thursday that it had opened probes against Monaco, Roma, Besiktas, Inter Milan, Liverpool and Russian club Krasnodar for suspected breaches of financial fair play rules.
Valencia remained undefeated and took the lead of the Spanish league on goal difference by beating Cordoba 3-0 on Thursday.
Saint-Etienne and Bordeaux missed the chance to go level on points with French league leader Marseille after drawing 1-1 on Thursday.
New York tight end Larry Donnell caught three scoring passes from quarterback Eli Manning in the first half to set up the Giants' 45-14 win over the Washington Redskins on Thursday.
Basketball's world body insisted its ban on headwear has no “religious connotation” Friday after Qatar's women's team quit the Asian Games because they were not allowed to play in hijab scarves.
South Korea's Kim Min-jae won a shock silver medal in the men's 105kg weightlifting Friday and then melted hearts by cuddling his 8-month-old baby son on the victory podium.