Wednesday, July 1, 2015
Striker Eduardo Vargas scored twice to lead Chile to a 2-1 win over 10-man Peru in the semifinals of the Copa America on Monday, keeping alive the host's hopes of winning the South American tournament for the first time.
Novak Djokovic, Serena Williams and Maria Sharapova reached the Wimbledon second round on Monday as 2002 champion Lleyton Hewitt's 17-year All England Club career came to a bruising end.
Houston's Chris Carter and Jose Altuve homered in a strong start by the Astros, who beat Kansas City 6-1 on Monday in a clash of the American League's two top teams.
Chris Pronger always seemed destined for the Hockey Hall of Fame.
Free agency for eligible NBA players begins Wednesday, with Cleveland's LeBron James and Kevin Love drawing plenty of attention but LaMarcus Aldridge and Marc Gasol more likely to make a move.
Tuesday, June 30, 2015
In an astonishing debut, Steven Matz became the only major league pitcher to drive in four runs in his first career game while leading the New York Mets to a 7-2 victory over the Cincinnati Reds on Sunday.
Jeff Maggert is moving into an elite class on golf's senior circuit.
Even Na Yeon Choi wasn't sure if Sunday was the time for her ninth career LPGA Tour title as she struggled throughout much of her round at Pinnacle Country Club.
Controversial sprinter Justin Gatlin fired a World Championships warning shot Sunday, winning the 200 meter title at the U.S. athletics championships in a blistering 19.57 seconds.
Taiwanese-American NBA player Jeremy Lin (林書豪) yesterday said he has continued to sharpen his skills over the ongoing offseason as he aimed to sign a contract with any NBA team where he could be a starter and which fits his style.