Monday, February 1, 2016
New Zealand's Kane Williamson and Martin Guptill shared a record partnership as the Black Caps beat Pakistan by three wickets with two balls to spare on Sunday, taking the one-day series 2-0.
Joe Webber scored a try after the hooter to lift New Zealand over South Africa 24-21 in Sunday's final of the Wellington leg of the World Rugby Sevens Series, defending the title won on home soil last year.
Sunday, January 31, 2016
Angelique Kerber upset Serena Williams 6-4, 3-6, 6-4 to win the Australian Open title on Saturday, ending the six-time champion's unbeaten streak in finals here and winning a major title for the first time.
Kevin Love scored 19 of his 29 points in the first half, Kyrie Irving had 28 points and the Cleveland Cavaliers rolled to a 114-106 win over the Detroit Pistons on Friday.
Jaromir Jagr wishes he wasn't at the All-Star game. The NHL's oldest player, who will turn 44 next month, would rather be working out and skating in South Florida.
Megan Khang shot a 5-under 68 in strong wind Friday for a share of the lead in the season-opening Pure Silk-Bahamas LPGA Classic, her first event as an LPGA Tour member.
Jordan Spieth made three birdies in his last nine holes to get himself within four strokes of the lead after the weather-delayed second round of the Singapore Open on Saturday.
The IOC advised national Olympic committees on Friday to follow the World Health Organization's guidance on dealing with the Zika virus ahead of the Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, asserting its confidence that the games will be safe.
Saturday, January 30, 2016
Kyle Lowry had 26 points and 10 assists, DeMar DeRozan also scored 26 points and the Toronto Raptors set a franchise record with their 10th consecutive victory, 103-93 over the New York Knicks on Thursday.
The WNBA is switching up its playoffs. The league announced Thursday it is taking the top eight teams based on record as opposed to conference allegiances, and increasing the post-season to four rounds.