Wednesday, August 27, 2014
Japanese teenager Ami Kondo set the first day of the World Judo Championships alight on Monday as she won the -48 kilogram title.
Tuesday, August 26, 2014
Josh Hamilton homered and drove in three runs, and Mike Trout also hit a homer as the Los Angeles Angels regained the best record in the league with a 9-4 win over the Oakland Athletics on Sunday.
Lionel Messi scored twice to help 10-man Barcelona start the Spanish league with a 3-0 win over Elche in the debut of coach Luis Enrique on Sunday, with the Argentina star looking eager to put last season's disappointments behind him.
The World Cup memories are fading fast for Louis van Gaal as the size of the Manchester United rebuilding task hits home.
Hunter Mahan fired a six-under par 65 Sunday to win the U.S. PGA Barclays tournament by two strokes, giving the American his first tour victory in more than two years.
South Korea's Ryu So-yeon held off compatriot Choi Na-yeon on Sunday to capture the Canadian Women's Open, snapping an LPGA win drought of more than two years.
Nico Rosberg extended his championship lead and deepened his rift with Lewis Hamilton. The gloves are now well and truly off between the Mercedes rivals in their bitter fight for the Formula One title.
In the giddy moments after South Korea won the Little League World Series, outfielder Don Wan Sin realized how he wanted to celebrate.
Monday, August 25, 2014
Jordan Zimmermann pitched eight solid innings and Asdrubal Cabrera hit a home run as the Washington Nationals once again beat Giants pitcher Tim Lincecum in a 6-2 win over San Francisco on Saturday