Saturday, September 27, 2014
Uzbek gymnast Oksana Chusovitina was winning gold medals at international meets before many of her rivals at the Asian Games were even born. At 39 years of age, she's not done yet.
There were days when NASCAR star Tony Stewart couldn't get out of bed. It was a chore to take a shower, to leave his room. The television was on, he would stare at it, and have no idea what he was watching.
Cycling's world governing body the Union Cycliste Internationale (UCI) announced on Thursday a change to how riders will be judged if they test positive for banned substances.
A group of eccentric international cricketers on Friday set a new record for the highest-ever match with a lung-busting effort at the top of Mount Kilimanjaro.
Friday, September 26, 2014
The Los Angeles Dodgers and Detroit Tigers sealed their berths in the playoffs while the New York Yankees were eliminated from contention as the postseason picture came closer to being framed on Wednesday.
Lionel Messi failed to take his chances as Barcelona was held to a 0-0 draw by a disciplined and defensive Malaga side in the Spanish league on Wednesday.
On the face of it, Europe are ideally placed to extend their domination over the United States when the 40th staging of the Ryder Cup gets underway at Gleneagles on Friday.
Qatar's women's basketball team stood defiant over a ban on their Muslim headscarves Thursday as a second doping case and match-fixing fears overshadowed the Asian Games.
Liu Hao Thursday became the third Chinese male weightlifter in a row to pull out all the stops with the final lift of the competition and snatch an unlikely gold medal.