Saturday, August 22, 2015
Liverpool midfielder James Milner claims Monday's clash with Arsenal is the perfect opportunity to test his side's improvement since last season.
After starting the new Ligue 1 campaign with back-to-back defeats, troubled Marseille play their first game under new coach Michel when Troyes visit the Stade Velodrome on Sunday.
Novak Djokovic smacked his racket on the court after losing serve, seemingly headed for another unexplainable loss at a tournament that has eluded him. In the end, he stopped fuming and started playing like the best.
Pittsburgh starting pitcher Charlie Morton combined with two relievers to shut out San Francisco and guide the Pirates to a 4-0 win on Thursday that saw them edge within 4-1/2 games of the National League Central Division lead.
Tiger Woods kept saying his game was getting better, even though his results didn't show it. On his first day at the Wyndham Championship, his score finally did.
Jarryd Hayne certainly had no intention of inducing a collective laugh when it came to his thoughts on the fair catch in football.
The head of Rio de Janeiro's water utility has acknowledged "problems" with the city's sewage-filled Guanabara Bay but insisted the Olympic city will eventually reach its goal of collecting and treating all the waste currently dumped into the waterway.
Taiwan's Tai Tzu-ying (戴資穎) improved her Badminton World Federation (BWF) rankings in women's singles after her strong performance at the 2015 BWF World Championships on Aug. 10-16 in Jakarta, Indonesia.
Friday, August 21, 2015
Valencia is close to completing its return to the Champions League after beating Monaco 3-1 Wednesday in their first leg playoff on a night full of late goals by teams fighting to reach the lucrative group stage of Europe's top club competition.
Argentina defender Nicolas Otamendi has signed for Manchester City, the Premier League side announced on Thursday after a deal was agreed with his current side Valencia.