Friday, July 18, 2014
The 101st edition of the Tour de France is turning into a memorable one for the host nation.
Quinton de Kock scored his maiden test half-century Thursday as South Africa reached 331-7 at lunch on the second day of the first test against Sri Lanka.
Jeremy Lin, the first NBA player of Taiwanese descent, is slated to start a week-long visit to Taiwan today, amid great public interest in his recent transfer to the Los Angeles Lakers.
Toni Kroos on Thursday became Real Madrid's first high profile signing for the new season, moving from Bayern Munich on a six-year deal just days after winning the World Cup with Germany.
Thursday, July 17, 2014
On a summer evening filled with reminders of generational change, the American League maintained nearly two decades of dominance by beating the National League 5-3 in the All-Star game Tuesday for its 13th win in 17 years.
The bullpen door swung open, and Glen Perkins ran out on his way to the mound he's made his ninth-inning home at Target Field.
Dwyane Wade will stay with the Miami Heat to aid the club he helped to three NBA titles in rebuilding after the loss of superstar LeBron James, he said Tuesday.
The first national study of homophobia in Australian sport released Wednesday suggests insults, jokes and discrimination based on sexuality are commonplace both on and off the field.
Wednesday, July 16, 2014
Oakland's Yoenis Cespedes became the first repeat winner of the All-Star home run derby in 15 years, powering his way past Cincinnati's Todd Frazier by a whopping 9-1 in the final round Monday night.