Thursday, February 26, 2015
FIFA will not compensate European clubs for disrupting their season by rescheduling the 2022 World Cup, according to the governing body's secretary-general.
The new commissioner of the Chinese Professional Baseball League (CPBL, 中華職棒) has finally taken up the post, ending seven months of speculation following the departure of his predecessor Hwang Jenn-tai (黃鎮台).
Taiwan's Hsieh Su-wei (謝淑薇) and Chan Hao-ching (詹皓晴) both reached the doubles quarterfinals at the women's WTA Qatar Total Open in Doha on Tuesday with first round wins.
Wednesday, February 25, 2015
James Harden had 31 points, 11 rebounds and 10 assists for his second triple-double this season, leading the Houston Rockets to a 113-102 victory over the Minnesota Timberwolves on Monday night.
Cory Schneider had 38 saves for his third shutout of the season as the New Jersey Devils posted their first four-game winning streak in two years with a 3-0 decision over the fading Arizona Coyotes on Monday.
Disgraced dope-cheat Alex Rodriguez, who missed the entire 2014 Major League Baseball season serving a record ban for performance-enhancing drugs, reported to the New York Yankees training camp this week.
The National Rugby League (NRL) has taken ownership of the Gold Coast Titans, the club which was already mired in financial problems before it became embroiled in a Crime and Corruption Commission investigation into five players.
Chris Gayle bludgeoned his way into the World Cup records with his 215 containing 16 sixes and his 372-run partnership with Marlon Samuels (133 not out) to lift West Indies to 372-2 against Zimbabwe in a Pool B match on Tuesday.
Australia and New Zealand will not only vie for top spot in Pool A of the World Cup when they clash in Auckland on Saturday, but the winner will also lift the Chappell-Hadlee trophy, it was announced Tuesday.
Tuesday, February 24, 2015
LeBron James and Kyrie Irving each scored 18 points, and J.R. Smith had 17 and hooked up with Iman Shumpert for a dazzling dunk in their return to New York as the Cleveland Cavaliers crushed the Knicks 101-83 on Sunday.