Toronto moved into the NBA conference finals for the first time in franchise history by beating Miami 116-89 on Sunday in Game 7 of their second-round playoff series, led by Kyle Lowry, who scored 35 points, and DeMar DeRozan, who had 28.
Miami pitcher Jose Fernandez starred on the mound and at the plate, striking out 11 batters over seven innings and driving in two runs to lead the Marlins to a 5-1 win at Washington, further tightening the closely fought National League East division.
Novak Djokovic underlined the growing clay-court threat of Andy Murray barely a fortnight from the French Open after conceding defeat to the British No. 1 in the final of the Rome Masters.
The Chinese Taipei Baseball Association has withdrawn its bid to hold the first round of the 2017 World Baseball Classic (WBC) competition in the Asian region, according to a press release from the country's baseball association Monday.
A security blunder at Manchester United prevented the Premier League completing the season on Sunday, with a fake bomb spotted inside Old Trafford only discovered to have been left from a terror exercise long after the game against Bournemouth was postponed.
Kansas City Royals relief pitcher Chien-Ming Wang picked up his second win of the season Sunday in a 4-2 extra-inning win over the Atlanta Braves.
Zlatan Ibrahimovic headed home a minute from time to break Paris Saint-Germain's single season Ligue 1 scoring record in a 4-0 rout of Nantes on Saturday.
Barcelona sealed their 24th La Liga title as Luis Suarez took his tally for the season to 59 goals with a hat trick in a 3-0 win at Granada to hold off Real Madrid's late-season surge.
Chicago's Jake Arrieta struck out 11 batters in eight innings to extend the Cubs' record winning streak with him on the mound, as the hosts beat Pittsburgh 8-2 on Saturday to further boost their already big lead in the National League standings.
Police ordered Manchester United to abandon their final Premier League game of the season against Bournemouth on Sunday after a suspicious package was discovered at Old Trafford.