Monday, August 25, 2014
Five-time Olympic gold medalist Ryan Lochte lost out on a final spot to Michael Phelps in the 200 meters individual medley at the Pan Pacific Championships on Sunday.
Giro d'Italia champion Nairo Quintana got his quest to win the Tour of Spain off to a flying start as his Movistar team won the opening stage team time trial on Saturday.
Jamaican sprint superstar Usain Bolt set a new best time of 9.98 seconds for the rarely run 100m indoors at Warsaw's national soccer stadium on Saturday.
Canada beat the United States 80-56 Sunday in the final of the women's event in the William Jones Cup 2014 basketball tournament, which was hosted by Taiwan.
A Japanese wrestler-turned-politician hopes his vision of “sports diplomacy” can repair his country's fraught relationship with North Korea, as he prepares to host an extraordinary sporting event in Pyongyang.
Sunday, August 24, 2014
Derrick Rose earned a spot on the final 12-man U.S. roster of NBA stars for the Basketball World Cup after helping the Americans rip Puerto Rico 112-86 Friday.
So-yeon Ryu used a second straight bogey-free round to pull away at the Canadian Women's Open.
Defending champion Adam Scott made a run of four consecutive birdies and closed with a tap-in birdie to share the lead after Friday's second round of The Barclays PGA tournament.
Mike Goodes shot an 8-under 64 on Friday for a one-stroke lead in the Champions Tour's Boeing Classic.
Oakland beat the Los Angeles Angels 5-3 on Friday to slice the gap between the American League's top two teams to just one game, with Athletics pitcher Sonny Gray ending a month-long losing streak to steer the hosts to an important victory.