Tuesday, August 18, 2015
Obafemi Martins scored two goals in his first game since June 16 as the Seattle Sounders beat Orlando City 4-0 on Sunday to end a club-record losing streak at five games in Major League Soccer.
Taiwanese golfer Candie Kung shot a 2-under-par 70 in the final round of the 2015 Cambia Portland Classic on Sunday to finish the event tied for second at 13 under par, eight shots behind runaway winner Brooke Henderson.
The eighth Asia Pacific Deaf Games will take place in Taoyuan from Oct. 3 to 11, city and sports officials announced yesterday in an international press conference in Taipei.
Taiwan is set to reopen the Asia winter baseball league at the end of 2015, according to the Chinese Professional Baseball League (CPBL).
Monday, August 17, 2015
After being relegation candidates for most of last season, Leicester could be spending more time at the other end of the Premier League table this time around.
Forward Claudio Beauvue came off the bench to score against his former club as Lyon earned a hard-fought 1-0 win away to Guingamp in the French league on Saturday.
Borussia Dortmund routed Borussia Moenchengladbach 4-0 at home in its Bundesliga opener Saturday, displaying the kind of tenacious free-flowing soccer that led the club to back-to-back titles in 2011 and 2012.
Former Real Madrid goalkeeper Iker Casillas kept a clean sheet in his Portuguese league debut on Saturday, when FC Porto beat Guimaraes 3-0 to start its season.
Reigning champion Zenit St. Petersburg suffered its first home loss in the Russian Premier League in nine months Saturday, allowing its old rival CSKA Moscow to open up a lead at the top of the table.
Bradley Wright-Phillips scored his fifth goal in six games as the New York Red Bulls beat Toronto FC 3-0 on Saturday night to extend their Major League Soccer unbeaten streak to six games.