Monday, March 3, 2014
Germany's Kristina Vogel won the women's individual sprint at the track cycling World Championships on Saturday, beating China's Zhong Tianshi in the final for her second title of the week.
A Moroccan runner won the men's division of the 2014 Wanjinshi International Marathon held in New Taipei Sunday, with a North Korean grabbing the title in the women's group, both in record times.
Sunday, March 2, 2014
Great Britain's Joanna Rowsell won her first individual world title Friday, beating defending champion Sarah Hammer in the women's individual pursuit at the track cycling World Championships.
Saturday, March 1, 2014
Great Britain retained their women's team pursuit world crown Thursday, rallying to vanquish Canada to claim Britain's first gold of the 2014 track cycling World Championships.
World champion James Magnussen said Friday Stilnox was not an issue among current Australian swimmers in the wake of Grant Hackett seeking treatment for addiction to the prescription drug.
Sunday, February 23, 2014
Taiwan won a gold medal in a women's event and a silver in a mixed event Friday at the 2014 Tug of War International Federation (TWIF) World Indoor Championships in Ireland.
Monday, February 17, 2014
Frenchman Renaud Lavillenie broke Sergei Bubka's 21-year-old indoor pole vault world record on Saturday at the same Donetsk meeting where the Ukrainian great set the old mark in 1993.
Friday, February 14, 2014
After 50 years of debate over her unattainably perfect figure, Barbie now is unapologetic about her tiny waist and endless legs.
Monday, February 10, 2014
A border collie named Kelso rocketed to a win in the Westminster Kennel Club's new agility competition, while a husky mix called Roo! ran away with the recognition afforded to mixed-breed dogs at the nation's premier show for the first time since the 1800s.
Saturday, February 8, 2014
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and his Chinese counterpart appear not to be bothered by the international ruckus over Russia's law restricting gay rights.1 Comment