Sunday, August 31, 2014
Spain's Carolina Marin ended her country's long wait for a first badminton world championship medal on Friday when she reached the semifinals of the women's singles in Copenhagen, assuring herself of at least bronze.
Saturday, August 30, 2014
Jamaica's Veronica Campbell-Brown has her eyes firmly fixed on next year's world athletics championships in Beijing after claiming her first win at a Diamond League meet since her doping controversy in Zurich on Thursday.
Thursday, August 28, 2014
Chen Long eased his way into the second round of the badminton world championship on Tuesday with a routine victory over Austrian rank outsider Luka Wraber in Copenhagen.
Wednesday, August 27, 2014
Badminton great Lee Chong Wei began his attempt to finally win a world championship title with a quick victory on Monday.
Japanese teenager Ami Kondo set the first day of the World Judo Championships alight on Monday as she won the -48 kilogram title.
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.
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
Katie Ledecky smashed another world record as Michael Phelps won his first individual gold medal post-retirement at the Pan Pacific Championships in Australia on Saturday.