Friday, December 26, 2014
Joe Burns will make his test debut batting No. 6 for Australia in the third test against India beginning Friday at the Melbourne Cricket Ground.
Wednesday, December 24, 2014
Felix Neureuther took advantage of soft snow conditions to win a World Cup slalom race Monday night and take the lead in the discipline standings from Austrian rival Marcel Hirscher, who finished only seventh.
Monday, December 22, 2014
China's world champion and tournament top seed Chen Long survived a scare against India's Kidambi Srikanth on his way to the men's final at the World Superseries finals on Saturday.
Norway's Olympic super-G champion Kjetil Jansrud won his fourth World Cup race of the season on Saturday taking the super-G at Val Gardena.
Captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni said India have the pace threat and aggression to win Tests away from home and it's just a matter of time before results go their way.
Julius Chepkwony Rotich of Kenya won the 2014 Taipei Fubon Marathon on Sunday to take the NT$1.2 million (US$38,031) first prize, dashing the hopes of compatriot Josphat Kamzee Jepkopol for a third straight title.1 Comment
Sunday, December 21, 2014
World number one Nicol David reached her eighth world final after a rare ordeal on Friday, coming back from two games to one down to defeat Egypt's Omneya Kawy 11-9, 9-11, 8-11, 11-5, 11-5.
Kenya's top woman marathon runner Rita Jeptoo is facing a two-year suspension after her “B” sample turned positive for the banned blood-boosting drug EPO, Athletics Kenya said Friday.
Saturday, December 20, 2014
Steve Smith quickly got over one of his toughest days ever on a cricket field to produce a century that kept Australia in contention in the second test against India, and could prove to be one of the defining innings of his career.
Lindsey Vonn's days of competing in all five ski disciplines may be behind her, since the four-time overall World Cup champion is seriously considering giving up slalom in her comeback from a career-threatening knee injury.