Monday, October 13, 2014
Yao Jinnan and Liu Yang upset the established order as they claimed gold for hosts China with their maiden individual titles at the world gymnastics championships on Saturday.
Saturday, October 11, 2014
A retired American mixed martial arts (MMA) star “live-tweeted” an hours-long standoff with police in a Los Angeles suburb Thursday, before being arrested.
Japan's Kohei Uchimura won a record-extending fifth straight all-around title at the world gymnastics championships Thursday, but insisted he still had work to do to reach perfection.
Friday, October 10, 2014
Hall of Fame thoroughbred horse racing legend Cigar has died at the age of 24, officials at the Kentucky Horse Park said Wednesday.
Wednesday, October 8, 2014
Michael Phelps' comeback took a major hit on Monday, with USA Swimming suspending the 18-time Olympic champion for six months and forcing him to withdraw from next year's world championships.
Sunday, October 5, 2014
The Asian Games wrapped up on Saturday with China dominating the gold-medal count and North Korea stealing the limelight.
World number one Xu Xin was made to battle all the way by 17-year-old Fan Zhendong in an epic men's singles table tennis final Saturday.
Mercedes driver Nico Rosberg claimed pole position on Saturday for the Japanese Grand Prix, beating teammate Lewis Hamilton and putting himself in good position to regain the Formula One championship lead.
Saturday, October 4, 2014
Indian woman boxer Sarita Devi has made an “unconditional” apology for her Asian Games medal ceremony protest against judging when she refused her bronze, the international governing body said Friday.
Hosts South Korea overcame North Korea 1-0 with virtually the last kick of extra time to win a cliff-hanging Asian Games men's soccer final on Thursday.