Monday, July 14, 2014
Michael Phelps won the 100-meter backstroke on Saturday at the Bulldog Grand Slam, edging Ryan Lochte in another encouraging performance in his comeback.
Australian swimming great Ian Thorpe reveals he is gay in an interview set to be broadcast Sunday, according to media reports, after years of denying rumors about his sexuality.
Sunday, July 13, 2014
Taiwan will host a series of international sports tournaments during the summer, with a professional tennis invitational already under way in Kaohsiung, education authorities have disclosed.
Two promising American riders with an outside shot at victory in the Tour de France this year hit the asphalt in crashes in Friday's seventh stage, but picked themselves up to resume the chase of overall leader Vincenzo Nibali.
Former World Cup winner Iain Balshaw announced his retirement on Friday.
Quinton de Kock and AB de Villiers smashed aggressive centuries to propel South Africa to an imposing 339-5 in the third and final one-day international against Sri Lanka on Saturday.
Friday, July 11, 2014
Chris Froome will now target the Vuelta a Espana after crashing out of the Tour de France, his team manager Dave Brailsford said.
Thursday, July 10, 2014
Race leader Vincenzo Nibali and other riders' worst fears came to fruition Wednesday as heavy rain fell ahead of the start of the fifth stage of the Tour de France.
Wednesday, July 9, 2014
Marcel Kittel dominated another sprint finish at the Tour de France as his main rival Mark Cavendish discovered he needed surgery on his separated shoulder.
Tuesday, July 8, 2014
Sprinters Marcel Kittel and Andre Greipel will be relishing Monday's third stage of the Tour de France, which is expected to finish in a bunch dash to the line by Buckingham Palace.