Thursday, February 19, 2015
A New Zealand robot may have tipped 1,000/1 outsiders Afghanistan to win the World Cup, but a couple of hard-headed economists have, unsurprisingly, come to a rather different conclusion.
Wednesday, February 18, 2015
New Zealand unconvincingly beat second-tier Scotland by three wickets in a low-scoring Pool A match at the World Cup on Tuesday.
Scotland captain Preston Mommsen said Tuesday his side's stirring display against New Zealand underscored the value of having so-called "second-tier" nations at the World Cup.
Tuesday, February 17, 2015
France's Jean-Baptiste Grange produced a blistering second slalom run Sunday to upset pre-race favorite Marcel Hirscher and claim his second career World Alpine Ski Championships title.
Monday, February 16, 2015
Virat Kohli smashed a century to steer India to 300 for seven against Pakistan in Sunday's World Cup blockbuster while South Africa staged a record-breaking recovery against Zimbabwe to claim a 62-run victory.
Olympic champion Mikaela Shiffrin saved her best for last on Saturday, defending her world slalom crown with a blistering second run in the final women's event of the alpine World Championships.
Sunday, February 15, 2015
It's one match down -- a win by co-host New Zealand over Sri Lanka -- and 48 more to go at the Cricket World Cup.
Saturday, February 14, 2015
If Nashville fans thought they'd be rubbing elbows with models clad in bikinis at Wednesday's celebration of the 2015 Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue, they were disappointed, as all the models were fully clothed.
Anna Fenninger's ski tips nearly crossed going from one turn to the next late in her run, lurching her violently forward.
George Bailey says he is comfortable with losing the captaincy and his place in the Australian team when Michael Clarke is ready to return to lead the side at the World Cup.