Friday, July 18, 2014
The 101st edition of the Tour de France is turning into a memorable one for the host nation.
Quinton de Kock scored his maiden test half-century Thursday as South Africa reached 331-7 at lunch on the second day of the first test against Sri Lanka.
Thursday, July 17, 2014
The first national study of homophobia in Australian sport released Wednesday suggests insults, jokes and discrimination based on sexuality are commonplace both on and off the field.
Wednesday, July 16, 2014
There may not have been a French winner of the Tour de France since Barnard Hinault in 1985 but in Romain Bardet and Thibaut Pinot the future looks bright.
Monday, July 14, 2014
Alberto Contador ignited the yellow jersey battle on Saturday as Blel Kadri became the first home stage winner at this year's Tour de France.
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.