Wednesday, December 3, 2014
Mourners, led by Australian cricket captain Michael Clarke, are converging on the small rural town of Macksville ahead of Wednesday's funeral service for Phillip Hughes, as the test batsman's birthplace becomes the epicenter of a nation's grief.
Monday, December 1, 2014
Eva-Maria Brem buried her face in the snow soon after crossing the finish line. That way, no one could see her emotions.
An umpire and former captain of Israel's national cricket team died Saturday after being hit by a ball, just two days after the death of Australian batsman Phillip Hughes due to a freak head injury left the sports world reeling.
Nine crewmen from Team Vestas Wind were rescued on Sunday after abandoning their 65-foot sloop that ran aground on a reef off Mauritius in the Indian Ocean during the Volvo Ocean Race.
Saturday, November 29, 2014
As tributes were springing up around the country to commemorate Phillip Hughes, the Australian cricketers were being given time to mourn a teammate who died playing the game they all love.
Friday, November 28, 2014
Australian batsman Phillip Hughes died Thursday from a rare head injury after a sickening on-field blow in one of the highest-profile sporting fatalities since the death of Formula One great Ayrton Senna.
Thursday, November 27, 2014
Eleven of the world's leading cycling teams have united to form Velon, a business venture that they hope will rejuvenate the sport in the wake of doping scandals, haphazard management and questions about its overall integrity.
Wednesday, November 26, 2014
Australian batsman Phil Hughes was in critical condition following emergency surgery on Tuesday after he was knocked out by a bouncer in a freak incident which shocked cricket.
Taiwanese pool player Wu Zhi-ting beat her rival to win the 47th All Japan Championship 2014, her first win of the title.1 Comment
Sunday, November 23, 2014
Three years ago Janvier Hadi pedaled a single speed bicycle taxi: this week he won the prologue of the Tour of Rwanda, a success mirroring the growth of cycling in his country.