Tuesday, March 3, 2015
Sprinters Marvin Bracy and Tianna Bartoletta successfully defended their crowns by winning the 60-meter events on the final day of the USA Track and Field Indoor Championships Sunday.
Monday, March 2, 2015
Ronda Rousey has stopped every opponent she has faced in her meteoric mixed martial arts career, so a first-round victory is no shock for the UFC's bantamweight champion.
Sri Lanka inflicted England's third crushing defeat by a Test nation at this World Cup with a nine-wicket win on Sunday that left their opponents' quarterfinal hopes hanging by a thread as Pakistan were left looking to their bowlers to beat Zimbabwe.
Sunday, March 1, 2015
Four years in the making, the Cricket World Cup group match between New Zealand and Australia lived up to all the hype.
Organizers of the 2020 Tokyo Olympics got the go-ahead Friday from the IOC executive board to change three venue locations, with more changes expected in the next few months as the Japanese try to cuts costs.
Saturday, February 28, 2015
The Astana team of Tour de France champion Vincenzo Nibali appears set to lose its license to compete this year, at the request of the UCI.
Australia captain Michael Clarke describes it as "a local derby" and suggests it will be infused with all of the qualities that term implies, of long-standing and spirited rivalry played out in front of passionate fans.
Friday, February 27, 2015
The Afghanistan cricket team brought tremendous joy to its far-flung fans when it beat Scotland by one wicket in the last over to claim its first win at the Cricket World Cup.
Thursday, February 26, 2015
After a four-wicket victory over a more-fancied West Indies to open its Cricket World Cup campaign, Ireland was aiming for second win over a team it was favored to beat.
Wednesday, February 25, 2015
Chris Gayle bludgeoned his way into the World Cup records with his 215 containing 16 sixes and his 372-run partnership with Marlon Samuels (133 not out) to lift West Indies to 372-2 against Zimbabwe in a Pool B match on Tuesday.