Sunday, September 21, 2014
Clayton Kershaw became Major League Baseball's first 20-game winner and A.J. Ellis hit a pair of two-run homers, leading the Los Angeles Dodgers to a 14-5 victory over the Chicago Cubs in Major League Baseball on Friday.
Embattled National Football League boss Roger Goodell vowed Friday to put the sport's “house in order” amid a firestorm over the NFL's handling of off-field violence involving players.
Second seed and U.S. Open finalist Caroline Wozniacki outplayed Garbine Muguruza 6-4, 2-6, 6-2 Saturday to reach the final of the US$1 million WTA Pan Pacific Open in Tokyo.
Tom Watson, the oldest captain in Ryder Cup history at age 65, will serve as an inspirational leader for a United States golf team seeking redemption at this year's Ryder Cup.
South Africa's Paula Reto fired a six-under 66 to take a three-shot lead over Hur Mi-Jung after 36 holes of the LPGA Tour's Yokohama Tire Classic on Friday.
Indonesia was formally named the host country for the 2018 Asian Games on Saturday, filling the void created when Vietnam relinquished its hosting rights over financial concerns.
Unheralded Zhang Mengyuan stung hosts South Korea Saturday as China grabbed three of the four shooting golds and India's Jitu Rai won the other on day one of the Asian Games.
There were jubilant scenes in the Incheon velodrome Saturday as South Korea beat China to gold in the Asian Games men's cycling team sprint.
Pistols drawn as if mirroring regional military tensions, China's synchronized swimmers stormed to Asian Games gold in the duet competition on Saturday to the sound of a ticking bomb.
Manchester City manager Manuel Pellegrini believes ending Chelsea's 100 percent Premier League record would mean his side had made a decent start to their defense of the English title.