Saturday, August 1, 2015
South Korea's Kim Hyo Joo produced the shot and the round of the day to lead the Women's British Open by a shot from Lydia Ko and Cristie Kerr at sunbathed Turnberry on Thursday.
With a multi-billion U.S. dollar new broadcast rights deal set to kick in from the 2016-17 season, NBA Commissioner Adam Silver says "it's a very good time" for the league right now and, he stressed on Thursday, the players, too.
Reigning champions Zenit Saint Petersburg aim to extend their perfect start to the new season when they face Terek Grozny in the Russian Premier League on Saturday.
Kaka and David Villa are raising the profile of Major League Soccer. Clint Dempsey and the U.S. national teams have done their part, too.
Didier Drogba said he is looking forward to the "beautiful challenge" of finishing his career in Major League Soccer after being unveiled before hundreds of Montreal Impact fans here Thursday.
Ronny Deila has warned Celtic's title rivals that the reigning champions are even better than last year as they begin their defense of the Scottish Premiership crown.
The 1984 Summer Olympic Torch that Bruce Jenner, now known as Caitlyn Jenner, carried through Lake Tahoe, Nevada, sold for just under US$24,000 at an auction of sports memorabilia Thursday.
The waters where Olympians will compete in swimming and boating events next summer in South America's first games are rife with human sewage and present a serious health risk for athletes, an Associated Press investigation has found.