Monday, June 22, 2015
Swiss gymnast Giulia Steingruber produced a virtuoso display on the floor to deny her Russian rival Aliya Mustafina a fourth gold medal at the inaugural European Games on Saturday.
As soon as Andre Ward found his stride following his lengthy layoff, the fight quickly came to an end.
Sunday, June 21, 2015
Ryder Cup teammates Patrick Reed and Jordan Spieth charged up the leaderboard, but the American assault on Friday didn't include Tiger Woods who crashed out of the U.S. Open.
Alex Rodriguez homered for his 3,000th career hit and smiled all the way around the bases as the New York Yankees beat the Detroit Tigers 7-2 Friday night, the highlight so far in what has become a resurgent season for the formerly disgraced slugger.
Alex Rodriguez homered for his 3,000th career hit on Friday and smiled all the way as he jogged around the bases in the highlight so far in what's become a resurgent season for the formerly disgraced slugger.
Andy Murray survived a major scare to keep his bid for a record-equaling fourth Queen's Club title on track with a hard-fought victory over Luxembourg's Gilles Muller in the quarterfinals on Friday.
Charles Aranguiz scored twice and Alexis Sanchez added another goal on Friday to help Copa America host Chile defeat Bolivia 5-0 and advance from the group stage in first place.
Mali claimed third place at the Under-20 World Cup with a 3-1 win over 10-man Senegal in a dramatic and foul-ridden match on Saturday.
Saturday, June 20, 2015
A 72nd-minute goal by veteran striker Claudio Pizarro gave Peru a 1-0 victory over 10-man Venezuela on Thursday, leaving the four teams of Group C in the Copa America exactly even going into the last games of the round-robin stage.
Lionel Messi will play his 100th match for Argentina on Saturday against Jamaica in the Copa America but it will be a century marked by too many tears and no titles.