Sunday, August 10, 2014
Milwaukee scored four runs in the bottom of the seventh inning to rally for a 9-3 win over the Los Angeles Dodgers in Friday's clash of divisional leaders, with the Brewers closing within 1-1/2 games of the overall lead in the National League.
Serena and Venus Williams will clash in the semifinals of the Montreal WTA tournament after the American sisters battled through tough three-setters in the quarterfinals on Friday.
Roger Federer marked his 33rd birthday by beating David Ferrer for the 15th straight time to reach the semifinals of the ATP Tour's Toronto Masters tournament on Friday.
LeBron James attracted a crowd of nearly 25,000 to his official homecoming to the Cleveland Cavaliers on Friday, and saved the biggest moment for last.
The U.S. national basketball team has added Rudy Gay, a day after Kevin Durant's withdrawal from the team.
South Korea's Park In-Bee seized a one-stroke lead following the second round of the LPGA Tour's Meijer Classic on Friday after she posted her second straight five-under 66.
Olympic great Michael Phelps settled for silver in the 100m butterfly at the U.S. Swimming Championships on Friday, falling by one one-hundredth of a second to Tom Shields.
The US$2 billion sale of the Los Angeles Clippers may not be a done deal yet, with current owner Donald Sterling lodging a court appeal on Friday against an earlier judgment that his estranged wife Shelly had the right to sell the NBA club to former Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer.
Veteran Ivory Coast striker Didier Drogba on Friday announced his retirement from international soccer at the age of 36.
The president of the International Boxing Association (AIBA) said recently that the body's first professional event will epitomize the sport of boxing.