Sunday, November 22, 2015
Twirling spears, swords and clubs at frightening speeds, the brightly clad fighters performing backflips and flying kicks could be mistaken for extras in a kung fu movie being shot in the Indonesian capital Jakarta.
Russia's Pavel Kulizhnikov broke the world 500-meter record for the second time in a week Friday, finishing in 33.98 seconds in a World Cup speedskating event.
Saturday, November 21, 2015
She has a soft spot for Duffy the Disney Bear and her favorite food is chocolate. She does her homework before dinner, but what she really loves are skateboarding, playing video games and bouncing on her trampoline.
Monday, November 16, 2015
India's spin twins Ravichandran Ashwin and Ravindra Jadeja shared eight wickets as South Africa crumbled for 214 on the opening day of the second Test in Bangalore on Saturday.
Kenyan runners won both the men's and women's categories in this year's Penghu Marathon in the offshore county Sunday.
Saturday, November 14, 2015
David Warner smashed a maiden double century as he and Usman Khawaja blasted Australia to 416-2 against New Zealand for the highest first-day total in test history at the WACA Ground on Friday.
Friday, November 13, 2015
With more medals than any other Olympic athlete, Michael Phelps could simply see the 2016 Games in Brazil as a bonus.
Facing allegations that Russia engages in extensive, state-sponsored doping, President Vladimir Putin on Wednesday called on sports officials to carry out an internal investigation -- but said that clean athletes shouldn't be punished for the actions of those who take banned drugs.
Wednesday, November 11, 2015
Russia's status as a sports superpower and its participation in track and field events at next year's Olympics came under threat Monday after a report accused the Russians of widespread, state-supported doping reminiscent of the darkest days of cheating by the former East Germany.
Tuesday, November 10, 2015
In a devastatingly critical report, a World Anti-Doping Agency panel accused the Russian government on Monday of complicity in widespread doping and cover-ups by its track and field athletes and said they should all be banned from competition until the country cleans up its act.