Sunday, December 14, 2014
Latvia's Martins Dukurs and brother Tomass Dukurs swept the first two spots of the World Cup men's skeleton in the season-opening event on Friday.
Martina Sablikova handed Olympic champion Ireen Wust her first 3,000-meter defeat of the speedskating World Cup season Friday in a thrilling head-to-head confrontation.
Spinner Nathan Lyon took seven second-innings wickets and 12 for the match as Australia pulled off a stunning 48-run win over India on Saturday in the first test at the Adelaide Oval.
Friday, December 12, 2014
The Astana team of Tour de France winner Vincenzo Nibali has been put on probation to retain its top-tier racing status next season after a series of doping cases.
India's stand-in captain Virat Kohli helped the tourists to 223-3 at tea Thursday on the third day of the first test against Australia.
Tuesday, December 9, 2014
Melbourne Cup favorite Admire Rakti died from heart failure resulting from natural causes, an investigation into the Japanese galloper's death said Monday.
Monday, December 8, 2014
Lindsey Vonn led the United States to a historic World Cup podium sweep Saturday, cementing her return from injury with a triumph in second race of a weekend downhill doubleheader.
Natalie Geisenberger of Germany did what she usually does on race day. And even American Erin Hamlin's best showing in a World Cup race couldn't derail her.
This is how Hannes Reichelt prefers his courses: daunting, with a dash of demanding and a bit of danger.
Japanese runners once again dominated at an annual 24-hour marathon in Taipei, winning both the men's and women's titles on Sunday.