Britain's Chris Froome won his third Tour de France on Sunday to confirm his status as one of the all-time greats on the world's most grueling race.
Ravichandran Ashwin completed a magnificent all-round performance with seven wickets to bowl India to a crushing victory by an innings and 92 runs on the fourth day of the first Test against the West Indies in Antigua on Sunday.
A wakeboard rider soars through the air while wakeboarding during the 2016 Taiwan Wakeboard Competition in Taipei on Sunday, July 24. Riders from 10 countries gathered to the games in Keelung River over the weekend, competing in the two-day championships for the top prize of NT$180,000.
Malaysian badminton superstar Lee Chong Wei takes a final shot at Olympic gold in Rio, desperate to erase past disappointments and a doping episode that blotted one of the great sporting names.
Malaysian badminton superstar Lee Chong Wei takes a final shot at Olympic gold in Rio, desperate to erase past disappointments and a doping episode that blotted one of the great sporting names.1 Comment
Kendra Harrison set a 100-meter hurdles world record of 12.20 seconds at the London Diamond League meeting on Friday, relieving some of the pain of her failure to make the U.S. Olympic team.
Oracle Team USA is seen during one of the practice races on Day 2 of the America's Cup Portsmouth event, Friday, July 22.
Julius Yego wanted to be an athlete, only he couldn't run very fast.
Frenchman Georges Mehdi speaks perfect Portuguese, so there's no problem communicating with the ranks of Brazilian judo black belts. But when he gives lessons in Japanese discipline, they don't seem to understand.
Chris Froome dismissed suggestions he's got the Tour de France wrapped up, pointing to four tough stages in the Alps to come.