Saturday, January 10, 2015
Steve Smith scored a half-century and passed one of Don Bradman's milestones on Friday as he led Australia to 251-6 in its second innings after four days of the fourth Test against India, a lead of 348 runs.
Thursday, January 8, 2015
Marcel Hirscher beat close friend Felix Neureuther in front of 15,000 spectators at a men's World Cup night race on Tuesday, setting up another Austrian-German duel for this season's slalom title.
Monday, January 5, 2015
Sri Lankan great Kumar Sangakkara is reconsidering retirement plans after his 203 against New Zealand Sunday put him one behind Australian legend Don Bradman for the most double centuries.
Sunday, January 4, 2015
Sri Lanka veteran Kumar Sangakkara became the fifth cricketer to surpass 12,000 runs and fast bowler Nuwan Pradeep took 4-63 to help the visitors dismiss New Zealand for 221 on the opening day of the second test on Saturday.
Six-time Olympic skiing medalist Bode Miller said Friday he's unsure if he will be fully recovered in time to race at the world championships in Colorado next month after undergoing surgery on a herniated disk in his back.
Beginning this year, athletes in Olympic sports who work with trainers, coaches or agents who have been banned for doping will be in jeopardy of receiving a ban, as well.
Saturday, January 3, 2015
Concerns Friday over injuries to Tim Southee and Rangana Herath disrupted preparations for New Zealand and Sri Lanka on the eve of the second Test in Wellington.
Friday, January 2, 2015
Ethiopian athletes scored a double success Wednesday in the traditional New year's Eve road race in Sao Paulo, with Dawit Admasu taking the honours for the men and 2008 champion Ymer Wude Ayalew winning the women's race.
Thursday, January 1, 2015
Australia's sloppy catching is down to a lack of confidence, coach Darren Lehmann said Wednesday, calling for better at next week's final Test against India in Sydney.
Wednesday, December 31, 2014
Australia regained the Border-Gavaskar Trophy after India hung on for a tense draw in the third Test in Melbourne on Tuesday.