Monday, November 18, 2013
Jamaican sprinters Usain Bolt and Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce were chosen world athletes of the year on Saturday amid increasing scrutiny into the efficiency of their country's anti-doping program.
Saturday, November 16, 2013
Serious doping cheats will be banned for four years from 2015, ensuring they miss at least one Olympics.
Sachin Tendulkar was dismissed for 74 on Friday in what may have been the master Indian batsman's last innings.
Thursday, November 14, 2013
Stuart Broad provided a strong intimation of form but England's bowlers failed to suppress a batting fightback from a Cricket Australia Invitational XI on Wednesday, the first day of a four-day tour match.
Saturday, November 9, 2013
Drawing hard lessons from the Lance Armstrong scandal, global anti-doping authorities are set to move into a new era with tougher sanctions, smarter testing and a new leader.
With a stirring finish that epitomised his iron will, strength and ability to galvanize a tired horse, Tony McCoy, the most successful jump jockey of all time, rode his 4,000th winner on Thursday, a milestone unlikely to be matched.
Thursday, November 7, 2013
Swiss aviator Yves “Jetman” Rossy, whose jet-engine powered wings have taken him over some of the world's most awe-inspiring places, has added another — Japan's Mount Fuji.
Wednesday, November 6, 2013
Favorite Fiorente prevailed in a furious sprint down the final stretch to win the AU$6 million (US$5.70 million) Melbourne Cup on Tuesday and deliver sweet redemption for controversial jockey Damien Oliver.
Monday, November 4, 2013
Wise Dan soared to a second straight victory in the Breeders' Cup Mile Saturday, staking his claim to another North American Horse of the Year award.
Sunday, November 3, 2013
England were little the wiser with regards to their likely side for the first Ashes Test at the Gabba after their inconclusive tour-opening three-dayer against the West Australia Chairman's XI on Saturday.