Tuesday, August 26, 2014
The World Cup memories are fading fast for Louis van Gaal as the size of the Manchester United rebuilding task hits home.
Hunter Mahan fired a six-under par 65 Sunday to win the U.S. PGA Barclays tournament by two strokes, giving the American his first tour victory in more than two years.
South Korea's Ryu So-yeon held off compatriot Choi Na-yeon on Sunday to capture the Canadian Women's Open, snapping an LPGA win drought of more than two years.
Nico Rosberg extended his championship lead and deepened his rift with Lewis Hamilton. The gloves are now well and truly off between the Mercedes rivals in their bitter fight for the Formula One title.
In the giddy moments after South Korea won the Little League World Series, outfielder Don Wan Sin realized how he wanted to celebrate.
Monday, August 25, 2014
Jordan Zimmermann pitched eight solid innings and Asdrubal Cabrera hit a home run as the Washington Nationals once again beat Giants pitcher Tim Lincecum in a 6-2 win over San Francisco on Saturday
The Boston Red Sox are hoping another touted Cuban outfielder can help them turn things around next season.
Aaron Ramsey and Olivier Giroud scored in the final seven minutes as Arsenal recovered to draw 2-2 at Everton in the Premier League on Saturday, avoiding another demoralizing defeat on Merseyside.
Malaga held on to beat Athletic Bilbao 1-0 to kick off the Spanish league on Saturday after new coach Javi Gracia's winning debut was almost spoiled by two of his players earning red cards in a wild finale.
Bordeaux extended its perfect start to the season by rallying past Nice 3-1 on Saturday for a third straight victory in the French league.