Monday, September 28, 2015
The UK's Lewis Hamilton blazed to victory at the Japanese Grand Prix ahead of Mercedes teammate Nico Rosberg on Sunday to strengthen his grip on a third world title.
Dan Biggar kicked Wales to a stunning 28-25 comeback victory over World Cup hosts England on Saturday as South Africa got their campaign back on course with an emphatic 46-6 triumph over Samoa.
Springbok skipper Jean de Villiers has been ruled out of the Rugby World Cup after suffering a fracture to his jaw, an injury coach Heyneke Meyer described as a massive blow to the team.
Eliud Kipchoge failed in his bid to set a third straight world record at the Berlin marathon on Sunday after winning in an unofficial time of two hours, 04.01 minutes.
British star Lizzie Armitstead took her greatest career triumph Saturday, capturing the women's road race at the World Road Cycling Championships, and has her eyes on Rio Olympic gold next.
Taiwan's ultra marathon runner Tommy Chen (陳彥博) was crowned the champion of the 273-kilometer long Grand to Grand Ultra held in the U.S. on Sunday.
Sunday, September 27, 2015
Pittsburgh beat the Chicago Cubs 3-2 on Friday to widen the gap between the two teams in the provisional wild-card berths in the National League's, although other results meant the Cubs had the consolation of clinching a playoff spot.
Ingolstadt captain Marvin Matip scored on his 30th birthday to salvage a 1-1 draw for the promoted side at Cologne in the Bundesliga on Friday.
Valencia secured a much-needed 1-0 win over Granada in the Spanish league on Friday for its first home victory of the season.