Wednesday, November 26, 2014
Australian batsman Phil Hughes was in critical condition following emergency surgery on Tuesday after he was knocked out by a bouncer in a freak incident which shocked cricket.
Taiwanese pool player Wu Zhi-ting beat her rival to win the 47th All Japan Championship 2014, her first win of the title.
Sunday, November 23, 2014
Three years ago Janvier Hadi pedaled a single speed bicycle taxi: this week he won the prologue of the Tour of Rwanda, a success mirroring the growth of cycling in his country.
France's pole vault world record holder Renaud Lavillenie and New Zealand's unstoppable shot-putter Valerie Adams were named the IAAF's World Athletes of the Year in Monaco on Friday.
Saturday, November 22, 2014
Steve Smith hit a thrilling century to propel Australia to a three-wicket victory over South Africa to clinch the five-game one-day international series in Melbourne on Friday.
Australian Olympic Committee president John Coates said Friday his organization will fight what he called an unreasonable proposal to hold some of the swimming finals at the 2016 Rio Games late at night.
Wednesday, November 19, 2014
Newly elevated world number one Mohamed El Shorbagy hurtled into the third round of the World Open in less than half an hour and then explained how he likes the view from top spot.
Tuesday, November 18, 2014
Henrik Kristoffersen of Norway won the World Cup men's slalom opener, beating the world champion Marcel Hirscher by 0.12 seconds in foggy conditions on Sunday.
Australian Jordan Lawler took one of the big prizes at the Taiwan Open of Surfing in Taitung on Sunday when he won the men's ASP 1-star Qualifying Series (QS) division while American Taylor Jensen won the men's ASP longboard division.
Saturday, November 15, 2014
Many of the world's top skiers have walked its halls and at this year's Olympics, its alumni swept 12 medals: for nearly half a century the ski high school in Stams, Austria has been churning out champions like a factory.