Monday, May 25, 2015
Yannick Ferreira Carrasco scored the winner as Monaco beat Lorient 1-0 to secure a third-place finish in the French league on Saturday and claim the final qualifying birth for the Champions League.
Paderborn and Freiburg were relegated from the Bundesliga on the last day of the season Saturday, while Hamburg clinched the relegation playoff spot and Stuttgart stayed up.
Jairo Arrieta scored in the 80th minute and D.C. United rallied to share the spoils with nine-man New England Revolution 1-1 on Saturday and maintained its two point advantage over New England atop the Eastern Conference.
Roger Federer begins his 62nd consecutive Grand Slam tournament at the French Open on Sunday against a man who once almost condemned him to his worst loss at a major.
Colin Montgomerie was long considered one of the best players in golf who had never won a major championship.
Antoine Vermette scored at 5:37 of the second extra session, and the Blackhawks beat the Anaheim Ducks 5-4 on Saturday night to tie the Western Conference finals at two games apiece.
Austin Dillon's driving was good. His celebration might have been even better.
Daniel Cormier beat Anthony "Rumble" Johnson with a rear naked choke in the third round, dominating on the ground to win the vacant light heavyweight title at UFC 187 on Saturday night.
Taiwanese flyweight boxer Huang Hsiao-wen (黃筱雯) won a silver medal Saturday at the International Boxing Association (AIBA) Women's Junior and Youth World Boxing Championships after losing to Chang Yuan (常園) of China in the gold medal bout.
Sunday, May 24, 2015
Skimming across the surface of the vast Pacific, Alain Thebault scans the horizon with his blue Breton eyes. He is feeling good. A record is there to be broken.