Monday, September 22, 2014
The Asian Games' symbolic flame went out before the first day of competition had even ended, red-faced organizers admitted Sunday.
Japanese tennis sensation Kei Nishikori returns to the court this week for the first time since his breakout U.S. Open performance, leading the field as the clear favorite in the Malaysian Open.
Shy teenager Kim Cheong-yong beat the Olympic and world champion to individual gold as South Korea swept the men's 10-meter air pistol titles at the Asian Games Sunday.
Asia's Olympic boss apologized Sunday over sexual harassment cases at the Asian Games but said there must be an understanding of “different traditions” and highlighted the small number of incidents involved.
Asia's Olympic boss Sunday said niche events like kabaddi, sepak takraw and wushu would remain in the Asian Games despite pressure to reduce the number of sports.
Manny Pacquiao will receive no special treatment on his first foray into professional basketball, a rival player has vowed, as the Philippine boxing superstar struggles with a hectic training schedule for both sports.
The Taiwanese men's tennis team beat the Philippines Sunday to advance to the quarterfinals of the men's tennis team event in the 17th Asian Games taking place in Incheon, South Korea.
Sunday, September 21, 2014
Clayton Kershaw became Major League Baseball's first 20-game winner and A.J. Ellis hit a pair of two-run homers, leading the Los Angeles Dodgers to a 14-5 victory over the Chicago Cubs in Major League Baseball on Friday.
Embattled National Football League boss Roger Goodell vowed Friday to put the sport's “house in order” amid a firestorm over the NFL's handling of off-field violence involving players.
Second seed and U.S. Open finalist Caroline Wozniacki outplayed Garbine Muguruza 6-4, 2-6, 6-2 Saturday to reach the final of the US$1 million WTA Pan Pacific Open in Tokyo.