Sunday, July 27, 2014
Ramunas Navardauskas of Lithuania led a late breakaway in a downpour to win the 19th Stage of the Tour de France on Friday after hitching a ride with his Garmin-Sharp teammates.
Australia continued to dominate the Commonwealth Games swimming competition with four more golds on Friday while Wales were sent reeling by a second doping shock.
David Price won his sixth start in a row and Evan Longoria hit a three-run double as the Tampa Bay Rays earned their eighth straight victory, beating the Boston Red Sox 6-4 in Major League Baseball on Friday.
For America's team of LPGA stars at the International Crown, winning twice Friday after a humbling start was nice, but handshakes with U.S. Olympic swim star Michael Phelps were priceless.
Two-time winner Jim Furyk birdied two of his last four holes Friday in the Canadian Open to match the Royal Montreal single-round record at 7-under 63 and tie Tim Petrovic atop the leaderboard.
John Isner kept his Atlanta ATP title defense on track Friday with a 7-6 (10/8), 6-4 quarterfinal victory over Australian Marinko Matosevic.
NBA All-Star guard John Wall was added Friday to the U.S. squad for a pre-World Cup training camp while Blake Griffin of the Los Angeles Lakers withdrew from 2014 national team duty.
Saturday, July 26, 2014
Yani Tseng sank a 10-foot birdie putt on the 18th hole Thursday to give last-seed Taiwan a stunning sweep over top-seeded United States at the LPGA International Crown matches.
Michael Putnam and Tim Petrovic shared the first-round lead in the Canadian Open on Thursday, shooting 6-under 64 in sunny conditions at rain-softened Royal Montreal.
Detroit's Max Scherzer became the third American League pitcher to reach a dozen wins this season by leading the Tigers to a 6-4 win at the Los Angeles Angels on Thursday in a clash of two of the top three AL teams.