Wednesday, August 26, 2015
IndyCar driver Justin Wilson died Monday night from a head injury suffered when a piece of debris struck him at Pocono Raceway. He was 37.
Tuesday, August 25, 2015
Pedro Rodriguez was signed by Chelsea to inject some life into the English champions after their lackluster start to the season.
Lionel Messi missed a penalty kick but Luis Suarez scored in the second half to give Barcelona a 1-0 victory over Athletic Bilbao in its Spanish league opener on Sunday.
Marseille stormed to its first points of the season as it thrashed newly-promoted Troyes 6-0 in its first match under new coach Michel on Sunday.
Serena Williams continued to work her way up the list of WTA tennis legends, winning her 69th career title with a straight-set win over Simona Halep at the WTA Cincinnati tournament.
Roger Federer moved into pole position for a U.S. Open title run on Sunday, capturing his seventh Cincinnati Masters with a dominant 7-6 (7/1), 6-3 win over Novak Djokovic.
Taiwan defeated the United States 12-0 on Sunday to win the Junior League Baseball World Series championship for a third consecutive year.
Monday, August 24, 2015
Scott Kazmir pitched six solid innings, and Jose Altuve and Luis Valbuena homered as the Houston Astros defeated Zack Greinke and the Los Angeles Dodgers 3-1 Saturday.