Monday, August 24, 2015
The head of sailing's governing body threatened Saturday to move all Olympic sailing events out of polluted Guanabara Bay unless the water is cleaner and floating rubbish is removed for next year's Rio Games.
Taiwan defeated Puerto Rico 6-0 in the 2015 Junior League Baseball World Series in Michigan on Saturday, finishing at the top of the international group and advancing to the final, which will be held Sunday.
Taiwanese golfer Candie Kung scored a 1-under par 71 to tie for the third-round lead, with Lydia Ko, in the Canadian Pacific Women's Open in Vancouver, Canada, on Saturday.
Sunday, August 23, 2015
World No. 1 Novak Djokovic brushed aside Switzerland's Stan Wawrinka in straight sets to advance to the semifinals of the ATP and WTA Cincinnati Masters Friday.
Sevilla managed to draw at Malaga 0-0 Friday despite losing Steven N'Zonzi in a mistake-filled opening match of the Spanish league season.
Paris Saint-Germain ground out a 1-0 win Friday at Montpellier to maintain its 100 percent start to the French league as it seeks a fourth successive title.
NBA legend Michael Jordan was awarded US$8.9 million by a Chicago jury on Friday in a case against a supermarket chain which included his name in a promotion without his permission.
Candie Kung birdied four of her final six holes Friday to match the course record with an 8-under 64 and take the second-round lead in the Canadian Pacific Women's Open.