Saturday, May 23, 2015
Detroit's James McCann hit a home run leading off the 11th inning to give the Tigers a 6-5 win against Houston on Thursday, denying the surprise packet Astros another impressive victory.
The very day that Serena Williams won this year's Australian Open for her 19th Grand Slam championship, she was thinking ahead.
Highly successful Africa Cup of Nations coach Claude le Roy adjusts his sights Saturday toward the 2016 Rio Olympic Games soccer qualifiers.
Andre Villas-Boas, manager of Russia's newly crowned champions Zenit St Petersburg, is intent on refreshing his line-up for Saturday's Premiership match at Amkar Perm to give some rest to the team's top leaders.
Mexico coach Miguel Herrera, famous for his sideline celebrations during last year's World Cup, said Thursday he expects more of the same during the Copa America despite not calling up his biggest stars.
Anaheim bounced back from a grueling home-ice loss in the previous game and won 2-1 at Chicago on Thursday to take the edge after three games of their NHL Western Conference finals series.
Masters champion Jordan Spieth got his homecoming off to a leading start with a birdie before dark. Spieth made a 20-foot putt from just off the fringe on the final hole for a 6-under 64 and a share of the first-round lead Thursday in the rain-delayed Colonial.
Meher Khalil earned fame and success after saving Sri Lanka's cricket team from a deadly 2009 attack in Pakistan, but the bus driver calls the incident "tragic" and says it is best forgotten.