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Triathlon: Germany's Frodeno wins Ironman World Championship, compatriot Haug takes women's race

Jan Frodeno won his third Ironman World Championship triathlon in a course record time in Hawaii on Saturday to continue German dominance of the men's event....

Triathlon: Germany's Frodeno wins Ironman World Championship, compatriot Haug takes women's race

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Josef Newgarden wins 2019 IndyCar championship as Colton Herta wins season finale race Josef Newgarden finished eighth behind race winner Colton Herta Sunday at Laguna Seca, but that was good enough to win his second championship.       ...
03:17, 2019-09-23

Boy, 9, takes wrong turn on 5K race, wins 10K race instead Kade Lovell, 9, smiles with his medal for winning the St. Francis Xavier Franny Flyer 10k on Saturday, Sept. 28, 2019 in Sartell, Minn. Lovell accidentally won the 10k last weekend after only planning on completing the 5k. (Zach Dwyer/The St. Cloud Times via AP) SARTELL, Minn. (AP) — It took 9-year-...
00:34, 2019-10-02

Koepka takes one-shot lead at Tour Championship in race for $15 million "Brooks Koepka earned a one-shot lead after the third round at the Tour Championship in Atlanta on Sunday in the race for the $15 million first prize."...
19:00, 2019-08-25

Rast wins at Lausitzring, as Audi takes title in DTM's 500th race Rene Rast bounced back from a disastrous Lausitzring opener to take victory in race two, after his Audi team-mate and title rival Nico Muller completed a recovery drive to second...
15:34, 2019-08-25

Teuns wins Tour de France Stage 6, Ciccone takes race lead Dylan Teuns of Belgium has won the first mountain stage of the Tour de France and Giulio Ciccone of Italy has taken the overall race lead       ...
21:00, 2019-07-11

Lauren Price wins World championship gold, on appeal! Lauren Price defeat overturned on appeal to hand the Welsh star the World championship gold medal. Drama unfolds behind the scenes in Russia, writes John Dennen The post Lauren Price wins World championship gold, on appeal! appeared first on Boxing News....
03:34, 2019-10-14

Kyle Berkshire wins World Long Drive Championship Kyle Berkshire won the World Long Drive Championship, beating two-time champion Tim Burke with a 406-yard drive at WinStar World Casino and Resort       ...
05:34, 2019-09-05

Vuelta a España: Nicolas Edet takes race lead as Arndt wins stage eight Nikias Arndt wins sprint from 20-strong breakawayEdet leads by more than two minutes after stageFrenchman Nicolas Edet became the new overall leader in the Vuelta a España on Saturday as German rider Nikias Arndt sprinted to victory on stage eight in the province of Barcelona.Team Sunweb’s Arndt fin...
19:17, 2019-08-31

U.S. swimmer Caeleb Dressel wins the second of what could be a record world championship haul “It doesn’t get old,” said Dressel, who won his second gold of the meet in the 50-meter butterfly. The most golds won at a swimming world championship is seven....
20:00, 2019-07-22

Hyundai joins World Rally Championship race to sign Toyota's Tanak Hyundai has joined the race to sign Ott Tanak for the 2020 World Rally Championship, with team boss Andrea Adamo declaring he has no qualms about chasing a 'superteam' line-up...
17:51, 2019-07-03

Simone Biles wins two more golds and sets world championship medal record • Biles takes haul to 25 after wins in beam balance and floor• Britain’s Joe Fraser strikes gold on parallel barsSimone Biles became the most decorated gymnast in world championship history on Sunday when she won the beam and floor finals in Stuttgart to take her career tally to 25 medals while Grea...
21:00, 2019-10-13

Simone Biles Wins Record-Equalling 23rd World Championship Medal Nina Derwael of Belgium retained the women's uneven bars title at the world gymnastics championships as Simone Biles finished fifth, missing a record 24th worlds medal....
04:34, 2019-10-13

Triathlon: Mislawchuk wins 'battle of nutrition' at Tokyo 2020 test event Canada's Tyler Mislawchuk prevailed in a 'battle of nutrition' in sticky, humid conditions on Friday to win Tokyo’s International Triathlon Union (ITU) Olympic qualifying race, which also doubled as a Tokyo 2020 test event....
19:00, 2019-08-16

Kosgei shatters Radcliffe's world record, Cherono wins men's race Kenyan Brigid Kosgei broke Paula Radcliffe's 16-year-old women's marathon world record but former Alberto Salazar coached athletes, including Mo Farah, were never a factor in the Chicago Marathon on Sunday....
03:34, 2019-10-14

Mads Pedersen wins men’s elite road race at sodden world championships • Dane beats Matteo Trentin and Stefan Kung in sprint finish• Race shortened from 284.5km to 261km due to wet weatherCyclists’ legs react in unpredictable ways at the end of a bone chilling cold and wet day on the bike, and as two of the hottest favourites in the world road race championship fell to...
19:51, 2019-09-29

Extraordinary Van Vleuten wins World Road Race with awe-inspiring 100km solo breakaway "Annemiek van Vleuten produced one of the most remarkable rides in the history of cycling to win the Women’s Road Race at the World Championships in Yorkshire."...
20:51, 2019-09-28

Cycling World Championships 2019: Van Vleuten takes road race glory – as it happened A 105km solo effort for the ages from Annemiek van Vleuten brought her the gold, with last year’s champion Anna van der Breggen taking silver 4.23pm BST Here’s our correspondent’s testimony from the finish line. An absolutely staggering, ultimately 105km effort from the Dutch victor. Tomorrow: the m...
17:51, 2019-09-28

Josef Newgarden wins 2019 IndyCar championship as Colton Herta wins season finale Josef Newgarden finished eighth behind race winner Colton Herta Sunday at Laguna Seca, but that was good enough to win his second championship.       ...
00:00, 2019-09-23

Cycling World Championships 2019: Mads Pedersen wins men's elite road race – as it happened 23-year-old Dane the surprise winner after 261km shortened raceVan Vleuten goes solo to seal stunning women’s road race world title 5.27pm BST Related: Mads Pedersen wins men’s elite road race at sodden world championships 4.18pm BST Right. I’m going to wrap this up now. It’s been a grim but rathe...
19:51, 2019-09-29

World Athletics Championships: Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce wins 100m gold as Dina Asher-Smith takes silver Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce produced a sensational performance to take gold in the women's 100m at the Athletics World Championships in Doha, as Dina Asher-Smith broke her own British record to win silver....
23:51, 2019-09-29

FIA F3 car to Macau in non-championship race, track changes expected The new FIA Formula 3 car will compete at Macau in a non-championship event, with track changes to sections such as the iconic Lisboa corner also announced...
12:51, 2019-07-04

Brooks Koepka wins PGA Championship by 2 shots Brooks Koepka didn’t crack despite four straight bogeys on the inward nine and saved himself from wasting the largest 54-hole lead in a major.        ...
18:00, 2019-05-21

Yuka Saso wins Girls Junior PGA Championship Yuka Saso of the Philippines rallied to win the Girls Junior PGA Championship, closing with a 3-under 67 for a two-stroke victory over Jensen Castle       ...
23:51, 2019-07-12

McIlroy wins Players Championship by one stroke in Florida "Northern Irishman Rory McIlroy emerged as the last man standing in a wild final round to win the Players Championship by one shot from American Jim Furyk in Ponte Vedra, Florida on Sunday."...
17:34, 2019-05-21

Koepka wins PGA Championship for fourth major title "A coronation almost turned into a calamity but Brooks Koepka survived to win the PGA Championship for a second consecutive year on Sunday and establish himself as golf\u0027s new top dog."...
17:34, 2019-05-21

Relieved Thomas wins BMW Championship by three strokes over Cantlay Justin Thomas faltered in the final round at the BMW Championship on Sunday but held on for an ultimately comfortable three-stroke victory at Medinah in suburban Chicago....
01:51, 2019-08-19

Poston wins Wyndham Championship without dropping shot North Carolina native J.T. Poston became the first player in 45 years to win a PGA Tour event without dropping a shot when he beat Webb Simpson by one stroke at the Wyndham Championship on Sunday....
05:51, 2019-08-05

Tates Creek Wins State Baseball Championship Lexington (LEX 18) — For the first time since 1986, the Tates Creek baseball team are State Champions. The Commodores defeated McCracken Co. 4-2 Sunday afternoon at Whitaker Bank Ballpark. After trailing 2-0 after the top of the first inning, Tates Creek’s bats came alive in the 2nd with...
14:00, 2019-06-10

Marquez: Assen "best race" for my 2019 MotoGP championship hopes Marc Marquez says the Dutch TT was the "best race" for his MotoGP championship hopes, as the Honda rider increased his points lead to 44 after finishing second...
17:51, 2019-07-03

Jim Herman takes 2nd-round lead in Barbasol Championship Jim Herman shot his second straight 7-under 65 to take the second-round lead in the PGA Tour's Barbasol Championship        ...
03:17, 2019-07-20

| Herman takes halfway lead at Barbasol Championship Jim Herman credited "a good talking to" from US President Donald Trump with helping him take the halfway lead at the PGA Tour's Barbasol Championship....
09:51, 2019-07-20

Mercedes Takes Its Sixth Constructors' Championship In A Row At Suzuka Just one day after Typhoon Hagibis made landfall in Japan, Valtteri Bottas took advantage of a cloudless sky over Suzuka today to win the 2019 Japanese Grand Prix and help Mercedes Benz clinch their sixth Constructors’ Championship in a row....
01:00, 2019-10-14

World Cup parade: USWNT celebrates 2019 Women's World Cup championship USWNT won its fourth World Cup title July 7 — and Wednesday it celebrated in style with a ticker tape parade in New York.       ...
20:34, 2019-07-10

McIlroy banks $15 million with Tour Championship, FedEx Cup wins Victory at the Tour Championship in Atlanta on Sunday will not completely erase the disappointment of a futile season at the majors for Rory McIlroy, but it may be worth far more than the $15 million he received for winning the FedEx Cup....
04:17, 2019-08-26

Australian Hannah Green wins first major at LPGA Championship First Australian to win a major since 2006 Wins by one shot from Korea’s Sung Hyun Park Australian Hannah Green won the women’s PGA Championship at Hazeltine, her first victory on the LPGA Tour, to become the first Australian woman since Karrie Webb at the Kraft Nabisco in 2006 to win a major.The 22...
01:51, 2019-06-24

Tanak wins in Chile, Ogier retakes championship lead "Estonian Ott Tanak won the inaugural Rally of Chile for Toyota on Sunday with France\u0027s reigning world champion Sebastien Ogier retaking the overall championship lead for Citroen."...
21:34, 2019-05-21

World Cup parade live stream: USWNT celebrates 2019 Women's World Cup championship USWNT won its fourth World Cup title July 7 — and Wednesday it will celebrate in style with a ticker tape parade in New York. Follow for updates.       ...
17:17, 2019-07-10

Dalilah Muhammad breaks 400m hurdles world record to win World Championship gold – as it happened The American Dalilah Muhammad set a world record for the second time this year as she won the women’s 400m hurdles final as Qatari Mutaz Essa Barshim won gold in the high jump 9.01pm BST After another magical night in Doha, that’s all from me. Of all the rousing performances, it was particularly str...
22:51, 2019-10-04

| Munoz takes slim lead at Sanderson Farms Championship Colombia's Sebastian Munoz torched the Country Club of Jackson to grab a one-shot lead over friend Carlos Ortiz at the PGA Tour's Sanderson Farms Championship....
10:34, 2019-09-22

In photos: Patrick Reed wins the Northern Trust golf championship Top professional golfers from around the world compete in the Northern Trust golf championship Fed Ex Cup playoffs at Liberty National Golf Club in Jersey City, N.J., from August 8 through August 11, 2019....
03:34, 2019-08-13

F1: Mercedes Bags Constructors' Championship For 2019 As Bottas Wins Japanese GP Mercedes-AMG F1 team has bagged its sixth consecutive constructors' championship as driver Valtteri Bottas won the high-octane Japanese Grand Prix. The weekend certainly saw its fair share of drama......
23:34, 2019-10-13

Rallying: Toyota's Tanak wins in Britain to extend championship lead Toyota's Ott Tanak won Wales Rally GB on Sunday to stretch his lead over Citroen's Sebastien Ogier in the world championship to 28 points with two rounds remaining....
20:00, 2019-10-06

2 athletes die during Ironman event in Wisconsin Two endurance athletes, including a firefighter, died during the same grueling 70.3-mile half Ironman in Wisconsin, officials said. Todd Mahoney, 38, a nine-year veteran of the Madison Fire Department, and Michael McCulloch, 61, were both pulled out of Lake Monona on Sunday during the 1.2-mile swim ...
21:34, 2019-06-12

Opinion: Nothing fazes Brooks Koepka as he takes lead at Tour Championship Brooks Koepka walks past blown-up picture of his nude photo shot, then gets the better of East Lake for second consecutive day at Tour Championship.       ...
13:51, 2019-08-24

PGA Championship: Matt Wallace takes first-day lead as Rory McIlroy struggles • Englishman’s 65 is one ahead of Henrik Stenson• Rory McIlroy in danger of missing cut after late errorsThe BMW PGA Championship has been good to English golfers since the arrival of the current sponsors in 2005. David Howell, Paul Casey, Simon Khan, Luke Donald – twice – and Chris Wood have all pr...
21:00, 2019-09-19

Tiger Woods takes shot at John Daly for using cart at PGA Championship Tiger Woods, who once won a major while hobbling on one good leg, isn't impressed with John Daly using a cart for PGA Championship.        ...
18:00, 2019-05-21

Formula 1: Valtteri Bottas wins in Japan as Mercedes clinch the constructor's championship Valtteri Bottas claimed his third win of the season in Japan after Germany's Sebastian Vettel failed to defend pole position at Suzuka. The result clinched a sixth straight constructors' title for Mercedes....
13:17, 2019-10-13

Pieters wins European Road Championship title to delight Dutch fans "Amy Pieters gave the Netherlands fans another victory to celebrate with a fine win to take the European Road Championship title in Alkmaar. Watch LIVE on Eurosport and the Eurosport Player."...
10:34, 2019-08-11

The number one competitive eater in the world, Joey Chestnut, came to Austin, Texas Friday to compete in the World Hostess Donettes-eating Championship When it comes to competitive-eating, Joey Chestnut appears to favor “dogs” over donuts. However, that was not the case at the second annual “world Hostess Donettes-Eating Championship.” Geoffrey Esper of Massachusetts came in first place. He ate a total of two-hundred-thirty-...
14:34, 2019-06-08

Hannah Green wins KPMG Women’s PGA Championship, becomes third Aussie to win an LPGA major Longshot Hannah Green led wire-to-wire to become the third Australian to win an LPGA major, joining Karrie Webb and Jan Stephenson.        ...
08:17, 2019-06-24

Germany claims double Ironman victory in historic first Anne Haug has become the first German woman to win the Ironman World Championship in Hawaii. Germany also dominated the men's race, with Jan Frodeno setting a new course record and scooping his third title....
04:34, 2019-10-13

Rory McIlroy wins FedEx Cup, largest cash payout in golf history, at Tour Championship Rory McIlroy surged past Brooks Koepka at the Tour Championship on Sunday to win the FedEx Cup and its $15 million prize, the largest cash payout in golf history....
05:17, 2019-08-26

Japanese Grand Prix: Formula One 2019 – Bottas wins, Mercedes secure constructors' championship - live! Valtteri Bottas wins in Suzuka from Sebastien Vettel and Lewis HamiltonFerrari fail to take advantage of front row lock-out in Sunday qualifyingMercedes the first constructor to win six titles in a row 8.20am BST Related: Valtteri Bottas storms to win in Japan as Mercedes take constructors’ title ...
09:34, 2019-10-13

Juventus wins race for $84.3m 19-year-old Matthijs de Ligt, the 19-year-old Ajax captain who led the Dutch side to the Champions League semifinals, has completed his move to Juventus for a fee of $84.3 million....
20:34, 2019-07-18

Yates wins CRO Race to seal overall victory "Mitchelton-Scott\u0027s Adam Yates of Great Britain secured an overall victory in the CRO Race after finishing seventh on the final stage of the six-day encounter."...
14:00, 2019-10-07

Bridewell takes race three at Oulton Park "Tommy Bridewell won race three of Round 8 of the British Superbikes at Oulton Park, while Tarran Mackenzie and Peter Hickman confirmed their place in the Showdown."...
01:34, 2019-09-09

Bautista takes pole for Race 1 in San Juan "Alvaro Bautista finished on top in the Superpole session for Race 1 of the penultimate World Superbike stage in San Juan, where a dusty surface played havoc with riders."...
10:51, 2019-10-13

The Latest: Logano wins 1st stage of Cup race at Daytona Pole-sitter and Cup Series points leader Joey Logano has won the first stage of the NASCAR Cup Series race at Daytona International Speedway       ...
20:34, 2019-07-07

Burger King wins the taco race to the bottom Let us acknowledge there are several gradations of tacos. At the top of the chain are ones you might find in, say, the streets of Mexico City: A soft corn tortilla freshly pressed from a tortilladora and griddled, with marinated pork “al pastor” sliced crisp from a trompo and the whole affair topped...
23:51, 2019-08-05

Bautista crash allows Rea to close gap as Van der Mark wins Race 2 "Michael van der Mark won a thrilling Race 2 in Jerez as Alvaro Bautista crashed out to allow Jonathan Rea to narrowly close the gap on the World Superbike championship leader."...
15:34, 2019-06-09

Boris Johnson Wins Race to Become Next U.K. Prime Minister Boris Johnson, the former foreign secretary and mayor of London who has pledged to take Britain out of the European Union on Oct. 31, is set to become British prime minister after winning the leadership of the ruling Conservative Party....
14:17, 2019-07-23

Boris Johnson wins race to become UK prime minister Boris Johnson was announced as Britain’s new prime minister on Tuesday. The New York-born politician won a landslide victory against rival Jeremy Hunt as his party’s pick to replace Theresa May as leader — and to finally lead the country through Brexit. Johnson, the clear favorite,...
13:51, 2019-07-23

Ford GT race stint ends after 4 years, 19 wins From disaster in Daytona to glory at Le Mans, Ford's racing director said the latest incarnation of its legendary supercar "absolutely" accomplished what officials intended: win...
15:17, 2019-10-12

Horse wins race 12 days after falling into sinkhole A 6-year-old horse named Mr Changue fell in a sinkhole on July 11. On Tuesday, the thoroughbred won an undercard race at the Prince of Wales Stakes.       ...
00:17, 2019-07-25

70-Year-Old Man Wins 1,000-Kilometer Horse Race in Mongolia “Preparation trumps youth,” said the winner, Bob Long, who “hated” to think that he couldn’t complete the Mongol Derby, a grueling contest across the steppes of Mongolia....
21:34, 2019-08-21

Reborn Porsche 935 race car takes on Goodwood hillclimb Limited-run racer based on GT2 RS road car is inspired by 935/78 'Moby Dick' Porsche brought its limited-run, 690bhp 935 track car to the Goodwood Festival of Speed for a dynamic debut ahead of customer deliveries later this year. The 935, which harks back to the similarly named 24 Hours of Le Mans...
22:34, 2019-07-04

Uncertainty takes over the lead in the Democratic presidential race With Bernie Sanders hospitalized, Joe Biden under attack and Elizabeth Warren’s ideology raising concerns, fears rise among some Democrats about the party’s ability to defeat President Trump....
01:00, 2019-10-07

F2 Hungary: Schumacher takes first F2 victory with sprint race win Ferrari Formula 1 junior Mick Schumacher took his first Formula 2 victory in the reversed-grid race at the Hungaroring despite intense pressure from Honda-backed driver Nobuharu Matsushita...
13:17, 2019-08-04

Malawi's Mutharika narrowly wins presidential race with 38.57% of the vote President Peter Mutharika won Malawi's presidential election with 38.57% of votes, the electoral commission said on Monday, narrowly securing another five-year term after delays over suspected tampering....
15:51, 2019-05-28

'I kept going': Nine-year-old enters 5km race ... and accidentally wins 10km event Kade Lovell took wrong route and won adults’ raceMother assumed son had gone missing during eventIt took nine-year-old Kade Lovell longer than expected to finish his 5km race in Minnesota, but only because he was busy accidentally winning a separate 10km event.Kade’s mother, Heather, became worried ...
22:51, 2019-09-30

Armstrong wins Sochi race one, Shwartzman wraps up F3 title Ferrari Formula 1 junior Robert Shwartzman won the FIA Formula 3 title with second in race one at Sochi, while his Prema Racing and Ferrari team-mate Marcus Armstrong took victory...
13:51, 2019-09-28

Ross Chastain wins NASCAR Truck race week after DQ MADISON, Ill. (AP) — Ross Chastain won the NASCAR Truck Series race Saturday night at The Raceway at Gateway, a week after losing a victory at Iowa when he was disqualified for failing a postrace inspection. Chastain grabbed track position with a gas-only last pit stop in Niece Motorsports’ No...
11:51, 2019-06-23

Formula 3 Paul Ricard: Shwartzman wins race two from seventh Ferrari and SMP Racing junior driver Robert Shwartzman took his second win of the FIA Formula 3 season in the Paul Ricard reversed-grid race, despite starting seventh...
11:17, 2019-06-23

Khadijah Mellah becomes first UK jockey to wear hijab – and wins race 18-year-old from Peckham earns fairytale winMellah sat on a racehorse for first time in AprilAt 1.10pm on Thursday, Khadijah Mellah, an 18-year-old from Peckham, became the first jockey to ride in a race in Britain wearing a hijab. Just over a minute later, she made history again by riding the winne...
17:51, 2019-08-01

Lithuania: Banker Gitanas Nauseda wins presidential race A central banker and pro-European political novice has been chosen as Lithuania's new president. He takes over from the popular Dalia Grybauskaite, who could not stand for reelection after two terms in office....
05:01, 2019-05-27

Austin Dillon wins pole for NASCAR Cup Series race JOLIET, Ill. (AP) — Austin Dillon has won the pole for Sunday’s NASCAR Cup Series race at Chicagoland Speedway. Dillon recorded a top lap of 176.263 mph in his No. 3 Richard Childress Racing Chevrolet. It’s the sixth career pole for the 29-year-old Dillon, who is seeking his first Cup Se...
05:17, 2019-06-30

Marquez wins Catalunya GP after Lorenzo takes out rivals "MotoGP world champion Marc Marquez won his home Grand Prix of Catalunya on Sunday after Honda team mate Jorge Lorenzo fell and took out the Spaniard\u0027s main rivals in a mass crash."...
18:34, 2019-06-16

China's Lei Ye wins US Girls' Junior Championship Lei Ye of China won the U.S. Girls' Junior Championship, beating Jillian Bourdage of Tamarac, Florida, 1 up in the 36-hole final at SentryWorld        ...
18:01, 2019-07-31

Muller takes blame for WTCR Race of Portugal barrier hit "Yvan Muller has taken the blame for the barrier hit that left his Cyan Racing Lynk \u0026 Co 03 TCR out of action for a large chunk of Free Practice 2 at WTCR Race of Portugal on Saturday."...
19:51, 2019-07-06

Japan's Yamanishi takes gold in 20km race walk Toshikazu Yamanishi of Japan took gold in the men's 20km race walk at the world athletics championships on Saturday, making him a favorite on home roads at next year's Tokyo Olympics....
06:00, 2019-10-05

BTCC Oulton Park: Turkington clinches race two win as WSR takes 1-2 Colin Turkington controlled race two at Oulton Park to become only the fourth driver to score 50 wins in the British Touring Car Championship as BMW dominated proceedings...
21:00, 2019-06-30

Leuchter takes first WTCR win in dramatic final Nurburgring race Sebastien Loeb Racing Volkswagen driver Benjamin Leuchter clinched his first World Touring Car Cup victory in a dramatic final Nurburgring Nordschleife race...
14:17, 2019-06-22

Nintendo's Mario takes driving seat in race for mobile hit Nintendo Co Ltd is set to bring one of its most successful franchises to mobile for the first time on Wednesday with the global launch of Mario Kart Tour, in a test of the gaming firm's strategy to drive growth beyond consoles....
09:51, 2019-09-24

The race for Downing Street: Does anyone have what it takes to beat Boris Johnson? Today is crunch time in the Tory leadership contest — and Boris Johnson is storming into the lead. As nominations close, Julian Glover asks if anyone has what it takes to beat him....
12:34, 2019-06-10

O’Sullivan: Why I'm finished with World Championship "Ronnie O’Sullivan has renewed his feud with snooker’s administration by again threatening to skip high-profile tournaments including the World Championship."...
20:34, 2019-05-23

Russian Grand Prix: Hamilton wins after Ferrari's race implodes Ferrari's Russian Grand Prix imploded after Sebastian Vettel sparked a team-orders controversy then retired, causing an ill-timed virtual safety car that handed Mercedes Formula 1 driver Lewis Hamilton victory...
17:17, 2019-09-29

Buemi wins New York E-Prix thriller as title race hots up Sebastien Buemi broke a two-year win drought to take the first race of the New York City double-header Saturday and keep alive his Formula E world title hopes as championship leader Jean-Eric Vergne finished out of the points....
06:17, 2019-07-14

BTCC Croft: Chilton wins race three after wet tyre choice, Cook P2 Tom Chilton was victorious in the final British Touring Car Championship race at Croft and Jason Plato returned to the podium thanks to their respective decisions to run wet tyres...
23:00, 2019-06-16

Ulster Grand Prix: Peter Hickman wins again in Superbike race two Peter Hickman's 2019 Ulster Grand Prix domination continued in the second Superbike race, after he resisted an early challenge from Dean Harrison to win by over three seconds...
05:00, 2019-08-11

| Semenya wins 2 000m race in Paris amid IAAF fight South African Caster Semenya won a rarely-run 2,000m race in Montreuil, east of Paris, amid her ongoing legal battle with the IAAF over its testosterone rules....
02:51, 2019-06-12

Sleeping for just four hours a night, woman wins 4,000km bike race Fiona Kolbinger, a 24-year-old cancer researcher from Germany, made history Tuesday after becoming the first woman to win one of cycling's most grueling races....
14:34, 2019-08-06

Istanbul election rerun: Opposition candidate wins key mayoral race Opposition candidate Ekrem Imamoglu has taken the lead in a high-stakes rerun of Istanbul's mayoral race. The results deal a blow to President Erdogan's ruling party, who'd called for the controversial redo of the vote....
01:34, 2019-06-24

Boris Johnson Wins First Round Of Race For British Prime Minister Boris Johnson overwhelmingly won the first round of voting Thursday in the race to replace outgoing British Prime Minister Theresa May, with the field of candidates narrowed to seven from 10....
15:00, 2019-06-13

Brookes wins Race Two at Cadwell Park after Irwin-Redding beef "Josh Brookes won Race Two at Cadwell Park in the British Superbikes - but the talking point was a furious stand-off between Andy Irwin and Scott Redding after an early collision."...
00:17, 2019-08-19

Valverde wins brutal Stage 7, Lopez takes back red "Spanish veteran Alejandro Valverde rolled back the years on La Vuelta with a vintage win atop the savagely steep Alto Mas de la Costa ahead of Slovenia’s Primoz Roglic as third-place Miguel Angel Lopez of Colombia moved back into the race lead for the third time in a week."...
23:00, 2019-08-30

Charles Leclerc wins F1 Belgian GP, Hamilton takes second – as it happened Charles Leclerc dedicated his first F1 career win to Anthoine Hubert after pipping Lewis Hamilton to victory in Spa• Leclerc claims first F1 win at Belgian GP 4.02pm BST Right, thanks for your company. The final word should go to race winner Charles Leclerc, who dedicated his first F1 victory to Ant...
17:51, 2019-09-01

Verlander takes share of majors’ wins lead, shuts down A’s OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Justin Verlander struck out eight over eight innings and moved into a share of the major league lead with his ninth win, pitching the Houston Astros past the Oakland Athletics 5-1 on Saturday night. Verlander (9-2), who had a four-start winning streak snapped by Boston his las...
07:00, 2019-06-02

Motorcycling: Marquez wins Catalunya GP after Lorenzo takes out rivals MotoGP world champion Marc Marquez won his home Grand Prix of Catalunya on Sunday after Honda team mate Jorge Lorenzo fell and took out the Spaniard's main rivals in a mass crash....
17:17, 2019-06-16

Herrada wins eventful Stage 6 from the break as Teuns takes red "Spain\u0027s Jesus Herrada out-kicked fellow escapee Dylan Teuns on the fourth and final climb to win Stage 6 in Ares del Maestrat as the Belgian moved into the race lead."...
00:17, 2019-08-30

Climate Change Takes Center Stage: This Week in the 2020 Race Half of the Democratic candidates took part in a CNN town-hall-style event on global warming, and several unveiled detailed plans to address the crisis....
13:34, 2019-09-07

Clash of Clans will have its first World Championship in October Supercell announced today that it will hold the first ever Clash of Clans World Championship at ESL One Hamburg from October 25 to October 27.Read More...
17:51, 2019-07-02

Big Question at the Hockey World Championship: Who’s No. 1 (in the Draft)? Jack Hughes of the U.S., the top-rated North American prospect, and Kaapo Kakko of Finland, the top European prospect, are under the microscope as they play for their national teams....
15:01, 2019-05-21

Van Niekerk rules out World Championship defence "World record holder Wayde van Niekerk said he would not defend his 400-metres title at this month\u0027s World Championships in Doha as he has yet to recover from a knee injury."...
17:51, 2019-09-02

2019 League of Legends World Championship: All you need to know Looking for the rundown of the 2019 League of Legends World Championship? Check out our handy guide, which details the prize pool, history and teams....
07:34, 2019-10-03

Penske's Power wins after early woe, crash mars Pocono IndyCar race Will Power secured his first victory of the IndyCar season for Team Penske, as the race at Pocano was abandoned for weather and featured a huge crash at the start....
10:34, 2019-08-19

F1: Hamilton Wins British GP For Record Sixth Time In An Action Packed Race It has turned out to be spectacular Sunday for sports enthusiasts with the ICC Cricket World Cup final, Wimbledon Men's final and the British GP, all happening simultaneously. The Formula 1 British......
03:00, 2019-07-15

‘Preparation Trumps Youth’: 70-Year-Old Man Wins Longest Multi-Horse Race The winner, Bob Long, “hated” to think that he couldn’t complete the Mongol Derby, a grueling 1,000-kilometer competition across the steppes of Mongolia....
12:51, 2019-08-21

Fuji SUPER GT: LeMans Lexus wins 500-mile race from 11th place The LeMans Lexus team took a shock victory in Fuji 500-mile from 11th on the grid, while Kunimitsu Honda duo Jenson Button and Naoki Yamamoto finished second to keep their SUPER GT championship hopes alive...
13:17, 2019-08-04

Megan Gilkes wins reversed grid Assen W Series race from pole Megan Gilkes narrowly took her maiden W Series victory over Alice Powell in a photo-finish to the non-championship race at Assen, leading the whole race from reverse-grid pole...
18:51, 2019-07-21

Fernando Alonso wins Le Mans 24-hour race with Toyota for second successive year Double Formula One champion Fernando Alonso struck lucky and won the Le Mans 24 Hours sportscar race for the second year in a row on Sunday with Toyota team-mates Kazuki Nakajima and Switzerland's Sebastien Buemi....
01:34, 2019-06-17

BTCC Croft: Jordan wins race two ahead of WSR team-mate Turkington WSR driver Andrew Jordan wrapped up his second British Touring Car Championship victory in succession at Croft, leading home team-mate Colin Turkington for a BMW one-two in the second race...
23:00, 2019-06-16

Sugo SUPER GT: Nissan wins wet race, Button leads but falls back B-Max pair Frederic Makowiecki and Kohei Hirate delivered Nissan's first 2019 SUPER GT win in a rain-hit race at Sugo as early leaders Jenson Button and Naoki Yamamoto finished eighth...
14:34, 2019-09-22

Barcelona MotoGP: Marquez wins; Lorenzo takes out Dovizioso, Rossi MotoGP championship leader Marc Marquez dominated the Catalan Grand Prix at Barcelona, after a crash for his Honda team-mate Jorge Lorenzo took Andrea Dovizioso and the two factory Yamahas out...
16:51, 2019-06-16

Speed climber takes on lift in six-storey sprint ... and wins – video Polish speed climber Marcin Dzienski beat an unlikely opponent in his latest race – sprinting up a 23m wall in just 12.12 seconds to prove he is officially faster than a lift. The 26-year-old, who was world speed climbing champion in 2016, clambered up a specially constructed six-storey wall at the ...
19:00, 2019-09-06

Game of Thrones takes best drama as Fleabag wins big at Emmys – as it happened The biggest night in TV sees Game of Thrones taking the top trophy and Phoebe Waller-Bridge pulling one of the night’s biggest surprises Emmy winners 2019: the full listFleabag and Game of Thrones win big at Brit-dominated EmmysThe ceremony, fashion and red carpet – in pictures 5.10am BST So while t...
12:17, 2019-09-23

Benedetti wins 12th stage; Polanc takes Giro lead PINEROLO, Italy (AP) — Cesare Benedetti won the 12th stage of the Giro d’Italia on Thursday for his first victory as a professional while Jan Polanc took the overall leader’s pink jersey from UAE Emirates teammate Valerio Conti. Benedetti, an Italian with the Bora team who has been a sup...
19:17, 2019-05-23

BTCC Knockhill: Jordan takes wins as Turkington suffers disaster Andrew Jordan's race two victory in the British Touring Car Championship at Knockhill has slashed team-mate Colin Turkington's points lead to just four after a disaster for the sister car...
18:34, 2019-09-15

| Teuns wins first Tour mountain stage as Ciccone takes yellow Dylan Teuns claimed victory on the sixth stage of the Tour de France on the La Planches des Belles Filles summit finish, as Italy's Giulio Ciccone took the overall lead....
18:34, 2019-07-11

Ulster Grand Prix: Peter Hickman takes 10th win in Supersport race The world's fastest road racer Peter Hickman took his tally of Ulster Grand Prix wins to 10 with a dominant display in a wet second Supersport contest on Saturday...
05:00, 2019-08-11

Hill takes dominant maiden BTCC victory in final race at Knockhill Jake Hill took a maiden victory in the British Touring Car Championship by dominating the final race of the weekend at Knockhill in his Trade Price Cars Racing Audi S3...
23:17, 2019-09-15

Lizzie Deignan takes Women’s Tour race lead after stage five victory • British rider is one second ahead of Kasia Niewiadoma• Final stage sees competitors head through CarmarthenshireLizzie Deignan moved into the overall race lead at the Women’s Tour with one day remaining after winning stage five in Builth Wells.The Briton proved too strong in a sprint for Kasia Nie...
16:51, 2019-06-14

Race Imboden takes a knee and joins tradition of US athlete protests – video United States gold medal winning fencer Race Imboden may face sanctions for taking a knee during the medal ceremony at the 2019 Pan-Am Games. Imboden’s gesture preceded a similar protest on Saturday by American hammer thrower Gwen Berry, who raised her fist at the end of the national anthem after wi...
22:00, 2019-08-11

New York FE: Buemi takes race one pole, main title rivals mid-pack Nissan e.dams's Sebastien Buemi took a commanding third Formula E pole of 2018/19 for the New York opener, as title contenders Jean-Eric Vergne and Lucas di Grassi qualified mid-pack...
21:17, 2019-07-13

Wiggins backs Roglic for World Championship TT glory "Bradley Wiggins predicts that Primoz Roglic could follow up his Vuelta triumph with 2019 Road World Championship time trial glory. Subscribe to The Bradley Wiggins Show podcast!"...
08:17, 2019-09-24

Meet the League of Legends World Championship qualifiers The first handful of League of Legends teams across major regions have qualified for October's world championship in Europe. Here's what to know about them....
14:34, 2019-08-19

Team USA advances to championship of Women’s World Cup in France LYON, France (AP) – Alex Morgan celebrated her go-ahead goal with a cheeky tea-sipping celebration and Alyssa Naeher stopped a late penalty kick to send the United States into the final at the Women’s World Cup with a 2-1 victory over England on Tuesday night. Team USA has punched its t...
07:00, 2019-07-03

Coleman and Lyles head U.S. world championship team Sprint favorites Christian Coleman and Noah Lyles and women's 400 meters hurdles world record holder Dalilah Muhammad headline a 141-member U.S. team for this month's world athletics championships, USA Track and Field announced on Monday....
00:51, 2019-09-17

Coleman and Lyles head US world championship team "Sprint favorites Christian Coleman and Noah Lyles and women\u0027s 400 metres hurdles world record holder Dalilah Muhammad headline a 141-member U.S."...
23:17, 2019-09-16

Athletics: IAAF confirms 1,900-plus world championship entries More than 1,900 athletes from 209 countries will be in action at this month's World Athletics Championships, with American sprinter Allyson Felix looking to extend her record medals tally in Doha....
13:00, 2019-09-19

Midnight marathon no escape from world championship heat Conditions for the women's marathon at the world athletics championships will be tough despite a midnight start, the IAAF said on Wednesday as added medical and safety measures were put in place....
06:00, 2019-09-26

Pat McCormack World championship final brought to abrupt end by cut Pat McCormack wins a silver medal at the World championships in Russia The post Pat McCormack World championship final brought to abrupt end by cut appeared first on Boxing News....
13:00, 2019-09-22

Athletics: Van Niekerk rules out World Championship defense World record holder Wayde van Niekerk said he would not defend his 400-metres title at this month's World Championships in Doha as he has yet to recover from a knee injury....
18:17, 2019-09-02

Martin Truex Jr. wins playoff race at Richmond to continue Joe Gibbs Racing dominance Martin Truex Jr. swept the season's two stops at Richmond to give Joe Gibbs Racing 15 wins in 27 races this year.       ...
15:00, 2019-09-22

Nairo Quintana wins Vuelta second stage as Roche takes leader's jersey The 2016 winner attacks from elite lead group to winIrishman Nicolas Roche of Team Sunweb leads by two secondsNairo Quintana made an early statement at the Vuelta a España with a powerful ride to win Stage 2 in Calpe as Ireland’s Nicolas Roche took the overall leader’s jersey.A select group of rider...
21:51, 2019-08-25

Ciccone takes yellow from Alaphilippe after Teuns wins at La Planche des Belles Filles "Italy’s Giulio Ciccone was denied victory by Belgium’s Dylan Teuns in Stage 6 at La Planche des Belles Filles but took over the race lead from Julian Alaphilippe in dramatic circumstances on the first summit finish of the Tour de France."...
20:51, 2019-07-11

Mitch McConnell takes victory lap over judiciary wins at anti-abortion gala Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell boasted at a prominent anti-abortion gala that he had helped confirm Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh despite Democratic and outside opposition, a move he viewed as one of many victories he secured for advocates who had gathered....
04:17, 2019-06-04

Conservative leader Sebastian Kurz wins Austria election but far right takes a beating Austrian conservative leader Sebastian Kurz triumphed in Sunday's parliamentary election while the scandal-tainted far right took a beating and the Greens surged, leaving Kurz with the option of forming a coalition with either of them....
10:51, 2019-09-30

Emmys 2019: 'Fleabag' wins best comedy, 'Game of Thrones' takes best drama The HBO fantasy drama 'Game of Thrones' took home best drama at the Emmy Awards, while 'Fleabag' won four honors, including best comedy series.        ...
06:34, 2019-09-23

Sebastien Buemi Takes Formula E Win in NYC, Title Fight Wide Open for Final Race Sebastien Buemi managed to nab Nissan’s first Formula E victory of the year in the penultimate race of the 2018/19 season, Saturday’s first of a double-header weekend on the streets of Brooklyn. Despite heavy pressure from Alex Lynn’s Jaguar for the first section of the race, and Alexander Sims’ BMW...
03:17, 2019-07-14

Video: How World Endurance Championship secured its hypercar future Ahead of the 2019 Le Mans 24 Hours, the ACO outlined further details of the new hypercar regulations slated for the 2020/21 World Endurance Championship season...
11:34, 2019-06-15

11 pro athletes who played in a Little League World Series Championship Game Nearly as many athletes who played in the Little League World Series championship went pro in something outside baseball as in MLB itself.       ...
14:51, 2019-08-24

Finland hosts first-ever Heavy Metal Knitting World Championship In the world of bizarre competitions, it probably doesn’t get much stranger than the first-ever Heavy Metal Knitting World Championship that took place Thursday in Finland....
17:00, 2019-07-16

Semenya, Van Niekerk named in S Africa world championship team Double Olympic 800 meters champion Caster Semenya has been included in South Africa's preliminary team for this year's world championships in Doha, though it is dependent on the outcome of her appeal to the Swiss Federal Tribunal....
18:17, 2019-06-10

Ice hockey: Canada and Finland reach world championship final Canada reached their fourth world championship final in the last five tournaments with a 5-1 rout of the Czech Republic and Finland joined them with a shock 1-0 win over favorites Russia on Saturday....
23:17, 2019-05-25

Meet the League of Legends World Championship qualifiers -- Part II More teams have qualified for the League of Legends World Championship -- including FunPlus Phoenix, Royal Never Give Up and Fnatic -- since we reviewed the first four qualifiers. Here's everything you need to know about the latest teams going to Europe....
10:34, 2019-09-08

The first Heavy Metal Knitting World Championship was as awesome as it sounds Knitting is fun for some people; heavy metal, same—but you wouldn’t imagine that that particular Venn diagram contained a lot of overlap. Nevertheless, the two disparate pursuits recently combined for the first Heavy Metal Knitting World Championship....
08:00, 2019-07-19

Dota 2 Team Sent Packing From World Championship After Tragic Misclick Painful counterfactuals stalk even the best athletes. On Monday, Manchester United star Paul Pogba missed an easy penalty, dooming his team to a 1-1 draw against a lesser opponent. Last night, a Dota 2 player tried to ban a particular hero from the match, but ended up selecting him instead....
07:17, 2019-08-22

Finland defeats Canada for gold at hockey world championship BRATISLAVA, Slovakia (AP) — Finland has won the gold medal at the hockey world championship by beating Canada 3-1 Sunday in the final. Marko Anttila’s second goal of the game broke a 1-all tie early in the third period as the Finns defeated Canada for a second time at the tournament. Harri Pes...
01:17, 2019-05-27

Simone Biles Is Now The Most Decorated Gymnast In World Championship History Simone Biles stands alone atop the world of gymnastics, again. Her gold-medal performance on the beam in Stuttgart, Germany, made Biles the most decorated gymnast in world championship history with 24. Here’s what her record-breaking outing looked like:...
06:00, 2019-10-14

| World Rugby scraps controversial Nations Championship plans World Rugby has scrapped controversial plans to introduce a Nations Championship saying that resistance to the idea had brought about their decision....
20:34, 2019-06-19

| World Test Championship excites India skipper Kohli India captain Virat Kohli believes a World Test Championship is happening at the right time and is excited at the prospect of playing for a trophy in the longest format....
14:34, 2019-07-24

Banned coach Salazar loses world championship accreditation Leading athletics coach Alberto Salazar has had his world championship accreditation removed by the US Track and Field federation (USATF) after being banned for four years for doping violations....
13:00, 2019-10-01

Anthony Mantha Is Blazing A Path Of Destruction Through The World Championship We’re just a few hours out from a hugely important, potentially decisive Western Conference Finals Game 6, so right now is obviously the perfect time to talk about how dominant this one Detroit Red Wings kid has been over in Slovakia. Yes, for all those fans who don’t have a team left in the playoff...
07:51, 2019-05-22

This Weekend's Rocket League Tournament Will Set The Stage For The World Championship With a $100,000 prize pool at stake, this weekend’s big Rocket League tournament in Dallas will give some of the game’s biggest teams one last chance to test one another before next month’s World Championship....
02:00, 2019-06-01

Pro athletes who played in a Little League World Series Championship Game Nearly as many athletes who played in the Little League World Series championship went pro in something outside baseball as in MLB itself.       ...
08:51, 2019-08-25

Giro d'Italia: Richard Carapaz extends race lead as Nans Peters wins stage 17 French rider breaks clear for maiden Grand Tour winCarapaz picks up seven seconds on Vincenzo NibaliFrance’s Nans Peters won stage 17 of the Giro d’Italia as overall leader Richard Carapaz gained a few extra seconds on his rivals.Peters powered clear from an 18-man breakaway with around 15 kilometre...
19:17, 2019-05-29

Opposition candidate wins in do-over of Istanbul’s mayoral race, dealing setback to Erdogan’s ruling party The ruling party candidate, Binali Yildirim, conceded the race after preliminary results showed Ekrem Imamoglu leading with nearly 54 percent of the votes.  ...
22:51, 2019-06-23

Simon Pagenaud Wins Incredible Late-Race Battle Against Alexander Rossi to Take Indy 500 Victory In an Indianapolis 500 that saw pole sitter Simon Pagenaud dominate most of the race, only to trade the top spot with Alexander Rossi for the last 13 laps leading to the checkered flag, Pagenaud pulled a late-race pass in order to win the race and sweep IndyCar’s “month of May” events—just barely....
22:51, 2019-05-26

European markets trade higher as Boris Johnson wins UK leadership race; autos surge 4.2% European stocks traded higher Tuesday as investors digest Boris Johnson's victory in the race to become U.K. prime minister, while looking ahead to the European Central Bank (ECB) monetary policy meeting on Thursday....
16:17, 2019-07-23

Winners and losers of the League of Legends World Championship group draw The League of Legends World Championship countdown is officially on. Here's what we think of the main event and play-in draws going into the tournament....
14:51, 2019-09-24

Lira's quiet, methodical path to his first League of Legends World Championship Clutch Gaming jungler Nam "Lira" Tae-yoo, 24, has made his debut at the League of Legends World Championship, with each step on a journey indicative of his calculated and measured career....
01:51, 2019-10-11

College World Series: Vanderbilt beats Michigan for second national championship Vanderbilt defeated Michigan 8-2 in the winner-take-all Game 3 in the championship series to win the NCAA baseball title.       ...
19:00, 2019-06-27

World championship 'crotch cams' rolled back after athletes' complaints Athletes in Doha say new camera angles are intrusiveDina Asher-Smith says pictures ‘weren’t very flattering’With cameras in the starting blocks peering up the legs of athletes into their eyes, television viewers have been taken closer to the action than ever before at the world championships – and i...
18:00, 2019-10-03

World Rugby scraps plans for Nations Championship due to lack of support • Project dead after ‘lack of consensus on key issues’• Six Nations unions resistant to idea of promotion and relegationGlobal rugby union is braced for fresh turmoil after the governing body announced it had discontinued plans to introduce a Nations Championship for the leading Test nations. World ...
03:17, 2019-06-20

World Championship in Medieval Combat Unfolds Like a Ukrainian Game Of Thrones This weekend the ‘World Championship in Medieval Combat’ was held in the Ukraine where hundreds of warriors clanking around in armor, swinging swords and axes, in a scene reminiscent of an episode ending in Games of Thrones ...
21:17, 2019-05-21

Ashish Raorane Becomes First Indian To Complete 2019 FIM Baja World Championship The FIM Baja World Championship certainly had proud moments for India with privateer Ashish Raorane becoming the first Indian rider to complete the rally. The last and final round of the Baja World......
06:00, 2019-08-15

Simone Biles sets record for most world gymnastics championship medals Simone Biles became the most decorated gymnast in the world championships' history on Sunday with a gold medal on the balance beam in Stuttgart, Germany on Sunday....
17:17, 2019-10-13

Lithuanian couple defends world wife-carrying championship title A Lithuanian couple won the World Wife-Carrying Championship for a second time in a row in the Finnish town of Sonkajarvi on Saturday, triumphing in a contest where men complete an obstacle course......
22:17, 2019-07-06

Biles dazzles on floor to win record 25th world championship medal American Simone Biles became the most decorated gymnast in world championship history on Sunday when she won the beam and floor finals to take her career tally to 25 medals....
03:34, 2019-10-14

Finland defeats Canada to win gold medal at hockey world championship Finnish captain Marko Anttila's second goal of the game broke a 1-1 tie early in the third period as the Finns defeated Canada for a second time at the tournament....
23:51, 2019-05-26

World Youth Chess Championship: India Start On A Bright Note World Youth Chess Championship: Grandmaster R Praggnanandhaa, Woman Candidate Master Mrudul Dehankar and Woman International Master Divya Deshmukh scored emphatic victories in Round 1....
05:34, 2019-10-03

Left-wing billionaire George Soros scores wins in Virginia elections, as opponents say race was ‘bought’ Liberal billionaire George Soros picked up two wins in Virginia this week when two prosecutor candidates he backed ousted incumbents in local Democratic primaries -- after he poured nearly a million dollars into their campaigns....
16:17, 2019-06-14

Mixed team time trial to make World Championship debut on Sunday "The mixed team time trial has never been seen at the UCI Road World Championships but it will break cover on Sunday as the event\u0027s very first race."...
23:34, 2019-09-19

Simone Biles ties world gymnastics championship record with 23rd medal Already considered by many as the greatest gymnast in history, Simone Biles continued her dominance as she tied the record for gymnastics world championships following her gold performance on the vault Saturday in Germany...
01:34, 2019-10-13

Louis Vuitton partners with Riot Games on League of Legends World Championship Louis Vuitton and Riot Games announced they will collaborate on the League of Legends World Championship that kicks off on October 2 and culminates in Paris on November 10.Read More...
15:51, 2019-09-23

Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce confirms status with 100m world championship gold • Asher-Smith runs personal best and sets new British record• Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce bags her fourth 100m world titleSo dogged was Dina Asher-Smith’s pursuit of her first individual world medal that she refused to allow bread, sweets or wine to touch her lips for several months before arriving in D...
01:17, 2019-09-30

Opinion: US women's soccer team personified America at its best with World Cup championship The U.S. women's World Cup title Sunday is one for the ages, for sure. More than that, though, they’re a team for the ages. For this age.       ...
00:34, 2019-07-08

Geraint Thomas and Geoghegan Hart lead British World Championship team "Geraint Thomas, Tao Geoghegan Hart and Adam Yates are among the biggest names who will be representing Great Britain at the upcoming World Road Championships."...
03:00, 2019-09-19

SEC hopes to turn continued baseball dominance into another College World Series championship The SEC has four teams at this year's College World Series and has sent 21 over the past eight years, but has just two titles to show for it so far.       ...
20:17, 2019-06-15

Over 40 Percent Of Competitors Withdraw From World Championship Marathon Run In Sweltering Qatari Heat Of the 68 competitors that started the women’s marathon at the World Athletics Championships, 28 ended up withdrawing by the end, with at least one runner getting taken away in an ambulance while another was spotted in a wheelchair. The high dropout rate came as a result of terrible weather conditio...
13:51, 2019-09-29

My daughter’s first triathlon tested her body — and my heart Now that she's getting older, I find myself missing being needed. Our connection, once as thick as climbing rope, feels more like a strand of dental floss these days....
19:17, 2019-07-10

Authorities ID man who died after Wisconsin mini-triathlon MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Authorities say a Wisconsin man apparently accidentally drowned during the swimming portion of the Half Ironman 70.3 mini-triathlon in Lake Monona. The Dane County medical examiner’s office on Monday identified the man as 61-year-old Michael McCulloch of Cottage Grove. The...
23:17, 2019-06-10

Team Liquid's win gives North America hope for League of Legends World Championship success Last year, after a Game 1 loss in the group stage of the League of Legends World Championship, Team Liquid had to play from behind. This year they flipped the script after beating the young South Korean team Damwon Gaming....
06:34, 2019-10-13

Megan Rapinoe, Rose Lavelle lead U.S. women to 2019 World Cup championship in France U.S. women win back-to-back World Cup championships for the first time. After being tied at halftime, they defeated the Netherlands 2-0.       ...
20:34, 2019-07-07

Fraser-Pryce beats Asher-Smith to win World Championship 100m gold – as it happened The Jamaican sprinter beat her British opponent in Doha to win her fourth World gold with the Ivory Coast’s Marie-Josee Ta Lou collecting a bronze 10.13pm BST Here’s Sean Ingle’s report from Doha. Related: Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce confirms status with 100m world championship gold 9.50pm BST In the ...
01:17, 2019-09-30

Tiger Woods' 67 in third round of BMW Championship keeps Tour Championship chances alive Tiger Woods has long odds against him. But bogey-free 67 in third round of BMW Championship keeps him in picture to defend Tour Championship title.       ...
04:17, 2019-08-18

NYC Triathlon canceled as scorching temps expected to hit city Organizers of the annual New York City triathlon said Thursday that the race scheduled for this weekend is canceled because of the near-100 degree temps expected in the city on race day. The triathlon — which would have featured nearly 4,000 athletes — was slated for Sunday in the city, when the mer...
06:34, 2019-07-19

Off-duty firefighter dies during triathlon attempt, reports say An off-duty firefighter who was competing in the “Escape the Cape” triathlon in New Jersey this weekend died from “apparent cardiac arrest,” a spokesperson said....
02:17, 2019-06-04

Norseman triathlon tests toughest minds and bodies A 3.8km swim in icy fjords, a 180km bike ride, and a full marathon up to the top of Norway's Mount Gaustatoppen - is the Norseman Xtreme Triathlon for you?...
12:34, 2019-08-06

Bike, swim and run to help children in need at Tri for Kindness Sprint Triathlon TUCSON – Santa Claus is coming to town a little early this year. With hopes of burning the extra cookie pounds from last Christmas, Kris Kringle with be making an appearance at La Mariposa Resort and Spa Sept. 7 for the 10th annual Tri for Kindness Sprint Triathlon, Duathlon and 5K. GettyImage...
04:51, 2019-07-03

Faker’s Michael Jordan-like return highlights League of Legends World Championship story lines By the end of the 2017 League of Legends World Championship, Lee “Faker” Sang-hyeok was in tears. The South Korean superstar of three-time world champion SK Telecom T1 had just suffered a crushing gra......
22:00, 2019-10-02

Laura Muir sets her sights on World Championship success after dominant 1500m win at the Anniversary Games Laura Muir laid out her medal intentions for this year's World Championships in Doha after a rampant victory over a world-class 1500m field at the Anniversary Games in London....
20:34, 2019-07-20

New York City Triathlon Canceled This Year, But Will Still Be in July in 2020 The decision to cancel it came a day after Mayor de Blasio urged race directors not to hold the event on Sunday, when temperatures in the high 90s are expected....
20:00, 2019-07-19

Kurt Busch wins NASCAR Cup race at Kentucky after a wild overtime battle with Kyle Busch Kurt Busch and Kyle Busch put on a show, but it was elder brother Kurt who won the race and gave Chevrolet its first Cup Series win at Kentucky.       ...
07:51, 2019-07-14

Heat wave prompts cancellations of New York Triathlon, horse races Excessive heat advisories are in effect for the Northeast and much of the Midwest this weekend, with temperatures expected to be in the 90s and heat indexes well into triple digits....
08:00, 2019-07-19

High bacteria level cancels water portion of Tokyo triathlon High levels of bacteria have canceled the swimming portion of a triathlon test event for the Tokyo Paralympics. It's the second setback at the triathlon for organizers of next year's Olympic and Paralympics       ...
19:34, 2019-08-17

'We would all suffer under No Deal Brexit,' says Europe after Boris Johnson wins Tory leadership race A European official described Boris Johnson's No Deal Brexit strategy as a "tragedy" for both the EU and Britain as Mr Johnson swept to victory in the Tory leadership contest....
15:00, 2019-07-23

The Latest: Johnson takes bigger lead in race to lead UK The Latest on the voting to elect Britain's next prime minister (all times local): 6:05 p.m. Boris Johnson has increased his lead in the race to become Britain's next prime minister, as one of his rivals was eliminated from the contest....
20:00, 2019-06-18

Verlander takes share of majors' wins lead, shuts down A's Justin Verlander struck out eight over eight innings and moved into a share of the major league lead with his ninth win, pitching the Houston Astros past the Oakland Athletics 5-1        ...
09:00, 2019-06-02

Olympic triathlon test event in Tokyo shortened over extreme heat fears The running segment of the Elite Womens Triathlon Olympic qualifier, held across the same course which will stage the event during the 2020 Tokyo Games, has been halved by organizers to five kilometers due to fears over extreme heat....
00:51, 2019-08-15

U.S. Wins Women's World Cup The U.S. defeated the Netherlands, 2-0, to win their fourth Women’s World Cup title in 28 years. The victory came after rounds where the defending champions faced teams that were designed to take the Americans down....
23:34, 2019-07-07

'Joker' takes top prize at Venice Film Festival, Roman Polanski's 'An Officer and a Spy' wins jury prize Todd Phillips' dark comic book film "Joker" won the Golden Lion Award at the 76th Venice International Film Festival on Saturday and cemented its place as a legitimate contender for the rest of the awards season....
21:34, 2019-09-08

U.S. Wins World Cup and Becomes a Champion for Its Times Few sports teams are asked to carry so much meaning on their shoulders as the U.S. women’s soccer team. Fewer still do it so effortlessly, and with so much success....
01:51, 2019-07-08

Giant steel tubes form crossing on flood-hit road in Yorkshire Dales after bridge on world cycling championship route collapses Giant steel tubes are being used to form the basis of a temporary crossing after a bridge on the world cycling championship route was destroyed by floods....
07:51, 2019-08-14

What It Takes to Be a World-Record Puzzler Luiza Figueiredo always loved puzzles—you have to if you collect so many you get the Guinness World Record for most assembled puzzles ever. Read more......
22:34, 2019-10-02

U.S. Wins Record Fourth World Cup Title Live coverage and analysis of the Women’s World Cup final. The United States is chasing its record fourth title. The Netherlands is trying to win its first....
21:51, 2019-07-07

U.S. wins World Cup with a final four-star performance The United States won the title for a record fourth time, capping a dominant showing that sparked larger conversations about gender, equity and patriotism....
06:51, 2019-07-08

US wins 4th World Cup title, 2nd in a row, beats Dutch 2-0 The United States won its record fourth Women's World Cup title and second in a row, beating the Netherlands 2-0 when Megan Rapinoe converted a penalty kick in the second half and Rose Lavelle added a goal       ...
20:34, 2019-07-07

World Rally Championship's Rally GB Oulton Park stage revealed MSV chief executive Jonathan Palmer has explained how the World Rally Championship will use the Oulton Park circuit for Rally GB's first return to a race circuit in 20 years...
23:00, 2019-06-19

Paris' Longchamp racecourse gets ready for 'the best race in the world' Since British thoroughbred Golden Horn crossed the finish line to claim the 2015 Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe, Europe's richest race hasn't been the same....
21:00, 2019-10-04

Massy Arias Takes Us Inside Her World Massy Arias wasn't always the ultra-fit queen of Instagram fitness inspo she is today. In fact, when she began her own fitness journey back in 2012 as a way to overcome a debilitating......
19:00, 2019-09-27

Influencer Eva Gutowski Takes Us Inside Her World Eva Gutowski wasn't always the YouTube superstar she is today. Once upon a time, she was just a broadcast journalism major struggling to get by. But once she picked up the video......
22:51, 2019-10-04

What it takes to clean up one of the world's dirtiest industries In the port of Antwerp in Belgium, a small boat whizzes around, shuttling 16 passengers back and forth. The "Hydroville" is fast, silent and, most strikingly, it produces zero pollution....
11:34, 2019-10-04

The Taycan EV takes Porsche into a new world of technology We're sideways. Again. After a blistering takeoff that pushed my internal organs towards my spine, the driver behind the wheel of the pre-production Porsche Taycan (pronounced "tie khan") turns off the traction control and the vehicle does something......
22:17, 2019-09-04

Swimming: Sun wins men's 400 freestyle gold at world championships China's Sun Yang won his fourth straight 400 meters freestyle title at the world swimming championships on Sunday, touching home first in a time of 3:42.44....
22:34, 2019-07-21

Semenya wins women's 800, wants to defend world title Caster Semenya easily won the women's 800 at the Prefontaine Classic on Sunday, as an international court continues to debate her future in the event....
16:34, 2019-07-01

Barber wins Australia's first javelin world title Kelsey-Lee Barber became the first Australian to win the javelin world title on Tuesday, clinching it with her last throw of the competition and ending one of the longest winning streaks in the sport....
02:00, 2019-10-02

World No. 1 Alaphilippe wins Tour de France Stage 3 World No. 1 Julian Alaphilippe of Deceuninck-Quick Step captured Stage 3 and the yellow jersey on Monday as the Tour de France made its way into its namesake country for the first time in this year's race....
23:00, 2019-07-08

Sky Brown, 11, wins bronze at Skateboarding World Championships "British prodigy Sky Brown won park bronze at the World Skateboarding Championships in Brazil to creep closer to a spot at next summer’s Olympics in Tokyo."...
14:51, 2019-09-15

Scamp the Tramp wins World’s Ugliest Dog Contest Scamp the Tramp, held by Darlene Wright, after winning 2019 World’s Ugliest Dog Contest. (AP Photo/Noah Berger) _____ Scamp the Tramp will never win a beauty contest. But he’s won an ugly one. The bug-eyed, dreadlocked pooch took top honors Friday night at the 31st annual World’s Ugliest Dog C...
20:34, 2019-06-22

Semenya wins women’s 800, wants to defend world title STANFORD, Calif. (AP) — Caster Semenya easily won the women’s 800 at the Prefontaine Classic in Stanford on Sunday, as an international court continues to debate her future in the event. The former Olympic champion and embattled three-time world champion won in 1 minute, 55.70 seconds, nearly ...
02:34, 2019-07-01

Whitlock wins third world pommel horse gold "Britain\u0027s Max Whitlock won his third pommel horse title at the gymnastics world championships in Stuttgart on Saturday to ensure an ideal preparation for next year\u0027s Tokyo Olympics."...
10:51, 2019-10-13

Caster Semenya will not race at World Championships if she loses appeal Caster Semenya says she will not race at the World Championships in Qatar later this year if she loses an appeal against IAAF rules governing testosterone levels in female athletes....
09:00, 2019-07-01

Inside the Race to Build the World’s First Commercial Octopus Farm For decades, my father taught biology at Middlebury College in Vermont. One of his signature courses focused on invertebrates and, as a kid, I’d often tag along on class field trips to the Maine coast. Students would fan out across the rocky shore at low tide and count as many spineless creatu...
15:51, 2019-08-22

Children across Britain attempt egg and spoon race world record Families gathered in 51 locations across Britain to attempt a Guinness World Record for the largest amount of people participating in an egg and spoon race....
18:34, 2019-07-31

Wiggins on World Champs: Swift could get a result in road race "Bradley Wiggins gives his predictions in a preview for the 2019 Road World Championships and believes Ben Swift could perform very strongly. Subscribe to The Bradley Wiggins Show podcast!"...
08:17, 2019-09-24

World's First Quad-Copter Race Held At Goodwood 2019 Come 2020 and we will see a full-fledged quadcopter racing series happening with 5 teams and 10 pilots. All participants will be flying the Airspeed Mk II quadcopter, which was also revealed at the......
12:34, 2019-07-06

Humidity, Extreme Temperatures in Tokyo Impact Olympic Triathlon Qualifier — A ‘Major Worry’ for Organizers of Next Summer’s Games (TOKYO) — Tokyo’s summer heat has forced an Olympic women’s triathlon qualifying event to be shortened because of high temperatures that are likely to impact next year’s games. The International Triathlon Union reduced the running portion of the triathlon from 10 kilometers t...
16:00, 2019-08-16

Madonna takes on frightening world with new album 'Madame X' Gun control, poverty and the marginalized, Madonna's new album "Madame X" sees the Queen of Pop wanting to "fight back" in what she sees as a frightening modern world....
15:00, 2019-06-13

U.S. contestant takes the crown at Air Guitar World Championships The annual Air Guitar World Championship was held on August 22 and 23 in Finland, featuring acts from around the world.        ...
04:00, 2019-08-27

USWNT wins World Cup, cements itself forever in sports history SportsPulse: The U.S. women are World Cup champions, yet again. The Americans lived up to all of the pre-tournament hype and expectations claiming their fourth title. And as Nancy Armour puts it, their impact will be long lasting on and off the field.       ...
20:34, 2019-07-07

Scamp the Tramp wins World's Ugliest Dog contest - video A bug-eyed, dreadlocked pooch called Scamp the Tramp took top honours on Friday at the 31st annual World's Ugliest Dog contest. Scamp beat 18 other contestants at the event, held in Northern California. Organisers say the contest is about bringing attention to the needs of rescue dogs.Scamp the Tram...
01:17, 2019-06-23

After World Car Of The Year, Jaguar I-Pace Wins Powertrain Awards The Jaguar I-Pace has won 66 global awards since it was revealed a little more than a year ago, including the 2019 World Car of the Year, World Car Design of the Year, World Green Car, European Car of......
02:01, 2019-05-24

Hosszu wins fourth women's 200 medley world title Hungary's Katinka Hosszu continued her domination of the women's individual medley by winning the 200 meters event for the fourth time at the world championships in Gwangju on Monday....
17:17, 2019-07-22

Street in Wales wins record for world's steepest – video A street in north-west Wales has been crowned the world's steepest. Ffordd Pen Llech in the historic town of Harlech has a gradient of 37.5% at its steepest point, knocking Baldwin Street in Dunedin, New Zealand, off the top spot. Gwyn Headley, who led the town’s campaign to claim the title, said: '...
20:17, 2019-07-16

Nike shoes race to $437,500 world record auction price for sneakers A pair of 1972 running shoes, one of the first pairs made by Nike Inc , sold for $437,500 on Tuesday, shattering the record for a pair of sneakers at public auction....
00:34, 2019-07-24

Saudi Arabia to host world's richest horse race in 2020 Saudi Arabia will host the world's richest horse race in Riyadh at the King Abdulaziz Racetrack next year, with a purse of $20 million up for grabs, the Jockey Club of Saudi Arabia said on Thursday....
13:51, 2019-08-08

53C heat and melted shoes: is the 135-mile Badwater the world's toughest race? Welcome to the Badwater Ultramarathon: a 135-mile non-stop race over three mountain ranges in sweltering mid-summer desert heat with a vertical ascent of 13,000 feetAt 9.30pm on 23 July 2018, the second wave of runners lined up at Badwater Basin in Death Valley, 280 feet below sea level. The heat fr...
11:17, 2019-07-12

Cycling World Championships 2019: men's elite road race – live! Rolling report of the 261km race from Leeds to HarrogateCourse shortened by 23.5km because of severe weather conditionsVan Vleuten goes solo to seal stunning women’s road race world titleEmail gregg.bakowski@theguardian.com | Tweet @GreggBakowski 2.41pm BST 54km: Last year’s champion, Alejandro Valv...
15:51, 2019-09-29

Cycling: Van Vleuten solos to world gold in women's road race Dutchwoman Annemiek van Vleuten produced one of the greatest solo rides ever seen at the UCI Road World Championships to storm to victory in the women's road race on Saturday....
04:51, 2019-09-29

David Pocock in race for World Cup fitness after announcing domestic retirement Brumbies flanker to call time on Super Rugby careerWallabies sweat on integral team member for JapanDavid Pocock, the veteran Brumbies flanker, has called time on his domestic rugby union career after a persistent calf injury ruled him out for the remainder of the Super Rugby season.The 31-year-old ...
02:51, 2019-05-28

Google takes users inside its never-ending quest to map everything in the world If you’re a Google Maps user, you’ve no doubt noticed how feature-rich the service has grown in recent months, with Google over the last few days alone adding new capabilities like now letting you quickly discover bike-sharing stations around you in addition to seeing how crowded your tr...
04:17, 2019-07-23

Trump takes world number one spot off Ronnie O'Sullivan "Judd Trump beats Joe Perry 6-2 in the last-16 of the International Championship in Daqing, China, meaning he regains his place as world number one."...
03:51, 2019-08-08

Tension Between Trump, World Leaders Takes Spotlight at G-7 Summit President Trump clashed with world leaders over the U.S. trade war with China and a host of foreign-policy issues at a Group of Seven summit that showed his isolation on the world stage....
01:17, 2019-08-26

New Scrutiny of Museum Boards Takes Aim at World of Wealth and Status A recent protest at the Whitney that drummed out a vice chairman exposed the symbiotic, but potentially problematic, relationship that museums have with some trustees....
12:00, 2019-10-03

Women’s World Cup: Caroline Weir takes inspiration from takeaway art Scotland midfielder with a mural of her on a wall in Dunfermline says ‘the attention we’re getting is a bit mad’There are many reasons to visit the Côte d’Azur, but art surely ranks among the top 10 with the assorted galleries affording tourists plenty of scope to admire the works of Matisse, Chagal...
23:17, 2019-06-08

Fresh wave of climate strikes takes place around the world Hundreds of thousands hit streets across continents to demand action on climateHundreds of thousands of people around the world are taking place in the latest wave of climate strikes to demand urgent action on the escalating ecological emergency.Last week, millions walked out of schools and workplac...
13:00, 2019-09-27

Opinion: Winners/losers of quarterfinals -- France wins the World Cup, sort of France wins over public and Sweden finally beats Germany at a major tournament for first time since 1991: Winners and losers from quarterfinals.       ...
09:34, 2019-07-01

World Athletics Championships: Lyles wins men's 200m gold – as it happened USA’s Noah Lyles sprinted to gold in the men’s 200m, while Dina Asher-Smith cantered into the women’s 200m final with a time of 22.16Report: Tearful Gemili bereft as Lyles picks up 200m gold 10.02pm BST Seriously, what another dramatic day in Doha. A brilliant pole vault final, a last gasp winning t...
04:00, 2019-10-02

Vanderbilt Terminates Michigan's Cinderella Run, Wins College World Series They didn’t have the luxury of superstar pitcher Kumar Rocker on the mound tonight, but Vanderbilt didn’t need him for even a moment in their winner-take-all game against Michigan on Wednesday night. With a dull but decisive 8-2 victory, the Commodores completed a comeback from a 1-0 series deficit,...
20:51, 2019-06-27

In-depth coverage as UA wins at College World Series: Preps for No. 2 UCLA OKLAHOMA CITY – After Coach Mike Candrea and the Arizona softball team beat No. 3 Washington for the first time in over two years, the Cats are now gearing up for No. 2 UCLA.. In-depth coverage of Arizona's win over Washington in the first game of the Women's College World Series. Hi...
04:34, 2019-05-31

Netherlands wins World Cup thriller to earn final matchup with USWNT LYON, France — The Netherlands will play the United States for the Women’s World Cup title after Jackie Groenen sealed a 1-0 victory over Sweden in extra time on Wednesday night. A slick passing sequence ended in the 99th minute with Groenen driving a shot from outside the penalty area past go...
03:17, 2019-07-04

Apurvi Chandela Wins Year's Second Women's 10m Air Rifle World Cup Gold It was a neck-and-neck battle between Apurvi and Wang, where the Apurvi Chandela was just 0.1 ahead as she shot a 10.4 to Wang's 10.3 to clinch the issue....
21:17, 2019-05-26

Soccer: Gwinn wins it as Germany beat China 1-0 in their World Cup opener Germany's teenage midfielder Giulia Gwinn scored a second-half winner as the two-time world champions edged past China 1-0 on Saturday to kick off their World Cup campaign....
17:51, 2019-06-08

Adam Peaty wins 100m breaststroke gold at World Championships • Briton takes third gold, with teammate James Wilby second• Peaty had broken 57sec barrier for world record in semi-finalsAdam Peaty has won the 100m breaststroke world title for the third time with victory at the World Championships in Gwangju, South Korea. The 24-year-old led home Great Britain t...
16:34, 2019-07-22

Shooter Anish Bhanwala Wins Gold In ISSF Junior World Cup Last year, Anish Bhanwala rose to fame after he broke the Commonwealth Games record in 25m rapid fire pistol event and became India's youngest ever gold medallist at CWG....
20:17, 2019-07-17

'My life completely changed': debut wins world's richest prize for a novel Nominated by just one library in Belgium, Emily Ruskovich’s Idaho lands the €100,000 International Dublin literary awardEmily Ruskovich was sitting in her back garden in Boise, Idaho, playing in the grass with her one-year-old daughter, when she got the phone call to tell her that she had won the wo...
19:51, 2019-06-13

Simone Biles, 22, wins record 25th world gymnastics medal American star Simone Biles shattered the record for medals by a gymnast at the 2019 World Championships by winning gold medals on the balance beam and floor exercise....
04:34, 2019-10-14

Gymnastics: Nagornyy wins all-around world title as Russia rule in Stuttgart Russia's Nikita Nagornyy clinched the men's all-around title at the gymnastics world championships on Friday ahead of last year's champion and team mate Artur Dalaloyan in Stuttgart....
05:17, 2019-10-12

Semenya wins in Montreuil, intends to defend 800m world title Caster Semenya, who is battling the sport's governing IAAF over rules that prevent her from running her preferred distance races unless she takes testosterone-suppressant medication, won a 2,000 meters at the Montreuil athletics meeting on Tuesday....
01:00, 2019-06-12

Chess: Russian duo lead world Grand Prix as race to take on Carlsen heats up Ian Nepomniachtchi and Alexander Grischuk well placed to become candidates to take on Magnus Carlsen in 2020Moscow’s iconic Central Club was the epicentre of the Soviet chess empire in the golden decades, when USSR grandmasters defeated all rivals and the country produced a stream of world champions...
15:51, 2019-05-31

England’s Jack Nowell in fitness race for Rugby World Cup after ankle surgery • Exeter’s Rob Baxter expects wing to be fit for tournament• Eddie Jones to name preliminary England squad on ThursdayEngland face a Rugby World Cup waiting game over the fitness of Jack Nowell, who has undergone surgery on the ankle he damaged in the Premiership final this month. Exeter’s head coac...
03:17, 2019-06-20

8 countries stay in FIFA race to host 2023 Women's World Cup Eight countries have stayed in the bidding contest to host the first 32-team Women's World Cup in 2023, with Belgium and Bolivia dropping out       ...
16:51, 2019-09-03

UPDATE 1-Nike shoes race to $437,500 world record auction price for sneakers A pair of 1972 running shoes, one of the first pairs made by Nike Inc, sold for $437,500 on Tuesday, shattering the record for a pair of sneakers at public auction....
00:17, 2019-07-24

Pole vaulter Kendricks takes second world gold after duel with Duplantis Sam Kendricks of the United States clinched his second consecutive world title on Tuesday after a duel with European champion Armand Duplantis that electrified the usually muted crowd at Khalifa International Stadium....
02:00, 2019-10-02

Farm takes aim at goat yoga world record with 500 expected in class A Florida farm said it expects more than 500 people to participate in its attempt to break a Guinness World Record for the world's largest goat yoga session....
23:00, 2019-09-13

| Nakaayi takes 800m gold at World Champs in Semenya's absence Halimah Nakaayi has won the women's 800m at the world championships producing a sprint finish to claim the throne left vacant by the absent South African Caster Semenya....
22:51, 2019-09-30

Michigan takes down Texas Tech 5-3 in College World Series opener Michigan, which was swept by Texas Tech in March, plays loose, confident and aggressively to win College World Series opener.       ...
04:51, 2019-06-16

Athletics: Felix takes 12th world title as U.S win first mixed relay Allyson Felix won her 12th world title, and her first since becoming a mother, as the United States claimed the inaugural world championship 4x400 meters mixed relay on Sunday....
04:17, 2019-09-30

Germany's Malaika Mihambo wins long jump gold at world championships Though she was the favorite going into the event, Mihambo had to improve on her first jumps to medal at the track and field world championships in Doha. She did it by jumping further than anyone in the last 15 years....
00:00, 2019-10-07

German poker pro Hossein Esnan wins World Series main event In a high-stakes head-to-head between two European rivals, Hossein Esnan has come out victorious with the $10-million grand prize in Las Vegas. He said if it weren't for good cards and a bit of luck, "I'd be runner-up."...
17:34, 2019-07-17

Unstoppable Simone Biles wins vault to tie world championships medal record Biles wins 23rd world championships medal to tie all-time markUSA’s Jade Carey wins silver, Britain’s Ellie Downie takes bronzeSimone Biles has won the women’s vault competition at the gymnastics world championships to tie the record for most world medals by any gymnast.Biles successfully defended h...
18:00, 2019-10-12

Sarabjot Singh Wins India's Ninth Gold At ISSF Junior World Cup After six days of top class shooting and with one more day to go, India remain on top of the medal standings with nine gold, nine silver and four bronze for a total of 22 medals....
20:00, 2019-07-18

World Athletics Championships: Johnson-Thompson wins heptathlon gold – live! Asher-Smith already preparing for Olympic success after gold‘Crotch cams’ in Doha rolled back after athletes’ complaintsEmail Tumaini or tweet him with your thoughts 10.28pm BST Fantastic performance by Katarina Johnson-Thompson to win world championship heptathlon gold and beat Jess Ennis-Hill's GB...
23:34, 2019-10-03

Cycling Road World Championships: Dennis wins men's time trial – live! Updates from the 1.20pm BST start in YorkshireDygert wins women’s time trial amid rain chaosEmail Luke or tweet @LukeMcLaughlin 4.45pm BST Remco’s happy now! #Yorkshire2019 pic.twitter.com/rhwszZuA6U 4.44pm BST The women’s and men’s elite road races are coming up at the weekend. On Saturday the wome...
18:00, 2019-09-25

Simone Biles Wins 16th World Gymnastics Title, Fifth All-Round Gold Simone Biles dominated the beam and sealed gold with the highest score of 14.400 in the floor exercise when she had only needed 12.300 for the title....
20:51, 2019-10-10

Simone Biles wins fifth world all-around gymnastics title by record margin – as it happened Simone Biles extends six-year unbeaten streak with record goldChina’s Tang wins silver while Russia’s Melnikova takes bronze 6.11pm BST And you can read a full report from today’s championships here: Related: Simone Biles reigns supreme with fifth world all-around gymnastics title 5.57pm BST Simone...
20:17, 2019-10-10

World Athletics Championships: Johnson-Thompson wins heptathlon gold – as it happened Asher-Smith already preparing for Olympic success after gold‘Crotch cams’ in Doha rolled back after athletes’ complaintsEmail Tumaini or tweet him with your thoughts 11.19pm BST Another day comes to an end. I’m still getting my head around that absolutely insane 400 metres race (48.14!) and the fina...
04:00, 2019-10-04

Rayssa Leal: 11-year-old wins skateboarding world tour event in LA – video Rayssa Leal, 11, stunned fans as she came in first place during the women's final at a Street League Skateboarding world tour event in Los Angeles. The Brazilian, who finished in third position in the first event of the year in London, became the youngest skater to win a leg of the competition, beat...
18:00, 2019-07-31

Pavilion beside oldest cricket green in world wins protection from development threat Players at the world's oldest cricket green were today celebrating after their historic pavilion was awarded protection from the threat of development....
16:00, 2019-07-19

| Race for UK PM | Hong Kong demos reignite: WATCH the top world news videos for today Johnson and Hunt fight for British PM job | Hundreds converge on Hong Kong parliament in anti-govt demo; here are the top world news videos for today. WATCH....
00:51, 2019-06-22

Annemiek van Vleuten goes solo to seal stunning women’s road race world title • Dutch rider storms clear in Yorkshire to take world crown• Van der Breggen finishes second, Deignan comes home 31stA speculative long-range attack and an epic 105km escape gave Annemiek van Vleuten the gold medal in the women’s elite race here by a margin of more than two minutes, compensating for...
17:51, 2019-09-28

Christian Coleman free to race for world gold after missed tests charge dropped • World’s fastest man this year ‘fully eligible’ to compete in Doha• Sprinter appears to escape Usada ban on technicality over datesChristian Coleman, the fastest man in the world this year, is free to compete at the world championships in Doha later this month after the US Anti-Doping Agency droppe...
23:17, 2019-09-02

India's Narendra Modi Takes an Early Lead in World's Biggest Election Early vote counting in India suggests Prime Minister Narendra Modi, the nationalist leader who has dominated the political debate in the world’s largest democracy for the last five years, will return to power....
09:34, 2019-05-23

Korea Open Live: Kashyap Eyes Final Berth As He Takes On World No 1 Korea Open 2019 Semi final, Parupalli Kashyap vs Kento Momota Live Badminton Match Score: Parupalli Kashyap defeated Denmark's Jan O Jorgensen in quarter-finals....
11:17, 2019-09-28

Richard Commey takes out Beltran to set up Teofimo Lopez world title clash Ray Beltran’s overweight but Richard Commey hammers him anyway, writes Jack Hirsch The post Richard Commey takes out Beltran to set up Teofimo Lopez world title clash appeared first on Boxing News....
16:34, 2019-07-01

A World War II plane takes flight to Bahamas for Hurricane Dorian relief efforts Volunteers will load up to 5,000 pounds of hurricane relief supplies aboard the warbird, which will take off for Sandy Point on Great Abaco Island.        ...
23:00, 2019-09-06

Manju Rani Goes Down Fighting, Takes Home World Boxing C'ships Silver Debutante Manju Rani took home the silver medal at the Women's World Boxing Championships after losing Ekaterina Paltceva of Russia in the 48kg category final on Sunday....
15:17, 2019-10-13

World Championships: Praneeth Takes Home Bronze After Sindhu Enters Final BWF Badminton World Championships 2019 Sai Praneeth vs Kento Momota Semi-Final: Sai Praneeth is only the second Indian male shuttler to win a World Championships medal....
18:51, 2019-08-24

Allyson Felix wins record 13th World Athletics Championships gold in Doha American runners win men’s and women’s 4x400m relaysNia Ali’s personal best secures gold in the 100m hurdlesUSA finish top of medal table after three golds on final dayThe United States showed off the speed and depth of their squad to win three gold medals on the final day of the World Athletics Cha...
17:00, 2019-10-07

Adam Peaty wins 100m breaststroke gold at the World Championships but misses out on new record Adam Peaty missed out on beating his own world record as he successfully defended his 100metre breaststroke world title in Gwangju, South Korea in a British one-two with James Wilby....
19:51, 2019-07-22

KCNA: North Korean wrestler wins gold medal at World Wrestling Championships A North Korean female wrestler has clinched the gold medal at the 2019 World Wrestling Championships in Nur-Sultan, Kazakhstan, according to Pyongyang's state media....
01:17, 2019-09-20

Hossein Ensan wins $10 million in prize money for World Series of Poker victory Hossein Ensan beat out 8,568 other competitors to win $10 million first-place prize in the World Series of Poker's main event on Wednesday morning.       ...
23:00, 2019-07-17

Christian Coleman wins 100m gold at World Athletics Championships 2019 – as it happened The American won in a time of 9.76 with compatriot Justin Gatlin (9.89) in second and Canada’s Andre De Grasse (9.90) third 9.07pm BST Here is Sean Ingle on Christian Coleman rising to the forefront of the sport and tonight’s other astonishing achievements from Sifan Hassan in the the women’s 10,000...
05:51, 2019-09-29

Major Blow: Caster Semenya Is Banned From Competing in Her Beloved 800-Meter Race at World Championships Since 2015, elite runner Caster Semenya has gone undefeated in the 800-meter event at the world track and field championships, but in a major setback, a major ruling means she won’t be allowed to compete in that event as long as she continues to refuse hormone treatments to reduce her testosterone l...
18:51, 2019-07-31

Chad Brown holds strong hand in weekend turf; Saudi Cup to be world's richest race With turf racing at Arlington Park and Saratoga taking center stage, trainer Chad Brown has a strong hand in every major event; Saudi Arabian racing officials announce a new $20 million race, the world's richest....
15:51, 2019-08-09

Cleveland Indians' Yasiel Puig takes page from Little League World Series batter Cleveland Indians star Yasiel Puig took a page from the book of a Little League World Series hitter during the Tribe's Sunday game against the New York Yankees....
04:00, 2019-08-20

Cricket World Cup: England's Jofra Archer takes two wickets in two balls v West Indies Jofra Archer dismisses Nicholas Pooran and Sheldon Cottrell in consecutive balls to leave West Indies 202-8 in the World Cup group game at Southampton....
02:01, 2019-06-15

‘Heals the wound’: New Zealand Netball World Cup final win takes sting out of cricket loss Jacinda Ardern was among those cheering the Silver Ferns on as they faced the Australian Diamonds in a nail-biting finishWhat a difference a week makes.Seven days ago, New Zealand was in despair, mourning the loss of a Cricket World Cup final that will go down as one of the most dramatic in history....
06:01, 2019-07-22

Dygert wins women’s time trial amid Road World Championships rain chaos • Yorkshire conditions ‘like riding into a lake’ for competitors• Mikkel Berg takes men’s U23 time trial victoryThe Harrogate finish is not far from Cold Bath Road and rarely has a street held a more apposite name than on a day when intense rain turned the Road World Championships into a perilous, n...
23:17, 2019-09-24

Heather Mills wins High Court apology after phone hacking claim against News of the World The model ex-wife of Beatle Sir Paul McCartney has won a High Court apology after settling her legal claim over phone hacking at the News of the World....
13:34, 2019-07-08

Utah Jazz star Rudy Gobert takes issue with FIBA's drug testing during World Cup Utah Jazz star Rudy Gobert, who is competing for France in the 2019 FIBA World Cup, took issue with officials conducting a random drug screening as he recovered from a game....
18:17, 2019-09-03

World Athletics Championships: Katarina Johnson-Thompson wins heptathlon gold for Great Britain in Doha Katarina Johnson-Thompson produced the best performance of her life to break the British record and take gold in the heptathlon at the World Athletics Championships in Doha....
03:00, 2019-10-04

Cycling Road World Championships 2019: Chloe Dygert wins women's time-trial – as it happened The 22 year old American was the surprise winner, dethroning Annemiek van Vleuten on a filthy day in Yorkshire 6.29pm BST Related: Dygert wins women’s time trial amid Road World Championships rain chaos 5.27pm BST Continue reading......
23:17, 2019-09-24

CBOE S&P 500 Implied Correlation Index Wins "Best Innovation by an Exchange in Product Design" from Futures and Options World CHICAGO, December 8, 2010 - The Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) today announced that it has been awarded "Best Innovation by an Exchange in the Field of Product Design - North America" for its CBOE S&P 500 Implied Correlation Index from Futures and Options World magazine. The award was present...
22:51, 2019-05-22

World Athletics Championships 2019: Sifan Hassan takes glory in women's 1500m final - as it happened Great Britain finished second in both 4x100m relay finals, with Jamaica taking gold in the women’s and USA in the men’s 9.00pm BST That concludes the blog for this evening. Sean Ingle’s piece from Doha to follow as will live coverage of the final day of the meet on Sunday. 8.59pm BST The Team GB 4x...
23:00, 2019-10-05

England make promising start to Women's World Cup but wilt after the break as heat takes toll The start of England Women's World Cup campaign and the final stages of the men's Nations League participation had similarities: a controversial decision by VAR, problems playing out from the back and the loss of control in midfield....
15:51, 2019-06-10

England star Lucy Bronze misses out on Women's World Cup Goal of the Tournament as Cristiane wins award England defender Lucy Bronze has missed out on the Fifa Women's World Cup Goal of the Tournament award after Brazil star Cristiane was voted the winner....
21:17, 2019-07-18

World Athletics Championships: Home hero Mutaz Essa Barshim takes gold on spectacular night in Doha Home favourite Mutaz Essa Barshim completed a remarkable comeback to take men's high jump gold on an incredible night at the World Athletics Championships in Doha....
05:00, 2019-10-05

Valarivan Wins Gold; India Bag 10m Air Rifle Team Gold With World Record Elavenil Valarivan defended her gold medal in the Junior World Cup as she beat compatriot Mehuli Ghosh (630.4) by 1.4 points in the women's air rifle final on Monday....
05:34, 2019-07-16

| Rapinoe wins Golden Ball, Golden Boot at women's World Cup Megan Rapinoe made it a special hat-trick as she won Golden Ball and Golden Boot at the women's World Cup after scoring as the USA beat the Netherlands to retain their title....
01:00, 2019-07-08

Transcontinental Race: Germany's Fiona Kolbinger becomes first female winner of endurance race Germany's Fiona Kolbinger beats more than 200 men to become the first woman to win the Transcontinental Race, riding more than 2,485 miles across Europe....
12:34, 2019-08-06

Rivals race to catch Boris Johnson as UK Tory race narrows Britain's Conservative Party is set to kick one more candidate out of the contest to become the country's next prime minister, as rivals scramble to catch front-runner Boris Johnson....
13:17, 2019-06-19

This 24 Hours of Lemons race team built a replica of Mario Andretti’s first race car, a 1948 Hudson. This 24 Hours of Lemons race team built a replica of Mario Andretti’s first race car, a 1948 Hudson. I am amazed at the deep cut of automotive history this team chose as its theme, and wish the drivers the best of luck. It will be a joy to watch this thing motoring about at NJMP this weekend. Maybe ...
04:51, 2019-06-08

‘Because of Our Christian Race...’ Mississippi Venue Won’t Do Gay or Mixed Race Weddings A video allegedly showing an employee of an event venue saying they won’t host “gay weddings” or “mixed race,” because of her religion has gone viral, sparking an uproar on social media....
18:51, 2019-09-02

Song of Style's Aimee Song Takes Us Inside Her World A little over a decade ago, while studying interior architecture in college, Aimee Song started a little fashion blog as a mere hobby. An outlet to explore her passion while she followed the......
17:51, 2019-09-20

Britain's Thomas to race TT and road race at worlds Geraint Thomas will ride in both the individual time trial and road race at next week's UCI Road World Championships in Yorkshire, British Cycling said on Wednesday....
03:00, 2019-09-19

Lucy Bronze wins Women's World Cup Silver Ball as Megan Rapinoe scoops award for competition's best player England's Lucy Bronze has been awarded the Fifa Women's World Cup Silver Ball, recognising her as the second best player in this summer's competition....
21:51, 2019-07-07

Eastern Michigan takes down Big Ten foe Illinois on road, takes home $1 million Illinois agreed to pay Eastern Michigan $1 million for the Eagles to visit Champaign. Eastern Michigan handed the Illini a 34-31 loss in thanks.       ...
06:51, 2019-09-15

Clearing up confusion on payments: If a retailer takes Apple Pay it also takes Google Pay As New York City's MTA adopts contactless payments on some transit lines, people are still confused about who takes Apple, Google and Samsung Pay.        ...
01:17, 2019-06-01

It Takes One to Know One: A German TV Star Takes On Bullies Carsten Stahl was once a feared gang leader in Berlin. Now, as a television action hero, he is using his fame and the power of his personal story to combat bullying....
19:00, 2019-08-16

Dillian Whyte takes aim at 'coward' Tyson Fury: 'You can't be the best in the world fighting Tom Schwarz' Tyson Fury's claim to be the best heavyweight in the world has been dismissed by Dillian Whyte, who accused him of "tricking fans" and "being a coward" ahead of his fight against Tom Schwarz in Las Vegas....
13:00, 2019-06-14

Ten Sovereigns wins in France, Japan wins in France Ten Sovereigns hits the win column impressively in the Darly July Cup at Newmarket in England while Japan travels from Ireland to win the Grand Prix de Paris....
19:17, 2019-07-15

Thomas holds on to win BMW Championship Justin Thomas had more stress than he needed Sunday before regaining control with three birdies on the back nine at Medinah to win the BMW Championship and claim the No. 1 seed going into the FedEx Cup finale        ...
10:34, 2019-08-19

Your say – The WBC ‘franchise’ championship is inexplicable The WBC 'franchise' championship continues to draw the ire of Boxing News readers The post Your say – The WBC ‘franchise’ championship is inexplicable appeared first on Boxing News....
18:17, 2019-07-09

European Under-21 Championship 2019: All you need to know "The 22nd edition of the UEFA European Under-21 Championship gets underway on Sunday as co-hosts Italy and San Marino greet the best young talent from across the continent."...
22:34, 2019-06-14

Who's Winning The IndyCar Championship This Weekend? Sunday will see the final race of the 2019 IndyCar championship take place at Laguna Seca in California, and the title has yet to be decided. Who’s going to be the one to take it home?...
12:34, 2019-09-20

Ten of the best transfers by Championship clubs this summer A few new (and familiar) faces will be hoping to impress when the Championship season kicks off on Friday nightBy Martin Laurence for WhoScoredFollowing their relegation from the Premier League and the departures of both Aron Gunnarsson and Victor Camarasa, Cardiff City were in desperate need of mid...
18:01, 2019-07-31

Championship 2019-20 season preview Fulham could bounce straight back with their four-man attack while Leeds are sure to be in the promotion mix and Neil Warnock’s Cardiff are not to be ignoredThere may not be an overwhelming favourite for automatic promotion but certain teams appear streets ahead in the firepower stakes. None more so...
18:01, 2019-07-31

Tiger Woods misses cut at PGA Championship Tiger Woods' run at Bethpage Black is over as he failed to make the cut of 4-over at the 101st PGA Championship.        ...
18:00, 2019-05-21

Fury's lineal championship: To be the man, you have to beat the man There are numerous boxing organizations and a multitude of world titles in boxing's 17 weight classes. But the lineal championship is enjoying a rebirth in the heavyweight division....
04:51, 2019-09-13

The 2019 Yankees: Championship or bust Normally this would sound like a thrown-down gauntlet because, normally, this would be a thrown-down gauntlet. In this time, in this place, in this city, it is something else entirely. For the Yankees, it ought to be a welcome challenge, and for the people who care about the Yankees, it ought to be ...
18:17, 2019-07-12

The Players to Watch at the Evian Championship The championship has plenty of challengers and is the start of an important tournament swing for the L.P.G.A. as it heads to Europe for back-to-back majors....
16:00, 2019-07-24

Woods ready to play in BMW Championship Tiger Woods says he is ready to play golf again this week after the former world number one withdrew from last week's Northern Trust due to back pain....
18:34, 2019-08-14

6-way tie for first-round lead at Travelers Championship Zack Sucher made a 9-foot birdie putt in the last group of the day on the par-4 18th for a 6-under 64 and a share of the first-round lead in the Travelers Championship        ...
01:51, 2019-06-21

Ken Tanigawa rallies to win Senior PGA Championship PITTSFORD, N.Y. (AP) — Ken Tanigawa overcame a three-shot deficit on the back nine to pass defending champion Paul Broadhurst and win the Senior PGA Championship on Sunday. In only his second year on the senior tour and some 15 years after giving up playing professionally, Tanigawa shot an even-par ...
01:17, 2019-05-27

Koepka leaves field looking up at him at PGA Championship "With each mammoth drive and perfect putt, Brooks Koepka is turning the PGA Championship into his personal showcase and converting his competitors to admirers."...
17:34, 2019-05-21

Raptors president has altercation after championship win Raptors president, Masai Ujiri, got into an altercation with an officer after the team won an NBA championship.        ...
15:00, 2019-06-15

| Multiple captains for Boks in Rugby Championship? The Springboks may have a number of captains over the next few months as they navigate several challenges in order to get their squad ready for the Rugby World Cup....
15:00, 2019-07-04

Woods 'rested and ready' for PGA Championship after month off "Tiger Woods walked into the media interview room at the PGA Championship on Tuesday morning clutching a cup of hot coffee on a cool New York morning."...
17:34, 2019-05-21

Marquez extends championship lead with French GP win "Honda\u0027s world champion Marc Marquez won the French Grand Prix at Le Mans on Sunday for his third victory in the last four races to extend his lead at the top of the MotoGP standings."...
21:34, 2019-05-21

Huddersfield v Sheffield Wednesday: Championship – live! Live updates from the 12pm BST kick-offLive scores – follow all Sunday’s goals!Feel free to email Rob your thoughts 12.44pm BST 44 min Murphy spanks wide from 25 yards. 12.41pm BST 41 min Wednesday haven’t offered much going forward, apart from that fine early goal. They seem happy enough to sit on ...
13:51, 2019-09-15

Senior PGA Championship 1st round suspended due to weather PITTSFORD, N.Y. (AP) — The first round of the Senior PGA Championship has been suspended due to dangerous weather conditions. A series of thunderstorms were scheduled to pass over suburban Rochester, where the major is being played at Oak Hill Country Club’s East Course. The forecast on Thursd...
19:17, 2019-05-23

Tiger Woods looks far better at BMW Championship than he did at Northern Trust From first tee through 18th green in Wednesday’s BMW Championship pro-am at Medinah Country Club, Tiger Woods walked and played without restriction.        ...
15:34, 2019-08-16

Easy win for championship leader Hamilton at French GP Lewis Hamilton comfortably won the French Grand Prix from pole position on Sunday to clinch a sixth victory this season and extend his championship lead over Mercedes teammate Valtteri Bottas to 36 points.       ...
17:17, 2019-06-23

Tiger Woods practices ahead of PGA Championship "Tiger Woods proved many doubters wrong with his triumph at last month\u0027s Masters, where he not only completed a comeback story for the ages but also put Jack Nicklaus\u0027s record of 18 major titles back into play."...
17:34, 2019-05-21

Nets embracing their new reality: ‘Now it’s championship talk’ LAS VEGAS — While Caris LeVert and Taurean Prince are close friends with Kevin Durant, they both downplayed any role they had in luring him to the Nets. What they didn’t downplay, however, were the team’s new championship aspirations. After landing Durant, Kyrie Irving and DeAndre Jordan in free age...
09:17, 2019-07-08

Tates Creek Advances to State Championship Tates Creek will face @stang_baseball for the @KHSAA State Championship Sunday at 1 pm after the Mustangs defeated Trinity 6-5. pic.twitter.com/WV3yoLR2Zm — Eli Gehn (@EliGehnLEX18) June 8, 2019 The Tates Creek baseball team will play for its first state championship since 1986 after defeatin...
02:34, 2019-06-09

Barbasol Championship Announces Local Players NICHOLASVILLE, KY – The Barbasol Championship today announced players competing in this year’s tournament with local ties. Kentucky natives Chip McDaniel, Cooper Musselman, Stephen Stallings, Jr., and Hunter Stewart join headliners Troy Merritt (2018 Barbasol Champion), Max Homa (2019 Wells Fargo Ch...
04:01, 2019-06-14

Surging Buckeyes beat Nebraska 3-1 for Big Ten championship OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Griffan Smith and Andrew Magno combined to hold down Nebraska’s offense, and Ohio State mustered just enough of its own to beat the Cornhuskers 3-1 in the Big Ten Tournament championship game Sunday. The seventh-seeded Buckeyes (35-25), who had to scramble to make the eight-...
05:01, 2019-05-27

Lightning strike at Tour Championship causes 6 injuries ATLANTA (AP) — Six people were injured Saturday when lightning struck a 60-foot pine at the Tour Championship where they were taking cover from rain and showered them with debris, Atlanta police said. The third round of the season-ending PGA Tour event had been suspended for about 30 minutes because...
02:17, 2019-08-26

Scripps National Spelling Bee ends in 8-way championship tie Eight spellers were better than the dictionary. They were better than anything the Scripps National Spelling Bee could throw at them. And they all ended up with a hand on the trophy. In the most extraordinary ending in the 94-year history of the competition, the bee ended in an eight-way tie on Thur...
06:51, 2019-05-31

Tearful Wie questions future after opening 84 at PGA Championship A tearful Michelle Wie was not sure how much longer she can compete after struggling in the first round of the Women's PGA Championship on Thursday where she iced her ailing right wrist between most shots....
05:34, 2019-06-21

Luton Town 3-3 Middlesbrough: Championship – as it happened A late James Collins equaliser rescued a point for Luton on their return to the Championship, minutes after Britt Assombalonga hit a penalty over for MiddlesbroughLuton and Middlesbrough share points in six-goal thriller 9.50pm BST Paul Doyle was at the game! Here is his report: Related: James Colli...
00:51, 2019-08-03

Canada erupts as Raptors capture first ever NBA championship Canadians erupted from coast to coast and all the way up to the Arctic on Thursday as the Toronto Raptors captured their first NBA championship in a country that is traditionally known as the home of hockey....
09:51, 2019-06-14

Key trio helps Mystics put it all together for first WNBA championship Head coach Mike Thibault, star Elena Delle Donne and Finals MVP Emma Meeseman guided the Mystics to the first WNBA championship in franchise history.       ...
16:17, 2019-10-11

6 hurt as lightning strikes at Tour Championship Six spectators were injured when lightning struck a tree at East Lake Golf Club in Atlanta on Saturday afternoon during a weather delay at the Tour Championship....
05:51, 2019-08-25

Championship or bust for Rockets after huge trade What I'm Hearing: USA TODAY Sports' Trysta Krick caught up with the Rockets at Summer League after the blockbuster trade for Russell Westbrook. While there were some mixed feelings, the message was clear: it's championship or bust in Houston.       ...
18:17, 2019-07-12

Vandy powers past LSU 13-4 and into SEC championship game HOOVER, Ala. (AP) — Ty Duvall drove in four runs and Ethan Paul three, powering Vanderbilt into the Southeastern Conference Tournament championship game with a 13-4 victory over LSU on Saturday. The top-seeded Commodores (48-10), chasing their third SEC Tournament title and first since 2007, face de...
05:17, 2019-05-26

| Lowry's Open Championship triumph: 4 key moments A look at some of the key moments of Shane Lowry's victory in treacherous conditions to claim his maiden major title at the 148th Open Championship on Sunday...
20:34, 2019-07-21

Massive lightning strike at the Tour Championship Six people were injured Saturday when lightning struck a 60-foot pine at the Tour Championship, showering the area with debris, Atlanta police said.       ...
08:51, 2019-08-25

PGA stars discuss Open Championship course conditions What I'm Hearing: Golfweek's Steve DiMeglio is on hand at the Open Championship and spoke to Tiger Woods, Rickie Fowler and Adam Scott about the playing conditions at Royal Portrush.        ...
22:00, 2019-07-15

Huddersfield 0-2 Sheffield Wednesday: Championship – as it happened In the battle of the new managers, two excellent goals from Steven Fletcher and Sam Winnall gave Garry Monk an ultimately comfortable victory over the Cowley brothers 2.19pm BST Garry Monk won the battle of the new two new Yorkshire managers as Sheffield Wednesday beat Huddersfield 2-0 at the John S...
22:51, 2019-09-15

Dino-mite! Raptors win Canada's first NBA championship The Toronto Raptors delivered Canada its first NBA title with a 114-110 victory over the two-time defending champion Golden State Warriors on Thursday that set off a country-wide celebration....
08:17, 2019-06-14

#24 UA Volleyball falls just short of tourney championship TUCSON – The 24th ranked Arizona Wildcat Volleyball team lost in 5 sets in the championship match of the Cactus Classic. Here’s more from Saturday’s sportscast:...
02:00, 2019-09-02

Tiger Woods still looking for spark after second round of the BMW Championship Tiger Woods has played two decent rounds this week at the BMW Championship. But he needs more than that to qualify for next week's Tour Championship.        ...
01:00, 2019-08-17

Golf: Willett fires on final day to win BMW PGA Championship England's Danny Willett clinched his seventh European Tour title and first on home soil with a brilliant final round of 67 at the BMW PGA Championship on Sunday to secure a three-shot victory over Spain's Jon Rahm....
01:00, 2019-09-23

| Sublime win for Schaper at Junior Players Championship Third time’s the charm for South Africa’s Jayden Schaper, who muscled his way to victory at the AJGA Junior Players Championship in the United States....
13:51, 2019-09-02

Tiger keeps Tour Championship hopes alive with 67 at BMW Tiger Woods kept his hopes of qualifying for next week's Tour Championship alive by shooting a 5-under-par 67 on Saturday during the third round of the BMW Championship in Medinah, Ill....
05:17, 2019-08-18

Leeds United 1-1 Nottingham Forest: Championship – as it happened 3.07pm BST That’s all from Elland Road. Plenty to discuss for both sets of fans as they make their way home. Thanks for joining us! 2.59pm BST And we have a match report for you of today’s Elland Road stalemate. Note the picture of the Forest goal which resembles a scene from a Vietnam movie or a st...
17:17, 2019-08-10

Tickets to watch Tigers Woods, PGA Championship selling for as low as $6 PGA Championship tickets have a face value of $110 but they are going for as little as $6 on StubHub.        ...
18:00, 2019-05-21

Breaking down Tiger Woods' 19 PGA Championship performances Tiger Woods has won the PGA Championship four times in 19 appearances, claiming victory in 1999, 2000, 2006 and 2007.        ...
18:00, 2019-05-21

Golf - An's 'okay' 65 earns him halfway lead at Wyndham Championship Former teenage prodigy An Byeong-hun seized the sole halfway lead at the Wyndham Championship in North Carolina on Friday as big guns Webb Simpson, Jordan Spieth and Paul Casey focused their sights for a weekend shootout....
02:51, 2019-08-03

Broadhurst opens 2-shot lead at Senior PGA Championship PITTSFORD, N.Y. (AP) — Defending champion Paul Broadhurst waited out two storm delays to shoot a bogey-free third round Saturday and open a two-shot lead at the Senior PGA Championship. The breaks in play didn’t affect the 53-year-old from England, who finished with a 3-under 67 and moved to 6...
01:51, 2019-05-26

Some big names are missing, but big money ahead at Tour Championship Tiger Woods, Phil Mickelson and Jordan Spieth will not be at the Tour Championship this week, but that doesn't change the bottom line: The winner gets $15 million....
14:34, 2019-08-19

Tom Hoge leads rain-delayed Barracuda Championship Tom Hoge topped the Barracuda Championship leaderboard with 21 points when second-round play at Montreaux Golf and Country Club was suspended for the day after a long delay because of lightning and heavy rain        ...
18:01, 2019-07-31

Trump Brings His Own Prize to Japan's Sumo Championship Japan’s ancient sporting tradition is getting an infusion of the Trump brand Sunday when President Trump becomes the first American leader to present a trophy to the winner of a sumo wrestling tournament in Tokyo....
09:34, 2019-05-26

Jim Nantz: Bethpage Black won't be so vicious for PGA Championship Jim Nantz said he doesn't expect conditions at Bethpage Black to be nearly as tough as we've seen in recent years.        ...
18:00, 2019-05-21

Broadhurst, Toledo vault to Senior PGA Championship lead PITTSFORD, N.Y. (AP) — Defending champion Paul Broadhurst and Esteban Toledo shared the lead Friday two rounds into the Senior PGA Championship. Another day of unsettled weather led to a shuffle of the leaderboard with Broadhurst and Toledo vaulting 15 players. Both shot 3-under 67 to reach 3-under ...
02:00, 2019-05-25

How NBA championship odds changed after free-agent frenzy LAS VEGAS — A day after more than $3 billion in NBA player transactions, betting markets for the league settled into place for oddsmakers from here to New Jersey — with one major exception. On the surface, the Nets would seem to be the biggest mover and shaker with the signings of Kyrie Irving (4......
17:51, 2019-07-02

Five story lines to watch in the PGA Championship at Bethpage Black Bethpage Black, playing to a par of 70 and stretching out north of 7,400 yards, will greet the players each day like a jab to the face.        ...
18:00, 2019-05-21

2018's Worst Overwatch League Team Just Won A Championship Around this time last year, the professional Overwatch team Shanghai Dragons had just finished up a history-making 0-40 season. At the time, nobody would have expected that just one year later they’d be leaving the league’s top three teams in a heap of black-and-blue bodies on the ground. Maybe they...
04:00, 2019-07-16

Williams to play Murphy in China Championship final "Mark Williams won a sudden-death last frame against Hossein Vafaei to reach Sunday\u0027s China Championship final where he will face Shaun Murphy."...
20:51, 2019-09-28

Tucson Sugar Skulls hire championship coach TUCSON – The Tucson Sugar Skulls announced that Dixie Wooten, a two-time Indoor Football League Coach of the Year and winner of the 2018 IFL championship, has been hired as Head Coach and General Manager of the team for the 2020 season....
02:51, 2019-09-20

Women's PGA Championship 2019: final round – live! Latest updates from the final round at HazeltineGolfer disqualified from Challenge Tour event after losing all his ballsOfficial live PGA leader boardFeel free to drop a line to scott.murray@theguardian.com 9.00pm BST Mirim Lee isn’t quite out of this yet. She’s missed the cut in her last four major...
22:17, 2019-06-23

Virginia raises banner, celebrates hoops championship More than five months after Virginia won its first basketball national championship, the school hosted a celebration       ...
03:34, 2019-09-14

Brooks Koepka leads after two rounds at Tour Championship Brooks Koepka made a short birdie putt on 18 to take a one-shot lead at 13-under after two rounds at the Tour Championship at East Lake.       ...
03:51, 2019-08-24

UCLA Walks It Off Against Oklahoma To Win Another Softball National Championship It may not have been quite as dominant as the show of fireworks that they put on in their unbelievable 16-3 Game 1 win, but it was plenty more dramatic. The UCLA Bruins found the bats when they needed them, hit four dingers once again, and walked it off in the seventh for a 5-4 victory over a crushe...
08:17, 2019-06-05

Spain U21 2-1 Germany U21: European Championship final – as it happened Goals from Fabián Ruiz and Dani Olmo secured a fifth Under-21 title for Spain, who gained revenge on Germany for the 2017 finalReport: Spain secure Euros glory 9.52pm BST The trophy is lifted and Spain can celebrate. Report to follow from Ben Fisher... Related: Classy Spain sink Germany to lift Euro...
05:17, 2019-07-01

Tiger Woods has work to do after poor BMW Championship start Tigers Woods didn’t help his chances of getting to defend his Tour Championship title. Woods is projected to need a top 10 finish this week in the BMW Championship to advance to East Lake, where he is defending champion. After one round on Thursday, he was tied for 50th in Medinah, Ill. One we...
15:34, 2019-08-16

Esports: Ferrari joins F1 virtual championship for first time Ferrari have decided to join Formula One's esports for the first time, thus ensuring all 10 teams will line up on the virtual grid in this year's world championship....
03:00, 2019-06-01

Can LeBron James' championship-tested teammates help him win another NBA title? LeBron James has four teammates who have won championships, and the Lakers hope they establish a culture of winning that leads to another.       ...
19:00, 2019-10-05

Tennessee A&I championship teams inducted into Naismith Hall Three men's college basketball teams from the late 1950s at Tennessee Agricultural and Industrial Normal School have been inducted into the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame       ...
15:34, 2019-09-10

Herman claims Barbasol Championship after Kraft stumbles Jim Herman made two back-nine birdies after a rain delay on Sunday and was rewarded when Kelly Kraft stumbled late, claiming his second career PGA Tour title at the Barbasol Championship in Nicholasville, Ky....
05:34, 2019-07-22

Lightning strike at golf's PGA Tour Championship injures 6 Storm clouds rolled in, players were pulled off the course, and fans told to seek shelter — but that didn't stop lightning strikes from showering debris onto spectators. In the past, similar strikes were fatal....
15:00, 2019-08-25

Tiger to return to Japan at Zozo Championship in October "Tiger Woods will return to Japan for the first time since 2006 to compete in the inaugural Zozo Championship in October, the Masters champion said on Wednesday."...
17:34, 2019-05-21

More than two dozen fake NBA championship rings seized at LA airport, CBP says Authorities in California recently seized more than two dozen counterfeit National Basketball Association championship rings, which could have cost potential buyers more than half a million dollars....
01:34, 2019-09-12

Nottingham Forest 1-2 West Brom: Championship – as it happened Kyle Edwards and Matt Phillips made the most of Aro Muric mistakes to earn West Brom the victory at Nottingham Forest 8.10pm BST Related: Bizarre goal from Matt Phillips earns West Brom narrow win over Forest 7.42pm BST Thanks for joining me. Especially to any Baggies fans in Spain.I am off. Bye. ...
10:00, 2019-08-04

How to watch the golf's 2019 Tour Championship, odds to win Justin Thomas is the favorite to win the 2019 Tour Championship and claim the 2019 FedExCup after winning the BMW Championship. Here is how to watch this weekend's season-ending tournament and the other best bets....
02:51, 2019-08-22

Drake Parties With the Toronto Raptors to Celebrate Their NBA Championship Win The Toronto Raptors celebrated their historic NBA Championship victory on Saturday with their biggest celebrity cheerleader, Drake. The Canadian rapper and the likes of MVP Kawhi Leonard,......
00:01, 2019-06-16

In photos: Moments from the Northern Trust golf championship Top professional golfers from around the world compete in the Northern Trust golf championship Fed Ex Cup playoffs at Liberty National Golf Club in Jersey City, N.J., from August 8 through August 11, 2019....
15:51, 2019-08-09

| Thomas eyes FedEx Cup jackpot at Tour Championship Justin Thomas will start with a two-shot cushion as he aims to crown his season with victory at the Tour Championship and a $15 million FedEx Cup payday...
02:17, 2019-08-22

Sucher leads Travelers Championship as big names struggle Zack Sucher shot a 5-under 65 in morning rain and his 11-under 129 total held up in the afternoon sunshine for a two-stroke lead midway through the Travelers Championship        ...
02:51, 2019-06-22

Nottingham Forest v West Brom: Championship – live! Championship updates from the 5.30pm BST kick-offLamouchi up for challenge in ‘world’s worst league’Get in touch! Email Will or tweet @Will_Unwin 6.05pm BST 34 mins: Adomah tries to take on the rookie Ferguson but the debutant shows he is up to the task, perfectly timing a sliding challenge to dispo...
19:17, 2019-08-03

NCAA strips college of championship after coach let players use car The NCAA ordered Texas college Mary Hardin-Baylor to vacate its 2016 Division III national championship in football because the team's coach loaned his 2006 Subaru to several players....
04:17, 2019-10-12

| Herman holds onto 1-shot Barbasol Championship lead Jim Herman rolled in two eagle putts in a 10-under par 62 to maintain a one-shot lead heading into the final round of the PGA Tour's Barbasol Championship....
09:34, 2019-07-21

NXT TakeOver: XXV results -- Adam Cole captures the NXT championship The 25th NXT TakeOver event was packed with action, with Johnny Gargano and Adam Cole putting on another thriller and Shayna Baszler defending her women's title but taking a post-match beating from challenger Io Shirai....
06:17, 2019-06-02

Green grabs first round lead at Women's PGA Championship Australian Hannah Green held a one-shot lead at the end of the opening round of the Women's PGA Championship on Thursday after Michelle Wie was reduced to tears as she pondered her future in the wake of an opening round 84....
10:17, 2019-06-21

| WATCH: There is a toe wrestling championship and this man nailed his 16th title The official Toe Wrestling World Championship got off on the right foot in the village of Wetton in Staffordshire. Alan 'Nasty' Nash successfully defended his world title in the specially organised tournament at the local pub....
22:00, 2019-05-27

Opel's junior rally championship goes electric from 2020 Opel has launched what it believes is the first rally championship for electric cars, replacing its flagship junior series with the ADAC Opel e-Rally Cup for the Corsa-e from 2020...
23:51, 2019-08-22

Six spectators hurt after lightning strike at Tour Championship Six spectators were injured when lightning struck a tree during the third round at the Tour Championship in Atlanta on Saturday, the PGA Tour said in a statement....
02:17, 2019-08-25

Danny Willett enjoying his golf again as he claims PGA Championship • Resurgent Willett beats Jon Rahm by three shots• Yorkshireman was 462 in the world 16 months agoIt felt appropriate for Danny Willett’s latest leap away from the doldrums to take place as the qualifying process started for Europe’s Ryder Cup team. It was in that very environment, three years ago, ...
02:51, 2019-09-23

Several injured by massive lightning strike at PGA Tour Championship Six spectators were struck by lightning at the PGA Tour Championship at East Lake Golf Club in Atlanta Saturday. All were taken to a nearby hospital for treatment. Preliminary reports said none of the injuries were life-threatening, but few details were immediately released. The championship match w...
01:51, 2019-08-25

Opinion: The Tiger from the Masters goes missing during first round of PGA Championship The Masters this was not. Tiger Woods' dream of winning a second consecutive major title is not officially over, but it’s not exactly alive and well.        ...
18:00, 2019-05-21

Thomas shares Tour Championship lead despite low-key start Justin Thomas missed two short putts in a mediocre even-par 70 on the first day at the Tour Championship on Thursday but ended the round tied for the lead with fellow Americans Brooks Koepka and Xander Schauffele....
05:17, 2019-08-23

| Kolisi to miss Boks' Rugby Championship Oz, NZ clashes Springbok captain Siya Kolisi will be given enough time to fully recover from his knee injury and will miss the opening fortnight of the Rugby Championship....
15:17, 2019-07-03

Video: Justin Thomas eagles 16 as he shoots 61 at BMW Championship Justin Thomas holes out from 180 yards for eagle on the par-4 No. 16 and finishes with a course-record 61 and six-shot lead at BMW Championship.       ...
04:17, 2019-08-18

Lightning strike injures fans at Tour Championship At least five spectators were injured and at least two were unresponsive when lightning struck East Lake Golf Club on Saturday afternoon during a weather delay at the Tour Championship....
23:51, 2019-08-24

Selby kicks off China Championship defence with routine win "Defending champion Mark Selby got his China Championship campaign started with a routine victory over home hope Lu Ning, claiming a 5-2 win to set up a second-round clash with Martin Gould."...
17:51, 2019-09-24

New managers make the Championship even more unpredictable as season gets underway It is said every year that the Championship is the most competitive and unpredictable league in the world, and a look through this season's runners and riders backs up that claim....
20:34, 2019-08-02

6 Injured in Lightning Strike at PGA Tour Championship in Atlanta A half-dozen people were injured, including one of the tournament’s vendors, after lightning struck a tree near the 16th tee during a weather delay. “It was like a sonic boom,” the vendor said....
04:51, 2019-08-25

Climbing European Championship to be streamed live on Eurosport.co.uk this weekend "The International Federation of Sport Climbing’s (IFSC) European Championship 2019 - taking place on October 5-6 - will be streamed live on Eurosport.co.uk."...
00:51, 2019-10-05

High school tennis players sue over championship conflict with Sabbath A sister and brother who are star high school tennis players have filed a lawsuit challenging a rule that does not provide accommodations for them to play in Washington state championships while observing their Sabbath....
14:00, 2019-08-14

Hideki Matsuyama smokes course record at Medinah in second round of BMW Championship With one birdie after another Hideki Matsuyama brought the No. 3 course at Medinah Country Club to its knees with a 63 in Round 2 of BMW Championship.        ...
02:34, 2019-08-17

Rockets reaction to Russell Westbrook trade: Championship or bust What I'm Hearing: USA TODAY Sports' Trysta Krick caught up with the Rockets at Summer League after the blockbuster trade for Russell Westbrook. While there were some mixed feelings, the message was clear: it's championship or bust in Houston.       ...
08:00, 2019-07-12

Major British Touring Car Championship calendar shake-up for 2020 The British Touring Car Championship will feature a radically revised calendar for the 2020 season, with a new layout added to the roster for the first time in 18 years...
16:51, 2019-06-16

Toyota backed WEC rules boosting rivals for "good of the championship" Toyota agreed to the latest round of Equivalence of Technology changes aimed at increasing the competitiveness of the LMP1 privateers 'for the good of the World Endurance Championship'...
18:51, 2019-07-23

Ohio State beats Gophers 8-6 to reach B10 championship game Brady Cherry homers in 4-run fourth inning, Ohio State beats Gophers 8-6 to reach Big Ten title game against Huskers        ...
23:01, 2019-05-26

Golf: McIlroy questions staggered scoring at Tour Championship Rory McIlroy is unconvinced by the new staggered start to be used at this week's season-ending Tour Championship in Atlanta and questioned on Wednesday whether it could affect the tournament's prestige....
06:51, 2019-08-22

Somerset v Essex: County Championship title decider – live! Over-by-over updates from the Division One showdown Thrilling climax but what is the future of county cricket?Drop Tanya an email | Tweet @tjaldred 1.04pm BST Thanks to Tim de Lisle for alerting me to this cracking bit of observation from Ali Martin:Interesting to see Simon Harmer has dropped the le...
14:17, 2019-09-23