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Cardinals take Masterson from Indians ahead of deadline

The St Louis Cardinals beefed up their rotation for the second half of the season by acquiring starting pitcher Justin Masterson from the Cleveland Indians...

Liverpool edge Man City on penalties in NYC friendly

Liverpool rallied twice against Manchester City and triumphed 3-2 in a penalty shoot‑out after their pre‑season friendly at baseball's...

Serena Williams wins in her return

Top‑ranked Serena Williams won in her first match since defaulting in a doubles match with sister Venus at Wimbledon, beating Karolina Pliskova 7-5,...

San Lorenzo pelted by fans but still reach Libertadores final

Argentina's San Lorenzo were pelted with objects by rival fans and needed protection from police...

Scott once again wary of challengers for the top spot

Ever since he took over as world number one for the first time in May, Australian Adam Scott has become accustomed to looking over his shoulder at his...

Grenada's James lights up Glasgow with emphatic 400 win

Olympic champion Kirani James lit up the Commonwealth Games with a devastating and graceful run to win gold in the men’s 400 metres on Wednesday.

Lepchenko shocks Radwanska in Stanford

Unseeded Varvara Lepchenko toppled second‑seeded Agnieszka Radwanska 6-3, 3-6, 6-4 on Wednesday to reach the quarter‑finals of the WTA...

Bolt upset over report he criticized Comm Games

Even before stepping on the track, Usain Bolt caused a stir at the Commonwealth Games.

Nishikori advances to third round at Washington

Japanese fourth seed Kei Nishikori outlasted American Sam Querrey 6-4, 5-7, 6-4 Wednesday to reach the third round of the ATP and WTA Washington Open.