By Tom Hayward
LONDON (Reuters) - Wayne Rooney ended his eight-game Premier League scoring drought with a brace as Manchester United climbed back above Arsenal into third with a 2-0 vic...
Dubai (AFP) - Roger Federer claimed the 84th title of his legendary career, kept his nose in front in his personal rivalry with Novak Djokovic, and equalled his best achievement at any tournament by winning the Dubai Open for the seventh time on Saturday.AFP - March 1, 4:13 am
PARIS (Reuters) - Leaders Olympique Lyonnais suffered their first Ligue 1 defeat in three months when they lost 2-1 at Lille despite going in front on Saturday.
Corentin Tolisso's third...
Johannesburg (AFP) - Wallie Coetsee doubled his Joburg Open overnight lead to two strokes Saturday as a final-round showdown loomed between South African and English golfers.AFP - March 1, 4:06 am
Garmisch-Partenkirchen (Germany) (AFP) - Hannes Reichelt headed an all-Austrian podium for the second week running in Saturday's shortened men's downhill at a foggy Garmisch-Partenkirchen.AFP - March 1, 3:05 am
DUBLIN (AFP) - Ireland captain Paul O'Connell said Saturday that a win over England on Sunday in the Six Nations showdown in Dublin would rank among the greatest ever achievements by an Irish teamAFP - March 1, 2:37 am
England want to put their Welllington woes of last week behind them and make a World Cup statement against Sri Lanka.AAP - March 1, 2:27 am
Madrid (AFP) - Real Madrid coach Carlo Ancelotti has hailed the improvement in Gareth Bale's attitude as the European champions have bounced back from a humiliating 4-0 defeat to Atletico Madrid with three consecutive wins.AFP - March 1, 2:04 am
Glenn Murray netted twice to fire Crystal Palace to a 3-1 win against West Ham before his memorable afternoon ended with a red card at Upton Park on Saturday.AFP - March 1, 1:53 am
By Tom Hayward
LONDON (Reuters) - Crystal Palace maintained their revival under new manager Alan Pardew with a 3-1 Premier League victory at West Ham United on Saturday -- their fourth ...
A red card to Brisbane's Corey Brown helps A-League leaders Perth Glory escape with a 2-2 draw against the Roar in Perth.AAP - March 1, 1:24 am
By Jacopo Lo Monaco
ROME, Feb 28 (Reuters) - Coach Roberto Donadoni believes financially-stricken Parma have been abandoned by the Italian Football Federation (FIGC) and he wants someo...
AUCKLAND, New Zealand (Reuters) - Stand-in MAPFRE skipper Xabi Fernandez steered his crew to victory after an epic Pacific Ocean battle in the fourth leg of the Volvo Ocean Race on Saturday.
Berlin (AFP) - Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang has compared it to an orgasm, Marco Reus says losing it is forbidden, but Schalke's Marco Hoeger simply believes Saturday's clash at Borussia Dortmund is Germany's biggest derby.AFP - March 1, 12:55 am
Berlin (AFP) - Security will be tightened around Werder Bremen's home Bundesliga clash against second-placed VfL Wolfsburg on Sunday after police warned of a possible terrorist attack in the Hanseatic City.AFP - March 1, 12:46 am
Barcelona (AFP) - World champion Lewis Hamilton was fastest on the third day of the final Formula One pre-season test in Barcelona as Mercedes proved they remain well ahead of the chasing pack on Saturday.AFP - March 1, 12:39 am
A red card to Brisbane's Corey Brown helps A-League leaders Perth Glory escape with a 2-2 draw against the Roar in Perth.AAP - March 1, 12:21 am
Pattaya (Thailand) (AFP) - World number three Stacy Lewis remained on top at the Honda LPGA Thailand on Saturday but a series of costly bogeys saw her comfortable lead significantly depleted ahead of the final day.AFP - March 1, 12:09 am
By Jacopo Lo Monaco
ROME (Reuters) - It has already been a very good year for Mario Gomez and the in-form striker is aiming to extend his excellent goalscoring form as Fiorentina career...
MADRID (Reuters) - Real Madrid midfielder Luka Modric is likely to return from a lengthy injury layoff in the Champions League last 16 second leg at home to Schalke 04 on March 10, coach Carlo Ancelot...Reuters - February 28, 11:52 pm
(Reuters) - Stacy Lewis regained her composure after making four bogeys in her first six holes to retain the outright lead after the third round of the women's Thailand Open on Saturday.
India remain on top of their World Cup group after thrashing the United Arab Emirates by nine wickets at the WACA Ground.AAP - February 28, 11:43 pm
London (AFP) - Despite having Wayne Rooney, Robin van Persie and Radamel Falcao at his disposal, Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal has claimed there are no 20-goal strikers in his squad.AFP - February 28, 11:29 pm
Second-year American import Brian Conklin of the Townsville Crocodiles voted the National Basketball League's Most Valuable Player of 2014-15.AAP - February 28, 11:24 pm
The New Zealand Breakers have moved into the NBL grand final with a second win over Adelaide.AAP - February 28, 11:15 pm