Serena crashes out in Miami

Naomi Osaka continued her stunning run of form with a 6-3, 6-2 victory over 23-time Grand Slam champion Serena Williams in the first round of the Miami Open on Wednesday, the latest big win for the 20-year-old Japanese player.

Harden helps Rockets hold off Clippers; Cavs lose

The Houston Rockets continued to steam toward the NBA playoffs on Thursday with a 101-96 victory over the Los Angeles Clippers while LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers' run of disappointment in Portland continued.
Source: AFP | 2018/3/16 22:28:39

Chinese Paralympic gold medalist Huang Wenpan dies in car crash

Five-time Rio Paralympic champion Huang Wenpan of China died from injuries suffered in a car crash, local police confirmed on Friday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/3/16 14:43:31

Dubai, Russian and US interest in Milan: reports

Dubai businessman Saeed Al-Falasi is reported to be interested in buying Italian giants AC Milan as the club struggle with debts under new Chinese owner Li Yonghong, according to reports on Thursday.
Source: AFP | 2018/3/15 22:08:41

LPGA revives Tournament of Champions

Next year's LPGA season will open with a revived Tournament of Champions featuring winners from the past two campaigns plus celebrities and top amateurs, the women's golf tour announced Wednesday.
Source: AFP | 2018/3/15 22:08:41

Messi majestic as Barca crush Chelsea

Lionel Messi scored two brilliant goals and created another for Ousmane Dembele as Barcelona thrashed Chelsea 3-0 on Wednesday to reach the Champions League quarterfinals 4-1 on aggregate.
Source: Reuters | 2018/3/15 22:08:40

Lin, Lee win openers at All England, women's 3rd seed Intanon bows out

China's Lin Dan and Malaysia's Lee Chong Wei eased through their opening matches at the All England Open but women's third seed Ratchanok Intanon crashed out.
Source: AFP | 2018/3/15 21:43:42

Halep prevails at Indian Wells, meets Osaka in semis

World No. 1 Simona Halep punched her ticket to the Indian Wells semifinals with a 6-4, 6-7 (5/7), 6-3 win over Croatia's Petra Martic on Wednesday.
Source: AFP | 2018/3/15 21:43:41

Federer sails into quarters

World No.1 Roger Federer's remarkable run continued as he booked his quarterfinal berth in the BNP Paribas Open with a 7-5, 6-4 win over Jeremy Chardy on Wednesday.
Source: AFP | 2018/3/15 21:43:40

Look out, men!

Snooker world champion Ng On-yee has already made history: Last month she became the first Asian to top the women's world rankings.
Source: AFP | 2018/3/15 21:41:11

Hard task

There was no shortage of criticism of Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho after Tuesday's last-16 exit from the Champions League at the hands of Sevilla and his reaction to the loss did little to temper it.
Source: Reuters | 2018/3/15 21:41:11