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Springboks veteran Pietersen replaces Pienaar

South Africa World Cup‑winning back JP Pietersen will replace injured scrum‑half Ruan Pienaar for home Rugby Championship Tests against...

Raonic wins to seal Canada's Davis Cup spot

Seventh‑ranked Milos Raonic defeated Santiago Giraldo 6-1, 7-6 (7/2), 7-5 Sunday, giving Canada a Davis Cup victory over Colombia and a berth in the...

United States wins basketball worlds over Serbia

Kyrie Irving made all six 3-pointers and scored 26 points, and the U. S. repeated as world champion for the first time by crushing Serbia 129-92 on Sunday...

Falcao and the deadline day signings make their mark

The deadline day boys led by Radamel Falcao and Danny Welbeck came, saw and largely conquered, their weekend Premier League debuts bringing fresh vibrancy,...

Alberto Contador wins 2014 Tour of Spain

Alberto Contador won his third Vuelta a Espana as Italian Adriano Malori took victory on the final stage 9.7km timetrial in Santiago de Compostela on...

Kim Hyo-Joo edges Webb to win Evian title

In a dramatic finale, South Korean teenager Kim Hyo‑Joo held off the experienced Karrie Webb to win the Evian Championship on Sunday by one shot.

Origi scores and creates as Lille beats Nantes 2-0

Forward Divock Origi scored one goal, then set up the other, as Lille beat Nantes 2-0 at home Sunday to move provisionally top of the French league.

Paul Casey shoots final round 66 to win KLM Open

Paul Casey shot a four‑under 66 Sunday to win the KLM Open at 14 under, a single shot ahead of fellow Englishman Simon Dyson.

Rio Ferdinand slams Terry over racism row

Rio Ferdinand has said he finds it "impossible to forgive" John Terry in a racism row involving his brother Anton.