• Say cheese!

    (From left) Indonesia’s bronze medalist Tommy Sugiarto, Denmark’s bronze medalist Viktor Axelsen, China’s gold medalist Chen Long and Malaysia’s silver medalist Lee Chong Wei at the podium after the men's singles final match at the World Badminton Championships at Ballerup Arena, Denmark, on Sunday. (AP /Jens Dresling)

  • Hooray, I did it!

    Spain's Marc Marquez of Repsol Honda celebrates on the podium after winning the MotoGP British Grand Prix, at Silverstone, England, on Sunday. (AP/Rui Vieira)

  • Ernst wins LPGA's Portland Classic in playoff

    Austin Ernst won the LPGA Tour's Portland Classic on Sunday with a par on the first hole of a playoff against South Korea's I.K. Kim.

  • Madrid stunned 4-2 at Sociedad, Barcelona wins

    Real Madrid collapsed after leading by two goals to lose 4-2 at Real Sociedad in the Spanish league on Sunday, with the European champions left rudderless without the injured Cristiano Ronaldo.

  • Ferrer out in first big upset among men at US Open

    Gilles Simon felt cheated by the weatherman.

  • Wozniacki outlasts Sharapova, in US Open quarters

    Caroline Wozniacki trusts her stamina so much that she plans to return to New York in two months to run a marathon.

  • Atletico hangs on to beat promoted Eibar 2-1

    Atletico Madrid held on to beat Eibar 2-1 on Saturday to record an unconvincing first win of the Spanish league season as the defending champions continue to struggle without suspended coach Diego Simeone.

  • Wimbledon champ Kvitova out at US Open

    Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova was stunned in the third round of the U.S. Open by a scrambling, moon-balling qualifier ranked No. 145.

  • Isner loses to Kohlschreiber in US Open 3rd round

    Once again, John Isner's trip to Flushing Meadows ended in the third round. Once again, it happened with a loss to Germany's Philipp Kohlschreiber at that stage.

  • Wild Chelsea win capitalizes on City slip-up

    Chelsea showed off its new-found attacking sparkle in a 6-3 win over Everton on a day Manchester City lost its cutting edge to slip to a surprise first defeat in its Premier League title defense.

  • Senna looking for back-to-back win

    Securing a top place at Sepang, Malaysia, two weeks ago, has boosted Indonesia’s karting driver M. Senna Noor ahead of this weekend’s race at Sentul International Circuit in Bogor, West Java.

  • RI pairs falter at BWF event

    Four Indonesian pairs in the quarterfinal round failed to advance further on Friday, leaving Tommy Sugiarto the only representative of the team in contention at the BWF World Championship in Copenhagen.

  • Urawa Reds stay top in J-League

    Urawa Reds cemented its top spot in the J-League with a 4-0 demolition of neighbor Omiya Ardija on Saturday, while Gamba Osaka thrashed Albirex Niigata in a 5-0 home win.

  • Brazilian club promises to punish racist fans

    Brazilian club Gremio has promised to help identify and punish the fans who taunted a player in the latest case of racism to taint the national game.


  • Tommy advances to semifinals of BWF event

    Tommy Sugiarto reached the semifinals of the 2014 BWF World Championships by beating Eric Pang of the Netherlands 22-20, 21-19 in a quarterfinal match in Copenhagen on Friday.

  • Rio looking for volunteers

    The Rio de Janeiro Olympics and Paralympics want diversity in the ranks as they begin the search for 70,000 volunteers.


  • Marseille routs Nice 4-0 in French league

    Marseille earned a second straight victory in the French league by thrashing Nice 4-0 Friday to recover from a sluggish start to the season.


  • Bayern completes transfer for Xabi Alonso

    Real Madrid says it has completed the sale of midfielder Xabi Alonso to German champion Bayern Munich.

  • Golden girl

    US Dawn Harper-Nelson celebrates her victory during the women's 100m hurdles final at the Diamond League Athletics meeting Weltklasse on Thursday in Zurich. (AFP/Fabrice Coffrini)

  • Landslide

    In this Thursday Aug. 28, 2014 photo, residents remove bodies in the aftermath of a landslide at Yingping village in Fuquan city in southwest China's Guizhou province. Hundreds of rescuers hunted Friday for survivors of a massive landslide in southwestern China that killed at least a dozen people. (AP)