Makarova, of Russia, returns a shot against Eugenie Bouchard, of Canada,
during the fourth round of the 2014 U.S. Open tennis tournament, on
Monday in New York. Makarova won 7-6 (2), 6-4. (AP/John Minchillo)
The Jakarta Post, Jakarta | Tue, 09/02/2014 6:57 AM
In the latest weekend action in the Apple Coal JCA League 2014-15, Jakarta Barbarians continued their impressive start to their first season in the top flight with a well-compiled 20-run victory over GMIS on Saturday. In the Sunday action, WPP-INDIA XI recorded a close three-wicket victory over Menara while Mavecrics edged out Senayan Tigers by just one wicket in a thrilling finish.
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)
Joseph Wilson, The Associated Press, Barcelona, Spain | Sun, 08/31/2014 7:50 AM
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.
The Jakarta Post, Jakarta | Sun, 08/31/2014 7:07 AM
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.