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  • Wellington woes leave England hopes … Reuters - 32 minutes ago

    By Greg Stutchbury WELLINGTON (Reuters) - Eoin Morgan will be glad to see the back of Wellington Regional Stadium after England were humiliated there for the second … More »Wellington woes leave England hopes …

    By Greg Stutchbury WELLINGTON (Reuters) - Eoin Morgan will be glad to see the back of Wellington Regional Stadium after England were humiliated there for the second time in less than 10 days on Sunday. Morgan's side had posted a credible 309 for six in their World Cup Pool A clash against Sri Lanka but could not bowl …

  • Thirimanne coming of age at right time … Reuters - 39 minutes ago

    By Greg Stutchbury WELLINGTON (Reuters) - Lahiru Thirimanne's unbeaten century to guide Sri Lanka to a crushing nine-wicket victory over England in their World Cup … More »Thirimanne coming of age at right time …

    By Greg Stutchbury WELLINGTON (Reuters) - Lahiru Thirimanne's unbeaten century to guide Sri Lanka to a crushing nine-wicket victory over England in their World Cup Pool A clash on Sunday could not have come at a better time for the side who are now building some momentum. The 25-year-old Thirimanne stroked his way to …

  • Zimbabwe's Tawanda Mupariwa celebrates after dismissing Pakistan's Sohaib Maqsood for 21 runs during their Cricket World Cup match at the Gabba in Brisbane
    Chatara shines as Zimbabwe restrict … Reuters - 39 minutes ago

    Tendai Chatara struck twice with the new ball as Zimbabwe restricted Pakistan to 235 for seven in their crucial World Cup Pool B match at the Gabba on Sunday. Paceman … More »Chatara shines as Zimbabwe restrict …

    Zimbabwe's Tawanda Mupariwa celebrates after dismissing Pakistan's Sohaib Maqsood for 21 runs during their Cricket World Cup match at the Gabba in Brisbane

    Tendai Chatara struck twice with the new ball as Zimbabwe restricted Pakistan to 235 for seven in their crucial World Cup Pool B match at the Gabba on Sunday. Paceman Chatara (3-35) got ample movement and bounce off the surface to send back openers Nasir Jamshed (1) and Ahmed Shehzad (0) in his first two overs after Pakistan …

  • Mourinho: I rejected Tottenham after leaving Chelsea
    Mourinho: I rejected Tottenham after … GOAL.com - 43 minutes ago

    The 52-year-old insists he would have never considered a move to White Hart Lane but admits he is keen to stay in English football for the remainder of his career More »Mourinho: I rejected Tottenham after …

    Mourinho: I rejected Tottenham after leaving Chelsea

    The 52-year-old insists he would have never considered a move to White Hart Lane but admits he is keen to stay in English football for the remainder of his career

  • Competitors run in Hong Kong's first inner city ultra marathon, on March 1, 2015
    Hong Kong runners battle boredom in … AFP News - 51 minutes ago

    Hundreds of runners competed in Hong Kong's first inner city ultra marathon on Sunday despite a repetitive two-kilometre course which has been criticised as simply too … More »Hong Kong runners battle boredom in …

    Competitors run in Hong Kong's first inner city ultra marathon, on March 1, 2015

    Hundreds of runners competed in Hong Kong's first inner city ultra marathon on Sunday despite a repetitive two-kilometre course which has been criticised as simply too boring. Ultra races -- defined as anything longer than the standard 42.2-kilometre (26.2-mile) marathon distance -- have taken off in Hong Kong in recent …

  • Ronda Rousey, celebrates after defeating Cat Zingano in a UFC 184 mixed martial arts bantamweight title bout, Saturday, Feb. 28, 2015, in Los Angeles. Rousey won after Zingano tapped out 14 seconds into the bout. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)
    Ronda Rousey needs 14 seconds to stop … Associated Press - 1 hour 1 minute ago

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Ronda Rousey has stopped every opponent she has faced in her meteoric mixed martial arts career, so a first-round victory is no shock for the UFC's … More »Ronda Rousey needs 14 seconds to stop …

    Ronda Rousey, celebrates after defeating Cat Zingano in a UFC 184 mixed martial arts bantamweight title bout, Saturday, Feb. 28, 2015, in Los Angeles. Rousey won after Zingano tapped out 14 seconds into the bout. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Ronda Rousey has stopped every opponent she has faced in her meteoric mixed martial arts career, so a first-round victory is no shock for the UFC's bantamweight champion.

  • Wenger: I AM under pressure at Arsenal
    Wenger: I AM under pressure at Arse … GOAL.com - 1 hour 14 minutes ago

    The Gunners boss admits he is feeling the strain after his side's defeat to Monaco and has urged his players to respond after their latest setback More »Wenger: I AM under pressure at Arse …

    Wenger: I AM under pressure at Arsenal

    The Gunners boss admits he is feeling the strain after his side's defeat to Monaco and has urged his players to respond after their latest setback

  • Lydia Ko of New Zealand, seen in action during the final round of the women's Australian Open golf tournament, in Melbourne, on February 22, 2015
    Lydia Ko cruises to New Zealand Open … AFP News - 1 hour 19 minutes ago

    World number one Lydia Ko cruised to her second New Zealand Open championship crown in three years on Sunday after surviving a slight wobble midway through her final … More »Lydia Ko cruises to New Zealand Open …

    Lydia Ko of New Zealand, seen in action during the final round of the women's Australian Open golf tournament, in Melbourne, on February 22, 2015

    World number one Lydia Ko cruised to her second New Zealand Open championship crown in three years on Sunday after surviving a slight wobble midway through her final round. New Zealander Ko, 17, carded a one-under par 71 Sunday after her course record 61 on Saturday and finished on 14-under 202, four strokes clear of Australian …

  • BYU's Kyle Collinsworth, left, and Gonzaga's Kyle Wiltjer go after a loose ball during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game, Saturday, Feb. 28, 2015, in Spokane, Wash. (AP Photo/Young Kwak)
    Collinsworth leads BYU over No. 3 Gonzaga … Associated Press - 1 hour 20 minutes ago

    SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — Kyle Collinsworth believes BYU is peaking at the right time. More »Collinsworth leads BYU over No. 3 Gonzaga …

    BYU's Kyle Collinsworth, left, and Gonzaga's Kyle Wiltjer go after a loose ball during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game, Saturday, Feb. 28, 2015, in Spokane, Wash. (AP Photo/Young Kwak)

    SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — Kyle Collinsworth believes BYU is peaking at the right time.

  • Transfer Talk: Liverpool consider Jovetic
    Transfer Talk: Liverpool consider J … GOAL.com - 1 hour 25 minutes ago

    The 25-year-old has fallen out of favour at the Etihad Stadium and could be set to leave the club at the end of the season for Anfield - get all the rumours with Transfer … More »Transfer Talk: Liverpool consider J …

    Transfer Talk: Liverpool consider Jovetic

    The 25-year-old has fallen out of favour at the Etihad Stadium and could be set to leave the club at the end of the season for Anfield - get all the rumours with Transfer Talk

  • Arsenal’'s striker Olivier Giroud (R) shakes hands with team manager Arsene Wenger as he leaves the field after being substituted during an English FA Cup match in London, on February 15, 2015
    Giroud aims to recover from Arsenal's … AFP News - 1 hour 26 minutes ago

    Arsenal striker Olivier Giroud has vowed to bounce back from his Champions League humiliation against Monaco when the Gunners host Everton on Sunday. Giroud missed a … More »Giroud aims to recover from Arsenal's …

    Arsenal’'s striker Olivier Giroud (R) shakes hands with team manager Arsene Wenger as he leaves the field after being substituted during an English FA Cup match in London, on February 15, 2015

    Arsenal striker Olivier Giroud has vowed to bounce back from his Champions League humiliation against Monaco when the Gunners host Everton on Sunday. Giroud missed a succession of chances as Arsene Wenger's side slumped to a shock 3-1 last 16 first leg defeat, and the France international is keen to make amends when the …

  • Sri Lanka's batsman Kumar Sangakkara (C) survives a run-out chance as England's Eoin Morgan (L) and James Anderson react, during their Cricket World Cup Pool A match in Wellington, on March 1, 2015
    Sri Lanka hammer England as Pakistan … AFP News - 1 hour 51 minutes ago

    Sri Lanka inflicted England's third crushing defeat by a Test nation at this World Cup with a nine-wicket win on Sunday that left their opponents' quarter-final hopes … More »Sri Lanka hammer England as Pakistan …

    Sri Lanka's batsman Kumar Sangakkara (C) survives a run-out chance as England's Eoin Morgan (L) and James Anderson react, during their Cricket World Cup Pool A match in Wellington, on March 1, 2015

    Sri Lanka inflicted England's third crushing defeat by a Test nation at this World Cup with a nine-wicket win on Sunday that left their opponents' quarter-final hopes hanging by a thread as Pakistan looked to revive their bid for a place in the last eight. Chasing 310 for victory, Sri Lanka cruised to a seemingly stiff …

  • Sri Lanka's batsmen Kumar Sangakkara (L) and Lahiru Thirimanne celebrate after hitting the winning runs against England, during their Cricket World Cup Pool A match in Wellington, on March 1, 2015
    Rampant Sri Lanka extend England's … AFP News - 1 hour 56 minutes ago

    England's horror World Cup run continued when Sri Lanka smashed the third-highest run chase in the tournament's history to clinch a nine-wicket defeat in Wellington on … More »Rampant Sri Lanka extend England's …

    Sri Lanka's batsmen Kumar Sangakkara (L) and Lahiru Thirimanne celebrate after hitting the winning runs against England, during their Cricket World Cup Pool A match in Wellington, on March 1, 2015

    England's horror World Cup run continued when Sri Lanka smashed the third-highest run chase in the tournament's history to clinch a nine-wicket defeat in Wellington on Sunday. Centuries by Kumar Sangakkara and Lahiru Thirimanne ensured Sri Lanka overhauled the 310-run target set after England won the toss and elected to …

  • PGA: The Honda Classic-Second Round
    Harrington holds lead at Honda as play … Reuters - 2 hours 13 minutes ago

    Ireland's Padraig Harrington held the lead after the second round of the Honda Classic on Saturday with play abandoned in the afternoon because of severe rain. The 43-year-old … More »Harrington holds lead at Honda as play …

    PGA: The Honda Classic-Second Round

    Ireland's Padraig Harrington held the lead after the second round of the Honda Classic on Saturday with play abandoned in the afternoon because of severe rain. The 43-year-old Harrington shot a four-under par 66 for his second round at PGA National to go seven-under for the tournament. He has a stroke lead over American …

  • Sri Lanka's Sangakkara and Thirimanne celebrate beating England in their Cricket World Cup match in Wellington
    Thirimanne, Sangakkara score tons to … Reuters - 2 hours 33 minutes ago

    By Greg Stutchbury WELLINGTON (Reuters) - Lahiru Thirimanne and Kumar Sangakkara both scored centuries as Sri Lanka posted the highest successful run chase at Wellington … More »Thirimanne, Sangakkara score tons to …

    Sri Lanka's Sangakkara and Thirimanne celebrate beating England in their Cricket World Cup match in Wellington

    By Greg Stutchbury WELLINGTON (Reuters) - Lahiru Thirimanne and Kumar Sangakkara both scored centuries as Sri Lanka posted the highest successful run chase at Wellington Regional Stadium for a nine-wicket victory over England in their World Cup Pool A clash on Sunday. Thirimanne, 139 not out, hit a six to win the game …

  • Mercedes F1 driver Lewis Hamilton of Britain rides a bicycle at the Jerez racetrack in southern Spain
    Formula One - Number One? Hamilton prefers … Reuters - 2 hours 35 minutes ago

    By Alan Baldwin BARCELONA (Reuters) - World champion Lewis Hamilton is Formula One's number one, and hopes to remain so this year, but do not expect to see it on his … More »Formula One - Number One? Hamilton prefers …

    Mercedes F1 driver Lewis Hamilton of Britain rides a bicycle at the Jerez racetrack in southern Spain

    By Alan Baldwin BARCELONA (Reuters) - World champion Lewis Hamilton is Formula One's number one, and hopes to remain so this year, but do not expect to see it on his Mercedes when the season starts in Melbourne on March 15. Red Bull's Sebastian Vettel has had it since 2011 but is now number five at Ferrari.

  • El español David Ferrer hace una devolución al japonés Kei Nishikori durante la final del Abierto Mexicano de Tenis, el sábado 28 de febrero de 2015 (AP Foto/Christian Palma)
    El español David Ferrer gana por cuarta … Associated Press - 2 hours 37 minutes ago

    ACAPULCO, México (AP) — David Ferrer superó 6-3, 7-5 al japonés Kei Nishikori el sábado para ganar por cuarta ocasión el Abierto Mexicano de Tenis y conquistó el 24to … More »El español David Ferrer gana por cuarta …

    El español David Ferrer hace una devolución al japonés Kei Nishikori durante la final del Abierto Mexicano de Tenis, el sábado 28 de febrero de 2015 (AP Foto/Christian Palma)

    ACAPULCO, México (AP) — David Ferrer superó 6-3, 7-5 al japonés Kei Nishikori el sábado para ganar por cuarta ocasión el Abierto Mexicano de Tenis y conquistó el 24to cetro de su carrera para colocarse a sólo nueve de empatar con Manuel Orantes como el segundo tenista español con más títulos en la historia moderna.

  • England's Buttler ducks under a full toss from Sri Lanka's Lakmal during their Cricket World Cup match in Wellington
    England v Sri Lanka highlights Reuters - 2 hours 44 minutes ago

    WELLINGTON (Reuters) - Latest from Sunday's World Cup Pool A match between England and Sri Lanka at Wellington Regional Stadium: - - England scored 309-6 Sri Lanka … More »England v Sri Lanka highlights

    England's Buttler ducks under a full toss from Sri Lanka's Lakmal during their Cricket World Cup match in Wellington

    WELLINGTON (Reuters) - Latest from Sunday's World Cup Pool A match between England and Sri Lanka at Wellington Regional Stadium: - - England scored 309-6 Sri Lanka innings 4th over - First slip Joe Root is distracted by wicketkeeper Jos Buttler moving to take a catch off Lahiru Thirimanne and then pulling out, leaving …

  • Newcastle United v Aston Villa - Barclays Premier League
    Time to put lowly Villa under pressure, … Reuters - 2 hours 52 minutes ago

    Tim Sherwood saw his Aston Villa side lose a seventh straight Premier League game on Saturday and then criticised predecessor Paul Lambert for letting the squad to have … More »Time to put lowly Villa under pressure, …

    Newcastle United v Aston Villa - Barclays Premier League

    Tim Sherwood saw his Aston Villa side lose a seventh straight Premier League game on Saturday and then criticised predecessor Paul Lambert for letting the squad to have it too easy. Villa lost 1-0 at Newcastle United and the statistics make alarming reading for their fans, with the former European champions second from …

  • Nadal plays a shot during his tennis match against Berlocq at the ATP Argentina Open in Buenos Aires
    Nadal reaches first final of year in … Reuters - 2 hours 58 minutes ago

    By Rex Gowar BUENOS AIRES (Reuters) - Rafael Nadal, pushed to the limit in a high octane first set, made up for his semi-final defeat at the Rio Open a week ago by reaching … More »Nadal reaches first final of year in …

    Nadal plays a shot during his tennis match against Berlocq at the ATP Argentina Open in Buenos Aires

    By Rex Gowar BUENOS AIRES (Reuters) - Rafael Nadal, pushed to the limit in a high octane first set, made up for his semi-final defeat at the Rio Open a week ago by reaching the Argentine Open final with a 7-6(7) 6-2 victory over Carlos Berlocq on Saturday. The world number four will meet a fourth Argentine in succession …