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  • Djokovic congratulates Federer after their semi-final match at the Monte Carlo Masters in Monaco
    Federer ousts ailing Djokovic in Monaco … Reuters - 24 minutes ago

    Roger Federer beat an injured Novak Djokovic 7-5 6-2 to set up an all-Swiss Monte Carlo Masters final with Stanislas Wawrinka after the Australian Open champion ousted … More »Federer ousts ailing Djokovic in Monaco …

    Djokovic congratulates Federer after their semi-final match at the Monte Carlo Masters in Monaco

    Roger Federer beat an injured Novak Djokovic 7-5 6-2 to set up an all-Swiss Monte Carlo Masters final with Stanislas Wawrinka after the Australian Open champion ousted David Ferrer 6-1 7-6 (3) on Saturday. Holder Djokovic resisted for one set before pain in his right wrist was just too much to bear for the second-seeded …

  • Czech Republic's Lucie Safarova returns a ball to Italy's Sara Errani during a Fed Cup World Group semi-final match on April 19, 2014 in Ostrava
    Czechs shrug off power cut lead Italy … AFP News - 31 minutes ago

    Lucie Safarova and Petra Kvitova handed the Czech Republic a 2-0 lead over defending champions Italy in the Fed Cup semi-finals on Saturday, keeping calm after play was … More »Czechs shrug off power cut lead Italy …

    Czech Republic's Lucie Safarova returns a ball to Italy's Sara Errani during a Fed Cup World Group semi-final match on April 19, 2014 in Ostrava

    Lucie Safarova and Petra Kvitova handed the Czech Republic a 2-0 lead over defending champions Italy in the Fed Cup semi-finals on Saturday, keeping calm after play was halted due to a power cut. Safarova, the world number 26 and Czech number-two, swept 11th-ranked Italian number one Sara Errani 6-4, 6-1 in an hour and …

  • FILE - In this June 18, 2013 file photo, San Antonio Spurs point guard Tony Parker, right, and Miami Heat small forward LeBron James collide during the second half of Game 6 of the NBA Finals in Miami. A rematch of last year's thrilling NBA Finals finish is possible, but the Spurs and Heat would have to get through tough paths to get there. (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky, File)
    Heat open quest for another title vs … Associated Press - 32 minutes ago

    MIAMI (AP) — If the Miami Heat are going to watch their season and reign atop the NBA end at the hands of the Charlotte Bobcats, then fates of the franchises will have … More »Heat open quest for another title vs …

    FILE - In this June 18, 2013 file photo, San Antonio Spurs point guard Tony Parker, right, and Miami Heat small forward LeBron James collide during the second half of Game 6 of the NBA Finals in Miami. A rematch of last year's thrilling NBA Finals finish is possible, but the Spurs and Heat would have to get through tough paths to get there. (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky, File)

    MIAMI (AP) — If the Miami Heat are going to watch their season and reign atop the NBA end at the hands of the Charlotte Bobcats, then fates of the franchises will have to change in a hurry.

  • Germany's Andrea Petkovic serves against Australia's Sam Stosur in their women's singles tennis match during the Fed Cup semi-final tie in Brisbane on April 19, 2014
    Petkovic, Kerber win to give Germany … AFP News - 32 minutes ago

    Germany took hold of their Fed Cup semi-final on Saturday, winning both the opening day singles to lead Australia 2-0 in Brisbane. Andrea Petkovic downed Australia's … More »Petkovic, Kerber win to give Germany …

    Germany's Andrea Petkovic serves against Australia's Sam Stosur in their women's singles tennis match during the Fed Cup semi-final tie in Brisbane on April 19, 2014

    Germany took hold of their Fed Cup semi-final on Saturday, winning both the opening day singles to lead Australia 2-0 in Brisbane. Andrea Petkovic downed Australia's number one and former US Open champion Samantha Stosur 6-1, 7-6 (9-7) in 101 minutes in the first singles match. World number seven Angelique Kerber then …

  • Switzerland's Roger Federer reacts during his Monte-Carlo ATP Masters Series Tournament tennis match against Serbia's Novak Djokovic, who he beat 7-5, 6-2, on April 19, 2014 in Monaco
    Federer, Wawrinka into all-Swiss Monte … AFP News - 36 minutes ago

    Roger Federer and Stanislas Wawrinka eased into the Monte Carlo Masters final on Saturday, setting up the first all-Swiss title showdown in 14 years. Federer, who has … More »Federer, Wawrinka into all-Swiss Monte …

    Switzerland's Roger Federer reacts during his Monte-Carlo ATP Masters Series Tournament tennis match against Serbia's Novak Djokovic, who he beat 7-5, 6-2, on April 19, 2014 in Monaco

    Roger Federer and Stanislas Wawrinka eased into the Monte Carlo Masters final on Saturday, setting up the first all-Swiss title showdown in 14 years. Federer, who has never won the trophy in the principality, beat Novak Djokovic 7-5, 6-2 as the defending champion and world number two struggled with a right wrist injury …

  • Football: Schwarzer makes first Chelsea … AFP News - 37 minutes ago

    Former Australia goalkeeper Mark Schwarzer was handed his Premier League debut for Chelsea against Sunderland on Saturday after Petr Cech came down with a virus. More »Football: Schwarzer makes first Chelsea …

    Former Australia goalkeeper Mark Schwarzer was handed his Premier League debut for Chelsea against Sunderland on Saturday after Petr Cech came down with a virus.

  • Jean Deysel poses before a match at Westpac Stadium in Wellington on July 30, 2011
    Maiden Deysel try seals scrappy win … AFP News - 38 minutes ago

    Flanker Jean Deysel scored his first Super Rugby try as leaders Coastal Sharks moved six points clear with a 19-8 victory over fellow South Africans Central Cheetahs … More »Maiden Deysel try seals scrappy win …

    Jean Deysel poses before a match at Westpac Stadium in Wellington on July 30, 2011

    Flanker Jean Deysel scored his first Super Rugby try as leaders Coastal Sharks moved six points clear with a 19-8 victory over fellow South Africans Central Cheetahs on Saturday. The table toppers were four points ahead with nine minutes left at Kings Park in Durban when Deysel touched down at a ruck and Francois Steyn …

  • Football: Jedinak keeps Palace revolution … AFP News - 38 minutes ago

    Australia midfielder Mile Jedinak scored the only goal of the game as Crystal Palace's remarkable revival under manager Tony Pulis continued with a 1-0 win away to London … More »Football: Jedinak keeps Palace revolution …

    Australia midfielder Mile Jedinak scored the only goal of the game as Crystal Palace's remarkable revival under manager Tony Pulis continued with a 1-0 win away to London rivals West Ham on Saturday. When Pulis was appointed in November after Ian Holloway quit Selhurst Park, the Eagles were six points from safety at the …

  • Football: English Premier League ta … AFP News - 40 minutes ago

    English Premier League table after Saturday's 1400GMT matches (played, won, drawn, lost, goals for, goals against, points): More »Football: English Premier League ta …

    English Premier League table after Saturday's 1400GMT matches (played, won, drawn, lost, goals for, goals against, points):

  • Football: Swansea relegation fears eased … AFP News - 41 minutes ago

    A double by leading scorer Wilfried Bony gave Swansea an invaluable win in their battle against relegation on Saturday as they beat out of form Newcastle 2-1 for their … More »Football: Swansea relegation fears eased …

    A double by leading scorer Wilfried Bony gave Swansea an invaluable win in their battle against relegation on Saturday as they beat out of form Newcastle 2-1 for their first away win since November. Defeat for Newcastle was their fifth successive one in the league -- Shola Ameobi's 23rd minute goal their first in those …

  • Toulouse's Jano Vermaak (C) passes the ball during a French Top 14 rugby union match against Oyonnax on April 19, 2014 at the Charles-Mathon stadium in Oyonnax, central eastern France
    Toulouse play-off hopes on hold after … AFP News - 45 minutes ago

    Toulouse will have to wait till the last Top 14 game of the season in a fortnight to see whether or not they qualify for the play-offs after being held 19-19 by relegation-threatened … More »Toulouse play-off hopes on hold after …

    Toulouse's Jano Vermaak (C) passes the ball during a French Top 14 rugby union match against Oyonnax on April 19, 2014 at the Charles-Mathon stadium in Oyonnax, central eastern France

    Toulouse will have to wait till the last Top 14 game of the season in a fortnight to see whether or not they qualify for the play-offs after being held 19-19 by relegation-threatened Oyonnax on Saturday. Toulouse, with the wind behind them, opened the scoring with a neatly-taken drop goal by Jean-Marc Doussain, the French …

  • Football: Penalty drama keeps Cardiff … AFP News - 46 minutes ago

    Cardiff remain deep in relegation trouble despite Peter Whittingham's penalty equaliser in Saturday's 1-1 Premier League draw against Stoke. Ole Gunnar Solskjaer's team … More »Football: Penalty drama keeps Cardiff …

    Cardiff remain deep in relegation trouble despite Peter Whittingham's penalty equaliser in Saturday's 1-1 Premier League draw against Stoke. Ole Gunnar Solskjaer's team fell behind in controversial circumstances at the Cardiff City Stadium when referee Howard Webb gave Stoke a dubious penalty which Austrian striker Marko …

  • Football: Villa stop rot in Southampton … AFP News - 49 minutes ago

    Aston Villa ended a difficult week with a 0-0 draw at home to Southampton on Saturday that inched them closer to safety in the Premier League. Villa suspended assistant … More »Football: Villa stop rot in Southampton …

    Aston Villa ended a difficult week with a 0-0 draw at home to Southampton on Saturday that inched them closer to safety in the Premier League. Villa suspended assistant manager Ian Culverhouse and head of football operations Gary Karsa earlier this week, following a run of four successive defeats that had seen Paul Lambert's …

  • Jim Furyk reacts after missing a birdie putt on the seventh green during the second round of the RBC Heritage golf tournament in Hilton Head Island, S.C., Saturday, April 19, 2014. Play was suspended during the second round Friday due to weather and resumed today. (AP Photo/Stephen B. Morton)
    Furyk, Martin join Choi atop leader … Associated Press - 50 minutes ago

    HILTON HEAD ISLAND, S.C. (AP) — Jim Furyk finished off a second-round 66 Saturday to join K.J. Choi and Ben Martin tied for the lead halfway through the rain-delayed … More »Furyk, Martin join Choi atop leader …

    Jim Furyk reacts after missing a birdie putt on the seventh green during the second round of the RBC Heritage golf tournament in Hilton Head Island, S.C., Saturday, April 19, 2014. Play was suspended during the second round Friday due to weather and resumed today. (AP Photo/Stephen B. Morton)

    HILTON HEAD ISLAND, S.C. (AP) — Jim Furyk finished off a second-round 66 Saturday to join K.J. Choi and Ben Martin tied for the lead halfway through the rain-delayed RBC Heritage.

  • Mercedes AMG Petronas driver Lewis Hamilton of Britain drives on the back straight during the third practice session of the Formula One Chinese Grand Prix in Shanghai on April 19, 2014
    Hamilton storms to record pole in C … AFP News - 50 minutes ago

    Lewis Hamilton convincingly snared pole position for the Chinese Grand Prix Saturday as he put himself in line to win three races in a row for the first time and seize … More »Hamilton storms to record pole in C …

    Mercedes AMG Petronas driver Lewis Hamilton of Britain drives on the back straight during the third practice session of the Formula One Chinese Grand Prix in Shanghai on April 19, 2014

    Lewis Hamilton convincingly snared pole position for the Chinese Grand Prix Saturday as he put himself in line to win three races in a row for the first time and seize control of the championship. Under steady rain, the British Mercedes driver was untouchable as he powered to 1min 53.860sec, his third pole position in …

  • Cardiff City's Cala scores a goal that is disallowed during their English Premier League soccer match against Stoke City at Cardiff City Stadium in Cardiff
    Cardiff, Fulham fail to ease relegation … Reuters - 58 minutes ago

    (Reuters) - The Premier League survival hopes of Cardiff City and Fulham remain no clearer after a draw with Stoke City and loss to Tottenham Hotspur respectively kept … More »Cardiff, Fulham fail to ease relegation …

    Cardiff City's Cala scores a goal that is disallowed during their English Premier League soccer match against Stoke City at Cardiff City Stadium in Cardiff

    (Reuters) - The Premier League survival hopes of Cardiff City and Fulham remain no clearer after a draw with Stoke City and loss to Tottenham Hotspur respectively kept them marooned in the relegation zone with three matches remaining. Cardiff fought back from a goal down to draw 1-1 to move above 19th placed Fulham on goal …

  • Football: Spurs halt Fulham charge, … AFP News - 1 hour 2 minutes ago

    Fulham squandered an opportunity to escape the Premier League relegation zone on Saturday after going down 3-1 at London rivals Tottenham Hotspur. Felix Magath's improving … More »Football: Spurs halt Fulham charge, …

    Fulham squandered an opportunity to escape the Premier League relegation zone on Saturday after going down 3-1 at London rivals Tottenham Hotspur. Felix Magath's improving side had won their two previous games and they reacted impressively after falling behind to a close-range Paulinho strike in the 35th minute, with Steve …

  • Football: English Premier League results … AFP News - 1 hour 7 minutes ago

    English Premier League results on Saturday: More »Football: English Premier League results …

    English Premier League results on Saturday:

  • Newcastle 1-2 Swansea: Bony heroics secure huge three points
    Newcastle 1-2 Swansea: Bony heroics … GOAL.com - 1 hour 7 minutes ago

    A late penalty piled more pressure on manager Alan Pardew handing the hosts their fifth straight Premier League defeat and giving the visitors a vital three points More »Newcastle 1-2 Swansea: Bony heroics …

    Newcastle 1-2 Swansea: Bony heroics secure huge three points

    A late penalty piled more pressure on manager Alan Pardew handing the hosts their fifth straight Premier League defeat and giving the visitors a vital three points

  • Cardiff City 1-1 Stoke City: Whittingham penalty keeps hosts alive in relegation battle
    Cardiff City 1-1 Stoke City: Whittingham … GOAL.com - 1 hour 8 minutes ago

    The visitors took the lead from the penalty spot, only for Ole Gunnar Solskjaer's men to hit back with a spot-kick strike of their own in the second half More »Cardiff City 1-1 Stoke City: Whittingham …

    Cardiff City 1-1 Stoke City: Whittingham penalty keeps hosts alive in relegation battle

    The visitors took the lead from the penalty spot, only for Ole Gunnar Solskjaer's men to hit back with a spot-kick strike of their own in the second half