July 16, 2015

Sterling becomes most expensive English player by joining Man City for $76M from Liverpool

By By Rob Harris THE ASSOCIATED PRESS LONDON _ Raheem Sterling became the most expensive English footballer ever on Tuesday after joining Manchester City from Premier […]
July 16, 2015

Retired archbishop Desmond Tutu in South African hospital for a “stubborn infection”

By Lynsey Chutel THE ASSOCIATED PRESS JOHANNESBURG _ It’s time for retired archbishop Desmond Tutu to begin saying no to public events and causes in order […]
July 16, 2015

Swiss authorities say 1 of 7 detained FIFA officials has been extradited to the United States

By Graham Dunbar THE ASSOCIATED PRESS GENEVA _ One of the seven FIFA officials arrested in Zurich as part of a corruption probe has been extradited […]
July 16, 2015

Mexico, Trinidad and Tobago battle play to 4 4 draw in Gold Cup

By Bill Kiser THE ASSOCIATED PRESS CHARLOTTE, N.C. _ Two goals in stoppage time led to a 4-4 draw between Mexico and Trinidad and Tobago on […]
July 15, 2015

Champions League Twenty20 tournament cancelled due to lack of public interest

NEW DELHI _ The Champions League Twenty20 has been cancelled due to a lack of public interest. The annual tournament, launched in 2009 and featuring the […]
July 15, 2015

Cricket organizers weighing options in the wake of bans for 2 Indian Premier League teams

By C.Rajshekhar Rao THE ASSOCIATED PRESS NEW DELHI _ Cricket organizers were in crisis mode Wednesday, weighing options for how to keep the Indian Premier League […]
July 15, 2015

South African sprinter Wayde van Niekerk run sub 20 seconds in 200 metres

LUCERNE, Switzerland (AP)_ South African sprinter Wayde van Niekerk joined American great Michael Johnson in elite company while setting a national record in the 200 metres. […]
July 15, 2015

Coach defends Canada after Gold Cup exit in 0 0 draw with Costa Rica

By Neil Davidson THE CANADIAN PRESS TORONTO _ In a lengthy news conference following Canada’s early exit from the Gold Cup, coach Benito Floro defended his […]
July 13, 2015

Polanco’s single caps another late rally as Pirates top Cardinals 6 5 in 10 innings

By Will Graves THE ASSOCIATED PRESS PITTSBURGH _ Gregory Polanco capped another late rally, driving in Jung Ho Kang with two outs in the 10th inning […]
July 13, 2015

Bust a move: Wimbledon champs Novak Djokovic, Serena Williams dance to ‘Night Fever’ at dinner

By Howard Fendrich THE ASSOCIATED PRESS LONDON _ After winning titles again on Wimbledon’s grass, Novak Djokovic and Serena Williams showed they can cut a rug, […]
July 13, 2015

Trinidad and Tobago beats Cuba 2 0, secures place in quarterfinals

GLENDALE, Ariz. _ Sheldon Bateau and Andre Boucaud scored goals for Trinidad and Tobago in its 2-0 victory over Cuba on Sunday in the CONCACAF Gold […]
July 13, 2015

Jamaica scores late goal in 1 0 win over Canada at Gold Cup

HOUSTON (AP)_ Rodolph Austin scored in injury time as Jamaica defeated Canada 1-0 Saturday at the Gold Cup soccer tournament. Garath McCleary’s cross from the right […]
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