February 16, 2019

Former U.S. Open champion ‘Gene the Machine’ Littler dies at 88

Californian Gene Littler, a U.S. Open champion and Hall of Fame golfer, has died at the age of 88, the PGA Tour announced on Saturday.
February 16, 2019

Messi penalty helps under-par Barca beat Real Valladolid

Lionel Messi scored one penalty and missed another as Barcelona beat Real Valladolid 1-0 on Saturday to open up a seven-point lead at the top of La Liga.
February 16, 2019

Top seed Thiem knocked out by home favourite Schwartzman

Local favourite Diego Schwartzman recovered from a shaky start to overcome top seed Dominic Thiem 2-6 6-4 7-6(5) on Saturday and set up a final showdown with Italy's Marco Cecchinato at the Argentina Open.
February 16, 2019

Wawrinka outlasts Nishikori in Rotterdam, faces Monfils in final

Three-times Grand Slam champion Stan Wawrinka battled past Kei Nishikori 6-2 4-6 6-4 at the ABN AMRO World Tennis Tournament in Rotterdam on Saturday to set up a final against Frenchman Gael Monfils.
February 16, 2019

Monaco out of relegation zone after win over Nantes

Monaco beat Nantes 1-0 to record their second home win of the season in Ligue 1 on Saturday to move out of the relegation zone for the first time since September.
February 16, 2019

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February 16, 2019

Man City end Newport’s Cup dream to reach quarter-finals

Manchester City endured some anxious moments but escaped from fourth-tier Newport County with their FA Cup hopes intact as Phil Foden scored twice in an ultimately comfortable 4-1 fifth-round victory on Saturday.
February 16, 2019

Mertens stuns Halep to lift Qatar Open title

Belgium's Elise Mertens rallied from a set down to beat top seed Simona Halep 3-6 6-4 6-3 and clinch her first Premier-level title at the Qatar Open on Saturday.
February 16, 2019

Flybmi blames ‘Brexit uncertainty’ for its collapse

Regional airline Flybmi has gone into administration and cancelled all its flights.
February 16, 2019

Cole scores first FA Cup goal but Derby exit at Brighton

Former Chelsea and England defender Ashley Cole scored his first ever goal in the FA Cup but it was not enough for Championship side Derby County as they were beaten 2-1 by Brighton and Hove Albion in the fifth round on Saturday.
February 16, 2019

Soccer – Griezmann helps below-par Atletico scrape win over Rayo

Antoine Griezmann's deflected volley earned Atletico Madrid a 1-0 win at Rayo Vallecano in La Liga on Saturday, ending a run of two consecutive defeats for Diego Simeone's side.
February 16, 2019

Ethiopia’s Tefera breaks world indoor 1,500m record

Ethiopian teenager Samuel Tefera outduelled compatriot Yomif Kejelcha to break the world indoor 1,500 metres record in Birmingham on Saturday.