May 5, 2019

Cricket – Williamson on song but Hetmyer leaves Sunrisers sweating in IPL

New Zealand captain Kane Williamson enjoyed a return to form but his Hyderabad Sunrisers were left sweating on their Indian Premier League playoff hopes after a four-wicket loss to the Royal Challengers Bangalore on Saturday.
May 5, 2019

Jazz pioneer: Dan Pritzker’s Charles ‘Buddy’ Bolden biopic decades in the making

More than two decades after the seed was planted in Dan Pritzker's mind to make a movie about legendary jazz cornetist Charles "Buddy" Bolden, the world is finally getting to see the story he's been trying to tell.
May 5, 2019

McIlroy trails leaders by two at Wells Fargo

Rory McIlroy celebrated his 30th birthday with a three-under-par 68 in the third round of the Wells Fargo Championship on Saturday to move within two shots of the leaders at the weather-hit event in Charlotte, North Carolina.
May 5, 2019

Country House wins Kentucky Derby after favourite DQ’d

Country House was declared the winner of the 145th Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs on Saturday when Maximum Security became the first horse in the history of the race to be disqualified after crossing the line first.
May 5, 2019

Career-defining Derby win bitter sweet, trainer admits

Trainer Bill Mott had been determined to add the Kentucky Derby to his Hall of Fame career but the manner of Country House's victory, which came after favourite Maximum Security was disqualified on Saturday, left him with mixed feelings.
May 5, 2019

Rugby – Junior Wallabies beat New Zealand to win Oceania under-20s crown

There was a rare bit of good news for Australian rugby late on Saturday when the junior Wallabies beat New Zealand 24-0 to win the Oceania under-20 title for the first time.
May 5, 2019

Jaguares beat Stormers 30-25 to stay in playoff contention

The Jaguares scored three tries, the last a penalty try, to beat South Africa's Stormers 30-25 at Velez Sarsfield on Saturday and record their fourth straight Super Rugby win.
May 5, 2019

Palmeiras go top in Brazil with 1-0 win over Internacional

A first-half goal from striker Deyverson gave Palmeiras a 1-0 win over Internacional on Saturday and extended the reigning champions unbeaten start in Brazil's Serie A to three games.