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.
May 4, 2019

Liverpool keep pressure on City; Cardiff relegated

Substitute Divock Origi's 86th minute header earned Liverpool a 3-2 win at Newcastle United on Saturday to send them two points above Manchester City and keep their Premier League title bid alive.
May 4, 2019

Inspired by tribute to Casillas, Porto keep heat on Benfica

Porto stayed two points behind arch rivals Benfica in the Primeira Liga title race after hammering Aves 4-0 at home on Saturday in an emotional atmosphere in the first game since goalkeeper Iker Casillas suffered a heart attack in training.
May 4, 2019

Klopp says destiny will decide outcome of title race

There has been so much to admire in the football produced by Premier League title chasers Liverpool and Manchester City this season with the top two providing the connoisseurs of technique, tactics, and finesse with a true feast.
May 4, 2019

Barca’s Dembele a doubt for Liverpool trip with hamstring problem

Striker Ousmane Dembele could miss Barcelona's Champions League semi-final second leg at Liverpool on Tuesday after sustaining a hamstring injury during Saturday's 2-0 La Liga defeat at Celta Vigo.
May 4, 2019

Liverpool’s Firmino out of Barca visit, Salah at risk

Liverpool will be without their Brazilian forward Roberto Firmino for Tuesday's Champions League semi-final second leg against Barcelona at Anfield, manager Juergen Klopp said on Saturday.
May 4, 2019

Late Matanzima try seals Bulls victory over Waratahs

A late try from replacement prop Simphiwe Matanzima secured a deserved 28-21 Super Rugby victory for the Bulls over the New South Wales Waratahs on Saturday, but they were made to sweat over what should have been a more comfortable success.
May 4, 2019

Highlights – Super Rugby week 12

JAGUARES 30 STORMERS 25 The Jaguares scored three tries, the decisive third a penalty try, to beat Stormers 30-25 and cling firmly to a playoff berth in a tense Super Rugby clash at Velez Sarsfield.
May 4, 2019

Late Origi header keeps Liverpool’s hopes alive

In a gripping title race, Liverpool showed they are ready to push Manchester City right until the final seconds of this season with their spirited 3-2 win at Newcastle United.