March 8, 2020

Briton Hatton wins Arnold Palmer Invitational by one shot

Englishman Tyrrell Hatton secured a one-stroke victory over Marc Leishman at the Arnold Palmer Invitational in Florida on Sunday after hitting a series of clutch shots over the dangerous final stretch, culminating with a rock-solid par at the last.
March 8, 2020

Real Madrid lose at Betis to hand top spot back to Barca

Real Madrid failed to build on last week's 'Clasico' victory as they lost 2-1 at Real Betis in a fiery match on Sunday and surrendered top spot in La Liga to Barcelona.
March 8, 2020

Real lacked everything in miserable defeat at Betis – Zidane

Real Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane was fiercely critical of his side after they were beaten 2-1 away by Real Betis in La Liga on Sunday, describing the performance as the worst of the campaign.
March 8, 2020

Two double-bogeys cost McIlroy chance of victory at Bay Hill

Rory McIlroy managed something nobody has done since Tiger Woods two decades ago but that was scant consolation to the Northern Irishman after a mediocre final round at the Arnold Palmer Invitational in Orlando, Florida on Sunday.
March 8, 2020

Dybala stunner sends Juve top with closed-doors win over Inter

A wonderful winning goal from substitute Paulo Dybala sent Juventus back to the top of Serie A with a 2-0 victory over title rivals Inter Milan at an empty Allianz Stadium on Sunday.
March 8, 2020

England substitute White snatches 1-0 win against Japan

England's Ellen White came off the bench to grab a late goal for a 1-0 win over Japan on Sunday that revived their campaign in the SheBelieves Cup after they lost to hosts the United States in their opening game of the invitational tournament.
March 8, 2020

Lille sink Lyon to maintain Champions League hopes

A first-half goal by Loic Remy earned Lille a 1-0 home victory in Ligue 1 over Olympique Lyonnais on Sunday and kept their hopes alive of playing in next season's Champions League.
March 8, 2020

Rugby – Scotland crush France’s Grand Slam dream after Haouas sees red

A red card for a moment of recklessness by Mohamed Haouas ended France's hopes of a Six Nations Grand Slam on Sunday, as they lost 28-17 to a clinical Scotland in a meltdown with echoes of their ill-disciplined exit from the World Cup last October.
March 8, 2020

Rugby – Steely Scotland defence key to resurgence, Townsend says

Scotland would have beaten France even without the 33rd-minute red card for prop Mohamed Haouas in their Six Nations clash on Sunday thanks to their impressively resolute defence against the competition's most fluent attack, coach Gregor Townsend said....
March 8, 2020

Genoa stun AC Milan at empty San Siro to boost survival hopes

Relegation-battling Genoa moved out of the Serie A drop zone thanks to a surprise 2-1 win over AC Milan at an empty San Siro on Sunday.
March 8, 2020

Rugby – Beaten France are still learning, say coach Galthie

France head coach Fabien Galthie insisted his young squad were still on a learning curve after Les Bleus's Grand Slam hopes in the Six Nations ended in a 28-17 defeat away to Scotland after the visitors were reduced to 14 men on Sunday.
March 8, 2020

Ronaldinho under investigation for more crimes: prosecutor

Ronaldinho Gaucho, the former Brazil and Barcelona soccer star being held in a Paraguayan jail for using a falsified passport, is being investigated for additional crimes, the prosecutor leading the case said on Sunday.