September 8, 2018

Spain start Enrique reign with win over England

Spain began a new era under Luis Enrique in impressive fashion as they came from a goal down to outplay England in a 2-1 win in their Nations League opener at Wembley Stadium on Saturday.
September 8, 2018

Factbox – U.S. Open champion Naomi Osaka

Factbox on Japan's Naomi Osaka, who beat American Serena Williams 6-2 6-4 to win the women's U.S. Open title on Saturday:
September 8, 2018

Factbox – List of U.S. Open women’s singles champions

List of U.S. Open women's singles champions since tennis turned professional in 1968:
September 8, 2018

Bosnia begin Nations League with win in Northern Ireland

Bosnia began their Nations League campaign with a 2-1 victory away to Northern Ireland on Saturday -- Haris Duljevic and Elvis Saric on target for the visitors.
September 8, 2018

Anderson and Stokes strike after Buttler fires England fightback

James Anderson and Ben Stokes struck crucial blows on Saturday as England capitalised on a fine rearguard half-century by Jos Buttler to leave India struggling after the second day of the fifth and final test at The Oval.
September 8, 2018

Yates leads Vuelta again after storming to stage victory

Britain's Simon Yates snatched back the leader's red jersey at the Vuelta a Espana after a stunning late attack propelled him to victory in Saturday's stage 14, giving him a 20-second advantage at the top of the general classification.
September 8, 2018

Stannard wins Tour of Britain seventh stage, Alaphilippe retains overall lead

Team Sky's Ian Stannard claimed a stunning solo victory in the seventh stage of the Tour of Britain on Saturday, while Julian Alaphilippe retained his overall lead.
September 8, 2018

Germany’s Hummels to miss Peru game; Schulz and Brandt to start

Germany defender Mats Hummels has been ruled out of Sunday's friendly international against Peru with a heel injury while newcomer Nico Schulz is set to start, coach Joachim Loew said on Saturday.
September 8, 2018

Lorenzo takes San Marino pole position with record lap

Spain's Jorge Lorenzo took pole position for Sunday's San Marino MotoGP with a lap record in Saturday's qualifying.
September 8, 2018

Australia hold on to beat Springboks and snap losing streak

Australia overturned a narrow halftime deficit and survived a late South African onslaught to notch up their first victory of the Rugby Championship with a 23-18 win in Brisbane on Saturday that snapped a four-match losing streak.
September 8, 2018

Perenara brace helps All Blacks overcome tough Pumas

Scrumhalf TJ Perenara scored a try in each half as the All Blacks were pushed all the way by Argentina before they pulled away with two late tries in a 46-24 Rugby Championship triumph at Trafalgar Park in Nelson on Saturday.
September 8, 2018

‘Soft points’ gave All Blacks the win, says Ledesma

Argentina coach Mario Ledesma said his side gave away too many 'soft points' as New Zealand beat them 46-24 in their Rugby Championship clash on Saturday.