August 26, 2018

Dortmund come from a goal down to crush Leipzig 4-1

Borussia Dortmund eased past RB Leipzig 4-1 on Sunday after coming from a goal down, to make a winning Bundesliga start under new coach Lucien Favre and confirm their status as pre-season title contenders.
August 26, 2018

Vettel wins in Belgium to rein in Hamilton

Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel sped clear of first corner carnage to celebrate a commanding Belgian Grand Prix victory on Sunday and trim Lewis Hamilton's Formula One lead to 17 points with eight races remaining.
August 26, 2018

Silverstone apologises after British GP cancelled

Silverstone circuit organisers apologised to MotoGP fans on Sunday after the British round of the championship was cancelled due to heavy rain making it too dangerous to race.
August 26, 2018

Chelsea, Watford keep 100 percent records

Chelsea and surprise package Watford joined Liverpool on nine points from three games at the top of the Premier League with narrow victories on Sunday.
August 26, 2018

Late Newcastle own goal makes it three wins for Chelsea

Chelsea kept up their 100 percent start to the Premier League season by snatching a 2-1 win at a stubborn Newcastle United on Sunday, grabbing victory thanks to a late own goal by DeAndre Yedlin.
August 26, 2018

Halo protects Leclerc as Alonso goes over the top

Formula One breathed a sigh of relief on Sunday after the sport's new 'halo' head protection device saved Charles Leclerc from what might have been a potentially serious impact.
August 26, 2018

Two goals for Mitrovic as Fulham get first win of season

Two goals in three minutes by Aleksandar Mitrovic helped promoted Fulham to a first win of the Premier League campaign on Sunday when they beat Burnley 4-2 at Craven Cottage.
August 26, 2018

Hamilton faces trick questions after Spa defeat

Lewis Hamilton said Ferrari had 'trick things going on' with their car after Sebastian Vettel won Sunday's Belgian Grand Prix but emphasised he was not accusing his Formula One rivals of doing anything illegal.
August 26, 2018

Players must withstand test of time at U.S. Open

Rafael Nadal's elaborate pre-serve routine will be put to the ultimate test at next week's U.S. Open when a countdown clock makes its Grand Slam debut to help speed up play.
August 26, 2018

American men battle to end drought at U.S. Open

American men have failed to emulate the glory of their female compatriots at the U.S. Open in recent years and appear to have little hope of ending a 15-year drought at Flushing Meadows since Andy Roddick's 2003 win.   
August 26, 2018

U.S. Open celebrates 50th birthday with $600 million facelift

The U.S. Open turns 50 this year and rather than easing towards old age, it will celebrate the landmark birthday by unveiling a $600 million (470.48 million pounds) facelift.
August 26, 2018

Watford beat Palace to maintain 100 percent record

Unfancied Watford continued their great start to the Premier League season with a third successive win when they beat visiting Crystal Palace 2-1 on Sunday.