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Tsunami-survivor Herold ready to make Asiad waves

6 hours 3 min ago
Having spent five days as a child clinging to a tree in the wake of a tsunami, Indian cyclist Deborah Herold has some perspective on the concept of fear of failure in the sporting arena.

Six Vikings injured in preseason loss

6 hours 50 min ago
The Minnesota Vikings dropped a 14-10 decision to the Jacksonville Jagaurs on Saturday, but the losses could run deeper than just one preseason game.

MLB roundup: A's tie Astros atop AL West

6 hours 52 min ago
Right-hander Trevor Cahill gave up only an infield single over seven innings Saturday afternoon, and the Oakland Athletics completed a 10-game climb into first place in the American League West with a 7-1 victory over the Houston Astros in Oakland, Calif.

NFL roundup: Cousins struggles in Vikings' loss to Jaguars

9 hours 25 min ago
Kirk Cousins and Latavius Murray each had their fair share of troubles as the Minnesota Vikings lost 14-10 to the visiting Jacksonville Jaguars in preseason action Saturday afternoon at U.S. Bank Stadium.

Sun shines with wushu gold to give China perfect Asiad start

9 hours 41 min ago
Sun Peiyuan won the first gold of the 18th Asian Games in Wushu to give powerhouse China a perfect start to their campaign on Sunday.

Golf: Thompson penalized for rules breach at Indy Championship

Sat, 08/18/2018 - 10:12pm
Lexi Thompson received a one-stroke penalty for a rules violation at the LPGA's Indy Championship on Saturday in her first event back after taking a short break from the tour.

NFL notebook: WR Gordon says he's ready to rejoin Browns

Sat, 08/18/2018 - 8:18pm
Troubled wide receiver Josh Gordon thanked the Cleveland Browns and the NFL family as he announced himself ready to join the team in training camp Saturday.

Federer to meet Djokovic in Cincinnati final

Sat, 08/18/2018 - 8:02pm
Novak Djokovic overcame a battling Marin Cilic 6-4 3-6 6-3 to reach his sixth Cincinnati Masters final on Saturday while Roger Federer enjoyed a less-taxing route to the title match after his semi-final opponent David Goffin retired with a shoulder injury.

Snedeker retains lead as weather halts Wyndham

Sat, 08/18/2018 - 6:49pm
Brandt Snedeker held a three-stroke lead at the Wyndham Championship in North Carolina on Saturday when the third round was suspended due to bad weather.

MLB notebook: Red Sox ace Sale back on DL

Sat, 08/18/2018 - 6:47pm
The Boston Red Sox placed left-hander Chris Sale on the 10-day disabled list due to shoulder inflammation, the team announced Saturday.

Snedeker on top after third round suspended at Wyndham

Sat, 08/18/2018 - 6:45pm
GREENSBORO, N.C. - Brandt Snedeker took a rosy outlook after a rather dismal afternoon -- in terms of the weather -- at the Wyndham Championship.

Halep to meet Bertens for Cincinnati title

Sat, 08/18/2018 - 6:42pm
World number one Simona Halep moved into position to claim her second consecutive tournament victory after beating Belarusian Aryna Sabalenka 6-3 6-4 in the Cincinnati Masters semi-finals on Saturday.

McIlroy and Fowler skipping first PGA Tour playoff event

Sat, 08/18/2018 - 5:18pm
Rory McIlroy and Rickie Fowler are skipping the first event of the PGA Tour's FedExCup playoff series, the Northern Trust Open in New Jersey, for different reasons.

Djokovic battles through to sixth Cincinnati final

Sat, 08/18/2018 - 4:33pm
Novak Djokovic qualified for his sixth Cincinnati Masters final when he edged out Marin Cilic 6-4 3-6 6-3 in an afternoon semi-final on Saturday.

NASCAR notebook: Larson sees a future of 'Kyle, Kyle and Chris' shows

Sat, 08/18/2018 - 2:47pm
BRISTOL, Tenn. - Kyle Larson was well aware something was missing when he took the checkered flag in Friday night's Food City 300 NASCAR Xfinity Series race at Bristol Motor Speedway.

Bertens rallies for repeat win over Kvitova

Sat, 08/18/2018 - 2:33pm
A determined Kiki Bertens rallied past Czech Petra Kvitova 3-6 6-4 6-2 to move into the Cincinnati Masters final on Saturday.

Bertens stuns Kvitova to reach Western & Southern final

Sat, 08/18/2018 - 2:03pm
Kiki Bertens continued her recent success against Top 10 players by ousting Petra Kvitova on Saturday to reach the championship match of the Western & Southern Open at Mason, Ohio.

WR Gordon says he's ready to rejoin Browns

Sat, 08/18/2018 - 12:39pm
Troubled wide receiver Josh Gordon thanked the Cleveland Browns and the NFL family as he announced himself ready to join the team in training camp

Standing Rock Sioux Tribe to honor Celtics star Irving

Sat, 08/18/2018 - 12:27pm
Boston Celtics guard Kyrie Irving is set to be honored by the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe next week in North Dakota, according to a statement released Friday.

Athletics: Coleman edges Prescod by a thousandth in 100m

Sat, 08/18/2018 - 11:57am
American Christian Coleman held off fast-finishing local favorite Reece Prescod to take the Birmingham Diamond League 100 meters title by one thousandth of a second on Saturday.