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A flurry of goals at the start the second half helped Germany to a 3-0 victory over world champion Japan in the final of the Algarve Cup at Faro, Portugal, on Wednesday.
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British sprinter Mark Cavendish leads the Tirreno-Adriatico after his Omega Pharma-Quick Step team won a time trial to open the weeklong cycling race on Wednesday.
Washington business leaders Russ Ramsey and Ted Leonsis have been named to lead the capital's effort to host the 2024 Summer Olympics and Paralympic Games, using venues in Maryland, Virginia and the District.
Scotland's national football stadium has begun its transformation into a world-class athletics arena as the countdown to Glasgow 2014 continues.
Vivid Sydney 2014 launches with Creative Advisor Ignatius Jones and Deputy Premier Andrew Stoner underlining the democratic appeal of the event.
WNBA stars Lauren Jackson and Penny Taylor were among 33 players named to the Australia basketball squad on Wednesday as it begins preparations for the women's world championship in Turkey in September.
The club's supporters have taken the honours in a search for the best football chant of the past decade, with a verse about Rio Ferdinand's spell on the bench for missing a drugs test.
Russian President Vladimir Putin, right, shakes hands with International Paralympic Committee President Philip Craven.
Countries bidding to host the Olympics and Paralympics should not be compelled to provide assurances about human rights standards, according to the head of the International Paralympic Committee.
Upgrade: St Mary's University based Andrew Osagie was awarded a bronze medal at the World Indoor Championships on Saturday St Mary's University's Andrew Osagie described his upgrade to bronze medal following the qualification of his friend Marcin Lewandowski after the men's 800m final at the World Indoor Athletics Championships on Saturday as a ... (more)
Roger Federer of Switzerland hits a return to Paul-Henri Mathieu of France during the BNP Paribas Open at Indian Wells Tennis Garden on March 8, 2014 in Indian Wells, California.
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A 6-foot-6 Chinese super heavyweight who won the Olympic silver medal in 2008 is the first fighter to join Dino Duva's promotion company.
Belgrave Harriers Dwain Chambers was full of praise for his fellow Team GB sprinter Richard Kilty after his men's 60m gold medal winning performance at the IAAF World Indoor Athletics Championships.