Day: April 8, 2017

Reigning English Premiership champions Saracens continued their quest for a ‘double Double’ with a 40-19 win over London rivals Harlequins at Wembley on Saturday.But Mako Vunipola gave the British and Irish Lions an injury scare when he limped off earl…

Serbia and France set up a Davis Cup semi-final showdown Saturday while 32-time winners United States and Italy, who stunned defending champions Argentina in the first round, stayed alive with marathon wins.In Belgrade, Serbia’s Viktor Troicki and Nena…

Western Stormers of South Africa put one of their darkest Super Rugby days behind them by beating Waikato Chiefs of New Zealand 34-26 Saturday in a Cape Town thriller.Chiefs humiliated Stormers 60-21 in a quarter-final at Newlands stadium last season a…

Italy demonstrated the fighting spirit which saw them knock out defending champions Argentina in the first round to stay alive in their Davis Cup quarter-final against Belgium on Saturday with a thrilling doubles win.Andreas Seppi and Simone Bolelli sa…

Brazil team-mates Philippe Coutinho and Roberto Firmino rose from the bench to score as Liverpool hit back to win 2-1 at Stoke City in the Premier League on Saturday.Jonathan Walters’s header — his seventh league goal against Liverpool — from Xherdan…

Radamel Falcao marked his first start in six weeks with the only goal of the game as Monaco cemented their position at the top of Ligue 1 with a 1-0 win at Angers.Falcao’s goal came just after the hour mark and against the run of play, and Monaco were …

Sergio Aguero struck as Manchester City ended a four-match run without a Premier League win by beating Hull City 3-1 at the Etihad Stadium on Saturday.Ahmed Elhmohamady’s own-goal, just after the half-hour mark, gave Pep Guardiola’s team a lead at the …

Antoine Griezmann’s classy finish five minutes from time dealt Real Madrid’s La Liga title chances a huge blow as Atletico Madrid rescued a 1-1 draw at the Santiago Bernabeu.Pepe’s towering header early in the second half looked to have Madrid heading …