Day: April 8, 2017

A tension-packed shootout among 15 golfers bunched within five shots atop the leaderboard began unfolding Saturday as the third round of the Masters opened at Augusta National.Co-leader Sergio Garcia, playing his 72nd consecutive major tournament and 7…

Coastal Sharks of South Africa ground out an 18-13 victory over the Jaguares of Argentina Saturday in an error-strewn Super Rugby match. Endless handling errors by both teams and many penalties led to a stop-start match that offered minimum entertainm…

South Korean forward Son Heung-Min scored twice as Tottenham Hotspur overpowered Watford 4-0 on Saturday to put pressure on Premier League leaders Chelsea.Dele Alli and Eric Dier were also on target as Spurs closed to within four points of Chelsea, who…

Yussuf Poulsen’s late goal sealed ten-man RB Leipzig’s 1-0 victory over Bayer Leverkusen on Saturday to trim Bayern Munich’s runaway lead to seven points with seven Bundesliga games left.Carlo Ancelotti’s Bayern host Borussia Dortmund on Saturday eveni…

Veteran Spanish rider Alejandro Valverde won the Tour of the Basque Country for the first time after coming in second in Saturday’s final sixth stage, a time trial in Eibar.The 36-year-old Movistar rider, who finished second behind Slovenia’s Primoz Ro…

Thousands of Serbs rallied in Belgrade on Saturday for the sixth straight day to protest the election of premier Aleksandar Vucic as the country’s next president. The protestors, who gathered outside government offices, were mostly students but were a…

Tunisia, aiming to qualify for their first World Cup finals since 2006, have sacked their coach Henryk Kasperczak, the country’s football federation announced on Saturday.The 70-year-old Pole, who guided Tunisia to the final of the 1996 Africa Cup of N…

Malaysia’s Lee Chong Wei and two-time Olympic champion Lin Dan of China, the two greatest badminton stars of this era, on Friday stormed into the finals of the Malaysia Open for an epic showdown.Lee, the world No. 1, inflicted a crushing 21-12, 21-9 de…