Australia bids farewell to Hughes in hometown funeral

2014-12-03 13:45:08

Australia bid an emotional farewell to cricketer Phillip Hughes at a funeral in his hometown on Wednesday with a live coast-to-coast broadcast allowing a nation to unite in celebration and remembrance of the life of a sportsman cut down in his prime.

Sun Yang barred from training in Australia

2014-12-03 12:37:34

Chinese swimming star Sun Yang has been barred from training in Australia and Denis Cotterell will not be his coach any more after Sun was banned for doping, according to Swimvortex Wednesday.

Tiger Woods returns to competition

2014-12-02 15:24:39

Golf super star Tiger Woods returns to competition this week at Isleworth after a four-month injury layoff.

Sports moments of the week - give thanks and mourn the dead

2014-12-01 16:06:40

Sports moments of the week - give thanks and mourn the dead

Cricketer Hughes' death shocks the world

2014-12-01 15:18:32

Not all corners of the world were in a celebratory mood. Australia was stuck in national mourning following cricket Phillip Hughes' sudden death.

Barca and Liverpool both bow on Nov 29

2014-12-01 15:18:32

Nov 29 is a special day for Barcelona and Liverpool. For the Catalan club, it was the 115th anniversary of its founing. Meanwhile, the English team looked back on the same day 16 years ago when its iconic leader Steven Gerrard made his debut.

Star-chasing fan gets one-in-a-million treatment

2014-12-01 15:18:32

A Chinese soccer fan's once-in-a-lifetime experience may give his jealous peers a hint. Just as a right goal comes on the pitch, timing is everything.

Thanksgiving collection - food, PDA and clarification

2014-12-01 15:18:32

Thanks to the holiday season known for turkeys and shopping sprees, there's less tension on the court and more family warmth in NBA players' life.

Djokovic to reveal life story in short film series

2014-12-01 11:07:28

Men's tennis world number one Novak Djokovic will reveal "never before told" stories about his life in a short documentary series in partnership with Australian winery Jacob's Creek.

Retired English footballer Beckham involves in car crash

2014-11-30 20:36:24

Retired English footballer David Beckham and his eldest son Brooklyn were reported involved in a car crash on Saturday, local reports said.

Soccer great Pele in intensive care, condition improving

2014-11-28 10:54:09

Retired Brazilian soccer great Pele is in the intensive care unit in a Sao Paulo hospital where he is being treated for a urinary tract infection

Tennis star Murray to marry Kim Sears

2014-11-27 16:15:00

Wimbledon and US Open champion Andy Murray is set to marry long-time girlfriend Kim Sears, Murray's management team announced the engagement Wednesday.