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Glimpse of future as ATP shakes it up in Milan

Glimpse of future as ATP shakes it up in Milan

Published 06/11/2017

Men's tennis steps into the unknown next week when the young guns expected to follow in the footsteps of the current golden generation contest the inaugural Next Gen ATP Finals in Milan. [more…]

Factbox: A guide to the new innovations at the Next Gen ATP Finals

Factbox: A guide to the new innovations at the Next Gen ATP Finals

Published 06/11/2017

The ATP's flagship tournament for the world's top players aged 21 and under launches in Milan on Tuesday with a raft of new innovations that might leave regular fans scratching their heads. Here is a guide to what will be tested out in Milan. [more…]

Cantlay wins Las Vegas playoff for first PGA Tour title

Cantlay wins Las Vegas playoff for first PGA Tour title

Published 06/11/2017

Patrick Cantlay clinched his first PGA Tour victory in an error-strewn three-way playoff at the Shriners Hospitals for Children Open in Las Vegas on Sunday. [more…]

Flanagan scores stunning victory in New York City marathon

Flanagan scores stunning victory in New York City marathon

Published 06/11/2017

Shalane Flanagan became the first American woman to win the New York City Marathon in 40 years when she claimed a dominant victory over Kenyan three-times champion Mary Keitany on Sunday. [more…]

Sock snatches last ATP Finals spot with Paris title

Sock snatches last ATP Finals spot with Paris title

Published 05/11/2017

American Jack Sock snatched the last spot in the eight-man field for the season-ending ATP Finals when he beat Serbian qualifier Filip Krajinovic 5-7 6-4 6-1 to win the Paris Masters title on Sunday. [more…]

Astros win thriller, on brink of World Series crown

Astros win thriller, on brink of World Series crown

Published 30/10/2017

The Houston Astros traded blows with the Los Angeles Dodgers and escaped a thrilling back-and-forth, home-run filled clash with a 13-12 extra-innings victory on Sunday that put them one win away from their first World Series title. [more…]

Sounders, Whitecaps play scoreless draw in West semi-final

Sounders, Whitecaps play scoreless draw in West semi-final

Published 30/10/2017

Defending champions Seattle Sounders played out a goalless draw against host Vancouver Whitecaps in the first leg of the Western Conference semi-final of the Major League Soccer on Sunday. [more…]

Hamilton takes fourth title despite collision

Hamilton takes fourth title despite collision

Published 30/10/2017

An ecstatic Lewis Hamilton became Britain's first four-times Formula One world champion on Sunday after fighting back from last place following an opening-lap collision with arch-rival Sebastian Vettel at the Mexican Grand Prix. [more…]

Motor racing: The best man won, says beaten Vettel

Motor racing: The best man won, says beaten Vettel

Published 30/10/2017

Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel congratulated Mercedes rival Lewis Hamilton on joining him as a four times Formula One world champion on Sunday and vowed that next season would be different. [more…]

Motor racing: Verstappen wins big after week of controversy

Motor racing: Verstappen wins big after week of controversy

Published 30/10/2017

Max Verstappen might have cause to thank the Formula One stewards, even if only as a backhanded compliment, for giving him plenty to get stirred up about ahead of Sunday's Mexican Grand Prix. [more…]