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Reuters International Sports
Jun 26, 2019

IOC appoints 10 new members, Greece back in the fold
Greece, host of the first modern games in 1896, regained International Olympic Committee representation after four years on Wednesday when the head of its Olympic body Spyros Capralos was elected as one of 10 new members to the global organization.

Reuters International Sports
Jun 26, 2019

Olympics - Sponsorship rule change will not apply to everyone: Canadian official
Changes in Germany to the Olympic rule that restricted sponsorship opportunities for athletes during a Games are not a "one-size-fits-all" decision for all countries, Canadian Olympic Committee President Tricia Smith said on Wednesday.

Reuters International Sports
Jun 26, 2019

Hamilton returns to scene of most recent retirement
Lewis Hamilton will feel the heat, literally at least, in Austria this weekend as Formula One champions Mercedes seek to equal McLaren's modern-day record of 11 wins in a row and he returns to the scene of his most recent retirement.

Reuters International Sports
Jun 26, 2019

IOC overhauls bidding process for Games to stop dropouts
The International Olympic Committee outlined plans to overhaul the bidding process for future Games, stating that cities interested in hosting the Games should hold referendums before submitting official tenders to avoid having to withdraw their candidacy at a later date.

Reuters International Sports
Jun 26, 2019

England's Houghton and Bright injury doubts for Norway clash
England manager Phil Neville says defenders Steph Houghton and Millie Bright are "major doubts" for their women's World Cup quarter-final against Norway in Le Havre on Thursday.

Reuters International Sports
Jun 26, 2019

'No regrets,' says Spanish boxer-politician fighting gender violence
Miriam Gutierrez boxes with a mouthguard engraved with the words #genderviolence.

Reuters International Sports
Jun 26, 2019

Federer seeded second at Wimbledon, Nadal drops to three
Eight-time champion Roger Federer was confirmed as the second seed for Wimbledon on Wednesday, bumping Rafael Nadal down to third despite being ranked below the Spaniard.

Reuters International Sports
Jun 26, 2019

IOC approves exclusion of boxing body from Tokyo 2020 Games
The International Olympic Committee on Wednesday officially took over the boxing qualification and competition for next year's Tokyo 2020 Olympics and suspended international boxing federation AIBA following a vote at its session.

Reuters International Sports
Jun 26, 2019

Dutch hero Martens admits team rode luck on their way to win
Netherlands goal hero Lieke Martens admitted her side struggled through the closing stages of Tuesday's women's World Cup victory over Japan but said a team sometimes need a little luck to progress in the tournament.

Reuters International Sports
Jun 26, 2019

MLB roundup: Yanks set homer record in win over Jays
DJ LeMahieu and Aaron Judge hit back-to-back homers in the first inning as the New York Yankees set the major league record by homering for the 28th straight game and held on for a 4-3 victory over the Toronto Blue Jays on Tuesday night at Yankee Stadium.

Reuters International Sports
Jun 26, 2019

Curacao claim shock quarter-final berth at Gold Cup
Jurien Gaari scored a stoppage time equalizer as Curacao held Jamaica 1-1 at the Gold Cup in Los Angeles on Tuesday and booked a surprise quarter-final for the tiny Caribbean nation.

Reuters International Sports
Jun 26, 2019

Honduras dump El Salvador from Gold Cup with 4-0 result
Honduras upset El Salvador 4-0 at the Gold Cup in Los Angeles on Tuesday, a result that sent Curacao through to the quarter-finals at the expense of El Salvador.

Reuters International Sports
Jun 26, 2019

Japan must accept 'cruel' late penalty, says coach Takakura
The referee's decision to award the Netherlands a late penalty against Japan in Tuesday's women's World Cup last-16 match was one of many "cruel decisions" made by VAR during the tournament, Japanese coach Asako Takakura said after the side lost 2-1.

Reuters International Sports
Jun 25, 2019

Jamaica through to quarters with 1-1 draw against Curacao
Jamaica advanced to the quarter-finals of the Gold Cup with a 1-1 draw against Curacao in their final Group C match in Los Angeles on Thursday but may be left to rue squandering several gilt-edged chances.

Reuters International Sports
Jun 25, 2019

No grass courts? No problem, says Wimbledon king Djokovic
Lack of grass courts in Serbia will not be detrimental to Novak Djokovic's bid to defend his Wimbledon title, the world number one said in the early stages of his training for the July 1-14 tournament at the All England Club.

Reuters International Sports
Jun 25, 2019

LeMahieu gives Yankees record homer streak
Leadoff man DJ LeMahieu went deep leading off the bottom of the first inning against the Toronto Blue Jays, allowing the Yankees to break the major league record for most consecutive games with a home run, 28.

Reuters International Sports
Jun 25, 2019

NBA notebook: Raptors president confident team can sign Leonard
Toronto Raptors president Masai Ujiri said Tuesday he has met with Kawhi Leonard, who is days away from becoming a free agent, and is confident the NBA champions can re-sign the superstar.

Reuters International Sports
Jun 25, 2019

NHL notebook: Blues remove Berube's interim tag with deal
Craig Berube, who led the St. Louis Blues to the Stanley Cup as an interim head coach, signed a three-year contract Tuesday to stay with the team.

Reuters International Sports
Jun 25, 2019

MLB notebook: Cardinals' Hicks to have Tommy John surgery
The St. Louis Cardinals confirmed Tuesday that hard-throwing reliever Jordan Hicks will undergo Tommy John surgery on his injured right elbow.

Reuters International Sports
Jun 25, 2019

Ostapenko, Cornet among upset winners at Eastbourne
Sloane Stephens was one of five top-16 seeds sent packing Tuesday at the Nature Valley International at Eastbourne, England.

Reuters International Sports
Jun 25, 2019

Martens sends Netherlands through to maiden quarter-finals
The Netherlands reached the women's World Cup quarter-finals for the first time when Lieke Martens' last-gasp penalty earned them a 2-1 victory against Japan on Tuesday.

Reuters International Sports
Jun 25, 2019

Iguodala: 'Bone bruise' in 2018 playoffs was a fractured leg
Golden State Warriors forward Andre Iguodala said he missed time during the 2018 playoffs with a fractured leg, despite the team claiming it was a bone bruise.

Reuters International Sports
Jun 25, 2019

Wickenheiser heads six-member Hockey Hall of Fame class
Former Canadian women's star Hayley Wickenheiser headlines the six-player class chosen to the Hockey Hall of Fame on Tuesday.

Reuters International Sports
Jun 25, 2019

Wimbledon champion Kerber beats Stosur in Eastbourne
Wimbledon champion Angelique Kerber continued her impressive build-up with a 6-4 6-4 defeat of Australian Sam Stosur in her opening match at the Eastbourne championships on Tuesday.

Reuters International Sports
Jun 25, 2019

Italy restore fan pride at women's World Cup
Italy's women have gone some way to restoring pride among the country's football fans after reaching the World Cup quarter-finals following a series of failures by the men's team.

Reuters International Sports
Jun 25, 2019

Ex-heavyweight champ Klitschko rescued at sea
Former heavyweight champion Wladimir Klitschko said a trip with family and friends ended in a rescue off the coast of Spain after their yacht caught fire.

Reuters International Sports
Jun 25, 2019

Rangers activate Gallo from IL
The Texas Rangers activated outfielder Joey Gallo from the 10-day injured list in time to start Tuesday night's game in Detroit.

Reuters International Sports
Jun 25, 2019

Red Sox activate P Wright following 80-game suspension
The Boston Red Sox activated right-handed pitcher Steven Wright from the restricted list Tuesday after he served an 80-game suspension without pay for testing positive for a performance-enhancing substance.

Reuters International Sports
Jun 25, 2019

Italy beat China 2-0 to continue dream World Cup return
Italy beat China 2-0 to qualify for the quarter-finals of the women's World Cup in convincing fashion on Tuesday as their dream return to the tournament after a 20-year absence continued.

Reuters International Sports
Jun 25, 2019

Copa America organizers 'satisfied' with use of VAR despite lengthy delays
Copa America organizers CONMEBOL defended the use of video technology at the tournament after revealing VAR stoppages had averaged two minutes 26 seconds per intervention, nearly double the time taken at the 2018 World Cup.

Reuters International Sports
Jun 25, 2019

Raptors president Ujiri confident team can sign Leonard
Toronto Raptors president Masai Ujiri said Tuesday he has met with Kawhi Leonard, who is days away from becoming a free agent, and is confident the NBA champions can re-sign the superstar.

Reuters International Sports
Jun 25, 2019

Djokovic impresses as gets back in grasscourt groove
Reigning champion Novak Djokovic said he is looking forward to getting back on the All England Club's "sacred" Centre Court as his build-up for Wimbledon began in earnest on Tuesday.

Reuters International Sports
Jun 25, 2019

Djokovic has sympathy for Nadal over Wimbledon seedings gripe
Spaniard Rafael Nadal received support from Wimbledon champion Novak Djokovic on Tuesday after criticising the unique seedings formula used by the grasscourt Grand Slam which gets underway at the All England Club on Monday.

Reuters International Sports
Jun 25, 2019

Breakdancing takes next step toward Paris 2024 Games
Breakdancing and three other sports took another step toward appearing at the Paris 2024 Olympics after the International Olympic Committee on Tuesday voted in favor of their inclusion.

Reuters International Sports
Jun 25, 2019

Capitals' Orpik retires after 15 seasons
Washington Capitals defenseman Brooks Orpik retired from the NHL after 15 seasons.

Reuters International Sports
Jun 25, 2019

Russian race walker given four-year ban for doping
Russian race walker Maria Ponomareva has been handed a four-year suspension for doping, the Athletics Integrity Unit (AIU) said in a statement on Tuesday.

Reuters International Sports
Jun 25, 2019

Tokyo 2020 Games domestic sponsorship tops $3 billion as companies pile in
The Tokyo 2020 Olympics have generated record domestic sponsorship revenues of more than $3 billion, the International Olympic Committee said on Tuesday - three times more than any previous summer Games.

Reuters International Sports
Jun 25, 2019

Two Russian biathletes get four-year bans for doping: IBU
Two Russian biathletes have been suspended for four years for doping violations detected in data from Russia's former anti-doping agency laboratory, the International Biathlon Union (IBU) said on Tuesday.

Reuters International Sports
Jun 25, 2019

Nadal says Wimbledon's seedings system 'not a good thing'
Spaniard Rafael Nadal has criticized Wimbledon's unique seedings formula, which could hinder his chances of a third title when the tournament starts on Monday.

Reuters International Sports
Jun 25, 2019

Mercedes boss optimistic that Ocon will be in F1 next year
Mercedes team boss Toto Wolff has taken a dig at Renault counterpart Cyril Abiteboul while remaining confident that French driver Esteban Ocon will secure a seat in Formula One next season.

Reuters International Sports
Jun 25, 2019

Former technical head Lowe leaves Williams F1 team
Former technical director Paddy Lowe is leaving Williams with immediate effect and has stepped down from the board of directors, the Formula One team said on Tuesday.

Reuters International Sports
Jun 25, 2019

Refreshed Kerber relishing emotional return to Wimbledon's grass
Angelique Kerber was born on Germany's Baltic coast, but for her Wimbledon feels like the green, green grass of home.

Reuters International Sports
Jun 25, 2019

Tsitsipas faces steep learning curve at Wimbledon
The rise of Stefanos Tsitsipas is one of the feel-good stories of tennis this year but the Greek world number six with the infectious smile and aggressive game will be out of his comfort zone as the grass-court season builds up to Wimbledon.

Reuters International Sports
Jun 25, 2019

MLB roundup: Yanks tie homer-streak record
Giancarlo Stanton hit his first homer of the season to highlight a seven-run sixth inning, and the New York Yankees tied a major league record by homering for the 27th straight game Monday night before holding on for a 10-8 victory over the visiting Toronto Blue Jays.

Reuters International Sports
Jun 25, 2019

NBA awards: Antetokounmpo wins MVP, Doncic top rookie
Milwaukee Bucks forward Giannis Antetokounmpo became the second European player to be selected the NBA's Most Valuable Player, winning the honor on Monday night at the league's awards show in Santa Monica, Calif.

Reuters International Sports
Jun 24, 2019

NBA awards: Doncic top rookie, Siakam most improved
Luka Doncic, the No. 3 overall selection who was traded to the Dallas Mavericks on draft day in 2018, won the NBA Rookie of the Year Award on Monday night at the league's awards show in Santa Monica, Calif.

Reuters International Sports
Jun 24, 2019

MLB notebook: Dodgers to extend netting
One day after a fan a Dodger Stadium got hit in the head by a foul ball, the Los Angeles Dodgers announced Monday that they would extend the protective netting further down the foul lines.

Reuters International Sports
Jun 24, 2019

Olympics: Garcetti says LA will rake in $1 billion profit from 2028 Games
The 2028 Summer Games will see host city Los Angeles record a profit of at least $1 billion, mayor Eric Garcetti told a sports summit on Monday.

Reuters International Sports
Jun 24, 2019

Olympics: As Games suitors dwindle, sport still good business, says LA
While another reduced bid process was completed on Monday with Milan-Cortina d'Ampezzo winning the 2026 Winter Olympics, the Los Angeles Sport Council (LASC) released a report that said sport, including the Games, is good business.

Reuters International Sports
Jun 24, 2019

Federer looks to turn number nine Wimbledon dream into reality
Historically, emotionally and statistically, Roger Federer remains the man to beat at Wimbledon even at the 21st time of asking.

Reuters International Sports
Jun 24, 2019

Ecuador's draw with Japan send Paraguay into quarters
Japan and Ecuador were eliminated from the Copa America on Monday after their 1-1 draw gifted Paraguay a quarter-final berth as one of the two best third-placed sides.

Reuters International Sports
Jun 24, 2019

Cavani pounces against Chile to give Uruguay top spot
A late header from Edinson Cavani gave Uruguay a 1-0 win over Copa America holders Chile on Monday which saw them snatch top spot in Group C at their opponents' expense and set up a quarter-final meeting with Peru.

Reuters International Sports
Jun 24, 2019

Woods dropped from wrongful death case
A family's wrongful death lawsuit that was filed last month against Tiger Woods, a Florida restaurant named for him, and Woods' girlfriend, Erica Herman, the eatery's general manager, is no longer targeting the star golfer, Woods' attorney said Monday.

Reuters International Sports
Jun 24, 2019

Dodgers to extend netting after latest fan injury
One day after a fan a Dodger Stadium got hit in the head by a foul ball, the Los Angeles Dodgers announced Monday that they would extend the protective netting further down the foul lines.

Reuters International Sports
Jun 24, 2019

Canada rues 'Gretzky' moment during World Cup exit
Canada crashed out of the women's World Cup on Monday with a 1-0 loss to Sweden that left many wondering why the country's most prolific goal scorer was not called upon for a late penalty that would have tied the game.

Reuters International Sports
Jun 24, 2019

Orioles sign C Rutschman to record $8.1 million bonus
No. 1 overall draft pick Adley Rutschman signed with the Baltimore Orioles on Monday, receiving a major-league-record $8.1 million signing bonus, according to MLB.com.

Reuters International Sports
Jun 24, 2019

Hawks acquire Turner from Blazers for Bazemore
Evan Turner was dealt from the Portland Trail Blazers to the Atlanta Hawks for Kent Bazemore on Monday in a swap of similar "3-and-D" wing players.

Reuters International Sports
Jun 24, 2019

Bolsonaro backs Rio to host 2021 Brazilian Grand Prix
Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro vowed on Monday to move the 2021 Brazilian Formula One Grand Prix to Rio de Janeiro after the contract for Sao Paulo's Interlagos racetrack expires next year.

Reuters International Sports
Jun 24, 2019

Cardinals RHP Hicks diagnosed with torn UCL
St. Louis Cardinals right-handed closer Jordan Hicks was diagnosed with a torn ulnar collateral ligament in his pitching elbow on Monday.

Reuters International Sports
Jun 24, 2019

ATP roundup: Verdasco records win at Eastbourne
Fifth-seeded Fernando Verdasco of Spain recovered from a slow start to post a 6-7 (3), 6-4, 6-1 victory over Australia's John Millman on Monday in the opening round of the Nature Valley International at Eastbourne, England.

Reuters International Sports
Jun 24, 2019

Sweden sink Canada to set up Germany clash
Sweden's Stina Blackstenius struck in the second half as they won 1-0 against Canada, who missed a late penalty, at the women's World Cup to set up a quarter-final against Germany.

Reuters International Sports
Jun 24, 2019

Hamilton says governing body should decide F1 rules, not teams
Five-times world champion Lewis Hamilton said decisions about Formula One's rules should be left in the hands of the governing body rather than teams with vested interests.

Reuters International Sports
Jun 24, 2019

Reports: Hawks to acquire Turner from Blazers for Bazemore
Evan Turner is on the move in a proposed trade from the Portland Trail Blazers to the Atlanta Hawks, according to multiple reports.

Reuters International Sports
Jun 24, 2019

No magic formula to Barty's rise, says coach Tyzzer
How do you take a player with no ranking and who had just spent a year hitting cricket rather than tennis balls and turn her into a Grand Slam champion and world number one in three years, Ashleigh Barty's coach Craig Tyzzer was asked on Monday.

Reuters International Sports
Jun 24, 2019

Grit and experience just enough for U.S to progress
The United States may be one of the superpowers of women's soccer but they needed to draw on all their experience to get past Spain on Monday and set up a quarter-final clash with hosts France.

Reuters International Sports
Jun 24, 2019

NBA fines Knicks $50,000 for rules violation
The NBA fined the New York Knicks $50,000 for failing to allow a New York Daily News reporter to attend a news conference introducing draft picks R.J. Barrett and Ignas Brazdeikis.

Reuters International Sports
Jun 24, 2019

Flyers re-sign D Sanheim to two-year deal
The Philadelphia Flyers re-signed restricted free agent defenseman Travis Sanheim to a two-year, $6.5 million contract on Monday.

Reuters International Sports
Jun 24, 2019

Reaction to Milan and Cortina d'Ampezzo winning vote to host 2026 Winter Games
Reaction to Milan and Cortina d'Ampezzo being announced as hosts of the 2026 Winter Olympics and Paralympics on Monday.

Reuters International Sports
Jun 24, 2019

Swedes struggle with rejection after bitter Winter Games defeat
A devastated Swedish bid team struggled with rejection on Monday after the International Olympic Committee (IOC) snubbed their promise of a sustainable Winter Games, instead awarding the 2026 event to Milan-Cortina d'Ampezzo.

Reuters International Sports
Jun 24, 2019

Rapinoe on the spot to take U.S. into quarter-finals
The United States needed two Megan Rapinoe penalties, one of them controversially confirmed after a lengthy VAR review, to beat Spain 2-1 on Monday and set up a quarter-final clash with hosts France at the women's World Cup.

Reuters International Sports
Jun 24, 2019

Pliskova moves on in Eastbourne after sister act
Second seed Karolina Pliskova was just happy not to have her twin sister on the other side of the net as she made a winning start at the Eastbourne championships on Monday.

Reuters International Sports
Jun 24, 2019

Milan and Cortina d'Ampezzo to host 2026 Winter Games
Milan and Cortina d'Ampezzo are promising an Italian Olympics packed with style and elan after winning the right to stage the 2026 Winter Games on Monday.

Reuters International Sports
Jun 24, 2019

Halep will not play Fed Cup if format changes
Former world number one and Romanian stalwart Simona Halep says she loves the current format of the Fed Cup and would boycott the competition if the 'home and away' format changes.

Reuters International Sports
Jun 24, 2019

Factbox: Facts about Milan-Cortina d'Ampezzo, host of the 2026 Winter Games
Facts about Milan and Cortina d'Ampezzo which won the bid to host the 2026 Winter Olympics. The International Olympic Committee (IOC) elected the winning bid on Monday.

Reuters International Sports
Jun 24, 2019

Ibrahimovic, Rooney highlight MLS All-Star roster
Forwards Zlatan Ibrahimovic, Wayne Rooney and Carlos Vela anchor the 26-man roster announced Monday for the 2019 MLS All-Star Game.

Reuters International Sports
Jun 24, 2019

France to try former IAAF chief Diack for corruption, money laundering: source
Former IAAF chief Lamine Diack and his son Papa Massata will be tried in France on charges of corruption and money laundering, a French judicial source said on Monday.

Reuters International Sports
Jun 24, 2019

New world number one Barty out of Eastbourne with arm injury
New world number one Ashleigh Barty has suffered a Wimbledon injury scare and has withdrawn from this week's Eastbourne grasscourt tournament.

Reuters International Sports
Jun 24, 2019

Online abuse only makes us stronger, says Mercedes boss
Mercedes have endured a torrent of online abuse in the two weeks since the Canadian Grand Prix but team boss Toto Wolff says the 'haters' have only strengthened the Formula One champions' resolve.

Reuters International Sports
Jun 24, 2019

Time for France to step up their game as U.S. clash looms
France are admittedly far from their best at the women's World Cup, and with a likely quarter-final clash against world champions the United States looming, Les Bleues need to improve if they are to win their maiden title on home soil.

Reuters International Sports
Jun 24, 2019

Cameroon face inquiry and possible action after England defeat
Cameroon face an inquiry and possible disciplinary action from soccer authorities after a series of incidents in their 3-0 defeat by England in the last 16 of the women's World Cup on Sunday.

Reuters International Sports
Jun 24, 2019

Bottas can still challenge Hamilton, says Wolff
Valtteri Bottas can still challenge runaway leader Lewis Hamilton for the Formula One title but he needs to adapt his driving style to do it, according to Mercedes team boss Toto Wolff.

Reuters International Sports
Jun 24, 2019

Early Australia exit heaps pressure on embattled FFA
A calamitous penalty shootout loss to Norway was a fitting end to a chaotic women's World Cup campaign for an Australia team haunted by the shock sacking of former coach Alen Stajcic.

Reuters International Sports
Jun 24, 2019

Dominant Hamilton is setting a record pace
Lewis Hamilton could overtake Michael Schumacher's record haul of 91 wins by the end of the season, however surreal that may sound.

Reuters International Sports
Jun 24, 2019

China Mengniu Dairy, Coca-Cola sign Olympic deal to 2032
China Mengniu Dairy and Coca-Cola have signed a global Olympic deal as joint beverages and dairy sponsors starting from 2021 until 2032, the International Olympic Committee (IOC) said on Monday.

Reuters International Sports
Jun 24, 2019

MLB roundup: Pinch-hit HR lifts Braves over Nats in 10
Johan Camargo hit a two-run, pinch-hit homer in the top of the 10th inning to give the Atlanta Braves a 4-3 win over the host Washington Nationals on Sunday.

Reuters International Sports
Jun 24, 2019

New top dog Barty plays down Goolagong Cawley comparisons
Ashleigh Barty is honored to become Australia's first women's world number one since Evonne Goolagong Cawley but feels she has a lot more to do to be worthy of comparison with the indigenous great.

Reuters International Sports
Jun 23, 2019

Mets' Callaway, Vargas confront reporter after loss
New York Mets manager Mickey Callaway cursed and pitcher Jason Vargas had to be restrained from a confrontation with a reporter during a postgame incident in the team's clubhouse Sunday.

Reuters International Sports
Jun 23, 2019

Mexico edge Martinique to top Gold Cup group
Seven-times Gold Cup champions Mexico secured top spot in Group A with a 3-2 win over Martinique in Charlotte, North Carolina on Sunday.

Reuters International Sports
Jun 23, 2019

Athletics: Thompson completes sprint double at Jamaican trials
Olympic champion Elaine Thompson posted a world-leading 22.00 to win the 200 meters on Sunday and complete the sprint double on the last day of the Jamaican trials.

Reuters International Sports
Jun 23, 2019

Inspired by Webb, Green joins Australia's major winners club
Four years ago Hannah Green was attending the U.S. Women's Open as part of her reward for winning a Karrie Webb scholarship. On Sunday, she followed in Webb's footsteps by winning the Women's PGA Championship, becoming the third Australian to win a major.

Reuters International Sports
Jun 23, 2019

NASCAR notebook: DiBenedetto shines with career-best result at Sonoma
SONOMA, Calif. - In the last 11 laps of Sunday's Toyota/Save Mart 350 at Sonoma Raceway, Matt DiBenedetto passed seven-time Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series champion Jimmie Johnson for fifth place and 2014 Champion Kevin Harvick for fourth.

Reuters International Sports
Jun 23, 2019

Woman struck by Bellinger's foul liner taken to hospital
A woman struck in the head by a foul ball off the bat of Los Angeles Dodgers star Cody Bellinger was transported to a hospital for tests and observation on Sunday.

Reuters International Sports
Jun 23, 2019

Gutierrez lifts SKC past Crew to stop skid
Felipe Gutierrez scored and Tim Melia made four saves when Sporting Kansas City ended a four-game winless streak with a 1-0 defeat of the Columbus Crew at Mapfre Stadium in Columbus, Ohio, on Sunday.

Reuters International Sports
Jun 23, 2019

Baez hits career homer No. 100 as Cubs rally past Mets
On a day for noteworthy home runs, Javier Baez made the 100th of his career one to savor, rallying the Chicago Cubs to a 5-3 victory on Sunday over the visiting New York Mets.

Reuters International Sports
Jun 23, 2019

Sky take down WNBA-leading Sun
The host Chicago Sky rode a big second quarter to a 93-75 rout of the WNBA-leading Connecticut Sun on Sunday evening.

Reuters International Sports
Jun 23, 2019

Cavallini, David hat-tricks power Canada into quarter-finals
Lucas Cavallini and Jonathan David each scored a hat-trick as Canada romped to a 7-0 win over Cuba in Charlotte, North Carolina, on Sunday to seal their spot in the Gold Cup quarter-finals.

Reuters International Sports
Jun 23, 2019

Australia's Green makes first win a major at Women's PGA
Hannah Green became the third Australian woman to win a major with a one-stroke victory over South Korean Park Sung-hyun at the Women's PGA Championship in Chaska, Minnesota on Sunday.

Reuters International Sports
Jun 23, 2019

Golf: Reavie holds off Bradley for first tour victory in 11 years
Chez Reavie took advantage of a three-shot swing at the 17th hole to win his first PGA Tour event in 11 years by four strokes at the Travelers Championship on Sunday.

Reuters International Sports
Jun 23, 2019

Henry sends France into last eight with Brazil extra-time win
France captain Amandine Henry came to the rescue as the hosts scraped into the women's World Cup quarter-finals with a 2-1 win against Brazil after extra time on Sunday, setting up a likely clash with holders the United States.

Reuters International Sports
Jun 23, 2019

Mental strength is France's best asset at World Cup
If France have been far from brilliant at the women's World Cup so far, their 2-1 extra-time win over Brazil in the last-16 on Sunday clearly showed they have strong mental resources.

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