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  • Jose Bautista had courtside view for memorable Slam Dunk Contest

    Jose Bautista had courtside view for memorable Slam Dunk Contest

    It's NBA All-Star weekend and Toronto Blue Jays All-Star Jose Bautista is taking it all in. … More »

    Big League Stew - 4 minutes 56 seconds ago
  • Vinci ends three-year title drought by triumphing in St. Petersburg

    Italy's Roberta Vinci captured her 10th WTA singles title on Sunday after she outclassed Swiss teenager Belinda Bencic 6-4 6-3 to win the St. Petersburg Ladies Trophy. The U.S. Open finalist, who had previously announced that she would quit tennis … More »

    Reuters - 5 minutes ago
  • Tennis-Vinci ends three-year title drought by triumphing in St. Petersburg

    Italy's Roberta Vinci captured her 10th WTA singles title on Sunday after she outclassed Swiss teenager Belinda Bencic 6-4 6-3 to win the St. Petersburg Ladies Trophy. The U.S. Open finalist, who had previously announced that she would quit tennis … More »

    Reuters - 5 minutes ago
  • Welbeck writes his own fairytale to spoil Leicester's

    Welbeck writes his own fairytale to spoil Leicester's

    By Ian Chadband LONDON (Reuters) - Arsenal's Danny Welbeck proved Premier League fairytales are not simply the preserve of Leicester City as the forgotten striker returned to give the London side's title push a fantastic last-gasp fillip on Sunday. … More »

    Reuters - 7 minutes ago
  • Coe meets with Russian athletics chief to discuss doping ban

    Coe meets with Russian athletics chief to discuss doping ban

    IAAF President Sebastian Coe has met with the new head of the Russian athletics federation, which was banned from world track and field in November over doping. Shlyakhtin briefed Coe on reforms in Russian track and field, saying they are ''an … More »

    AP - Sports - 12 minutes ago
  • Halep set to defend Dubai with no Serena

    Simona Halep wasn't sure she would be healthy enough to defend her title at the hardcourt Dubai Tennis Championships, which start Monday, so she didn't enter the event at first. ''I know it's going to be tough to defend my title, but I'm trying to … More »

    AP - Sports - 13 minutes ago
  • Cannady's clutch 3s lead Columbia over Princeton in OT 88-83

    Devin Cannady scored a career-high 23 points and hit two 3-pointers in the final 11 seconds of regulation to cap a nine-point comeback, and Princeton ended the overtime period on a 12-0 run to beat Columbia 88-83 on Saturday. Columbia scored the … More »

    AP - Sports - 19 minutes ago
  • Tennis-World Indoor Tournament men's singles final result

    Feb 14 (Infostrada Sports) - Result from the World Indoor Tournament Men's Singles Final on Sunday Martin Klizan (Slovakia) beat 5-Gael Monfils (France) 6-7(1) 6-3 6-1 … More »

    Reuters - 19 minutes ago
  • After an early exit in singles, Canadian Vasek Pospisil takes the doubles title in Rotterdam

    After an early exit in singles, Canadian Vasek Pospisil takes the doubles title in Rotterdam

    Perhaps a trophy, at the ATP Tour 500-level tournament in Rotterdam, will help kickstart Canadian Vasek Pospisil's so-far desultory 2016 campaign. … More »

    Eh Game - 19 minutes ago
  • Joseph hat-trick powers England to big win in Italy

    Joseph hat-trick powers England to big win in Italy

    By Isla Binnie ROME (Reuters) - A hat-trick of tries by centre Jonathan Joseph and a storming second-half performance swept a previously stuttering England to a 40-9 victory over Italy on Sunday that took them top of the Six Nations standings after … More »

    Reuters - 27 minutes ago
  • Proud Ranieri rues refereeing decisions as Leicester falter

    By Alistair Smout LONDON (Reuters) - Leicester City manager Claudio Ranieri said he was angry with the referee after his league leaders slipped to a heartbreaking stoppage-time loss against title rivals Arsenal having played most of the second half … More »

    Reuters - 29 minutes ago
  • Venus wins every set to take Taiwan Open

    Venus wins every set to take Taiwan Open

    Top-seeded Venus Williams overpowered Misaki Doi of Japan 6-4, 6-2 on Sunday to win the Taiwan Open without dropping a set in the tournament. Williams saved six of nine break points in her first meeting against the second-seeded Doi. The … More »

    AP - Sports - 31 minutes ago
  • As Wild imploded, Mike Yeo couldn’t escape this firing

    As Wild imploded, Mike Yeo couldn’t escape this firing

    But he wasn’t getting out of this losing streak alive. Nobody stepped up offensively. His star players were unconfident empty sweaters. The goaltending, although not stellar lately, wasn’t the problem, despite Dubnyk failing to win in his last 10 … More »

    Puck Daddy - 36 minutes ago
  • Germany's Friedrich wins 3rd straight 2-man bob world title

    Germany's Friedrich wins 3rd straight 2-man bob world title

    Francesco Friedrich edged fellow German Johannes Lochner to clinch his third straight two-man bob world title on Sunday, and Germany also won the team competition hours later. It gave Germany a perfect three golds from as many competitions after … More »

    AP - Sports - 41 minutes ago
  • De Villiers steers South Africa to ODI series win

    De Villiers steers South Africa to ODI series win

    By Nick Said CAPE TOWN (Reuters) - South Africa captain AB de Villiers smashed an unbeaten 101 in his 200th one-day international to lead the hosts to a five-wicket victory over England and a 3-2 series win on Sunday. England spluttered to 236 all … More »

    Reuters - 43 minutes ago
  • Honda scores 1, sets up another as AC Milan beats Genoa 2-1

    Honda scores 1, sets up another as AC Milan beats Genoa 2-1

    Keisuke Honda scored one goal and helped set up another as AC Milan extended its unbeaten streak to seven matches with a 2-1 win over Genoa in Serie A on Sunday. Milan moved within two points of fifth-place Inter Milan, which was visiting … More »

    AP - Sports - 44 minutes ago
  • Leicester Premier League lead cut after 2-1 loss at Arsenal

    Leicester Premier League lead cut after 2-1 loss at Arsenal

    After 10 months out injured, Danny Welbeck took barely 10 minutes on his return from surgery to score a precious goal for Arsenal. The striker's header in the fifth minute of stoppage time secured a 2-1 victory over 10-man Leicester on Sunday, … More »

    AP - Sports - 44 minutes ago
  • Liverpool thrashes last-place Villa 6-0 in Premier League

    Liverpool thrashes last-place Villa 6-0 in Premier League

    Liverpool scored four goals in 13 second-half minutes to complete a 6-0 win at last-place Aston Villa in the Premier League on Sunday for the team's biggest victory under manager Juergen Klopp. Making his first league start in four months, striker … More »

    AP - Sports - 53 minutes ago
  • Liverpool crush beleaguered Villa 6-0

    Liverpool crush beleaguered Villa 6-0

    Liverpool pushed Aston Villa even closer to relegation when they crushed the Premier League's bottom club 6-0 on Sunday leading to a mass exodus of home fans long before the final whistle at Villa Park. Liverpool went ahead when Daniel Sturridge, … More »

    Reuters - 58 minutes ago
  • 4 UK rowers rescued from Atlantic after boat capsizes

    Four British women trying to cross the Atlantic in a rowing boat have been rescued after they were stranded in the mid-Atlantic Ocean for more than 16 hours when their boat capsized and they lost their oars. The Maritime and Coastguard Agency says … More »

    AP - Sports - 1 hour 0 minutes ago
  • Five storylines to watch at Daytona

    Five storylines to watch at Daytona

    From a new look, to new rules, to an old face in a new place, Yahoo Sports' Jay Busbee runs through his five things to keep an eye on throughout the week. … More »

    Yahoo Sports Videos - 1 hour 5 minutes ago
  • Vinci beats Bencic to win St. Petersburg

    Roberta Vinci snapped a losing streak in finals to beat top-seeded Belinda Bencic 6-4, 6-3 and take the inaugural St. Petersburg Ladies Trophy on Sunday. It is the 10th career win for No. 16-ranked Vinci in a WTA singles final and ends her 0-4 … More »

    AP - Sports - 1 hour 5 minutes ago
  • Schwartzel wins Tshwane Open by 8 shots

    Charl Schwartzel raced away from the rest of the field to win the European Tour's Tshwane Open by eight shots on Sunday as he closed with a 7-under 63 to finish 16 under par. It delivered an 11th European Tour title for Schwartzel, who had ended a … More »

    AP - Sports - 1 hour 5 minutes ago
  • Schwartzel cruises to Tshwane Open victory

    South Africa’s Charl Schwartzel claimed an 11th European Tour title as he cruised to an eight-shot victory at the Tshwane Open on Sunday. “I played well the whole week, today was a bit iffy at stages, but the difference was I putted really well,” … More »

    Reuters - 1 hour 16 minutes ago
  • Welbeck makes outlandish comeback to keep Gunners dreaming

    Welbeck makes outlandish comeback to keep Gunners dreaming

    By Ian Chadband LONDON (Reuters) - Danny Welbeck came off the bench for his first game in 10 months to earn Arsenal the most dramatic of last-gasp comeback wins over Premier League leaders Leicester City at an ecstatic Emirates Stadium with his … More »

    Reuters - 1 hour 39 minutes ago
  • Golf: Schwartzel cruises to Tshwane Open victory

    South Africa’s Charl Schwartzel claimed an 11th European Tour title as he cruised to an eight-shot victory at the Tshwane Open on Sunday. “I played well the whole week, today was a bit iffy at stages, but the difference was I putted really well,” … More »

    Reuters - 1 hour 59 minutes ago
  • Tennis-St. Petersburg Trophy women's singles final result

    Feb 14 (Infostrada Sports) - Result from the St. Petersburg Trophy Women's Singles Final on Sunday 2-Roberta Vinci (Italy) beat 1-Belinda Bencic (Switzerland) 6-4 6-3 … More »

    Reuters - 2 hours 0 minutes ago
  • Johaug claims 2nd win in as many days in Falun

    Therese Johaug again proved too strong for the rest of the field in Falun to take her second cross-country World Cup victory in two days as Norway swept the podium on Sunday. Johaug won the 10-kilometer freestyle after shaking off second-place … More »

    AP - Sports - 2 hours 3 minutes ago
  • Golf-European Tour Tshwane Open scores

    Feb 14 (Infostrada Sports) - Scores from the European Tour Tshwane Open at the par-70 course on Sunday in Waterkloof -16 Charl Schwartzel (South Africa) 71 64 66 63 -8 Jeff Winther (Denmark) 73 66 69 64 -6 Anthony Michael (South Africa) 64 69 71 70 … More »

    Reuters - 2 hours 18 minutes ago
  • Honda's 30-metre strike sinks Genoa at soggy San Siro

    A thumping 30-metre strike by Keisuke Honda, his first Serie A goal for 18 months, gave AC Milan a 2-1 win over Genoa at a half-empty, soggy San Siro on Sunday to keep them in contention for a Champions League return. The Japanese midfielder also … More »

    Reuters - 2 hours 32 minutes ago
  • American cyclist Coryn Rivera riding fast road to Rio

    Coryn Rivera's father had ridden off ahead of her. ''I still remember that,'' Wally Rivera said with a laugh, recalling the scene nearly 15 years later. Rivera's big goal this year is qualifying for the Rio Olympics, then adding to her … More »

    AP - Sports - 2 hours 43 minutes ago
  • Geisenberger claims 4th straight luge World Cup title

    Geisenberger claims 4th straight luge World Cup title

    Olympic champion Natalie Geisenberger finished fourth at a luge World Cup to claim her fourth successive overall title, while German compatriot Tatjana Huefner clinched her first European title on Sunday. The second last race of the season doubled … More »

    AP - Sports - 2 hours 44 minutes ago
  • Minnesota redshirt has a lot to wrestle for in ill young pal

    Minnesota redshirt has a lot to wrestle for in ill young pal

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) -- Larry Early III is redshirting his first year at Minnesota. He still has a whole lot to wrestle for. … More »

    AP - Sports - 2 hours 48 minutes ago
  • John Scott showered with 'MVP' chants in AHL return

    John Scott showered with 'MVP' chants in AHL return

    John Scott returned to reality on Saturday night when he took to the ice at Mile One Centre in St. John’s for the Ice Caps’ game against the Toronto Marlies. … More »

    Puck Daddy - 3 hours ago
  • Yahoo Daily Fantasy Hockey: Lundqvist, Backes solid Sunday plays

    Yahoo Daily Fantasy Hockey: Lundqvist, Backes solid Sunday plays

    Sunday's five-game Valentine's Day NHL slate offers non-stop thrilling action, with a 7:30 p.m. EST divisional battle between the rival Rangers and Flyers capping off a day that starts with a pair of 12:30 games. … More »

    Puck Daddy - 3 hours ago
  • West Indies stun India to win maiden U-19 World Cup

    West Indies stunned overwhelming favourites India to clinch their maiden ICC Under-19 World Cup title after Keacy Carty's unbeaten half-century helped them chase down a tricky target for a five-wicket victory in a tense final on Sunday. At a time … More »

    Reuters - 4 hours ago
  • Germany's Neureuther wins men's World Cup slalom in Japan

    Germany's Neureuther wins men's World Cup slalom in Japan

    Felix Neureuther of Germany won the men's World Cup slalom in Japan on Sunday, edging Andre Myhrer of Sweden. Neureuther, fifth after the first run, clocked a time of 56.96 seconds in the second run to finish 0.05 seconds ahead of Myhrer. Marco … More »

    AP - Sports - 4 hours ago
  • Loew rues bad Badstuber luck after latest injury

    Germany coach Joachim Loew has described Holger Badstuber's run of injuries as "unbelievable" after the Bayern Munich centre back's hopes of playing at Euro 2016 were hit when he broke his ankle on Saturday. Badstuber will be sidelined for three … More »

    Reuters - 4 hours ago
  • Jamaican carries spirit of Cool Runnings into Youth Olympics

    Daniel Mayhew was less than enthusiastic when his physical education teacher first suggested the 17-year old Jamaican take up bobsledding. ''I was like, 'I'm not doing that' because of the cold and everything and I didn't want it to affect school … More »

    AP - Sports - 4 hours ago
  • Women's WC downhill cancelled due to soft snow conditions

    Women's WC downhill cancelled due to soft snow conditions

    CRANS-MONTANA, Switzerland (AP) -- The rescheduled women's World Cup downhill race in Crans-Montana has been cancelled for safety reasons due to soft snow conditions. … More »

    AP - Sports - 5 hours ago