• The Latest: Radwanska beats Pironkova at Melbourne Park
    The Associated Press22 minutes ago

    The Latest: Radwanska beats Pironkova at Melbourne Park

    Third-seeded Agnieszka Radwanska is through to the second round at Melbourne Park, beating Tsvetana Pironkova 6-1, 4-6, 6-1 in the last match late Tuesday on Rod Laver Arena. A semifinal loser last year to Serena Williams, Radwanska improved her career record to 10-3 against the 64th-ranked Pironkova

  • Ligety, Svindal miss ski world championships with injury
    The Associated Press52 minutes ago

    Ligety, Svindal miss ski world championships with injury

    Two of skiing's biggest stars will miss next month's world championships because of season-ending surgery. Ted Ligety of the United States and Aksel Lund Svindal of Norway - each with five career world titles - both announced in Instagram posts on Tuesday they will now focus on returning for

  • Archery another feather in Eurosport's bow
    Reuters3 hours ago

    Archery another feather in Eurosport's bow

    Eurosport has signed a deal to help promote archery, and broadcast all the governing body's major international competitions until 2020. The Discovery-owned broadcaster, which took over the pan-European Olympic TV rights on Jan. 1, will screen archery events live in the lead up to the Tokyo 2020

  • Garcia hoping for Singapore slingshot to new campaign
    Reuters5 hours ago

    Garcia hoping for Singapore slingshot to new campaign

    By John O'Brien SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Sergio Garcia enjoyed a hard-earned winter break after a hectic 2016 and the Spaniard is now fit, fresh and raring to go when he opens his campaign at the Singapore Open this week in a region where he has enjoyed plenty of success. Garcia has won five events