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Sports Briefing | Boxing: González Defends Title

published about 4 hours ago
Román González of Nicaragua beat Rocky Fuentes of the Philippines with a technical knockout in his first defense of his World Boxing Council flyweight title

Sports Briefing | College Basketball: The Irish Stay Undefeated

published about 4 hours ago
Demetrius Jackson and Jerian Grant combined to make 15 of 19 field-goal attempts, and Notre Dame remained unbeaten with an 81-68 victory over Massachusetts.

Manny Pacquiao vs. Chris Algieri: Round-by-round updates

published about 4 hours ago
Manny Pacquiao vs. Chris Algieri: Round-by-round updates
The fight between Manny Pacquiao and Chris Algieri in Macao is more about the future than it is about the present. Algieri is a 9-1 underdog and Pacquiao clearly has a home-continent advantage.

Sports Briefing | Figure Skating: Two Russians, Perfect on Jumps, Win in France

published about 4 hours ago
Elena Radionova of Russia and the Russian champion Maxim Kovtun landed all their jumps in the free skate to win the Trophée Bompard on Saturday in Bordeaux.

N.B.A. Roundup: Nets Fall to Surging Spurs; Raptors Extend Cavs’ Skid

published about 4 hours ago
Lou Williams scored a career-high 36 points, and Toronto turned an 18-point deficit into a convincing 110-93 victory on the road over Cleveland.


Game Rap: Raptors 110 Cavaliers 93

published about 2 hours ago
Game Rap: Raptors 110 Cavaliers 93
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LeBron: Cavs 'very fragile' amid 4-game skid

published about 2 hours ago
Mired in a four-game losing streak, LeBron James says the Cleveland Cavaliers are "a very fragile team right now."

Kings Top T-Wolves for Second Straight

published about 3 hours ago
Kings Top T-Wolves for Second Straight
In the first contest of a four-game road trip, the Kings overcame a slow start and a red-hot performance from Andrew Wiggins to outlast t

N.B.A. Roundup: Nets Fall to Surging Spurs; Raptors Extend Cavs’ Skid

published about 3 hours ago
Lou Williams scored a career-high 36 points, and Toronto turned an 18-point deficit into a convincing 110-93 victory on the road over Cleveland.

Rockets Rally Past Mavs

published about 3 hours ago
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Sports Briefing | Pro Football: Giants Waive a Lineman and Promote a Linebacker

published about 4 hours ago
The Giants signed linebacker Justin Anderson from their practice squad and waived offensive tackle Charles Brown a day before a game against the Dallas Cowboys.

Stanford Routs Rival Cal 38-17 in 117th Big Game

published about 8 hours ago
Remound Wright ran for four touchdowns, and Stanford used a smothering defensive effort to rout rival California 38-17 on Saturday and clinch bowl eligibility.

On Pro Football: Saints Revisit Days of Futility, Without the Fun

published about 9 hours ago
On Pro Football: Saints Revisit Days of Futility, Without the Fun
New Orleans is contending for the N.F.C. South title, but only because the Saints, at 4-6, appear no more mediocre than the rest of the ... more

Sunday’s Matchup: Cowboys (7-3) at Giants (3-7)

published about 9 hours ago
The Giants’ Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie, who may be the healthiest he has been in weeks, will be asked to stop Dez Bryant, who caught nine passes ... more

Monday’s Matchup: Jets (2-8) at Bills (5-5)

published about 9 hours ago
Monday’s Matchup: Jets (2-8) at Bills (5-5)
The Jets’ secondary has to be better if it is to contain Sammy Watkins, Buffalo’s rookie standout, who had an 84-yard reception against the Jets ... more

N.H.L. Roundup: Islanders Beat Penguins and Join Them in First Place

published about 4 hours ago
The Islanders swept a home-and-home series with Pittsburgh.

Arizona State’s Elevation to Division I Alters Hockey’s Profile in the West

published about 10 hours ago
The Sun Devils’ promotion to N.C.A.A. status opens college hockey to the West and to a metropolitan area of four million people, and it gives ... more

Kings to Get Cap Relief for Slava Voynov

published 1 day ago
The N.H.L. is giving salary cap relief to the Los Angeles Kings while Voynov is suspended after being charged with felony spousal abuse.

Sports Briefing | Hockey: Kings to Get Cap Relief for Slava Voynov

published 1 day ago
The N.H.L. is giving salary cap relief to the Los Angeles Kings while Voynov is suspended after being charged with felony spousal abuse.

Frans Nielsen's Dedication to Islanders Pays Off

published 1 day ago
Frans Nielsen's Dedication to Islanders Pays Off
If there is a skater who personifies the low-key, hard-working ethos of the team, it would be Frans Nielsen, who has been an Islander longer ... more

Mike Schmidt: Marlins' Stanton Too Rich Too Early?

published 1 day ago
In the 1970s and again in '80s, I signed that era's version of the Giancarlo Stanton deal.

Ibanez, Cash, Wakamatsu Finalists to Manage Rays

published 1 day ago
Raul Ibanez, Kevin Cash and Don Wakamatsu are the finalists to replace Joe Maddon as manager of the Tampa Bay Rays.

Ex-Coach's Lawyer Seeks MLB Records in Drug Case

published 1 day ago
A lawyer for a former University of Miami pitching coach is seeking a wide range of Major League Baseball records for the coach's upcoming trial ... more

Dodgers Acquire Peralta From Rays

published 1 day ago
Reliever Joel Peralta was acquired by the Los Angeles Dodgers from the Tampa Bay Rays as part of a four-player trade.

M.L.B. All-Stars Lose in Japan

published 2 days ago
Yuki Yanagita greeted Randy Choate with a two-run single in the eighth inning, and Japan beat the Major League Baseball All-Stars, 6-4, in an exhibition ... more

Manny Pacquiao produces dominant display to beat Chris Algieri on points in Macau

published about 1 hour ago
Manny Pacquiao produces dominant display to beat Chris Algieri on points in Macau
JEFF POWELL IN MACAU: Manny Pacquiao achieved a points victory of extraordinary dimensions but not the first knock out in six years which he so ... more

Manny Pacquiao vs Chris Algieri LIVE: Follow round-by-round coverage of the welterweight title fight in Macau

published about 4 hours ago
Manny Pacquiao vs Chris Algieri LIVE: Follow round-by-round coverage of the welterweight title fight in Macau
Manny Pacquiao takes on Chris Algieri for the WBO welterweight title at the Venetian in Macau. The Filipino star will hope a win edges him closer ... more

Bayern Munich cruise past Hoffenheim to remain undefeated at the top of Bundesliga despite Manuel Neuer's risky Cruyff turn

published about 6 hours ago
Bayern Munich cruise past Hoffenheim to remain undefeated at the top of Bundesliga despite Manuel Neuer's risky Cruyff turn
Bayern Munich remain unbeaten at the top of the Bundesliga after crushing Hoffenheim 4-0 but keeper Manuel Neuer was nearly in trouble, attempting a risky ... more

Pep Guardiola should come and manage in England one day, says Manuel Pellegrini

published about 6 hours ago
Pep Guardiola should come and manage in England one day, says Manuel Pellegrini
Manchester City manager Manuel Pellegrini has said it would be 'very good' for Champions League rival Pep Guardiola to manage one day in the Premier ... more

Bakkies Botha: I know I'm good enough to continue playing international rugby for South Africa but now is right time to retire

published about 7 hours ago
Bakkies Botha: I know I'm good enough to continue playing international rugby for South Africa but now is right time to retire
South Africa's Bakkies Botha announced his international retirement on Saturday but will continue to play for French Top 14 side Toulon.

History repeats on under-fire Gatland

published about 9 hours ago
Wales' defeat by New Zealand had little to do with luck and leaves Warren Gatland facing questions, writes Tom Fordyce.

Retallick named player of the year

published about 9 hours ago
New Zealand second row Brodie Retallick has been named Rugby Union's World Player of the Year for 2014.

Lock Botha retires from Test rugby

published about 10 hours ago
South Africa's World Cup-winning second row Bakkies Botha retires from international rugby union at the age of 35.

France 13-18 Argentina

published about 10 hours ago
Nicolas Sanchez kicks three drop goals and two penalties as Argentina upset France with a 18-13 victory in Paris.

Win over Samoa pleasing - Lancaster

published about 10 hours ago
Coach Stuart Lancaster admits his relief as England end their run of five consecutive defeats with a 28-9 win over Samoa.

Cullen Wins Aussie Masters, Scott Bid Falls Short

published about 2 hours ago
Australian lefthander Nick Cullen shot a 3-under 69 Sunday to win the Australian Masters by one stroke over Adam Scott, ending Scott's attempt for a ... more
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Sports Briefing | Golf: Paraguayan in Lead; Tight Race for $1 Million Bonus

published about 4 hours ago
Julieta Granada of Paraguay has a one-shot lead over Morgan Pressel and Carlota Ciganda going into the final round of the L.P.G.A.'s CME Group Tour ... more
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Janzen, Putnam Lead Pebble Beach Invitational

published about 8 hours ago
Lee Janzen scrambled to a par 72, dropping into a share of the lead with Andrew Putnam, who shot a 2-under on a rainy Saturday, ... more
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Woods Working With New Swing Teacher Como

published about 11 hours ago
Tiger Woods, who plans to return to competition in less than two weeks after a three-month absence, said on Saturday that he is working with ... more
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Suzy Whaley Becomes 1st Female Officer at PGA

published about 12 hours ago
Suzy Whaley has been elected the first female officer in PGA of America history Saturday, a move that virtually assures her of becoming the association's ... more
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England happy to be underdogs - Finn

published about 23 hours ago
Middlesex fast bowler Steve Finn believes England may benefit from being regarded as underdogs at the World Cup.

Pakistan and New Zealand draw Test

published 1 day ago
Pakistan draw the second Test against New Zealand in Dubai, as the hosts retain their 1-0 lead in the three-match series.

Smith ton helps Aussies win series

published 1 day ago
Steve Smith hits a century as Australia beat South Africa by three wickets to win the one-day series with a match to spare.

Moeen hits 21-ball 50 in England win

published 1 day ago
Moeen Ali hits a rapid fifty and takes three wickets as England win their opening warm-up game against Sri Lanka A.

Glos hand new deal to Cockbain

published 2 days ago
Batsman Ian Cockbain earns a new contract at Gloucestershire to keep him at Nevil Road until 2017.
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