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Silver fern gives Adams the desire to keep on winning

shotGLASGOW- - After winning her third shot put Commonwealth Games title to secure her 54th successive competition victory, double Olympic champion Valerie Adams revealed it was wearing the silver fern of New Zealand that keeps her pushing for more honours.

The 29-year-old four-times world champion eased to her third Games title, adding to the gold medals she won at Melbourne 2006 and Delhi 2010...

Lionheart McPherson takes 400 gold in Jamaica clean sweep  

GAMESGLASGOW-- Stephanie McPherson needed the heart of a lion and every ounce of effort to lead a Jamaican clean sweep of...

Golden boy Bailey-Cole steps out of shadow

tripleGLASGOW-- Usain Bolt's training partner Kemar Bailey-Cole took advantage of the Olympic champion's absence to coolly...

Tour triumph made on cobbles, says Nibali

TOURPARIS-- Tour de France yellow jerseys are usually won high in the mountains or on the time trials, even a mixture of...

Podium places to be decided in time trial

TOURBERGERAC, France- - After almost three weeks of action-packed racing the minor podium places in the Tour de France...

Shark Nibali goes in for the kill in final mountain stage

tourHAUTACAM, France-- Nicknamed the 'Shark of Messina', Vincenzo Nibali once again showed his teeth to stamp his...

Majka closes in on polka dot jersey as Nibali gains ground

TOURST LARY PLA D'ADET, France-- Poland's Rafal Majka took a big step towards winning the Tour de France polka dot jersey...

Rogers's switch in focus pays off with stage win

-TOURBAGNERES DE LUCHON, France-- Michael Rogers abandoned his dream of winning a grand tour to target more reasonable...

Bolt, Farah headline cast at Glasgow Commonwealths

trainLONDON--Olympic champions Usain Bolt and Mo Farah lead a cast of the world's leading athletes descending on Glasgow...

Sharma bowls India to victory over England

sharmaLONDON--Ishant Sharma claimed seven wickets to bowl India to a 95-run victory over England in the second test at...

England captain Gerrard retires from internationals

gerrardLONDON--England captain Steven Gerrard has announced his retirement from international soccer, the Football...

McIlroy joins greats after repelling Garcia charge

mcilroyHOYLAKE, England--Rory McIlroy suffered several anxious moments but kept the jitters in check to rubber-stamp his...

Lahm stuns Germany by quitting the national side

lahmBERLIN--Germany captain Philipp Lahm stunned his homeland on Friday by quitting international soccer at the age of...

Nibali makes his mark as Porte cracks in Tour

tourCHAMROUSSE, France--There seems to be no stopping Vincenzo Nibali on the Tour de France as the Italian snatched a...

McIlroy in control, Tiger survives by his fingernails

HOYLAKE, England--This time there was no freaky Friday for Rory McIlroy as a majestic second round gave him a...

Attacking Gallopin claims Tour de France 11th stage

OYONNAX, France--Two days after wearing the yellow jersey, France's Tony Gallopin claimed the 11th stage of the Tour...

Jacklin: Tiger ready to shake up golfing world

tigerHOYLAKE, England--Former British Open champion Tony Jacklin took a leaf out of the great Muhammad Ali's book on...

Sri Lanka fight back after Elgar's hundred

GALLE, Sri Lanka--Opener Dean Elgar struck a magnificent century for South Africa but Sri Lanka came back strongly...

It's Jeter's last, Puig's first All-Star Game

jeterMINNEAPOLIS--Derek Jeter will be making his 14th and final All-Star appearance, while dynamic Yasiel Puig makes his...

Scolari resigns as Brazil manager

scolariSAO PAULO--Luiz Felipe Scolari has resigned as Brazil manager after the hosts suffered two of their worst defeats in...

Nibali tightens Tour grip as Contador crashes out

tourLA PLANCHE DES BELLES FILLES, France--I talian Vincenzo Nibali tightened his grip on the Tour de France on Monday...

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