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Sharapova falls to Kvitova as Williams bounces back

w_tennSINGAPORE-- Maria Sharapova's bid to end the year ranked number one was left hanging by a thread after she suffered a second straight defeat at the WTA Finals on Thursday.

The only woman capable of leapfrogging Serena Williams for the top spot, Sharapova was beaten 6-3 6-2 by Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova at Singapore's Indoor Stadium.

Sharapova still has a slim mathematical chance of...

Stellar Lamela is hot Spur as Tottenham hit five

page51aLONDON-- Tottenham Hotspur's Erik Lamela scored a stunning 'rabona' goal to light up Thursday's Europa League ties...

World number one Williams walloped 6-0 6-2 by Halep

w_tenSINGAPORE-- Simona Halep handed an out-of-sorts Serena Williams the joint heaviest defeat of her long and illustrious...

Tour de France organisers unveil sparkling 2015 route

PARIS-- Wind, cobbles, punchy climbs, a handful of gruelling mountain-top finishes, almost no individual time trial...

Giants win 7-1

MLB-GIANTS--ROYALSSan Francisco Giants catcher Buster Posey (right) is tagged out by Kansas City Royals catcher Salvador Perez (middle)...

Neymar and Messi guide Barcelona to 3-1 victory

ajaxBARCELONA-- Neymar and Lionel Messi maintained their lethal partnership with a goal apiece as Barcelona swept aside...

Totti's Roma take aim at Bayern's defence

grapchicROME- - If anyone can breach Bayern Munich's apparently impregnable defence, then it is AS Roma and their talismanic...

Williams, Halep enjoy wins at WTA Finals

SINGAPORE-- Serena Williams shook off the rust and a feisty challenge from Serbia's Ana Ivanovic to open the defence...

Manning posts record 509 touchdowns

paytonDENVER-- Denver quarterback Peyton Manning broke Brett Favre's National Football League record for career touchdown...

Seahawks upset again, Packers march on 38-17

GREEN-NEW YORK-- Defending Super Bowl champions the Seattle Seahawks suffered a second straight defeat with a 28-26 loss at...

Injury-hit PSG beat Lens 3-1 as tempers flare  

psgPARIS-- Injury-hit Paris St Germain beat struggling RC Lens 3-1 in a heated Ligue 1 game featuring three red cards at...

Windies tour of India descends into chaos

NEW DELHI--The West Indies tour of India descended into total chaos on Friday as the hosts said the visitors had...

Ishikawa blast sends Giants to World Series

mlbSAN FRANCISCO- - Travis Ishikawa blasted a walk-off three-run home run in the ninth inning as the San Francisco...

Pats stave off Jets 27-25 to record third straight victory

nflNEW YORK-- The New England Patriots blocked a 58-yard field goal attempt as time expired to hold on for a 27-25...

Royals sweep Orioles to reach World Series

MLB-ORIOLES--ROYALSKANSAS CITY, Missouri-- The Kansas City Royals are World Series-bound for the first time since their championship...

Ireland stun Germany with late 1-1 equaliser

germanyGELSENKIRCHEN, Germany-- Ireland stunned World Cup winners Germany with a stoppage time equaliser by John O'Shea on...

League to experiment with shorter 44-minute game

NEW YORK-- The Brooklyn Nets and Boston Celtics will experiment with a 44-minute preseason game on Sunday, four...

Federer sets up Djokovic showdown in Shanghai

gillesSHANGHAI-- Two time champion Novak Djokovic thumped Spain's David Ferrer 6-4 6-2 to march into the last four of the...

It was important not to panic, says Hiddink after late victory

~Dutch beat Kazakhstan 3-1~

AMSTERDAM—The Netherlands grabbed two late goals to snatch a 3-1 home victory over...

Spain beaten 2-1 as Stoch earns dividend for Slovaks

spainZILINA, Slovakia-- Holders Spain suffered their first defeat in qualifying for a major tournament in eight years when...

Nadal, Wawrinka suffer early exits in Shanghai

federerSHANGHAI-- An ailing Rafa Nadal added his name to the list of upsets at the Shanghai Masters after the Spaniard...

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Thursday, 23 October 2014
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Thursday, 23 October 2014
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Thursday, 23 October 2014
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Thursday, 23 October 2014
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Sharapova falls to Kvitova as Williams bounces back
Thursday, 23 October 2014
SINGAPORE-- Maria Sharapova's bid to end the year ranked number one was left hanging by a thread... Read more...
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A Minute With: Shailene Woodley on teen sex, violence and Marvel
Thursday, 23 October 2014
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Thursday, 23 October 2014
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Wednesday, 22 October 2014
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Wednesday, 22 October 2014
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