RECENT SPORTS NEWS

  • Fans run on field in Real Madrid-AS Roma match

    July 29, 2014

    DALLAS (AP) - Approximately 20 fans ran on the field in the 87th minute of AS Roma's 1-0 victory over Real Madrid at the Cotton Bowl on Tuesday night, disrupting play in the International Champions Cup match.

  • Baseball Capsules

    July 29, 2014

    BALTIMORE (AP) - Manny Machado homered off Cory Rasmus leading off the 12th inning to give the Baltimore Orioles a 7-6 victory over the Los Angeles Angels on Tuesday night.

  • Safarova loses in 1st round of Citi Open

    July 30, 2014

    WASHINGTON (AP) - Top-seeded Lucie Safarova of the Czech Republic lost to France's Kristina Mladenovic in the first round of the Citi Open on Tuesday.

  • Ivanovic, Venus are first round winners

    July 30, 2014

    STANFORD, Calif. (AP) - Ana Ivanovic has a new coach and a better outlook. Venus Williams continues to work toward another possible Grand Slam title.

  • 'Out of nowhere': Twins add undrafted 24-year-old

    July 30, 2014

    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - In one of their craziest scouting experiences, the Minnesota Twins have reached a deal with a 24-year-old pitching prospect who has thrown 100 mile per hour fastballs but has never been drafted.

  • Tokyo Gov. defends call to review Olympic plans

    July 30, 2014

    TOKYO (AP) - Tokyo governor Yoichi Masuzoe has defended his call for a review of the venue plan for the Tokyo 2020 Olympics, even if it threatens the proposal of having almost all the facilities close to the Athlete's Village.

  • Fabio Capello says he's staying on as Russia coach

    July 30, 2014

    MOSCOW (AP) - Fabio Capello says he will stay in his post as Russia coach despite the team's World Cup failure.

  • Italy bobsledder Frullani could face 1-year ban

    July 30, 2014

    MILAN (AP) - Italian sport's anti-doping office has asked for bobsledder William Frullani to be banned for a year after failing a doping test at the Sochi Olympics.

  • Russia ready to incorporate Crimean football clubs

    July 30, 2014

    MOSCOW (AP) - Football clubs in the Crimea region annexed by Russia could play in the Russian leagues this season, the Russian Football Union president Nikolai Tolstykh said on Wednesday.

  • Ray Guy's long wait for Hall of Fame comes to end

    July 30, 2014

    OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) - Ray Guy built a Hall of Fame career of making other people wait.