South Africa | Female boxer dies following bout

A female boxer in South Africa has died after being in a coma for two weeks following a bout, another sports death in a country already mourning the loss of

South Africa soccer team captain shot and killed

The captain of South Africa’s national soccer team was fatally shot at a friend’s house during an attempted robbery on Sunday night (yesterday, Macau time), police said. Goalkeeper Senzo Meyiwa was

F1| Marussia withdrawal means 18-car grid for US GP 

The Marussia team’s move into bankruptcy protection yesterday, four days after Formula One rival Caterham did the same, leaves only 18 cars on the grid for Sunday’s United States Grand

OPINION | Extra Time: Cheers, chants for ‘Fergie Time’ the stage show

Ninety minutes after the return of “Fergie Time” at Old Trafford, the man himself returned to the limelight — in an interview on a London stage. Alex Ferguson was preparing to

Madrid win sets up season-long fight with Barca

Real Madrid’s commanding 3-1 win over Barcelona at the Santiago Bernabeu on Saturday leaves the two Spanish giants poised to dispute the title that escaped them last season. Barcelona arrived in

MOTORSPORTS | Ogier successfully defends rally world title

Sebastien Ogier of France clinched his second consecutive rally world title after winning the Rally of Spain yesterday. Ogier held off Volkswagen Polo teammate and title rival Jari-Matti Latvala through the

GOLF | Venetian Macau open Lahiri ahead after 1st round

It was an overcast day yesterday with some scattered showers at the Macau Golf and Country Club, but this did not stop players at the Venetian Macau Open putting up

Football | Champions League roundup : Ronaldo scores 70th as Real beats Liverpool 3-0

  Cristiano Ronaldo scored his 70th Champions League goal and Mario Balotelli again failed to deliver as Real Madrid cruised to a 3-0 win at Liverpool yesterday to take complete control

Olympics | Serbia protests IOC Kosovo provisional recognition

Serbia lodged a formal protest yesterday against the International Olympic Committee decision to grant provisional recognition to Kosovo, calling it a “precedent of dangerous proportions.” IOC President Thomas Bach said the

Champions League | Bayern beats Roma 7-1 for record away win

Pep Guardiola’s Bayern Munich lineup is finally starting to resemble his Barcelona team that revolutionized football not too long ago. Arjen Robben scored twice as Bayern routed Roma 7-1 on

2014 Venetian Macau Open tee-off ceremony

NFL | Steelers rally past stunned Texans 30-23

Ben Roethlisberger passed for two touchdowns and wide receiver Antonio Brown added another during a frantic stretch late in the first half, helping the Pittsburgh Steelers rally for a 30-23

Golf | Ben Martin wins 1st PGA Tour title in Las Vegas

Ben Martin made a 45-foot eagle putt to regain the lead and finished with a 20-foot birdie putt for a 3-under 68 and his first PGA Tour victory in the

Cricket | South Africa beats NZ by 6 wickets in 1st ODI

Captain A.B. de Villiers top-scored with an unbeaten 89 as South Africa completed a six-wicket win over New Zealand in a limited-overs cricket international yesterday to take a 1-0 lead

The Buzz | Indian player dies from injury in goal celebration

The Mizoram Football Association says a 23-year-old Indian soccer player has died after injuring his spine while celebrating a goal with somersaults. Peter Biaksangzuala landed on his back while doing

Football | Champions League preview: City looks to escape trouble; Messi, Ronaldo chasing records

This was supposed to be the season Manchester City finally made a sustained push in the Champions League. It’s not working out that way for the English champions. City is the most