MANNY Pacquiao proved that age is no obstacle on Saturday with a 12-round demolition of Adrien Broner, defending his welterweight title in his first fight on US soil in two years.
MICK Schumacher, the teenage son of seven-time Formula One world champion Michael Schumacher, has joined Ferrari’s Driver Academy, the Italian Formula One stable confirmed on Saturday.
WORLD No2 Angelique Kerber was sensationally bundled out of the Australian Open on Sunday by a woman playing the event for the first time, as a rampant Rafael Nadal powered into the quarter-finals.
CRISTIANO Ronaldo scored the only goal to hand Juventus their first trophy of the season with a 1-0 win over ten-man AC Milan in the Italian Super Cup on Wednesday in Saudi Arabia.
JAPANESE star Naomi Osaka surged into the Australian Open third round on Thursday as she targets a second Grand Slam title, but it was a much harder task for countryman Kei Nishikori who fought through a draining five-set epic.
AN EFFERVESCENT Son Heung-min inspired title-chasing South Korea to a comfortable 2-0 victory over China on Wednesday to finish top of their Asian Cup group.
JAMES Harden scored a season-high 58 points and the Houston Rockets shot an NBA record 70 three point attempts, but it wasn’t enough to beat the Brooklyn Nets in overtime on Wednesday.
ROGER Federer ground out a tough three-set win to make the Australian Open third round for an incredible 20th straight year on Wednesday and stay on track for a seventh title, with defending champion Caroline Wozniacki also safely through.
THE reigning champion Golden State Warriors amassed an NBA record 51 first-quarter points on Tuesday on the way to a 142-111 win over Denver in a duel for the Western Conference lead.
THE only Japanese-born grand champion or “yokozuna” in sumo tearfully insisted he had “no regrets” as he announced his retirement on Wednesday after a disastrous run of form and injury.