Aduriz spurs Bilbao to Valencia victory

By Tim Hanlon (Reuters) - Aritz Aduriz scored one goal and set up another for Athletic Bilbao in a 3-1 win over misfiring Valencia in La Liga on Sunday. Bilbao …

Berdych, Garcia-Lopez advance to Shenzhen Open final

Shenzhen (China) (AFP) - Tomas Berdych of the Czech Republic overcame a second day of rain delays to down Spain's Tommy Robredo on Sunday in straight sets in the semi-finals of the Shenzhen Open.

Racing: Dettori rides to Arc glory on Golden Horn

Paris (AFP) - Golden Horn and Frankie Dettori punctured Treve?s historic attempt to post a third straight victory in the Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe at Longchamp on Sunday with an emphatic success in …

Romania eye 2019 place as Canada test looms

LONDON (Reuters) - Romania are treating their Rugby World Cup Pool D game against Canada on Tuesday like a semi-final as they bid to secure automatic qualification for the 2019 tournament. …

Cycling: Italy's Nibali wins Tour of Lombardy

Como (Italy) (AFP) - Italy's Vincenzo Nibali won the Tour of Lombardy on Sunday after launching a daring attack 17.5km from the finish to triumph in the final cycling 'monument' of the season.

Wallabies vow to toughen World Cup scrum

London (AFP) - Australia believe they need to toughen the scrum that dominated against England as they wait to take on Wales and other looming World Cup opponents, prop James Slipper said Sunday.

Past 20 winners of Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe

Paris (AFP) - List of last 20 Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe winners after Frankie Dettori rode Golden Horn to glory at Longchamp on Sunday (year, winner, age, jockey, trainer, owner):

Merseyside derby ends in 1-1 draw

By Steve Tongue LONDON (Reuters) - Premier League rivals Everton and Liverpool drew 1-1 on Sunday with both goals coming in the first half of one of the quieter Merseyside derbies …

Japan firmly focussed on completing the job

LONDON (Reuters) - Japan were brought swiftly down to earth after beating Samoa 26-5 on Saturday to keep alive hopes of securing their first appearance in the Rugby World Cup quarter-finals. …