Controversy as Brive stun champions Stade Francais

Paris (AFP) - A controversial penalty try helped Brive upset French Top 14 champions Stade Francais 22-13 on Saturday.

Bacca, Adriano on target in Milan win

Milan (AFP) - AC Milan recruits Carlos Bacca and Luiz Adriano hit their maiden Serie A goals as the Rossoneri registered their opening win of the season in a 2-1 victory over Empoli on Saturday.

Vermaelen helps Barca overcome stubborn Malaga

Madrid (AFP) - Thomas Vermaelen was the unlikely hero as Barcelona overcame stiff resistence from Malaga to maintain their perfect start to the La Liga season with a 1-0 win at the Camp Nou.

Stones is potential England captain, says Everton boss

LONDON (Reuters) - John Stones could be a future England captain and was an "immense influence" on Everton in Saturday's 0-0 draw at Tottenham Hotspur despite constant media speculation over a …

Anderson beats Herbert to win third ATP title

(Reuters) - Second seed Kevin Anderson used his powerful serve to end the unlikely run of qualifier Pierre-Hugues Herbert with a 6-4 7-5 victory in the final of the Winston-Salem Open on Saturday. …

Anderson wins Winston-Salem crown

Winston-Salem (United States) (AFP) - South Africa's Kevin Anderson ended his losing streak in ATP tournament finals here Saturday with a straight sets win over France's Pierre-Hugues Herbert to take …

Bart Cummings dies aged 87

Bart Cummings has died aged 87 surrounded by family at his rural property in north western Sydney where he spent his final years.