Asli Cakir Alptekin from Turkey won the gold medal in the women's 1500m at the London Olympics on Friday in a time of four minutes 10.23 seconds.
Fellow Turk Gamze Bulut was second and Maryam Yusuf Jamal from Bahrain was third.
London (AFP) - Pep Guardiola takes Manchester City to West Bromwich Albion in the Premier League this weekend still trying to figure out how to lift the club out of their autumn downturn.
Joseph Parker's promoters won't seek any government funding in their bid to host a world heavyweight title fight in New Zealand.
Sydney (AFP) - ACT Brumbies coach Stephen Larkham will move permanently onto the Wallabies coaching staff when the 2017 Super Rugby season ends after signing a new three-year contract with the …
Shot put champion Valerie Adams has been named as New Zealand's first Pacific Sports Ambassador.
Seko Fofana has grabbed a late double as Udinese beat Palermo 3-1 in their Serie A clash.
While their favorite players took a chartered flight home, some die-hard Cubs fans took the slow track to their hoped-for title, taking Amtrak through the night from Cleveland to Chicago. (Oct. 27)