(Reuters) - Hasan Ali and Yasir Shah claimed five wickets each against New Zealand to put Pakistan on the brink of victory on day three of the first test in Abu Dhabi on Sunday.
LONDON (Reuters) - England fought back to qualify for the semi-finals of the UEFA Nations League as Harry Kane and Jesse Lingard scored late goals in a pulsating 2-1 victory over Croatia, who were relegated from Group A4 after defeat at Wembley on Sunday.
(Reuters) - Italian Andrea Dovizioso mastered wet conditions in a dramatic two-part race to win the MotoGP season finale at the Valencia Grand Prix on Sunday.
(Reuters) - Ireland cemented their status as the team to beat at next year's World Cup with a first win over New Zealand on home soil, sending supporters and media into a collective frenzy on Sunday.
BERLIN (Reuters) - Germany coach Joachim Loew said the team's demise in 2018 was unexpected but part of a normal cycle in sport and he is now focussed on what the former world champions need to do to rise again.
(Reuters) - Germany's 17-year-old Formula Three driver Sophia Floersch has sustained a spinal fracture following a huge accident at the Macau Grand Prix, her team said on Sunday.
(Reuters) - Francesco Molinari clinched the Race to Dubai title after Tommy Fleetwood failed to win the season-ending DP World Tour Championship, where England's Danny Willett earned his first title in 2-1/2 years on Sunday.
(Reuters) - Thailand's Luksika Kumkhum powered past former Wimbledon finalist Sabine Lisicki 6-1 6-3 to clinch the Taipei Open title on Sunday.
LONDON (Reuters) - He wasn't captain, allowed George Ford to continue goalkicking, didn't score any points and played only 40 minutes, but Owen Farrell was the key to England turning a 15-10 deficit into a 35-15 victory over Japan on Saturday.
PALLEKELE, Sri Lanka (Reuters) - England captain Joe Root was particularly pleased that he practised what he preached after his sublime century set up the team's series-clinching victory in the second test against Sri Lanka on Sunday.
(Reuters) - Kodai Ichihara made an up-and-down birdie from 100 yards at the final hole to win the Dunlop Phoenix by one stroke as an out-of-sorts Brooks Koepka finished 12th in Miyazaki on Sunday.
PALLEKELE, Sri Lanka (Reuters) - Spin duo Moeen Ali and Jack Leach combined to end England's 17-year wait for a test series victory in Sri Lanka after bowling the tourists to a 57-run victory in the second test on Sunday.
SYDNEY (Reuters) - Unheralded Mexican Abraham Ancer ignited his round with a remarkable chip-in before winning the Australian Open by five strokes on Sunday to join a host of golfing greats in lifting the Stonehaven Cup.
KUALA LUMPUR: Wushu exponents Wong Weng Son and Phoon Eyin recovered from the Asian Games setback in Indonesia to claim two golds each for Malaysia at the Taolu World Cup in Yangon, Myanmar.
EDINBURGH (Reuters) - South Africa coach Rassie Erasmus has credited the Springboks' improved poise in tight matches for their 26-20 victory over Scotland at Murrayfield on Saturday.
MELBOURNE (Reuters) - Attacking midfielder Tom Rogic and winger Robbie Kruse are nursing minor injuries and have been omitted from Australia's 24-man squad for Tuesday's friendly against Lebanon, the team said on Sunday.
SYDNEY (Reuters) - France's Sebastien Ogier secured his sixth consecutive world rally championship title when his two remaining rivals failed to finish stages on the third day of the season-ending Rally Australia at Coffs Harbour on Sunday.
SYDNEY (Reuters) - Prolific South Korea striker Hwang Ui-jo eased fears about a leg injury after being taken of the field on a stretcher during Saturday's 1-1 draw with Australia in Brisbane.
PETALING JAYA: Malaysia are on the brink of a double glory at the World Junior Championships after shuttlers Goh Jin Wei and Toh Ee Wei-Pearly Tan Koong Le stormed into the girls' singles and doubles finals respectively in Markham, Canada.
PLOIESTI, Romania (Reuters) - Romania kept alive their slim hopes of finishing top in Group 4 in the third tier of the Nations League after George Puscas's first international goal set them on their way to a 3-0 win over Lithuania on Saturday.