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National Football League roundup

1 hour 5 min ago
(The Sports Xchange) - Buffalo Bills general manager Doug Whaley was fired Sunday, one day after the seven-round NFL Draft ended.

Soccer: Advocaat set to return as Netherlands coach

4 hours 12 min ago
AMSTERDAM (Reuters) - Dick Advocaat is poised to return as Netherlands coach amid public disapproval of such an appointment and media criticism of the process of finding a replacement for Danny Blind, who was sacked last month after a run of poor results.

Highlights of Sunday's NBA games

4 hours 18 min ago
(The Sports Xchange) - Highlights of Sunday's National Basketball Association games:

Australian Porte pips Yates to victory in Tour of Romandie

4 hours 39 min ago
LAUSANNE, Switzerland (Reuters) - Australian Richie Porte snatched overall victory in the Tour of Romandie from overnight leader Simon Yates on Sunday after out-performing the Briton in the final time-trial stage.

Soccer: Chelsea on course for the title as Spurs beat Arsenal

5 hours 8 min ago
LONDON (Reuters) - Chelsea remain on course for the Premier League title after a 3-0 win at Everton left them four points clear of second-placed Tottenham Hotspur, who beat local rivals Arsenal 2-0 on Sunday.

Nadal eases to 10th Barcelona Open title

7 hours 53 min ago
BARCELONA (Reuters) - Rafael Nadal won a record-extending 10th Barcelona Open title on Sunday by thrashing Dominic Thiem of Austria 6-4 6-1, collecting his second claycourt title in a row.

Bottas takes his first F1 victory with Russian win

10 hours 40 min ago
SOCHI, Russia (Reuters) - Finland's Valtteri Bottas seized the first Formula One victory of his career at the Russian Grand Prix on Sunday after jumping both Ferraris at the start and then holding his nerve over the tense closing laps.

More misery for Indy-bound Alonso in Russia

11 hours 44 min ago
SOCHI, Russia (Reuters) - Double world champion Fernando Alonso failed to start Sunday's Russian Grand Prix due to an engine problem, the second race in a row that his struggling McLaren team have had just one car competing.

Exclusive: Motor racing-Singapore secure, no Interlagos purchase - Ecclestone

12 hours 13 min ago
SOCHI, Russia (Reuters) - Formula One will not miss the Malaysian Grand Prix when it drops off the calendar after this year's race because neighboring Singapore is set to stay as the region's showcase, former commercial supremo Bernie Ecclestone said on Sunday.

Asia Olympic chief quits FIFA role over bribery scandal

12 hours 33 min ago
(Reuters) - Sheikh Ahmad Al-Fahad Al-Ahmed Al-Sabah, the FIFA Council member who also runs the Olympic Council of Asia (OCA), said on Sunday he was resigning all his posts in football after being drawn into the latest bribery scandal to hit the game's governing body.

Motor racing: Honda to supply engines to Sauber from 2018

16 hours 46 min ago
SOCHI, Russia (Reuters) - Honda will supply the Swiss-based Sauber Formula One team with engines from 2018 as well as McLaren in a move that the Japanese manufacturer hopes will help speed up the development of its troubled power unit.

At 41, Klitschko belatedly finds acclaim in defeat

16 hours 57 min ago
LONDON (Reuters) - It never happened in the decade when the prosaic nature of his heavyweight domination quite underwhelmed boxing but, at the age of 41, Wladimir Klitschko belatedly earned proper appreciation for his greatness on Saturday.

Joshua set to go global after thrilling Klitschko triumph

19 hours 33 min ago
LONDON (Reuters) - Anthony Joshua was hailed as "the biggest star in British sport and the biggest star in world boxing" after his exhilarating world heavyweight title triumph over Wladimir Klitschko on Saturday sky-rocketed him into the global sporting elite.

Fit-again Kaka scores for Orlando on emotional return

Sat, 04/29/2017 - 11:15pm
(Reuters) - Kaka made a triumphant return from injury with a goal in Orlando City's 2-0 victory over the Colorado Rapids in the Major League Soccer on Saturday.

Nomura leads LPGA Texas Shootout, amateur Seong two back

Sat, 04/29/2017 - 7:41pm
(The Sports Xchange) - Japan's Haru Nomura maintained her lead through three rounds of the LPGA Texas Shootout despite a late stumble on Saturday in Irving, Texas.

National Football League roundup

Sat, 04/29/2017 - 6:56pm
(The Sports Xchange) - The San Francisco 49ers acquired running back Kapri Bibbs from the Denver Broncos on Saturday for a 2018 draft pick.

Highlights of Saturday's NHL games

Sat, 04/29/2017 - 6:48pm
Jean-Gabriel Pageau's fourth goal of the game 2:54 into double overtime gave the Ottawa Senators a 6-5 victory over the New York Rangers at Canadian Tire Centre on Saturday.

Major League Baseball roundup

Sat, 04/29/2017 - 6:46pm
(The Sports Xchange) - The Washington Nationals placed center fielder Adam Eaton on the 10-day disabled list because of a left knee strain after he was carried off the field on Friday night, the team announced.

Poulter retains PGA Tour card after all

Sat, 04/29/2017 - 6:41pm
(Reuters) - Britain's Ian Poulter has regained his PGA Tour card for the rest of the season, a week after losing it.

Smith and Blixt take four-shot lead in New Orleans

Sat, 04/29/2017 - 5:53pm
(Reuters) - The team of Australian Cameron Smith and Swede Jonas Blixt survived strong and gusty winds to open up a four-stroke lead after the third round at the Zurich Classic of New Orleans on Saturday.