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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.

Joshua wins world titles with 11th-round stoppage of Klitschko

Sat, 04/29/2017 - 5:16pm
LONDON (Reuters) - Anthony Joshua delivered one of the great nights in British boxing annals by stopping Ukrainian Wladimir Klitschko in the 11th round to be crowned IBF, WBA and IBO world heavyweight champion in front of 90,000 fans at Wembley Stadium on Saturday.

Golf: Senden takes leave from tour for ill son

Sat, 04/29/2017 - 4:32pm
(Reuters) - John Senden, a two-time winner on the PGA Tour, is taking an indefinite leave of absence while his teenage son battles a brain tumor, he announced on Saturday.

Cycling: Yates sprints to stage win and Tour of Romandie lead

Sat, 04/29/2017 - 3:20pm
LEYSIN, Switzerland (Reuters) - Briton Simon Yates seized the lead of the Tour of Romandie on the penultimate day on Saturday by winning a two-man sprint to the line with Australian Richie Porte in the fourth stage.

'Stifle Tower' Gobert important to Utah hopes in Game Seven

Sat, 04/29/2017 - 3:11pm
(Reuters) - Utah center Rudy Gobert has hobbled his way in and out of the Utah Jazz first-round playoff series and his shaky health could leave the team vulnerable in the Game Seven decider against the Los Angeles Clippers on Sunday.

Cycling-American cyclist Young dies five days after crash

Sat, 04/29/2017 - 2:12pm
(Reuters) - American cyclist Chad Young died on Friday evening in hospital in Tucson, Arizona, five days after crashing during the Tour of the Gila, the Axeon Hagens Berman Cycling Team announced on Saturday.

Sunderland down as Hull hold on for point at Saints

Sat, 04/29/2017 - 1:25pm
MANCHESTER, England (Reuters) - Sunderland's 10-year stay in the Premier League ended on Saturday when they lost 1-0 at home to Bournemouth, leaving them 13 points adrift with four games remaining after Hull City held on for a goalless draw at Southampton.

Motor racing: Mercedes face a big battle as domination disappears

Sat, 04/29/2017 - 12:58pm
SOCHI, Russia (Reuters) - Formula One champions Mercedes were facing the prospect of a third defeat in four races after Ferrari ended two of the team's longest sequences of success at the Russian Grand Prix on Saturday.

Gutsy Mladenovic ends Sharapova comeback at Stuttgart

Sat, 04/29/2017 - 12:23pm
STUTTGART, Germany (Reuters) - Former world number one Maria Sharapova crashed out of the Stuttgart Grand Prix semi-final in her first event back after a 15-month doping suspension, losing to France's Kristina Mladenovic 3-6 7-5 6-4 on Saturday.

Murray sent packing by Thiem in Barcelona semi-final

Sat, 04/29/2017 - 10:01am
BARCELONA (Reuters) - World number one Andy Murray was knocked out 6-2 3-6 6-4 by Austria's Dominic Thiem in the semi-finals of the Barcelona Open on Saturday.

Chinese snooker world watches idol Ding with high hopes

Sat, 04/29/2017 - 5:55am
BEIJING (Reuters) - At the World Snooker College in Beijing, students train eight hours a day and the green felt tables rarely fall silent.

Vettel keeps Ferrari on top in final Russian practice

Sat, 04/29/2017 - 5:50am
SOCHI, Russia (Reuters) - Formula One frontrunner Sebastian Vettel kept Ferrari ahead of champions Mercedes in final Russian Grand Prix practice on Saturday.

Injured Bumgarner likely out until after All-Star break

Sat, 04/29/2017 - 12:30am
(Reuters) - Injured San Francisco Giants pitcher Madison Bumgarner has been diagnosed with a Grade 2 sprain of his throwing shoulder and is likely to be out until after the All Star break in July, the team said on Friday.

WADA reinstates Madrid anti-doping laboratory

Fri, 04/28/2017 - 10:26pm
MONTREAL (Reuters) - Madrid's Anti-Doping Laboratory was reinstated by the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) on Friday, more than a year after it was suspended.