RIO DE JANEIRO (Reuters) - Brazil humbled world and European Champions Spain when they crushed them 3-0 to win the Confederations Cup final on Sunday and end their opponents' three-year record run of 29 unbeaten competitive matches
(Reuters) - The Colorado Avalanche opted for goal-scoring over defense, taking Canadian Nathan MacKinnon ahead of top ranked Seth Jones with the number one overall pick at the National Hockey League draft in Newark, New Jersey on Sunday.
SILVERSTONE (Reuters) - Formula One and tire supplier Pirelli faced a full-on crisis on Sunday after the British Grand Prix came close to being stopped for safety reasons due to a spate of explosive high-speed blowouts.
BIRMINGHAM, England (Reuters) - Double Olympic champion Mo Farah produced a stunning sprint to take the 5,000 meters in Birmingham on Sunday as a host of London Games winners struggled to find the form that propelled them to victory last year.
AJACCIO, France (Reuters) - Belgian Jan Bakelants, a last-minute inclusion on the RadioShack-Leopard Tour de France roster, rode his luck to win the second stage by one second and take the overall leader's yellow jersey on Sunday.
LONDON (Reuters) - Novak Djokovic, Andy Murray and Serena Williams will head a cast of fresh-faced hopefuls on Monday as Wimbledon heads into the second week which will be a Federer-free zone for the first time in 11 years.
(Reuters) - Former world number three Paul Casey mastered difficult conditions to hit a five-under par 67 to claim the Irish Open by three shots on Sunday, his first European Tour victory in over two years.
SILVERSTONE, England (Reuters) - British Grand Prix winner Nico Rosberg breathed a sigh of relief on Sunday after Formula One stewards decided not to punish him for an alleged flag infringement that might have cost him the victory.
KINGSTON (Reuters) - World 100 meters champion Yohan Blake has not been ruled out of defending his title in Moscow in August because of injury, his manager Cubie Seegobin said on Sunday, knocking down media reports that the Jamaican was to undergo surgery.
SILVERSTONE (Reuters) - Germany's Nico Rosberg won a dramatic British Grand Prix for Mercedes on Sunday after one of several explosive tire failures scuppered team mate Lewis Hamilton's hopes of home victory.
(Reuters) - The Pittsburgh Pirates claimed their eighth successive victory with a 2-1 triumph over the Milwaukee Brewers on Saturday and became the first team in Major League Baseball to 50 wins this season.
(Reuters) - Katie Ledecky broke Janet Evans' 25-year-old meeting record to claim the women's 1500 meters freestyle at the U.S. National Championships on Saturday, and becoming the second fastest American of all time in the event.
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