ImageDuring the 24 Hours of Le Mans, spectators can sleep in camp sites along the track.CreditCreditGerlach Delissen/Corbis, via Getty ImagesThe 24 Hours of Le Mans is the biggest event in endurance racing.
“I thought I had nailed that gift,” Kathleen Keating said.“You spend almost as much time looking out the back window as the front window,” Keating said of driving on the same track with much faster cars.
“He’s definitely rooting for the team, rooting for us,” a member of his racing team said.“He’s a young man who needs my support,” said Chan, who had roles in “The Cannonball Run” road-race movies.
ImageThe Toyota team celebrates its victory at Le Mans in 2018.For one, a driver must win Le Mans, the Indianapolis 500 and the Formula One World Championship.
ImageTiger Woods lined up a putt on the 18th green during the second round of the United States Open on Friday.For all of Woods’s feats, few compare to his 15-shot victory at that Open.
ImageThe Lakers and New Orleans Pelicans have agreed to a trade that will team Anthony Davis with LeBron James in Los Angeles.]The Los Angeles Lakers’ storied penchant for acquiring elite big men when they need them most resurfaced Saturday when the glamorous but struggling franchise reached agreement on a trade to acquire Anthony Davis from the New Orleans Pelicans — thus pairing Davis, a six-time All Star, with LeBron James.
Sports|Yankees Homer Twice and May Soon Add Edwin Encarnacion, the A.LeaderYankees 8, White Sox 4ImageEdwin Encarnacion, with a American League-leading 21 home runs for the Mariners, averaged 37 homers and 109 R.
In his Formula One heyday, Alonso was the sport’s record-breaker, who had challenged — and beaten — Michael Schumacher, the seven-time champion.Here are his career highlights:1994-97 Alonso, who was born in 1981, won three consecutive Spanish karting championships.
Dropped from FIFA’s world rankings three years ago because its federation had not scheduled a match in two years, Chile’s women’s team now has a players’ union and a lot to prove.CreditCreditGonzalo Fuentes/ReutersPARIS — Three years ago, long before Chile’s soccer team made its first appearance in a Women’s World Cup, it made news for an embarrassing reason.
Sports|Women’s World Cup: England and Italy Advance With VictoriesWomen’s World Cup RoundupImageJodie Taylor of England after scoring the only goal in a win against Argentina on Friday.CreditCreditMarc Atkins/Getty ImagesAs roommates at the Women’s World Cup, Jodie Taylor and Beth Mead have built a connection that has helped lead England into the second round of the tournament.
Sports|Cardinals Take Care of Business Twice Against Mets’ BullpenCardinals 5, Mets 4, 10 innings, Completion of Suspended Game | Cardinals 9, Mets 5ImageDexter Fowler of the Cardinals with Mets catcher Wilson Ramos after hitting a go-ahead three-run homer in the eighth inning of the second game on Friday night.The big blow was a go-ahead, two-run single by Wilson Ramos off Gant (6-0) to put the Mets ahead, 5-4.
Sports|Mets Defeat Cardinals as Jeff McNeil Saves Bullpen From ItselfMets 8, Cardinals 7ImageMets catcher Wilson Ramos tagging out the Cardinals’ Jack Flaherty at the plate for the final out in a victory on Saturday night.CreditCreditMike Stobe/Getty ImagesSecond baseman Jeff McNeil made a game-saving throw from right field to home plate for the final out, and the Mets held off the St.
This is how you would draw up the heavyweight champion if you were dreaming it up.”Now, in Ruiz, boxing has a compelling story.
Sports|Women’s World Cup: Canada and the Netherlands Easily AdvanceWomen’s World Cup RoundupImageNichelle Prince (15) after scoring Canada’s second goal against New Zealand on Saturday.CreditCreditEmmanuel Foudrot/ReutersJessie Fleming and Nichelle Prince got second-half goals to give Canada a 2-0 victory against New Zealand in the Women’s World Cup on Saturday in Grenoble, France.
On Saturday, Mickelson carded a four-over-par 75 in his final competitive round as a 48-year-old.“Yeah, people here have been terrific,” Mickelson said, adding: “I’ll come out tomorrow and play as well as I can.
Sports|White Sox Rout Yankees Behind Lucas Giolito and Eloy JimenezWhite Sox 10, Yankees 2ImageLucas Giolito of the White Sox got the victory against the Yankees on Friday night.CreditCreditJonathan Daniel/Getty ImagesCHICAGO — Lucas Giolito pitched into the seventh for his ninth straight win and Eloy Jimenez hit a pair of three-run homers as the Chicago White Sox routed the Yankees, 10-2, on Friday night.
The Doosra team look ahead to the most watched and anticipated fixture in world sport - India versus Pakistan.Show more The Doosra team look ahead to the most watched and anticipated fixture in world sport - India versus Pakistan.
Iain Carter and Alistair Bruce-Ball have all the news from the first round of the US Open Show more Day one of The US Open saw surprisingly low scoring.Iain Carter and Alistair Bruce Ball discuss Justin Rose’s extraordinary putting display which took the Englishman to the top of the leaderboard.
An insight into how Scotland and England are preparing for game day.Show more Caroline Barker is joined by ex-England goalkeeper Rachel Brown-Finnis, Chelsea Women boss Emma Hayes, BBC commentator Vicki Sparks and former Chelsea winger Pat Nevin for the latest news from the Women’s World Cup.
ImageThe onetime UEFA president Michel Platini’s ban from soccer is set to expire in October.At some point deep into their exchange the man introduced himself as José María Figueres, the former president of Costa Rica.