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Napoli edge Carpi to stay top

SSC Napoli and Juventus both recorded narrow victories against relegation-threatened sides to remain first and second in Serie A on Sunday ahead of their showdown in Turin next weekend. Second-place Juventus, who beat Frosinone 2-0, appeared to be on the verge of moving level at theFULL STORY

Wales rally to claim point against Ireland in Six Nations opener

Wales drew 16-16 with defending champions Ireland in an absorbing Six Nations opener on Sunday, clawing back a 13-point first-half deficit to take the lead, before Johnny Sexton leveled with a late penalty. Ireland got their bid to become the first nation to win the titleFULL STORY

Ovechkin reaches a rare milestone as Capitals beat Flyers

Washington’s Alex Ovechkin became the third player in NHL history to reach 30 goals in each of his first 11 seasons as the Capitals beat the Philadelphia Flyers 3-2 on Sunday. Ovechkin joined Wayne Gretzky and Mike Gartner in the NHL record books, and moved withinFULL STORY

PSG down Marseille, extend unbeaten streak

Zlatan Ibrahimovic scored the first goal and set up the winner for Angel di Maria as Paris Saint-Germain won 2-1 away at bitter rivals Olympique de Marseille on Sunday, extending their record unbeaten league run to 34 matches and maintaining their massive 24-point lead. Ibrahimovic pouncedFULL STORY

Bertens routs Kuznetsova in ‘the Moscow miracle’

The Netherlands’ dream Fed Cup run continued as Kiki Bertens crushed Russia’s Svetlana Kuznetsova 6-1, 6-4 in Moscow on Sunday to send them into the semi-finals of the team competition for the first time since 1997. In the last four the Netherlands are to face France,FULL STORY

Clippers beat Heat, despite missing 14 consecutive shots

The Los Angeles Clippers could afford a spell of missing 14 consecutive shots and still beat Miami 100-93 on Sunday. The Clippers moved four games clear of Memphis in the fight for fourth place in the Western Conference, behind the three runaway divisional leaders. Also on Sunday,FULL STORY

Manning’s Broncos stun the Panthers

Peyton Manning cemented his place in the pantheon of quarterback greats as the Denver Broncos produced a magnificent defensive display to stun the Carolina Panthers with an upset 24-10 victory in Super Bowl 50 on Sunday. Manning, 39, sealed the second Super Bowl title of hisFULL STORY

Taiwanese exit on opening day of Taiwan Open

By Dave Carroll

The first Taiwan Open began in Kaohsiung yesterday with all three Taiwanese taking part on the first day ousted from the first round. Hsu Ching-wen opened proceedings on Center Court at the Yang-Ming Tennis Center against Urszula Radwanska. The Polish world No. 113 proved too strongFULL STORY

Diego Costa rescues Blues

Diego Costa snaffled a stoppage-time equalizer to preserve interim manager Guus Hiddink’s unbeaten record as Chelsea snatched a 1-1 draw at home to Manchester United on Sunday. United looked to be closing to within four points of the Premier League’s top four after Jesse Lingard’s 61st-minuteFULL STORY

Suarez nets as Barca ease past Levante

Barcelona cruised to a 2-0 win at Levante UD and regained their three-point lead at the top of La Liga on Sunday, as Real Madrid maintained their pursuit with a labored 2-1 win at Granada. Champions Barcelona, with Luis Suarez scoring his 36th goal of theFULL STORY

McCullum ends his one-day career with series victory

New Zealand captain Brendon McCullum ended his one-day international career with a series victory over Australia yesterday, with his side sealing a 55-run win in the deciding third match at Seddon Park in Hamilton, Zew Zealand. New Zealand, who were all out for 246 in 45.3FULL STORY

Japan’s Matsuyama wins second PGA Tour title in Phoenix

Hideki Matsuyama edged Rickie Fowler of the US in a playoff at the Phoenix Open on Sunday to become only the second Japanese player with multiple wins on the PGA Tour. Matsuyama displayed supreme poise in the clutch, overcoming a late two-stroke deficit in regulation asFULL STORY

SPORTS BRIEFS

SOCCER Hamburg get lucky point Hamburg SV were lucky to escape with a 1-1 draw against Cologne as the hosts’ slump continued on Sunday in their sixth Bundesliga game without a win. “We know that we have a lot of hard work ahead of us,” said HamburgFULL STORY

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