Muscle pain did not deter Sun Yang from winning the men's 400m freestyle world championship title three times in a row. The prolific Chinese swimmer finished the race with the fastest timing of the year at the FINA World Championships here on Sunday.
Playing in his first-ever ATP World Tour singles final, 19-year old Russian rising star Andrey Rublev beat the experienced 35-year-old Italian Paolo Lorenzi 6-4, 6-2 to win his maiden title at the Plava Laguna Croatia Open on a hot Sunday night in Umag, a coastal town in northeastern Croatia.
Retired Philipp Lahm has been named as Player of the Year following a poll by Germany's leading sports magazine "Kicker" on Sunday.
British cycling star Christopher Froome won his third straight and fourth Tour de France title as the 104th edition of the world's most pretigious road cycing tournament concluded here on Sunday.
Li Haotong made history for Chinese golf as he finished third at the Open Championships at Royal Birkdale on Sunday.
Spanish striker Jonatan Soriano scored twice to help visiting Beijing Guoan beat Shanghai Shenhua 2-1 on Sunday in the 18th round of 2017 Chinese Super League.
Germany beats Croatia 69-65 to claim Stankovic Continental Cup title
Neil Robertson beats O'Sullivan 6-3 in Hong Kong Masters 2017
AFC U23 Championship Group F match: Australia vs. Myanmar 3-0
The 2017 World Under 18 Athletics championships shine in Kenya
World's largest indoor ski resort opens in China's ice city
FIFA publishes full report on 2018, 2022 World Cup bids
UW researchers devise way to boost sensitivity of medical tests
Less French people satisfied with Macron in July: survey
Spotlight: Russian aviation industry insiders see great prospects for cooperation
Biologists discover three new toad species in Nevada's Great Basin
Epic war film "Dunkirk" dominates North American box office in opening weekend
Chinese president visits Russia, Germany, attends G20 summit
20th Anniversary of HK's Return to Motherland