VIRGINIA WATER, England (REUTERS) - World No. 2 Rory McIlroy suffered a late first-round meltdown in almost wintry conditions at Wentworth as he ballooned to a two-over 74 in the PGA Championship on Thursday.
LONDON (AFP) - European football governing body Uefa on Thursday formally ratified plans to impose 10-game European suspensions on players and officials found guilty of racism.
MONACO (AP) - German driver Nico Rosberg posted the fastest time in both practice sessions for the Monaco Grand Prix on Thursday.
MANCHESTER, England (REUTERS) - England's longest-serving football manager is retiring aged 71 after overseeing several trophy-laden decades at the club he loves - but he is not called Alex Ferguson.
KUALA LUMPUR (AFP) - Defending champions China had to dig deep to avoid a surprise defeat by Indonesia, winning 3-2 on Thursday in the quarter-finals of the Sudirman Cup.