Singapore's mixed doubles pair Terry Yeo and Yao Lei made it into the second round of badminton's Li-Ning Singapore Open when they upset Japan's Hirokatsu Hashimoto and Miyuki Maeda 21-17, 22-20 on Wednesday.
LONDON (REUTERS) - Champions Manchester United will travel to Swansea City for their first Premier League football match under new manager David Moyes while Manuel Pellegrini's Manchester City are at home to Newcastle United on Aug 17.
SAN JOSE (REUTERS) - Bryan Ruiz and Celso Borges scored second-half goals as Costa Rica earned a 2-0 win against Panama on Tuesday to maintain their hold on a place for an automatic qualifying place for next year's 2014 World Cup Finals.
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) - American hurdler and bobsledder Lolo Jones' attempt at humour in a video that's gone viral received a chilly reception from some members of the bobsledding community.
MIAMI (REUTERS) - The Miami Heat produced an extraordinary comeback to beat the San Antonio Spurs 103-100 in overtime early on Wednesday to force a decisive seventh game in the National Basketball Association (NBA) Finals.