HATAY - For the second successive time, India's top rated player in the competition Koneru Humpy crashed out to Chinas 16-year-old Hou Yifan in the semi-finals of the Women's World Chess Championship.
BERLIN - Goals from Miroslav Klose and Mesut Oezil gave Germany a 3-0 win Friday over Turkey and a three-point lead at the top of Group A in European Championship qualifying.
Spain, Germany and the Netherlands won Friday to maintain strong starts in qualifying for the 2012 European Championship, while rebuilding Italy drew 0-0 with Northern Ireland.
ISTANBUL - Mike Krzyzewski wore the gold medal that he first chased two decades earlier in the world championship.
ISTANBUL - Kevin Durant pulled up for another impossibly long 3-pointer, wheeled and began shouting and gesturing at the rowdy fans along the sideline.
- Golden again: US captures world championship
- Turkey tops Serbia 83-82 to gain final against US
- Durant's 38 points carry US to title game
- Argentina beats Russia 73-61 at worlds
- Americans look to Durant to help them find gold
- Spain beats Slovenia 97-80 in consolation round
- Lithuania tops Argentina 104-85 to gain 1st semis
- US beats Russia, 89-79, moves into semis at worlds
- Turkey beats Slovenia 95-68
- Serbia knocks defending champ Spain out of worlds
- FIBA: All basketball worlds drug tests negative
- US: Russia coach wrong about Soviets' victory
- Turkish GM tells newspaper UK recruit took cash
- Americans vs. American for a spot in worlds semis
- US beats Angola 121-66, reaches quarters at worlds
- Turkey eliminates France with 95-77 win at worlds
- Coach K pleased, but US faces higher expectations
- US gets needed practice, expects to look sharper
- US faces a navigable road at basketball worlds
- Compelling round of 16 at basketball worlds
- Serbia upsets Argentina to win Group A at worlds
- US pulls away in 2nd half to rout Tunisia 92-57
- Angola stuns Germany at basketball worlds
- US wins first meeting with Iran, stays unbeaten
- After suspensions, Serbia beats Australia in hoops
- Lesson learned, US will need more from its subs
- US survives test, holds on to edge Brazil 70-68
- FIBA says drug testing program its largest ever
- Slovenia beats Croatia 91-84 in best Group B game
- Serbia recovers to beat Jordan at worlds
- Durant, Love send US to 2-0 start at worlds
- Big second quarter helps US run away from Croatia
- Greece appeal fails, basketball suspensions stand
- Coach K tries again to put US on top of the world
- Serbia coach Ivkovic devastated by suspensions