Golf: Europe dominate singles to defend EurAsia title

KUALA LUMPUR (Reuters) – A dominant Europe won eight of the 12 singles matches against Asia on Sunday to rally from behind and successfully defend their EurAsia Cup title with a 14-10 victory in Malaysia.

Federer deflects attention to Nadal, Djokovic in Australia

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) Roger Federer prefers to think of Rafael Nadal or Novak Djokovic as the favorites for the Australian Open title, despite entering as defending champion and coming off a worry-free preparation.

38 minutes of fear: How a Hawaii missile alert test went wrong

The alert warned Hawaiians on their phones of an imminent missile attack. A series of bureaucratic hurdles and 38 minutes later, it became a false alarm.

Australia makes 304-8 in 1st ODI vs England

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) Opener Aaron Finch scored 107 and put on 118 in a fourth-wicket partnership with Mitchell Marsh which carried Australia to 304-8 as it batted first on Sunday in the first of five one-day internationals against England.

Tennis: Kyrgios can become global superstar, says Becker

MELBOURNE (Reuters) – Australian maverick Nick Kyrgios is ready to win over his doubters and can become an ‘international sporting superstar’ according to former world number one Boris Becker.