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Quintana wins Tirreno-Adriatico for 2nd time in 3 years

Nairo Quintana won the Tirreno-Adriatico race for a second time in three years on Tuesday, while Rohan Dennis was fastest on the final stage, an individual time trial around San Benedetto del Tronto        

LA 2024 CEO Gene Sykes: Donald Trump more helpful lobbying for LA bid than Barack Obama

In September, the IOC will announce the host city for the 2024 Summer Olympics, with only Los Angeles and Paris as remaining candidates. President Donald Trump has taken a hard line stance on immigration, and it’s been speculated that...Show More Summary

Dallas-native Maurice Hooker wants to raise his profile to bring boxing back to D-FW

Maurice Hooker needs a home game. But those are difficult to come by in boxing, especially if you aren't a champion. Hooker is -- but not a champion with clout. He owns the North American Boxing Organization crown, winning the super lightweight title in downtown Dallas in June 2015 with a TKO of Eduardo Galindo in the sixth round. Show More Summary

Prosper native Chris Buescher can feel difference at revamped Texas Motor Speedway

FORT WORTH -- It was a good Monday for Texas Motor Speedway. Some early morning rain, which was the cause of grief for the track last year, was no problem at the newly repaved and re-profiled track. Less than an hour after the rain ended,...Show More Summary

Skylar Diggins' teams to watch during the women's NCAA tournament

The bracket for the women's NCAA tournament was announced Monday night, with UConn, Baylor, Notre Dame and South Carolina pronounced as No. 1 seeds and the favorites to play in the Final Four at the American Airlines Center this spring. Show More Summary

Tuesday's TV/Radio listings (Mar. 14)

TODAY'S TV Event Time TV MLB Atlanta at Philadelphia noon MLB Rangers at Arizona 3:00 MLB World Baseball Classic Cuba vs. Japan 5 am MLB Dominican Republic vs. Puerto Rico 8:00 MLB Netherlands vs. Cuba 11:00 MLB NBA Detroit at Cleveland 6:00 NBA Philadelphia...Show More Summary

Gaviria wins stage, Quintana leads Tirreno into final day

Fernando Gaviria won the sixth stage of the Tirreno-Adriatico cycling race, and Nairo Quintana retained the overall lead heading into the final leg        

Russian doping investigator McLaren hits back at critics

Doping investigator Richard McLaren says criticism of his report into Russian doping is "nitpicking."        

Chris Froome praises Team Sky leader Dave Brailsford

Three-time Tour de France champion Chris Froome has praised Team Sky leader Dave Brailsford        

Russian doctor Portugalov banned for life in doping case

A Russian sports doctor accused of supplying performance-enhancing drugs to athletes has been banned for life        

Australian Olympic Committee appoints new CEO

The Australian Olympic Committee has appointed former rugby union administrator Matt Carroll as its chief executive officer        

Contador narrowly misses 3rd Paris-Nice title as Henao wins

Alberto Contador missed out on a third Paris-Nice victory by just two seconds        

Monday's TV/Radio listings (Mar. 13)

TODAY'S TV Event Time TV MLB Houston at St. Louis noon MLB San Fran. at Rangers 8:00 FSSW+ World Baseball Classic Israel vs. Netherlands 5 am MLB Pool C Tiebreaker 5:00 MLB Pool D Tiebreaker 8:00 MLB NBA Mavericks at Toronto 6:30 FSSW Atlanta at San Antonio 7:00 TNT L.A. Show More Summary

Sagan sprints to 2nd stage win, Quintana leads Tirreno

World champion Peter Sagan sprinted to another victory in the Tirreno-Adriatico and Nairo Quintana retained the overall lead after the fifth stage        

Sunday's TV/Radio listings (Mar. 12)

TODAY'S TV Event Time TV College baseball Houston at Baylor 1:00 FSSW UCLA at Texas 1:00 LHN Wolrd Baseball Classic Italy vs. Puerto Rico 2:30 MLB Mexico vs. Venezuela 9:00 MLB NBA Chicago at Boston 2:30 Ch. 8 Miami at Indiana 5:00 NBATV Cleveland at Houston 8:00 ESPN Men's college basketball Ivy: Princeton vs. Show More Summary

When using spinnerbaits, it seems like fish are always biting

While fishing in Mexico recently, I caught more bass on a spinnerbait than I've caught on that particular lure in 10 years. There was a time when the spinnerbait was my favorite, and I kept a tackle box well-stocked with spinners of all sizes, colors and blade designs. Show More Summary

Outdoors notebook: Lake Naconiche has a nice gene pool

On Feb. 28, Larry Mosby of Garrison caught the second Toyota ShareLunker of the season from Lake Naconiche, a 250-acre reservoir near Nacogdoches. The fish weighed 13.06 pounds. Texas Parks and Wildlife Department biologists ran DNA test results to determine the latest ShareLunker's lineage. Show More Summary

Mikaela Shiffrin clinches slalom title, wins in Squaw Valley

Mikaela Shiffrin capped off an electric day with the win at a World Cup race in Squaw Valley.        

Porte wins stage 7 while Henao takes Paris-Nice overall lead

Two-time champion Richie Porte showed his climbing credentials are intact with a superb breakaway win on stage seven of the Paris-Nice, while Sergio Henao took the overall lead heading into Sunday's final stage        

Quintana king of the mountains again in Tirreno-Adriatico

Nairo Quintana has repeated his dominant performance on Tirreno-Adriatico's high mountains to win the fourth stage        

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