Argentina

Argentine goalkeeper Romero joins Man Utd

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- Manchester United have confirmed the signing of Argentina goalkeeper Sergio Romero on a three-year deal, reuniting manager Louis van Gaal with a player who helped bring him a Dutch title but also caused him World Cup heartache.

Australia crush Pumas, set up New Zealand decider 26 Jul 2015

- Australia crushed Argentina 34-9 in Mendoza on Saturday, scoring four tries to earn a bonus point and set up a Rugby Championship decider against New Zealand.

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Argentina's Grillo thriving in short PGA Tour stint 24 Jul 2015

OAKVILLE, Ontario - Argentina's Emiliano Grillo continued to make the most of his limited time on the PGA Tour as he snatched the first-round lead at the Canadian Open on Thursday.

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Wing Camacho makes comeback as Pumas make seven changes 23 Jul 2015

- Argentina wing Gonzalo Camacho makes his international comeback after three shoulder operations in two years when they face Australia in the Rugby Championship in Mendoza on Saturday.

Foley back, Pocock gets Wallabies start for Pumas test 23 Jul 2015

SYDNEY - Australia coach Michael Cheika has made seven changes to his team for this weekend's test against Argentina, bringing Bernard Foley back at flyhalf and giving David Pocock the start at openside flanker.

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Don't Lie To Me Argentina - False inflation data to end next year? 22 Jul 2015

BUENOS AIRES - The front-runner in Argentina's presidential election campaign is unnerving investors with his silence over the country's notoriously inaccurate inflation reporting, while the second place candidate says data transparency would be a top priority.

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Cambiasso bids farewell to Leicester after rejecting deal 21 Jul 2015

LONDON - Esteban Cambiasso has rejected a new deal with Leicester City and will not return to the Premier League club, the former Argentina international said on Tuesday.

Argentine opposition wins Buenos Aires city hall for third term 20 Jul 2015

BUENOS AIRES - Argentina's business-friendly PRO party won the Buenos Aires mayoral runoff on Sunday, clinging to its stronghold for a third consecutive term ahead of presidential elections in October, but prevailed by a smaller-than-expected margin.

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Australia lose Genia, Horne for Argentina test 19 Jul 2015

BRISBANE - Australia scrumhalf Will Genia and winger Rob Horne have been ruled out of next week's Rugby Championship test against Argentina after being injured in Saturday's victory over South Africa.

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All Blacks winger Naholo ruled out of World Cup 18 Jul 2015

WELLINGTON - All Blacks winger Waisake Naholo has been ruled out of the World Cup after breaking his leg during his test debut against Argentina in the Rugby Championship on Friday.

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Pakistan police say kill head of banned sectarian group

ISLAMABAD - Pakistani police killed the head of the banned sectarian group Lashkar-e-Jhangvi on Wednesday as he attempted to escape as he was being moved between prisons, police said.