Alvarez beats Cotto to win WBC middleweight title


Mexico's Saul ‘Canelo’ Alvarez beat Miguel Cotto on a unanimous points decision to win the WBC world middleweight title in Las Vegas on Saturday.

Mexican Celis joins Force India as development driver 19 Nov 2015

LONDON Mexican teenager Alfonso Celis has joined Force India as a development driver and will take part in seven practice sessions next year, the Formula One team said on Thursday.


Cotto stripped of WBC title before Alvarez pay-per-view 17 Nov 2015

Miguel Cotto has been stripped of his World Boxing Council middleweight title four days ahead of his big pay-per-view bout against Mexico's Canelo Alvarez in Las Vegas, the sanctioning body said on Tuesday.


McDowell grabs share of Mexico lead as play suspended 16 Nov 2015

Northern Irishman Graeme McDowell and Scotland's Russell Knox were in a share of the final-round lead in the OHL Classic at Mayakoba in Mexico on Sunday before play was suspended due to darkness.


Park emerges from traffic jam to take three-shot lead 15 Nov 2015

Park In-bee emerged from a traffic jam to pick up five back nine birdies and leave the field in her rear view vision mirror after the third round at the Lorena Ochoa Invitational in Mexico City on Saturday.


Unheralded Fathauer leads in Mexico, McDowell three back 14 Nov 2015

American journeyman Derek Fathauer played flawless golf to grab the first 54-hole lead of his PGA Tour career in the OHL Classic at Mayakoba in Mexico on Saturday.


Mexico beat strike-hit El Salvador in opening qualifier 14 Nov 2015

MEXICO CITY Mexico began their World Cup qualifying campaign with a comfortable 3-0 win at home to strike-hit El Salvador on Friday in their first match under new coach Juan Carlos Osorio.

CONCACAF big guns start with wins on road to Russia 14 Nov 2015

CONCACAF big guns Mexico, the United States and Costa Rica all got off to winning starts on Friday in their qualifying campaign for the 2018 World Cup in Russia.


McDowell turns near calamity into halfway lead in Mexico 14 Nov 2015

A day after an almost calamitous start to the OHL Classic at Mayakoba, Graeme McDowell found himself in an unexpected position, the halfway leader after the second round at the PGA Tour event in Mexico on Friday.


Leonard shares lead at PGA event in Mexico 13 Nov 2015

Former British Open champion Justin Leonard fired a six-under-par 65 to join a four-way tie for the lead after Thursday's weather-interrupted opening round of the OHL Classic at Playa Del Carmen, Mexico.


Putin, citing national security, signs Turkey sanctions decree

MOSCOW President Vladimir Putin signed a decree imposing a raft of punitive economic sanctions against Turkey on Saturday, underlining the depth of the Kremlin's anger towards Ankara four days after Turkey shot down a Russian warplane.