March 9, 2014
Real Madrid took full advantage of Barcelona's shock reverse at lowly Real Valladolid with a 3-0 win at home to 10-man Levante that put them three points clear at the top of La Liga.
Manchester City's hopes of an unprecedented quadruple were in tatters after holders Wigan Athletic repeated their FA Cup heroics with a stunning 2-1 victory in their quarter-final at the Etihad Stadium.
Juan Mónaco lost against Russian Dmitri Tursunov 7-6 (4), 6-4 in a match of the second round of Indian Wells Masters 1000.
Estudiantes drew today 0-0 with Atlético Rafalea at La Plata, in a match of the seventh row of the Torneo Final. Juan Sebastián Verón couldn’t play due to the injury suffered against Newell’s Old Boys.
Chelsea have not lost at home to London rivals Tottenham Hotspur for 24 years and that amazing record never looked in any danger as a woeful defensive performance by the visitors saw them thrashed 4-0.
Barcelona's bid for a fifth La Liga title in six years suffered a surprise setback when they crashed to a 1-0 defeat at lowly Real Valladolid and opened the door for Real Madrid to pull away at the top.
Around 10 minutes after shooting dead his girlfriend through a locked toilet door, South African track star Oscar Pistorius told a housing estate security guard "everything is fine," his murder trial heard today.
Boca Juniors beat Olimpo 2-0 at La Bombonera in a match of the fifth round of the Final Tournament. This was Riquelme’s first full match after injuries forced him out of the field last year.
Argentina and Romania drew 0-0 in Bucarest this afternoon in the final trial before manager Alejandro Sabella presents the squad list for the World Cup finals in Brazil.
Neymar's hat-trick lit up a powerful Brazil performance as the 32 nations taking part in this year's World Cup finals tested out their squads in friendlies.