Manchester City set to defend English Premier League title

...it looks more competitive than ever this season.Manchester City heads into the first match of its title defense, against Newcastle on Sunday, knowing there are four genuine pretenders to the trophy after a frenetic summer of transfers and coaching changes...

Premier League ends with 10 simultaneous TV games on Sunday

...the Premier League match between Manchester City and West Ham United on NBC. At the same time, Liverpool will be facing Newcastle on NBCSN, and White plans to keep his audience updated on how that game is going ? and what that means for the title race...

Chelsea's Premier League title hopes suffer major blow with loss to Sunderland

...with a 1-0 defeat of West Ham to secure its place in the topflight next season and Swansea secured a vital 2-1 win at Newcastle that piled more pressure on Magpies manager Alan Pardew.Peter Whittingham's second-half penalty gave Cardiff a precious...

Bayern Munich's 53-game unbeaten run in soccer ended by Augsburg

...over Stoke to reclaim the provisional league lead.Manchester United claimed a league-leading 10th away win by beating Newcastle 4-0. LA LIGA: Atletico Madrid sweated out a 1-0 victory over Villarreal without leading scorer Diego Costa to stay top...

Struggling Manchester United loses some of its luster

...interests of United to be scrapping away in that second-level continental competition is open to debate. The domestic form of Newcastle and Swansea dipped significantly due to their involvement in the Europa League over the past two years, although United has...

Win over Everton keeps Manchester City in charge of Premier League

...9-24-4) lost 4-1 at Stoke. Car diff (7-21-9), in its first season since promotion, was defeated 3-0 at Newcastle.After opening with a 4-0 win over Norwich last weekend, interim manager Ryan Giggs saw United (18-12-6) turn in...

Palmer to play Masters, reduce schedule

NEWCASTLE, Northern Ireland - Arnold Palmer, embarrassed by a round in the 80s in the Senior British Open, is close to giving up competitive...

Sugai wins by two; Watson finishes 14th

NEWCASTLE, Northern Ireland -- Japan's Noboru Sugai shot a 3-over-par 74 Sunday and held off Canadian John Irwin for a two-shot...

Watson begins with 70 in Senior British Open

NEWCASTLE, Northern Ireland -- Tom Watson began his first Senior British Open at Royal County Down with an eagle at the first hole Thursday...

Watson five strokes off lead at British Seniors

NEWCASTLE, Northern Ireland -- Tom Watson had the only bogey-free round of the Senior British Open, shooting a 2-under-par 69 Friday...