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Soccer: West Ham beat Fulham 2-0 to post fourth win in a row

West Ham won their fourth successive Premier League game to add to Fulham's woes at Craven Cottage on Saturday, beating their cross-London rivals 2-0 with goals from Robert Snodgrass and Michail Antonio.

Soccer: Wild celebrations in Hanoi as Vietnam win regional title

Football fever gripped Vietnam again on Saturday night as thousands of fans flocked to the streets of the capital Hanoi to celebrate their country's victory over Malaysia in the ASEAN Football Federation (AFF) Championship final.

Soccer: Ronaldo penalty wins Turin derby for relentless Juve

Cristiano Ronaldo converted a second-half penalty and was booked for provoking the beaten goalkeeper Salvador Ichazo as relentless Serie A leaders Juventus beat Torino 1-0 in an absorbing derby on Saturday.

Soccer: Jesus sends Manchester City top as Spurs leave it late

Gabriel Jesus scored twice in Manchester City's 3-1 victory over Everton at the Etihad Stadium on Saturday as the champions took full advantage of Liverpool's inactivity to return to the top of the Premier League.

Soccer: Crystal Palace get crucial 1-0 win over Leicester City

Crystal Palace moved five points clear of the bottom three in the Premier League when Luka Milivojevic scored to give the south London club a 1-0 win over Leicester City on Saturday.

Soccer: Eriksen strike gives Spurs last-gasp Burnley win

Tottenham Hotspur substitute Christian Eriksen scored in added time as they snatched a 1-0 win over Burnley at Wembley Stadium to stay within five points of provisional leaders Manchester City in the Premier League.

Soccer: Watford hang on to clinch nervy win over Cardiff

Watford held on nervously to repel a late comeback and beat Cardiff City 3-2 in the Premier League on Saturday, leaving the struggling Welsh visitors still searching for a first away win this season.

Soccer: Boca coach Schelotto leaves after Libertadores final loss

Boca Juniors have parted company with manager Guillermo Barros Schelotto less than a week after their defeat in the Copa Libertadores final by arch-rivals River Plate.

Soccer: Wolves beat Bournemouth in their best top-flight run for 38 years

Wolverhampton Wanderers continued their surge in form by beating Bournemouth 2-0 with goals from Raul Jimenez and Ivan Cavaleiro at Molineux to record a third successive top-flight win for the first time since 1980.

Soccer: Late Griezmann strike ends Atletico's away day hoodoo

Atletico Madrid's Antoine Griezmann struck the decisive goal in a thrilling 3-2 win at Real Valladolid on Saturday, after they had thrown away a two-goal lead, taking them level on points with Barcelona at the top of La Liga.

Soccer: Rondon hands slick Newcastle 1-0 win at Huddersfield

Newcastle United moved clear of the Premier League's relegation zone after a second-half goal from Salomon Rondon gave them an opportunist 1-0 win at Huddersfield Town in a scrappy clash on Saturday.

Soccer: Rejuvenated Bayern crush Hanover to close in on top spot

Bayern Munich demolished hosts Hanover 96 4-0 on Saturday to make it three league wins in a row for the rejuvenated champions while moving them to within six points of leaders Borussia Dortmund.

Kenyan warriors hunt cash not lions in Maasai Olympics

Young Kenyan warriors are no longer pursuing lions to show off their hunting prowess and bravery, they are competing for cash prizes in javelin throwing at the Maasai Olympics instead.

Soccer: Modric criticises Ballon d'Or gala snub by Messi, Ronaldo

Ballon d'Or winner Luka Modric has criticised Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi for choosing not to attend this month's ceremony where he was given the award, saying their decision was unfair to fellow players and voters.

Hockey: Dutch outlast Australia to set up World Cup final v Belgium

Netherlands battled past two-time defending champions Australia in a penalty shootout to set up an all-European World Cup final against Belgium in Bhubaneswar, India on Saturday.

Soccer: Reus pay players, avoid expulsion from Spanish league

Troubled Spanish second division side Reus have reached a deal to make outstanding payments to their players, meaning they will avoid automatic expulsion from the league, the club said on Saturday.

Soccer: Kashima beat Guadalajara 3-2 to reach Club World Cup semis

Japan's Kashima Antlers recovered from a goal down to beat Mexico's Chivas Guadalajara 3-2 in their Club World Cup quarter-final in the United Arab Emirates on Saturday.

Golf: Jamieson edges ahead at Alfred Dunhill Championship

Britain's Scott Jamieson came through a turbulent back nine that included an eagle and a double bogey to card a 68 for a one-shot lead after the third round of the European Tour’s Alfred Dunhill Championship on Saturday.

Motor racing: Da Costa wins Formula E season-opener in Saudi Arabia

Portuguese Antonio Felix da Costa held off a late charge from defending world champion Jean-Eric Vergne to win the opening race of the Formula E season in Saudi Arabia on Saturday.

Soccer: Vietnam win Asean title thanks to Anh Duc volley

Vietnam won the Asean Football Federation Championship for the first time in a decade as Nguyen Anh Duc's volley secured a 1-0 win over Malaysia in the second leg of the final in Hanoi on Saturday for a 3-2 aggregate triumph.