Month: October 2014

Reuters Sports Schedule at 0600 GMT on Tuesday, Sept 30

Reuters sports schedule at 0600 GMT on Tuesday: – – – – SOCCER Champions League group stage (1845 unless stated) CSKA Moscow v Bayern Munich (1700) Schalke 04 v Maribor BATE Borisov v Athletic Bilbao Manchester City v AS Roma APOEL v Ajax Amsterdam Sporting Lisbon v Chelsea Shakhtar Donetsk v FC Porto Paris St Germain v Barcelona – – City face Roma test at Etihad MANCHESTER – English champions Manchester City look to bounce back from their opening Group E defeat at Bayern Munich when they take on AS Roma who thumped five goals past CSKA Moscow last time…

Li named ambassador for WTA Finals in Singapore

By Patrick Johnston SINGAPORE (Reuters) – Recently retired Chinese tennis trailblazer Li Na, Asia's only grand slam singles winner, has been appointed as an ambassador for next month's season ending WTA Tour Finals in Singapore. The 32-year-old was in position to qualify for the lucrative Oct. 17-26 tournament before announcing she was quitting a fortnight ago after being worn down by the effects of long-term knee injuries. …