LONDON -- In a Premier League season where the usual narrative has been ripped up, there was no shortage of surprises on Saturday. The tone for the day was set by Manchester City collapsing 2-0 at Stoke and Leicester then seized the opportunity to go top of the league by beating Swansea 3-0. By Rob Harris. SENT: 600 words.
MADRID -- Karim Benzema scored his first goals since being implicated in a blackmail case, helping Real Madrid beat Getafe 4-1 Saturday and move closer to leader Barcelona in the Spanish league. By Tales Azzoni. SENT: 700 words.
NASSAU, Bahamas --Bubba Watson holed out with a 7-iron for eagle, made seven birdies and tied the course record with a 9-under 63 on Saturday to take a two-shot lead over Paul Casey going into the final round of the Hero World Challenge. By Doug Ferguson. SENT: 800 words.
Lyon bid a disappointing farewell to its famous stadium as it lost 2-0 to Angers in its last Ligue 1 match at the Stade Gerland on Saturday. By Daniella Matar. SENT: 600 words.
MILAN -- Inter Milan moved provisionally back atop Serie A with a 1-0 win over Genoa on Saturday, while Roma's poor run of results continued as Torino snatched a 1-1 draw against Rudi Garcia's side. By Daniella Matar. SENT: 600 words.
BERLIN -- Bayern Munich fell to its first Bundesliga loss of the season on Saturday as Fabian Johnson helped Borussia Moenchengladbach to a 3-1 win against the defending champion. By Ciaran Fahey. SENT: 700 words.
SUN CITY, South Africa -- Marc Leishman birdied the last two holes to capitalize on Henrik Stenson's slip-ups and move into the lead on the third day of the Nedbank Challenge. SENT: 300 words.
LAKE LOUISE, Alberta -- Lindsey Vonn completed a World Cup downhill sweep Saturday for her 17th victory at Lake Louise. SENT: 500 words.
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