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Murray wins Wimbledon, beats Raonic in 3 sets

He also has one from an odd position of favorite, as his 11th Grand Slam final became his first opposite neither of two nemeses, Roger Federer nor Novak Djokovi...


Not done yet. Gatlin, Lagat bull their way into Olympics

EUGENE , Ore. (AP) - Justin Gatlin won the 200-meter final at the U.S. Olympic Trials on Saturday, and 41-year-old Bernard Lagat won the 5,000-meter race. And l...


Ben Simmons Solid In Las Vegas Debut Despite Scoring Woes

The game everyone wanted to see in Las Vegas Summer League didn't disappoint. With a bit over six minutes left in the first quarter of their game in Vegas, In...


Britain's Andy Murray Defeats Canada's Milos Raonic In Wimbledon Final

But significantly, he had Ivan Lendl back on his coaching ticket at Wimbledon, rekindling a partnership that had helped him to his first two major triumphs. "He...


UFC 200: Nunes stuns Tate to take bantamweight belt

Brazil's Amanda Nunes stunned the mixed martial arts world with a first-round submission win over Miesha Tate to claim the women's bantamweight title at the ...


Nick Kyrgios through to last 16 clash with Andy Murray

Australian firebrand Nick Kyrgios revealed his softer side when he spoke in glowing terms about his next opponent, Andy Murray , saying it was "love at first...


What time is Andy Murray playing Milos Raonic in the Wimbledon final?

Andy Murray vs Milos Raonic Wimbledon 2016 final is set to begin at 2 p.m. local time (6.30 p.m. IST, 9 a.m. ET). When Raonic stunned Roger Federer in the ...


Wimbledon results: Andy Murray defeats Milos Raonic to win title

In the second set, things were much closer, though Murray once again threatened to break Raonic at 3-3, but the Canadian fought off the break and held serve. An...


Man Utd hand Raiola €120M offer to make to Juventus for Pogba

Sky Sport Italia claim this evening that not only are Juventus in a position to reject the offer, but also that Pogba has no particular desire to leave Turin ...


Moths swarm around stadium before Euro 2016 final

They have similar personalities, and bring a smiling, light-hearted, and relaxed attitude to the French dressing room. We were playing at home and we suffered a...


Napoli's blast highlights Tribe's five homers

With two outs and nobody on base, Carlos Beltran singled and was replaced by pinch-runner Ronald Torreyes. Jason Kipnis singles to right field. Cleveland ...


Nunes stuns Tate to take bantamweight belt at UFC 200

She applied a rear-naked choke, and Tate was forced to tap out. Said Tate: "She's a fast starter, caught me fair and square". "I love her so much...." "I'm ...


Usain Bolt in race to get fit for Rio Olympics

Usain Bolt is still in contention to compete in the 200 metres at next month's Olympics in Rio despite missing his country's trials through injury, the Jamaic...


Lesnar haunted by decision to leave UFC

Lesnar, who has been given the go-ahead from WWE to take time off for a "one-off opportunity" before returning for next month's Summerslam , brushed off McGreg...


Braves lead White Sox 2-0

Quintana and Teheran were born about 25 miles apart in the northern department of Bolivar. "Teheran is my friend, and we have a good relationship". "So I though...


France seeks healing final victory vs underachiever Portugal

French policeman stand guard during the Euro 2016 quarter-final football match between Poland and Portugal at the Stade Velodrome in Marseille , June 30, 201...


Busch dominates NASCAR Xfinity race at Kentucky Speedway

SPARTA, Ky . - Kentucky Speedway has changed, and we probably won't know whether it's for the better until a full weekend of racing has been completed. "I fee...


Blue Jays pitcher Aaron Sanchez named to American League all-star team

Pitcher Marco Estrada had to give up his spot because of a bad back, but still plans to attend the game. Rondon was unavailable to pitch in the first two games...


Serena Williams wins second Wimbledon title of the day with Venus

Serena said it was a "great relief" to finally capture the 22 major title that saw her equal Steffi Graf's Open Era record, but that it was also just exciting...


Andy Murray wins 1st set 6-4 in Wimbledon final

Murray's 2-8 record is due to the prodigious drive and talent of Novak Djokovic and Roger Federer , who between them have been the opponents in all 10 of Murra...


UFC 200: Brock Lesnar wins in return bout, Nunes takes bantamweight title

Still, since losing to Rousey at UFC 168, she had rattled off five straight wins en-route to her title bout with Holm. Nunes (14-4) became the fourth differen...


Contador pulls out of 2016 Tour de France, blames fever

Two-time champion Alberto Contador sensationally quit the Tour de France on Sunday after succumbing to injuries and illness. He was among the three pre-race f...


Murray beats Raonic to claim second Wimbledon title

Murray reunited with Lendl this summer after they went their separate ways after two years together in 2014. Three years ago, Murray became the first Britis...


Murray, Raonic look to super coaches for Wimbledon glory

Raonic is averaging 23 aces per match in the tournament, and on grass this year he's won over 94 percent of his service games. On Sunday, when Murray trudges...


Why Clinton, Trump didn't campaign today & what they're saying about Dallas

The incident yesterday was one of the deadliest attacks on law enforcers in America since 9/11. Donald Trump is to appear with Indiana Gov. Mike Pence at a fu...


Serena doubles up with Venus for second Wimbledon title of the day

Williams beat Germany's Angelique Kerber 7-5 6-3 on Centre Court to move level with Graf on the open era list, which takes into account victories since the pr...


Keselowski wins for 3rd time at Kentucky Speedway

I think it was 10 or 12 seconds, so that really allowed us to start saving, but when it comes down to it we were out. "But my guys didn't give up". Dillon i...


Brock Lesnar leaves door open for MMA future after UFC 200

While Lesnar admitted his UFC future lies in WWE chairman Vince McMahon's hands - he signed a long-term contract with the wrestling outfit past year - it's clea...


Tate barely makes weight for UFC 200; Johny Hendricks misses

Miesha Tate , left, and Amanda Nunes pose for photographers during a UFC 200 mixed martial arts news conference, Wednesday, July 6, 2016, in Las Vegas . UFC ...


Poland beats Switzerland on penalties to reach quarterfinals

Both countries have advanced to the knockout stages of a European Championship finals for the first time in their history. "It is nice. Lets hope it will stay l...


Dallas police boost security after new threat

In a statement on Saturday , Dallas police said they had used a robot from the Remotec range (pdf), which is manufactured by the arms giant Northrop Grumma...


Reports of shots fired near Dallas Police headquarters

It was not immediately clear whether Johnson had any specific targets in mind for a larger attack. An Army veteran, Johnson tried to take refuge in a parking ga...


Lyon president Aulas reveals Wenger chat: Lacazette...?

But Aulas insisted Arsenal had not made contact and no bid was on the table. So when he tells L'Equipe "I saw Arsene [Wenger, Arsenal manager] during Fr...


UFC 200: Anderson Silva steps in to fight Daniel Cormier

UFC President Dana White aired his frustrations with Jones on Friday in an interview on Fox Sports 1. But on Wednesday, Jones was pulled from the fight b...


Lin-Manuel Miranda takes the 'Hamilton' stage one last time

Earlier in the week, at his final "Ham4Ham" performance (low-tech performances from the cast and special guests for fans who attempt the lottery), he said goo...


Blue Jays' Edwin Encarnacion suspended one game for physical contact with umpire

WHITE SOX 7, ASTROS 6: Dioner Navarro drove in a season-high four runs, and Chris Sale settled in after a shaky start to pitch seven-plus innings and become th...


Keselowski wins for third time at Kentucky Speedway

The final fuel run gave Paul Wolfe , Keselowski's crew chief, the jitters. "It feels good to score that victory", said Busch, who entered with five top-fives...


Protesters throw money at GMO vote

The Senate overwhelmingly passed a measure Thursday that would require words, pictures or a bar code displaying GMO contents on food labels. At the same time...


The Toyota Save-Mart 350 at Sonoma Raceway

It is the first road racing to be celebrated on summer at the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series. Allmendinger needs to turn that luck around this weekend as its his best...


Pat Summitt, Ambassador for Women's Sports, Dies

UConn coach Geno Auriemma passed Summitt after she retired. "I just enjoyed her - enjoyed learning from her, enjoyed watching her work and spending time wit...


Mirim Lee ties record with 8-under at U.S. Women's Open

World No. 1 Lydia Ko birdied the 18th hole to cap a two-under-par 70 in the third round Saturday that put her in the lead of the U.S. Women's Open at San Marti...


Lakers defeat Sixers in showdown of top two NBA Draft picks

Larry Nance pitched in with 13 points, eight rebounds, seven steals, four assists and four blocks. "He has a chance to be special", Lakers summer league coach...


Kevin Durant announces move to Golden State Warriors

Oklahoma City mayor Mick Cornett, like the rest of the city, is still coping with the reality that Kevin Durant will no longer play for the Thunder . "We ha...


Reid wins men's singles wheelchair title

The 25-year-old from Thornhill, Ont., is playing in his first career Grand Slam final after defeating Swiss star Roger Federer in a breakthrough semifinal per...


Indians lose 7-6 to Yankees in 11 innings

DiMaggio was hitless when he came to the plate in the seventh inning and the Browns' manager ordered his pitcher, Bob Muncrief, to intentionally walk DiMaggio. ...


Italy striker issues apology after penalty gesture

The 38-year-old Buffon appeared to have tears in his eyes as he walked off the field. Italy's goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon misses the ball as Germany's def...


Chicago Bulls introduce Rajon Rondo

While it's not believed the city or the team will take big hits financially from Wade's departure, it would be surprising to see Wade sell his lavish mansion ...


Mo. officer shot during traffic stop

Authorities say Flamion was shot from behind by a 31-year-old parolee during a stop Friday in Ballwin , outside of St. Louis . "It's a sad day for law enforce...


Lesnar beats Hunt, Nunes stuns Tate for title at UFC 200

Meanwhile, Vince McMahon said, "Brock is the most formidable combat athlete in history". "I believe that my future is already laid out for the next month, I'm d...


Lin-Manuel Miranda Takes His Final Bow in 'Hamilton'

Eventually the line thinned down to Miranda himself, and it's at that point the West Wing music starts to play. The Broadway show was attended by a number o...