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  • Williams overcomes Azarenka to reach Wimbledon semifinals

    LONDON (AP) — Serena Williams’ latest Grand Slam match against Victoria Azarenka ended the same way as the previous nine — with Williams walking off as the winner. The top-ranked Williams fought back from a…

  • Wimbledon Head-to-Heads

    Women’s Semifinals Thursday No. 1 Serena Williams vs. No. 4 Maria Sharapova Williams leads 17-2 2004 Miami, hard-outdoor, R16, Williams, 6-4, 6-3. 2004 Wimbledon, grass-outdoor, F, Sharapova, 6-1, 6-4. 2004 WTA Championships-Los Angeles, hard-indoor, F,…

  • Wimbledon Road

    At The All England Lawn Tennis & Croquet Club London Men Novak Djokovic (1) First Round — def. Philipp Kohlschreiber, 6-4, 6-4, 6-4. Second Round — def. Jarkko Nieminen, 6-4, 6-2, 6-3. Third Round —…

  • Duke LB Brown tears left ACL, ending his college career

    DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — Duke says linebacker Kelby Brown’s college career is over after he tore a knee ligament. The school said Tuesday that Brown tore his left anterior cruciate ligament last week — the…

  • Avery Johnson Jr. transfers to Alabama, will play for dad

    TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) — Former Texas A&M point guard Avery Johnson Jr. will play for his father at Alabama. First-year Crimson Tide coach Avery Johnson announced Monday that his son is switching Southeastern Conference schools.…

  • Boys accused of setting ballpark on fire charged with arson

    EUGENE, Ore. (AP) — Four boys accused of playing with fire and starting a massive blaze that destroyed Eugene, Oregon’s historic Civic Stadium are facing more serious charges. The Register-Guard newspaper of Eugene reports (http://is.gd/3fsM9O…

  • Wimbledon Show Court Schedules

    Wednesday At The All England Lawn Tennis & Croquet Club London Play begins at 8 a.m. EDT Centre Court Vasek Pospisil, Canada, vs. Andy Murray (3), Britain Novak Djokovic (1), Serbia, vs. Marin Cilic (9),…

  • Wimbledon Road

    At The All England Lawn Tennis & Croquet Club London Men Novak Djokovic (1) First Round — def. Philipp Kohlschreiber, 6-4, 6-4, 6-4. Second Round — def. Jarkko Nieminen, 6-4, 6-2, 6-3. Third Round —…

  • The Latest: Women’s semifinal matchups set for Thursday

    LONDON (AP) — The Latest from Wimbledon (all times local): ___ 6:48 p.m. With Serena Williams winning on Centre Court, the women’s semifinals at Wimbledon are set. Here’s a look at the matchups on Thursday…

  • PGA Grand Slam to move from Trump Course in Los Angeles

    PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. (AP) — The PGA of America is moving its Grand Slam of Golf from Donald Trump’s golf course in Los Angeles, the first significant fallout for golf from the Republican presidential…

  • Caddie kicked out for taking photo of USGA notes

    LANCASTER, Pa. (AP) — The USGA says the caddie for Sei Young Kim was removed from the U.S. Women’s Open for taking photos of internal notes on the course setup. Paul Fusco will not be…

  • Australian Fraser sorry for comments about Kyrgios, Tomic

    SYDNEY (AP) — Australian Olympic swimming great Dawn Fraser “unreservedly apologized” on Tuesday for her comment that tennis stars Nick Kyrgios and Bernard Tomic should set a better example or go back to where “their…

  • Obama chimes in on pop culture, 140 characters at a time

    WASHINGTON (AP) — After dipping his toe in the online world of Twitter years ago, President Barack Obama is now jumping in head-first, popping off tweets at all hours of the day about pop culture,…

  • McIlroy not alone in golf in finding hazards off the course

    Rory McIlroy’s ankle injury heading into the final two majors of the year raises questions about which hobbies star athletes should avoid. It also brings to mind an entertaining conversation a decade ago among Tiger…

  • Andretti Autosport signs Justin Wilson for rest of season

    INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Michael Andretti is giving Justin Wilson another shot. Andretti Autosport announced Tuesday that the 36-year-old Englishman has been hired for the final five races of the IndyCar season and will again drive…