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  • Fed Cup: Kuznetsova gives Russia 1-0 lead over Germany

    SOCHI, Russia (AP) — Svetlana Kuznetsova gave Russia a 1-0 lead over Germany in the Fed Cup World Group semifinals Saturday, beating Julia Goerges in straight sets. Kuznetsova won 6-4, 6-4, taking advantage of erratic…

  • Shenzhen International Leading Scores

    Saturday At Genzon Golf Club Shenzhen, China Purse: $2.5 million Yardage: 7,145; Par: 72 Third Round Kiradech Aphibarnrat, Thailand 67-69-68—204 Peter Uihlein, United States 67-68-71—206 Pablo Larrazabal, Spain 73-69-65—207 Emiliano Grillo, Argentina 71-67-70—208 Matt Ford,…

  • 2 years after bombs, Boston Marathon looks forward, not back

    BOSTON (AP) — It’s been decades since you could run in the Boston Marathon without qualifying, before limits on the field size made entering — almost as much as finishing — something to aspire to.…

  • Hamilton posts fastest time in 3rd practice at Bahrain GP

    SAKHIR, Bahrain (AP) — Formula One champion Lewis Hamilton warmed up for qualifying at the Bahrain Grand Prix with the fastest time in the third practice session Saturday. Hamilton, the championship leader after winning two…

  • Serena Williams beats Giorgi to give US 1-0 lead over Italy

    BRINDISI, Italy (AP) — Top-ranked Serena Williams overcame a stiff challenge in the opening set for a 7-6 (5), 6-2 win over Camila Giorgi on Saturday to give the United States a 1-0 lead over…

  • Berdych moves into Monte Carlo Masters final

    MONACO (AP) — Sixth-seeded Tomas Berdych overwhelmed Gael Monfis 6-1, 6-4 Saturday to reach the final of the Monte Carlo Masters for the first time. Berdych immediately took control from the baseline and Monfils struggled…

  • Fed Cup: Kuznetsova gives Russia 1-0 lead over Germany

    SOCHI, Russia (AP) — Svetlana Kuznetsova gave Russia a 1-0 lead over Germany in the Fed Cup World Group semifinals Saturday, beating Julia Goerges in straight sets. Kuznetsova won 6-4, 6-4, taking advantage of erratic…

  • Fed Cup: Kuznetsova gives Russia 1-0 lead over Germany

    SOCHI, Russia (AP) — Svetlana Kuznetsova gave Russia a 1-0 lead over Germany in the Fed Cup World Group semifinals Saturday, beating Julia Goerges in straight sets. Kuznetsova won 6-4, 6-4, taking advantage of erratic…

  • Czech Republic leads France 1-0 in Fed Cup semis

    OSTRAVA, Czech Republic (AP) — Lucie Safarova saved five match points before beating Caroline Garcia 4-6, 7-6 (1), 6-1 as defending champion Czech Republic took a 1-0 lead over France in the Fed Cup’s World…

  • Czech Republic leads France 1-0 in Fed Cup semis

    OSTRAVA, Czech Republic (AP) — Lucie Safarova saved five match points before beating Caroline Garcia 4-6, 7-6 (1), 6-1 as defending champion Czech Republic took a 1-0 lead over France in the Fed Cup semifinals…

  • Czech Republic leads France 1-0 in Fed Cup semis

    OSTRAVA, Czech Republic (AP) — Lucie Safarova saved five match points before beating Caroline Garcia 4-6, 7-6 (1), 6-1 as defending champion Czech Republic took a 1-0 lead over France in the Fed Cup semifinals…

  • Kiradech lets big lead slip to 2 shots in Shenzhen

    SHENZHEN, China (AP) — Thailand’s Kiradech Aphibarnrat shot a 4-under 68 to take the lead after the third round at the inaugural Shenzhen International on Saturday, though he let a five-shot advantage slip to two…

  • LPGA Tour-Lotte Championship Par Scores

    Friday At Ko Olina Golf Club Kapolei, Hawaii Purse: $1.8 million Yardage: 6,383; Par 72 Third Round a-denotes amateur Sei Young Kim 67-67-70—204 -12 I.K. Kim 65-69-71—205 -11 Inbee Park 67-70-69—206 -10 Jenny Shin 68-70-70—208…

  • LPGA Tour-Lotte Championship Scores

    Friday At Ko Olina Golf Club Kapolei, Hawaii Purse: $1.8 million Yardage: 6,383; Par 72 Third Round a-denotes amateur Sei Young Kim 67-67-70—204 I.K. Kim 65-69-71—2051 Inbee Park 67-70-69—206 Jenny Shin 68-70-70—208 Chella Choi 70-68-71—209…

  • Sei Young Kim takes third-round lead in Hawaii

    KAPOLEI, Hawaii (AP) — Sei Young Kim has another chance to show she can protect a final-round lead. The 22-year-old Kim shot a 2-under 70 on Friday in wind gusting to 30 mph to top…