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  • Nelson begins after heavy rain on saturated TPC course

    IRVING, Texas (AP) — The second round of the AT&T Byron Nelson has begun following a three-hour rain delay Friday after nearly 5 inches of rain fell overnight on the already-saturated TPC Four Seasons. The…

  • College basketball player drowns in Indiana reservoir

    CICERO, Ind. (AP) — A University of Indianapolis basketball player drowned after he fell into an Indiana reservoir without a lifejacket, investigators said Friday. A dive team found the body of 22-year-old senior Dai-Jon Parker…

  • Federer, Sharapova advance at French Open

    PARIS (AP) — Stepping onto center court to take on 88th-ranked Damir Dzumhur, Roger Federer was on his guard. The 17-time Grand Slam champion had been caught cold at a previous French Open by a…

  • The Latest: Berdych being tested by Paire at French Open

    PARIS (AP) — The Latest from the French Open: ___ 6:25 p.m. Fourth-seeded Tomas Berdych of the Czech Republic is having a tough time on Court 1 against unseeded Frenchman Benoit Paire in the French…

  • The Latest: Defending champion Sharapova reaches 4th round

    PARIS (AP) — The Latest from the French Open: ___ 6:05 p.m. Defending champion Maria Sharapova is into the French Open fourth round after beating Samantha Stosur of Australia 6-3, 6-4. The second-seeded Russian has…

  • Sharper pleads guilty in federal sexual assault case

    NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Former New Orleans Saints football player Darren Sharper has pleaded guilty to federal charges stemming from allegations he drugged and assaulted women in four states. Sharper, wearing an orange jumpsuit while…

  • Bob Baffert grows into racing’s grateful elder statesman

    ARCADIA, Calif. (AP) — Bob Baffert came blasting into thoroughbred racing in Southern California talking smack. Wearing a cowboy hat and boots, he had already conquered the quarter horse world and was ready to take…

  • French Open Results

    Friday At Stade Roland Garros Paris Purse: $30.86 million (Grand Slam) Surface: Clay-Outdoor Singles Men Second Round Richard Gasquet (20), France, def. Carlos Berlocq, Argentina, 3-6, 6-3, 6-1, 4-6, 6-1. Third Round Teymuraz Gabashvili, Russia,…

  • Kentucky farm’s horse statue serves as stand-in at NY park

    SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. (AP) — A Kentucky thoroughbred farm’s statue of a famous breeding stallion is serving as a stand-in for a new feature being unveiled at a New York park. Monday’s dedication of Centennial…

  • Ramsay, Wiesberger share Irish Open lead as Rory risks cut

    NEWCASTLE, Northern Ireland (AP) — Scotland’s Richie Ramsay and Austria’s Bernd Wiesberger shared the early second-round lead Friday at the Irish Open, while Rory McIlroy faced an uphill struggle to make the cut. Ramsay was…

  • VCU forward says he’s transferring to UConn

    NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) — VCU forward Terry Larrier says he’s transferring to UConn. The 6-foot-7 forward averaged 6.6 points in 18.5 minutes per game as a freshman last season. His decision comes more than…

  • The Latest: Hey Makarova! 9th seed into French 4th round

    PARIS (AP) — The Latest from the French Open: ___ 2:51 p.m. Hey Makarova! Ninth-seeded Ekaterina Makarova, a semifinalist this year at the Australian Open, is into the French Open fourth round after beating Russian…

  • The Latest: Hey Makarova! 9th seed into French 4th round

    PARIS (AP) — The Latest from the French Open: ___ 2:51 p.m. Hey Makarova! Ninth-seeded Ekaterina Makarova, a semifinalist this year at the Australian Open, is into the French Open fourth round after beating Russian…

  • French Open Results

    Friday At Stade Roland Garros Paris Purse: $30.86 million (Grand Slam) Surface: Clay-Outdoor Singles Men Second Round Richard Gasquet (20), France, def. Carlos Berlocq, Argentina, 3-6, 6-3, 6-1, 4-6, 6-1. Third Round Teymuraz Gabashvili, Russia,…

  • The Latest: Ivanovic through to 4th round at French Open

    PARIS (AP) — The Latest from the French Open: ___ 12:36 p.m. It took Ana Ivanovic just 53 minutes to return to a fourth round at a Grand Slam tournament for the first time in…