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  • ATP World Tour TEB BNP Paribas Istanbul Open Results

    Tuesday At Koza World of Sports Istanbul Purse: $537,400 (WT250) Surface: Clay-Outdoor Singles First Round Mikhail Kukushkin (6), Kazakhstan, def. Aleksandr Nedovyesov, Kazakhstan, 6-3, 6-4. Diego Schwartzman (8), Argentina, def. Blaz Kavcic, Slovenia, 6-2, 6-1.…

  • WTA Grand Prix SAR La Princesse Lalla Meryem Results

    Tuesday At Le Royal Tennis Club de Marrakech Marrakech, Morocco Purse: $250,000 (Intl.) Surface: Clay-Outdoor Singles First Round Garbine Muguruza (1), Spain, def. Darya Kasatkina, Russia, 6-4, 6-1. Timea Babos, Hungary, def. Mona Barthel (5),…

  • Questions still linger in SEC West after spring practices

    The reputation of the Southeastern Conference’s Western Division took a hit last season after its top five teams all lost their bowl games. Now the division’s seven teams — which account for five of the…

  • QB uncertainty abounds for ACC Atlantic Division teams

    It was easy to spot all the quarterback uncertainty during the spring for Atlantic Division teams in the Atlantic Coast Conference. It starts with the health of Deshaun Watson at Clemson and how Florida State…

  • Muguruza wins as top 4 seeds advance to 2nd round in Morocco

    MARRAKECH, Morocco (AP) — Top-seeded Garbine Muguruza of Spain and No. 2 Timea Bacsinszky of Switzerland won in straight sets to reach the second round of the Grand Prix SAR clay-court tournament on Tuesday. Muguruza,…

  • NFL relinquishing tax-exempt status

    WASHINGTON (AP) — The National Football League is giving up its tax-exempt status, which Commissioner Roger Goodell called a “distraction.” In a letter to team owners, Goodell said that the league office and its management…

  • NFL Draft-Heisman List

    Where Heisman Trophy winners were drafted with their year, school, position, year of draft, NFL team, round-overall number if available. Total rounds of draft in parentheses: 2014 — Marcus Mariota, junior, Oregon, QB. 2013 —…

  • NFL Draft No. 1 Selections

    The first choice in the annual selection of college players by professional football with player, team, position and college: 2014 — Jadeveon Clowney, Houston, DE, South Carolina. 2013 — Eric Fisher, Kansas City, OT, Central…

  • 2015 Wimbledon singles champions to receive nearly $3M

    LONDON (AP) — Prize money keeps going up at Wimbledon, with first-round losers as well as champions cashing in on record rewards. The All England Club announced Tuesday that prize money for this year’s grass-court…

  • Ragan to replace Vickers at MWR for rest of the season

    CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — David Ragan will move to Michael Waltrip Racing next week and finish the season as the replacement driver for Brian Vickers. Ragan has been filling in at Joe Gibbs Racing for…

  • Judge dismisses lawsuit in Little League retribution case

    BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) — A federal judge has dismissed a lawsuit by a Connecticut father who said a baseball Little League demoted his 9-year-old son to a lower-level team because of the father’s plans to…

  • Former OU wide receiver enters plea, gets probation

    NORMAN, Okla. (AP) — Former Oklahoma wide receiver Trey Metoyer has been sentenced to eight years of probation following accusations he exposed himself to women. Cleveland County District Attorney Greg Mashburn’s office says Metoyer was…

  • Putin says Russia over worst of economic downturn

    MOSCOW (AP) — Russian President Vladimir Putin says his country’s economy has weathered the worst effects of its downturn even though it appears headed for a deep recession. In comments reported Tuesday by state news…

  • UFC champ Jones booked in connection with hit-and-run crash

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Champion UFC fighter Jon Jones turned himself into authorities Monday night in connection with a hit-and-run crash, officials said. Bernalillo County said that Jones was booked into the Metropolitan Detention Center…

  • College football player to be bone marrow donor for infant

    MACOMB, Ill. (AP) — A Western Illinois University linebacker soon will give an infant suffering from a rare immune disorder a precious gift in the game of life — a bone marrow transplant. School officials…