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  • French Open Seeds Fared

    Wednesday At Stade Roland Garros Paris Men Second Round Roger Federer (2), Switzerland, def. Marcel Granollers, Spain, 6-2, 7-6 (1), 6-3. Tomas Berdych (4), Czech Republic, def. Radek Stepanek, Czech Republic, 6-3, 6-7 (7), 6-3,…

  • The Latest: Ivanovic to 3rd round in Paris after long match

    PARIS (AP) — The Latest from the French Open: ___ 9:17 p.m. Seventh-seeded Ana Ivanovic dropped her serve four times and had an awful lot of mistakes to make her life difficult, but she is…

  • The Latest: Kyrgios to 3rd round in Paris when foe withdraws

    PARIS (AP) — The Latest from the French Open: ___ 8:27 p.m. British qualifier Kyle Edmund has withdrawn from the French Open with what the tournament said is an abdominal injury, giving 29th-seeded Nick Kyrgios…

  • $150M in bribes, dozen schemes: US prosecutors’ FIFA case

    NEW YORK (AP) — The leaders of soccer federations corrupted the sport for nearly a quarter century by taking $150 million in bribes and payoffs, U.S. prosecutors said Wednesday as they laid out a sweeping…

  • The Latest: Dzumhur lives the Federer dream at French Open

    PARIS (AP) — The Latest from the French Open: ___ 7:31 p.m. Damir Dzumhur, no titles, and Roger Federer, 17 Grand Slam titles, now have two things in common: They play each other in the…

  • NHRA Schedule and standings

    Feb. 5-8 Winternationals, Pomona, Calif. (TF-Shawn Langdon, FC-Matt Hagan, PS-Jason Line) Feb. 20-22 CARQUEST Auto Parts Nationals, Phoenix (TF-Tony Schumacher, FC-Matt Hagan, PS-Rodger Brogdon) March 12-15 Gatornationals, Gainesville, Fla. (TF-Spencer Massey, FC-Ron Capps, PS-Greg Anderson,…

  • IndyCar Schedule and standings

    March 29 Firestone Grand Prix of St. Petersburg, Fla. (Juan Pablo Montoya) April 12 Grand Prix of Louisiana, Avondale, La. (James Hinchcliffe) April 19 Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach, Calif. (Scott Dixon) April 26…

  • NASCAR Camping World Truck Schedule and standings

    Feb. 20 NextEra Energy Resources 250, Daytona Beach, Fla. (Tyler Reddick) Feb. 28 Hyundai Construction Equipment 200, Hampton, Ga. (Matt Crafton) March 28 Kroger 250, Martinsville, Va. (Joey Logano) May 8 Kansas 250, Kansas City,…

  • Formula One Schedule and standings

    March 15 Australian Grand Prix, Melbourne (Lewis Hamilton) March 29 Malaysian Grand Prix, Kuala Lumpur (Sebastian Vettel) April 12 Chinese Grand Prix, Shanghai (Lewis Hamilton) April 19 Bahrain Grand Prix, Sakhir (Lewis Hamilton) May 10…

  • NASCAR Xfinity Schedule and standings

    Feb. 21 Alert Today Florida 300, Daytona Beach (Ryan Reed) Feb. 28 Hisense 250, Hampton, Ga. (Kevin Harvick) March 7 Boyd Gaming 300, Las Vegas (Austin Dillon) March 14 Axalta Faster. Tougher. Brighter. 200, Avondale,…

  • NASCAR Sprint Cup Schedule and standings

    Feb. 14 x-Sprint Unlimited, Daytona Beach, Fla. (Matt Kenseth) Feb. 19 x-Budweiser Duel I, Daytona Beach, Fla. (Dale Earnhardt Jr.) Feb. 19 x-Budweiser Duel II, Daytona Beach, Fla. (Jimmie Johnson) Feb. 22 Daytona 500, Daytona…

  • NCAA: Athletes improving in classroom; wage gap remains

    INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The NCAA released its latest Academic Progress Rate results Wednesday, touting continued improvement by athletes in the classroom overall — even in two sports that have traditionally lagged — while acknowledging that…

  • ‘Swiss Miss’ Hingis, now 34, wins French Open doubles match

    PARIS (AP) — After a 15-year absence, Martina Hingis once again played — and won — a women’s doubles match at the French Open. Hingis and Sania Mirza, the first woman from India to rank…

  • Last year’s runner-up Halep exits French Open

    PARIS (AP) — Simona Halep became the highest seeded player to exit the French Open so far as last year’s runner-up lost 7-5, 6-1 to Mirjana Lucic-Baroni in the second round on Wednesday. The third-seeded…

  • French Open Results

    Wednesday At Stade Roland Garros Paris Purse: $30.86 million (Grand Slam) Surface: Clay-Outdoor Singles Men First Round Gilles Muller, Luxembourg, def. Paolo Lorenzi, Italy, 4-6, 4-6, 7-6 (1), 7-6 (5), 6-4. Second Round Gilles Simon…