- A win, then a hug: Serena Williams tops Venus at Wimbledon
LONDON (AP) â Decades ago, when the Williams sisters were kids in California, taking tennis lessons from Dad on a municipal court and imagining playing at Grand Slam tournaments one day, it was Venus â older, taller, stronger â who usually beat Serena.
- McIlroy ruptures ligament in ankle while playing soccer
LONDON (AP) — Rory McIlroy was on crutches Monday with an ankle injury from playing soccer, leaving in doubt the prospects of golf's No. 1 player defending his British Open title next week at St. Andrews.
- AP source: Giants aware of Pierre-Paul's fireworks injury
NEW YORK (AP) — A person with knowledge of the incident tells The Associated Press that the Giants are aware of an incident involving Jason Pierre-Paul and fireworks, but the team is unsure about the severity of any injuries to the star defensive end.
- The Latest: Federer advances to Wimbledon quarterfinals
LONDON (AP) — The Latest from Wimbledon (all times local):
- Keys and Vandeweghe join Serena in Wimbledon quarterfinals
LONDON (AP) — While most eyes were on the Williams sisters, CoCo Vandeweghe and Madison Keys quietly showed there are more American players to pay attention to at Wimbledon.
- Carli Lloyd becomes Captain America for US women
VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — For a brief time Sunday night, Carli Lloyd's Wikipedia page listed her position as "President of the United States."
- Earnhardt wins rain-delayed Daytona ahead of Dillon's crash
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — A horrific last-lap accident that left drivers fearing for Austin Dillon's safety muted Dale Earnhardt Jr.'s victory in the rain-delayed race at Daytona International Speedway.
- 4 Royals elected to start All-Star Game; Reds' Frazier, too
NEW YORK (AP) — The All-Star Game will have a Kansas City flavor, just not as much as it appeared last month.
- Big moves made, but dealing isn't done in NBA free agency
LeBron James is available. Marc Gasol, too.
- Italy playmaker Andrea Pirlo joins New York from Juventus
NEW YORK (AP) — Star midfielder Andrea Pirlo joined Major League Soccer's New York City FC from Juventus on Monday, a little more than a month after winning a fifth consecutive Italian league title.