July 22, 2015

Venus Williams loses in straight sets to Kateryna Bondarenko in 1st round of Istanbul Cup

ISTANBUL (AP)_ Top-seeded Venus Williams was eliminated from the first round of the Istanbul Cup in a 6-4, 7-6 (4) upset by Ukrainian qualifier Kateryna Bondarenko […]
July 22, 2015

Jamaica aims to ‘hit the giant’ US in Gold Cup semifinal; 6 time champ Mexico to face Panama

By Charles Odum THE ASSOCIATED PRESS ATLANTA _ Forward Michael Seaton says Jamaica advanced to the CONCACAF Gold Cup semifinals for the first time in 17 […]
July 21, 2015

Manchester City forward Raheem Sterling scores in 3rd minute of friendly against Roma

By Neil Frankland THE ASSOCIATED PRESS MELBOURNE, Australia _ Raheem Sterling took less than three minutes to score his first goal in a Manchester City shirt […]
July 21, 2015

With Grand Slam in sight, Serena Williams pulls out of World TeamTennis

WASHINGTON (AP)_ With the Grand Slam in sight, Serena Williams is not going to risk playing World TeamTennis. Williams originally was slated to play for the […]
July 21, 2015

Jamaica beats Haiti 1 0 on Barnes’ goal, will play US in CONCACAF Gold Cup semifinal

BALTIMORE (AP)_ Houston Dynamo forward Giles Barnes scored in the seventh minute, and Jamaica beat Haiti 1-0 Saturday night to reach its first CONCACAF Gold Cup […]
July 21, 2015

US going to Uzbekistan in Davis Cup playoffs, newcomer Dominican Republic hosts Germany

LONDON(AP) _ The United States will travel to Uzbekistan for the first time among some tough away trips in the Davis Cup World Group playoffs in […]
July 17, 2015

Another major, another disastrous round for Tiger Woods in British Open

By Tim Dahlberg THE ASSOCIATED PRESS ST. ANDREWS, Scotland _ Tiger Woods already looked miserable when the sky briefly darkened and a cold mist forced him […]
July 17, 2015

Pellegrini says Sterling won’t start in 1st Australian match, could feature later on tour

GOLD COAST, Australia(AP) _ Manchester City won’t play new signing Raheem Sterling in Saturday’s match against sister club and A-League side Melbourne City on the Gold […]
July 17, 2015

Pan Am Doping

TORONTO – (AP)The Pan American Sports Association says four athletes have been pulled from the international competition after positive drug tests. The association says three of […]
July 16, 2015

Sterling becomes most expensive English player by joining Man City for $76M from Liverpool

By By Rob Harris THE ASSOCIATED PRESS LONDON _ Raheem Sterling became the most expensive English footballer ever on Tuesday after joining Manchester City from Premier […]
July 16, 2015

Retired archbishop Desmond Tutu in South African hospital for a “stubborn infection”

By Lynsey Chutel THE ASSOCIATED PRESS JOHANNESBURG _ It’s time for retired archbishop Desmond Tutu to begin saying no to public events and causes in order […]
July 16, 2015

Swiss authorities say 1 of 7 detained FIFA officials has been extradited to the United States

By Graham Dunbar THE ASSOCIATED PRESS GENEVA _ One of the seven FIFA officials arrested in Zurich as part of a corruption probe has been extradited […]
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