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British Open marches on without its star…

Even without the biggest stars, Royal Portrush braces for a wild weekend at British Open

Report urges new board, funding model for US…

Report urges new board makeup, end of 'money for medals' funding formula for US Olympic system

US tennis player Tatishvili wins appeal of French Open fine

US tennis player Anna Tatishvili wins appeal over loss of French Open prize money

Monmouth scraps 6 races amid heat; Haskell to run at night

Monmouth scraps 6 races amid heat, protests; Haskell Invitational delayed until night

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Alibaba to run Olympic ticketing for Beijing, likely beyond

The IOC says top-tier sponsor Alibaba will run ticketing services for the 2022 Beijing Winter Olympics, putting the Chinese online retail giant in line to do the same for future hosts Paris and Los Angeles

Li Na's tennis journey to stretch from China to…

Li Na, the first player from Asia to win a Grand Slam singles title, will be inducted into the International Tennis Hall of Fame this weekend

Clanton, Suwannapura win LPGA Tour team event

Cydney Clanton and Jasmine Suwannapura ran away with the Dow Great Lakes Bay Invitational, shooting an 11-under 59 in best-ball play for a six-stroke victory

A different era: Oda wins Japan's first Olympic gold in 1928

It's been over 90 years since Japan won its first Olympic gold medal and Asia's first individual gold

US Open purse to surpass $57 million, richest in tennis

The U.S. Open total purse this year is more than $57 million, the richest in tennis history

At Tour, struggling champ Thomas no longer…

At Tour de France, struggling champ Thomas no longer touching the sky

Russian deputy PM Mutko wins Olympic doping appeal

Vitaly Mutko, who was Russia's Sports Minister during the doping-tainted Winter Olympics in Sochi, has won an appeal against his lifetime ban from the games

Serena among 13 Grand Slam champs in US Open women's field

Serena Williams will try again for a record-equaling 24th major title as one of 13 Grand Slam champions who gained direct entry into the U.S. Open

Ex-Marine, professor, MLB draft pick among high…

A former Marine who deployed twice to Afghanistan, a patent law professor, a blind woman and two Rhodes scholars are some of the lawyers starting work this summer as law clerks at the Supreme Court.

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Pagenaud chasing Newgarden, Rossi in IndyCar in…

Pagenaud hunting down Newgarden, Rossi in Iowa IndyCar race

LEADING OFF: Heat wave, surging Giants and…

LEADING OFF: Heat wave grips ballparks, Giants and Indians surging, Gio Gonzalez returns to Brewers rotation

Mariners' Leake lose perfect game try in 9th…

Mike Leake of the Seattle Mariners lost his bid to pitch a perfect game on a leadoff single in the ninth inning by rookie Luis Rengifo, then finished off the Los Angeles Angels for a 10-0 win Friday night

Following Trump's orders, Herman takes Barbasol…

Following President Donald Trump's putting advice, Jim Herman shot his second straight 7-under 65 to take the second-round lead in the PGA Tour's Barbasol Championship

Thurman looks to end Pacquiao's resurgent career…

Keith Thurman appears to have several physical advantages over Manny Pacquiao heading into their welterweight showdown in Las Vegas

Clanton, Suwannapura team to take 5-shot lead in…

Cydney Clanton and Jasmine Suwannapura shot a 7-under 63 in alternate-shot play to open a five-stroke lead in the Dow Great Lakes Bay Invitational, the LPGA Tour's first-year team event

Yanks' Boone suspended, "not real proud" of…

Yankees manager Aaron Boone suspended a game, fined for umpire rant against Tampa Bay

'I literally don't care': Westwood back in mix at…

Lee Westwood is back for another shot at erasing his "nearly man" tag in the majors

McIlroy's salvage operation falls just short at…

Rory McIlroy fell just short in his quest to make the cut at the British Open at Royal Portrush but produced a 6-under 65 that will live long in the memory

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Maximum Security could face maximum sizzle in…

Hot day at the races: Maximum Security shares top billing with broiling sun in Haskell

Ohio State, other Big Ten East powers facing…

The two most important spots on a football team are the coach and the quarterback

Key hole at British Open

Key hole in second round of British Open