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Williams vs. Sharapova highlights Day 1 as US…

The year's last Grand Slam tennis tournament gets started with quite a matchup: Serena Williams and Maria Sharapova are scheduled to face each other at the U.S. Open for the first time

Tokyo Paralympic lottery opens with 2.3M tickets available

Tokyo's Paralympics could be the big winner with Olympic tickets hard to find and costly

Kovalev stops Yarde to retain WBO light heavyweight title

Sergey Kovalev has knocked out Anthony Yarde to retain the WBO light heavyweight title in his first defense since winning back the belt in February

Safe Bet: Vegas set to bid to host numerous NCAA…

Las Vegas is set to bid on nearly a half dozen different NCAA championship events, including women's basketball

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2016 Wimbledon finalist Raonic out of US Open with injury

2016 Wimbledon finalist Raonic out of US Open with injury Milos Raonic, the 2016 Wimbledon runner-up, will miss the U.S. Open because of an injured glute muscle

LEADING OFF: Harper returns to Phillies, Ramírez…

LEADING OFF: Oh, baby! Harper back from paternity leave for Phillies, José Ramírez has surgery, Cardinals flyin' high, Didi goes down, Donaldson powers streaking Braves into pit stop at Coors Field, Bailey faces former team

Big Ben makes preseason debut, Steelers beat…

Ben Roethlisberger needed three series to show he's ready for the regular season in Pittsburgh's 18-6 win over the Titans who pulled Marcus Mariota after two series to protect their quarterback

Want Tokyo Olympic tickets? No problem if you have $60,000

Having trouble getting tickets for next year's Tokyo Olympics? No problem if you have $60,000

US OPEN '19: Williams-Osaka reverberations felt a year later

Chaotic 2018 U.S. Open final between Serena Williams and Naomi Osaka still reverberates as this year's last Grand Slam tennis tournament is about to start in Flushing Meadows

Rendon leads Nationals past Cubs 7-5 for 5th…

Rendon helps Nationals beat Cubs 7-5 in 11 innings for 5th straight win

Pan Am Games protesters each get 12 months of…

Protesters at Pan Am Games receive reprimands, 12 months of probation

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Mark Craig: Vikings' Holton Hill vows to be…

Mona Barthel out of US Open; Kirsten Flipkens gets in

Mona Barthel pulls out of US Open because of injured right foot, allowing 2013 Wimbledon semifinalist Kirsten Flipkens to get into draw

McIlroy ends season with a $15 million bang at…

Rory McIlroy gets his own big moment at East Lake and wins FedEx Cup for $15 million prize

USOPC proposes more athletes on board as part of…

USOPC proposes more athlete representation as part of bylaw overhaul

2017 US Open runner-up Kevin Anderson out with injured knee

2-time Grand Slam finalist Kevin Anderson out of the U.S. Open with ailing knee

Some familiar Patriots faces have aided Demaryius…

Luck finds cost of football too pricey to…

Andrew Luck finds cost of football too pricey to continue playing career

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High bacteria level cancels water portion of Tokyo triathlon

High levels of bacteria have canceled the swimming portion of a triathlon test event for the Tokyo Paralympics. It's the second setback at the triathlon for organizers of next year's Olympic and Paralympics

Patriots to active WR Josh Gordon off…

Tennis champ, trailblazer Althea Gibson honored at US Open

'She's our Jackie Robinson': A statue for tennis champ, trailblazer Althea Gibson at US Open