Staff & Wire Reports

Staff & Wire Reports
The Latest: Williams beats Riske to reach Wimbledon semis

The Latest: Williams beats Riske to reach Wimbledon semis

posted on July 09, 2019 by

Serena Williams was pushed to three sets on Centre Court before beating fellow American Alison Riske 6-4, 4-6, 6-3 to reach her 12th Wimbledon semifinal.

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All-Star break arrives at right time for still-in-1st Twins

All-Star break arrives at right time for still-in-1st Twins

posted on July 09, 2019 by

There is hardly a team that deserves or desires this All-Star week more than the Minnesota Twins, one of the biggest surprises in baseball.

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AL’s Verlander, NL’s Ryu starting pitchers in All-Star Game

AL’s Verlander, NL’s Ryu starting pitchers in All-Star Game

posted on July 08, 2019 by

Sitting next to Justin Verlander, American League manager Alex Cora cheekily declared “we’ve got the opener” as he described his pitching plans.

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US men fail to follow women, lose Gold Cup final to Mexico

US men fail to follow women, lose Gold Cup final to Mexico

posted on July 08, 2019 by

The U.S. men’s soccer players showed how far, far behind the women they are. Hours after the American women won their fourth World Cup, the men were outplayed by Mexico 

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The Latest: Nadal beats Sousa in straight sets at Wimbledon

The Latest: Nadal beats Sousa in straight sets at Wimbledon

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Rafael Nadal reached his 39th career Grand Slam quarterfinal by beating Joao Sousa 6-2, 6-2, 6-2 on Centre Court at Wimbledon.

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