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UPDATED: Mon., June 24, 2019, 1:41 p.m.

US in the World Cup quarterfinals after 2-1 win over Spain

Megan Rapinoe converted a pair of penalty kicks and the United States set up a much-anticipated quarterfinal meeting with host France at the Women’s World Cup with a 2-1 victory …


Auto racing roundup: Martin Truex Jr. toast of Sonoma one more time

Martin Truex Jr. won the NASCAR Cup Series race at Sonoma Raceway in northern California’s wine country for the second straight year Sunday, comfortably holding off teammate Kyle Busch for …


Ashleigh Barty beats Julia Goerges in Birmingham final to take No. 1 spot

Ashleigh Barty defeated Julia Goerges 6-3, 7-5 to win the Birmingham Classic title on Sunday, a victory that ensures the Australian will be No. 1 in the rankings on Monday. …


Roger Federer wins record 10th Halle Open title, 102nd overall

Roger Federer set another benchmark in his remarkable career by winning his 10th Halle Open title on Sunday. The Swiss great defeated David Goffin 7-6 (2), 6-1 to extend his …


Andy Murray completes fairytale return, Feliciano Lopez claims 2 titles

Andy Murray completed a fairytale return from hip surgery by winning the Queen’s Club doubles title with Feliciano Lopez. Lopez ended Sunday with two titles after earlier winning the singles …


UPDATED: Sun., June 23, 2019, 5:18 p.m.

Golf capsules: Hannah Green wins KPMG Women’s PGA Championship

Hannah Green held her nerve and saved par from the bunker with a 5-foot putt on the final hole to win the KPMG Women’s PGA Championship on Sunday for her …


UPDATED: Sat., June 22, 2019, 9:29 p.m.

Gyasi Zardes scores twice, United States routs Trinidad 6-0 in Gold Cup

The U.S. cruised to its second shutout this week and clinched a quarterfinal berth in Philadelphia on June 30.


UPDATED: Fri., June 21, 2019, 2:33 p.m.

Jerry Kelly lead hometown PGA Tour Champions event

Jerry Kelly shot a 7-under 65 to take the first-round lead in his hometown American Family Insurance Championship. Kelly played the back nine at University Ridge in 5-under 31. David …


UPDATED: Fri., June 21, 2019, 6:38 p.m.

Hannah Green has big early lead at Women’s PGA at Hazeltine

Hannah Green has a big early lead at the KPMG Women’s PGA Championship. The Australian twice escaped trouble with par saves and shot 3-under 69, setting a daunting target at …


UPDATED: Fri., June 21, 2019, 4:56 p.m.

Zach Sucher leads Travelers Championship as big names struggle

Zack Sucher shot a 5-under 65 in morning rain and his 11-under 129 total held up in the afternoon sunshine for a two-stroke lead midway through the Travelers Championship. Chez …


UPDATED: Thu., June 20, 2019, 6:58 p.m.

Michelle Kaufman: Never a doubt U.S. women would keep foot on gas in grudge match against Sweden

Sandbagging? The U.S. Women’s World Cup team? No way.


UPDATED: Thu., June 20, 2019, 9:25 p.m.

United States blanks rival Sweden 2-0, finishes atop group at Women’s World Cup

The defending champion U.S. national team faced its toughest test of the Women’s World Cup and remained dominant Thursday night, beating Sweden 2-0 to serve up a measure of revenge …


UPDATED: Wed., June 19, 2019, 9:06 p.m.

Women’s World Cup: U.S. soccer trashes any talk of tanking vs. Sweden

So by easing up and finishing second in its Women’s World Cup group – which would require losing, an outcome foreign to Jill Ellis’ squad – the U.S. national soccer …


Women’s World Cup Day 14 preview: United States and Sweden highlight final group stage day

Finally the United States will face a tough opponent in the Women’s World Cup, and it’s a team that embarrassed the Americans in their last significant tournament. The defending champions …


UPDATED: Wed., June 19, 2019, 3:25 p.m.

Argentina overcomes late 3-goal deficit, knocks out Scotland

Florencia Bonsegundo converted a penalty kick in the fourth minute of second-half stoppage time on her second attempt, and Argentina overcame a three-goal deficit in the final 30 minutes for …


UPDATED: Wed., June 19, 2019, 3:28 p.m.

England beats Japan 2-0 to clinch top spot in Group D

England remained undefeated at the Women’s World Cup and clinched top spot in its group with a 2-0 victory over Japan. Ellen White scored both goals against Japan and has …


UPDATED: Wed., June 19, 2019, 4:02 p.m.

Christen Press isn’t dwelling on past miss against Sweden

A devastating missed penalty kick in a loss at the Olympics could have been the lowest point of Christen Press’ career. Instead, it was a motivator and defining moment for …


UPDATED: Wed., June 19, 2019, 12:56 p.m.

Marseille forfeits $2M prize money in UEFA finance case

Marseille will pay UEFA 2 million euros ($2.24 million) for breaking financial fair play rules monitoring spending on player transfers and wages. UEFA says its club finance panel reached agreement …


Brazil left frustrated by Venezuela defense, VAR after draw

Brazil was left frustrated by both the Venezuela defense and video assistant refereeing after another lackluster outing at the Copa America. The Brazilians had two goals disallowed by VAR during …


Uruguay embracing status of Copa America favorite

Uruguay is starting to embrace the status of Copa America favorite. The Uruguayans were wary of it at first, but after their convincing 4-0 opening win over Ecuador it became …


Neymar loses appeal against 3-game UEFA Champions League ban

UEFA has rejected an appeal by Paris Saint-Germain against Neymar’s three-match Champions League ban in a case that can now go to the Court of Arbitration for Sport. UEFA says …


Wedding to follow World Cup for U.S. teammates Ali Krieger, Ashlyn Harris

The tie that binds U.S. defender Ali Krieger and American goalkeeper Ashlyn Harris is likely the strongest at the tournament: They got engaged last year and are set to get …


Michel Platini: “It hurts,” soccer star says of police questioning

Former UEFA president Michel Platini was released from custody after being questioned as part of a corruption investigation into the awarding of the 2022 World Cup to Qatar. The former …


UPDATED: Wed., June 19, 2019, 8:19 a.m.

Spain coach Luis Enrique stepping down for personal reasons

The Spanish soccer federation says Luis Enrique is stepping down as coach of the national team for personal reasons. Federation president Luis Rubiales says assistant coach Roberto Moreno will take …


Newcomer Tyler Boyd gets 2 goals for U.S. in 4-0 win over Guyana

Newcomer Tyler Boyd scored two goals to guide the United States past Guyana 4-0 to start the group stage of the CONCACAF Gold Cup, getting the national team back on …


UPDATED: Tue., June 18, 2019, 6:19 p.m.

Soccer great Michel Platini now mired in corruption scandals

Michel Platini was a winner for club and country on the soccer field, and became one of the sport’s most high-profile administrators off it. His lofty reputation in the so-called …


UPDATED: Tue., June 18, 2019, 3:44 p.m.

Golf notes: Andy Pope does his best work getting to U.S. Opens

Andy Pope’s persistence getting to the US Opens, Michelle Wie inspired by NBA Finals, Americans go for major sweep at Portrush


Women’s World Cup Day 13 preview: England and Japan to meet in rematch of 2015 semifinal

England was overjoyed to make it to the semifinals of the Women’s World Cup four years ago, an overachievement the squad believed, so the eliminating loss to Japan wasn’t a …


UPDATED: Tue., June 18, 2019, 3:20 p.m.

Sam Kerr has 4 goals and Australia beats Jamaica 4-1

Sam Kerr scored four goals, one shy of the World Cup record and the most by an Australian, in a 4-1 victory over Jamaica on that advanced the Matildas into …


Marta sets record with 17th World Cup goal in Brazil victory

Marta set a record for men and women with her 17th career World Cup goal in Brazil’s 1-0 victory over Italy that advanced the Selecao to the knockout rounds for …