Billie Jean's Wonderland
In case you haven't been paying attention, the World TeamTennis finals are on Sunday, featuring the Western Conference champion Springfield Lasers hosting the formidable Washington Kastles in the battle for the King Trophy.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
Commonwealth Games forces truce in Scotland's UK debate
As the Commonwealth Games kicked off in Glasgow on Wednesday , the chief protagonists in Scotland's independence debate called an unofficial ceasefire, as voters said they would not be swayed by attempts to exploit the event for political ends.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
Novak Djokovic and Rafael Nadal to Headline U. S. Open
The USTA announced that world No. 1 Novak Djokovic and defending champion Rafael Nadal lead the men's singles field for the 2014 US Open Tennis Championships.
Sun Jul 06, 2014
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This date in sports history for Sunday, July 6, 2014
1933 - The first major league All-Star game is played at Comiskey Park, Chicago.
Sat Jul 05, 2014
Battle of mind games as Novak Djokovic must fend of Federer demons to ...
THE words come from Novak Djokovic, the adrenalin still running after reaching another Grand Slam final, his 14th.
Fri Jul 04, 2014
Novak Djokovic downs Grigor Dimitrov to reach third Wimbledon final
LONDON, July 4, 2014: Novak Djokovic moved a step closer to his second Wimbledon title as the top seed booked his third appearance in the final with a gritty 6-4, 3-6, 7-6 , 7-6 victory over Grigor Dimitrov on Friday.
Thu Jul 03, 2014
Sophie Monk rushes off the plane to smoke a cigarette
Revealed: Father of toddler who died in a hot car 'spent the day sexting SIX women and the couple had a $25,000 insurance policy out on their child' Casey Anthony has become a recluse three years after her acquittal: 'America's most hated mother' is a prisoner in her home because she is too scared to go out More than 35,000 evacuated from North ... (more)
First Ball In, 7/3: Murray Meltdown Edition
There are some days as a sportswriter when you wish you could find every copy of your last column and make a towering bonfire of them in your backyard.
Saudi Arabia deploys 30,000 soldiers to Iraq border
The White House said, President Barack Obama discussed Iraq and the violent rise of a Sunni insurgent group there in a telephone call on Wednesday with Saudi Arabian King Abdullah.
Adrenaline junkie Chelsea pensioner does a skydive from 13,000 feet aged 81
Saudi Arabia places 30,000 soldiers on its border in the wake of ISIS threat after 2,500 Iraqi soldiers quit their posts along the boundary He's a perfect little monster! Small boy wows the internet with incredible Lady Gaga routine at end-of-year school talent show She's the queen of the court who is named after a royal, now Canadian tennis ace ... (more)
Wed Jul 02, 2014
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Wimbledon: Andy Murray crashes out
With the future King of England in the Royal Box, the man who wore the Wimbledon crown so proudly allowed it to slip on Centre Court.
Scott Allen Miller yawns in court over rape and murder of Yuk Ling Lau
Homeless man yawns as he appears in court over rape and murder of Chinese woman found dumped in Melbourne park He was remanded in custody and will reappear in October accused of killing Yuk Ling Lau on her way to work Ms Lau, a 32-year-old pastry chef from Hong Kong, was found dead by joggers in Kings Domain on Saturday A homeless man has appeared ... (more)
Sun Jun 29, 2014
Murray-Mauresmo tandem a work in progress
France's Amelie Mauresmo smashed the gay ceiling in tennis. Can she crack the coaching ceiling, too? Since Andy Murray announced he had hired 2006 Wimbledon champion Mauresmo as a coach two weeks Andy Murray-Amelie Mauresmo tandem a work in progress France's Amelie Mauresmo smashed the gay ceiling in tennis.
Big 4 around Wimbledon's Week 2, not so for women
The same can't be said on the women's side, where top-seeded and five-time champion Serena Williams won't see any action at the All England Club in Week 2 except in doubles with her sister Venus, another five-time Wimbledon winner who is also out of singles.