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MONACO (AP) — 1:45 p.m. (1145 GMT) There's a simple reason why Lewis Hamilton is the favorite for this year's Monaco Grand Prix, aside from the fact that he's the F1 championship leader: he's in pole position. The tight, sinewy nature of Monaco's 3.34-kilometer (2.07-mile)...
PARIS (AP) — 12:45 a.m. (1034 GMT) Last year's losing women's finalist, Simona Halep, is safely through to the second round, closing out a 7-5, 6-4 victory against Russian Evegenia Rodina with an ace. The third-seeded Romanian, dressed all in black, celebrated with a fist pump...
MONACO (AP) — The Associated Press covers the biggest day in motorsports, from the Monaco Grand Prix to the Indianapolis 500 and NASCAR's Coca-Cola 600. We start with Formula One: ___ 12:50 p.m. (1050 GMT) Glitz and glamour are part of any Formula One race, but never more so...
PARIS (AP) — The latest from the French Open, the year's second Grand Slam tournament at Roland Garros: ___ 10:52 a.m. Here we go again. On a sunny Sunday morning, play is about to start at the French Open, as grounds crews finish watering the center court. The weather forecasts...
A look at what's happening all around the major leagues today: ___ BERNIE'S BASH The New York Yankees will retire the No. 51 worn by Bernie Williams and unveil his plaque in Monument Park before the night game vs. Texas. The Yankees will wear special patches on their hats to...
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Daniel Cormier was clearly conflicted when he got the UFC's light heavyweight title belt strapped around his waist in the same Vegas cage where he failed to win it a few months ago. While Cormier celebrated the biggest night of his career, the new champion also...
HOUSTON (AP) — Golden State coach Steve Kerr described Stephen Curry's performance Saturday night simply. "Steph was Steph," Kerr said. Indeed. The MVP did what he does best, using his extraordinary 3-point shooting to power a 40-point game and the Warriors made it look easy...
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Daniel Cormier beat Anthony "Rumble" Johnson with a rear naked choke in the third round, dominating on the ground to win the vacant light heavyweight title at UFC 187 on Saturday night. Cormier (16-1) controlled Johnson throughout the final two rounds to claim...
MIAMI (AP) — Baltimore Orioles reliever Brian Matusz has left the game against the Miami Marlins in the 12th inning after the umpire crew chief inspected the left-hander's right forearm. With the score 0-0, Matusz retired the first two batters before new Marlins manager Dan...