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NEW YORK (AP) — As many as 50 class-action lawsuits contesting how the NCAA, major college football conferences or individual schools handled concussions will be filed in the coming months by former players seeking damages for lingering brain injuries and ailments. The first...
BALTIMORE (AP) — Hall of Fame trainer Bob Baffert hopes Collected will deliver more than another "opening act" in the Preakness on Saturday at Pimlico. Baffert and his charismatic colt American Pharoah won the Preakness on their way to a sweep of the Triple Crown last year. But...
Women to watch at the French Open, where play begins Sunday: ___ SERENA WILLIAMS Ranked: 1 Age: 34 Country: United States 2015 Match Record: 18-3 2015 Singles Titles: 1 Career Singles Titles: 70 Major Titles: 21 — French Open ('02, '13, '15), Wimbledon ('02, '03, '09, '10, '12...
Men to watch at the French Open, where play begins Sunday: ___ NOVAK DJOKOVIC Ranked: 1 Age: 28 (Turns 29 on Sunday) Country: Serbia 2016 Match Record: 37-3 2016 Singles Titles: 5 Career Singles Titles: 64 Major Titles: 11 — Australian Open ('08, '11, '12, '13, '15, '16),...
IRVING, Texas (AP) — Jordan Spieth is back home, at the tournament he and his father have hopped a fence to watch and at the TPC course where as a 16-year-old he played his first PGA Tour event. Now 22 and the No. 2 player in the world, Spieth has the same ranking he had going...
PRAGUE (AP) — For Usain Bolt, the announcement that 31 athletes were caught doping in retests from the 2008 Beijing Olympics was "really bad news." "It's rough. It's rough in the sport," the Jamaican great said Wednesday. "Something that's been tarnishing the sport for years."...
Once again, Novak Djokovic heads to the French Open knowing full well that a title at Roland Garros will complete a career Grand Slam, something only seven other men have done. He's already come quite close to adding the Coupe des Mousquetaires to his trophy collection,...
BASEL, Switzerland (AP) — UEFA will elect a president in September to replace Michel Platini, who was banned by FIFA for accepting a $2 million payment approved by Sepp Blatter. Several UEFA executive committee members, including Wolfgang Niersbach and Allan Hansen, say the 55...
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — As the Indianapolis 500 celebrates its centennial race May 29, The Associated Press has come up with a completely subjective all-star, 33-driver starting field. The list includes multiple winners, innovators, fan favorites and trend-setters. They may not be...