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MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A person with knowledge of the situation tells The Associated Press that Adrian Peterson has informed Minnesota Vikings coach Mike Zimmer that he will not be attending the team's optional practices that start on Tuesday. Peterson has been unhappy with the...
FRENCH LICK, Ind. (AP) — There were no last-second buzzer-beaters in Larry Bird's hometown on a bright, breezy Sunday. Colin Montgomerie turned in a command performance, shooting a 3-under 69 on the treacherous Pete Dye Course at French Lick Resort to win the Senior PGA...
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Derrick Walker looked and sounded relieved after Sunday's Indianapolis 500. Five crashes, no serious injuries and no cars in the air — a good day for IndyCar's biggest race and a welcome one for Walker, who heads competition for the series. "It showed the...
PARIS (AP) — Roger Federer was not amused. As Federer finished an interview after his first-round French Open victory Sunday, an overzealous fan left his seat and approached the 17-time major champion right there on the main stadium court in search of the most modern of mementos...
PARIS (AP) — When Frances Tiafoe steps on Court 5 at the French Open for his Grand Slam main-draw debut Monday, he'll be the first 17-year-old American man to play in the clay-court tournament since 1989, when a couple of guys named Pete Sampras and Michael Chang did it. Chang...
MONACO (AP) — An ill-judged gamble by Mercedes cost Formula One champion Lewis Hamilton his fourth win of the season, gifting his teammate and rival Nico Rosberg a third straight win at the Monaco Grand Prix and putting him firmly back in the title race. Formula One's showcase...
LONDON (AP) — 5:10 p.m. Sergio Aguero finishes as the top scorer in the Premier League with 26 goals, his last sealing Manchester City's 2-0 win over Southampton on the final day. Aguero scored five more goals than his nearest rival, Harry Kane, yet wasn't selected in the...
EDITOR'S NOTE: On May 25, 1965, Muhammad Ali defeated Sonny Liston in the first round of a heavyweight bout that produced one of the strangest finishes in boxing history as well as one of sports' most iconic moments — photos of Ali hovering over Liston on the canvas, shouting at...
LONDON (AP) — 3:50 p.m. It's halftime in the final matches of the Premier League season. As it stands, Hull will be relegated and Newcastle will survive in the topflight. Hull is level with Manchester United at 0-0 after having two goals disallowed and Newcastle-West Ham is also...