LONDON — Whatever Andy Murray does, whatever he has accomplished, he can’t escape pressure. It’s nothing new, of course, as the Briton carries the hopes of an entire nation. Then there’s American Sam Querrey. You’d think he’d feel a similar burden, considering his country hasn’t produced a male Grand Slam winner for almost 14 years.
Australia lead 33-8 in contests against India © Getty Images Five rounds, 21 matches and 18 days since its start, the Women’s World Cup is still without a confirmed semi-finalist. That will change after Wednesday’s triple-header that features all of the top five teams, each within a point of the
MIAMI — Rob Manfred’s legacy as Major League Baseball commissioner will ultimately be shaped by the answers to some thought-provoking questions. The game will look markedly different if and when pitch clocks, robot umpires and international expansion become part of Manfred’s quest to broaden baseball’s fan base and have it resonate with a younger audience.
The Aug. 26 boxing match between Floyd Mayweather and Conor McGregor will be held at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas after promoters reached an agreement with Ice Cube to move the championship game of his BIG3 basketball league. The final game of the 3-on-3 season featuring former NBA players will now be held at the
Following a high-scoring week at the The Greenbrier Classic, the PGA Tour heads to Illinois for an even higher scoring event — the John Deere Classic. Zach Johnson and Steve Stricker are always two favorites at this event, but there are plenty of other golfers to consider for your lineups this week. Our panel of
We’ve reached tipping point – British Racing Drivers’ Club chairman The future of the British Grand Prix has been left uncertain after Silverstone’s owner confirmed it has activated a break clause to cease hosting the race after 2019. Silverstone has been home to the race every year since 1987. However, the British Racing Drivers’ Club
LAS VEGAS — Dennis Smith Jr. didn’t play cards with his teammates, put on a pair of Beats by Dre headphones or catch a nap during the first team flight of his NBA career. He wanted to work, not that he had much choice in the matter. Dallas Mavericks head coach Rick Carlisle sat side
There are a few chips left to fall, but not many. Following an exciting NHL offseason that included an expansion draft to go along with the usual bevy of additions via free agency, trading and the entry draft, the roster picture for NHL teams has been mostly settled. There are still a few free agents
British & Irish Lions prop Kyle Sinckler has apologised for “any inconvenience caused” after he was arrested during a night out in Auckland at the weekend. Auckland police confirmed that a man was placed under arrest but not charged following an incident involving “minor disorder” in the early hours of Sunday morning. According to reports,
The USGA considered moving this week’s U.S. Women’s Open from the Trump National Golf Club in New Jersey two years ago as Donald Trump’s bid to run for president began to materialize, USA Today Sports has reported, citing a person with direct knowledge of a meeting in which the matter was discussed. But the USGA