• Column: Olympic champion Schmitt struggles away from pool

    Allison Schmitt seemed like the happiest person at the pool.

    Associated Press
  • Expect Nadal to step it up in Paris, says McEnroe

    By Martyn Herman LONDON (Reuters) - Seven-times grand slam John McEnroe knows how it feels when a tennis career starts going in the wrong direction. At nearly 29, Nadal is already four years older than McEnroe was when he claimed his last grand slam title. McEnroe, however, thinks it is foolhardy…

    Reuters
  • Brewers' Smith ejected for having rosin, sunscreen on arm

    ATLANTA (AP) — Milwaukee Brewers relief pitcher Will Smith was ejected for having rosin and sunscreen on his right forearm in the seventh inning Thursday night of a 10-1 loss to the Atlanta Braves.

    Associated Press
    Sa. 23. Mai
    16:10 EDT
    Milwaukee : Atlanta
    Spielvorschau
  • University of North Carolina gets NCAA findings in academic fraud probe

    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (Reuters) - The University of North Carolina said on Friday it has received a notice from the NCAA indicating possible rules violations connected to the school's academic fraud scandal. The National Collegiate Athletic Association notice comes seven months after an independent…

    Reuters
  • NBA Combine: Agility Testing

    Ed Isaacson takes a look at the NBA combine, covering agility testing and standout players, broken down by position.

    Rotoworld
  • Israel appeals to Platini to sway FIFA from Palestinian suspension bid

    The Israel Football Association appealed to UEFA president Michel Platini on Friday to speak out "loud and clear" against the Palestinian bid to vote the IFA out of FIFA next week. The annual FIFA Congress, which begins on May 28, includes the Palestinian Football Association's proposal to suspend…

    AFP
  • Mercedes CLK GTR Roadster With Just 4 Miles Headed to Auction

    Back in the late 1990’s, Mercedes absolutely dominated sports car racing. Whether it was through DTM, or through the testament that is Le Mans, the three-pointed star was practically unstoppable. Much of that success was down to one car and one car alone, the Mercedes CLK GTR. The CLK GTR was…

    Boldride
  • Owner of American Pharoah named in gambling debt lawsuit

    NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Ahmed Zayat, owner of Triple Crown hopeful American Pharoah, asked a federal judge to dismiss a lawsuit that accuses him of owing $1.65 million to a man who says he fronted Zayat money for gambling bets placed at offshore casinos.

    Associated Press
  • Disrespectful to talk about Nadal's downfall, says Sharapova

    By Julien Pretot PARIS (Reuters) - Predicting Rafa Nadal's downfall as he prepares to try and win a record-extending 10th French Open title is disrespectful to the Spaniard, double Roland Garros champion Maria Sharapova said on Friday. For the first time in the build-up to the tournament Nadal has…

    Reuters
  • North Carolina has received Notice of Allegations from NCAA

    The school will not release the details of the allegations until a later date after it has fully reviewed them.

    The Dagger
  • Survivor Reveals 'Second Chance' Cast: Did Any of Your Faves Make the Cut?

    CBS’ Survivor on Wednesday night revealed the cast for its “Second Chance”-themed 31st edition, as determined by fans. Starting on May 6, fans cast their votes over a two-week period. The cast of Survivor Cambodia: Second Chance, 10 males and 10 females, boarded a bus after the Worlds Apart reunion…

    TVLine.com
  • F1 faces confusing future under Monaco spotlight

    On the annual 'rest' day at the Monaco Grand Prix, the drivers faced a series of technical briefings with their teams and a mass autograph-signing session in the Place d’Armes during the afternoon. At Monaco, where the yachts bob in the harbour and paddock regulars scramble for mind space, it is…

    AFP
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    2013 U-21 World Water Ski Championships - Men's Tricks Finals

    Want to see some jaw-dropping trick action from the 2013 U-21 World Championships presented by Waterski Magazine? Check out the monster runs of the 2013 U-21 World Championship podium finalists’ Martin Kolman, Timmy Bradstreet, and Joshua Briant.

    bonnier Videos
  • Holly Holm Faces Marion Reneau at UFC Fight Night 71

    A women’s bantamweight bout between two rising stars has been added to the UFC Fight Night 71 fight card in San Diego. UFC officials announced on Thursday that tenth-ranked Holly Holm (8-0) would take on eleventh-ranked Marion Reneau (6-1) on July 15.

    MMA Weekly
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    NFL players serving suspensions in 2015 (11 Fotos)

    The upcoming NFL season is more than three months away and there are already a number of big names ruled out because of league punishments. Here's a look at a few players who will sit out their teams' season openers and beyond.

    Yahoo Sports
  • Ex-Rangers manager Washington rejoin Athletics as coach

    Former Texas Rangers manager Ron Washington has been hired as a major league coach for the Oakland Athletics, returning to the club where he was a coach for 11 years. The A's announced the hiring Thursday and said Washington would be with the team all season. Washington's defensive expertise will…

    The Associated Press
    Sa. 23. Mai
    16:10 EDT
    Oakland : Tampa Bay
    Spielvorschau
  • Monster draw for Nadal in Paris, Djokovic looms in quarters

    By Julien Pretot PARIS (Reuters) - Rafa Nadal could face world number one Novak Djokovic in the quarter-finals of the French Open after Friday's draw handed him the toughest of routes to a possible 10th title. The Spaniard, seeded sixth after a disappointing year so far, would then face a potential…

    Reuters