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Courtesy photoOpen-water swimmer Jamie Patrick is preparing to try and swim 75 uninterrupted miles across Lake Michigan later this summer.

New names alongside Djokovic, Murray at Wimbledon

LONDON — Get ready for some unfamiliar names at Wimbledon. With Roger…

Courtesy photoOpen-water swimmer Jamie Patrick is preparing to try and swim 75 uninterrupted miles across Lake Michigan later this summer.
Tony Avelar/APMichael Phelps swims in the 200-meter individual medley final during the Santa Clara International Grand Prix swim meet Sunday.

Williams, Djokovic restore order to Wimbledon

LONDON — Novak Djokovic and Serena Williams restored a semblance of order…

Tony Avelar/APMichael Phelps swims in the 200-meter individual medley final during the Santa Clara International Grand Prix swim meet Sunday.
Tony Avelar/APMichael Phelps swims in the 200-meter individual medley final during the Santa Clara International Grand Prix swim meet Sunday.

Williams, Djokovic sail in Wimbledon openers

LONDON — Back in her comfort zone on Centre Court, Serena Williams…

Tony Avelar/APMichael Phelps swims in the 200-meter individual medley final during the Santa Clara International Grand Prix swim meet Sunday.
Courtesy photoOpen-water swimmer Jamie Patrick is preparing to try and swim 75 uninterrupted miles across Lake Michigan later this summer.

Rafael Nadal stunned at Wimbledon by world's 135th-ranked player

LONDON — Just like that, in a span of 15 days, Rafael…

Courtesy photoOpen-water swimmer Jamie Patrick is preparing to try and swim 75 uninterrupted miles across Lake Michigan later this summer.
Tony Avelar/APMichael Phelps swims in the 200-meter individual medley final during the Santa Clara International Grand Prix swim meet Sunday.

Williams, Sharapova trade verbal volleys leading up to Wimbledon

LONDON — As her agent nodded along approvingly from a front-row seat,…

Tony Avelar/APMichael Phelps swims in the 200-meter individual medley final during the Santa Clara International Grand Prix swim meet Sunday.
Clive Rose/Getty ImagesRoger Federer of Switzerland holds the winner's trophy and gives a thumbs up after winning his Gentlemen's Singles final match against Andy Murray of Great Britain on day 13 of the Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Championships at the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club

Roger Federer finds his 17th title

Roger Federer left the door tantalizingly ajar for local hero Andy Murray…

Clive Rose/Getty ImagesRoger Federer of Switzerland holds the winner's trophy and gives a thumbs up after winning his Gentlemen's Singles final match against Andy Murray of Great Britain on day 13 of the Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Championships at the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club
Jelena Jankovic

Tournament stirs nostalgia in Serena

Though Wimbledon is barely over, tennis’s top female stars are already gearing…

Jelena Jankovic
Alex Livesey/Getty ImagesWoe is us: England doesn’t deal well with failure. After losing the Euro Cup quarterfinal soccer match against Italy

Optimism rises in S.F., pessimism reigns overseas

In only a few days, the season has improved dramatically for the…

Alex Livesey/Getty ImagesWoe is us: England doesn’t deal well with failure. After losing the Euro Cup quarterfinal soccer match against Italy

Never count out this Williams sister

The career began on an autumn evening 17 years ago in a…

Marathon man Isner loses in 2nd round at Wimbledon

One day after winning the longest tennis match ever, John Isner lost…