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Wimbledon updates | 2018 champion Kerber out in 3rd round

Jul. 01, 2022 12:04 PM EDT

WIMBLEDON, England (AP) — The Latest from Wimbledon (all times local): ___ 4:55 p.m. Elise Mertens eliminated 2018 Wimbledon champion Angelique Kerber 6-4, 7-5 in the third round at the All England Club. The 34-year-old Kerber has won...

San Jose Sharks fire coach Bob Boughner, assistants

Jul. 01, 2022 11:42 AM EDT

The San Jose Sharks have fired coach Bob Boughner and his staff two months after the regular season ended. The team confirmed the moves Friday, after reports surfaced Boughner and assistants John MacLean and John Madden were informed Thursday night they were being let go. Video coach...

Watson finally makes it to the 4th round at Wimbledon

Jul. 01, 2022 11:39 AM EDT

WIMBLEDON, England (AP) — Heather Watson has been through a lot at Wimbledon, and now she’s made it through the third round for the first time. The 121st-ranked Watson, making is her 12th appearance at the All England Club, advanced to the fourth round on Friday by beating Kaja...

San Jose Sharks fire coach Bob Boughner

Jul. 01, 2022 11:19 AM EDT
SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — San Jose Sharks fire coach Bob Boughner.

AP source: Cavaliers, Ricky Rubio agree to 3-year contract

Jul. 01, 2022 10:26 AM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — Free agent point guard Ricky Rubio has agreed to return to the Cleveland Cavaliers on a multiyear contract, a person familiar with the negotiations told The Associated Press on Friday. Rubio, who was instrumental in Cleveland's turnaround last season before...

16-year-old Ngoma scores in 89th, Red Bulls beat Atlanta 2-1

Jul. 01, 2022 10:17 AM EDT

HARRISON, N.J. (AP) — Serge Ngoma became the youngest player to score in Major League Soccer this season at 16 years of age, getting a go-ahead goal in the 89th minute as the New York Red Bulls rallied late to beat Atlanta United 2-1 on Thursday night. Lewis Morgan scored on a...

FIFA to use new high-tech for offside calls at World Cup

Jul. 01, 2022 04:37 AM EDT

GENEVA (AP) — FIFA will introduce new technology to improve offside calls at the World Cup in Qatar this year, using a limb-tracking camera system. FIFA said Friday it is ready to launch semi-automated offside technology (SAOT) that uses multiple cameras to track player movements...

Justin Turner hits 2 HRs, Dodgers beat Padres 3-1

Jul. 01, 2022 02:01 AM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Justin Turner finally found his power at the plate and Chris Taylor made a sparking defensive outfield play that was too much for the San Diego Padres. Turner homered twice, including a go-ahead two-run shot in the seventh inning, and the Los Angeles Dodgers won...

Rodriguez homers, Mariners beat Athletics 8-6

Jul. 01, 2022 01:51 AM EDT

SEATTLE (AP) — Julio Rodríguez homered for the second day in a row, Cal Raleigh had a two-run triple in the fifth inning and the Seattle Mariners beat the Oakland Athletics 8-6 Thursday night. Seattle has won 17 of 19 games against Oakland and earned its third straight victory...

Booker secures $224M, four-year extension from Suns

Jul. 01, 2022 01:10 AM EDT

Devin Booker helped Phoenix to the NBA Finals in 2021, then played a huge role in helping the Suns to the league’s best record this past season. They can’t wait to see what he does next. To no surprise, the Suns gave Booker a four-year extension early Friday that...