Wimbledon: After Many, Many Hours, Kevin Anderson Beats John Isner in the Semifinals
Kevin Anderson defeated John Isner in the longest Grand Slam tennis semifinal in history. The other semifinal, between Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic, ended up being suspended to honor a curfew.
Youth Soccer Participation Has Fallen Significantly in America
Not having the American team in the tournament robbed officials of an opportunity to re-energize the sport among youth distracted by other diversions.
A Full Member of FIFA, Kosovo Finds Its Flag Barred From World Cup Stadiums
The Kosovar flag is one of more than two dozen barred from World Cup stadiums by tournament organizers, according to a security booklet viewed by The Times.
These Athletes Were Told Not to Play Soccer. They Formed a Team.
Away from the lights of the World Cup, on the African archipelago of Zanzibar, a group of Muslim women are challenging a culture that says only men can play soccer.
These Female Athletes Were Told Not to Play Soccer. They Formed a Team.
In Zanzibar, soccer, though popular, is limited to boys and men. Try telling that to members of the Jumbi Woman Fighter team.
Did Flawed Data Lead Track Astray on Testosterone in Women?
A new challenge has emerged to the I.A.A.F. rules that could require some runners to undergo medical treatment to lower their hormone levels.
Peeking Around Corners in the World Cup’s Provincial Cities
The World Cup has transformed Russian cities, but some changes were merely facades aimed at burnishing a grim reality for foreign eyes.
Yankees, With No Lead to Protect Against the Indians, Get to Rest Aroldis Chapman
Chapman decided on Friday to forgo his place in next week’s All-Star Game as he tries to recover from tendinitis in his left knee.
Serena Williams, Enjoying Every Moment, Is Back in the Wimbledon Final
Ten and a half months after giving birth to her daughter, Williams will play for a Grand Slam title, facing Angelique Kerber at the All England Club.
LeSean McCoy and His Former Girlfriend Had History of Domestic Disputes
Documents show the police were called to McCoy’s house three times before Delicia Cordon’s friend released a photo of her battered face on Tuesday. McCoy has denied involvement.
A Potential Pitching Showcase Melts Into a Rugged Yankees Win
The Yankees’ Luis Severino and Corey Kluber of the Indians were expected to put on an enthralling duel, but it was the Yankees’ resilient offense that decided the game.
Something Less Than Max Scherzer’s Best Is Enough Against Mets
The ace of the Nationals struggled some in his final showcase to be the N.L.’s starter in the All-Star game, but Washington’s offense picked him up.
Was Russia 2018 the Greatest of All World Cups?
Thrilling upsets; passing torches; the rise of the collective; video reviews; Kylian Mbappé ... we could go on and on.
Anderson outslugs Isner in six-hour epic
Kevin Anderson outslugged John Isner in a record match lasting over six hours in Wimbledon's battle of the giants to reach his first men's final at the All England Club.
Mbappe: From boy wonder to World Cup superhero
Situated in a lavish corner of France, AS Monaco's famed football academy has produced some of the game's biggest stars.
Cabrera-Bello on partnership with caddie Byrne
European Ryder Cup player Rafael Cabrera-Bello and caddie Colin Byrne discuss what goes into creating a great partnership on tour; trust and a bit of 'amateur psychology.'
The World Cup Final’s Unconventional Start Time
Kickoff between France and Croatia happens in Europe’s late afternoon and the United States’ morning, but is at a manageable 11 p.m. in Beijing.
Croatia's 'crazy, crazy, crazy' journey to World Cup final
On the morning after the night before, eyes learning to refocus again after giddily celebrating Croatia reaching a first World Cup final, Anita Sambol jumped into her car and made the 60 kilometer journey to Zagreb.
Shh, There’s a Super-Secret Wimbledon Beauty Salon
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When players need a new braid, manicure or deep-conditioning treatment, they know where to go. No fans allowed.
Being on a Pro Tennis Tour Means Accepting Failure
Many arrive with dreams of winning Grand Slam titles or being ranked No. 1 in the world, but a vast majority will get nowhere near those goals.
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Croatia fans hope to settle old score at World Cup final with France
Croatian soccer fans streaming into Moscow for Sunday's World Cup final between Croatia and France are hoping their team can settle an old score with the French dating back to the 1998 tournament.