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Roger Federer gets record-breaking 8th Wimbledon title

LONDON — After Roger Federer closed out a Wimbledon final that was more of a coronation than a contest with an ace, he sat in his changeover chair and wiped away tears. [...] Federer wasn’t focused on the notion of [Read entire story]

Garbiñe Muguruza beats Venus Williams in Wimbledon final

LONDON — As a kid, Garbiñe Muguruza sat in awe in front of the TV as the Williams sisters accumulated Grand Slam titles. [...] Muguruza is all grown up, an emerging player in her own right — and, as of Saturday, [Read entire story]

Wimbledon’s round of 16 focuses on the Big 4

LONDON — As usual, Roger Federer, Novak Djokovic, Rafael Nadal and Andy Murray are playing well at Wimbledon, leading the way into Week2. “It’s their turf,” said Ernests Gulbis, who stood in Djokovic’s way in [Read entire story]

Venus Williams wins, then struggles with questions

The wave of emotion came as Williams attempted to answer a question about the two-car crash that police say she caused June 9 in Florida; a 78-year-old passenger in the other vehicle died 13 days later. Williams’ 7-6 [Read entire story]

Novak Djokovic opens defense of French Open title with a win

PARIS — If Novak Djokovic was hoping to take a little pressure and attention off himself after some rough results, he very well might have found the perfect way to do that by adding Andre Agassi as a coaching [Read entire story]

No. 1 Kerber out of French Open in 1st round

PARIS — A French Open already missing Serena Williams and Maria Sharapova is now without top-ranked Angelique Kerber, too, lending even more of a feeling that the women’s championship is anyone’s to win. Kerber [Read entire story]

Wizards edge Celtics, force Game 7

WASHINGTON — John Wall stood atop the scorer’s table after the game, popping his jersey, yelling and celebrating his three-pointer with 3.5 seconds left for the go-ahead basket that propelled his Washington Wizards [Read entire story]