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Barty and Sakkari to meet after marathon wins in Cincinnati

"Top seed Ashleigh Barty overcame 49 unforced errors and a stiff challenge from Anett Kontaveit to reach the quarter-finals with a 4-6 7-5 7-5 win in the Cincin...

Barty and Sakkari to meet after marathon wins in Cincinnati

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Sharapova win sets up Barty battle in Cincinnati Maria Sharapova overpowered Alison Riske 6-3 7-6(4) at the Cincinnati Masters on Monday to set up a tantalising second-round battle with world number two Ash Barty, who defeated the Russian at this year's Australian Open....
09:00, 08/13/2019

Marathon man Medvedev beats Goffin for Cincinnati crown "Russian Daniil Medvedev survived cramps and tantrum where he cracked a racquet to clinch his first Masters 1000 title on Sunday with a 7-6(3) 6-4 win over David Goffin in the final of the Cincinnati Masters."...
15:39, 08/19/2019

A ragged Federer ousted in Cincinnati; Barty advances Seven-time champion Roger Federer was ousted from one of his favorite tournaments in only 61 minutes, falling in straight sets to a 21-year-old Russian he'd never faced        ...
03:13, 08/16/2019

Barty stunned by Kuznetsova in Cincinnati semi-finals "Ash Barty stunningly lost her chance to regain the number one world ranking when the Australian was beaten in straight sets by Russian Svetlana Kuznetsova in the semi-finals of the Cincinnati Masters on Saturday."...
18:52, 08/17/2019

Barty beats Sharapova, Halep survives scare in Cincinnati Top seeded Ash Barty overcame a slow start to defeat Maria Sharapova 6-4 6-1, while Simona Halep battled past Ekaterina Alexandrova 3-6 7-5 6-4 in the second round of the Cincinnati Masters on Wednesday....
02:00, 08/15/2019

Barty outguns Sharapova, Halep survives scare in Cincinnati Top seeded Ash Barty overcame a slow start to defeat Maria Sharapova 6-4 6-1, while Simona Halep battled past Ekaterina Alexandrova 3-6 7-5 6-4 in the second round of the Cincinnati Masters on Wednesday....
23:39, 08/14/2019

| Kipchoge wins men's London Marathon, Sir Mo finishes 5th Kenya's Eliud Kipchoge won the men's London Marathon on Sunday in a time of two hours two minutes and 37 seconds - the second fastest time for any marathon....
18:52, 04/28/2019

Australia's Barty wins French Open Australian Ashleigh Barty defeats Czech teenager Marketa Vondrousova in the French Open final to win her first Grand Slam singles title and complete a fairytale return to the sport....
19:52, 06/08/2019

South Korea's Sei Young Kim wins Marathon Classic Sei Young Kim won the Marathon Classic for her second LPGA Tour victory of the season, making five straight birdies in a mid-round burst and shooting a 6-under 66 for a two-stroke victory over Lexi Thompson       ...
00:13, 07/15/2019

Ashleigh Barty out as Serena wins on Wimbledon's 'Manic' Monday Women's world No.1 Ashleigh Barty couldn't maintain her French Open-winning form and crashed out of Wimbledon to American Alison Riske in the fourth round Monday....
15:52, 07/08/2019

Ashleigh Barty wins French Open for first Grand Slam title The No. 8-seeded Ashleigh Barty beat unseeded 19-year-old Marketa Vondrousova in the French Open final for her first Grand Slam title.       ...
20:13, 06/08/2019

Ashleigh Barty wins French Open title, ends Australia's 46 year drought Ashleigh Barty won the French Open singles title on Saturday, defeating Marketa Vondrousova 6-1, 6-3 to become the first Australian woman to win at Roland Garros in 46 years....
01:26, 06/09/2019

French Open: Thiem stops Djokovic in 5-set semi; Barty wins women's title Dominic Thiem advanced to the French Open's final round with a 6-2, 3-6, 7-5, 5-7, 7-5 victory over top-seeded Novak Djokovic. Later Saturday in the women's final, Ashleigh Barty defeated Marketa 6-1, 6-3....
21:52, 06/08/2019

| Simbine wins 100m title at Boston Games track meet South Africa's Akani Simbine and reigning world 60m indoor champion Murielle Ahoure of the Ivory Coast won 100m titles at Sunday's Boston Games athletics meet....
12:26, 06/17/2019

WTA roundup: Sakkari stuns Svitolina in San Jose Seventh-seeded Maria Sakkari of Greece fought off four match points in the second set before rallying to stun top-seeded Elina Svitolina of Ukraine 1-6, 7-6 (3), 6-3 on Friday and reach the semifinals at the Mubadala Silicon Valley Classic in San Jos...
19:00, 08/03/2019

Sakkari overcomes Konta to lift Rabat title Greek Maria Sakkari rallied from a set and a break down to beat British number one Johanna Konta 2-6 6-4 6-1 and lift her first WTA title at the Rabat Grand Prix in Morocco on Saturday....
19:26, 05/04/2019

WTA roundup: Konta, Sakkari advance to Morocco final Johanna Konta reached her first final of the season by outlasting Australia's Ajla Tomljanovic 6-2, 7-6 (7) on Friday in the semifinals of the Grand Prix de SAR La Princesse Lalla Meryem at Rabat, Morocco....
23:39, 05/03/2019

Sakkari battles back to reach semis in San Jose "Maria Sakkari came from behind to defeat top-seeded Elina Svitolina 1-6 7-6 (3) 6-3 in a thrilling quarter-final at the Silicon Valley Classic in San Jose on Friday."...
14:39, 08/03/2019

Osaka outlasts Sakkari to advance in rain-hit Birmingham Classic World number one Naomi Osaka was tested by Maria Sakkari in her first-round match at the Nature Valley Classic in Birmingham but eventually went through to the last-16 of the grasscourt tournament with a hard-fought 6-1 4-6 6-3 win on Tuesday....
21:52, 06/18/2019

Tennis: Sakkari battles back to reach semis in San Jose Maria Sakkari came from behind to defeat top-seeded Elina Svitolina 1-6 7-6(3) 6-3 in a thrilling quarter-final at the Silicon Valley Classic in San Jose on Friday....
19:00, 08/03/2019

‘I Waited Eight Years.’ Meet the K-Pop Superfans Who Spent Their Savings to Meet Their Favorite Idols In her room at the AC Hotel in Times Square, Hayley Baye selected her outfit with purpose. For her first time at KCON, the Korean culture convention featuring performances from some of K-pop’s buzziest groups, the 24-year-old executive assistan...
21:00, 07/24/2019

Duchess, Meet Queen? Beyoncé and Meghan Markle May Meet at The Lion King’s London Premiere They’re two of the world’s most famous women (with equally famous husbands), are both working moms, share a few famous friends and both even sport royal titles (albeit one slightly more official than the other). But have Duchess of Sussex Meghan Mark...
22:13, 07/01/2019

Murray ready to go it alone in Cincinnati Andy Murray has sharpened his game on the practice courts with some of the best players in the world but the Scot says now is the time to really test himself with a return to singles action at the Cincinnati Masters....
18:28, 08/12/2019

Kyrgios melts down again during Cincinnati loss Nick Kyrgios continued his feud with umpire Fergus Murphy during his second round loss to Karen Khachanov at the Cincinnati Masters on Wednesday, loudly abusing the official before leaving the court to smash some rackets....
15:14, 08/15/2019

The heat is on the top players at the Cincinnati Open As players feel pressure to sort out their hard-court games this week, some questions remain: Should Serena Williams risk playing? And can anyone stop Novak Djokovic?...
03:13, 08/14/2019

Kyrgios fined $113,000 for Cincinnati meltdown The ATP has fined Nick Kyrgios a total of $113,000 following his second-round loss at the Cincinnati Masters on Wednesday, when the Australian argued loudly with the chair umpire and smashed several rackets....
22:26, 08/15/2019

FC Cincinnati ends skid, top Dynamo 3-2 Rashawn Dally and Victor Ulloa scored their first goals and FC Cincinnati rebounded from a dismal outing with a 3-2 win over the Houston Dynamo, ending a six-game losing streak       ...
04:26, 07/07/2019

Murray ready to go it alone in Cincinnati against Gasquet "Andy Murray has sharpened his game on the practice courts, but the Scot says now is the time to really test himself with a return to singles action at the Cincinnati Masters."...
11:41, 08/12/2019

Kyrgios fined $113,000 for Cincinnati outburst The ATP has fined Nick Kyrgios a total of $113,000 following his second-round loss at the Cincinnati Masters on Wednesday, when the Australian argued loudly with the chair umpire and smashed several rackets....
07:39, 08/16/2019

Wawrinka sees off determined Dimitrov in Cincinnati Swiss Stan Wawrinka overcame battling Bulgarian Grigor Dimitrov 5-7 6-4 7-6(4) in a roller-coaster first-round match at the Cincinnati Masters on Tuesday....
23:15, 08/13/2019

Mezquida puts Rapids ahead in 3-1 win over FC Cincinnati Nicolás Mezquida scored the go-ahead goal, Diego Rubio had a goal and an assist and the Colorado Rapids beat expansion FC Cincinnati 3-1        ...
05:39, 06/02/2019

Robertson HR helps Creighton eliminate Cincinnati Robertson has 3-run homer, Dotzler pitches 7 strong innings and Creighton stays alive with 6-1 win over Cincinnati in Corvallis Regional        ...
00:52, 06/03/2019

St. Louis Cardinals take series against Cincinnati Reds The St. Louis Cardinals capped off a three-game series with a 5-2 win against the Cincinnati Reds, claiming a 2-1 edge in the National League Central matchup....
17:00, 04/29/2019

Why Your Team Sucks 2019: Cincinnati Bengals Some people are fans of the Cincinnati Bengals. But many, many more people are NOT fans of the Cincinnati Bengals. This 2019 Deadspin NFL team preview is for those in the latter group. Read all the previews so far here....
23:52, 08/05/2019

Venus prevails in opening Cincinnati match "Former world number one Venus Williams moved through the first round of the Cincinnati Masters when she defeated compatriot Lauren Davis in straight sets on Monday."...
00:39, 08/13/2019

Castellanos, Héber lead NYCFC to 4-1 win over FC Cincinnati Héber Araujo dos Santos and Valentín Castellanos each scored twice and New York City FC beat FC Cincinnati 4-1       ...
07:00, 08/18/2019

Kyrgios fined £93,000 for Cincinnati Masters meltdown "The ATP have fined Nick Kyrgios a total of $113,000 (£93,000) following his second-round loss at the Cincinnati Masters on Wednesday, when the Australian argued loudly with the chair umpire and smashed several rackets."...
04:26, 08/16/2019

The heat is on the top tennis players at the Cincinnati Open As players feel pressure to sort out their hard-court games this week, some big questions remain: Should Serena take the risk of playing? And can anyone stop Novak Djokovic?...
23:26, 08/12/2019

Djokovic shakes off rust to advance in Cincinnati Novak Djokovic overcame some early jitters in his first match since his triumph at Wimbledon last month to see off Sam Querrey 7-5 6-1 at the Cincinnati Masters on Tuesday....
05:39, 08/14/2019

Federer stunned by qualifier Rublev in Cincinnati Seven-time champion Roger Federer was ousted from one of his favorite tournaments in only 61 minutes Thursday, falling in straight sets to a 21-year-old qualifier he'd never faced....
00:00, 08/16/2019

Murray to make singles return in Cincinnati Andy Murray will return to singles action at the Cincinnati Open starting on Saturday after accepting a wildcard, Britain's former world number one said on Friday....
22:39, 08/09/2019

Unseeded Struff knocks out Tsitsipas in Cincinnati Fifth-seed Stefanos Tsitsipas's Cincinnati Masters challenge ended in the second round on Wednesday as he was beaten 6-4 6-7(5) 7-6(6) by unseeded German Jan-Lennard Struff....
23:39, 08/14/2019

Lima, Earthquakes beat reeling FC Cincinnati 1-0 SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Nick Lima scored his first goal of the season to help the San Jose Earthquakes beat FC Cincinnati 1-0 on Saturday night. FC Cincinnati (2-7-2) has lost five in a row and is winless in seven straight. The expansion team has jus...
08:39, 05/05/2019

Tax Wins wins Jim Dandy Stakes at Saratoga Tax takes lead at the top of the stretch, holds off a late charge by favored Tacitus to win $600,000 Jim Dandy Stakes at Saratoga Race Course       ...
02:13, 07/28/2019

Cincinnati police captain arrested in alleged bribery try CINCINNATI (AP) — A Cincinnati police captain already under investigation for possible financial wrongdoing has been arrested for allegedly offering to retire early in return for $5,000 from a sergeant in line for a promotion. Federal authorities sai...
00:39, 06/08/2019

Federer stunned by Russian qualifier Rublev in Cincinnati Fearless Russian qualifier Andrey Rublev needed just over an hour to beat Roger Federer 6-3 6-4 in the third round of the Cincinnati Masters on Thursday, the Swiss 20-time Grand Slam champion suffering his quickest defeat for 16 years....
07:39, 08/16/2019

Adi scores in 84th to lift FC Cincinnati past Fire, 2-1 Allan Cruz scored the quickest goal in expansion FC Cincinnati's MLS history and Fanendo Adi broke a tie in the 83rd to help Cincinnati beat the Chicago Fire 2-1 in a match delayed by nearly an hour by rain       ...
14:52, 07/14/2019

Bumpass’ RBI triple helps Cincinnati beat Oregon St. 7-6 CORVALLIS, Ore. (AP) — A.J. Bumpass went 5 for 5, including a go-ahead RBI triple in the top of the ninth inning, to help No. 4 seed Cincinnati beat defending national champion Oregon State 7-6 on Friday night in an NCAA Tournament regional opener. C...
12:39, 06/01/2019

Timely break sees Isner advance in Cincinnati John Isner blasted 27 aces in his first-round match against Serbian Dusan Lajovic on Sunday but it was a timely break of serve that saw the American advance 7-6(3) 1-6 7-5 at the Cincinnati Open....
18:28, 08/12/2019

Djokovic shakes off rust, Federer rolls in Cincinnati Novak Djokovic survived a nervous start to see off Sam Querrey 7-5 6-1 at the Cincinnati Masters on Tuesday as the world number one returned to competition for the first time since beating Roger Federer in last month's epic Wimbledon final....
23:39, 08/14/2019

Former Cincinnati center Brooks joins Miami Hurricanes CORAL GABLES, Fla. (AP) — Nysier Brooks, a 6-foot-11 center who started 35 games for Cincinnati last season, is transferring to the University of Miami for his senior season. Brooks can play for the Hurricanes in 2020-21 after sitting out the upcomin...
20:52, 05/07/2019

WTA roundup: Keys downs Kuznetsova to win Cincinnati title Madison Keys served 13 aces and won the fifth singles title of her career on Sunday when she posted a 7-5, 7-6 (5) victory over Svetlana Kuznetsova in the final of the Western & Southern Open near Cincinnati....
20:00, 08/19/2019

Moralez has goal, 3 assists, NYCFC beats FC Cincinnati 5-2 NEW YORK (AP) — Héber scored twice, Maximiliano Moralez had a goal and three assists and New York FC beat FC Cincinnati 5-2 on Thursday night. New York (5-1-8) extended its club-record unbeaten streak to 10 matches with a fifth victory during the str...
04:13, 06/07/2019

Daniil Medvedev claims first Masters title in Cincinnati Fresh from stunning World No.1 Novak Djokovic in the semifinals, Russian Daniil Medvedev duly wrapped up his first Masters level title with victory in the Cincinnati final against David Goffin of Belgium Sunday....
01:40, 08/19/2019

150 years ago, 12 men in Cincinnati took a chance on baseball and changed the world The Cincinnati Red Stockings did something brand new in 1869, and it worked, for a year. Now, a monument will honor that effort for all time.        ...
17:26, 05/03/2019

Andy Murray To Return To Singles In Cincinnati Next Week Andy Murray's first match next week in Cincinnati in the final major tuneup for the US Open will be his first competitive singles outing since the Australian Open in January....
10:13, 08/10/2019

Kaku, Omir Fernandez lead Red Bulls over FC Cincinnati 2-0 Romero "Kaku" Gamarra and Omir Fernandez scored late goals to help the New York Red Bulls beat expansion FC Cincinnati 2-0        ...
05:26, 05/26/2019

Serena withdraws from Cincinnati Masters with back problems Serena Williams withdrew from the Cincinnati Masters on Tuesday due to back problems just days after spasms forced her to retire from the Rogers Cup final in Toronto....
05:39, 08/14/2019

Reds vs. Pirates: Double down on Cincinnati ace Luis Castillo Trade deadline today at 4 p.m. Noah Syndergaard, Trevor Bauer and Madison Bumgarner may be on the move. In addition, sources tell Stitches a trade deal between President Trump and China is dead. Rand Paul wants to send Ilhan Omar to Somalia for “futu...
20:00, 07/31/2019

Goffin tops Gasquet to make Cincinnati final "A rested David Goffin advanced to his first ATP Masters 1000 final with a straight set victory over Frenchman Richard Gasquet in the Cincinnati Masters on Saturday."...
23:52, 08/17/2019

A ragged Federer stunned in Cincinnati; Djokovic advances Seven-time champion Roger Federer was ousted from one of his favorite tournaments in little over an hour, falling in straight sets to a 21-year-old qualifier he'd never faced at the Western & Southern Open. Novak Djokovic moved into the quarterf...
11:13, 08/16/2019

Osaka survives Hsieh to reach quarters in Cincinnati World number one Naomi Osaka survived a tough test against Hsieh Su-Wei and eked out a 7-6(3) 5-7 6-2 victory to reach her first ever quarter-final at the Cincinnati Masters on Thursday....
07:39, 08/16/2019

FC Cincinnati ends drought, beating Montreal Impact 2-1 CINCINNATI (AP) — Allan Cruz and Fatai Alashe scored Saturday to help expansion FC Cincinnati end a five-game losing streak in interim coach Yoann Damet’s debut, a 2-1 victory over the Montreal Impact. Cruz broke FC Cincinnati’s 528-minut...
22:39, 05/11/2019

Cubs vs. Reds: Kyle Hendricks will shut down Cincinnati Kyle Hendricks made us look great last Sunday night and after a roller-coaster week we can use a little stability. Reds are at Wrigley for the weekend and Hendricks allowed one run over eight innings last time he faced them, and he’s 4-1 over his pas...
16:13, 05/24/2019

Nani, Akindele help Orlando City beat FC Cincinnati 5-1 ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Luís Carlos “Nani” Almeida da Cunha and Tesho Akindele each scored twice and Orlando City beat FC Cincinnati 5-1 on Sunday to snap a four-game winless streak, including three consecutive losses. It was the most goals ...
23:39, 05/19/2019

Wawrinka outlasts Dimitrov to reach 2nd round in Cincinnati Stan Wawrinka advances to 2nd round in Cincinnati with grueling 5-7, 6-4, 7-6 (4) victory over Grigor Dimitrov        ...
22:40, 08/13/2019

Highlights: Djokovic demolishes Pouille in second set to claim Cincinnati win "Novak Djokovic wore down Lucas Pouille after an even first set, dispatching the Frenchman 7-6(2) 6-1 in a Cincinnati Masters quarter-final in Ohio on Friday."...
17:13, 08/17/2019

Cincinnati City Hall to fly LGBTQ pride flag for first time CINCINNATI (AP) — The City of Cincinnati is raising a rainbow pride flag at City Hall for the first time to kick off Cincinnati Pride. The rainbow pride flag was to be raised at City Hall at 11 a.m. Friday. City Councilman Chris Seelbach, the council...
10:13, 06/21/2019

ATP roundup: Medvedev outserves Goffin to claim Cincinnati title Daniil Medvedev finished off David Goffin in style on Sunday with three straight aces to record a 7-6 (3), 6-4 win in the title match of the Western & Southern Open near Cincinnati....
20:00, 08/19/2019

Cincinnati Bengals guard Clint Boling announces retirement from NFL at age 30 Cincinnati Bengals guard Clint Boling, 30, has decided to retire from the NFL. It's 'time for me to step away from the game due to medical reasons.'       ...
21:26, 07/15/2019

Cincinnati councilman announces proposed network to combat deportations Cincinnati lawmakers are expected to pass legislation next month that would create a community defense project similar to other cities to protect immigrant families and refugees from deportation. ...
05:13, 07/26/2019

Adley Rutschman Intimidated Cincinnati Enough To Get Walked With The Bases Loaded If there’s any player you should familiarize yourself with before this year’s MLB Draft, it’s Oregon State catcher Adley Rutschman. The junior is listed as the consensus No. 1 overall pick by nearly every draft board because of things like his .419/....
22:00, 06/01/2019

Nick Kyrgios fined $167,000 over clash with umpire at Cincinnati Masters Kyrgios also faces possible suspension by ATPAustralian called Fergus Murphy a ‘fucking tool’Nick Kyrgios’s feud with umpire Fergus Murphy boiled over during an explosive outing at the Cincinnati Masters that left the Australian player $AU167,000 lig...
02:52, 08/16/2019

Venus stuns holder Bertens in Cincinnati, Serena withdraws Former world number one Venus Williams, playing what she called "smart" tennis, beat defending champion Kiki Bertens 6-3 3-6 7-6(4) in the second round of the Cincinnati Masters on Tuesday before her sister Serena withdrew due to back problems....
05:39, 08/14/2019

New York Giants at Cincinnati Bengals odds, picks and best bets Previewing the New York Giants at Cincinnati Bengals Week 3 preseason match up, with NFL preseason betting odds, picks and best bets       ...
04:13, 08/21/2019

Trump Treats Rally in Cincinnati as Rebuttal to Democratic Debates Delivering a reliably red-meat speech to supporters who gathered Thursday in Ohio, President Trump took the stage to paint prominent Democrats as “left-wing extremists.”...
09:13, 08/02/2019

Felipe's late goal lifts Whitecaps over FC Cincinnati 2-1 Felipe scored in the 84th minute to help the Vancouver Whitecaps end their nine-game winless streak and hand expansion FC Cincinnati its fourth straight loss, 2-1       ...
04:39, 08/04/2019

Former Democrat judge ordered to jail, dragged out of courtroom in Cincinnati A former juvenile court judge was jailed Monday, taken out of the courtroom with her feet dragging in an end to yearslong legal challenges to her sentence....
06:52, 07/23/2019

Bumpass' RBI triple helps Cincinnati beat Oregon St. 7-6 A.J. Bumpass went 5 for 5, including a go-ahead RBI triple in the top of the ninth inning, to help No. 4 seed Cincinnati beat defending national champion Oregon State 7-6 in an NCAA Tournament regional opener        ...
13:00, 06/01/2019

Andy Murray to make singles return at Cincinnati next week Andy Murray accepts wild-card invitation to make return to singles competition at Western & Southern Open next week        ...
23:52, 08/09/2019

Gasquet sets up Cincinnati Masters semi-final with Goffin "Frenchman Richard Gasquet continued his comeback from groin surgery by defeating 11th seeded Spaniard Roberto Bautista Agut 7-6(2) 3-6 6-2 in the quarter-finals of the Cincinnati Masters on Friday."...
00:00, 08/17/2019

Nick Kyrgios in hot water again after latest clash with umpire in Cincinnati Australian calls Fergus Murphy a ‘fucking tool, bro’Karen Khachanov keeps cool to win second-round clashNick Kyrgios’s feud with umpire Fergus Murphy boiled over during an explosive outing at the Cincinnati Masters that leaves the Australian player f...
18:26, 08/15/2019

The Next Level of Marathon Training Is Here Elite marathoners don’t just wing it when it comes to training. They use high-tech gadgets to hack their bodies and achieve times they once thought impossible. Here’s how you can too....
23:13, 08/02/2019

Sprint's Deal Is Still a Marathon Sprint and T-Mobile moved closer to a deal with a positive decision from the FCC on Monday, but the market’s strong reaction gives a misleading sense of the improved chances....
14:39, 05/21/2019

Who can challenge Barty for No. 1 at Wimbledon? Ashleigh Barty has been world No. 1 for just a couple weeks, but the Australian already faces a slew of challengers for the throne when Wimbledon begins Monday....
19:39, 06/30/2019

Andy Murray beaten by Richard Gasquet on singles return in Cincinnati • Frenchman wins 6-4, 6-4 in first-round singles• Murray decides not to play singles at US OpenAndy Murray’s return to singles action after a seven-month absence ended in defeat in Cincinnati and the 32-year-old confirmed he would not consider playin...
01:52, 08/13/2019

Andy Murray decides not to play singles at US Open after loss in Cincinnati Seven months after what Andy Murray thought could be the final match of his career, the former world No. 1 stepped back onto the singles court.       ...
07:26, 08/13/2019

Cincinnati Masters 2019 live stream: how to watch the tennis online from anywhere Into the last weekend at a 2019 Cincinnati Masters that has seen plenty of shock results, major outbursts and, of course, fabulous tennis. The great news is that you don't need to be stateside to catch all the action - you can live stream Cincin...
17:13, 08/16/2019

Serena Williams, Citing Back Pain, Withdraws From Cincinnati Masters Williams, who was forced to retire from the Rogers Cup final on Sunday, decided shortly before her first-round match was to start in Ohio that she could not compete....
05:39, 08/14/2019

A Cincinnati company made a Pride month mural out of 26,000 Post-It notes Cincinnati Bell employees used 26,000 Post-it notes to create a Pride mural on the north side of the company’s Atrium 2 headquarters. Plus, they lit up the building.        ...
02:00, 06/14/2019

Daniil Medvedev stuns Novak Djokovic to set up Cincinnati final with Goffin Russian rallies from a set down to win 3-6, 6-3, 6-3David Goffin beats Richard Gasquet to reach finalRussia’s Daniil Medvedev stunned the world No 1 and defending champion, Novak Djokovic, in the Western and Southern Open semi-finals on Saturday. The...
13:52, 08/18/2019

Venus defeats defending Cincinnati champion Bertens as Kerber falls "Venus Williams claimed her second top-five win in the season by defeating defending champion Kiki Bertens in three sets in the second round at Cincinnati."...
00:52, 08/14/2019

FC Cincinnati fires head coach Alan Koch after slow start CINCINNATI (AP) — FC Cincinnati fired coach Alan Koch on Tuesday after the Major League Soccer expansion team’s 11th first-tier match. Koch was fired after two wins, seven losses and two draws in which the team scored a league-low eight goals. ...
20:52, 05/07/2019

Cincinnati Bengals' A.J. Green expected to miss 6-8 weeks due to ankle injury Cincinnati Bengals star receiver A.J. Green will be sidelined for the next few weeks after suffering a significant ankle injury during training camp....
11:39, 07/29/2019

In Cincinnati, National Flag Co. celebrates 150 years making American flags July Fourth marks the end of 'flag season' for the West End's National Flag Co., a local manufacturer that deals in American and other flags.       ...
20:52, 07/03/2019

Cincinnati family sues city after son's 911 calls failed to save him Kyle Plush died in April 2018 after becoming trapped in the Honda Odyssey he drove to school. He called 911 twice, but officers didn't see him.        ...
15:53, 08/13/2019

FC Cincinnati's Fired Coach Is The Latest Casualty Of MLS's Misguided Expansion Strategy After seven winless games in a row, in which the team looked worse than bad, the FC Cincinnati brain trust has mercifully fired manager Alan Koch, replacing him with assistant Yoann Damet in the interim, while conducting a proper search for a permane...
03:26, 05/08/2019

The next Pedro? Martinez says Cincinnati Reds' Luis Castillo pitches just like he did MLB managers and players have attested to how much the Reds ace reminds them of Pedro Martinez. And the Hall of Famer completely agrees.       ...
19:26, 07/12/2019

The Electric Marathon Is the All-EV Rally You've Never Heard Of On Monday, six cars set out from Monte Carlo, Monaco en route to St. Petersburg, Russia. The 2,920-mile rally will pass through 10 countries and 29 cities in a mere 11 days. And did I mention that all the cars are fully electric? It’s called the Elec...
23:13, 05/30/2019

'This is a marathon': can Joe Biden go the distance for Democrats? The former vice-president’s lead in the polls has proven durable, but some fear a replay of 2016A small cheer went up as Joe Biden walked into the Detroit One Coney Island Restaurant, took off his sunglasses and beamed. The candidate shook hands and ...
07:26, 08/05/2019

Marathon leader directed the wrong way A Chinese marathon official has been banned for a year after he redirected an elite runner away from the finish line, in a mistake that almost changed the outcome of the race....
17:52, 05/14/2019

Goodbye, Wimbledon marathon matches. Hello ... something better? Wimbledon's decision to go to a tiebreaker at 12-all in the final set is a step in the right direction, but does it go far enough? And which Grand Slam does it best?...
00:26, 06/26/2019

Tough draw? I've not looked at it, says Barty New world No.1 and Wimbledon top seed Ash Barty says she has not even glanced at the All England Club draw, which considering the obstacles in her quarter, is just as well....
20:26, 06/29/2019

Sharapova sets up Barty battle "Maria Sharapova overpowered Alison Riske 6-3 7-6(4) at the Cincinnati Masters to set up a tantalising second-round battle with world number two Ash Barty."...
13:00, 08/13/2019

| Australian Barty on top of the tennis world Ashleigh Barty became only the second Australian woman to top the world rankings when she won the Birmingham WTA title on Sunday, beating Julia Goerges 6-3, 7-5....
16:39, 06/23/2019

Tennis: Barty a win away from world number one Ashleigh Barty will become the first Australian woman to be ranked world number one in more than 40 years if she beats her doubles partner Julia Goerges in the final of the Nature Valley Classic in Birmingham on Sunday....
20:39, 06/22/2019

Top-ranked Barty ousted at Wimbledon American Alison Riske upset World No. 1 Ashleigh Barty in a fourth-round match at Wimbledon on Monday, while another American, Coco Gauff, saw her dream run end....
19:13, 07/08/2019

Wimbledon day seven: Barty crashes out, men's 'big three' all into last eight – video World No 1 and top seed Ashleigh Barty's winning run of 15 consecutive matches was ended with a three-set defeat to the gutsy Alison Riske, whose reward is a quarter-final against Serena Williams.In the men's draw Novak Djokovic, Roger Federer and Ra...
07:39, 07/09/2019

Ashleigh Barty Denied in Bid to Return to No. 1 With the upset, Svetlana Kuznetsova advanced to play Madison Keys in the final of the Western & Southern Open, leaving women’s tennis a bit unsettled ahead of the U.S. Open....
07:52, 08/18/2019

Barty guides Australia into Fed Cup final "World number nine Ashleigh Barty continued her recent strong run of form and guided Australia to their first Fed Cup final since 1993 with a 3-2 victory over Belarus in Brisbane on Sunday."...
17:52, 05/01/2019

Highlights: Barty ends Anisimova run "Ash Barty reached her first Grand Slam final after ending American 17-year-old Amanda Anisimova’s run in a nerve-ridden semi-final at Roland Garros."...
14:26, 06/07/2019

Cincinnati police officer helps with couple's engagement, earns praise from bride-to-be's mom “The public is quickly and consistently made aware of presumed indiscretions or missteps by law enforcement officers. Seldom are citizens made aware of the positive actions of police officers."...
18:00, 08/15/2019

Cincinnati Bengals vs. Washington Redskins preseason game: Streaming info, what to watch Here's everything you need to know as the Cincinnati Bengals play the Washington Redskins in an NFL preseason game Thursday night.       ...
03:39, 08/15/2019

Trevor Bauer attends Cleveland Indians game day after trade to the Cincinnati Reds Former Cleveland pitcher Trevor Bauer soaked in an Indians-Astros game at Progressive Park on Wednesday, a day after he was traded.       ...
07:39, 08/01/2019

Andrey Rublev stuns Roger Federer in straight sets at Cincinnati Masters MASON, Ohio — Seven-time champion Roger Federer was ousted from one of his favorite tournaments in only 61 minutes Thursday, falling in straight sets to a 21-year-old qualifier he’d never faced. Andre Rublev — with only one career win over a to...
00:00, 08/16/2019

Cincinnati Bengals' Joe Mixon: You can’t replace the great running backs in the NFL Bengals RB Joe Mixon is keenly aware of what’s going on in Dallas and Los Angeles and believes elite running backs should get their due.       ...
00:39, 08/07/2019

Mike Fiers of the Oakland Athletics pitches second career no-hitter, beats Cincinnati 2-0 OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Mike Fiers of the Oakland Athletics pitches second career no-hitter, beats Cincinnati 2-0....
10:13, 05/08/2019

Watch: Cincinnati Reds' Phillip Ervin records six hits in win over Colorado Rockies Cincinnati Reds left fielder Phillip Ervin tied a franchise record by recording six hits in the Reds' 17-9 victory over the Rockies on Saturday night....
16:26, 07/14/2019

Cincinnati Bengals' Tyler Boyd says practice field was ‘terrible’ after AJ Green goes down with injury Cincinnati Bengals wide receiver Tyler Boyd ripped the field conditions at the University of Dayton after teammate A.J. Green fractured his ankle costing him six to eight weeks....
18:00, 07/29/2019

Daniil Medvedev, Madison Keys win surprise Cincinnati titles as Open looms Keys rallies late for 7-5, 7-6 (5) win over Svetlana KuznetsovaMedvedev wins 7-6 (3), 6-4 over Goffin for first Masters titleTwo unexpected champions embraced their first Rookwood championship trophies, concluding a week that brought more questions t...
05:39, 08/19/2019

Britain's richest man backs new sub two-hour marathon bid Kenyan Eliud Kipchoge will once again attempt to become the first athlete to break the two-hour marathon barrier in an event being staged in London later this year....
14:26, 05/06/2019

India’s Marathon Election Has Reached Its Next-to-Last Phase (NEW DELHI) — Indians voted Sunday in the next-to-last round of a six-week-long national election marked by a highly acrimonious campaign that has seen Prime Minister Narendra Modi blame opposition party chief Rahul Gandhi’s family for th...
10:13, 05/13/2019

London Marathon runners 'harassed' to speed up One of race’s official pacers also says there were no water stations for slower runnersLondon Marathon organisers are investigating claims about the absence of water stations, and slower runners being ordered on to pavements for failing to keep up wi...
16:13, 05/02/2019

Kipchoge to attempt sub-2-hour marathon in Vienna on Oct. 12 LONDON (AP) — Kenyan runner Eliud Kipchoge’s attempt to run a marathon in under two hours will take place in Vienna on Oct. 12. The attempt will be on a multi-lap course in The Prater, a park in Vienna. If the weather is poor, organizers have r...
13:13, 06/27/2019

What it's like to train for a marathon in one of the tensest parts of the world REUTERS/Ammar Awad Every year, runners weave between Palestinians and Israelis during the Palestine Marathon. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. I never intended to run a marathon, but when I realized that I would be on hand for th...
14:13, 05/01/2019

Record London Marathon entries pass 450,000 More than 450,000 runners have entered the ballot for next year's London Marathon, breaking the event's own world record for registrations, organizers said on Tuesday....
18:13, 05/21/2019

New York Marathon expands 'virtual race' Jogging solo in Florida in near 80 degree Fahrenheit heat, Theresa Winterhalter's New York City Marathon experience last November looked much different to what you would expect from the world's biggest marathon....
14:13, 06/11/2019

Pliskova falls to Muchova in marathon match Unseeded Karolina Muchova outlasted third seed and fellow Czech Karolina Pliskova to reach the last eight of Wimbledon in the longest women's match at the championships so far this year....
19:13, 07/08/2019

2 past winners take first place again in Flying Pig Marathon CINCINNATI (AP) — Two past winners of the annual Flying Pig Marathon in Cincinnati have won the event again. Twenty-four-year-old Jack Randall, of Cincinnati, won the men’s division in a time of 2:28:58 Sunday. That was almost five minutes bett...
19:52, 05/05/2019

Sei Young Kim shoots 64 to take Marathon Classic lead Sei Young Kim shot a 7-under 64 on Friday to take a one-stroke lead over U.S. Women's Open champion Jeongeun Lee6 in the Marathon Classic        ...
02:00, 07/13/2019

India’s marathon election reaches next-to-last phase NEW DELHI (AP) — Indians voted Sunday in the next-to-last round of a six-week-long national election marked by a highly acrimonious campaign that has seen Prime Minister Narendra Modi blame opposition party chief Rahul Gandhi’s family for the c...
13:26, 05/12/2019

Belfast City Marathon course was too long, organizers say At 26.2 miles long, running a marathon is no small feat, with those crossing the finish line looking forward to celebrating with anything other than some extra time pounding the pavement....
03:26, 05/06/2019

| Cape Town Marathon announces best-ever line-up Upholding excellence in all areas, this year’s Cape Town Marathon is taking a no-holds-barred approach to whom it secures for the elite marathon runners field....
19:13, 07/31/2019

Belfast marathon course was too long, organizers admit At 26.2 miles long, running a marathon is no small feat, with those crossing the finish line looking forward to celebrating with anything other than some extra time pounding the pavement....
22:52, 05/05/2019

The well-meaning Brittany Runs A Marathon can’t quite go the distance In the past decade, there’s been an ever-growing divide in how people think about body issues. The traditional view point associates health and fitness with a thin, trim body. The more radical body-positivity movement (as seen, for example, on Hulu’s...
04:13, 08/21/2019

EU picks women for top jobs after marathon negotiations Europe's leaders have agreed to give two of the top four European Union jobs to women, but only after a marathon set of talks that exposed the continent's simmering divisions....
01:00, 07/03/2019

The Latest: Dimitrov outlasts Cilic in 5-set marathon The Latest from the French Open: Grigor Dimitrov outlasts 2014 U.S. Open champion Marin Cilic in a 6-7 (3), 6-4, 4-6, 7-6 (2), 6-3 marathon that went nearly 4 ½ hours _ the longest match so far at this year's tournament    ...
21:00, 05/29/2019

EU summit: Marathon leadership talks delayed again EU leaders are deeply divided over who should succeed European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker. More than 18 hours of talks in Brussels has failed to reach a break through....
12:39, 07/01/2019

| Barty looks to end 46-year Aussie drought in Paris Ashleigh Barty aims to end Australia's 46-year wait for a Roland Garros women's singles champion when she faces Czech teenage breakout star Marketa Vondrousova....
09:52, 06/08/2019

Tennis: Barty withdraws from Strasbourg International Ashleigh Barty's French Open preparations suffered a blow on Tuesday when a right arm injury forced the Australian's withdrawal from the Strasbourg International....
18:13, 05/21/2019

Barty upset at Rogers Cup, could lose No. 1 ranking Ashleigh Barty lost 6-7 (5), 6-3, 6-4 to American Sofia Kenin in second-round play at the Rogers Cup on Tuesday, putting the Australian's No. 1 ranking in peril....
13:52, 08/07/2019

New top dog Barty plays down Goolagong Cawley comparisons Ashleigh Barty is honored to become Australia's first women's world number one since Evonne Goolagong Cawley but feels she has a lot more to do to be worthy of comparison with the indigenous great....
07:00, 06/24/2019

Tennis greats applaud Barty’s rise to No. 1 SYDNEY (AP) — Australia’s greatest female tennis players, Margaret Court and Evonne Goolagong Cawley, have joined in celebrating the rise of compatriot Ashleigh Barty to the No. 1 world ranking which they both held. Barty became the first Austr...
11:13, 06/24/2019

Barty's parents to miss the Paris party While millions of their compatriots will stay up late into the night to watch Ash Barty try and win the French Open on Saturday, her parents will be stranded just a couple of hundred miles away from Roland Garros....
11:00, 06/08/2019

Ashleigh Barty moves to within one win of world No 1 ranking Australian beats Barbora Strýcová to reach finalGermany’s Julia Goerges stands in her way Ashleigh Barty has moved to within one victory of becoming only the fifth Australian world No 1 after beating Czech Barbora Strýcová 6-4, 6-4 to reach the final...
01:39, 06/23/2019

Riske rewarded in Barty battle at Wimbledon In knocking world number one Ash Barty out of Wimbledon, Alison Riske showed that when your dad is a former secret service agent and FBI investigator, you learn how to turn the screw on even the most intimidating opponents....
17:00, 07/08/2019

New world number one Barty out of Eastbourne with arm injury "New world number one Ashleigh Barty has suffered a Wimbledon injury scare and has withdrawn from this week\u0027s Eastbourne grasscourt tournament."...
15:13, 06/24/2019

| Ashleigh Barty: From quitting tennis to world No 1 Newly-crowned world No 1 Ashleigh Barty could never have imagined rising to the summit of the rankings when she took a break from professional tennis in 2014....
19:00, 06/23/2019

Fed Cup semifinal: Azarenka to play Ash Barty in singles Samantha Stosur will open against Aryna Sabalenka of Belarus when singles play begins in a Fed Cup semifinal Saturday on hard courts at Pat Rafter Arena        ...
18:39, 04/28/2019

Grinding Barty through to French Open final Sometimes, tennis is just about grinding through the bad moments and Ashleigh Barty did just that on Friday when she weathered tough conditions and a fierce opponent to reach the French Open final....
22:39, 06/07/2019

Barty dispatches Van Uytvanck on distant Court Two "Top seed Ash Barty hurried into the Wimbledon third round on Thursday, dispatching Alison van Uytvanck 6-1 6-3 in 54 minutes on the All England Club\u0027s distant showcourt Two."...
16:00, 07/04/2019

Tennis: Black and white's all right for stylish Barty Australian eighth seed Ashleigh Barty is not known for extravagant outfits, preferring to let her tennis do the talking on court, but she made an impression on both counts as she began her French Open campaign in style on Monday....
20:13, 05/27/2019

'No stress' Barty embraces number one tag at Wimbledon If being world number one brings the burden of pressure and expectation then somebody should tell Ash Barty, who began her first Grand Slam at the summit of the women's game at Wimbledon on Tuesday and loved every minute of it....
19:39, 07/02/2019

Paris bookends remarkable decade for Barty Ashleigh Barty hated her first trip to Paris but 10 years later, after one of the more remarkable tennis journeys, she woke up in the French capital on Sunday as queen of Roland Garros....
17:52, 06/09/2019

Australia hopes for Barty party in France Ashleigh Barty sent Australia into a frenzy with her maiden Grand Slam quarter-final at Melbourne Park in January so the sports-mad nation will be eager to see how she progresses at the French Open next week....
16:26, 05/24/2019

Barty beats Venus to remain on course for No. 1 ranking BIRMINGHAM, England (AP) — French Open champion Ashleigh Barty remains on course for the No. 1 ranking after beating seven-time Grand Slam champion Venus Williams 6-4, 6-3 at the Birmingham Classic on Friday. Barty hit five aces in the 85-minute quar...
20:26, 06/21/2019

Factbox: Ashleigh Barty v Marketa Vondrousova A look at the records of Australia's Ashleigh Barty and Czech Republic's Marketa Vondrousova before their title clash at the French Open on Saturday (prefix number denotes seeding):...
22:39, 06/07/2019

Barty closes in on No. 1 spot with victory over Venus "French Open champion Ashleigh Barty warmed up for Wimbledon with a comfortable 6-4 6-3 win over Venus Williams to reach the semi-finals of the Nature Valley Classic in Birmingham on Friday."...
21:00, 06/21/2019

Phillip Ervin, Cincinnati Reds make history with offense in wild win over Colorado Rockies In a 17-9 win over the Colorado Rockies, the Cincinnati Reds made history with five triples and Phillip Ervin tied a club-record with six hits.       ...
14:52, 07/14/2019

Cincinnati Reds outfielder Jesse Winker distracted by fan's nachos after making running catch Cincinnati Reds outfielder Jesse Winker made a nice catch during Thursday’s Reds-Braves game, and he nearly celebrated with an impromptu mid-game snack....
18:39, 04/28/2019

San Francisco Giants' Pablo Sandoval accomplishes historic feat in loss to Cincinnati Reds San Francisco Giants infielder Pablo Sandoval completed a feat that hasn’t been accomplished in more than 100 years by a Major League Baseball player...
19:26, 05/07/2019

Trump denounces Democrats in Cincinnati rally, calls ‘The Squad’ left wing extremists But while he did not mention Omar or her three colleagues by name in the opening moments of his Ohio gathering, the target of his attacks was unmistakable....
16:52, 08/02/2019

| Zverev survives 4-hour marathon, Del Potro battles on Alexander Zverev survived a bruising four-hour battle to reach the French Open second round on Tuesday while dangerman Juan Martin del Potro also progressed....
18:00, 05/28/2019

LA Marathon disqualifies 70-year-old runner for alleged cheating LOS ANGELES — The Los Angeles Marathon disqualified 70-year-old runner Frank Meza, saying video shows he left the course during his record-setting performance in March and that his time during one stretch was so fast it was “impossible,” ...
08:52, 07/02/2019

| Kipchoge to again target magical 2-hour marathon barrier Kenya's Eliud Kipchoge will again target the mythical two-hour marathon barrier in a special race to be held between late September and early October, likely in London....
13:13, 05/06/2019

Kipchoge to make new sub-two hour marathon attempt this year Kenyan world record holder Eliud Kipchoge is to make another attempt at breaking two hours for the marathon later this year, probably in Britain, in a project backed by Jim Ratcliffe, the billionaire owner of chemical firm INEOS....
05:39, 05/06/2019

Tennis: Marathon man Zverev ready to go the distance against Fognini Alexander Zverev has made a habit of taking his Roland Garros matches to the fifth set but he is confident that the extra miles he has clocked on court will not be a hindrance when he takes on Italian Fabio Fognini in Monday's fourth-round clash....
05:00, 06/03/2019

EU leaders choose France's Lagarde for ECB after marathon summit European Union leaders agreed on Tuesday to name France's Christine Lagarde as the new head of the European Central Bank and sealed a deal on filling the EU's other top four jobs after marathon talks that have exposed deep divisions in the bloc....
22:39, 07/02/2019

Kipchoge to attempt sub-two hour marathon in Vienna in October Kenyan world record holder Eliud Kipchoge's second attempt to break the two-hour barrier for the marathon will take place in Vienna on Oct. 12 this year, event organizers INEOS said on Thursday....
18:39, 06/27/2019

Games: Pacheco win's men's marathon, completes sweep for Peru Peru's Christian Pacheco completed a marathon sweep for the host country when he smashed the Pan Am Games record with a personal best time in winning the men's event on Saturday....
02:39, 07/28/2019

Bear crosses road, halts Colorado marathon A group of runners experienced a stunning sight last weekend as a bear temporarily halted the Leadville Trail Marathon in Colorado Springs. Two runners, Quentin Genke and Pete Peterson, said they reached the halfway point between mile 12 and 13 when ...
20:13, 06/24/2019

Prosecutors to respond in Boston Marathon bomber’s appeal BOSTON (AP) — Prosecutors are expected to file their response in Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev’s (joh-HAHR’ tsahr-NEYE’-ehv) death penalty appeal. The government’s response is due Thursday in the 1st U.S. Circuit Co...
08:13, 06/27/2019

Fury as half-marathon bans African runners Organizers of an Italian half-marathon have backed down after their decision to ban African athletes from participating sparked outrage and led to allegations of racism....
04:13, 04/29/2019

Farah declines marathon spot at World Championships European record holder Mo Farah has declined a chance to contest the marathon in the World Championships in Doha, increasing the possibility of a return to the track....
19:13, 05/01/2019

Wawrinka outslugs Tsitsipas in marathon 'battle of the backhands' Former champion Stan Wawrinka thumped 62 winners as he outlasted Stefanos Tsitsipas in a bruising five-hour "battle of the backhands" on Sunday to reach the French Open quarter-finals....
23:52, 06/02/2019

Kim leads Marathon Classic; Thompson 1 shot back Sei Young Kim shot a 5-under 66 in the Marathon Classic to take a one-stroke lead over Lexi Thompson into the final round       ...
00:13, 07/14/2019

The Science Behind Nike's New ZoomX Vaporfly Next% Marathon Shoe At Sunday's London Marathon, Eliud Kipchoge will wear the ZoomX Vaporfly Next%, the latest installment in Nike's performance-boosting Vaporfly line of shoes....
18:26, 04/28/2019

I transformed from a smoking, overweight mess to a marathon runner In her 20s, Brittany O’Neill was a self-proclaimed mess. Then living on the Upper West Side, she smoked a pack and a half of Marlboro Lights a day, had six figures of student loan debt and her job running a theater company had some unhealthy side eff...
22:13, 08/20/2019

Farah declines marathon place at World Championships "Mo Farah has declined a place in the IAAF World Championships marathon after his substandard showing in London at the weekend, with the 36-year-old expected to announce a return to the track."...
18:39, 05/01/2019

Farah not distracted by Gebrselassie dispute despite marathon disappointment Britain's Mo Farah said his dispute with Ethiopian distance-running great Haile Gebrselassie did not act as a distraction ahead of Sunday's London Marathon in which he finished a disappointing fifth....
18:13, 04/28/2019

Tennis: Zverev reaches fourth round after another five-set marathon It took Alexander Zverev all five sets again as he reached the fourth round of the French Open with a 6-4 6-2 4-6 1-6 6-2 victory over Serbian Dusan Lajovic on Saturday....
18:39, 06/01/2019

Rosie Ruiz, who cheated to win Boston Marathon, dies at 66 Rosie Ruiz, the female runner who infamously cut the course at the Boston Marathon and was stripped of her victory in the 1980 race, died of cancer last month. She was 66....
23:52, 08/09/2019

Kenyan marathon runner tests positive for strychnine MONACO (AP) — Kenyan marathon runner Felix Kirwa has been banned for nine months after testing positive for strychnine, a drug commonly known as rat poison. The Athletics Integrity Unit says Kirwa has been banned until Nov. 14 and disqualified from h...
11:26, 06/12/2019

Nurse in trousers awarded marathon record after outcry Guinness World Records admits its rule that nurses wear a dress were outdatedAn NHS nurse who was told her marathon world record attempt was void because she wore scrubs rather than a dress has had the decision overturned following a backlash.Guinnes...
19:52, 05/07/2019

Boston Marathon bombing victims' memorial goes up Four bronze spires that will make up part of a memorial to the victims of the Boston Marathon bombings have been put in place near the finish line. The spire will serve as light poles for the memorial and were installed Wednesday. (July 10)  &#...
23:00, 07/10/2019

Boston Marathon cheat Ruiz dies aged 66 Rosie Ruiz, the woman who famously crossed the line first at the 1980 Boston Marathon before being disqualified for cheating, has died of cancer at the age of 66....
10:13, 08/09/2019

Kosgei beats favorites to win first London Marathon title Kenya's Brigid Kosgei improved on last year's second place to win her first London Marathon title on Sunday, finishing ahead of reigning champion Vivian Cheruiyot, with fellow Kenyan and three-times winner Mary Keitany down in fifth....
18:13, 04/28/2019

| India set to count votes after marathon general elections India is set to count votes after the seven-phase elections drew to a close on May 19, with incumbent Prime Minister Narendra Modi tipped to win a second term in office....
10:26, 05/23/2019

SEC alters overtime rules to avoid another 7-OT game like A&M-LSU marathon Last season's LSU-Texas A&M game accounted for most combined points (146) in NCAA history and lasted nearly 5 hours in time elapsed.       ...
21:39, 07/16/2019

No magic formula to Barty's rise, says coach Tyzzer How do you take a player with no ranking and who had just spent a year hitting cricket rather than tennis balls and turn her into a Grand Slam champion and world number one in three years, Ashleigh Barty's coach Craig Tyzzer was asked on Monday....
00:13, 06/25/2019

Osaka stunned in Birmingham as Barty closes on No 1 spot "Naomi Osaka’s reign as world number one is under threat after she fell in straight sets to Yulia Putintseva at the Nature Valley Classic in Birmingham."...
19:00, 06/20/2019

| Osaka defeat opens door to No 1 for Barty in Birmingham World number one Naomi Osaka's defeat to Yulia Putintseva at the Birmingham Classic has handed Ashleigh Barty the chance to end the week on top of the rankings....
19:52, 06/20/2019

Kuznetsova stuns Barty to set up finals clash with Keys Ash Barty lost her chance to regain the number one world ranking after she was unexpectedly beaten in straight sets by Russian Svetlana Kuznetsova in the semi-finals of the Cincinnati Masters on Saturday....
01:00, 08/18/2019

Ashleigh Barty eyes Wimbledon glory from world No.1 After winning the French Open and rising to world No. 1, Ash Barty tells CNN Sport in an exclusive interview why she is ready to conquer the Wimbledon grass courts....
14:52, 06/25/2019

Barty upset in Cincy semifinal; Djokovic also knocked out Ashleigh Barty has lost in the semifinals of the Western & Southern Open, missing a chance to return to No. 1 ahead of the U.S. Open. On the men's side, defending champion Novak Djokovic also got upset        ...
15:52, 08/18/2019

Barty cheered on by Aussie fans on distant Court Two Top seed Ash Barty hurried into the Wimbledon third round on Thursday, dispatching Alison van Uytvanck 6-1 6-3 in 54 minutes on the All England Club's distant showcourt Two....
18:13, 07/04/2019

French Open champ Barty up to career-best No. 2 in rankings French Open champion Ash Barty's first Grand Slam title has lifted her to a career-best No. 2 in the WTA rankings       ...
15:00, 06/10/2019

Barty has what it takes to lift French Open trophy Ashleigh Barty has all the tools to become the first Australian woman in 46 years to win the French Open title when she faces fearless Czech teenager Marketa Vondrousova on Saturday....
22:39, 06/07/2019

Tennis: Barty looking forward to fresh start on grass Newly-crowned French Open champion Ashleigh Barty is looking forward to a fresh start as she gets ready to begin her build-up to Wimbledon on Birmingham's grasscourts next week....
22:26, 06/14/2019

Barty too hot for Kenin as Aussie's French Open run continues Ashleigh Barty's impressive run at the French Open continued on Monday when the Australian saw off American Sofia Kenin 6-3 3-6 6-0 to reach the quarter-finals....
18:00, 06/03/2019

Obstacles galore await Wimbledon favorite Barty The angle of Ash Barty's climb to the top of women's tennis has been so steep, the rise so fast, that the sight of her name perched on top of the Wimbledon draw as top seed and favorite still requires a second glance....
21:26, 06/28/2019

Analysis: New No. 1 Barty's rapid rise could be just a start Fendrich on Tennis: Ash Barty's rapid rise to the top of tennis could signal just the start of a lengthy run        ...
21:00, 06/24/2019

Barty beats Goerges in Birmingham final to take No. 1 spot BIRMINGHAM, England (AP) — Ashleigh Barty defeated Julia Goerges 6-3, 7-5 to win the Birmingham Classic title on Sunday, a victory that ensures the Australian will be No. 1 in the rankings on Monday. The 23-year-old Barty, who lost the final to Petra...
17:26, 06/23/2019

The Latest: Ash Barty beats Vondrousova to win French Open The Latest on the French Open: Ash Barty has won her first Grand Slam title by beating 19-year-old Marketa Vondrousova 6-1, 6-3 in the final       ...
18:39, 06/08/2019

Osaka's Birmingham exit gives Barty shot at number one French Open champion Ashleigh Barty could become the first Australian woman to top the tennis rankings in more than 40 years if she wins the Nature Valley Classic in Birmingham following Naomi Osaka's second round exit on Thursday....
06:26, 06/21/2019

Barty's Wimbledon party over but world No.1 looks ahead with hope Ash Barty's surprise fourth-round defeat to unheralded American Alison Riske at Wimbledon was a bitter pill to swallow after her giddy ride to the top of world tennis but the Australian said it would only fortify her for the rest of the year....
07:52, 07/09/2019

Tennis greats applaud Barty's rise to No. 1 Australia's greatest female tennis players, Margaret Court and Evonne Goolagong Cawley, have joined in celebrating the rise of compatriot Ashleigh Barty to the No. 1 world ranking which they both held        ...
12:00, 06/24/2019

The Latest: Barty takes 1st set of French Open final 6-1 PARIS (AP) — The Latest on the French Open (all times local): 5 p.m. Ash Barty has won the first set of the women’s final at the French Open against Marketa Vondrousova by a score of 6-1. This is the first Grand Slam final for both. ___ 4 p.m. ...
17:13, 06/08/2019

Crafty Barty solving the clay court puzzle Ashleigh Barty likens a tennis match to a slightly more energetic game of chess and on Thursday she showed all the right moves to scramble Madison Keys' brain in their French Open quarter-final on Thursday....
18:39, 06/06/2019

Barty party underway as Ashleigh triumphs in Paris Ashleigh Barty, the Australian who ditched tennis to play professional cricket for a year, smashed Marketa Vondrousova for six on Saturday to lift the French Open crown at Roland Garros....
20:00, 06/08/2019

Barty overpowers Strycova to set up Birmingham final with Goerges Ashleigh Barty moved to within one victory of the world number one ranking, beating Czech Barbora Strycova 6-4 6-4 on Saturday to reach the final of the Nature Valley Classic in Birmingham....
17:26, 06/22/2019

Barty to play Goerges for Birmingham title and No. 1 spot BIRMINGHAM, England (AP) — French Open champion Ashleigh Barty will play Julia Goerges for the Birmingham Classic title on Sunday, and clinch the world No. 1 spot if she wins. Barty extended her winning streak to 11 games and secured her third final ...
18:00, 06/22/2019

Barty's tactical mind her biggest weapon, says Stosur Ashleigh Barty concedes not even she could have imagined climbing to number one in the world rankings heading into Wimbledon but for fellow Australian Samantha Stosur it is no surprise....
00:39, 06/24/2019

Barty suffers shock second-round loss in Toronto World number one Ash Barty's U.S. Open tune-up got off to a rocky start as the Australian suffered a shock 6-7(5) 6-3 6-4 loss to American Sofia Kenin in the second round on Tuesday at the Rogers Cup....
01:26, 08/07/2019

Barty unfazed by shock early exit in Toronto World number one Ash Barty fell at the first hurdle in a U.S. Open tune-up at the Rogers Cup on Tuesday but the Australian was not about to let the shock defeat rattle her confidence ahead of the season's final Grand Slam....
02:13, 08/07/2019

Ashleigh Barty to become world No 1 after Birmingham win over Julia Görges • Australian will be top when WTA rankings are released• Barty beat Julia Görges 6-3, 7-5 in Birmingham ClassicAshleigh Barty will become the first Australian in 43 years to climb to the top of the WTA singles ranking after she won the Birmingham Cla...
16:00, 06/23/2019

Riske ousts No. 1 Barty, faces Serena in quarters Unseeded American Alison Riske came from a set down to upset top-ranked Ash Barty 3-6, 6-2, 6-3 at Wimbledon and reach her first Grand Slam quarterfinal where she will face Serena Williams....
15:39, 07/08/2019

Factbox: Ashleigh Barty's rise to number one in the world Factbox on Ashleigh Barty, who will become the first Australian woman in 43 years to be ranked world number one in singles after she beat Julia Goerges 6-3 7-5 in the final of the Nature Valley Classic in Birmingham on Sunday....
18:39, 06/23/2019

Brutal Barty hungry to extend dominant run at Wimbledon "Having dropped only two sets in her last 15 matches, Ash Barty\u0027s opponents are getting used to her exhibiting a streak of near fiendish brutality."...
20:26, 07/07/2019

Barty fails to regain top ranking after falling to Kuznetsova Ash Barty lost her chance to regain the number one world ranking after she was unexpectedly beaten in straight sets by Russian Svetlana Kuznetsova in the semi-finals of the Cincinnati Masters on Saturday....
20:26, 08/17/2019

Tennis: Barty regroups to win, but Osaka retires with injury Top seed Ash Barty rallied from a set down to make the Cincinnati Masters semi-finals but world number one Naomi Osaka withdrew from her quarter-final with an apparent knee injury on Friday....
12:00, 08/17/2019

Ash Barty’s unusual journey leads her to French Open win PARIS — Ash Barty decided to take a break from tennis in 2014 to play cricket. After almost two years away, the Australian returned to the tour, and that career choice paid off in a big way Saturday with her first Grand Slam title. The No. 8-se...
23:00, 06/08/2019

Barty's Wimbledon party over but world No.1 hopeful for US Open "Ash Barty\u0027s surprise fourth-round defeat to unheralded American Alison Riske at Wimbledon was a bitter pill to swallow after her giddy ride to the top of world tennis but the Australian said it would only fortify her for the rest of the year."...
11:26, 07/09/2019

Jim Harbaugh fires back at Cincinnati's Luke Fickell over James Hudson transfer situation Michigan football coach Jim Harbaugh responded to comments made by Cincinnati coach Luke Fickell regarding the transfer of lineman James Hudson.       ...
08:00, 08/14/2019

Cincinnati's Luke Fickell fires back at Jim Harbaugh over James Hudson transfer situation Cincinnati coach Luke Fickell responded to Michigan coach Jim Harbaugh, who had said, “Michigan did not block the waiver" for James Hudson.       ...
03:39, 08/16/2019

Oakland Athletics' Mike Fiers collects second career no-hitter, blanks Cincinnati Reds The Athletics' Mike Fiers earned the second no-hitter of his career, blanking the Reds in a game delayed due to a stadium lighting issue.        ...
09:00, 05/08/2019

Cincinnati Reds release Matt Kemp, demote Scott Schebler and call up Cody Reed Matt Kemp, an All-Star last year, is released by Cincinnati Reds; he was hitting .200 this season and missed the last 11 games with a broken rib.        ...
05:13, 05/05/2019

Marathon swimmer who vanished on Hudson confirmed dead by his family The marathon swimmer who disappeared during a 120-mile race on the Hudson River has been confirmed dead by his family, according to organizers. Dr. Charles Van Der Horst, 67, of Chapel Hill, North Carolina, had been competing in the “8 Bridges ...
13:13, 06/17/2019

Chinese marathon official directs race winner the wrong way A Chinese marathon official has been banned for a year after he redirected an elite runner away from the finish line, in a mistake that almost changed the outcome of the race....
10:00, 05/14/2019

Nurse who ran marathon in scrubs awarded world record after outcry A British nurse who was denied a Guinness World Record because she ran the London Marathon wearing modern-day scrubs instead of an old-fashioned dress has been granted the title after a backlash. Jessica Anderson finished the race in 3 hours, 8 minut...
22:13, 05/08/2019

70-Year-Old Disqualified Marathon Runner Found Dead In The L.A. River Frank Meza, the 70-year-old distance runner who had his age group–record time at the L.A. Marathon disqualified on Monday after officials deemed that he had cheated, was found dead in the Los Angeles River on Thursday morning, according to local TV s...
19:39, 07/05/2019

Tokyo paralympics marathon to start earlier due to heat fears The marathon race at the Tokyo 2020 Paralympics will start 30 minutes earlier than originally scheduled, as part of the organizers' efforts to tackle the heat threat to athletes and fans in the Japanese capital....
20:53, 08/13/2019

Games: Tejeda grabs gold for Peru with win in women's marathon Peruvian runner Gladys Tejeda secured the home country's first gold medal at the Pan Am Games with victory in the women's marathon in Lima on Saturday....
02:39, 07/28/2019

Parliamentary workload, marathon voting could kill someone someday, MPs warn Winnipeg MP Kevin Lamoureux says he thinks it's only a matter of time before someone dies after being forced to stay awake for 30 hours or more for a marathon voting session....
02:52, 07/15/2019

Record-Setting 70-Year-Old Marathon Champ Disqualified For Cheating This March, septuagenarian distance runner Frank Meza finished the Los Angeles Marathon in 2:53:10. That would be a record time for his age group, only it’s been stripped from him after L.A. Marathon officials disqualified the result and ruled that o...
00:39, 07/03/2019

The Marathon Continues: Puma x Nipsey Hussle Collaborations Are Coming Soon The death of rapper Nipsey Hussle continues to be mourned by communities around the world, but now there’s another way to support his vision and help out his family in the process. This week, PUMA Brand and Marketing Global Director Adam Petrick anno...
22:26, 05/26/2019

India’s marathon national election reaches the finish line Voting in India’s mammoth national election has ended with the seventh and final phase of a grueling poll that lasted more than five weeks, as Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s Hindu nationalist party seeks to govern for another five years...
21:52, 05/19/2019

Nurse in trousers told her London Marathon record is invalid Guinness World Records says Jessica Anderson needed to have had a skirt on to qualifyAn NHS nurse was told her marathon world record attempt would not count because she did not complete the London race wearing a skirt.Jessica Anderson, who works at t...
03:13, 05/05/2019

Olympic marathon silver medalist Kirwa positive for doping MONACO (AP) — Olympic women’s marathon silver medalist Eunice Kirwa has been provisionally suspended after testing positive for doping. Track and field’s Athletics Integrity Unit says Kirwa has been sent a “notice of allegation̶...
21:39, 05/21/2019

Rosie Ruiz, notorious Boston Marathon cheater, dead at 66 The infamous Rosie Ruiz, who was caught cheating in the 1980 Boston Marathon, has died at the age of 66. According to an obituary posted on the website of a West Palm Beach funeral home, Rosie M. Vivas, the name she went by later in life, died on Jul...
23:52, 08/08/2019

Olympic marathon silver medalist Kirwa suspended for doping Bahrain's Olympic women's marathon silver medalist Eunice Kirwa has been provisionally suspended after failing a doping test, the Athletics Integrity Unit (AIU) said in a statement....
14:00, 05/22/2019

Olympic marathon silver medallist Kirwa suspended for doping "Bahrain\u0027s Olympic women\u0027s marathon silver medallist Eunice Kirwa has been provisionally suspended after failing a doping test, the Athletics Integrity Unit (AIU) said in a statement."...
18:52, 05/22/2019

Missing marathon swimmer’s body recovered from Hudson River The body of the marathon swimmer who disappeared during a 120-mile race in the Hudson River last week was found Tuesday, police said. Dr. Charles Van Der Horst’s body — still wearing a swimming cap and swimming trunks — was discovered around 9:...
23:39, 06/18/2019

Kipchoge likens sub-two hour marathon attempt to moon landing Kenyan world record holder Eliud Kipchoge says running a marathon in under two hours would be comparable in the annals of human achievement to standing on the moon or scaling Everest for the first time....
23:39, 08/14/2019

Woman runs 18 miles of London Marathon on broken ankle After four months of training to run 26.2 miles, Siobhan O’Keeffe wasn’t going to let a broken ankle at mile 8 stop her from completing the London Marathon....
16:26, 05/01/2019

Swimmer, 67, dies during Hudson River marathon, race organizers say A retired medical school professor and AIDS researcher who was swimming a marathon down New York's Hudson River was confirmed dead after disappearing during the race, organizers said....
19:52, 06/16/2019

At the Back of the London Marathon, an Obstacle Course of Insults and Sewage Trucks A volunteer who led a small group of people aiming to complete the race in 7.5 hours said cleanup crews hindered their progress and made unkind comments....
19:00, 05/02/2019

Marathon swimmer goes missing in Hudson River during 120-mile race A marathon swimmer from North Carolina went missing in the Hudson River near the George Washington Bridge on Friday while competing in a 120-mile race. Charles Van Der Horst, 67, disappeared on the New Jersey side of the bridge about 3:10 p.m. in the...
13:00, 06/15/2019

Marathon Oil profit rises 66 pct on higher production, lower costs Marathon Oil Corp reported a 66.2 percent rise in first-quarter adjusted profit on Wednesday, getting a boost from higher output and lower production costs at its U.S. shale assets....
01:52, 05/02/2019

Guinness tells marathon-running nurse: no skirt, no record LONDON (AP) — A British nurse who ran the London Marathon in her uniform says she has been denied a Guinness World Records listing because she wasn’t wearing a skirt. Jessica Anderson ran last week’s marathon in a time of 3.08:22, half a ...
18:26, 05/05/2019

Final round of voting underway in India's marathon elections Indians are voting in the seventh and final phase of national elections, wrapping up a 6-week-long long, grueling campaign season with Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Hindu nationalist party seeking reelection for another five years....
08:39, 05/19/2019

Federal prosecutors to fight Boston Marathon bomber's appeal Prosecutors on Thursday will urge a federal appeals court to uphold Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev's conviction and death penalty sentence for helping carry out the 2013 attack, which killed three people and wounded more than 260 others....
14:39, 06/27/2019

Park named after Boston Marathon bombing victim opens BOSTON (AP) — Hundreds have gathered in Boston to celebrate the opening of a park named in honor of the youngest victim of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombing. Gov. Charlie Baker joined Mayor Mary Walsh and members of Martin Richard’s family Satur...
00:52, 06/16/2019

Final round of voting underway in India’s marathon elections KOLKATA, India (AP) — Indians are voting in the seventh and final phase of national elections, wrapping up a 6-week-long long, grueling campaign season with Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s Hindu nationalist party seeking reelection for another f...
05:13, 05/19/2019

House Democrats start Mueller report marathon reading The reading of all 448 pages of the special counsel’s report is expected to last between 12 to 14 hours, concluding in the early hours of Friday morning.,...
02:26, 05/17/2019

Democrats hold marathon reading of Mueller report at Capitol WASHINGTON (AP) — Live, from a tiny parlor in the Capitol, Democratic lawmakers read aloud Thursday from nearly 400 pages of special counsel Robert Mueller’s report in a marathon expected to stretch into the next day. More than two dozen lawmak...
02:13, 05/17/2019

Target challenges Amazon Prime Day with its own 48-hour deal marathon Target is targeting Amazon's Prime Day with a 48-hour deal marathon of its own. Just like Prime Day, Target's "Deal Days" event will be held from July 15 to July 16 and feature a flurry of discounts and deals on thousands of products.But unlike Prime...
12:00, 06/26/2019

Dems perform marathon public reading of Mueller report House Democrats teamed up Thursday to perform a marathon public reading of Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s nearly 500-page report, in a spectacle that underscored the growing tensions with the Justice Department over access to the complete cache of ...
21:13, 05/16/2019

Ash Barty was back: tennis balls showed up at front door Ash Barty's father Rob had a pretty good idea when his daughter had made the decision to return to tennis after nearly two years playing professional cricket: Four boxes of tennis balls showed up at the front door.      ...
08:00, 06/12/2019

Ashleigh Barty: 'The stars aligned for me to win the French Open' – video Ashleigh Barty says 'the stars aligned' for her to claim her maiden grand slam title after becoming the first Australian woman to win the French Open in 46 years.Eighth seed Barty, 23, who five years ago quit tennis for 18-months to play cricket in B...
23:13, 06/08/2019

On Tennis: At the Miami Open, It’s Ashleigh Barty’s Turn for a Title The Australian beat Karolina Pliskova for her most significant victory, showing the promise of many more. She also became the 14th different WTA champion this year in 14 events....
18:26, 04/28/2019

Ashleigh Barty's winning streak reaches 11 matches in Madrid Simona Halep awaits in quarter-finalBarty will rise to at least world No 8 next weekAustralian No 1 Ashleigh Barty has extended her hot streak to 11 straight wins to reach her fourth quarter-final of the year after beating Yulia Putintseva in the Mad...
02:00, 05/09/2019

Barty outplays Keys to reach French Open semis Australian eighth seed Ashleigh Barty reached her first Grand Slam semi-final as she outplayed error-prone American Madison Keys 6-3 7-5 at the French Open on Thursday....
18:39, 06/06/2019

Network defends Barty snub after 'sexist' broadcast claims Australian broadcaster Seven Network has defended its decision to televise Nick Kyrgios's first round match rather than world number one Ash Barty's opener after being hit with claims of "sexism" over its Wimbledon coverage....
14:00, 07/03/2019

Tennis champion Barty backs Matildas for French success Ash Barty was not the only Australian sportswoman competing in elite competition in France this weekend and the newly-crowned Grand Slam tennis champion has sent a message of support to the Matildas ahead of their women's World Cup opener....
12:00, 06/09/2019

Svetlana Kuznetsova denies Ashleigh Barty number one ranking Kuznetsova upset Barty in Cincinnati semi-finalRussian will face Madison Keys in finalNaomi Osaka remains world number oneSvetlana Kuznetsova upset top seed Ashleigh Barty 6-2 6-4 to reach the Western and Southern Open final in Cincinnati. Defeat den...
12:13, 08/18/2019

On her terms and timeline, Ashleigh Barty climbs to top at French Open Hailed as a phenom when she first hit the tennis stage at age 15, Ashleigh Barty soon landed on the same predictable path toward teenage tennis burnout. Instead, her instincts helped her make a detour, one that paid off with her first Grand Slam titl...
04:39, 06/09/2019

Nadal is men's top seed for Rogers Cup; Barty tops women Rafael Nadal is the top seed for the upcoming men's Rogers Cup in Montreal, while Ash Barty is the top seed for the women's event in Toronto        ...
18:52, 07/29/2019

Goolagong, Court lead the way as Australia lauds battling Barty Evonne Goolagong Cawley led the way as Australia hailed their new Grand Slam tennis champion Ash Barty on Sunday after the proudly indigenous 23-year-old ended the country's 46-year wait for a French Open women's singles champion....
12:00, 06/09/2019

Ashleigh Barty handed second-round court snub at Wimbledon World No 1 to meet Alison Van Uytvanck on Court TwoShrugs off Seven’s decision not to show her openerAshleigh Barty has been dealt another Wimbledon snub with the world No 1’s second-round match on Thursday being shunted to Court Two. Instead of taki...
06:13, 07/04/2019

Small but mighty: Ash Barty's height no barrier to winning Wimbledon None of the last 13 Wimbledon winners were under 1.7mBarty believes her power belies her 1.66m heightAshleigh Barty insists her diminutive size shouldn’t be a barrier to winning Wimbledon and believes she boasts the power game needed to claim the gre...
15:39, 06/10/2019

Ashleigh Barty sorry she had to reject Andy Murray’s Wimbledon offer • ‘It was the hardest decision I have ever had to make’• Australian speaking after beating Venus WilliamsAshleigh Barty has described turning down Andy Murray’s request for her to be his partner in the mixed doubles at Wimbledon as the hardest decisi...
22:26, 06/21/2019

Top-seeded Barty withdraws from French Open warm-up event Top-seeded Ashleigh Barty has withdrawn from the Internationaux de Strasbourg clay-court tournament because of a right arm injury        ...
15:39, 05/21/2019

Barty ends Anisimova's run to reach French Open final Australian Ashleigh Barty weathered the fierce challenge of Amanda Anisimova to end the 17-year-old's barnstorming run at the French Open and reach the final with a rollercoaster 6-7(4) 6-3 6-3 victory on Friday....
22:39, 06/07/2019

French Open women’s final: Barty is rolling over Vondrousova after first set Ashleigh Barty is aiming to become the first Australian woman to win the French Open since 1973; Marketa Vondrousova would be the first teenage winner since 1997....
17:26, 06/08/2019

Australian Barty reaches WTA summit to complete remarkable rise Ashleigh Barty will become the first Australian in 43 years to climb to the top of the WTA singles ranking after she won the Birmingham Classic grasscourt title on Sunday....
00:39, 06/24/2019

| Barty cruises, fireworks anticipated for Kyrgios & Nadal clash Ashleigh Barty's bid to become the first woman since Serena Williams to win the French Open and Wimbledon is on track after proceeded to the third round at SW19....
16:13, 07/04/2019

Barty's winning streak snapped as Riske advances at Wimbledon "Ashleigh Barty is out of Wimbledon after suffering a shock defeat to Alison Riske, snapping the 15-match winning streak that took her to World No 1."...
15:00, 07/08/2019

Ash Barty's return to tennis brings her to French Open final Ashleigh Barty was once a teen prodigy. After burning out, quitting and coming back, she's now the women's favorite at Roland Garros. She has one hurdle left, against Marketa Vondrousova, in Saturday's final....
14:13, 06/08/2019

French Open 2019 women’s final: Barty vs. Vondrousova Ashleigh Barty is aiming to become the first Australian woman to win the French Open since 1973; Vondrousova would be the first teenage winner since 1997....
13:26, 06/08/2019

Warrior on court, diplomat off it, classy Barty eases into week two Ash Barty has raised Australian hopes of a first Wimbledon singles title since 2002 by storming into the fourth round of the championships but the world number one has also managed to calmly dodge a rash of potential controversies in week one....
08:52, 07/07/2019

Anisimova tops '18 French Open champ Halep; gets Barty in SF In the latest surprise at a French Open filled with them, defending champion Simona Halep was knocked out in the quarterfinals with a 6-2, 6-4 loss to 17-year-old American Amanda Anisimova on Thursday....
23:26, 06/06/2019

Tennis: Australian Barty guarantees rise to world number one Ashleigh Barty will become the first Australian in 43 years to climb to the top of the WTA singles ranking after she won the Birmingham Classic grasscourt title on Sunday....
18:39, 06/23/2019

Ashleigh Barty storms to French Open glory with win over Vondrousova • Australian dominates in straight-sets cruise, 6-1, 6-3• Impressive display secures first grand slam titleAshleigh Barty crowned her comeback to tennis with a first grand slam singles title by beating Czech teenager Marketa Vondrousova at the French...
18:26, 06/08/2019

Ashleigh Barty beats Marketa Vondrousova to win French Open Ashleigh Barty won her first grand slam title and became the first Australian to claim the French Open in 46 years when she beat Czech teen Marketa Vondrousova in straight sets....
18:52, 06/08/2019

Barty to face Goerges for Birmingham title and World No.1 spot "Ashleigh Barty is just one win away from her first biggest grass title ever and the World No.1 ranking after setting up a Birmingham Classic final with Julia Goerges."...
17:52, 06/22/2019

Tennis: Ashleigh Barty thrashes Daria Gavrilova in Madrid Barty beats her fellow Australian 22-year-old backs up breakout triumph at Miami OpenAshleigh Barty’s quest to secure an all-important top-eight French Open seeding has opened with an impressive straight sets win over Fed Cup teammate Daria Gavrilova...
16:00, 05/04/2019

San Francisco Giants’ Madison Bumgarner fires back at Cincinnati Reds’ Yasiel Puig after home run, bat flip San Francisco Giants pitcher Madison Bumgarner on Sunday continued his longtime feud with Yasiel Puig of the Cincinnati Reds after the outfielder punctuated a leadoff home run with a bat flip....
19:52, 05/13/2019

Farah ends return to track speculation by opting for Chicago Marathon Runner favouring race defence over world championshipsFarah will face Rupp who returns from achilles injuryMo Farah appears to have ended his lengthy flirtation with a return to the track at this year’s world championships after announcing that he wi...
14:52, 05/09/2019

India’s marathon election ends, vote count begins Thursday Voting in India’s mammoth election has ended with the count beginning Thursday to determine if Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Bharatiya Janata Party remain in power...
05:52, 05/20/2019

Confusion hangs over Mueller testimony, as Dems plan marathon hearings House Democrats are planning to turn former Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s highly anticipated congressional testimony next week into a marathon string of hearings, setting the stage for what could be hours of back-to-back questioning by dozens of l...
20:26, 07/10/2019

US Runner Collapses Near Marathon Finish Line, Dies Days After Graduating A 22-year-old participant in the Cleveland Marathon died Sunday after collapsing near the finish line. The cause of death for the runner, Taylor Ceepo, was not immediately known....
12:52, 05/20/2019

UPDATE 1-Marathon Oil profit beats on higher production, lower costs Marathon Oil Corp beat analysts' estimates for first-quarter profit on Wednesday, boosted by higher production and lower costs at its U.S. shale assets in the Bakken and Northern Delaware regions....
01:52, 05/02/2019

Alena Sharp, Youngin Chun share Marathon Classic lead at 64 Alena Sharp of Canada and Youngin Chun of South Korea shared the Marathon Classic lead at 7-under 64, a stroke ahead of Stacy Lewis and three others at Highland Meadows Golf Club        ...
04:39, 07/12/2019

Novak Djokovic eats grass to celebrate his marathon Wimbledon championship Djokovic outlasted Fedeer in an epic five-set match that made history and celebrated his fifth Wimbledon title like a GOAT.       ...
00:13, 07/15/2019

India’s Marathon Election Ends With Vote Counting Set to Begin Thursday (KOLKATA, India) — Voting in India’s mammoth national election ended Sunday with the seventh and final phase of a grueling poll that lasted more than five weeks, as exit polls predicted a victory for Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s H...
06:39, 05/20/2019

22-year-old Cleveland Marathon runner dies after collapsing near finish line A participant in Sunday’s 42nd annual Rite Aid Cleveland Marathon died after she collapsed near the finish line, authorities said. The runner was identified as 22-year-old Taylor Ceepo. The recent graduate from Walsh University was pronounced dead at...
20:26, 05/20/2019

Vienna to host Eliud Kipchoge’s bid to break two-hour marathon barrier • World record holder will make second attempt to achieve feat• ‘It’s not unlike trying to put a man on the moon’Eliud Kipchoge will attempt to break the two-hour barrier for the marathon in Vienna in October. The Austrian capital has been chosen to ...
16:52, 06/27/2019

Death of marathon runner, 70, disqualified for cheating, ruled suicide: coroner The marathon runner who was found dead in a river last week after being disqualified from the Los Angeles Marathon for alleged cheating died by suicide, the coroner's office said....
20:00, 07/09/2019

London Marathon runners taunted about weight, speed, pacer claims Runners competing in the London Marathon allegedly endured taunts about weight and speed while completing their 26.2 miles last Sunday, an official race pacer claims....
22:52, 05/02/2019

Rosie Ruiz, runner stripped of Boston, NYC marathon titles, dies at 66 Rosie Ruiz, a woman whose 1980 New York City and Boston marathon titles were stripped from her after she was found to be cheating, died last month in Florida, her obituary indicates. She was 66....
05:00, 08/09/2019

London Marathon 2019: Eliud Kipchoge and Brigid Kosgei Dominate Kipchoge, of Kenya, won the men’s race on Sunday for a record fourth time, with Mo Farah of Britain in fifth. Kosgei, also of Kenya, topped the women’s field....
18:26, 04/28/2019

Belfast Marathon organizers issue apology after course revealed to be 0.3 miles too long If thousands of runners who participated in the Belfast Marathon on Sunday felt as if the course just wasn't ending they ended up being right after organizers admitted the route was actually longer than it should have been....
22:39, 05/06/2019

Look: World records broken at Virgin Money London Marathon 2019 Guinness World Records announced 38 runners in the London Marathon made their way into the record books for accomplishments including fastest marathon dressed as an awareness ribbon....
17:13, 04/29/2019

Nurse denied world record for not running London Marathon in a skirt A British woman who ran the London Marathon to break a world record for the fastest marathon time for a woman wearing a nurse's uniform was told her attempt did not count, because she wore her scrubs....
18:26, 05/05/2019

2019 London Marathon live stream: how to watch coverage from anywhere in the world Get stretching and prepare the shiny silver foil blanket - the 2019 London Marathon is here. 26.2 gruelling miles around the UK's capital city, with elite athletes and fun runners all pushing themselves to the limits. And thankfully getting a 20...
19:52, 04/28/2019

Marathon of futility: Mets blow lead in 18th to fall to Brewers MILWAUKEE — The Force definitely wasn’t with them. As Star Wars night was unfolding Saturday at Miller Park, the Mets went to the plate and had their lightsabers reduced to rubble in another display of uninspiring baseball. And yet, after five-plus g...
08:13, 05/05/2019

Kipchoge strides to fourth London Marathon title, as Farah struggles Imperious Kenyan Eliud Kipchoge led from start to finish to clinch his fourth London Marathon crown on Sunday, with Britain's Mo Farah unable to challenge the leaders down in fifth....
18:13, 04/28/2019

Nurse’s London Marathon Record Is Rejected Because She Didn’t Wear a Dress Wearing her scrubs, Jessica Anderson crossed the finish line in 3 hours 8 minutes 22 seconds. Guinness World Records said it didn’t qualify as a nurse’s uniform....
18:39, 05/05/2019

Enes Kanter’s body barely survived Blazers-Nuggets marathon Four overtimes took a different kind of toll on Enes Kanter. The former Knick played a career-high 56 minutes with a separated left shoulder in his Trail Blazers’ eventual 140-137 triumph over the Denver Nuggets in Game 3 of their Western Conference ...
20:13, 05/04/2019

Nurse marathon runner denied world record for wearing scrubs A nurse who ran the fastest marathon in uniform has been denied a spot in the record books — because she was wearing modern-day scrubs instead of an old-fashioned nurses dress. Jessica Anderson finished last week’s London Marathon in 3.08...
00:13, 05/06/2019

Nurse denied marathon world record -- because she wasn't wearing a skirt A woman who wanted to break the Guinness World Record for running a marathon dressed as a nurse has been told her successful attempt does not count -- because she was wearing scrubs and pants, rather than a skirt....
15:00, 05/05/2019

Ashleigh Barty pulls out of Eastbourne with long-standing shoulder problem • French Open champion saves herself for Wimbledon• Jo Konta prepares to face Maria Sakkari of GreeceNo sooner had Ashleigh Barty become the first Australian woman to reach the top of the Open-era rankings since Evonne Goolagong Cawley 43 years ago t...
20:00, 06/24/2019

Ashleigh Barty books French Open final place with win over Anisimova Australian sets up final against Markéta VondroušováRollercoaster of a match ends with three-set winAustralian Ashleigh Barty weathered the fierce challenge of Amanda Anisimova to end the 17-year-old’s barnstorming run at the French Open and reach th...
14:26, 06/07/2019

Back from cricket, Australia's Barty now French Open champ Ash Barty certainly did not think her best chance of winning a Grand Slam title would be at the French Open        ...
19:00, 06/09/2019

Marketa Vondrousova to face Ashleigh Barty in French Open final Czech teenager Marketa Vondrousova will face Ashleigh Barty in Saturday's French Open final with a maiden grand slam title on the line for either player....
17:13, 06/07/2019

Barty reaches French Open final after nerve-ridden thriller "Ash Barty reached her first Grand Slam final after ending American 17-year-old Amanda Anisimova’s run in a nerve-ridden semi-final at Roland Garros."...
14:26, 06/07/2019

Barty secures world number one ranking with Birmingham victory over Goerges "French Open champion Ashleigh Barty rose to the top of the women’s rankings on Sunday with a straight sets 6-3 7-5 victory over Julia Goerges in the final of the Nature Valley Classic in Birmingham."...
16:13, 06/23/2019

The Latest: Barty beats Anisimova, reaches French Open final The latest at the French Open: Australian player Ash Barty beats American teenager Amanda Anisimova 6-7 (4), 6-3, 6-3 to reach final        ...
13:39, 06/07/2019

| Nadal sparks sexism spat over Barty's Centre Court snub Spanish great Rafael Nadal has fired a parting shot at Ashleigh Barty, reminding the tennis world where Australia's world No 1 stands in the grand slam pecking order....
11:52, 07/09/2019

The Latest: Barty beats Keys to reach French Open semifinals The Latest at the French Open: Ashleigh Barty reached the French Open semifinals for the first time by beating Madison Keys 6-3, 7-5        ...
14:13, 06/06/2019

Ashleigh Barty on brink of world top five after moving into French Open third round Australia’s No 1 beats Danielle Collins 7-5, 6-1Barty remains on course to meet Serena WilliamsAshleigh Barty is poised for entry into the world’s top five after booking a career-best third-round showing at the French Open. Even a loss to Danielle Co...
01:52, 05/31/2019

American teen Amanda Anisimova's French Open run ended by Ash Barty Ash Barty came back from a set and a break down to end 17-year-old Amanda Anisimova's French Open run with a topsy-turvy 6-7 (4), 6-3, 6-3 victory Friday that put her in her first Grand Slam final....
16:39, 06/07/2019

Ashleigh Barty handed tough route in French Open draw World No 8 slated to meet Serena Williams in last 16Nick Kyrgios plays British No 1 Cam Norrie first up Ashleigh Barty has received no French Open favours despite entering as the tournament’s eighth seed after being lumped in a stacked top quarter of...
02:13, 05/24/2019

2019 French Open: Barty and Vondrousova Make the Women’s Final Marketa Vondrousova lost the first 10 points against Johanna Konta before claiming a win. Ashleigh Barty recovered from an early collapse to beat Amanda Anisimova....
17:00, 06/07/2019

Wimbledon day six: Federer, Nadal, Barty and Serena Williams sail through - video Day six at Wimbledon saw some big names in action with Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal, Andy Murray and Serena Williams all on court. Federer and Nadal progressed into the next round with routine wins over Lucas Pouille and Jo-Wilfried Tsonga respectivel...
13:00, 07/07/2019

Injury cloud hangs over Ashleigh Barty with French Open around corner World No 8 pulls out of warmup event with injury‘I hope to be 100% next week,’ Australian says Australian preparations for the French Open have hit a speed bump with Ashleigh Barty injured, John Millman eliminated from a warm-up tournament and only t...
06:00, 05/22/2019

Murray flooded with Wimbledon mixed doubles offers after Barty rejection French Open champion Ashleigh Barty may have rejected Andy Murray's request to play mixed doubles at Wimbledon but the Scot has been flooded with offers from players past and present who are willing to join forces with him....
18:00, 06/21/2019

Wimbledon day two: Nadal and Kyrgios set up meeting as Barty and Konta also advance – video Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal survived early scares when they stepped on to the Wimbledon grass for the first time on Tuesday, but it is the Spaniard who must prepare for another rumble on Thursday when he faces his new nemesis, Nick Kyrgios, who wo...
12:13, 07/03/2019

Barty beats doubles partner Azarenka to level Fed Cup semi-final "World number nine Ashleigh Barty kept alive Australia\u0027s hopes of advancing to their first Fed Cup final in 26 years when she beat former world number one Victoria Azarenka in the second singles of the tie against Belarus in Brisbane on Saturday...
17:52, 05/01/2019

Tennis star Ash Barty sneaking Disney lyrics into press conferences Ashleigh Barty's Wimbledon singles adventure may have ended at the hands of America's Alison Riske Monday, but she's clearly been having some fun off the court....
15:52, 07/08/2019

Alison Riske: Who is unheralded American who upset No. 1 Ashleigh Barty at Wimbledon? Alison Riske, a 29-year-old who grew up in the Pittsburgh area, knocked off No. 1 seed Ashleigh Barty in stunning fashion — 3-6, 6-2, 6-3 at Wimbledon.       ...
17:39, 07/08/2019

French Open champion Barty makes smooth transition to grass French Open champion Ashleigh Barty made a smooth transition from Parisian clay to British lawns as the Australian opened her grasscourt campaign with an impressive 6-3 6-4 victory over Croatia's Donna Vekic on Wednesday....
15:39, 06/19/2019

Pittsburgh Marathon's last two finishers vowed to cross line together, photo of moment goes viral A touching moment between two strangers who were on the last mile of the Pittsburgh Marathon on Sunday went viral after the person who snapped the picture shared their story....
20:13, 05/08/2019

The London Marathon’s method for reducing plastic bottles: Edible seaweed pouches At the London Marathon, participants received a new kind of refreshment: tiny pouches filled with a sports drink and made from seaweed. The squishy pods gave race organizers a chance to cut down on the flood of plastic waste that accompanies major sp...
22:26, 04/29/2019

Mo Farah calls time on track return and targets 2020 Olympic marathon • Briton concedes he may never run a track race again• Farah beat Andy Butchart in Vitality London 10kmMo Farah has conceded he will almost certainly never run a track race again and said his sights are now firmly on running the Olympic marathon in T...
20:13, 05/27/2019

Marathon Petroleum profit beats on higher crude shipments, retail strength U.S. refiner Marathon Petroleum Corp on Thursday beat estimates for quarterly profit, as it transported more crude through its pipelines and benefited from higher sales from its gas stations business....
13:39, 08/01/2019

Ineos to back Eliud Kipchoge’s attempt to break two-hour marathon barrier • Petrochemical company behind October attempt in London• It will be history for the human family, says Kenyan runnerExactly 65 years ago on Monday in Oxford Roger Bannister collapsed into a swarm of bowler-hatted men before hearing words that revive...
03:52, 05/06/2019

Trieste half-marathon organizers spark outrage after banning African runners Organizers of an Italian half-marathon have backed down after their decision to ban African athletes from participating sparked outrage and led to allegations of racism....
19:00, 04/28/2019

Teacher, who rowed across the Atlantic in record time, makes history in Ohio marathon Last summer, teacher Bryce Carlson rowed solo across the Atlantic Ocean. Sunday, he made history at the Flying Pig Marathon, completing first 5-Way.        ...
22:26, 05/05/2019

UPDATE 2-Marathon Petroleum to merge midstream units, posts surprise loss U.S. oil refiner Marathon Petroleum Corp said on Wednesday it would merge its midstream units in a $9 billion deal, and posted a surprise first-quarter loss due to higher prices of Canadian crude....
14:39, 05/08/2019

The Marathon Medal: Nipsey Hussle to Be Honored With Humanitarian Award at 2019 BET Awards Along with his business acumen and music, Nipsey Hussle (born Ermias Asghedom) was known for his humanitarian spirit. Locals lovingly called him “Neighborhood Nip.” It’s one of the main reasons why the marathon shall, indeed, continue....
19:26, 06/17/2019

Prince Harry attends London Marathon as Meghan Markle’s due date nears Prince Harry attended the London Marathon on Sunday, carrying on his royal duties as the world waits for the arrival of his first child with Meghan Markle....
19:26, 04/28/2019

Novak Djokovic Outlasts Roger Federer In Five-Set Marathon To Repeat As Wimbledon Champion Novak Djokovic defeated Roger Federer 7-6, 1-6, 7-6, 4-6, 13-12 to repeat as Wimbledon champion, and win the tournament for the fifth time in his career. The match was simply a bout of epic proportions between two world class athletes who each spent ...
01:00, 07/15/2019

Mo Farah to defend Chicago Marathon title, all-but ending rumours of track return Mo Farah has confirmed that he will defend his Chicago Marathon title on October 13, all-but ending speculation linking him with a return to the track....
17:26, 05/09/2019

Los Angeles Marathon runner, 70, who set record time disqualified after officials determined he cheated A 70-year-old Los Angeles Marathon runner who set a record run for his age group during the event in March was disqualified Sunday after officials determined he violated several rules....
21:13, 07/03/2019

Michael Cohen implicated at least 4 people in Trump's orbit during marathon House testimony REUTERS/Carlos Barria The House Intelligence Committee on Monday released the transcripts of Michael Cohen's closed-door testimony to the committee in February and March. Cohen painted a damaging portrait of just how far people in President Donald T...
00:00, 05/22/2019

Marathon Runner Denied "Fastest Nurse" World Record Over Wrong Outfit Jessica Anderson was "quite shocked" to learn her application had been rejected because her outfit "didn't meet their criteria.": Anderson told The Washington Post....
05:26, 05/06/2019

'Today wasn't my day': Ashleigh Barty shrugs off shock Wimbledon defeat – video Australian tennis star and world No 1 Ashleigh Barty addresses the media after her fourth-round loss 3-6, 6-2, 6-3 to unseeded American Alison Riske at Wimbledon. Barty says she has 'absolutely no regrets' after falling a set short of becoming the fi...
03:00, 07/09/2019

Channel Seven defends bumping Ash Barty's Wimbledon match for Nick Kyrgios 'epic' Seven says ratings for Kyrgios match were ‘comparable to a Wimbledon final’Channel Seven’s “difficult decision” to stick with the Nick Kyrgios and Jordan Thompson Wimbledon match rather than switch to Ash Barty has paid off for the network, which had...
12:13, 07/03/2019

French Open semi-finals: Konta v Vondrousova, Barty v Anisimova – live! Federer v Nadal, Djokovic v Thiem coming upFederer the underdog against old rival NadalYou can email Katy here or tweet her here 9.51am BST Some pre-match reading: Related: Johanna Konta and Ashleigh Barty look to steal teenagers’ thunder Related: R...
11:00, 06/07/2019

Wimbledon 2019: Williams and Nadal in action, Riske beats Barty – live! Alison Riske beats Ashleigh Barty 3-6, 6-2, 6-3The reasons behind Coco Gauff’s stunning riseAnd you can email Jacob or tweet @JacobSteinberg 1.20pm BST Joao Sousa sends a backhand wide and drops his serve for the second time. Rafael Nadal leads 3-0. ...
14:39, 07/08/2019

Barty's parents to miss French Open final despite late Paris dash "While millions of their compatriots will stay up late into the night to watch Ash Barty try and win the French Open on Saturday, Ashleigh Barty\u0027s parents will be stranded just a couple of hundred miles away from Roland Garros."...
12:00, 06/08/2019

French Open final: Ashleigh Barty v Markéta Vondroušová delayed – live! Women’s singles final set for delay due to men’s semi-finalThe Recap: sign up and get our weekly email of editors’ picksFeel free to email Will or tweet @Will_Unwin 3.07pm BST Will I learn to spell Vondroušová off the top of my head? No. It’s a copy ...
16:13, 06/08/2019

Ashleigh Barty offers stark contrast with Johanna Konta and eyes No 1 spot • French Open champion looks forward to grass season• Barty highlights progress for Australia’s indigenous youthJohanna Konta’s “acceptance” fatalism got her to the semi-finals of the French Open, her third journey that far in a slam. Ashleigh Barty’...
18:52, 06/09/2019

French Open 2019: Nishikori v Paire resumes, Barty and Keys through – live! Keep up with all the action from Roland GarrosKonta reaches last eight | Federer and Nadal on courseEmail jacob.steinberg@theguardian.com | Tweet @JacobSteinberg 11.56am BST Over on Suzanne-Lenglen, Kei Nishikori is already a break down in the fourth...
13:00, 06/03/2019

Boston Marathon bomber had fair trial despite news deluge, U.S. prosecutors argue in appeal Prosecutors on Thursday urged a federal appeals court to reject Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev's claim that trying his case in a city reeling from an attack that killed three people and wounded more than 260 others deprived him of a fair tr...
00:13, 06/28/2019

Thai soccer team marks one year since going missing in cave with marathon, bike event When the 12 young boys and their soccer coach walked into a cave complex in northern Thailand a year ago Sunday, they didn’t know their lives were going to forever change....
20:26, 06/23/2019

Eliud Kipchoge targets immortality as lack of marathon rivals forces him into fight against the clock It was announced on Sunday night that the superhuman Eliud Kipchoge's next attempt to go where no man has before will take place this autumn, with a second dedicated assault on the world's first sub-two hour marathon....
11:00, 05/07/2019

Rain delays force Ashleigh Barty's first grand slam semi-final on to outside court Men’s semis will be played on centre court in ParisOrganisers’ decision declared ‘unfair and inappropriate’ Ashleigh Barty’s first appearance in a grand slam semi-final will not be on the grand stage normally reserved for a last-four match at Roland ...
09:00, 06/07/2019

Simona Halep halts Ashleigh Barty's winning run to reach Madrid semi-final Romanian wins 7-5, 7-5 to set up Belinda Bencic tieBencic beats Naomi Osaka in three sets in Madrid OpenSimona Halep is playing well enough to win a third title here, reaching her fourth semi-final in nine visits with a naggingly precise serve that d...
18:52, 05/09/2019

Ashleigh Barty reaches French Open quarter-finals after beating Sofia Kenin Australian prevails 6-3, 3-6, 6-0 against 20-year-oldBarty will face Madison Keys, who beat Katerina SiniakovaAshleigh Barty’s impressive run at the French Open continued on Monday when the Australian saw off American Sofia Kenin 6-3, 3-6, 6-0 to rea...
18:26, 06/03/2019

Ashleigh Barty: a humble and hugely popular grand slam champion | Simon Cambers The Australian was close to individual perfection in the French Open final but as ever was keen to stress the importance of her teamEverything you need to know about Ash Barty was summed up in the immediate aftermath of her first grand slam success. ...
05:13, 06/09/2019

'The stars aligned': Ashleigh Barty's stormy journey to French Open glory – video Ashleigh Barty has crowned her incredible comeback to tennis with a stunning French Open final triumph.Five years after quitting the sport in despair, Barty joined Australian legends Margaret Court, Evonne Goolagong Cawley and Lesley Bowrey on the Ro...
07:00, 06/09/2019

Wimbledon 2019: Barty, Kyrgios, Nadal, Federer, Williams and Murray in action – live! Keep up with all the latest action from SW19Herbert focused on doubles action with Andy MurrayFeel free to email Katy or to tweet: @KatyMurrells 11.10am BST Harriet Dart, the first of five Brits in second-round singles action, has finished her warm-u...
12:26, 07/04/2019

UPDATE 2-Paint makers reach $305 mln settlement in California, ending marathon lead poisoning lawsuit After a 19-year legal struggle, three former makers of lead paint have agreed to a $305 million settlement with California county and city governments to mitigate poisoning dangers still present in old housing....
23:26, 07/17/2019

Nurse awarded world record for London Marathon after bid was first denied because she didn't wear dress Jessica Anderson ran the London Marathon in her scrubs last month, setting a world record that was first denied because she was wearing scrubs not a dress.        ...
21:26, 05/08/2019

Paint makers reach $305 million settlement in California, ending marathon lead poisoning lawsuit After a 19-year legal struggle, three former makers of lead paint have agreed to a $305 million settlement with California county and city governments to mitigate poisoning dangers still present in old housing....
21:26, 07/17/2019

Mo Farah declines Great Britain marathon place for 2019 World Championships as first athletes confirmed Mo Farah has turned down the chance to represent Great Britain in the marathon at this year's Athletics World Championships in Doha, paving the way for a track return....
18:26, 05/01/2019

Ashleigh Barty rides momentum heading into maiden grand slam final | Simon Cambers Australia’s No 1 plans to go out and simply enjoy French Open decider against Markéta Vondroušová There have been a couple of near-misses in the 46 years since the last Australian champion at Roland Garros, with Wendy Turnbull, in 1979, and Sam Stosu...
02:26, 06/08/2019

French Open quarter-finals: Anisimova shocks Halep, Barty beats Keys and more – live! Djokovic v Zverev and Thiem v Khachanov to follow at Roland GarrosReport: Anisimova beats Halep to reach semi-finalsEmail Katy here or tweet @KatyMurrells 12.45pm BST “It’s been such an amazing tournament but I’m calling it now: two teenagers in the ...
14:00, 06/06/2019

1 Indian, 3 Indian-Origin Persons Killed In US' Cincinnati: Sushma Swaraj An Indian national and three persons of Indian-origin have been killed in Cincinnati in the US and the matter is being investigated by police there, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj said......
00:13, 05/01/2019

Half marathon training with the Polar Vantage V: Detailed plans, reports, and coaching lead to solid results Several months ago I started training for my half marathon with a Polar Vantage V and Polar training plan. The plan guided me to a successful race, although conditions outside of Polar's control prevented me from achieving a PR....
16:13, 06/30/2019

House Democrats plan marathon public reading of 448-page Mueller report; 'It's not a ploy,' lawmaker insists More than 20 House Democrats are planning a grueling 12-hour-long public reading of Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s report on the Russia investigation in its entirety, except for the redacted parts, on Thursday....
12:39, 05/15/2019

Chip Gaines runs half marathon, crosses finish line with daughter Ella and son Crew in adorable photo Chip Gaines ran a half marathon over the weekend and was even helped across the finish line by his 11-year-old daughter Ella and his 10-month-old son Crew....
03:00, 04/30/2019

The Marathon Continues: T.I., Charlamagne tha God Visit Capitol Hill to Discuss Nipsey Hussle-Backed Plan to Put Money Into Black Communities Shortly before he was gunned down in front of the clothing store he owned in South Los Angeles in March, rapper, activist and entrepreneur Nipsey Hussle had plans to meet with lawmakers to discuss an idea he had to help funnel investment dollars in h...
12:13, 05/25/2019

Marathon all-night House Armed Services Committee markup session of defense policy bill resolves few partisan issues STILL AT IT AT 5 A.M.: The House Armed Services Committee markup of the National Defense Authorization Acts began Wednesday morning and was still going strong at 5 a.m. this morning, with the most contentious issues resisting any bipartisan compromis...
17:13, 06/13/2019

Ten Sovereigns wins in France, Japan wins in France Ten Sovereigns hits the win column impressively in the Darly July Cup at Newmarket in England while Japan travels from Ireland to win the Grand Prix de Paris....
17:00, 07/15/2019

Ashleigh Barty vs Markéta Vondroušová live stream: watch 2019 French Open Women's final at Roland-Garros So who's going to be marching on to the Philippe Chatrier Court at Roland-Garros for today's 2019 French Open women's final then? Serena Williams? No. Simona Halep? No. Kerber, Muguruza or Wozniacki? No no no. Step forward Ashleigh Bar...
16:00, 06/08/2019

Nurse who ran London Marathon in scrubs given world record, after Guinness World Records backtracks A British nurse who was originally denied a world record for running the fastest marathon in a nurse's uniform because she wore scrubs instead of a skirt will get her title after officials backpedaled their decision on Tuesday....
17:39, 05/09/2019

London Marathon chiefs probe 'horrific' treatment of slowest runners - Marathon pace runner claims slower participants were called 'fat' and told to 'hurry up' by cleaners - Pace setter claims she was hit by chemicals and had to weave through sewage lorries on Tower Bridge - Liz Ayres said runners around her were left...
11:00, 05/02/2019

Barty stops US teen's French run; faces Czech teen in final Ash Barty came back from a set and a break down to end 17-year-old Amanda Anisimova's French Open run with a topsy-turvy 6-7 (4), 6-3, 6-3 victory that put her in her first Grand Slam final        ...
14:26, 06/07/2019

Rachael Bland's husband: 'I was a blubbering wreck' for last 800m of London Marathon BBC presenter Rachael Bland's husband Steve revealed he was a "blubbering wreck" as he battled through the last 800m of the London Marathon which he was running in her memory....
15:13, 05/01/2019

Goolagong Cawley says Barty's French Open win 'joy to watch' Evonne Goolagong Cawley says fellow indigenous athlete Ash Barty's first Grand Slam singles title at the French Open was "a joy to watch."        ...
06:13, 06/09/2019

Meet the Cast of Relatively Nat & Liv Instagram personalities Natalie Halcro and Olivia Pierson are larger than life on social media. But in the midst of all their glamorous adventures, the cousins, BFFs, business partners and former......
16:26, 05/20/2019

Meet the man behind Hunter Wellies You'd have thought turning Hunter wellies into a cultural phenomenon would have been enough, but Alasdhair Willis did so while bringing up four children with Stella McCartney. Laura Craik meets a model of modern manhood...
08:13, 06/06/2019

Meet the father of the Polestar 1 When Polestar CEO Thomas Ingenlath picked Joakim Rydholm to be the lead development engineer for the company’s first model as a stand-alone brand, Rydholm thought about it "for maybe a second and then said, Yes!"...
22:00, 06/18/2019

Meet the Guy Who Bought a Monorail For $1,000 In 2015, Gabe Emerson called up the Minnesota Zoo and asked to buy their monorail. It had been decommissioned two years prior and the zoo, apparently, didn’t know what to do with it. They had listed it for auction on what Emerson describes as “some o...
20:26, 06/25/2019

Adopt This Pet: Meet Bluelily! There is a new pet looking for her forever home, meet Bluelily! Courtesy: Humane Society of Southern Arizona Bluelily is an adorable one year old girl who is very playful. She does know a couple tricks! Bluelily knows how to sit and tilts her head wh...
00:26, 06/19/2019

Trump, Xi to Meet on Trade at G-20 President Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping agreed to meet in Japan next week, lifting financial markets and spurring hopes for a trade truce that could stave off a fresh round of tariffs....
00:39, 06/19/2019

Adopt This Pet: Meet Moxie! There is a new pet looking to be adopted, meet Moxie! She is a friendly six year old girl who loves to have her belly rubbed and play with tennis balls. Moxie walks well on a leash and gets along with all the other dogs at the Humane Society of South...
11:13, 05/17/2019

Meet the T. rex cousin who you could literally look down on WASHINGTON (AP) — Scientists have identified an early cousin of the Tyrannosaurus Rex, a pipsqueak that only reached the 3-foot height of a toddler. The new dinosaur, found in New Mexico, is called Suskityrannus hazelae (SUE-ski-tie-ran-us HAY-zel-a)...
17:52, 05/06/2019

Adopt This Pet: Meet Aya and Noah! There are a couple new pets looking for their forever home, meet Aya and Noah! What’s better than adopting one rabbit? Adopting two of them! Aya and Noah are brother and sister and are both two years old. As California rabbits, they weigh in a...
05:13, 06/14/2019

Adopt This Pet: Meet Diesel! There is a new pet looking to be adopted, meet Diesel! He is a 5-year-old boy looking for his forever home. He enjoys the company of children, but would do best in a home without small pets. Diesel is house and crate trained and enjoys playing with ...
02:39, 05/25/2019

Meet The New Beauty Tribes The advent of digital media has changed beauty forever: it's made stars out of everyday people, put the spotlight on those behind the scenes and turned enthusiastic punters into bona fide influencers....
12:13, 05/02/2019

What's Your 'Don't Meet Your Heroes' Car Story? Your heroes will probably never live up to your expectations. Jake Paul won’t be as selfless as he appears, Paul Giamatti won’t be as beautiful in person and Tom Hanks might forget to thank the waiter. The things we love—cars included—are flawed....
04:13, 07/29/2019

Adopt This Pet: Meet Belinda There is a new pet looking to be adopted, Meet Belinda! Courtesy of the Humane Society of Southern Arizona: Belinda the 10-month-old cat She is a beautiful ten-month-old girl at the Humane Society of Southern Arizona who will do best in a quiet home....
00:13, 06/05/2019

What happens when theater minds meet Part conference, part festival, Berlin's annual Theatertreffen brings together the best and brightest in the theater scene to discuss industry challenges and features 10 of the best German-language stage productions....
14:00, 05/08/2019

Adopt This Pet: Meet Patches There is a new cat looking to be adopted – Meet Patches! Patches the cat at the Humane Society of Southern Arizona She is a friendly 10-month-old girl who is looking for her forever family. Patches spends a lot of time on the “catio”...
23:26, 05/14/2019

Developers: Meet your new AI intern Remember when software was eating the world? The trendy observation these days is that artificial intelligence (AI) is eating software. Even Google CEO Sundar Pichai has talked about software that “automatically writes itself.” And certainly if you c...
17:26, 06/06/2019

Meet Rosalía - the flamenco pop star Her take on the Gypsy art form has powered the Catalan maverick’s rise, and as for cries of cultural appropriation: ‘Music is beyond races,’ she saysRosalía always knew she would be famous. “I’m a spiritual person so I had a vision of this moment in ...
23:13, 06/28/2019

Meet DW's champions of free speech DW Freedom works to promote greater freedom of speech and the media around the world by raising awareness of the detention and intimidation of journalists, activists and bloggers. Meet some of them....
17:00, 05/21/2019

Trump to be interviewed on NBC’s ‘Meet the Press’ President Trump will appear Sunday on “Meet the Press,” his first NBC interview since he sat down with anchor Lester Holt in 2017. It will be Trump’s first time on the Sunday morning news show since he became president, CNN reported...
22:13, 06/20/2019

Trump says he could meet North Korea’s Kim at DMZ OSAKA, Japan (AP) — President Donald Trump is inviting North Korea’s Kim Jong Un to shake hands during a possible visit to the demilitarized zone with South Korea. Trump is scheduled to visit South Korea later Saturday after meetings at the Gro...
02:39, 06/29/2019

Spider-Man and Venom ‘likely’ to meet up in the MCU at some point After an unsuccessful attempt to reboot the Spider-Man series with Andrew Garfield, Sony struck a deal with Marvel to bring Peter Parker to the Marvel Cinematic Universe. This resulted in the webslinger making a cameo appearance in Captain America: C...
03:26, 06/22/2019

DMZ, where Trump may meet Kim, is a vestige of Cold War The Demilitarized Zone, where President Donald Trump wants to meet North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, is the world’s most heavily fortified strip of land and serves as an uneasy and occasionally bloody borderline between the two Koreas...
09:26, 06/29/2019

Meet the Yankees’ ultimate Old-Timers’ Day fan He’s the Joe DiMaggio of Old-Timers’ Day. When the Yankees hosted the 73rd edition of Old-Timers’ Day on Sunday, Don Mongitore was in attendance, seated in section 224, for his 63rd straight. The players and format of the game have changed over the y...
18:26, 06/24/2019

EU leaders set to meet just after EU election: officials National leaders of the European Union are likely to meet for a summit in Brussels on May 28, two days after a European Parliament election, to discuss who should run the EU executive for the next five years, officials said on Friday....
12:00, 05/03/2019

Meet the Yankees’ biggest rival now BALTIMORE — As of Monday morning, the Yankees’ magic number to clinch the American League East against their top challenger, the Rays, stood at 43. Less clear and quite possibly more important? Their magic number to eliminate the Grim Reaper. Will th...
05:52, 08/06/2019

Markets climb as Trump says he’ll meet with Xi at G-20 The Dow Jones Industrial Average surged 300 points after President Trump said he'd be meeting with Chinese leader Xi Jinping next week at the G-20 summit in Osaka, Japan....
19:26, 06/18/2019

Russian, U.S. top diplomats to meet on May 6 in Finland: RIA Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov may meet U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on May 6 in Finland, RIA news agency reported on Thursday citing a Russian official....
19:39, 05/02/2019

The Latest: Moon says Trump and Kim to meet in DMZ SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump and North Korea (all times local): 1:15 p.m. South Korean President Moon Jae-in says President Donald Trump and North Korea’s Kim Jong Un will meet at the Korean Demilitarized Zone ...
06:39, 06/30/2019

Meet the 16-year-old CEO who's helping nonprofits Irawadee Thawornbut is the 16-year-old founder of Sandee for Good, an online marketplace for donors to order and pay for goods to be delivered to nonprofits....
19:39, 07/30/2019

Meet CBS's First Love Island US Contestants Do you have room in your life for another reality show full of attractive singles looking for love? CBS sure hopes so, because they're introducing the US version of the hit UK series Love......
17:26, 07/01/2019

It's the US vs. the UK: Meet The Challenge: War of the Worlds 2 Cast The worlds are at war once again for MTV's The Challenge. The network revealed the cast of The Challenge: War of the Worlds 2, coming Wednesday, Aug. 28 with 90-minute episodes. This......
21:52, 08/09/2019

Meet the Art World's Rising Stars Young creators are blending traditional techniques with digital savvy, making works that are in demand at auctions and museums—here are five to watch....
22:52, 06/16/2019

Meet the Cast of Flip It Like Disick Curious to know how house-flipping works on a luxury scale? Meet Scott Disick's real estate task force! Audiences will get an up-close-and-personal look at the KUWTK star's latest......
17:13, 07/29/2019

Much to disagree on as Trump, Macron meet on D-Day CAEN, France (AP) — France wants the D-Day commemoration to showcase its long friendship with the United States. But relations are strained as President Donald Trump and French President Emmanuel Macron prepare to meet on the sidelines of the 75th an...
09:52, 06/06/2019

Meet the NYPD’s badass bee cops The NYPD’s bee whisperers are making quite the buzz. One member of the two-man-led bee unit shocked the public when he sucked up a swarm with a hose in the Financial District — while wearing just a white t-shirt and slacks. “It was ...
02:26, 05/31/2019

Meet the food waste warriors The UK throws away 10.2 million tonnes of food a year — one of the highest waste rates in Europe. But, from cocktails using coffee grinds to foraging for your supper, these eco experts are on a mission to stop the rot...
09:26, 07/11/2019