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  • BMC Racing rider Rohan Dennis of Australia cycles during the 13.8 km (8.57 miles) individual time-trial first stage of the 102nd Tour de France cycling race in Utrecht, Netherlands
    Stage winner Dennis a menace to Tour's top guns 43 minutes ago

    By Martyn Herman UTRECHT, Netherlands, (Reuters) - Australian Rohan Dennis proved too hot to handle as the Tour de France began with a record-breaking 13.8-km individual … More »Stage winner Dennis a menace to Tour's top guns

    BMC Racing rider Rohan Dennis of Australia cycles during the 13.8 km (8.57 miles) individual time-trial first stage of the 102nd Tour de France cycling race in Utrecht, Netherlands

    By Martyn Herman UTRECHT, Netherlands, (Reuters) - Australian Rohan Dennis proved too hot to handle as the Tour de France began with a record-breaking 13.8-km individual time trial through the sweltering streets of Utrecht on Saturday. The 38th of the 198 competitors to roll down the start ramp, the BMC Racing Team rider …

  • Melissa Reid of Britain takes a shot on the 14th hole during the third round of the Dubai Ladies Masters
    Melissa Reid no longer a rebel with a cause 45 minutes ago

    By Tony Jimenez LONDON (Reuters) - Britain's Melissa Reid turned into a rebel with a cause after suffering a family bereavement in 2012 and only in the last few months … More »Melissa Reid no longer a rebel with a cause

    Melissa Reid of Britain takes a shot on the 14th hole during the third round of the Dubai Ladies Masters

    By Tony Jimenez LONDON (Reuters) - Britain's Melissa Reid turned into a rebel with a cause after suffering a family bereavement in 2012 and only in the last few months has she been able to put her grief to one side and focus fully on golf again. Reid lost her mother and chief motivator Joy in a road accident in Germany …

  • France relay team finally gets bronze medal from 2012 London Olympics after Tyson Gay's doping 48 minutes ago

    Three years late, France's men got their 4x100-meter relay bronze medal from the London Olympics on Saturday, bumped up from fourth after the U.S. team was disqualified … More »France relay team finally gets bronze medal from 2012 London Olympics after Tyson Gay's doping

    Three years late, France's men got their 4x100-meter relay bronze medal from the London Olympics on Saturday, bumped up from fourth after the U.S. team was disqualified because of Tyson Gay's doping. Robbed of an Olympic podium in 2012, the French men got second-best: A medal ceremony at the Diamond League meeting in Paris. …

  • Jelena Jankovic of Serbia hits a shot during her match against Petra Kvitova of the Czech Republic at the Wimbledon Tennis Championships in London
    Defending champion Kvitova stunned by Jankovic at Wimbledon 48 minutes ago

    By Ken Ferris LONDON (Reuters) - Holder Petra Kvitova suffered a shock defeat by Serbia's former world number one Jelena Jankovic who rolled back the years to produce … More »Defending champion Kvitova stunned by Jankovic at Wimbledon

    Jelena Jankovic of Serbia hits a shot during her match against Petra Kvitova of the Czech Republic at the Wimbledon Tennis Championships in London

    By Ken Ferris LONDON (Reuters) - Holder Petra Kvitova suffered a shock defeat by Serbia's former world number one Jelena Jankovic who rolled back the years to produce an inspired Centre Court display in the Wimbledon third round on Saturday. World number two Kvitova had breezed through her first two matches of the tournament …

  • Spain's Alberto Contador strains as he crosses the finish line of the first stage of the Tour de France cycling race, an individual time trial over 13.8 kilometers (8.57 miles), with start and Finish in Utrecht, Netherlands, Saturday, July 4, 2015. (AP Photo/Peter Dejong)
    Record-breaker Dennis wins 1st Tour de France stage; defending champ Nibali makes time gains 1 hour 6 minutes ago

    Rohan Dennis won the first stage of the Tour de France in record speed in the individual time trial on Saturday, while defending Tour champion Vincenzo Nibali gained … More »Record-breaker Dennis wins 1st Tour de France stage; defending champ Nibali makes time gains

    Spain's Alberto Contador strains as he crosses the finish line of the first stage of the Tour de France cycling race, an individual time trial over 13.8 kilometers (8.57 miles), with start and Finish in Utrecht, Netherlands, Saturday, July 4, 2015. (AP Photo/Peter Dejong)

    Rohan Dennis won the first stage of the Tour de France in record speed in the individual time trial on Saturday, while defending Tour champion Vincenzo Nibali gained some precious time on his main rivals. Dennis powered along the 14-kilometre (8.6-mile) flat and windy urban circuit through cycling-mad Utrecht in 14 minutes, …

  • Petra Kvitova of the Czech Republic returns a ball during the singles match against Jelena Jankovic of Serbia at the All England Lawn Tennis Championships in Wimbledon, London, Saturday July 4, 2015. (AP Photo/Tim Ireland)

    Petra Kvitova let her lead slip, and let her title go. Former top-ranked player Jelena Jankovic beat the defending Wimbledon champion 3-6, 7-5, 6-4 Saturday on Centre Court, coming back from a set and a break down to reach the fourth round at the All England Club for the first time since 2010. Jankovic, who finished 2008 …

  • Vasek Pospisil of Canada celebrates defeating James Ward of Britain during their singles match at the All England Lawn Tennis Championships in Wimbledon, London, Saturday July 4, 2015. Pospisil won the match 6-4, 3-6, 2-6, 6-3, 8-6. (AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth)

    LONDON - Canadian Vasek Pospisil advanced to the fourth round at Wimbledon with a five-set win over Britain's James Ward on Saturday.

  • FILE - In this Monday, April 27, 2015 file photo, Portland Trail Blazers forward LaMarcus Aldridge, left, works the ball in against Memphis Grizzlies forward Zach Randolph during the first half of Game 4 of a first-round NBA basketball playoff series in Portland, Ore. A person with knowledge of the negotiations says LaMarcus Aldridge and the Miami Heat have spoken about his future plans, and that a formal conversation is scheduled for Thursday night, July 2, 2015. (AP Photo/Don Ryan, File)

    LaMarcus Aldridge is heading back home to Texas and the San Antonio Spurs are heading back to the top of the list of favourites in the Western Conference. One of the most coveted free agents on the market picked the Spurs over several suitors, including the Lakers, Heat, Rockets, Knicks, Mavericks, Suns and Trail Blazers, …

  • By Julien Pretot UTRECHT, Netherlands (Reuters) - Often cited by defending champion Vincenzo Nibali as a rider to watch on the Tour de France, Thibaut Pinot made an early impact by beating all the pre-race favorites in the opening time trial on Saturday. The French climber, who has dramatically improved with his efforts …

  • Marin Cilic of Croatia celebrates hits a shot during his match against John Isner of the U.S.A. at the Wimbledon Tennis Championships in London

    By Pritha Sarkar LONDON (Reuters) - A match between two missile-serving giants had the potential to go on for hours but luckily for Marin Cilic he only needed 15 minutes and two games on Saturday to complete a 7-6(4) 6-7(6) 6-4 6-7(4) 12-10 win over John Isner. With the Wimbledon third-round match suspended at 10-10 in …

  • Astana rider Nibali of Italy cycles with team mate Dutch rider Boom during a training session in Utrecht

    By Julien Pretot UTRECHT, Netherlands (Reuters) - Dutchman Lars Boom started the Tour de France on Saturday despite showing low levels of cortisol in a test on the eve of the race. Boom had an outside chance of victory in Saturday's 13.8-km time trial but eventually finished 23rd, 44 seconds behind winner Rohan Dennis …

  • July 4 (Infostrada Sports) - Scores from the European Tour French Open at the par-71 course on Saturday in Paris -10 Jaco Van Zyl (South Africa) 68 71 64 -8 Maximilian Kieffer (Germany) 70 70 65 -7 Bernd Wiesberger (Austria) 68 72 66 -6 Victor Dubuisson (France) 68 70 69 Martin Kaymer (Germany) 69 69 69 James Morrison (Britain) …

  • Roger Federer of Switzerland hits a shot during his match against Samuel Groth of Australia at the Wimbledon Tennis Championships in London

    By Toby Davis LONDON (Reuters) - Roger Federer showed that you need more in your arsenal than a bullet serve if you want to seriously trouble the grasscourt masters these days as he snuffed out the threat of Sam Groth in four sets at Wimbledon on Saturday. Federer's Australian opponent holds the record for the fastest …

  • Viktor Troicki of Serbia hits a shot during his match against Dustin Brown of Germany at the Wimbledon Tennis Championships in London

    By Toby Davis LONDON (Reuters) - Dustin Brown's Wimbledon flame fizzled out in a four-set defeat by Viktor Troicki on Saturday, two days after the dreadlocked journeyman illuminated the All England Club by beating twice champion Rafa Nadal. The Serb wrapped up a 6-4 7-6(3) 4-6 6-3 win to add Brown's name to a group of …

  • By Michael Roddy LONDON (Reuters) - Wimbledon lost one of its biggest crowd pleasers on Saturday when dreadlocked German Dustin Brown, who toppled twice champion Rafa Nadal, lost to Serb Victor Troicki before a court filled with fans willing him to victory. Shouts of "Way to go Dustin, we're here for you" and "Come on …