• Seeds Riske and Goerges win, Zhang upset at Nuremberg Cup

    NUREMBERG, Germany (AP) — Oceane Dodin of France upset the third-seeded Zhang Shuai 6-7 (11), 6-3, 6-4 in the first round of the Nuremberg Cup on Monday.

  • Romanian border police say Turkey canceled Kanter’s passport

    BUCHAREST, Romania (AP) — Romanian border police said Turkish authorities canceled the passport of Oklahoma City Thunder center Enes Kanter, who was briefly detained at a Romanian airport.

  • Russia beats Finland 5-3 to finish 3rd at ice hockey worlds

    COLOGNE, Germany (AP) — Sweden won the ice hockey world championship with a 2-1 victory on penalties over two-time defending champion Canada on Sunday.

  • Stuttgart wins German 2nd division to return to Bundesliga

    COLOGNE, Germany (AP) — Stuttgart defeated Wuerzburger Kickers 4-1 at home to return to the Bundesliga as German second division champion on Sunday, joined by Hannover as runner-up on the last day of the season.

  • Steward fails to recognize Lasogga, celebrations cut short

    HAMBURG, Germany (AP) — Hamburg forward Pierre-Michel Lasogga wanted to celebrate with teammates when they scored a vital goal to clinch survival on the final day of the German league season on Saturday.

  • Canada stuns Russia for ice hockey worlds final vs. Sweden

    COLOGNE, Germany (AP) — Two-time defending champion Canada and Sweden will contest the final of the ice hockey world championship after winning their semifinals in contrasting style on Saturday.

  • Hamburg clinches Bundesliga survival, Dortmund finishes 3rd

    COLOGNE, Germany (AP) — Luca Waldschmidt scored one day after his 21st birthday for Hamburger SV to clinch Bundesliga survival with a late 2-1 win over Wolfsburg on the final day of the season on Saturday.

  • New York enclave with Nazi roots agrees to change policies

    YAPHANK, N.Y. (AP) — An enclave of former summer bungalows, where Nazi sympathizers once proudly marched near streets named for Adolf Hitler and other Third Reich figures, is being forced to end policies that limited ownership to people of German descent.

  • Referee Steinhaus promoted as 1st women in Bundesliga

    FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — Referee Bibiana Steinhaus has been promoted to the Bundesliga for next season and will be the first women working games in Germany’s top division.

  • US out of ice hockey worlds after 2-0 QF defeat to Finland

    COLOGNE, Germany (AP) — The United States’ ice hockey world championship campaign ended Thursday with a 2-0 quarterfinal defeat against Finland, after a record-equaling run of six straight victories for Jeff Blashill’s young roster.