• Djokovic beats Bautista Agut to reach Italian Open QFs

    ROME (AP) — Rafael Nadal’s preparations for the French Open continued apace as he swept past 13th-seeded Jack Sock 6-3, 6-4 Thursday to ease into the Italian Open quarterfinals and extend his winning streak to 17 matches.

  • Gaviria claims his 3rd Giro stage win, Dumoulin keeps lead

    REGGIO EMILIA, Italy (AP) — Colombian rider Fernando Gaviria won a bunch sprint at the end of the longest stage of the Giro d’Italia on Thursday to earn his third victory in his first Grand Tour.