• Errani loses to Giorgi in 1st round at Madrid Masters

    MADRID (AP) — Sara Errani lost in the first round for the third time this season, losing 7-5, 7-5 to Camila Giorgi at the Madrid Masters on Saturday.

  • Sanya Richards-Ross takes “victory lap” at Penn Relays

    PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Sanya Richards-Ross called her final race at the Penn Relays her “victory lap.” Anchoring the U.S. women’s 1600 relay, the three-time Olympian and three-time gold medalist had a huge lead going into her leg, making her trot around Franklin Field in front of nearly 45,000 spectators giving her a standing ovation all the more special.

  • Abbey Weitzeil wins 100 free at California swim meet

    MISSION VIEJO, Calif. (AP) — Abbey Weitzeil won the 100-meter freestyle at the Fran Crippen Memorial Swim Meet of Champions on Friday night.

  • Jenny Simpson reacts to fans after winning the women's special 1,500 meters at the Drake Relays athletics meet, Friday, April 29, 2016, in Des Moines, Iowa. (AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall)

    Olympic champion Kirani James breaks Drake record in 400

    DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Kirani James let the rest of the world know that he’s still the man to beat in the 400 meters.

  • Iowa State’s Bill Fennelly, sued by ex-star, defends self

    AMES, Iowa (AP) — Bill Fennelly is defending himself and his coaching style, two weeks after the long-time Iowa State women’s basketball coach was sued by a former star player for race discrimination and retaliation.

  • Top-seeded Timea Bacsinszky reaches Grand Prix SAR final

    RABAT, Morocco (AP) — Top-seeded Timea Bacsinszky of Switzerland beat fifth-seeded Timea Babos of Hungary 6-4, 7-5 on Friday to reach the Grand Prix SAR final, where she will face qualifier Marina Erakovic of New Zealand.

  • In this Oct. 24, 2015 file photo, then-Mississippi offensive lineman Laremy Tunsil (78) loosens up prior to his team's NCAA college football game against Texas A&M in Oxford, Miss. Mississippi says it will investigate former offensive lineman Laremy Tunsil's comments that he accepted money from a member of the football staff while playing at the school. The university said in a statement Friday, April 29, 2016, it is "aware of the reports from the NFL Draft regarding Laremy Tunsil and potential NCAA violations during his time at Ole Miss" and "will aggressively investigate and fully cooperate with the NCAA and the SEC."
(AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis, File)

    Ole Miss to investigate Tunsil’s comments on receiving cash

    Laremy Tunsil said enough about Mississippi at the NFL draft for the university to launch an investigation into his time at the school. Now, the former Rebel offensive lineman only wants to talk about his new team, the Miami Dolphins.

  • Belarus tennis player escapes punishment over meldonium

    LONDON (AP) — A player from Belarus has escaped punishment after testing positive for meldonium, the same substance found in Maria Sharapova’s sample at the Australian Open, the International Tennis Federation says.

  • In this July 11, 2015, file photo, Serena Williams, of the United States, holds up the trophy after winning the women's singles final against Garbine Muguruza, of Spain, at the All England Lawn Tennis Championships in Wimbledon, Prize money at Wimbledon is increasing 5 percent this year, with the men's and women's singles champions to receive 2 million pounds ($2.9 million). Organizers announced Tuesday, April 26, 2016 that total prize money for the grass-court Grand Slam is going up to 28.1 million pounds ($40 million).  The prize for the singles champions has been raised by 6.4 percent, or 120,000 pounds ($175,000). (AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth, File)

    Serena Williams to miss Madrid Open because of illness

    MADRID (AP) — Serena Williams will miss the Madrid Open because of illness.

  • Azahara Munoz hits a shot from the 8th fairway as a goose walks past during the first round of the Volunteers of America Texas Shootout golf tournament in Irving, Texas, Thursday, April 28, 2016. (Smiley N. Pool/The Dallas Morning News via AP) MANDATORY CREDIT; MAGS OUT; TV OUT; INTERNET USE BY AP MEMBERS ONLY; NO SALES

    Mi Jung Hur tops South Korean-dominated leaderboard

    IRVING, Texas (AP) — Mi Jung Hur topped the South Korean-dominated leaderboard Thursday in the Volunteers of America Texas Shootout, opening with a 5-under 66 in breezy conditions.