Tennis

FILE - In this July 3, 1993 file photo, Jana Novotna breaks down and weeps, as she accepts the loser's plate from the Duchess of Kent, after the Ladies' Singles Final on the Centre Court at Wimbledon, London. The WTA says 1998 Wimbledon champion Novotna has died at the age of 49. The women's tennis body says Novotna died Sunday, Nov. 19, 2017, after a long battle with cancer. (AP Photo/Dave Caulkin, File)
November 21, 2017 - 2:41 am
PRAGUE (AP) — Jana Novotna, who won the hearts of the tennis world when she sobbed on the shoulder of a member of the British royal family after a heartbreaking loss in the Wimbledon final, has died at the age of 49. The WTA announced Novotna's death on Monday, saying she died Sunday in her native...
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November 20, 2017 - 3:50 pm
HORSE RACING Through Nov. 19 National Thoroughbred Racing Association Jockeys Sts 1st 2nd 3rd Earnings Jose Ortiz 1324 253 246 198 $26,328,881 Javier Castellano 1142 206 202 163 $23,274,767 Irad Ortiz, Jr. 1330 274 254 207 $20,389,777 Mike Smith 243 59 36 39 $19,405,803 John Velazquez 839 180 113...
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November 20, 2017 - 8:50 am
NFL-SCHEDULE Saints keep streak with late comeback UNDATED (AP) — The New Orleans Saints picked up their eighth consecutive victory on Sunday, but they needed a miraculous finish to do it. The Saints scored 15 points in the last three minutes of regulation before Wil Lutz drilled a 28-yard field...
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FILE - In this July 3, 1993 file photo, Jana Novotna breaks down and weeps, as she accepts the loser's plate from the Duchess of Kent, after the Ladies' Singles Final on the Centre Court at Wimbledon, London. The WTA says 1998 Wimbledon champion Novotna has died at the age of 49. The women's tennis body says Novotna died Sunday, Nov. 19, 2017, after a long battle with cancer. (AP Photo/Dave Caulkin, File)
November 20, 2017 - 6:14 am
PRAGUE (AP) — Jana Novotna, who won the hearts of the tennis world by sobbing on the shoulder of a member of the British royal family after a tough loss in the Wimbledon final, has died at the age of 49. The WTA announced Novotna's death on Monday. The women's tennis body said she died on Sunday...
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This undated photo released by Spencer Segura Sr., shows tennis player Pancho Segura with his two-handed forehand. Segura, who rose from poverty to win three U.S. Pro Tennis Championships in a row and was one of the world's greatest players in the 1950s, has died. He was 96. Segura died Saturday, Nov. 18, 2017, from complications of Parkinson's disease at his home in the Omni La Costa Resort & Spa in Carlsbad, Calif., his son, Spencer Segura of Connecticut, said Sunday.(Spencer Segura Sr. via AP)
November 20, 2017 - 12:06 am
CARLSBAD, Calif. (AP) — Pancho Segura, who rose from poverty to win six U.S. Pro singles and doubles championships and was one of the world's top amateur tennis players in the 1940s and professionals in the 1950s, has died. He was 96. Segura died Saturday from complications of Parkinson's disease...
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El búlgaro Grigor Dimitrov levanta el trofeo de la Copa Masters, tras ganar la final en Londres el domingo 19 de noviembre de 2017 (AP Foto/Tim Ireland)
November 19, 2017 - 4:32 pm
LONDON (AP) — Grigor Dimitrov claimed the biggest title of his career at the season-ending ATP Finals on Sunday, prevailing on his fifth match point to beat David Goffin of Belgium 7-5, 4-6, 6-3. The sixth-seeded Bulgarian won in 2 hours, 30 minutes, 15 seconds for the longest best-of-three sets...
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November 19, 2017 - 3:00 am
Compiled By PAUL MONTELLA Nov. 19 1961 — George Blanda of the Houston Oilers passes for 505 yards and seven touchdowns in a 49-13 rout of the New York Titans. 1961 — Cleveland's Jim Brown rushes for 237 yards and four touchdowns to lead the Browns to a 45-24 victory over the Philadelphia Eagles...
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Roger Federer of Switzerland dejected after losing a point during his ATP World Tour Finals semifinal tennis match against David Goffin of Belgium at the O2 Arena in London, Saturday Nov. 18, 2017. (AP Photo/Tim Ireland)
November 18, 2017 - 5:37 pm
LONDON (AP) — A set up against a man he'd never lost to, Roger Federer looked to be cruising toward a shot at a seventh ATP Finals title. David Goffin had other ideas. The Belgian rallied in the semifinals on Saturday to claim the biggest win of his career and stun the favorite 2-6, 6-3, 6-4. "It...
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November 18, 2017 - 2:19 pm
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