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Tennis: Djokovic’s right arm gives him trouble during US Open win

| | Aug 30 2016 - 12:05am | Comments

NEW YORK — Novak Djokovic double-faulted, then shook his right arm and grimaced.

  1. | Posted: Aug 9 2016 - 12:06am

    RIO DE JANEIRO — The third day of Olympic competition featured a couple of notable firsts: Rafaela Silva captured host Brazil’s initial gold medal of the Rio Games and fencer Ibtihaj Muhammad became the only American ever to compete in the Olympics wearing a hijab.

  2. | Posted: Aug 9 2016 - 12:06am

    RIO DE JANEIRO — One destroyed racket — and one poor set — later, Serena Williams made it safely into the third round of the Rio Olympics as she bids for a second consecutive singles gold medal.

  3. | Posted: Aug 9 2016 - 12:05am

    RIO DE JANEIRO — Red, white and blase for one quarter, the U.S. Olympic team woke up and won with ease.

  4. | Posted: Aug 8 2016 - 12:05am

    DENVER — Ichiro Suzuki tripled off the wall for his 3,000th career hit in the major leagues Sunday, becoming the 30th player to reach the milestone.

  5. | Posted: Aug 8 2016 - 12:05am

    CANTON, Ohio — An emotional and invigorating Hall of Fame weekend came to a grinding halt Sunday night when the Packers-Colts game was canceled because of poor field conditions.

  6. | Posted: Aug 8 2016 - 12:05am

    RIO DE JANEIRO — Michael Phelps has to clear out more space in his medal case.

  7. | Posted: Aug 7 2016 - 12:05am

    RIO DE JANEIRO — The Olympics began in full with the first gold medal going to an American teenager by the fearsome name of Thrasher. There was plenty of rough riding on a punishing cycling course, a smooth opener for Kevin Durant and company, and a difficult loss for Venus Williams.

  8. | Posted: Aug 6 2016 - 12:05am

    NEW YORK — Mark Teixeira knew this would be difficult. Twenty seconds after he started to speak, his voice cracked.

  9. | Posted: Aug 6 2016 - 12:05am

    RIO DE JANEIRO — What it lacked in flash, Rio made up for with feeling.

  10. | Posted: Aug 5 2016 - 12:05am

    OKLAHOMA CITY — A month after Kevin Durant bolted for Golden State, star guard Russell Westbrook signed a contract extension to stay in Oklahoma City.

  11. | Posted: Aug 5 2016 - 12:05am

    RIO DE JANEIRO — Gymnast Simone Biles is the smallest member of the U.S. Olympic team at a compact but powerful 4 feet, 8 inches tall. By the time the Rio Games end, she might tower above her peers as the biggest star of the Olympics — and might lead Team USA to a medals bonanza.

  12. | Posted: Aug 4 2016 - 12:05am

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  13. | Posted: Aug 4 2016 - 12:05am

    BELO HORIZONTE, Brazil — Carli Lloyd and Alex Morgan scored a goal in each half as the U.S. women’s soccer team defeated New Zealand 2-0 in its debut at the Rio Games on Wednesday, getting off to a solid start in its attempt to win a fourth straight Olympic gold medal.

  14. | Posted: Aug 4 2016 - 12:05am

    RIO DE JANEIRO — Baseball and softball are returning to the Olympics in 2020, while skateboarding, surfing, karate and sport climbing are joining the games for the first time.

  15. | Posted: Aug 3 2016 - 12:05am

    GLENDALE, Ariz. — The Arizona Cardinals and All-Pro defensive back Tyrann Mathieu have agreed to a five-year, $62.5 million contract extension, with $40 million guaranteed, a person with knowledge of the situation told The Associated Press on Tuesday.