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Big 12’s Bowlsby: 9 league games won’t make all things equal

FRISCO, Texas - Big 12 Commissioner Bob Bowlsby would prefer to have every conference playing nine league games, but he says even that wouldn't be enough to make all things equal.The number of conference games is one of...

‘Eternal happiness’ as France celebrates World Cup victory

With the golden World Cup trophy in hand, France's victorious national team is returning home to a grand "Merci!" from a grateful nation that was sorely in need of a boost."Eternal Happiness" said Monday's headline in the sports...

France’s win restores order to chaotic World Cup

MOSCOW —​ Ultimately, normalcy returned.The team that was supposed to win the World Cup, won.In a tournament populated by bizarre narratives, favourites France emerged victorious, offering their players and coach soccer immortality.Yet even the championship match contained unusual...

Au revoir and spasibo for an unforgettable World Cup

MOSCOW — ​All I can say after this World Cup is spasibo, which is Russian for "thank you."Or should it be merci?France hoisted the World Cup trophy in front of 78,011 spectators at Luzhniki Stadium in Moscow, igniting mayhem in...

France’s win restores order to chaotic World Cup

Ultimately, normalcy returned.The team that was supposed to win the World Cup, won.In a tournament populated by bizarre narratives, favourites France emerged victorious, offering their players and coach soccer immortality.Yet even the championship match contained unusual subplots. We...

Djokovic completes comeback with businesslike championship performance

Novak Djokovic's routine, straight-sets win over Kevin Anderson in Sunday's final is not the match his 2018 Wimbledon will ultimately be remembered for. His five-set semifinal tussle against Rafa Nadal will be the match that lives on in...

Fans around the world celebrate France’s World Cup win

PhotosFrance won its second ever World Cup trophy after beating Croatia 4-2 on Sunday in Russia.France beat Croatia 4-2 in the final in Russia, their 1st Cup win since 1998Posted: Jul 15, 2018 3:53 PM ET | Last...

France defeats Croatia in World Cup final

France won its second World Cup title by beating Croatia 4-2 on Sunday in a match briefly interrupted by an on-field protest during the second half that Russian punk band Pussy Riot later took credit for .Teenage forward...

Djokovic tops Anderson to win 4th Wimbledon, 13th Grand Slam title

Novak Djokovic is a Grand Slam champion for the 13th time, and the first in over two years. Djokovic, who hadn't won a major since completing the career Grand Slam at the 2016 French Open, beat Kevin Anderson...

Mike Bryan wins Wimbledon for 17th Slam, 1st without brother

LONDON (AP) Mike Bryan found himself a suitable backup partner for Wimbledon and the result was a record-tying 17th Grand Slam men's doubles title - and his first without his twin brother.Bryan teamed with Jack Sock for...