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Tennis: Petkovic beats Rogers to win Gastein Ladies

Germany's Andrea Petkovic returns a ball during her final match against Shelby Rogers of the United States at the WTA tennis tournament in Bad Gastein, Austria, Sunday, July 13, 2014. Petkovic won with 6-3 and 6-3. AP

BAD GASTEIN, Austria — Andrea Petkovic took another step toward a return to the top 10 of the WTA rankings by winning her second title of the season at the Gastein Ladies on Sunday.   The 20th-ranked German, who played her first clay-court event since reaching the semifinals at last month’s French Open, beat Shelby [...]

Posted: July 13th, 2014 in Featured Gallery,Latest Sports Stories,Photos and Videos | Read More »

Fil-Ams beef up Blu Girls in W. Cup

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THE PHILIPPINE Blu Girls will be reinforced by a slew of talented United States-based players as they see action in the World Cup of Softball starting Monday in Irvine, California.

Posted: July 5th, 2014 in Headlines | Read More »

US confident it can stop Ronaldo on Sunday

United States' Michael Bradley talks during a press conference before a training session in Sao Paulo, Brazil, Friday, June 20, 2014. The U.S. will play against Portugal in group G of the 2014 soccer World Cup on June 22. AP

Just after he was cut from the US roster last month, right back Brad Evans posted this snarky tweet: “You got off easy this time @Cristiano.”

Posted: June 21st, 2014 in Latest Sports Stories,Photos and Videos | Read More »

US emerges bloodied and victorious against Ghana

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After 90 brutal minutes of end-to-end action, the Americans emerged with a thrilling 2-1 win over Ghana.

Posted: June 17th, 2014 in Featured Gallery,Football,Latest Sports Stories,Other Sports,Photos and Videos | Read More »

Ronaldo ready to take on Germany; US vs Ghana

Portugal's Cristiano Ronaldo warms up during an official training session the day before the group G World Cup soccer match between Germany and Portugal at the Arena Fonte Nova in Salvador, Brazil, Sunday, June 15, 2014. (AP Photo/Paulo Duarte)

Cristiano Ronaldo is ready to lead Portugal against Germany in one of the biggest games of the first week at the World Cup, saying his sore knee won’t be a problem.

Posted: June 16th, 2014 in Featured Gallery,Football,Latest Sports Stories,Other Sports,Photos and Videos | Read More »

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