Friday, July 3, 2015
Serena Williams hardly broke sweat in the Wimbledon heat as the world No. 1 cruised into the third round with a 6-4, 6-1 victory over Hungary's Timea Babos on Wednesday.
International soccer returns to Liberia this weekend when they host Guinea in a 2016 African Nations Championship (CHAN) qualifier after the lifting of an Ebola-induced ban.
Thursday, July 2, 2015
Lionel Messi helped set up five goals as Argentina trounced Paraguay 6-1 in the Copa America semifinals on Tuesday, setting up a final against host Chile.
Chicago White Sox pitcher Chris Sale matched a major league record by striking out at least 10 batters in eight straight starts, and the visitors outlasted the St. Louis Cardinals 2-1 in 11 innings on Tuesday.
It looked all too easy for the champions at the All England Club. It was another story, though, for one of last year's finalists and for one of the highest seeded women in the draw.
Wednesday, July 1, 2015
Striker Eduardo Vargas scored twice to lead Chile to a 2-1 win over 10-man Peru in the semifinals of the Copa America on Monday, keeping alive the host's hopes of winning the South American tournament for the first time.
Novak Djokovic, Serena Williams and Maria Sharapova reached the Wimbledon second round on Monday as 2002 champion Lleyton Hewitt's 17-year All England Club career came to a bruising end.
Houston's Chris Carter and Jose Altuve homered in a strong start by the Astros, who beat Kansas City 6-1 on Monday in a clash of the American League's two top teams.