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AP Was There: Navratilova tops Evert for 1st Slam title

EDITOR’S NOTE - Tennis history is filled with wonderful rivalries, and so many are remembered because of matchups in Wimbledon finals. The AP is...

The ESPYS focus on honors, pandemic and racial justice

No red carpet, no nattily dressed athletes, no house band or monologue poking fun at the past year's top athletes and moments. This was...

$6M virus relief fund for about 800 tennis players announced

More than $6 million has been raised by the governing bodies of tennis for a relief fund aimed at helping 800 players deal with...

NCAA’s top doctor: Testing crucial to having sports in fall

Widespread testing for coronavirus will be crucial to having college sports in the fall - especially contact sports such as football and basketball, the...

Federer raises prospect of merging men’s and women’s tours

Roger Federer raised the prospect of merging the governing bodies that oversee the men’s and women’s professional tennis tours on Wednesday.The 20-time Grand Slam...

The Latest: Pacers’ Oladipo hosts Instagram show on artists

The Latest on the effects of the coronavirus outbreak on sports around the world:___Victor Oladipo is going to be busy on the next few...

The Latest: Italy urges sports to develop health protocols

The Latest on the effects of the coronavirus outbreak on sports around the world:___The nationwide lockdown in Italy has been extended through May 3...

The Latest: NASCAR delays next generation car until 2022

The Latest on the effects of the new coronavirus outbreak on sports around the world:NASCAR has delayed the debut of its next generation stock...

The Latest: World TeamTennis sends $1K each to its players

The Latest on the effects of the new coronavirus outbreak on sports around the world:___The CEO of World TeamTennis says the league has sent...

US death toll from the virus eclipses China’s official count

NEW YORK (AP) - The U.S. death toll from the coronavirus climbed past 3,500 Tuesday, eclipsing China's official count, as New York's mammoth convention...