Women's sports

United States' Serena Williams celebrates after winning a point against United States' Alison Riske during a women's quarterfinal match on day eight of the Wimbledon Tennis Championships in London, Tuesday, July 9, 2019. (AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth)
July 10, 2019 - 1:08 pm
WIMBLEDON, England (AP) — A quick look at Wimbledon: LOOKAHEAD TO THURSDAY Still looking for that 24th Grand Slam title, Serena Williams will first have to get through the semifinals at Wimbledon. The seven-time champion will be second on Centre Court against Barbora Strycova. Former No. 1 Simona...
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United States' Serena Williams and playing partner Britain's Andy Murray, top, in action during a mixed doubles match against Unites States' Nicole Melichar and Brazil's Bruno Soares on day nine of the Wimbledon Tennis Championships in London, Wednesday, July 10, 2019. (AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth)
July 10, 2019 - 8:14 am
WIMBLEDON, England (AP) — The Latest at Wimbledon (all times local): 4:10 p.m. Serena Williams and Andy Murray are out of the Wimbledon mixed doubles tournament. The high-profile duo lost to top-seeded Bruno Soares and Nicole Melichar 6-3, 4-6, 6-2 in the third round, ending Murray's return to the...
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CORRECTS NICKNAME OF LOWER BROADWAY TO "CANYON OF HEROES", INSTEAD OF CANYON OF CHAMPIONS - Flag-themed souvenirs are for sale on Broadway, also known as the "Canyon of Heroes," along the parade route in lower Manhattan, one day ahead of a ticker-tape parade and City Hall ceremony for the four-time World Cup winning U.S. women's soccer team, Tuesday, July 9, 2019, in New York. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)
July 10, 2019 - 6:29 am
NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on a New York City parade for the U.S. women's national soccer team (all times local): 9:25 a.m. Crowds are chanting "USA!" as they wait for the U.S. women's national soccer team to celebrate its second consecutive World Cup victory with a ticker tape parade in New York...
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United States' Serena Williams celebrates after winning a point against United States' Alison Riske during a women's quarterfinal match on day eight of the Wimbledon Tennis Championships in London, Tuesday, July 9, 2019. (AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth)
July 10, 2019 - 5:03 am
WIMBLEDON, England (AP) — One of the Wimbledon semifinalists has won 23 major titles. The other three women playing Thursday have combined to win one. If experience and accomplishments count for anything, Serena Williams has the clear advantage. "I definitely feel a lot more pressure as I got older...
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A worker hangs signs at City Hall one day ahead of a ticker-tape parade for the U.S. Women's World Cup winning team, Tuesday, July 9, 2019, in New York. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)
July 09, 2019 - 10:16 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — The U.S. women's national soccer team will reign supreme once again Wednesday in New York City's Canyon of Heroes. It was four years ago to the day that crowds tossed heaps of confetti in the city to celebrate the team and its 2015 Women's World Cup title. Now, it's the women of...
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July 09, 2019 - 2:59 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — A ticker tape parade to shower the U.S. women's national soccer team with praise and paper confetti will start at 9:30 a.m. EDT in New York City on Wednesday. It will be the city's first ticker tape parade since the team's Women's World Cup win in 2015. The procession will move up...
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Serbia's Novak Djokovic returns the ball to Ugo Humbert of France in a men's singles match during day seven of the Wimbledon Tennis Championships in London, Monday, July 8, 2019. (AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth)
July 09, 2019 - 12:04 pm
WIMBLEDON, England (AP) — A quick look at Wimbledon: LOOKAHEAD TO WEDNESDAY The Big Three get back on court at Wimbledon for the quarterfinals, all facing opponents who beat them the last time they played. Defending champion Novak Djokovic will be first on Centre Court against David Goffin, and...
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United States women's soccer team member Megan Rapinoe holds the Women's World Cup trophy as she celebrates in front of the media after arriving at Newark Liberty International Airport, Monday, July 8, 2019, in Newark, N.J. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)
July 09, 2019 - 9:06 am
NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on the U.S. win of the Women's World Cup (all times local): 11:55 a.m. Megan Rapinoe and the U.S. women's team showed off their World Cup trophy and took questions from cheering kids on ABC's "Good Morning America" in Times Square. Nearly 15.6 million U.S. viewers watched...
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Spain's Garbine Muguruza returns to Brazil's Beatriz Haddad Maia in a Women's singles match during day two of the Wimbledon Tennis Championships in London, Tuesday, July 2, 2019. (AP Photo/Tim Ireland)
July 09, 2019 - 2:57 am
WIMBLEDON, England (AP) — The Latest at Wimbledon (all times local): 10:40 a.m. Garbiñe Muguruza, the 2017 Wimbledon champion, has split with her coach of about four years, Sam Sumyk. The champion at the All England Club in 2017 and French Open in 2016 wrote on Twitter that it was "the end of an...
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FILE - In this Aug. 29, 2015, file photo, New York Liberty head coach Bill Laimbeer during a WNBA basketball game in Uncasville, Conn. The WNBA is looking into dates to finish up the Washington and Las Vegas game that was suspended at the half Friday, July 5, 2019, because of the 7.1-magnitude earthquake in California. (AP Photo/Jessica Hill, File)
July 08, 2019 - 11:19 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — The WNBA is looking into dates to finish up the Washington and Las Vegas game that was suspended at the half Friday because of the 7.1-magnitude earthquake in California. Washington has already played in Las Vegas twice this season and isn't scheduled to play there again. The teams...
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