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MIDDLEAGEZZ:  The Non-Sporting Life and What I Like About Professional Athletes

MIDDLEAGEZZ: The Non-Sporting Life and What I Like About Professional Athletes

A wise sportswriter once wrote that the wonderful thing about spectator sports is the fact that at the end of day whether “your” team or “your” player wins or loses may make you feel temporarily sad or disappointed or elated and brimming with joy, but the score doesn’t really matter much. Ev…

September 15, 2014 3:00 am

Serena Williams wins 3rd AP Athlete of Year award

Serena Williams likes to make one thing clear: She is never satisfied, no matter how many matches and tournaments she wins.

December 25, 2013 9:00 pm
New names alongside Djokovic, Murray at Wimbledon

New names alongside Djokovic, Murray at Wimbledon

LONDON | Get ready for some unfamiliar names at Wimbledon.

June 30, 2013 7:30 pm
Federer stunned in 2nd round by Stakhovsky

Federer stunned in 2nd round by Stakhovsky

LONDON | Seven-time champion Roger Federer was stunned by 116th-ranked Sergiy Stakhovsky in the second round of Wimbledon on Wednesday, his earliest loss in a Grand Slam tournament in 10 years.

June 26, 2013 6:00 pm
Wimbledon spat: Williams, Sharapova trade volleys

Wimbledon spat: Williams, Sharapova trade volleys

LONDON | As her agent nodded along approvingly from a front-row seat, Serena Williams sounded contrite and composed. Well-rehearsed, too.

June 23, 2013 9:00 pm
Serena Williams goes on the defensive, beats Maria Sharapova

Serena Williams goes on the defensive, beats Maria Sharapova

PARIS | Two hours before her French Open final, Serena Williams practiced on center court, the stands deserted as she whacked one winner after another to the distant sounds of a brass band playing on the plaza.

June 08, 2013 4:00 pm
French Open

French Open

Serena Williams, left, opens the winner's cup after defeating Maria Sharapova at the women's final match of the French Open on Saturday at Roland Garros Stadium. Williams won 6-4, 6-4.

June 08, 2013 3:35 pm
Djokovic, Nadal on course for semifinal in Paris

Djokovic, Nadal on course for semifinal in Paris

PARIS | Less than 48 hours after learning of the death of his childhood coach, Novak Djokovic was on court at the French Open, determined to complete a career Grand Slam in honor of the woman he likened to a "second mother."

June 03, 2013 9:00 pm

OLYMPIC ROUNDUP: Agnel wins 2nd gold in 2 nights at London Olympics

LONDON | Yannick Agnel bested Ryan Lochte for the second night in a row at the London Olympics, upstaging the American as the biggest star in the pool so far in these games.

July 30, 2012 10:00 pm
Stosur upsets Williams in straight sets in US Open final

Stosur upsets Williams in straight sets in US Open final

NEW YORK | Already outplayed by Sam Stosur in the U.S. Open final, the last thing Serena Williams needed was to lose a game for yelling during a point.

September 11, 2011 10:00 pm Photos

Photos

Raymond-Huber win Open doubles title

Raymond-Huber win Open doubles title

NEW YORK | Lisa Raymond surpassed Billie Jean King as the oldest Grand Slam women's doubles champion Sunday, teaming with Liezel Huber for a 4-6, 7-6 (5), 7-6 (3) victory over defending champions Vania King and Yaroslava Shedova in the U.S. Open final.

September 11, 2011 10:00 pm
Serena Williams treated for blood clot in lungs

Serena Williams treated for blood clot in lungs

Serena Williams' absence from tennis could stretch to almost a year after two new health scares -- a blood clot in her lungs followed by a hematoma -- have added to her injury woes.

March 02, 2011 10:00 pm
Rafa Slam on track, Clijsters quashes baby rumor

Rafa Slam on track, Clijsters quashes baby rumor

MELBOURNE, Australia | Rafael Nadal pounded another up-and-comer into submission. Andy Murray made quick work of his second-round opponent as well.

January 20, 2011 10:00 pm
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