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Hometown hero Harper wins thrilling HR Derby

MLB

WASHINGTON — Bryce Harper thrilled the home crowd and surely made his father proud, winning the All-Star Home Run Derby on Monday night with an exceptional display of power that carried him past Kyle Schwarber of the Chicago Cubs 19-18.

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Scherzer vs. Sale to start All-Star Game in Washington, D.C.

MLB

WASHINGTON — Bryce Harper will get to enjoy at least one more grand celebration as a hometown fan favorite at Nationals Park when he trots out to right field at the beginning of the All-Star Game.

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Free agency turning into bargain hunting for NBA clubs

NBA

Even after roughly $1.5 billion in new contracts were hammered out during the first two weeks of free agency, there is still plenty of shopping for NBA teams to do over the coming weeks.

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Trout still setting the standard in AL through first half

MLB

At the All-Star break last year, Chris Sale looked as if he might pull away in the American League Cy Young race. He already had 178 strikeouts with only 22 walks.

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Column: Tiger and Phil in prime time? Great idea in 1999

CARNOUSTIE, Scotland — As golf exhibitions go, this probably once seemed like a good idea.

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France wins 2nd World Cup title, beats Croatia 4-2

World Cup

MOSCOW — Sliding across the rain-soaked turf holding the World Cup trophy tight, teenager Kylian Mbappe and the rest of France’s players acted like the youthful bunch they are.

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Teheran sharp in 6-plus innings, Braves beat Arizona

MLB

ATLANTA — Freddie Freeman likes how the Atlanta Braves are positioned with the first half of the season complete.

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Djokovic wins 4th Wimbledon, 1st Slam in 2 years

ATP Tour

LONDON — Novak Djokovic acknowledged that he was worried.

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Kim wins John Deere Classic in record-breaking runaway

PGA Tour

SILVIS, Ill. — Michael Kim didn’t just win his first PGA Tour event on Sunday. He dominated in a fashion never seen at TPC Deere Run.

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Singh tops Maggert in playoff at Senior Players Championship

PGA Tour

HIGHLAND PARK, Ill. — Vijay Singh hit a perfect approach to set up the winning playoff birdie.

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Romo rallies to win celebrity golf tournament at Lake Tahoe

Golf

SOUTH LAKE TAHOE, Nev. — Former Dallas Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo rallied from four points back to win his first American Century Championship at Lake Tahoe on Sunday.

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Wimbledon Glance: Djokovic eyes 4th title against Anderson

ATP Tour

A quick look at Wimbledon: Novak Djokovic will be seeking a fourth Wimbledon title and 13th Grand Slam trophy when he faces Kevin Anderson in the championship match.

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Groenewegen wins 2nd straight stage at Tour

Tour de France

AMIENS, France — Dylan Groenewegen has turned the sprinting battle at the Tour de France into a three-man race.

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Truex repeats as Cup winner at Kentucky Speedway

NASCAR

SPARTA, Ky. — Martin Truex Jr. won the NASCAR Cup Series race at Kentucky Speedway, passing Brad Keselowski and then Kurt Busch late on the way to repeating as champion on Saturday night.

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Greinke again rules on road as Diamondbacks shut out Braves

MLB

ATLANTA — Arizona manager Torey Lovullo asked his team for a strong finish before the All-Star break.

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Kerber tops Williams at Wimbledon for 3rd title

ATP Tour

LONDON — Angelique Kerber was not about to be overwhelmed by the setting or the stakes in this Wimbledon final.

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Kim takes 5-shot lead at John Deere Classic

PGA Tour

SILVIS, Ill. — Michael Kim spent his 25th birthday moving within 18 holes of his first PGA Tour victory.

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Belgium finishes 3rd at World Cup, beats England 2-0

World Cup

ST. PETERSBURG, Russia — For Belgium and England, the third-place match at the World Cup was more like a dress rehearsal for future finals.

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Mbappe, France to face Modric, Croatia for World Cup title on Sunday

World Cup

MOSCOW — Kylian Mbappe has electrified the World Cup with his speed and youthful exuberance. Luka Modric has coolly controlled matches in Russia with his graceful play in the middle.

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Williams powers Sun past Mercury

WNBA

UNCASVILLE, Conn. — Courtney Williams had 25 points, including Connecticut's final six, and tied her career high with 10 rebounds to help the Sun hold on for a 91-87 win over the Phoenix Mercury on Friday night.

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Ahmed breaks tie in 7th as D-backs top Braves

MLB

ATLANTA — Zack Godley’s control was sharp. That usually means good things for the Arizona Diamondbacks.

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Kim takes 4-shot lead at weather-delayed John Deere Classic

PGA Tour

SILVIS, Illinois — Michael Kim took a four-shot lead Friday at the John Deere Classic in the Quad Cities, which was suspended twice because of weather concerns.

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A ‘transfer’ stage: Time to relax on longest leg of Tour de France

Tour de France

CHARTRES, France — Peter Sagan thrust his arm and fist forward like Superman. Chris Froome calmly dropped back to his team car to get his seat adjusted by a mechanic. Other riders chatted as they admired the rolling countryside.

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Wimbledon Glance: Williams faces Kerber in final

ATP Tour

LONDON — Serena Williams goes for her eighth Wimbledon title and first major championship since giving birth to her daughter, Olympia, on Sept. 1.

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Dumoulin and Bardet lose time at Tour after bikes break

Tour de France

MUR DE BRETAGNE, France — Sometimes in cycling the bike can be the rider’s biggest enemy.

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