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MELBOURNE, Australia | 11 years later, Djokovic tops Tsonga again in Australia

MELBOURNE, Australia—Jan 17, 2019—All these years later, although with much less on the line, Novak Djokovic again got the better of Jo-Wilfried Tsonga at the Australian Open. The No. 1-seeded Djokovic beat Tsonga 6-3, 7-5, 6-4 in the second round at Melbourne Park in a rematch of their 2008 final. This one started Thursday night … Continue reading MELBOURNE, Australia | 11 years later, Djokovic tops Tsonga again in Australia

Vonn plans return to World Cup at speed races in Austria

Jan 07, 2019—Lindsey Vonn is planning to return from injury this weekend for speed races in Austria, resuming her quest for the all-time record for World Cup wins. It will be her first ski races of the season after hurting her knee and sitting out six events. “I’m NOT done yet!!!,” Vonn wrote Monday on … Continue reading Vonn plans return to World Cup at speed races in Austria

SOUTHAMPTON, N.Y. | Rose practicing patience, perspective in the majors

SOUTHAMPTON, N.Y. (AP) — Justin Rose was coming up on 15 years as a pro and still didn’t have a major. What he found was perspective. “Between 30 and 40, that’s going to be my opportunity to go really out and get things done,” Rose said. “That’s 40 major championships. I’m going to create chances … Continue reading SOUTHAMPTON, N.Y. | Rose practicing patience, perspective in the majors

SOUTHAMPTON, N.Y. | Is this the week Rickie Fowler breaks through in a major?

SOUTHAMPTON, N.Y. (AP) — Rickie Fowler knows he can win major championships. He says everyone in golf knows that. So, Rickie, how about this week in the U.S. Open? Majors have not been kind to Fowler, who either gets teased or slammed by them. In April, he came up one shot short of Patrick Reed … Continue reading SOUTHAMPTON, N.Y. | Is this the week Rickie Fowler breaks through in a major?