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LONDON | The Latest: Kerber takes opening set in Wimbledon semifinal

LONDON — The Latest from Wimbledon (all times local): 2:15 p.m. Angelique Kerber advanced to her second Wimbledon final with a 6-3, 6-3 victory over Jelena Ostapenko. Two-time Grand Slam champion Kerber made just seven unforced errors as she saw off an early barrage of Ostapenko winners to break twice in the first set. The … Continue reading LONDON | The Latest: Kerber takes opening set in Wimbledon semifinal

MOSCOW | The Latest: Wimbledon fans tuning in to World Cup semifinal

MOSCOW — The Latest on Wednesday at the World Cup (all times local): 9:55 p.m. It seems even some tennis fans at Wimbledon would rather watch England‘s World Cup semifinal than closely watch the action at the All England Club. Wimbledon’s No. 1 Court was less than one-third full for the men’s quarterfinal match between … Continue reading MOSCOW | The Latest: Wimbledon fans tuning in to World Cup semifinal

NIZHNY NOVGOROD, Russia | France reaches World Cup semifinals, beats Uruguay 2-0

NIZHNY NOVGOROD, Russia — A shot that flew directly at the hands of the opposing goalkeeper turned into a World Cup goal for Antoine Griezmann. The France striker scored the second goal in his team’s 2-0 quarterfinal victory over Uruguay on Friday, sending a seemingly easy-to-save shot at a waiting Fernando Muslera. But the ball … Continue reading NIZHNY NOVGOROD, Russia | France reaches World Cup semifinals, beats Uruguay 2-0