Ex tennis star James Blake testifies about his mistaken arrest
On Tuesday, Blake testified at a police department disciplinary trial in New York that an officer never identified himself before mistakenly throwing him to the ground and handcuffing him.
GlobeWest: Noteworthy performances
Franklin’s Danny McDermott threw for 3 touchdowns in Salve Regina’s 26-20 win over Montclair Sept. 9.
Rafael Nadal rolls to third US Open title
Nadal made it look easy, steamrolling Kevin Anderson, 6-3, 6-3, 6-4, for his 16th Grand Slam title.
US OPEN WOMEN’S FINAL
Sloane Stephens captures US Open women’s crown
Stephens made short work of her close friend Madison Keys in the final.
Nadal seeks his third US Open title against Anderson
On paper, Nadal is a heavy favorite against the upstart South African, who has stunned the field to reach his first US Open final.
Unheralded Kevin Anderson to meet No. 1 Rafael Nadal in final
Anderson became lowest-ranked US Open finalist since the ATP’s computer rankings began in 1973.
Taurasi, Bird head USA Basketball’s list of invites
The WNBA stars from UConn will be among 30 players at the national team’s training camp.
Sloane Stephens beats Venus Williams, faces Madison Keys in final
At 37, Williams was attempting to become the oldest woman to win a Grand Slam title in the Open era.
Juan Martin del Potro ousts Roger Federer at US Open
The 2009 US Open champ from Argentina earned a semifinal berth against top-seeded Rafael Nadal after a 7-5, 3-6, 7-6 (8), 6-4 victory.
It’s an all-American women’s semifinal round at the US Open
The US has all four semifinal spots for the first time in 36 years.
Venus Williams celebrates return to US Open semifinals
No. 9 Williams defeated No. 13 Petra Kvitova 6-3, 3-6, 7-6 (2) to reach US Open semifinals for first time since 2010.
Rafael Nadal, Roger Federer cruise into US Open quarterfinals
Nadal lost only seven games; Federer also advanced, setting up a possible semifinal showdown.
Venus Williams reaches US Open quarterfinals; Maria Sharapova ousted
While the 37-year-old Williams moved on, Sharapova lost to 16th-seeded Anastasija Sevastova.
Top seeds Karolina Pliskova, Rafael Nadal advance to fourth round
Pliskova had to save a match point before rallying to win, but Nadal cruised after dropping the first set.
Teen Denis Shapovalov advances at US Open
The 18-year-old Canadian is the youngest to reach the fourth round since Michael Chang in 1989.
Roger Federer wins second straight 5-set match
He overcame an uncharacteristic 68 unforced errors and what appeared to be a bad back to come back from two sets to one down.
Maria Sharapova rallies again to advance
She became the first woman into the third round by using 12 aces to help set aside a poor start and come back to win.
Roger Federer survives upset bid by US teen
Federer was tested in his first-round, five-set victory over 19-year-old Frances Tiafoe.
Defending champ Angelique Kerber falls in first round at US Open
Japan’s Naomi Osaka won in straight sets, making Kerber the first champ in 12 years to lose in the first round.
Venus Williams claims three-set victory at US Open
Wild card entry Maria Sharapova upsets No. 2 Simona Halep.
US OPEN PREVIEW
US Open banking on youthful appeal
With many top players missing from this year’s tournament, organizers are focused on promoting the future stars of tennis.
Andy Murray withdraws from US Open
He pulled out because of a hip injury two days before the start of the year’s last Grand Slam tennis tournament.
Maria Sharapova gets wild-card entry for US Open
Ex-world No. 1 will play her first Grand Slam tournament in more than 1½ years after missing 15 months with a drug suspension.
Defending champ Stan Wawrinka out of US Open with injured knee
Wawrinka announced on Friday that he will have a medical procedure on his knee and will sit out the rest of 2017.
Woman says Pete Rose had sex with her while she was a minor
Her sworn testimony was submitted Monday as part of a federal lawsuit Rose filed last year in Philadelphia.
Mervyn Rose, 87, 7-time tennis Grand Slam champion
Billie Jean King credited Mr. Rose with helping her “fulfill her dream” to become the world’s No. 1 women’s tennis player.
Video shows officer told Venus Williams she caused fatal crash
The officer did not cite Williams, saying it appeared the actions of a third driver left her in a bad spot.
Novak Djokovic to miss US Open, rest of 2017, with elbow injury
Djokovic will end his run of 51 consecutive Grand Slam tournaments, and aims to return in January.
Peter Doohan, 56, a giant slayer at Wimbledon 30 years ago
His victory over Boris Becker was considered one of the biggest upsets in the storied tournament’s history.
International Tennis Hall of Fame
Andy Roddick, Kim Clijsters answer call to tennis Hall of Fame
Roddick, Clijsters among those inducted into International Tennis Hall of Fame Saturday in Newport, R.I.
A long recovery for Bethanie Mattek-Sands
After dramatic knee injury at Wimbledon, she had surgery for a complete patellar tendon rupture.
Astros’ star Carlos Correa sidelined 6-8 weeks
The Houston shortstop has a torn ligament in his left thumb.
Roger Federer drops Marin Cilic to claim record eighth Wimbledon title
Federer won in straight sets to claim his 19th Grand Slam singles title.
Much has changed as Roger Federer prepares for 11th final
The 35-year-old is the oldest men’s finalist at Wimbledon since 1974.
Roger Federer reaches 11th Wimbledon final
He will face Marin Cilic in pursuit of his eighth title.
Venus Williams, 37, is oldest Wimbledon finalist since 1994
Williams reached her first Wimbledon final since 2009 by beating Johanna Konta, 6-4, 6-2. Garbine Muguruza awaits Saturday.
Andy Murray stunned at Wimbledon; injured Novak Djokovic can’t finish match
Murray, the top seed, lost to American Sam Querrey in the quarterfinals. Djokovic retired against Tomas Berdych because of an arm injury.
At 37, Venus Williams into her 10th Wimbledon semifinal
Williams’s 6-3, 7-5 win over Jelena Ostapenko was her 100th Wimbledon match, coming in her 20th appearance.
Rafael Nadal loses to Gilles Muller in five-set Wimbledon battle
The two-time Wimbledon champion had won 28 consecutive completed sets at major tournaments, equaling his personal best.
Fab four dominating men’s play at Wimbledon again
Veterans Roger Federer, Novak Djokovic, Rafael Nadal, and Andy Murray look formidable heading into Week 2.
Novak Djokovic, Roger Federer advance to fourth round
There was little drama as the first week of play came to a close.
Rafael Nadal in good form as he reaches fourth round
Top-ranked Andy Murray struggled to get through his third-round match.
Roger Federer, Novak Djokovic advance in straight sets at Wimbledon
One of the women’s favorites, third-seeded Karolina Pliskova, lost on Centre Court.
American Madison Brengle ousts two-time champion at Wimbledon
The 27-year-old from Delaware scored the biggest victory over her career, beating No. 11 Petra Kvitova in three sets to advance to the third round.
Flying ants swarm players at Wimbledon
Hundreds of flying ants swarmed various courts at the All England Club, distracting players during their matches.
Men’s top seeds enjoy short workdays at Wimbledon
No. 2 Djokovic, No. 3 Federer easily advance as opponents are forced to retire early because of injuries.
LONDON — So much for the idea that Stan Wawrinka might be able to complete a career Grand Slam at Wimbledon this year.