In one of the great French Open finals, Rafael Nadal called on every ounce of his talent, athleticism and courage to down Roger Federer 7-5, 7-6, 5-7, 6-1 and equal Bjorn Borg's record of six Roland Garros titles. After a match that exceeded all...
China's Li Na held firm in the face of a ferocious comeback on the part of defending champion Francesca Schiavone to win 6-4, 7-6(0) and claim the first-ever Grand Slam title for a player from Asia. The sixth seed put in a brilliant display, dominating Schiavone in the opening set and then stymieing the Italian's comeback in the second.
LIFESTYLE| Wed - March 31, 2010
BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) -- Argentina coach Diego Maradona underwent minor facial surgery on Tuesday after he was bitten by one of his pet dogs. The Argentine television station TN said the 49-year Maradona had reconstructive surgery to repair an injury to his upper lip after he was bitten. He was expected to be discharged later Tuesday.
SPORTS| Sun - March 28, 2010
MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) Red Bull driver Sebastian Vettel made it back-to-back pole positions to start the new Formula One season, snatching first place in Saturday's qualifying for the Australian Grand Prix from teammate and local hope Mark Webber.
MILAN (AP) -- David Beckham left his hotel on crutches and headed to the airport Monday morning to catch a plane to Finland for surgery on his torn left Achilles' tendon. The former England captain was injured in the closing minutes of AC Milan's 1-0 win over Chievo Verona on Sunday.