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Federer's return to Gstaad cut short by inspired Brands

 Roger Federer's first appearance in Gstaad for nine years lasted just over an hour as the former World No.1 made an untimely exit to Germany's Daniel Brands.

Pelicans acquire Tyreke Evans and Jeff Withey In three-team trade

The New Orleans Pelicans acquired guard Tyreke Evans from the Sacramento Kings and center Jeff Withey from the Portland Trail Blazers in a three-team trade, it was announced today by General Manager Dell Demps.

Bjorn earns British Open exemption 10 years after late collapse

  When it comes to golf's sentimental favorites, Thomas Bjorn would have to be near the top of the list.

Andy Murray wins Wimbledon

Andy Murray won his first Wimbledon title Sunday, becoming the

Serena stunned at Wimbledon

 The seeds just can't stop tumbling out of Wimbledon and on Monday it was the turn of world No.1 and five-time champion Serena Williams to experience that sinking feeling.

Seven-time champion Federer suffers shock defeat

 Roger Federer, the seven-time Wimbledon champion, suffered one of the most staggering defeats in the history of the tournament after being beaten by Ukraine's 116th ranked Sergiy Stakhovsky.

'Sick Soccer' probe launched in Italy

  Italian football is facing new scandal after police raided the headquarters of a host of leading clubs in a tax evasion and money laundering probe, according to Italian prosecutors Tuesday.

Sharapova puts Serena spat behind her to battle to win in Wimbledon opener

 Maria Sharapova only wanted to talk tennis after coming through a testing opening match at Wimbledon Monday against promising young French player Kristina Mladenovic.

Heat force decisive game 7 against Spurs

 With their backs against the wall, the Miami Heat thrived once again Tuesday night, defeating the San Antonio Spurs and staving off elimination.