Argentina beats Croatia to win its first Davis Cup title

Argentina beats Croatia to win its first Davis Cup title

Argentina won its first Davis Cup title on Sunday when Federico Delbonis swept past Ivo Karlovic in straight sets to complete a stunning 3-2 comeback win over Croatia. Delbonis dropped to the ground after his 6-3, 6-4, 6-2 victory. His teammates fell into each other’s arms and celebrated in front of thousands of Argentine fans […]

Britain’s Chris Froome wins third Tour de France title

Britain’s Chris Froome wins third Tour de France title

Chris Froome won his third Tour de France as German Andre Greipel claimed Sunday’s 21st and final stage on the Champs Elysees in Paris. Froome, who was also champion in 2013 and last year, finished ahead of Frenchman Romain Bardet in second and Nairo Quintana of Colombia in third. For Greipel, who pipped world champion […]

Andy Murray beats Milos Raonic to claim second Wimbledon title

Andy Murray beats Milos Raonic to claim second Wimbledon title

Britain’s Andy Murray clinched a second Wimbledon title and third Grand Slam crown Sunday when he downed misfiring Milos Raonic of Canada 6-4, 7-6 (7/3), 7-6 (7/2). The 29-year-old world number two added the 2016 trophy to his 2013 triumph at the All England Club and his 2012 US Open breakthrough. Appearing in his 11th […]

Serena Williams clinches 22nd Grand Slam title by winning Wimbledon

Serena Williams clinches 22nd Grand Slam title by winning Wimbledon

Serena Williams beat Germany’s Angelique Kerber 7-5 6-3 to claim a seventh Wimbledon singles title and equal Steffi Graf’s professional era record of 22 grand slam singles crowns on Saturday. The 34-year-old American edged a high-quality final on a blustery Centre Court as she avenged a surprise loss to Kerber in the final of this […]

Spain’s Muguruza stuns Williams to win French Open title

Spain’s Muguruza stuns Williams to win French Open title

Garbine Muguruza won her maiden Grand Slam title Saturday with a straight-sets win over Serena Williams in the French Open final, scuppering the world number one’s hopes of a record-equalling 22nd major. Muguruza, 22, is the first Spanish women’s champion at Roland Garros since Arantxa Sanchez Vicario in 1998. Twelve years younger than the veteran […]