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In a photo provided by NYXL, NYXL players Jong-Ryeol “Saebyeolbe” Park and Jun-Hwa “Janus” Song, right, dine during a visit to New York in April 2018. NYXL is owned by New York Mets COO Jeff Wilpon, and the esports team has been a juggernaut in the inaugural season of the Overwatch League. The team is playing its first two seasons in Los Angeles until NYXL can secure a home arena in New York. (NYXL via AP)
Mets' Wilpons on brink of championship _ in esportsMets' Wilpon family on the brink of a championship this season _ in esports
The Associated Press11 hours ago
Novak Djokovic of Serbia, left, meets Kevin Anderson of South Africa at the net after defeating him in the men's singles final match at the Wimbledon Tennis Championships in London, Sunday July 15, 2018. (Neil Hall/Pool via AP)
Serena Williams at No. 28 in WTA rankings, climbs 153 spotsSerena Williams climbed 153 spots in the WTA rankings after her runner-up finish at Wimbledon, putting her back in the top 30
The Associated Press12 hours ago
Ohio honors 1st documented black pro football playerThe state of Ohio has approved legislation that will create a day to honor the first documented, black professional football player, known by the nickname 'the Black Cyclone.'
The Associated Press13 hours ago
President of Croatia, Kolinda Grabar-Kitarovic, second right with the President of France Emmanuel Macron, right, with President of Russia Vladimir Putin, and President of FIFA Gianni Infantino, left, on the pitch after the end of the final match between France and Croatia at the 2018 soccer World Cup in the Luzhniki Stadium in Moscow, Russia, Sunday, July 15, 2018. France won the game 4-2. (AP Photo/Francisco Seco)
Putin: 25 million cyberattacks thwarted during World CupPresident Vladimir Putin says Russian and other security services thwarted nearly 25 million cyberattacks linked to the World Cup
The Associated Press18 hours ago
FIFA President Gianni Infantino, Russian President Vladimir Putin, French President Emmanuel Macron and Croatian President Kolinda Grabar-Kitarovic, from left, stand in the puring rain as they congratulate the French players after France won 4-2 in the final match between France and Croatia at the 2018 soccer World Cup in the Luzhniki Stadium in Moscow, Russia, Sunday, July 15, 2018. (AP Photo/Martin Meissner)
No refuge from politics but France victory a fitting climaxThis World Cup was never going to be a refuge from politics when it was being staged in Putin's Russia, but the players did their best to keep the tournament for themselves
The Associated Press19 hours ago
Miami Marlins' Brian Anderson looks up as he scores on his three-run home run during the fifth inning of a baseball game against the Philadelphia Phillies, Sunday, July 15, 2018, in Miami. (AP Photo/Brynn Anderson)
Trout still setting the standard in AL through first halfIf you were voting on an AL MVP award for just the first half, you could put together an entire 10-man ballot that's just Mike Trout, plus nine players from the Red Sox, Yankees, Indians and Astros
The Associated Press19 hours ago
Angelique Kerber of Germany holds the winner's trophy after defeating Serena Williams of the United States, right, in the women's singles final match at the Wimbledon Tennis Championships, in London, Saturday July 14, 2018. (AP Photo/Tim Ireland)
Djokovic, Kerber, Williams each made a comeback at WimbledonFrom champions Novak Djokovic and Angelique Kerber, to runner-up Serena Williams, this edition of Wimbledon was all about comebacks of various sorts
The Associated Press19 hours ago
A man leaves the empty Champs Elysees avenue after France won the World Cup final between France and Croatia, Sunday, July 15, 2018 in Paris. France won its second World Cup title by beating Croatia 4-2. (AP Photo/Laurent Cipriani)
With flags, song, pride, French celebrate unifying victoryIt was a victory for all of France and the home crowd did it justice, pouring into Paris' Champs-Elysees Avenue by the tens of thousands to celebrate the World Cup title.
The Associated Press20 hours ago
Jason Priestley waves the green flag to start an IndyCar auto race in Toronto, Sunday, July 15, 2018. (Frank Gunn/The Canadian Press via AP)
Dixon wins IndyCar race at Toronto for 3rd timeScott Dixon won the IndyCar race at Toronto for his third title at the event The New Zealand native finished the 85-lap course on the streets surrounding Exhibition Place first, with Simon Pagenaud of France finishing second
The Associated Press21 hours ago
World Team Seuly Matias, of the Kansas City Royals, right, celebrates his homer against the U.S. Team with Fernando Tatis, of the San Diego Padres, in the second inning of the All-Star Futures baseball game, Sunday, July 15, 2018, at Nationals Park, in Washington. The the 89th MLB baseball All-Star Game will be played Tuesday. (AP Photos/Susan Walsh)
Futures Game a showcase of potential Machado trade chipsThe All-Star Futures Game is a showcase of potential pieces of a trade for Orioles shortstop Manny Machado and others
The Associated Press21 hours ago
France's Antoine Griezmann carries his crying daughter after his team won the final match between France and Croatia at the 2018 soccer World Cup in the Luzhniki Stadium in Moscow, Russia, Sunday, July 15, 2018. (AP Photo/Martin Meissner)
Vive la France! And a lot of other nations, tooAbout two-thirds of France's World Cup-winning team has an immigrant background
The Associated Press1 day ago
Russian President Vladimir Putin, from left, looks on as French President Emmanuel Macron hugs France goalkeeper Hugo Lloris and Croatian President Kolinda Grabar-Kitarovic congratulates France head coach Didier Deschamps after France won 4-2 in the final match between France and Croatia at the 2018 soccer World Cup in the Luzhniki Stadium in Moscow, Russia, Saturday, July 14, 2018. (AP Photo/Martin Meissner)
Deschamps joins Zagallo, Beckenbauer as champ player, coachFrance's Didier Deschamps joined Mario Zagallo, Franz Beckenbauer as the only men to win World Cup titles as a player and coach
The Associated Press1 day ago
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