Isner wins 19-17 tiebreaker for Wimbledon advance

LONDON (AP) — John Isner won a 19-17 tiebreaker in the opening set and never faced a break point Thursday en route to beating 62nd-ranked Jarkko Nieminen of Finland to reach Wimbledon’s third round for the first time. Only one men’s singles tiebreaker in...
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Ronaldo earns Portugal 2-1 win vs Ghana, both out

Portugal’s Cristiano Ronaldo, left, runs past Ghana’s Afriyie Acquah, right, after Ronaldo scored his side’s 2nd goal during the group G World Cup soccer match between Portugal and Ghana at the Estadio Nacional in Brasilia, Brazil, Thursday, June 26, 2014. (AP...
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Germany beats the United States 1-0 in Group G

United States’ goalkeeper Tim Howard can not stop a shot by Germany’s Thomas Mueller to score his side’s first goal during the group G World Cup soccer match between the United States and Germany at the Arena Pernambuco in Recife, Brazil, Thursday, June 26,...
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Ronaldo earns Portugal 2-1 win vs Ghana, both out

Ghana’s Asamoah Gyan celebrates after scoring his side’s first goal during the group G World Cup soccer match between Portugal and Ghana at the Estadio Nacional in Brasilia, Brazil, Thursday, June 26, 2014. (AP Photo/Martin Mejia) Ghana’s Asamoah Gyan celebrates...
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A rude welcome back for Tiger Woods

Tiger Woods reacts on the 17th fairway during the first round of the Quicken Loans National golf tournament, Thursday, June 26, 2014, in Bethesda, Md. (AP Photo/Nick Wass) Tiger Woods reacts on the 17th fairway during the first round of the Quicken Loans National golf tournament,...
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Nadal rallies against Rosol to avenge 2012 upset

Rafael Nadal of Spain celebrates as he defeated Lukas Rosol of Czech Republic in their men’s singles match on Centre Court at the All England Lawn Tennis Championships in Wimbledon, London, Thursday, June 26, 2014. (AP Photo/Pavel Golovkin) Rafael Nadal of Spain celebrates...
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Portugal leads Ghana 1-0 at halftime in World Cup

Ghana’s John Boye, left, grimaces after scoring an own goal during the group G World Cup soccer match between Portugal and Ghana at the Estadio Nacional in Brasilia, Brazil, Thursday, June 26, 2014. (AP Photo/Paulo Duarte) Ghana’s John Boye, left, grimaces after...
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Thousands in US turn out to watch World Cup match

United States’ Matt Besler chases Germany’s Mesut Ozil along the sidelines during the group G World Cup soccer match between the United States and Germany at the Arena Pernambuco in Recife, Brazil, Thursday, June 26, 2014. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez) United States’...
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BRAZIL BEAT: Believe in miracles? Not this coach

South Korea national soccer team coach Hong Myung-bo listens to reporter’s question during a press conference the day before the group H World Cup soccer match between South Korea and Belgium at the Itaquerao Stadium in Sao Paulo, Brazil, Wednesday, June 25, 2014. (AP...
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FIFA bans Suarez for 4 months for biting opponent

10ThingstoSeeSports – Uruguay’s Luis Suarez holds his teeth after running into Italy’s Giorgio Chiellini’s shoulder during the group D World Cup soccer match between Italy and Uruguay at the Arena das Dunas in Natal, Brazil, Tuesday, June 24, 2014. (AP...