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Serena into Australian 4th Rd; dropped 9 total…

Serena Williams played clean and powerful tennis to overwhelm 18-year-old Dayana Yastremska of Ukraine 6-2, 6-1 and reach the Australian Open's fourth round

Takeda corruption probe sullies 2020 Tokyo…

Takeda corruption probe soils 2020 Tokyo Olympics and International Olympic Committee

Kris Bryant Says Bryce Harper Isn't Signing with…

Cubs third baseman Kris Bryant believes star outfielder, coveted free agent and fellow Las Vegas native Bryce Harper will not sign with Chicago, he told reporters at Cubs Convention in Chicago.

Andrade stops Akavov to retain WBO middleweight title

Demetrius Andrade easily defended his WBO middleweight title, stopping Russia's Artur Akavov in the 12th round to remain unbeaten

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Jury convicts ex-Utah State football player of…

A jury has found a former Utah State University football player guilty of sexually assaulting six women while he was in college

WADA panel to rule on Russia doping data as visit continues

World Anti-Doping Agency inspectors' bid to obtain doping data will head into a sixth day in the Russian capital as a WADA panel prepares to rule on whether Russia has kept its word on the issue

Manny Pacquiao on Floyd Mayweather Rematch: It's…

As Manny Pacquiao prepares to battle Adrien Broner this weekend, many speculate Floyd Mayweather is in line as his next opponent. Pacquiao joined SI Now to share his thoughts on the potential superfight.

Islanders beat Caps in Trotz's return, move into…

Josh Bailey and Cal Clutterbuck scored third-period goals, Thomas Greiss made 19 saves and the New York Islanders moved into first place in the Metropolitan Division by beating the Capitals 2-0 in Barry Trotz's return to Washington

Russia's anti-doping agency welcomes lab data…

The head of the Russian Anti-Doping Agency has welcomed an apparent breakthrough in a standoff over data sealed in a Moscow laboratory that could implicate numerous Russian athletes in past drug cases

The Line: Best Bets for the NFC Championship Game

The Line's experts break down the NFC Championship game and what factors will lead to the best bets and biggest wins. For more of The Line, subscribe to SI.TV.

UConn self-imposes penalties for violations under…

The University of Connecticut has announced it is self-imposing penalties, including the loss of a scholarship for the 2019-20 season, for violations of NCAA rules under former basketball coach Kevin Ollie

AP Interview: Milan-Cortina bid can revolutionize Olympics

It starts with the name _ featuring two cities as opposed to the usual one _ and involves venues dotted across a large swath of northern Italy stretching from Milan to the Dolomites

NFL Conference Championship Weekend

The Line delivers a full NFL Conference Championship betting preview including picks for the spread, over under, props, Super Bowl MVP and more.

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Underdog Patriots face top seed KC. Yes, you read…

Tom Brady is playing up the underdog role this week as the New England Patriots prepare to play the Kansas City Chiefs in the AFC championship game

WADA starts work on copying doping data in Moscow…

World Anti-Doping Agency starts copying data from Moscow lab. Russian athletes could be implicated

Boxer Demetrius Andrade: 'I Would Beat Canelo…

WBO Middleweight champion Demetrius Andrade believes he is one of the most overlooked fighters in the division, but he certainly doesn't lack confidence.

Phil Mickelson shoots 68 to take 2-shot lead into…

Phil Mickelson birdied four of his last five holes in the Desert Classic to take a two-stroke lead into the weekend in his first event of the year

Stockholm meets deadline to submit bid for 2026 Olympics

Sweden's Olympic leaders have met a deadline to submit Stockholm's bid to host the 2026 Winter Games after satisfying concerns of lawmakers in the capital

Is Manny Machado Drama Good for MLB?

Manny Machado's agent refuted the rumor that the All-Star player received a $175 million offer from the Chicago White Sox. Is the MLB free agency rumor mill growing tiresome?

Linehan out as Cowboys offensive coordinator…

Linehan is out as Cowboys offensive coordinator after 5 seasons; comes days after Garrett sent mixed messages about assistant's future

3 Swedish county governors back 2026 Olympic bid

Three county governors in Sweden have expressed 'strong support' for the 2026 Winter Olympics to be held in their regions

Why Others May Be Counting on Sean McVay to Win…

NFL teams went searching for coaches similar to Sean McVay once the regular season ended. Do these teams need McVay to win and justify their hirings?

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Saints-Rams NFC title game a clash of like-minded…

The NFC championship game between the Saints and Rams features coaches with more in common than their first names

Olympic water polo champion Antal Bolvari dies at 86

Antal Bolvari, a two-time Olympic water polo champion who scored a goal in Hungary's famous 4-0 win over the Soviet Union in the "Blood in the Water" match at the 1956 Melbourne Games, dies at 86

Defiant: The Manny Pacquiao Obsession

At age 40, what drives Manny Pacquiao to keep fighting, long past the age when most fighters hang up the gloves?