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Federer ties record in first round win

PARIS - On the occasion of his record-tying 233rd victory in a Grand Slam match, Roger Federer was asked Monday whether he recalls which player he beat for his first win at a major tournament.

May 28, 2012 | By HOWARD FENDRICH AP Tennis Writer | Sports


IndyCar hits jackpot with compelling, star-filled Indy 500

INDIANAPOLIS - It's rare in racing when everything aligns to create a breathtaking event, the kind that's certain to be talked about through the years and recalled as one of the best.

May 28, 2012 | By JENNA FRYER AP Auto Racing Writer | Sports


Florida grabs top seed in regional play

NEW YORK - Florida heads into the NCAA tournament as college baseball's top team.

May 28, 2012 | By DENNIS WASZACK Jr. AP Sports Writer | Sports


'Our race to lose'

INDIANAPOLIS - Marco Andretti knows how much heartache his family has suffered at Indianapolis Motor Speedway. He needs no reminders that IndyCar could use an American superstar, and with his famous last name, he is quite aware of the hope that maybe he can be the one to elevate this attention-starved series.

May 26, 2012 | By JENNA FRYER AP Auto Racing Writer | Sports


Celtics to play Miami

BOSTON - Rajon Rondo had 18 points, 10 assists and 10 rebounds and the Boston Celtics beat the Philadelphia 76ers, 85-75, in Game 7 on Saturday night to advance to the Eastern Conference finals.

May 26, 2012 | By JIMMY GOLEN AP Sports Writer | Sports


Dufner leads at Colonial

FORT WORTH, Texas - Jason Dufner and Zach Johnson have set up what will basically be a match-play final round for the winner's plaid jacket at the Colonial.

May 26, 2012 | AP Sports Writer | Sports


Djokovic eyes Grand Slam

PARIS - As daylight disappeared and wind whipped loose dirt around the court, Novak Djokovic watched one last ace fly off Roger Federer's racket and end their thrill-a-minute semifinal at the 2011 French Open.

May 26, 2012 | By HOWARD FENDRICH AP Tennis Writer | Sports


Hinchcliffe eyes breakout race

INDIANAPOLIS - James Hinchcliffe still isn't over the disappointment of losing the Indianapolis 500 pole by a measly 9 inches to Ryan Briscoe.

May 25, 2012 | By JENNA FRYER AP Auto Racing Writer | Sports


DNA on beer can needle 'likely' belongs to Clemens

WASHINGTON - A needle stored with a beer can appeared to contain an extremely tiny amount of Roger Clemens' DNA, which turned out to be good news and bad news for both sides in the perjury trial of the seven-time Cy Young Award winner.

May 25, 2012 | By JOSEPH WHITE AP Sports Writer | Sports


Heat advance to Eastern finals

INDIANAPOLIS - There was nothing soft about Dwyane Wade and the Miami Heat.

May 24, 2012 | By PAUL NEWBERRY AP National Writer | Sports


Will Power wants to win something of significance

INDIANAPOLIS - Will Power has 18 victories since moving to America, where he's one of the most decorated drivers in open-wheel racing.

May 24, 2012 | By JENNA FRYER AP Auto Racing Writer | Sports


Segui throws 'darts' at Clemens perjury defense

WASHINGTON - David Segui remembered "darts" but not dates.

May 24, 2012 | By JOSEPH WHITE AP Sports Writer | Sports


Zach Johnson has 1st-round lead at Colonial after 64

FORT WORTH, Texas - Zach Johnson stood behind the fourth green looking at his club and then the ball that rolled within 4 feet of the hole.

May 24, 2012 | By STEPHEN HAWKINS AP Sports Writer | Sports


Susie Wheldon to honor husband

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. - Some days are better than others for Susie Wheldon, and there's rarely any warning what will trigger the emotional roller coaster she's been on since husband Dan Wheldon's fatal crash in last year's IndyCar finale.

May 23, 2012 | BY JENNA FRYER AP Auto Racing Writer | Sports


Thigh, knee pads mandatory in '13

ATLANTA - The NFL made thigh and knee pads mandatory equipment for the 2013 season, something the players' union was not pleased with.

May 22, 2012 | By BARRY WILNER AP Pro Football Writer | Sports


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Wozniacki, Halep both hoping 3rd time is lucky in final

MELBOURNE, Australia - For both Caroline Wozniacki and Simona Halep, the Australian Open women's final on Saturday is a chance to put the demons of ...

January 27, 2018 | By JUSTIN BERGMAN Associated Press | Sports


Walker scores 29, Hornets win over Hawks 121-110

CHARLOTTE, N.C. - Kemba Walker scored 29 points and made two key 3-pointers down the stretch that helped the Charlotte Hornets beat the Atlanta Hawks ...

January 27, 2018 | The Associated Press | Sports


Michigan State athletic director resigns

EAST LANSING, Mich. - Michigan State University's athletic director retired Friday, two days after the university president resigned over the school's handling of sexual ...

January 26, 2018 | By DAVID EGGERT and LARRY LAGE | Sports


Georgia Southern Baseball hosts annual "Evening with the All-Stars"

For years, Georgia Southern Baseball's annual 'Evening with the All-Stars' has been held in January as a sort of two-minute warning for a rapidly ...

January 26, 2018 | By MIKE ANTHONY manthony@statesboroherald.com | Sports


Palmer leads in Farmers Insurance Open

SAN DIEGO - Ryan Palmer is the 36-hole leader in the Farmers Insurance Open. Jon Rahm is right behind, poised to reach No. 1 in the ...

January 26, 2018 | By DOUG FERGUSON AP Golf Writer | Sports


Federer cruises into men's final

MELBOURNE - It took just over an hour for Roger Federer to fix one anomalous statistic in his extraordinary career.

January 26, 2018 | By JOHN PYE AP Sports Writer | Sports


Georgia Premier offers new kind of baseball experience

For kids who hope to play a professional sport someday, it's common to say that the sport of their choosing is a lifestyle. Thanks ...

January 26, 2018 | By MIKE ANTHONY | Sports


Tormenta FC on track to be something special

About two and-a-half years ago, I was sweating out another brutal Statesboro summer day. With Georgia Southern and local high schools out of action and ...

January 24, 2018 | By MIKE ANTHONY manthony@statesboroherald.com | Sports


Georgia Southern remember's Fran Florian's record night

He came out of the game with 1:12 to go because legendary head coach J.B. Scearce thought he already had scored 60 points.

January 23, 2018 | Georgia Southern AMR | Sports


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