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10­‑hour match not over yet

WIMBLEDON, England - On and on and on, and on some more, they played - longer than anyone ever had before. And still there was no winner.

June 23, 2010 | By HOWARD FENDRICH AP Tennis Writer | Sports


Federer reaches 3rd round at Wimbledon

WIMBLEDON, England - Well-rehearsed in the role of gracious winner, Roger Federer patiently waited for his opponent to tuck his racket into a bag, and they walked off the court side by side and smiling at the crowd's long, loud roar.

June 23, 2010 | By STEVEN WINE AP Sports Writer | Sports


USA heads to Round 2 of World Cup

PRETORIA, South Africa - Over and over, everything seemed to go against them.

June 23, 2010 | By RONALD BLUM AP Sports Writer | Sports


Lawrence Taylor indicted on rape charges

NEW YORK - Pro football Hall of Famer Lawrence Taylor was indicted Wednesday by a suburban New York grand jury on charges of third-degree rape and patronizing a prostitute.

June 23, 2010 | By COLLEEN LONG Associated Press Writer | Sports


Hawks enter draft with eye on free-agent Johnson

ATLANTA - The Atlanta Hawks' NBA draft will be overshadowed by the possibility of losing Joe Johnson to free agency.

June 23, 2010 | By CHARLES ODUM AP Sports Writer | Sports


Phil Jackson leaning toward retirement

EL SEGUNDO, Calif - Phil Jackson thinks he is just about ready to walk away from his unparalleled NBA coaching career. The Los Angeles Lakers are all hoping he will change his mind in the next week.

June 23, 2010 | By GREG BEACHAM AP Sports Writer | Sports


Make or break time for USA

PRETORIA, South Africa - One more game, one last chance to make their reputation.

June 22, 2010 | By RONALD BLUM AP Sports Writer | Sports


Nadal back at Wimbledon with a bang

WIMBLEDON, England - Trying to switch directions while chasing a shot beneath the Royal Box at Wimbledon's Centre Court, Rafael Nadal lost his footing and took a nasty-looking spill, flinging his racket in the air while he fell.

June 22, 2010 | By HOWARD FENDRICH AP Tennis Writer | Sports


South Carolina eliminates No. 1 Arizona State, 11-4

OMAHA, Neb. - Jackie Bradley and Adrian Morales homered during an eight-run second inning that propelled South Carolina to an 11-4 victory over No. 1 national seed Arizona State on Tuesday, knocking the Sun Devils out of the College World Series.

June 22, 2010 | By ERIC OLSON AP Sports Writer | Sports


My Take - What does it take to be a success?

Just win, baby.

June 21, 2010 | By MATT YOGUS myogus@statesboroherald.com | Sports


College World Series: TCU beats Florida State 8-1

OMAHA, Neb. - College World Series newcomer TCU isn't acting like it plans to go home any time soon.

June 19, 2010 | By ERIC OLSON AP Sports Writer | Sports


Glaus' homer gives Braves 5-4 win over KC

ATLANTA - Troy Glaus hit a leadoff homer in the ninth inning and the Atlanta Braves beat the Kansas City Royals 5-4 on Saturday night for their fourth straight victory.

June 19, 2010 | By GEORGE HENRY Associated Press Writer | Sports


McDowell opens with 2 birdies, Mickelson struggles

PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. - Graeme McDowell opened the day looking like someone who knows how to win the U.S. Open.

June 19, 2010 | By EDDIE PELLS AP National Writer | Sports


World Cup Roundup: Netherlands beats Japan, advances to next round

JOHANNESBURG - The Netherlands became the first team to qualify for the round of 16 at the World Cup, beating Japan 1-0 Saturday and then watching Denmark defeat Cameroon 2-1.

June 19, 2010 | By CHRIS LEHOURITES AP Sports Writer | Sports


Phil figuring it out at Open

PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. - The beachgoers spelled it out on the sand below: "Go Phil!"

June 18, 2010 | By EDDIE PELLS AP National Writer | Sports


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Kemp, Freeman lift Braves over Phillies 8-4

PHILADELPHIA - Freddie Freeman hit a tiebreaking RBI double in the ninth, Matt Kemp had four RBIs and the Atlanta Braves beat the Philadelphia Phillies 8-4 ...

September 02, 2016 | By ROB MAADDI AP Sports Writer | Sports


Grand Opening: College football begins with marquee games

Now this is the way to start the college football season.

September 02, 2016 | By RALPH D. RUSSO AP College Football Writer | Sports


Georgia begins Kirby Smart era against rising Tar Heels

Tired of sending countless players to the NFL but going a decade since its last Southeastern Conference championship, Georgia decided that a change in leadership ...

September 02, 2016 | By PAUL NEWBERRY AP Sports Writer | Sports


Georgia Tech, Boston College reset for Dublin season opener

BOSTON - There were times in 2015 when it seemed like the end of the season couldn't arrive fast enough for Georgia Tech and Boston ...

September 01, 2016 | By KYLE HIGHTOWER AP Sports Writer | Sports


Game week is finally upon us

Football season never truly ends in Statesboro, but updates from spring practice, summer workouts and preseason camp can only quench some of the thirst.

August 30, 2016 | By MIKE ANTHONY | Sports


Group of five schools who can get to a New Year's six

The schools not from Power Five conferences are making the most of their inclusion in the New Year's Six bowl lineup.

August 30, 2016 | The Associated Press | Sports


Falcons will challenge Panthers

For the first time since the NFL created its current divisional structure in 2002, there is talk of a potential dynasty in the NFC South.

August 30, 2016 | The Associated Press | Sports


Eugenie Bouchard out at US Open

NEW YORK - Eugenie Bouchard wrung her hands at her post-match news conference. She rubbed her lower lip. She squeezed her left arm.

August 30, 2016 | The Associated Press | Sports


Defying the odds, RB Chubb ready to go for No. 18 Georgia

ATHENS, Ga. (AP) - Less than a year after a gruesome knee injury, Nick Chubb is ready to run again for the Georgia Bulldogs.

August 30, 2016 | The Associated Press | Sports


Falcons' Ishmael 'not quite ready' to play against Jaguars

FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. (AP) - The Atlanta Falcons still expect Kemal Ishmael will open the season as the fill-in starter at strong safety even though he ...

August 30, 2016 | The Associated Press | Sports


My Take: An outsider's view of Nate

I have cheered for Georgia Southern since first setting foot on campus in the fall of 2003 and my Eagle fandom has only grown - neutral ...

August 29, 2016 | By MIKE ANTHONY manthony@statesboroherald.com | Sports


Fowler leads by a stroke at Barclays

FARMINGDALE, N.Y. - Rickie Fowler is playing so well that he can't stop looking behind instead of considering the opportunity that lies ahead at ...

August 27, 2016 | By DOUG FERGUSON AP Golf Writer | Sports


Serena eyes major title No. 23

Despite everything that Serena Williams has won and done, her sense of self can still fluctuate based on the outcome of a particular match.

August 27, 2016 | By HOWARD FENDRICH AP Tennis Writer | Sports


Niners QB Kaepernick refuses to stand for anthem in protest

SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) - San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick is refusing to stand for the national anthem before games because he believes the United ...

August 27, 2016 | By JOSH DUBOW AP Sports Writer | Sports


Patrick Reed builds a 2-shot lead at The Barclays

FARMINGDALE, N.Y. - Patrick Reed's place in the Ryder Cup is looking better with each round at The Barclays, and so are his prospects ...

August 26, 2016 | By DOUG FERGUSON AP Golf Writer | Sports


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