Skip to content

National Sports

Newgarden wins Long Beach pole in tight IndyCar title race

Newgarden wins Long Beach pole in tight IndyCar title race

LONG BEACH, Calif. (AP) — The IndyCar championship race tightened ahead of the Grand Prix of Long Beach after a messy qualifying session put contenders Alex Palou and Pato O’Ward in the middle of the pack.
Cardinals set team record with 15th straight win, beat Cubs

Cardinals set team record with 15th straight win, beat Cubs

CHICAGO (AP) — The St. Louis Cardinals set a franchise record with their 15th straight win, boosted when catcher Yadier Molina and center fielder Harrison Bader helped pull off a wild double play Saturday in an 8-5 win over the Chicago Cubs.
City reasserts title credentials as rivals drop points

City reasserts title credentials as rivals drop points

LONDON (AP) — Manchester City reasserted its Premier League title credentials on a day all of its big rivals dropped points.
Usyk ends Joshua's reign as heavyweight champ

Usyk ends Joshua's reign as heavyweight champ

LONDON (AP) — Oleksandr Usyk ended Anthony Joshua’s second reign as world heavyweight champion Saturday with a unanimous points win in just his third fight since stepping up from the cruiserweight division.
Dominican boxer hospitalized, 'responsive' after brutal KO

Dominican boxer hospitalized, 'responsive' after brutal KO

LONDON (AP) — Dominican boxer Lenin Castillo was taken to the hospital after being carried out of the ring on a stretcher following a devastating knockout by British opponent Callum Smith on Saturday.
Edmonton Elks add veteran quarterback Trevor Harris to active roster

Edmonton Elks add veteran quarterback Trevor Harris to active roster

EDMONTON — The Edmonton Elks added quarterback Trevor Harris to their active roster Saturday, just over a week after he went on the six-game injured list with a neck injury.

15-year-old rider dies after crashing in Spain race

MADRID (AP) — A 15-year-old Spanish rider died after crashing in a motorcycle race in Spain on Saturday.
Americans building toward a blowout at the Ryder Cup

Americans building toward a blowout at the Ryder Cup

SHEBOYGAN, Wis. (AP) — Even with their best start in 46 years, the Americans wanted to wipe the slate clean and play Saturday as if the Ryder Cup was just starting.
Sens acquire forward Zach Sanford from Blues for forward Brown and conditional pick

Sens acquire forward Zach Sanford from Blues for forward Brown and conditional pick

OTTAWA — The Ottawa Senators acquired forward Zach Sanford from the St. Louis Blues on Saturday in exchange for forward Logan Brown and a conditional fourth-round draft pick in 2022.

French hockey official Luc Tardif elected IIHF president

ST. PETERSBURG, Russia (AP) — French official Luc Tardif was elected president of the International Ice Hockey Federation on Saturday ahead of the return of NHL players to the Olympics in February.