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Timbers success in Seattle continues, topple Sounders 3-0

Timbers success in Seattle continues, topple Sounders 3-0

SEATTLE (AP) — Jaroslaw Niezgoda scored in the 24th minute, Santiago Moreno and Dairon Asprilla connected late in the second half and the Portland Timbers remained unbeaten in their past seven regular-season games in Seattle with a 3-0 victory over t

Kelly, Cejka share lead at Firestone in Senior Players

AKRON, Ohio (AP) — Jerry Kelly shot a 5-under 65 on Saturday for a share of the third-round lead with Alex Cejka in the Bridgestone Senior Players Championship.

Canadian triathlete Legault cracks top 10 at World Triathlon Championship Series race

HAMBURG — Canada's Emy Legault earned a career-best 10th-place finish Saturday at the Hamburg stop on the World Triathlon Championship Series. Legault, from Ile Perrot, Que., posted a time of 59 minutes 11 seconds in the sprint distance test.
Two-time Open champion Norman unwanted guest at St Andrews

Two-time Open champion Norman unwanted guest at St Andrews

NORTH BERWICK, Scotland (AP) — Greg Norman once talked about playing in the British Open next week. Now he doesn't even get to attend the dinner at St. Andrews for past champions. Norman, who won the Open at Turnberry in 1986 and at Royal St.
Canadian teams fall in quarterfinals at beach volleyball tournament

Canadian teams fall in quarterfinals at beach volleyball tournament

GSTAAD, Switzerland — Two Canadian duos fell in quarterfinal play Saturday at the Beach Pro Tour Elite 16 beach volleyball competition. Melissa Humana-Paredes of Toronto and Sarah Pavan of Kitchener, Ont.
Van Aert wins 8th stage of Tour, Pogačar extends lead

Van Aert wins 8th stage of Tour, Pogačar extends lead

LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — Belgian rider Wout van Aert won the eighth stage of the Tour de France on Saturday in Switzerland and two-time defending champion Tadej Pogačar slightly increased his overall lead.
Predators sign Filip Forsberg to $68M, 8-year contract

Predators sign Filip Forsberg to $68M, 8-year contract

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Nashville Predators have re-signed Filip Forsberg to a $68 million, eight-year contract with an $8.5 million annual salary cap hit.
Verstappen cruises from pole to win Austrian GP sprint

Verstappen cruises from pole to win Austrian GP sprint

SPIELBERG, Austria (AP) — Max Verstappen comfortably won the sprint race from pole at the Austrian Grand Prix while Ferrari's Charles Leclerc and Carlos Sainz Jr. almost collided as they scrapped behind him on Saturday.
Elena Rybakina of Kazakhstan wins Wimbledon final, 1st Slam

Elena Rybakina of Kazakhstan wins Wimbledon final, 1st Slam

WIMBLEDON, England (AP) — Elena Rybakina beat Ons Jabeur 3-6, 6-2, 6-2 in the Wimbledon final on Saturday to become the first tennis player from Kazakhstan to win a Grand Slam singles championship.
Eugenio Suárez homers in 11th as Mariners top Blue Jays 5-2

Eugenio Suárez homers in 11th as Mariners top Blue Jays 5-2

SEATTLE (AP) — It took more than 1,000 career games, but Eugenio Suárez finally got to experience the exhilaration of hitting a game-ending home run. So, how did it feel? “I just enjoyed the game and like I always say, I keep my energy even.