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Federer-Nadal, Serena’s struggles among French Open takeaways

Jun 11, 2019 Peter BodoESPN.com Staff Writer ClosePeter Bodo has been covering tennis for over 35 years, mostly recently for ESPN. He is a...

Soon-to-be free agent Cyborg will test market

Cris "Cyborg" Justino's next UFC fight is the last one on her current contract, and the former UFC women's featherweight champion will test the...

Pels hire Swin Cash for senior front-office job

Jun 10, 2019 Zach LoweESPN Senior Writer The New Orleans Pelicans are hiring former UConn and WNBA star Swin Cash for a senior...

Shevchenko KO’s Eye with head kick to keep title

CHICAGO -- Valentina Shevchenko's first title defense ended in highlight-reel fashion.Shevchenko blasted challenger Jessica Eye with a left head kick 26 seconds into the...

On her terms and timeline, Ashleigh Barty climbs to top at...

Jun 8, 2019 Bonnie D. FordESPN Senior Writer ClosetSenior Writer for ESPN.com and ESPN The MagazinetEnterprise and Olympic Sports PARIS -- She just...

‘Freaking beast!’ Tennis stars, politicians, celebs congratulate Ash Barty

PARIS -- Ashleigh Barty won her first Grand Slam title at the 2019 French Open with a 6-1, 6-3 victory over Marketa Vondrousova on...

Barty wins French Open for 1st Grand Slam title

PARIS -- Ashleigh Barty decided to take a break from tennis in 2014 to play cricket. After almost two years away, the Australian returned...

Ash Barty’s return to tennis brings her to French Open final

PARIS -- Ash Barty was only 15 when she won the junior title at Wimbledon, a prodigy with a slice-and-dice game style tailor-made for...

Auburn gymnast walks down aisle after injuries

FAIRHOPE, Ala. -- A gymnast who had suffered severe leg injuries accomplished her goal of walking down the aisle at her wedding.The Advocate reports...

Minnesota Lynx, Los Angeles Sparks ready for next chapter

Jun 7, 2019 CloseMechelle Voepel covers the WNBA, women's college basketball, and other college sports for espnW. Voepel began covering women's basketball in 1984,...