For the first time in eight years, Europe is ahead after the first full day of play at the Ryder Cup and on a roll in Scotland.
After a period of embarrassment, the U.S. basketball program is back on track with back-to-back world titles and ready for the Rio Olympics.
The U.S. won the world basketball title again but the real rise of international play began with the 1992 Dream Team in Barcelona.
Sam Querrey gave the U.S. a commanding 2-0 lead Sept. 12 in its Davis Cup World Group playoff against Slovakia.
After a close first half, the American team ran away to easily beat Lithuania, 96-68 to advance to the world basketball tourney title game.
Mike Tyson swore at Canadian TV anchor for bringing up the former heavyweight champion’s conviction for sexual assault.
A favored U.S. team will have its hand full with the veteran Lithuanian team in the World Basketball Cup semi-finals in Spain.
The young United States team overwhelmed a veteran Slovenia squad, 119-76, to move into the semis of the World Basketball tourney.
Greece’s hopes of advancing in the World Cup Basketball tourney ended in the round of 16, beaten badly by Serbia, 90-72.
Stephen Curry made six 3-pointerss, leading the U.S. into the quarterfinals of the Basketball World Cup with an 86-63 victory over Mexico on Sept. 6.