| Jul 5, 2013
| 12:03 PM
WIMBLEDON -- It’s something of a cliché to discuss the obstacles that athletes have overcome to reach the pinnacle of their respective sports. Yet, if not for encountering difficulty along the way they might not have developed the determination that...
| Jul 6, 2013
| 5:34 PM
WIMBLEDON, England — There's nothing conventional about Marion Bartoli on a tennis court.
Her serve is anything but smooth. She pounds the ball with two hands from both sides, styled after Monica Seles. She can't stand still between points,...
| Jul 3, 2013
| 9:23 PM
Former Central Catholic basketball star Michelle Marciniak will be featured prominently in a new ESPN documentary on longtime Tennessee women's basketball coach Pat Summitt. Marciniak, of course, won a national championship as a member of Summitt's Lady...
| Jul 2, 2013
| 5:30 AM
"Venus Vs.," which premieres Tuesday on ESPN, is a new documentary film that follows the career of tennis star Venus Williams and her part in the fight to make the prize money in women's tennis equal to that of men's. There is a special focus on...
| Jun 25, 2013
| 4:32 PM
The producers of ESPN’s 30 for 30 documentaries introduce a summer spinoff exploring captivating stories of women in sports as told by female filmmakers. Nine for IX — named after Title IX, the 1972 legislation best known for providing equal...
| Sep 7, 2013
| 8:48 AM
The biggest question left in the wake of Mexico's decision to sack national team coach Jose Manuel "Chepo" de la Torre early Saturday isn't why, but rather why now.
Hours after an embarrassing 2-1 loss to Honduras in a World Cup qualifier at once-...
| Sep 7, 2013
| 8:39 AM
The saying used to go that there are two sports in Texas: football and spring football. In San Marcos, they now have unicycle football.
Their motto: Pedestrian football is outdated. If you haven't seen the above video, it's unique. Make sure you watch...
| Sep 9, 2013
| 8:07 AM
Tickets are on sale now for a charity tennis event featuring Andy Roddick, Venus Williams, Billie Jean King and Elton John at Walt Disney World.
Mylan WTT Smash Hits, which has raised more than $11.5 million for the Elton John AIDS Foundation and...
| Jul 23, 2013
| 2:58 AM
The nation's oldest black amateur tennis association wants to build its first permanent home and training center in Fort Lauderdale's historic black Sistrunk Boulevard community.
Once completed, the estimated $6 million facility — excluding land,...
| Aug 14, 2013
| 10:52 PM
Little League Baseball--World Series, Noon and 2 p.m. (ESPN), 4 and 6 p.m. (ESPN2)
Tennis--ATP World Tour-WTA, Western & Southern Open, Noon and 8 p.m., same-day tape, 10 p.m. (ESPN2)
NFL Football--San Diego Chargers at Chicago Bears,...
| Aug 26, 2013
| 3:29 PM
Free-agent forward Antawn Jamison told The Times on Monday afternoon that he’d reached agreement on a one-year deal with the Clippers for the veteran’s minimum of $1.4 million.
Jamison, a 15-year veteran who spent last season with the...