Tensions Flare in Ryder Cup as the U.S. Team Takes a Commanding Lead

The Americans were calmly overpowering the European side, but then things got testy. HAVEN, Wis. — Golf is a game of decorum. Except in the Ryder Cup, where some combination of pressure,...

N.F.L. Week 3 Picks Against The Spread

The Bucs and Rams preview a potential N.F.C. championship matchup, Aaron Rodgers will try to keep the good vibes going against the 49ers, and Justin Fields takes over the Bears offense. Are you not entertained? Four of the six prime time games...

Seimone Augustus Found Her Voice Long Before Coaching...

The first time Seimone Augustus realized what she was capable of wasn’t when, as a 14-year-old, she landed on the cover of Sports Illustrated for Women next to the question, “Is She the Next Michael Jordan?” When Augustus, a W.N.B.A. legend...

Seth Waugh, Head of the P.G.A., Says the World Needs...

The pandemic has caused a lot of stress, which he said this raucous tournament could help relieve. Seth Waugh, the chief executive of the P.G.A. of America since 2018, is ready to hold the biennial Ryder Cup, a year after it...

WNBA Playoff Preview: The Sun Are Ready to End the...

Connecticut has the league’s best record, but Seattle has the best track record. But none of that may matter if the Las Vegas Aces hit their stride. Had the Connecticut Sun not saved their fan appreciation night for the last game...

Forest Hills Stadium Hosts Davis Cup Tie for First Time...

A Davis Cup tie between South Africa and Venezuela is being held in front of a small group of fans at the West Side Tennis Club — the first Davis Cup action there since 1959. A week has passed since the...

Medvedev Has a Two-Set Lead Over Djokovic...

Daniil Medvedev has tightened his grip on this U.S. Open men’s final, leading Novak Djokovic 6-4, 6-4, and putting himself one set from winning his first major title. Medvedev converted on his third set point opportunity with a strangely pushed drop...

USMNT Ties Canada, Its Second Straight Stumble in Qualifying...

After settling for disappointing draws in its first two World Cup qualifiers, the U.S. men’s soccer team heads to Honduras in search of answers, and its first victory. NASHVILLE — If every World Cup qualifying campaign is a roller-coaster ride of...

Luke Prokop, an N.H.L. Prospect, Announces He's Gay...

Luke Prokop, who is under contract with the Nashville Predators, said he was “no longer scared to hide who I am.” Luke Prokop, 19, a prospect with the Nashville Predators, on Monday became the first player with an N.H.L. contract to...

2021 Australian Open: What to Watch on Thursday Night...

Advertisement Continue reading the main story Supported by Continue reading the main story 2021 Australian Open: What to Watch on Thursday Night The third round of the Australian Open gets underway, featuring Naomi Osaka, Serena Williams, Dominic Thiem and Novak Djokovic. Naomi Osaka has lost a...

For Frank Lampard and Chelsea, an Encore Without the Cheers...

Advertisement Continue reading the main story Supported by Continue reading the main story On Soccer For Frank Lampard and Chelsea, an Encore Without the Cheers Chelsea’s fans wanted Lampard to succeed. Chelsea’s hierarchy did, too. But the player you were and the manager you become are...