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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 shot that caught Djokovic off-guard, leaving him stretching for a

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 publicly announce that he is gay. Prokop, who is from Edmonton,

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 total of just eight games through her first two matches

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 not related. Frank Lampard’s job security vanished as Chelsea tumbled down

Five Golfers to Watch at Abu Dhabi

Advertisement Continue reading the main story Supported by Continue reading the main story Five Golfers to Watch at Abu Dhabi The field seems impressive, and Lee Westwood is back to defend his title. Lee Westwood won the tournament last year and also was the European Tour’s Player of the Year.Credit...Mike Egerton/Press Association, via Associated Press Jan. 20,