Players say farewell to Arnold Palmer at memorial service

LATROBE, Pa. (AP) — With a large tear forming in his left eye, Jack Nicklaus asked everyone from the elite to the everyman to remember the time Arnold Palmer touched their lives during an emotional farewell to the King on Tuesday.

  • Written by DOUG FERGUSON, AP Golf Writer

Maria Sharapova to return in April after doping ban reduced

LONDON (AP) — Maria Sharapova will be eligible to return to competitive tennis in April after her two-year doping ban was reduced to 15 months on Tuesday by a sports court that found the Russian star bore no "significant fault" for her positive drug test and did not intend to cheat.

  • Written by STEPHEN WILSON, AP Sports Writer