Sweet 16: After 2 rough years, Nadal back on top at US Open

NEW YORK (AP) — Rafael Nadal entered the 2017 Grand Slam season on a 2½-year drought without so much as one appearance in a major final, let alone a title. He ends it having reasserted himself, capped by a U.S. Open final that shaped up as quite a mismatch — and turned out to be exactly that.

  • Written by By HOWARD FENDRICH , AP Tennis Writer

Kamara scores 15th goal, Crew tie Sporting KC 1-1

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ola Kamara scored his 15th goal of the season in first-half stoppage time and the Columbus Crew tied Sporting Kansas City 1-1 on Sunday.

  • Written by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

No. 8 Michigan looks sluggish in 36-14 win over Cincinnati

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — Jim Harbaugh's emotions are hardened from experiencing it all as a college star, NFL quarterback and coach before coming back to campus to lead Michigan.

  • Written by By LARRY LAGE , AP Sports Writer