Serena Williams labors to 1st round Wimbledon win

LONDON (AP) — This was not the Serena Williams the tennis world is used to seeing on Centre Court. It was still good enough for the defending Wimbledon champion to advance to the second round in straight sets.

  • Written by STEPHEN WILSON, AP Sports Writer

Phelps' influence out of pool impacts results at US trials

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Michael Phelps wasn't competing on opening night of the U.S. Olympic swimming trials. Still, the 18-time gold medalist's influence impacted the results in the 400-meter individual medley, an event he once dominated.

  • Written by BETH HARRIS, AP Sports Writer