Djokovic beats del Potro to reach Italian Open semifinals

ROME (AP) — Four-time champion Novak Djokovic picked up right where he left off in a rain-delayed Italian Open quarterfinal against Juan Martin del Potro, closing out a 6-1, 6-4 win Saturday to set up a semifinal later against Dominic Thiem.

  • Written by ANDREW DAMPF , AP Sports Writer

England gets 1st win in 20 years at U20 World Cup

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — England defeated six-time champion Argentina 3-0 on the opening day of the 2017 Under-20 World Cup on Saturday for its first win in the tournament since 1997.

  • Written by JOHN DUERDEN , Associated Press

Baseball Capsules

DETROIT (AP) — Mike Napoli and Joey Gallo homered, and the Texas Rangers beat the Detroit Tigers 5-3 on Friday night for their 10th straight victory.