Wimbledon prize money increased by 5 percent for 2016

LONDON (AP) — This year's men's and women's singles champions at Wimbledon will each receive nearly $3 million, as the Grand Slam tournament increases overall prize money by 5 percent.

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Rafael Nadal wants his drug-test results made public

LONDON (AP) — Fed up with being accused of doping, Rafael Nadal has written to the president of the International Tennis Federation and asked for all of his drug-test results and blood profile records to be made public.

  • Written by STEPHEN WILSON, AP Sports Writer

Racing Hall of Fame: Rachel, Zenyatta, Dominguez, Asmussen

SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. (AP) — Champion racehorses Rachel Alexandra and Zenyatta, jockey Ramon Dominguez and trainer Steve Asmussen have been elected to the National Museum of Racing Hall of Fame.

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UNC gets new Notice of Allegations in NCAA academic case

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina has received a new document from the NCAA outlining violations connected to UNC's long-running academic fraud scandal, a school athletics spokesman said.

  • Written by AARON BEARD, AP Sports Writer

Official wary of athletes staying outside Olympic village

MADRID (AP) — Extra security measures may be needed to protect athletes staying outside of the Olympic Village during the games in Rio de Janeiro, including Rafael Nadal, who will be staying at a friend's house, one of Brazil's top security officials said Monday.

  • Written by TALES AZZONI, AP Sports Writer