Automobile racing

Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton of Britain celebrates after winning the British Formula One Grand Prix at the Silverstone racetrack in Silverstone, England, Sunday, July 16, 2017. (AP Photo/Frank Augstein)
July 16, 2017 - 2:46 pm
SILVERSTONE, England (AP) — Just like his tire, Sebastian Vettel's championship lead was shredded at the British Grand Prix. A 20-point lead was slashed to a single point by Lewis Hamilton after the Mercedes driver led from start to finish to cruise to a fourth win of the season as Vettel...
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July 16, 2017 - 2:37 pm
TENNIS-WIMBLEDON Federer beats Cilic for record 8th Wimbledon title LONDON (AP) — Roger Federer's wait for No. 8 at Wimbledon is over. Federer has won his eighth title at the All England Club and his 19th major trophy overall with a 6-3, 6-1, 6-4 victory over Marin Cilic (CHIHL'-ihch). The match...
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July 16, 2017 - 1:19 pm
TENNIS-WIMBLEDON Federer beats Cilic for record 8th Wimbledon title LONDON (AP) — Roger Federer's wait for No. 8 at Wimbledon is over. Federer won his eighth title at the All England Club and 19th major trophy overall, capping a marvelous fortnight in which he never dropped a set by overwhelming...
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July 16, 2017 - 12:52 pm
TENNIS-WIMBLEDON Federer beats Cilic for record 8th Wimbledon title LONDON (AP) — Roger Federer's wait for No. 8 at Wimbledon is over. Federer won his eighth title at the All England Club and 19th major trophy overall, capping a marvelous fortnight in which he never dropped a set by overwhelming...
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Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton of Britain celebrates after winning the British Formula One Grand Prix at the Silverstone racetrack in Silverstone, England, Sunday, July 16, 2017. (AP Photo/Frank Augstein)
July 16, 2017 - 10:34 am
SILVERSTONE, England (AP) — Lewis Hamilton slashed Sebastian Vettel's Formula One championship lead to one point by winning a record-equaling fifth British Grand Prix on Sunday, with his title rival capitulating after a late puncture. "We were generally faultless," Hamilton said after crowd-surfing...
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July 15, 2017 - 11:16 pm
SHELBYVILLE, Ind. (AP) — Irap won the $500,000 Indiana Derby by five lengths over Colonelsdarkemper, owned by four-time Indianapolis 500 winner A.J. Foyt. Ridden by Mario Gutierrez, Irap ran 1 1/16 miles in 1:42.21 on Saturday night at Indiana Grand. He paid $4.80, $3.20 and $2.60 in the Grade 3...
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July 15, 2017 - 8:20 pm
LOUDON, N.H. (AP) — Kyle Busch tossed his 2-year-old son in the air during his latest victory lane celebration. He's taking baby steps toward catching The King. Busch dominated yet again to win the NASCAR Xfinity Series race Saturday at New Hampshire Motor Speedway. He won for the third time this...
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July 15, 2017 - 7:27 pm
LOUDON, N.H. (AP) — Kyle Busch dominated yet again to win the NASCAR Xfinity Series race Saturday at New Hampshire Motor Speedway. Busch won for the third time this season and 89th time in his career in the second-tier series. He wasn't challenged much late after an early-race duel with fellow Cup...
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July 15, 2017 - 6:46 pm
TENNIS-WIMBLEDON Muguruza beats Williams for Wimbledon title LONDON (AP) — Garbine Muguruza (GAHR'-been moo-gah-ROO'-thuh) already knew how it feels to lose to a Williams in the Wimbledon final. Now she knows what it's like to beat one for a championship. Muguruza powered her way to her first title...
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French driver Simon Pagenaud celebrates taking pole position during the qualifying session for the Honda Indy Toronto on Saturday, July 15, 2017. (Chris Young/The Canadian Press via AP)
July 15, 2017 - 5:25 pm
TORONTO (AP) — Simon Pagenaud took the pole Saturday for the IndyCar race Sunday at Exhibition Place. Pagenaud had a track-record lap of 58.9124 seconds at an average speed of 109.138 mph on the 1.786-mile street course for his first pole of the season and 10th overall. The Frenchman, the defending...
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