Women's swimming

Katinka Hosszu of Hungary celebrates after winning the women's 200m individual medley final during the swimming competitions of the World Aquatics Championships in the Duna Arena in Budapest, Hungary, Monday, July 24, 2017. (Tibor Illyes/MTI via AP)
July 24, 2017 - 4:06 pm
BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — With Katie Ledecky getting the night off, Hungary's Iron Lady seized the moment Monday at the world championships. Katinka Hosszu lived up to her country's enormous expectations with an electrifying victory in the 200-meter individual medley, spurred on by a flag-waving,...
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Katinka Hosszu of Hungary reacts after winning the women's 200m individual medley final during the swimming competitions of the World Aquatics Championships in the Duna Arena in Budapest, Hungary, Monday, July 24, 2017. (Tibor Illyes/MTI via AP)
July 24, 2017 - 2:00 pm
BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — With Katie Ledecky getting the night off, Hungary's Iron Lady seized the moment Monday at the world championships. Katinka Hosszu lived up to her country's enormous expectations with an electrifying victory in the 200-meter individual medley, spurred on by a flag-waving,...
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Sweden's gold medal winner Sarah Sjostrom, front, Australia's Emma McKeon and Japan's Runa Imai, top, compete in the women's 100-meter butterfly final during the swimming competitions of the World Aquatics Championships in Budapest, Hungary, Monday, July 24, 2017. (AP Photo/Michael Sohn)
July 24, 2017 - 12:14 pm
BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — With Katie Ledecky taking the night off, Adam Peaty and Sarah Sjostrom shared the spotlight Monday at the world championships. Peaty romped to victory in the 100-meter breaststroke, while Sjostrom just missed breaking her own world record in the 100 butterfly. Now sporting...
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July 23, 2017 - 10:44 pm
GOLF-BRITISH OPEN Jordan Spieth eyes career Grand Slam SOUTHPORT, England (AP) — Jordan Spieth heads into next month's PGA Championship with a chance for the very rare career Grand Slam after claiming the third leg with Sunday's victory at the British Open. Spieth, a 23-year-old Texan, used a...
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July 23, 2017 - 8:39 pm
GOLF-BRITISH OPEN Jordan Spieth wins third major SOUTHPORT, England (AP) — Jordan Spieth is the British Open champion. Spieth used a remarkable string of holes on the back nine to hold off Matt Kuchar (KOO'-chur) and win the third major championship of his career. He won by three shots — the same...
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July 23, 2017 - 4:28 pm
GOLF-BRITISH OPEN Jordan Spieth wins third major SOUTHPORT, England (AP) — Jordan Spieth is the British Open champion. Spieth used a remarkable string of holes on the back nine to hold off Matt Kuchar (KOO'-chur) and win the third major championship of his career. He won by three shots — the same...
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United States' Mallory Comerford, Kelsi Worrell, Katie Ledecky, and Simone Manuel, from left, attend the ceremony after winning the gold medal in the women's 4x100-meter freestyle final during the swimming competitions of the World Aquatics Championships in Budapest, Hungary, Sunday, July 23, 2017.(AP Photo/Michael Sohn)
July 23, 2017 - 2:54 pm
BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — Katie Ledecky is off to a golden start at the world championships. Make it a double. The 20-year-old American star began an audacious week by winning a pair of gold medals Sunday on the opening night of swimming along the Danube River. She cruised to a dominating victory in...
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July 23, 2017 - 2:45 pm
GOLF-BRITISH OPEN Jordan Spieth wins third major SOUTHPORT, England (AP) — Jordan Spieth is the British Open champion. Spieth used a remarkable string of holes on the back nine to hold off Matt Kuchar (KOO'-chur) and win the third major championship of his career. He won by three shots — the same...
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United States' Katie Ledecky celebrates after winning the gold medal in the women's 400-meter freestyle final during the swimming competitions of the World Aquatics Championships in Budapest, Hungary, Sunday, July 23, 2017. (AP Photo/Michael Sohn)
July 23, 2017 - 12:59 pm
BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — Katie Ledecky claimed her first gold medal of the world championships Sunday, cruising to a dominating win in the women's 400-meter freestyle though she failed to break her own world record. As expected, the 20-year-old American pulled away on the very first lap and was...
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July 23, 2017 - 12:56 pm
GOLF-BRITISH OPEN Spieth briefly loses lead with wild shot SOUTHPORT, England (AP) — Jordan Spieth (speeth) is on a wild ride at the British Open. He briefly lost the lead to Matt Kuchar (KOO'-chur) thanks to a wildly errant tee shot that cost Spieth a penalty shot and led to a bogey on the 13th...
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