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ESPYS Win Ratings With Caitlyn Jenner, ABC

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The ESPY Awards, highlighted by Caitlyn Jenner‘s acceptance of a trophy for bravery, proved a ratings champion.

The telecast, which moved from its traditional ESPN cable home to a bigger stage with broadcast sibling ABC, drew 7.75 million viewers last Wednesday to rank as the most-watched ESPY ceremony ever, more than double the previous high of 3.6 million in 2006. 341 more words

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Caitlyn Jenner Accepts Courage Award At ESPYS, Promotes Acceptance

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Caitlyn Jenner accepted the Arthur Ashe Courage Award at the ESPYs on Wednesday night while urging acceptance for others who are transgender. 438 more words

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Tiger Woods Says He's Not Done Yet

Tiger Woods told a group of reporters Tuesday not to count him out just yet.

The golfer heads toward the British Open this week amid talk that he will never get back to the Tiger that once dominated the sport. 181 more words

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Serena Williams Wins 21st Major Championship in a Tough Wimbledon Match

LONDON (AP) — Game. Set. Serena Slam.

Serena Williams overcame a slow start, eight double-faults and a nervy finish to beat Garbine Muguruza 6-4, 6-4 on Saturday for her sixth Wimbledon title, fourth Grand Slam championship in a row and 21st major overall. 225 more words

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Serena Williams In 20th Grand Slam Final, Heading Toward History, Hanging With Drake

LONDON (AP) — Her game in high gear, history in the offing, Serena Williams is perfectly content to let everyone else talk about what a victory in the Wimbledon final would mean. 861 more words

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Serena Williams Defeats Maria Sharapova In Wimbledon Semifinals

A second “Serena Slam” is looking more and more likely by the match. Serena Williams defeated Maria Sharapova in the Wimbledon semifinals today.

Williams earned a comfortable win against Sharapova with her powerful return, dominating the match with cool ease against her unnerved opponent. 35 more words

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Serena Advances On Third Grand Slam Title This Year, Sharapova Up Next

LONDON (AP) — Even as Serena Williams piled up aces and groundstroke winners from all angles, even as she stormed through seven games in a row and 10 of the last 13 in yet another comeback, her Wimbledon quarterfinal against Victoria Azarenka never felt like a runaway. 729 more words

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