A day after world No. 1 Serena Williams suffered one of the worst losses of her career at the WTA Finals, second-ranked Maria Sharapova wasn't that much better. She fell to Petra Kvitova to slip to 0-2 in her group.
Serena Williams slams Russian tennis chief Shamil Tarpischev for his "insensitive, sexist and racist" remarks in describing her and sister Venus as the "Williams brothers" on a late night TV chat show.
He was the first man to win back-to-back double Olympic breaststroke titles, and now Kosuke Kitajima is hoping to inspire a new generation of Japanese swimming stars ahead of his home 2020 Toyko Games.
Russian tennis chief and IOC member Shamil Tarpischev apologizes Saturday for referring to Serena and Venus Williams as the "Williams brothers" during a TV chat show. He has been banned for a year and fined $25,000.