Professional tennis player Brian Baker fights in tie-break win over No. 80 Daniel Evans in Kentucky Bank Tennis Championship. The tournament is one of many Baker has participated in this year during his comeback tour, after not playing since 2013. The Kentucky Bank Tennis Championship is also serving as practice for Baker as he ships out to Rio Olympics next week with Team USA.
Former Marshall County and Murray State standout Patrick Newcomb shot a bogey-free, 6-under par 66 to take a two-shot lead after the first round at the Kentucky Open at University of Louisville Golf Club in Simpsonville.
Keeneland announced Tuesday that Bob Elliston, executive vice president and COO of Breeders’ Cup Limited since 2012, will join the historic racetrack and sales company in the new position of vice president of racing and sales, effective Aug. 29.
AJ Stamps, a rookie defensive back from the University of Kentucky, was waived by the Browns to make room for wide receiver Josh Gordon. Gordon was reinstated by the NFL on Monday after missing all of last season because of a suspension.
Rory McIlroy took stock of his game and the shots required at Baltusrol and reached a most logical conclusion Tuesday. He believes the PGA Championship will be his best chance this year to win a major.
The final period of the summer for college basketball coaches to evaluate high school recruits ended Sunday, and UK Coach John Calipari spent much of the week in Las Vegas checking out a few of his top targets.
The 97th Kentucky Open Championship gets underway at the University of Louisville Golf Club in Simpsonville on Tuesday and the field is full of some of the state’s best golfers, including four members of the University of Kentucky men’s team.
Before the Chicago Cubs completed a trade for Aroldis Chapman, owner Tom Ricketts and president of baseball operations Theo Epstein decided they had to hear from the closer himself about a domestic violence allegation in the offseason.
Phil Mickelson is sharp in a lot of ways, but he's not Billy Casper, who seemed to be able to recall nearly every shot he ever hit. Or maybe he was such a great storyteller that he never let the details get in the way.