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Comment - Wimbledon 2015: Heather Watson v Serena Williams

Every year Wimbledon provides the stage from where some of the finest tennis matches are played.   Yesterday evening we found ourselves on the edge of our sofas watching 23-year-old Guernsey Girl. 245 more words

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Here Are The Best Athlete Reactions To Gay Marriage Legalization

With the Supreme Court’s 5-4 decision on Friday morning, marriage is now a right that every consenting American can exercise, regardless of sexual orientation. This country just got a little more inclusive, and its people just got a lot happier. 289 more words

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'Equality For All!': Sports World Reacts To Gay Marriage Ruling

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — The Supreme Court made a landmark ruling in favor of marriage equality on Friday. Meanwhile, three of America’s four major pro leagues have yet to employ an openly gay athlete on a regular-season roster. 248 more words

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Chris Evert: Serena Williams Is the Greatest of All-Time

Serena Williams owns 20 Grand Slam singles titles, just four short of Margaret Court’s record 24, and two behind Steffi Graf’s 22. But one tennis legend—who has a cool 18 major titles herself—isn’t waiting for Williams to break the record to declare her the best women’s player ever. 303 more words

Tennis Anyone?

When describing what they like best about journalism, reporters often say they love the idea that they have the opportunity to ask anyone anything they want. 81 more words

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Caitlyn Jenner To Receive Arthur Ashe Courage Award At ESPYs

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LOS ANGELES (CBSMiami/AP) — Caitlyn Jenner has been in the news a lot over the past 24 hours after photos of her Vanity Fair magazine spread were made public. 231 more words

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H.S. Honor Roll: Pitchers toss gems for sectional titles

Vinny Valentino, Highland baseball — Valentino pitched a one-hitter in Highland’s Section 9 Class B championship win over Spackenkill.

LeShawn Thrasher, Webutuck baseball — Thrasher hit a game-tying… 587 more words

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