Witsel, Reus score late as Dortmund win in German Cup

BERLIN (AP) — Axel Witsel scored a dramatic equalizer on his debut and Marco Reus got the late winner as Borussia Dortmund beat Greuther Fuerth 2-1 in the German Cup on Monday. Dortm...

DFB chief regrets leaving Mesut Ozil to face racist attacks

BERLIN (AP) — The president of Germany's football federation wishes he had given Mesut Ozil more support against racist attacks following the controversy over the player's photo with Turkish President...

Lewandowski avoids Bayern embarrassment against amateur team

BERLIN (AP) — A fourth-tier team of amateurs held Bayern Munich scoreless for more than 80 minutes before Robert Lewandowski ended chances of an unlikely upset in the first round of the German Cup on ...

Duplantis sets U20 record at Euros; 3rd gold for Asher-Smith

BERLIN (AP) — The 18-year-old Armand Duplantis won a thrilling pole vault competition and British sprinter Dina Asher-Smith powered to her third gold medal at the European Athletics Championships on S...

Ingebrigtsen, 17, beats big brother for 1-2 finish at Euros

BERLIN (AP) — Norway's Jakob Ingebrigtsen had the joy of beating his older brother in a 1-2 in the men's 5,000 meters, and host nation Germany celebrated two more golds at the European Athletics Champ...

Ingebrigtsen, 17, follows brothers' example to win Euro gold

BERLIN (AP) — Following in the footsteps of his older brothers, 17-year-old Jakob Ingebrigtsen of Norway became the youngest winner of the European Athletics Championships men's 1500 meters on Friday....

Osakue makes discus final at European Championships

BERLIN (AP) — Only days after being injured in an apparent racist attack, Italian athlete Daisy Osakue reached the women's discus final at the European Athletics Championships. The 2...

Harting finishes 6th in final discus competition at Euros

BERLIN (AP) — Former Olympic discus champion Robert Harting bid farewell to his home fans by finishing sixth in his final competition, while Andrius Gudzius claimed gold for Lithuania at the European ...

TASTE OF THE TOUR: Pan-seared squid in the Basque Country

LARUNS, France (AP) — The Tour de France's penultimate stage is a time trial in the Basque Country, where pan-seared squid with Espelette peppers washed down with deep red wines contribute to the loca...

Ladies first: 13 female cyclists completing Tour de France

LOURDES, France (AP) — They ride before the start of each Tour de France stage. On the same 3,351-kilometer (2,082-mile) route. Every morning. Exc...

Dumoulin down to his last chance in Tour de France

PAU, France (AP) — The Tour de France is Geraint Thomas' race to lose with only one rider seemingly left with a slim hope of catching the Welshman. The last stage in the Pyrenees on ...

TASTE OF THE TOUR: Sheep stomachs and Roquefort in Millau

MENDE, France (AP) — The Tour de France travels through a region where the gastronomy is heavily influenced by sheep on Sunday, with stuffed sheeps' stomachs and Roquefort cheese just two of the local...

TASTE OF THE TOUR: Nutty pastry fingers in Mende

VALENCE, France (AP) — After a brief respite, the Tour de France heads for the heights again on Saturday when almond and hazelnut pastry fingers point the way for surviving riders through terrain feat...

TASTE OF THE TOUR: Truffle treasures in the Drome region

ALPE D'HUEZ, France (AP) — As the Tour de France's weary cyclists get some respite after three days scaling mountains, the race enters the terrain of a truffle that is so highly prized it's nicknamed ...

TASTE OF THE TOUR: Donkey ears on daunting Alpe d'Huez

LA ROSIERE, France (AP) — Lasagna named after a donkey's ears and a nip of Chartreuse liqueur await the cyclists of the Tour de France on their way up one of the race's famous summits. ...