Your Top Plays for Today: AP's Sports Guide
--LISICKI ROLLS ON INTO UNPREDICTABLE WOMEN'S SEMIS AT WIMBLEDON
Germany's Sabine Lisicki keeps up the form that saw her beat Serena Williams and progressed to the women's semifinals at Wimbledon along with Agnieszka Radwanska, Marion Bartoli and Kirsten Flipkens.
--AUSTRALIANS THE FOCUS AT TOUR DE FRANCE
While Simon Gerrans took over the leader's yellow jersey at the Tour de France, his Australian compatriot, former winner and title aspirant Cadel Evans lost ground on two of his main rivals.
--CINCINNATI'S BAILEY THROWS A NO-HITTER
Cincinnati Reds pitcher Homer Bailey throws his second career no-hitter in the 3-0 win over the San Francisco Giants.
--RUSSIAN SHOWDOWN FOR HEAVYWEIGHT CROWN
The venue and the date have been fixed for Wladmir Klitschko's heavyweight title defence against Russia's Alexander Povetkin - Oct. 5 in Moscow.
---OLDER AND WISER USAIN BOLT WANTS TO DOMINATE SPRINTING THROUGH 2016
Usain Bolt set aside questions about his motivation during a recent form dip, saying he wanted to be the planet's dominant sprinter through the 2016 Olympics.
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- Sabine Lisicki
- Serena Williams
- Agnieszka Radwanska
- Marion Bartoli
- Simon Gerrans
- Kirsten Flipkens
- Cadel Evans