Serena Williams wins Wimbledon to tie Open era record with 22nd Slam title

7-9-2016 11-43-27 AMSerena Williams just keeps on making history and it’s hard to keep up. Here are 5 of her biggest feats.


West Indies wins Women’s World Twenty20

643xNx97fc15bad3f35ca99c496b58aaebf2ef-Women.jpg.pagespeed.ic.O-1ebC1CYYSet 149 to win, the Windies cruised to victory with eight wickets in hand thanks to a 120-run opening stand between captain Stafanie Taylor (59 off 57) and 18-year-old Hayley Matthews (66 off 45).

Boxer Ken Norton, who defeated Muhammad Ali, dies at age 70

Forty years after rising to the top of the boxing world and outdueling Muhammad Ali, Ken Norton lost his final fight — a battle following a stroke — at a Nevada medical facility, a friend said.

Nintendo’s Yamauchi dies aged 85

Hiroshi Yamauchi, who ran Nintendo for more than 50 years and led the Japanese company’s transition from traditional playing-card maker to video game giant, has died. He was 85.

Bored teenagers kills Australian College Baseball Player


Christopher Lane, an Australian who was on a baseball scholarship at East Central University in Ada, Okla. Lane was in Duncan, Okla., visiting his girlfriend, when he was shot and killed Friday, Aug. 16, 2013. (AP Photo/East Central University Communications & Marketing, Gina Smith)

An Australian man attending an Oklahoma college on a baseball scholarship was shot and killed in what police described Monday as a random act of violence by three "bored" teenagers who decided to kill someone for the fun of it.

Son of former NBA player sentenced to 60 years for murder

Nickey Maxwell Van Exel.A North Texas jury has found the 22-year-old son of former NBA player Nick Van Exel guilty of murder in the shooting death of a longtime friend.

David Beckham retires from football

Farewell: Sportsmail exclusively revealed that David Beckham is bringing the curtain down on a glittering career that has spanned two decadesDavid Beckham has retired from football at the age of 38, bringing the curtain down on a glittering career, Sportsmail exclusively revealed today.

The former England captain, nicknamed Goldenballs, will hang up his boots after another trophy-laden season, this time winning the French league title with Paris St Germain.